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Lazy Lawn Days at d’Arenberg | Dec 2015 – Feb 2016

[ December 5, 2015 to December 6, 2015. December 19, 2015 to December 20, 2015. December 26, 2015 to December 31, 2015. January 2, 2016 to January 10, 2016. January 23, 2016 to January 24, 2016. February 6, 2016 to February 7, 2016. February 20, 2016 to February 21, 2016. ]
Relax this Summer on d’Arenberg’s lush lawns. Challenge your friends to bocce or croquet, bring a picnic lunch.
Wine available by the glass & bottle.

Happening every second weekend throughout summer. 12-5pm. Kids Korner Sundays 12-2pm.

Dec 2015
Sat 5 – Sun 6
Sat 19 – Sun 20
Sat 26 – Thurs 31

Jan 2016
Closed New Year’s Day
Sat 2 – Sun 10
Sat 23 – Sun […]

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Christmas Lights for Heart Kids | Greenwith | Dec 2015

[ December 2, 2015 to December 24, 2015. ]
Enjoy the lights at the annual Christmas Lights display in Greenwith supporting Heart Kids SA.
Buy a raffle ticket or something from the stall. **All proceeds go to Heart Kids SA .**

Open Wednesday to Sunday | 7:30pm to 10:30pm until Christmas Eve.



For more information and all enquiries please visit the Christmas Lights for Heart Kids […]

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summer school holiday guide 2015

Summer School Holiday Guide | Dec 2015 to Jan 2016

[ December 1, 2015 to January 31, 2016. ]
Summer Holidays in Adelaide!
To make it easier for you to find things for the kids to do during the school holidays the Play & Go team have put together our Holiday Guide featuring some of the most popular, and some not-so-well-known activities on offer. There are venues all over Adelaide that offer vacation care programs, […]

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The Big Wedgie – the Tallest Inflatable Waterslide in the World | Glenelg | 13 Dec 15 to 28 Jan 2016

[ December 13, 2015 to January 28, 2016. ]
This summer there’s a really good reason to get a wedgie…..
Introducing The Big Wedgie, the tallest inflatable waterslide in the world!! It’s coming to Glenelg.
At a whopping 18.2 metres tall and 72 metres long, The Big Wedgie is not for the faint hearted and is definitely a thrill ride.

With a 55 degree drop, you are […]

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Trippo – the World’s Largest Inflatable Slide | Victor Harbor | 19 Dec 15 to 31 Jan 2016

[ December 19, 2015 to January 31, 2016. ]
The Trippo – the world’s largest inflatable waterslide is heading to Victor Harbor for loads of fun and thrills for Summer 2015-2016.
It is 54 metres long and 20 metres wide and stands at over three stories high, giving theme park level entertainment. It includes three slide chute options to give an exhilarating experience for all […]

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MRASA Motorcycle Toy Run | 13 Dec 2015

[ December 13, 2015; 11:00 am; ]
The Motorcycle Riders Association of South Australia (MRASA) is holding their annual Toy Run this year on Sunday 13 December 2015.
The MRA Toy Run has been held for over 30 years and occurs annually on the second Sunday in December. The MRA organises and funds this event with incredible support from volunteers, sponsors and organisations […]

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Shop Barossa Christmas Shopping Day | 5 Dec 2015

[ December 5, 2015; ]

Over forty retailers across the Barossa are joining together in the Shop Barossa Christmas shopping event, inviting locals and visitors to spend their Christmas dollars locally this festive season.
For one day only the participating retailers will be offering a fantastic range of free gifts, discounts, VIP experiences and special offers. Free hand massages in store, […]

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Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries | Dec 2015 & Jan 2016

[ December 23, 2015; December 29, 2015; January 3, 2016; January 10, 2016; January 23, 2016; January 31, 2016; ]
Safe and supervised ‘in water’ experiences of our unique marine life and habitats.
Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries (EMS) is an incorporated, not-for-profit community organisation. The program is based on the highly successful New Zealand program ‘Experiencing Marine Reserves’.  

EMS snorkel leaders are qualified snorkelling instructors and offer guidance, direction and coordination of our snorkel experiences.

EMS provides mask (goggles), […]

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Murray Bridge Christmas Festival | 18 – 20 Dec 2015

[ December 18, 2015 to December 20, 2015. ]
It’s on again over 3 huge nights; Come celebrate Christmas with CFC Church!
Carols and concert followed by an amazing street parade with food stalls, games and activities for the whole family.

New to the festival street party this year is an amazing Jumping Castle for the kids!

Entry is free! The CFC Church hope to see you […]

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Normanville New Years Eve Pageant | 31 Dec 2015

[ December 31, 2015; 7:00 pm; ]
Every New Years Eve the sleepy town of Normanville comes to life.
Brave locals & visitors take to their uniquely designed floats and showcase their talents. The Normanville New Years Eve Pageant is an annual family friendly event.

The pageant consists of a parade of approximately 40 colourful floats leaving Katherine Drive at 7.30pm sharp winding its […]

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Free Outdoor Cinema in Mt Barker | Ghostbusters| 4 Dec 2015

[ December 4, 2015; 8:45 pm; ]

A free Outdoor Cinema is being held by Bluestone Mt Barker in the Laver Street Park.

Head to Mount Barker to watch the new Ghostbusters movie under the stars!

Ghosts invade New York and force a trio of spirit exterminators to save the city in one of the biggest comedies of all time. Starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd […]

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Adelaide Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights Adelaide 2015 | The Best Streets to See Christmas Lights Around Adelaide

[ December 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015. ]
Every year the number of home owners who adorn their properties in sparkling lights seems to grow, making our suburban streets come to life after dusk. It’s a fabulous FREE treat for the children to wander along and admire the efforts some families go to, bringing Christmas cheer to their neighbourhood.

This is one of those […]

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Carols in the Adelaide Town Hall | 20 Dec 2015

[ December 20, 2015; 5:00 pm; ]

Join in the festivities at 5pm or 7.30pm in the iconic Adelaide Town Hall for a great community celebration of Christmas. With all your favourite carols, fine music and the message of Christmas.

Free admission.

Car parking available at UPark Topham Mall on Waymouth Street until midnight.

Presented by Trinity City.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the […]

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Christmas Steps | Free Family Fun| 12 Dec 2015

[ December 12, 2015; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]

Free Christmas story tours every 15 minutes: ‘Christmas Fix’ – step into Adelaide’s first church and into the heart of the Christmas story as you help the characters fix the church in time for Christmas!

Plus jumping castle, Rev It Up Racing, animal farm, face painting, nail art, craft, music, photo booth, food stalls, coffee and […]

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Kids Christmas For Pre-Schoolers & Junior Primary | 24 Dec 2015

[ December 24, 2015; 4:00 pm; ]

Pre-school and junior primary kids are invited to this fun Christmas Eve gathering!

Join Jatz the puppet in finding out why we give presents at Christmas, and discover what the Christmas present is that we so easily forget! There might even be some surprises too…

In addition to the entertaining puppet show, there’ll be fun songs, treats, […]

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The Fairies Christmas Magic Concert | 20 – 23 Dec 2015

[ December 20, 2015 11:00 am to December 23, 2015 11:00 am. ]
The Fairies Christmas Magic Concert
All your children’s Christmases have come at once this year as ever popular, children’s entertainment group, The Fairies are set to fly to a town near you for their national Christmas concert spectacular.

A fun-filled hour of singing, interactive dancing and giggles galore with Harmony, Rhapsody, Barnaby, Elf & Wizzy performing Christmas […]

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The Races SA Family Days | Dec 2015

[ December 6, 2015; December 13, 2015; December 20, 2015; ]
Murray Bridge Christmas Cup | Sunday 6 December
Murray Bridge Racecourse | Gates Open: 11am

With the beautiful warm weather now here, what better reason do you need to head out for a fun, family day out?

The December Family Day action kicks off with the Thomas Food International Christmas Cup at Murray Bridge on Sunday 6 December. This […]

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Civic Park Carols | 13 Dec 2015

[ December 13, 2015; 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]
For the first time the City of Tea Tree Gully is launching the family fun zone at Civic Park Carols!
The family fun zone will be opened with free inflatable fun for all ages, face painting, craft, handball, food and drinks. Pre show starts at 6pm with High Spirits Harmony and the Adelaide Army Band. The main show kicks […]

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Outdoor Playgroup SA | Storybooks and Superheroes | 6 Dec 2015

[ December 6, 2015; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Outdoor Playgroup SA will go back to the site of their biggest playgroup to celebrate the end of the year and a great year of nature play, friendships and fun.
Bring your partners and your picnic and make a day of it! Dress up as your favourite super hero and enjoy a morning in Veale Gardens. There will […]

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Boxing Day Family Races | Morphettville | 26 Dec 2015

[ December 26, 2015; ]
As the name suggests, Boxing Day Family Races is a great day out for the whole family with an afternoon filled with fun things for the kids!
From 11.30am – 4.30pm there is FREE children’s rides and entertainment including:

Mega Bounce Jumping Castle
Pony Rides, Face Painters
Inflatable Shark Slide 4D Simulator
PLUS Activities by Kelly Sports.

Plus there will also […]

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Loxton Light Up Day 2015 | 29 Nov 2015

[ November 28, 2015; December 13, 2015; ]
Light Up Day on Saturday 28 November 2015 is Loxton’s major event of the year where the town shines brighter than ever, officially turning on its magic to begin the month long Christmas Lights Festival.
Free to the community, this icon event brings together families and friends to enjoy a whole day of entertainment, music, markets, […]

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Westminster School Christmas Lights | 16 – 22 Dec 2015

[ December 16, 2015 8:00 pm to December 22, 2015 10:00 pm. ]
Festive season shines bright at Westminster School.
The festive season will shine brightly at Westminster in December when the School holds its annual Christmas Lights display.

All South Australian families, friends and children are welcome to attend Westminster Christmas Lights, which will be held from Wednesday 16 December to Tuesday 22 December.

The School, located at Alison Avenue […]

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Spectacular Christmas Lights Show | Nov & Dec 2015

[ November 27, 2015 8:30 pm to December 30, 2015 11:00 pm. ]

One of Channel 7’s top ten Christmas light displays in Adelaide!
With synchronized lights with music and over 45,000 lights to see! 2014 was the first year the organisers held the display and it was a big hit. Hundreds of people described it as ‘majestic’ and many faces came back for the second or third time! Some even brought rugs and […]

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Wilderness Escape Outdoor Adventures | School Holiday Programs | 14 – 16 Dec 2015

[ December 14, 2015 to December 16, 2015. ]
Wilderness Escape Outdoor Adventures is the largest provider of school camps, excursions and outdoor pursuits in South Australia and one of the largest on a national scale.

Wilderness Escape will also be running a number of exciting and adventurous school holiday programs this year. Designed for participants from 8-13 years of age, the holiday programs are a great […]

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Kids Christmas Session | Pamper and Parties of Adelaide| 16 Dec 2015

[ December 16, 2015; ]

Pamper and Parties of Adelaide are holding a Kids Christmas Session the week prior to Christmas to get the kids excited and entertained and also giving parents a break.

Activities include:

Decorating paper wreaths
Decorate a Reindeer Cookie
Write a letter to Santa and get a reply posted to you a few days later
Red & Green Nail Painting
Glitter Hairspray

Sessions […]

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Come ‘n Try Sport | Life Be In It | 14 – 18 Dec 2015

[ December 14, 2015 to December 18, 2015. ]

Get the kids to try a series of different sports in and around the centre of Adelaide during the first week of the summer school holidays with Life. Be in it’s ‘Come ‘n Try’ sessions.

This is a great initiative to get kids to try a new sport and to keep active in the school holidays. It is also a […]

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West End Brewery Riverbank Christmas Lights | Adelaide 2015

[ November 23, 2015 to January 3, 2016. ]

West End Brewery Riverbank Christmas Lights
Each year the gardens along the banks of the River Torrens in Thebarton are transformed into a Christmas display for all to enjoy in what is now an iconic South Australian tradition.
A magical display of lights and and activity scenes are set up along the lawns of the South Australian […]

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Victoria Square Christmas Tree Lights & Adelaide Town Hall Illumination| Christmas 2015

[ December 4, 2015; ]
Victoria Square/Tartanyangga Christmas Tree
As is tradition, Victoria Square/Tartanyangga will be lit up by the giant Christmas tree once more in 2015.

Head along on the evening of Friday 4 December 2015 to see the traditional lighting of the tree in the square as part of the Team Kids Christmas Festival, which will be full of family entertainment, […]

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Christmas in Neverland | Australian Company of Performing Arts | 14 – 16 Dec 2015

[ December 14, 2015 to December 16, 2015. ]  

Christmas in Neverland – An interactive children’s pantomime
The Australian Company of Performing Arts is launching its season of Christmas in Neverland this December 2015 school holidays. Who wouldn’t want to spend Christmas with Pan? A perfect school holiday activity! 

This exciting children’s production includes your favourite ‘Peter Pan’ characters as they dream about the incredible adventures […]

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Magic Cave David Jones Adelaide 2015 (1)

A Peek Inside the Magic Cave | David Jones Adelaide | Christmas 2015

[ November 14, 2015 to December 24, 2015. ]
A Peek Inside The Magic Cave
The Credit Union Christmas Pageant on 14 November 2015, welcomes Father Christmas to Adelaide and as usual he will be a special guest at the Magic Cave in David Jones, Adelaide.
As many would know, the Magic Cave has had plenty of changes over the years so we were interested to […]

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Lindt Adelaide store opening

Lindt Retail Store Opening | Harbour Town | 4 – 6 Dec 2015

[ December 4, 2015 to December 6, 2015. ]
Lindt Australia sweetens up South Australia with its first store opening in Adelaide
Life for South Australians has just got a whole lot sweeter with Lindt & Sprüngli announcing their first retail store opening in Adelaide’s Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre. The official opening date is Friday 4 December 2015 at 10am. The Lindt Chocolate Shop […]

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Carols by Candlelight | Elder Park | 13 Dec 2015

[ December 13, 2015; 2:00 pm to 10:15 pm. ]

Woolworths Carols by Candlelight, proudly presented by Adelaide City Council and the Sunday Mail, has been a wonderful Christmas tradition in South Australia for 71 years, attracting generations of families to enjoy classic Christmas carols in beautiful Elder Park.

The 2015 Woolworths Carols by Candlelight will feature outstanding entertainment for the whole family, in a festive […]

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Pizza & Paella Fiesta | Golding Wines | 13 Dec 2015

[ December 13, 2015; 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
Golding Wines are squeezing one more Paella Day in before the end of the year because they have been so popular this year!
They will be firing up the wood-oven & big pans with La Dolce Vita to bring you delicious pizza & paella featuring beautiful fresh South Australian produce for a classic Golding Sunday Session. Live music […]

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Team Kids Christmas Festival including lighting the Adelaide City Christmas Tree | Victoria Square | 4 – 6 Dec 2015

[ December 4, 2015; 10:00 am to 10:30 pm. December 5, 2015; 10:00 am to 10:30 pm. December 6, 2015; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Join TeamKids for a wonderful community event for the whole family, celebrating the spirit of Christmas and assisting the Women’s and Children’s Hospital Foundation to bring joy to kids in the hospital.
Held in Victoria Square from Friday 4 December – Sunday 6 December, festival goers can expect a family friendly atmosphere with fun activities, entertainment and […]

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Jamestown Christmas Pageant | 6 Dec 2015

[ December 6, 2015; 3:00 pm; ]
On Sunday 6 December, Jamestown will be filled with excitement as the 2015 Christmas Pageant comes to town!
The fun starts at 3pm. There will be a church service at 4.30pm and the parade starts at 5.30pm.

Activities include:

Food, drink and craft stalls
Circus elements
Face painting
Live entertainment by Chooka Williams
See the Griffini Show

Father Christmas will be in the […]

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Boomstars Kids Christmas Special | 20 Dec 2015

[ December 20, 2015; ]
The Boomstars are Elyse, Talia, Jaime and Joshua, four Australian based performers, who specialise in performing funky songs and high energy dance routines that entertain children aged 3 to 9 years.
Their debut single, Dancin’, is accompanied by an entertaining music video, proving to be very popular with children and parents on You Tube. The video was also nominated for two Australian Independent […]

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Snoopy and Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie Charity Advance Screening | 6 Dec 2015

[ December 6, 2015; 11:00 am; ]

Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the beloved “Peanuts” gang will make an advance big-screen debut on 6 December 2015 at 50 selected Event Cinemas, Greater Union and BCC Cinemas nationwide for an excellent cause this year thanks to a special partnership between cinema distributor 20th Century Fox, hospitality and entertainment giant […]

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Upcycled Food Gardens | Migration Museum | 5 Dec 2015

[ December 5, 2015; 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. ]
‘Losing the Plot’ at the Migration Museum!
Join the Migration Museum on Saturday 5 December to celebrate their exhibition ‘Losing the plot: food gardening in South Australia’ as they hold a workshop about using the contents of your recycling bin to create fun, innovative upcycled mini gardens.  Learn how to make fairy herb pots from glass jars, dinosaur lettuce gardens from milk […]

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Have Your Photo with Santa | Westfield West Lakes | 15 Nov – 24 Dec 2015

[ November 15, 2015 to December 24, 2015. ]
Santa and his helpers have been busy building the Christmas Set at Westfield West Lakes!
Come and explore the magical world of Christmas every day from 15 November to 24 December. Photo packages start from just $9.95. For more information visit the Westfield West Lakes website here.

Children’s Activities – While you’re visiting Santa enjoy the free […]

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Christmas In The Square | Henley Square | 20 Dec 2015

[ December 20, 2015; 7:30 pm; ]
Christian Family Centre presents Christmas in the Square 2015!
Christmas in the Square is an annual concert held at Henley Square, South Australia. A Carols Extravaganza with some of Adelaide’s best local talent and a free gift for the kids.

This year Christmas In The Square will be held on Sunday the 20th of December, in the newly […]

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