Upcoming Events


Dome Cinema
For some good old fashioned entertainment, and an experience to engage the senses and capture the imagination, we welcome you to the Dome Cinema!


Odeon Multiplex Cinemas
Enjoy the latest movies in air conditioned comfort at the Odeon!

22 & 23 August 2018

Gisborne Digital Marketing Conference
This is the one digital marketing event for marketing professionals in Gisborne you can’t afford to miss.

25 August 2018

St Andrew’s Car Boot Sale
This is a monthly event on the second and fourth Saturday's.

25 - 29 August 2018

Tairawhiti Conservation Experiences

26 August 2018

Motu Special
Motu Special is now back for 2018, once again with races for all ages featuring classic mountain bike terrain at Motu. Lots of hills, lots of fun!

26 August 2018

Charity Dinner in Support of Unicef New Zealand

29 August 2018

The Life and Times of Supervolcanoes
Professor Wilson will explain the nature of super volcanoes, the ways in which such volcanoes operate and can be studied, and whether the next eruption is still likely to take us by surprise.

1 September 2018

Nabba East Coast Bodybuilding Championships
This is Nabba NZ's 9th Regional Bodybuilding Championships.

1 September 2018

Gisborne Screening 'The Way' with guests 'Sit Down In Front'
Come out and see NZ's latest surfing documentary 'The Way' with music afterwards by Sit Down In Front.

1 September 2018

Landslide - Fleetwood Mac/Stevie Nicks Tribute Show
Covering all eras of Fleetwood Mac and also the 80s Stevie Nicks solo hits!

6 September 2018

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra - Classical Hits
NZ Symphony Orchestra Associate Conductor Hamish McKeich leads the orchestra on a country-wide tour, presenting a Classical Hits programme for the whole family.

7 September 2018

Arj Barker - Organic
Satisfy your ravenous hunger for some quality comedy with the free-range goodness that Organic is set to deliver right here in Gisborne!

7 September 2018

Westpac Gisborne Business Awards
Join us in celebrating business excellence in the region!

8 September 2018

Stars In Their Eyes 2018
This year we are raising funds for the Gisborne division of St John's Ambulance. What stars will you see in the 2018 Edition?

8 September 2018

Anxiety Club On Tour
Anxiety Club are packing the Combi and heading to Tairawhiti!

11 September 2018

CoNZtruct Trade Show
CoNZTruct is an excellent opportunity for industry professionals to further their breadth of knowledge, education, stay informed of latest industry updates and news, and gain a greater understanding of new product technologies.

14 - 16 September 2018

48 Hour Play Festival
The Evolution Theatre Company is proud to announce Gisborne's first ever 48-Hour Play Festiva

14 September 2018

Eastland Helicopter Rescue Trust 13th Annual Charity Auction

15 September 2018

Lingynoiid - Diamonds In the Rough Aotearoa Tour
Lingynoiid has responded to the overwhelming demand from her kiwi fans by announcing her very own 'Diamonds In The Rough' tour.

15 September 2018

Morse Gang 'The Ground Up' Aotearoa Tour
Morse Gang are proud to announce their nationwide "Ground Up" Tour coming to Tairawhiti this Spring!

15 September 2018

The Chills - Snow Bound Tour, with Reb Fountain
The Chills set off again on an extensive national tour and they're bringing it to Gizzy!

17 September 2018

Teen Anime & Manga Club
Our Teen Anime and Manga Club is for watching, discussing, and an anime themed activity!

21 September 2018

Don McGlashan - Free Flight NZ Tour
Don McGlashan is on a nationwide 17-date NZ Tour and he's bringing it to Gizzy!

26 September 2018

Operatunity Presents: Tennessee Waltz
Fabulous, fun and frenetic bluegrass fiddling!

28 September 2018

This will be the biggest rap battle event the East Coast has ever seen...

28 September 2018

The one, the only HERBS is coming to Tairawhiti!

11 October 2018

NZ Trio Exotica
NZ Trio present a tapas-style feast of music with vibrant and piquant sounds from Spain, Argentina, Brazil and beyond.

12 - 14 October 2018

Mirimiri & Romiromi Level 1 - Introduction & Philosophies
The Level One Bodywork - Mirimiri + Romiromi Introduction & Philosophies Workshop will be facilitated by Te Maurea - Traditional Māori Healing and is open to all, with limited spaces available.

12 & 13 October 2018

Poverty Bay A&P Show
This year we celebrate the 143rd annual Poverty Bay A&P Show!

13 October 2018

PAUA at Smash Palace
Paua will return to Aotearoa by popular demand and they're heading to Tairāwhiti Gisobrne to celebrate their brand new release, For The People!

21 October 2018

Spring Fling Arts & Crafts Fair

21 October 2018

Maunga to Moana Multisport Race
First Multi sport Race to head up Maunga Hikurangi on the East Coast of Te Ika a Maui!

19 - 22 October 2018

Tairāwhiti Gisborne Wine & Food Weekend 2018
Escape to Tairāwhiti Gisborne this Labour Weekend and you’ll find it’s not just the sun that’s warm in Gizzy!

21 October 2018

First Light Wine & Food
The First Light Wine & Food Festival is back again in 2018!

21October 2018

Labour Weekend Fiesta, Street Food Festival

27 October 2018

Dr Seuss's The Cat in the Hat
Two bored kids. One rainy day. And one crazy cat wearing a red-striped hat!

1 October 2018

Afternoon of Jazz and Blues with David Paqueete
Jazz piano royalty David Paquette will make a special appearance in Gisborne!

31 October 2018

Operatunity Presents: Divas & Divos
Some of New Zealand's finest artists singing some of the most famous opera of all time!

25 November 2018

Art Mart
he Annual Art Mart is the largest outdoor arts & crafts event in Gisborne!

26 November 2018 - 1 December 2018

Gisborne International Music Competition
The 30th Gisborne International Music Competition.

30 November 2018

Fight For Life Ed Gisborne 2018
Fight for Life Ed Gisborne is a charity boxing extravaganza to raise funds for Life Education Trust Gisborne. See members of the community go head-to-head for three thrilling rounds of top class boxing!

2 December 2018

The ABBA Show
Direct from Australia, and following more than 5,000 international shows, the world’s premier live ABBA tribute is coming to Tairawhiti Gisborne!

5 December 2018

Operatunity: Cinderella - A Christmas Pantomime
Operatunity brings you our famous Christmas pantomime with a new twist on Cinderella!

29 December 2018 - 1 January 2019

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

4 - 7 January 2018

SmashFest VII
Smash Fest Open Air reigns as the first NZ Metal festival on a huge outdoor stage each New Year!

11 & 12 January 2019

East Coast Vibes
Get ready for #ECV19!

22 - 24 March 2019

Whaiora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race
Come & discover a unique corner of Aotearoa as the 2019 Whaiora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race travels to the stunningly beautiful + history rich Tairawhiti Gisborne region!

7 April 2018

Giant Pumpkin Festival
This year will be the 17th annual Bushmere Arms Giant Pumpkin Festival!

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.

17 - 24 August 2018

The Shadow Box
The Shadow Box play directed by Elizabeth Boyce has warmth, poignancy and humour.