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.

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Australian National Budgerigar Show

26 May 2018 - 27 May 2018

44th Australian National Budgerigar Council 2018 Championship Show

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Red vintage truck on display in front of Museum of Fire

Sydney Classic And Antique Truck Show

27 May 2018

Visit and open up a world of fascinating nostalgia and activities for all ages

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Model Park Open Day

27 May 2018

Model planes, trains and automobiles

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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

23 May 2018

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

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NSW Police Band

23 May 2018

Starring the NSW Police Band with vocalist Belinda Adams

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Aussie Night Markets

Aussie NightMarkets

23 May 2018

A family event with food, fun and shopping.

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Festivals

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

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Queens Birthday Carnival

10 June 2018

Celebrate everything you love about the long weekend in The Backyard at Panthers

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Penrith Show

25 August 2018 - 26 August 2018

This year will be the 175th year for the running of the Annual Penrith Show.

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Defqon 1

15 September 2018

Annual hard style music festival at the ultimate party island.

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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

23 May 2018

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

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Aussie Night Markets

Aussie NightMarkets

23 May 2018

A family event with food, fun and shopping.

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Penrith Showground Market

Penrith Showground Market

30 May 2018

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

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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.

NSW Police Band

23 May 2018

Starring the NSW Police Band with vocalist Belinda Adams

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Union Jack

Dad's Army

25 May 2018 - 26 May 2018

By Jimmy Perryand David Croft from the original BBC scripts

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Piano Keys

PSO 30th Anniversary Gala Concert

26 May 2018

Penrith Symphony Orchestra celebrates 30 years of music making

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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

23 May 2018

See the dogs run!

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Harness Racing Night

24 May 2018

Racing every Thursday

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Greyhound Racing Night

25 May 2018

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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Astronomy Night

23 May 2018

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

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Resin Art Workshop

26 May 2018

Are you ready to create a masterpiece?

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A cluster of blue stars in a nebula in space

Astronomy Night

26 May 2018

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

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