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Free Events for Kids in Adelaide

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Who says you need to spend money to have a good time!  There’s no shortage of free events for kids in Adelaide. Join your local community for a stroll around a local market, enjoy dancing to live music, lay out a picnic rug at a park event or food truck festival, take a free tour. If you’re looking for things to do in Adelaide for free with your little peeps, check here to find events that won’t cost you a cent!

School holidays don’t have to cost a fortune either. Museums, shopping centres, councils and community centers are just a few of the places who host FREE and FUN programs, activities and events that won’t break the bank. There’s FREE sports, arts and crafts, science, nature play activities, workshops, family days and more. Find a FREE school holiday event below.

Feb 17 all-day Brighton and Seacliff Yacht Club
Bar Open at 11am Children’s Bouncy Castle & Face Painting FREE Come & Try Sailing with BSYC instructors 1pm to 4pm FREE Come & Try Stand Up Paddle Boards 1pm to 3pm (limited spots) Food[...]
Feb 17 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Feb 17 @ 1:35 PM – 4:35 PM Norwood Oval
History will be made when Adelaide hosts Geelong in their first ever AFLW away game at Norwood Oval. It will be a fun Sunday afternoon of footy with the Crows Kids Zone, pre-game face painting[...]
Feb 21 @ 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Fox Avenue Reserve
Council is seeking feedback and ideas on how Fox Avenue Reserve Playground and surrounds can be improved. To contribute head along to a FREE BBQ at the playground on Thursday 21 February from 5pm to[...]
Feb 22 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM Glandore Neighbourhood Centre
Our focus in 2019 is to bring young people together, so we can better understand their needs. Our vision is to build their capacity to learn and earn! So #ComeToGlandore is an opportunity for you[...]
Feb 22 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Onkaparinga Arts
No need to get into the city to experience some of Adelaide Fringe 2019 action and comedy down south! Experience Friday nights at Sauerbier House this Port Noarlunga Fringe season. Featuring local artists, entertainers, music[...]
Feb 24 all-day Blackwood Memorial Hall
The 1st market for 2019 is going to be amazing!! With talented creators and producers, delicious food, live music, and free entertainment all day, 2019 is off to a rocking start with the Blackwood Artisan[...]
Feb 24 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Feb 24 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Stirling Village & Various Around Stirling (Ref Map)
Stirling Laneways is more than a market. Each event celebrates a different fun theme. Feel free to dress up and join in, or simply come along to watch and enjoy the Laneways spectacle! The Laneways season runs from September[...]
Feb 25 @ 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Goodstart Early Learning Clearview
Please join in for a Sleep Workshop open to all parents. The workshop is presented by Sonia Harris a Child and Maternal Health Nurse. Together in a relaxed way we will look at babies sleep[...]
Feb 26 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Lecture Room 1 Ground Floor Flinders University at Tonsley
Big changes are coming for anyone who works with Children. The Children’s Entertainers Association is hosting a free information night to bring you up to date with what you need to do to become compliant.[...]
Mar 1 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM Trott Park Neighbourhood Centre
One City of Marion focus focus in 2019 is to bring young people together, so we can better understand their needs. Their vision is to build their capacity to learn and earn! So #ComeToTrott is[...]
Mar 1 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Onkaparinga Arts
No need to get into the city to experience some of Adelaide Fringe 2019 action and comedy down south! Experience Friday nights at Sauerbier House this Port Noarlunga Fringe season. Featuring local artists, entertainers, music[...]
Mar 3 all-day Holden Street Theatres
On your marks, get set, ESCAR-GO for round 2! The Great Australian Snail Race is back for one supercharged day only! Grab your speedy snail, set it on the track, and see if you can[...]
Mar 3 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Mar 3 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Art Gallery of South Australia
START AT THE GALLERY START at the Gallery and the START Art Club are proudly presented by the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation. START at the Gallery offers an exciting introduction to visual art for[...]
Mar 5 @ 9:00 AM Tyndale Christian School
School Tours are a great way to see Tyndale Christian School in action. While touring the School it is their hope that you will discover not only what theyprovide educationally, but also a glimpse of[...]
Mar 8 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Onkaparinga Arts
No need to get into the city to experience some of Adelaide Fringe 2019 action and comedy down south! Experience Friday nights at Sauerbier House this Port Noarlunga Fringe season. Featuring local artists, entertainers, music[...]
Mar 9 all-day Stansbury Foreshore
Stansbury Seaside Market, on Yorke Peninsula, is always a beautiful place to spend a Saturday morning – picturesque coastal views beneath shady green trees, with a fantastic array of stalls for you to browse, including[...]
Mar 10 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Mar 16 @ 12:30 PM – 9:30 PM Civic Park Modbury
Join in and celebrate the 2019 Adelaide Fringe Festival in the beautiful surrounds of Civic Park. Event Date: Saturday 16 March 2019, 12.30pm to 9.30pm The Summer Garden Festival will be a celebration of art,[...]
Mar 17 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Mar 23 all-day Stansbury Foreshore
Stansbury Seaside Market, on Yorke Peninsula, is always a beautiful place to spend a Saturday morning – picturesque coastal views beneath shady green trees, with a fantastic array of stalls for you to browse, including[...]
Mar 24 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Mar 24 @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM The Playful Pooch Dogcare Centre
How GRAND is it to be involved in animal rescue? How GRAND does it feel to save a life? How GRAND is this day going to be? Join The Playful Pooch on Sunday 24th March[...]
Mar 24 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Stirling Village & Various Around Stirling (Ref Map)
Stirling Laneways is more than a market. Each event celebrates a different fun theme. Feel free to dress up and join in, or simply come along to watch and enjoy the Laneways spectacle! The Laneways season runs from September[...]
Mar 31 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 7 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Apr 7 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 7 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Art Gallery of South Australia
START AT THE GALLERY START at the Gallery and the START Art Club are proudly presented by the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation. START at the Gallery offers an exciting introduction to visual art for[...]
Apr 8 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 9 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 10 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 11 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 12 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 13 – Apr 28 all-day Various Locations - see link
The School Holiday Sports Program is held during the April and October school holidays each year.  The program is open to all children aged 2-17years to come along and try a new sport and get[...]
Apr 13 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 14 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Apr 14 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Crystal Lake Park
See massive raw stone turned into unique stone sculpture over 9 days. Stone sculpting workshops, children’s activity trail, Geology exhibit, Art and Sculpture Gallery. Special Family Day Saturday 13th April with children’s activities and a[...]
Apr 20 all-day Stansbury Foreshore
Stansbury Seaside Market, on Yorke Peninsula, is always a beautiful place to spend a Saturday morning – picturesque coastal views beneath shady green trees, with a fantastic array of stalls for you to browse, including[...]
Apr 20 all-day Semaphore Beach Foreshore
Get to Semaphore beach over the Easter long weekend in 2019 and watch the sky fill with colour, twists and twirls, kites of all shapes and size – when the Adelaide International Kite Festival returns![...]
Apr 21 all-day Semaphore Beach Foreshore
Get to Semaphore beach over the Easter long weekend in 2019 and watch the sky fill with colour, twists and twirls, kites of all shapes and size – when the Adelaide International Kite Festival returns![...]
Apr 21 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Apr 22 all-day Semaphore Beach Foreshore
Get to Semaphore beach over the Easter long weekend in 2019 and watch the sky fill with colour, twists and twirls, kites of all shapes and size – when the Adelaide International Kite Festival returns![...]
Apr 28 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
Apr 28 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Stirling Village & Various Around Stirling (Ref Map)
Stirling Laneways is more than a market. Each event celebrates a different fun theme. Feel free to dress up and join in, or simply come along to watch and enjoy the Laneways spectacle! The Laneways season runs from September[...]
May 5 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
May 5 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Art Gallery of South Australia
START AT THE GALLERY START at the Gallery and the START Art Club are proudly presented by the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation. START at the Gallery offers an exciting introduction to visual art for[...]
May 12 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adelaide Showgrounds
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market is the largest of its kind in South Australia with around 90 local farmers and producers representing every region of the state, selling fresh, seasonal produce direct to consumers. Products[...]
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Roxy

Mum of 3. 6 year old Winnie and her new baby sister Ziggy who was born last year and one 4 legged sausage dog called Frank David. I work from home with my own graphic design business and love watching this little community of Kids in Adelaide-ers grow

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