Arts and Cultural Events

We'll show you a good time

The arts have always been a very serious business here in South Australia. Choose from an eclectic array of theatre, music and dance at one of our many world-class theatres and venues. With summer in full swing, South Australia is the place to be for arts enthusiasts.

Come to Adelaide to enjoy the delights of the world-renowned Adelaide Fringe, Adelaide Festival and WOMADelaide. After dark, enjoy alfresco dining in Adelaide’s East End as you soak up the atmosphere of these marvellous events.

What's on now

  • Australian Youth Orchestra Concert Series

    Australian Youth Orchestra Concert Series

    The Australian Youth Orchestra presents the annual National Music Camp (NMC) concert series where audiences will experience the brilliance and passion of our young classical musicians as they take this critical step in their musical and professional development, culminating in a live performance. 10 to 17 January 2015. 

  • Fashion Icons

    Fashion Icons

    Exclusive to Adelaide, Fashion Icons: Masterpieces from the collection of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris draws on the most comprehensive collection of French fashion in the world. Over 100 emblematic haute couture garments created by some of the world's leading fashion designers will debut on North Terrace in a major exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia. On display until 15 February 2015.

  • Loxton Christmas Lights Festival 2014

    Loxton Christmas Lights Festival 2014

    The charming town of Loxton comes alive during the Christmas Lights Festival with large clusters of residential streets featuring homes adorned with thousands of twinkling light displays, Christmas figurines, garlands and tinsel. Loxton Light Up Day is the day Loxton officially turns on its magic which begins the famous month long Christmas Lights Festival. 


Major events

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Storm Boy Film Screening

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the film at Goolwa.

Semaphore Greek Cultural Festival 2015

Two days of fabulous Greek food and culture at Semaphore.

Community events

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Breakaway Versus Peleton

Art exhibition in McLaren Vale until 30 January 2015.

Our Mob 2014

Showcasing South Australian Indigenous art until 25 January 2015.

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