April 01, 2019

Top 5 Events in Adelaide this School Holidays

Autumn is here and school holidays are just around the corner. Luckily Adelaide does not disappoint with a huge variety of events around the area to enjoy with the whole family, here’s our Top 5 things to do…

 1.       Tasting Australia              05th Apr – 14th May 2019

This annual event showcases the amazing food & drink produced in Australia. From masterclasses, wine experiences & degustation dinners to a relaxed atmosphere on the ‘Town Square’ - the hub of Tasting Australia, located in the centre of Adelaide featuring live music, pop up bars and some delicious food.

 2.       Aladdin the Musical       06th Apr – 12th May 2019

Disney’s spectacular musical, Aladdin comes to Adelaide this April. The classic tale is brought to thrilling theatrical life on stage with breath-taking sets, mind-blowing special effects, over 300 lavish costumes and a fabulous cast.

 3.       Circus Rio                            05th April – 12th May 2019

Circus Rio is a performance that celebrates the capability of the human form through colour, dance, music and life. You will find FMX Motorbikes somersaulting, aerialists who will dangle from the ceiling, a tribe of Samba Girls stomping to that fierce Brazilian rhythm and so much more! The circus is held at Bonython Park, which is just a couple of tram stops from the hotel.

 4.       Nutella-Palooza                               20th April 2019

One whole day dedicated to chocolate! Nutella-Palooza will feature over 50 food trucks and over 1000 variations of Nutella including Nutella beer! There will be rides for the kids, chill out zones, an Easter egg hunt and cooking demonstrations. For just $10 per ticket and kids for free, this one is a great way to spend Easter as a family.

 5.       Footy days at the Adelaide Oval

Whether you support the Crows or Power, both teams have home games during the school holidays –

13/04     Port Adelaide vs Richmond          4.05pm

21/04     Crows vs Gold Coast Suns            4.10pm

26/04     Port Adelaide vs North Melb      7.20pm


With so much to do around Adelaide this April, why not book a Staycation in the city? Enjoy a taste of Rockford service with a $50 F&B voucher when you stay two nights or more at the hotel. If you’d prefer to stay just one night, then take advantage of our ‘Kids Eat for FREE’ promotion in the Spice Market Restaurant (during school holidays, exc Sundays & public holidays)

Holiday in your home city, leave the suburbs behind and escape to unpack this exciting hotel offer!