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Round 1 Awardees of AEDA’s 2024 Commercial Events and Festivals Sponsorship Program

Last updated 07 Dec, 2023

Excitement is in the air as we proudly announce the successful applicants for Round 1 of the 2024 Commercial Events and Festivals Sponsorship Program. This initiative, administered by the Adelaide Economic Development Agency (AEDA), supports events and festivals that contribute to the vibrancy and dynamism of the city.

AEDA's investment in an annual calendar of events spans a diverse range, including arts, culture, music, sport, and food and wine festivals. This eclectic mix is carefully curated to drive visitation, boost economic activity, and offer robust support to local businesses.

These applicants have demonstrated exceptional vision, and their events promise to elevate the profile of the city and North Adelaide. Congratulations to each of the following:

Round 1 Awardees: Small to Medium Category



Made in India Media

Holi Festival

Dragon Mill

EMPYRE Fire Festival

Gathered SA

Gathered Market in the Mall

ForMile Events

Ebenezer Night Markets

Gonzo Group

Home Base: Footy Place

East End Cellars

Summer Sessions Vardon Avenue

ReAngle Pictures

The Courtyard of Curiosities

Blitz Golf

Blitz Golf

Sidebyside Events


Round 1 Awardees: Medium to Large Category 



St Jerome’s Laneway

Laneway Festival Adelaide 2024

The Garden of Unearthly Delights

The Garden of Unearthly Delights

Gluttony Food and Wine Festival


Wonderland Entertainment and Leisure

Wonderland Spiegeltent Festival Hub

Head First Acrobats

Fools Paradise

Massive Events

Adelaide Motorsport Festival

Asia Oasis

Asia Street Food Festival

Submit Your Application for Round 2

If you missed the opportunity this time, don't worry – Round 2 opens on Monday 5 February 2024, and closes at 5:00 pm on Friday 1 March 2024. Be sure to review the program guidelines here.