Events in Glenelg

    Glenelg's main attraction is the Temptation Sailing Dolphin Swim or Watch cruises, which depart from Marina Pier, Holdfast Shores (at the end of Anzac Highway). Come aboard & experience wild bottle nose Dolphins in their element! Temptation Sailing is also available for private functions & offers 1.5hr coastal cruises.
    Book direct 0412 811 838 or at the Glenelg Visitor Information Centre.



      5·10·14 Follow the Sun Festival, Wigley Reserve Glenelg

      12 noon - 10pm. $54.95 (children free). Follow the sun will provide festival goers of all ages with a 'backyard bbq' vibe, welcoming friends and families along for a day of music and enticing produce set against South Australia's stunning landscape

      7-10·10·14 The Great Jetty Road Glenelg Treasure Hunt

      10-5pm. Grab a treasure bag and map for $5 from 10.00 am each day and hit the trail for free gifts from the Jetty Road precinct tracers. At your last stop collect your treasure for your chance to win one of two $100 Jetty Road gift cards. Tickets on sale from Moseley Square and this event sells out quickly so get in early!

      26·10·14 Walk to Cure Diabetes. 9-2pm

      At Wigley Reserve, Glenelg - the walk to cure diabetes is were the type 1 diabetes community along with their friends, family and colleagues come together to share our hope for a cure. In the months leading up to the walk participants register online and raise funds so JDRF can support its medical research projects to cure, treat and prevent Ti diabetes

      26·10·14 Down Under London to Brighton Run. 12-3.30pm

      Wattle reserve, Glenelg. This event is for veteran cars, motorcycles and commercial vehicles. The vehicles assemble at London Road, Mile End for a 10am departure to the CCC clubrooms at Clark Avenue, Glandore. After morning tea and a London Bun the vehicles proceed to Wattle Reserve, Brighton to be welcomed by the Mayor. Following a short ceremony we move on to Colley Reserve, Glenelg for lunch and display. The vehicles will be on display at Glenelg from 12.30pm to approximately 3.30pm


      16·11·14 Jetty Road Christmas Pageant

      This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Glenelg Christmas Pageant. Come and celebrate our 60th anniversary with us on Sunday 16th November to welcome Santa to the Bay. The Pageant will travel along Jetty Road, Glenelg from Rose Street into Colley Terrace with pre-pageant entertainment starting from 9.30am and the main event from 10.30am. Santa will then be ready to hear all of your Christmas wishes at the end of the pageant!

      30·11·14 Brians annual Fun Day. 10.30am - 2.30pm

      Partridge House, 38 Partridge Street, Glenelg. Join in the fun whilst helping to raise money and awareness for pancreatic cancer research. SA Metropolitan Fire truck will be there, prizes, games, sausage sizzle and auction for great prizes & giveaways. ALL proceeds are donated to the pancreatic Cancer Research Foundation. Support the Hanson Institute