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Tipsy Hill Open Garden | Blewitt Springs | 20 – 21 Mar 2021

[ March 20, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Tipsy Hill – Open Gardens SA 
Tipsy Hill, a one-of-a-kind property atop a hill in Blewitt Springs is opening its gardens this March, welcoming in members of the public to explore its extensive, captivating grounds and take in the breathtaking views.
It is home to wine royalty Bec Hardy, who has devoted herself to creating a charming […]

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Marion Cultural Centre School Holiday Activities | 20-23 Apr 2021

[ April 20, 2021; April 22, 2021 to April 23, 2021. ]   
Marion Cultural Centre – April 2021 School Holiday Activities 
It’s time to plan for the next school holidays at Marion Cultural Centre. 
There are a few events going on at Marion Cultural Centre for the April 2021 School Holidays. Make sure to book them early as places are limited. The lineup includes Peter Combe, Juggling vs Magic […]

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Peaceful Play | Marion Outdoor Pool | 2 & 5 Mar 2021

[ March 2, 2021; March 5, 2021; ]
Peaceful Play at Marion Outdoor Pool
Peaceful Play sessions at Marion Outdoor Pool are just like a recreation session but more peaceful.
Marion Outdoor Pool is Adelaide’s premier outdoor pool facility, with its stunning grassed area’s, extensive shade, three pools, two large waterslides and a super-fun water park feature.
Read our Marion Outdoor Pool review here
Book online for the Autism […]

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Tonsley Science Fair | The Science Collective | 28 Mar 2021

[ March 28, 2021; ]
Tonsley Science Fair 
The Tonsley Science Fair is designed especially for families with primary school-aged children. It is hands-on, interactive and loads of fun.
Hold native animals, get up close and personal with invertebrates, try out some VR, take part in a workshop or be entertained by one of their fabulous science shows. And yes, they’ve got […]

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Twilight Fringe on O’Connell Street | Adelaide Fringe | Feb & Mar 2021

[ February 26, 2021 to February 27, 2021. March 5, 2021 to March 6, 2021. March 12, 2021 to March 13, 2021. ]
Twilight Fringe on O’Connell Street in North Adelaide
Go along to festival celebrations as Eighty Eight O’Connell transforms into an open air Fringe venue. 
Enjoy a free program of entertainment as the sun goes down – each night is set to surprise and delight with flying trapeze, street theatre, roving artists, fire twirlers and musicians. There’ll be […]

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Gouger Street Feast | Adelaide | 27 Feb & 20 Mar 2021

[ February 27, 2021; March 20, 2021; ]
Gouger Street Feast
Indulge in the mouth-watering tastes of Gouger Street with late night street dining in a variety of delicious eateries.
Outdoor dining will spill out on the streets across two Saturday nights – one in February and another in March, creating a feast for the senses with live music and delicious food from Gouger Street’s best.

Gouger […]

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Smiles, Beats & Treats | Events & Festivals in Your Local Council Area | 2021

Smiles, Beats & Treats – Festivals & Local Council Events in South Australia
South Australians are so fortunate to have access to fantastic festivals and events year-round, held in Adelaide and throughout country regions. These range from large festivals like the Adelaide Fringe, Adelaide Festival and the Barossa Vintage Festival to local festivals such as Australia […]

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Family Crabbing Day | Brighton | 13 Mar 2021

[ March 13, 2021; ]
Family Crabbing Day
Join Nature Play SA for a family Crabbing Day off Brighton Jetty
Join Nature Play SA as they teach your children aged 5 – 12 years the skills to crab so it is safe, sustainable and most of all, heaps of fun.

Spend some quality time outdoors as they (literally) teach you the crabbing ropes […]

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Fringe in Unley | Adelaide Fringe | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Fringe in Unley
Some amazing artists will be performing in Unley for the 2021 Adelaide Fringe – Fringe 21 At Your Doorstep. From music to cabaret, dance, comedy, theatre and visual arts – there is something for everyone right at your doorstep.  Almost 40 different acts will be on offer at a variety of venues throughout […]

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Clean up Australia Day | 7 Mar 2021

[ March 7, 2021; ]
Clean Up Australia Day
Clean Up Australia inspires and empowers communities to clean up, fix up and conserve our environment. The slogan for 2021 is ‘Step Up to Clean Up’.
What was started thirty years ago, by an “average Australian bloke” who had a simple idea to make a difference in his own backyard has now become the […]

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Adelaide Fringe at Marion Cultural Centre | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Adelaide Fringe at Marion Cultural Centre
The Adelaide Fringe is returning to Marion in 2021 with a huge variety of quality experiences for everyone. To make it easy for you to enjoy the world’s second largest biannual arts festival, the Marion Cultural Centre is presenting over 40 shows, for everyone to enjoy. 
Children’s Shows:
There are 2 children’s […]

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Indian Mela | Victoria Square | 26 & 27 Feb 2021

[ February 26, 2021; February 27, 2021; ]
Indian Mela 2021
Indian Mela is a FREE Annual festival of Indian Art and Culture with delicious Indian food.
India’s rich culture and diversity will be displayed in the biggest Indian event of the year. There will be a range of food stalls, exhibition stalls, kids rides, cultural performances, plays, art displays, and workshops.

This event will be […]

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Family Fun Day | Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club | 21 Feb 2021

[ February 21, 2021; ]
Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club Family Fun Day
Take your family along for a day of fun at the Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club. 
The Brighton and Seacliff Yacht Club family fun day will have ‘come and try’ sailing from 1pm-4pm with BSYC instructors as well as stand up paddleboarding from 1pm-3pm. 

There will also be a free […]

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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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#Safer Internet Day 2021 | 9 Feb 2021

[ February 9, 2021; 2:00 pm; ]

#Safer Internet Day 2021

Safer Internet Day celebrates the global vision of making online experiences better for everyone. The e-safety website also offers resources for families to help them keep their children safe online. 

eSafety is the official Safety Internet Day committee in Australia and a leader in the global effort. They are running Safer Internet Day […]

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Summer Garden Festival | Civic Park | 13 Mar 2021

[ March 13, 2021; ]
Summer Garden Festival
Enjoy world-class Fringe performers, gourmet food and drinks, licenced bar and free children’s entertainment in beautiful natural surrounds at this free community event.
The City ion Tea Tree Gully will transform Civic Park into an Adelaide Fringe playground, featuring world-class Adelaide Fringe performers across three performance stages, gourmet food and drinks from Fork on […]

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Lollipop Markets | Findon | 21 Feb 2021

[ February 21, 2021; ]
Lollipop Markets Parenting Fair
Lollipop Markets is the largest babies and kids Parenting Fair in SA. The markets feature a range of quality, handmade and boutique stalls, showcasing one of a kind, limited edition and custom made, unique and boutique items for baby bumps, babies and kids.
Whether you are buying gifts, decorating your child’s bedroom, preparing […]

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Summer Nights Fork on the Road | Seacliff | 19 Feb 2021

[ February 19, 2021; ]
Summer Nights Fork on the Road 
Enjoy a summer evening of great food, entertainment and kids activities at Summer Nights Fork on the Road. Take your picnic blanket and picnic chairs, relax with dinner in hand and watch the sunset over the stunning sea-side venue of Angus Neill Reserve, Seacliff.
There will be a vast range of […]

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Concerts in the Park | City of Norwood, Payneham & St Peters | 2021

[ February 13, 2021; March 13, 2021; April 10, 2021; ]
Concerts in the Park Series – Free Family Friendly Concerts
Music lovers are invited to enjoy the sunset to a soundtrack of jazz, melodies or symphony in some of the beautiful parks located around the City of Norwood, Payneham & St Peters.
Concerts in the Park is a series of FREE, open-air performances featuring music from talented local bands […]

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McLaren Vale Vintage & Classic | Free Family Event | 18 Apr 2021

[ April 18, 2021; ]
McLaren Vale Vintage & Classic
The McLaren Vale Vintage & Classic is a great family day celebration of vintage and classic motoring.
There will be a fantastic mix of food, wine, music and the arts together with the energy and passion of motoring enthusiasts.  The event offers visitors exquisite tastes of the McLaren Vale region’s world-class wines, […]

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Twilight Sessions | Prospect Memorial Gardens | Feb 2021

[ February 5, 2021; February 12, 2021; February 19, 2021; February 26, 2021; ]
2021 Twilight Sessions – Prospect Memorial Gardens
City of Prospect are delighted to bring this much-loved free outdoor music event back to Prospect Memorial Gardens. Remember to book your tickets online this year. 
For over 25 years, the Twilight Sessions have brought the community hours of live music, food trucks, prizes, children’s activities and more every Friday […]

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Walk of Awareness | Commemorating the Stolen Generations | Port Adelaide | 12 Feb 2021

[ February 12, 2021; ]
Walk of Awareness
The annual Walk of Awareness commemorates the Stolen Generations. This year it will be held on Friday 12 February.
The walk brings the whole community together in Port Adelaide to remember the Apology to Australia’s Indigenous peoples. On the 13 February 2008, The Commonwealth parliament passed a motion that formally apologised to the Stolen […]

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Valentine’s Sale for Sophie | Happy Valley | 13 Feb 2021

[ February 13, 2021; ]
Valentine’s Sale for Sophie
Help to raise funds for Sophie’s life saving neuroblastoma treatment overseas. 
Crafters and artists are working hard to make handmade products to sell at the Valentine’s Sale for Sophie. All funds raised will support ‘Sophie’s fight’. It’s a family friendly event with live music, henna painting and activities for the kids.

There will be […]

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Confucius Institute Cultural Workshops | Adelaide Festival Centre | 13 Feb 2021

[ February 13, 2021; ]
Confucius Institute Cultural Workshops
Celebrating the 2021 Lunar New Year, the Confucius Institute at the University of Adelaide will be presenting 3 workshops for you to immerse yourself in traditional Chinese culture and art.
Experience the beauty of the brush stroke as their artists compose the characters of Chinese calligraphy with your Chinese name, take the opportunity […]

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Adelaide Fringe Festival | Family Friendly Shows | 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Family Friendly Shows at the 2021 Adelaide Fringe 
The Adelaide Fringe is always an exciting time of the year with plenty of free family friendly entertainment and fantastic shows for kids. 
The Adelaide Fringe runs for four weeks from mid-February to mid-March and there is something for absolutely everyone on offer, from street theatre and circus acts to […]

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Fringe at Adelaide Railway Station | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Fringe at Adelaide Railway Station
Adelaide Railway Station Precinct takes centre stage this Fringe with pop up performances as you step off your train into the heart of the action.
Catch a train this Fringe to expect the unexpected, sit back and enjoy the freedom to relax and immerse yourself, be entertained by chance encounters with an […]

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Australia Day ‘Long’ Weekend at Barossa Valley Chocolate Company | 23-26 Jan 2021

[ January 23, 2021 to January 26, 2021. ]
Australia Day ‘Long’ Weekend in Tanunda
Barossa Valley Chocolate Company supports Adelaide Koala Rescue this Australia Day. 
Barossa Valley Chocolate Company will support the Adelaide Koala Rescue this Australia Day weekend and host a range of fun and chocolatey experiences for visitors. From Saturday 23 to Tuesday 26 of January 2021, they will have a special release […]

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Poolside on Australia Day | Payneham Pool | 26 Jan 2021

[ January 26, 2021; ]
Poolside 2021
Spend this Australia Day poolside at the Payneham Swimming Pool. 
Grab your family and friends and your bathers for a classic Australia Day pool party at the Payneham Memorial Swimming Pool. Suitable for all ages, it’s a fun day out for the whole family.

Enjoy music, games and a sausage sizzle, and race the clock on […]

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Australia Day Family Fun Day | Mount Barker | 26 Jan 2021

[ January 26, 2021; ]
Family Fun Day on Australia Day in Mount Barker
A fantastic day of FREE family entertainment at Auchendarroch House. 
Auchendarroch House and Wallis Cinemas in Mt Barker will host a Family Fun Day on Australia Day, Tuesday 26 January 2021. Families are welcome from 10am, with the day beginning with a Citizenship Ceremony and Awards.  This will […]

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2021 Patritti Brighton Jetty Sculptures | 21-31 Jan 2021

[ January 21, 2021 to January 31, 2021. ]      
2021 Patritti Brighton Jetty Sculptures
Patritti Brighton Jetty Sculptures are back in 2021, under SA Health guidelines, transforming the Esplanade into an outdoor sculpture gallery, complemented by a display of indoor sculptures in marquees on Bindarra Reserve. 
There will be more than 200 wonderful indoor and outdoor sculptures, by South Australian and interstate artists to […]

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Celebrate Australia Day | Campbelltown City Council | 26 Jan 2021

[ January 26, 2021; ]
Celebrate Australia Day
Celebrate Australia Day at a fun community event held by Campbelltown City Council, with children’s entertainment and activities, BBQ and refreshments. Australia Day Ambassador, Mem Fox, will be in attendance and there will be live music and roving entertainers. The Council Australia Day Awards will also be announced.
COVID-Safe Check-in required to attend the […]

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Lunar New Year Street Party Adelaide | Moonta & Gouger St | 20 Feb 2021

[ February 20, 2021; 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]

Celebrate Lunar New Year – Street Party in Gouger Street Adelaide

The Lunar New Year Street Party is an annual community event held at the Chinatown Adelaide Precinct. The street party features many exhibitors and entertainers from a wide variety of Asian cultural groups all coming together to showcase their traditions through art and flavours.
Multicultural talents […]

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Somerton Squash Centre FREE Open Day | 17 Jan 2021

[ January 17, 2021; ]
Somerton Squash Centre Open Day – Kids Come and Try Free
On Sunday 17 January 2021 Somerton Squash Centre will hold an Open Day with the aim of getting kids involved with a free “come and try”.
Activities will be provided with free racket and court hire along with a sausage sizzle, cupcakes and juice boxes. There […]

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The 2021 Inclusive Art Show | Jump In Support Options | 28 Mar 2021

[ March 28, 2021; ]
The 2021 Inclusive Art show and competition
The 2021 Adelaide Art Show is an inclusive art competition that encourages people to produce meaningful pieces of art. At the end of the competition, a community art show is run. All of the brilliant entries that South Australians have created will be showcased plus prizes, entertainment, raffles, food/drink […]

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Australia Day in Adelaide | Events Program | 21-26 Jan 2021

[ January 21, 2021 to January 26, 2021. ]
Australia Day 2021
We are all part of the story..
This is the Story of Australia – the story of an extraordinary nation. The Story begins 60,000 years ago. New chapters are written every day. On Australia Day, we reflect on our history, its highs and its lows. We respect the stories of others. And we celebrate […]

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Holden Heroes: A Retrospective 1948 to 2017 | National Motor Museum | Until Dec 2021

Holden Heroes: A Retrospective 1948 to 2017 Exhibition
The History Trust of South Australia’s National Motor Museum is proud to present some of Holden’s finest and most important machines, never before seen under one roof. 
Holden Heroes: A Retrospective 1948 to 2017 is a showcase of 18 of the most special vehicles from Holden’s Heritage Collection on display at […]

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SPLASH Family Festival | Murray Bridge | NYE 2020 & Jan 2021

[ December 31, 2020; January 1, 2021 to January 26, 2021. ]
SPLASH Family Festival at Murray Bridge 
The SPLASH Family Festival returns to Sturt Reserve for its third year with a jam-packed program of activities by day and by night in Murray Bridge.
A family friendly New Year’s Eve event will kick start the festivities on the Sturt Reserve foreshore on Thursday 31 December 2020.  Fun activities will […]

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Christmas Augmented Reality Animations | The Parade Norwood | 14 – 23 Dec 2020

[ December 14, 2020 to December 23, 2020. ]
Christmas Augmented Reality Animations
Santa and his friends might be isolating at the North Pole this Christmas, but they’ve made a special visit to The Parade, Norwood.
Download the free Arloopa App and visit one or all four of the locations (which are identifiable by large footpath decals). Then, access the ‘Scanner’ feature in the app and […]

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Free Outdoor Movie Night – Elf | Glenunga Reserve | 22 Dec 2020

[ December 22, 2020; ]
FREE Outdoor Movie Night – Elf 
Take the whole family to Glenunga Reserve on 22 December for a very special (and FREE) outdoor movie showing of Elf.
Roll out the picnic rug and take your whole family along to Glenunga Reserve to watch the Christmas favourite, Elf. Pull out the picnic blankets from 8pm (movie will start […]

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Christmas Carols & Family Fair | Glen Osmond | 24 Dec 2020

[ December 24, 2020; ]
Christmas Carols & Family Fair
Get into the Christmas spirit with an evening of carols, free family activities and celebration hosted by Hosted by Glen Osmond Baptist Church.
From 5pm on Christmas Eve, it will be a kids paradise with a petting zoo, face painting and a treasure hunt. There will also bee a sausage sizzle and […]

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