Vivid Sydney 2014

Vivid Sydney – a Festival of Light, Music and Ideas. Not much for me to say about it really. It was my first time going and I wasn’t sure what to expect. I was already in the City for some shopping and thought I’d stay for dinner and Vivid. I almost left because it started raining halfway during my traipse across town, but I’m glad I stuck around. The rain cleared and I enjoyed walking through a busy city illuminated by lights.

A smart person would have taken a booklet with the map to all the installations dotted around town. I just took a look at the freestanding map I came across, figured out most of them would be around Circular Quay and The Rocks, and just went for a walk hoping to see them all. I didn’t, of course, but liked most of the ones I saw. As I said before, I’m glad I stuck around the City for Vivid and would highly recommend a visit if any of you are able to. It’s on from 6pm daily until the 9th of June so there’s still plenty of time left.

7 thoughts on “Vivid Sydney 2014

    • Sandy says:

      Oh wow. Do you think it’s improved over the years? Also, I hopped over to your blog and checked out your Vivid photos. AH-MAZING!


  1. Lignum Draco says:

    Improved? Well, the Opera House displays are always interesting but on a different theme. The number of installations are increased in number. The shows at Darling Harbour started last year and are worth a look too if you get a chance – a different one each hour. It’s definitely becoming more popular each year.

    Thank you very much for the compliment. šŸ™‚


    • Sandy says:

      No worries. Your photos really are amazing šŸ™‚

      I’m pretty chuffed Vivid is getting more popular each year and that there are more installations. I was around Darling Harbour but I must have missed the shows since I was only passing by šŸ˜¦ My friends mentioned avoiding going to Vivid because of the crowds now, but I think it’s a good sign. I must put Vivid down in my diary for next year (and maybe plan it a little better).


      • Lignum Draco says:

        There’s still time. šŸ™‚ The Darling Harbour show is a light and laser show projected onto a wall of water. Every hour for 10 minutes, and a different show every hour. I believe the 7pm show usually involves fireworks. Cheers.


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