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Vivid Sydney is transforming The Rocks with light, music and ideas.

26 May to 17 June
6pm-11pm
The Rocks, NSW, 2000
www.vividsydney.com

Vivid Sydney is transforming The Rocks with light, music and ideas. The festival that dazzles Sydney is back for its ninth year for 23 days and nights. From Friday 26 May to Saturday 17 June, Vivid Sydney will turn the city into a gigantic outdoor art gallery, alive with colourful light design.

Right at the heart of the action is The Rocks. Here, you can discover playful, thought-provoking installations along the Vivid Light Walk, witness the spectacular lighting of the Opera House sails, or immerse yourself in invigorating talks at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA).

Take time out for refreshments in one of The Rocks’ renowned cafes, restaurants or bars. Then, shop under the stars for eclectic, speciality wares at The Rocks Night Markets.

It’s a joyous extravaganza—the biggest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. Gaze upon large-scale light installations and projections. Hear performances by some of the best musicians in Australia and the world. Sink your teeth into a smorgasbord of creative ideas, discussion and debate.

Visit vividsydney.com for full details.

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Feast on piping hot pizza just out of the oven or the best gozleme you’ve ever tasted at Playfair Street’s food stalls. Stop off on your way along Vivid’s Light Walk to fill up on delectable gourmet fare, including juicy burgers, handmade gelato and artisanal chocolate. With plenty of seating available, it’s the perfect place to rest, replenish and soak up the atmosphere.

Live street music will lure you in to shop under the stars at our eclectic range of specialty stalls. There’s something for everyone, from fashion by emerging designers to handmade jewelry, beautiful fabrics, organic candles and skin treatments, children’s toys and even gifts for your pets. Enjoy a meal and a browse in the markets before continuing on your Vivid journey, sated and content.

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