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Geltwood Festival

The Geltwood Festival is a community event which promotes locally sourced goods, crafts, displays and hosts a variety of craft workshops.

Held in Millicent each year, the Geltwood Festival is a great way to spend a day out with the whole family!

Geltwood Festival 2019 Dates, Market, Program & Workshops, Millicent

There are heaps of events to participate in during the festival including a huge street market, plenty of art, quilt and craft displays, as well as live music and kids programs.

During the festival, there will be over 250 quilts on show in many of the shop windows in Millicent, as well as the Millicent Visitor Information Centre and Ant’s Redgum Gallery.

The Geltwood Festival Opening Night is generally held on the Friday between 6.30pm-8.30pm at the Millicent Gallery. The popular Geltwood Market typically runs along George Street in Millicent between 10am – 2pm on the Sunday. Here, you will find local fruit and vegetables, arts and crafts, hand made goods and there will be plenty of live music and performances on the day.

There will also be film nights, murder mystery tours, floral arts and displays and plenty of demonstrations by skilled experts. There will also be heaps of craft workshops for those wanting to learn or hone a skill including mosaic, weaving and quilting.

So come on down to the Geltwood Festival in Millicent and have a great day out with the whole family!


05 April 2019 to 08 April 2019

Event Times

The Geltwood Festival Opening
Friday 5 April: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The Millicent Gallery, Civic & Arts Centre

Quilts on Show
Friday 5 April to Monday 8 April 2019
Various Locations

Quilts for a Cause Exhibition
Friday 5 April to Monday 30 April 2019
Millicent Visitor Information Centre

“Murder at the Museum” Night Tour - Millicent Living History Museum
Saturday 6 April 2019: Tour times starting at 6:30pm
Mount Gambier Rd, Millicent

Family Fun Day and Market Day
Sunday 7 April 2019: 10am - 2pm
George St, Millicent

Art Exhibition
Friday 5 April to Monday 8 April
Millicent Art Gallery

Millicent Craft Group - Demonstration & Display
Sunday 7 April 2019: 10am - 2pm
Millicent Art & Craft Centre, Fifth St Millicent.

SE Family History Group Open Day(s)
Friday 5 April to Monday 8 April 2019: 10am- 4pm
Cnr Mount Gambier Rd and Short St, Millicent

A Quilting Convention
Monday 8 April 2019: Doors open at 9:30am
Civic and Arts Centre, Millicent


Various locations


The Millicent Gallery, Civic & Arts Centre Shop windows in George, Glen and Davenport Streets; and The Millicent Visitor Information Centre Ant's Redgum Gallery Millicent Visitor Information Centre George St, Millicent Millicent Public Library Rendelsham Hall
Millicent, South Australia




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