The Inaugural Southern Children’s Festival
A FREE family event created in celebration of our community’s children
A brand new festival especially for children will take place in Adelaide’s Southern suburbs in February next year.
Headlined by popular children’s singer Peter Combe, the one day festival will feature activities to suit every age and interest such as the Country Arts SA DanceXtend Jungle Gym, a performance from the Hopgood Theatre children’s workshop participants, face painters and even a rock-climbing wall.
“The festival has been created to celebrate the children here in our community and is reflective of things they enjoy,” said Hopgood Theatre Manager Sussan Baldwin.
“We’re very happy to be partnering with AnglicareSA Communities for Children Onkaparinga on their sixth child friendly event and hope that this festival will be the first of many.”
The Southern Children’s Festival will be an opportunity for families in the area to come together and increase their sense of belonging within their community.
Performers: Hopgood Theatre children’s workshop participants, well-known children’s artists; Peter Combe, Rumbo & Jumpo, Sea Star Rock, The Funny Farmers, Mickster The Trickster.
Other Activities: Kondoli the Whale, Country Arts SA’s DanceXtend Jungle Gym, an animal farm, balloon twister, giant games, craft tables and stalls by other local organisations and businesses, community hand print art making, a smoothie station, book readings, a sensory and quiet area and a photo booth.