Bendigo Community Events
- Bendigo Farmers Market: Held every Saturday from 9am to 1pm at the Bendigo Showgrounds, the market offers a range of locally grown produce, free-range meats, baked goods and artisanal products.
- Bendigo Art Gallery exhibitions: The gallery hosts a range of art exhibitions throughout the year showcasing both local and international artists.
- Bendigo Easter Festival: Held during the Easter long weekend, this festival features a range of events including a street parade, live music, and fireworks.
- Bendigo Blues and Roots Music Festival: This annual event takes place in November and features live music performances across multiple venues in the city.
- Bendigo Writers Festival: Held in August, the festival features author talks, panel discussions and writing workshops.
- Bendigo Craft Beer and Cider Festival: Taking place in November, the festival offers a range of craft beers and ciders from local and interstate breweries.
- Bendigo Swap Meet: This event is held twice a year and attracts car enthusiasts from all around the country who buy, sell and swap car parts and accessories.
- Bendigo Sustainable Living Festival: This festival promotes sustainable living and offers workshops, demonstrations, and stalls selling eco-friendly products.