Wairarapa Winter Wonderland

There’s so much on this winter in the Wairarapa you’re going to want to stay for more than one night – check out our great winter accommodation saver rates.

Greytown Festival of Christmas

This July, Greytown will be glowing like never before with an incredible programme of lights, decorations, and activities taking place for the entire month.

The Festival has all the hallmarks of a Northern Hemisphere winter escape – with spectacular lighting displays right along the Main Street, interactive family activities, Night Markets, Matariki, Christmas parties, celebrations and more. With over 30 events and 40 workshops to choose from, not to mention free family activities taking place every day, you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Carterton Heart of Winter Festival featuring a real Ice Rink

There’s a lot to take in for the Carterton Heart of Winter Festival including a real ice rink, beer festival, winter craft and farmers’ market, star gazing, lantern parade and more. There’s something for everyone so pull out your woolies and head to the Wairarapa this winter.

Celebrate Matariki with Hau Ariki Marae, Martinborough