We have several ways to find out what’s happening in Rotorua.

First of all we have our app, to be able to see absolutely everything that is happening and broken down by relevant categories.

Secondly is below, on our website, where we have a select number of events for you to browse through.

Alternatively connect with us on Facebook to see a small list of events that we have collected on our Facebook page. Like us on Facebook to be alerted to what’s happening and kept in the loop with updates.

Around Town

Around Town is a mobile app showcasing all the fantastic things that are happening in Rotorua. It has 30 different categories and you can receive notifications for categories that you’re interested in. Below is a cross section of some of the events you can see on the app. To see more details, or to save these to your favourites list, please download the app to get the full functionality. To download on Android click here, or to download on iPhones & iPads click here.

Rob Jackson’s Guide to Effective Volunteer Management workshop

Rob Jackson’s Guide to Effective Volunteer Management workshop

Friday 3 November 9:00am - 4:00pm

Taster Art Class: Steampunk 101

Taster Art Class: Steampunk 101

Saturday 4 November 10:30am - 1:30pm

Incredible Years Parenting Programme

Incredible Years Parenting Programme

Thursday 3 August - Thursday 9 November 5:45pm - 8:30pm

Tickets on sale for House of Horrors

Tickets on sale for House of Horrors

Monday 4 September - Saturday 11 November

Giant Doily Project

Giant Doily Project

Wednesday 20 September 11:00am - 1:00pm

Bay of Plenty Steamers v Southland Stags

Bay of Plenty Steamers v Southland Stags

Wednesday 20 September 7:35pm - 9:30pm

Feed Your Fuel – Healthy Eating And Label Reading

Feed Your Fuel – Healthy Eating And Label Reading

Wednesday 20 September 5:30pm - 7:30pm

The importance of good chemistry between the CEO and the Chair.

The importance of good chemistry between the CEO and the Chair.

Thursday 21 September 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Open Day

Open Day

Saturday 23 September 10:00am - 2:00pm

Blue Lake 24hr Challenge

Blue Lake 24hr Challenge

Saturday 23 September 8:00am - 9:00am

Kaitiaki Wananga

Kaitiaki Wananga

Sunday 24 September 10:00am - 3:30pm

Centennial Park / Tihiotonga 1 hour Rogaine

Centennial Park / Tihiotonga 1 hour Rogaine

Sunday 24 September 9:30am - 12:00pm

Brick Session #1

Brick Session #1

Monday 25 September 5:45pm - 7:00pm

Giant Doily Project

Giant Doily Project

Wednesday 27 September 11:00am - 1:00pm

Zimbabwean Lunch

Zimbabwean Lunch

Wednesday 27 September 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Black Sabbath The End of the End – one-off screening!

Black Sabbath The End of the End – one-off screening!

Thursday 28 September 7:00pm - 10:00pm

2017 Athletics Registration

2017 Athletics Registration

Thursday 28 September 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Pool competition and BBQ

Pool competition and BBQ

Friday 29 September 6:00pm

End Of Term Fun Skate- Theme- Spring

End Of Term Fun Skate- Theme- Spring

Friday 29 September 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Rotorua Museum TulipFest Crack the Code

Rotorua Museum TulipFest Crack the Code

Saturday 30 September 9:00am - 6:00pm

Taster Art Class: Introduction to Linocutting

Taster Art Class: Introduction to Linocutting

Saturday 30 September 10:30am - 1:30pm

Wade Reeve

Wade Reeve

Sunday 1 October 4:30pm - 8:00pm

Spring opening Rotorua Farmers Market

Spring opening Rotorua Farmers Market

Sunday 1 October 9:00am - 1:00pm

October School Holiday Drop-In Craft Activities – Week 1

October School Holiday Drop-In Craft Activities – Week 1

Monday 2 October - Friday 6 October 10:00am - 3:00pm

Digi Kids School Holiday Activities

Digi Kids School Holiday Activities

Monday 2 October - Friday 13 October

3D Structures – Creative Holiday Fun

3D Structures – Creative Holiday Fun

Tuesday 3 October 9:00am - 12:30pm

Oxygen Youth Sessions/One Conference – Rotorua

Oxygen Youth Sessions/One Conference – Rotorua

Tuesday 3 October 10:30am

Tulip Fest Rotorua 2017

Tulip Fest Rotorua 2017

Wednesday 4 October - Sunday 8 October 9:00am - 5:00pm

Creative Network Morning Tea in Eric Bridgeman Studio

Creative Network Morning Tea in Eric Bridgeman Studio

Wednesday 4 October 10:45am - 11:45am

Modern Maori Quartet

Modern Maori Quartet

Thursday 5 October 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Dark Lake Rotorua

Dark Lake Rotorua

Thursday 5 October - Saturday 7 October 7:30pm - 11:30pm

Big Red Demo Day

Big Red Demo Day

Saturday 7 October 9:00am - 5:00pm

Blue Baths Comedy Club

Blue Baths Comedy Club

Saturday 7 October 8:00pm - 10:30pm

Ladies day in the Redwoods

Ladies day in the Redwoods

Sunday 8 October 10:30am - 3:00pm

Specialized Dig Day

Specialized Dig Day

Sunday 8 October 8:45am - 11:45pm

October School Holiday Drop-In Craft Activities – Week 2

October School Holiday Drop-In Craft Activities – Week 2

Monday 9 October - Friday 13 October 10:00am - 3:00pm

Wilma & Friends

Wilma & Friends

Monday 9 October 7:30pm - 10:30pm

Fabulous 50’s

Fabulous 50’s

Tuesday 10 October 11:00am - 1:00pm

The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music

Wednesday 11 October 7:00pm - 10:30pm

Talk – Dick Frizzell: Busting the Art Myth

Talk – Dick Frizzell: Busting the Art Myth

Thursday 12 October 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Rotorua UkeBox – October

Rotorua UkeBox – October

Sunday 15 October 3:00pm - 5:00pm

2017 Okere Falls Beerfest

2017 Okere Falls Beerfest

Monday 16 October - Sunday 22 October 5:00pm - 2:00pm

2017 Pitch Night

2017 Pitch Night

Wednesday 25 October 5:30pm - 9:00pm

Pool competition and BBQ

Pool competition and BBQ

Friday 27 October 6:00pm

Landscapes and Seascapes in Pastel Workshop in Studio Two

Landscapes and Seascapes in Pastel Workshop in Studio Two

Saturday 28 October 9:00am - 4:30pm

Landscapes and Seascapes in Pastel Workshop in Studio Two

Landscapes and Seascapes in Pastel Workshop in Studio Two

Sunday 29 October 9:00am - 4:30pm

Bay City Ramblers

Bay City Ramblers

Sunday 5 November 4:30pm - 8:00pm

ArtsMAD

ArtsMAD

Wednesday 8 November 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Hamurana Playcentre Spring Fair

Hamurana Playcentre Spring Fair

Sunday 12 November 10:00am - 2:00pm

Rotorua Charities FUN’raiser

Rotorua Charities FUN’raiser

Friday 17 November 12:30pm - 5:30pm

Isla Grant in concert

Isla Grant in concert

Saturday 18 November 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Animals and people Portraits in Pastel Workshop in Studio Two

Animals and people Portraits in Pastel Workshop in Studio Two

Saturday 18 November 9:00am - 4:30pm

2017 Singlespeed World Champs

2017 Singlespeed World Champs

Saturday 18 November 10:00am - 11:00am

Rotorua UkeBox – November

Rotorua UkeBox – November

Sunday 19 November 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Animals and people Portraits in Pastel Workshop in Studio Two

Animals and people Portraits in Pastel Workshop in Studio Two

Sunday 19 November 9:00am - 4:30pm

Nanogirl Live in Engineering Magic – 2 SHOWS

Nanogirl Live in Engineering Magic – 2 SHOWS

Saturday 25 November 1:00pm - 5:00pm

2017 Podium Rotorua Half Marathon

2017 Podium Rotorua Half Marathon

Sunday 26 November 7:45am - 11:30am

Mudtopia Festival 2017

Mudtopia Festival 2017

Friday 1 December 12:00pm - 5:00pm

200 Show Exhibition Opening and Arts Village Holiday Celebration

200 Show Exhibition Opening and Arts Village Holiday Celebration

Friday 1 December 5:30pm - 7:00pm

World Passport to Party

World Passport to Party

Friday 1 December 7:00pm - 12:00pm

That’s Life Band

That’s Life Band

Sunday 3 December 4:30pm - 8:00pm

Fergusson Home Visit

Fergusson Home Visit

Friday 8 December 10:30am - 11:15am

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Tuesday 12 December 11:00am - 1:00pm

Rotorua UkeBox – December

Rotorua UkeBox – December

Sunday 17 December 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Rotorua UkeBox – January

Rotorua UkeBox – January

Sunday 21 January 3:00pm - 5:00pm