christmas 2013 Articles

Carols in the Ampitheatre | Stepney | 22 December 2013

[ December 22, 2013; 6:30 pm; ]
Bring the family along to enjoy Carols in the Ampitheatre.  The Spicer Uniting Church invite you to join them at Dunstan Grove for an evening of Carols and Nativity shows on Sunday December 22nd.  There will be free sausage sizzle at 6.30pm and carols and a nativity story from 7.30pm with music by the Salvation Army Band.
A […]

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Forkmas | Light Square | 20 December 2013

It’s Forkmas!  Fork on the Road is back! Over 30 mobile food vendors will grace Light Square for a special Christmas feast on Friday, December 20th.
This is a family friendly event with live music, kids activities, PLAY board games, a photo booth and maybe even a visit from that special Christmas person!
Drinks from Oliver’s Taranga, Three Dark […]

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Christmas in the Square | Henley Beach | 22 December 2013

[ December 22, 2013; 7:30 pm; ]
Christmas in the Square is an annual concert held at Henley Square.  Enjoy a carols extravaganza with some of Adelaide’s best local talent and a free gift for the kids.  This year, 2013, we welcome Cat Vas, who competed on Channel 7’s ‘The X Factor’.

The night will end with a spectacular fireworks display from Henley Jetty.

Christmas in the Square is […]

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The Night Before Christmas | Santa’s Christmas Dream | 15 December 2013

[ December 15, 2013; 2:00 pm; ]
The Australian Classical Youth Ballet together with Heapsgood Productions present “The Night Before Christmas” triple-bill.  Featuring live narration by TV’s Brenton Whittle and Book Worm this is the perfect Christmas treat for the whole family to get you into the festive spirit.
The triple-bill features the world premiere of ‘Santa’s Christmas Dream’ by popular children’s entertainer and […]

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Christmas Activities at Harbour Town | December 2013

Reeindeer Craft Workshops*
Dates: Monday 16th – Tuesday 24th December 2013 inclusive
Times: 11.00am, 12.00pm & 1.00pm (3 classes per day)
Location: Outside Fila
Christmas Ornament Making*
Dates: Monday 16th – Tuesday 24th December 2013 inclusive
Times: 11.00am, 12.00pm & 1.00pm (3 classes per day)
Location: Outside Equip
Caricature Drawings
Dates: Monday 16th – Tuesday 24th December 2013 inclusive
Times: 11.00am – 2.00pm
Location: Outside Adairs
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Pipsqueaks Market | A Jazzy Little Christmas Market | 17 December 2013

[ December 17, 2013; 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Pipsqueaks Market is an enchanting boutique children’s market, abundant in gorgeous gifts and family fun!  Their creative stalls sell high quality, colourful, handmade and contemporary products for babies, children and grown-ups, in a cozy and shopper friendly environment.
A Jazzy Little Christmas Market will include a Christmas Craft Village for the kids, magical eggnog and fairydust […]

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Free Festive Fun at North Adelaide Village | 7, 14 & 21 Dec 2013

Enjoy some free festive fun at North Adelaide Village on Saturdays in December.  There will be free face painting, twisted balloons and an energetic performance by hip hop dancers wearing inflatable Santa suits.  The North Adelaide Precinct Association will be giving away 800 native Christmas Tree seedlings to North Adelaide Village visitors to take home and plant.  […]

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Santa Comes to Gouger Street | 13 December 2013

[ December 13, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Santa comes to Gouger Street on Friday December 13th right outside Chinatown on the corner of Gouger and Moonta Streets.  There will be balloons and treats for the kids, plus Santa will be there too.  Entertainment for the family includes carol singers, Brazilian carnival dancers and street performers.  It’s all happening from 6.30 until 8.30pm.
Adelaide Central Market is […]

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Music From Around the World | Ice Show | 14 & 15 Dec 2013

[ December 14, 2013; 5:00 pm; December 15, 2013; 5:00 pm; ]
Silver Blades figure Skating Club in conjunction with the Ice Arena Skate School are proud to host an end of year Ice Show for all SA skaters.  A Christmas story on ice, this year’s theme is Music From Around the World.  Local skaters will take you on a magical, musical journey around the world to find the perfect pair […]

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SHIELS Christmas Watch Giveaway

H. Simes, H. Hamilton, R. Rowberry, I. Makukh
WIN 4 ECC Watches from SHIELS Jewellers. What cute Christmas presents!
There are 4 prizes on offer of 4 yellow watches per person. Valued at $39.80 per prize. They are ECC electronic LCD Chrono-Alarm, water resistant watches for kids (but can […]

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Free Creche in Rundle Mall’s Santa’s Playroom | Uniquely Christmas in Rundle Mall | Dec 2013

Christmas shopping in Rundle Mall is easier and more exciting than ever this year with a free crèche, shuttle service, amusement rides, entertainment, events, competitions, extended opening hours + MORE!
Santa’s Playroom | Free Children’s Creche at Rundle Mall
This year, parents who are doing their Christmas shopping in Rundle Mall will be able to drop their […]

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The Christmas Candle | Family Movie

From bestselling author, Max Lucado, comes The Christmas Candle, a timeless holiday film for the entire family.
Deep in the heart of the English countryside lies the enchanting village of Gladbury. Legend has it every 25 years an angel visits the village candlemaker and touches a single candle. Whoever lights this candle receives a miracle on […]

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Santa’s Cave in Waikerie | December 2013

The community of Waikerie created Santa’s Cave in 1996 to celebrate the spirit of Christmas. The Waikerie Institute is transformed each year into a wonderland full of colourful displays, thousands of fairy lights, Christmas trees, the Nativity and lots of baubles that sparkle and shine.  Santa officially takes up residence after the Community Christmas Pageant […]

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An Unexpected Christmas | Hope Valley | 17-25 December 2013

[ December 17, 2013 8:30 pm to December 23, 2013 8:30 pm. ]
Hope Valley Uniting Church is hosting a Christmas light display and a short movie screening during the week leading up to Christmas day.  Come along for this free family friendly event, take in the lights, enjoy a short film and there will also be an indoor bouncy castle for the kids to play on for free.  The […]

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Westminster School Christmas Lights | 15 – 22 December 2013

[ December 15, 2013 8:00 pm to December 22, 2013 10:00 pm. ]
The Westminster School Christmas Lights are on again in celebration of the Christmas season.  This year the magnificent display will run nightly from 8pm until 10pm from Sunday 15 December to Sunday 22 December 2013. Chapel entertainment including carols will run each night from 8pm to 9pm.
Walk through the magical twinkling lights, or head to […]

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Adelaide’s Sweetest Christmas Display | Rundle Place | from 18 Nov 2013

In this, its first Christmas trading period, Rundle Place will set a new benchmark for festive displays with the most magical and sweetest Christmas exhibit in town.
Set to feature a 2m x 1.8m x 1.2m gingerbread house surrounded by huge Christmas baubles, Christmas trees up to 2.4m high and 1.2m high gift stacks all completely […]

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Willunga Christmas Tree Festival | 30 November & 1 December 2013

[ November 30, 2013; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. December 1, 2013; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
This year’s Willunga Christmas Tree Festival theme is ‘Christmas Around the World’.  There will be over 50 Christmas trees on display along with activities such as a kids passport trail, tasty treats and crafts such as mosaics, stained glass and ceramics for sale.  There will also be Devonshire teas on offer.  Entry for adults is $3 with children free.
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Christmas Light Displays 2013 | Adelaide Suburban Streets Light Up

[ December 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013. ]
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 times, […]

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Bartercard Christmas Market Day | 17 December 2013

[ December 17, 2013; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
The 2013 Bartercard Christmas Market Day is on Sunday, December 17th at Mile End.  There will be over 80 stalls, food and drinks, kids entertainment and much more.  It will be a wonderful day out for the whole family and an opportunity for plenty of Christmas shopping.
To find out more about Bartercards, visit their website here.

What:  Bartercard Christmas […]

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South Australian Country Women’s Association Christmas Tree Festival | 29 & 30 Nov 2013

[ November 29, 2013; 10:30 am; November 30, 2013; 10:30 am; ]
The South Australian Country Women’s Association Christmas Tree Festival will be held over the last weekend of November and will feature hand decorated trees, a variety of stalls, face painting, a Devonshire morning and afternoon tea, as well as a sausage sizzle!  The festival will be staged on the upper floor of the SACWA State Office, […]

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Nairne Community Sustainable Market’s Christmas Fair | 1 December 2013

[ December 1, 2013; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
The Nairne Community Sustainable Market’s Christmas Fair will be a day of traditional family fun to be held on Sunday, December 1st at the Nairne Primary School.  Three will be live music and entertainment, craft stalls, scarecrow competition, wine tasting, food and refreshments.  For the children there will be a bouncy castle and face painting plus […]

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Loxton Lights Festival 2013 | 30 November to 31 December 2013

[ November 30, 2013 to December 31, 2013. ]
Loxton shines during this joyous festival with thousands of twinkling fairy lights, bright colourful banners, sparkling garlands and tinsel to create a magic spectacle. An enormous Christmas tree dazzles in the heart of town and from there, large clusters of residential streets feature homes adorned with over 350 illuminated Christmas scenes, paintings and coloured light […]

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Lord Mayor’s Gala Four All Seasons Christmas Concert | 3 Dec 2013

[ December 3, 2013; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. ]
The 2013 Lord Mayor’s Gala Four All Seasons Christmas Concert will be held on Tuesday, December 3rd at the Adelaide Town Hall.  The concert will feature Acapella women’s chorus, Adelaide Sound Connection and The Adelaide Youth Orchestras.  Entry is free for Adelaide City Council residents.  Tickets are available through BASS online or by phone on 131 246.
What:  […]

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The Lights of Lobethal | Family Events | Adelaide Hills

[ December 8, 2013 to December 30, 2013. December 23, 2013; 7:30 pm; ]
The Lights of Lobethal Christmas festival has been lighting up the Lobethal Valley in the Adelaide Hills for over sixty years. Created by the community of Lobethal, the town’s Christmas spirit started a tradition that has now evolved into the largest Community Christmas Light Display in the Southern Hemisphere.  Each year approximately 800 homes are […]

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Macclesfield Strawberry Fete | 24 November 2013

[ November 24, 2013; 9:00 am; ]
The 2013 Macclesfield Strawberry Fete will be held on Sunday November 24th in Davenport Square, Macclesfield in the Adelaide Hills.  The day will be a family orientated mega Christmas market featuring lots of delicious strawberries, market stalls, BBQ, food, refreshments, children’s activities and entertainment.  Admission is free.
What:  Macclesfield Strawberry Fete

When:  Sunday 24 November 2013 | 9.00am – 3.30pm

Where:  Davenport Square, […]

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Christmas Book Fair | Norwood | 13-15 December 2013

[ December 13, 2013; 9:00 am; December 14, 2013; 9:00 am; December 15, 2013; 10:00 am; ]
Wakefield Press brings you the 2013 Christmas Book Fair featuring boatloads of bargain books, book launches, author talks, publishing advice, a kids’ corner, plenty of great prizes and more!   The event will be held in the Don Pyatt Hall located in the Norwood Town Hall (entrance from George Street) on the following dates:

Friday 13 December 2013 | 9.00 […]

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Christkindlmarkt | Hahndorf Christmas Markets | 13-15 Dec 2013

[ December 13, 2013; 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. December 14, 2013; 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. December 15, 2013; 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt is a European-style Christmas market that captures the essence of community, celebration, fun, laughter and family enjoying time together, such as is found in many cities in Europe over the Christmas period, but in a warm Aussie setting.  Held in picturesque Hahndorf, the market is organised and run by C3 Church Adelaide Hills, on their property, […]

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Semaphore Street Fair | 24 November 2013

[ November 24, 2013; 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
The Raine and Horne Semaphore Street Fair has grown into Port Adelaide/Enfield’s biggest one-day community celebration. A delightful fun-filled day full of activities for all, last year’s crowd of 45,000 enjoyed the fine food, funky shopping and entertainment on Semaphore Road and the neighbouring foreshore.  This year, on Sunday 24 November, it promises to be bigger […]

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Kooky Kidz Markets | Golden Grove | 10 November 2013

[ November 10, 2013; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
KooKy Kidz Markets is aimed at being a fun day out for the whole family. This is a bright family fun day showcasing stall holders offering a mixture of high quality, boutique, gifts, clothes, crafts, handmade and unique products for mums, dads, babies, kids and grandparents.
A selection of quality foods will be on offer for […]

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Mathilda’s Market Christmas Shopping Event | 27 Oct 2013

[ October 27, 2013; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Christmas at Mathilda’s Market!  Mathilda’s Market is a hub of local creative talent offering a truly unique shopping experience. Held at the Adelaide Showground’s, the Christmas market promises a shopping event, meeting point and a great morning out!  Our retailers share a passion for children’s fashion meaning that you will see only the very best in […]

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