Upcoming Events


Poverty Bay Blues Club
Poverty Bay Blues Club is an incorporated club formed to promote, perform and educate people about Blues music in the Gisborne region.

October 2019

Te Hā 1769 - 2019 Sestercentennial
Join us at the ‘Cut’ for a ceremony to launch the opening of the Te Hā Commemoration Events Programme.

26 November 2017

Wa165 Steam Train Excursion
The Wa165 Steam Train is in full steam for an excursion to Muriwai!

10 - 11 November 2017

Around the world in 80 reads Book Sale
Fly on in for a bargain!

Tuesday 21 November 2017

Nanogirl Live! in "Engineering Magic"
Nanogirl Live! in Engineering Magic a Live Science Spectacular.

23 November 2017

Saturday Night Fever - The Musical
The greatest dancefloor musical of all time, Saturday Night Fever, will tour arenas and theatres in New Zealand this November and December.

26 November 2017

Gisborne Art Mart
Annual outdoor arts & crafts event is now being run by Arts & Crafts Gisborne.

27 November 2017 - 2 December 2017

Gisborne International Music Competition
The 29th Gisborne International Music Competition

Wednesday 13 December 2017

Operatunity Presents: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Music conjures up both the magic and the madness of the Christmas season as we end our year singing all those wonderful Christmas songs.

29 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018

Rhythm & Vines
New Zealand’s biggest music festival, held at the stunning Waiohika Estate

Summer 2018

Sunsplash Summerfest - more than 31 sun, sand and surf based events.

12 - 13 January 2018

East Coast Vibes
#ECV18 is back with their biggest line up yet!

Thursday 15 February 2018

Michael Jackson History Show
Come and celebrate the life and talent of the King of Pop with this casino-class production that features a live international band, fully choreographed dancers, authentic costumes and brilliant effects.

Sunday 18th February 2018

Interislander Summer Festival Gisborne Races
Wrap up your summer with a great day at Interislander Summer Festival Gisborne Races.

24-26 November 2017

Blues and Roots on 35 Festival
The Poverty Bay Blues Club presents the third "Blues & Roots on 35 - Music & Arts Festival - the last weekend of November 24-26th.

2 January 2018

Tolaga Bay Charity Beach Races
Tolaga Bay Beach Races, annual horse racing. An event that is a highlight of the district every summer.