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

Monday 22 October - 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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Teen Artspace

Wednesday 24 October - 1 South Terrace, Darfield

Beginning in Term 3, teens can participate in art and craft activities, and hang with friends in a creative atmosphere. You will learn how to use various art and craft materials. Weekly sessions (every week during term time): Darfield: Tuesdays 4.30–6pm Leeston: Wednesdays 4–5.30pm Suitable for secondary school aged students. Free. Drop-ins welcome.

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Teen Artspace

Wednesday 24 October - 19 Messines St, Leeston

Beginning in Term 3, teens can participate in art and craft activities, and hang with friends in a creative atmosphere. You will learn how to use various art and craft materials. Weekly sessions (every week during term time): Darfield: Tuesdays 4.30–6pm Leeston: Wednesdays 4–5.30pm Suitable for secondary school aged students. Free. Drop-ins welcome.

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Lincoln Farmers' and Craft Market

Saturday 27 October - 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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West Melton Market

Saturday 27 October - 601 West Melton Road, West Melton

A community market with fresh produce, flowers, pickles, chutnies, jams, alpaca products, wooden ware, cheese, garden plants, coffee, hot pies and other goodies. Stalls $25. New stall holders welcome. On wet or fine.

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Lincoln Anglican Parish Fair

Saturday 27 October - cnr James & Edward Sts, Lincoln, Canterbury

STALLS Plants, Clothes, Cakes, Preserves & Produce, Books, White Elephant, Hand Craft & Gifts, Children’s Toys, Sausage Sizzle, Morning Teas. ACTIVITIES Children’s Lucky Dip, Face Painting, Bouncy Castle, Raffle, Treasure Hunt

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Darfield Market

Saturday 27 October - 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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Rolleston Board Games Club

Saturday 27 October - Rolleston Library, 94 Rolleston Drive, Rolleston

Love board games? Join our Board Games Club at Rolleston Library to play a variety of exciting games. Suitable for those new to board games, as well as regular players. 1.30-3pm on Saturdays, fortnightly from 28 July 2018. Recommended for Intermediate and High School aged children aged 11-18. Drop in – no booking required. Ask...

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Selwyn Responsible Business Network

Wednesday 31 October - Selwyn District Council, 2 Norman Kirk Drive, Rolleston, 7614

Selwyn Responsible Business Network invites you, local business owners and staff, to drinks and nibbles followed by presentations by: Andrew Boyd, Waste and Recycling Manager, SDC A presentation covering the waste hierarchy, the Chinese Recycling situation, what suppliers supply and what businesses supply to their customers, types of packaging and selecting packaging that is easily...

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Adult Fashion Illustration

Saturday 03 November - 1 South Terrace, Darfield

Dreaming of becoming a fashion designer, merchandiser, or stylist? Learn the elements of a basic fashion design sketch and start to develop your own croquis. Two beginner workshops are being held by our very own fashion designer, Trudi Fraser, at Rolleston and Darfield. These workshops are suitable for ages 18 and over. Cost $15 per...

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Motukarara Fireworks Night

Saturday 03 November - Waihora Domain, Motukarara

Motukarara Fireworks Night, featuring live music, bouncy castle, kid's market, pony rides from Pony Parties, family friendly fun, free hay ride, goodie sales, sausage/bacon sizzle, food trucks and of course, fireworks. No cell coverage means NO EFTPOS, so please bring cash for the gate and goodies!

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Madame Tragedie CD Launch

Saturday 03 November - 703 Old West Coast Road (corner of Langsdale Rd)

Celtic soul folk blues jazz singer songwriter Izzy Miller Bell aka Ma Bell makes a special 3 date whistle stop tour in Canterbury on route to Europe to launch her latest album Madame Tragedie. Hot off the press the 12 track CD represents the best of Miller Bell's musical contribution to the Christchurch Pop Up...

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Madame Tragédie CD Launce Featuring Ma Bell & Guests

Saturday 03 November - 222 Langdales road

Madame Tragédie CD Launce Featuring Ma Bell & Guests An evening of acoustic folk blues Jazz & a whole lot of Celtic soul. The woman and face behind the Christchurch Pop Up Concert Series makes a special appearance at the Nut Point Centre, as part of a Canterbury concert tour celebrating the launch of her...

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The Economic, Environmental, Political, and Social issues surrounding E-waste.

Monday 05 November - Lincoln Event Centre, 15 Meijer Drive, Lincoln

The Economic, Environmental, Political, and Social issues surrounding E-waste. Alan Liefting from Ecotech Services Ltd. will be talking about e-waste. Electronic waste and its toxic materials, is globally the fastest growing waste stream - posing a potential toxic hazard to the environment. Recycling e-waste allows these elements to be disposed of safely – rather than...

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Veges 101 - A Gardening Workshop for Beginners

Saturday 10 November - Lincoln Envirotown Community Gardens, 35 James Street, Lincoln, Canterbury (behind the maternity hospital)

If you know next to nothing about growing vegetables, but would like to get started, this workshop is for you! Graham Burge and Errol Wood will take you through the basic steps of bed preparation, planting seeds and seedlings, and the subsequent maintenance requirements (weeding, thinning, watering, etc.).

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Rolleston Envirotown Market

Sunday 11 November - 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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Leeston Market

Saturday 03 November - 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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The Courtenay A&P Show

Saturday 24 November - The Kirwee Showgrounds, High Street, Kirwee

The Courtenay A&P Show is held in Kirwee and is the closest country A&P Show to Christchurch. Featuring fun and friendly competition, a great day out where town and country meet! The Courtenay A&P Show is a held on the Saturday after Show weekend. Refer to the website for information on trade sites, entries and...

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Selwyn Twilight Christmas Market

Saturday 01 December - Rolleston Community Centre, 94 Rolleston Dr, Rolleston 7614

Due to the great success of the Mid Winter Market, we will be bringing a Christmas Market to Rolleston. Shopping from 1pm - 4 pm on the 01st December.

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