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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July 2019

The Advocate Art Award is an inclusive and much-loved annual art award for the Central Australian community, presenting a diverse and dynamic mix of works, across many mediums, by new and established artists alike.

Date 
26 Jul to 11 Aug
Time 
6:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre: Galleries and Theatre
Type 
Community

Todd Mall Markets for 2019

Date 
28 Jul
Time 
9:00am to 2:00pm
Event Location 
Centre of the Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Sydney Dance Company’s 50th Anniversary bursts into life with a formidable triple bill from Rafael Bonachela, Gabrielle Nankivell and Melanie Lane, each having carved their own unique style, pushing at the possibilities of movement.

Date 
31 Jul
Time 
8:00pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre: Galleries and Theatre
Type 
Community

August 2019

Mayor Damien Ryan invites senior members of the Alice Springs community to join him for morning tea to celebrate Seniors Month.

Date 
2 Aug
Time 
10:30am to 12:00pm
Event Location 
Civic Centre
Type 
Town Council

A man enchanted by the beauty of the East.
A woman in love with the promise of the West.
Separated by a vast ocean and many years, what will become of their love?
Madama Butterfly is a love story that reaches across cultures, across oceans, across time.

Date 
6 Aug to 7 Aug
Time 
7:30pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre: Galleries and Theatre
Type 
Community

The Old Timers Fete is an annual event held on the 2nd Saturday in August.
Entertainment, Plants, Food, Stalls, Auction, Lucky Program and More!

Date 
10 Aug
Time 
10:00am
Event Location 
Old Timers Village 446 South Stuart Hwy Alice Springs
Type 
Major Event

Todd Mall Markets for 2019

Date 
11 Aug
Time 
9:15am to 2:00pm
Event Location 
Centre of the Todd Mall
Type 
Community

The Rotary Henley on Todd Regatta is a fun, quirky and eclectic ‘boat’ race held annually on the dry sandy bed of the Todd River in Alice Springs, Australia - the only dry river boating Regatta in

Date 
17 Aug
Time 
10:30am
Event Location 
Snow Kenna Park, Wills Tce
Type 
Major Event

Todd Mall Markets for 2019

Date 
18 Aug
Time 
9:00am to 2:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Vietnam Veterans Day & Battle of Long Tan Anniversary 2019
Sunday 18th August
0930 - 1000
ANZAC HILL Cenotaph

Order of Service:

Date 
18 Aug
Time 
9:30am
Event Location 
ANZAC Hill Cenotaph
Type 
Major Event

Todd Mall Markets for 2019

Date 
25 Aug
Time 
9:00am to 2:00pm
Event Location 
Centre of the Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Have you ‘Still Got Talent!’? Then why not get your act together and enter the 2019 Seniors Talent Quest?!

Date 
28 Aug
Time 
11:00am to 2:00pm
Type 
Town Council

Come prepared to be spoiled with a diversity of stalls that clearly reflects this town's inclusive spirit.

Date 
29 Aug
Time 
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Alice Desert Festival 2019 will be held 30 August - 13 October 2019, stay tuned for more details

Date 
30 Aug to 13 Oct
Time 
8:00am to 8:00pm
Event Location 
Alice Springs - various locations
Type 
Major Event

The Red CentreNATS is a rev head’s paradise, showcasing the very best in street machines, elite show cars, hot rods, classics, exotics and supercars.

Date 
30 Aug to 1 Sep
Time 
9:00am to 10:00pm
Event Location 
Blatherskite Park Alice Springs
Type 
Major Event

Four young Aboriginal women from regional Australia, who like singing country music, suddenly get the chance to change their tune, and their lives. Wearing sequins, armed only with microphones they find themselves trying to spread joy in the hell that is the Vietnam War.

Date 
31 Aug
Time 
8:00pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre: Galleries and Theatre
Type 
Community

September 2019

Desert Mob is one of the most significant expressions of Aboriginal art and culture in the nation, and one of its most anticipated and extraordinary events.

Date 
5 Sep
Time 
5:30pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre
Type 
Community

Presented in partnership with Desart, Desert Mob is an event of national significance, representing the most comprehensive survey of contemporary Aboriginal art by artists from across the desert regions and communities of Central Australia. After record-breaking audience attendances and artwork sales in 2018, this 29-year–strong event remains as vital and vibrant as ever.

Date 
5 Sep to 20 Oct
Time 
5:30pm to 4:00pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre: Galleries and Theatre
Type 
Major Event

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

Date 
5 Sep to 20 Oct
Time 
5:30pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre
Type 
Major Event

Desert Mob is one of the most significant expressions of Aboriginal art and culture in the nation, and one of its most anticipated and extraordinary events.

Date 
6 Sep
Time 
10:00am
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre
Type 
Community

Desert Mob is one of the most significant expressions of Aboriginal art and culture in the nation, and one of its most anticipated and extraordinary events.

Date 
7 Sep
Time 
10:00am
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre
Type 
Community

Todd Mall Markets for 2019

Date 
8 Sep
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Centre of the Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Todd Mall Markets for 2019

Date 
15 Sep
Time 
9:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location 
Centre of the Todd Mall
Type 
Community

Much Ado About Nothing is one of Shakespeare’s contemporary comedies where romance is thwarted by dastardly plots, misinformation, false accusations, broken promises, and bumbling cops. Or is it?

Date 
17 Sep
Time 
8:00pm
Event Location 
Araluen Arts Centre: Galleries and Theatre
Type 
Community

Come prepared to be spoiled with a diversity of stalls that clearly reflects this town's inclusive spirit.

Date 
26 Sep
Time 
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location 
Todd Mall
Type 
Community

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