Get ready for a sensational Summer at MCEC!
With Summer now officially upon us and a whole year’s worth of socialising and exploring to make up for, now’s the perfect time to plan your summer adventures. We’re truly spoilt for choice here at MCEC with an ever-evolving calendar of awesome exhibitions, immersive installations, pop-ups, festivals and more to explore. Here are a few of our faves to get you started.
Melbourne Street Eatz
2 Dec – 25 April
We can’t think of a better way to welcome the warmer weather than with a riverfront summer sesh at Melbourne’s no.1 food, music and entertainment festival, Street Eatz. Join us on the lawn food at MCEC for a cavalcade of trucks and pop-ups serving all your favourite food and drinks along with awesome live music and all-ages entertainment. Well behaved kids and dogs are welcome, card payments only and there’s a $2 entry fee.
Learn more here
Space Jam: A New Legacy – The Tunes vs Goons Experience
18 Dec – 30 Jan
Whether you’re a way-back fan of the original or loving the recent remake, kids and adults alike will enjoy dunking, dribbling and dancing their way around this loud and lively interactive exhibit. Filled with basketball challenges, arcade games and skills tests, this is an action-packed way to burn some energy and get a photo with your favourite Looney Tune. Oh, and did we mention the giant inflatable basketball mega-slide?
Bookings are essential, tickets available now through Ticketek
THE LUME Melbourne
Permanent (exhibition changes throughout the year)
Escape the heat and immerse yourself in Melbourne’s epic new art adventure, THE LUME. The Southern Hemisphere’s first permanent digital gallery transforms the world’s finest art into fully immersive sensory encounters. Explore, play, dance and marvel as every surface becomes an animated canvas, WHILE artfully inspired menus and a choreographed soundtrack add goosebump-inducing dimensions to your experience. Currently curating an awe-inspiring trip through the life and work of Dutch master Vincent Van Gogh, the next exhibition is already in planning so book now to avoid missing out.
Book here through Ticketmaster.
Jurassic World by Brickman®
Now – 23 Jan
Due to overwhelming popular demand, this jaw-dropping interactive exhibition has extended its stay at MCEC until January 2022. Constructed from more than six million Lego bricks and featuring over 50 large-scale dinosaurs, this world-first experience transforms the blockbuster Jurassic World franchise into an immersive must-do adventure! Explore the Jurassic World® lab, enter the baby dinosaur enclosure and take on a terrifying T-Rex!
Bookings are essential, tickets here through Ticketek