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south australia's history festival may 2021

South Australia’s History Festival | 1-30 May 2021

[ May 1, 2021 to May 30, 2021. ]
South Australia’s History Festival 2021
South Australia’s History Festival is one of the largest open-access community events in SA with hundreds of fascinating places to explore, and exciting events and activities designed just for kids as well as events for the whole family from talks to tours, walks to workshops and exhibitions to special events.
Events happen anywhere: […]

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Wonders: from the South Australian Museum | 10 Apr – 8 Aug 2021

[ April 10, 2021 to August 8, 2021. ]
Wonders from the South Australian Museum
Have you ever wondered what’s beyond the five floors of the South Australian Museum galleries? In a new landmark exhibition Wonders from the South Australian Museum visitors will get the rare opportunity to explore objects from the Museum’s vast collections – many of which have never been on public display […]

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Chardonnay May | Adelaide Hills | 1-31 May 2021

[ May 1, 2021 to May 31, 2021. ]
Chardonnay May
A brand-new celebration of one of Australia’s most loved wine grapes, Chardonnay May is launching in the Adelaide Hills this Autumn.
Throughout the whole of May, wineries, restaurants and bottle shops will be honouring this vibrant and versatile grape variety with tastings, paired dinners, promotions and immersive experiences. 2021 will be the first ever ‘Chardonnay […]

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four oaks farm pizza party

Four Oaks Farm SA Pizza Party | 16 May 2021

[ May 16, 2021; ]
Four Oaks Farm SA Pizza Party
Pizza lovers: experience the country way of life at this pizza party
The new wood fired pizza oven at Four Oaks Farm SA will be put into action where one can see food coming from paddock to plate in a new, exciting, first time experience. Sit back and relax in the […]

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Mother’s Day Brunch | Jodi Lee Foundation Fundraiser | May 2021

[ May 1, 2021 to May 31, 2021. ]
Celebrate Mother’s Day with the Jodi Lee Foundation
Register today to host your own Mother’s Day brunch in the month of May at home, in your workplace, or at a local eatery with your family and friends and collect donations for this worthwhile and special cause. 
It’s a special way to honour mothers who have been impacted by bowel cancer and particularly those who […]

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moro spanish film festival

23rd Spanish Film Festival | Palace Nova Eastend | 27 Apr – 16 May 2021

[ April 27, 2021 to May 16, 2021. ]
Moro Spanish Film Festival Adelaide
The Moro Spanish Film Festival presented by Palace returns this year, with a curated selection of films as well as some brand-new titles, offering film lovers a cinematic journey across Spain and Latin America.
A sensational selection of new and recent Spanish language films featuring some of Spain and Latin America’s leading […]

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Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea | Cancer Council | 27 May 2021

[ May 27, 2021; ]
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea
Host a tea your way on Thursday 27 May to raise essential funds for people impacted by cancer.
1 in 2 Australians are diagnosed with cancer before the age of 85. Cancer Council want to change that, and they need the help of the community. Registering to host a morning tea will help raise […]

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Australian Space Discovery Centre

Australian Space Discovery Centre | Lot Fourteen | Adelaide | Opening 5 May 2021

[ May 5, 2021; ]
Australian Space Discovery Centre has been launched at Lot Fourteen
The Australian Space Discovery Centre (ASDC) has been officially launched in Adelaide at Lot Fourteen. The centre is home to the Australian Space Agency in 2021 and will be opening to the public in May 2021.
Visitors to the Discovery Centre will be able to explore the […]

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Neo Teen Takeover: Time Warp | Art Gallery of South Australia | 8 May 2021

[ May 8, 2021; ]
Neo Teen Takeover: Time Warp
Get ready for a time warp at Neo Teen Takeover this May. Go dressed in the get-up of your favourite decade and explore the time shifts through the Art Gallery of SA.
Make some noise alongside some top South Australian creative organisations as part of SA Youth Week. Explore the iridescent world […]

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Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries Snorkel Events | 2021

[ April 3, 2021; April 10, 2021 to April 13, 2021. May 1, 2021; June 5, 2021; July 3, 2021 to July 4, 2021. July 6, 2021 to July 8, 2021. July 10, 2021 to July 11, 2021. ] [caption id="attachment_148067" align="alignnone" width="630"] Photo credit: Carl Charter[/caption]
Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries Snorkel Events
A series of community snorkel events will be hosted by EMS qualified snorkel leaders and marine biologists in the April school holidays and throughout 2021. 
Participants will be given the chance to discover and explore some of the best snorkel sites for both beginners and […]

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48 hour film project

Adelaide 48 Hour Film Project | 30 Apr – 2 May 2021

[ April 30, 2021 to May 2, 2021. ]
48 Hour Film Project
The world’s largest timed filmmaking competition is returning to Adelaide. Over the weekend of 30 April  – 2 May, hundreds of Adelaide filmmakers will race to produce a film in just 48 hours. 
The 48 Hour Film Project started as a local film challenge among friends in the U.S. in 2001. Since then, […]

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Sesame Street Circus Spectacular by Silvers | Adelaide | 2021

[ April 1, 2021 to April 5, 2021. April 7, 2021; April 9, 2021 to April 26, 2021. April 28, 2021; April 30, 2021 to May 2, 2021. ]
Sesame Street Circus Spectacular is coming to Adelaide in time for Easter and the April school holidays! 
Showtime Attractions and Silvers Circus will present Sesame Street Circus Spectacular at Bonython Park in Adelaide from 1 April to 2 May 2021.

Featured in this 90-minute spectacular will be all your favourite Sesame Street characters, including Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby […]

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Pick a Pink Lady | Pick Your Own Apples at Harrisville Orchards | 1 & 2 May 2021

[ May 1, 2021; May 2, 2021; ]
Pick a Pink Lady – Apple Picking at Harrisville Orchards
Harrisville Orchards will be opening for apple picking at their orchard in the Adelaide Hills. The Pick a Pink Lady apple event is a popular family friendly event for all ages. 
Harrisville Orchards are the only commercial grower in the Adelaide Hills to offer Pick your own […]

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adelaide food fringe

Adelaide Food Fringe | 7-16 May 2021

[ May 7, 2021 to May 16, 2021. ]  

Adelaide Food Fringe – Open-Access Food Festival
Adelaide Food Fringe is the 100% open access food and drink festival that supports and celebrates South Australia’s spectacular food and beverage industry across 9 days from 7 – 16 May 2021.
The aim of the festival is to allow people of all ages to discover and experience the rich […]

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mothers day classic

Mother’s Day Classic Local | 9 May 2021

[ May 9, 2021; ]
Mother’s Day Classic Local
This year, the Mother’s Day Classic is going local. Mother’s Day Classic Local combines the flexibility of a virtual fun-run or walk with the community atmosphere seen at physical Mother’s Day Classic events. Take part in a walk or run and contribute to breast cancer research.
If you get in quick to register before […]

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Cancer Council Relay for Life Adelaide | 1 May 2021

[ May 1, 2021; ]
Relay for Life 2021 
Relay For Life is a fun and moving overnight experience that raises vital funds for the Cancer Council’s research, prevention, information and support services.
Relay is a chance for the Adelaide community to recognise and celebrate local cancer survivors, patients and their carers, to honour and remember loved ones lost to cancer and […]

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Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival | Torrensville | 2 May 2021

[ May 2, 2021; ]
Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival
Adelaide’s Largest Japanese Cultural Festival – Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival 2021 
Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival was first held in Adelaide in 1995 and is a celebration of the cultural and social links between the people of Japan and Australia. It is a great day for people of all ages and […]

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OTR Supersprint | The Bend Motorsport Park | 7-9 May 2021

[ May 7, 2021 to May 9, 2021. ]
OTR Supersprint at The Bend Motorsport Park
In 2021 Supercars returns to South Australia’s The Bend for their 5th event, from 7-9 May for the Repco Supercars Championship Round 4.
The Repco Supercars Championship is the premier motorsport category in Australasia and one of Australia’s biggest sports. Globally, it is recognised as the best touring car category in […]

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PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” Presented by Stan | Entertainment Centre | Adelaide | 8 & 9 May 2021

[ May 8, 2021 to May 9, 2021. ]
PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” Presented by Stan is coming to Adelaide!
PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” Presented by Stan is returning to the Adelaide Entertainment Centre on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 May 2021.
Based on Nickelodeon’s hit animated TV series produced by Spin Master Entertainment, PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the […]

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Rendez-vous Market | Brighton | 1st Sunday of the Month

[ March 7, 2021; April 4, 2021; May 2, 2021; June 6, 2021; ]
Rendez-vous Market has a new location – Wattle Reserve in Hove
Although we can’t travel this year, Europe is coming to you at the Rendez-vous Market, where you will find European inspired food, art & crafts and music, plus face painting for the kids.
There will be croissants, baguettes, crepes, German hot dogs, Dutch waffles, Belgium Chocolate, […]

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Mercedes College | Where Students Flourish | Orientation Walks in 2021

[ March 25, 2021; May 5, 2021; June 5, 2021; June 23, 2021; ]
Mercedes College Adelaide – Nurturing Young Learners
Reception students enrolled at Mercedes College are set-up for lifelong learning through the College’s International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme.
The co-educational Catholic school incorporates the globally renowned programme with the Australian curriculum to provide students with a world-class education and subjects most relevant to young people today.   The Primary Years […]

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cruella

Disney’s Cruella | In Adelaide Cinemas 27 May 2021

[ May 27, 2021; ]
Disney’s Cruella
Academy Award® winner Emma Stone (“La La Land”) stars in Disney’s “Cruella,” an all-new live-action feature film about the rebellious early days of one of cinemas most notorious – and notoriously fashionable – villains, the legendary Cruella de Vil.
“Cruella,” which is set in 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, follows a young grifter […]

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DreamBIG Children’s Festival | 19-29 May 2021

[ May 19, 2021 to May 29, 2021. ]
DreamBIG Children’s Festival 2021
DreamBIG Children’s Festival 2021 has unveiled a fantastic family program of shows, online experiences and free activities. 
In the words of DreamBIG’s Creative Producer Susannah Sweeney,
This year’s theme of “Be Curious” is all about encouraging kids to observe their surroundings and come up with new ideas and ways of thinking. and a galaxy […]

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Chess the Musical | Her Majesty’s Theatre | 27-29 May 2021

[ May 27, 2021 to May 29, 2021. ]
Chess the Musical is coming to Adelaide | 27 – 29 May 2021
Starring Natalie Bassingthwaighte & Paulini
Chess the Musical’s legendary rock-opera score and powerful story of conflict and love has astounded audiences across the globe. The musical is now set to tour Australia in a gripping concert style production backed by a full orchestra and […]

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START at the Gallery | Art Gallery of SA | 2021

[ February 7, 2021; March 4, 2021; May 2, 2021; June 6, 2021; ]
START at the Gallery of South Australia 
Enjoy art-making, music, performances and tours on the first Sunday of every month with Start at the Gallery – an exciting introduction to art for children and their families.
START is a FREE family-fun day and includes art activities, tours, live performances and entertainment at the Art Gallery of South Australia on […]

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Clarice Beckett: The Present Moment at AGSA | 27 Feb – 16 May 2021

[ February 27, 2021 to May 16, 2021. ]
Clarice Beckett: The present moment at the Art Gallery of South Australia
The Art Gallery of South Australia will present the most comprehensive retrospective ever staged of Clarice Beckett, one of Australia’s most enigmatic and admired modernist painters. Clarice Beckett: The present moment, will see nearly 130 works by the artist on display as part of […]

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Creation Creation | Windmill Theatre Co | Adelaide Festival Centre | 22 & 23 May 2021

[ May 22, 2021 to May 23, 2021. ]
Creation Creation – DreamBIG Children’s Festival
Windmill Theatre Co
How did we get here? What is the meaning of life? And is it possible to lick your elbow?

We’ve been on a mission asking you, the general public, what you really want to know.

Then, we chose two of our favourite artists to answer these burning questions using any […]

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Magic Beach | CDP Theatre Producers | Adelaide Festival Centre | 29 May 2021

[ May 29, 2021; ]
Magic Beach – DreamBIG Children’s Festival
Adelaide Premiere by CDP Theatre Producers
A play by Finegan Kruckemeyer
Based on the book by Alison Lester

Each year, an everyday family go on a beach holiday. This isn’t just any beach – it’s Magic Beach, where everything you can imagine becomes real. But this year is different. As the eldest […]

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Wolfgang’s Magical Musical Circus | Adelaide Festival Centre | 22 & 23 May 2021

[ May 22, 2021 to May 23, 2021. ]  
Wolfgang’s Magical Musical Circus – DreamBIG Children’s Festival
Adelaide Premiere by Circa Contemporary Circus
Straight from the score and onto the stage, the man known as Mozart appears tumbling and twirling. To those who know him he is Wolfgang, the dart-playing, pun-loving ratbag. To those who are watching and listening he is the wigged genius Mozart.

Wolfgang’s Magical […]

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MV Morphett Vale Rail

Morphett Vale Railway | Miniature Ride on Trains | Run Days & Review

[ January 24, 2021; February 14, 2021; February 28, 2021; March 14, 2021; March 28, 2021; April 11, 2021; April 25, 2021; May 9, 2021; May 23, 2021; June 13, 2021; June 27, 2021; ]

Morphett Vale Railway Miniature Ride on Trains Review
Set amongst the leafy natural bush landscape in Morphett Vale, south of Adelaide, is the MV Rail organisation who run train rides for countless families on the second and fourth Sundays of each month.
The Morphett Vale Railway will reopen to the public for trains rides from 10 January 2021 
They have needed […]

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Boho Luxe Market | Adelaide Showground | 14-16 May 2021

[ May 14, 2021 to May 16, 2021. ]
Boho Luxe Market at the Adelaide Showground
This event has now been postponed until 14 to 16 May 2021
Boho Luxe Market is coming to Adelaide.  They will bring together a curated selection of products from 200+ creatives, including glamping, sustainable fashion, jewellery, artworks, homewares, furniture and skincare, with vegan options in a bohemian wedding setting.

Join them […]

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Tasting Australia | Adelaide, South Australia | 30 Apr – 9 May 2021

[ April 30, 2021 to May 9, 2021. ]
Tasting Australia to return in Autumn 2021
Australia’s premier eating and drinking festival will not be held in October 2020 as planned, but they are excited to announce that it will return in 2021, from Friday 30 April – Sunday 9 May.

They believe that delaying Tasting Australia to 2021 will give businesses the time they need […]

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Penfield Park Railway Miniature Train Rides – Open Days & Twilight Rides | 2020-21

[ August 30, 2020; September 27, 2020; October 10, 2020; October 25, 2020; November 14, 2020; November 29, 2020; December 12, 2020; January 9, 2021; January 24, 2021; February 13, 2021; February 28, 2021; March 13, 2021; March 28, 2021; April 25, 2021; May 23, 2021; June 27, 2021; ]
Penfield Park Railway Open Days & Twilight Rides
Penfield Park Railway holds open days on the last Sunday of each month, January to November. Also, on the second Saturday during October to March, they hold a twilight open day from 6pm until 9pm.
Open days at Penfield Park Railway have restarted from Sunday 30 August 2020.  SA Health […]

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gumeracha medieval fair

Gumeracha Medieval Fair | 8 & 9 May 2021

[ May 8, 2021 to May 9, 2021. ]
Gumeracha Medieval Fair
The fair was originally scheduled for May 2020 but was postponed until 8-9 May 2021.
The postponed fourteenth annual Gumeracha Medieval Fair will be held on the 8 and 9 May in the Federation Park. Once again, there will be another two days of medieval fun and excitement. In 2021, their resident Oracle has […]

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