What's on in the Coromandel

Event Cancellations

Battle of Britain Weekend - Thames - 11 September 2021 - Cancelled

Whitianga Oceans Festival - 18 September 2021


Pauanui Craft Beer and Gin Festival

Postponed until Saturday 13 November - 12 noon 

Pauanui Sports and Recreation Centre

The inaugral Pauanui Craft Beer and Gin Festival.  Craft beer breweries, gin distilleries, a band and DJ, food trucks, coffee and entertainment.  An event not to be missed.

For further details see the Pauanui Craft Beer and Gin Festival Facebook page.  

Special Olympics

Coromandel Arts Tour

Saturday 2 October and Sunday 3 October - Coromandel Town

Open Studios - (free entry)
Saturday 2nd October, Sunday 3rd October - 10am to 4pm
Saturday 9th October, Sunday 10th October - 10am to 4pm
See Artist Guide for studio locations

Hauraki House Gallery Exhibition – (free entry)Saturday 2nd October to Sunday 10th October - 10am to 4pm

Gala Opening (free entry)
Friday 1st October - 6pm
Hauraki House Gallery, Kapanga Rd.

Further information can be found on the website www.coromandelartstour.co.nz

Hotel California The Eagles Experience -

5 October - 8pm - 10.30pm - Thames Civic Centre


To purchase tickets see the Eventfinda website.

Whangamata Lions Market

Saturday 23 October - Whangamata Memorial Hall

Over 100 stalls providing, food, craft, and produce.

Tairua Trail and Tides

Saturday 6 November 2021

This Annual event is about showcasing everything beautiful about Tairua. The 5km/10km and 21km courses cover the picturesque landscapes of Tairua.

The event was designed to showcase the breath taking beach, harbour and bush trails the town has to offer.

For further event details or to register see the Trail and Tides website.

Sundown Festival - Whangamata - 2 January 2023



Thames Market

Pollen Street, Thames  

Weekly on Saturdays

Locally-produced plants, organic fruit and vegs, bric-a-brac, second hand goods and books, arts and crafts, fine food, cheeses, speciality oils, health and body care products, flowers, bread, knit wares, and much more.

Tairua Main Road

9:00am till 1:00pm

The first Saturday of every month, you will find this eclectic collection of stalls and produce right by the harbour next to the one-lane bridge on Tairua Main Road.