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Things to do this Labour Weekend

Spring has sprung, and we have a list of whats going on in the South Island this Labour Weekend.

Labour Weekend is finally here after the long cold wet winter and we know you are all in desperate need for some R&R...

We have made a list of events on throughout the South Island this Labour Weekend. Here it is!

Canterbury

  • Engineering History Walk Christchurch City Centre - Monday 28th October Click Here
  • Big Bands at The Riverside Market - Saturday 26th October Click Here
  • Halloween Treat or Trick Timaru Click Here

The Engineering Heritage walk will show you the various heritage buildings, bridges and structures of engineering significance around the central city. Starting at the Christchurch Museum, 10.30-12.30 Monday 28th October hosted by the Christchurch City Council

Kaikoura 

  •  Kaikoura Adventure Race - Saturday 26th October Click Here

The Kaikoura Adventure Race has a variety of 3 races across 3, 6 and 12 hour durations. Included in the race for individuals and teams there is kayaking, mountain biking, checkpoints sites across a wide terrain of private and council land. Kick off for gear and registration this satuday, suday race day and prizegiving to follow on Monday. 

Nelson/Malborough/Picton

  • Wineworks Marlborough Wine Race Picton 2019 - Friday 25th October Click Here
  • Diwali - Nelson 2019 - Saturday 26th October Click Here

The Nelson Diwali Festival promises to be a must evening of entertainment and food for the entire family. The evening includes Indian and Nepali dance performances, traditional music performances, fusion mantra music and a sumptuous dinner for all.

Otago/Queenstown

  • Gibbston Valley Wine & Jazz Afternoon - Saturday 26th October Click Here
  • Oktoberfest at Cargo Brewery - Saturday 26th October Click Here

Gibbston Valley having a #Cellarbration.  Join them this Saturday for an afternoon of Wine, Food and Jazz! There are two New Zealand jazz duos joining the day to bring live music and ambiance to your wining and dining experience.

West Coast

  • Labour Day Weekend Market - Saturday 26th October Click Here
  • Town Square Market Greymouth - Saturday 26th October Click Here

Southland

  • SPW Halloween Haunting 2019 Invercargill - Saturday 26th October Click Here