When: 17th February – 19th March, 2017 Where: Adelaide City, Australia
Get ready to experience the unique summer fun of Adelaide Fringe 2017 – the festival that literally takes over the city. The festival is an annual art's festival that runs through a period of more than 24 days in Adelaide, Australia during between February and March. Being the open-access festival, Adelaide Fringe Festival allows anybody with a show or cultural talent can pay one off registration fee and be a part of this largest art's event of the country.
Adelaide Fringe Festival Festivities
With more than 800 events staged in pop up venues in parks, warehouses, lane-ways and empty buildings not excluding some established venues like theatres, hotels, art galleries, cafés, and town halls – Adelaide Fringe Festival literally engulfs the entire city in its festive spirit. Known as the one of the most diverse art's festivals in the world, renowned for fresh ideas, spontaneity, and fun, Adelaide Fringe Festival is an opportunity to view exciting and entertaining contemporary work in an environment that lets a viewer to discover something new time and again.
Adelaide Fringe Festival Tickets
You can buy tickets for the ticketed shows through FringeTIX – the ticketing service run and owned by Adelaide Fringe. The full Adelaide Fringe programme is first released online in early December and the printed guide of the festival is released in the first week of January. Tickets can be bought either through FringeTIX box office outlets which are located throughout the city and suburbs or you can purchase tickets through dedicated website and a phone line.
In addition to the open-access ticketed shows at the festival, Adelaide Fringe Festival also produces and supports various famous free events like Fringe Parade, Spirit Festival, Adelaide Fringe Street Theatre Festival, and Fringe in the Mall.
Tips for the festival
Take advantage of all the free events like Opening Night Fringe Parade, the Adelaide Fringe Street Theatre Festival, Spirit Festival, art exhibitions and more.
Since most of the events are held at night you are free to explore Adelaide city during day.
You can catch some art events, explore museums or shop to your heat's content in the various markets of the city.