What's On

Find events happening in and around the Stratford District.

Upcoming Events

Here's the upcoming events for the next 30 days. For events on a specific day, click a date on the calendar.

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01 March 2015 — 31 March 2015

  • International Children's Day Celebration

    Date & Time: Sunday 01 March 2015 10:00am - 3:00pm

    Celebrate International Children's Day at Hollard Gardens. A magical place for kids and families to have fun. Activities for all. Bring a picnic and enjoy the games and entertainment. In association with Kindergarten Taranaki. Sponsored by Powerco.

    Prices: Free Entry Email: regional.garde ...

  • The Tribute to Jersey Boys

    Date & Time: Thursday 05 March 2015 7:30pm

    Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Their greatest hits including Oh What a Night, Sherry, Walk Like a Man, Can't Take My Eyes Off You. $20 Per Person.

  • New Zealand Cycling Festival

    Date & Time: Friday 06 March 2015 - Monday 09 March 2015

    Based at the Taranaki Cycle Park, this year the festival includes the 100km Surf Highway 45 Flyer from Hawera to New Plymouth, the 30km Mangamahoe Munter MTB race, criterium and velodrome track racing, a bike trade expo, a 'frocks on bikes' ride and schools bike bus and extravaganza!

    Pric ...

  • Stratford Speedway

    Date & Time: Saturday 07 March 2015 7:00pm

    Race Meeting Taranaki Modified Champs and Ginge Hayward Memorial, City of New Plymouth Classis for Youth Ministocks

    Classes Racing:

    StockcarsMinisprintsMidgetsSaloonsModifiedsYouth Ministocks


    Adults - $15Child - $6Family (Two adults & up to four kids) - $32S ...

  • Vintage, Classic and Modern Car Show and Swap Meet

    Date & Time: Sunday 08 March 2015 10:00am - 4:00pm

    Presented by Taranaki Vintage Car Club. Featuring vintage, classic and modern cars, bikes, vintage machinery and swap meet. Swap meet from 8 am.

    Prices: Adults $8, family $15

  • Movies in the Park Eltham

    Date & Time: Sunday 08 March 2015 1:00pm

    Watch three fun family movies on the TSB Bank Superscreen.

    1.30pm - Planes: Fire & Rescue (G)
    3.00pm - Frozen (G)
    5.00pm - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (M)

    Swimming pool opens at noon, food and craft stalls from 1pm.

    For more information contact South Taranaki ...

  • Taranaki Masters Games

    Date & Time: Thursday 12 March 2015 - Sunday 15 March 2015

    For the 20yrs + enter any of the 24 Masters Games sports on offer from 12-15 March 2015. The games are mainly centred in Stratford with some sports scattered around the region. Entries now open. Check out our website for the games timetable. Enter on-line or download an entry form from www.tarana ...


    Date & Time: Friday 13 March 2015 - Sunday 15 March 2015

    WOMAD brings the music, the culture, the food and the stories of countries spanning the planet. Let yourself be transported to another place, walk through the gates of WOMAD for a weekend and let us show you the world. The line-up will be revealed at the end October and it promises to bring the b ...

  • Stratford Speedway

    Date & Time: Saturday 14 March 2015 7:00pm

    Race Meeting Memorial Night.  Adamson and Jason King Memorials for Superstocks, Plews Memorial for Saloons, Wayne Trott Memorial for first year Stockcar drivers, Michael Walker and Warren Lowry Memorial for Stockcars, Olsen Memorial for Streetstocks

    Classes Racing:

    SuperstocksSto ...

  • Come Wigout at the Mustache Bash

    Date & Time: Saturday 21 March 2015 6:30pm - 11:59pm

    Be sure to wear your favourite wig or mustache and win a prize. Buffet Dinner and dancing with DJ Ave Maria. $50 per person by 27th Feb and $55 after this date.

  • Stratford Speedway

    Date & Time: Saturday 21 March 2015 7:00pm

    Race Meeting Stockcar Heritage Shield, Midget Heritage Shield, Taranaki Youth Ministock Champs

    Classes Racing: SuperstocksStockcarsMidgetsStreetstocksModifiedsYouth Ministocks

    Entry: Adults - $15Child - $6Family (Two adults & up to four kids) - $32Student/Pensioner (Student must p ...

  • Stratford Speedway

    Date & Time: Saturday 28 March 2015 7:00pm

    Under 23 Stockcar Champs

    Under 23 Stockcar Champs, Taranaki Sprintcar Champs, Demolition Derby

    Classes Racing: U23 Stockcars x 2SprintcarsSuperstocksStreetstocksAdult Ministocks

    Entry: Adults - $20Child - $6Family (Two adults & up to four kids) - $42Student/Pensioner (Stud ...