Heritage Week is held each year in October to celebrate the rich heritage of Christchurch and Banks Peninsula.

Heritage Week 2017

Beca Heritage Week is returning from 13 to 23 October 2017.

Heritage Week is an umbrella festival that brings together many community events and activities to help us celebrate and learn about Christchurch's history, events, places and pastimes.

Plains, Port Hills & Peninsula – Finding our Way 

The theme for Beca Heritage Week 2017 reflects this year’s anniversaries which offer the chance to explore and celebrate the cultural and physical development of our district and the pursuit of leisure activities in a unique landscape, defined by Plains, Port Hills and Peninsula.

Do you have a great idea for a Beca Heritage Week event?

We're calling out to all community groups, businesses and individuals who want to be hold events during the festival. On Monday 8 May, join us as we discuss this years theme and answer any questions you may have about being involved.

When: Monday 8 May, 5.30 to 6.30pm.

Where: Christchurch City Council Civic Building, 53 Hereford Street, Christchurch (enter from Hereford Street).

If you are unable to attend the meeting, please check back on this page for updated application information.

Any enquiries please email heritage@ccc.govt.nz.