Club News

2023 Grand Final Festival of Footy

September 19

By SANFL Media

Every corner in and around Adelaide Oval will be transformed this Sunday with SANFL unveiling an exciting lineup of events and activities before, during and after what promises to be a blockbuster 2023 Hostplus SANFL Grand Final at South Australia’s home of football.

The Grand Final is the pinnacle event on South Australia’s football program and SANFL is proud to reveal an unprecedented Festival of Footy to make the clash between Glenelg and Sturt an unforgettable experience for returning fans and newcomers alike.

This year SANFL and its partners are delivering multiple entertainment zones inside and outside the oval to create a carnival atmosphere from the moment fans step off the train at the Adelaide Railway Station until well after the final siren.

From Seven’s My Kitchen Rules live cooking demonstration to brass bands, free haircuts, roving performers, giant games, a Yellow Brick Road and the Play On Official Grand Final After Party presented by The Advertiser – fans will be spoilt for choice.

Enjoy the SANFL Grand Final feeling at the:

Connection Zone (footbridge/railway station)

Meet and greet with SANFL club mascots

Don your team colours with the roaming tribe face painters

Brass Bands from St Peters and Brighton High

Entertainment Zone (Telstra Plaza)

SEN SANFL pre-game show,

Player interviews on stage with Channel 7’s Andrew Hayes

Channel 7 MKR and SANFL activation zone – live cooking demonstrations with Sonia and Marcus from this season of MKR creating the SANFL signature pasta dish

West End activation

APM hand ball competition

Kia car display and DJ

Grand Final kids map and Yellow Brick Road card

Fan Zone (plaza)

Chill out with chairs, umbrellas and lounges

Putt putt golf

Table tennis table

Interactive screens/skill tester games


Giant games will be just part of the fun in the Family Zone at Adelaide Oval on Grand Final Day this Sunday.

Family Zone (concourse and Creswell Gardens)

SANFL player Guess Who game

SANFL inflatables and skill test games

Test yourself against the SANFL players at the Powerade Talent Hub

Umpire Come n Try

Macca’s swings, inflatable M and footy giveaways

Connect four, table tennis, naughts and crosses, corn hole, giant Jenga

Hill Activation Zone

Attaboy Hair free haircuts

Marmalade boys

AAMI chill out zone

Tommy’s Bar Garden (behind the Western stand)

Giant screen playing the games throughout the day

Live music

Photo moment featuring swing seats

Food trucks

The Advertiser Family Zone (Lyn Fullston Lawns)


Table tennis

Face painting

Giant lawn games

SANFL GF Afterparty at Lindsay Head Terrace – Play on Presented by the Advertiser

Live music from Hot Dub Time Machine and Dé Saint


Welcome to Country and smoking ceremony by Jakirah

Marma League – pre-league game with SANFL players and Marmalade

AAMI Men’s and Women’s Dash for Cash

Macca’s activation with the chance to win up to $250 cash

Additional around the ground activity and events

Quiet room

National Pharmacies SANFL Juniors presentation event

APM Inclusive League B&F


Tickets to the Grand Final, have been frozen at 2022 prices. All under-18s are free and require no entry ticket.


Sunday 24 September

2:30pm | Hostplus SANFL League Grand Final | Glenelg v Sturt

9:00am | U17s SANFL Futures Game

11:00am | SANFL Reserves Grand Final | Glenelg v Sturt

Broadcast information

The 2023 Hostplus SANFL League Grand Final will be broadcast live and free on Seven and 7plus and streamed live on SANFL Now and the Official AFL Live App &

Live radio broadcasts on 1629 SEN SA & SEN App, Triple M, Fiveaa and ABC Sport.


Tickets for the Grand Final are on sale via Ticketek

Pre-purchased through Ticketek*

Adults | $32 Grand Final entry only or

$80 includes Grand Final and Play On Official Grand final After Party entry

($48 Grand Final After Party only)

Concession | $24

*Tickets pre-purchased through Ticketek incur a $7.30 Ticketek fee per transaction

Gate price

Adults | $38

Concession | $28

Under 18s FREE entry – no ticket is required.

All tickets purchased via Ticketek are unreserved General Admission (no access to Western Stand).

Ultimate Football Members, Essential Crows Members, Essential Power Members and SACA Members all gain entry with their passes to the Grand Final and unreserved seating in the Western Stand on Grand Final Day. Please contact SACA for more information related to SACA membership.

A range of Grand Final Day hospitality packages also are still available. For all ticketing, hospitality packages and match information, visit the SANFL website: