Adelaide What’s On

The BCL Adelaide What\’s On pages have one events page per month. These pages have public holidays, school holidays and major events. Pages also include theatres, cinemas, festivals and other things to do.

See pages for each month: January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December | Find out more about posting your event here.

April in Adelaide & South Australia

What’s On April 2017 in South Australia Change Your Smoke Alarm Battery Day 2 April (Sunday) 2017 – Daylight saving ends 3.00 am– put your clocks back 1 hour. See time zones for more information. 14 April 2017 – Good Friday – Public Holiday 15 April 2017 – Easter Saturday – Public Holiday 16 April… See more

August in Adelaide & South Australia

August 2017 in Adelaide & SA 18 to 25 August 2017 – CBCA Children’s Book Week – Celebrating Australian books, authors and illustrators. The 2017 Book Week theme will be Escape to Everywhere (see our BCL page on Book Week). August Events from the forum Move on to September events Post your events of the… See more

Cinemas in Adelaide South Australia – Links to individual cinema pages

Adelaide SA Cinemas Adelaide University Union Cinema, see Adelaide University Film Society Cameo Cinemas – Murray Bridge Greater Union Cinemas / Birch, Carroll & Coyle Hoyts Mercury and Iris Cinemas in Adelaide. The Cinemas are run by the Media Resource Centre to enhance screen culture and to give screening opportunities to emerging South Australian film… See more

Craft and Farmers Markets in Adelaide and South Australia

Markets in Adelaide and South Australia The details below have been provided by market organisers but are notoriously difficult to keep up to date. Please email us at contact us if you find details are no longer correct.  Market organisers should contact us to get their latest details on this page. Adelaide Produce Markets –… See more

December in Adelaide & South Australia

South Australia is the only state in Australia that has a public holiday on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve. December 2017 – Events in Adelaide and South Australia 3 December (Sunday) 2017 – International Day of People with Disability – Aims to promote an understanding of people with a disability and encourage support for… See more

Exhibitions and Galleries Adelaide South Australia

Adelaide Exhibitions, Galleries and Museums Adelaide Central Gallery Antiquarian Print Gallery Art Gallery of South Australia – North Terrace. Arts Industry Council of South Australia Ayers House Museum – 19th Century house. North Terrace. Classic Jets Fighter Museum Craftsouth – Centre for contemporary craft and design. Flinders University Art Museum Gallery 139 Jam Factory –… See more

February in Adelaide & South Australia

February 2017 Events in Adelaide & SA Chinese New Year (For Chinese New Year party and costume ideas see ThemesForParties: Oriental). 6 February (Monday) 2017 – New Zealand (Waitangi) Day Celebrations – Waitangi Day is New Zealand’s annual celebration of the signing of the Waitangi Treaty. 14 February (Tuesday) 2017 – Valentine’s Day – see Valentine’s… See more

Festivals Adelaide & South Australia

Productions / Festivals / Special Events Adelaide Festival of Arts Adelaide Film Festival Adelaide Fringe Festival Adelaide Festival of Ideas Carnevale in Adelaide is an opportunity for South Australia’s Italian community to share its wonderful vibrant culture and traditions with the rest of the community. Clipsal 500 V8 Supercar event Come Out Festival – South… See more

Historical Places To Go in Adelaide South Australia

Adelaide SA Historical Attractions Adelaide Town Hall Classic Jets Fighter Museum located at Parafield Airport. The History Trust of South Australia includes the Migration Museum, National Motor Museum, South Australian Maritime Museum, the Community History Unit, and the Queen’s Theatre. Rodney Fox Shark Museum South Australian Aviation Museum South Australian Maritime Museum in the historic Bond… See more

January in Adelaide & South Australia

January 2017 Events in Adelaide and South Australia 1 January (Sunday) 2017 – New Years Day (Public Holiday) 2 January (Monday) 2017 – Additional Public Holiday for New Year – it’s a long weekend! 26 January (Thursday) 2017 – Australia Day (Public Holiday) The official Australia Day Council website has details of events all around… See more

July in Adelaide & South Australia

July 2017 in Adelaide & South Australia 2 to 9 July 2017 – NAIDOC Week is held in the first full week of July. It is a time to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements and is an opportunity to recognise the contributions that Indigenous Australians make to our country and… See more

June in Adelaide & South Australia

June in Adelaide means winter and the shortest day of the year. June 2017 in Adelaide & South Australia 5 June – World Environment Day – Commemorated each year on 5 June, is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action… See more

Live Music Venues Adelaide South Australia

Live Music Venues Adelaide & South Australia Adelaide Entertainment Centre – Cnr Port Rd & Adam St, Hindmarsh The Austral Hotel – 205 Rundle St, Adelaide Avoca Hotel – 893 South Rd, Clarence Gardens. Botanic Gardens, Adelaide The Cavern – Lower Mezzanine, Station Arcade Corner North Tce & Bank St Adelaide City. Church the Nightclub… See more

March in Adelaide & SA

8 March (Wednesday) 2017 – International Women’s Day 13 March (Monday) 2017 – March Public Holiday – South Australia only – Adelaide Cup Day (see AU school and public holiday dates.) 17 March (Friday) 2017 – St Patrick’s Day – see Themes for Parties for St Patrick’s Day decorations and costumes. 25 March (Saturday) 2017 –… See more

May in Adelaide & SA

May 2017 Events in Adelaide & SA 1 May (Monday) 2017 – School Term 2 begins in SA schools – (see AU school holiday dates). Australian Office Professionals Day – Visit our Secretary’s Day page. International Composting Awareness Week Australia (ICAW), is a week of activities, events and publicity to improve awareness about the importance… See more

November in Adelaide & South Australia

November 2017 in Adelaide and South Australia 7 November (Tuesday) 2017 – Melbourne Cup Day – (For cup day costumes and party ideas see ThemesForParties.com.au.) 11 November (Saturday) 2017 – Remembrance Day 16 November (Thursday) 2017 – International Day of Tolerance. The United Nations’ (UN) International Day for Tolerance is annually observed on November 16… See more

Places To Go in Adelaide South Australia

Adelaide SA Attractions Adelaide Planetarium Adelaide Zoo Adelaide Town Hall – see the website for virtual tours and details of real life tours Art Gallery of South Australia Botanic Gardens Botanic Gardens of Adelaide City of Port Adelaide – be a tourist in your own town Cleland Wildlife Park Dacou Aboriginal Art Gallery Falie –… See more

September in Adelaide & South Australia

September 2017 What’s On Adelaide 3 September (Sunday) 2017 – Australian National Flag Day – The Australian Flag was first raised on this day in 1901. 1 to 10 September 2017 – Royal Adelaide Show The show begins on the first Friday of September each year. 3 September (Sunday) 2017 – Father’s Day – see Father’s… See more

Theatres and Theatre Groups Adelaide South Australia

Adelaide Theatres Adelaide Festival Centre Adelaide’s Independent Theatre Inc Adelaide Repertory Theatre is the oldest surviving amateur theatre company in the Southern Hemisphere Blackwood Players Burnside Players Co-Opera Opera On The Move Creative Souls Theatre Galleon Theatre Group Inc Gilbert And Sullivan Society Of South Australia Hills Youth Theatre Holden Street Theatres – three versatile… See more