AFL Adelaide Crows & Port Power Games | Adelaide Oval | 2018 Season

AFL 2018 Season | South Australian Home Games

It’s 2018 Footy Fever Season – find out when your favourite South Australian footy team is playing at the Adelaide Oval.

The AFL is back again at Adelaide Oval with the Crows and the Power fighting to get to the top this year. With the Crows playing in the Grand Final last year only to lose to Premiership winners, Richmond, they are working hard to get there again and this time, take away the flag. Meanwhile, the Power are working hard to get even further into the finals after a disappointing end to their season with a two point loss to West Coast in the Quarter Final last year.

After the 2014 $575 million redevelopment, Adelaide Oval boasts a 53,500 capacity. Fans enjoy the huge and vibrant atmosphere of the oval as they get to watch their favourite teams battle for the Premiership.

The showdowns, when both Adelaide teams face-off against each other, are traditionally the venues biggest day each season.

Adelaide Crows | 2018 Home Games

ROUND 2 | Adelaide v Richmond | Thursday 29 March 2018 | 7:20pm

ROUND 4 | Adelaide v Collingwood | Friday 13 April 2018 | 7:20pm

ROUND 6 | Adelaide v Gold Coast Suns | Saturday 28 April 2018 | 7:10pm

ROUND 7 | Adelaide v Carlton | Saturday 5 May 2018 | 7:10pm

ROUND 9 | Adelaide v Western Bulldogs | Friday 18 May 2018 | 7:20pm

ROUND 11 | Adelaide v GWS | Sunday 3 June 2018 | 4:10pm

ROUND 15 | Adelaide v West Coast Eagles | Saturday 30 June 2018 | 4:05pm

ROUND 17 | Adelaide v Geelong | Thursday 12 July 2018 | 7:20pm

ROUND 19 | Adelaide v Melbourne | Saturday 28 July 2o18 | 7:10pm

ROUND 20 | Adelaide v Port Adelaide (SHOWDOWN) | Saturday 4 August 2018 | 4:05pm

ROUND 22 | Adelaide v North Melbourne | Sunday 19 August 2018 | 4:10pm

Visit the Adelaide Crows website HERE.

Port Adelaide Power | 2018 Home Games

ROUND 1 | Port Adelaide v Fremantle | Saturday 24 March 2018  | 4:05pm

ROUND 3 | Port Adelaide v Brisbane Lions | Saturday 7 April 2018 | 1:15pm

ROUND 5 | Port Adelaide v Geelong | Saturday 21 April 2018 | 7:10pm

ROUND 8 | Port Adelaide v Adelaide (SHOWDOWN) | Saturday 12 May 2018 | 4:40pm

ROUND 12 | Port Adelaide v Richmond | Friday 8 June 2018 | 7:20pm

ROUND 13 | Port Adelaide v Western Bulldogs | Thursday 14 June 2018 | 7:20pm

ROUND 14 | Port Adelaide v Melbourne | Friday 22 June 2018 | 7:20pm

ROUND 16 | Port Adelaide v St Kilda | Saturday 7 July 2018 | 4:05pm

ROUND 18 | Port Adelaide v GWS | Sunday 22 July 2018 | 4:10pm

ROUND 21 | Port Adelaide v West Coast Eagles | Saturday 11 August 2018 | 4:05pm

Visit the Port Power website HERE.

Sunday Funday:

In 2018, Sunday Funday returns with a bang in 2018 where kids General Admission will once again be free on Sundays. Children under 15 years can experience live some of the most exciting AFL games this season for FREE when accompanied by an adult or guardian. Sunday Funday encourages families and young fans to connect with the game. Kids can watch their heroes from the sidelines and cheer their team loud and proud.

With plenty of pre and post-game activities for everyone to enjoy, including the Woolworths Playground and Macca’s Kick 2 Kick after the final siren, there has never been a better time for families to head to the footy and watch your team battle it out in season 2018.

Adelaide Oval plays host to three Sunday Funday games, including potential finals matchups Adelaide v GWS (Round 11) and Port Adelaide v GWS (Round 18).

Sunday Funday Dates & Times:

Round 11 – Adelaide v GWS | Sunday 3 June 2018 3pm – 8pm
Round 18 – Port Adelaide v GWS | Sunday 22 July 2018 3pm – 8pm
Round 22 – Adelaide v North Melbourne | Sunday 19 August 2018 3pm – 8pm

Click here for more information on Sunday Funday


Tickets for matches can be purchased through Ticketek.

Getting to Adelaide Oval:

Festival Plaza Redevelopment

The Adelaide Festival Plaza redevelopment will see the upgrade of public spaces in the areas surrounding the Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide Railway Station, Adelaide Casino, Parliament House, Old Parliament House and Station Road.

As part of the construction, access to Adelaide Oval via the Riverbank Footbridge has been restricted since 6 December 2016. When attending major events at Adelaide Oval it is recommended that you use King William Road to avoid congestion on the Riverbank Footbridge during the construction phase.

Public Transport

Your ticket to any AFL game at Adelaide Oval is also your ticket to FREE travel on MAC Footy Express bus, train and tram services as well as all regular Adelaide Metro buses, trains and trams. Visit the Adelaide Metro website here for details.


Within the Adelaide CBD there are numerous car parking options. The closest UPark to Adelaide Oval is UPark at Topham Mall. For full details on all Upark locations and options, please visit UPark or prebook a parking space with UBook@UPark.


Taxi ranks are located on the western side of King William Road; the southern side of Pennington Tce and the eastern side of Montefiore Rd.


Bike racks are located outside the North, South and East gates of Adelaide Oval.

Card Only at Adelaide Oval:

Adelaide Oval food and beverage outlets now accept payment by card only. This assists with speed of service and also reflects the strong consumer trend towards increased use of ‘tap and go’ payment facilities. All credit, debit and EFTPOS cards are accepted and all are exempt of surcharges. Patrons attending Adelaide Oval with cash only will be able to exchange it for a complimentary ‘Cash Card’ via Card Exchange booths located around the stadium. Any un-used ‘Cash Card’ credit can be used at future events or redeemed in full at any time.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Adelaide Oval website.

What Adelaide Crows & Port Power Home Games

When:  2018 Season (See dates & times above)

Where Adelaide Oval | War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide

Who: Footy Fans

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

Image Source: Adelaide Oval website and Facebook page


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