Events in the Hamilton & Waikato region have established the region as a leading events centre and 2014’s line-up shows just why. The first quarter of the year sees top events from international cricket to New Zealand’s premier ballooning event and the annual Kawhia Kai Festival. And that’s just a start, with the year also including the National Agricultural Fieldays and the Gallagher Great Race. Not to mention music and art festivals, sporting events, international expos and concerts all contributing to an exciting 2014 events calendar. Check out some of the top events on now in the Hamilton & Waikato region below.

Events in Hamilton & Waikato

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    School Holiday Fun

    Keep the kids entertained these school holidays with the variety of school holiday and family friendly events on offer. more

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    Waikato Home & Garden Show

    The annual Waikato Home & Garden Show, now in its 30th year, will once again attract homeowners, ‘DIYers’, gardeners... more

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    Aroha Cruise In

    Marvel at some of the country’s best classic cars as they line Te Aroha’s main street for the Aroha Cruise In from th... more

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    NZ Ethnic Football Festival

    Head along to the NZ Ethnic Football Festival at Gower Park in Hamilton on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October 2014. more

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    Hamilton Half Marathon

    Get out your running shoes and start training; the Hamilton Half Marathon is just around the corner on Sunday 5th Oct... more

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    Hamilton Migrant Business Expo

    Hamilton’s first Migrant Business Expo will be held on Friday 10th October to showcase Hamilton City as an attractive... more

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    The annual Equidays event will showcase all aspects of the equine industry, business and recreation at Mystery Creek ... more

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    The Taniwha

    The Taniwha is the Hamilton & Waikato region’s newest sporting event held along the banks of the mighty Waikato River. more

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    Maunga Cycle Challenge

    Enjoy spectacular scenery as you take on the Maunga Cycle Challenge on 9th November 2014. Now in its ninth year, the ... more

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    Art Exhibitions

    The creative and art industries thrive in the Hamilton & Waikato region, with regular exhibitions throughout the year... more

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    FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015

    The 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup will bring eight world class football matches to Waikato Stadium in the Hamilton & Waika... more

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    ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

    New Zealand and Australia play host to the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2015 with the world’s best 14 cricket teams battl... more