Current Events Great Air Race Centenary When: 22 September - 10 December 2019 Location: Darwin (multiple locations) Website: ntmajorevents.com.au/great-air-race The Great Air Race Centenary program of events celebrate the anniversary of the Vickers Vimy and its crew - Ross and Keith Smith, Wally Shiers and Jim Bennett - flying from London to Darwin in just 28 days. An amazing feat of aviation that changed Darwin and the world. Events run from September 2019 through to early December. Bruce Munro: Tropical Light When: 01 November - 30 April 2020 Location: Darwin (multiple locations) Website: www.tropicallight.com.au Tropical Light is an outdoor exhibition featuring eight illuminated sculptures across Darwin’s CBD by world renowned artist Bruce Munro. Held 1 November – 30 April, the free exhibition is connected by a self-guided path throughout the city, with contributions by six local artists across various mediums. Parrtjima – A Festival in Light When: 03 - 12 April 2020 Location: Alice Springs Website: parrtjimaaustralia.com.au Parrtjima - A Festival in Light is the first authentic Indigenous festival of its kind, featuring Australia’s biggest light show installation, stretching over 2.5 kilometres of the iconic MacDonnell Ranges. Showcasing contemporary and traditional Indigenous art, culture and stories, Parrtjima is a breathtaking display. BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival When: 23 May 2020 11:00am - 11:00pm Location: Mindil Beach Website: bassinthegrass.com.au The 18th annual BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival returns to Mindil Beach Saturday 23 May 2020. BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown When: 17 - 19 July 2020 Location: Hidden Valley, Darwin Website: darwinsupercars.com.au TAKE YOUR PLACE at the BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown Supercars. Darwin has hosted a round of the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship at Hidden Valley Raceway since 1998. Arafura Games When: 14 - 22 May 2021 Website: arafuragames.nt.gov.au The Arafura Games is a biennial event held over eight days. The Arafura Games will host a range of sporting competitions tiers from amateur through to sub-elite from 14-22 May 2021. Red CentreNATS When: 04 - 06 September 2020 Location: Alice Springs Website: redcentrenats.com.au Red CentreNATS is Australia’s newest automotive lifestyle festival celebrating all things wheels. Street machines, elite show cars, hobby vehicles and more take over the streets of Alice Springs for three days of intense competition including drag racing, show n shine and street cruising.