Desert Festival 2024

Desert Festival is an award winning, arts and cultural festival held annually in Mparntwe Alice Springs.

Over 11 days, enjoy an exciting program of local and visiting artists and embrace the diversity and creativity here in our desert home. We're talking music, dance, installations, workshops, and a whole lot more across a series of fabulous events.

Be sure to follow Desert Festival on social media (@desertfestival.nt) to be the first to hear about this year's program and tickets!

For more informaition visit or phone 08 8952 2392

Desert Festival is delivered by Red Hot Arts Central Australia and supported by the Northern Territory Government and the Alice Springs Town Council.

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