Festivals - Events
| For exact dates and
details, please contact Tourism New Zealand (details can be found
in our contacts section).
These are just a few annual festivals and events you can attend
in New Zealand:
January 3 to February 6:
The "Global Challenge yacht race" takes place in
January 10 to January 16:
The Heineken Tennis Open (New Zealand's tennis tournament)
takes place in Auckland.
to February 5: The International Rugby Sevens Tournament
takes place in Wellington.
February 5: The
Kawhia Traditional Maori Food Festival takes place.
February 5 to February 6: The Harvest
Hawkes Bay Wine and Food Festivals.
18 to February 27: Hamilton Gardens Summer Festival
March 11 to March 13: The Womad
Festival in Taranaki.
March 13: The
Weka Wildthing Triathalon in Manawata.
26 to March 27: Silverstone Race to the Sky.
March 31 to April 2: New Zealand Shearing
Championships in Waikato.
May 6 to May 8: Savour New Zealand food festival.
June 4 to July 9: The British Lions
July 22 to August 7: The
International Film Festival.