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FREE Entry for Kids to Curious Beasts: Animal Prints from Dürer to Goya | South Australian Museum | Jan – 5 Feb 2017

[ October 21, 2016 to February 5, 2017. ]
Looking for things to do these school holidays? The South Australian Museum are offering FREE entry for kids (under 5 years old) to their current exhibition Curious Beasts: Animal Prints from Dürer to Goya during the January holidays.
This is your last chance to see the beautiful and bizarre collection before it’s packed up and sent […]

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Zoos SA's Zooperstar: Become the face of Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo

Become the face of Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo | Zoos SA’s Zooperstar competition | 25 Nov – 25 Dec 2016

[ November 25, 2016 to December 25, 2016. ]
Zoos SA’s Zooperstar Competition: Become the face of Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo
Calling all little animal lovers!
Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo are on the prowl for the new face of Zoos SA. Visit Adelaide or Monarto Zoo and your little monkey could become their first Zooper-star!

The winner of the Zooperstar competition will become the face of Zoos SA and […]

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A Peek Inside Santaland | Myer Adelaide, Rundle Mall | 2016

[ November 12, 2016 to December 24, 2016. ]
A Peek Inside Santaland at Myer Adelaide
A visit to Myer’s SantaLand is such a fun experience for little ones as each year they build a little village inside the store, which is always beautifully decorated for Christmas.
As well as visit Father Christmas, children can use the ‘Dear Santa’ stationery and writing desk to draw a […]

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Buy a Real Christmas Tree | Oxfam Christmas Trees | Order by 27 Nov 2016

[ November 25, 2016 to November 27, 2016. ]
2016 Christmas Tree Orders
What’s tall, green and helps to save lives? An Oxfam Christmas tree! Rundle Mall is adorned with a festive forest this Christmas and you can have one of these real trees in your own home. Read more about the Christmas festivities in Rundle Mall here.

For $89, you can support people around the […]

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Christmas in Rundle Mall

What’s on this Christmas in Rundle Mall | Christmas in Adelaide

[ November 23, 2016 to January 9, 2017. ]
What’s on this Christmas in Rundle Mall
Get into the festive spirit!
There’s so much to see this Christmas in Rundle Mall. From Christmas-themed food, to a forest of real Christmas trees, to a beautiful Christmas carousel there are so many magical activities to enjoy.

Visit the Festive Forest this Christmas in Rundle Mall
As you wander through Rundle Mall you will […]

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IKEA Soft Toy Campaign Launch

IKEA Soft Toy Campaign Launch | 26 Nov 2016

[ November 26, 2016; 12:00 pm; ]
IKEA Soft Toy Campaign Launch
Join in the fun at IKEA on Saturday 26 November as they celebrate the launch of their Soft Toy Campaign with a range of fun activities for the kids.

Many children around the world lack safe spaces to play. For every children’s book and toy sold from 20 November – 24 December, IKEA Foundation will […]

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Where to See Father Christmas in Adelaide 2016!

[ November 12, 2016 to December 24, 2016. ]
Where to See Father Christmas in Adelaide
Taking the kids to see Santa is a Christmas tradition for many families… not to mention a great way to get a heads-up on what the small people in your household have on their Christmas wish list!
If you’ve don’t have the time to visit Santa Claus in his official […]

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The Magic Cave | David Jones Rundle Mall | A Peek Inside | Nov-Dec 2016

[ November 12, 2016 to December 24, 2016. ]
A Peek Inside The Magic Cave
The Credit Union Christmas Pageant on 12 November 2016, welcomed Father Christmas to Adelaide and as usual he is a special guest at the Magic Cave in David Jones, Rundle Mall Adelaide.
As many would know, the Magic Cave has had plenty of changes over the years. However we had a […]

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Sprout Kids Cooking Workshop | 26 Nov 2016

[ November 26, 2016; 12:00 pm; 2:00 pm; ]
Sprout Kids Cooking Workshop
Join in on Saturday 26 November for free kids cooking workshops, hosted by Sprout Cooking School at 12pm and 2pm daily (workshops will run for approximately 30 minutes)*.
Children can have fun and learn how to make a tasty dish to eat or take home!

Westfield Tea Tree Plaza will also provide each child that participates with […]

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Photos with Santa at Westfield Tea Tree Plaza

Photos with Santa at Westfield Tea Tree Plaza | Christmas in Adelaide | 5 Nov-24 Dec 2016

[ November 22, 2016 to December 21, 2016. ]
Photos with Santa at Westfield Tea Tree Plaza
Have your photo taken with Santa Claus at Westfield Tea Tree Plaza!
Visit Santa in his new Elegant Enchanted Home in Centre Court at Westfield Tea Tree Plaza. Photos with Santa run from early November until Wednesday 21 December.
Photos with Santa: price list
Sensory Santa
This year Westfield Tea Tree Plaza will also […]

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Animal Kingdom – Rhythmic Gymnastics | Osborne | 26 Nov 2016

[ November 26, 2016; 12:00 pm; ]
Animal Kingdom Rhythmic Gymnastics
An annual showcase of Rhythmic Gymnastics at LeFevre Community Stadium.
This year’s theme is Animal Kingdom. Come and watch gymnasts from as young as three all the way up to and including their very own State Champions performing to all your favourite songs! Come along and open the world of rhythmic gymnastics to your kids, […]

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Loxton Light Up Day

Loxton Light Up Day | 26 Nov 2016

[ November 26, 2016; ]
Loxton Light Up Day
Free to the community, this iconic event brings together families and friends to enjoy a whole day of entertainment, music, markets, shopping, food and the most fun your children will have outside of opening their presents on Christmas morning!
Loxton Light Up Day is renowned for its incredible fireworks spectacular at 9pm on […]

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Glendi Greek Festival | Bonython Park | 26 & 27 Nov 2016

[ November 26, 2016 12:00 pm to November 27, 2016 10:30 pm. ]

Glendi Greek Festival 2016
Glendi is an annual festival that celebrates all things Hellenic.
Glendi Greek Festival returns to the heart of Adelaide’s picturesque parklands, Bonython Park on 26 & 27 November 2016.

Glendi will be a fun-filled weekend of music, dance, art and culture – not to mention mouth-watering Greek food and sweets. So if you are seeking […]

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West End Brewery Riverbank Christmas Lights | 21 Nov 16 to 1 Jan 17

[ November 21, 2016 to January 1, 2017. ]

West End Brewery Riverbank Christmas Lights
Editor’s Note 28 December 2016:
Due to the heavy storm overnight, the West End Brewery Christmas Lights has been forced to close early after flooding of the Torrens has caused damage to some of the displays. It was scheduled to stay open until 1 January 2017 but will now not be […]

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Christmas Lights Adelaide 2016 | The Best Streets to See Christmas Lights Around Adelaide

[ November 19, 2016 to December 31, 2016. ]
Christmas Lights Adelaide
Find all the best streets around Adelaide decorated with Christmas lights.
Every year the number of home owners who adorn their properties in sparkling lights seems to grow, making our suburban streets come to life after dusk.
It’s a fabulous FREE treat for the children to wander along and admire the huge effort some families […]

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FREE Christmas Parade at Golden Grove Village Shopping Centre

FREE Christmas Parade at Golden Grove Village Shopping Centre

[ November 26, 2016; 10:00 am; 10:00 am; ]
Free Christmas Parade at Golden Grove Village Shopping Centre
Santa will make his entrance to The Village on Saturday 26 November at 10am, starting at the Eastern end (Billy Baxter’s entrance) through the Centre. Santa will be joined by Mother Christmas and all his friends including Santa’s Helpers, Toy Soldiers, Minions, Smurfs, Dancers, Magic Christmas Fairies and […]

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Adelaide Christmas Carols Guide

Adelaide Christmas Carols Guide 2016 | South Australia

[ November 25, 2016 to December 24, 2016. ]
Christmas Carols | Adelaide, South Australia | Find Your Local Carols Event
Going to a Christmas Carols event within your local community is a popular annual tradition for many families. There’s something special about putting a picnic together, meeting up with family and friends and sitting back to listen and sing along to carols by candlelight.

Whether […]

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Loxton Lights Festival

Loxton Lights Festival | 26 Nov-31 Dec 2016

[ November 26, 2016 to December 31, 2016. ]
Loxton Lights Festival
Loxton shines during this joyous festival with thousands of twinkling fairy lights, bright colourful banners, sparkling garlands and tinsel to create a magic spectacle. An enormous Christmas tree dazzles in the heart of town and from there, large clusters of residential streets feature homes adorned with over 350 illuminated Christmas scenes, paintings and […]

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Bowerbird Bazaar

Bowerbird Bazaar | Wayville | 25-27 Nov 2016

[ November 25, 2016 to November 27, 2016. ]
Bowerbird Bazaar
One of Adelaide’s most prized locally grown events, Bowerbird brings together a hand-picked selection of some of the best Australian independent designers for three days of ideas and inspiration.
With over 150 stalls, the Bowerbird Bazaar is the perfect place to seek, explore, find and collect unique high-quality, ethically created wares.

Gather beautiful gifts, and enjoy delicious […]

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Youth Fest | Eden Hills | 26 Nov 2016

[ November 26, 2016; 11:00 am; ]
Youth Fest 16
The City of Mitcham’s premier youth music and skate event, ‘Youth Fest 16’ returns to Karinya Reserve at Eden Hills for another year of free entertainment.
Youth Fest 16 will showcase the amazing talents of local young people, featuring the popular Battle of the Bands, along with the skate, scooter and BMX competitions. Local […]

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Costume Exhibition | Ayers House | On now – 11 Dec | 2016

[ October 20, 2016 to December 11, 2016. ]
Ayers House – Costume Exhibition
Ayers House Museum is currently  welcoming families to view The Dress Maker Costume Exhibition. The exhibition features almost 50 costumes appearing over two floors of the beautiful Ayers House.  Hot on the heels of the hit Australian film, The Dressmaker, the National Trust in association with Film Art Media proudly presents […]

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Christmas Pageants Guide 2016 | Adelaide – South Australia

[ November 5, 2016; 10:00 am; November 12, 2016; 9:30 am; November 19, 2016 10:00 am to November 20, 2016 10:00 am. November 26, 2016; 10:00 am; December 2, 2016 to December 4, 2016. December 9, 2016 to December 11, 2016. December 17, 2016 to December 19, 2016. December 23, 2016; ]
Your Guide to South Australia’s Christmas Pageants 2016

Find out when your local Christmas Pageant is happening this year, in and around Adelaide.
Most councils host a fabulous, family friendly pageant in their main street for local residents to enjoy. Community Christmas Pageants are a great way to support local businesses, organisations, schools and clubs as they […]

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Norwood Christmas Pageant | 26 Nov 2016

[ November 26, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
Norwood Christmas Pageant Saturday 26 November 2016 10am
The Norwood Christmas Pageant is held each year in November. Now in its 40th year, the Pageant has become the City’s most iconic event.
The 2016 Norwood Christmas Pageant is set to light up The Parade, Norwood on Saturday 26 November with colourful floats, music and entertainment including live […]

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Willunga Christmas Tree Festival

Willunga Christmas Tree Festival | 26 & 27 Nov 2016

[ November 26, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. November 27, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Willunga Christmas Tree Festival – A Bush Christmas
An inspirational display of Christmas tress.
The Willunga Christmas Tree Festival returns for its 15th year!

This year will be a Bush Christmas. Enjoy an inspirational display of Christmas trees. Indulge in a Devonshire tea and browse through the Christmas crafts and stalls. Also featuring kids’ passport trail, popular vote […]

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Tea Tree Gully Christmas Tree Festival | 24 – 26 Nov 2016

[ November 24, 2016 to November 26, 2016. ]

The Tea Tree Gully Christmas Tree Festival seeks to tell the real story of Christmas. 
The theme for the 2016 Tea Tree Gully Christmas Tree Festival is ‘Christ makes all things new’. You can see creative ‘recycled’ and decorated trees, nativity scenes, wall hangings and floral arrangement.
There will be biscuits, cakes, plants, produce, home-made gifts […]

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Sesame Street Elmo's Super Fun Hero Show Nov 16

Elmo’s Super Fun Hero Show | 25 & 26 Nov 2016

[ November 25, 2016; 12:30 pm; 3:00 pm; November 26, 2016; 10:00 am; 12:30 pm; ]
Sesame Street Presents Elmo’s Super Fun Hero Show
Elmo and the Sesame Street Gang are back in Australia!

Are you ready to join them in a super fun hero adventure?

In Sesame Street Presents Elmo’s Super Fun Hero Show, Elmo and the Sesame Street gang are on a mission. Super Sparkleheart, a cheerful caped visitor, takes the friends […]

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