Light Up Hikurangi

Event date: Friday, 28 June 2024 | 04:30 PM to 07:30 PM

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Join us as we light up the Village to celebrate the beginning of Matariki!

In the War Memorial Hall from 4:00pm to 7:00pm there will be plenty of stalls including local growers, arts, crafts, and a sausage sizzle to raise funds for the Hikurangi School playground.

There will also be performances from the Hikurangi School Kapa Haka Roopu & Pacific Island Roopu.

Then at 5:30pm local stores & houses will turn on their lights to light up the Village for the duration of Matariki. Prizes will be announced for houses with the most festive Matariki lighting - 1st Prize $200, 2nd Prize $100 & 3rd Prize $50. 

Most shops and restaurants will stay open late. Plus, there will be karaoke at the pub. 

Accessibility information:  Wheelchair access, accessible parking, accessible toilets, viewing area.


  • Friday, 28 June 2024 | 04:30 PM - 07:30 PM


Hikurangi War Memorial Hall, King Street, Hikurangi, 0114, View Map

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