Events

Selwyn is home to a huge variety of events year round! From family spectaculars to agricultural competitions, world renowned events and specialist farmers markets there is something for everyone.

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Springston School 150th Jubilee

Tuesday 19 February - Springston School

School Afternoon Opening and Assembly from 1pm with a special 150th Assembly to take place at 2pm Afternoon Tea at 3pm at Springston Hall Informal catch up at the Springston Hotel “Rabbiter’s Rest” from 6pm Saturday 20 October Springston School Country Fete 10am to 3pm including Decade and Special Photos, entertainment, demonstrations, market stalls, picnic...

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Lincoln Farmers' and Craft Market

Tuesday 19 February - 18 Gerald Street, Lincoln, New Zealand

EVERY SATURDAY 9.30 - 12.30 RAIN OR SHINE. Come and soak in the country life at this friendly, popular community market in the picturesque township of Lincoln. Browse the many varied stalls at our weekly markets - local seasonal fruit, vegetables and herbs, Artisan breads, pastries, slices, European sweet treats, gf & df cookies, gourmet...

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Darfield Market

Saturday 23 February - 42 South Terrace, Darfield

Various stalls selling Native plants, Bonsai, Garden Plants, Bread, Jam, Toys, Knitting, and general household goods and nick nacks. Open: Saturdays. Summer, 9am – 1pm. Winter, 9.30am – 12noon

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Mahoe Reserve Working Bee

Sunday 03 March - Mahoe Reserve, 30 Boundary Road, Lincoln

Come along and help us in the restoration and maintenance of the Mahoe native reserve. Please wear suitable shoes, bring spades, garden gloves, sunglasses or other eye protection, also a bucket for mulch, if you can. Contact mahoereserve@gmail.com for further info. Working bees are the first Sunday of every month from 2.00 pm. Our Sponsors...

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The Hidden Environmental Cost of Modern Sign Manufacturing Processes

Monday 04 March - Lincoln Event Centre, 15 Meijer Drive, Lincoln 7608

Anne McDonald from Signs of Art will be talking about the large amounts of landfill and non-recyclable waste that is produced through modern sign production as opposed to traditionally painted signs. There will be a short demonstration that showcases the differences. Followed by the Lincoln Envirotown meeting. Meetings are the first Monday of every month,...

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Demystifying Digital Technology – making IT work for YOU

Tuesday 05 March - 16 Lyttelton Street, Lincoln

From 6:30 to 7:30 pm. Lynda Sawyers – Community Liaison Coordinator of TechMate will be providing an overview of how you can get the most out of digital technology and make IT work for you. Bring your questions and your own Smartphone or Tablet. Cost: Gold coin donation appreciated

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Rolleston Envirotown Market

Sunday 10 March - Rolleston Square, Rolleston, Canterbury

Rolleston Envirotown Market is a monthly market which is dedicated to selling local products like seasonal produce (also organic when available), plants and crafts made by local people. This occurs on the second Sunday of every month from 10am – 1pm in Rolleston Square, Rolleston.

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Eating to stay Healthy in your Golden years

Tuesday 12 March - 16 Lyttelton Street, Lincoln

from 6:30pm – 7:30 pm Pip Meads of Simple Nutrition will share ideas on simple meals ensuring nutritional requirements are met for maintaining your chosen lifestyle in a simple and cost effective way Cost: Gold coin donation appreciated

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Leeston Market

Saturday 02 March - 75 High Street, Leeston

The Leeston Market is a local market held every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month from 9:30am-12:30

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Community Care Lincoln 40th Birthday Celebration

Sunday 24 March - 16 Lyttelton Street, Lincoln

24 March 2019 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Come and join us as we celebrate 40 years of service to the Lincoln and District Community. Meet the people behind our organisation and learn about the services we provide. Ice creams, Sausage sizzle, Bouncy Castle and Coffee cart to support your enjoyment of the day....

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Peak Meat - A Game Changer for Food Production, The Environment & Health

Thursday 28 March - Lincoln University, Stewart Building, Lecture Theatre One, 7674

Join Kim Hill and panellists in a stimulating discussion - Peak Meat. This is an issue of worldwide importance. Intensive production of meat and milk is a major source of greenhouse gases, water pollution and soil degradation. Many people are turning to a vegetarian or vegan diet. However, food production is vital to New Zealand’s...

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West Melton Country Fete

Sunday 31 March - 743 Weedons Ross Road, West Melton 7618

The fete will include all your typical country fair attractions; great food, drinks & baking, and animals. Country games and challenges for all ages, great offerings & displays from local businesses and groups and a range of fantastic local Canterbury entertainment. All money fundraised from the West Melton Country Fete will go directly to the...

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Hororata Night Glow

Saturday 18 May - Hororata Domain 61 Hororata Rd

Experience hot air balloons firing up the night sky! Saturday 18th May 2019, postponement date Sunday 19th May. Follow us on Facebook for updates. Balloonists from all over New Zealand are travelling to this event providing a unique opportunity to experience hot air balloons lighting up the night sky, glowing in unison to music. Surrounding...

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Hororata Highland Games

Saturday 09 November - Hororata Domain 61 Hororata Rd

A taste of Scotland right here in Canterbury Assemble the Clan for one of the biggest Scottish Festival’s in the Southern hemisphere, the Hororata Highland Games. Watch the international field of strong men compete in the Oceania Heavyweight Championship, enjoy Scottish musical performances, be amazed as over 100 Highland Dancers fling and be immersed by...

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