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Free Family Fun


Bundle up the family and head out for a day of free entertainment. Learn, create, discover and move all throughout the city.

Free Art Classes

The Art Gallery of South Australia is nurturing the creativity of little minds with ‘Start at the Gallery’. Each month there is an introduction to art event for children aged 3-12 and their families. Live performances, tours and art activities on the theme of the current exhibitions.

First Sunday of each month, 11 AM – 3 PM

Art Gallery of South Australia


Image: Nat Rogers

Dream BIG

Dream Big Children’s Festival offers inspiring arts experiences for little and young people. The program is packed full of performances, exhibitions, workshops and activities themed around People Together. There are oodles of free events available alongside ticketed options.

22 May - 1 June

Adelaide Festival Centre


Image: Cath Leo Photography

Win a family pass to Star Wars in Concert

May the fourth be with you! Enter to win 4 x tickets to the see the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra perform Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in concert, 7pm, May 4 (of course!). Thanks to the ASO, you can treat your Padawans to this screen and sound extravaganza.


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Immerse yourself in the culture, colour and cuisine of Indonesia at this vibrant family-friendly community festival in the heart of the city. Enjoy performances of traditional and contemporary Indonesian dance and music, feast your eyes on artworks and indulge in an array of aromatic food delights!

Sunday 28 April, 10 AM – 5PM

Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga


Image: Jake Wunder, Wunderlust Photography

The Science of Super-Heroes

Ever wondered if you might get super powers or if Superman could really lift that car? Visit the City Library for science club and find out about the science behind what makes people super! Little heroes must be booked in and accompanied by an adult.

Thursday 18 April, 10.30 AM – 12 PM 

City Library


Adelaide Busking and Food Truck Festival

Light Square will be taken over by sweet sounds and delicious smells for this multi-day festival! This is the perfect day out for kids with plenty to entertain: rides, silent disco and tons of games. Meanwhile a bar, food trucks and buskers will provide entertainment for the grown ups.

April 26, 4 PM - 9 PM 

April 27, 11 AM - 9 PM 

April 28, 11 AM – 8 PM

Light Square



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