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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MotoStars Ride Day

30 June 2019 (+ 6 more dates)

Popular ride day & coaching for motorcyclists

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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

19 June 2019 (+ 32 more dates)

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

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Aussie Night Markets

Aussie NightMarkets

19 June 2019 (+ 25 more dates)

A family event with food, fun and shopping.

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Harness Racing Night

20 June 2019 (+ 26 more dates)

Racing every Thursday

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Festivals

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

Red coat soldiers

Historical Festival & Open Day

21 July 2019

Annual festival celebrating local history

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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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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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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

19 June 2019 (+ 32 more dates)

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

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Aussie Night Markets

Aussie NightMarkets

19 June 2019 (+ 25 more dates)

A family event with food, fun and shopping.

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Emu Craft Market

13 July 2019 (+ 5 more dates)

Locally focused markets on the second Saturday each month

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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.

Red Curtain

So Much to Tell You

21 June 2019 (+ 7 more dates)

Based on John Marsden’s award winning novel of the same name

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ABBA tribute performers

FABBA

22 June 2019

FABBA will take you on a musical journey when life was as good as an Abba song!

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The Kermond - 3 Gen Show

26 June 2019

Starring Warren Kermond, Wayne Kermond, Zan Kermond and the Greg Hooper Trio

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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

19 June 2019 (+ 29 more dates)

See the dogs run!

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Harness Racing Night

20 June 2019 (+ 26 more dates)

Racing every Thursday

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Greyhound Racing Night

21 June 2019 (+ 28 more dates)

See the greyhounds 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.

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Roadsmart 2 - Motorcycle Track Course

22 June 2019 (+ 1 more dates)

A must-do course for all road riders

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Astronomy Night

22 June 2019 (+ 10 more dates)

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

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Healing The Gut Workshop

29 June 2019 (+ 4 more dates)

A practical introduction to broth, kombucha and fermented foods

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