If you are looking to immerse yourself in Launceston life there are plenty of events to keep you busy. There are many things that Launceston does well and staging great events to suit all interests is definitely one of them. From live music events, to food festivals, to sporting events and even the local school fair there is always something happening to keep you entertained and having fun. 

  • Launceston Parkrun

    Launceston Parkrun is a free to enter timed 5km run, held every Saturday at 9am. Organised and run by a team of volunteers this event is designed for those who love to run. The course is run around the beautiful Inveresk Precinct.

    Inveresk Precinct, Launceston Visit event website
  • Harvest Launceston Farmers’ Market

    Every Saturday morning the Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market brightens a quiet inner city car park and brings the farm gate to you. Meet the farmers, connect with locals and feast your eyes on baskets brimming with Tasmania's freshest seasonal produce, artificial hormone-free meat, organic dairy, artisan bread and pastries, bright summer berries or blushing autumn apples.
    Savour a locally roasted coffee and taste your way around our foodie State at this vibrant weekly event before collecting a myriad of premium produce, cool-climate wines, artisan ciders and home-made preserves for the journey home.
    Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market is held every Saturday from 8.30am until 12.30pm at 71 Cimitiere Street (car park opposite Albert Hall), Launceston 8:30am to 12:30pm every Saturday.

    71 Cimitiere Street (car park opposite Albert Hall) Visit event website
  • Lennon Legend: The Songs of John Lennon @ Club 54

    Vanguard Bookings present Lennon Legend: The Songs of John Lennon. $10 entry.

    Club 54, 35 Cameron St, Launceston Visit event website
  • Launceston International

    The Launceston International is a fortnight-long tournament in the Australian Pro-Tour Series. The tournament brings tennis' rising stars to Launceston to compete for World Ranking points and $50,000 in prize money.

    Launceston Regional Tennis Centre Visit event website
  • Liz Stringer and Van Walker LIVE at FRESH

    Liz Stringer and Van Walker, two of Australia's most respected singer-songwriters, come together to trade song-for-song in an intimate acoustic show of stories and harmony.  Don't miss this opportunity to see these powerful and engaging performers at the top of their game. Doors at 7pm. $15 entry.

    Fresh Cafe, 178 Charles St, Launceston Visit event website
  • Shark Puncher + Adventurers + Lennin Mkarthey + Vastra (DJ Set) @ Club 54

    Vanguards Bookings presents Shark Puncher, Adventurers, Lennin Mkarthey and Vastra (DJ Set). $10 entry.

    Club 54, 35 Cameron St, Launceston Visit event website
  • Launceston Parkrun

    Launceston Parkrun is a free to enter timed 5km run, held every Saturday at 9am. Organised and run by a team of volunteers this event is designed for those who love to run. The course is run around the beautiful Inveresk Precinct.

    Inveresk Precinct, Launceston Visit event website
  • Harvest Launceston Farmers’ Market

    Every Saturday morning the Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market brightens a quiet inner city car park and brings the farm gate to you. Meet the farmers, connect with locals and feast your eyes on baskets brimming with Tasmania's freshest seasonal produce, artificial hormone-free meat, organic dairy, artisan bread and pastries, bright summer berries or blushing autumn apples.
    Savour a locally roasted coffee and taste your way around our foodie State at this vibrant weekly event before collecting a myriad of premium produce, cool-climate wines, artisan ciders and home-made preserves for the journey home.
    Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market is held every Saturday from 8.30am until 12.30pm at 71 Cimitiere Street (car park opposite Albert Hall), Launceston 8:30am to 12:30pm every Saturday.

    71 Cimitiere Street (car park opposite Albert Hall) Visit event website
  • Foley! + Max Goes To Hollywood + Skate Wounds + Isla Ka + Jack McLaine (DJ Set) @ Club 54

    Vanguard Bookings presents Foley!, Max Goes To Hollywood, Skate Wounds,  Isla Ka and Jack McLaine (DJ Set). $10 entry.

    Club 54, 35 Cameron St, Launceston Visit event website
  • Festivale

    Held annually on the second weekend in February, Festivale celebrates Tasmanian food and wine al fresco style in Launceston’s historic City Park. Festivale is one of Tasmania’s premier summer events, attracting around 35,000 patrons each year. More than 70 stalls offer patrons the opportunity to taste and savour highly renowned Tasmanian gourmet food, wine, beer and cider amid all the colour and fun of family entertainment dance, music and street theatre – provided by both local and interstate artists.

    City Park Visit event website
  • Launceston Parkrun

    Launceston Parkrun is a free to enter timed 5km run, held every Saturday at 9am. Organised and run by a team of volunteers this event is designed for those who love to run. The course is run around the beautiful Inveresk Precinct.

    Inveresk Precinct, Launceston Visit event website
  • Harvest Launceston Farmers’ Market

    Every Saturday morning the Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market brightens a quiet inner city car park and brings the farm gate to you. Meet the farmers, connect with locals and feast your eyes on baskets brimming with Tasmania's freshest seasonal produce, artificial hormone-free meat, organic dairy, artisan bread and pastries, bright summer berries or blushing autumn apples.
    Savour a locally roasted coffee and taste your way around our foodie State at this vibrant weekly event before collecting a myriad of premium produce, cool-climate wines, artisan ciders and home-made preserves for the journey home.
    Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market is held every Saturday from 8.30am until 12.30pm at 71 Cimitiere Street (car park opposite Albert Hall), Launceston 8:30am to 12:30pm every Saturday.

    71 Cimitiere Street (car park opposite Albert Hall) Visit event website