Archive | Special Events RSS feed for this section
Week 1 WinterChocFest

Winter ChocFest | Barossa Valley Chocolate Company | Aug & Sep 2023

[ August 2, 2023 to August 14, 2023. August 16, 2023 to August 28, 2023. August 30, 2023 to September 11, 2023. September 11, 2023 to September 25, 2023. ]
Winter ChocFest 2023 at Barossa Valley Chocolate Company
Visit Barossa Valley Chocolate company between Wednesday 2 August and Monday, September 25 and celebrate all the wonders of hot, melty, gooey chocolate!
Each fortnight, two new decadent hot chocolate drinks and mouth-watering desserts will be released, all featuring handcrafted Barossa Valley Chocolate Company Chocolate.

Guests that have visited Barossa […]

Continue Reading

Sip & Style Soirèe | King William Road | 1-31 Aug 2023

[ August 1, 2023 to August 31, 2023. ]
King William Road is giving plenty of reasons to brave the cold this August with the inaugural ‘King William Road Sip & Style Soirée.’
The precinct’s restaurants, bars, boutiques and retailers are bringing shoppers and diners exclusive offers, in-store events, and unique experiences, with styling sessions and high teas among the drawcards throughout the month.

From hairdressers […]

Continue Reading

Weird Science with SciWorld | National Science Week | 12 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023; ]
Weird Science with SciWorld
Is it real? Or just plain weird? Learn about weird science at the City Library as part of National Science Week. 
Follow the world of science at its best. See some amazing experiments like pH testing, making plastic cups cluck like chickens and making Oobleck slime or do some of your own. It […]

Continue Reading

Yuldea by Bangarra Dance Theatre | Adelaide | 10-12 Aug 2023

[ August 10, 2023 to August 12, 2023. ] [caption id="attachment_186177" align="alignnone" width="630"] Photo credit: Kate Longley[/caption]
Bangarra Dance Theatre announces the world premiere of Frances Rings’ latest work, Yuldea, in her inaugural season as Bangarra Dance Theatre’s Artistic Director. Yuldea awakens the earth and sky worlds to tell the story of the Anangu people of the Great Victorian Desert.
Brought to life with costumes from […]

Continue Reading

Mylor Bonfireworks | Mylor Oval | 12 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023; ]
The Mylor Bonfireworks is a family event hosted by the Mylor Oval Committee.
A huge bonfire will welcome families followed by a spectacular fireworks display at 8:30pm. Not only will there be a giant bonfire, but also live music, and plenty to eat and drink. The butter chicken curry has sold out at the last couple […]

Continue Reading

National Science Week | South Australia | 12-20 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023 to August 20, 2023. ]
National Science Week 2023
There will be in-person and online events, virtual tours, DIY science and more, all across Australia, from 12 – 20 August 2023 for National Science Week.
National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology. Running each year in August, it features more than 1000 events around Australia, including those delivered […]

Continue Reading

Strawberry Fair | Kuitpo | 12 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023; ]
Step right into a world of fruity delight as Kuitpo Brewing invites everyone to experience the tantalizing Strawberry Fair. 
This extraordinary event, originally hosted in the 1950’s at Kuitpo Hall will take on a new lease of life collaborating with Harvest the Fleurieu and Ledgard Wines. The fair promises an unforgettable day of indulgence and celebration […]

Continue Reading
frozen jr legally blonde the musical

Frozen JR & Legally Blonde the Musical | Pelican Productions | Aug 2023

[ August 4, 2023 to August 6, 2023. August 10, 2023 to August 12, 2023. ]
Pelican Productions presents a double feature of Frozen JR and Legally Blonde The Musical at The Arts Theatre in Adelaide. 
Prepare to enter the magical kingdom of Arendelle, in Frozen Jr, a captivating musical adaptation of the Disney film. Follow the epic adventure of Anna and Elsa as they discover the true meaning of love, loyalty […]

Continue Reading

SA Variety Bash | Port Adelaide to McLaren Vale | 12-19 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023 to August 19, 2023. ]
The 2023 SA Variety Bash will start in Port Adelaide and travel through regional Australian towns such as Broken Hill, Bunnerungee, and Pinaroo before crossing the finish line in McLaren Vale.
The Variety Bash is not a race or a rally, but a fun and social event, or in the words of the originator Dick Smith, […]

Continue Reading

FIFA Fan Festival™ Adelaide/Tarntanya | Festival Plaza | 20 Jul – 20 Aug 2023

[ July 20, 2023 to July 24, 2023. July 27, 2023 to August 1, 2023. August 5, 2023 to August 8, 2023. August 11, 2023 to August 12, 2023. August 15, 2023 to August 16, 2023. August 19, 2023 to August 20, 2023. ]
The FIFA Fan Festival™ in Adelaide/Tarntanya is a hub of food, entertainment, experiences and, of course, football.
Capturing the atmosphere, games and spirit of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™, the free festival will officially open on 20 July 2023.
The FIFA Fan Festival™ at Festival Plaza on the southern side of Festival Theatre is a free […]

Continue Reading

River Lights | Mannum | Illuminate Adelaide | 4–13 Aug 2023

[ August 4, 2023 to August 13, 2023. ]
See the River Lights in Mannum – Free Family Friendly Event

lluminate Adelaide and the Government of South Australia through the South Australian Tourism Commission are partnering once again with innovative regional councils and award-winning artists to rise up for the mighty Murray River this winter.
Transforming the Mannum main township and riverfront, River Lights is set […]

Continue Reading

WIN $100 in the Police Credit Union Kids’ Art Competition | 3 Jul – 31 Aug 2023

[ July 3, 2023 to August 31, 2023. ]
Want to WIN $100 and be featured in the Police Credit Union 2024 calendar?
There are 13 prizes to be won valued at $100 each.

How to WIN:

Draw a picture that best describes your favourite thing to do in SA or NT.

Each artwork will be judged by the Police Credit Union […]

Continue Reading

Ramsay Art Prize Exhibition | 27 May – 27 Aug 2023

[ May 27, 2023 to August 27, 2023. ] [caption id="attachment_183358" align="alignnone" width="630"] Ida Sophia with Witness in Ramsay Art Prize 2023, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; photo: Saul Steed[/caption]
Ramsay Art Prize Exhibition 2023
See the works of all 27 finalists at the Art Gallery of South Australia in a free exhibition open until 27 August 2023.
Congratulations to Ida Sophia, winner of the $100,000 […]

Continue Reading
Fleurieu Food Festival

Fleurieu Food Festival | 1-31 Aug 2023

[ August 1, 2023 to August 31, 2023. ]
Fleurieu Food Festival
The Fleurieu Food Festival is a journey for the senses across the Fleurieu Peninsula throughout the month of August.
The Festival will showcases the breadth and depth of food and beverage producers and food businesses in this beautiful region. Experience fine dining in vineyards or olive groves, foraging experiences, farm tours and presentations or […]

Continue Reading
SALA 2021

SALA Festival | 1-31 Aug 2023

[ August 1, 2023 to August 31, 2023. ]
SALA Festival 2023
SALA runs for the entire month of August and is the largest community-based open-access visual arts festival in Australia.
SALA Festival is an open-access visual arts festival held annually which celebrates the work of living South Australian visual artists, regardless of age or experience. It involves exhibitions in venues like galleries, libraries, retail and […]

Continue Reading

ZOOOM by Patch Theatre | Adelaide Festival Centre | 5, 12 & 19 Aug 2023

[ August 5, 2023; August 12, 2023; August 19, 2023; ]
ZOOOM – Patch Theatre 
Combining old-school whimsy with state-of-the-art technology, ZOOOM is an enchanting story of a child in her bedroom, unable to sleep and curious to understand.
Unable to sleep, a child goes on an imaginary adventure throughout the universe. Using original music, lasers and projections, ZOOOM brings the audience on an adventure to help a […]

Continue Reading

Museum Capers PJ Party | SA Museum

[ April 14, 2023; August 12, 2023; November 10, 2023; ]
Museum Capers PJ Party for Members
Museum Capers, a PJ Party for South Australian Museum Members is perfect for ages 4 – 7, with fun for the grown-ups too. 
SA Museum Capers PJ Parties are an after hours event hosted by Professor Flint, the singing palaeontologist. Wear pyjamas, bring your torch, favourite teddy, and your sense of […]

Continue Reading

Seeing the Invisible | Adelaide Botanic Garden | Review

[ December 6, 2022 to September 30, 2023. ]
Seeing the Invisible – Augmented Reality Art at the Adelaide Botanic Garden
Review by Claire Davill
You won’t be concerned about screen time when the kids visit the Adelaide Botanic Garden – because there’s a whole hidden art exhibition waiting to be discovered via Augmented Reality (AR).
Seeing the Invisible is a FREE international exhibition and the Adelaide […]

Continue Reading

Mary Poppins the Musical | Adelaide Festival Centre | Extended to 27 Aug 2023

[ July 6, 2023 to August 27, 2023. ]
Mary Poppins has popped into Adelaide!
Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s supercalifragilistic new production of Mary Poppins is playing at Adelaide Festival Centre this July 2023 for a strictly limited season, complete with its dazzling stars; Stefanie Jones as Mary Poppins, Jack Chambers as Bert and Patti Newton as the Bird Woman.
Adapted from the beloved stories by PL Travers and the […]

Continue Reading
Back to Top