Upcoming events

Notice of upcoming medium to major events 

The City of Adelaide has developed a dashboard which provides a two-month overview of upcoming events in the Adelaide Park Lands and road events.

Events shown are classed as medium or major in size and scale (events attracting 1,501+ people) and include both City of Adelaide and external events.

Please note that the information shown includes events which are at different stages of gaining approval from the City of Adelaide. The information shown, therefore, is subject to change at short notice.

How to use the dashboard

The dashboard can be viewed using any internet browser on any smart device.

The dashboard shows a map of the City of Adelaide precinct. The coloured circles indicate proposed event sites. Click on any coloured circle to find out more about the event. The information about the particular event will appear on the right-hand side of the map.

Table of upcoming events

For ease of viewing, a list of the upcoming events for 2020 contained in the dashboard is provided in the table below:




EventDate and timeLocationDescriptionWebsite and contact details


5 Jan

11:00 am to 10:30 pm

Elder Park  (Part of Tarntanya Wama (Park 26) )

FOMO is a 5- stop national festival tour targeting music lover, showcasing musical talent over one day and one stage.

0481 761 092


Tour Down Under18 Jan to 26 Jan

Various event times (refer to website)
Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga Tour Down Under is the first stop for the world's best cycling teams and riders and is the biggest cycling race in the southern hemisphere. This 11-day event bring professional cycling teams to race on the streets of Adelaide and regional SA each January. Tour Down Under also includes a range of other associated events, mass-participation rides for children and adults, street parties and live music.8463 4701
Australia Day in the City 26 Jan

7:00 pm to midnight
Elder Park Australia Day Celebration including parade, 21 gun salute, concert and fireworks.8212 3999 /0437 234 988
Tandanya Event- Survival Day26 Jan

1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Rymill Park / Murlawirrapurka (Park 14)Survival Day is a time for the community to gather to celebrate the resilience of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The day aims to acknowledge and reinforce the present and future of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.To be advised


EventDate and timeLocationDescriptionWebsite and contact details

Adelaide Tet Festival

1 to 2 Feb

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Bonython Park / Tulya Wardli (Park 27)

A Vietnamese Lunar New Year festival, celebrating Vietnamese tradition, culture and food with stage performances and entertainment.


Chinatown Lunar New Year Street Party

1 Feb

12:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Gouger Street

This event will feature lunar new year multicultural performances on stage, wine and food stalls as well as exhibition stalls showcasing Chinese culture on Moonta Street and Gouger Street.


Laziza Multicultural Festival 2 Feb

12:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Shannon PlaceMulticultural festival with a focus on food, music, dance and entertainment from the Middle East and Mediterranean areas. The event is family friendly, featuring a range of children's activities.0403 043 743

Music in the Square

6 Feb

12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Hindmarsh Square / MukataThe City of Adelaide and Music SA proudly celebrates Adelaide as a UNESCO City of Music with live tunes from Adelaide's best local, emerging talent. 8203 7203

Oceania 20km Walk Championships 20209 Feb

7:00 am to 11:00 am
War Memorial DriveOceania championships for the 20km walk.Website
The Garden of Unearthly Delights13 Feb to 16 Mar

10:00 am to 1:00 am
Rundle Park / Kadlitpina (Park 13)
An Adelaide Fringe venue, the Garden delivers a unique festival playground including multiple performance venues, bars, carnival rides, world foods, market stalls and sideshow surprises.

Gluttony Food and Wine Festival13 Feb to 15 MarRymill Park / Murlawirrapurka (Park 14)Gluttony is a vibrant, popular outdoor venue hub for the Adelaide Fringe. The event will feature over 150 Fringe acts, cuisines, bars and other offerings. Family friendly activities will also feature and multiple areas to chill and watch the world go by. Website
Adelaide Fringe Opening Night

13 to 14 Feb

5:00 pm to 9:00pm

Rymill Park / Murlawirrapurka (Park 14) & East TerraceOpening night event for Adelaide Fringe 2020. 8100 2000

Cirque Africa14 Feb to 15 Mar

12:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Hindmarsh Square / MukataCirque Africa is a theatrical African circus production which showcases the different cultures of Africa through music, dance and acrobatics. Each year, a new production with different artists from all around Africa is showcased.0432 126 262

East End Unleashed14 Feb to 14 Mar

5:00 pm to 12:00 am
Rundle Road & Rundle StreetAt a time when the crowds flock to the city for the summer festivals, roads will be closed along Rundle Street over five weekends. The event will include an expansion of the alfresco dining spilled onto the streets and a swell of engaging performers and buskers entertained the crowds.8203 7203

The Big Bounce Australia 202015 Feb to 1 Mar

8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Ellis Park / Tampawardli (Park 24)The Big Bounce Australia is the world's biggest bounce house (Guiness World Record certified), an incredible 300 metre long inflatable obstacle course and a three part space-themed wonderland. Offering different sessions throughout the day (designed to cater for all ages- from tiny tots to adult-only sessions) and covering over 1,500 square metres. The Big Bounce Australia will also feature a resident DJ, music (tailored to each age group), confetti cannons, beach balls, as well as fun games, competitions and giveaways.Website
World T20 Cricket16 to 19 Feb

10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Gladys Elphick Park / Narnungga (Park 25)Women's warm up matches ahead of the Women's World T20 Tournament.Website
Superloop Adelaide 50020 to 23 Feb

7:00 am to midnight
Victoria Park / Pakapakanthi (Park 16)Superloop Adelaide 500 is Australia's largest domestic motorsport event and widely regarded as one of the best touring car races in the world and is the Australian Supercars Championship season opener. Built into the Superloop Adelaide 500 are some 90 individual events including a Ladies Day Luncheon, charity luncheons with Supercar drivers, driver autograph sessions, beach and fashion parades, exotic vehicle displays, sideshows, family entertainment, after race concerts and Australian Defence Force air displays.Website

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Need more information?

If you have any questions about the status of events shown on this page, please contact the City of Adelaide Events team:

08 8203 7203

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