Event held on June 18

Coober Pedy Opal Festival 2021

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Event runs from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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Join us on the 18th to 20th June 2021 for a bigger and better Opal Festival. An Outback Festival like no other! Celebrating all that is Coober Pedy - opals, underground, outback, and our amazing multicutural community. The Opal Festival is the largest community event in Coober Pedy and is held annually to celebrate the vibrant and culturally diverse community, opal and mining. The Festival provides an opportunity for the community to come together, celebrate and strengthen its cultural and social bonds. Incorporating food and beverage, craft and market stalls, games and entertainment; the festival provides activities for all ages and cultures in an engaging and entertaining event. To celebrate the amazing spring time weather. Fireworks display and live music is earmarked for an opening event on the Friday night at the Racecourse, followed by celebrations on Saturday and Saturday night. Come along and get down and dirty!