Visitor Info

New Zealand Cup and Show Week is the pivotal event of Christchurch’s Spring Calendar. Running from 10-17 November 2018, the eagerly anticipated annual event celebrates all things racing, fashion, family fun, agricultural innovation and the best of our region’s food and beverage offerings.

Christchurch’s vibrant central city is buzzing with retail and hospitality offerings, urban regeneration, creativity and innovation. Whether you are looking for race or show action, or you just want to enjoy all that Christchurch and the Canterbury region has to offer, New Zealand Cup and Show Week is a must do on your social calendar!

To find out what entertaining, retail and dining experiences are on offer in Christchurch visit Find:Chch – an interactive map of the city, Neat Places for the hippest joints in town or check out the official Christchurch events guide. If you are not staying with family or friends, then visit for accommodation information.