NZ Spirit Festivals

Updated as information comes to hand
2021 Gindulgence Events yet to come:


Saturday July 31st or July 10th 2021
Venue – Ngaio Marsh Theatre – Haere roa
University of Canterbury (just across the road from Ilam Homestead)
It’s an indoor venue with beautiful outlook, lots of light and a flow to outdoors.
2 days
1,000 people each day (hopefully)
17 Exhibitors

New Plymouth

Saturday August 28th
Pukekura Function Centre
La Mer Room
One day
2 sessions 11am – 3pm and 4pm – 8pm
400 people each session
8 exhibitors

Palmerston North

Nov 20th
Central Energy Trust Arena
One day


Dec 18th
Trafalgar Centre
One day
2 sessions


Nov 6th/7th 2021
Abbeville Estate

Confirmed 2022 Gindulgence dates:


Jan 29th/30th 2022
Frank Kitts Park


Feb 19th 2022
McNulty House
One day event


March 12th/13th 2022
Ilam Homestead


April 2nd/3rd 2022
Abbeville Estate

Tauranga March 4th/5th , 2022
Cambridge Nov 27th, 2021

Blenheim Sept 4th, 2021
Tai Tapu Oct 30th, 2021
Dunedin Feb 26th , 2022

Held on the fourth Saturday of January every year, at different hosting distilleries.

2022: – Hosted by National Distillery Co
Napier 23 January 2021

2022: – Hosted by BeGin Distilling
New Plymouth 22 January 2022

No date for 2021/22 as yet

2 day festival/ Christchurch Town Hall

Contact Whisky Galore
p: +64 3 377 6824

Gin & Fin

(no website yet)

Run for the first time in 2020
The next event will include another four gin distilleries and more seafood offerings.

Gin & Fin – Event Brief 2021

Gin & Fin – Event Poster 2021


Spring Gin Festival

Sat Oct 16, 2021

Mona Vale Homestead and Gardens

Spring Gin Festival

Whanganui On the Rocks

Sat Oct 23, 2021

Whanganui War Memorial Centre

Whanganui On the Rocks

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