No one can misrepresent the fact that Sydney is a hub of premiere events and festivals. With stunning beaches, wonderful weather, friendly locals, and a thriving culture, the city is pure magic. You can surf and swim at the beaches, explore wildlife at the royal Botanic Garden or just get yourself tanned somewhere. If you are planning a trip this September 2018, don’t forget to choose coach hire in Sydney for a comfortable ride to attend these handpicked events.
The Taste of Coogee Food & Wine Festival
It’s a wild celebration of food and wine, as the favourite food festival of Sydney is back for a 2-day event to be held on the 1st and 2nd of September at the Coogee beach. Showcasing local fare and talent, there will be numerous delicacies, cafes and restaurants on display. The day promises to be full of action, with full-on entertainment, including foodie shows and cooking demonstrations. You will also be entertained by a group of local musicians turning on the symphony.
Father’s Day Car Show & Family Day 2018
On Sunday, the 2nd of September, the Belgenny Farm will be hosting a Father’s Day event with the famous buffet lunch, delicious food, kid’s activities, live entertainment and a car show. The region has the most important collection of farm buildings in the country, and the Family Day gives you a chance to enjoy a wide array of activities, including butter making, cow milking, sheep shearing and dog demonstrations. Kids can have their faces painted, ride a pony or visit a petting zoo.
Pop-up Globe – A Festival of Shakespeare
It’s time to experience Shakespeare like never before, as the Pop-up Globe kicks off on the 5th of September. It’s a replica of the London’s historic Globe Theatre, with the show featuring the wonderful trickery of the Jacobean era with dance, music, stage acrobatics, hand-forged armoury, fake blood galore, gruesome battles, riotous comedy and over 450 beautiful period costumes. It is set in a supernatural world where murder is the quickest way to the top, and the haunting tragedy discovering the physiological and physical effects of political ambition.
Passione Italiana Show
The 10-piece FORZA Italia Showband is bringing their inventive brand of Italian entertainment on the 7th and 8th of September. The show will be led by 4 powerful and talented singers who deliver an extraordinary celebration of modern Italian music. You will be treated to 2 hours of Italian songs, including folk, rock and pop classics. The showband aims to take Italian-Australian cultural entertainment to a different level. Backed by 10 highly experienced professional musicians, it is a must-see powerhouse Italian showband.
Park Feast Food Truck Festival
On popular demand, the Park Feast is returning to Bella Vista Farm where you can expect dessert stations, food trucks, amusement rides and entertainment. This year the event is going to be bigger and better with a fabulous line-up of entertainment on offer. Come along with friends and family to explore a wide selection of delicacies. There will be more than 30 trucks to sample; from burgers and BBQ meats to luscious desserts. A great range of amusement rides including pony rides, dodgem cars and roller coaster will be adding to the festive atmosphere.
Festival of Children’s Literature – WestWords
Famous authors come together for a lovely weekend full of food, market stalls and free entertainment. You can bring your own picnic rug and relax in the garden blooming with spring florals. Some of the notable authors speaking are Deborah Abela, James Roy, Oliver Phommavahn, Matt Cosgrove, Libby Gleeson and Jacqueline Harvey. The festival taking place on the 15th and 16th of September coincides with the hundredth anniversary of the famous children book, The Magic Pudding by Norman Lindsay. You will be surely entertained with a special display of illustration and a staged reading from the book.
Wilkins Fair Day 2018
Wilkins Fair Day is an amazing day out for the family to be held on the 16th of September. There will be sideshow alleys, crafts, fantastic entertainment, great food and rides. There will be plenty of things for the entire family to do at this fair. Some of the food stall options include sausage sizzle, Vietnamese, Greek, Indian, Malaysian, Falafel Wraps, Nachos, Tandoori Chicken Wraps, Japanese and Pulled Pork Rolls.
Essential Baby & Toddler Show Sydney 2018
Toddlers and babies thrive when they receive care, and one way of doing it is to use the latest products that ensure a healthy upbringing. The 3-day event starting the 21st of September will celebrate its 10th birthday at the International Convention Centre. There will be loads of fun entertainment for the kids, while the parents can enjoy browsing through more than 200 stalls showcasing the best brands for toddler, baby, as well as pregnancy stages. Some popular brands include Aussie Wipes, Baby & Toddler Town, Bio-Oil, Dyson, Maxi Cosi and Redsbaby.
St Ives Medieval Faire
Sharpen your blade, sparkle your armour and prepare for glory, with the exciting St Ives Medieval Faire due to be held on the 22nd and 23rd of September. This would be an amazing recreation of day-to-day life in Medieval Europe. People from all across the country will come together to re-enact the event to make sure you have an interesting experience travelling back in time. At this exciting event, you will see Crusader tournament and the Viking battle, along with full flight Birds of Prey Centre demonstrating hawking and the smoke of muskets filling the air. Other key highlights include customized special edition ales & mead, long table gourmet feasts and crusaders clash for honour.
Suitcase Rummage Sydney 2018
As the saying goes, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. The Suitcase Rummage scheduled to be held on the 30th of September is a good chance to grab some handmade bargains. You will find everything here, from bric-a-brac to vintage to jewellery. This is an excellent way to do some sustainable shopping, as you come along with your friends and family.