Cultural Events & Festivals

Tall trees, calm white sandy beaches, ribboning vineyards, natural amphitheatres and bustling main streets combine with sunny days and starry nights to provide the perfect setting for cultural events and festivals.

Music, art and cinema all make an appearance on the festival calendar and the events range from major concerts to smaller gigs, screenings and performances.

The arts and culture scene in Your Margaret River Region is thriving, which is attracting international and national artists and creating our own. Check out the cultural festivals and events calendar.

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Margaret River Region Open Studios

Margaret River Region Open Studios 2021

11 September 2021 - 26 September 2021

The Margaret River Region Open Studios is set for Spring 2021. From 11 to 26 September 2021, a record 140 artists will be opening their studio doors to provide art lovers with the chance to meet the artists, peruse orginal artworks and of course purchase…

View Liv Vardy’s latest exhibition of paintings on show during Open Studios.

Liv Vardy – Artist In Residence & Exhibition @ JahRoc Gallery

23 September 2021 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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JahRoc Galleries welcome Liv Vardy into the gallery during the 2021 Margaret River Region Open Studios (MRROS) as Artist in Residence. For the fourth year in a row Liv Vardy will grace our gallery as JahRoc’s artist in residence during the bustling Open Studios where…

Dunsborough Art Soc. Spring Exhibition

25 September 2021 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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The Dunsborough Art Society is holding a “Spring Art Exhibition with exciting new paintings by several well-known artists.  (Watercolour, Acrylic, Oil, Pastels and more are on display.). The Exhibition will open on Saturday 25th September until 30th September from 10am until 5pm, but closing on…

Strings Attached: The West Australian Guitar Festival 2021

8 October 2021 - 10 October 2021

Back for its highly anticipated second year, Strings Attached: The West Australian Guitar Festival  will return to Margaret River for three amazing days this October The 2021 festival features an incredible line-up of Australian guitar talent spanning a range of genres. Festival goers will be able…

Menopause The Musical ® At Margaret River Heart

Menopause The Musical ®

16 October 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the original New York and Las Vegas hit Menopause The Musical® is coming to Margaret River this October! Inspired by a hot flush and a bottle of wine, Menopause The Musical® is a celebration for women who are on the brink…

Dance of Life

23 October 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Celebrate the joy of dance with a specially choreographed performance by some incredible local dance talent. Dance of Life is a performance celebrating the art of Dance in many different forms - from classical ballet and Spanish dancing to more contemporary expressions. World renowned dance…

MR Heart DADS Dance Makers Collective

DADS – Dance Makers Collective

9 November 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dance Makers Collective have discovered a secret underworld of Dad dancing, and to create their new show they’ve called in the experts, their Dads. Interviewing and dancing with their Dads revealed secret headphone and tambourine routines, African Dance lovers, 1960’s garage party dancing and so…

A Taste of Ireland - Margaret River

A Taste of Ireland – Margaret River

20 November 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

‘A Taste of Ireland―The Irish Music & Dance Sensation’ comes to Margaret River for the first time with a performance that is ‘Celtic―for this generation’. Laugh, cry and jig into the night with a show that has entertained thousands. Hot off its premiere New York…

Karnidale Festival

15/01/2022 - 16/01/2022

Held over two days in January, Karnidale (formerly the Western Australian Circus Festival) is set in the unique and picturesque surrounds of Karridale. The festival features an incredible line-up of international circus cabaret, comedy stars, and live bands from all over the world. Enjoy an…

World of Musicals at Margaret River HEART

World of Musicals at Margaret River HEART

04/04/2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

The Musical Gala with an international cast brings London’s West End and New York’s Broadway return to Australia with a brand-new show. The World of Musicals brings the very best of musical theatre to life. This incredible production is a wonderful revue of all your…


08/06/2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Rebel is a live circus rock tribute to the original rebel, David Bowie. Stage dive into the mosh pit for a night of live music, glittering glam rock, phenomenal acrobatics, breathtaking aerials and spectacular heart stopping sideshow. Live music combined with circus and comedy brings…

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