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What's on

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
Every day

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
Until Sept 2023

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.

Moonlight Cinema
1 Dec - 19 Feb

Moonlight Cinema

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
February-March

Adelaide Fringe program

The Adelaide Fringe is back and the Botanic Garden will host a wide range of spectacular events for the whole family.

Summer Sessions
Weekends

Summer Sessions

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
8 & 22 Feb

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
12 Feb

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
26 Feb, 3 & 5 Mar

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
14 & 16 Feb

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
24 Feb

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
23 Feb - 5 Mar

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
18 Feb - 4 Mar

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
3 & 4 Mar

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
10-13 Mar

WOMADelaide

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
24 Feb, 3 & 17 Mar

Adelaide Fringe: Ephemera

Part love, part compost. Part prayer, part epitaph.

Adelaide Fringe: Pirates of Penzance
17 Mar

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
While stocks last

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
From 26 Oct

Coming up Roses: a botanical art sale

See beautiful artwork inspired by nature in this exhibition by the Botanical Art Group.