Local Events

Date/Time Event
09/08/2020 - 01/11/2020
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Terrace Station Spring Open Garden Days
Terrace Station, Hororata

Visit the historic Terrace Station and view the wonderful gardens in Spring glory.

Sunday 9th August
Sunday 6th September
Sunday 4th October
Sunday 1st November

Visit www.terracestation.org.nz for more information.

All Day
Hororata Swap Meet
Hororata Domain, Hororata

2020 event has been CANCELLED due to COVID 19.

MECHANICAL ONLY, no bric a brac or  household  junk allowed, gates open 7am sites $15 pay on the day, (no pre-sale sites  or bookings needed)


9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Hororata Parish Spring Fair
Hororata Domain, Hororata

Held annually on Labour day this is a great family free fun day out with market stalls, children’s entertainment, a white elephant auction, live music and much more.


All Day
Hororata Highland Games
Hororata Domain, Hororata

A traditional Scottish Highland Games with a kiwi twist. Heavy competitions (caber, sheath etc), Highland Dancing, Pipe Bands, Tug o’ War, market stalls, fairground, Have a Go, Junior Warriors and so much more. Join us to celebrate the Games 10th birthday!


A Hororata Community Trust event

2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hororata Night Glow Festival
Hororata Domain, Hororata

Experience hot air balloons firing up the night sky!

Balloonists from all over New Zealand are travelling to this event,  providing an unique opportunity to experience hot air balloons lighting up the night sky, glowing in unison to music.

Surrounding the Night Glow will be an autumn festival including live music, children’s entertainment and an amazing array of street food, this unique autumn festival will entertain the whole family.

Click here for details

A Hororata Community Trust event