2020 Brisbane Event Highlights

Important note: Event information may be out of date due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic with many events currently cancelled. Please confirm details with event organisers.

There’s always a lot happening in and around Brisbane – festivals, live music, major sporting events, exhibitions, conferences … and so much more.  Here’s a look at some of the great events coming up in Brisbane for 2020 (be sure to check back regularly for updates!).

January 2020 Brisbane Events

3 – 12 January 2020, ATP Cup & Brisbane International Tennis at Queensland Tennis Centre

10 – 26 January 2020, Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities – Brisbane

16 January 2020, Elton John: End of the Yellow Brick Road at Brisbane Entertainment Centre

February 2020 Brisbane Events

4 & 5 February 2020, Michael Buble at Brisbane Entertainment Centre

13 February 2020, Queen & Adam Lambert: Rhapsody Tour at Suncorp Stadium

21 February – 8 March 2020, ICC Women’s T20 World Cup at The GABBA

21 February – 22 March 2020, Brisbane Comedy Festival, Brisbane Various Venues

28 February – 1 March 2020, Mind, Body Spirit Festival at Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

March 2020 Brisbane Events

From 18 March 2020, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory the Musical at QPAC

27 – 29 March 2020, National 4×4 Boating and Fishing Expo at Brisbane Showgrounds

April 2020 Brisbane Events
5 April, Tour de Brisbane

May 2020 Brisbane Events

1 & 2 May, NRL Magic Round 1 & 2 at Suncorp Stadium

June 2020 Brisbane Events

6 & 7 June, Brisbane Marathon Festival

18 – 28 June, MELT 2020: Festival of Queer Arts and Culture at Brisbane Powerhouse

July 2020 Brisbane Events

4 July, Wallabies v Ireland at Suncorp Stadium

8 July, State of Origin Game 3 at Suncorp Stadium

August 2019 Brisbane Events

7 – 16 August, EKKA at Brisbane Showgrounds

September 2020 Brisbane Events

1 – 4 September, BIGSOUND Festival at Fortitude Valley

October 2020 Brisbane Events

Free real estate seminal hosted by Validum Institute

Brisbane International Film Festival – dates TBC

Oktoberfest dates TBC

Queen’s Birthday Public Holiday – 5 October

Brisbane Open House – dates TBC

World Travel Expo including Cruising – dates TBC

Good Food and Wine Show – dates TBC

November 2020 Brisbane Events

18 October to 18 November, ICC Men’s T20 World Cup at The GABBA

December 2020 Brisbane Events
Brisbane Latin Dance Festival – dates TBC

Queensland Ballet’s The Nutcracker – 11-19 December – QPAC

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC)
Brisbane Entertainment Centre (BEC)
*Note: Details of events correct at time of publishing, please check with venue or event organiser to make sure that dates/locations are current.

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC)
Royal International Convention Centre (RICC)

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