What's On

Discover what's on in Ōtautahi-Christchurch. From free events to art exhibitions, festivals to live comedy — you'll find it all here.

Listed Events

Sorted by: Date Showing 1 to 10 of 35 for Community & culture

30 May 2020 to 23 May 2022

Experience the Gallery’s collection from the perspective of our place in Te Moana-nui-a-Kiwa, the Pacific Ocean. Full of stories of migration, connection and belonging, this huge new exhibition reflects the connections and tensions that shape us.

1 Jul 2020 to 11 Oct 2020

In Aotearoa New Zealand art, there's no one quite like Louise Henderson. Immerse yourself in the seven-decade career of the French woman who found the freedom to be herself in Ōtautahi Christchurch and became a pioneer of modernist abstraction.

1 Aug 2020 to 1 Nov 2020

Dane Mitchell’s Post Hoc conjures up the ghosts of our past, recalling millions of vanished, extinct and obsolete things.

24 Aug 2020 to 2 Oct 2020

Kia hiwa rā tauira students in years 1 to 13! We want to see you put together a 3 minute video illustrating Antarctica from a new perspective. Show us why the frozen continent is special to you.

14 Sep 2020 to 11 Oct 2020

Follow the map and go on a fun taonga hunt around Ōtautahi. Pick up your booklet and start your journey.

21 Sep 2020 to 28 Sep 2020, 21 Oct 2020 to 28 Oct 2020, 21 Nov 2020 to 28 Oct 2020, 21 Dec 2020 to 28 Dec 2020

Run, walk, mountain bike, road bike or swim each month between the 21st and 28th of the month, submit your time and see your results compared to others.

26 Sep 2020 to 10 Oct 2020

Covid-19 update: due to the extension of Level 2 and required changes to its schedule, The Court Theatre has made the difficult decision to cancel Two Worlds.

29 Sep 2020

Help the fairies move to a new village in Bottle Lake Forest!

3 Oct 2020 to 14 Nov 2020

SCAPE is back for another season!

3 Oct 2020

Bring along your broken items for free fix-it advice, plus tips on home maintenance and woodwork.