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WHAT’S ON: Events in Brisbane this July

From musicals and concerts to markets and festivals.

Wondering what’s on in Brisbane in July? We’ve got you covered with a list of all the best festivals, exhibitions, concerts, and other events happening around the city and surrounding suburbs.

Events in Brisbane in July 2024

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01

Lifeline Bookfest

Until July 7

From June 29 to July 7, the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre will be filled to the brim with pre-loved books. With prices starting as low as $2.50, the sale will boast more than one million books across a range of genres. From health and fitness and gardening to history and biographies, as well as the popular ‘comic-fest’ section, the Lifeline Bookfest does not disappoint. Plus, every book you buy helps support the 24-hour 13 11 14 Lifeline Crisis Support Line so they can answer more phone calls from Queenslanders in need.

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02

Jumpers and Jazz Festival

July 18 to July 28

Happening in the historic city of Warwick for 10 days in July, the Jumpers and Jazz Festival is one of Queensland’s quirkiest winter festivals! The event features a mix of visual art, live jazz music, markets, food, barn dances, and an array of other exciting events and activities.

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Spark Ipswich

July 4 to July 14

Located less than an hour out of the city centre, the city of Ipswich is hosting its fourth city-wide festival, Spark – a festival of arts and culture. Spark features over 50 individual events, showcasing talented local artists, musicians and performers as well a providing you the opportunity to fill your days and nights with a range of creative experiences.

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04

Candlelight Concerts

Various dates

If you are a lover of music and looking for something fun to do with your friends or family, there are numerous candlelight concerts taking place this year across Australia. Here are the concerts taking place in Brisbane this July:

Tribute to Coldplay: July 6

Best of Pink Floyd: July 11

A Tribute to Ed Sheeran: July 12

A Tribute to Adele: July 13

A Tribute to Nirvana: July 19

Vivaldi Four Seasons: July 20

A Tribute to Abba: July 26

Tribute to Taylor Swift: July 27

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05

Tina – The Tina Turner Musical

From July 2

Featuring more than 20 of her iconic songs, including Simply the Best, Proud Mary and What’s Love Got to Do with It, Tina – The Tina Turner Musical is not to be missed! The musical brings the inspiring story of Tina Turner, the Queen of Rock n’ Roll, to life in an almost three-hour show coming to the Queensland Performing Arts Centre this July. Tickets range from $69 to $229 and are expected to sell out quickly…

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06

Sports Events

Various dates

  • Brisbane Lions vs. Adelaide Crows at The Gabba on July 7. Get your tickets here.
  • Brisbane Lions vs. Sydney Swans at The Gabba on July 21. Get your tickets here.
  • All Action Thursday Night Fights – Professional Boxing at The Princess Theatre on July 25. Get your tickets here.
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Concerts

Various dates

  • Boney M. at The Fortitude Music Hall on July 5. Get your tickets here.
  • Missy Higgins at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre on July 5. Get your tickets here.
  • Macy Gray at The Fortitude Music Hall on July 6. Get your tickets here.
  • Vacations at The Brightside Brisbane on July 6. Get your tickets here.
  • Skeggs at The Zoo on July 7. Get your tickets here.
  • Lizzy McAlpine at The Fortitude Music Hall on July 11 and 12. Get your tickets here.
  • Conan Gray at The Fortitude Music Hall on July 13 and 14. Get your tickets here.
  • Tenacious D at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on July 18. Get your tickets here.
  • girl in red at The Fortitude Music Hall on July 21. Get your tickets here.

Tribute Concerts

  • Absolute Bowie Band at The Triffid on July 5. Get your tickets here.
  • Pink Floyd’s: Evolution at Logan Entertainment Centre on July 5. Get your tickets here.
  • The Life & Music of George Michael at The Tivoli on July 27. Get your tickets here.

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