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Events and Activities

Palmerston has a rapidly growing reputation as a place where events and activities are recognised as a valuable part of our vibrant and diverse community.

Council delivers a number of annual events and activities that enables people living, working or visiting our city to experience and participate in.

COVID-19 information 
When attending events please observe physical distancing and hygiene requirements as advised by the Chief Medical Officer at all times.

  • A minimum space of 1.5 metres between you and other people that you do not know.
  • Avoid touching your face and cough and sneeze into a tissue or into your elbow.
  • Hand washing with soap and water for 20 seconds or use hand sanitiser. 
  • Stay home if unwell.
School Holiday Program

School Holiday Program

When: 4 January 2021, 2:00pm - 29 January 2021, 12:00pm
Location: City of Palmerston Library
Admission: FREE
Come and join us at the City of Palmerton Library these January school holidays! From 2pm every day, there will be a range of FREE...
Australia Day: Flag Raising and Citizenship Ceremony

Australia Day Flag Raising, Citizenship and Awards Presentation

When: 26 January 2021, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission: Free
To celebrate Australia Day 2021, City of Palmerston will welcome 34 new Australian Citizens with a special flag raising and citizenship ceremony on Tuesday 26 January...
Urban Jams

Urban Jams

When: 12 February 2021, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission: FREE
A new series of FREE events for Palmerston Youth.
Urban Jams

Urban Jams

When: 12 March 2021, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission: FREE
A new series of FREE events for Palmerston Youth.
Palmerston Youth Festival

Palmerston Youth Festival 2021

When: 10 July 2021, 4:00pm - 16 July 2021, 10:00pm
Location: Palmerston City Centre
Admission: FREE
Set to be the biggest event on the 2021 calendar, the Palmerston Youth Festival returns to Palmerston next year.
GFTE21

Geekfest Top End 2021

When: 10 July 2021, 5:00pm - 21 July 2021, 10:00pm
Location: Palmerston CBD
Admission: Free
Thousands of Territorians are expected to attend the fourth instalment of this unique all-ages event, held across three locations in the Palmerston City Centre: Goyder Square...