KIDSFEST in the Waimak
Entertain your kids over the July School Holidays with KidsFest (7-21 July 2018). With heaps of cool events and activities in the Waimakariri, there’s plenty of fun stuff to keep the kids amused.  You can visit our website to view all the events or click below.

kidsfest tickets image7th - 22nd The Great Fairy Hunt

Do something fun as a family, be active and learn about the environment which we live in - all in one event!

9th - 20th The Kaiapoi Teddy Bear Hunt

There has been a bear invasion in Kaiapoi!! They are hiding everywhere.  Those pesky, tricky bears are back and you need to find them!

9th - 20th Waimakariri Libraries Mystery Trails

Become a detective these school holidays!

10th Secret Super Heroes Writing Workshops

Secret Super Heroes - unlocking a character's hidden life with Melanie Dixon.

BB boys and girls11th - 14th Beauty & The Beast - Stage Musical

A modern version of the fairytale, complete with exciting onstage transformations and other magical effects. 

11th World Craft Night - Oxford

Travel the world in this fun international craft night.

12th Swim into the Deep Blue - Rangiora

An awesome DJ, games, entertainment and prizes.

12th World Craft Night - Kaiapoi

Travel the world in this fun international craft night.

13th - 14th Psst!  Professional Super Spy Training

Calling all recruits!  Spy training starts these holidays!

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13th Roller Disco

2*4*6*8 Who Wants to Roller Skate?

13th World Craft Night - Rangiora

Travel the world in this fun international craft night.

16th - 20th Crossfit for Kids!

A great opportunity for kids to come and give this a go in a fun and supportive environment.

16th - 19th Performing Arts Winter Camp

Four days of classes exploring acting, singing and dance for ages 7-13yrs.

16th PJ's & Popcorn Party

Great fun at Ashley Playcentre for you and your tamariki.

17th Picture This! Painting with Words Writing Workshops - Kaiapoi

Writing workshops with real writers as tutors, to engage and excite young people in the writing process.

17th Picture This! Painting with Words Writing Workshops - Rangiora

Writing workshops with real writers as tutors, to engage and excite young people in the writing process.

Kidsfest17th The Great Rangiora Kids Market

The perfect opportunity for young buyers to get together with young sellers - or perhaps there's a craft that will bring you some cash as well.

18th Waimakariri Libraries Family Quiz Nights - Oxford

Do you have a mind full of trivia - or random facts?  Why not gather the family and enter a team in one of our three quiz nights across Waimakariri.

18th - 21st Kids Winter Party

As part of the greater Waimakariri Winter Festival - enjoy bouncy castles, bumpa boats, food, music, giveaways and competitions.

19th Waimakariri Libraries Family Quiz Nights - Kaiapoi

Do you have a mind full of trivia - or random facts?  Why not gather the family and enter a team in one of our three quiz nights across Waimakariri.

20th Stig Live

Stig Wemyss is best know as the narrator of Andy Griffiths' Treehouse Series - his shows are vibrant and high energy!

20th Swim into the Deep Blue - Kaiapoi

An awesome DJ, games, entertainment and prizes.

20th Waimakariri Libraries Family Quiz Nights - Rangiora

Do you have a mind full of trivia - or random facts?  Why not gather the family and enter a team in one of our three quiz nights across Waimakariri.

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