What to Do at the Royal Adelaide Show

The Royal Adelaide show is always a festive and fun family day out. Run by the Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia, the show always begins on the first Friday in September and runs for 10 days, giving you plenty of time to take in all the joy that comes with being at the Adelaide Show. Here’s what you’ll get to do when you get there:


Enjoy the Music

There’s an array of musical artists for you to enjoy while you’re at the Royal Adelaide Show. With a number of stages offering a variety of genres, you’re sure to find something to get your groove on to, from brass to acoustic music.


Get Tasting at the Cellar Door

Get your cellar door experience while you’re at the Adelaide Show. Wine, beer, cider, olive oil and more are up for sampling at the cellar door.


Check Out the Animals

From dog shows, pig racing sheep shearing and dog safety talks, you’ll find something for everyone at the Royal Adelaide Show. Young children and adults alike will love seeing all the animals on display and in action on the day.


The Kid’s Corner

The kid’s corner will keep your children well entertained as programs and roving entertainment change to keep the kids interested, engaged and delighted in all the Adelaide Show has to offer.


There are Always the Rides

If you’re looking for an adrenaline rush, you’ll find it when you get on the rides at the Adelaide Show. Fly high and get into the action atop these decent sized and fast attractions


Show bags are Always a Classic

When at the show, one must get a show bag! Whether you leave with just one bag or many, you’ll be left with a memento or two of your trip to the show.



The fireworks are usually on every night of the Royal Adelaide Show, giving you ample opportunity to make sure you’re there at least once to enjoy them.


Where Should You Stay?

Experience luxury accommodation where we’ll make sure you leave feeling refreshed, rejuvenated and inspired by all Adelaide has to offer. Book your family’s accommodation for when you are attending the Adelaide Show with InterContinental Adelaide direct today to receive the lowest online rate.