What’s on in Sydney in May, 2012

May starts with Pittwater Food and Wine Fair on May 6st.  Bring your picnic rug and enjoy the live music at the beautiful scenic setting adjacent to the waterways of Pittwater.

VIVID Sydney

Sails, Vivid Sydney 2009

If you love photography you must visit Head On Photo Festival. Events this year are spread across Sydney from the CBD extending, north, south, east and west. Aside from traditional venues such as art galleries and museums, exhibitions and events were set in less formal venues such as cafes, pubs and Centennial Park. Festival stars on4th of May.

13-14 of May Open Weekend celebrates redesigned Australian galleries with a festival of free events. Over 60 events including performances, workshops, films, family activities and talks reveal the astonishing diversity of art born from our distinctive Australian culture and landscape.

On 20th of May Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon is held. It is Australia’s largest and most prestigious half marathon and you still have time to join it. This year introduced one lap course.

At the end of May will start one of most colorful festivals in Sydney – Vivid Sydney 2012. It starts on 25th of May and for two weeks you can enjoy impressive light projections, performances from local and international musicians as part of Vivid LIVE and a free outdoor exhibition of interactive light sculptures.