Spring Festival

The annual Spring Festival is held between 23 September and 1 October and is based at Wellington Botanic Garden amongst the tulip display.

Spring Festival Tulips

See Wellington in full bloom at the Spring Festival. Enjoy a wide range of events for garden-lovers, including guided walks and workshops.

The festival features:

  • Otari-Wilton’s Bush Open Day and plant sale
  • Tulip Sunday
  • Kids’ Day Out

Guided walks and activities are at the Botanic Garden, Otari-Wilton's Bush, and other venues around the city. Most of the activities are free.

Spring Festival 2017 Events



Picnic cafe voucher 2017 (1.9MB PDF)

Two-for-one breakfasts

Get two breakfasts for the price of one at Picnic cafe. This voucher is valid for menu breakfast between 8.30am-10am daily, 23 September-15 October 2017.