The Royal Adelaide Show is on from this Friday, and that means SHOWBAGS! This year there are nearly 400 of them, ranging from the trusty $2 Bertie Beetle bag to the $50 bumper Charlesworth Nuts bag.
We were given a sneak peek at this year’s range – here’s our pick of what to make a beeline for.
- Five Nights at Freddy’s at $26 a bag and includes collectable cards and a Freddy plush toy.
- Slimey Fun at the bargain price of $10 per bag and includes bouncing slime, putty and more gooey slimey goodness.
- Fast and the Furious at only $26 a bag and includes over $76 worth of FF merch! Bargain alert.
- For all of the gamers out there a bumper special for the brand new Assassins Creed showbag with over $95 worth of AC mech for only $26. Includes an AC backpack, travel mug and cooler bag.
- And for the teenage girls in the household the all new Squad Girls showbag for $28 is packed with a backpack, key chain, scrunchie and loads more.
- For the squishies fans there are two different Love To Squish showbags, $15 each, which include 6 squishies in each bag. Collect them all and squish away.
For the kids:
- LOL Surprise $28 includes an LOL skirt, backpack, pencil case and much more.
- PJ Masks $28 includes a watch, ball, activity pack and a backpack.
- Peppa Pig $28 dedicated to all things Peppa. Includes the most darling tea set, backpack, and headband and lots more Peppa fun.
- Paw Patrol has 3 varieties including a showbag dedicated to Skye. All include backpacks, helmets, stickers and much more K9 fun. All Paw Patrol bags are $28 each.
For the sports fan:
- The AFL bags ($25) have had a revamp and are now sporting (see what I did there lol) a fresh new range. Check out the Royal Adelaide Show social media platforms daily to see when players will be signing autographs at the stall. The Adelaide Crows showbag is packed with awesome merch including a backpack, football, cooler bag, wallet and much more. The Port Power showbag has similar merch but in the black white and teal colours of course!
For the chocolate lover:
- The Cadbury Bumper Family Deal at $20 includes over 40 mini Cadbury chocolates including Twirl, Picnic and Cherry Ripe. Also included is a cooler bag and soccer ball (to wear off all that chocolate perhaps!?)
- The Charlesworth Nuts Chocoholic Showbag includes favourites like choc apricots, choc bullets, choc honeycomb and the popular raspberry lolly chocs.
- Another childhood favourite is back and never disappoints – the Cadbury Furry Friends showbag for $5! Bargain alert! Included is a packet of Furry Friends as well as more chocolate and some playing cards featuring each of the Furry Friends characters.
You can check out the complete list of showbags at www.theshow.com.au.
The Royal Adelaide Show is on Friday August 31 – Sunday September 9. Gates are open daily 9am-10pm, and stay open an extra hour until 11pm Friday and Saturday.