Enlighten yourself from the 2 March -18 March as the Enlighten festival returns to Canberra for its biggest year yet!
There’s so much to EAT, SEE and EXPLORE at this year’s Enlighten Festival, proudly presented by Singapore Airlines. Over 16 days the nation’s capital comes alive to celebrate the best events Canberra has to offer!
EAT to your heart’s content at the Enlighten Noodle Markets and food & drink precinct. A buzzing, atmospheric open-air Asian hawker market, with delicious food stalls to choose from.
SEE stunning architectural projections and installations, live music and performances locally produced films, spectacular hot air balloons in flight and mesmerising fireworks. See the Parliamentary Triangle come to life after dark. Witness thought provoking and moving large-scale projections on Australian Parliament House, the National Portrait Gallery, the National Library of Australia, the Museum of Australian Democracy, the National Gallery of Australia and Questacon.
EXPLORE the culture and creativity of our national attractions and vibrancy of our city’s two new arts and mind precincts, as they open their doors to host an array of exclusive events and surprising experiences. Explore the botanic gardens in a different light as the Australian National Botanic Gardens opens for Enlighten Festival 2018, Nocturnal visitors can learn the secrets of Night Photography or take a Light and Dark Night Tour.
At Canberra Short Term & Holiday Accommodation, we look forward to welcoming our guests for yet another year to celebrate this enchanting event. Book your accommodation with us now!