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What’s On

Queenstown is New Zealand’s adventure capital. It is also famed for its exciting calendar of events, from festivals to sports events and music concerts that attract international acts, athletes and musicians. 

In December and January, it’s no different. Here’s what you can expect to see across the festive season and new year. 

< 2019 >
January 14 - January 20
  • 14
    14.January.Monday

    Fat Freddy's Drop at the Queenstown Events Centre

    All day
    2019.01.14

    Iconic Kiwi band fusingreggae, soul, jazz, rhythm and blues, is the perfect summer experience. The seven piece band will be supported by Unknown Mortal Orchestra.

  • 15
    15.January.Tuesday
    No events
  • 16
    16.January.Wednesday
    No events
  • 17
    17.January.Thursday
    No events
  • 18
    18.January.Friday
    No events
  • 19
    19.January.Saturday

    Gibbston Valley Winery Summer Concert

    All day
    2019.01.19

    Greenstone Entertainment presents Gibbston Valley Winery Summer Concert featuring Toni Childs, Supertramp and James Reyne (Australian Crawl) and Mark Seymour (Hunters & Collectors) at Gibbston Valley Vineyard. This annual concert is a huge drawcard for locals and guests from the region. Held during the day, concert goers complete the day out in Queenstown, for one of the town’s busiest nights!

    Giant Minaret Burn Mountain Bike

    All day
    2019.01.19

    An epic cross country mountain bike event designed by champion New Zealand adventurer and Ironman Braden Currie.

    Creative Queenstown Arts and Crafts Markets

    All day
    2019.01.19-2019.06.01

    Set in the vibrant colourful park downtown, the market meanders along the promenade with artisans, visual and performing artists from around the South Island.

    Remarkables Market

    09:00 -14:00
    2019.01.19-2019.05.18

    This is a Queenstown must do, predominantly for its incredible selection of local produce, deli food and tasty snack options. Come and relax, enjoy the mellow vibes, great food, artisan wares and outstanding mountain views. There’s a massive sandpit for the kids so it’s a great options for families with young kids. It is located close to a trampolining centre and go kart racing, so well placed for slightly older kids who don’t want to walk around the market.

  • 20
    20.January.Sunday

    Arrowtown Farmers Market

    09:00 -14:00
    2019.01.20-2019.05.26

    A little weekly farmer’s market set in the picturesque and historic Arrowtown, about 20 minutes from Queenstown. This is a local’s favourite, loved for its delicious fresh produce, hand-made and artisan goods, and live music.

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