Best Melbourne Events in May 2017

The weather is cooling down but there is no shortage of events on in Melbourne this month. Here is a rundown of the best Melbourne events this May.

Good Beer Week

May 12th – 21st

Good Beer Week is so good they couldn’t fit it into just one week. This 10 day long festival features 270 beer-related events. There are food and beer pairings, tastings, Q&A sessions, and much more. Sign us up! Check out the calendar and find out more here.

Big Vegan Market

May 13th

Melbourne is the vegan capital of Australia, so it’s no wonder that it hosts the biggest and best vegan festivals. The Big Vegan Market is sure to be a hit with over 100 stalls of food, drinks, fashion, craft and skincare. The market is being held at the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton. Entry is free, and you can find out more here.

Legoland Adults Only Night

May 25th

The Legoland Discovery Centre is opening up its doors to adults! Legoland is normally kids-only but is hosting an adults-only night where you can check out MINILAND Melbourne, challenge the Master Model Builder and compete in build competitions for prizes. If you don’t manage to get tickets, don’t despair because they will be running adults-only events every month. Buy tickets here.


All month

The hit musical Aladdin has just opened in Melbourne. It’s entertaining, it’s ostentatious, and it features the catchy songs from the movie that you know and love. Aladdin is one of the largest productions in Australia, featuring a cast of 37 and over 300 costumes. It’s sure to be one of the best Melbourne events. Aladdin is currently playing at Her Majesty’s Theatre and prices start at $50. Find out more and buy tickets here.