Darwin entertainment

Top Choice Cinema in Darwin

Deckchair Cinema

During the Dry, the Darwin Film Society runs this fabulous outdoor cinema below the southern end of the Esplanade. Watch a movie under the stars while reclining in a deckchair. There's a licensed bar serving food or…
Live Music in Darwin

Happy Yess

This venue is Darwin's leading place for live music. A not-for-profit venue for musicians run by musicians, you won't hear cover bands in here. Original, sometimes weird, always fun.
Jazz in Darwin


Behind an imposing dungeonlike doorway, this cosy restaurant-bar has live local acts and top-notch cocktails. Tuesday night is a jam session where the quality is consistently good. It's far enough from Mitchell St t…
Live Music in Darwin

Darwin Railway Club

Big supporters of Darwin's live music scene, this place pulls in some class acts. The nearly 20-piece band gets the place swinging on Wednesdays, with everything from up-and-coming indie acts to folk strumming possi…
Arts Centre in Darwin

Darwin Entertainment Centre

Darwin's main community arts venue houses the Playhouse and Studio theatres, and hosts events from fashion-award nights to plays, rock operas, comedies and concerts. Check the website for upcoming shows.
Arts Centre in Darwin

Brown's Mart

This historic venue (a former mining exchange) features live theatre performances, music and short films – check the website for upcoming performances.
Casino in Darwin

Skycity Darwin

On Mindil Beach, this is Darwin’s flashy casino complex, with accommodation, three restaurants and all the card tables, roulette wheels and pokie machines you need to help you lose your shirt (or win your fortune). …