Your guide to the best events to check out this Easter around South Australia

Your guide to the best events to check out this Easter around South Australia
Your guide to the best events to check out this Easter around South Australia

Easter has hopped around quickly this year! Adelaide has a large variety of events to check out this easter. From Easter markets to fun runs, there is an event for everyone.

Exciting events are happening all the time in Adelaide, keep up with all of the coolest upcoming events in our FREE app, and they’re also in our event calendar and the what’s on section of our website. Allow us to help you experience the best of what Adelaide has to offer!

Easter at Lloyd Brothers

Spend your Easter long weekend at the picturesque Lloyd Brothers cellar door set amongst the historic Olive grove, lush lawns and wetlands. Lloyd Brothers invites you to a blissful afternoon of wine, live music, delicious food and family fun this Easter. Celebrate the Easter long weekend with the whole family.

Saturday is soundtracked by live music by Ben and Michaela Smith. Let loose and get your game faces on for a series of lawn games. Indulge the palate with locally made pizza and arancini, paired with regional platters and cheese boards. The kids will be kept happy with kids packs and ice cream. Get the wallets ready for a pallet sale on Easter Saturday with huge savings.

Doors will remain open on Sunday and Monday with the cellar door open, tastings and platters will be available from 11:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

This is a must-go event this Easter for families and wine families alike.

What: Easter at Lloyd Brothers
Where: Warners Rd McLaren Vale, SA, 5171
When: Easter Saturday (30/03), 11:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Cost: Free Entry
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Easter Coastal Bunny Run

The Easter Bunny won’t be the one rushing around this Easter. Coastal Fun Run brings back the popular Easter Coastal event in 2024, once again being held over Easter Sunday and Monday.

Runs will be starting at 7:00 AM on both days. On offer this year is a 5km, 10km, 15km, 21.1km and now including a fully supported late edition 42.2 marathon for the Sunday exclusively.

Every finishing runner of every distance receives a finisher medal. Entry discounts apply if you run both days (same distance) with a larger “Bunny Double” medal for $15. On Sunday exclusively there is a “Bunny” theme with a trophy awarded.

Not only will it be a fresh and fun way to spend your Easter, but the run is supporting a great cause. Part proceeds are going to the ACRF & Bravehearts to help protect kids and put an end to cancer.

Registration is open now on their website. Put on your running shoes and bunny ears then hop on down to Semaphore this Easter.

What: Easter Coastal BUNNY RUN 2024
Where: Esplanade, Semaphore South SA 5019
When: Easter Sunday (31/03), Easter Monday (01/04), 7:00 AM Start
Cost: $20 – $65 per entry (Dependent of Race, check website)
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Hop to Gathered’s Hahndorf store for their first Gathered Easter Design Market. With over 60 stalls to shop from over the Easter long weekend from all local sellers. There is plenty of variety to browse between including candles, flowers, homewares, jewellery, art, clothing, kid’s wares, skincare, garden accessories and more.

Grab a coffee, some wine and a bite to eat to enjoy from the wide range of food stalls (GF, DF & V options available). Entry costs $3 with part proceeds donated to Love Out Loud; free entry for kids. The market will be open from 12 PM – 6 PM on Saturday & Sunday, and 10 AM – 4 PM Monday.

Support local creatives this Easter for this egg-citing new design market.

What: Gathered Easter Design Market
Where: 102 Mount Barker Rd, Hahndorf SA 5245
When: Easter Long Weekend (30/03 – 01/04), 12 PM – 6 PM on Saturday & Sunday, and 10 AM – 4 PM
Cost: Kids Free, $3 Entry Adults
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Meadow’s 4 Day Easter Fair

The highly successful Meadows Easter Fair is back for another year! The annual free event opens at 9 AM and closes at 4 PM each day and will be held at Meadows Oval.

The 2024 Meadow’s Easter Fair will be offering 150 stallholders to browse, foot tapping local musicians, and other entertainment items to investigate. There is so much to see and do that they had to make the Fair four days long, so family and friends alike can explore everything that the Meadow’s Easter Fair has to offer.

Meadow’s Easter Fair is an unmissable event this season. After the success of 2023, welcoming over 21,000 people, it would be foolish to not go and check out what all the hype is about! If you enjoy a vibrant bustling atmosphere then this is the event you need to enrich your Easter.

What: Meadows Easter Fair
Where: 51 – 53 Mawson Road Meadows, SA 5201
When: (29/03 – 01/04), 9 AM – 4 PM each day
Cost: Free Entry
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Good Friday Laneway Party

Groove into your Easter this Good Friday, hosted by Wines & Good Times at Adelaides Gatsby Lounge.

The event will headlined by the legendary ‘S-Man’ himself ‘Roger Sanchez’. Roger is a globally renowned house music legend, playing at numerous festivals, including the iconic Glastonbury festival – his next big gig will be bringing you and your friends into the Easter long weekend with a bang. Supported by the Wines & Good Times crew and Audio Goods and the cutting edge sounds of Audioporn, D-lix, Ezee G, Sarez, and Souli, this party will be a Good Friday to remember forever.

Party from 8:00 PM to 3:00 AM, this event is for party animals looking for an event this Easter season.

What: Good Friday laneway party ft Roger Sanchez.
Where: Gatsby laneway. 110 Grenfell St Adelaide 5000.
When: Good Friday (29/03), 8:00 PM – 3:00 AM
Cost: $55 (Third Release, Tickets Selling Fast!!)
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Adelaide Farmers’ Market Easter Fun

The famous Adelaide Farmers Markets will be open for their annual Easter festivities this year at the Adelaide Showgrounds. Expect a morning of fun, eggs, and fresh produce.

Bring the whole family down for the annual Easter Egg hunt from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM. Make sure to hurry in early, as numbers are strictly limited, and the eggs won’t last long. Rumour has it that the Easter Bunny will be hopping over for a surprise visit around mid-morning.

If you have not already checked out the iconic Adelaide Farmers Market, Easter is the best time to start. Start your Easter Sunday amongst the likeminded Adelaide public. So much fun is to be had, so much so that you will be lining up to become a full time member of the Adelaide Farmers Markets.

What: Adelaide Farmers’ Market Easter Fun
Where: Goodwood Rd, Wayville SA 5034
When: Easter Sunday (31/03), 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Cost: Free Entry
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Australian Sikh Games

Attention sport’s lovers! The Australia Sikh Games are being held in Adelaide over the Easter long weekend. This is the 36th Australian Sikh Games and will be held at Ellis Park.

The free event is anticipated to have one hundred thousand spectators over the Easter long weekend. Approximately three thousand players will be participating in various games. Games include, Hockey, Soccer, Netball, Basketball, Kabaddi, Volleyball, Cricket, Tennis, Badminton, Golf, Athletics, Tug-a-war, Touch Football, AFL Nines, Powerlifting. The Australian Sikh Games strives to cater for all age groups to encourage maximum participation.

Head on down and join the vibrant Sikh community this year for a free event that all sport fans can enjoy this Easter long weekend.

What: 36th Australian Sikh Games
Where: Ellis Park, West Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000
When: Easter Long Weekend (29/03 – 31/03), 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM each day
Cost: Free Entry
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Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Many people have a dream celebrity guest, for some people its pop sensation Taylor Swift, for some its basketball legend LeBron James, well this event is for anyone who’s dream guest is the Easter Bunny!

Bring the family down to the Armada Arndale Shopping Centre on the 30th of March for breakfast with the Easter Bunny themselves. Located at Vibes Cafe, $15 per child (plus booking fee) includes freshly cooked pancakes, bacon and eggs plus a juice box.

A wild easter egg hunt is scheduled from 11 AM to 12 PM. Explore your creative side with Easter Biscuit Decorating fro, 12 PM to 3 PM.

Get ready for family fun this Easter at Armada Arndale!

Purchase tickets for you and the rest of your family on the Armada Arndale website.

What: Family Fun Easter at Armada Arndale
Where: 470 Torrens Rd, Kilkenny SA 5009.
When: Easter Saturday (30/03), 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Cost: $15 (plus $2.19 fee)
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The Suburban Brew: Glynde Brewery & Taproom Easter Markets

Easter is about enjoying the simple things in life, indulge in beer, ice-cream and pizza this season at the The Suburban Brew: Glynde Brewery & Taproom Easter Markets.

Not only is the Suburban Brew: Brewery & Taproom Glynde location open, but they’re also throwing a festive Sunday Fun-Day commencing at 12 PM. The Easter Bunny won’t be the only one with Hopps. Crack open a refreshing beer, paired with an ice cream cone from Moo’s Ice Creamery and a slice of pizza from La Mia Luna Pizza.

Bring down your family and friends to 26-30 Provident Avenue Glynde for a day of egg hunts, local maker markets, raffles delicious food and thirst quenching beverages. Enjoy the simple things in life this Easter with the Suburban Brew.

What: The Suburban Brew: Glynde Brewery & Taproom Easter Markets
Where: 26/30 Provident Ave, Glynde SA 5070
When: Easter Sunday (31/03), 12:00 PM
Cost: Free Entry
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Mount Pleasant Easter Twilight Market

Drive on down to the beautiful Adelaide Hills this Easter season for the Mount Pleasant Easter Twilight Market. The event was so successful the first time that they brought it back for a second year.

Party with the whole family from late afternoon right into the evening. Support passionate local farmers and food businesses. Peruse the fresh produce and browse through the many artisanal stalls, while the kids scavenge for eggs down the Easter trail – soundtracked by live music from local artists.

Stare at the beautiful Mount Pleasant night sky and be one with the stunning scenery. Get your face painted like a rabbit and enter the Easter raffle. Stock up on all the best produce for the Easter long weekend at the Mount Pleasant Twilight Market.

What: Mount Pleasant Easter Twilight Market
Where: Mount Pleasant Showgrounds, Melrose Street, SA Australia 5235
When: 28 March, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Cost: Free Entry
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Ambra Easter Bottomless Brunch

Easter in Adelaide is taking a deliciously Italian turn this year, and it’s all happening at a little gem called Ambra Spirits, nestled cozily in the heart of Thebarton.

Forget your typical Easter brunch; Ambra is about to sprinkle a bit of limoncello-laced magic into your long weekend with their inaugural Bottomless Brunch Ambra Limoncello Spritz – Easter Weekend Edition.

But wait, there’s more. As you sip (or gulp, no judgement here) your spritz, plates of antipasti begin to arrive, laden with the kind of Italian goodness. We’re talking generous, people – think cured meats, cheeses, olives, and other morsels that scream ‘la dolce vita’.

What: Ambra Easter Bottomless Brunch
Where: 43 Phillips Street Thebarton, SA 5031
When: Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st March. 11:30am till 1.30pm.
Cost: $69 pp.
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Bulgarian Easter Long Table Lunch at Dandelion Vineyards

Join Dandelion Vineyards this Easter and enjoy a collection of their delicious museum wines. This year, the wines are paired with a cultural immersion into Elena Brook’s Bulgarian heritage, inviting guests to join for a rustic Easter Long Table Lunch at Dandelion Vineyards’ Wonder Room.

Steffi (Elena’s cousin) and Dani (Elena’s mother) will lead guests through a culinary adventure of authentic Bulgarian dishes such as the famous lutenitsa and roasted lamb shanks.

Elena will guide guests through the current release wines to the Museum selection, exploring the age-ability of the wines to elevate the dining experience.

What: Bulgarian Easter Long Table Lunch at Dandelion Vineyards
Where: 191 Chaffeys Road, McLaren Vale SA 5171
When: Monday, 1 April 2024
Cost: $145 per person
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Garcon Bleu Easter Buffet de Brunch at Sofitel

During the Easter long weekend, celebrating with friends and family is a highlight. At Garcon Bleu, this celebration is taken to the next level. You can reserve a spot for an Easter-inspired brunch on either Saturday or Sunday, indulging in their impressive buffet featuring a delightful array of Easter-themed savory and sweet treats. What’s more, bottomless drinks are served to add to the festive spirit. The buffet welcomes kids, making it an ideal destination for the entire family to enjoy together.

What: Garcon Bleu Easter Buffet de Brunch at Sofitel
Where: 108 Currie Street, Adelaide
When: Saturday 30th March to Sunday 31st March 2024
Cost: $119 per adult, $49 per child
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Hot Cross Bun Festival at Ginny Pig Distillery

Ginny Pig Distillery invites you to join their hot cross bun festival, featuring their unique hot cross bun flavoured gin. Indulge in plentiful hot cross buns, both as treats and beverages, suitable for all ages. Enjoy a range of entertaining games, including a gin hunt for adults and an Easter egg hunt for kids, ensuring fun for everyone.

What: Ginny Pig Distillery Hot Cross Bun Festival
Where: 796 Main Road, McLaren Vale
When: Saturday 23rd March, 2.00pm to 7.00pm
Cost: $5 entry, kids under 17 free
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Easter Bunny Run at the Myer Centre Adelaide

Prepare for an egg-citing Easter Sunday adventure at the Myer Centre! From 11am to 2pm, join in the FREE festivities for the Myer Centre’s Easter Bunny Run, adding a playful twist to the hunt for sweet treats!

Capture a joyful moment with the Easter Bunny and receive your exclusive Easter hunt bag filled with surprises. But that’s not all! Embark on a quest to discover the elusive golden eggs hidden at select retailers throughout the Myer Centre. When you find one, claim your free Easter gifts!

Act quickly, as this egg-stravaganza is only available while supplies last. Don’t miss out on a basketful of fun this Easter Sunday!

What: Easter Bunny Run at the Myer Centre Adelaide
Where: Myer Centre | 14-38 Rundle Mall, Adelaide
When: Easter Sunday 31 March 2024 | 11am – 2pm
Cost: Free
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Adelaide International Kite Festival 2024

Experience the sky full with a kaleidoscope of colours, as kites of various shapes and sizes dance and soar above Semaphore Beach during the Adelaide International Kite Festival in 2024, held over the Easter long weekend.

The City of Port Adelaide Enfield returns as the primary sponsor of the 2024 event, ensuring Semaphore Beach becomes a vibrant canvas once more. Spanning along the beach and foreshore, this beloved family-friendly event offers excitement for all ages. In addition to the exhilarating kite flying spectacle, the foreshore transforms into a bustling marketplace, adding to the festive atmosphere.

What: Adelaide International Kite Festival 2024
Where: Semaphore Beach Foreshore
When: Saturday 30 March, Sunday 31 March and Monday 1 April 2024.
Cost: Free
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Easter Market Trail for Kids at the Adelaide Central Market

Join the Central Market team for a FREE kids Easter Market Trail, where children can gather Easter delights such as chocolate, sweet treats, flavoured milk, and a special surprise for the Easter bunny. Space is limited, so be sure to book in advance to secure your spot. Trading hours will also be extended until 7pm on Easter Thursday, featuring complimentary family activities, including an Easter Market Trail tailored for kids.

What: Easter Market Trail for Kids at the Adelaide Central Market
Where: Adelaide Central Market
When: Thursday 28 March 2024
Cost: Free
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Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival

The cherished Oakbank Easter Carnival is back, promising thrilling races on both Easter Saturday and Easter Monday. Extend your stay for the weekend among the stunning landscapes of the Adelaide Hills, where camping spots await. For those seeking hospitality, numerous options will be available for both days of racing, including the renowned ORC Pavilion. This exclusive package includes course entry, delectable cocktail cuisine, and a generous 5-hour drinks selection. Following Saturday’s races, enjoy family-friendly entertainment, ensuring the festivities continue well into the evening. Additionally, trackside marquees and tables are available for those desiring a prime viewing experience.

What: Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival
Where: 46 Oakwood Road, Oakbank, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, 5243
When: Saturday 30 March and Monday 1 April 2024
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Easter Hunt at Barristers Block

Join Barristers Block this Easter Sunday for a delightful family outing! The fun kicks off at 9am with a scrumptious breakfast featuring Hot Cross Buns. Kids can then embark on an exciting Easter Egg Hunt, while adults may discover a surprise or two hidden by the Easter Bunny – perhaps even a few bottles of wine for the keen-eyed! The welcoming atmosphere extends into lunchtime, perfect for those looking to spend a leisurely day with loved ones.

What: Easter Hunt at Barristers Block
Where: 141 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Woodside SA 5244
When: Sunday 31 March 2024
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Easter Eats at Howard Vineyards

Savour a lavish feast at Clover & Stone Restaurant located at Howard Vineyard. Throughout the Easter weekend, delight in a yummy six-course menu paired with exquisite wines, showcasing flavours inspired by Chef Cookie’s Korean roots. Then, on Easter Sunday, transport yourself to Europe at Tilbrook Estate for an authentic Italian Feast curated by Enrico Sgarbossa. Indulge in a spread of antipasto, ricotta gnocchi, wood-fired pizzas, and classic tiramisu.

What: Grand Vin Easter at Howard Vineyards
Where: 53 Bald Hills Rd, Nairne SA 5252
When: Sunday 31 March 2024
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Crowne Plaza Adelaide Good Friday Seafood Shared Feed Me

Celebrate this Easter with Crowne Plaza on Good Friday and indulge in their custom Seafood Shared Feed Me Menu! Treat yourself to their signature Port Lincoln King Fish sashimi, succulent Smoky Bay oysters, flavourful prawn dumplings with garlic chives and ginger, mouthwatering lobster rolls, and perfectly pan-fried Barramundi. For those who prefer à la carte or our regular Feed Me options, they’re still available as well.

What: Good Friday at Koomo – Seafood Feed Me Menu
Where: Level 10, Crowne Plaza Adelaide, 27 From Street, Adelaide
When: Friday March 29, 6pm to 10pm
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Barossa Mega Plant Nursery Easter Weekend Sale

Grounds Plus Nursery invites you to join them for the entire Easter long weekend! As a newly established family-owned plant nursery in Williamstown, Barossa Valley, they are ready to help you navigate your new new leafy companions that are sure to capture your affection. This event guarantees a plant-filled extravaganza, complete with irresistible sales!

What: Grounds Plus Nursery Easter Weekend sale
Where: 51 Victoria Ter, Williamstown SA 5351
When: Friday March 29 to Monday April 1, 9am to 1pm
Click here for more info

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