Immerse yourself in Manawatu’s vibrant arts community. With a diverse array of art galleries, theatres, museums, dance and recording studios, exhibitions, art programmes and a passionate, local music scene, it’s easy to become involved.
Explore the performing arts world in Palmerston North and Feilding. The vast range of theatres within the community showcases the region’s outstanding talent and culture on offer. The cherished community theatres cater for a variety of local and touring acts. Read more
Connect with musical groups and discover local talent. The opportunities for local acts are endless, with venues to prove it. The non-profit voluntary organisations dedicated to the encouragement of musical, artistic and performance activities are second to none. Read more
Museums & Galleries
The Manawatu region is home to the most amazing art, culture and heritage collections displaying an evolving array of collections. Discover the New Zealand Rugby Museum or be inspired by the many art galleries, sculptures and murals found here. Read more