Brisbane Events Calendar

Welcome to the Brisbane Kids Event Calendar, your ultimate guide to discovering the most fantastic family-friendly events and activities in Brisbane and South East Queensland. Whether you're seeking weekend festivities, school holiday events, or want to make every day an adventure, we've got you covered with what's on near you.

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The Butterfly Man of Kuranda: The Dodd Collection

Queensland Museum Grey St & Melbourne Street, South Brisbane

The Butterfly Man of Kuranda: The Dodd Collection A precious collection of insects will go on display at Queensland Museum from 28 July 2023 until 14 April 2024 in an […]

Free

Natalya Hughes The Castle of Tarragindi

Children's Art Centre, QAGOMA Stanley Place, Cultural Precinct, South Bank

Natalya Hughes The Castle of Tarragindi Australian artist Natalya Hughes creates paintings, textiles, sculptures and installations informed by decorative and ornamental traditions. A way in which she does this, is to […]

Free

Insect Agency

Queensland Museum Grey St & Melbourne Street, South Brisbane

Insect Agency Insects are everywhere, in a mind-blowing diversity of shapes, colours and species. This brand new exhibition, developed by Queensland Museum, will explore the surprising variety of ways insects […]

Free

I, Object

Caboolture Regional Art Gallery 4 Hasking St, Caboolture

I, Object considers the many complex relationships Indigenous Australian artists continue to have with objects – from the histories informing their creation to the social and cultural consequences of their […]

Free

Lyndon Davis: Djagan Yaman

Caboolture Regional Art Gallery 4 Hasking St, Caboolture

Born and raised on the Sunshine Coast, Lyndon Davis is an internationally acclaimed Kabi Kabi artist, educator and cultural performer. Djagan Yaman translates as ‘Country calling’. This exhibition presents paintings, […]

Free

Christmas Putt Putt

Victoria Park 309 Herston Road , Brisbane

Christmas Putt Putt ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and before you know it, the festive cheer will be spreading far and wide! Get ready to jingle all the way […]

The Enchanted Garden

Roma Street Parkland Roma Street, Brisbane

The Enchanted Garden The Enchanted Garden presented by Royal Caribbean transforms Roma Street Parkland into a spellbinding illuminated landscape, inviting park-goers to embark on a fantastical quest within a dazzling […]

Junior Curators: Mysterious Realms

Ipswich Art Gallery d'Arcy Doyle Place (between Brisbane and Limestone Streets), Ipswich

Junior Curators: Mysterious Realms Step into a world of wonder as Junior Curators: Mysterious Realms unveils its enchanting exhibition. This extraordinary experience has been crafted with the creativity of our […]

Free

Rearranged: Art of the Flower

Museum of Brisbane Lv 3, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide St, Brisbane City QLD 4000, Brisbane

Rearranged: Art of the Flower Opening on Saturday 25 November 2023, the Rearranged: Art of the Flower exhibition at Museum of Brisbane (MoB) invites you to revel in the abundant […]

Celebrate Christmas at the Village | Albany Creek

Albany Creek Village 700 Albany Creek Road, Albany Creek

Win Prizes, Send Letters to Santa, and Capture Memories Are you ready to embrace the spirit of Christmas? Albany Creek Village has lined up an exciting array of festive activities […]

Free

Christmas at South Bank 2023

South Bank South Bank, Brisbane

Experience the magic of Christmas at South Bank from 1 December – 23 December as Brisbane’s most iconic precinct bursts to life with festive entertainment and activities that will surprise […]

Christmas on Queen

Queen Street Mall Queen Street, Brisbane

Christmas on Queen Enjoy the magic of Christmas in Queen Street Mall with daily pop-up performances and roving entertainment that’s sure to delight all ages. The festive performances and entertainment […]

Free

Christmas Wonderland in the City

Uptown Quuen Street, Brisbane

Uptown is making ‘going to town’ into a special occasion again, bringing all the sparkle of the season back to the Queen Street Mall and Brisbane City this December with a […]

Free

Christmas Tiny Doors

Brisbane CBD Starts at corner of Elizabeth and George Streets, Brisbane

Christmas Tiny Doors Embark on a joyful adventure as you discover the six Christmas-themed tiny doors sprinkled throughout The City! Each handmade door is a merry tribute to the holiday […]

Free

Fairy Tales

GOMA Stanley Place, South Bank

Fairy Tales Exclusive to Brisbane, the ‘Fairy Tales’ exhibition explores how fairy tales from across the world have held our fascination for centuries through art and culture by showcasing the […]

Fairy Tales Cinema : Truth, Power and Enchantment

QAGOMA Stanley Place, South Bank

Fairy Tales Cinema : Truth, Power and Enchantment Fairy Tales: Truth, Power and Enchantment’ is presented in conjunction with GOMA’s blockbuster summer exhibition ‘Fairy Tales’. This free cinema program presents […]

Free

Brisbane Arcade Markets- Christmas on the Mall

Queen Street Mall Queen Street, Brisbane

Brisbane Arcade Markets- Christmas on the Mall Experience the holiday cheer as Brisbane City comes alive with delightful Christmas markets. Discover and shop for the perfect gifts from your favourite Brisbane […]

Free

St Nicholas Precinct

Nicholas Street Precinct Nicholas Street, Ipswich

St Nicholas Precinct Celebrate the wonder of Christmas as the revitalised urban heart of Ipswich dazzles with a spectacular lighting installation along with live entertainment, festive food and market stalls. […]

Free

The Lott by Golden Casket City Hall Lights

King George Sqaure Adelaide St, Brisbane City

The Lott by Golden Casket City Hall Lights Make sure you do not miss the Lott by Golden Casket City Hall Light Spectacular. This amazing and beautiful show will entertain […]

Free

MoB School Holiday Fun

Museum of Brisbane Level 3, Brisbane City Hall (Adelaide and Ann Street), Brisbane

Get creative at Museum of Brisbane with a range of low-cost and free activities on throughout these school holidays. Workshops start from Friday 8 December and run until Sunday 21 […]

Jurassic World by Brickman®

Queensland Museum Grey St & Melbourne Street, South Brisbane

Jurassic World by Brickman® An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making. Get ready for an immersive adventure like no other as Ryan 'Brickman' McNaught re-imagines Jurassic World, the blockbuster franchise from […]

Brisbane Oddities & Curiosities Expo 2023

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Merivale St, South Brisbane

Brisbane Oddities & Curiosities Expo 2023   For Lovers of the Strange, Unusual & Bizarre... The Oddities & Curiosities Expo! For the first time in Brisbane, Australia! The Oddities & […]

Bush Christmas Under the Stars

The Tivoli Drive-In 50 Coal Road, Chuwar

Bush Christmas Under the Stars Welcome to Bush Christmas Under the Stars at Tivoli Drive In, your local community entertainment precinct. Gates open at 3pm and we have a jam […]

Free

Caboolture Christmas Carols

Centenary Lakes Park Centenary Lakes Park, Caboolture

Caboolture Christmas Carols Tis the festive season in Moreton Bay, and it's the perfect time to embrace the holiday spirit! Join us for the second installment of our four signature […]

Free

Redcliffe Christmas Twilight Markets

Redcliffe Parade Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe

Redcliffe Christmas Twilight Markets Redcliffe Parade will be transformed once again into a Christmas Wonderland on Saturday 9 December 2023 as the Redcliffe Twilight Christmas Markets take over!  Get that […]

Free

Christmas on the Plains

Waller Park waller rd, Browns Plains

Christmas on the Plains will feature FREE: - children's crafts - animal farm - pony rides - face painting - rock climbing wall - bungee trampolines - multicultural performances - […]

Free

Government House Christmas Light Display

Fernberg- Government House Baroona Rd, Bardon

Government House Christmas Lights Christmas Lights are back on at Government House with a spectacular free display that will be open to the public nightly from 6.45pm - 8.15pm on […]

Free

State Library School Holiday Fun

State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Bank

Your adventure awaits at Holiday fun! Let your imagination soar on an awe-inspiring journey at State Library these school holidays.  Keep your kids entertained with a wide range of free […]

Cross River Rail Experience Centre Free Holiday Activities

Cross River Rail Experience Centre Level 1, 151 Elizabeth St, Brisbane

Cross River Rail Experience Centre Free Holiday Activities Looking for something to keep the kids busy during the summer holidays? Why not try out the Cross River Rail Experience Centre’s […]

Free
Ongoing

Art Collection Up Close: Free Art Activities for Kids

redcliffe art gallery 1 Irene Street, Redcliffe

Art Collection Up Close: Free Art Activities for Kids Come one come all, all kids big and small to Art Collection up close these school holidays! Visit Redcliffe Art Gallery […]

Free

City of Logan Christmas Carols

Kingston Butter Factory Cultural Precinct Kinston Butter Factory Cultural Precinct - Butterbox Theatre

City of Logan Christmas Carols The City of Logan Christmas Carols is the city’s biggest annual Christmas event, celebrating the magic and joy of the festive season. Get in the […]

Free

Bribie Island Christmas Lights Boat Parade

Bribie Island Canals Bribie Island, Qld

Bribie Island Christmas Lights Boat Parade Head along to Bribie Island and grab a spot along the canal to view the annual Bribie Island Christmas Lights Boat Parade where boats […]

Free

We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed due to wet weather and other events. Let us know at info@brisbanekids.com.au.