Palmerston Youth Festival
Date:
Location:
Palmerston
Admission:
Free

Set to be the biggest event on this year’s calendar, the Palmerston Youth Festival takes over the City Centre these July school holidays. 

There will be plenty of free activities to discover. Cooking competition, interactive activities, sporting events and a street party performance by some of the freshest music acts.

Targeted for young people aged 10-24, the festival runs from 13 to 20 July, with plenty of pre-festival competitions now open. 

The Palmerston Youth Festival is presented by City of Palmerston and the Northern Territory Government.

Events

Geekfest Top End 2019

Geekfest Top End 2019

Date:
Location:
Palmerston City Centre
Admission:
Free

Celebrating all things gaming, anime and geek culture.

The Stones

The Stones

Date:
Location:
Palmerston Skate Park, Roystonea Ave
Admission:
Free

An award-winning play about youth crime and punishment that continues to engage, enthrall and excite audiences.

Anime-A-Thon

Anime-A-Thon

Date:
Location:
Event Cinemas, Gateway Palmerston
Admission:
Free

Screening fan favourite anime movies back to back.

No Lights No Lycra

No Lights No Lycra

Date:
Location:
Oasis Shopping Centre
Admission:
FREE

In collaboration with the Palmerston Youth Festival and the Darwin Fringe, No Lights No Lycra invite all young people to an exclusive dance party in the dark at Palmerston at...

Comedy Gold

Comedy Gold

Date:
Location:
Palmerston Recreation Centre - City of Palmerston Library
Admission:
FREE

Comedy Gold! Workshops Dates: Mon 8, Tues 9, Wed 10 July Time: 5pm – 7pm each afternoon Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre, Community Room 2 Who For: Palmerston Young People (up...

Rookie Cooks

Rookie Cooks

Date:
Location:
Goyder Square
Admission:
Free

Youth cooking competition. Applications NOW open.

Art Jam

Art Jam

Date:
Location:
Palmerston Recreation Centre - Community Room 2
Admission:
FREE

International Women's Crew will be live painting across the Recreation Centre at the Palmy Street Party on the 20th July. Prior to that, they will be hosting an Art Jam...

Suburb of Origins 3 on 3

Suburb of Origins 3 on 3

Date:
Location:
Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission:
FREE

Come along and join the basketball fun! Bring a team based on the suburb you live in. Don't have a team, we can add you to one! Fun casual games....

Palmy Street Party

Palmy Street Party

Date:
Location:
Hillson Street, Palmerston City
Admission:
FREE

We’re finishing up the first ever Palmerston Youth Festival with a bang – embracing our urban city centre the party will celebrate all things street - including Music, Art, Dance...

Competitions

Break the Floor

Break the Floor

Date:
Location:
Palmerston
Admission:
Free

B-Boys and B-Girls we want you! Competition NOW open.

Cosplay Competition

Cosplay Competition

Date:
Location:
The Boulevard, Palmerston
Admission:
Free

Palmerston’s biggest Cosplay Competition with a prize pool valued at $6,000 up for grabs.

Film Me In

Film Me In

Date:
Location:
City of Palmerston
Admission:
FREE

Do you have a passion for video making and social media? Enter the Film Me In! Competition for your chance to win, with a total prize pool valued at $3,000...

Rookie Cooks

Rookie Cooks

Date:
Location:
Goyder Square
Admission:
Free

Youth cooking competition. Applications NOW open.

Rush Elements

Rush Elements

Date:
Location:
Palmerston
Admission:
Free

Share your most EXTREME sports photo. Competition NOW open.

Song of the Year

Palmerston Song of the Year

Date:
Location:
City of Palmerston
Admission:
FREE

Song of the Year ‘So ring the bells that still can ring Forget your perfect offering There is a crack in everything That’s how the light gets in.’ ― Leonard...