• SHOWING: 28/07/2017 - 01/08/2017
    Vinnies Just Art Exhibition

    The 2017 Vinnies Just Art theme is "First Australians: Stories of Humanity." We are calling for a creative exploration, contemplation and celebration of the culture of the first people of Australia, a central part of the Australian identity. This exhibition will feature key pieces from the competition. Visual art, creative writing, performing arts and media will all be included.

  • SHOWING: 28/07/2017 - 28/07/2017
    Visual State - Independent Graduate Runway Show 2017

    Visual State is an Independent Graduate Runway Show of emerging designers from the Bachelor of Fashion Design & Technology at RMIT University 2017. The show is a perfect opportunity for us to celebrate the students' work, talent, artistry and creativity. We invite you to come and experience the fun and see what our work has to offer.

  • SHOWING: 30/07/2017 - 30/07/2017
    Open House Melbourne 2017

    Celebrating it's 10th Year, Open House Melbourne gives you a chance to explore Meat Market. Join a tour and learn about the history of one of Melbourne's most beautiful historic buildings.

  • SHOWING: 04/08/2017 - 04/08/2017
    Office Party

    Coreprêt is throwing an Office Party. The party will provide a dazzling, yet comfortable environment in which you can interact with our work and discuss the issues surrounding the current fashion and textile industry. Coreprêt's 'Office Attire' collection will be for sale on the night of the Office Party.

  • SHOWING: 12/08/2017 - 12/08/2017
    The Decibelles present Radicals, Belles and Femme Fatales

    Radicals, Belles and Femme Fatales i- A celebration of female voices from the 60s to today. Let Ursula Paez, The Decibelles Female Pop Choir and their band take you through a spirited selection selection of songs from iconic female pop artists.

  • SHOWING: 13/08/2017 - 13/08/2017
    Vin Diemen

    Love Tasmania’s wine, outstanding produce and boutique beverages but don’t have a trip to the island state planned just yet? Then let us bring a little taste of Tasmania to you. A hit parade of Tasmania’s celebrated wines and leading wine producers, plus cider, food, tourism and more.

  • SHOWING: 01/09/2017 - 01/09/2017
    Biggest Ever Blokes' Lunch Melbourne

    The third Biggest Ever Blokes’ Lunch Melbourne, proudly presented by Sportsbet, will be held on Friday, September 1, 2017 at Meat Market. About 400 men and women will get together over some seriously tasty food, wine and craft beer. We’ll talk frankly about men’s health, raise some serious coin for prostate cancer research and probably make some new mates while we’re at it.

  • SHOWING: 02/09/2017 - 02/09/2017
    Mould: A Cheese Festival

    Mould Cheese Festival is a celebration of handmade Australian cheese. The best producers from around the country, including Bruny Island, Yarra Valley Dairy, That’s Amore, Lartisan, Pecora Dairy, Grandvewe and more will showcase their produce at North Melbourne’s Meat Market with bonus cooking demonstration, masterclasses and a well-stocked bar. This is an 18+ event.

  • SHOWING: 14/09/2017 - 01/10/2017
    Emerald City - as part of Melbourne Fringe Festival

    Emerald City is back for 2017! With an amazing selection of performances to dazzle your senses, there’s something for young and old. Stay tuned for details as this amazing festival program is revealed.

  • SHOWING: 21/10/2017 - 22/10/2017

    Junipalooza 2017 is a celebration of all things gin, with dozens of makers in one room, sharing their love and know-how of the drink. They'll be offering samples of their juniper-laced spirits and generally having a good natter about all things gin, accompanied by a great bar serving up amazing cocktails, a dedicated masterclass area and a range of talks and guests.

  • SHOWING: 28/10/2017 - 28/10/2017
    Spring Vegan Festival

    Vegans take Meat Market! Save the date! Shopping, food, art, cinema and more.

  • SHOWING: 25/11/2017 - 25/11/2017
    Low Rez Presents The Best of British

    Low Rez will be performing their annual concert this year once more at the Melbourne Meat Market. With 2 performances at 3pm and 7:30 pm on 25th November 201



  • SHOWING: 15/12/2016 - 15/12/2016
    PLGRM Presents The Crash Survivor

    PLGRM’s final event for the year presents their latest film, ‘The Crash Survivor'. Alongside two separate unreleased films, the evening will explore the psychological effects caused by road trauma, and the way forward for Australians on the road.

  • SHOWING: 10/11/2016 - 12/11/2016
    The Book of Daughters

    Presented across three nights, The Book of Daughters is a large-scale sonic media performance cycle comprising nine 20-40 minute shows created by 29 maverick sound artists and musicians in various creative combinations. Audiences pay for a night of three 20-40min shows, presented across two stages in the Meat Market main space.

  • SHOWING: 05/11/2016 - 05/11/2016
    Mr Black Espresso Martini Festival

    Mr Black – the world's foremost coffee liquor – will play host to hundreds of coffee and liquor loving Victorians at this delicious gathering. With caffeinated creations from some of Australia's best bars and coffee shops, food trucks, tunes and coffee pong, come and celebrate the miracle of coffee for one day only at the Espresso Martini Festival.

  • SHOWING: 10/10/2016 - 20/10/2016
    The Home Within

    Step inside a structure that combines the weight of architecture and the ephemerality of organic life. Web-like lines of textured red string pulse like a billion veins, but en masse they form walls as straight and solid as a slide-rule. Are the borders between this building’s exterior and interior any more reliable than our own?

  • SHOWING: 06/10/2016 - 12/10/2016
    The Dark Chorus

    Lucy Guerin unleashes a dance premiere that will enfold you in the embrace of darkness.

    The dramatic chorus is both the voice of the people and of your most intimate thoughts, a moving sculpture of bodies and concepts made flesh. From the mind of one of Australia's most renowned choreographers springs a commanding new work that reaches back to the roots of ancient theatre to create something entirely of the now.