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Alice Springs certainly knows how to put on a good show! Check out the range of events below. During event periods we suggest pre-booking your accommodation early to avoid disappointment.

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Run Larapinta – August 2019

Run Larapinta August 2019 This one-of-a-kind run offers spectacular scenery over 4 days with a 4 stage trail with the stunning backdrop of the iconic Larapinta trail.  This breathtaking run should be on every athlete's bucket list! Choose from the Namatjira (10-30km...

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Territory Day – July 2019

Territory Day 1st July 2019 This year marks the 40th anniversary of Northern Territory being granted Self-Government in 1978.  Kingswood will be performing for you this Alice Springs Territory Day in a free concert at Anzac Oval, located just 3 minutes from the...

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Rotary Henley on Todd Regatta – August 2019

Rotary Henley on Todd Regatta - August 2018 17th August 2017 The Rotary Henley on Todd Regatta is a fun-filled day of dry river bed boating! This weird & wacky event is the only one of it's kind in the world, making it a very popular event for locals and visitors...

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Tatts Finke Desert Race – June 2019

Tatts Finke Desert Race 7th to 10th June 2019 Considered one of the biggest sporting events of the year, the Tatts Finke Desert Race is an off-road, multi-terrain race for bikes, cars, buggies, and quads through the desert country from Alice Springs to the small...

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Alice Springs Show Weekend – July 2019

Alice Springs Show Weekend 5th & 6th July 2019 Alice Springs is a feature stop in Australia’s red centre and the Alice Springs Show in July is one of the biggest social and agricultural highlights of the Northern Territory’s year. The show runs on the first Friday...

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The Redback MTB Stage Race – August 2019

The Redback MTB Stage Race 22nd - 25th August 2019 Alice Springs is surrounded by kilometre after kilometre of hand built single track made for mountain bikes by mountain bikers, and this award-winning event allows you to race the trails with an awesome four-day event...

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Red Centre Nats – August 2019

Red Centre Nats - August 2019 30th August 2019 What's the best way to Dad's heart this Fathers Day? A day out at the Red Centre Nats, of course! The ultimate festival of cars and wheels is back in 2019! This festival calls all car enthusiasts Australia-wide to enjoy a...

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Desert Mob MarketPlace – September 2019

Desert Mob MarketPlace  5th September 2019  The Desert Mob offers a unique place for artists, collectors, art lovers and everyone in between to meet, buy and sell artworks in the heart of Alice Springs.  Visitors can also view the Desert Mob Exhibition and browse the...

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Camel Cup – May 2019

Camel Cup 24th May 2019 Another year on and the Camel Cup is coming up! Join locals for this fun-filled weekend of activities and experience a true Aussie outback style event with the multi-award winning Uluru Camel Cup. Festivities kick off on Friday night with...

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Harts Range Races – August 2019

Harts Range Races August 2019 The annual Harts Range Racecourse is back for another year of family fun! Set in the picturesque East MacDonnell ranges area, this tradition has been going for 70 years originally starting at the Harts Range Racecourse. This highly...

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Parrtjima A Festival in Light – April 2019

Parrtjima A Festival in Light Friday April 5 to Sunday 14, 2019 Parrtjima, pronounced 'PAR-CHEE-MA’ – Is a free 10 night Festival in Light, will also include a unique outdoor gallery of contemporary and traditional Aboriginal art from the desert region. Larger than...

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Alice Springs Master Games – October 2018

Alice Springs Master Games 13th - 20th October 2018 The highly anticipated Alice Springs Master Games are returning in 2018! We look forward to seeing competitors, volunteers and spectators attend this iconic event that is the second-longest running Masters Games in...

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Parrtjima A Festival in Light – September 2018

Parrtjima A Festival in Light28th September - 7th October 2018 Parrtjima – A Festival in Light, will also include a unique outdoor gallery of contemporary and traditional Aboriginal art from the desert region. Larger than life, it will be an experience of light and...

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Desert Mob MarketPlace – September 2018

Desert Mob MarketPlace 8th September 2018  The Desert Mob offers a unique place for artists, collectors, art lovers and everyone in between to meet, buy and sell artworks in the heart of Alice Springs.  Visitors can also view the Desert Mob Exhibition and browse the...

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Run Larapinta – August 2018

Run LarapintaAugust 2018 This one-of-a-kind run offers spectacular scenery over 4 days with a 4 stage trail with the stunning backdrop of the iconic Larapinta trail.  This breathtaking run should be on every athletes bucket list! Choose from the Namatjira (10-30km...

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