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 5K07 Jan - 30 Dec 23 Mangawhero Walkway, Ohakune
Ohakune 5K is a free, weekly community 5km walk, jog or run – all abilities welcome!
Raetihi Arts Exhibition25 Mar - 25 Apr 23 Raetihi Arts Trust Gallery, 59 Seddon St Raetihi
Potter John Williams is returning to the Raetihi Arts Gallery with a new exhibition of works
Ohakune Carrot Rocket Launch01 Apr 23 Ohakune Carrot Adventure Park, 4A Rangataua Road, Ohakune 4625
Come one, come all, to Ohakune’s Carrot Rocket Launch on 1st April 2023
The Big Bike Film Night06 Apr 23 Powederhorn Chateau, 194 Mangawhero Terrace, Ohakune
Let the good times roll!
Ohakune Beer Festival08 Apr - 09 Apr 23 3 Rimu Street Ohakune
Beer festival in the heart of the Ruapehu district.
DIY Comedy Presents A One Night Stand15 Apr 23 The Royal Theatre, 25 Seddon Street, Raetihi
A comedy night like no other at Royal Raetihi
Raetihi Gut Buster22 Apr 23 Meeting outside Waimarino Museum, 101 Seddon Street Raetihi
It's not too late to plan a 'long' weekend. Be part of ride/run the Gut Buster Challenge - Saturday 22nd April
Ohakune Carrot Carnival03 Jun 23 Ohakune Junction, Ohakune
Back again for 2023 the iconic Carrot Carnival will be held at the Ohakune Junction
Ohakune Mardi Gras 202324 Jun 23 Ohakune Junction, Ohakune
Everyone’s favourite winter festival is BACK for 2023!