What's On

Vivid Sydney is an annual creative festival bursting with creativity, innovation and technology, inviting visitors to come out to play. The world-renowned festival illuminates the city of Sydney with mesmerising art displays and 3D light projections, with an eclectic line-up of musical performers, thought-provoking talks and workshops from some of the world’s greatest minds.

What's On Vivid Sydney Light
What's On Vivid Sydney Light

Light

Vivid Sydney illuminates the city with glowing light installations in Sydney’s public spaces and vibrant projections veiling the city’s iconic architecture on the edge of the harbour, including Circular Quay, The Rocks, Barangaroo and Darling Harbour.

What's On Vivid Sydney Music
What's On Vivid Sydney Music

Music

Vivid Music pulls back the curtain on Sydney’s unexpected soundscape of electrifying live performances with our 2021 line up. In secret spaces and famous places, fresh artists blaze bright new trails in the music world and music icons shine.

What's On Vivid Sydney Ideas
What's On Vivid Sydney Ideas

Ideas

Beyond the luminous streets, Vivid Ideas hosts an array of thought-provoking talks and deep-dive discussions with some of the world’s greatest minds, innovators and creatives. Play with new ways of thinking, be curious about the ‘next’ and radically challenge your perspective.

What's On Vivid Sydney Programs

Programs

Vivid Ideas hosts thought-provoking talks and deep-dive discussions with some of the world’s sharpest minds and future shapers. Play with new ways of thinking. Be curious about what’s ‘next’ and radically challenge your perspective. In 2021 – we celebrate the mavericks and the misfits of the world – people who refuse to conform, who challenge the status quo and drive real change.