What’s On

We’re thrilled to be able to welcome you to Novotel so that you come and enjoy experiences of a lifetime.

Luma (31st May – 3rd of June 2024)

Starting with LUMA in early June, you’ll get the chance to witness an incredible visual spectacle for you and your family to cherish. It features installations and performances from some of the most creative people ever to come to Queenstown.

Mardi Gras (30th June 2024)

Towards the end of June, there’s the famous Mardi Gras festival. Imagine incredible music, amongst a truly remarkable setting of snowy mountains. With plenty of shuttle buses to take you to and from the action, you’ll have the time of your life with your friends.

NZ Mountain Film Festival (Dates TBA for 2024)

In July, Queenstown will host the NZ Mountain Film Festival. Where you can listen to speakers, watch a range of films, take part in workshops and learn from some of the inspirational adventurers in New Zealand.

Winter Pride (23rd of August – 1st of September 2024)

If that’s not enough to get your heart-racing, then from late August to early September there’s the colourful celebration of love that is Winter Pride. A series of events to recognize the work of activists that have paved the way for those in the LGBTQ+ communities to live without discrimination.

Snow Machine 2nd – 8th September 2024

Finally, in early September there is the Snow Machine festival, which combines the typical fun of a music festival with adrenaline fueled thrills of skiing holiday. It’s the coolest way to enjoy snow while you get the most out of everything Queenstown has to offer.

Queenstown Christmas Lunch & Dinner 2024

Queenstown Christmas Lunch & Dinner 2024

Indulge in the ultimate Christmas buffet Lunch or Dinner celebration. Get into the holiday spirit and treat yourself…

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LUMA

LUMA

LUMA Southern Light Project LUMA Southern Light Project is an arts, performance and sensory event designed to connect…

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Winter Pride 2024

Winter Pride 2024

Winter Pride is set to include parties, charity runs, parades, talent shows, quizzes and comedy. With a mix…

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NZ Film Festival

NZ Film Festival

The festival in Queenstown dates to be announced in May. It also includes multiple competitions that attract entries…

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Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras

The team at Audiology are thrilled to announce the return of NZ’s hottest winter festival. In the words…

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