Pageant Weekend in Adelaide

The fun and wonder of the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant doesn't stop after Father Christmas arrives!

There is so much happening on Pageant weekend around Adelaide - from wonderful animals to be visited, to awesome air displays and more.

Check out what else you can get up to on Pageant weekend.


Visit Adelaide Zoo

After you see the Wang Wang & Funi float in the Pageant, it's time to see them for real! Head along to Adelaide Zoo to check out all of the cool animals they have there, including the beautiful Pandas Wang Wang & Funi themselves!

It's the perfect place for the family to keep the fun going. Make sure to check out the brand new Children's Zoo as well!

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RAAF Edinburgh Air Show 

Look out - and up! - on Pageant weekend at the RAAF Edinburgh Air Show, being held on 9 and 10 of November. 

This incredible air show showcases the advances in aviation technology in the 100 years since Sir Ross and Sir Keith Smith made their epic flight from England to Australia. There'll be some pretty awesome planes doing amazing things, so this is definitely one to do with the whole family! Find out more on their Facebook event. 

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Adelaide Central Market

The Adelaide Central Market is its own world of wonder, and the perfect place to stop past after the Pageant for a yummy breakfast! 

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WBBL: Strikers v Stars

Adelaide plays host to a big WBBL festival weekend at Karen Rolton Oval. The Strikers will be out to press their home town advantage when they host the Perth Scorchers and Melbourne Stars across two massive days.

Check out the WBBL Strikers taking on the Scorchers at Karen Rolton Oval (Port Road, Adelaide) from 1:40pm on Saturday afternoon.

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Tarnanthi Exhibition

Internationally acclaimed and recognised as the largest festival of its kind, Tarnanthi 2019 encompasses a major exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia, a city-wide festival held at close to 30 partner venues and a dynamic Art Fair presented over the opening weekend.

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Japanese Film Festival 2019 Adelaide

The Japan Foundation is bringing Japan to you the 23rd Japanese Film Festival. They are thrilled to be delivering an all-new free program to Adelaide! From the heartwarming anime Mirai to equally heartwarming family films, Every Day a Good Day and Dad's Lunch Box and to the action packed live-adaptation of popular manga JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable! Whether you like anime, action, or heart-warming dramas, #JFFAUadelaide2019 has something for you.

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South Australian Metropolitan Fire Service Open Day

The MFS will open the doors to Adelaide Fire Station on Wakefield St right after Santa sweeps by on Pageant Day.

Meet our dedicated firefighters and staff, have a close-up look at fire appliances, view road crash rescue training and Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) display and much more.

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