Marlborough Events

Marlborough hosts a number of popular events throughout the year, and here's a selection of the best:

The Marlborough Wine & Food Festival - 9th February 2019

New Zealand’s longest running and most successful wine festival, showcasing wine, food and live entertainment.

Forrest Graperide - 30 March 2019

101km course cycling through some of New Zealand’s most stunning scenery.

Classic Fighters Omaka - 19th  - 21st April 2019

Classic Fighters Omaka air show is held over three days from Good Friday to Easter Sunday every alternate year, as a major fundraising event for the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre.

St Clair Half Marathon - 11th May 2019


2019 sees the 13th anniversary of this classic Marlborough event - be sure to get you tickets and accommodation early! This run takes you on a 21.1km journey of Marlborough wine, between the rows of Marlborough's vineyards and along the Wairau River.