Annual Events

Anzac Day

Anzac day falls on 25 April each year.


    Artsplash is a young people’s arts festival that brings together primary and intermediate schools th...


      Diwali - also known as the 'Festival of Lights' - is Wellington's local Indian and South East Asian ...

        Sevens Wellington

        The Sevens tournament takes place at Wellington's Westpac Stadium each February.


          Matariki is a Māori cultural celebration in New Zealand which marks the start of the Māori New Year.

          Sky Show Fireworks

          Every year, Wellington's Sky Show illuminates the sky over Wellington harbour in a beautiful firewor...

            Spring Festival

            Say goodbye to winter and hello to spring at Wellington’s Spring Festival. Enjoy the glorious colour...

            Summer City

            Summer City kicks off at New Year in Wellington every year and lasts for about 3 months.

              World of WearableArt

              The World of WearableArt show combines fashion and art with dance, music and lighting.