The City of Mandurah runs multiple community events during the year, that offer varied opportunities for vendors and community to participate.

In response to the current Government restrictions on mass gatherings, the City has revised its Festivals and Events program for 2020/21.

2020-2021 Revised Program of Festivals and Events

Mandurah Street Party - November 2020
Mandurah Christmas Pageant - Friday December 4, 2020
New Year's Eve - spectacular fireworks displays 9pm and midnight - December 31, 2020 
Australia Day Civic Ceremony - January 26, 2021
Channel Seven Mandurah Crab Fest - March 20 & 21, 2021
Winter in Mandurah - June/July School Holidays 2021

* Name and date to be finalised

The City will deliver the Festival and Events Program for 2020-2021 subject to the recommendations from The WA Department of Health.


Major events

Crab Fest is being due to be held the weekend of 20th and 21st March 2021, and offers a number of opportunities for vendors to participate in the event.

Applications will open soon for the following;

  • Gourmet food vendor marquee priced from $1855 (includes marquee 6m x 6m, wash up facilities, space for 1 cool room, water and some electricity included)
  • Mobile food vendor 6m x 3m Site only priced from $892 (Registered Mobile Food Business)
  • Continental food marquee priced from $1340 (Includes 6m x 3m marquee and some electricity) **Must sell ready made and pre-packaged food. No cooking or reheating products for sale. Permission to offer samples can be granted if appropriate Health requirements met**
  • Crab sales marquee price negotiable (Includes 6m x 3m marquee) **Must sell fresh WA seafood menu concepts, eat here or take-home packs available**
  • Market vendor marquee priced from $900 Eastern Foreshore (Market vendors cannot sell food or drinks – price includes 3m x 3m marquee)
  • Workshop vendor price is negotiable depending on specific site requirements. We will consider workshop activities, services for sale which add value to the event experience, product demonstrations, and other activations that will engage the crowd and meet the event objectives.

 Crab Fest applications will close 1 November 2020.

Visit the Crab Fest website

Artists are encourage to visit the Wearable Art Mandurah website for information.

Key dates for applications will be updated here when they become available.

Visit the Wearable Art Mandurah website

The Mandurah Christmas Pageant is scheduled for Friday 4th December 2020.

Float applications will open soon.

New Years Eve in Mandurah will present fireworks displays at 9pm and midnight. There will be plenty of dining options and entertainment in the cafes and restaurants in and around Mandurah City Centre and Mandurah Ocean Marina.

Expressions of interest to quote for the NYE fireworks contract can be emailed to

Updates and information on the Mandurah Arts Festival will be posted here when it becomes available.