Enlighten Festival

Join us at Enlighten Festival 2024

Enlighten Illuminations
1-11 March

Lights! Canberra! Action! 
8 March
Canberra Day
11 March
Canberra Balloon Spectacular
9-17 March

The Enlighten Festival 2024 will take over the city with a program packed with diverse and exciting events and entertainment.

With many events to enjoy, see Enlighten Festival bring Canberra to life with culture and creativity this autumn.

Check out highlights from Enlighten 2023

See more Enlighten Festival highlights in our Image Gallery.

We acknowledge the Ngunnawal people as traditional custodians of the ACT and recognise any other people or families with connection to the lands of the ACT and region. We wish to acknowledge and respect their continuing culture, and pay respects to Elders past and present.