The event for this year has come to a close. Be sure to return closer to the time for a fresh lineup!

In the meantime, why not explore the 'Events in Southland - Your Back Yard Events Calendar'?

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Are you having a stay-cation in Southland this summer?

With the festive season just around the corner, there are many exciting opportunities to get family and friends along to an array of events across the region. As December draws to a close and we bring in the new year, what better way to spend the sunny days than at festivals, markets, sport matches and more. 

Before heading along to any event, ensure you check the individual event's website for any updates and operating hours. 

The below shows the remaining events taking place during the festive season.

Shortlisted events and experiences

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