Events Calendar

Brought to you by Woman's Day - Chelsea Winter's book launch at Millbrook Resort

Brought to you by Woman's Day - Chelsea Winter's book launch at Millbrook Resort

Wed, 22nd Oct 2014 - 6pm - 8pm

Chelsea Winter’s new cookbook, Everyday Delicious is going to launch at Millbrook Resort on the Wednesday 22nd October.

Chelsea’s warm, fun and fresh approach to food has seen her quickly become a household name in New Zealand and beyond. With her delicious recipes using everyday ingredients, Chelsea inspires people of all ages and experience levels.

Chelsea’s first book, At My Table, was a sell-out success; and her new book Everyday Delicious is another treasure trove of amazing recipes.

Join Chelsea for an intimate round of demonstrations from her cookbook, learn more about her wonderful life and experiences, hear about the inspiration for Everyday Delicious and sample some of the delicious recipes from within.

You’ll also receive a complimentary glass of bubbles from her friends at Kim Crawford, a beautiful array of gorgeous edible treats, a copy of Woman’s Day magazine and a goodie bag full of some of Chelsea’s favourite brands!...more

Queenstown Jazz Festival 2014

Queenstown Jazz Festival 2014

Fri, 24th Oct 2014 - Sun, 26th Oct 2014

The Queenstown JazzFest is a community owned event that has grown from humble beginnings in 1978 to become Queenstown’s premier springtime event. Held over Labour Weekend each year, our vibrant town plays host to some of the finest Jazz artists, in a celebration of live music at venues throughout Queenstown and the surrounding district. The Festival is a key event on the Queenstown arts event calendar and is a cornerstone of the spring shoulder season, specifically timed to benefit local businesses. It provides local and visiting audiences with an exciting programme of top quality entertainment featuring national and international artists. The event also offers performance opportunities for local musicians to showcase their talents and raise public awareness and appreciation of their music. The Queenstown JazzFest has a significant youth focus, providing development and performance opportunities for young aspiring musicians, encouraging them to learn new skills and interact with both their peers and professional musicians. The Festival offers a wide range of musical styles and has broad appeal to music lovers of all ages. The music is supported by a variety of other Jazz related artistic activities which can include art, dance, film, theatre, wine and food, all held within the stunning backdrop of the Wakatipu basin. ...more

Queenstown International Marathon

Queenstown International Marathon

Sat, 22nd Nov 2014 - 8.00am

A new international running festival incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 3km kids run options....more

Arrowtown Long Lunch

Arrowtown Long Lunch

Fri, 5th Dec 2014 - 1pm - 5pm

The Arrowtown Long Lunch is back on the 5th December 2014 with an afternoon of delicious food and lively entertainment. Held on Arrowtown's Buckingham Street, the event features a line of tables running from one end of the street to the other. Diners view the menus on the event website and pick a seat with one of Arrowtown's excellent eateries....more

Lake Hayes A&P Show

Lake Hayes A&P Show

Sat, 10th Jan 2015

The Lake Hayes A&P Show is one of the longest running community events of the Wakatipu, and this summer will celebrate a huge milestone – it’s 100th Show!...more

Central Otago Pinot Noir Celebration

Central Otago Pinot Noir Celebration

Thu, 29th Jan 2015 - Sat, 31st Jan 2015

Held January 29-31 2015, the event is in its 11th year and has established itself as one of the pre-eminent Pinot Noir festivals in the world....more

Gibbston Valley Winery Summer Concert Tour 2015

Gibbston Valley Winery Summer Concert Tour 2015

Sat, 31st Jan 2015

Touring both the North & South Island this coming summer, 2013 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees HEART, along with legendary rock band FOREIGNER, will combine with the ever-faithful, hitmakers THREE DOG NIGHT for the Summer Concert Tour 2015, a can’t miss opportunity for lovers of classic rock to get their latest fix!...more

2015 New Zealand Open

2015 New Zealand Open

Thu, 12th Mar 2015 - Sun, 15th Mar 2015

2015 New Zealand Open will be moved back two weeks to be held from March 12 to 15 2015.
To find out more information, please click here....more

Gibbston Wine and Food Festival

Gibbston Wine and Food Festival

Sat, 21st Mar 2015 - 10:30am - 5pm

Held on the 21st March 2015 in the Queenstown Gardens, The Gibbston Wine and Food Festival is produced by the wineries of the Gibbston, where they come together to showcase there award winning wines combined with local food.  ...more

New World Tour de Wakatipu - Queenstown Bike Festival

New World Tour de Wakatipu - Queenstown Bike Festival

Sat, 4th Apr 2015 - 9am - 5pm

The Tour de Wakatipu was born out of the idea of having a fun challenging mountain bike event set in the Wakatipu Basin that links two rivers and two lakes, and using some of the new tracks developed by the Wakatipu Trails Trust....more

13th MILLBROOK MASTERS

13th MILLBROOK MASTERS

Sun, 12th Apr 2015 - Fri, 17th Apr 2015

Join hosts Kim & Denise from PaR nz Golfing Holidays in Queenstown for a magic tournament week timed to capture the autumn colours of Central Otago. Millbrook Masters packages include playing 4 rounds tournament golf in carts and staying 6 nights in luxury at the 5-star Millbrook Resort, New Zealand’s award winning golf resort. The social programme is comprehensive including welcome and farewell functions, food and wine matching lunches daily. There are daily and overall prizes awarded in each age division. And much more... Always a sell-out – strictly limited to 120 golfers only!...more