What’s Happening in Adelaide this December


This December, Adelaide has a little bit of something for everyone!

Moonlight Cinema


Date: From 3 December

Location: Botanic Park

We all know that movies are the perfect spot for blossoming romances and all that jazz, but chuck one under the stars and the moon and you’ve got yourself a swooning extravaganza. Pack the popcorn and a blanket and snuggle up in the warm summer twilight for the Moonlight Cinema, held at the beautiful Botanic Park. Whether you’re after hard-hitting action flicks, lovey-dovey rom-coms or animated antics for the kids, catch all of this year’s hits as well as your favourite classics in over two months of movie-going goodness.


BeachFront Twilight Markets


Date: 4 December

Location: Angus Neil Reserve, Esplanade, Seacliff

There isn’t much that’s better than a long walk on the beach on a beautiful summer night with the sun setting slowly in the distance. Oh wait, yeah there is. Throw in a market stuffed full of unique, boutique handmade products – now that’s an amazing Aussie summer evening. Hungry? Catch one of the many food trucks on offer and treat yourself to dinner by the beach. And with plenty of kids’ activities and live entertainment to boot, there’s fun for the whole family from the sea to the shore.




Date: 12-13 December

Location: Queen’s Theatre

We guarantee this is the hippest market you’ll go to this year. Look, the name doesn’t even have any capital letters! Set in the enchanting Queens Theatre, gathered. brings together over 60 of South Australia’s coolest vendors where you’ll find mouth-watering food, live acoustic entertainment, workshops, and if you’re as bad at gift shopping as we are, there’s even gift-wrapping for those last minute pressies. What’s more, the event proudly supports End Homelessness SA, so not only is it a super cool place to be, it also backs a good cause. Nice!


Adelaide Street Food Festival


Date: 19-20 December

Location: Flinders Street Market

From succulent Vietnamese fusion spring rolls to refreshing green teas and tasty potato twists, delicious food is the order of the day at the Flinders Street Market this December. To fit in with the festive mood of Christmas, the Adelaide Street Food Festival is all about celebrating the tastiest cuisines of the world, sold by colourful hawkers, food carts and trucks. Head on down and join in the Christmas buzz amongst live musical performances and some festive surprises, while devouring cheap and cheerful delights. Is your mouth watering yet? We know ours are.


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