The inaugural West End Christmas Arts Market and Carnivale comes to town for one day only to celebrate Christmas in the West End!
The Adelaide West End Association, in conjunction with Casablabla, Flightpath Architects, Weathersafe Shades, Mojo Inc , La Bomba , Adelaide City Counciland ABAF, are hosting what is set to become an Adelaide institution. The inaugural West End Christmas Arts Market & Carnivale will be held on the last Sunday before Christmas, December 19th, from 12pm till 8pm.
A beautiful cobbled street in Adelaide’s West End will be transformed into a thriving christmas market place reminiscent of the alleyway bazaars of Sao Paolo and Marrakesh. Leigh Street will be closed to traffic for the day.
Historic Leigh Street will host the West End Christmas Arts Market & Carnivale, including 30 hand-picked stalls selling quality merchandise for the discerning Christmas shopper.
Shoppers will be treated to the sounds, colours and flavours of latin-inspired live entertainment with delicious multicultural cuisine inspiring and delighting every palate.
This is a family-friendly event, with The Stage Shop providing activities for the kids throughout the day, including live performances and even African drumming workshops for Mum and Dad.
With a highly unique and enjoyable festival atmosphere, the West End Christmas Arts Market & Carnivale will take the chore out of Christmas shopping. Get ready to knock off that special someone’s gift and kick back and enjoy live music and delicious food into the warm summer evening! More details of the program are available from the AWEA website: http://www.adelaidewestend.com.au
Entertainment for the day includes: Brazza, Akoustic Odyssey, New White Sneakers, Tropico, Belly dancers, Brazilian show girls, Bollywood dancers, La Bomba salsa crew and more….