Local Events

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

 Cancelled for 2024, Hopefully back in 2025


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

11th May 2024

This half marathon takes you on a 21.1km journey  between the rows of Marlborough's vineyards and along the Wairau River.


18th-20h April 2025

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.

7th - 10th November 2024 

Rapaura Springs Garden Marlborough, NZ's premier garden event, was dreamt up by gardeners for gardeners.

Marlborough Wine & Food Festival  

February 2025 

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