Event Guide


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This Waitangi Holiday weekend head along to Waterlea Racecourse on Monday 8 February for a Family Fun Picnic Meeting

With all sorts of novelty races like the sack race and egg & spoon race

Plus a range of the usual horse racing at the venue

For more info and full list of races you can enter drop an email to waterlearaceway@xtra.co.nz


Marlborough Youth Trust presents Beachfest going down at Shelly Beach on the 12th of Feb between 6pm and 9pm. 

There will be heaps of food vendors, plus night swimming so pack your togs. If you do want to find more details about Marlborough Youth Trust Beachfest check them out on Facebook $5 entry


On Friday 12th February Pure Events Marlborough will be showcasing a selection of tasty Marlborough food & beverages, in the Blenheim Town Centre with thei CBD Summer Market. 
Later in the evening Savour in Marlborough will be on from 5pm, with music & entertainment lined up free of charge.


A brand new event is coming to Picton Foreshore - Film + Feast
Mama Mia - 13th of Feb
Alice & Wonderland - 6th March
Yesterday - 26th March

Films start at 7:30pm, plus it is completely free to head along

Bring your own picnic set if you can, but if not Envirohub Marlborough will have mugs, plates & cutlery on hand so you can enjoy the food stalls and keep this a zero waste event


Marlborough 4 Fun presents Music in the Park, at the beautiful Pollard Park in Blenheim - Sunday 14th February from 4pm

Grab your picnic blankets, come and enjoy food trucks, entertainment for the kids and live music - with the Marlborough Brass Band setting the vibe and more acts to follow


Framingham Wines Summer Session is on, with entertainment & food to match our awesome top of the south summers

Kiwi bands Big Scout, Team Scary & Ha the Unclear will be stimulating your ears while Framingham Wines and the Boomtown Chef entertain your taste buds

Bring your family, sit on the bean bags in the sun and play summery games like croquet

Tickets are just $25, search Framingham Wines so you can see out summer the right way, with Framingham Wines Summer Sessions - Sunday 14 February.


Marlborough 4 Fun presents Music in the Park, taking place at the NEW Village Green Park (near the Renwick Sportsground)

Great live music completely free, awesome food trucks and entertainment for the kids - Saturday 20th February in Renwick

Free event for your entire family thanks to Marlborough District Council

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Marlborough 4 Fun presents Music in the Park on the Picton Foreshore - Saturday 27th February

Why not see out the Summer season with a FREE outdoor concert featuring talented local musicians, yummy food trucks

Grab your chairs and picnic blankets and head to Picton Foreshore for the last Music in the Park free concert of the year


The Marlborough Kennel Association open show is on Saturday 27 February at South Bay Domain in Kaikoura

Judging starts at 10am - lots of different purebred dogs to see

Saturday 27 February Marlborough Kennel Association Open Show



The Marlborough Hospice Vehicle Display is going down Sunday 14th March at Waterlea Raceway in Blenheim

All vehicles are welcome - the theme for this year is Ford - just $5 to enter a car and gold coin to attend on the day - all proceeds go to the Marlborough Hospice

For more info just contact Pat Pascoe on 027 442 1786



Marlborough Farmers’ Market takes place every Sunday at the Marlborough A&P Showgrounds from 9 - midday

You can enjoy locally produced fruit, veges, eggs, nuts, plants, fish, cheese and everything under the Marlborough sun fresh from farm gate to dinner plate

Every week local buskers will entertain plus there’s a designated kids area so the wee ones can have fun while you browse the stalls and focus on the awesome stuff available to ya

Come and support your local producers and enjoy goods that can only be enjoyed in the top of the south, at the Marlborough Farmers Market every Sunday


The Kaikoura Primary Schoolyard Market
On every single Saturday this Summer from 11am-1pm, with the final market taking place February 16th. There’s bound to be awesome variety in the stalls, with arts & crafts, plants, produce and no doubt loads of awesome kai. Locals and visitors alike are welcome to come set up stalls as there is loads of room, site fees are $10 for a 3.5m x 3.5m space.

Marlborough Artisan Craft Market
The Marlborough Artisan Craft Market season is now back on! 9.30am -2pm every Saturday in their new site Market Place, they will be there every Saturday. Plus, they also have a childrens area with games for young and old. 

Marlborough Farmers Market
On every Sunday at the A&P Show grounds from 9am until 12pm.
Local Farmers selling fresh vegies, fruit, cheese and honey. It is free to attend and has live music throughout the markets.

Blenheim Rotary Bootsale Market.
Blenheim Rotary Bootsale Market is on every Saturday 7am until Midday. Anyone is welcome to have a stall for only $5 or it is completely free to head down and have a look. They’re on the hunt for buskers who wish to entertain throughout the market. Turn up this Saturday and check out the Blenheim Rotary Bootsale Market