Major Events

Liverpool City Council proudly hosts a variety of major events and festivals throughout the year, as well as hundreds of exhibitions, community events, workshops and hands-on activities at Casula Powerhouse Arts CentreLiverpool Regional Museum and Liverpool libraries.

The following major events celebrate the best of Liverpool’s vibrant multicultural identity through food, arts, culture and heritage.

Date:  Tuesday 31 December 2019
Time:  7pm – Midnight
Venue:  Grand Flaneur Beach, Chipping Norton

From the very best of international cuisines to local stalls, a dedicated carnival zone with fun rides, family entertainment and spectacular firework displays at 9pm and midnight – Liverpool’s FREE lakeside celebration is the place to be on New Year’s Eve. Gates open at 5pm.

Spectators watching a New Years Eve fireworks show.

Date: Sunday 26 January 2020 
Time: 5pm – 10pm
Venue: Woodward Park, Liverpool

Australia Day is a cherished celebration for thousands of people who have come to call Liverpool home. Join us for a fun family day out with free entertainment, international cuisine and a mega firework display. Gates open at 4pm.

Three children at an Australia Day event.

Date:  Saturday 18 April 2020
Time:  TBC
Venue:  TBC

Food festival Liverpool on a Roll celebrates the city’s multicultural community, showcasing international bites and beats in a beautiful parkland setting. Food trucks and stalls sell tasty treats presented “on a roll”, so visitors can expect to try bao, banh mi, burritos, burgers and more. There is also live entertainment, giveaways, garden games, an open-air arcade and a pop-up beer garden.

Date:  10 – 14 July 2019
Time:  9am – 8pm
Venue:  Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Powerhouse Road, Casula

This week-long festival features a variety of paid and free events that bring thousands of children and their families to Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre for hands-on fun and learning through art and craft, film, theatre, dance, music and more.

Visitors viewing an exhibition at the Casula Power House Arts Centre.

Date:  Saturday 8 August 2020 
Time:  6pm – 11pm
Venue: TBC

As one of south west Sydney’s premier black-tie events, the evening combines fine dining with live entertainment, dancing and fundraising fun, serving as a wonderful opportunity to network with like-minded locals.

The 2019 fundraising recipient was the Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, with funds raised going towards their student learning programs.

Guests having dinner at the yearly black-tie event.

Date:  Late August 2020
Time:  2pm – 9pm
Venue:  TBC

This signature CBD event celebrates the city’s multicultural success in a one-night street fiesta that combines a tantalising array of food, live music and performances, markets and plenty of art into a feast for the senses, bringing plenty of colour and energy to different corners of Liverpool city centre each year.

Visitors enjoying ice cream at a night stall.

Business Opportunities 

Our major events provide the perfect opportunity for organisations, businesses and media to align their brands with ours as sponsors or partners. We also regularly seek expressions of interest from performers, stallholders and volunteers.

Visit our Expressions of Interest page for details or contact our Events team:

Photography & Videography Notice 

PLEASE NOTE – in order to record Council's major events and promote Council’s activities, Council staff will be taking photographs and filming during these events. Photos and footage may be used on Council’s website, Facebook page, Instagram page and other social media.

Photos and footage may also be shared with media outlets, or used in promotional material for future events and corporate documents.

You have the right to access your personal information. If you would like your images removed from Council’s platforms, please contact Council’s communications department at or call 1300 36 2170.