What's on this Summer in the Manawatu?

New Years Eve in The Square - Monday 31st December 2018
Bring in the New Year with free light show, fireworks and entertainment from live band “Twisted.
Children’s New Year Countdown is at 9:30pm.  pncc.govt.nz

Interislander Summer Festival Awapuni Races - Saturday 5th January 2019
The Interislander Races is an ever popular day out for the family. Pack up the picnic basket and head down for a great day at the races with lots of family fun! Entry is by gold coin donation.

Gravel and Tar UCI International Cycling Race - Saturday 19th January 2019
International mixed surface cycling race, starting in Manchester Square, Feilding and ending Memorial Park, PN. gravelandtar.com

Himatangi Beach Big Dig - Saturday 19th January 2019
Tickets on sale from 11am. Digging starts 1pm. Over 200 Prizes including Outdoor furniture, pool, bbq from Stewarts Mitre 10 Mega.

Arupuke Classic - Sunday 20th January 2019
Mountain bike riding with a choice of three courses at Arapuke Park. Includes an eBike race.

2019 New Zealand Grand Prix Motorcross - 26,27 January 2019
More than 500 riders come from all over NZ and overseas. Woodville side of the Manawatu Gorge.

NZ SuperStock Teams Champs at Robertson Holden International Speedway - 2nd/3rd Feb 2019
New Zealand’s premier speedway event where defending champions, Palmerston North Panthers host other teams around the country and UK. pnspeedway.co.nz

Hurricanes Vs Blues Preseason Game Mangatainoka Domain - Saturday 9th February 2019

UB40 At Central Energy Trust Arena - Friday 8th February 2019
40th Anniversary of UB40. Enjoy all their hits like “Red Red Wine”, “Kingston Town”, “Here I Am”

New Zealand Grand Prix - 9-11 February 2019
Manfeild Feilding. Just $20 double pass for a weekend of racing

Wacky Water Day - 12 noon Saturday 23rd February 2019
Enjoy waterslides, inflatables, free pool entry, food and a giant water fight!
Skoglund Park Palmerston North

Super Rugby - Hurricanes vs Brumbies - Friday 1st March 7:35pm
First Investec Super Rugby home match in 2019.
Tickets on sale at ticketrocket.co.nz

Explore Esplanade - Sunday 3rd March 2019
Victoria Esplanade, Palmerston North. Live music, dance performances, food & craft stalls