Fun Parkes

Take a step away from the everyday.

The Parkes Region is becoming renowned for its fabulously fun and quirky festivals and year round calendar of events.  

Shire residents get involved for amazing community collaborations and warmly welcome visitors.

Playful events, colourful landscapes, friendly locals and country hospitality all add up to a great experience.

Council Events

Meetings Events Check out the Council calendar to see what’s on. For more information on all events in the Parkes Region please use our Visit […]

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Parkes Elvis Festival

A rocking good time The hugely popular Parkes Elvis Festival attracts over 20,000 revellers celebrating everything Elvis. It’s been 25 years since founders, Bob and […]

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Community Festivals & Events

Festivals and events The Parkes region has a growing reputation as the home of fabulously fun and quirky events. Parkes Shire is proud to host […]

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Planning Your Own Event

Planning and support Let us help make your event a great success with planning support and local knowledge. So you’re planning an event, but you’re […]

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Book a Facility

Council venues and public spaces Available for small parties to major events, exhibitions and private functions. Parkes is well equipped to host your event with […]

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