Event Calendar

Blossom Event Calendar 2017 To see all the events and activities on offer,
with information, times, locations and 
a detailed map;

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Supporting Events

The Supporting Events help to provide depth to the Festival, complementing the main events and catering to many different interests.


  • Blossom Festival Canoe & Kayak Regional Teams Polo Tournament
    Central Otago White Water (COW)

    Molyneaux Aquatic Centre, Alexandra
    Sat 23rd Sept, 2pm onwards for spectators
    Free spectator entry
    George Collier - 027 435 4340
  • Blossom Festival Kayak Slalom
    Central Otago White Water (COW)

    Novice and beginners slalom competition
    Sun 24th Sept, 9am briefing
    at the Manuherekia river below the shaky bridge
    free spectators
    Gordon Rayner - 03 448 9054
  • Alexandra Library
    Blossom Festival Book Sale

    Alexandra Public Library
    43 Tarbert Street, Alexandra
    Sat 23rd Sept to Sat 7th Oct
    Free Entry
    Hrs Mon-Fri 10am-5pm
    & Sat 10am-1pm
    Gaye Anderson 03 448 9412
  • Otago Chamber of Commerce
    Annual Golf Tournament

    Alexandra Golf Club
    Clyde - Alexandra Road
    Fri 22nd Sept - All day
    $200+gst Team, $400+gst Hole Sponsor
    Sarah Rickerby 03 479 0181
  • Manhattan Short Film Festival
    International Film Festival

    Central Cinema
    7pm Sat 7th & 4pm Sun 8th Oct
    Adults $15
    Members $13
    Child $10
    Bookings 03 448 7850
  • Senior Blossom Festival Queen
    Alexandra District Club Centennial Avenue
    Mon 19th Sept, from 2pm
    Pre-sold tickets $15
  • NZ Merino Shears
    Molyneaux Stadium
    Fri 6th and Sat 7th October
  • Blossom Festival Church Service
    Alexandra Elim Church
    All Welcome
  • Alexandra Golf Club Ladies
    Blossom Festival Tournament

    Alexandra Golf Club
    Wed 27th Sept, Tee off  - 11am
    Entry fee $20
  • Norco Linger and Die MTB Race Series
    Contact Energy Down Hill
    Sat 9th Sept, 9am 
    ​Clyde Lookout 
    Monteith’s Alexandra Enduro 
    Sun 10th Sept, 9am 
    Clyde Lookout
    Ferris Road Brewery Cross Country 
    Sun 24th Sept, 9am
    Shaky Bridge
  • CO Arts Society
    Thurs 20th Sept - Sun 1st Oct
  • NZ Plastic Model Championship Display
    NZ’s Top modellers competing for honours all Models on display alongside Minatures and Railway lay outs
    Alexandra Community House, 14-20 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra
    Saturday 23rd 9am-5pm
    Sunday 24th 9am-4pm
    Admission Family $7 Adult $3 Child $1
    Alexandra Community House
    Centennial Avenue
  • Alexandra BMX Blossom Festival Race Meet
    Sun 24th Sept
    Alexandra BMX Track
    Boundary Road
    Tony Nelson 027 02744402