Free Lunchtime Concerts

Ararat Town Hall presents a regular series of free lunch time concerts featuring quality touring musicians performing a range of musical styles.

Concerts are usually commence between 11am to 12pm, midday on a Wednesday, depending on the touring schedules of performers.

For the comfort and safety of all patrons, Ararat Town Hall respectfully asks that audience members arrive at least fifteen minutes before each performance to ensure seating before the performance begins. Audience members that may require additional assistance are encouraged to speak to staff or note support needed on their booking form at time of booking.

For more information about accessibility at the Ararat Town Hall, please see our Accessibility page.

Current & Upcoming

Victoria Stanborough

Wednesday 31st July 2024

Victoria Stanborough is a highly regarded American singer & actress, with a career spanning over three decades. Victoria has achieved success in multiple fields of entertainment and is among the few performers who are able to …

What the World Needs Now

Wednesday 2nd October 2024

And with more fab sounds of the swinging sixties and seventies. What the World Needs Now is a joyous, foot stamping, hand clapping celebration of the swinging sixties and seventies, and what better way to celebrate …

Gems of Jazz

Wednesday 27th March 2024

Gems of Jazz is an exciting showcase of timeless classics by Gershwin, Arlen, Berlin and Porter, with songs made famous by Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Dinah Washington, Nat King Cole and many more. Songs …

The Beggars Christmas

Thursday 7th December 2023

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, the most wonderful time of the year! The Jacaranda is in bloom, Santa Claus is on his way, and The Beggars are singing everyone’s favourite Christmas songs around …

Crazy Arms

Wednesday 18th October 2023

Crazy Arms is a hilarious and entertaining live music show, featuring blistering musical wizardry and authentic vocals, that celebrates the origins of popular piano playing from the birth of Boogie Woogie and Ragtime in the late …


Wednesday 21st June 2023

It was the legendary Johnny Cash who stated quite openly that Jade Hurley OAM was the BEST act he had EVER worked with and was quoted in the Irish Press as saying … “If I wasn’t …

Legends of Rock ‘N’ Roll: Tribute Show

Wednesday 15th March 2023

Coming to Ararat Town Hall this March 2023, Issi Dye is paying tribute to Elvis, and J O’K in the Legends of Rock n’ Roll. The show features the music of two of the greatest hitmakers …


Wednesday 23rd March 2022

*Spectrum has been rescheduled for 23 March 2022 at 1.30pm* Singer/songwriter Mike Rudd formed Spectrum in 1969 with bassist Bill Putt. Spectrum’s first single release, I’ll Be Gone (Someday I’ll Have Money), was a national number …

Memories – The Hoffmans

Wednesday 11th March 2020

Tickets to this show are free but bookings are required. Click on the “tickets” button to the left to secure your spot. Memories is The Hoffman’s new show for 2020. A nostalgic stroll down memory lane …

Wayne Horsburgh and Rodney Vincent – A Country Christmas

Wednesday 4th December 2019

As part of the Ararat Town Hall’s free lunchtime concert series, Rodney Vincent returns with his friend Wayne Horsburgh for a Christmas concert in December 2019. Rodney and Wayne team up to present a fun-filled show …

What’s New Pussycat?

Wednesday 18th September 2019

What’s New Pussycat is a joyous, foot-stamping, hand-clapping celebration of the swinging sixties presented by Melissa Langton and Mark Jones. Vocal pyrotechnics! Breath-taking harmonies! Off-the-wall humour! The hits of Tom Jones, Burt Bacharach, The Mamas and …

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