Festivals

Costa confirmed for Real Festival

Host of ABC TV’s 'Gardening Australia' and Logie Award winner Costa Georgiadis returns to Penrith in November to share his passion for plants and people at this year’s Real Festival.

Real Festival confirms 2019 event dates

Plenty of entertainment on offer at this year's event.

Talent on show at St Marys Spring Festival

The St Marys Spring Festival is back for another year.

Lakeside Long Lunch brings best food and wine to Penrith

Up to 10,000 people are set to converge on the Sydney International Regatta Centre in September for the inaugural Lakeside Long Lunch. A first of...

Supa chance to see Italia Ricci in Sydney

Designated Survivor star is bound for SupaNova.

Festive fun in Penrith this Friday

The festive season will come alive tomorrow as the community gathers to light Penrith’s 30-foot Christmas tree. The man in the red suit will be...

Country stars headline new festival

Some of the biggest country music stars in the world are heading to Australia next year as part of the inaugural Australian Country To...

Festival takes a trip down memory lane

With the sun shining, magpies swooping and flowers starting to bloom, it can only mean one thing... spring is almost upon us. But these aren’t...

Penrith Show celebrates 175th year

Old and new are set to collide next weekend as the Penrith Show celebrates a milestone year. For 175 years the Penrith Show has been...

Shakespeare at its edgy best

Experience Shakespeare in the open air just like the Bard intended as the Leura Shakespeare Festival returns for 2018. Held at the sublime Everglades Gardens...

Swing back to the 50s

It was the iconic era that brought us Elvis, colour TV and poodle skirts and now you can relive the fabulous 50s once more...

Australia Day festivities return to Jamison Park

Penrith Council’s Australia Day event is returning to Jamison Park on Friday, January 26 from 3-8pm. Following the success of the 2017 event, Council will...

Elvis lovers unite at Rooty Hill

Do you love Elvis? Do you have every album he ever released? Do you have a pair of blue suede shoes that you wear...

St Marys springs to life this weekend

Spring has sprung, and what better way to celebrate than to take part in the St Marys Spring Festival this weekend. This Saturday, September 2...

Penrith Show promises to be bigger and better than ever in 2017

Now in its 174th year, the Penrith District Show is promising to be a weekend to remember for the whole family. Held at Penrith Paceway,...

Council to celebrate Re-imagine Ageing festival

Penrith is celebrating the Re-imagine Ageing festival in March. The festival is a chance for the community to get together and enjoy an exciting...

Getting REAL at new festival

See exercise in a different light and experience new and exciting flavours at the inaugural Real Festival at the Nepean River on November 4 and...

Queen Street upgrades future uncertain

The future of Queen Street is up in the air, now the company contracted for its upgrade has gone into receivership. Council awarded Hargraves Urban...

Shannon Noll highlights Australia Day in Penrith

After 18 years, Australia Day at Penrith Lakes is bigger and better than ever. From superstars to motocross, Tuesday, January 26 is going to be...

Festive spirit shines bright in St Marys

Christmas celebrations in St Marys will kick off next Friday, December 11, with the lighting of a 20-foot Christmas tree. The tree will then become...