sydney gay & lesbian MARDI GRAS AT DARLO BAR





Calling all kings, queens, queers & allies, we're bringing you a bunch of events full of glitz, glam & all around fabulousness as we embrace, support & celebrate our LGBTQIA+ community & the Sydney Mardi Gras. As the city comes to life with love & colour, we are joining in with plenty of bright & beautiful events for everyone to enjoy including a Parade Viewing Party on Saturday 2 March.


We're not just a place for you to to grab a drink, we're glittering stages for our surrounding communities while also looking forward to ensure we continue shaping OUR FUTURE as inclusive and safe spaces for the next generation at YOUR LOCAL.


Check out all the info below.

Wed 21 & 28 Feb


From 7pm | Free Entry


We're kicking the week off with drag bingo, hosted by our fabulous resident Wednesday night Queen, Charisma Belle.


Starts at 7pm, free to play & plenty of prizes up for grabs. Spots are limited so get booking!

Thurs 22 & 29 Feb


From 5pm | Free Entry


Say hello to Fairah Nuff as she hosts our locals raffle on Thursdays during Sydney Mardi Gras. Simply buy a drink to go in the draw to win a variety of trays ranging from meat to veggie, fruit to beer and MORE.


First raffle is drawn at 5:30pm and every 30mins after, and if you're not drinking, you're not winning!

Sun 25 Feb & 3 Mar


From 3-6pm | Free Entry


Sunday Sessions are getting taken up a notch during Mardi Gras as we bring acoustic tunes and $12 cocktails to the iconic Darlo rooftop both Sundays.


Treat yourself to a cheap cocktail in one of Darlinghurst's fav al fresco spaces. It'd be rude not to xoxo



Saturday 2 March


From 8pm | Free Entry


The wild, wonderful & most colourful event on Sydney's social calendar is almost here and we are ready to shine bright on parade night. Head to the Darlo for DJ's at 4pm prior to the parade, while things get reeeaaaal spicy from 8pm.


We're teaming up with HOLLYWOULD to throw a massive party from 8pm through til the late hours of the evening. DJ HAYDAY will be spinning the tunes while the drag lineup is absolutely to DIE for:

- Hollywould Star (RuPaul's Drag Race S3)

- Amyl (RuPaul's Drag Race S3)

- Ivory Glaze (RuPaul's Drag Race S3)

- Natalya Alessi (International Burlesque Sensation)

- Pinkie Promise (NZ Drag Icon)


We'll also be screening the parade on TV screens across both levels on the night. Entry is free and we're not taking bookings, so just come on in & join the party!