Lankan Fest is a joyful celebration of the rich culture and heritage of Sri Lanka, oFFERING THOUSANDS OF VISITORS A UNIQUE SRI LANKAN EXPERIENCE THROUGH FOOD, MUSIC, DANCE AND CRAFT.


What's On



FOOD and beverages

Treat your taste-buds to Sri Lankan cuisines and spices from different ethnic groups of Sri Lanka. From the ever-popular hoppers, kottu roti and dosai to the palm sugar sweetened desserts and much more.


Live Entertainment

Full day of Sri Lankan dance and music by local talent. A bit of tradition, with a hint of the modern, mixed in with culture and a dose of baila = perfect day of entertainment!

Cooking demonstrations

Fancy yourself a chef? Join our celebrity chefs and learn to cook like a local at our live cooking demonstrations. Learn a tradition or two at our demonstration hut or test your cricket skills against the experts.

arts and crafts

Experience the proud Sri Lankan heritage of arts and crafts. And perhaps find a distinctive memento to take home. From Jewellery, Saris to masks, lacquerwork, pottery and more.

Lankan Fest 2017

In pictures




Stretching along the southern bank of the Yarra River between Queensbridge road and Kingsway, Crown Riverwalk lies in the heartbeat of the central city area of Melbourne. A Map of the Crown Complex can be found here.


Crown features two car parks in Melbourne, with over 5,000 parking spaces as well as valet parking services, for your convenience. Parking prices,

Multi-Level Parking - Standard Rates
0-5 Hours - $6.00
5-7 Hours - $9.00
7-24 Hours - $16.00
Daily Maximum - $16.00

For more information please visit,

Public Transport

See link here for map and interactive guide to public transport to the Crown Promenade.