FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

18th Spanish Film Festival 21st April 2015 until 10th May 2015 at various cinemas.

Mother's Day Sunday 10th May 2015. Don't forget to ring your Mum!

Sydney Comedy Festival comedy performances at various venues around Sydney. Monday 20th April 2015 until Sunday 17th May 2015.

Sydney Whale Watching The middle of May is the start of the whale watching season with plenty of boats leaving from King Street Wharf going Whale Watching Tours. Check out Sydney Whale Watching

Chinatown Food Markets every Friday night in May 2015 4pm - 11pm along Dixon Street Chinatown Sydney.

The Rocks Markets every Saturday and Sunday in May 2015 in The Rocks Sydney.

Bondi Markets 10am - 4pm every Sunday in May 2015.

Pyrmont Growers Market 7am to 11am Saturday 2nd May 2015. On the first Saturday of every month at Pyrmont Bay Park Pyrmont.

Fireworks at Darling Harbour 8.30pm Saturday 2nd May 2015.

Heritage Craft Fair St Ives Handmade Market 9am to 3pm Sunday 3rd May 2015 at St Ives Showground.

CeBit Tuesday 5th May 2015 until Thursday 7th May 2015 (Computer, and Business IT) Sydney Olympic Park.

North Sydney Markets 9am - 3pm Saturday 9th May 2015 at the Civic Centre Park 200 Miller Street North Sydney.

Anywhere Festival theatre, live art, cabaret and music, dance, comedy and loads of free events. Friday 8th May 2015 until Sunday 17th May 2015 at Parramatta.

Fireworks at Darling Harbour 8.30pm Saturday 9th May 2015.

Mother's Day Classic Fun Run and Walk Sydney Domain and Parramatta Park. Sunday 10th May 2015.

Kirribilli Art & Design & Fashion Market Sunday 10th May 2015 at Burton Street Tunnel and Bradfield Park Kirribilli, just down from Milsons Point Train Station across the Harbour Bridge.

Visual Impact Image Expo 2015 Monday 11th May 2015 until Saturday 16th May 2015 at the Sydney Showground.

PrintEx2015 Wednesday 13th May 2015 until Friday 15th May 2015 at the Sydney Showground.

Orchards Out West Friday 15th May 2015 until Sunday 17th May 2015 at Hawkesbury Race Club Racecourse Rd Claredon.

Crows Nest Markets from 9am Saturday 16th May 2015 at Ernest Place Crows Nest.

Fireworks at Darling Harbour 8.30pm Saturday 16th May 2015.

Sydney Writers Festival Monday 18th May 2015 until Sunday 24th May 2015.

Prenancy, Babies and Children's Expo 2015 Friday 22nd May 2015 until Sunday 24th May 2015 at the Sydney Showground.

Vivid - A Festival of Light, Music and Ideas. The festival includes light projections on the Sydney Opera House as well as music performances, discussions and debates. Friday 22nd May 2015 until Monday 8th June 2015.

Kirribilli General Markets Saturday 23rd May 2015 at Burton Street Tunnel and Bradfield Park Kirribilli.

Fireworks at Darling Harbour 8.30pm Saturday 23rd May 2015.

SPARC 2015 exhibition for leading lighting designers, engineers, architects, designers, developers and project managers to see what’s next in lighting. Wednesday 27th May 2015 until Friday 29th May 2015 at the Sydney Exhibition Centre.

Mind Body Spirit Festival Thursday 28th May 2015 until Sunday 31st May 2015 at the Sydney Showground Sydney Olympic Park.

Sydney Home Show Thursday 28th May 2015 until Sunday 31st May 2015 at the Sydney Showground Sydney Olympic Park.

HIA Building and Business Show Thursday 28th May 2015 until Friday 29th May 2015 at the Sydney Showground.

Lovers Market 10am - 4pm Saturday 30th May 2015 at Centenary Square Parramatta.

Taste of Manly - Food, Wine & Sustainability Festival Saturday 30th May 2015 and Sunday 31st May 2015.

Fireworks at Darling Harbour 8.30pm Saturday 30th May 2015.

Coal Loader Artisans Market 9am - 3pm Sunday 31st May 2015 at the Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability 2 Balls Head Drive Waverton.

Northern Beaches Music Festival - Sydney's Lakeside Folk Festival dates to be confirmed for May 2015 at the Berry Reserve Narrabeen.

Fashion Weekend Sydney dates to be confirmed for May 2015 at the Royal Hall of Industries Moore Park.

SPORTING EVENTS IN SYDNEY

Australian Badminton Open Tuesday 26th May 2015 until Sunday 31st May 2015 at the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre.

NRL Games in Sydney May 2015

Check out NRL.com for the games in Sydney during May.

AFL Games in Sydney May 2015

For Sydney Swans and Greater Western Sydney AFL games in Sydney during June 2015, check out AFL.com.au

Rugby Union in Sydney May 2015

NSW Waratahs vs Sharks 7.40pm Saturday 16th May 2015 at Allianz Stadium.

NSW Waratahs vs Crusaders 7.40pm Saturday 23rd May 2015 at ANZ Stadium.

Netball in Sydney May 2015

NSW Swifts vs Melbourne Vixens 12.18pm Sunday 3rd May 2015 at the Allphones Arena. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

NSW Swifts vs Adelaide Thunderbirds 2.18pm Sunday 10th May 2015 at the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

NSW Swifts vs Mainland Tactics 2.18pm Sunday 17th May 2015 at the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Soccer in Sydney May 2015

Tottenham Hotspur vs Sydney FC Saturday 30th May 2015 at ANZ Stadium. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Motor Racing in Sydney May 2015

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COMEDY SHOWS IN SYDNEY

Alex Williamson In 'That Guy From The Internet' comedy show 9.30pm Friday 1st May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Adam Rozenbachs stand up comedy Friday 1st May 2015 and Saturday 2nd May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Adam Richard stand up comedy Thursday 7th May 2015 until Saturday 9th May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Alice Fraser - Savage stand up comedy Thursday 7th May 2015 until Sunday 10th May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Adrienne Truscott - Asking For It Tuesday 12th May 2015 and Wednesday 13th May 2015 at the Factory Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Andrew McClelland stand up comedy Wednesday 13th May 2015 and Thursday 14th May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Bart Freebairn stand up comedy Wednesday 13th May 2015 and Thursday 14th May 2015 at the Factory Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Rock Roll Laughs Comedy 7.30pm Sunday 31st May 2015 at the Hard Rock Cafe Darling Harbour. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Also check out the regular comedy shows at:

The Comedy Store Sydney

The Laugh Garage Comedy Club

Happy Endings Comedy Club

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MUSEUM AND ART EXHIBITIONS

War at Sea. The Navy in War World I. Exhibition on until 3rd May 2015 at the Australian Maritime Museum Darling Harbour.

Undressed: 350 Years of Underwear Fashion. Exhibition on until 12th July 2015 at the Powerhouse Museum in Ultimo.

Light Show. International art exhibition on until 5th July 2015 at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia Circular Quay.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year photo exhibition on until 5th October 2015 at the Australian Museum.

Mad through the darkness. Australian artists and the Great War. Art exhibition on until 11th October 2015 at the Art Gallery of NSW.

Matisse and the Moderns art exhibition on until 25th October 2015 at the Art Gallery of NSW. Free admission.

Shackleton: Escape from Antartica exhibition on until Sunday 29th November 2015 at the Austrlalian Maritime Museum Darling Harbour.

Also check out:

What's on in Melbourne May 2015

What's on in Brisbane May 2015

What's on in Gold Coast May 2015

What's on in Adelaide May 2015

What's on in Canberra May 2015

What's on in Singapore May 2015

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Last updated 3rd May 2015

MUSIC CONCERTS IN SYDNEY

The Script 7.30pm Friday 1st May 2015 at the Allphones Arena. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

A$AP Ferg (USA) 8.30pm Friday 1st May 2015 at the Max Watt's House of Music. Tickets sold by HiFi.

Last Night at the Proms 8pm Friday 1st May 2015 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Tijuana Cartel 8pm Friday 1st May 2015 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Mark Seymour 8pm Saturday 2nd May 2015 at the Revesby Workers Club. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Beatles Forever 8pm Saturday 2nd May 2015 at the State Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Steve Clisby 7pm Saturday 2nd May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Last Night at the Proms 2pm and 8pm Saturday 2nd May 2015 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Lepers and Crooks 8pm Saturday 2nd May 2015 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Mark Seymour 8pm Saturday 2nd May 2015 at the Revesby Workers Club. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Karnivool 7pm Sunday 3rd May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Opeth 7.45pm Sunday 3rd May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Swing Tuesdays 6pm Tuesday 5th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

You Me At Six 7pm Wednesday 6th May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Human Nature 8pm Wednesday 6th May 2015 and Thursday 7th May 2015 at the State Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Courtney Barnett 8pm Thursday 7th May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Kelly Clarkson 7pm Friday 8th May 2015 at the Star Events Centre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Peaches (Canada) 8pm Friday 8th May 2015 at the Max Watt's House of Music. Tickets sold by HiFi.

Courtney Barnett 8pm Friday 8th May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Johnny G and the E Types performing the Memphis Soul Revue 7.30pm Friday 8th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Peace 8pm Friday 8th May 2015 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Backstreet Boys 7.30pm Saturday 9th May 2015 at the Allphones Arena. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

alt-J 8pm Saturday 9th May 2015 at the Qantas Credit Union Arena. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Christina Anu 7.30pm Saturday 9th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

GOLD - The Ultimate ABBA Show 8pm Saturday 9th May 2015 at the State Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Brodinski 9pm Satuday 9th May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Colin Hay 8.30pm Saturday 9th May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Smackdown and Locksmith 8pm Saturday 9th May 2015 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Everclear 7pm Sunday 10th May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Paloma Faith 8pm Sunday 10th May 2015 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Paloma Faith Tuesday 12th May 2015 at the State Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Swing Tuesdays 6pm Tuesday 12th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

America 7.30pm Thursday 14th May 2015 at the State Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Greatest Gig In The Sky - Pink Floyd Celebrations 7.30pm Thursday 14th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Hot Dub Time Machine 8pm Thursday 8pm Thursday 14th May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Spandau Ballet 8pm Friday 15th May 2015 at the Qantas Credit Union Arena. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Adam Harvay - Family Life Tour 7.45pm Friday 15th May 2015 at the Playhouse Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

20th Century Rox 8.30pm Friday 15th May 2015 at the Bridge Hotel. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Greatest Gig In The Sky - Pink Floyd Celebrations 7.30pm Thursday 14th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Motley Crue 7.30pm Saturday 16th May 2015 at the Allphones Arena. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Shaggy 8pm Saturday 16th May 2015 at the Big Top Luna Park. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Hot Dub Time Machine 8pm Thursday 8pm Saturday 16th May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Jack Ladder and The Dreamlanders 8pm Saturday 16th May 2015 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Chris Wilson and The Cyril B Bunter Band 7.30pm Saturday 16th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

The Australian Bee Gee Show 8pm Sunday 17th May 2015 at the Revesby Workers Club. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Swing Tuesdays 6pm Tuesday 19th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Roland Tings 8pm Wednesday 20th May 2015 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Autumn Folk Festival 6.30pm Thursday 21st May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

British India 7pm Friday 22nd May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Nickelback 8pm Friday 22nd May 2015 at the Allphones Arena. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Michael Bolton 8pm Friday 22nd May 2015 at the State Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

The Bootleg Beatles 8pm Friday 22nd May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

The Zips 7.30pm Friday 22nd May 2015 at the Evan Theatre Penrith Panthers. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

The Pigs - Homebrew Tour 7.30pm Friday 22nd May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Strange Karma 8pm Friday 22nd May 2015 at the Bridge Hotel. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

The Angels 7.30pm Saturday 23rd May 2015 at the Factory Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Riblja Corba (Serbia) 7pm Saturday 23rd May 2015 at the Max Watt's House of Music. Tickets sold by HiFi.

Enter Shikari 7pm Saturday 23rd May 2015 at the UNSW Roundhouse. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

The Funkoars 8pm Saturday 23rd May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

The Jungle Giants 8pm Saturday 23rd May 2015 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Necro - The Terminator Tour 7pm Sunday 24th May 2015 at the UTS Underground. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Bad Plus 7pm Wednesday 27th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Russell Morris + Ali Penney + The Money Makers 6pm Thursday 28th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Carmada Release 8pm Thursday 28th May 2015 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Sodagreen 8.15pm Friday 29th May 2015 at the Star Event Centre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Bobby Brown and Naughty By Nature 8pm Friday 29th May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Paulini 7.30pm Friday 29th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Mi Sex 9pm Friday 29th May 2015 at the Terrey Hills Tavern. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Richard Bona 6.30pm Saturday 30th May 2015 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Against Me 7pm Saturday 30th May 2015 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Ben Howard - I Forget Where We Were 8pm Saturday 30th May 2015 at the Hordern Pavilion. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

In Hearts Wake 7pm Saturday 30th May 2015 at the UNSW Roundhouse. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

San Cisco 7.45pm Saturday 30th May 2015 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

THEATRE AND MUSICALS

The Rocky Horror Picture Show musical Sunday 12th April 2015 until Sunday 17th May 2015 at the Lyric Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Les Miserables showing all through May 2015 at the Capitol Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

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