What’s On Hobart

Events in Hobart

Wondering what's on in Hobart, today, tomorrow, next week, and next month? Make the Grand Chancellor Hotel Hobart your go-to source for all the latest and most exciting events happening in this vibrant city. Whether you're a local or a visitor, there's always something happening in Hobart to keep you entertained.

From cultural festivals and art exhibitions to live music concerts, food and wine tastings, and outdoor adventures, you'll find a diverse range of events to suit every taste and interest. Explore the bustling Salamanca Market, immerse yourself in the city's rich history at various museums and heritage sites, or take part in thrilling outdoor activities like hiking on Mount Wellington or sailing on the picturesque harbor.

Stay up-to-date with the hottest gigs, theatre performances, and sporting events that will make your time in Hobart unforgettable. Our comprehensive calendar ensures you won't miss any of the action, so keep checking back to discover new experiences and plan your next adventure in this lively and captivating city!

Hobart International Tennis match at Domain Tennis Centre near Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
Hobart International Tennis

Hobart eagerly anticipates the return of International Tennis to our city in 2025, and you can be a part of the excitement. Experience breathtaking views of Hobart as you cheer on your favourite WTA players at the 2025 Hobart International.

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Dark Mofo is the annual Winter festival hosted by the team at MONA (the Museum of Old and New Art). Always held in June to coincide with the winter solstice, this year’s event will be held on the 13th – 23rd June 2024.
It’s slightly scaled back for 2024 but this energetic and eclectic festival celebrates traditional winter solstice rituals and raises questions on ancient and contemporary mythology, humans and nature, religious and secular traditions, birth, death, and renewal.

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Street Eats @ Franko

Enjoy the awesome vibes of a downtown night market at Franklin Square! It's all about tasty bites and getting your groove on, for a fantastic Friday night.

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Poster of Tasmanian Wine Festival at Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
Tasmanian Wine Festival

Don't miss the chance to experience the best of Tasmania's vineyards, local products, and entertainment all in one location! The Tasmanian Wine Festival offers heart-warming wines, live music, and masterclass sessions for an unforgettable wine discovery experience.

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Woman holding a Champaign glass in the End of Year Christmas Party held at Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
Ultimate End of Year Party

This is the perfect opportunity to bring your team along to celebrate the end of the year with your favourite party people!

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Close-up of a decorated Christmas tree in a Christmas Day Dinner at Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
Christmas Day Dinner

Join us for a memorable Christmas Day Dinner at Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart. Let us take care of everything while you relax and enjoy a delicious meal. The dinner starts at 5:30 pm and includes a Tasmanian Beverage Package.


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Aerial perspective of numerous yachts taking part in Hobart Yacht Race near Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

Join the excitement of the iconic Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race as yachts arrive in Hobart from 28th December onwards. This challenging ocean race attracts sailing enthusiasts from around the world and showcases Australia's stunning coastline.

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A man enjoying the Taste of Summer Festival fireworks near Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
Taste Of Summer

Savour the flavours of Tassie's best food and beverages at the Taste of Summer festival on Hobart's waterfront. With over 80 stalls to explore, it's the perfect place to enjoy a long, lazy summer day with family and friends.

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