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 Defqon.1, the Rowing World Cup, Ironman 70.3, Ballet under the Stars and the Real Festival. Located only 50mins 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.

Flowering tree outside of Penrith Regional Gallery

Emu Island – Modernism in Place

26 August 2017 - 19 November 2017

Celebrating 75 years of Modernist art and living

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Model Park Open Day

24 September 2017

Model planes, trains and automobiles

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Table filled with wedding decoration examples

Wedding Expo

24 September 2017

Everything and anything is here to help plan a dream wedding

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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.

Young woman on tennis court going to hit ball

Penrith Tennis International

16 September 2017 - 24 September 2017

Australian Pro Tour Tournament right here in Penrith

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Full dragonboat with leader shouting

Pendragons Come & Try Day

24 September 2017

Experience the joys of Dragon Boating

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Music By The River

24 September 2017

This family event is part of the By the River series of events coordinated by Penrith City Council

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Festivals

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

People watching fireworks display

Festival Of Lights

01 October 2017

This Event is to celebrate the new beginnings of life

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Oztoberfest

07 October 2017

Celebrate Oktoberfest Aussie Style

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Sun setting through trees near Nepean River

Real Festival

03 November 2017 - 05 November 2017

Real Festival returns to Penrith later this year with some exciting changes and new features to make it even bigger and better.

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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

27 September 2017

A large midweek market held every Wednesday morning, rain, hail or shine

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Aussie Night Markets

Aussie NightMarkets

27 September 2017

A family event with food, fun and shopping.

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People watching fireworks display

Festival Of Lights

01 October 2017

This Event is to celebrate the new beginnings of life

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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.

Music By The River

24 September 2017

This family event is part of the By the River series of events coordinated by Penrith City Council

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Ukulele being played

Blue Mountains Ukulele Band

24 September 2017

A fun family performance with a view

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Girl reading a book with light coming out

Once Upon a Time

25 September 2017

School Holiday fairytale musical at O'Donoghues

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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.

Young woman on tennis court going to hit ball

Penrith Tennis International

16 September 2017 - 24 September 2017

Australian Pro Tour Tournament right here in Penrith

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Full dragonboat with leader shouting

Pendragons Come & Try Day

24 September 2017

Experience the joys of Dragon Boating

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Community Fishing

26 September 2017

'Catch and Release' with barbless hooks every Tuesday at the Regatta Centre.

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Workshops

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

Full dragonboat with leader shouting

Pendragons Come & Try Day

24 September 2017

Experience the joys of Dragon Boating

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Emu Island: Modernism in Place - Public Program

24 September 2017

Free talks or tours at Lewers

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Origami flowers

Creative Fringe School Holiday Workshops

25 September 2017

School Holiday Workshops - Suitable for ages 8 - 12 years

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