Carterton Heart of Winter Festival

Carterton Heart of Winter Festival

The 2021 Carterton Heart of Winter Festival has it all, a full 160m2 REAL ice rink, family friendly activities, shows, beer, food, wine, red carpet movie premieres, fairy lights - all that makes Carterton the Heart of the Wairarapa – community, family and fun!

From Friday 9 July to Sunday 18 July, Carterton District Council has pulled out all the stops to find something for pretty much everyone, including great events like Steve Carlin sings with The Rodger Fox Big Band, the Smallest Beer Festival, a Zero Waste Lantern Parade, Asia & Friends Night Market and much more

Check out the full schedule of events or a handy week by week list of events as as part of the combined Carterton Heart of Winter Festival, and Greytown Festival of Christmas.

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