Upcoming Food Festivals in Sydney

Food festivals – who doesn’t love them? With the spring season finally arriving and Good Food Month starting, there is no better time to go out and explore the plethora of food options in Sydney. Here are some food festivals to expect in our Sydney playground!

  • Taste Orange @ Sydney

21-22 September | Martin Place, Sydney

Taste Orange
Source: Taste Orange

No time to travel to Orange? Fear not – you can still enjoy the region’s famous cool-climate wine, food and fresh produce in the city. Enjoy musical performances by day, and have a drink at the After Dark Pop-Up Wine Bar by night. What more could you ask for?

  • Little Eat Street Friday Nights Market

Every Friday, 7 October-28 October | Little Hay St & Dixon St, Haymarket NSW 2000

Little Eat Street
Source: City of Sydney

If you are a regular to the Chinatown Friday Night Market, there’s a special edition coming up. You can take a culinary trip from Tokyo to Hanoi without leaving the city, with options ranging from yum cha, teppanyaki, takoyaki, sushi, spicy Sichuan dishes, to phở and more.

  • Newtown Good Food Fair

Sunday, 9 October | Newtown Square and Eliza Street, Newtown NSW 2042

Newtown Good Food
Source: City of Sydney

The suburb is well-known for its wide range of food options, and Newtown Good Food Fair is making our dreams come true by bringing all the food outlets together in this event. Featuring local businesses such as the Bank Hotel, Black Star Pastry, Bloodwood, Brewtown, Mary’s, Shenkin Café and Young Henry’s, Newtown Good Food Fair promises a great time in the form of street food.

  • Hunter Valley Uncorked

Sunday, 9 October | Balmoral Beach

Hunter Valley Uncorked
Source: Weekend Notes

The food and wine tasting festival is back in its eleventh year running. Located by the Balmoral beach, Uncorked features a great range of wine from Allandale Winery, Brokenwood Wines, First Creek Wines, Hope Estate, Hungerford Hill Wines, Oakvale Wines, Saddler’s Creek Wines, Tallavera Grove, Tulloch Wines, Tower Estate, Tyrrell’s Wines and Pepper Tree Wines to name a few. Not a fan of wine? Don’t worry, as there will also be craft beer and a wide variety of food options.

  • Night Noodle Markets

6-27 October | Hyde Park North, Sydney NSW 2000

Night Noodle Market
Source: The Age

It’s that time of the year again – all Sydney institutions are coming back to the market, from Mr. Bao and Mamak to N2 and Black Star Pastry. This year, House of Crabs and Queenies are joining the festival.

These are the food festivals that will hit the town soon – which ones are you going to go to?

Joseph Campbell

Hi there! I'm Joseph Campbell, a Sydney-based writer and food blogger. Follow me each week as I take you around on my food adventures.