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Spring is Here!

Ade­laide is the per­fect place to be this Spring. Check out some of the best things to do as the weath­er gets warmer.

The Big Wedgie

28 Sep­tem­ber — 14 October

For the first time, The Big Wedgie is mak­ing West Beach their home from Sat­ur­day 28 Sep­tem­ber — Sun­day 14 Octo­ber. Locat­ed next to West Beach Parks Resort on Mil­i­tary Road, peo­ple of any age will enjoy the thrill of The Big Wedgie, The Just Right Wedgie and The Lit­tle Wedgie. 

Stay­ing at West Beach Parks? All of our guests receive 25% dis­count. To book your tick­ets, please vis­it The Big Wedgie web­site.

Spring Affair Festival

30 Sep­tem­ber 2018

Think Sea and Vines with­out the large crowds.…. McLaren Vale opens its doors with 6 of its most icon­ic winer­ies to show­case some of the best food and wine from the region.

To book your own adven­ture tour, or dis­cov­er what pub group tours are avail­able, please head to the Spring Affair web­site.

Ade­laide Film Festival

10 – 21 Octo­ber 2018

Cel­e­brat­ing its 16th year, the Ade­laide Film Fes­ti­val is an 11 day cel­e­bra­tion of Aus­tralian and Inter­na­tion­al screen cul­ture. The youngest but most dynam­ic nation­al screen event, Ade­laide Film Fes­ti­val was estab­lished in 2003 and was placed in Variety’s list of 50 Unmiss­able Film Fes­ti­vals”. It is Australia’s pre­mier film event, launch­ing new films, art and inter­ac­tive projects to nation­al and inter­na­tion­al audi­ences.

To view the pro­gram and fes­ti­val expe­ri­ences, please vis­it the Ade­laide Film Fes­ti­val website.

Ade­laide Fash­ion Festival

17 – 21 Octo­ber 2018

The Ade­laide Fash­ion Fes­ti­val (pre­sent­ed by Mere­des-Benz Ade­laide & Unley) is a cel­e­bra­tion of inno­v­a­tive South Aus­tralian design and style and show­cas­es Adelaide’s cre­ative indus­tries in some of the city’s vibrant venues.

Guests will be inspired across the five days of the fes­ti­val; the pro­gram includes inter­na­tion­al-stan­dard run­way shows, mas­ter­class­es, the chance to meet top fash­ion iden­ti­ties over lunch and retail acti­va­tions fea­tur­ing tomorrow’s top trends.

For more infor­ma­tion on the 5 day pro­gram, please vis­it The Ade­laide Fash­ion Fes­ti­val Web­site.

Ade­laide Fash­ion Fes­ti­val Stay & Play Street Party

21 Octo­ber 2018

On the last day of the Ade­laide Fash­ion Fes­ti­val, there will be a street par­ty at Jet­ty Road, Glenelg from 11am — 7pm. Enjoy fash­ion parades, live music, children’s activ­i­ties and plen­ty of shop­ping. The huge­ly suc­cess­ful KID­DO Mar­kets will embrace a sea change, bring­ing guests the best of local­ly pro­duced and sourced garments.

For more infor­ma­tion and all enquiries, please vis­it the City of Hold­fast Bay web­site.


25 Octo­ber — 11 Novem­ber 2018

OzA­sia Fes­ti­val is Australia’s lead­ing inter­na­tion­al arts fes­ti­val engag­ing with Asia. Held over 18 days this spring, the annu­al OzA­sia Fes­ti­val pro­gram presents the very best in con­tem­po­rary dance, the­atre, music, visu­al art, film, lit­er­a­ture, food, fam­i­ly events, work­shops, talks and more from across Asia today. 2018 will see the largest pro­gram EVER!

To view the pro­gram and pur­chase tick­ets, please vis­it the OzA­sia Fes­ti­val Web­site.

Lucky Dumpling Market

25 Octo­ber — 11 November

As part of the OzA­sia Fes­ti­val, eat your way through Asia right here in Ade­laide with Asian Inspired BBQ’s, noo­dles, stir-fries, cur­ries and of course deli­cious dumplings.

Open­ing Hours:

Tues­day — Fri­day: 4:30pm until late

Sat­ur­day & Sun­day: 12pm until late

For more infor­ma­tion and all enquiries please vis­it the OzA­sia Fes­ti­val web­site

Fer­ment the Festival

27 – 28 Octo­ber 2018

Australia’s biggest Cheese Fes­ti­val and only Fer­men­ta­tion Fes­ti­val has com­bined into one loca­tion over two big days this Octo­ber. Cel­e­brat­ing all things wine, cheese and fer­ment­ed has nev­er looked or tast­ed so good.

Spend the day tast­ing a range of South Aus­tralian pro­duce, attend the live cook­ing demos or try your luck at the Cheese Triv­ia Quizzes amongst MUCH more.

To pur­chase tick­ets, please vis­it the Fer­ment the Fes­ti­val web­site.

Feast Fes­ti­val

10 – 25 Novem­ber 2018

Feast is Adelaide’s only not-for-prof­it LGBTI Queer Arts and Cul­tur­al Fes­ti­val that cel­e­brates Pride and Diver­si­ty. Feast began in 1997 pro­vid­ing a safe and inclu­sive plat­form for the LGB­TIQ com­mu­ni­ty to share and express them­selves through art and cul­ture. With a range of drag shows, cabaret and the­atre-playreads, there is some­thing for every­one.

To view the pro­gram and pur­chase tick­ets, please vis­it the Feast Fes­ti­val web­site.

Straw­ber­ry Picking

Novem­ber — April

As the weath­er warms up, the Beeren­berg straw­ber­ry sea­son begins. Spend the day in the sun, pick­ing your own straw­ber­ries and enjoy the fresh­ly picked taste… some­thing you don’t get from a supermarket.

To find out more infor­ma­tion, and check the patch open times, please head to the Beeren­berg web­site.

Christ­mas Pageant

10 Novem­ber 2018

We can’t believe we are think­ing about Christ­mas, but the Annu­al Christ­mas Pageant is less than 2 months away!! Start plan­ning your ear­ly morn­ing to secure your favourite spot, the Cred­it Union Christ­mas Pageant starts at the cor­ner of Kind William Street and South Ter­race and weaves its way through the city to the Mag­ic Cave at David Jones. 

Sem­a­phore Spring Fair

25 Novem­ber 2018

Cel­e­brate the start of sum­mer at the award win­ning annu­al Raine & Horne Sem­a­phore Street Fair!

The Sem­a­phore Street Fair is a day of fun and enter­tain­ment for the whole fam­i­ly. Sem­a­phore Road is closed from the Esplanade to Swan Ter­race, allow­ing the street to come alive with over 250 mar­ket stalls and MUCH MORE.

Check out the Sem­a­phore Street Fair Face­book Page for more information.

Have a question?

Contact West Beach Parks or phone (+61 8) 8355 7360

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