2021 Mardi Gras Festival Guide

The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival is happening 19 February - 7 March 2021, packed with shows, music, cabaret, movies, talks, and plenty of surprises.

It all culminates in the once-in-a-lifetime COVID-safe Parade event at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Broadcast live on SBS and in front of a cheering crowd, it'll be Mardi Gras as a stadium event like you've never seen it before.

Check out what's happening and see stories from our community on what they RISE for.

Flip through the festival guide below, or download it as a PDF here.