Vivid Sydney
Light Walk | Markets | Live Music

Vivid Sydney

Experience dazzling light installations, stroll through The Rocks Markets, dance to free live music and connect with others in a series of new socialising events. 
Friday to Sunday

The Rocks Markets

Experience The Rocks Markets at night as they illuminate with stunning lights. Savour delicious food and drinks, shop local artisan wares and dance the night away to local DJs, bands and more. 

What's On

24
May
15
Jun
Free Live Music at Vivid Sydney
Light up your night with free live music. This curated line up includes everything from R&B to funk, pop and soul.
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24
May
15
Jun
Night Picnic at Vivid Sydney
Step into a world of enchantment under the starry skies of Vivid Sydney with Night Picnic Under the Bridge!
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02
Oct
26
Mar
Laneway Cinema at The Rocks
Heritage surrounds, hot slices of pizza, classic films, starry skies, bean bags and a FREE movie screening - this is not your average movie night!
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Local's Guide

Top 3 Bars to View Vivid Sydney
Vivid Sydney transforms the city into a luminous wonderland, and The Rocks offers some of the best vantage points to enjoy this spectacular festival.
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How to get to Vivid Sydney
Plan your hassle free trip to The Rocks for Vivid Sydney 2024.
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A trio of new cafés hits The Rocks
The Rocks welcomes three new cafés, each with a story brewing. From Irish fare to artisan coffee, find your next favourite spot.
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Treat the ladies in your life with gift ideas for her in The Rocks
You can do better than flowers and chocolate! Use our guide to buy her something she’ll treasure.
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Drinks with a view - these are The Rocks’ best rooftop bars
Under the sun and beneath the stars, these are The Rocks’ best rooftop bars.
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The best waterfront restaurants in The Rocks
A Sydney harbour view is the perfect side to delicious food and drinks so we’re dishing up the six best waterfront restaurants in The Rocks!
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Discover Sydney's Most Beautiful Restaurants
Sydney is the world’s most beautiful city. And the most stunning part? It’s got to be The Rocks.
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Inflation-busting beverages: The best happy hours in The Rocks
It’s 5pm, you’re clocking off and it’s time to put your feet up. Why not raise a glass this happy hour?
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The best cheap eats in The Rocks
Bacon sandwiched in buttery brioche buns. Fried chicken doused in spicy sauce. Pizzas dripping with hot mozzarella. You can’t beat cheap eats.
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Savour Playfair Street
Discover fresh, fast, delicious food at The Rocks’ new foodie hub.
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The best places to dine & drink outdoors in The Rocks
Get out, grab a drink or a bite and soak in the sun at The Rocks’ best alfresco dining venues.
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North Sandwiches & Burgers
Enjoy gourmet sandwiches, burgers, and salads with fresh bread with flavourful fillings at great value.
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We acknowledge the Gadigal people of the Eora nation as the First Peoples and Traditional Custodians of this land. We offer our respect to their Elders both past and present.