The Melbourne Festival October 11-27 Melbourne, Australia
Watch a 10-hour marathon of Life and Times with ice cream or listen to a blind husband-and-wife duo perform Eclipse in the dark during the Melbourne Festival. The 17-day event has over 100 activities including contemporary and classical music, dance, theatre, of the events are complimentary. Artists from around the world, including Ireland, Chile, the US, Mexico, China, will perform at more than 45 venues throughout the city. For details visit melbournefestival. com.au.