Ramada Vetroblu Scarborough BeachEvents in & around Scarborough
Perth & surrounds is home to many of the state’s major arts companies and hosts world class exhibitions, festivals, performances and concerts year round.
Scarborough is an ideal area to base yourself for that perfect vacation destination. You can take a leisurely stroll along the beachfront or immerse yourself in swimming, surfing, fishing, cycling, windsurfing, kitesurfing. Then enjoy nature-based activities, explore, get fit, enjoy the arts or sporting events, and there are plenty of fun activities for children.
Kings Park Festival
Amazing spring displays of wildflowers and many free events including outdoor exhibitions, guided walks, art displays and family activities.
Throughout September, the Kings Park Festival presented amazing spring displays of wildflowers and many free events including outdoor exhibitions, guided walks and talks, photography displays, family activities and more.
Where: Kings Park
2019 WMF MINIFOOTBALL WORLD CUP
From the 1-11 October 2019, around 500 players from 32 countries will descend on Langley Park in Perth to try and claim the 2019 cup.
Langley park will come alive with a minifootball field and various activations. Be sure to get down there and experience the action whilst getting behind Australia for the win.
When:1st to 11th October
Where: Langley Park, East Perth
FED CUP FINAL – AUSTRALIA vs FRANCE
Perth will host Australia’s Fed Cup Final this November. See the best Aussie female tennis players take on a powerhouse French team for the chance to hold their first Fed Cup title in 45 years.
Australia earned their spot in the finals when the nation’s number one player, and French Open champion, Ashleigh Barty, led the team to a clutch 3-2 win over a full strength Belarus in April this year.
When: 9th – 10th November
Where: RAC Arena
ICC WOMEN’S T20 WORLD CUP
The ICC T20 World Cup is cricket’s ultimate prize in the fastest growing format of the game.
In 2020, the eyes of the world will be on Australia as the 10 best women’s teams and 16 best men’s teams, compete to be crowned World Cup champions. The event will take place across eight different host cities, including Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Geelong, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.
When: 22nd – 24th February
Where: Optus Stadium
2019 CONSTELLATION CUP
Perth will host the final showdown of the four-match Constellation Cup, which will be a rematch of the World Cup Final in July, where New Zealand beat Australia by one goal, with two games apiece to be held on each side’s home soil.
Australia and New Zealand. Proud sporting nations. Friends off the court. Foes on the court. It’s a competition that’s been part of netball’s history since 20 August 1938. A longstanding, intense and passionate rivalry that spans generations. A history of close margins and intense moments.
When: 27th October
Where: RAC Arena
IGA PERTH ROYAL SHOW
A Perth favourite for more than 100 years, the show features informational exhibits, agricultural competitions, animals, a fairground, rides, and show bags.
The IGA Perth Royal Show has 400 entertainers, 300 performances and nearly 100 hours of entertainment every day.
When: 28th September – 5th October
Where: Claremont Showground
SCARBOROUGH SUNSET MARKETS
Over the summer months Scarborough beach comes alive with the Scarborough Sunset Markets. Each week the beachfront will ignite into a celebration of all that makes this location truly special. Mesmerising sunsets, crystal blue ocean, crisp white sands, a foodies’ oasis, thirst quenching bevies, live music, creative artists and pop up stores.
The Scarborough Sunset Markets are on Thursday evenings over summer at WA’s most iconic beach side welcoming tourists and locals alike.
When: Every Thursday over summer
Where: Scarborough Beach Foreshore
Oktoberfest in the Gardens features two massive big top beer halls, authentic German food stalls, roving performers, sideshow alley, silent disco, dodge ball, wood chopping, and an eclectic mix of entertainment and on stage competitions across multiple stages throughout the afternoon and evening.
You’ll be able to taste your way across Europe with a large selection of imported German beer, cider, wine and a range of other beverages.
When: 12th October
Where: Langley Park, East Perth
The Festival was born out of the University of Western Australia’s annual summer school entertainment nights as a ‘festival for the people’ on January 3, 1953. Since then, Perth Festival has seeded and cultivated decades of cultural growth as the oldest arts festival in the Southern Hemisphere.
It is Australia’s premier curated multi-arts festival and one of the greatest in the world, known for commissioning major new works, celebrating the unique qualities of Perth and engaging diverse audiences. At Festival time in Perth, there is no other place like this on Earth. For a few weeks every glorious summer, the best artists from Western Australia and the world stand shoulder to shoulder in creative unity with the community.
When: 7th February – 1st March