Events

Events

Head to Event Central! Ruapehu has trail running, mountain biking, art, historical and environmental events. From multi-sport adventure racing and market days, to what's happening at the National Army Museum, discover all the events that are on in Ruapehu.

Ohakune 5K Ohakune 5K
Ohakune 5K

Ohakune 5K

01 Jan - 30 Dec 24 Mangawhero Walkway, Ohakune

Ohakune 5K is a free, weekly community 5km walk, jog or run – all abilities welcome!

Raetihi Arts Exhibition Raetihi Arts Exhibition
Raetihi Arts Exhibition

Raetihi Arts Exhibition

01 May - 30 Jun 24 Raetihi Arts Trust Gallery, 59 Seddon St Raetihi

Our new exhibition features Carol Teutsher and John Smart both artists are from Whanganui.

Alpine Vintage and Classic Autoshow Alpine Vintage and Classic Autoshow
Alpine Vintage and Classic Autoshow

Alpine Vintage and Classic Autoshow

01 Jun 24 National Park Village School

Calling all car enthusiasts and motorheads! Get ready for the excitement of New Zealand's 2nd Annual Alpine Vintage & Classic Autoshow, happening on June 1, 2024, during King's Birthday weekend. The cars will be on display from 9am - 2pm so come along and enjoy the atmosphere

Ohakune Carrot Carnival Ohakune Carrot Carnival
Ohakune Carrot Carnival

Ohakune Carrot Carnival

01 Jun 24 Ohakune Junction, Ohakune

Back again for 2024 the iconic Carrot Carnival will be held at the Ohakune Junction

Ohakune Mardi Gras Ohakune Mardi Gras
Ohakune Mardi Gras

Ohakune Mardi Gras

22 Jun 24 Ohakune Junction, Ohakune

Everyone’s favourite winter festival is BACK at Thames Street, Ohakune Junction for 2024!

Hollie Smith The Bones Tour II Hollie Smith The Bones Tour II
Hollie Smith The Bones Tour II

Hollie Smith The Bones Tour II

12 Jul 24 The PowderKeg, 194 Mangawhero Terrace, Ohakune

Hollie Smith Announces Exclusive "The Bones Tour II" Solo and Intimate run of shows this Winter.

NZ Laugh Club Comedy night NZ Laugh Club Comedy night
NZ Laugh Club Comedy night

NZ Laugh Club Comedy night

17 Jul 24 The PowderKeg, 194 Mangawhero Terrace, Ohakune

Straight out of Laugh Club New Zealand, Jägermeister and The Powderkeg Ohakune bring back another night of pure fun and stand-up comedy!

Waimarino Garden Ramble Waimarino Garden Ramble
Waimarino Garden Ramble

Waimarino Garden Ramble

23 Nov 24

This Garden Ramble is a fundraiser event for Ohakune Primary School and the Waimarino St John Area Committee.