What's On


The Event Program & Map - Is still being finalised at the moment, however in order to keep you up to date with what's planned for the day the draft programme is available here:

Saturday 19th January - Draft Programme

Market Stalls

The 14th Annual Picton Maritime Festival will be held on, Saturday 19th January 2019 and we are expecting a bumper turnout of food and market stalls once again!

Please email your application to pictonmf2005@gmail.com or post to Picton Maritime Festival c/- 7 Taranaki Street, Picton, 7220. Applications will be acknowledged and confirmed via email. IMPORTANT: Stall holders must comply with all the rules & criteria as outlined on our Market Rules & Information Sheet.

Market Rules & Information

Stall Application Form

Raft Races - Mussel Float, Build your Own, Build a Boat (on the day)

All entries free

Get a team of four together and race one of our rafts or build your own. Last team floating / first across the line wins!.

Pre-Registration Essential

Entry Form

Information Poster

Other On Water Activities

Also on the water will be free Dragon Boat Rides, Clinker Boat Rides and Dory Boat Rides.

Static Displays

There are a number of displays of a Whale Chaser, the Coastguard, Rarangi Surf Lifesavers and the Fire Brigade.

Bouncy Castles

Once again we will have a number of different Bouncy Castles and Slides to entertain the young ones.  Still only $5 for all day access to all rides!

Treasure Island

We are still working on the exciting activities at this year's Treasure Island, what's on will be confirmed by the week beginning 7th January 2019.

Fireworks Extravaganza

Something not to be missed!

This event would not be possible without the support of our wonderful sponsors