christmas 2014 Articles

Magical Elves Christmas Jellies | Recipe

It’s the same idea as a ‘Frog in a Pond jelly’ (Freddo Frog in jelly) but this is a Christmas version Miss 9 created.
What You Need
These ingredients made 13 serves.

13 x Plastic Wine Goblets or other plastic cups (we used 170ml cups)
2 Packets Red Jelly – we used Aeroplane Raspberry flavour
2 Packets Green Jelly – […]

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Reindeer Biscuits | Easy Christmas Treat to Make | Kids Recipe

These Reindeer Biscuits are a favourite of ours at Christmas time and are super easy to make. I make the icing and then the kids take over the rest. They are great for Christmas parties, for giving as gifts and of course on Christmas day.
See our video below on how to make the reindeer biscuits:

What […]

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OzHarvest Tree of Goodness | Adelaide Central Markets | 18-24 December 2014

The OzHarvest Tree of Goodness is a fun way for market-goers to share some ‘food love’ this season – decorating The Tree during the last Market trading days before Christmas helps to put nutritious food on the tables of people in Adelaide that need it.
State Manager of OzHarvest, Hayley Everuss said the aim of the […]

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Christmas-Palooza | Family Fun Day Rock Extravaganza | 21 December 2014

[ December 21, 2014; 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ]
“Oh come all ye faithful”… To The JADE MONKEY and join LAZAROS DOG, FISHING WITH HENRY and THE PACKETS in spreading some yuletide love this Christmas.
You’ll also be amazed by magician extraordinaire, Hanz Zimmermann!
It’s an ALL AGES event with Face Painting and Balloonatics SO BRING THE WHOLE FAMILY!
(All acts will be performing a G Rated […]

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Santa in the City App | Have Fun in the City with the Christmas in the City app!

Christmas in the City app
For the first time ever, SEE Santa and his reindeer FLY around the City of Adelaide getting ready for Christmas with the FREE Santa in the City App.
Exclusive to Adelaide, catch a glimpse as Rudolph waits for a bus along King William Street, watch as Dasher and his mates graze in […]

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Christmas Hound Search | Adelaide Central Plaza | December 2014

Christmas fun has arrived at Adelaide Central Plaza!
The Hound Search is back again!
Adelaide Central Plaza’s “Christmas Hound Search” is back on by popular demand and will run until Christmas Eve.
Collect your entry form from the lower ground floor Campbells Newsagency, complete your search for the missing clues with the four Papparazzi dog sculptures on the […]

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Christmas on the Hill | Wynn Vale | 30 November 2014

[ November 30, 2014; 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]  

Christmas on the Hill is a free event to the community of Wynn Vale with activities for all ages including camel and pony rides, face painting and jumping castles.
There will be drink and food vendors or you can bring your own picnic and settle down to enjoy the carols program which starts at 7.30pm and […]

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The Lord Mayor’s Christmas Gala | 14 December 2014

[ December 14, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]  

The Adelaide City Council is proud to present The Lord Mayor’s Christmas Gala at the Adelaide Town Hall on 14 December 2014.

This family friendly afternoon will delight young and old. There will be a special visit from Father Christmas and his Elves. The Gala will also feature the following entertainment:

♥  The SA Police Band – Dixie […]

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Brunch with Santa | Burnside Village | 30 November 2014

[ November 30, 2014; 9:00 am; ]

Be the first to meet Santa this year at Burnside Village with their annual Brunch with Santa!

Includes a delicious brunch and drink. Meet and greet with Santa. An Admit One child in season ticket to ‘Paddington’ movie thanks to Hoyts Norwood. Face painting. Balloon Art. Plus a special gift.

Sunday 30 November 9am to 11am

Tickets are […]

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Dulwich Village Christmas Fair | 29 November 2014

[ November 29, 2014; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Dulwich Village will be hosting their annual Christmas Fair on Saturday, November 29.
A family friendly day, bring the children along for some fun activities including an animal nursery and jumping castle.  There will be food demonstrations, food displays plus bar and wine tastings.
The road will be closed off to create a safe and festive street […]

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Kooky Kidz Christmas Market at Hart’s Mill | 29 November 2014

[ November 29, 2014; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
KooKy Kidz Markets will be bringing the dazzle of Christmas to Port Adelaide’s Hart’s Mill on Saturday, November 29.
Showcasing high quality gifts, clothes and handmade products with something for every family member with over 70 stalls.  The Kidz Zone promises hours of fun with live shows and free activities such as jumping castles, arts and […]

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Christmas Pageant 2014 | Behind the Scenes Experience | Review

We have been to many Credit Union Christmas Pageants over the years, but this year we have a new appreciation of how truly amazing this event really is.
The Play & Go Team were lucky enough to go behind the scenes and experience the Pageant as participants this year, and we were absolutely blown away by […]

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SA Police Band Christmas Concerts | 29 November & 4 December 2014

[ November 29, 2014; 2:00 pm; December 4, 2014; 11:00 am; ]

Get into the Christmas spirit with Australia’s oldest police band when they perform at Centennial Hall in Goolwa and Hopgood Theatre in Adelaide.

Enjoy the SA Police Band’s extensive repertoire of classical carols and sing-a-longs for an afternoon of traditional cheer just in time for Santa.

The perfect way to kick off the festive season for the […]

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A Swingin’ Christmas Proms | 12 & 13 December 2014

[ December 12, 2014 to December 13, 2014. ]
A Swingin’ Christmas Proms 2014 presented by Adelaide Festival Centre
The Adelaide Festival Centre’s 2014 Christmas Proms will be in full swing this year featuring the delightful musical theatre and cabaret star Rachel Beck along-side the charismatic Michael Falzon (We Will Rock You / Swing on This) both fresh from their 2014 Adelaide Cabaret Festival performances.
Get […]

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Myer Christmas Giftorium | The Collective Live | 8 November 2014

[ November 8, 2014; 11:30 am; ]
Bring the family and join the fun on Saturday November 8 from 11.30am in the Myer Centre (following the Credit Union Christmas Pageant).
In Adelaide, The X Factor Australia finalists The Collective will perform live outside the Myer Adelaide City store before greeting fans in-store! Children can see Santa and kids’ characters as well as enjoy […]

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A Peek into Stardust Castle, where the magic of the Credit Union Christmas Pageant begins

This year the Credit Union Christmas Pageant is celebrating 82 years since the first event in 1933, with the theme ‘Share the Pageant with Someone you Love’.
On the weekend we had the pleasure of visiting the home of the Pageant, Stardust Castle, to get a peek of what goes on behind the scenes of this […]

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Santa’s Cave | Waikerie | 28 November – 31 December 2014

[ November 28, 2014 to December 30, 2014. ]

Santa’s Cave Waikerie
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 Waikerie Community […]

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Flinders Street & Etsy Christmas Grand Bazaar | 6 & 7 December 2014

[ December 6, 2014 to December 7, 2014. ]
Etsy Adelaide’s First Christmas Market!
The biggest online handmade marketplace will become a real market for the first time in Adelaide this Christmas.  Etsy Adelaide is collaborating with Flinders Street Market for a Christmas pop-up market extravaganza.
Flinders Street Market and Etsy Adelaide have formed a festive alliance to bring a wonderful Christmas Grand Bazaar to the […]

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Amahl & The Night Visitors | Christmas Opera | 4-6 December 2014

Amahl & The Night Visitors is a Christmas Opera playing at the Space Theatre for a limited time this December.
Gian Carlo Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors stands alongside Dickens’ A Christmas Carol as a beloved Christmas classic. Essentially a play set to music, this one act opera/musical (the most performed opera in the world […]

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Credit Union Christmas Pageant Launch | 1 October 2014

[ October 1, 2014; 10:45 am to 2:30 pm. ]
Rundle Mall and the Credit Union Christmas Pageant, two icons of Adelaide, have teamed up this year to bring the event even closer to the public commencing with the official launch activity taking place under the new Gawler Place canopy at 10.45am on 1st October 2014.
For […]

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The Nutcracker | Australian Classical Youth Ballet | 20 December 2014

[ December 20, 2014; 2:00 pm; ]
The Australian Classical Youth Ballet are proud to present the world’s favourite Christmas ballet, ‘The Nutcracker’.
This production has been supporting Adelaide children’s charities for the past 12 years and will continue to do so this season.  On stage together will be 80 dancers with a choir of 40 young singers, all brought together to bring […]

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