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Published February 27th 2019
‘Marchtastic’ events for all interests, ages & budgets
Jot in the below events for a fantastic month-long entertainment for all interests, budgets and ages this March across Adelaide and surrounds:
1. Adelaide Festival When: Friday, 1- 17 March 2019
Where: Various locations across Adelaide- see website Cost: Free & Ticketed Events- see website. Details: This annual festival will be back on this March and it will feature one of Australia's largest multi-arts events with entertainment, family-friendly events, theatre, dance, music, literature, contemporary, visual arts, new media and much more. Click here for the website.
2. Marion Fringe Carnival When: Saturday, 2 & 3 March 2019: From 12pm Where: Marion Cultural Centre, 287 Diagonal Rd, Oaklands Cost: Free
Details: This family-friendly event will showcase entertainment, live music, roving performers, performances, art installations, children activities, workshops, food & wine events, artisan markets, carnival festivities, games, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Marion Cultural Centre Facebook
3. Russian Pancake Festival When: Sunday, 3 March 2019: 11am-3pm Where: Russia House, 239 The Parade, Norwood
Details: This multicultural and family-friendly festival will showcase a celebration of the richness and diversity of Russian culture with entertainment, spectacular performances, masterclasses, scrumptious Russian food, pop-ups, demonstrations and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from RARC SA -ТКС Соотечественников штата Южная Австралия Facebook
4. Drop-In Meditation Class
When: Monday, 4 & 18 March 2019: 7:30pm-9pm
Where: Blackwood Uniting Church, 266 Main Rd, Blackwood
Details: This class is self-contained and no need to book or bring anything. It will feature simple guided breathing meditation followed by a teaching and a second guided meditation based on the topic. Refreshments will be served after Class. Click here for the website.
5. Adelaide's Annual Wedding Expo
When: Sunday, 3 March 2019: 10am-3pm
Where: Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Port Rd, Hindmarsh
Details: This expo will feature all things wedding with a showcase of pop-ups and displays featuring handpicked creative vendors including florist, bridal gowns, photography, invitations, wedding cars, hens parties, makeup, fitness, men's suits, shows, videography, reception venues, honeymoon, bridal favours, candy buffets, wedding cakes, bridal jewellery, wedding planners, marriage celebrants, wedding stylist and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Wedding Expos Australia Facebook
6. Sunday Sessions
When: Sunday, 3 & 31 March 2019: 3pm-6pm
Where: Café Komodo, 118 Prospect Rd, Prospect
Details: This family-friendly relaxing event will showcase great music, food, and relaxing in the garden. Click here for the website.
When: Friday, 8-11 March 2019
Where: Adelaide Botanic Park, North Terrace, Adelaide
Cost: See website
Details: This family-friendly festival is one of Australia's iconic festivals and it will feature a program jam-packed with entertainment, music, artists, workshops, dances, performances, activities, classes and more. Click here for the website.
8. Power of the Past
When: Saturday, 9 & 10 March 2019: 9th: 10am-5pm & 10th: 7am-3pm
Where: Mt Barker Oval, Alexandria Rd, Mt Barket
Details: This family-friendly event will showcase one of the largest rallies of its type in South Australia with vintage stationary engines, trucks, tractors, motorcycle displays, exhibits, swap & meet, food & drink stalls, market stalls, children activities, entertainment and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Adelaide Hills Motor Restorers Club Inc Facebook
9. Cellar Door Festival
When: Friday, 15-17 March 2019
Where: Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide
Cost: Tickets range from Free- $100- see website
Details: This festival will be loaded with South Australia's best produce from more than 180 wineries, breweries, distilleries and food producers across 17 South Australian regions. There will be tasting & sampling opportunities, masterclasses, up close and personal with iconic food & wine personalities opportunities, pop-ups, events and more. Click here for the website.
10. Mt Pleasant Country Show
When: Saturday, 16 March 2019: 9am-5pm
Where: Talunga Park, Mt Pleasant
Cost: Adults: $10pp, Concession: $5pp, Children (Over 11yrs): $5pp & Children under 10yrs: Free
Details: This family-friendly country show will be packed with entertainment, festivities, livestock displays, carnival & amusement rides, sideshows, market stalls, log chopping, demonstrations, competitions, horse events, and more. Click here for the website.
11. Mount Barker Show
When: Friday, 22 March 2019
Where: Mt Barker Showgrounds, Mt Barker
Cost: Adults: $8pp, Concessions: $5pp & Children under 12yrs: Free
Details: This family-friendly show will showcase a line-up of entertainment, indoor & outdoor exhibits, market stalls featuring art & craft, food and more. There will also be carnival festivities, farm animals, cooking demonstrations, produce exhibitions, roving performers, jumping castle and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Mount Barker District Show Facebook
12. Westminster Fun Fair
When: Saturday, 23 March 2019: 9am-3pm
Where: Westminster School, Alison Ave, Marion
Details: This fair will be jam-packed with family-friendly entertainment, activities, games, sideshows, amusement & carnival rides, festivities, market stalls, monster clothing stall, petting zoo, food & drink stalls, performances and more. Click here for the website.
13. Agility Dog Club of SA Games Trial
When: Saturday, 23 March 2019: 6pm-9pm
Where: Pedigree Park, West Beach Rd, West Beach
Details: This family-friendly & pet-friendly event will showcase owners and dogs to compete in a sport where they work as a team to complete a course similar to the equestrian sport of showjumping but with a few extra obstacles included. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Agility Dog Club of SA Facebook
14. Holi Festival
When: Sunday, 24 March 2019: 10am-2pm
Where: Glenunga Hub, L'Estrange St, Glenunga
Details: This multicultural family-friendly festival will be a celebration of colour and it will feature all things colourful with Indian festivities, Bollywood music, games, food stalls, colour throwing events and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Burnside Community Centres Facebook
15. St Peters Fair
When: Saturday, 30 March 2019: 10am-4pm
Where: Linde Reserve, Stepney
Details: This fair will include a fantastic line-up of family-friendly entertainment, activities, live music, performances, delicious food, market stalls, children activities, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from City of Norwood Payneham and St Peters Facebook
16. Murraylands Fair
When: Sunday, 31 March 2019
Where: Murray Bridge Racing Club, 2a Maurice Rd, Murray Bridge
Cost: Gold coin donation.
Details: There will be a showcase of non-stop entertainment for the whole family to enjoy including activities, amusement & carnival rides, petting zoo, boutique market stalls, food & drink stalls, bouncy castle, gems and more. Click here for the website.