Our festivals and events
We host a number of major festivals and events throughout the year.
Check the upcoming events page to see what's on.
City of Kingston Awards
Presented annually in May during National Volunteer Week
City of Kingston Awards include Kingston's Citizen of the Year and Community Group of the Year Awards.
Saturday 21 October 2023 - Keeley Park Reserve in Clayton South
Our community groups come together to enjoy a fun day out with family and friends.
With free amusements, games, live performances and more, this free family event has something for everyone.
Carols by Kingston
Sunday 10 December 2023 - Bicentennial Park in Chelsea
Your favourite carols, fabulous performers, amazing food and spectacular fireworks, that’s Carols by Kingston.
This free community event is one not to be missed.
Saturday 2 + Sunday 3 March 2024 - Peter Scullin Reserve in Mordialloc
Mordi Fest is Kingston’s premier festival, showcasing big acts and upcoming local performers across four stages.
Featuring live music and DJ performances, delicious food, craft beers and wine and lots of kids activities.
Kingston Women of the Year
Celebrating the outstanding contributions that women make to Kingston's industry, community, and society.
Returning to Kingston Heath in 2024!
Enjoy a day out with your favourite furry friend, register your pets and wander our specialty stallholders.
This free, pet friendly event is a favourite for families and pet owners alike!
Vendor and performer applications
Our festivals and events feature a fantastic mix of musical performances, children’s entertainment plus a diverse range of food and beverage stalls.
Vendor applications have now closed for our 2022-23 major festivals.
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