Events

Art in Whanganui

Artists Open Studios & Festival of Glass

Classy glass fest. Plenty of open studios, demonstrations and workshops.
Cultural in Whanganui

Whanganui River Week

The wide Whanganui River got a bit too wide in 2015 – the flood aftermath took months to clean up. But locals still love their river, and celebrate it over a week in November with all kinds of events. Stay up to dat…
Sports in Whanganui

Cemetery Circuit Motorcycle Race

Pandemoniac Boxing Day motorcycle race around Whanganui's city streets. The southern hemisphere's version of the Isle of Man TT?
Cultural in Whanganui

Vintage Weekend

Time-travelling cars, clothes, music, markets, architecture and good times over three January days by the Whanganui River.
Cultural in Whanganui

Whanganui Literary Festival

Thoughts, words, and thoughts about words. Every second September (odd-numbered years).