The Forrest Estate Grape Ride
25 Jul 2013 (Thu) - 5 Apr 2014 (Sat)
Saturday 5 April 2014 Marlborough
South Island’s biggest and most popular recreational road cycling event.
The classic course traverses a 101km or 42km circuit through some of the most stunning scenery New Zealand has to offer and has been described as a ride through nature’s photo album. Avoid the GrapeRide blues and get your entry in early!
Marlborough Wine & Food Festival
8 Feb 2014 (Sat)
Saturday 8 February 2014
Sample a unique selection of Marlborough wines & Food
The Marlborough Wine Festival is New Zealand’s original and most successful wine festival. Come and sample a unique selection of Marlborough wines along with some delicious local produce and gourmet cuisine. The festival has something for everyone including wine tutorials, the Fashion in the Vines competition, a food and wine matching competition and fantastic entertainment.
Havelock Mussel Festival
15 Mar 2014 (Sat)
Pelorus Sound, Marlborough, New Zealand
A great family environment to celebrate all things Mussels.
Havelock Mussel Festival is a spectacular day full of fun, food and that famous festival atmosphere. It is a great family environment to celebrate all things Mussels. There will be an Industry Marquee where you could go behind the scenes into the Mussel Industry and see how intricate this delicacy is. Another favourite back will be the Competition area where you get to see teams and individuals battle it out to be crowned the winner of the Mussel Opening Competition. Of course as well there will be live entertainment throughout the day with the beer and wine flowing, the cooking demonstration marquee with samples of Mussels and Salmon to look forward to and a great area for kids to be entertained as well. See our events page for more information. Gates open 10am till 6pm