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Published April 12th 2016
Discover more about your local community with these events
If you're a resident of the eastern region of Adelaide, and are looking for events close to home, look no further. Things are definitely happening around this side of town, despite the change in weather. We're truly blessed with bustling hot spots comprising the Eastern Suburbs, and what better way to experience it all than with family and friends.
Tasting Australia brings you Taste Glynde, a perfect Sunday soiree to add to your calendar. Glynde is an ever-growing local destination filled with a variety of food manufacturing businesses and stores.
It's a popular food hub, and is home to many cafes that pride themselves on quality produce, such as pasta, gelato, coffee, cheese, confectionary, pastries and more. Taste Glynde will comprise live cooking demonstrations, live music and entertainment, and food sampling of locally produced food and wine. The kids will be entertained with cooking classes and activities, to make Taste Glynde an exceptional free family event. Located at Robert Menz, 71 Glynburn Road, Glynde.
Who can deny discounted movie tickets? The Regal Theatre will be hosting this family friendly film event, featuring Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. Tickets are only $10, and light refreshments will also be provided. Embrace the Burnside community by visiting and supporting a local suburban theatre.
Additionally, A History of Haigh's Chocolates, presented by Author Professor Barbara Santich at the Burnside Library is a must for any chocolate enthusiast. Learn more about the history of the first 25 Years of Haighs Chocolates with a personal insight into the history of chocolate in Australia. Of course, chocolate sampling is bound to make this night even better.
It doesn't stop there, Unley will also be joining in the fun in their indulgent afternoon experience and ladies discovery tour, comprising a guided visit to a variety of Unley Road's established businesses. Secrets of Unley Road North invites guests to learn more about Unley's participating businesses by exclusively meeting the owners, partaking in unique activities, demonstrations, treatments and workshops, as well as a generous VIP gift bag to fill at Chique CosMedical Skin and Body Solutions, Ladybeads and FacePaint.
The Campbelltown City Council has put together Sharefest, a unique market place for all to enjoy. Bring along ten items that are no longer needed and in good condition, or you don't have to bring anything at all, simply enjoy the simplicity of sharing with others. Clothing, books, DVDS, seedlings, jewellery, art, linen and utensils are encouraged. Mingle with the Campbelltown community or give away hoarded items, because "Sharing is the new shopping".
You don't need to travel far to discover upcoming events in Adelaide, explore your neighbourhood and you'll find that some are just around the corner.