Upcoming Events


Dome Cinema
For some good old fashioned entertainment, and an experience to engage the senses and capture the imagination, we welcome you to the Dome Cinema!


Odeon Multiplex Cinemas
Enjoy the latest movies in air conditioned comfort at the Odeon!

27 October 2018 - 23 April 2018

Gisborne Speedway
Super Saloons BK Series, Ministock 100 and Super Saloons BK Series, Stockcar Classic, Ministock 100 Finals.

1 & 8 December 2018

Tuia 250 ki Tūranga 2018
Tuia 250 ki Tūranga presents a number of events for the community designed to encourage us to explore the multiple histories of our region through art, kōrero, wānanga, sailing, karakia and good old fashioned manaakitanga.

4 December 2018

Nanogirl Live in “Out Of This World”
This International touring science show is fun for the whole family. This brand new script features all-new experiments, and all-new explosions - inspired by New Zealand's own space programme.

5 December 2018

Operatunity: Cinderella - A Christmas Pantomime
Operatunity brings you our famous Christmas pantomime with a new twist on Cinderella!

7 - 22 December 2018

A Christmas Carol
Enjoy a completely immersive experience as you become one with a holiday classic.

8 & 15 December 2018

Gisborne Wainui Lions Club Christmas Tree Sales
This is a multi-generational event that has been providing real Christmas trees for Gisborne families for over 20 years!

9 December 2018

GIS Canoe and Tramping Club - Trips Schedule

9 December 2018

The Band School End of year Concert
Join 80 students and staff jamming to 35 songs!

17 December 2018

Teen Anime & Manga Club
Our Teen Anime and Manga Club is for watching, discussing, and an anime themed activity!

29 December 2018 - 1 January 2019

Rhythm & Vines
New Zealand’s biggest music festival, held at the stunning Waiohika Estate!

Sidekicks live at the Tolaga Bay Inn!

Sidekicks - New Years Eve
31 December 2018 - 1 January 2019

4 - 7 January 2018

SmashFest VII
Smash Fest Open Air reigns as the first NZ Metal festival on a huge outdoor stage each New Year!

5 January 2019

Tolaga Bay Beach Races
Tolaga Bay Beach Races, annual horse racing. An event that is a highlight of the district every summer.

11 & 12 January 2019

East Coast Vibes
Get ready for #ECV19!

19 January 2019

Beach Dig at Churchill Park
The Wainui Lions Beach Dig is back again for 2019!

20 March 2019

Leaving Jackson The Johnny Cash & June Carter Show
This 2 hour live concert event “LEAVING JACKSON” The Johnny Cash & June Carter show will have you singing, laughing and crying for more.

22 - 24 March 2019

Whaiora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race
Come & discover a unique corner of Aotearoa as the 2019 Whaiora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race travels to the stunningly beautiful + history rich Tairawhiti Gisborne region!

7 April 2018

Giant Pumpkin Festival
This year will be the 17th annual Bushmere Arms Giant Pumpkin Festival!

3 April 2019

Melbourne City Ballet presents Alice In Wonderland
Suitable for all ages, this clever ballet follows Alice on her adventure through Wonderland, based on the classic of children's literature by Lewis Carroll.

29 April 2018

CATS, The Musical
One of the world's best-loved musicals, CATS, will embark on its most extensive tour of New Zealand ever in 2019.

October 2019

Te Hā 1769 - 2019 Sestercentennial
Join us at the ‘Cut’ for a ceremony to launch the opening of the Te Hā Commemoration Events Programme.

6 December 2018

Twilight Street Food Markets
Our final Twilight Street Food Markets for 2019 is on and we have lots happening!

6 December 2018

Gisborne Women in Wine Networking Evening

15 November 2018 - 30 March 2019

Treble Court Market
The Treble Court Markets are back for the 2018/2019 Summer Season!

7 December 2018

House of Shem - LIVE! In Gisborne
To kick start summer the right way, Aotearoa’s finest HOUSE OF SHEM are hitting the road for your listening pleasure!

8 December 2018

Carols on the Beach
Sing-a-long with The Wiz and The Gisborne Concert Band at a kid safe venue. Christmas songs and carols are all the go at this venue.