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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21 June 2019 — 21 July 2019

  • Bow Making Workshop    ::  Stratford

    Bow Making Workshop

    Date & Time: Friday 21 June 2019 - Sunday 23 June 2019

    Local Bowyer Dan Hales is offering you the opportunity to learn the ancient craft of Bow Making.

  • Moments Exhibition    ::  Stratford

    Moments Exhibition

    Date & Time: Friday 21 June 2019 - Sunday 14 July 2019

    These two Taranaki artists capture moments in time—a face, a scene or a feeling.

    The first artist is Susie Harrop a retired coastal Taranaki farmer who is a realist painter meticulously capturing in oil and acrylic moments in time of people and places—showing everyday NZ life as it is ...

  • Puanga celebrations    ::  Stratford

    Puanga celebrations

    Date & Time: Saturday 22 June 2019 - Saturday 29 June 2019

    Nau mai haere mai ki a Puanga ki te tau hou Māori. 

    Join us in a community celebration for Puanga – The Māori New Year.

    Throughout the week of 22 to 29 June, we invite you to get involved with free activities in the Stratford district to reflect, learn, share and c ...

  • Puanga Market Day    ::  Stratford

    Puanga Market Day

    Date & Time: Saturday 29 June 2019 09:00am - 12:00pm

    In conjunction with the Stratford District Council, Whakaahurangi Marae and the Maori Women's Welfare League, this month's Prospero Place Farmers Market will be a special Puanga celebration full of entertainment, story-telling and wānanga.

    Wet weather venue is the War Memorial Hall.

  • Taranaki Artocracy    ::  Stratford

    Taranaki Artocracy

    Date & Time: Friday 19 July 2019 - Sunday 18 August 2019

    New Plymouth artist Jan Huijbers has brought together a number of well-known Taranaki artists, as well as a couple of imports with a strong Taranaki connection, under one umbrella for an upcoming exhibition titled ‘Artocracy’.

    The exhibition has been percolating in Jan’s mind for so ...