Midsumma Festival

The Midsumma Festival is an annual celebration of LGBTQIA+ arts, culture, and diversity held in Melbourne. Taking place over three weeks from mid-January to early February, the festival features a dynamic lineup of events, including performances, exhibitions, parties, and community gatherings. Midsumma provides a platform for LGBTQIA+ artists to showcase their talents and share their stories, fostering a sense of inclusivity and acceptance. The iconic Midsumma Pride March, held in St Kilda, is a highlight of the festival, drawing thousands of participants and spectators who come together to celebrate equality and pride. The Midsumma Festival is a vibrant and affirming expression of Melbourne’s commitment to embracing and celebrating the rich diversity within the LGBTQIA+ community.