Read through our list of popular attractions and things to do in Rotorua.

Located in a park like setting on the edge of Rotorua’s Arawa Racecourse, Rydges Rotorua boasts panoramic views across the city to Lake Rotorua and Mokoia Island. The hotel is central to many of Rotorua’s famous attractions and activities. It is also within easy walking distance of the Central Business District, Rotorua Convention Centre and Whakarewarewa geysers.

Upcoming events in Rotorua

1 Jan, 2013 - 1 Jan, 2019

Happy Hour In The Mezz Bar

Every Night from 5.00pm to 7.00pm We offer great discounted...

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Rotorua Night Market
1 Jan, 2018 - 1 Jan, 2019

Rotorua Night Market

The Rotorua Night Market is a family friendly must do event, popular...

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Ice Skate Tour
21 Feb - 25 Feb, 2018

Ice Skate Tour

Be prepared for a cool but not cold ice skating...

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100% Flavour Aotearoa Cuban Festival 2018
23 Feb - 25 Feb, 2018

100% Flavour Aotearoa Cuban Festival 2018

This 100% Cuban festival held in Rotorua, New Zealand, has...

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Copthorne Rotorua Off Road Half Marathon
4 Mar - 5 Mar, 2018

Copthorne Rotorua Off Road Half Marathon

The Copthorne Off-Road Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, 5km event and...

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NZO Moonride
10 Mar - 11 Mar, 2018

NZO Moonride

The iconic Moonride will be held at the Waipa Mountain...

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19 Mar - 25 Mar, 2018

Crankworx 2018

The defining celebration of world-class mountain biking, Crankworx Rotorua is...

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Melt Chocolate Festival
30 Mar - 2 Apr, 2018

Melt Chocolate Festival

The inaugural Melt, Festival of Chocolate will be held this...

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The Extravaganza Fair
21 Apr - 22 Apr, 2018

The Extravaganza Fair

Roll up. Roll up. Roll up! Welcome to Season 3...

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