Start your Festival night right with a free gig from great local talent.
Every night from 6.30pm as you kick back in Festival Park waiting for your show to start, you can enjoy great tunes from some of the shining stars of the NT music scene.
We kick off our opening weekend with the Top End’s most exciting new jazz outfit, The Changes, playing classic swing and cool jazz.
Old favourites the Alice Springs World Chamber Orchestra are back (Sat 7 Aug), to delight classical music lovers with their Central Australian take on some of the world’s best loved music.
Songwriter Alice Cotton (Tue 17 Aug) transforms the mundane in the everyday to hit you with the depth and breadth of her storytelling.
Johnny Cash meets Jim Morrison meets Muddy Waters in the hands of guitar and drums blues duo The New Savages (Fri 20 Aug).
There’s something new to discover every night – or a local favourite to enjoy! And on the weekend you can check out dancing from local groups as part of Dancing in the Park.
Music, NT Artist
Darwin Symphony Orchestra
Sat 21 AugBuy Tickets
DSO deliver classical favourites and a dynamic cross-cultural collaboration
Fri 6 - Sun 8 AugBuy Tickets
A delicious and delectable interactive exploration of life, love, identity and trauma