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

  • Events in Waikato, Motorsport at Hampton Downs
    Gulf Oil Howden Ganley F5000 Festival

    NZ’s largest historic motorsport event, the Gulf Oil Howden Ganley F5000 Festival, is on at Hampton Downs Motorsport ... more

  • Events in Hamilton & Waikato
    Festival One

    The Hamilton & Waikato region’s newest music festival, Festival One, hits the stage at Mystery Creek Event Centre fro... more

  • Whats on in Hamilton - Hamilton Events
    Nitro Circus Live

    The action packed event that is Nitro Circus Live will return to Waikato Stadium on Friday 30th January with their 20... more

  • Events in Hamilton & Waikato - Hamilton & Waikato Festivals
    Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival

    The spectacular Hamilton Gardens will be abuzz with summer activity and entertainment for the 2015 Hamilton Gardens A... more

  • Hamilton Events - Whats on Hamilton
    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

  • Concerts in Hamilton, Events in Waikato
    Kenny Rogers

    The legendary Kenny Rogers brings his Farewell Down Under Tour to Hamilton’s Claudelands Arena on Sunday 15th February. more

  • Whats on in Hamilton, Hamilton Events

    Slash, the legendary former lead guitarists of Guns N Roses brings his World On Fire tour to Claudelands Arena in Ham... more

  • Festivals in Hamilton, Events in Hamilton
    Eddie Izzard

    Enjoy the side splitting humour of award-winning comedian Eddie Izzard’s Force Majeure world tour live at Claudelands... more

  • Hamilton Events - Whats on in Hamilton
    The Winery Tour

    The Winery Tour continues to showcase New Zealand musicians, wines and scenery on its 2015 tour, with this year’s sto... more

  • Events in Hamilton & Waikato - Hamilton Festivals
    International Tattoo & Art Expo

    The 2015 International Tattoo & Art Expo returns to Claudelands Event Centre from 21st – 22nd February with everythin... more

  • Waikato Events, Events in Waikato
    SOL3 MIO

    The chart topping trio SOL3 MIO will bring their nationwide tour to Hamilton City once again with one show only at Cl... more

  • Hamilton Events - Whats on in Hamilton
    REV Cycle Festival

    The REV Cycle Festival returns to Cambridge in Hamilton & Waikato on Saturday 28th February 2015. more

  • Events in Hamilton - Waikato Events
    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