Easterfest 2025

The planning and preparation has already begun for the 9th Annual Easter Festival in the best location in New Zealand.

Book it in your diary - 17th to 22nd April

We will have more updates soon...

Locky McNeill | Festival Director


A weekend of...

Fun and meaning with something for everyone!

Easterfest is a family friendly festival that includes music, special events and speakers, but wants to create an even bigger more interactive experience. Easter has a very special place in our lives and we want to share that as best we can with as many as we can. Sharing the real story behind Easter with you. We invite you to enjoy this special holiday season with us.
Locky McNeill | Event Director

Key Events for Easterfest 2024?


Things you should know

1. You will be part of something truly special and unique

Easterfest first appeared in 2016 with a handful of events which impacted so much that it was featured on the TVNZ Primetime News.
We have grown to have on average 11,000 attendances over our festival weekend!

2. There is something for everyone

Make sure you check out our programme and plan your weekend experiences.
There is something for everyone and any age and stage of life. This is what helps make this festival truly unique and one you can enjoy year after year.

3. We are back!

A lot has changed in each of our worlds...
And that is why Easterfest is changing, growing, redefining itself to match our future!
There will be events and moments you have come to expect and enjoy.

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Our events would not be able to happen without our sponsors and supporters.

Thank you to all our amazing sponsors and supporters from across the town!