• 1 – 17 MARCH 2019

    ENLIGHTEN FESTIVAL

    The 9th annual Enlighten Festival is set to illuminate the capital

  • 1 – 10 March 2019

    ILLUMINATIONS

    See Canberra come to life after dark

  • 9-17 March 2019

    Canberra Balloon Spectacular

    Brighten your morning with a sky full of colourful hot air balloons

  • 11 March 2019

    CANBERRA DAY

    Celebrate Canberra’s 106th birthday in style

  • 10 March 2019

    SYMPHONY IN THE PARK

    Watch the sun set to the perfect soundtrack

  • 8 March 2019

    LIGHTS! CANBERRA! ACTION!

    Shining a spotlight on Canberra’s talented film-makers

  • 16 March 2019

    Hit 104.7 Skyfire

    Explosive magic lights up the night sky

  • City Lights

    Canberra’s city centre will sparkle with culture and creativity

  • ANU Precinct

    Enlightening minds to imagine, innovate and invent

There’s so much to EAT, SEE and EXPLORE at this year’s Enlighten Festival.

Over 17 days the nation’s capital will shine bright with culture and creativity.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

ILLUMINATIONS

ILLUMINATIONS

1 – 11 March
See Canberra come to life after dark.

CANBERRA BALLOON SPECTACULAR

CANBERRA BALLOON SPECTACULAR

9 – 17 March
Brighten your morning with a sky full of colourful hot air balloons.

CANBERRA DAY

CANBERRA DAY

11 March
Celebrate Canberra’s 106th birthday in style.

SYMPHONY IN THE PARK

SYMPHONY IN THE PARK

10 March
Watch the sun set to the perfect soundtrack.

LIGHTS! CANBERRA! ACTION!

LIGHTS! CANBERRA! ACTION!

8 March
Shining a spotlight on Canberra’s talented film-makers.

HIT 104.7 SKYFIRE

HIT 104.7 SKYFIRE

16 March
A flourish of fireworks set to a perfectly timed soundtrack caps off the weekend of festivities.

City Lights

City Lights

Canberra’s city centre will sparkle with culture and creativity

ANU Precinct

ANU Precinct

Enlightening minds to imagine, innovate and invent