Festivals, events, workshops and kids activities are planned year-round at the three botanic gardens and Botanic Park. The hardest part is choosing which ones to enjoy!
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Free guided walks
Guided walks take place 363 days a year, with a daily walk at Adelaide and weekly walks at Lofty and Wittunga.
Seeing the Invisible
Embark on an interactive trail around the Garden to discover an incredible, hidden art exhibition by world-renowned artists from across the globe.
Adelaide’s favourite outdoor experience is back! Moonlight Cinema is ready to roll your fave films whilst you soak in the stunning surroundings that Botanic Park has to offer!
Adelaide Fringe program
The Adelaide Fringe is back and the Botanic Garden will host a wide range of spectacular events for the whole family.
Sip on fresh cocktails, enjoy tasty food and hear live music each weekend throughout spring and summer in the heart of Adelaide Botanic Garden.
Tiny Summer: Tiny Guided Walk
Take a guided walk of the Adelaide Botanic Garden with the volunteer Garden Guides and investigate all things tiny.
Adelaide Fringe: Kumangka Palti Tarta - Welcome Ceremony
Join us as the garden hosts the official Adelaide Fringe Welcome Ceremony to mark the imminent opening of the 2023 festival.
Adelaide Fringe: Garden Melodies
Garden Melodies is a collaboration between local original musicians and the birds and nature sounds of the Botanic Garden.
Botanical Love Guided Walk
In celebration of Valentine's Day, take a 'botanical love' themed guided walk of the Adelaide Botanic Garden with the volunteer Garden Guides.
Adelaide Fringe: Myths, Legends & Fantasy
Join Emma Knights, as she embodies a woodland nymph, on an otherworldly journey using myths, legends and fantasy to look at the realities of life.
Celestial Gardens: The Secret Sounds of Plants
Immerse yourself in an interactive plant music installation at this Adelaide Fringe event. Hear how technology can translate biodata from a chorus of 12 plants in to music.
Adelaide Fringe: Party for Two
Immerse yourself in an interactive children’s theatre show, Party for Two, at the 2023 Adelaide Fringe
Late Night Celestial Garden Sound Bath
Join us for a Sound Bath in this Adelaide Fringe event, where nature springs to life within the lush rainforest sanctuary.
WOMADelaide is back! Join this epic celebration of cultural discovery featuring the very best in live music, arts, dance and food from around the world.
Adelaide Fringe: Ephemera
Part love, part compost. Part prayer, part epitaph.
Adelaide Fringe: Pirates of Penzance
ARRGH! The Pirates are celebrating 10 years - come and see one of the longest-running shows in Adelaide Fringe history at Adelaide Botanic Garden.
Book and Print Sale
Grab the perfect gift for your green thumbed family member or friend this new year!
Coming up Roses: a botanical art sale
See beautiful artwork inspired by nature in this exhibition by the Botanical Art Group.