Vivid Sydney 2019 highlights include:

  • Game Changer Series: Spike Lee on Films, Politics and Race – a discussion with the Academy Award winning director, moderated by Rhoda Roberts AO
  • Curve Ball at Carriageworks – an electronic and indie warehouse party featuring Hayden James, Mallrat and more
  • Installations and projections by Pixar Animation Studios on the Argyle Cut celebrating 30 years of animation, and Samsung, which will use the latest technology to light up First Fleet Park.

Many of Vivid Sydney's events are free to access, including the three-kilometre light walk throughout the Royal Botanic Garden of Sydney, Circular Quay, The Rocks, Barangaroo and Darling Harbour. Light installations also extend into nearby precincts including Taronga Zoo, Luna Park and Chatswood.

Destination NSW Chief Executive Officer and Executive Producer Vivid Sydney, Sandra Chipchase, said the festival, now in its eleventh year, had grown exponentially.

Vivid Sydney will take place from Friday 24 May to Saturday 15 June in Sydney.

The full 2019 Vivid Sydney media kit, program and high-res imagery including 2019 Vivid Sydney light renders and broadcast quality video footage of 2018 festival highlights are available to download at