Picnic in Elder | Celebrate 175 Years of the City of Adelaide | Elder Park | 31 Oct 2015

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To celebrate 175 years of the City of Adelaide, Adelaide City Council warmly invites you to ‘Picnic in Elder’, a free community event.

From 11am- 4pm on Saturday 31 October 2015, Elder Park will be transformed into a scene reminiscent of Adelaide in the late 1800s. Learn to dance colonial styles, have a play of the didgeridoo, sample some traditional bush tucker or simply sit back and enjoy the stunning surroundings of Elder Park to the sounds of The Audreys, as well as some of Adelaide’s best local artists.

Don your favourite old fashioned attire, pack your picnic and bring your family and friends along to enjoy an afternoon of fun and frivolities. Join in and celebrate this milestone and get a taste of what Adelaide was like when we became the first local government in Australia.

Read more about 175 years of the City of Adelaide here.

RSVP and click attending on the Facebook Event Page here.

{By rsvp’ing it will help organisers anticipate the number of people attending this event.}

picnic in elder hamper

You can pre-order one of the themed Picnic Hampers too for only $15.

Celebrate all things Adelaide by tucking into a smorgasbord of SA Greats like Bickford’s Australia – Melba’s frog in a Bickfords Pond, FruChocs , Balfours Frog Cakes, Beerenberg Chutney, Spring Gully Sweet Mustard Pickles, SA Cheddar Cheese and much more!

Click here to order.

victoriana society elder park

Members from the Victoriana Society will be dressed in their 1800s inspired costumes handing out tickets for FREE cruises on The Popeye!

elder park aboriginal activities

Tauondi Aboriginal College will be giving you the opportunity to play the didgeridoo and sample some traditional bush tucker at Picnic in Elder from 11am – 4pm.

stilte police

Introducing… the Stilt Police! These Olde World, oafish officers are engaging roving entertainers, who will be joining the fun.


For more information and all enquiries please visit the Adelaide City Council website. Join the Facebook Event Page here for updates.

What: Picnic in Elder

When: Saturday 31 October 2015 | 11 am – 4 pm

Where: Elder Park | Adelaide

Who: Everyone

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Image from Adelaide City Council website.

 

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