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February 29, 2024
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Fool’s Paradise

February 16 – March 17, 2024

  • This article was produced in collaboration with Fool's Paradise.

Fool’s Paradise is Adelaide’s hottest new fringe destination. There is a smorgasbord of productions and a brilliant program for kids and families. Treat yourself to some great street food and cheap prices, and enjoy a brilliant show. Kids’ and family shows are playing all day every weekend of the Adelaide Fringe Festival.


Fool’s Paradise
16 February–17 March 2024
Victoria Square/Tarntanyagga
Tickets and more info

The Giant Balloon show has flown in from the UK after winning the international festival of fools, and is getting rave reviews in Adelaide. The Giant Balloon Show will have you in stitches and awe – expect balloons, a banging ’80s soundtrack, audience participation, and the all-important GIANT BALLOON! This is non-stop fun for the whole family.

For those who want to see some aerial acrobatics, Prehysterical Circus by Head First Acrobats is an incredibly hilarious hour of fun! Having won the best children’s weekly award in Adelaide Fringe over multiple years, this one is a sure winner.

All the way from Taiwan is the incredible I am the Boss. This thrilling circus experience combines mime, exploring communication through body language, and seamlessly intertwining reality and fantasy.

Looking for something a little educational and fun? Try Brilliant Bubbles by the amazing Dr. Hubble. With a captivating ability to manipulate simple soap bubbles, Dr. Hubble crafts extraordinary moments of wonder, featuring unique creations like square and octagon bubbles, chimneys, and explode-a-bubbles.

Another amazing show receiving stellar reviews is the Circus of FACTS. Cirqular Entertainment presents a cast of internationally performing and home-grown artists showcasing a diverse range of talents including quick-change acts, breathtaking aerial acrobatics, cube juggling, mesmerizing cyr wheel performances, and much more! A must-see circus show for the young and young at heart.

All these shows, plus henna painting, live music, flying trapeze classes and the best food and drink South Australia has to offer.

Come and make a day of Fringe Fun at Fool’s Paradise.

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