Manawatu Postponements & Cancellations


Local event cancellations/postponements are as below:


  • Central Energy Trust Manawatu Sports Awards (Friday 20th March)

  • Horowhenua Grey Power Meeting (Friday 20th March)

  • Feilding Kowhai Quilt Club Exhibition (Friday 20th - Sunday 22nd March)

  • Palmerston North City Council Movie Nights (Friday 20th & Friday 27th March)

  • Stories of Self Date Night For Couples - Manawatū Golf Club PN - (Friday 20th March)

  • Hyperculte Orchestra of Spheres - Snails PN - (Friday 20th March)

  • The Joy of Wild Swimming: Annette Lees - City Library PN - (Friday 20th March)

  • Me and My Girl - Speirs Centre PN - (Friday 20th - Saturday 21st March)

  • Menopause The Musical - Regent Theatre PN - (Saturday 21st March)

  • Palmerston North Welcoming Session (Saturday 21st March)

  • Awapuni Open Day (Saturday 21st March)

  • Cancer Society Shave For A Cure (Saturday 21st March)
    (NOTE: registrations still available online)

  • Robertson Holden International Speedway (Saturday 21st March)

  • The Extravaganza Fair - Railway Land PN - (Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd March)

  • The Great Manawatū Steam Fair - 76 Maewa Road, Feilding - (Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd)

  • Palmerston North parkrun - Manawatū Riverside Walkway PN - (Saturday 21st and Saturday 28th March)

  • Central Districts Field Days (Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd March)

  • Palmerston North Brick Show (Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd March)

  • ECE Kimbolton Golf & Bowls Fundraiser (Sunday 22nd March)

  • Palmerston North Aeroneers Open Day (Sunday 22nd March)

  • Linklater Open Day (Sunday 28th March)

  • Ford Manawatu Sires Produce Stakes (Sunday 28th March & Saturday 4th April)
    (NOTE: Still available to watch on Trackside)

  • Manawatu Dairy Industry Regional Awards (Wednesday 1st April)

  • New Zealand Military Tattoo (Saturday 4th April)

  • Kimbolton Sculpture Festival (Saturday 4th April)

  • Professionals Big Rigs (Sunday 5th April)

  • Tararua College Mud Run (Sunday 5th April)

  • Foxton Easter Fair (Sunday 12th April)

  • Manawatu Avricultural Society Bird Sale (Sunday 19th April)

  • Palmerston North Cat Club Show (Sunday 3rd May)

  • Downer Tararua Sports Awards (Friday 15th May)

  • Manawatu Marine Boating Club Fishing Tournament

  • Weet-Bix Kids Tryathalon

  • Manawatu Inter-Secondary School Athletics

  • Striders Schools Road Race

  • IBike4Kids

  • UCOL Graduations, Palmerston North, Whanganui, Levin

  • Feilding Salesyard Tours

  • CACTUS Feilding Youth Programme

  • Sanson Sunday Market - SH1/SH3 Intersection, Sanson - 22 March and Sundays until the end of April


  • Te Manawa have suspended all events and activities until further notice.

  • Snails have no public events planned for the next 5 weeks. Their regular open day on Fridays between 10:30-2:30 continues as usual.

  • The Regent on Broadway has no events on their calendar until 17 May.

  • Studio On The Square in Square Edge has suspended all classes and workshops and closed their retail shop, until 28 April.

  • Palmerston North Bridge Club has suspended all bridge sessions at their Club Rooms, Corner Cook and Cuba Streets, for three weeks from Monday 23 March. 

  • Tempo+ Dance Studio has cancelled all dance classes and lessons for one month.

  • Motorsport NZ has cancelled all MotorSport New Zealand permitted events, at all levels, until 19 May. Manfield's calendar is looking very light.

  • The Stomach has suspended all gigs until further notice

  • Pokerfun NZ has suspended all weekly games until further notice


  • Dannevirke High School POP STARS Production - POSTPONED until further notice

  • Special Olympics Manawatu Training & Tournaments - POSTPONED until further notice

  • Carncott School Gala - POSTPONED until further notice
    (NOTE: Raffle to win garden shed continues, on sale until March 28th)

  • Manawatu Netball Tournamnets - POSTPONED until May 2nd

  • PNBHS UK Rugby Tour Quiz Night - POSTPONED until further notice

  • Raw Comedy Quest 2020 - Globe Theatre PN - 20 March

  • Penalties, Pints and Pirouettes - Feilding Little Theatre - 20-21, 27-28, 29 March and 4 April

  • Raw Comedy Quest 2020 Central Final - Globe Theatre PN - 21 March

  • Operatunity Tribute to Glenn Miller and the Big Band Era - Lifechurch PN - 25 March

  • NZSBK Championship Round 4 - Manfield, Feilding - 27-29 March

  • Manawatū Archery Club Have a Go Day - 55 Totara Road, PN - 28 March

  • Hault, axÆon and On The Ledge - The Stomach PN - 28 March

  • Spontanous Nextgen - The Dark Room PN - 28-29 March

  • Palmerston North Holistic Wellbeing Spiritual Fair - Palmerston North Cosmopolitan Club PN - 29 March NOW 10 MAY

  • Caccia Birch House Bridal Fair - Caccia Birch House PN - 5 April NOW 6 AUGUST

  • Renee Geyer - The Royal Hotel PN - 10 April

  • Sister Act presented by Abbey Musical Theatre - Regent Theatre PN - 17 April-2 May

  • Daniel Champagne - Globe Theatre PN - 18 April NOW 11 DECEMBER

  • Caccia Birch House 125th Jubilee Celebration - Caccia Birch House PN - 19 April

  • Pantoloons presents Puss In Boots - Globe Theatre PN - 27 April

  • Block Party Street Festival - The Square PN - Last Thursdays of the Month

  • The Ten Tenors - Regent Theatre PN - 10 May

  • BRAVO AMICI with special guest CARL DOY - Regent Theatre PN - 15 May


  • Is It Possible To Raise Good Kids Without Punishment Seminar (Saturday 21st March)

  • Crossroads Car Boot Sale Fundraiser (Saturday 21st March)

  • Craft Market & Car Boot Sale (Saturday 4th April)

  • Feilding Farmers Market

  • Raw Muscle - Royal Hotel PN - March 21 (tickets capped at 90)

  • Feilding Fire Brigade Skytower Team Poker Run - Feilding

  • Alliance Française classes and events

  • New Zealand French Film Festival - Event Cinemas

Please see our local community notices page for full details on upcoming community events.

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