Horse riding competition near Pullman Melbourne on the park

WHAT’S ON IN MELBOURNE: THE BEST EVENTS IN MELBOURNE

Perfectly located in the heart of the East Melbourne sports and entertainment district, Pullman Melbourne On The Park is the ideal destination for an unforgettable stay. It is convenient to all the most important spots, venues and attractions in Melbourne where you can be part of the thrilling activities that this city has to offer, all year round.

If you are planning to attend an event in Melbourne, Pullman Melbourne on the Park has everything you are looking for. 

No matter what you like to do, there is a diverse range of attractions, activities and things to do throughout the city. Below, you will find a list of what’s on in and around Melbourne. For more recommendations or assistance with arranging tours, tickets or transportation, please visit the Pullman Melbourne On The Park Concierge team.

 

crowded Rod laver court near Pullman Melbourne on the park

AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2022

JANUARY 2022

This January, the biggest stars of tennis descend on Melbourne for the city's annual two-week party: The Australian Open. It's an event that the players seem to love just as much as the fans. Just ask Roger Federer, who once dubbed the tournament "The Happy Slam"

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wicket keeper & batsmen near Pullman Melbourne on the park

ASHES 2021

26 - 30 DECEMBER 2021

Experience England vs Australia at the cathedral of cricket for Melbourne's Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Be there for an Ashes that won't be forgotten and extend the experience by staying at Pullman Melbourne on the Park where you can enjoy the view of the MCG from your own room and walk across to the event.

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portrait of man gazing taken at Pullman Melbourne on the park

TAME IMPALA

12 - 13 DECEMBER 2021

Legendary psych-rock phenomenon Tame Impala is embarking on their biggest ever tour of Australia.

Led by multi-instrumentalist Kevin Parker, Tame Impala have established themselves as one of the most astounding live acts around. A meditative, light-infused party of psychedelic euphoria, their live experience is world renowned - impressing at prestigious headlining slots such as Coachella, Glastonbury, Primavera, and Splendour in the Grass.

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Keith Urban concert poster near Pullman Melbourne on the park

KEITH URBAN THE SPEED OF NOW WORLD TOUR

10 - 11 DECEMBER 2021

Keith Urban’s live shows are legendary, as unpredictable as they are explosive and with the addition of Birds of Tokyo, The Speed of Now World Tour is shaping up to be one of the year’s most anticipated tours. Not only will the tour feature all new state-of-the-art production, it will debut brand new music from Urban’s #1 album The Speed of Now Part 1.

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F1 race in albert circuit near Pullman Melbourne on the park

GRAND PRIX 2021

18 - 21 NOVEMBER 2021

Since 1996 the Grand Prix has been held at the Albert Park Circuit in Melbourne and is the second oldest surviving motor racing competition in Australia. After a chaotic 2020, see the action packed event return in full swing. Book your accommodation at Pullman Melbourne on the Park.

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Guy Sebastian portrait taken at Pullman Melbourne on the park

GUY SEBASTIAN

10 NOVEMBER 2021

Australia’s very own Guy Sebastian will perform at Margaret Court Arena with a collection of his biggest smash hits including Bloodstone and global hit Battle Scars, as well as brand new music from the T.R.U.T.H. album. Positioned directly opposite the venue, Pullman Melbourne on the Park is the closest five star hotel to the concert making it the perfect accommodation for attendees.

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Guns N Roses music band near Pullman Melbourne on the park

GUNS N ROSES

11 NOVEMBER 2021

The American hard rock band from Los Angeles, California, will bring their massive Australian stadium tour to Melbourne, performing live at the iconic MCG (Melbourne Cricket Ground), just a moment's stroll from Pullman Melbourne on the Park. The hotel is the closest five star hotel to the concert and accommodation is still available so get in quick before we sell out.

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hoarse race in Flemington near Pullman Melbourne on the park

MELBOURNE CUP CARNIVAL

31 OCTOBER - 7 NOVEMBER 2021

The Melbourne Cup Carnival is not just a horse race; it’s a four-day celebration of sport, fashion, food, wine, betting and fun for the entire family.

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Moulin Rouge the musical near Pullman Melbourne on the park

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL

13 AUGUST - 26 DECEMBER

Enter a world of romance, glamour, grandeur and glory!

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WWE live poster near Pullman Melbourne on the park

WWE AT ROD LAVER ARENA

29 JULY 2021

WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) Live is scheduled to return to Melbourne in July 2021 for one electrifying night of action packed entertainment on at Rod Laver Arena.

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