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

  • Stirling Arts Festival

    Stirling Arts Festival

    The Stirling Arts Festival, held on the grounds of St Catherine's School in the Adelaide Hills on Sunday 9 November, will celebrate the diverse range of arts present in our local community. You will see a fabulous selection of outdoor art on exhibit and experience a festival atmosphere with an array of market stalls, arts based activities and workshops for children to explore new art forms.

  • Credit Union Christmas Pageant

    Credit Union Christmas Pagenat

    The annual Credit Union Christmas Pageant is the traditional welcome to the festive season in South Australia. For over 80 years children and families have lined the route to watch the colourful procession weave its way through the city streets before Father Christmas arrives at the Magic Cave.

  • Australian Geographic ANZANG Nature Photographer of the Year

    Australian Geographic ANZANG Nature Photographer of the Year

    The Australian Geographic ANZANG Nature Photographer of the Year exhibition is a stunning showcase of nature unique to the Australian, New Zealand, Antarctic and New Guinea bioregion. The exhibition is on at the South Australian Museum from 10 October to 30 November. It is derived from the competition of the same name, celebrating the ANZANG region. Image credit: 'Praise to the rain' by Charles H Davis, NSW, Winner, Monochrome, ANZANG 2014.

Major events

Major events promo

State Theatre Company of SA production until 9 November

Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

Gershwin’s American Songbook 7 and 8 November.

Community events

Community events promo
Transitions Film Festival

On until 16 November.


Russian National Dance Show performing at Tanunda.

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