Santa’s Wonderland Christmas Event | Adelaide Showground | 7- 24 Dec 2018


Experience the magic of Christmas this December 2018, at the Adelaide Showground. On from Friday 7 December to Monday 24 December 2018.

CLICK HERE TO READ our Play & Go Review of the 2018 event 


Santa’s Wonderland comes alive at the Adelaide Showground with an extravagant range of amazing amusement rides, spectacular Christmas stage shows, magnificent Ice skating rink and tobogganing slides and the Christmas Activity trail. Get those pointy Christmas shoes tapping with merry excitement. Laugh, sing, dance and selfie your way through this truly magical walk through wonderland with your family and friends by securing your spot now.

Also read our 2017 Play & Go Review Here

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What’s Included In The One Ticket Price?

• Pre show entertainment
• Exciting Red curtain reveal
• Winter Snow Falls

Traditional Family Christmas Land

  • Christmas Story Telling with Mrs Christmas
  • Write a Personal Letter to Santa & Mail It
  • Santa’s Giant Red Sleigh Photo Opportunity (Free Selfie Props)
  • Magic Reindeer Food Stables (Back by Popular Demand)
  • Christmas Colouring in Activity
  • Ride on Reindeer’s Coral with Rudolf (Back by Popular Demand)
  • Christmas Inflatable Jumping Castle Zone
  • Santa’s Wonderland Giant Christmas Tree
  • Relf the Elf, Elf your self selfie station (NEW)
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Ice Wonderland

  • Unlimited Ice Skating (Giant 25m x 14m Rink)
  • Unlimited Ice Toboggan Slides (Back by Popular Demand)
  • Giant Inflatable Snow Dome Selfie Station
  • Ice Wonderland’s Ball Crawl (Back by Popular Demand)
  • Ice Maiden Winter Wonderland White Sleigh Family Photo Stop
  • Giant Ice Lights Christmas Tree
  • Light-up Walk through Christmas Baubles
  • Polar Bears, Penguins & Arctic Foxes
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  • Candyland Inflatable Jumping Castles
  • Personalize a BAUBLE Stop (Back by Popular Demand)
  • Candyland’s Giant CANDYLAND tree
  • Candy Cane and Gingerbread Men Selfie Stop
  • Free Take Home Candy Cane
  • Live Christmas Stage Shows
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Free Rides

  • Dragon Wagon Coaster (Family Ride)
  • Convoy Trucks (Children’s Ride)
  • Samba Balloon Ride (Family Ride) (New)
  • Super Planes (Family Ride)
  • Elephant Train Ride (Family Ride)
  • Christmas Inflatable Jumping Castle Zone (Children’s Activity)
  • Santa Fe Train (Children’s Ride)
  • Ice Wonderland Ball Crawl  (Children’s Activity)
  • Candy Land Bouncy Castles  (Children’s Activity)
  • Ride on Reindeers  (Children’s Ride)
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Live Christmas Stage Shows & Roaming Christmas Characters

Santa’s Wonderland has 3 brand new exclusive live Christmas stage shows for this years event and the following characters to meet and greet:

  • Santa Claus
  • Santa’s #1 Elf “Relf”
  • Mrs Christmas Story Telling
  • Our beautiful Ice Maiden in her White Sleigh
  • Roaming Worker Elves
  • Santarinas
  • Frosty the Snowmen
  • Rudolf the Red Nose Reindeer
  • Gingerbread Men, and
  • Many, many more characters

Santa’s Wonderland Activities Trail

Every child receives a FREE show bag that you build yourself along the Christmas Activity Trail that includes:

  • STOP 01 – Santa’s Sleigh with Free Christmas Selfie Props
  • STOP 02 – Write a Letter to Santa and post in Santa’s Mail Box
  • STOP 03 – Xmas Colouring In with Free DIY Colouring Sheet & Crayons
  • STOP 04 – Bauble Zone with Free personalised Christmas Bauble
  • STOP 05 – Relf the Elf – Elf your self SELFIE stop (NEW)
  • STOP 06 – Magic Reindeer Food Stables to take home for Christmas Eve
  • STOP 07 – Christmas Story Telling with Mrs Christmas
  • STOP 08 – Candy Cane & Gingerbread Man Family Selfie Zone
  • STOP 09 – Ice Wonderland Snow Dome Family Selfie Zone
  • STOP 10 – Ice Wonderland Snow Queen Family Selfie Zone

See Floats from the Credit Union Christmas Pageant

This is your chance to get up close to a number of beautiful floats from the Christmas Pageant.

New Gingerbread House  ♦  New Pageant Express (pictured below)  ♦  Christmas Stocking  ♦  Stardust Castle  ♦  Fergus  ♦  Toby the Toy Truck

Also the Mini floats: Get Well Soon ♦  Snow Man ♦  Ringo  ♦  Candy truck

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This is all included in your ticket price – 3 hours of non stop fun activities.

You can also have your 2018 family Santa photo taken at Santa’s Wonderland. Just book your family photo online with your tickets.

There are no additional costs unless you choose to buy food, have your family’s Santa’s photo’s taken, get your face painted, grab some show bags, Christmas light up wands, reindeer headbands or Santa hats or play family carnival games where you can win awesome prizes from your favourite toys and TV shows.

Use our Special Play & Go Discount Code: PLAY in the promo code area at checkout to save over $40 off the door price for 4 tickets.


For more information and all enquiries please visit the Santa’s Wonderland Facebook Page or their website here.

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What Santa’s Wonderland Christmas Event

When Friday 7 December – Monday 24 December 2018

Where: Adelaide Showground | Goodwood Road, Wayville

Who:  Christmas Loving Families

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.


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