What’s on in Adelaide during the Festive Season

The decorations are nearly up and festive cheer is in the air at InterContinental Adelaide.

InterContinental Adelaide is spreading the Christmas spirit this year with many fun Christmas and New Years events occurring throughout the city. The Pre-Christmas line up includes many fun and family-friendly events that will definitely get you in the festive spirit:

Credit Union Christmas Pageant

The Credit Union Christmas Pageant began in 1933 and is regarded as one of the world’s greatest pageants. It’s a South Australian institution and runs from South Terrace to Victoria Square.
When:  9.30 am Saturday 8th November
Where: The pageant starts at South Terrace and ends at David Jones. Pick the perfect position along the pageant route map.

 A Swinging Christmas Proms presented by Adelaide Festival Centre
Get in the spirit of Christmas with the stars of Australian musical theatre together with the Adelaide Art Orchestra and Mellowtone Finve Singers under the direction of Timothy Sexton, who present your favourite Christmas classics with a twist.
When: Friday 12th December 11:00 am & 7.30 pm and Saturday 13th December 2.00 pm & 6.30 pm
Where: Adelaide Festival Centre

The Brewery Lights Riverbank

Christmas Display on the banks of the River Torrens. There are food stalls and sideshows to amuse the kids and a visit from Father Christmas the week before Christmas.
When: December 2nd – 13th between 4 pm and midnight and then December 14th – 31st between 11 am and midnight
Where: Adam Street, Hindmarsh

The Lights of Lobethal

Festivities include a nativity scene, markets, stalls and of course, the spectacular lighting display that Lobethal is famous for.
When: Sunday December 14th and the festival continues until Monday 30th December 2014
Where: Lobethal, South Australia

Carols by Candlelight

The 70th year of Carols by Candlelight promises to be full of festive cheer with this community event where guests bring along a picnic and settle in for the night listening to carols by well-known music groups.
When: Sunday December 14th
Where: Elder Park, Adelaide (Just a short walk from InterContinental Adelaide)

Although most of Adelaide’s restaurants close for Christmas day, InterContinental Adelaide is here to assist you with a top of the line celebration. Enjoy Christmas day in our Riverside Restaurant with a buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner.

For details of our festive season packages leading up to Christmas Day please click here. Alternatively, indulge in our luxury holiday accommodation.

Wherever you celebrate your Christmas and New Year, the staff at InterContinental Adelaide wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!