Perth City

Top 5 Summer Events in Perth

Summer in Perth is thriving with fun events for all ages. Here are our top 5 summer events to look out for.

1. Sundown Sessions – Saturday 5th December 2015

Australian folk and indi duo Angus and Julia Stone take centre stage alongside special guests at Sundown Sessions, where you can enjoy the music in the perfect beachside setting complete with sun lounges, deck chairs, cushions and options of antipasto delights.

Sundown Sessions
Image via Sundown Sessions Website.

Website | Port Beach, Port Beach Road, North Fremantle


2. Symphony in the City – Saturday 12th December 2015

Join in on an audience of thousands under the stars for the West Australian Symphony Orchestra’s annual outdoor event, free to the community by the City of Perth.

Symphony in City
Image via We Love Perth Facebook Page

Website | Langley Park, Riverside Drive


3.Perth Speed Fest – Sunday 13th December 2015

speed fest
Image via Perth Speed Fest Facebook Page

Action packed, adrenaline-fueled day of speed with some of the biggest names in Australian motor sport in action, including Daniel Ricciardo. Showcases historic, classic and modern cars, motorbikes and all things motor sport.

Website | Perth Motorplex, Anketell Road. Kwinana


4. Wonderland Festival – Saturday 19th December 2015

Offering bespoke bars, markets, gourmet food , art and live music. Will be a lively and fun event not to be missed.

Wonderland Festival
Image via Wonderland Festival Facebook Page

Website | Langley Park, Cnr Plain St & Hay St


5. Slide The City – Saturday 30 January 2016 – Sunday 31 January 2016

There will be 300 meters of slick vinyl to brighten up our Perth city streets. A family friendly slip and slide water party, with live music, food, drinks and plenty of water to keep you hydrated.

Slide in city
Image via Slide The City website.

Website | Plain St, East Perth

There’s lots of activities happening in Perth during summer. Enjoy the silly season with our Top 6 Picnic Spots in Perth article for ideas on where you can relax and have a bite to eat. Keen for the beach? Take a look at our Best Northern Beaches in Perth blog for our recommendations. Hungry? We give you our favourite 5 Best Tapas in Perth guide.