The Waimakariri is always spoilt for choice when it comes to great events

and Spring proves no exception.

Oct Events

Art Show213TH - 14TH The Pegasus Bay Art Show

80 artists exhibiting from throughout Canterbury with guest artists Frank Malone and Rachel Harre from Woodend Beach.

The Opening is a ticketed event 7pm on Friday the 13th with art auctions, music, catering by the Waikuku Beach Kitchen and first opportunity to purchase the art on show.

craft Fair17TH The Annual Soroptimist Craft and Market Day

The Annual Craft and Market Day is Soroptimist’s major fund raiser in the local area and members hope once again to give a sizable donation to help the community.

A spring day out with over 90 stalls selling a large variety of crafts and food, beauty products, jewelery, children’s clothes and toys, gifts, clothing, plants and garden art, flowers, souvenirs.

Agri Show20TH - 21ST Northern A&P Show

Country comes to town every year at the Rangiora A&P Show.

A great day out for the family to experience the activities of a rural show with show jumping, dog trials, farm animals and a grand parade. 

A range of family entertainment, food stalls, craft and trade plus entertainment with Captain Underpants and the Kiwi Circus.

woodford21ST & 28TH Woodford Glen

The speedway season will reopens with two events in October including the annual Firework Extravaganza with an impressive display that can’t be missed!  

This year fans can look forward to all of our annual favourites such as the Mainland Stockcar Teams Champs, Boxing Day Ramp Race Derby, Battle of the Stocks and more.

Oxford Garden Fete

29TH The Oxford Garden Fete

Enjoy a relaxing day in a beautiful garden setting with entertainment for young and old, food and over 80 stalls.  

Richard Tillman will be the guest presenter this year.

Enjoy the tunes of the very popular Assembly Required while relaxing and enjoying the day.