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May Food Festivals 2022 in Melbourne.


We warmly welcome the month of May at Melbourne Food Festivals. Our city has yet again managed to fill our calendars with an abundance of delicious events this coming month. Let’s take a sneak peek at the May Food Festivals 2022.


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Big Vegan Market

Celebrate the plant-based lifestyle at the Big Vegan Market! This year’s event promises more of the things you love – from beauty to the food, the variety guarantees to be spectacular. Adding in such a stellar line-up of vendors means this event is sure to be a sell-out.

When: Saturday 7th May- Sunday 8th May 2022

Where: Royal Exhibition Building, 9 Nicholson St, Carlton VIC 3053

Entry Cost: $5

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GABS Festival Melbourne

It’s back for 2022! The Great Australasian Beer Spectacular (GABS) is once again coming to Melbourne, much to the delight of our city’s beer lovers. GABS offers the opportunity to sample over 100 never-before-released craft beers and ciders. Discover some of Australia and New Zealand’s best brewers whilst also enjoying street food, entertainment, a silent disco, beer education, fun games, and so much more.

When: Friday 27th May- Sunday 29th May 2022

Where: Melbourne, VIC 3000

Entry Cost: Starting from $35


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Pinot Palooza Melbourne

Described as ‘The World’s Biggest Pinot Party’, Melbourne’s 2022 instalment of Pinot Palooza is not to be missed. With an emphasis on the fun side of wine, enjoy a fantastic day full of music and drink whilst exploring the produce of some of the best pinot suppliers from Australia, New Zealand, and beyond.

When: Friday 6th May- Saturday 7th May 2022

Where: The Timber Yard, 351 Plummer St, Port Melbourne VIC 3207

Entry Cost: $65 (+ booking fee)


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Soul Night Market Mornington

Delight in the festive foodie vibe of the Soul Night Market down on the Mornington Peninsula! Come along to see the wares of some of Melbourne’s most talented makers, listen to enchanting live soul-inspired music, and taste mouth-watering bites on the Outdoor Food Lawn. Also promising an Indoor Cocktail Lounge and market stalls featuring everything from fashion and art to jewellery and personal care, the Soul Night Market Mornington will be too good to miss.

When: Friday 20th May 2022

Where: Peninsula Community Theatre, 91 Wilsons Road, Mornington, VIC 3931

Entry Cost: FREE


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Ricotta Festival

That’s Amore Cheese invites you to an Italian Sunday Festa celebrating all things ricotta. The Ricotta Festival is back after its huge success last year and will provide everything a ricotta-lover could want, including an abundance of cheesy food, entertainment, and masterclasses. Plus, kids under 12 have free entry into the event, so bring the whole family for a spectacular day out exploring the beauty of ricotta.

When: Sunday 1st May 2022

Where: That’s Amore Cheese, 66 Latitude Boulevard, Thomastown, VIC 3074

Entry Cost: $10- $120



Get out there and enjoy all the amazing offerings this May and be sure to keep up to date with all the latest Melbourne foodie info with the Melbourne Food Festivals directory!