The annual Waikato Show is the Waikato’s premier showcase for the region. A three day extravaganza of fun events and educational exhibits
update: August 2016 - we now have chariable status! CC53565
The Waikato Show provides a cost-effective method for a broad base of Waikato community entities to make a cohesive approach to our community.
We focus on increased engagement, interaction and participation for anyone that identifies with the Waikato.
Visitors enjoy local and international culture and cuisine, our heritage and the environment are explored, our well-being and unique interests are celebrated, all in one central location.
16,000+ public attendance
350+ exhibitor sites
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The Waikato Show is a community show that brings our diverse Waikato community together in one place, to celebrate what the region has to offer.
We are New Zealand's largest community show, held at Claudelands Events Centre on the first full weekend of April every year. Our 2018 dates are APRIL 6TH/7TH/8TH.
An affordable, fun, engaging day out for the whole family; animals, rides, clubs, performances, the Cultural Village - the list is huge!
~ WAIKATO SHOW 2018 - APRIL 6 - 8 2018 ~