Our fabulous city of Adelaide comes alive in the festive months and we have put together some local knowledge on what to see and do whilst you are in Adelaide over November and December 2016, with our what’s on in Adelaide this December 2016.


From Saturday 12th November – Adelaide Town Hall Christmas Projection Display
See the Adelaide Town Hall light up like you’ve never seen before, with a magical Christmas projection until the 1st January.

Adelaide Night Market
On Sunday 27th November enjoy a lively, vibrant, exciting night market featuring the flavours of the world based on North Terrace in Adelaide.


Friday 2nd December – Lighting of the Christmas Tree Ceremony
Watch the Christmas Tree Light Up in Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga! All the fun is kicking off on Friday 2 December, with live music, face painting, kids activities & food vendors from 6:00 pm.

Sunday 4th December – Lord Mayor’s Christmas Gala Concert

Martin Haese – Lord Mayor of Adelaide’s Christmas Gala at the Adelaide Town Hall, which this year celebrates its 150th Anniversary, will be filled with spectacular performances from some of Adelaide’s most talented performers

Sunday 11th December – Carols by Candlelight
Held at Elder Park just below the hotel, Carols By Candlelight on  Sunday 11 December are the carols that you don’t want to miss in Adelaide.

Thursday 15th December – Carols in the Square
Carols in the Square is an annual event run by Baptist Care SA, Westcare Church and Adelaide City Council. Held in Whitmore Square only a short 2-minute drive from the hotel, it’s a great way to bring the community together and celebrate the true spirit of Christmas.

Friday 18th & Saturday 19th December – Christmas Proms 2016
Soak up the festive spirit, and sing along to the traditional Christmas Carols, with the Christmas Proms at the Adelaide Festival Centre.

Saturday 31st December – Adelaide’s New Year’s Eve

Located at Elder Park, only 2 minutes from the hotel along the banks of the River Torrens, the Adelaide City Council’s free New Year’s Eve event will be a great night of live music, food and spectacular Nine New Fireworks!