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Giant Christmas Tree at the Mortlock | State Library of South Australia

[ December 1, 2020 to January 9, 2022. ]
Giant Christmas Tree at the State Library in Adelaide
This year the magic of Christmas comes to the Mortlock Library, one of the most beautiful libraries in the world. There is something for everyone to see and discover, from the largest indoor Christmas tree in Adelaide from storytelling sessions under the tree, to fascinating and fun […]

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Ended: WIN Tickets to See Ron’s Gone Wrong at Capri Theatre

[ October 28, 2021 to November 10, 2021. ]
WIN Tickets to see Ron’s Gone Wrong at Capri Theatre
It’s time for some family fun at the movies. 
20th Century Studios and Locksmith Animation’s Ron’s Gone Wrong is the story of Barney, a socially awkward middle-schooler and Ron, his new walking, talking, digitally-connected device, which is supposed to be his “Best Friend out of the Box.” […]

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Giant Ferris Wheel | Glenelg | Oct 2021 – May 2022

[ October 29, 2021 to December 31, 2021. January 1, 2022 to May 1, 2022. ]
Mix 102.3 Giant Ferris Wheel Returns to Glenelg 
The Giant Ferris Wheel is returning to Glenelg for the entire summer (and beyond!) providing spectacular views over the coastline, down Jetty Road and across to the Adelaide Hills.
Mix102.3, Lumo Energy SA and Skyline Attractions are bringing back the Mix102.3 Giant Wheel to South Australia for the fourth […]

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Family Fun Carnival | Elizabeth | 28-31 Oct & 4-7 Nov 2021

[ October 28, 2021 to October 31, 2021. November 4, 2021 to November 7, 2021. ]
Family Fun Carnival in Elizabeth
Over two weekends the Family Fun Carnival will be at Ridley Reserve in Elizabeth.
On the last weekend in October and first weekend in November (Thursday to Sunday) the Family Fun Carnival will have rides for the entire family, sideshow games and a variety of show food available. Entry is free.

Rides will include […]

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Gumeracha Fifth Sunday Market | 31 Oct 2021

[ October 31, 2021; ]
Gumeracha Fifth Sunday Market
The Gumeracha Fifth Sunday Market will be held under the gums in Federation Park showcasing a large number of artisan, craft, handmade and plant stalls.
The next market will be on Halloween so you can expect some spooky fun in the park, with a special treat for children who dress up. There will […]

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The Cupcake Lady Pop-up | Adelaide Central Market | 26 Oct – 13 Nov 2021

[ October 26, 2021 to November 13, 2021. ]
The Cupcake Lady Halloween Pop-up 
Adelaide’s favourite cupcake specialist The Cupcake Lady has returned to the Adelaide Central Market Producer in Residence stall until Saturday 13 November.
To celebrate Halloween, The Cupcake Lady has created two “spooktacular” limited edition collections for Market shoppers to purchase and enjoy ahead of 31 October 2021.

The team are back with 50+ […]

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BOO-seum | SA Museum | 29 Oct 2021

[ October 29, 2021; ]
BOO-seum at the SA Museum
A spooky Halloween event for Museum members and their friends and family.
Calling all Ghosts, Monsters, Dragons and Witches. The SA Museum have got a SPOOKY night planned just for you. It might be scary, it might be full of fright. But you’ll never know if you don’t show on the night. […]

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Bluestone Family Basketball Day | Mt Barker | 23 Oct 2021

[ October 23, 2021; ]
Bluestone Family Basketball Day
Go along for a fun open day for the whole community – hosted in partnership with the Eastern Mavericks basketball club.
Bring a picnic blanket to enjoy the park and the vibe. There’s plenty of activities for kids and adults of all ages as well as food, music and fun for the whole […]

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International Space Station Sightings | Adelaide | Oct 2021

[ October 16, 2021 to October 30, 2021. ]
Spot the International Space Station in Adelaide (ISS)
Several times a week, Mission Control at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX, determines sighting opportunities for over 6,700 locations worldwide. October 2021 has some great viewing opportunities for Adelaide!
The ISS is Earth’s only microgravity laboratory. This football field-sized platform hosts a plethora of science and technology […]

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Football Star Academy Free Clinic | Brighton Launch Event | 23 Oct 2021

[ October 23, 2021; ]
Football Star Academy – Brighton Launch Event
The launch of Football Star Academy – Brighton will offer a free trial of football programs.
This event is for kids aged 5-14 with a focus on getting kids active, participating, making new friends and introducing them to the game of football. There will also be prize giveaways and treats […]

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Civic Park Carols | Sign up for the Ticket Ballot | 18-21 Oct 2021

[ October 18, 2021 to October 21, 2021. December 12, 2021; ]
Civic Park Carols 2021
The Civic Park Carols in Tea Tree Gully will be held on Sunday 12 December 2021 as a live in-person event for a limited number of audience members selected via a ticket ballot. 
This is a free, ticketed, limited capacity event with an approved COVID Management Plan from SA Health. Logistics may change depending […]

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Summer Sessions at the Adelaide Botanic Garden | Oct 2021 – Feb 2022

[ October 16, 2021 to October 17, 2021. October 30, 2021 to October 31, 2021. November 6, 2021 to November 7, 2021. November 13, 2021; November 20, 2021 to November 21, 2021. November 27, 2021 to November 28, 2021. December 4, 2021 to December 5, 2021. December 11, 2021 to December 12, 2021. December 18, 2021 to December 19, 2021. December 25, 2021 to December 26, 2021. January 1, 2022 to January 2, 2022. January 8, 2022 to January 9, 2022. January 15, 2022 to January 16, 2022. January 22, 2022 to January 23, 2022. January 29, 2022 to January 30, 2022. ]
Summer Sessions at The Gardens Cafe
The Gardens Cafe at Adelaide Botanic Garden will be hosting the perfect Summer garden party each weekend from October until February.
Sipping on fresh cocktails, enjoying great food and relaxing to the cool vibes and live entertainment each weekend throughout Spring and Summer.  Held on the gorgeous Schomburgk Pavilion in the […]

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Chilli Crab Shack Pop-Up | Adelaide Central Market | 29 & 30 Oct 2021

[ October 29, 2021 to October 30, 2021. ]
Chilli Crab Shack Pop-up Event
South Australia’s favourite Chilli Crab Shack pop-up is back at the Adelaide Central Market and bookings are now open to reserve your serve.
Returning for its fifth year, Callum Hann and the team from Sprout will serve up the Market’s mouth-watering signature Chilli Crab dish for two days only on 29 and […]

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Campbelltown Halloween Trail | Campbelltown Library | 28-31 Oct 2021

[ October 28, 2021 to October 31, 2021. ]
Campbelltown Halloween Trail 2021
Dress up and join in the spooky fun on the Campbelltown Halloween Trail.
Dress up and visit Campbelltown Library and other stops on your trick-or-treat trail. Add the places you visit to the map to plot your trail. Pick up small prizes during available drop-in times and dates starting from Thursday 28 – […]

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Tassie Holiday Voucher for South Australians | Tasmania | 29 Oct – 2 Nov 2021

[ October 29, 2021 to November 2, 2021. ]
Tassie Holiday Voucher 
Discover Tasmania have 10,000 Tassie Holiday Vouchers to give away, so there’s never been a better time to hop over for a visit. Each voucher is valued at $300.
The Tassie Holiday Voucher program will be offered to residents in SA, WA and QLD to encourage travel for November and December. There are 10,000 […]

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Can:Do 4Kids Loud Shirt Day | 22 Oct 2021

[ October 22, 2021; ]
Can:Do 4Kids Loud Shirt Day 2021
The challenge of wearing your loudest shirt to support deaf children, be it bright, patterned or humorous, has already gained momentum across Adelaide organisations ahead of the 2021 Can:Do 4Kids Loud Shirt Day on Friday 22 October.
The popular national campaign, which started in Adelaide, encourages Australians to be loud through […]

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Golden Grove Community Fete | 17 Oct 2021

[ October 17, 2021; ]
Golden Grove Lutheran Community Fete
The Golden Grove Lutheran Community is hosting a community fete at Wynn Vale on Sunday 17 October 2021. Visit the community market for lots of kids entertainment, market stalls, free petting zoo, rock climbing and jumping castle.
The event will run from 11am to 3pm. 
Activities:

Market stalls
Kid’s side show alley
Devonshire […]

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Halloween Market at the Movies | Regal Theatre | 31 Oct 2021

[ October 31, 2021; ]
Halloween Market at the Movies
It’s Halloween fun for everyone at the movies on Sunday 31 October and it’s going to be the Spooky Ookiest!
The day will feature Pipsqueak Market stalls, yummy afternoon tea , drinks and popcorn, a kid’s craft table, oogedy boogedy music and the Disney film ‘The Aristocats’. There will be lots of […]

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Wail at the Gaol Halloween Event | Adelaide Gaol | 31 Oct 2021

[ October 31, 2021; ]
Wail at the Gaol – Adelaide Gaol’s Annual Halloween Event
One of Adelaide’s longest-running Halloween events is back this year at Adelaide Gaol with something for the whole family. They’ve upped the spooky factor by offering two amazing experiences.
First, don’t forget to pick up your loot bag, and then if you are feeling brave, venture further […]

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SA Health Tips for a COVID Safe Halloween & Trick or Treating

[ October 31, 2021; ]
Professor Spookier’s Guide to a COVID Safe Halloween + SAPOL Halloween Resources
Halloween and Trick-or-Treating is permitted and can be done in a COVID Safe way while still being lots of fun.
Halloween 2021 falls on a Sunday this year (31 October).  
Halloween this year might be a little bit different than usual with COVID restrictions and […]

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Adelaide Trick or Treat | Register Your House & Find Houses Near You | Oct 2021

[ October 31, 2021; ]
Adelaide Trick or Treat
Sign up to register your house for trick or treat and find other registered houses in your area. It’s like google maps for Halloween. 
Simply visit the link below to register your house for trick or treat. Registration is free and you can also tick if you have a display or have allergy […]

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Gaol Road Market | Adelaide Gaol | 31 Oct 2021

[ October 31, 2021; ]
Gaol Road Market
Held at the historical Adelaide Gaol, the Gaol Road Market features bespoke, handmade, local designers, food, coffee and live music.
Browse a range of stalls from 10am until 2pm on Sunday 31 October (Halloween). It is recommended to take along your picnic blanket and settle in for a day of shopping and good vibes. 

The […]

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WellFest Adelaide | Free Family Activities | 15-31 Oct 2021

[ October 15, 2021 to October 31, 2021. ]
Enjoy Free Family Activities at WellFest Adelaide
Families can enjoy free activities at WellFest Adelaide, a new festival that takes place between 15-31 October 2021. There’s fun for the whole family!
Take part in a silent disco, kids’ activities, yoga, meditation, cooking demonstrations and more across three weekends on Sunday 17, 24 and 31 at Wellness Squared.

Or, […]

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Halloween at the Adelaide Zoo | 29 Oct 2021

[ October 29, 2021; ]
Boo at the Zoo is BACK and more bewitching than ever!
Calling all ghosts, ghouls and goblins! Join the Adelaide Zoo if you dare for a Halloween scare at their spooktacular after hours event.
Your little witches and wizards will freak for their trick-or-treat trail, animal enrichment, spooky entertainment, ghoulish giveaways and more. Dress to impress, or […]

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Kids Old Adelaide Gaol Halloween Tour | 30 Oct 2021

[ October 30, 2021; ]
Kids Old Adelaide Gaol Halloween Tour
Kids can dress up and have some fun on Saturday 30 October at Adelaide Gaol.
Go down and explore the Old Adelaide Gaol in your favourite Halloween costume and see what life was like for the people who were arrested, and those that worked at the Gaol.

This will be a light […]

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Happy Halloween Fun Run | Mawson Lakes | 31 Oct 2021

[ October 31, 2021; ]
Happy Halloween Fun Run at Mawson Lakes
Go along dressed up and have fun at the Rotary Club of Mawson Lakes Halloween walk.
Jog or run along the 5k Parkrun course at Mawson Lakes commencing at 10am on Sunday 31 October at the corner of Mawson Lakes Boulevard and Main Street. This is a family friendly event with […]

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Free Halloween Family Fun Day | Salisbury | 30 Oct 2021

[ October 30, 2021; ]
FREE Halloween Family Fun Day at Parabanks Shopping Centre
On Saturday 30 October there will be heaps of fun activities for the kids at the Halloween Family Fun Day in Salisbury.

Starting at 10am at the Parabanks Shopping Centre, activities for the kids will include face painting, badge making, balloon artist, and a colouring in competition.  There […]

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Halloween Roller Skating Disco | Angle Park | 30 Oct 2021

[ October 30, 2021; ]
Halloween Roller Skating Disco hosted by Roller Skating SA 
This Halloween event will be suitable for all ages and skill levels. The evening will be three hours of fun, music, games and prizes, including a lucky door prize and best dressed prize. 

Held at The Parks Recreation and Sports Centre – YMCA in Angle Park, skate hire […]

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Halloween Kids’ Fun | Para Hills | 31 Oct 2021

[ October 31, 2021; ]
Halloween Kids’ Fun at Para Hills Community Club
Join the Para Hills Community Club in the Bistro for Halloween for some spooky kids’ fun on Sunday 31 October 2021.

Activities will include Halloween craft and a colouring in competition plus there will be a treat for dressing up.  Purchase a kids’ meal and receive a free ice cream.

If you […]

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Fork On The Road | Wigley Reserve | 17 Oct 2021

[ October 17, 2021; ]
Fork On The Road at Wigley Reserve 
Take along a picnic blanket and join the team at Fork on the Road at Wigley Reserve on Sunday 17 October from 11am to 4pm for delicious food, drinks, live entertainment and kids activities.
Glenelg’s Wigley Reserve will have plenty of activities on the day to keep the kids entertained, […]

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Ballot to Attend National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant | Opens 29 Oct 2021

[ October 29, 2021 to October 31, 2021. ]
Ballot to attend Adelaide’s National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant 2021
The ballot to attend the 2021 National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant at Adelaide Oval will open on FRIDAY 29 OCTOBER from 10am and close at 10pm SUNDAY 31 OCTOBER.
The 89th National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant will be a twilight event at Adelaide Oval on Saturday 13 November 2021, allowing […]

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Limited Edition Wiggles Coin Collection at Woolworths from 6 Oct 2021

[ October 6, 2021 to November 2, 2021. ]
Limited Edition Wiggles Coin Collection available at Woolworths
To celebrate 30 years of The Wiggles, The Royal Australian Mint has partnered with Woolworths to bring you a limited edition Wiggles Coins plus a Collector Album. Purchase the limited edition Coin Collector Album with 4 x $2 coins, plus 2 x bonus $1 coins for just $15 […]

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Pick Your Own Strawberries | Harvest the Fleurieu | Mt Compass

[ October 9, 2021 to October 10, 2021. ]
Pick your own strawberries in Mount Compass on the Fleurieu Peninsula.
The pick your own patch 2021 season officially opens Saturday 9 October at 9am
Harvest the Fleurieu offers delicious sweet juicy strawberries in their ‘pick your own’ patch between October and May each year (depending on the season/weather).  The 2021 season will open on the last […]

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Come & Try Disc Golf | Adelaide | 9 Oct 2021

[ October 9, 2021; ]
Come & Try Disc Golf
As part of City of Adelaide’s October ’21 Wellbeing Month, be active and head to King Rodney Park/Ityamai-Itpina in the city to try Disc Golf, a fun sport that is soaring in popularity.

The free session will include some basic training on the game delivered by experienced SA Disc Golf instructors, followed by […]

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Live Virtual Event with NASA Astronaut Dr Shannon Walker | 8 Oct 2021

[ October 8, 2021; ]
Live Virtual Event with NASA Astronaut Dr Shannon Walker
During this year’s World Space Week they will recognise this year’s theme of ‘Women in Space’ with NASA astronaut Dr Shannon Walker.
You will hear from Shannon about her stellar career in space, from being selected by NASA to be an astronaut, to serving as a Flight Engineer […]

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Lions Skin Cancer Screening Unit | Free Skin Cancer Checks | 16 & 17 Oct 2021

[ October 17, 2021; ]
Free Skin Cancer Screening in Salisbury & St Kilda
The Lions Skin Cancer Screening Unit will be in Salisbury & St Kilda on the 16th and 17th of October 2021.
An initiative of Lions Clubs, appointments are approximately 15 minutes long and are held in private rooms by professional skin cancer screeners volunteering their time to help […]

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ST. ALi Italian Film Festival | Palace Nova Cinemas | 20 Oct – 14 Nov 2021

[ October 20, 2021 to November 14, 2021. ]
ST. ALi Italian Film Festival
The 2021 ST. ALi Italian Film Festival returns to Australia this Spring. 
Now in its 22nd year, the ST. ALi Italian Film Festival presented by Palace returns to cinema screens this October and November with the best new Italian films as well as classic gems of Italian cinema screening nationally in Sydney, […]

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Karma’s World | Netflix Series from 15 Oct 2021

[ October 15, 2021; ]
Karma’s World
Award winning actor, rapper and producer, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges launches new children’s series, Karma’s World on Netflix. 
Karma’s World follows Karma, an aspiring musical artist and rapper with huge talent and ambition, and an even bigger heart. Smart, resilient, and deeply empathetic, Karma pours her soul into her writing, channelling her feelings into whip-smart rhymes with passion, […]

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Open Gardens SA | Oct & Nov 2021

[ October 2, 2021 to October 4, 2021. October 9, 2021 to October 10, 2021. October 16, 2021 to October 17, 2021. October 23, 2021 to October 24, 2021. October 30, 2021 to October 31, 2021. November 6, 2021 to November 7, 2021. November 13, 2021 to November 14, 2021. November 20, 2021 to November 21, 2021. November 27, 2021 to November 28, 2021. ] [caption id="attachment_156398" align="alignnone" width="630"] Rosie and Mick’s Garden, 4 Graetz Terrace, Springton[/caption]
Open Gardens SA
Open Gardens SA was incorporated as an Association in December 2014 to continue the Open Garden Scheme in South Australia after Open Garden Australia announced that it would cease to operate the national scheme after June 2015. The enthusiastic and experienced team […]

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Vegan Festival | Rundle Park/Kadlitpina | 30 & 31 Oct 2021

[ October 30, 2021 to October 31, 2021. ]
Vegan Festival 2021
Vegan Festival Adelaide is SA’s largest celebration of all things vegan and will be returning over the last weekend of October 2021.
The annual Festival will feature world-renowned speakers, cooking demonstrations, kids’ activities, live local musicians, and creative hands-on workshops. Explore around 70 market stalls providing visitors with an array of 100% vegan products, […]

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