Midsumma Westside

January 21, 2024

- February 11, 2024

Midsumma Westside returns this summer with another full program of exciting events taking place across Melbourne’s west during Midsumma Festival, Australia’s premier queer arts and cultural festival 

You are bound to be spoilt for choice with the largest Midsumma Westside program the west has ever seen! With 21 separate events taking place from 21 January to 11 February across four local government areas, the Midsumma Westside program has festivities for everyone to enjoy. 

Make sure you check out the full program below to see what’s on offer. 


Events in Maribyrnong

Don’t miss out on the exciting shows happening in Maribyrnong:  

Queer Comedy Gala

Date: Thursday 25 January at 8.00pm

Location: Pride of our Footscray Community Bar, 1/86-88 Hopkins St, Footscray

Visit the Queer Comedy Gala page for more information


Magic Men of Summer Risque Revue

Date: Saturday 27 January at 7.30pm

Location: Pride of our Footscray Community Bar, 1/86-88 Hopkins St, Footscray

Visit the Magic Men of Summer Risque Revue page for more information.


Womxn of Comedy

Date: Tuesday 30 January at 7.30pm

Location: Pride of our Footscray Community Bar, 1/86-88 Hopkins St, Footscray

Visit the Womxn of Comedy page for more information.


All-Star Pride Drag Bingo

Date: Friday 2 February at 7.30pm

Location: Pride of our Footscray Community Bar, 1/86-88 Hopkins St, Footscray

Visit the All-Star Pride Drag Bingo page for more information.


Fanny & Friends

Date: Saturday 3 February at 7.30pm

Location: Pride of our Footscray Community Bar, 1/86-88 Hopkins St, Footscray

Visit the Fanny & Friends page for more information


The Story Keepers

Date: Saturday 3 February at 11am and 2.00pm and Sunday 4 February at 11am and 2.00pm

Location: Bluestone Church Arts Space, 8A Hyde St, Footscray

Visit The Story Keepers page for more information


Fish Amethyst

Date: Wednesday 7 February – Saturday 10 February at Wed-Sat 7pm | Sat 2pm

Location: Bluestone Church Arts Space, 8A Hyde St, Footscray

Visit the Fish Amethyst page for more information


First Nations Drag Festival

Date: Thursday 8 February at 7.30pm

Location: Pride of our Footscray Community Bar, 1/86-88 Hopkins St, Footscray

Visit the First Nations Drag Festival page for more information


Drag Trivia

Date: Saturday 10 February at 5.00pm

Location: West Footscray Library, 539 Barkly St, West Footscray

Visit the Drag Trivia page for more information