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Plan Your Visit

We’re so excited to share Illuminate Adelaide with you.

There are a number of ways you can explore Illuminate Adelaide and all the different venues, buildings, and precincts we plan to light up this winter. Plan your visit and how you get there with these handy guides.

Stay In Town

Crowne Plaza Adelaide

Looking for a place to stay in the thick of the Illuminate Adelaide action? Located on Frome Street right near events like City Lights, Fire Gardens, and more, Crowne Plaza Adelaide are offering 15% off their best flexible rate from 01 June - 31 July - just in time for your stay in Adelaide to enjoy all that Illuminate Adelaide has on offer.

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Crowne Plaza Adelaide Staycation Package

Crowne Plaza Adelaide have created a special Illuminate Adelaide Staycation package, which includes cocktails in Luna10 and two tickets to Fire Gardens at Illuminate Adelaide.

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Quest on Franklin

Whether you're visiting Adelaide or simply looking for a staycation, Quest on Franklin has got you covered with 15% off all available rooms throughout Illuminate Adelaide. Use the code LIGHTS2024 when booking and discover why Quest on Franklin is a home away from home! Offer available for bookings from 01 - 23 July 2024.

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Car Parking

Illuminate Adelaide events take place all across the city. Plan your journey carefully and choose the Wilson Parking location that makes the most sense for your visit for proximity and access. Illuminate Adelaide patrons can access 20% off Wilson Parking using the codeword ILLUMINATE24 between 04 - 21 July.

Public Transport

Adelaide Metro offers a dedicated bus, train, and tram network to help you navigate Illuminate Adelaide events throughout the city. Choose the option which works best for you while accessing timetables and tickets via the Adelaide Metro planner.

You can also take advantage of the Free City Connector bus and tram services which operate on a loop throughout the city and North Adelaide every 15 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on weekends.


If travelling to the city for Illuminate Adelaide by bike, the best routes available include the Torrens Linear Park and cycle paths along all major arterial roads.

There is also a free bike hire service available from locations in Adelaide City, Unley, and Charles Sturt every day of the week.


Avoid the stress of finding a park and consider catching a cab or Uber!

Taxi ranks are located on King William Street, outside the Casino and Railway Station, and in other prominent locations around the city.

Highlight your visit

For accommodation and bookings RAA Travel can help.

Bringing your own bottle rather than a single-use bottle is the best choice you can make for the environment. We have collaborated with SA Water to make refill stations available at Illuminate Adelaide events.

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Image: Base Camp, Illuminate Adelaide 2023
Credit: Frankie the Creative