Thursday and Friday:

Start… Your journey in the festival hub at Prince’s Square. Here you’ll find live music, interactive art, bars food vans and our venues, The Little Devil and the Fountain Bar. FREE.
Location: Prince’s Square

Feast… At Crossfire Kitchen. We’ve brought top Tassie chefs into the Square for a feast. Expect rump cap pizza, campfire congee and deliciousness to fuel your festival.
Location: Prince’s Square
Time: 5.00 pm – 10.00 pm

Find… Hidden artwork by amazing Tasmanian artists on our evening art trail, Nightlight. To begin, pick up a map from the box office and discover installations, karaoke, poetry and more.
Location: start at the Box Office in Prince’s Square
Time: 6.30 pm – 9.30 pm

Listen… Head to the Fountain Bar. Friday features a ripper lineup including Je Bahl, Sundaze, Hayler Couper + Sumner.
Location: The Fountain Bar, Prince’s Square
Time: 6.30 pm – 12.00 am

Laugh… The outrageously funny Jude Perl is bringing her fifth show I Have a Face to Junction. Hot off the heels off the national Fringe circuit with 5-star reviews across the board.
Location: Little Devil, Prince’s Square
Time: 6.30 pm

Stay up late… Head to our late-night club, a hidden adults-only playground Club Barbezat in a billiards hall. DJs, performers, installations + cocktails.
Location: 66 Elizabeth Street
Time: 10.00 pm – 3.00 am


Come for a sticky-beak… Open House Launceston returns with even more architectural beauties to explore and check out. View the whole program here.

Breathtaking… Pull up a pew (literally). Junction’s iconic Breathtaking concert returns with three new Tasmanian voices an done piano virtuoso. Two concerts this time featuring featurin Jay Jarome, Claire Anne Taylor and Samantha Hammersley with Ben Austin.
Location: St John’s Church
Time: Saturday 2.00 pm + 6.00 pm 

Fountain Bar
Return to The Fountain Bar for round two with Christopher Coleman & The Great Escape, The Stayns, Kat Edwards + a Boy Named Sue.
Location: Fountain Bar, Prince’s Square
Time: 6.30 pm

Join adored Australian performer, Rachel Berger for the return of her storytelling community project, Nitty Gritty – True Stories Told by Real Humans.
Location: 66 Elizabeth street, Upstairs at the Worker’s Club
Time: Friday + Saturday 6.30 pm

Club Barbezat
Return to our nightclub. Different DJs and performers to Friday.
Time: Saturday 10.00 pm – 3.00 am


The Tweed Run
On your bike. Wear your finest Tweed and ride around the city on your bike, adorn in your Sunday best. Return to the festival hub for Turner’s Stillhouse Three Cuts gin and tonics, cucumber sandwiches and a good old fashioned Sunday session.

Picnic + soak in the vibes
We have got free musicians on all day at Prince’s Square. Soak in the sun, grab a Tassie beer or wine and ensure you get a good position.

Special Offer

Our good friends at Junction Arts Festival are offering you a special deal on tickets. Simply enter TasLead19 at the checkout to receive 30% off tickets to:

Friday Saturday
I Have a Face 6.30 pm 6.30 pm
Guts, Grit & Lipstick: The Queens of Country 8.30 pm 8.30 pm
The Fountain Bar 6.30 pm 6.30 pm

2 x ticket maximum purchase per show per booking, 4 ticket total.