What's on

Find out what’s on in Christchurch, from free events to art exhibitions, festivals to live comedy, you’ll find it all here.

Featured Events

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13 Oct 2019, 20 Oct 2019

Sit back in the magnificent new art house cinema at the Arts Centre and enjoy an hour of carefully curated heritage movie clips selected from the archives.

13 Oct 2019

Explore the restored interior of Knox Church and view the stained glass window. Appreciate the acoustics of the rebuilt church as you encounter the Knox Singers rehearsing the Messiah as Handel originally intended it.

13 Oct 2019

Join local historian Richard Greenaway on a tour of the historic grave sites of Canterbury citizens.

13 Oct 2019, 27 Oct 2019

Walk from historic St John's Church and graveyard through the Hororata Domain and the main street of Hororata to the Hororata Museum and Cotons' Cottage where refreshments are available.

13 Oct 2019, 10 Nov 2019, 8 Dec 2019

A start-up market selling Dutch groceries and fresh Dutch food.

14 Oct 2019, 16 Oct 2019, 19 Oct 2019

A special opportunity for small tours to see Christ Church Cathedral from inside the construction fences.

14 Oct 2019, 16 Oct 2019, 18 Oct 2019

The Family History Society will open its doors on three extra occasions during the Heritage Festival to help the public with their family history inquiries.

14 Oct 2019

Featuring a violin duo by Schnittke, a duo with piano by Shostakovich, Elegie by Saint-Saëns, and some wonderful original piano compositions by our very own Rosemary Stott.

14 Oct 2019 to 27 Oct 2019

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora present a free public exhibition featuring 23 stunning black and white architectural images of 1960's and 1970's Christchurch.

15 Oct 2019

Legendary Irish comedian Dylan Moran is returning to New Zealand with a brand-new show Dr. Cosmos.