Events on this Weekend

Find out whats on in Palmerston North City, Feilding and Manawatu this weekend. Make the most of your weekends and taste, dance, indulge and discover your way through this selection of some of the hottest events coming up.

Workshop of KONO: Song Cycle of a New Town
Friday 22 June - Saturday 23 June
KONO: Song Cycle of a New Town is a pick-a-path historical and interactive story told through voice, song and Maori musical instruments by Toi Warbrick. It takes us from Okatia forming the river through to the formation ...
Venue:
Square Edge, Palmerston North
Picnic Under the Stars
Friday 22 June
Te Manawa brings the universe indoors. With 6,000 lights, one of the rooms in the museum will be completely transformed, so you can enjoy the night sky inside where it's warm. There'll be sandwiches and storytelling,...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
Audio Foundation: HackedePicciotto
Friday 22 June
Audio Foundation is pleased to announce a nationwide tour for HackedePicciotto, stalwarts of Berlin’s legendary underground culture of the ’80s and ’90s and giants of multimedia art and industrial music. Both ...
Venue:
Snails: Artist Run Space, Palmerston North
Mid-winter Solstice Festival
Friday 22 June - Sunday 24 June
MId-winter solstice is the celebration of the shortest period of daylight and the longest night of the year. Many nationalities and cultures celebrate the solstice in different ways. Blissful Beginnings; spiritual, ...
Venue:
Blissful Beginnings, Feilding, Feilding and District
Apiti Possum Hunt
Friday 22 June - Sunday 24 June
Apiti School's Annual Fund Raiser. Win awesome prizes - check out our Facebook Page "Apiti Hunt and Family Day". For further information and to register, please go to our website: www.apitihunt.weebly.com ...
Venue:
Makoura Lodge, Apiti, Feilding and District
Canoe Polo
Friday 22 June - Friday 6 July
The Makino runs Social Canoe Polo on Friday nights during the school term! Equipment is provided and all are welcome. For safety reasons, you must be able to reach the foot pedals to participate. Duration: Games ...
Venue:
Makino Aquatic Centre, Feilding, Feilding and District
Palmerston North Folk Music Club
Friday 22 June - Friday 20 July
The Palmerston North Folk Music club meets every Friday night at 8pm. On concert nights guest performers, national or international, perform for us, followed by a jam session. On non-concert nights there is a theme ...
Venue:
Theosophical Society Hall, Palmerston North
Skating Disco
Friday 22 June - Friday 20 July
Roller Skating Disco every Friday during term time. Doors open from 6:30 to 8pm. Come along, bring your friends and have a rolling great time. Games. Music. Spot prizes. Shop open for snacks and drinks. No eftpos ...
Venue:
Bell Hall, Palmerston North
Water Room
Friday 22 June - Saturday 15 December
The Water Room is setting sail with a new programme of activities that concentrates on learning through play for toddlers and young children. It will be open to the public from Thursday to Sunday. Each week has a ...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
Excellence 2018
Friday 22 June - Saturday 30 June
An exhibition showcasing the highest achieving secondary school students in the Manawatū region in the 2017 NCEA level three Visual Arts external examination.
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
Introducing Abstract Painter Talulah Belle Lautrec-Nunes
Friday 22 June - Saturday 30 June
This month Zimmerman Art Gallery is exhibiting a selection of abstract paintings by Talulah Belle Lautrec-Nunes. Lautrec-Nunes’ paintings are loaded with colour and movement, a symphony of gestural brushstrokes, ...
Venue:
Zimmerman Art Gallery, Palmerston North
Eric Brew: I Am of This
Friday 22 June - Sunday 1 July
An exhibition surveying forty years of local artist Eric Brew's work. His murals will be familiar to anyone who's passed through the Feilding town centre, but to those the exhibition adds his still lifes, his landscapes ...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
SuperNova
Friday 22 June - Sunday 1 July
SuperNova follows Nova by showcasing new stories and people behind selected art and objects acquired by Te Manawa between 2011 and 2016; this time the themes explored are ‘Te Awa/the river’, ‘Palmy at Play’ and ...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
Land & Water: Paintings by Timon Maxey
Friday 22 June - Wednesday 11 July
Taylor-Jensen Fine Arts takes great pleasure in showcasing the talents of Whanganui-based artist Timon Maxey. According to the artist, “the title Land & Water pretty much encapsulates the subject matter of my artworks....
Venue:
Taylor-Jensen Fine Arts, Palmerston North
Te Awa – The River – Heart of Manawatū
Friday 22 June - Monday 31 December
Te Awa – The River, Heart of the Manawatū explores our river from different angles: meet our local wildlife, learn about the river's history, explore how we use water and discover how our region was formed. Come and ...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
Te Rangi Whenua
Friday 22 June - Monday 31 December
Open daily, Te Taiwhanga o Te Rangi Whenua (Te Rangi Whenua Gallery) shares the stories of iwi groups in the Manawatū, Rangitīkei and Horowhenua regions. The unique gallery walls feature interwoven panels, decorated...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
Manawatū Journeys
Friday 22 June - Monday 31 December
Open Daily, a journey through our shared history - the stories and of the pioneers who shaped the land as we know it today. The Manawatū has always been a place that people have journeyed through, some stay for a long ...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
Kids TM
Friday 22 June - Monday 31 December
Open daily, Kids TM is a vibrant, interactive, playful space at Te Manawa for children up to the age of eight and their caregivers. One of our long-term exhibitions, it gives children the chance to learn through play...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
Une Nuit Au Rugby - All Blacks vs France: CANCELLED
Saturday 23 June
Milson Rotary Presents: All Blacks vs France on the big screen - just like being at a live test match. - Complimentary drink on arrival - Stadium type foods (included in ticket price) - Live music throughout the ...
Venue:
Speirs Centre, Palmerston North Boys High, Palmerston North
Fête De La Musique 2018
Saturday 23 June
Come and celebrate the Fête de la Musique with Alliance Française. Every year since 1982, French people gather in the streets of the country to enjoy free concerts and celebrate the arrival of summer. This year ...
Venue:
Palmerston North Central Library, Palmerston North