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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29 September 2016 — 29 October 2016

  • Monday 26 September 2016 - Friday 30 September 2016
    School Holiday Activitiesby jarmond@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Stratford

    School Holiday Activities

    Date & Time: Monday 26 September 2016 - Friday 30 September 2016

    A programme of the various School Holiday Activities is available from the Startford i site

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  • Thursday 29 September 2016 - Saturday 01 October 2016
    Taranaki's Biggest Book Fairby jarmond@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Beyond Stratford

    Taranaki's Biggest Book Fair

    Date & Time: Thursday 29 September 2016 - Saturday 01 October 2016

    Thursday 29 Sept 8.30am - 7pm, Friday 30 Sept 8.30am - 6pm, Saturday 01 Oct 9am -2pm.  A huge selection of quality books.Fiction categorised by author includes Mills & Boons, Westerns Classics & large print. Non-fiction sorted into categories Bi ...

  • Saturday 01 October 2016 - Friday 07 October 2016
    School Holiday Activitiesby jarmond@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Stratford

    School Holiday Activities

    Date & Time: Saturday 01 October 2016 - Friday 07 October 2016

    A programme of the various School Holiday Activities is available from the Startford i site

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  • Saturday 01 October 2016 10:00am - 01:00pm
    Local Craft Marketby jarmond@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Family

    Local Craft Market

    Date & Time: Saturday 01 October 2016 10:00am - 01:00pm

    This will be a regular market held the first Saturday of every month

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  • Sunday 02 October 2016
    Pukeiti Explorer Dayby ejohnson@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Family

    Pukeiti Explorer Day

    Date & Time: Sunday 02 October 2016



    Time: To be confirmed

    Join our river experts for some 'fish spotting' and explore the Pukeiti stream at night. Numbers are strictly limited and registration is essential for with event. Bring warm wet weather gear, suitable footwear and a torch.

    Prices: Free entr ...

  • Saturday 08 October 2016 - Sunday 09 October 2016 10:00am - 03:00pm
    Women Weavers at Workby ejohnson@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Beyond Stratford

    Women Weavers at Work

    Date & Time: Saturday 08 October 2016 - Sunday 09 October 2016 10:00am - 03:00pm

    Join us at Hollard Gardens to watch demonstrations of the art of harakeke/flax weaving and the creation of pieces from this and other natural fibres. Try you hand at some basic weaving and learn about the history and preparation of flax.

    Prices: Free entry

    Email: clare.mewse ...

  • Friday 28 October 2016 - Sunday 06 November 2016
    Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacularby ejohnson@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Beyond Stratford

    Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular

    Date & Time: Friday 28 October 2016 - Sunday 06 November 2016

    Experience the most stunning gardens and events at this year’s Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular.
    On from October 28 to November 6, visitors to New Zealand’s premiere spring festival will see 10 new gardens on show.

    Entwined with these gardens will be a whole program ...

  • Friday 28 October 2016 - Sunday 06 November 2016
    Taranaki Fringe Garden Festival by ejohnson@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Beyond Stratford

    Taranaki Fringe Garden Festival

    Date & Time: Friday 28 October 2016 - Sunday 06 November 2016

    We have great pleasure in welcoming you to the 12th TARANAKI FRINGE GARDEN FESTIVAL. We offer a unique and friendly experience that inspires & motivates our visitors to take their gardening skills to a new level, it is a 10 day adventure into the homes of garden gurus throughout the Taranaki regi ...

  • Friday 28 October 2016 02:00am
    Hollard Gardener's Walkby ejohnson@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Family

    Hollard Gardener's Walk

    Date & Time: Friday 28 October 2016 02:00am

    Take a one-hour walk with one of Hollard's gardeners and delight your senses. Uncover rare and unusual plants in this delightful public garden. This is a hidden treasure in Taranaki and not to be missed. These tours are part of the Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular (formerly the rhododendron fe ...

  • Friday 28 October 2016 12:00pm - 06:00pm
    House & Garden Tourby ejohnson@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Beyond Stratford

    House & Garden Tour

    Date & Time: Friday 28 October 2016 12:00pm - 06:00pm

    This tour takes you right around Mount Taranaki. Experience not only three stunning gardens - but also a visit inside three notable private homes; La Vie en Rose in Eltham (new to the festival this year), Boxwood Garden (featured in NZ House & Garden magazine in December 2015) and KenKora (a love ...

  • Saturday 29 October 2016 02:00am
    Hollard Gardener's Walk by ejohnson@stratford.govt.nz  ::  Beyond Stratford

    Hollard Gardener's Walk

    Date & Time: Saturday 29 October 2016 02:00am

    Take a one-hour walk with one of Hollard's gardeners and delight your senses. Uncover rare and unusual plants in this delightful public garden. This is a hidden treasure in Taranaki and not to be missed. These tours are part of the Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular (formerly the rhododendron fe ...