NZDRA Drag Racing Central Nationals
9 Dec 2017 (Sat) - 10 Dec 2017 (Sun)
The 2017 Central Nationals are to be held in Masterton.
It will be a great weekend of Drag Racing at the NZDRA Central Nationals, head along and enjoy a great weekend fulled with speed, noise and rubber.
6 Jan 2018 (Sat) - 7 Jan 2018 (Sun)
Take part in a nostalgic drag racing weekend.
A weekend dedicated to race cars, bikes and hot rods from a bygone era with Drag Racing and a whole lot more.
Masterton Motorplex is just 20mins from Greyfriars.
Wairarapa Country Music Festival 2018
12 Jan 2018 (Fri) - 14 Jan 2018 (Sun)
The hugely popular 3 day Wairarapa Country Music Festival is an annual event held at the picturesque Tauherenikau Racecourse, Featherston.
The festival is a great chance to see the line-up of well-known and emerging country music stars performing over the weekend including the Saturday night spectacular featuring Jody Direen, Cooper's Run and all time favourite Gerry Lee.
The festival is lots of fun for the whole family, come and enjoy local wine and food for sale at the grounds.
Vintage Machinery Harvest Rally 2018
3 Feb 2018 (Sat) - 4 Feb 2018 (Sun)
A & P Showgrounds Caterton
The Wairarapa Vintage Machinery Harvest Rally 2018 will a great country day out for the whole family. It's on February 3 & 4, Waitangi Weekend.
See rare, private collections of old come to life in farming demonstrations and get up close to machines restored to original working condition by hand.One of the highlights will be the harvesting of a specially planted wheat field. The harvesting, threshing and milling process will all be done by vintage machinery - a sight well worth seeing. The resulting flour will be sold and some turned into baked goods by a local bakery.
It only happens every 4 years, so don't miss out on this fun weekend.
Auckland Invasion Masterton Motorplex
17 Feb 2018 (Sat) - 18 Feb 2018 (Sun)
A car fanatic or curious newbie?
Head to the Masterton Motorplex and enjoy a fantastic weekend of drag racing, as part of the IHRANZ point series.
Wairarapa Wine Harvest Festival 2018
10 Mar 2018 (Sat)
The Cliffs, East Taratahi
Wine, food & entertainment - the Harvest Festival is fast becoming recognized as a high quality, annual event not to be missed.
Vineyards pair up with regional restaurants and produce outstanding local festival dishes. You can sample wines from not only the larger, better known wineries but also from some of the smaller boutique wineries in the region. You'll even get the opportunity to meet the wine makers from the vineyards involved. Festival goers can relax under the old trees listening to live music.
It is a fantastic day out, take advantage of the shuttles that run from Greytown to the event or take your own car, it's only 20 mins away from us at Greyfriars.