Wanaka A&P Show Fast Facts

The Wanaka A&P Show is an iconic community event for Wanaka and the Southern Lakes that has grown into an event of national significance. 


What: The Wanaka A&P Show

When: Second weekend in March, every year on the Friday and Saturday from 8am – 5pm

Where: Wanaka A&P Showgrounds, corner Ardmore and McDougall Streets

Attendees: 35,000 over two days


Digital Reach: Approximately 20,000 via social media over Show weekend

Cost: $15 per day, $25 for a two-day pass. Children 13 – 17 years $5. Children 12 & under Free

History: Established by the Upper Clutha A&P Society in 1933, for the benefit of the Wanaka Community