[ December 13, 2020; ]
MRASA Toy Run
The MRASA is pleased to announce that the Annual Toy Run will be held on Sunday 13 December 2020.
The Toy Run Committee determined very early in the year after the COVID pandemic hit that the event should still go ahead as the need to help the children and Vinnies with their Christmas appeal […]
[ December 13, 2020; ]
Treasure of Pageants Past Exhibition
Hunt for the hidden treasures and relive the magic of pageants past at the Adelaide Town Hall and Adelaide’s City Library this festive season.
This dual-site exhibition features Adelaide Christmas Pageant floats, float designs and small-scale models, artworks, photography, costumes, props and archives from its 88-year history as a South Australian icon.
[ November 29, 2020 to December 31, 2020. January 1, 2021 to January 4, 2021. ]
Christmas at the Mortlock
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, to fascinating and fun displays of all things Christmas from the collections of the State […]
Adelaide Carols by Candlelight
Thanks to Sealink Travel Group, Adelaide’s Carols by Candlelight will still go ahead in 2020 – they will just be a little different this year.
We know Christmas won’t be the same this year with so many events not going ahead due to the pandemic, but Santa couldn’t let the people of South […]
[ November 28, 2020 to December 20, 2020. ]
Christmas Elves are hiding along Melbourne Street!
Take a walk along Melbourne Street in North Adelaide, starting at the Elf secret garden on the corner of Melbourne and Jerningham Street, to see how many you can find.
Melbourne Street has a great selection of cafes, restaurants and retail shops, and is only a short drive to the […]
[ December 2, 2020; ]
Glandore Carols Go Virtual in 2020
Embrace the Christmas spirit and join in as the Glandore Christmas Carols Go Virtual in 2020.
Join ‘South Aussie with Cosi’, Andrew Costello as he hosts the first ever Virtual Glandore Carols event. Supported by some amazing live acts including Rachael Leahcar, Michael Griffiths and Jas French alongside the City of […]
[ November 27, 2020 to December 4, 2020. ]
Help Backpacks 4 SA Kids reach their Christmas goal of supplying 11,000 presents to children entering emergency care.
Christmas is just a few weeks away and Backpacks 4 SA Kids Christmas sorting and wrapping must start next week to give them enough time to deliver the gifts to all SA regions in time for Christmas day.
[ November 27, 2020 to December 6, 2020. ] [caption id="attachment_142259" align="alignnone" width="630"] Maicie Lalara and Bernadette Watt with ghost net baskets, image courtesy the artists and Anindilyakwa Arts.[/caption]
Tarnanthi Art Fair
The Tarnanthi Art Fair is going ahead both as an in-person event as well as online in 2020.
The name Tarnanthi (pronounced tar-nan-dee) comes from the language of the Kaurna people, the traditional owners of […]
[ November 28, 2020; ]
SAFM Christmas Carols
SAFM 107.1 will hold Adelaide’s biggest Christmas Carols event on Saturday 28 November 2020.
Everyone in South Australia is invited to celebrate with Bec, Cosi and Lehmo who will be broadcasting live for this extra special Christmas event.
They’ll have loads of Christmas gifts to give away, heaps of guest appearances and maybe even a surprise visit […]
[ November 27, 2020 to December 31, 2020. January 1, 2021 to January 4, 2021. ]
City of Tea Tree Gully’s Christmas Festival
Experience the magic and joy of the festive season with the City of Tea Tree Gully’s Christmas Festival from 27 November 2020 to 4 January 2021.
There are numerous events the whole family can enjoy during the City of Tea Tree Gully’s Christmas Festival.
Carols at Home – 13 December 2020
At the […]
[ November 13, 2020 to December 31, 2020. ]
Christmas in Adelaide – Top 10 Things to See and Do
Christmas time brings a sense of wonder and excitement to little people as the big day draws near. For this magical time of year, we’ve put together a list of things to see and do and places to go around Adelaide that are sure to […]
[ November 13, 2020 2:11 am to December 24, 2020 2:11 am. ]
Christmas Gift Ideas & What’s On In Adelaide Christmas 2020
Christmas may look a little different this year, but there are still plenty of fun events, and things to do and see around Adelaide at Christmas.
Find the best Christmas lights around Adelaide, visit Father Christmas and have your photo taken, and enjoy the Christmas atmosphere at […]
[ November 13, 2020 to December 25, 2020. ] [caption id="attachment_142185" align="alignnone" width="630"] Photo credit: @clickfilmsadelaide[/caption]
Adelaide’s Christmas Festival 2020
The City of Adelaide is bringing the gift of joy and cheer this Christmas with the return of the Giant Christmas Tree in Victoria Square and life-size Lego sleigh at the Adelaide Central Market. Plus, you can discover a range of community events, maker markets, window […]
Christmas Lights Adelaide
YOUR 2020 GUIDE TO THE BEST STREETS TO SEE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS AROUND ADELAIDE!
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 family activity to wander along and admire the huge effort some families […]
[ November 12, 2020; ]
SA’s Strawberry Season Launch
Romeo’s Rundle Mall will officially launch the 2020 South Australian grown strawberry season on Thursday, 12 November. Locally grown strawberries are now in great supply and tasting great.
It is set to be a fun day full of activities for everyone to get involved in to support the South Australian strawberry growers and […]
[ November 9, 2020 to November 14, 2020. ]
NAIDOC Week at Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute
Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute, Australia’s only NATIONAL cultural institute for First Nations peoples, will celebrate NAIDOC Week 2020 in Adelaide with a week of FREE community events kicking off on Monday 9 November.
NAIDOC Week celebrations are held around Australia each year to acknowledge the history, culture and […]
[ November 28, 2020 to November 29, 2020. ]
Christmas at the Bay
**Event cancelled due to COVID-19**
Glenelg will host a two day Christmas event in November at Jimmy Melrose Park featuring carol singers, roving performers, dance groups and free kids’ activities plus Santa.
This event will replace this year’s traditional Glenelg Christmas Pageant, which is unable to go ahead due to COVID-19 restrictions.
The two-day Christmas […]
FREE Family Open Day at North Adelaide Golf Course
***EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19. Event organisers hope to schedule this event at a later date.
Looking for an event that’s different, fun for the family, and right on your doorstep? On Sunday 22 November, you can enjoy a day out on Par 3 Golf Course. It’s shorter […]
[ November 28, 2020; ]
Christmas Tree Festival & Market
The South Australian Country Women’s Association (SACWA) will hold their 2020 Christmas Tree Festival and Market on Saturday, 28 November.
There will be stalls, raffles, musical entertainment, craft displays, light lunches, Devonshire Tea and children’s activities, plus working displays of floriculture, cross stitch and Christmas decorations. Held on their state office grounds […]
[ December 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020. ]
Ninth Avenue Christmas Lights Display
Residents of Ninth Avenue are set to bring joy to the local community this festive season with their annual Christmas lights display.
The City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters is delighted to announce that Ninth Avenue residents will once again adorn their homes with decorations and turn on the lights for […]
Adelaide Holocaust Museum and Andrew Steiner Education Centre
The Adelaide Holocaust Museum and Andrew Steiner Education Centre will be opened to the public on Tuesday 17 November 2020 following it’s launch on 9 November.
The launch took place on the anniversary of Kristallnacht or Night of Broken Glass when the Nazis torched synagogues and vandalised Jewish homes, […]
[ November 13, 2020 to November 14, 2020. ]
Lighthouse Youth Projects Bike Drive
Help improve the lives of young people and support the environment at the same time.
To mark National Recycling Week, Lighthouse Youth Projects are teaming up with the City of Port Adelaide Enfield and the City of Charles Sturt to take your pre-loved bikes off your hands.
They welcome old (or new!) bikes […]
[ November 7, 2020 to November 12, 2020. ]
SA Variety Bash 2020 – KI to the Capital
The SA Variety Bash 2020 ‘KI to the Capital’ will run from 7 – 12 November starting in Kangaroo Island and will finish in Adelaide. The entire 5 day journey will be within the state of South Australia.
During the event there are various trophies awarded to encourage […]
[ November 15, 2020; ]
On the Terrace
On The Terrace takes over the North Terrace cultural precinct for a full day of free performances by the best of South Australia’s chamber music talents, presented by Chamber Music Adelaide in collaboration with the Art Gallery of SA, South Australian Museum, State Library of SA and the Migration Museum.
Australian premieres will be […]
2021 Superloop Adelaide 500 Cancelled
The South Australian Tourism Commission has announced that the Superloop Adelaide 500 will not go ahead in 2021, with the contract not being renewed for future years.
This difficult decision was made after careful consideration of a number of factors, namely the impact of COVID-19 on one of the biggest event-builds in […]
[ December 16, 2020 to December 21, 2020. ]
The Christmas Garden
To be held in Gawler for the first time, The Christmas Garden is the biggest nativity in SA with 5 hand-made, life-sized scenes.
Journey through 5 life-sized, hand made scenes from the Christmas Story. Along with this, there will be music, lights, free giveaways and more. The Christmas Garden is social distancing compliant, making […]
Stay Active Children’s Sports Programs 5th Birthday Party
**Update 17 November: Event cancelled due to COVID-19**
Stay Active Children’s Sports Programs are having a fun-filled 5th birthday party at Wigley Reserve, Glenelg on 22 November 2020. If your children are sport obsessed, they are going to love it.
Much like a Sports Day, they’ll spend 15-minutes at each […]
[ November 8, 2020 to November 15, 2020. ]
Always Was, Always Will Be. NAIDOC Week 2020.
NAIDOC Week celebrations are usually held around the country each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The week is celebrated not just in our Indigenous communities but also in increasing number of government agencies, community organisations, local councils, workplaces, […]
2021 Santos Tour Down Under Cancelled
The 2021 Santos Tour Down Under (TDU) has been cancelled due to COVID-19 with a smaller domestic cycling festival to take its place in January 2021. Event organisers considered the possibility of delivering a safe and responsible event, however, the issues and complexities surrounding quarantining of international teams were considered […]
[ December 12, 2020; ]
Christmas in Mount Barker 2020
Mount Barker District Council is working on organising a Community Christmas event that will be COVID safe at Mount Barker Showgrounds on Saturday 12 December from 11am – 5pm.
The Mount Barker Christmas Pageant and Mount Barker Carols cannot run in their same format this year due to the COVID requirements of […]
[ November 15, 2020; ]
Spring Open Garden Day
Explore the Pioneer Court Community Garden located on Historic Drive, Highbury.
There will be garden produce for sale, plants and seedlings, along with jams and preserves. There will also be a sausage sizzle, Devonshire teas, coffee, wine and soft drinks for purchase. A raffle will also be run with some great prizes.
Take part […]
[ November 5, 2020; November 12, 2020; November 19, 2020; November 26, 2020; ]
An Hour with Dad at the Road & Cycle Safety Centre
Four weekly sessions held each Thursday at the Road & Cycle Safety Centre in Ridgehaven.
This program is for dad/pop/male carer and children in their care aged 3 to 10 years. Partners and other siblings are welcome to join in on the last night, 26 November 2020, to […]
[ November 10, 2020; ] [caption id="attachment_140907" align="alignnone" width="630"] Snippet of artwork by Jamaya Branson, ‘Always Was, Always Will Be’[/caption]
NAIDOC in the Mall
Celebrate NAIDOC week with the City of Adelaide in Rundle Mall.
Go along to the Gawler Place canopy from 10:30am for an official Kaurna Welcome to Country ceremony followed by the exciting artwork unveiling. Lord Mayor of Adelaide, Sandy […]
[ November 14, 2020; ]
Transition Sports Family Day Fundraiser
Transition Sports are hosting a cancer fundraiser at Titanium Security Arena to raise money for a great cause.
Transition Sports are a basketball academy for children aged from 8 to 18 and are about coaching them about basketball skills, the ins and outs of the game and how to be a player […]
New Royal outfits for the Queen & Princess revealed
This year’s National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant will feature new Royal outfits for the pageant Queen and Princess.
The Pageant Royal Family has played a pivotal role in Pageant history since the 1940’s. With the Pageant Queen first introduced following World War 2 to raise money, the role has […]
[ November 22, 2020; ]
Wellness Walk 2020 – Walk for Mental Health
The Wellness Walk is a family-friendly event to raise awareness of severe and complex mental illness and promotes walking as a way to improve mental wellbeing.
The act of walking is an opportunity to reflect that recovery is a step-by-step, one-step-at-a-time experience. On Sunday 22 November 2020, Wellness Walk […]
Mum’s Chill ‘n’ Chat Sessions
This is a weekly event for Mums who may be feeling stressed and want support.
Family Zone are holding weekly sessions for mothers to connect with other mothers for a sit down and chat. Go along, make friends and talk about what is important to you. The sessions are on Mondays starting from […]
[ November 15, 2020 to December 24, 2020. ]
Santa Photography at Westfield, including Sensitive Santa Photography and Pet Photography
After a year like no other, we could all use another reason to smile – and a photo with Santa is the perfect opportunity.
While things will be a little different in their Santa photography sessions this year, the Westfield teams will be working hard to […]
[ November 6, 2020; ]
Summer Nights Fork on the Road
This summer, the City of Holdfast Bay has teamed up again with Fork on the Road to present: Summer Nights Fork on the Road.
Join family and friends for a summer evening of great food, entertainment and kids activities. Bring your picnic blanket and picnic chairs, relax with dinner in hand and […]
Santa’s Winter Village in Noarlunga this Christmas
The magic of Christmas comes alive in the South this December with opportunities to see Santa, the Polar Express Train and Santa’s workshop.
Santa’s Winter Village will run from the 12th to 23rd of December and includes everything you love about Christmas, plus a special Christmas ice show and a […]