Events in Tasmania

When planning your Tasmanian holiday make sure to allow enough time to experience some of the fantastic local events and markets. Just remember that some of these events can lead to huge demand for accommodation and car hire – so if you are travelling during a key event make sure to book well in advance.

PLEASE NOTE: Events are subject to change/cancellation due to COVID-19. Updates will be made upon receiving information from the event organisers and the Australian Government.

Ten Days On The Island

Celebrating Tasmania’s deep and wide connections to the world. Ten Days on the Island is Tasmania’s statewide arts festival, with something for everyone. The Festival is a wild and welcoming carnival of creativity, a confident celebration of our unique identity and our diverse island home.

Ten Days has a deep respect for the arts in regional Tasmania and a clear commitment to Tasmanian artists. We know that magic happens in far-flung places. Since the first Festival in 2001 we have proudly showcased Tasmania’s finest artists alongside the world’s best.

Please visit for more information and tickets.

Ten Days On The Island - An epic adventure over three weekends: 5-21 March 2021

To book your travel and accommodation during Ten Days On The Island, please contact us via email or by calling 1300 827 822.

05 - 21 March 2021
Ten Days On The Island

Targa Tasmania

TasVacations is the official accommodation provider for Targa Tasmania - the Ultimate Tarmac Rally. The 2021 rally runs from Monday 19th to Saturday 24th April. We can assist with all your accommodation, vehicle rental and attractions reservations.

Targa Australia run the world's largest, longest and hardest tarmac rally event - Targa Tasmania. The concept of the Targa is drawn directly from the best features of the Targa Florio, Mille Miglia, the Coupe des Alpes and the Tour de Corse. However, Targa Tasmania is not a slow motion re-run; it is a genuine "red-blooded" motorsport competition.

Spectators – For dates and locations to view the event we recommend visiting the Targa Tasmania website for more information

To secure your accommodation for Targa Tasmania 2021, please contact our Groups Coordinator via email at or by calling 1300 827 822.
19 - 24 April 2021
Targa Tasmania
Targa Tasmania
Photos: Angryman Photography


Agfest is a multi-award-winning agricultural field days organised by volunteer members of Rural Youth Tasmania. These young, passionate and innovative members spend countless hours planning, working, managing and promoting the event to ensure everyone enjoys the Agfest experience. The 2021 event will be back in the paddock from 5 – 8 May and in the cloud from 8 – 15 May.

To book your travel and accommodation during AGFEST, please contact us via email or by calling 1300 827 822.

05 - 08 May 2021

What’s On at the Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal Season 2021

The Theatre Royal is Australia’s oldest working theatre and one of its most beautiful treasures. In 2012 we celebrated the 175th anniversary of the first performance in 1837. Today the Theatre Royal is not just a piece of Tasmania’s history but a living centre for the performing arts. It presents an annual program of live theatre, contemporary music, dance and entertainment

The Theatre Royal Box Office is open Monday to Friday from 9.00am – 5.00pm, or you can book online 24/7 –

Click here to see what’s on while you’re in town.

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Season 2021
Theatre Royal Hobart

Events Overview

Due to Covid19, events may be subject to change or cancellation. Please check individual websites of all events for the latest information before planning your visit.

Ten Days On The Island Statewide 05 - 21 March 2021
East Coast Harvest Odyssey Cranbrook, East Coast 26 - 28 March 2021
Australian Wooden Boat Festival - Maritime Trail Hobart 10 - 11 April 2021
Targa Tasmania Hobart 19 - 24 April 2021
Breath Of Fresh Air Film Festival Launceston & Hobart 30 April - 30 May 2021
AGFEST Agricultural Show Carrick 05 - 08 May 2021
Dark MOFO Hobart 16 - 22 June 2021
Festival of Voices Hobart 30 June - 11 July 2021
Devonport Jazz Devonport 22 - 25 July 2021
Chocolate Winterfest Latrobe 08 August 2021
Tasmanian Whisky Week Statewide 09 - 15 August 2021

For a full list of events and further information, please check with your TasVacations consultant. TasVacations recommends checking event information is correct when booking your holiday, as event dates and times may be subject to change.