Events

Upcoming events in and around Alice Springs.

Welcome to Alice Springs Town Council's Community Calendar. 

The calendar is a popular Council initiative designed to promote community events for the Alice Springs municipality, and receives an average of over 10,000 unique pageviews each month.

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June 2018

Cars and Bikes tackle the 230km track in the first day of racing, from Alice Springs to Finke, in Australia's FASTEST and GREATEST Desert Race.

Date 
10 Jun
Time 
7:00am
Event Location 
Start Finish Line Precinct - Lot 6333 South Stuart Highway Alice Springs NT 0870
Type 
Major Event

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
10 Jun
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Competitors race from Finke to Alice Springs in Australia's FASTEST and GREATEST Desert Race to see who will be crowned the next 'King of the Desert'.

Date 
11 Jun
Time 
7:00am
Event Location 
Start Finish Line Precinct - Lot 6333 South Stuart Highway Alice Springs NT 0870
Type 
Major Event

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
17 Jun
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

The 22nd Alice Springs Beanie Festival. 7000 handmade beanies from around the world for sale, textile workshops, live entertainment and great food!

Date 
29 Jun to 2 Jul
Time 
10:00am to 5:00pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre
Type 
Major Event

July 2018

Culture is in our hearts, the landscape and in our blood.

Date 
1 Jul to 31 Jul
Time 
7:30am to 6:00pm
Event Location 
Alice Springs Desert Park
Type 
Community

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
1 Jul
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Join 18,000 locals & visitors over two days at the 59th Alice Springs Show!

Date 
6 Jul to 7 Jul
Time 
9:00am to 7:30pm
Event Location 
Blatherskite Park
Type 
Major Event

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
8 Jul
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

And it came from a good old Aussie bet!

Dear Editor,

... I have had a feud with Lion Keith Mooney–Smith for some considerable time and I feel it is time we settled it.

Date 
14 Jul
Time 
11:00am
Event Location 
Noel Fullerton Camel Cup Arena - Blatherskite Park
Type 
Major Event

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
15 Jul
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
29 Jul
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

August 2018

Built on the back of the success of the "Dirty Word" and Central Australia's long and rich love affair with poetry, This festival will bring together poets and spoken word artists from all over Aus

Date 
2 Aug to 5 Aug
Time 
5:00pm to 11:00pm
Event Location 
Totem Theatre (Snow Kenna Park)
Type 
Community

The Alice Springs Teddy Bear Picnic is an event aimed at families and children of all ages looking for a fun day out over the long weekend in August.

Date 
6 Aug
Time 
10:00am
Event Location 
Lawns of the Alice Springs Town Council
Type 
Major Event

Free entry to the Old Timers annual fete, with a 51year tradition in the Alice Springs community.

Date 
11 Aug
Time 
11:00am to 3:00pm
Event Location 
At Old Timers Village 446 South Stuart Highway
Type 
Community

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
12 Aug
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

The Rotary Henley on Todd Regatta is the World's only dry river bed boating regatta in the world!
Come and join in the fun and hilarity of this wacky and crazy event.

Date 
18 Aug
Time 
10:30am to 4:30pm
Event Location 
Snow Kenna Park (next to Anzac Oval)
Type 
Major Event

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
19 Aug
Time 
9:00am
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Red CentreNATS is held in association with Summernats.

Date 
31 Aug to 2 Sep
Time 
9:00am to 6:00pm
Event Location 
Blatherskite Park Alice Springs
Type 
Major Event

September 2018

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
2 Sep
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Desert Mob is unlike anything else and is one of the most anticipated and important Aboriginal art and cultural events in the nation.

Date 
6 Sep to 21 Oct
Time 
5:30pm to 4:00pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre: Galleries and Theatre
Type 
Community
Date 
7 Sep to 9 Sep
Time 
7:30am to 6:00pm
Event Location 
Alice Springs Desert Park
Type 
Community

Desert Song Festival 2018- 10 glorious days of music showcasing cultural diversity and artistic brilliance in Central Australia, celebrating the singer, the song, the instrument, the land and its people.

Date 
7 Sep to 16 Sep
Time 
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location 
Alice Springs and MacDonnell Ranges East and West
Type 
Major Event

The market runs from February to December. It is held every second Sunday 9-1pm in the Todd Mall which can only be described as idyllic.

Date 
16 Sep
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Bush Bands Bash is a foot stomping musical celebration under the starry desert sky.

Date 
16 Sep
Time 
4:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location 
Alice Springs Telegraph Station
Type 
Community

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