Thursday 29th March 2018


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Thursday 29th March 2018


What's on Easter Weekend in the Wairarapa

Thursday 29th March 2018

 

More FM Mass Ascension

Thursday 29 March 07:00am

To kick off a spectacular sky-high event, the Wairarapa Balloon Festival, all the balloons will take to the sky together right on sunrise for a Mass Ascension—an incredible and colourful sight, a must see for the kids ...

Thursday 29 March 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Thursday 29 March 10:00am

A fine art/botanical science photography exhibition that explores the fragile Victorian art of pressed flowers, to reveal a spectacular, ephemeral world of crushed colour. 

The startlingly vibrant flower images have ...

Thursday 29 March 10:00am

Curated by: Gregory O’Brien

For over three decades, Elizabeth Thomson’s art has engaged with issues to do with science, imagination, culture and, increasingly, what it means to live in the South Pacific region in ...

Thursday 29 March 06:30pm

Balloon Pilots and Crew put on a fiery display for the Tranzit Burner Parade through Greytown's main street before driving North to light up Carterton's High Street.

Thursday 29 March 07:00pm

Wairarapa Singers presents a masterpiece of classical sacred music, performed with five soloists, two choirs, a baroque orchestra and organ. St Matthew Passion presents a work of art that simply invites humanity to ...

Thursday 29 March 07:30pm

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Thursday 29 March 07:30pm

Balloon Pilots and Crew put on a fiery display for the Tranzit Burner Parade lighting up Carterton's High Street after driving through Greytown's main street.

Friday 30th March 2018


Friday 30th March 2018


What's on Easter Weekend in the Wairarapa

Friday 30th March 2018

 

Friday 30 March 07:00am

Balloons lift off as dawn breaks on the 'McDonalds Park to Paddock' Challenge in Greytown. 

The Balloon Meister will deliver the competition challenge for the morning and the pilots will showcase their skills.

Friday 30th March 10:00am

A fine art/botanical science photography exhibition that explores the fragile Victorian art of pressed flowers, to reveal a spectacular, ephemeral world of crushed colour. 

The startlingly vibrant flower images have ...

Friday 30th March 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Friday 30th March 10:00am

Curated by: Gregory O’Brien

For over three decades, Elizabeth Thomson’s art has engaged with issues to do with science, imagination, culture and, increasingly, what it means to live in the South Pacific region in ...

Friday 30th March 2:30pm

Wairarapa Singers presents a masterpiece of classical sacred music, performed with five soloists, two choirs, a baroque orchestra and organ. St Matthew Passion presents a work of art that simply invites humanity to ...

The upcoming Wairarapa Art & Garden Trail is designed to work in with the Wairarapa Balloon Festival over Easter Weekend, and will fill in the gaps for festival goers looking for activities during the balloon down time. Running over four days from Friday 30th March to Monday 2nd April, ten Wairarapa artists’ gardens and their artwork displays will be open to the public from 10am – 3pm each day. There will be a free map in the Wairarapa Midweek the Tuesday before Easter Weekend.


Instead of buying one expensive ticket to see all the gardens on the trail, Wai Art Trust has designed the trail to make it more affordable; entry is $2 per garden per person. No pets and not suitable for children.

Saturday 31st March 2018


Saturday 31st March 2018


What's on Easter Weekend in the Wairarapa

Saturday 31st March 2018

 

Saturday 31 March 07:00am

Head along to the Resene Splash n' Dash Competition on Good Friday morning at Henley lake where you will see balloons launch upwind of the lake and attempt to score points through a variety of exciting skill challenges. ...

Saturday 31 March 10:00am

A fine art/botanical science photography exhibition that explores the fragile Victorian art of pressed flowers, to reveal a spectacular, ephemeral world of crushed colour. 

The startlingly vibrant flower images have ...

Saturday 31 March 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Saturday 31st March 10:00am

Curated by: Gregory O’Brien

For over three decades, Elizabeth Thomson’s art has engaged with issues to do with science, imagination, culture and, increasingly, what it means to live in the South Pacific region in ...

Saturday 31 March 09:00am

At the gateway to the Wairarapa, you'll discover an artisan deli for dogs.

Treat your pooch to gourmet, grain free, free range doggytreats. Made with only the freshest, locally sourced, human-grade ingredients. ...

Saturday 31 March 09:00am


The Wairarapa Farmers’ Market is held every Saturday from 9am to 1pm (rain or shine!), undercover at The Farriers Bar and Eatery, 4 Queen St North, Masterton. Entry is on the north end of Chapel and Queen Streets, SH2 ...

Saturday 31 March 10:00am

Woodville Street Market is held on the third Sunday of the month and has a variety of local crafters and artisans. 

Occasionally the market is moved to coincide with a major event. If you wish to have a stall site you ...

Saturday 31 March 04:00pm

A magical evening for the whole family, the Trust House Night Glow is the Festival highlight.
Tethered balloons light up the night sky in a dazzling display set to music.

Entertainment, live music, night markets and ...

The upcoming Wairarapa Art & Garden Trail is designed to work in with the Wairarapa Balloon Festival over Easter Weekend, and will fill in the gaps for festival goers looking for activities during the balloon down time. Running over four days from Friday 30th March to Monday 2nd April, ten Wairarapa artists’ gardens and their artwork displays will be open to the public from 10am – 3pm each day. There will be a free map in the Wairarapa Midweek the Tuesday before Easter Weekend.


Instead of buying one expensive ticket to see all the gardens on the trail, Wai Art Trust has designed the trail to make it more affordable; entry is $2 per garden per person. No pets and not suitable for children.

Sunday 1st April 2018


Sunday 1st April 2018


What's on Easter Weekend in the Wairarapa

Sunday1st April 2018

 

Sunday 1 April 06:30am

Gather around the Martinborough square, follow the balloons that will be taking off from various locations around Martinborough on Easter Sunday during the Te Kairanga's Meander Over Martinborough competition!Watch ...

Sunday 1st April1 March 10:00am

A fine art/botanical science photography exhibition that explores the fragile Victorian art of pressed flowers, to reveal a spectacular, ephemeral world of crushed colour. 

The startlingly vibrant flower images have ...

Sunday 1st April 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Sunday 1st April 10:00am

Curated by: Gregory O’Brien

For over three decades, Elizabeth Thomson’s art has engaged with issues to do with science, imagination, culture and, increasingly, what it means to live in the South Pacific region in ...

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Sunday 1 April 10:00am

The first Sunday of each month Te Kairanga hosts their local farmers market, where local businesses come to sell their fresh produce, hand made products. Food is available to buy and eat for lunch. 

Wine is available ...

Sunday 1st April March 09:00am

At the gateway to the Wairarapa, you'll discover an artisan deli for dogs.

Treat your pooch to gourmet, grain free, free range doggytreats. Made with only the freshest, locally sourced, human-grade ingredients. ...

Wairarapa Balloon Festival

Trust House

Night Glow (Backup Night)

Sunday 1st April 04:00pm

*** Only if the Saturday evening is postponed ***

A magical evening for the whole family, the Trust House Night Glow is the Festival highlight.
Tethered balloons light up the night sky in a dazzling display set to music.

Entertainment, live music, night markets and ...

The upcoming Wairarapa Art & Garden Trail is designed to work in with the Wairarapa Balloon Festival over Easter Weekend, and will fill in the gaps for festival goers looking for activities during the balloon down time. Running over four days from Friday 30th March to Monday 2nd April, ten Wairarapa artists’ gardens and their artwork displays will be open to the public from 10am – 3pm each day. There will be a free map in the Wairarapa Midweek the Tuesday before Easter Weekend.


Instead of buying one expensive ticket to see all the gardens on the trail, Wai Art Trust has designed the trail to make it more affordable; entry is $2 per garden per person. No pets and not suitable for children.

Monday 2nd April 2018


Monday 2nd April 2018


What's on Easter Weekend in the Wairarapa

Monday 2nd April 2018

 

Monday 2 April 05:30am

Pilots and their balloons will take off for the last time in the festival’s finale. 

Flying from different spots in Masterton's Queen Elizabeth Park and aiming to drift across the township, pilots will collect their ...

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Monday 2nd April 10:00am

A fine art/botanical science photography exhibition that explores the fragile Victorian art of pressed flowers, to reveal a spectacular, ephemeral world of crushed colour. 

The startlingly vibrant flower images have ...

Monday 2nd April 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Monday 2 April 09:00am

What: 18 Hole Stableford
When: Easter Monday, 2 April 2018 

Time: Cards in by 10:45am for 11am tee off

Contact: 06 377 4984 or admin@mastertongolfclub.co.nz

Monday 2nd April 10:00am

Curated by: Gregory O’Brien

For over three decades, Elizabeth Thomson’s art has engaged with issues to do with science, imagination, culture and, increasingly, what it means to live in the South Pacific region in ...

Monday 2 April 07:00pm

Penny Ashton tours Olive Copperbottom - A Dickensian Tale of Love, Gin and the Pox.

Following on from her hugely successful Promise and Promiscuity tour with Arts On Tour in 2014, Penny Ashton swaps Jane Austen for ...

The upcoming Wairarapa Art & Garden Trail is designed to work in with the Wairarapa Balloon Festival over Easter Weekend, and will fill in the gaps for festival goers looking for activities during the balloon down time. Running over four days from Friday 30th March to Monday 2nd April, ten Wairarapa artists’ gardens and their artwork displays will be open to the public from 10am – 3pm each day. There will be a free map in the Wairarapa Midweek the Tuesday before Easter Weekend.


Instead of buying one expensive ticket to see all the gardens on the trail, Wai Art Trust has designed the trail to make it more affordable; entry is $2 per garden per person. No pets and not suitable for children.