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Free events in Melbourne 
Melbourne has so much going on, and there are always plenty of events that are free. You may still need to book, however, so check individual events for details.

Melbourne Vixens Fan Day - Friday 20 February 2015, 5:30pm to 7:30pm - Community events & fundraisers

Melbourne Vixens Fan Day

20 Feb 2015, Federation Square
The Melbourne Vixens are ready for the 2015 ANZ Championship, so come along to Fan Day and meet the team at Federation Square.
Town Hall Veggie Patch Grow Show  - Tuesday 10 February 2015 to Friday 20 February 2015 - Community events & fundraisers

Town Hall Veggie Patch Grow Show

10 Feb 2015 - 20 Feb 2015, Melbourne Town Hall
Visit the Town Hall Veggie Patch, a vibrant display of flowers, vegetables and herbs, and talk to experts about how to grow food in small spaces.
Kensington Australia Day Festival - Tuesday 26 January 2016, noon to 8pm - Festivals

Kensington Australia Day Festival

26 Jan 2016, Kensington Australia Day Festival
This family-friendly street festival includes a citizenship ceremony, billycart racing, a pet show, a lamington-eating contest and market stalls.
Try Bowls Day  - Sunday 15 February 2015, noon to 4pm - Sport

Try Bowls Day

15 Feb 2015, City of Melbourne Bowls Club
Come along to a modern, eco-friendly bowling club for an afternoon of lawn bowls, with a barbecue and a bar. It's a great way to meet new friends!
The Melbourne Remade Boutique Market - Saturday 21 February 2015, 10am to 4pm - Markets & pop-up shops

The Melbourne Remade Boutique Market

21 Feb 2015, Collins 234 Boutique Place
Collins234 Boutique Place hosts the Melbourne Remade Boutique Market, with more than 40 unique stalls featuring Melbourne made and designed products.
Economics for a Sustainable Future - Wednesday 11 March 2015, 7:30am to 8:45am - Talks & workshops

Economics for a Sustainable Future

11 Mar 2015, Federation Square
This breakfast panel discussion features Anglican Archbishop Philip Freier and local Federal MPs Adam Bandt and Clare O’Neil.
Chinese New Year at Fed Square - Thursday 26 February 2015 to Sunday 01 March 2015 - Festivals

Chinese New Year at Fed Square

26 Feb 2015 - 1 Mar 2015, Federation Square
Join a vibrant Chinese New Year celebration at Fed Square to welcome the Year of the Sheep.
Vox Lumen – People Into Light  - Saturday 21 February 2015 to Sunday 22 February 2015 - Exhibitions

Vox Lumen – People Into Light

21 Feb 2015 - 22 Feb 2015, Federation Square
Experience Vox Lumen, a spectacular collaboration between Deakin University Motion.Lab and Fed Square, for White Night Melbourne 2015.
Fed Square Harvest - Saturday 28 February 2015 to Sunday 01 March 2015 - Food & wine

Fed Square Harvest

28 Feb 2015 - 1 Mar 2015, Federation Square
Join a foodie celebration along River Terrace as part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.
Equine In(ter)vention - Saturday 07 February 2015 to Saturday 28 February 2015 - Exhibitions

Equine In(ter)vention

7 Feb 2015 - 28 Feb 2015, Kings Artist Run Initiative
This exhibition merges rudimentary video collage and hand-woven textiles to work through the interconnected histories of horses, looms and technology.

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