Wanaka Events

Find out which events are on during your Wanaka stay

Motatapu Race – off-road multi-sport event – 2024

Glendu Bay

The iconic Motatapu returns in 2022 on 5th March with four iconic races, the 47km Mountain Bike Race, 15km Miners Trail, 42km Marathon and 52.5km Ultra Run. Held on one epic day, it is your one chance a year to […]

87th Wanaka A&P Show – 2024

Lake Front Wanaka, New Zealand

The Wanaka A&P Show is one of the largest South Island agricultural shows. If you’re heading to Wanaka for a holiday, be sure to set aside some time to take the whole family to the Wanaka A&P Show – there […]

Warbirds Over Wanaka – 2024

Wanaka Airport Lloyd Dunn Ave, SH6 Wanaka, Otago 9305 New Zealand

Experience aviation history from the early 1900’s at Warbirds Over Wanaka, an international airshow that’s not to be missed!

Wheels at Wanaka – 2025

Three Parks Wanaka Sir Tim Wallis Drive, Three Parks, Ballantyne Rd, Wanaka 9382 Wanaka, New Zealand 9305

Wheels at Wanaka is a biennial event, it is a history-in-motion show which includes a vintage fair of steam, traction & stationary engines, tractors & farming heritage, cars, motorcycles and trucks – vintage, classics and exotics, earthmovers and heavy machinery. […]