What's happening in Perth this March

Shot of the Tea Rooms at Cottesloe Beach taken from the water

With the warm weather sticking around, there's plenty of reasons to get out and about this March, including Sculptures by the Sea, Brazilian Beach Carvanal, Holi, St Patrick's Day Parade, and plenty of food markets.

March 6-7 | Tim Minchin - BACK

After selling out his national tour and receiving rave audience reviews across the country earlier this year, internationally renowned, award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, Tim Minchin is coming back with his award-winning show, BACK.

Billed as “Old Songs, New Songs, F*** You Songs”, BACK includes a set list of material from all corners of Minchin’s eclectic repertoire, and will show at Crown Theatre. More info and tickets.

March 6-23 | Sculptures by the Sea

The largest free sculpture exhibition in the word, Sculptures by the Sea is returning to Cottesloe Beach for its 16th annual exhibition. Don't miss this beautiful display, on every day from March 6 to 23. More info.

March 7 | 'Blend Brew Love' Tea Blending Workshop

Love tea and have a creative side? Come along to The Tea Crowd's tea workshop where head tea blender Jodie will share her knowledge about how to create your own delicious tea blends. You'll get to create your very own tea blend creation to take home and enjoy, plus learn some basic blending tips to DIY herbal, green and black teas. Get your tickets now to avoid disappointment.

March 7 | Brazilian Beach Carnaval

Brazilian Beach Carnaval dances its way back to Scarborough Beach, bringing a true taste of Rio de Janerio! Brought to you by the Scarborough Beach Association, KINN & Co. and SambOzzy, this free community event celebrates the true beauty of the Brazilian culture, bringing together delectable South American food and drinks, vibrant music, traditional performances and live entertainment. Strap on your dancing shoes and get ready to party the night away with Perth’s Brazilian community! More info.

March 7 | Perth Japan Festival 2020

Enjoy Japanese food, cultural exhibitions and experiences at Perth Japan Festival. Experience traditional music, clothing, martial arts and dance demonstrations, plus plenty of delicious Japanese foods and goods from 11am to 7pm at Elizabeth Quay. More info.

March 7-8 | Coogee Live

Coogee Live is a vibrant, weekend-long, summer community festival that celebrates Cockburn. With cooking classes, live music, mermaid performers, acrobats, and more set up on the beautiful Coogee coastline, there's plenty for the whole family! More info.

March 8 | Holi 2020

Holi, the festival of colours, is celebrated in every part of India and now Langley Park! A celebration of the triumph of good over evil, the day will include plenty of colour, water guns, fun rides and delicious food! This is a smoke and alcohol-free family event, fully catered by Indian restaurants. More info.

March 11 | The Darkness

The Darkness are coming to Metropolis Fremantle! With a repertoire which boasts hits like ‘I Believe In A Thing Called Love’ and ‘Love Is Only A Feeling’, it's no wonder The Darkness have been hailed for their flamboyant and unforgettable live performances.

The Darkness are touting their new studio album, Easter Is Cancelled, which was released to rave reviews. More info and tickets.

March 11 - April 12 | Alliance Française French Film Festival.

2020 welcomes both a new decade and the 31st edition of the Alliance Française French Film Festival! This beloved event will once again unveil a thrilling selection of contemporary French cinema, guaranteed to captivate and stimulate audiences around Australia.

Presented by the Alliance Française in association with the Embassy of France in Australia and Unifrance Films, the 2020 season screens at Luna on SX, the Windsor and Camelot Outdoor Cinema. More info and program.

March 12-14 | Over the Fence Comedy Film Festival

Over the Fence Comedy Film Festival aims to celebrate new and independent filmmakers, their comic masterpieces and their excellent sense of humour. Over the Fence Comedy Film Festival offers a refreshing challenge to people’s ideas of ‘what comedy is’, giving audiences a whole new experience of the way in which funny stories can be told. More info, program and tickets.

March 14 | Cambridge Street Festival

Cambridge Street is once again set to be transformed into a dynamic community space, with live entertainment, pop up market stalls, amusement rides, children’s entertainment, circus performers and loads of community group participation.

There will be plenty of delicious treats to eat and drink, and free fun for the whole family. More info.

March 14 | St Patrick's Day Parade 2020

Put on your favourite green outfit and get ready to celebrate everything Ireland! The St. Patrick's Day Parade returns to the streets of Leederville March 14 and is set to be a great night out. More info.

March 14-15 | Pick of the Valley

Pick of the Valley is a celebration of the producers and the produce coming out of the world-famous Swan Valley, and an opportunity to gain an insight into the journey of each morsel before it reaches your table.

Live the life of a grower on their daily routine, taste unreleased and cellared premium wine vintages, join hands-on masterclasses and leave feeling completely indulged! More info.

March 17 | Aubin Grove Twilight Market

The Aubin Grove Twilight Market is back and it's bigger and better than ever, with lots of fun for the whole family! With plenty of food trucks, lots of market stalls and entertainment, grab a picnic blanket and come on down! More info.

March 21 | Castaway Whitfords Beach

Castaway is coming to the mainland! With headliners With What So Not, Golden Features, Slumberjack, Motez, Wafia, Tina Says and Gnrley, it's set to be a great day out, set at Perth’s gorgeous Whitfords Beach. More info and tickets.

March 25 - April | The Night Noodle Markets

Yagan Square is set to sizzle for 12 food-filled nights from with The Night Noodle Markets making their highlight anticipated return. Local favourites Fry’d and Kumokumo will be joined by stallholders from around the country including Hoy Pinoy, Gelato Messina, Wonderbao, Bangkok Street Food, Twistto, Flying Noodles, Teppanyaki Noodles, Shallot Thai, @Roll Up, Waffleland, Raijin, Poklol x Puffle, Donburi Station and Bao Brothers. Entry is free and dogs are welcome. More info.

March 27 & 28 | Perth BeerFest

BeerFest will take festival-goers on a journey of beer and food discovery, exploring rare brews, beer and food pairings, plus exclusive festival brews, ciders, cocktails and boutique spirits from around the country. Australian electronic dance group Art vs Science will be headlining at Langley Park, with plenty of entertainment all day. More info and tickets.

March 28-29 | Perth Vegan Expo

The Perth Vegan Expo celebrates the benefits of a vegan lifestyle, encouraging peaceful activism, a range of talks, workshops and cooking demos from a number of inspirational and talented vegans. If you're a practicing vegan or want to learn more about the movement, this is the event for you! More info and tickets.

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1 Mar 2020

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