Visit Waimakariri have published their December 2017 events calendar.

It shows there’s lots of awesome events going on in the Waimak this summer! Some of the highlights include:


Cirque Grande

December 1st-3rd Wylie Park, Kaiapoi 8th-10th A&P Showgrounds, Rangiora. Fri 7pm, Sat 2pm and 7pm, Sun 1pm and 4.30pm. Cirque Grande is a brand-new circus on its very first tour in NZ. This all new circus sensation showcases world class acts from around the globe with a fresh and exciting new look.


Jordan Luck Band

December 8th Jordan Luck Band at Murphy Park, 5.30pm Gates Open. Enjoy a night of reminiscing and dancing with Jordan Luck and his band – playing all the Exponents tunes you know and love!! As an added bonus all rides and stallholders will be open on the evening too.


Kaiapoi Santa Parade & Carnival

December 9th Kaiapoi Santa Parade & Carnival 9am Gates Open at Murphy Park. 2pm – 3.30pm Santa Parade. 9pm Hellers Fireworks Extravaganza. Over the two days: buskers, rambling professional performers, delectable food, carnival stalls and amusement rides to entertain all.


Rangiora Toyota Santa Parade/Christmas Party

December 10th Rangiora Toyota Santa Parade/Christmas Party in the Park 12pm – 6pm, Rangiora CBD. Enjoy an afternoon of festive fun in Victoria Park along with the Santa Parade at 2pm on the High St.