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  1. Connections Exhibition at Lucas Gallery

    Thursday 23 February to Sunday 31 December 2017, Parramatta

    The Connections exhibition in the Lucas Gallery of Hambledon Cottage Museum continues the Female Factory Story with Reverend Samuel Marsden and his quest for better conditions for the convict women. He performed...

    23 Feb -31Dec
  2. Parramatta Farmers Market

    Friday 24 February to Friday 28 April 2017, Parramatta

    Over 20 farmers and producers from the Sydney basin and regional NSW will be selling high quality, authentic local, seasonal produce directly from growers and artisan food producers.Come early and...

    24 Feb -28Apr
  3. Sydney Intocraft Live

    Thursday 2 March to Sunday 5 March 2017, Parramatta

    Sydney Intocraft Live is all about doing what you love. Covering a great selection of crafts, this event offers the perfect mix of inspiration, learning opportunities from experts across a range of crafts, and great...

    02 Mar -05Mar
  4. Parramasala

    Friday 10 March to Sunday 12 March 2017, Parramatta

    Parramasala is a spicy celebration of cultures in Prince Alfred Square Parramatta and Harris Park.The celebration includes India Tourism Pavilion and Chai Tea Stall, Friday Night Street Parade and Colombian...

    10 Mar -12Mar
  5. Sydney Carnival

    Saturday 11 March to Saturday 15 April 2017, Parramatta

    Sydney Carnival encompasses two hallmark events, the Longines Golden Slipper Carnival at Rosehill Gardens and The Championships at Royal Randwick, continuing the tradition of world-class thoroughbred racing combined...

    11 Mar -15Apr
  6. A Hambledon Cottage Museum

    Thursday 16 March to Sunday 14 May 2017, Parramatta

    Hambledon Cottage, a colonial Georgian cottage built for John Macarthur in 1824, is a house museum where visitors, young and old, can experience the 19th century lifestyle. Temporary exhibitions are mounted in the...

    16 Mar -14May
  7. Longines Golden Slipper Day

    Saturday 18 March 2017, Parramatta

    Steeped in tradition, Longines Golden Slipper Day is where legends are born. With a spectacular line-up of first-class racing, the day features five Group One races with an impressive prize pool of over AUD7 million...

    18 Mar
  8. Legends Day

    Saturday 25 March 2017, Parramatta

    The 2017 Longines Golden Slipper Carnival concludes with Legends Day, a thrilling day of Group One racing, headlined by the AUD1.5 million The BMW and the AUD500,000 Vinery Stud Stakes.Legends Day honours...

    25 Mar
  9. Cracker Night 2016 - Riverside Theatre

    Wednesday 26 April 2017, Parramatta

    It's quite simply Sydney's biggest night of comedy! Featuring a dazzling line up of the biggest and best Australian legends, international stars, and next big things of comedy, Sydney Comedy Festival's Cracker Night...

    26 Apr
  10. Golden Rose Day

    Saturday 9 September 2017, Parramatta

    To welcome the very first day of Sydney Spring Carnival, join them at the newly refurbished Rosehill Gardens racecourse and let the celebrations begin!Kicking off the Group One action on the track will be...

    09 Sep
  11. Golden Pendant Day

    Saturday 23 September 2017, Parramatta

    Get the gang together for Golden Pendant Day and experience all the fun and excitement that a day of Carnival racing at the newly refurbished Rosehill Gardens has to offer! With lively trackside...

    23 Sep
  12. Book Expo Australia

    Event dates to be confirmed: October 2017, Parramatta

    Where books come alive! An expo for the avid book lover. Come along and meet authors and buy a signed copy. Join a panel and hear what inspires...

    Oct 2017
  13. Parramatta Lanes

    Event dates to be confirmed: October 2017, Parramatta

    An eclectic mix of gourmet food, world music, live performances, cutting edge art and engaging talks will bring to life hidden spaces in Parramatta as part...

    Oct 2017
  14. Derby Day

    Saturday 28 October 2017, Parramatta

    Derby Day is suited to a social-seeking and on-trend crowd, with many embracing the tradition of black and white fashion.On the track - an exhilarating program of live racing and all the action from...

    28 Oct
  15. Girls Day Out

    Saturday 11 November 2017, Parramatta

    Girls Day Out, otherwise known as "Australia's cheekiest race day" is the perfect reason to gather your closest girlfriends to celebrate!Whether it’s a birthday, a Hen’s do, or just a cheeky get-together,...

    11 Nov
  16. Sydney Santa Spectacular

    Event dates to be confirmed: December 2017, Parramatta

    Together with Santa and his working elves, they bring you a huge announcement!Through December a large area of Rosehill Gardens is transformed...

    Dec 2017
  17. Rosehill Gardens Race Day

    Event dates to be confirmed: December 2017, Parramatta

    The racing season heats up this summer with a stunning line up of live racing and spectacular entertainment. Rosehill Gardens is celebrating the...

    Dec 2017

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Located to the west of the city, Parramatta also known as Parra, is Sydney’s second CBD (Central Business District) and boasts a wide range of venues, many sites of historical significance and a multitude of restaurants with food from all over the world.

Parramatta is home to many great sporting teams and Parramatta stadium is a great place to catch a rugby league or soccer game, and Parramatta Park plays host to a variety of outdoor events year round.

Head to Parramatta for some of Sydney’s most vibrant festivals. The Sydney Festival takes place in both the city and Parramatta, with free activities and events throughout the laneways of Parra. There are some great cultural, film and of course, food festivals to check out year round, as well as outdoor festivals and events in Parramatta Park. The Riverside Theatre has a great program of theatre, music and comedy, and you can see fierce sporting contests taking place at the Parramatta Stadium. While in the area, don’t miss Elizabeth House; it’s the oldest surviving European building in Australia.

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