Perth is a festival lover’s paradise. Each year, festivals take place across the city ranging from family fun, annual extravaganzas and adult-only experiences. There’s always something going on in Perth, meaning boredom is definitely not on the guest list.


Ibis Styles East Perth is in the perfect location for exploring the best attractions, points of interest and festivals in the city and suburbs. Modern and comfortable rooms made for an amazing night’s sleep let you recharge your batteries after a long day of exploring.


With many of the best festivals cancelled or postponed in 2020 due to COVID-19,  here are 6 of the best Perth Festivals to visit in 2021.


Fringe World – 15th January to 14th February 2021


Kicking off the New Year, Fringe World makes a welcome return in January 2021.  Famed for being Perth’s biggest and most popular festival, get ready to enjoy cabaret shows, comedy, circus performances, musicals, live music, street performances, art, dance and much more.


31 days of family-friendly fun awaits visitors to Perth, with a full programme meaning you’ll have something to do no matter when you stay. Learn more about Perth’s largest festival, book tickets online and plan your perfect itinerary via the official Fringe World Festival website.

Perth Festival – 5th February to 28th February 2021


Spread out over three weeks in February, Perth Festival brings the city to life with non-stop fun for all ages. Famed for being the longest-running arts festival in the southern hemisphere, it celebrates the culture and unique qualities of the city.


Take part in workshops, panels and discussions. Kick back and relax with local and international film, comedy and visual arts. Enjoy classical music, theatre and shows, whether you’re travelling alone, with your partner or with the whole family.


Check out all of the upcoming events, from music and art to film and beyond, booking your tickets and planning your itinerary is made easy when you do it via the official Perth Festival website.


Under the Southern Stars Perth – 16th February 2021


Head to Perth this February for the rescheduled Under the Southern Stars Festival, featuring Bush, Live, Stone Temple Pilots and Figurehead at HBF Stadium. Enjoy dancing the night away under the stars with live music, good food and a buzzing atmosphere.


Spend the day rocking out to your favourite tunes – or go for the VIP Pass to get exclusive backstage access, meet and greets and much, much more. Located just a short 20-minute drive from Ibis Styles East Perth, reaching the festival while enjoying the best the city has to offer has never been easier.


Get ready to enjoy your favourite musical artists under the Southern stars. Stay up to date with any festival changes, postponements or cancellations should they happen or book your tickets online via the official website today.


SNACK Weekender @ Optus Stadium – 26th February 2021


Get ready to jam out for one weekend only at SNACK Weekender ft Tame Impala Sound System at Optus Stadium this February 2021. Immerse your senses with a live incarnation of remixed and reworked Tame Impala electro performances with mind blowing audio, visual and light experiences.


Famed for its jaw-dropping performances, SNACK Weekender brings all of its usual festival-style staples including interactive experiences, carnival rides, SNACK Boombox stage and creative event activations.


Let the hypnotic synth and bone-shaking buzz of the bass transport you to an organic, free-flowing experience made for escaping to a whole new world. Get your tickets early to avoid disappointment.


WA Day Festival – 6th & 7th June 2021


Returning to Burswood Park bigger and better than ever before, the WA Day Festival is ready to celebrate everything Western Australia. The fun starts at 10am on Sunday 6th of June 2021 with plenty of family-friendly activities. The Kids Zone is now larger than ever, providing plenty of space for little ones to enjoy themselves while burning off plenty of energy.


Other activities include the ever-popular Mascot Race, with favourites from a variety of WA’s favourite teams. Make your way to the Arts Meets Science Zone and strike it rich with a gold panning extravaganza and of course, fuel your way through the day by sampling the delicious delights on offer from some of Perth’s best food trucks.


This free event is spread out over two days and culminates with a free fireworks display. Stay up to date on the official Facebook page for more.


The Good Food and Wine Show – 30th July to 1st August 2021


If exquisite food, unique ingredients, delectable wines and celebrity chefs sound like your thing, then you won’t want to miss out on The Good Food and Wine Show in Perth 2021. Get up close and personal with well-known foodie personalities, take part in classes, sample world-class cuisine, meet hundreds of food and beverage exhibitors, chat to some of the best distillers and winemakers, pair your favourite cheeses with wine and whisky – and much, much more.


Make your way to the VIP Lounge and get ready to enter the Good Food Theatre for endless entertainment from some of your favourite chefs and personalities. Finish the day off by stocking up on your favourite goodies, ready to recreate what you’ve learned when you get home.


The Good Food and Wine Show Perth kicks off on the 30th July and runs until the 1st August 2021. Book your tickets via the official website today and get ready to take your senses on a culinary journey to remember.


NOTE – Stay up to date with the latest restrictions and regulations so that any last-minute changes don’t impact your visit.


Now for the Best Place to Stay


When it comes to the best place to stay when visiting Perth, Ibis Styles East Perth has everything you need for a truly relaxing stay in the city. Enjoy the central location, with easy access to all of the festivals and events on this list, sleep soundly in beds made for sweet dreams and relax in stylish, modern and well-appointed rooms perfect for couples, families and solo travellers.


Our hotel is ALLSAFE approved, meaning you can rest assured that your stay with us will be as comfortable and safe as possible while COVID-19 restrictions are in place.  Enjoy staying in the heart of Perth city with public transport, entertainment and the best things to see and do just moments away.


With a variety of rooms, on-site restaurants and bars and facilities, find everything you need for a comfortable and relaxing stay, whether it’s for a night or the weekend.


Book your stay today