Get ready for a fiery winter wonderland in Adelaide! Illuminate Adelaide, the award-winning light festival, returns in 2024 with a dazzling new centrepiece: Fire Gardens.

This mesmerizing experience by French fire artists Compagnie Carabosse will transform the Adelaide Botanic Garden into a breathtaking spectacle. From July 4th to 21st, wander through the gardens illuminated by over 7,000 handcrafted fire pots, flickering candlelit archways, and captivating kinetic sculptures.

Compagnie Carabosse is renowned for their spellbinding fire installations worldwide. This year, they’re creating their largest exhibition ever, designed specifically for Adelaide and perfect for a unique winter experience.

The Adelaide Botanic Garden will host Fire Gardens over 12 nights, offering visitors a chance to stroll through the enchanting fire displays. Take advantage of early bird ticket discounts available until April 14th.

For a truly unforgettable evening, indulge in a curated pre- or post-show dinner at the Restaurant Botanic Rose Garden pop-up. Led by celebrated chef Justin James, this dining experience promises to complement the magic of Fire Gardens.

As South Australian Minister for Tourism Zoe Bettison states, Fire Gardens is just a taste of the wonders Illuminate Adelaide 2024 has to offer. The full program will be unveiled on May 1st.

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Location: Adelaide Botanic Garden (Main Gate entry)
  • Dates: July 4th – 21st, 2024
  • Times: Thursday-Sunday, sessions every 15 minutes (5:45 pm – 8:15 pm)
  • Duration: Allow 60 minutes for the full experience
  • Tickets: Early bird discount ($35) available until April 14th, then $40 general admission

Fire Gardens promises to ignite Adelaide’s winter with light, warmth, and community. Don’t miss this spectacular event!

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