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. See the calendar below for a list of upcoming meetings and events coordinated […]

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Parkes Elvis Festival

A rocking good time The hugely popular Parkes Elvis Festival attracts tens of thousands of revellers celebrating everything Elvis. It’s been 30 years since founders, […]

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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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