Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.
Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older but there are some specifically for younger kids. Remember to book in early if your child is interested in participating as classes fill quickly.
We also have an extensive list of individual posts listing special events, entertainment, shows and much more in our Winter Holidays 2017 category.
Free July School Holiday activities at Churchill Centre
Be entertained and join in on the fun with the Winter in Wellies Show with Digger the Dog! Wednesday 12 until Sunday 16 July at 11:15am and 12:45pm.
Plus decorate your very own pair of free Gum Boots* at the Mix 102.3 Boot Station, 11am Friday 14 July 2017.
Also – Whilst you’re at the Centre, don’t forget to visit Little Chicago Express, Adelaide’s largest and free indoor Shopping Centre playground! Located in the Food Court, it’s not to be missed. Open Monday 9.45am – 5.15pm, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am – 5.15pm, Thursday 9am – 8.45pm, Saturday 9am – 4.30pm, and Sunday 11am – 4.30pm.
*150 pairs of Gum Boots available in a range of sizes and colours. One pair per child. (Children must be present to receive boots)
Elizabeth City Centre
Free July School Holidays Entertainment at Elizabeth City Centre
Peppa Pig is visiting Elizabeth City Centre these July School Holidays with a free stage show for kids!
Join Peppa Pig on an adventure as she plays games, enjoys a day out and of course jumps in muddy puddles!
Peppa Pig Live Daily Stage Show and Meet & Greet | Monday 10 – Friday 14 July | 11.30am and 1.30pm daily shows and 12.30pm daily meet and greet with Peppa Pig | Located in the food court, Elizabeth City Centre
Free Kids Activities at IKEA these school holidays
There’s always plenty of free activities for the kids, including their Creative Kids workshops and Treasure Hunt. Be sure to check their website and Facebook page to see what’s on.
Mon-Fri 10am-9pm | Sat & Sun 9am-5pm | Phone (08) 8154 4532
Port Canal Shopping Centre
Create your own furry friend this school holidays at Port Canal Shopping Centre.
Choose from a variety of bears to stuff, name and take home! All bears come complete with a birth certificate, fabric LOVE to go inside and a love promise ceremony.
While stocks last. Cost includes teddy bear & birth certificate. ONLY $7 (RRP $25) for the first 180 bears per day.
Clothing & accessories are available at an extra cost. Once daily limit of 180 bears is reached, cost will increase to $12 plus accessories extra.
When: Monday 17 to Friday 21 July 2017 |9.30am – 4.00pm
Location: Port Canal Shopping Centre | 200 Commercial Road, Port Adelaide
Westfield West Lakes
LEGO Immersive Zone at Westfield West Lakes
Keep the kids busy and engaged these July school holidays at Westfield West Lakes LEGO Immersive Zone. This MASSIVE and free zone allows children’s imaginations to run free with numerous free-play LEGO tables , diorama LEGO displays, integrated iPad technology zones PLUS loads of challenges including:
- Speed Challenge- Beat your friends or the clock in the race to build the model the fastest!
- Blindfold Challenge – Can you copy the build…while blindfolded?
Monday 10 July- Sunday 16 July (7 days) | 11am – 2pm | Westfield West Lakes, near Target
There’s also a Free Kids’ Footy Zone (Thursday 13 July), the Free Glitter Hair & Braid Bar (until 15 July) the chance to make your very own unicorn hot chocolate, Kids’ Corner the new free kids’ play space, the chance to meet Jerry & Dave from Despicable M3 (19-21 July), free face painting (22-23 July)
Westfield Tea Tree Plaza
These July School Holidays don’t miss the FREE PJ Masks “Meet The Heroes” Live Show!
FREE PJ Masks live show these July School Holidays – their first visit to South Australia! Join Catboy, Owlette and Gekko at their first visit to South Australia these July School Holidays!
Mon 17 – Fri 21 July | 10am, 11am and 12pm | Centre Court, level 2 near Pandora | click here for details
Little Foodies Pasta Making and Chef Hat decorating | Mon 10 – Fri 14 July | 11am – 2pm | Tea Tree Plus, outside Toys R Us | click here for details
Iron Man Meet and Greet – meet the one and only Iron Man at Tea Tree Plus! He’ll be roaming the centre taking photos with fans and showing off his amazing gadget suit! | Thu 13 – Sat 15 July | 10:30am – 3pm | Tea Tree Plus, Roaming | click here for details
Muffin Break Cookie Decorating – Children can let their imaginations run wild and decorate cookies with sprinkles and icing, however they like, with prizes for the best decorated cookie! Registrations are essential | Mon 10 – Fri 14 July | 11am and 12pm | Level 1 near Bupa | click here for details
Want even more inspiration for the July School Holidays?
Click here to take a look at our list of ideas for Every School Holidays.
Why not check out some of Adelaide’s Top Tourist Attractions or head to one of our favourite Parks & Playgrounds.
Remember, you can always check in with your Local Library (find yours here) or your Local Council (see our list) as most run special activities for children every school holidays – and many are inexpensive, or completely free!
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