Events

Lake Wairarapa Cycle Challenge
Sunday 11 October 2020

The Lake Wairarapa Cycle Challenge is open to riders of all ages and abilities and e-bikes are welcome. Choose from a 64k or 80k ride.

Martinborough Round the Vines
Saturday 17 October 2020
Cancelled


This 10 or 21km fun walk or run is a fundraiser for Martinborough School. Sample local wines en route and finish in the Square for prize-giving including prizes for best-dressed teams and individuals as well as those for athletic endeavors. A great day out, which we are proud to sponsor.

Toast Martinborough Food and Wine Festival
2020 cancelled – Toast will be back on 21 Nov 2021


This must-do event on the Martinborough calendar offers world class wines, exceptional food and live entertainment Toast Martinborough is our favourite day out. Book your accommodation early to avoid disappointment.

Wai Running Festival
19 to 22 November 2020

A new event for the Wairarapa in 2020, with events including the Greytown Rail Trail “Pay per K”, choose any distance from 5 to 100kms and pay $2 per km with half the proceeds going to the Rail Trail Trust.

Cruise Martinborough
28 to 31 January 2021

Four days of family fun with 100′s of hot rods, muscle, classic cars and caravans on display. Something for everyone with a major prize draw and loads of other surprises on the cards.

February Martinborough Fair
Saturday 6 February 202
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Held in the beautiful Martinborough Square and surrounding streets, this fair features over 450 stalls including food, crafts and clothing.

Wings Over Wairarapa
Friday 26 to Sunday 28 February 2021

Don’t miss one of New Zealand’s premier airshows, held at Hood Aerodrome in Masterton.

March Martinborough Fair
Saturday 6 March 2021

Held in the beautiful Martinborough Square and surrounding streets, this fair features over 450 stalls including food, crafts and clothing.

Jazz in Martinborough
2021 Festival Date to be confirmed


Jazz in Martinborough is a great start to Spring, with something for every jazz lover, from small performances in restaurants and wineries to sell out concerts in the Martinborough Town Hall.

Martinborough Music Festival – Chamber Music
2021 Festival Dates to be confirmed

Classical Music Festival in Martinborough Wine Village

This annual Martinborough Music Festival brings some of New Zealand’s very best chamber musicians to the village of Martinborough.

Wairarapa Balloon Festival
2022 Date to be confirmed


A fabulous five day festival of flying over Easter weekend.