Highlands Festival of Speed
8 Apr 2017 (Sat) - 9 Apr 2017 (Sun)
Highlands Motorsport Park, Cromwell
TWO days of spectacular classic racing, some of the best to be seen in New Zealand - The Highlands Festival of Speed is a weekend packed with some of the best modern classic racing you will see in New Zealand. Featuring the Pre 65 Racing, Mainland Muscle and more classic categories. This is a weekend of true blue Kiwi racing starring some of New Zealand's most well known racing legends.
Holistic Spiritual fair
9 Apr 2017 (Sun)
Athenaeum Hall - 33 Buckingham St
The Holistic Spiritual Fair is a free one-day event that aims to inspire love and light within the community.
This Holistic Spiritual Fair, held twice a year, is the first of its kind in Central Otago and aims to celebrate love and spiritual awareness.
Taking place in the beautiful historic Arrowtown, the fair will include stalls of the country’s best spiritual healers, clairvoyants, reflexologists and crystal sellers. Hundreds of locals and visitors alike attended the one-day event in Spring last year, enjoying the great energy and relaxed atmosphere.
Akarua Arrowtown Autumn Festival
20 Apr 2017 (Thu) - 25 Apr 2017 (Tue)
Set to the oranges and reds of Arrowtown in Autumn, this five day festival has thrilled visitors and locals alike for over 30 years. Don't miss the colourful market day and street parade (22nd April). 5 days of Festival favourites over the ANZAC long weekend.
2017 Michael Hill International Violin Competition
2 Jun 2017 (Fri) - 5 Jun 2017 (Mon)
Queenstown Memorial Centre - 1 Memorial Drive
Witness the world’s top musical talents as they compete for the title.
Witness the world’s top musical talents as they go head to head for the grand prize in the Queenstown Memorial Centre.
Sixteen exceptional young artists will be competing in this internationally-renowned violin competition, set against the backdrop of the Remarkables mountains. Audiences can experience the thrill of live competitive music, close and personal in the intimate Queenstown Memorial Centre, and decide for themselves who should win.
Queenstown Winter Festival
22 Jun 2017 (Thu) - 25 Jun 2017 (Sun)
A fantastic four day festival celebrating the start of winter.
Winter starts here! The 2017 Queenstown Winter Festival will celebrate winter fun and festivities with four days of totally outrageous and uniquely Queenstown events.
With pop up ice rinks, arts and crafts markets, food stalls, street parades and much more, this festival is not one to miss. Ideal for all ages, celebrate the start of winter in style with the whole community.
Rhys Darby Mystic Time Bird
2 Aug 2017 (Wed)
Queenstown Memorial Centre
Darby’s shows are always a mix of astute observations and stand-up cocooned in a fantastical story that takes his audience on a journey through the ridiculous to the downright silly. This show promises to be no different.