Art & Cultural Events
The Great Lake Taupo region is rich in artistic and cultural events. There are regular art exhibitions at the Taupo Museum, weekly art markets and many gallery showcases from time to time. Scroll down the listings below to see what artistic venture is coming up next.
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We're putting the vintage 'Exquisite Corpse' drawing game into the hands of our talented 2017 Graffiato: Taupo Street Art Festival artists. Each artist will have 10 minutes to contribute their design and five artworks will be auctioned off on the night....
Once again the Kinloch market will be held on Labour weekend Sunday 22nd October 2017. Lots of interest again for this event with Over 100 stall holders from all over New Zealand participating. Contact Lyn Lealand, the event organiser text 0211628393...
2017 Graffiato: Taupo Street Art Festival is New Zealand’s premier street art festival featuring award-winning international artists. Watch artists at work as they create their large-scale street artworks over the three days. Visitors can pick up a...
‘Broom to Boom – 20 Lives 20 Years’ is a compilation of personal reminiscences featuring twenty individuals who lived in and contributed to Taupō in the 1960’s and ‘70’s. In the early 1960’s Taupō township consisted of a population of 2000 and was...
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The Events Capital of New Zealand With so many various events happening all year round, it is no wonder that Great Lake Taupo is considered to be the Events Capital of New Zealand. Attend an event, provide support or organise an event. You'll find impeccable hospitality like no other.- Steve Giles, District Events Manager, Taupo District Council