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Top Picks for Families at Festival

The Queenstown Winter Festival is full of exciting events and activities that celebrate the start of the winter season and what a great place Queenstown is to live in and visit. Whether it be gazing at the fizzing fireworks Friday night or whizzing around the Queenstown Village Ice Rink, there’s something for everybody! To give you a head start on planning your Winter Festival family experience, here are some events that will cater to anyone wild and young at heart!

Please download the full pdf of events here

Check out some of the Family events below - please see the PDF above for all family events.

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22-25 Jun

Festival Hub

Come join in the action or relax at our Festival Hub - there's something for everybody.

22 Jun

Anika Moa’s Songs for Bubbas

SOLD OUT! The amazing Anika Moa will be playing at the Songs for Bubbas concert, with songs that will have children dancing with delight!

22 Jun

Queenstown Winter Festival Welcome

23 Jun

Real Journeys Friday Night Party & Fireworks

Keep your Festival going with a bang at the Friday Night Party & Fireworks!

24 Jun

iHeartRadio Day on the Bay

What a day on the bay! Come down for the hilarity and craziness of the iHeartRadio Day on the Bay!

24 Jun

Mitre 10 Mega Easy as Kids Workshops

Give your kids a head start on their DIY careers at the Mitre 10 MEGA Marquee.

25 Jun

Auckland Airport Carnival

The Auckland Airport Carnival is the Winter Festival finale and is all about celebrating Queenstown and the diverse communities that live here.