Arts and culture

The City of Port Adelaide Enfield is a vibrant and diverse community, home to many artists, galleries, theatres, studios, museums, designers, creative community groups and live music venues. Keep reading to explore your next creative experience.

The City of PAE has a thriving arts and culture community

Across the City of PAE you’ll find unique creative events and experiences, including live music, exhibitions, festivals, art markets, performances and art workshops. You can even jump on an art-led tour or grab a public art map and wander around one of the largest outdoor galleries in the world. Find your next creative experience below.

Ports Arts Exchange

Whether you’re a local creative, an art lover, a curious visitor, a business owner or an artist seeking inspiration, Port Arts Exchange (PAX) is a virtual showcase of our diverse arts community – your go-to resource for discovering all that the Port and surrounds have to offer.

Wonderwalls

Wonderwalls, Australia's largest and longest running street art festival, has transformed the streets of Port Adelaide with over 80 murals by local, national and internationally renowned street artists.

Since its inception, the Wonderwalls street art festivals have included artists from over 16 countries, including Poland, Italy and the Netherlands. Through 2,350L of paint and 2,800 spray cans, Wonderwalls has transformed the streets of Port Adelaide into one of the largest outdoor galleries in the world.

Check out Wonderwalls via the Visit Port Adelaide & Coast app or grab a map from the Port Adelaide Visitor Information Centre and start exploring.

Creative spaces and experiences

Pick up a copy of our pocket sized guide, Things Unseen, from the Port Adelaide Visitor Information Centre. This guide includes information on how to enjoy art, culture and creativity in Port Adelaide, including museums, tours, locally made products, urban lore and insights from local creatives.

SALA

Every August , you  can enjoy  exciting exhibitions from emerging and established artists. View the SALA program.