What date is the Ekka ? 14 June 2023 23:08 Updated The 2023 Ekka will run from 12 to 20 August. Related articles Can we bring our own food and drinks into the Ekka grounds? What times do the Ekka gates open? When do tickets go on sale? I can't find our tickets? Can we leave the Ekka Ground to take items back to the car and come back into the Ekka?