What's On in Rotorua

Rotorua hosts many world-class events 


From renowned mountain bike competitions to community festivals, performing arts, sports, culture and more, there’s almost always something happening in Rotorua. Here are some key events coming up.

Rotorua Night Market

Every Thursday (weather permitting)

One of Rotorua’s great local markets. A family friendly must-do event for locals and visitors.

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Rotorua Marathon

17 September 2022

New Zealand’s most iconic and prestigious major marathon, with over 3,500 runners and walkers.

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12 November 2022

For the first time ever, SIX60 comes to town, kicking off their tour at Rotorua International Stadium.

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Visitors' stories

Check out what some of our visitors have gotten up to.

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