QUEENSTOWN EVENTS 2015
events and enjoyment at queenstown is endless. no matter what age group you belong to, there is always an extra treat beside the sceneries and other activities, for our visitors.
MOTATAPU: (7th march)
This is one of the most popular events. Mountain Bike, Off Road Marathon, Triathlon, Adventure Run and Miners Trail, are the fun activities of this event. The trails of these events go through some of the most stunning sceneries, including the backcountry of arrowtown hills of Wanaka and many more.
Make our accommodation ‘hippolodge’ your ‘home away from your home’ during the motatapu.
BMW NEW ZEALAND OPEN (12-15TH MARCH)
BMW new Zealand open is a prestigious golf tournament, uniting different golf communities around the globe. Both amateurs and professional golfers become a significant part of this event.
QUEENSTOWN BIKE FESTIVAL: (13-22th march)
The 10 day festival is the most exciting fest for the families specially. Whether you are a downhill biker across the country one or just a simple rider this event certainly has something for you. With over 25 events from films, to concerts, photography competition, social rides, ladies rides, kids rides, fun races and down-to-business races – it’s all biking all the time, just the way we like it.
GIBBSTON FOOD AND WINERY FESTIVAL: (21ST MARCH)
Gibbston food and winey festival is brought to you by the wineries, presenting their best wines in Queenstown gardens. Food stalls are also setup for people, all at one easy location. It allows people to mix together, chat and enjoy their food and wines, along with special master classes and light humming of music with separate area for children.
ARROWTOWN AUTUMN FESTIVAL: (10TH-19TH APRIL)
Arrowtown festival is the most exciting festival of all. This 10 day festival offers more than 50 events happening at a time. The scenery on the other hand is another attraction for visitors. There is a street parade, arts and craft market, ball, daily street entertainment, guided historical walks, Pie and Pint Festival, aerobatic display, art exhibition, vintage car rally, jazz, gold panning, lots of live music… and much more.
HUGHLAND RACE TO THE SKY: (17TH-19TH APRIL)
All of the drivers for this event compete for the king of the mountain title, racing one of the longest gravel hill climb.
Enjoy these moments in your own style with families and kids.