25 May 2024

Vivid Sydney 2024

Vivid Sydney is Australia’s largest festival of light, music, ideas, and food. Held from 24 May – 15 June 2024, Vivid Sydney invites visitors to step outside the every day into nights full of wonder.


Vivid Sydney 2024's theme Humanity invites us to look inside to find those things that make us human - love, kindness, compassion and creativity. Observe awe-inspiring light art; tune in to heartfelt music performances; expand your universe through fascinating conversations; and taste the diversity of the city. 


Whether you're a photography enthusiast, art lover, or simply seeking an unforgettable adventure with the family, Vivid Sydney at Darling Harbour is a must-see event.


Looking for the best way to get around Darling Harbour? Discover the best route to view all the Vivid Sydney light installations & experiences on the Light Walk Map.


VIVID FOOD - Vivid Fire Kitchen


Fire up your taste buds at Vivid Sydney Fire Kitchen the hottest new addition to the Vivid Sydney festival in Darling Harbour! The Goods Line will transform into a fiery haven, where international and local pitmasters showcase their flame-wielding talents.


VIVID MUSIC - Tumbalong Nights


Immerse yourself in the heart of Vivid Sydney at Tumbalong Park. This vibrant music festival hub comes alive with a stellar line-up of free live music across 12 nights, showcasing the best international and local talent.


VIVID LIGHTS - Hika Rakuyo


Be mesmerized by Hika Rakuyo, a breathtaking light and laser display inspired by a Japanese concept on transience. Watch a captivating story of native Australian flowers bloom across the night sky in an eight-minute holographic light and laser show.


VIVID MUSIC - Vivid Kids


Round up the little ones and start your Light Walk journey in Tumbalong Park at 5pm each Saturday during the festival as the stage lights up with FREE children’s acts ahead of a night of live music.


VIVID FOOD - Atelier Dining Experience


Witness the magic of Vivid Sydney from a front-row seat as Atelier by Sofitel Darling Harbour invites you to a truly unforgettable evening. Indulge in a specially curated four-course French-inspired menu, featuring the finest produce from leading NSW suppliers.