Arts and Cultural Events

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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

  • OzAsia Festival

    OzAsia Festival, Adelaide, South Australia

    The OzAsia Festival presents work by Australian artists that identify with an Asian heritage. It stages collaborative work between Australian and Asian artists and presents a cross section of traditional and contemporary cultures of Asia. The OzAsia Festival has a broad cultural reach and includes theatre, dance, music, film, visual arts, food and design culture. 5 to 21 September.

  • Flinders Ranges - A Brush with Art

    Flinders Ranges - A Brush with Art

    In 2004, a number of exhibition organisers came together with a view to establishing an art trail in the Flinders Ranges and Outback region which grew into Flinders Ranges - A Brush with Art. In 2014 there are 16 exhibitions happening across the Flinders Ranges with a wide range of artistic mediums on display until 6 October.

  • Remember Me: The Lost Diggers of Vignacourt exhibition

    Remember Me: The Lost Diggers of Vignacourt exhibition

    Remember Me: The Lost Diggers of Vignacourt is a poignant photographic exhibition based on portrait images taken of the Australian soldiers serving in Vignacourt, France during World War One. On display at the State Library of South Australia until 19 October. 

Major events

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Sep
01
The Microscope Project

Art exhibition "under the microscope". Until 21 September.

Sep
19
Rock n Roll Festival 2014

Three days of music, cars and culture in Victor Harbor.

Sep
27
Nu Shu: Secret Songs of Women

Conductor Tan Dun joins with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.

Community events

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Sep
14
Mooi Indie – Beautiful Indies

An exhibition of contemporary Indonesian art until 3 October.

Oct
01
The Suit

The Australian premiere of Peter Brooks production until 12 October.

Oct
02
Kangaroo Island Art Feast 2014

Annual celebration of art, food and wine, on until 6 October.

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