What’s on in Byron Bay

Looking for new and exciting experiences on your Byron Bay holiday? There’s always something happening in this coastal town! 
Keep up to date with local events and immerse yourself in everything our beachfront community has to offer.
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May 13-16th, 2021

Byron Bay Comedy Festival

Byron Bay Comedy Festival will be held at the Byron Bay Surf Club located at  Bay St, Byron Bay on the 13th – 16th of May 2021.

The Surf Club transforms into a swanky Comedy Club providing visitors with the chance to eat, drink and laugh in a beautiful space with a wonderful view.

The program runs from Thursday evening Opening Party to Sunday night and offers a variety of shows; with primarily Stand Up Comedy but also workshops, games, activities, conversations & discussions. The common thread is fun, smiles & laughter.

May 21-30th, 2021

Byron Underground Film Festival

The Byron Underground Film Festival is one of Australia’s newest film festivals, focusing on innovative, experimental, independent and ground-breaking cinema from around the world.

Set amongst three exciting Byron Bay venues the Byron Underground Film Festival is dedicated to finding and sharing the world’s best underground films.

June 19th, 2021

Byron Music Festival

An all-ages, community, live music event that embodies the spirit of Byron Bay by showcasing 100% local talent. Featuring over 50 acts across multiple stages throughout the CBD, a music industry conference, street food markets, installations and much more.

BMF is a reinvigoration of the Northern Rivers live events industry and an opportunity for the whole community to come together and celebrate our incredible music scene.

August 6-8th, 2021

Byron Writers Festival

For three days in August, 140 writers and thinkers will come together in Byron Bay to ponder the power of stories and the written word in shaping who we are. Now in its 24th year, Byron Writers Festival has become famous for its relaxed and friendly vibe, open-air beachside location and compelling conversations spanning a mix of genres including music, art, environment, philosophy, health, politics, human rights and of course memoir and fiction.

September 4th, 2021

Sample Food Festival

Sample a taste of Northern New South Wales is the premier food event for Northern NSW. It takes place on the 1st Saturday in September at the Bangalow Showgrounds, Byron Bay.

Foodies from far and wide have the opportunity to sample the best food and beverages Northern New South Wales has to offer.

November 19-21th, 2021

Splendour in the Grass

Considered to be Australia’s biggest winter music festival, Splendour has evolved from a boutique one day festival held at Belongil Fields on the outskirts of Byron to a three day extravaganza of big name bands a new Australian music now held at North Byron Parklands, a dedicated site 15 minutes north of Byron.

Take off into the Splendour universe and you’ll uncover so much more than music. A cosmos of cool, crazy and captivating adventures awaits you at North Byron Parklands.