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National Families Week | Adelaide Events | 15-21 May 2022

[ May 15, 2022 to May 21, 2022. ]
National Families Week 2022
Each year, over a hundred thousand people and hundreds of organisations celebrate National Families Week (15-21 May) – Australia’s annual celebration of families.
The aim of National Families Week is to celebrate the vital role that families play in Australian society. National Families Week is a time to celebrate with your family, make […]

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Oz Comic-Con Homegrown | Adelaide Showground | 21 & 22 May 2022

[ May 21, 2022 to May 22, 2022. ]
Oz Comic-Con Homegrown Adelaide 2022
Oz Comic-Con is thrilled to announce their return to South Australia, welcoming Adelaidian pop culture fans with arms wide open for their first Adelaide-based event since 2017.
Oz Comic-Con’s Homegrown format will feature a plethora of local guests and state-based content alongside a showfloor bursting with exciting opportunities. The event is also excited […]

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Pop-Up Storytime at Beaumont House | 12 May 2022

[ May 12, 2022; ]
Pop-Up Storytime at Beaumont House
A very special pop-up storytime hosted by Burnside Library.
Held in the gardens of beautiful Beaumont House, they will share stories of gardens and growing food, reimagining what life would have been like for the people who lived and worked in this historic house and garden.

This event is being held as part […]

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SA Medieval Fair | Paracombe | 7 & 8 May 2022

[ May 7, 2022 to May 8, 2022. ]
SA Medieval Fair at Paracombe
Experience a world of medieval fun and excitement at Paracombe with medieval displays, demonstrations, markets, food and entertainment. There will be jousting, archery, roving jesters, stilt walkers, food, drink, markets and more at this family friendly event.


SA Viking longship group will debut their new 10 meter Viking longship hand crafted […]

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Reconciliation In The Park | Adelaide | 3 Jun 2022

[ June 3, 2022; ]
Reconciliation In The Park 2022
Reconciliation SA is delighted to present a major, outdoor, free community event during National Reconciliation Week.
Nguyanguya muri wamangka (Reconciliation In The Park) will see performances by Baker Boy, J-MILLA, Tilly Tjala Thomas, Deadly Nannas & SVLLO, plus live art, activities, marketplace and more.  The event will be held at Pinky Flat/Tarntanya […]

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Fork in the Port | Hart’s Mill | Port Adelaide | 14 May 2022

[ May 14, 2022; ]
Fork In The Port
Join Fork On The Road at Harts Mill in Port Adelaide on Saturday 14 May for a chilled Saturday arvo of food trucks, local beveraginos, live music and entertainment for the kids.
You’ll be spoilt for choice with twelve of your favourite food trucks serving up delicious meals, drinks, desserts and snacks. Local legends […]

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Impulse | Illuminate Adelaide | 15 -31 Jul 2022

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Impulse – Illuminate Adelaide 2022
City Lights North Precinct Highlight
A glowing series of 15 giant seesaws, Impulse is one of the only City Lights works that must be ridden to come alive during Illuminate Adelaide this Winter.  

With the light and sound of Impulse changing when in motion – […]

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National Reconciliation Week | 27 May – 3 Jun 2022

[ May 27, 2022 to June 3, 2022. ]  
National Reconciliation Week 2022
National Reconciliation Week (NRW) is a time for all Australians to learn about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements, and to explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia.
The dates for NRW remain the same each year – 27 May to 3 June.

These dates commemorate two significant milestones […]

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Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower | How to See it in Adelaide | 6 & 7 May 2022

[ May 6, 2022 to May 8, 2022. ]
Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower
In 2022, the Eta Aquarids will peak on the night between 6–7 May.
The annual Eta Aquariid meteor shower will hopefully be visible on Saturday and Sunday morning if there are clear skies. While the weekend marks the peak of the shower, it may also be visible on the days previous and following, […]

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Pick Your Own Apples | Mahnew Orchard | 7 May 2022

[ May 7, 2022; ]
Pick Your Own Apples at Mahnew Orchard
Grab the kids and head to Lenswood to pick fresh Pink Lady apples straight from the trees at Mahnew Orchard.
Mahnew Orchard are opening for one final day this year so families can pick their own Pink Lady Apples on Saturday 7 May 2022.

Entry includes one of their picking bags and of […]

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Mega Toy Fair | Adelaide Showground | 4-5 Jun 2022

[ June 4, 2022 to June 5, 2022. ]
Mega Toy Fair 2022
Australia’s Largest Premier Old Toy Models Collector Fair returns to Adelaide for its 28th year.
The Mega Toy Fair is held at the Adelaide Showground ever year for one weekend at the beginning of June.  This year the dates are the weekend before the June long weekend.

Find the fair in the Goyder Pavilion on both […]

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Night Lights & Lantern Fete | Moonta | 28 May 2022

[ May 28, 2022; ]
Night Lights & Lantern Fete
The Night Lights & Lantern Fete is set to be held at Moonta Mines Museum on Saturday 28 May 2022. 
The free event will include food vans and old fashioned games. As part of the fete, the Moonta Mines Museum will be lit up and the local school children will present the […]

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Adelaide Gaol History Day | Thebarton | 15 May 2022

[ May 15, 2022; ]
Your chance to see Adelaide Gaol’s brand new Story Cells!
New exhibitions, untold stories, never-before-seen artefacts, markets and your chance to own a limited-edition hand engraved rooftop slate from the original 1841 build – you’ll find it all at Adelaide Gaol this History Day.
You might have glimpsed the imposing walls of the historic Adelaide Gaol from […]

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Adelaide Multicultural Eid Festival | Adelaide Showground | 14-15 May 2022

[ May 14, 2022 to May 15, 2022. ]
Adelaide EID Festival 2022
The Eid Festival is South Australia’s largest Eid celebration.
Eid al-Fitr is an official holiday celebrated within Islam and marks the end of Ramadan. The Adelaide Multicultural EID Festival is a chance for all to experience many cultures, food and family fun. There will be a range of rides, entertainment, market stalls, showbags […]

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Rugby Championship | Wallabies & Wallaroos | Adelaide Oval | 27 Aug 2022

[ August 27, 2022; ]
Australian National Rugby Union Games at Adelaide Oval
For the first time in 20 years, Adelaide Oval will host the Wallabies as both Australian national rugby union teams take on New Zealand and South Africa.
The Wallabies will play Rugby World Cup Champions South Africa in the second match of a historic doubleheader at Adelaide Oval, their […]

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Disney On Ice presents Into The Magic | Adelaide | 10-13 Jun 2022

[ June 10, 2022 to June 13, 2022. ]
Disney On Ice presents Into The Magic at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre
Discover why no dream is too big at Disney On Ice when your favourite Disney stories come to life through world-class ice skating.
Disney On Ice returns after 3 years to present Into the Magic at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre on the June long weekend.  Seek […]

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Birdwood Farm Day | National Motor Museum | 22 May 2022

[ May 22, 2022; ]
Birdwood Farm Day 2022
New venue – same great day!  While you would normally be finding them in the forest, this year, Farm Day is being brought to Birdwood.
Birdwood Farm Day presents the usual great line-up of family entertainment, array of exhibits and stalls, furry friends and laid back country hospitality on the beautiful lawns of […]

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Glow in the Dark Ghost Mushrooms | Mount Gambier | May & June

[ May 1, 2022 to June 30, 2022. ]
Ghost Mushroom Lane in Mount Gambier
Ghost Mushroom Lane is a seasonal forest tourism experience proudly presented during May and June each year.
The Ghost Mushroom Lane visitor site is located within a known mushroom breeding ground, among commercial pine forest near Glencoe, just 16km from Mount Gambier in South Australia. It is open in May and June, […]

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Market Mums’ Day | Adelaide Farmers’ Market | 8 May 2022

[ May 8, 2022; ]  
Celebrate Market Mums’ Day together at the Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market
Plus Shop to Win 1 of 5 Farmers Market Mother’s Day Hampers on the Day
Spend Mothers’ Day together on Sunday 8th May as they celebrate “Market Mums’ Day” at the Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market. Take your Mum, Grandmother, Stepmother, or anyone who is like a […]

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Royal Adelaide Show | Adelaide Showground | 3-11 Sep 2022

[ September 3, 2022 to September 11, 2022. ]
Royal Adelaide Show 2022
South Australia’s longest running event, the Royal Adelaide Show, will be back in 2022 from 3-11 September.
After having to cancel the Show in 2020 and 2021, the much loved Royal Adelaide Show will be back in September showcasing the very best of South Australia – experience the animals, rides, food, entertainment and […]

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Doggy Day on the Green | Semaphore Park | 1 May 2022

[ May 1, 2022; ]
Doggy Day on the Green at Semaphore Park
Grab your furry friend and join the fun at Point Malcolm Reserve for Doggy Day on the Green
A joint venture between City Of Charles Sturt and the City of Port Adelaide Enfield, grab your favourite furry friend and join them for a day of workshops, tips and demonstrations […]

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Night at the Museum Sleepover | South Australian Museum | 29 April 2022

[ April 29, 2022 to April 30, 2022. ]
Night at the Museum Sleepover at the South Australian Museum
If you’ve ever wondered what goes on in the Museum at night, now’s your chance to find out!  For the first time this special school holiday event is open to both Museum members AND non-members. 
Have you ever wondered what happens in the Museum at night? Well, […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas & Fun Family Activities | 8 May 2022

[ May 8, 2022; ]
Mother’s Day – Sunday 8 May 2022
Mother’s Day gift ideas and family-friendly activities to show Mum how much you care.
Mums work really hard, lose a lot of sleep and we think Mums everywhere are special and deserve some extra love and attention on Mother’s Day to show how much they are loved and appreciated.

If you […]

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Mother’s Day Classic | Adelaide | 8 May 2022

[ May 8, 2022; ]
Mother’s Day Classic 2022
Walk or run on Sunday 8th May at up to 70 locations across Australia.  Every step helps us get one step closer to a world without breast cancer.
The Mother’s Day Classic is an annual fun run and walk raising funds and awareness for breast cancer research. Their aim is to deliver a […]

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Ended: WIN Tickets to Paw Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure

[ April 30, 2022; ]
WIN Tickets to Paw Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure
X barks the spot when PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure” Presented by Paramount+ tours Australia in 2022!
Based on the hit animated TV series produced by Spin Master Entertainment, PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure” Presented by Paramount+ sets sail in April-May 2022 for […]

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Base Camp Winter Village | Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga | Illuminate Adelaide | 1-31 Jul 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Family Friendly Winter Village – Illuminate Adelaide’s Base Camp
Get your skates ready, your new winter adventure awaits at Base Camp – Illuminate Adelaide’s latest pop-up attraction right in the heart of the city!
Nestled at Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga, Base Camp is your Illuminate Adelaide winter village with a twist – purpose-built to gather your crew, raise a […]

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Gorillaz | Adelaide Entertainment Centre | 28 Jul 2022

[ July 28, 2022; ]
Gorillaz – The biggest music event storming Adelaide this year!
Last chance to catch the groundbreaking entourage on their Australian tour in one of the biggest music events to hit Adelaide in 2022.
Presented by: Secret Sounds & Illuminate Adelaide
Way back when at the turn of the millennium, Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett smashed art, music and technology […]

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Ouchhh Studio | Wisdom of AI Light | Illuminate Adelaide | from 16 Jul 2022

[ July 16, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Lose yourself in an AI driven multisensory experience, Illuminate Adelaide’s headline event for 2022.
A digital renaissance is coming, and it’s putting the art in artificial intelligence.
Illuminate Adelaide’s latest Luminary Artist In Residence is Ouchhh Studio.  This mind-melting AI-driven rollercoster draws in billions of pieces of data – from the brushstrokes of Leonardo Da Vinci to the […]

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New Light | Illuminate Adelaide | Adelaide Festival Centre | 1-31 Jul 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ] [caption id="attachment_162282" align="alignnone" width="630"] New Light, 2022, Ryan Andrew Lee, Buried.[/caption]
New Light 2022
Free to view at the Adelaide Festival Centre, New Light 2022 will showcase experimental and diverse moving image works by First Nations artists.
Through a national call out, New Light will feature commissioned work that explores compelling and complex concepts, with commissioned artworks to be […]

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City Lights | Free Light Trail | Illuminate Adelaide | 15-31 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
City Lights – Illuminate Adelaide FREE Family Friendly Event
When the sun goes down, the city of Adelaide glows.
Illuminate Adelaide’s free, city-wide centrepiece returns with a new series of immersive installations, artworks and large-scale activations set to turn Adelaide’s most iconic streetscapes into a night-time playground of colour and sound.

Embrace the cold and explore the city, but not […]

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Light Creatures at Adelaide Zoo | Illuminate Adelaide | 7-31 Jul 2022

[ July 7, 2022 to July 10, 2022. July 14, 2022 to July 17, 2022. July 21, 2022 to July 24, 2022. July 28, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Light Creatures – Illuminating the wild at Adelaide Zoo
After a sold out 2021 season, Light Creatures is back this July and even wilder than ever!
Go behind the gates of Adelaide Zoo after dark!  An evolving celebration of conservation, explore the historic precinct to encounter new up close and immersive experiences from lanterns, to interactive performance and […]

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Light Cycles | Illuminate Adelaide | Adelaide Botanic Garden | 7-31 Jul 2022

[ July 7, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Light Cycles at Adelaide Botanic Garden 
Back by popular demand, Light Cycles is returning to Adelaide Botanic Garden this July!
The Garden’s lush greenery will once again be transformed into an after-dark wonderland at this breath-taking Illuminate Adelaide event, where guests will be immersed in an experience that connects them to the natural world like never before.

After […]

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Illuminate Adelaide | Winter Light Festival | 1-31 Jul 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Illuminate Adelaide Family Friendly Program Highlights
Illuminate Adelaide 2022 is set to be bigger, wilder, louder and brighter. So, get ready to shake off the winter blues and rekindle your sense of wonder. 
Illuminate Adelaide was launched as a world class event in 2021 with a distinctively South Australian influence. This festival of light is a concept that […]

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Family Fun Day & Keith Stephenson Park Play Space Engagement | Mt Barker | 22 Apr 2022

[ April 22, 2022; ]
Family Fun Day & Keith Stephenson Park Play Space Engagement
Mount Barker District Council will host a Family Fun Day on Friday 22 April at Keith Stephenson Park.
This aims to be a day for families to experience and enjoy special moments together. There will be lots of fun activities such as a BBQ, face painting, dot […]

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Collective Markets at Civic Park | Modbury | 7 May 2022

[ May 7, 2022; ]
Collective Markets at Civic Park
The Collective Markets at Civic Park introduces many small businesses and local makers in one massive outdoor event.
This is a great way to find a last minute Mothers’ Day gift. Items for sale will range from home decor, clothing, jewellery, candles, crystals and more. There also will be live music, free […]

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National Walk Safely to School Day | 20 May 2022

[ May 20, 2022; ]
National Walk Safely to School Day 2022
On Walk Safely to School Day, primary school aged children are encouraged to walk with their parents or caregiver to school. This encourages healthy habits as well as teaching vital road safety skills.
Primary school aged children across Australia will make those important steps towards a healthier future by participating […]

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Barossa History Fair | Angaston | 1 May 2022

[ May 1, 2022; ]
Barossa History Fair 2022
Enjoy a day at the Barossa History Fair, held in the Angaston Town Hall during South Australia’s History Festival.
Discover and celebrate the unique history and cultural heritage of the Barossa region on Sunday 1 May.  Enjoy activities for the whole family – attend a Welcome to Country, browse heritage displays and demonstrations […]

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Stranger Things Season 4 | On Netflix 27 May 2022

[ May 27, 2022; ]
Stranger Things Season 4
The greatly awaited next season in the popular Netflix TV show, Stranger Things has announced its release date and first trailer.
Creators Matt and Ross Duffer have announced that Season 4 will be the “beginning of the end” with the next season (Season 5) set to be the final season. 

Stranger Things Synopsis:

When a […]

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Moro Spanish Film Festival | Palace Nova Eastend Cinema | 27 Apr – 18 May 2022

[ April 27, 2022 to May 18, 2022. ]
Moro Spanish Film Festival – Adelaide 2022
The Moro Spanish Film Festival presented by Palace returns with a curated selection of films from Spain, Latin America and beyond.
The festival will take place at the Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas this 27 April to 18 May 2022. A curated selection of 34 films will be showing this year […]

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Dolls, Bears, Toys Exhibition

Dolls, Bears, Toys & Collectibles Exhibition | Fullarton | 22 May 2022

[ May 22, 2022; ]
Dolls, Bears, Toys & Collectables Exhibition 2022
The Australian Plangon (Antique & Modern Doll Collectors) Club Inc. presents antique, vintage and modern dolls from members’ collections displayed in a variety of settings, as well as vintage and modern teddy bears, toys, collectables and memorabilia from the past.
In a spectacular new dynamic exhibit designed for children called […]

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