[ December 1, 2017 to January 28, 2018. ]
Urban Beach Adelaide
There’s a new kid on the Adelaide Riverbank; Urban Beach is taking over the shores of Pinky Flat with a sandy oasis this summer.
Enjoy a taste of sumptuous summer food, splash about in the kids’ water play area, or pull up a beach chair and kick back with a good book. Don’t forget […]
[ December 1, 2017 to January 28, 2018. ]
[ December 3, 2017 to December 31, 2017. ]
Christmas in the City
Discover some of the fantastic Christmas events and community activities happening around the City of Adelaide this holiday season. There are Carols and other musical performances, markets, Christmas Fun in Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga, Christmas lights and more.
Adelaide Town Hall Christmas Projection Display
Adelaide Town Hall will once again be glistening again with a stunning […]
[ November 17, 2017 to December 24, 2017. ]
Rundle Mall Christmas Decorations
Rundle Mall, as they do each year, will be displaying a range of Christmas decorations including Forest of Trees, the Christmas Letters and Giant Presents. These decorations make for great photos with the whole family and add a bit of Christmas spirit to Rundle Mall while you’re Christmas shopping!
Forest of Trees
Be visually […]
[ November 18, 2017; ]
Adelaide Town Hall Illumination
See the Adelaide Town Hall light up this festive season, with a magical Christmas and New Year’s projection display. Bring the kids and marvel at the numerous animations on display every night.
CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT ABOUT CHRISTMAS IN THE CITY EVENTS
For more information and all enquiries please visit the City of Adelaide […]
[ December 15, 2017 to December 24, 2017. ]
Christmas Fun in the Square | Christmas in the City of Adelaide
This year, Christmas in the City will be more magical than ever! Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga will be transformed into a festive fairyland filled with activities to keep the whole family smiling.
Free to enter and open daily from 15 – 24 December (11am to 8pm), Christmas Fun […]
[ December 1, 2017; 6:00 pm; ]
Lighting of the Christmas Tree in Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga
The whole family will enjoy the lighting of the Christmas Tree in Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga on Friday 1 December at 8.15pm. This year the tree will be sure to surprise with brand new magical display features. This FREE family friendly event will also feature entertainment from 6pm-9pm.
Adelady will be […]
Adelaide Himeji Garden on South Terrace
The Adelaide Himeji Garden is a little hidden oasis on the South side of the city. The Garden represents an important example of contemporary Japanese garden design and is meticulously maintained and beautifully presented.
Established in 1985 in celebration of Adelaide’s sister city partnership with the ancient city of Himeji in […]
Colours of Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Musee D’Orsay | Art Gallery of SA | 29 Mar – 29 Jul 2018
[ March 29, 2018 11:00 pm to July 29, 2018 11:00 pm. ]
COLOURS OF IMPRESSIONISM: MASTERPIECES FROM THE MUSÉE D’ORSAY
More than 65 Impressionist masterpieces from the renowned collection of the Musée d’Orsay in Paris will feature in a major exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia in 2018.
Colours of Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay charts the revolution of colour that lies at the very heart of […]
Experience BBQ Buoys with family and friends along the River Torrens
BBQ Buoys is a BBQ + boating + party + fun experience company, making the most of our Aussie lifestyle. Here in the city of Adelaide you can rent a donut-shaped boat with a BBQ on board where you can grill your own lunch, or […]
Adelaide Riverbank and Festival Plaza Creative Trail
The Adelaide Riverbank Precinct stretches from Gilberton through Bonython park and Bowden in the north west and is home to some of Adelaide’s most iconic buildings and recreational spaces. Adelaide is such a compact city, so you can easily wander the length of North Terrace and visit quite a […]
[ May 12, 2017; ]
Kangaroo Island Mother’s Day Pop Up Event at the Adelaide Central Market
Fresh from Tasting Australia and just in time for Mothers’ Day, the Adelaide Central Market’s Kangaroo Island stall will host a special pop-up event on Friday 12 May 2017.
Visitors to the Kangaroo Island stall will be treated to free tastings between 11am & 2pm […]
[ December 2, 2017 to December 6, 2017. ]
See history in the making at the first ever Ashes Day/Night Test at Adelaide Oval
The Ashes, one of the world’s greatest sporting contests, returns to Australia for the first time in four years, with Adelaide Oval set to host the second match in the highly anticipated series and the first ever day-night Ashes Test.
The fierce […]
[ May 7, 2017; June 4, 2017; July 2, 2017; August 6, 2017; September 3, 2017; October 1, 2017; November 5, 2017; December 3, 2017; ]
START at the Gallery
START at the Gallery offers an exciting introduction to visual art for children and families. Held on the first Sunday of every month, START is free and includes art activities, tours, live performance and entertainment. START is recommended for children aged 3-12 years and parent/carer supervision is required. No bookings are necessary.
[ May 7, 2017; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
The SA Police Historical Society will hold its annual Open Day at the Thebarton Police Barracks on Sunday, 7 May 2017.
During May’s History Month the South Australian Police Historical Society will celebrate 100 years with their biggest open day ever. The Barracks, which have played an integral role in SAPOL’s history, officially opened on 1 March […]
[ May 1, 2017 to May 31, 2017. ]
South Australia’s History Festival is happening again in 2017!
The History Festival is all about South Australian history. From 1 to 31 May, thousands of people will explore our history through events which range from walks to websites, talks to tours, and exhibitions to special events. Have you ever wanted to see inside Glenside Hospital’s infamous […]
[ April 29, 2017 to April 30, 2017. August 5, 2017 to August 6, 2017. November 11, 2017 to November 12, 2017. ]
A new kind of market experience in Adelaide
Gathered is a new kind of market experience in Adelaide featuring handpicked South Australian vendors, workshops, food, drinks, live entertainment and much more. Held in the city’s heritage Queen’s Theatre, you’ll find goodies such as a great range of clothing, toys and more for your little ones, delicious […]
[ April 25, 2017; ]
ANZAC Day is held annually on April 25 and includes commemorations right across Australia.
The largest gathering in South Australia is in the city of Adelaide where a number of activities are planned throughout the day.
ANZAC Day 2017 includes the following:
Youth Vigil (ANZAC Day Eve – click here for information)
ANZAC Day March
[ April 8, 2017 to April 9, 2017. ]
Heirloom Weekend at the Diggers’ Club, Adelaide Botanic Garden
Join The Diggers team and the Adelaide Botanic Gardens staff at their Heirloom Weekend, celebrating heirloom vegetables, plants, seeds and produce, botanical art display and children’s activities and games.
Join in free workshops led by experts, see fabulous heirloom vegetable displays as well as old variety chickens and bees, baked […]
[ April 16, 2017 to April 29, 2017. ]
Adelaide Oval Tours
Round up the kids and get ready for an unforgettable journey behind the scenes on an Adelaide Oval Tour. Together you’ll discover hidden secrets, relive celebrated moments and witness the unique integration of the Oval’s iconic features blended seamlessly with world-class facilities.
The kids will love following in the footsteps of their sporting heroes […]
Easter School Holidays at Adelaide Central Market | Big Market Adventures for Little Foodies | Apr 2017
[ April 18, 2017; April 20, 2017; April 21, 2017; April 25, 2017; April 27, 2017; April 28, 2017; ]
Easter School Holidays at Adelaide Central Market
Adelaide Central Market – Big Market Adventures for Little Foodies
Big Market Adventures for Little Foodies is back at the Market these school holidays! All activities are free or low cost and include the ever popular Market Trail at just $8 (plus booking fee), Little Market Chefs at just $18 […]
[ May 6, 2017; May 13, 2017; May 27, 2017; June 1, 2017; June 9, 2017; June 17, 2017; June 22, 2017; July 1, 2017; July 7, 2017; July 15, 2017; July 21, 2017; July 29, 2017; August 6, 2017; August 13, 2017; August 18, 2017; ]
It’s 2017 Footy Fever Season – find out when your favourite South Australian footy team is playing at the Adelaide Oval.
A $575 million redevelopment has returned Australian Rules Football to the city and increased the stadium’s capacity to 54,500. Adelaide Oval is now home to both Adelaide Crows and Port Adelaide, and is a key […]
[ April 30, 2017; 2:00 pm; May 7, 2017; 2:00 pm; ]
Tasting Australia 2017 will showcase a selection of the country’s premium produce and world-class talent over eight days of inimitable food and beverage experiences.
From April 30 to May 7, food and wine lovers can immerse themselves in events in and around Adelaide. The festival offers an incredible line-up of local heroes, Australian chefs, and […]
[ March 25, 2017; ]
Sauce Day is an Italian tradition where families get together to make, bottle and preserve tomato sauce to stock up to use for the rest of the year.
To honour this tradition, the Adelaide Central Market are holding their very own Sauce Day at the Market on Saturday 25 March 2017! Celebrate the versatility and abundance […]
Kids’ Weekend at Adelaide Writers’ Week | Review | 9 March 2017
I took the children to Kids’ Weekend at the Adelaide Writers’ Week on Sunday and they had a blast. There was plenty to see and do and it’s such a great location with all those lovely shady trees, bunting strung up everywhere and books […]
[ June 10, 2017; 10:00 am; ]
Happy Town – Families
ASO Festival of Learning & Participation Concert
Narrated by the charismatic Paul Rissmann, hear the story of Chutney the Chimpanzee as he transforms the town of Drabsville into a town of colour and joy.
Based on the book by Giles Andreae, The Chimpanzees of Happy Town will be brought to life by the Adelaide […]