Upcoming Events in Penrith

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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.

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Exhibitions

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

Mobile phone with live illustration on Penrith Streetscape

ReAnimate Penrith

01 November 2020 - 31 January 2021

Experience Penrith like never before, as the City Centre is transformed into an unexpected wonderland of art, exploration, technology and fun!

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Artwork

FABRIK

19 January 2021 (+ 40 more dates)

Modern Art Projects Blue Mountains Exhibition

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Stephen Wickham artwork

From the Collection: Stephen Wickham

19 January 2021 (+ 40 more dates)

Stephen Wickham is a senior Australian artist whose practice explores abstraction

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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.

Mobile phone with live illustration on Penrith Streetscape

ReAnimate Penrith

01 November 2020 - 31 January 2021

Experience Penrith like never before, as the City Centre is transformed into an unexpected wonderland of art, exploration, technology and fun!

Read more

Children playing soccer

PCYC School Holiday Activities

19 January 2021 (+ 3 more dates)

Current activities include Multi-Sport, Indoor Soccer, and Gymnastics

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Girls in garden drawing on paper mounted on clipboards

Penrith Regional Gallery School Holiday Workshops

19 January 2021 (+ 3 more dates)

Participants will have fun in workshops inspired by the current exhibition

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Festivals

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

Mobile phone with live illustration on Penrith Streetscape

ReAnimate Penrith

01 November 2020 - 31 January 2021

Experience Penrith like never before, as the City Centre is transformed into an unexpected wonderland of art, exploration, technology and fun!

Read more

Kids on the aqua park

Australia Day 2021

26 January 2021

Bring your family and friends to enjoy hours of water fun on 26 January 2021

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Australian flowers

Australia Day at Panthers

26 January 2021

Panthers are celebrating this Australia Day with fun for all!

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Markets

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

Penrith Showground Market

Penrith Showground Market

20 January 2021 (+ 48 more dates)

Market held every Wednesday morning

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Sunflowers

Luddenham Country Market

24 January 2021 (+ 21 more dates)

Enjoy a lazy Sunday drive and then a browse through the stalls. A market in the country

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Kids on the aqua park

Australia Day 2021

26 January 2021

Bring your family and friends to enjoy hours of water fun on 26 January 2021

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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.

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School Holiday Activities with The Library

19 January 2021 (+ 1 more dates)

School holiday with The Library at Home

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Magic Hat and wand

Joey Presto

20 January 2021

Sydney's leading kids magician appears at Panthers this school holidays

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wharf review crew around piano

The Wharf Revue : Goodnight and Goodluck

21 January 2021 (+ 3 more dates)

After 20 years the comedy institution bids farewell

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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.

Children playing soccer

PCYC School Holiday Activities

19 January 2021 (+ 3 more dates)

Current activities include Multi-Sport, Indoor Soccer, and Gymnastics

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YMCA School Holiday Activities

19 January 2021 (+ 3 more dates)

School Holiday Activities and Programs

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Greyhounds running

Twilight Greyhound Racing

20 January 2021 (+ 71 more dates)

See the dogs run

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Workshops

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

Girls in garden drawing on paper mounted on clipboards

Penrith Regional Gallery School Holiday Workshops

19 January 2021 (+ 3 more dates)

Participants will have fun in workshops inspired by the current exhibition

Read more

science and space logos on orange sky

School Holiday Activities with The Library

19 January 2021 (+ 1 more dates)

School holiday with The Library at Home

Read more

Child doing craft on messy table

Kids Craft Day at Panthers

22 January 2021

You won’t want to miss out on this fantastic school holiday activity for kids!

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