What is on in Brisbane in May

From mega Greek, comedy, cheese and writers festivals to Dawn French, Tom Gleeson and Geoffrey Robertson live, plus a huge shoe sale, some of the top things to do in May:

Brisbane Writers Festival is back with a page-turning program of over 150 live events, including author talks and
Susan Hill's acclaimed ghost story comes dramatically alive in Stephen Mallatratt's brilliant stage adaptation
Lord Mayor's Photographic Awards are back for 2024 so get busy snapping - entries close 4pm Friday 7 June
Don't miss Broadway legend, television and film star, Audra McDonald, when she performs at QPAC in May
Join Geoffrey Robertson KC, one of the world's great legal minds, live on stage when he comes to Brisbane for one-night-only
Brisbane’s premier racing carnival, The Star Stradbroke Season is back with six thrilling racedays including
What better way is there to enjoy a free movie than under the stars at your local park on a mild Brisbane evening
A new, must-see, musical based on the incredible true story of the Australian inventor of the black box flight recorder
Australia’s most iconic Greek Festival returns to Musgrave Park this weekend for a huge 2-day celebration of all things Greek
Brisbane's must-visit European chalet-inspired riverside igloo bar is back with three new luxe dining offerings
A tender and exquisite monologue written and performed by actor, dancer & Logie Award-winner Thomas Weatherall
The Farm Gate to City Door Scenic Rim Market returns to Breakfast Creek Lifestyle Precinct for another fantastic day of
Roll up, roll up! Circus Fun House has announced additional shows for the upcoming winter school holidays
Find career opportunities for all ages at Queensland's biggest careers and employment expo over two huge days
The Queen of British comedy returns to Brisbane this week with her one-woman stand-up show
Vertigo’s Sunday Brunch is live just in time for Mother’s Day, offering a thrilling one-of-a-kind experience at
Brisbane's biggest and best ladies shoe sale is back for 3 days only, with over 2,000 pairs priced from just $20
These fiendishly-fun films take a look at how iconic cinema has influenced our views of science and humanity
Queensland's biggest Buddha Birth Day celebration returns to the Chung Tian Temple for 3 huge days of festivities
Camerata along with Australian guitar virtuoso Karin Schaupp will perform an inspiring concert of classical music
Don't miss ARIA-nominated, award-winning Indigenous singer and songwriter Emma Donovan when she performs at
Brisbane's biggest little country show offers affordable, family-friendly entertainment across 3 jam-packed days
One of Australia’s favourite comedians is bringing his brand new show to Brisbane for an hour of non-stop laughter
Treat Mum like the queen she is at Brisbane Quarter with a seafood buffet, yum cha lunch, elegant high tea, or
Grammy-nominated Korean pianist Joyce Yang returns to Brisbane by popular demand performing works by Tchaikovsky and
The National Photographic Portrait Prize 2023 is a fascinating, free exhibition on display at the State Library
Planes, Trains and Autos returns to the City of Ipswich for 3 adrenaline-charged days including thrilling displays and
Immerse yourself in the moonlit streets of Verona with artists from some of the worlds leading ballet companies
Park Vibes returns to Victoria Park on Jun 15 for another fantastic afternoon of free live music, delicious food, and
Learn how to go green when Brisbane’s favourite sustainable living festival returns to Victoria Park on Sunday
More than 130 comedians will descend on Brisbane, with over 300 hilarious events happening across 4 iconic venues
Queensland Choir, Brisbane Chorale & Brisbane Symphony Orchestra combine for this much-loved annual event
The highly anticipated Terra Firma 'Fire to Table' immersive dining experience is a feast for all of the senses
This unmissable one-man comedy is a clever and witty portrayal of one of Australia’s most charismatic leaders
Treat your mother to an unforgettable Mother's Day High Tea in the splendid surrounds of Old Government House
Terraces Restaurant brings the vibrant flavours of Mexico to Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort with a mouthwatering menu of
Brisbane’s popular free fitness program at South Bank offers a range of outdoor health & well-being classes for all
Inspired by floral motifs, Museum of Brisbane's fantastic exhibition spans a myriad of mediums
A celebration of the powerful, ethereal, and deeply beautiful artworks by one of Australia's most revered contemporary artists
Say thank you to Mum this Mother's Day by treating her to a delicious buffet breakfast or lunch in beautiful bush surrounds
Celebrate Autumn with three-tiers of seasonal sweet and savoury treats while enjoying sweeping ocean views
Museum of Brisbane's new Artist-in-Residence, Hiromi Tango, will create a vibrant, sculptural arrangement of flowers
The Handmade Markets are back on Saturday, June 1 with an array of stalls featuring unique handcrafted items
Gathering is a free Indigenous performance, happening in Brisbane's Queen Street Mall every Wednesday at noon
Australia's favourite cheese festival kicks off this Friday for 3 huge days at the Brisbane Showgrounds

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Learn to make sustainable choices one LEAF at a time
This southside market has become a cult favourite
Unique wonders, secret adventures and hidden thrills
Criminal Conversations is an electrifying live true crime show
Experience the magnificent stage show spectacular
A must attend event for all parents-to-be
Laternenfest is a fantastic family outing celebrating all things German
Seven Oaks Day is a sophisticated celebration of fillies, fashion & more
Get ready to slay because PrideFest is back baby

LEAF 2024

Learn to make sustainable choices one LEAF at a time when Queensland’s largest sustainability festival returns on Sunday, June 2
LEAF 2024

Top Things to Do May 31-Jun 2

From the Brisbane Writers Festival, eco fair, dining extravaganza & Government House Open Day to a popup rooftop igloo bar & new Italian pasticceria
This Weekend May 31 - Jun 2

What's on in June in & Around Brisbane

From an iconic motor fest and writers festival to Bangarra Dance, Elvis on stage and a German lantern fest, here's what's on in June
What's On in June 2024
Roll up, roll up! for some school holiday fun