Sydney Festival | Pier One Sydney Harbour Hotel

January 9 -27 | Sydney

Every January, Sydney Festival enlivens and transforms Sydney with a bold cultural celebration based on the highest quality art and big ideas.

The program is kaleidoscopic in its diversity, from burlesque circus to New York rap to Russian theatre; from contemporary dance to family programs to traditional Indigenous arts practice. In all, the program comprises around 300 performances and around 100 events performed by over 1,000 artists in at least 20 venues each year. Inclusive programming, a broad range of free events and accessible pricing policies for the ticketed shows means that Sydney Festival is open to all, welcoming Sydneysiders and visitors from wherever they live. Throughout January the Festival Garden is home to the Spiegeltent with a captivating program of burlesque and music which makes the most of the summer nights in the atmospheric setting of Hyde Park and Paradiso at Town Hall heaves with the energy of bands and DJs until late at night. The 2014 Sydney Festival program has launched! Marked by exceptional dance, theatre, music, and film, Sydney city will come alive in January. The program introduces a wide range of creative talents making their Sydney debuts, as well as welcoming back some old Festival friends. This and so much more makes for a Sydney Festival celebration that is not to be missed. Make sure you’re in town this summer! Discover more… Pier One Sydney Harbour will be delighted to welcome attendees to this artistic event. Have a look at our Sydney accommodation offers and get ready to enjoy Sydney this summer!