The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival 2015!

The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is famous all around the globe. The event is a celebration of cultural diversity and local customs, with several high profile events taking place in the weeks leading up to the amazing street parade. For all those tourists who are unaware of the festivities on offer, here’s a round-up of everything that’ll be going on this February and March…

The vibrant Parade...

The vibrant Parade…

Fair Day- Sunday 22 February 2015. A well-known festivity and community event, the Mardi Gras Fair Day is the best way to acquaint oneself with Sydney’s amazingly vibrant LGBT community. Often attracting tens of thousands of visitors, Fair Day brings together the best in live music, shopping and artisan food. So be sure to make it along to Victoria Park and enjoy the party!

The Harbour Party- Saturday 28 February 2015. Taking place in the Royal Botanical Gardens, the Harbour Party is a friendly event designed to thrill and entertain even the most seasoned party-goers. Offering plenty of sunshine and incomparable surroundings, the huge festival brings together the best DJs and musical performers. Guests will no doubt have an amazing time.

The Sunset Cruise- Tuesday 3 March 2015. Another of the season’s most interesting social events, the Sunset Cruise is a locally renowned highlight of the Mardi Gras roster. Patrons can enjoy unrivalled views of the harbour, as well as world-class catering and entertainment. The all-night party continues after dark, with top-quality Djs spinning into the wee small hours.

The Parade- Saturday 07 March 2015. Not to be missed, Sydney’s Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade is a street-festival like no other. The event has to be seen to be believed, with participants often marching in jaw-dropping style. It’s a vibrant and always rewarding party that prides itself on inclusion and openness, so be sure to make it along to this iconic Australian event.

Each year, the Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras invigorates the city and captures the attention of visitors and locals alike. It really is a once-in-a-lifetime Aussie experience and a cultural event that shouldn’t be missed!


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