NOW OPEN: The Balnaves Foundation John Shaw Neilson Acquisitive Art Prize 2018: $10,000 The John Shaw Neilson Acquisitive Art Prize, is open to all emerging and established artists throughout ...On November 9, 2017 / By Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival Committee
The Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival’s “Penola Light Display” has been elected to proceed to the public vote for the ‘Fun My Neighbourhood’ concept! Now we need your help! Please support ...On November 1, 2017 / By Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival Committee
Photo: Graham Brown, Junction Australia, presents our President – Rhett McDonald and Secretary – Helen Edwards the Junction Australia Connecting Communities Award at The Gala Presentation Dinner on ...On November 29, 2016 / By Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival Committee
What a way to celebrate our 25th year! There were sellout performances, crowds were up, events and workshops were fully booked, and there was a great buzz in Penola’s Memorial ...On August 3, 2016 / By Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival Committee
Yoga, ‘upcycled music’, selfie competitions and circus workshops are just some of the eclectic mix of events organised for children as part of the ‘Big Kids, Little Kids ...On April 9, 2016 / By Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival Committee
Since our beginning in 1991 our Festival is held annually every May.
Our aim is to highlight excellence through the involvement of local, national and international artists. It promotes Penola’s rich literary and cultural heritage through its program.
We celebrates the literary and arts heritage of Penola and the fine wines of Coonawarra.
Penola Festival Association
PO Box 318 Penola
South Australia, 5277