Kincaid Cottage

Festivals and Events

Classic Fighters Marlborough air show -
Easter Weekend. Friday 29th, Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st March 2013, Omaka Aerodrome, Blenheim
Classic Fighters Marlborough is more than an air show. Aircraft are displayed as part of a theatrical spectacle, where battle scenes are re-enacted on the ground as well as in the air.
Prepare for a spectacular weekend of fun and aeroplanes in Marlborough.
Kaikoura Boardriders Coldwater Classic Surf Competition
Queens Birthday Weekend, 2nd & 3rd June 2012
Spring Challenge -
28th-30th September 2012
All Girl Adventure Race
Kaikoura Seafest -
Saturday 3rd October 2009.
Seafest is an annual celebration of the abundance of the ocean, this is Kaikoura's premier festival featuring local food, wine & beverages. An impressive variety of products are offered, presented in many weird & wonderfully creative ways, all enjoyed with live entertainment.
Culverden Country Fete -
Thursday, 25th October 2012
Over 200 stalls, Craft and arts at their best, top quality foods and wines, Great garden party atmosphere.
Kaikoura Trotting Cup
Monday 29th October 2012, South Bay Race Course

Marlborough Wine & Food Festival -
Saturday 9 February 2013
New Zealandís longest running wine & food festival. Enjoy over 200 wines from more than 40 leading wineries, matched with gourmet foods from the area, cooking demonstrations from top NZ chefs, wine tutorials from leading winemakers & great all day entertainment. 
Kaikoura A&P (Agricultural & Pastoral) Show
Saturday 23rd February 2013
Where the country comes to town. Every aspect of rural life is here competing for prizes in everything from the best 'Cake baked by a man' to the serious Sheep, Cattle & Horse competitions.
A great family day out.