Marton Harvest Festival celebrates our heritage, culture and identity as a rural New Zealand town. It's a day to embrace summer's harvest, let our hair down, picnic together, enjoy music and find all the gifts we need for the family and treats we want for ourselves.
Gumboot Day showcases the best of Rangitikei rural life and hospitality. A fun day out for the family featuring gumboot throwing and all manner of gumboot events and activities plus craft and food markets, all acompanied by live music.
Take a journey through the creative heart of the greater Rangitikei. Art 4 Arts Sake exhibition features Rangitikei, Whanganui and Manawatu artists as well as art from local schools.
Inspired by world famous art forger and Mangaweka son Karl Sim (aka C F Goldie), Fakes and Forgeries is an art competition with a twist. No totally original artworks please! In the spirit of the master, entries should be replicas, copies with a twist, or be inspired by or in the style of a well-known artist or artwork.