Public Events at the Awapuni Function Centre

Parent & Child Expo

Sunday 20th October 2019

The Palmy Parent & Child Expo is back for 2019!

A great event for the whole family! Local businesses come together to showcase their products and services to local families. 
Fantastic exhibitors and stalls, bouncy castles for the kids, face painting, activities, food trucks, sausage sizzle, giveaways and more.

October 20th - 10am - 3pm $2 entry per person and under 16s free

Magic of Christmas Night Market

Tuesday 3rd -Wednesday 4th December 2019


Bringing together, for two days, the best bricks & mortar, online and at home businesses for your shopping pleasure, all set within a magical Christmas environment at Awapuni Racecourse, Palmerston North. 

Whether its shopping for gifts, relaxing with friends or simply sitting back and soaking up the atmosphere, the Magic of Christmas Night Market is the place to be to prepare for the "big day" in a relaxed and beautiful environment!

  • Over 170 stallholders
  • Live Music and Christmas carols
  • Gift wrap service and supply store
  • Bubbly & Dessert Bar
  • Food truck dining
  • Plus much more

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