Taupo Events

Taupō, the events capital of New Zealand, hosts a multitude of events - sports, arts, culture, food and wine, music, festivals and family events happening every week. Here at Taupō DeBretts we like to keep you informed about the best of them and of course give you somewhere to stay and soak away the day's activities.

Saturday, 13 January, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, 14 January, 2018 (All day)

Test and improve your skills with a thrilling day on the track with the Suzuki Moto TT 2-day event. Saturday January 13th and 14th 2018.

With four different motorcycle speed groups available, you are sure to find something to give you the challenge you need.

Fans enjoying a rock concert
Saturday, 27 January, 2018 - 11:00 to 18:30

Book now for the Taupo Summer Concert to ensure you don’t miss out. Featuring the talents of Alanis Morissette, George Thorogood & the Destroyers and Colin Hay of Men At Work fame. See the eventfinda website for details and tickets.

Race cars rounding the bend
Friday, 2 February, 2018 (All day) to Tuesday, 4 September, 2018 (All day)

Satisfy your need for speed at the Speed Works Motorsport Championship beginning February 2nd 2018.

Concert excitement
Saturday, 3 February, 2018 - 14:00

New Zealand musical legends and multi-platinum selling group, Salmonella Dub is coming to Taupo for one of three live performances on Saturday the 3rd of February 2018.

Kate Magic -Raw Food Expert
Friday, 23 February, 2018 - 12:00 to Tuesday, 27 February, 2018 - 18:00

Join Kate Magic for an advanced Raw Magic food course in Acacia Bay, Taupo.

This 25 hour course in the raw magic method and philosophy could be just what you need to upgrade your life in 2018.

Visit the eventfinda website for more details.

Beautiful Lake Taupo
Saturday, 24 February, 2018 (All day)

Join in on New Zealand’s largest freshwater challenge. Can you conquer the 4.2 km swim from Acacia Bay to Three Mile Bay?

Afterwards, rest your weary muscles in the stunning mineral waters at Taupo Hot Springs.

Beyond the Barricade -Musical event
Wednesday, 16 May, 2018 - 19:30

Back by popular demand, Beyond the Barricade is coming to Taupo on Wednesday the 16th of May 2018

The queen of England in a floral hat
Monday, 4 June, 2018 (All day)

June the 4th may not really be the Queen’s birthday but that doesn’t mean most of us have to be at work that day. What could be a better way to relax than bringing the family to Taupo for a weekend at Taupo DeBretts. Choose from a variety of rooms or go with the kiwi classic, camping out. We have sites and rooms to suit everyone.