Midsumma to kick off Melbourne’s 2016 festival calendar

As one of the world’s top 5 LGBTI festivals, Melbourne’s long running Midsumma Festival features 145 social and community events running from 17 January to 7 February 2016. Over 100,000 people are expected to descend upon Alexandra Gardens to kick off proceedings with the Midsumma Carnival – a free celebration of diversity and pride.