What's On in Whitianga – Mercury Bay Events

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Whitianga Hotel Hot Summer Events!
Music Concerts & Gigs

Event Info

Venue
The Whitianga Hotel
Event Date
January 18, 2018
Finish Date
January 26, 2019
Bring your mates and family and enjoy some of the hottest entertainment in Whitianga over this summer. Live gigs, Reggae Festival and much more fun to be had! ...
"Greenpeace" by Beverley Trimbel
Arts & Culture

Event Info

Event Date
January 21, 2019
Finish Date
January 28, 2019
Come and view a collection of new works by local artists from Whitianga and the wider Coromandel area.
Mercury Bay Library School Holiday Activities
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
January 22, 2019
Finish Date
February 01, 2019
Kids are you looking for some school holiday fun? Contact the Mercury Bay Library to register for giant bubble making, wind chimes, kite building, shell painting and much...
Mercury Bay Boating Club Racing Events
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Boating Club
Event Date
January 23, 2019
Finish Date
April 19, 2019
Check out the racing calendar for the Mercury Bay Boating Club to join in the competition or view as a spectator. 
Whitianga Hotel Reggae Festival 2019
Music Concerts & Gigs

Event Info

Venue
The Whitianga Hotel
Event Date
January 26, 2019
The Whitianga Hotel is extremely proud to announce the first of many Whitianga Reggae Festivals. Legendary bands The Herbs, Rough Copy and Tribal Conectionz playing - get your tickets...
Successful catch at the Troy Wheeler Contracting Ladies Fishing Tournament in Whitianga
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club
Event Date
January 26, 2019
Get your teams and rods together for the Ladies Fishing Tournament in Whitianga!
Whitianga Art Craft and Farmers Market
Markets, Galas & Fairs

Event Info

Event Date
January 26, 2019
Your opportunity to purchase some beautifully made local crafts, art and homegrown produce from the Mercury Bay area at the Whitianga Farmers Market. The market is centrally located in...
Whitianga Summer Concert 2019
Music Concerts & Gigs

Secure Online Bookings

Event Info

Event Date
January 27, 2019
Amazing international line up of artists including Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson - James Reyne and Mark Seymour formerly Australian Crawl and Hunters and Collectors - and Toni Childs. Supporting NZ...
Every Sunday Coroglen Markets Near Whitianga
Markets, Galas & Fairs

Event Info

Event Date
January 27, 2019
A fabulous farmers's market for you to buy some local organic produce, home made goodies and crafts. Conveniently located on the main road State Highway 25 at the...
Leadfoot Festival Whitianga
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
February 02, 2019
Finish Date
February 03, 2019
The Leadfoot Festival is a unique weekend bringing together a mix of classic cars, vintage motorcycles and motorsport legends. 
American Muscle Car Meeting Whitianga
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Frankies Sports Bar & Grill
Event Date
February 03, 2019
Bring along your old and new American cars, trucks and motorcycles for a great American Muscle line up! All spectators are also welcome to come and check out the...
Whitianga Music Club Open Mic and Guest Artist Performances
Arts & Culture

Event Info

Event Date
February 08, 2019
Come to join in on an open mic session, listen to a guest performer and be part of our audience listening to our wonderful local musicians at our monthly...
Mercury Bay Book Club
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Venue
Cafe Nina - Refresh Point
Event Date
February 11, 2019
Come and join us at the Mercury Bay Library Book Club to share your love of books!
Blue Marlin Caught in the BILLFISH CLASSIC TOURNAMENT MERCURY BAY GAME FISHING CLUB
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club
Event Date
February 14, 2019
Get your team together and join up for some fishing fun and competition in the Billfish Classic in Whitianga, Mercury Bay - you will be sure to have some...
ITM fishing tournament whitianga
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club
Event Date
February 16, 2019
The Simrad- ITM fishing tournament is a sponsored tournament hosted by the Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club
Tristram Marine Mercury Bay Open Fishing Tournament Whitianga 2014
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club
Event Date
February 16, 2019
If fishing is your thing then grab your rod and enter the sponsored Tristram Marine Mercury Bay Open Fishing Tournament in Whitianga. What a great event in the...
Welcome to Our World Whitianga
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Event Date
February 17, 2019
If you are new  to Whitianga or the Mercury Bay please join us at our "Welcome to Our World" informal social group.  
Junior weekend tennis Whitianga
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Tennis Club
Event Date
February 17, 2019
Join our Junior tennis players for weekend tennis sessions at the Mercury Bay Tennis Club in Whitianga. Come and try out our new tennis ball machine!
Genealogy Afternoons At Mercury Bay Library
Arts & Culture

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Library, Whitianga
Event Date
February 19, 2019
Experts from the local branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists can help you find out more about your family history and the heritage of the Mercury Bay...
Mercury Bay Art Escape Logo
Arts & Culture

Event Info

Event Date
March 02, 2019
Plan a trip to the Eastern Coromandel over the first two weekends of March to enjoy visiting the art studios of the Mercury Bay Art Escape’s talented artists....
Charles and Janine Williams Vector commission - Glen Innes Auckland
Arts & Culture

Event Info

Event Date
March 04, 2019
Finish Date
March 08, 2019
This exciting free event will allow visitors to see local and internationally recognised street artists create 12 murals on walls in the Whitianga central business area. Each mural will...
fishing competition trailer boat tournament in Whitianga
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club
Event Date
March 07, 2019
A great trailer boat fishing tournament in Whitianga !
Harley Motorcycle Gathering Event Whitianga
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
March 08, 2019
Finish Date
March 10, 2019
Over 500 Harley Davidsons enthusiasts are expected to be in Whitianga en mass as part of "The Gathering" motorcycle event. Come and view the motorbikes around town...
Coromandel Charity Cruise 2019
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
March 16, 2019
Finish Date
March 17, 2019
Coromandel Charity Cruise is a special event for car owners and car lovers to assist in raising money for local charities. Enter your car to cruise the Coromandel...
Kuaotunu Pumpkin Festival Photography by Emma Steel 2017
Food & Wine Festivals

Event Info

Event Date
March 17, 2019
Join in on this great pumpkin and harvest festival hosted by the Kuaotunu Rudolf Steiner Kindergartens with music, games, prizes, food, pumpkin pie competition and of course a giant...
Beach Hop coming to Whitianga!
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
March 28, 2019
Beach Hop is coming to Whitianga for the Repco Beach Party. Don't miss the great vibe when hundreds of classic cars are expected to come into the town...
A Taste of Matarangi 2019
Food & Wine Festivals

Event Info

Event Date
April 06, 2019
Come to the Taste of Matarangi and enjoy a day full of delicious seafood, local produce, fine wine, cold beer and listen to some great music - all at...
Annual Poppy Appeal Day
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Event Date
April 19, 2019
The annual Poppy Appeal raises funds for the RSA's support services to war veterans and the ex-service community. Poppy Appeal collectors will be in Albert Street ...
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
April 20, 2019
Calling all keen fisher-women to enter the Doris Day Out Matarangi fishing competition. 
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
April 20, 2019
Spend your Easter  on the water using your fishing talents in the Matarangi Volunteer Fire Force - Easter Fishing Competition. 
kids fishing competition Whitianga wharf
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club
Event Date
April 20, 2019
Get the kids out there and enjoying some great fishing fun in Whitianga with the Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club.
Pet rock by Claire Elliot for Kuaotunu Rudolph Steiner Pet Rock Auction
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Venue
Kuaotunu Rudolf Steiner Kindergarten
Event Date
April 21, 2019
Enter your decorated rock into the famous rock auction supported by local artists!
Anzac Poppy
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Venue
Matarangi Volunteer Rural Fire Force
Event Date
April 25, 2019
The ANZAC day parade and service in Matarangi will be held at the Matarangi FENZ Fire Station, home of the Volunteer Rural Fire Force.
ANZAC day dawn service Whitianga Soldiers Memorial Reserve
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Event Date
April 25, 2019
The ANZAC day dawn service in Whitianga will be held at Soldiers Memorial Park.  
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
May 25, 2019
Whitianga's half marathon offers a choice of scenic course options for adults and children. Get your friends and family training ready for a day of fun and energy!...
Cooks Beachcare Group
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
June 01, 2019
Bring the family and get involved in sand dune restoration planting at Cooks Beach! 
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club
Event Date
June 01, 2019
The Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club Snapper Tournament over Queen's Birthday weekend!
Whitianga Garage Sale
Markets, Galas & Fairs

Event Info

Event Date
June 01, 2019
Finish Date
June 03, 2019
If you want to hunt out a great bargain, find something practical or maybe discover an unusual treasure the Whitianga Town Garage Sale is not to be missed! ...
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
June 02, 2019
Join the Matarangi Boat and Fishing Club and enter this great fishing competition at the beautiful beach location of Matarangi.
Coroglen Garage Sale Market
Markets, Galas & Fairs

Event Info

Venue
Gumtown Hall Coroglen
Event Date
June 02, 2019
A fantastic garage sale market for you to find a treasure and to enjoy some local produce.
Coromandel Peninsula Art and Craft Fair 2017
Arts & Culture

Event Info

Venue
Whitianga Town Hall
Event Date
July 13, 2019
Visit this special art fair in Whitianga to view and purchase some quality hand made Coromandel arts and crafts. 
Mahindra Gold Rush Rally 2016.jpg
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Venue
Mercury Bay Multi Sport Park
Event Date
August 17, 2019
The 2019 New Zealand Rally Championship comes back to Whitianga. Come and enjoy the atmosphere with a rally cars, crews, service teams, spectators and volunteers all getting involved in...
Mercury Bay Cancer Support Group Daffodil Day Fundraising for Cancer Support
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Event Date
August 30, 2019
Show your support by donating to the annual Daffodil Day collection to assist individuals and families in Whitianga and the wider Mercury Bay who are affected by cancer. ...
Whitianga Scallop Festival 2015
Food & Wine Festivals

Event Info

Event Date
September 21, 2019
The Scallop Festival is one of the Coromandel's most popular events featuring delicious cuisine stands, iconic New Zealand entertainers and cooking demonstrations from New Zealand chefs. Visit Whitianga to...
Replica of Captain Cooks Ship The Endeavour under Sail - photograph by Ronen Zilberman
Arts & Culture

Event Info

Event Date
October 21, 2019
Finish Date
October 28, 2019
A fantastic chance to see a replica of Captain Cook's ship The Endeavour when it visits the Mercury Bay.  
Portrait of Captain James Cook
Arts & Culture

Event Info

Event Date
November 01, 2019
Finish Date
November 30, 2019
A series of formal and informal events will be held in Whitianga, the Mercury Bay and throughout the Coromandel Peninsula area to celebrate this historic 250th anniversary. ...
Cranleigh k2 Cycle race including travelling through Whitianga
Sport & Recreation

Event Info

Event Date
November 02, 2019
The Flight Centre K2 Road Cycle Classic is one of the toughest one day cycle challenges in the Southern Hemisphere.  
Santa Parade Whitianga
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Event Date
December 07, 2019
Come and join in some xmas fun at the Whitianga Kiwi Xmas Santa Parade. Join Santa at the Santa Parade and see all of the great local xmas floats....
Markets, Galas & Fairs

Event Info

Event Date
December 13, 2019
Get a local craft gift or grab a treat or two at the Matarangi market and gala days.
Santa Parade Matarangi Beach Coromandel Peninsula
Parades & Community Events

Event Info

Event Date
December 22, 2019
All welcome - come and join in to view all of the floats and have some fun at the Matarangi Santa Parade. Date for 2019 tbc.
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We have a range of free events that are well attended by visitors and local families, as well as popular ticketed events that you can buy online.

Mercury Bay Events

Each year Whitianga celebrates the new scallop season with the famous Whitianga Scallop Festival in September. The All About Whitianga events calendar includes all upcoming events in the Mercury Bay including seafood festivals, markets, sporting and recreational events, live music, art exhibitions, and everything in-between. When you want to know what's on in Whitianga this weekend, you've come to the right place. Whitianga is a popular event destination that our local community enjoys celebrating and knows how to host well so be sure to come to this part of the Coromandel, have some fun and enjoy the laid back vibe.

p.s. If you are organising an event in the Mercury Bay area please contact our team to get your event listing sponsored on this site.

Mercury Bay Events Calendar 2017/2018

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