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What's on this week in the City of Perth

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HBF Run for a Reason
This week is packed with exciting events and activities. Explore what's happening in the heart of the city, from fun runs, sports, concerts and theatre performances. Read on to find out what's on this week.

Events for everyone        

Tree Month in the City of Perth

Various locations across Perth | The month of May

Throughout the month of May, the City of Perth will be running a range of tree planting events and workshops to give everyone the opportunity to get involved with greening our city. Check out the Tree Month events happening this week here

Supercar Super Signing Session

Yagan Square | 16 May

Gear up for an exciting Super Signing event coming your way at Yagan Square! Don't miss your chance to meet your favour drivers, snap some selfies and even score some autographs! More here.

Taylor Made: The Music of Taylor Swift Reimagined

RAC Arena | 17 May 

TAYLOR MADE: The Music of Taylor Swift Reimagined is set to captivate Perth with a live, tribute performance of her greatest songs. For one night only, Perth audiences can experience Taylor Swift's biggest hits performed by Perth Symphony Orchestra at RAC Arena, joined by some of Perth’s vocal stars too deliver the perfect Swifty evening.

Suncorp Super Netball: West Coast Fever v Adelaide Thunderbirds

RAC Arena | 18 May 

Join the Green Army at RAC Arena as they take on the Adelaide Thunderbirds. Tickets still available here.

Perth Comedy Festival Best of the Fest

The Rechabite | Friday 17 and Saturday 18 May

The hit late-night variety show, hosted two nights a week across the Festival at The Rechabite, BEST OF THE FEST brings you a surprise line-up of the biggest local and international stars each night. Get a taste of this year's Perth Comedy Festival at a bargain price, BEST OF THE FEST is the perfect appetiser! More here.

HBF Run for a Reason 

Perth CBD | 19 May

Each year, thousands of participants choose a charity and fundraising goal to run, walk, or wheel towards. Powered by kindness, HBF is proud to put on an event that allows West Aussies to raise vital funds for important charities close to their heart. Find out more here.

The State - 2024 Season

The Blue Room Theatre | Now until 25 May

The State is a visually arresting, scathing commentary on the state of Australian politics. Phallic puppetry, glorious drag, and biting comedy sees the state of our nation dissected like never before. More here.

Perth City Farm Farmer's Market

Perth City Farm | Every Saturday 

Leave your shopping 'til Saturday & head to the vibrant weekly Farmer's Market - every Saturday, 8am – 12noon.
Located in the lush courtyard of our beautiful organic community farm, our Farmer’s Market is the perfect destination for growers and consumers who are passionate about ethical and sustainable produce.

To the Moon

WA Museum Boola Bardip | Now until 7 October 

To the Moon is a multiform exhibition that delves into our enduring fascination with the Moon, interweaving lunar art, pop culture, planetary science, historical insights, and the perspectives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Book your tickets here


Quiz night at Willi's Perth

Every Tuesday | Starts at 6:30pm

Hosted by the pros at Quiz Meisters, the two-hour quiz covers general knowledge questions, ensuring there is something for the sci-fi nerds, music geeks, geography brains, and your pop culture queens. Prizes are available throughout the evening, and what better way to ease in than with our Happy Hour from 6pm, enjoyed with their Tuesday Burger & Beer special. Secure a table here.

20% off dining at Sneakers & Jeans venues

Sneakers & Jeans venues | April to October

Present your CPP parking ticket at any of the Sneaker & Jeans venues to receive 20% off your dining bill from Monday - Friday. 

High Tea at Spring

Spring restaurant | Every Sunday

Indulge in an array of dishes served over three courses with a further selection of bottomless Sparkling, Mimosa’s, Bellini’s and Spritz Cocktails - select beers and wines available too! Find out more here

Pirate Life, Varnish and Caballitos are also now open on Sundays! 


  • 3-hour Free Parking on Weekends & Public Holidays (CPP Cultural Centre, CPP Pier Street and CPP His Majesty‚Äôs)
  • FREE Night Parking from 6pm, 7 days a week
  • $13 All-Day Weekday Parking at select car parks

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