Rhythm & Vines
29 - 31 December 2023
New Zealand's premier music and camping festival
Kick off the new year at the legendary Rhythm and Vines Music Festival, experience the uniquely Tairāwhiti Maunga to Moana multi-sport adventure race or partake in the annual Chardonnay Affair in the heart of award-winning East Coast wineries – the choice is yours.
Because with every season, there’s always a reason to escape to the East Coast.
20 Jan 2024
Be the first in the world to greet the new day as you race along the magical East Coast.
16 - 18 February 2024
A chance to get away from it all, with friends old and new!
Every Saturday Morning 9.30-12.30pm
Where locals and visitors alike gather to get their fix of the region’s tastiest treats
For local event information and stories to connect you with our people and our place, be sure to check out the Gizzy Local.
2024 dates TBC
Enjoy Gisborne's finest chardonnays in an array of sumptuous events
Smash Palace is all about good times with great live music, delicious drinks + food and awesome locals. It's also a function venue like no other!
Organic and biodynamic wines of the world with a side of food, music, art & good vibes.