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Each year, hundreds of exciting and iconic world-class events take place in Rotorua


The list is long and varied: international mountain biking comps such as Crankworx Rotorua and Xterra; rugby matches; Aronui Indigenous Arts Festival; Australasia’s oldest major marathon event, the iconic Rotorua Marathon; art, garden, music and ethnic festivals; stock car races; dog shows; the annual weeklong Rotorua Bike Festival; three weekly markets; art exhibitions; New Year’s Eve in the park and so many more.


Events like this showcase our vibrant lifestyle, culture and spirit – the things that make Rotorua such a great place to live and visit.


To find out more, take a look at the Rotorua Events Guide packed with all the amazing things happening here, or browse through the categories below.


The following events are posted here through Eventfinda. If you have an event listed on https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/ but don't see it listed below. please contact major.events@rotorualc.nz.