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Playford Palace Count Down

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Playford Palace Count Down
Published 20 February 2018
This Friday, get ready for a weekend full of theatrics as Playford Palace opens its gates for the Adelaide Fringe in Prince George Plaza.

This Friday, get ready for a weekend full of theatrics as Playford Palace opens its gates for the Adelaide Fringe in Prince George Plaza.

Playford Palace offers a huge line-up this year with plenty of free and affordable entertainment for the whole family to enjoy.It all kicks off on Friday (23 February) with entertainment starting at 6pm, before the official opening with hip-hop dance troupe, Precizion, as well as South Australian Male Artist of the Year, DyspOra, and N1 Records artist, ELSY, taking to the stage.The Shedley Theatre will host two ticketed shows with the Devine Alls Tribute Show on the Friday night at 8.30pm, along with the festival’s headline comedic act, Peter Helliar, on Saturday at 6.30pm. Tickets for both shows are still available.Below are all the details you need to know about the upcoming festival: Playford Palace opening times

Friday, 23 February: 5pm to 11pm (first performance starts at 6pm); Saturday, 24 February: 11am to 11pm;

Sunday, 25 February: 11am to 7pm. The Shedley Theatre Box Office opening times

Friday: 9am to 5pm, 6.30pm to 8.30pm;

Saturday 3pm to 6.30pm.

All tickets can be bought online. What to do and bring• The whole family

• Picnic blankets (please, no deck chairs as there is plenty of pop-up furniture)

• Be sun smart: bring your hat and sunscreen

• EFTPOS facilities available within the Bar/Food area and the Box Office. ATM facilities available at the Elizabeth City Centre What not to bring• Deck chairs

• This is a pet free event

• No alcohol to be brought into the event site Entertainment

There is plenty of FREE and affordable entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. No tickets are required for the free performances. Shows held in the Rastelli are first in best dressed, but there is plenty of opportunity to see these acts, with multiple times scheduled.Kids workshops will be available at set times over the weekend and will include robotics, games, nature play, as well as arts and crafts.

Transport/Parking

We encourage you to take public transport where possible.

For further information visit HERE.Parking will be located in the City of Playford’s temporary car park behind the Playford Civic Centre and at the Elizabeth Shopping Centre.

Food and drink

Food and full bar facilities available.Food includes burgers, yiros, squid and chips, cheese platter boxes, hot chips, donuts and mini pavlova. There are also snacks such as chocolate bars and chips available.Bar includes water, soft drinks, wine, beer, cider and spirits.

Alcohol/Smoking

This is a licensed event. Alcoholic beverages must be consumed within designated areas.A designated smoking area will be set up at the Prince George Plaza exit towards Main North Road entrance.

No smoking is allowed in the Plaza.