Carnevale in Adelaide title

View 2012 Carnevale Program

2017 Program highlights include:

  • Regional cooking
  • Italian Festival Cafe
  • Live entertainment – singing and dancing
  • Multicultural Saturday – Chinese, Indian, Macedonian, Brazilian dance acts, plus tango!
  • Traditional Italian Sunday
  • San Remo Precinct: Cooking Demonstrations with popular Australian chefs & San Remo Brand Ambassadors Adam Swanson & Laura Cassai  PLUS Kids Sampling Sessions, Colouring in, Spaghetti Board game and Pasta Art
  • Brasilia Coffee sampling station
  • Lenniedin Face & Body Art
  • Mozzarella Stretching Workshops from La Casa Del Formaggio
  • JOHN ST PEETERS with Special Guest TERESA VEE – headline act
  • MC: Rick Hutton – direct from Italy via London on the Main Stage
  • MC: Daniela Di Fabio on the Al Fresco Stage
  • Steve Presto Magician & Entertainer, Star Academy & making its Festival debut Alice & The White Rabbit Show for kids
  • Choirs - Molfettese Singing Group & Monteverdi Singers
  • Fusion Pops Orchestra – strings, rhythm & 12 voice choir
  • Al Fresco Stage with Everybody Talks, A Party with Kate, Tarantella Competition with The Sopranos, Renae Albuino, Michela Capriccioni & Quentin Eyers, Andre Mosca,
  • Exhibitions
  • Italcanti, Allegria – youthful songbirds
  • Elevate Duo – making their Festival debut
  • Crowd favourites Tradition Trio & La Taccarata
  • Giuliano Cameli – World Campion Piano Accordionist direct from Italy
  • Isabella De Marco & Alexandra Mantis
  • Radio Italiana 531 Singing Competition winners
  • La Famiglia d'Aspromonte – traditional Calabrese dancers
  • I Zanzarini da Molise
  • The Rubys
  • Exhibitions
  • LEGIO 1TERRA AUSTRALIS – A Roman Invasion!
  • Italian Festival Café
  • Traditional Mass - various choirs
  • Exclusive Fashion shows - four a day
  • Fencing Demonstrations
  • Schools' Displays
  • Artisans doing traditional lace making, violin making, painting and cartoon caricatures
  • Carnevale Cup - Soccer Competition for Under 12s
  • Motor show: Fiat 500, Alfa Romeo, Scuderia Italia, Ferrari, Ducati & the latest models from Solitaire Maserati & Solitaire Alfa Romeo
  • Bocce
  • Spectacular Fireworks
  • Commercial booths
  • Air-conditioned comfort inside pavilions