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Fetes, Fairs and Festivals in South Australia

What's on and things to do in the Festival State.

We'll show you a good time! All year round there are great events in South Australia to keep you entertained. The Fetes, Fairs and Festivals website is a comprehensive guide to the many community-based special events held here throughout the year.

DISCLAIMER: The Fetes Fairs and Festivals website accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any material contained herein and recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to its use. Links to all special event listings are available. We recommend users confirm the details of each prior to attending.

Advertise Your Special Event for Free!

If your organisation is holding a Special Event and would like to place an advertisement on this website, contact us for full details on how to apply. Standard event advertisements are listed free of charge. A Special Event website or Facebook page is required for all listings.

All the Fun of the Fair!

For those planning to hold a Fete, Fair, Festival or Special Event, visiting All the Fun of the Fair is a must. Here you will find an extensive list of special event related suppliers and services including Stage Hire, Fireworks Pyrotechnics, Food Trucks, Amusement Rides, Petting Zoos, Stilt Walkers, Reptile Displays, Wristbands, Ice Creams, Entertainers and much more.

June 24 - Mylor Primary School Bonfire Night

Mylor Oval, Strathalbyn Rd, Mylor South Australia

Join the Mylor Primary School for their annual Bonfire Night. Enjoy kids activities, live music, food, drinks, jumping castle, fireworks display and, of course, the giant bonfire!....read more

July 28 to 30 - Adelaide Beer & BBQ Festival

Adelaide Showground South Australia

Over three days and four sessions in the historic Brick Cattle Pavilion and lawns at the Adelaide Showground, the Adelaide Beer & BBQ Festival is South Australia’s biggest beer, cider & BBQ party. We will be showcasing the best of South Australian, Australian and International Beer & Cider with over 50 exhibitors along with some of South Australia’s best restaurants and chef’s cooking up a BBQ storm in the beer garden plus a couple of very special interstate and international BBQers. Live music Friday & Saturday nights on the new main stage curated by local tastemakers 5/4 Entertainment and DJs all weekend in the beer hall....read more

July 29 to August 5 - Willunga Almond Blossom Festival

Willunga Recreation Park - corner of Aldinga Road and Main Road, Willunga

Every year, the Willunga Almond Blossom Festival gets bigger and better, and this year is no different. There is entertainment galore for all ages, show rides, food stalls, markets and so much more.....read more

September 1 to 3 - Barossa Gourmet Weekend

Barossa Valley, South Australia

This year's program promises to deliver the most exciting and mouth-watering Barossa Gourmet Weekend yet. Over 30 of the region's finest food and wine purveyors are showcased in the third weekend in August. There are a number of ticketed events including masterclasses, long lunches and dinners as well as the traditional Winery Days offering heart-warming food, premium Barossa wine and live entertainment. The three day festival will be a true feast for the senses, with food and wine experiences, family fun days, markets, long lunches, cooking classes and wine master-classes being just some of the highlights....read more

September 1 to 10 - Royal Adelaide Show

Adelaide South Australia

The Royal Adelaide Show is the longest running and largest community event on South Australia’s calendar. It is an action-packed event for the whole family and includes carnival rides and attractions, as well as handicraft, produce, livestock, animal shows, and much more! The show’s celebrations go off with a bang thanks to a nightly fireworks display. Adelaide Showground, South Australia...read more

September 15 to 17 - The Lower Lakes Stockman's Challenge & Bush Festival

Strathalbyn South Australia

The Lower Lakes Stockman's Challenge & Bush Festival is an annual 3 day national event bringing the history and excitement of Aussie Bush Heritage skills and traditions to South Australia. It is held in Strathalbyn in September each year with a large contingent of interstate competitors and visitors. The whole event is managed and coordinated by a dedicated and passionate group of volunteers and is a not-for-profit venture supporting The Royal Flying Doctor Service. This is our fourth event and each year it gets bigger and better. The Challenge is a test of skill in Aussie Bush Heritage events with two days of preliminaries culminating in the excitement of the Finalists competing for the prize money on Sunday. There is prize pool of over $10,000 with the generous support of our sponsors - the competition is very entertaining and the Bush Festival has something for everyone ...read more

September 16 to 17 - Victor Harbor Rock ‘n’ Roll Festival

Adelaide South Australia

Victor Harbor Rock 'n Roll Festival is on again and is one event not to be missed! So Much Fun, Cars & Rock 'n Roll! Classic Cars, Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, Lowriders & Customs will be on display in Warland Reserve on Sunday as part of the festival atmosphere. Rock 'n Roll Rockabilly Entertainment, Rock 'n Roll dancing on a large dance floor, Cool Cars & a great time to be had, so come on down & enjoy a fabulous family day out...read more

September 21 to October 8 - OzAsia Festival

Adelaide South Australia

OzAsia Festival is the premier Australian international arts festival that connects audiences with arts from across Asia, as well as celebrating the vibrant festivities, traditions, and histories that make up the cultural landscape of the Asian region. Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre over two weeks in September each year, OzAsia Festival features contemporary dance, theatre, music, film, visual arts, community and food events, discussions, and the spectacular Moon Lantern Festival – a free community event in Elder Park that culminates in the breathtaking Moon Lantern Parade at sunset, which is the largest lantern parade held in Australia....read more

September 23 - Salisbury Food and Cultural Festival

John St, Salisbury South Australia

The annual Salisbury Cultural Food and Music Festival is being held on Saturday, 23rd September and promises to be bigger and better than ever! This event showcases our amazing local cuisine in an outdoor setting with a full program of live entertainment. Bring the whole family along for a wonderful day out featuring Food Trucks, Market Stalls, Children's Activities, Performances by Cultural Groups, Live Music, Displays and much more....read more

September 29 to October 1 - Ceduna Oysterfest

Ceduna South Australia

Celebrated every South Australia Labor Day Long Weekend. Oysterfest is a genuine grassroots festival that is fast gathering a national profile, the Oysterfest continues to be a celebration of a sense of place for the local community, and a delightful destination for visitors. Spring sunshine, an ocean view and thousands of delectable oysters on offer all add to the sense of relaxation and fun that is the Ceduna Oysterfest......read more

October 15 - Meadows Country Fair

Meadows Oval, Mawson Road, Meadows South Australia

The Meadows Country Fair is regarded as one of the best event of its kind in the Adelaide Hills, this year’s fair promises to be bigger and better than ever. Amusement rides, children’s races, quality market stalls, Farmers Alley, live entertainment, field day, yard dog trials, animal expo, special guest speakers, demonstrations, and more — there’s so much to entertain the whole family. The fair will again feature the ‘’Udder tug’’ hand milking competition-one of the main attractions! The Meadows Country Fair is a community organisation and all proceeds are distributed to all the local community groups, sporting bodies and emergency services as well as each year a Charity is chosen and a 10% donation of gate takings is given......read more

October 19 to 22 - Ferment the Festival

Rymill Park Adelaide South Australia

The inaugural 2017 Ferment the Festival promises to be a terrific addition to South Australia’s gastronomic, tourism and cultural calendar. The new three-day event in Adelaide’s Rymill Park will showcase all kinds of food and beverages produced locally through the fermentation process. This Australian-first festival gives people the chance to sample, learn about and buy not just cheese, but also products such as chocolate, cultured butter, yoghurt, sour dough bread, beer, cider and whiskey.....read more

November 4 to 5 - Carnevale - Adelaide Italian Festival

Adelaide Showground Adelaide

Carnevale brings Italy to your doorstep where you can enjoy the warmth and hospitality Italians are famous for. You are invited to join the Italian community as they celebrate their culture in a fun, cosmopolitan atmosphere. In the company of family and friends you can enjoy fabulous regional food and a glass of wine while experiencing anything from opera to fashion parades to cooking demonstrations and more....read more

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