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High Tea with the Easter Bunny | Glanville Hall | 28 Mar 2021

[ March 28, 2021; ]    
High Tea with the Easter Bunny at Glanville Hall
Enjoy an afternoon of food and fun at a fairytale castle with everyone’s favourite furry friend this Easter. Glanville Hall is hosting a High Tea with the Easter Bunny on Sunday 28 March.
Explore Glanville Hall’s gorgeous gardens before taking your seat in an enchanted castle for […]

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The Lord of the Rings Marathon | Palace Nova Cinemas | 14 Mar 2021

[ March 14, 2021; ]
The Lord of the Rings Marathon at Palace Nova Cinemas
Experience the Lord of the Rings trilogy on the largest screen in Adelaide – the ExiMax.
Follow the heroes of Tolkien’s classic novel on the big screen in a race against the evil who wants to control the one ring. This is an all-day event and there […]

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Fringe@5085 | Stockade Botanical Park | 6 & 7 Mar 2021

[ March 6, 2021 to March 7, 2021. ]
Fringe@5085
Fringe@5085 is a free, two-day extravaganza of magical mayhem and music in the tranquillity of Stockade Botanical Park. Starring the Fringe Caravan and plenty more as part of the Fringe on Tour.
SATURDAY 6 MARCH 2021

5pm | Official welcome and dance performances. Eli Green will be your MC for the day. Then, Welcome to Country […]

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AFLW Adelaide Crows Home Games | Norwood Oval | 2021

[ February 14, 2021; February 28, 2021; March 6, 2021; March 21, 2021; March 28, 2021; ]
AFLW Adelaide Crows Season Five – Home Games
Adelaide’s AFLW team is returning to The Parade in 2021, with five home games set to be played at Norwood Oval.
The 2021 AFLW fixture sees the Crows play their first home game of the season in Round Two against Fremantle, followed by St Kilda on the last weekend in February.  Round […]

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Tipsy Hill Open Garden | Blewitt Springs | 20-21 Mar 2021

[ March 20, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Tipsy Hill – Open Gardens SA 
Tipsy Hill, a one-of-a-kind property atop a hill in Blewitt Springs is opening its gardens this March, welcoming in members of the public to explore its extensive, captivating grounds and take in the breathtaking views.
It is home to wine royalty Bec Hardy, who has devoted herself to creating a charming […]

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Peaceful Play | Marion Outdoor Pool | 2 & 5 Mar 2021

[ March 2, 2021; March 5, 2021; ]
Peaceful Play at Marion Outdoor Pool
Peaceful Play sessions at Marion Outdoor Pool are just like a recreation session but more peaceful.
Marion Outdoor Pool is Adelaide’s premier outdoor pool facility, with its stunning grassed area’s, extensive shade, three pools, two large waterslides and a super-fun water park feature.  A major upgrade was completed in 2020, transforming the 44-year old […]

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Tonsley Science Fair | The Science Collective | 28 Mar 2021

[ March 28, 2021; ]
Tonsley Science Fair 
The Tonsley Science Fair is back, designed especially for families with primary school-aged children. It is great for kids that love all things science and technology and it is hands-on, interactive and loads of fun.
There’s so much to see and do. Kids can hold native animals, get up close and personal with invertebrates, […]

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Adelaide Festival 2021 | Family Friendly Shows & Events | 26 Feb – 14 Mar 2021

[ February 26, 2021 12:00 am to March 14, 2021 12:02 am. ]
Adelaide Festival 2021 – Family Friendly Shows & Events
Every year, in the month of March, the Adelaide Adelaide Festival brings the very best of the arts from around the world, across the country and from our own community into South Australia. This year, some events will be live streamed from across the globe to venues […]

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twilight fringe

Twilight Fringe on O’Connell Street | Adelaide Fringe | Feb & Mar 2021

[ February 26, 2021 to February 27, 2021. March 5, 2021 to March 6, 2021. March 12, 2021 to March 13, 2021. ]
Twilight Fringe on O’Connell Street in North Adelaide
Go along to festival celebrations as Eighty Eight O’Connell transforms into an open air Fringe venue. 
Enjoy a free program of entertainment as the sun goes down – each night is set to surprise and delight with flying trapeze, street theatre, roving artists, fire twirlers and musicians. There’ll be […]

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gouger street feast

Gouger Street Feast | Adelaide | 27 Feb & 20 Mar 2021

[ February 27, 2021; March 20, 2021; ]
Gouger Street Feast
Indulge in the mouth-watering tastes of Gouger Street with late night street dining in a variety of delicious eateries.
Outdoor dining will spill out on the streets across two Saturday nights – one in February and another in March, creating a feast for the senses with live music and delicious food from Gouger Street’s best.

Gouger […]

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Borealis light show Adelaide Fringe

Borealis Light Show | Gluttony | Adelaide Fringe Review

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. March 24, 2021 to March 28, 2021. ]    
Borealis Light Show at Gluttony
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See Rymill Park/Murlawirrapurka like you’ve never seen it before. Borealis is a captivating experience for all ages.
***Season extended due to popular demand. Adelaide Fringe and Gluttony as a hub will wrap up on Sunday 21 March, however, BOREALIS will continue for an extended season, 24-28 March. Sessions will start from […]

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Family Crabbing Day | Brighton | 13 Mar 2021

[ March 13, 2021; ]
Family Crabbing Day
Join Nature Play SA for a family Crabbing Day off Brighton Jetty
Join Nature Play SA as they teach your children aged 5 – 12 years the skills to crab so it is safe, sustainable and most of all, heaps of fun.

Spend some quality time outdoors as they (literally) teach you the crabbing ropes […]

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fringe at unley

Fringe in Unley | Adelaide Fringe | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Fringe in Unley
Some amazing artists will be performing in Unley for the 2021 Adelaide Fringe – Fringe 21 At Your Doorstep. From music to cabaret, dance, comedy, theatre and visual arts – there is something for everyone right at your doorstep.  Almost 40 different acts will be on offer at a variety of venues throughout […]

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Clean up Australia Day | 7 Mar 2021

[ March 7, 2021; ]
Clean Up Australia Day
Clean Up Australia inspires and empowers communities to clean up, fix up and conserve our environment. The slogan for 2021 is ‘Step Up to Clean Up’.
What was started thirty years ago, by an “average Australian bloke” who had a simple idea to make a difference in his own backyard has now become the […]

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marion cultural centre fringe

Adelaide Fringe at Marion Cultural Centre | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Adelaide Fringe at Marion Cultural Centre
The Adelaide Fringe is returning to Marion in 2021 with a huge variety of quality experiences for everyone. To make it easy for you to enjoy the world’s second largest biannual arts festival, the Marion Cultural Centre is presenting over 40 shows, for everyone to enjoy. 
Children’s Shows:
There are 2 children’s […]

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Tom Curtain's In The West Tour

Tom Curtain’s In The West Tour | South Australia | 19 Feb – 13 Mar 2021

[ February 16, 2021; February 19, 2021; February 20, 2021; February 28, 2021; March 6, 2021; March 7, 2021; March 10, 2021; March 13, 2021; ]
Katherine Outback Experience – Tom Curtain’s In The West Tour
Multiple Golden Guitar winner, Tom Curtain, is touring South Australia with his national award winning Outback Horse and Dog Show and Live Music Event.
To celebrate the release of his fourth studio album, multiple Golden Guitar winner and horseman extraordinaire Tom Curtain, will again be hitting the […]

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the pulse

The Pulse | Gravity & Other Myths | Adelaide Festival | 25 Feb – 3 Mar 2021

[ February 25, 2021 to February 28, 2021. March 2, 2021 to March 3, 2021. ]
The Pulse – Gravity & Other Myths / Aurora (Young Adelaide Voices)
What? Sixty people on stage? Thirty bodies in close-knit, full-pelt, intimate, sweaty co-operation; another thirty faces with wide open mouths singing their lungs out?
This exhilarating spectacle is the stuff of lockdown dreams: a massive embodiment of primal hunger for community and physical touch. Audience, […]

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big w free books for kids

FREE Books For Kids – Sesame Street | Big W | From 18 Feb 2021

[ February 18, 2021 to April 15, 2021. ]
FREE Sesame Street Books for Kids
BIG W is set to give away more than 2.6 million Sesame Street books entirely free as part of its Free Books For Kids program, with another 40,000 books to be given to children in need. 
Returning for its fifth instalment, the initiative seeks to support literacy by making books for […]

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Thai Festival | Thai-Australian Association of SA | 20 Mar 2021

[ March 20, 2021; ]
Thai Festival 2021
Thai Festival is a family friendly festival with an abundance of activities for both adults and kids. This year’s festival showcases traditional food, costume and the unique culture of the Northeastern (Isan) region.  
Hosted by the Thai-Australian Association of SA, there will be activities from morning until evening including traditional dances, cooking demonstrations, Thai […]

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Fringe on Tour | Adelaide Fringe | 19 Feb – 28 March 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 28, 2021. ]
Fringe on Tour 2021 – Adelaide Fringe
Each year, Adelaide Fringe hits the road to bring a taste of Fringe to different corners of South Australia.
Looking for free family friendly fun this Fringe? The Adelaide Fringe is going on tour across South Australia and they’re rolling into a neighbourhood near you. Their Fringe on Tour caravan […]

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Raya and the last dragon

Disney Raya and the Last Dragon | In Cinemas 4 Mar 2021

[ March 4, 2021; ]
Disney Raya and the Last Dragon
Raya and the Last Dragon takes us on an exciting, epic journey to the fantasy world of Kumandra, where humans and dragons lived together long ago in harmony.
But when an evil force threatened the land, the dragons sacrificed themselves to save humanity. Now, 500 years later, that same evil has […]

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fig picking

Pick Your Own Figs | Glen Ewin Estate | 12 Feb – Apr 2021

[ February 12, 2021 to March 31, 2021. ]
Pick Your Own Figs at Glen Ewin Estate
Glen Ewin Estate’s Pick Your Own Fig season is starting from Friday 12 February 2021. 
Forage through Glen Ewin Estate’s terraced orchard for perfect fruit. Discover 5 varieties of figs whilst enjoying the stunning views of the surrounding hills. Pick Your Own is open daily from 9am to 3pm […]

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Ebenezer Night Markets | Adelaide | Feb & Mar 2021

[ February 13, 2021; February 19, 2021; February 20, 2021; February 27, 2021; March 6, 2021; March 13, 2021; March 20, 2021; ]
Ebenezer Place – Adelaide Night Markets
Go along to one of Adelaide’s coolest streets to enjoy a unique shopping experience.
The Ebenezer Night Markets feature fashion, jewellery, delicious food, beverages from the Market Bar and all sorts of unique artistic creations. Listen to the live DJ play some groovy tunes whilst enjoying the amazing East End atmosphere. 

The […]

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$10 Tickets to Children’s Shows | Adelaide Fringe | Feb & Mar 2021

[ February 27, 2021; March 6, 2021 to March 8, 2021. March 13, 2021; March 13, 2021 to March 14, 2021. March 30, 2021; ]
$10 Kids tickets to Fringe shows
Cheap kids Fringe shows
With $10 children’s tickets to these family friendly shows, the kids will be able to enjoy some fun this Fringe.
Don’t miss out, capacity is limited to all children’s events.

Adam Page – For Kids… and their Adults
After a sell-out 2020 Fringe, Adam Page returns with his kids show […]

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summer garden festival

Summer Garden Festival | Adelaide Fringe | Civic Park | 13 Mar 2021

[ March 13, 2021; ]
Summer Garden Festival
Enjoy world-class Fringe performers, gourmet food and drinks, licenced bar and free children’s entertainment in beautiful natural surrounds at this free community event.
The City of Tea Tree Gully will transform Civic Park into an Adelaide Fringe playground, featuring world-class Adelaide Fringe performers across three performance stages, gourmet food and drinks from Fork on […]

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Market Minis | Free Kids Program | Adelaide Central Market

[ February 9, 2021; February 16, 2021; February 23, 2021; March 2, 2021; March 9, 2021; March 16, 2021; March 23, 2021; March 30, 2021; April 6, 2021; ]
Market Minis at the Adelaide Central Market
Market Minis is the Market’s FREE weekly program designed to help their littlest Market goers understand more about the food they eat.
The dietitian-designed program is delivered in a fun and engaging way by the team from Sprout and will help young Market kids to glow, go and grow while […]

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AF film festival 2021

Alliance Française French Film Festival | Adelaide | 23 Mar – 20 Apr 2021

[ March 23, 2021 to April 20, 2021. ]
Alliance Française French Film Festival – Family Friendly Films
For a glorious respite from the challenges of our present reality, look no further than the Alliance Française French Film Festival, which will return to Adelaide from 23 March until 20 April at Palace Nova cinemas Eastend and Prospect.
Presented by the Alliance Française in association with the […]

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Concerts in the Park | City of Norwood, Payneham & St Peters | 2021

[ February 13, 2021; March 13, 2021; April 10, 2021; ]
Concerts in the Park Series – Free Family Friendly Concerts
Music lovers are invited to enjoy the sunset to a soundtrack of jazz, melodies or symphony in some of the beautiful parks located around the City of Norwood, Payneham & St Peters.
Concerts in the Park is a series of FREE, open-air performances featuring music from talented local bands […]

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Prams at the Pix | HOYTS Cinemas | Feb & Mar 2021

[ February 3, 2021; February 10, 2021; February 17, 2021; March 3, 2021; ]
Prams at the Pix
Relax and unwind at HOYTS Cinemas with their Prams at the Pix sessions every Wednesday morning.
On the first session every Wednesday in a freshly cleaned cinema, the lights will be dimmed and the volume will be softened, to ensure a baby friendly cinema experience. Tickets are just $10 for HOYTS Rewards members […]

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Clarice Beckett: The Present Moment at AGSA | 27 Feb – 16 May 2021

[ February 27, 2021 to May 16, 2021. ]
Clarice Beckett: The present moment at the Art Gallery of South Australia
The Art Gallery of South Australia will present the most comprehensive retrospective ever staged of Clarice Beckett, one of Australia’s most enigmatic and admired modernist painters. Clarice Beckett: The present moment, will see nearly 130 works by the artist on display as part of […]

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The Big Wedgie | Inflatable Waterslide Park | Adelaide Extended Season 2021

[ March 6, 2021 to March 8, 2021. March 13, 2021 to March 14, 2021. March 20, 2021 to March 21, 2021. March 27, 2021 to March 28, 2021. April 2, 2021 to April 5, 2021. April 10, 2021 to April 26, 2021. ]
The Big Wedgie in Adelaide – Summer Season Extended
The Big Wedgie has extended their summer season at West Beach for a little longer, so more family fun for all ages continues!
The Big Wedgie will remain open at West Beach Parks every weekend as well all Autumn school holidays, with the season now  remaining open until […]

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FREE Yoga for Wellbeing at the Parks Library | City of Port Adelaide Enfield | Feb – Apr 2021

[ February 10, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. February 17, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. February 24, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. March 3, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. March 10, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. March 17, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. March 24, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. March 31, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. April 7, 2021; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Free yoga for wellbeing at the Parks Library
Children aged 3 – 5 and their carers can participate in yoga, games, songs and stories at the Parks Library. 
The sessions are free thanks to a grant from the City of Port Adelaide Enfield and will be run by Syeda who will also teach you mindful breathing practices that you […]

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Adelaide Fringe Festival | Family Friendly Shows | 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Family Friendly Shows at the 2021 Adelaide Fringe 
The Adelaide Fringe is always an exciting time of the year with plenty of free family friendly entertainment and fantastic shows for kids. 
The Adelaide Fringe runs for four weeks from mid-February to mid-March and there is something for absolutely everyone on offer, from street theatre and circus acts to […]

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fringe at adelaide railway station

Fringe at Adelaide Railway Station | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Fringe at Adelaide Railway Station
Adelaide Railway Station Precinct takes centre stage this Fringe with pop up performances as you step off your train into the heart of the action.
Catch a train this Fringe to expect the unexpected, sit back and enjoy the freedom to relax and immerse yourself, be entertained by chance encounters with an […]

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Twilight Music, Street Food, Art & Culture Fair

Twilight Music, Street Food, Art & Culture Fair | Morphett Vale | Adelaide Fringe | 7 Mar 2021

[ March 7, 2021; ]
Twilight Music, Street Food, Art & Culture Fair
Meet the artists and innovators at this boutique twilight market.
Attracting around 150 installations, you can expect unique and quality goods ranging from hand-made designs to local produce. In addition, visitors can taste a selection of street-foods, craft beers and local wines amid live music from emerging young artists […]

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Gluttony | Adelaide Fringe | Rymill Park/Murlawirrapurka | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 7, 2021. March 9, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Gluttony 2021 – Adelaide Fringe
Gluttony pops up again from Friday 19 February for the 2021 Adelaide Fringe. 
Gluttony will celebrate its tenth birthday as an Adelaide Fringe hub in 2021.  Over the past decade, Gluttony has grown to become synonymous with the East End’s Rymill Park/Murlawirrapurka during Adelaide’s festival months of February and March.  Thousands of […]

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Adelaide Fringe Garden of unearthly delights 2021

The Garden of Unearthly Delights | Adelaide Fringe | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to February 21, 2021. February 23, 2021 to March 23, 2021. ]
The Garden of Unearthly Delights | 2021
The Garden has released their full program and tickets are now on sale. 
After finishing the 2020 Adelaide Fringe season the day before the whole country was thrown into COVID-19 lockdown, The Gardeners have worked impossibly hard all year to ensure that The Garden can return in 2021 with a […]

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The 2021 Inclusive Art Show | Jump In Support Options | 28 Mar 2021

[ March 28, 2021; ]
The 2021 Inclusive Art show and competition
The 2021 Adelaide Art Show is an inclusive art competition that encourages people to produce meaningful pieces of art. At the end of the competition, a community art show is run. All of the brilliant entries that South Australians have created will be showcased plus prizes, entertainment, raffles, food/drink […]

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dont mess with the dummies

Don’t Mess With the Dummies | Adelaide Fringe | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Don’t Mess with the Dummies
From the unstoppable Dummies Corp comes an award-winning extraordinary adventure! Don’t mess with the Dummies. Set up camp and stampede into the jungle for an outlandish, circus filled extravaganza that will leave you chuckling like a monkey and roaring for more.
They’re on an expedition and you’re invited along for the journey. Pack […]

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Something in the Water: For Kids | Adelaide Fringe | 9-14 Mar 2021

[ March 9, 2021 to March 14, 2021. ]
Something in the Water: For Kids
After being stuck in Australia since last year’s Adelaide Fringe, Canadian comedy-darling, S.E. Grummett brings an all-new solo-show of monsterous proportions.
A cartoon come to life, Something in the Water is a playful dive into gender, superheroes and growing up “normal”. Puppets, superpowers and hilarious physical comedy combine in this funny […]

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