The Balmain Rozelle Food and Art Festival is back!

The Balmain Rozelle Food and Art Festival will return 22-30 April,  and is designed to explore your interest in food and art. The festival is filled with workshops, offers and events. Explore the schedule and show your support for local businesses.  There’s no better time to visit a local venue, try a new restaurant, taste a local brew or buy some art. The possibilities are endless, so we encourage you to explore your passions and have fun along the way!

Thank you to Inner West Council. McGrath Balmain and White Bay Beer Co. for sponsoring the festival. 

After a two-year break, Inner West Council will once again present the ever-popular Jazz in the Park at Gladstone Park, Balmain. Balmain will come alive to the sounds of jazz on Saturday 29 April, from 2pm to 5pm.

If you're a business and would like to participate, more info is here or email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Corner Bar Festival Specials - ALL Festival

Cocktail O’Clock 4-6pm, Mon to Fri. Delicious themed Cocktails on special and $5 Estrella Damm Lager

Tex Mex Tuesday - $20 Taco Boards including a complimentary Tecate Beer Wed Tastes of Despana Glebe- Spanish Tapas menu and a free glass of Despana’s famous Sangria

Thursday - Dumplings & Curries

Friday - Live Music Weekends

Corner Bar Famous Bottomless Brunch all weekend -2 hours of Margarita Cocktails, Wines, Beer & Sangria, Paired with delicious Mexican dishes, $70 pp,

Bookings essential

632 Darling St, Rozelle


Jazz in the Jungle, noon-2pm, 29 April

Enjoy the jazz vibes amongst the living plants and greenery.

661 Darling St, Rozelle
29 April, noon–2pm


Music on the streets, 22 April, 10am-3pm

Enjoy your favourite local music at Loyalty Square Balmain and along Darling Street in Rozelle and Balmain. 343 Brass Band, Batucada Funk, Oompah Loompah Band and The Marble Circus Band plus more will feature.

22 April, 10am-3pm
Music on the streets
Darling St, Rozelle and Loyalty Square, Balmain

Family Sewing Workshop, 29 April, 1-4pm

Make your own Hot Air Balloon & Weaving Basket.

Learn some cool sewing and craft techniques, no previous experience is necessary. There will be step-by-step guidance, and it's a fun activity for all.  

Book here on the Artspark Studio website. 

$75 per family, 8+ years. One Hot Air Balloon per family.

29 April, 1-4pm
43 Merton St, Rozelle


Local Bar PALOOZA, Duck and Pinot, and Bottomless dumplings

Bottomless dumplings and Japanese beers for $65 (2 hours)

Duck and Pinot!
Choice of two sizes, 1/2 duck and 2 glasses $40 or whole duck and bottle $65

Join in the fun at Local Bar Palooza is a week-long event celebrating local talent and bringing the community together for a fun and entertaining experience. Featuring live music performances, stand-up comedy shows, DJ sets, art exhibits, workshops, and more.

23 April 2-4pm
729 Darling St, Rozelle
Rozelle Bookings essential,


Try the newest local gin!
Use the ‘festival’ code at check out, and receive 10% off online purchases.

Visit us at our Garden Bar and Cellar Door, from 1pm to dusk every Saturday and Sunday, at Leichhardt Bowlo.

Valid from 1 April until 30 April 2023

Lilyfields GIn WS

The Reverie Cat, Cocktail Classes 22,28 & 29 April

22, 28 & 29 April, from 6pm
Shake and strain like a true mixologist during this hands-on cocktail making masterclass. You’ll learn how to make three Vietnamese inspired cocktails, before enjoying your creations paired with a modern Vietnamese platter.

576 Darling St, Rozelle Bookings essential, call 8067 3740

$105 per ticket, 20% food after the masterclass.

Cheese Galore at Cheese Celebration, 26 April Cheese Tasting

Sit down cheese tasting on Wednesday 26th April from 6pm (90 minutes) includes 4 cheeses + 4 matching condiments + 2 cured meats + crackers and bread.
$90 per person.

Jazz in the Park Picnic Cheese Hamper ‘The Summer Picnic Cheese Platter’, $79 with free delivery on Saturday 29th April for all residents of Balmain, Birchgrove and Rozelle.

Cheese Box festival

2/595 Darling St, Rozelle
Book and order,


OzHarvest - 22 April, 8am-1pm

OzHarvest’s mission is to feed people in need, stop food waste and protect our planet. Find their stall at the local markets to find out about what work they do and learn about food waste.

22 April, 8am-1pm
Orange Grove Markets

Women’s in Business dinner at L’Auberge - 26 April, 6-9pm

Join us for another Women In Business dinner where you can meet and network over fine food and wine. Limited tickets available so book early! Tickets now available to purchase here

All attendees will receive a free goodie bag, and have a chance to win a $250 Mecque Gift Voucher. 

This event is sponsored by McGrath Balmain. 

26 April, 6-9pm
358 Darling St, Balmain
Bookings essential

Win a Paint Your Pooch Workshop - 23 April 2-4pm

To enter: Post a photo of your pooch on Instagram and tag @darling.stay.local and @paperrockscissorsartstudios. Entries close on Thursday 20 April.

The prize: The lucky winners will join a 2-hour guided painting workshop at Paper Rock Scissors Art Studio on Sunday 23 April, 2-4pm. Each winner will also receive a Ziippup lead with pooch pouch for their dog!

The best entries win! Winners must be available for the workshop on Sunday 23 April, 2-4pm.

23 April 2-4pm
760 Darling St, Rozelle

Kirana Haag Meet The Artist - 29 April, 10am-1.30pm

Meet local Artists Kirana and Julius Haag at their Open Studio. See a wide range of paintings and sculptures from this artistic family, enjoy a cup of tea and hear the stories behind the artworks.

29 April, 10am-1.30pm
202 Darling St, Balmain

Proudly supported by

NSW Government

BNSW 2021 Awards Reg Winner State Finalist White

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which this business operates, the Gadigal and Wangal peoples of the Eora nation, and pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.

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