Upcoming Events in Penrith

For something fun to do this weekend, look no further than Penrith- the Adventure Capital of NSW. Penrith is home to world-class events such as the Rowing World Cup, Ironman 70.3 and the Real Festival. Located only 50 minutes from Sydney, Penrith is your ultimate event destination.

Exhibitions

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Penrith’s busy events calendar includes a diverse range of exhibitions, trade fairs and expos.

Retro scene

Electric Domestic: modern lives - suburban dreams

01 November 2018 - 30 October 2019

NSW State Archives exhibition exploring power, modernity and the promotion of the suburban dream in mid-1960s Australia

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The Housing Question Exhibition

22 June 2019 - 25 August 2019

Winter Exhibition Suite at Penrith Regional Gallery

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Penrith Show

24 August 2019 - 25 August 2019

2019 will be the 176th year of the running of the Annual Penrith Show

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Family

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There’s plenty of fun and affordable things to do with the family in Penrith, just 50 min from Sydney’s CBD.

Penrith Showground Market

Penrith Showground Market

21 August 2019 (+ 20 more dates)

Market held every Wednesday morning and the first Sunday of each month

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Harness Racing Night

22 August 2019 (+ 17 more dates)

Racing every Thursday

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Two indoor skydivers performing

Annual Australian Indoor Skydiving Championships

23 August 2019 - 24 August 2019

Great to watch! Free entry for spectators.

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Festivals

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Penrith’s busy events calendar features a variety of festivals.

Dodgem cars

Penrith Show

24 August 2019 - 25 August 2019

2019 will be the 176th year of the running of the Annual Penrith Show

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Historic red car in grand parade

St Marys Spring Festival

07 September 2019

St Marys major annual community event held in the CBD

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Drinking wine on a picnic blanket

Lakeside Long Lunch

28 September 2019

Sydney’s Premier Food and Wine Experience

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Markets

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MARKETS Stroll through and grab a bargain at one of the many specialty markets Penrith has to offer.

Penrith Showground Market

Penrith Showground Market

21 August 2019 (+ 20 more dates)

Market held every Wednesday morning and the first Sunday of each month

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Dodgem cars

Penrith Show

24 August 2019 - 25 August 2019

2019 will be the 176th year of the running of the Annual Penrith Show

Read more

Historic red car in grand parade

St Marys Spring Festival

07 September 2019

St Marys major annual community event held in the CBD

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Performances

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Located only 50 minutes from Sydney’s CBD, Penrith boasts a steady stream of nationally and internationally renowned performing artists.

Two indoor skydivers performing

Annual Australian Indoor Skydiving Championships

23 August 2019 - 24 August 2019

Great to watch! Free entry for spectators.

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Conductor in front of playing band

NSW State Band Championships

24 August 2019 - 25 August 2019

More than 55 bands and 3000 musicians of all ages from across NSW will appear at the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre

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Dodgem cars

Penrith Show

24 August 2019 - 25 August 2019

2019 will be the 176th year of the running of the Annual Penrith Show

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Sport

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Penrith is home to many world-class venues and is the host thrilling sporting events such as Ironman 70.3 and the Sydney International Rowing Regatta.

Greyhounds running

Twilight Greyhound Racing

21 August 2019 (+ 19 more dates)

See the dogs run!

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Harness Racing Night

22 August 2019 (+ 17 more dates)

Racing every Thursday

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Two indoor skydivers performing

Annual Australian Indoor Skydiving Championships

23 August 2019 - 24 August 2019

Great to watch! Free entry for spectators.

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Workshops

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Pursue your passion, follow your interests, develop a skill and learn something new in Penrith.

Motorcycle going around a cone on the racetrack audience watching

Roadsmart 2 - Motorcycle Track Course

24 August 2019

A must-do course for all road riders

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A group of motorbike riders taking a corner

MotoStars Ride Day

25 August 2019 (+ 4 more dates)

Popular ride day & coaching for motorcyclists

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Boy looking through telescope, girl looking at sky with observatory behind them

Astronomy Night

07 September 2019 (+ 5 more dates)

The Western Sydney University Observatory holds astronomy nights on various topics...

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