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.

Painting resembling a girl with no face

A Girl Like You

07 May 2022 - 14 August 2022

Exhibition of newly commissioned and recent works by Western Sydney artist, Linda Brescia

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Painting with bold colours

Christine Dean From the Collection

07 May 2022 - 14 August 2022

Learning from Late Modernism is the most recent exhibition from the Collection display at Penrith Regional Gallery

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Icy scene

Sunrise Sunset

07 May 2022 - 14 August 2022

Todd McMillan and Sarah Mosca present an exhibition of new works in this exhibition

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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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Harness Racing Night

19 May 2022 (+ 30 more dates)

Regular Racing Nights Brings The Excitement Of Harness Racing To The West

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Messy Makers

20 May 2022

School holidays fun at St Marys Diggers for the preschoolers

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Open Streets Penrith

20 May 2022

Experience Penrith like never before with street takeovers throughout the month of May.

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Festivals

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

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Open Streets Penrith

20 May 2022

Experience Penrith like never before with street takeovers throughout the month of May.

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St Marys Lights Up

21 May 2022 (+ 1 more dates)

Experience St Marys like never before with street takeovers throughout the month of May.

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Penrith Show 2022

27 August 2022 (+ 1 more dates)

The 177th Penrith 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.

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Open Streets Penrith

20 May 2022

Experience Penrith like never before with street takeovers throughout the month of May.

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Woman smiling in street event

St Marys Lights Up

21 May 2022 (+ 1 more dates)

Experience St Marys like never before with street takeovers throughout the month of May.

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Penrith Showground Market

Penrith Paceway Market

25 May 2022 (+ 61 more dates)

Market held every Wednesday morning

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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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Chorus Originate 2022

19 May 2022 (+ 1 more dates)

Created by Originate’s ensemble of emerging theatre makers

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Open Fridays

20 May 2022 (+ 5 more dates)

Friday evening drinks and entertainment at The Joan

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neon light spelling comedy

Comedy at the Joan

20 May 2022 (+ 7 more dates)

A stand-up comedy season in the Q Theatre

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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.

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Harness Racing Night

19 May 2022 (+ 30 more dates)

Regular Racing Nights Brings The Excitement Of Harness Racing To The West

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Three young women in jogging gear on Nepean River Parkrun

Nepean River Parkrun

21 May 2022 (+ 32 more dates)

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

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Penrith Lakes Parkrun

21 May 2022 (+ 10 more dates)

Its you against the clock! 5km Event

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Workshops

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

Nepean Belle Paddlewheeler on the water

Nepean Belle Psychic Cruise

28 May 2022 (+ 5 more dates)

Grab some friends and come along and enjoy the Nepean Belle’s ever popular Psychic Cruise!

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Barista Basics Workshop

04 June 2022 (+ 15 more dates)

Learn the art of coffee making from Underground Coffee Roasters

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Resin Serving Board Workshop

10 June 2022

Join Rebecca from Made by Me Workshop and create 3 amazing boards to keep for yourself or give as a gift.

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