As the festive season rolls around, Adelaide is gearing up for a dazzling display of fireworks, pyrotechnics, and special effects that promise to light up the skies. From carol concerts to community gatherings, here’s a guide to where you can catch these mesmerising spectacles this summer.
2023 SeasLink Carols by Candlelight | 9 December
Kicking off the festivities is the 79th SeaLink Carols by Candlelight at Pinky Flat, North Adelaide on December 9th. Hosted by 7NEWS Adelaide’s beloved trio—Rosanna Mangiarelli, Will Goodings, and Amelia Mulcahy—this event is a Christmas concert like no other.
Adding to the star-studded allure, the sensational Casey Donovan will make her debut at the Adelaide Carols. Joining her are renowned artists such as Beccy Cole, Amber Lawrence, Gospo Collective, Matt Evans, Paulini, Rachael Beck, and talents from the State Opera of South Australia. Expect an evening brimming with music, community spirit, and the warm glow of candlelight.
Salisbury Community Christmas Carols | 9 December (CANCELLED)
Salisbury Park will light up with the Salisbury Community Christmas Carols at Carisbrooke Park. This event begins in the late afternoon and continues into the evening, offering a variety of performances for all ages.
From the interactive “Singalong with Jimmy” for kids to the melodious sounds of the Salisbury Brass Band, Navy Band, and the “Argy Bargy Bush Band,” there’s entertainment for everyone. While waiting for a special someone to make an appearance, indulge in festive treats from numerous food vendors. The grand finale culminates with a stunning fireworks display that will illuminate the night sky.
BBL Adelaide Strikers | 9 December
If you’re a cricket enthusiast looking for action-packed entertainment, head to North Adelaide on December 9 to support your Adelaide Strikers in the BBL|13 season opener against the Brisbane Heat. The Adelaide Oval will come alive with cricketing fervor, and you can look forward to thrilling matches and, of course, dazzling fireworks displays. Secure your tickets for an unforgettable evening.
2023 Woodside Christmas Pageant | 14 December
Mark your calendars for December 14th, as Woodside gears up for a massive Christmas fest. Starting with the Moffett Street Market, showcasing local businesses and fantastic gift ideas, the pageant kicks off at 7 pm. The market continues post-pageant, concluding with a spectacular fireworks show at 9 pm. Join the community in celebrating the holiday season with this joyous event.
Adelaide is set to be aglow with these spectacular fireworks displays, providing the perfect backdrop for a festive season filled with wonder and cheer. Whether you’re enjoying carols, cricket, or community gatherings, these events promise to make your holidays shine a little brighter.
BBL Adelaide Strikers | 19 December
Again Adelaide Oval will come alive with another fireworks display following the Adelaide Strikers BBL game.
Adelaide is set to be aglow with these spectacular fireworks displays, providing the perfect backdrop for a festive season. Click here to find the full list of firework, pyrotechnic and special effects displays which will be updated over time.