Upcoming Events in Penrith

NSW Government stay-at-home orders will apply to Greater Sydney Until 11.59pm on Friday July 30 2021. Please check the current COVID-19 guidelines and health advice

For details about attractions, venues and events check their linked websites directly for details around operations.

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.

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Bird Petyarre & Middlebrook

31 July 2021 (+ 22 more dates)

Art exhibition pairing Aboriginal painter and printmaker, Ada Bird Petyarre and Blue Mountains painter David Middlebrook

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Model Park Open Day

29 August 2021 (+ 3 more dates)

The Model Park is a great destination for model enthusiasts, families and special interest groups

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Male and female dolls on display, both with blue prize ribbons

Penrith Dolls, Bears, Craft & Collectables Show

29 August 2021

Annual event attracting collectors from far and wide

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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.

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Nepean River Parkrun

31 July 2021 (+ 21 more dates)

It's a 5km run - you against the clock!

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Penrith Lakes Parkrun

31 July 2021 (+ 21 more dates)

Its you against the clock! 5km Event

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Penrith Showground Market

Penrith Showground Market

04 August 2021 (+ 20 more dates)

Market held every Wednesday morning

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Festivals

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

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Real Festival

10 September 2021 (+ 1 more dates)

Council's flagship festival event

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Luddenham Show

05 March 2022 - 06 March 2022

The 117th Annual Luddenham Show - The original country show

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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

04 August 2021 (+ 20 more dates)

Market held every Wednesday morning

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Sunflowers

Luddenham Country Market

08 August 2021 (+ 8 more dates)

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

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Crowd watching performance on river

Real Festival

10 September 2021 (+ 1 more dates)

Council's flagship festival event

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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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The Black Sorrows

06 August 2021

Joe Camilleri and The Black Sorrows are one of Australia’s most prolific and enduringly popular bands

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Effie presents "Hello Good Thanks / Better Out Than In"

28 August 2021

Australia’s favourite Greek Goddess live on stage

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Crowd watching performance on river

Real Festival

10 September 2021 (+ 1 more dates)

Council's flagship festival event

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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.

Three young women in jogging gear on Nepean River Parkrun

Nepean River Parkrun

31 July 2021 (+ 21 more dates)

It's a 5km run - you against the clock!

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Group of runners

Penrith Lakes Parkrun

31 July 2021 (+ 21 more dates)

Its you against the clock! 5km Event

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Bridge in park

Werrington Lakes Reserve Parkrun

31 July 2021 (+ 21 more dates)

It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock

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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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Community Sips

30 July 2021

Connecting people one sip at a time

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Paint and Sip Studios Virtual Workshops

07 August 2021

Paint and Sip Workshops for you at home

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Art + Music Talk at The Joan

11 August 2021 (+ 2 more dates)

Find out about exceptional masterpieces and explore the stories behind artists, composers and musicians who created famous works in this series

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