Opal Festival 2019 – almost here!

2019 Coober Pedy Opal Festival June 21nd & 22rd June

Round up your pals!
It’s time to get organised!

Join the Opening Night festivities on Friday from 6pm at the Racecourse, with a truly Outback Fireworks Spectacular against the Night Sky.  Great food by the Coober Pedy Area School,  Entertainment to delight young and old with Nigel the Roving Clown and Betsey the Butterfly.  Sit back and relax with AP D’Antonio’s mesmerizing country, folk and blues music. This year, we also proudly present a surprise Light Show on the centre stage that we guarantee will only ever be seen in Coober Pedy!

Saturday kicks off with the traditional Street Parade from noon.  The entertainment flows all afternoon, including Betsy the Butterfly, Clowns and the Doogans Dynamic Duo performers, Country singers AP & John D’Antonio, Joe Ahern and Barry Lewis,  Food Stalls Arts & Crafts Games & so much more.

Test your fitness and climb the 8m Climbing Wall or compete in the Opal King & Queen Iron Man Competition.

Still have energy to burn?  Relax with a scrumptous dinner at the RSL and more live music, or wander over to the Drive-In for Aladdin.