Freeze Ya Bits Off Busking
Every year at Queen’s Birthday weekend, buskers take to the streets of Gore for literally the coolest busking competition in New Zealand.
Gore District Community Awards
The Gore District Community Awards are held every second year to celebrate the achievements and commitment of those living in the wider Gore District.
Gore Youth Awards
Organised by the youth of Gore, for the youth of Gore, we celebrate those not typically recognised by mainstream award ceremonies.
Hokonui Culture Feast
Join us as we celebrate the diversity of community using the international language of food.
See the Gore Gardens transform as we illuminate them with a sparkling light display for Matariki, the Māori New Year!
On the Fly Mataura River Festival
On the Fly is a celebration of our status as the World Capital of Brown Trout Fishing and all things to do with the Mataura River.
Christmas Carnival & Santa Parade
Gore's Main Street is lined by the young and young at heart as the community comes together to celebrate the festive season.
Tips on planning an event
Here's some things you need to think about if you are planning an event or fundraiser.