What’s On

The ParraParents What’s On calendar contains a range of events in and around the Parramatta region. There are lots of ways to view and see certain events – see our demo for more info. Feel free to submit an event you know about or wish to promote. Note: we usually add events about a week or two beforehand. See our Key Events page for our top picks. 

NOTE: The event information provided in our What’s On Calendar is correct at the time we enter it. Event organisers do however change or cancel events from time to time. Please make sure to check the event organisers website/ Facebook page (link provided) before leaving for the event.

Jun 22 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm Centenary Square
Every Friday, Centenary Square comes alive with the Parramatta Farmers Market, showcasing a variety of fresh fruits, eggs, vegetables, nuts, bread, meat, honey, pastries and flowers sourced from the Sydney basin and regional NSW. The[...]
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm LifeWay Lutheran Church, Epping
Mainly Music Playgroup is a fun interactive music session for parents and caregivers to enjoy together with their preschool aged children. The morning includes a 30 minute music and movement session, where children develop gross[...]
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Parramatta Baptist Church
Playtime is for children from birth to school-age and their parent or carer. Our Playtimes are held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 10:00am-12:00pm in the church auditorium. The aim of playtime is to provide[...]
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Telopea Public School
As part of Telopea Public School’s community offering, there are two supported playgroups. Families with children from birth to five years are welcome. You can attend weekly, during school term, on either Wednesday or Friday[...]
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Wentworthville Baptist Church
Wentworthville Baptist Church Play Time meets on Friday mornings during school term. It is for parents and carers with children from 0-5. The playgroup consists of free play, morning tea, instruments and singing.
Jun 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm St Marks Anglican Church
St Marks Anglican Church Playgroup runs each Friday during school term from 10:30am to 12pm. For more information, please call 0474 836 603.
Jun 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm The Connection Rhodes
Colouring Dreams is a personal development experience designed to motivate, inspire and build confidence in children who are facing emotionally and physically challenging circumstances. Through the discussion of goals and dreams, Colouring Dreams program allows children[...]
Jun 23 @ 8:00 am George Kendall Riverside Park
It is a 5km run – it’s you against the clock. The run starts at George Kendell Riverside Park, Ermington, Sydney, Australia. Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in the coffee van at[...]
Jun 23 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am Pavilion Flat bbq area, near George St Gatehouse
Dads and Kids Breakfast is a free BBQ breakfast and play time for dads and kids, at Pavilion Flat in Parramatta Park. Right near the new The Grounds Keeper Cafe. Bring your bubs and toddlers[...]
Jun 23 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm Various
Now in its fourth year, Free Museum Weekend is a chance for adults and kids to explore the Australian Museum​, Powerhouse Museum​, Sydney Observatory​ and Museums Discovery Centre​ free of charge on Saturday 23rd and[...]
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Bunnings Blacktown
Bunnings Blacktown Kids Activities and DIY Workshops Every Saturday and Sunday, Bunnings Blacktown puts on free face painting from 10am and then craft activities from 11am to 2pm in the DIY Workshop.
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Bunnings North Parramatta
Bunnings North Parramatta offers free face painting from 10am to 12pm each weekend, followed by kids craft from 12pm to 2pm.
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm St Kevin's Eastwood
The St Kevin’s School Eastwood Fete is Back – Better Than Ever! Once again, the St Kevin’s Primary School Eastwood Fete will delight young and old, bringing the community together for a fun-filled day to remember![...]
Jun 23 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm Bunnings Seven Hills
Bunnings Seven Hills run DIY workshops for kids on the weekends from 10:30am to 3pm. There is a different theme each week, such as garden, woodworking, painting, mosaics and recycled wall art. Kids can make fun[...]
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am Redeemer Baptist School
Come and enjoy a day of fun for the whole family and help raise money to support remote indigenous communities.  
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Ryde Library
Come and join us for a morning of stories and fun play! All ages are welcome! Ryde Library – Saturdays 11 am – 12 pm
Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Woolwich Pier Hotel
Visiting The Pier just got a whole lot more fun. Bring the family and you can enjoy a great meal and a grown-up conversation, while your kids roam free on The Lawn. From 1pm –[...]
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm All Cheesecake Shops
The Cheesecake Shop is giving away 500 cups of cheesecake per store on Saturday 23rd June from 2pm to 5pm. There are over 10 stores in the greater Parramatta area, including at Ermington, North Parramatta,[...]
Jun 23 @ 4:15 pm – 5:45 pm Parramatta Park
Wires North West hosts a free monthly Bat Night at Parramatta Park. There are bat-related activities for children, followed by an informative talk about bats. After sunset, watch 15,000 Grey-headed Flying-foxes fly out to forage[...]
Jun 24 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm Royal School for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC)
The North Rocks Markets is a local community market run by members of the Rotary Club of Carlingford since 1983. The markets are open to the public every Sunday from 7am to 1pm. Entry is by[...]
Jun 24 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm Scouts Museum, Building 140, Newington Armory
Every Sunday, offered between 9.30am – 2pm (each session is 30 minutes) – Newington Armory Calling all super sleuths! This is an exit or escape room activity program where a small group of people enter[...]
Jun 24 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm Various
Now in its fourth year, Free Museum Weekend is a chance for adults and kids to explore the Australian Museum​, Powerhouse Museum​, Sydney Observatory​ and Museums Discovery Centre​ free of charge on Saturday 23rd and[...]
Jun 24 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Castle Hill RSL
The annual Rattle & Hum Car Show at Castle Hill RSL is celebrating it’s 10th Anniversary on Sunday 24th June from 9.30 to 3pm. Enthusiasts, families, classic cars, hot rods & muscle cars are invited[...]
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Australian Pioneer Village
The Australiana Pioneer Village will absorb you into the atmosphere and activities of life over 200 years ago. Come and visit this slower lifestyle. Read more about our recent visit here. The Australiana Pioneer Village[...]
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Newington Armory
The BirdLife Discovery Centre provides opportunities for people to learn about and engage with birds in their natural habitat. It is located in the Newington Armory – formerly the Royal Australian Navy Armaments Depot in[...]
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Bunnings Blacktown
Bunnings Blacktown Kids Activities and DIY Workshops Every Saturday and Sunday, Bunnings Blacktown puts on free face painting from 10am and then craft activities from 11am to 2pm in the DIY Workshop.
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Bunnings North Parramatta
Bunnings North Parramatta offers free face painting from 10am to 12pm each weekend, followed by kids craft from 12pm to 2pm.
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm NBC Sports Club, Northmead
Howdy Partner! Come down to our Kids Backyard Cowboy & Cowgirl Day, Sunday 24th June, 10am to 1pm. Come dressed as a a cowboy or cowgirl! Face Painting Balloon Animals Games Tiki Island Jumping Castle[...]
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Stockland Wetherill Park
The Designer Markets is Sydney’s number one Pop Up retail market specifically for designers to showcase their exclusive range. The Designer Markets will be at Stockland Wetherill Park on the last Sunday of each month. Trading[...]
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm Bunnings Seven Hills
Bunnings Seven Hills run DIY workshops for kids on the weekends from 10:30am to 3pm. There is a different theme each week, such as garden, woodworking, painting, mosaics and recycled wall art. Kids can make fun[...]