2023 Events Calendar

Throughout the year we find many reasons to celebrate and have fun, and there's always plenty to do and see on Rarotonga and in the Pa Enua (Outer Islands). We have gathered a list of the main events that happen throughout the year, every month, to help with planning your next holiday.

Dates are tentative and may be subject to change without notice. For more information or for confirmed dates for each event, contact us at: [email protected]

JANUARY
Cook Islands Rugby League 9s Cook Islands Beach Games
FEBRUARY
BSP Team Triathlon | Cook Islands Triathlon
MARCH
Te Mire Atu BSP Women's Triathlon | Cook Islands Triathlon Aitutaki Marathon Pursuit in Paradise
APRIL
Korero Maori Speech Competition Rarotonga Schools Festival Te Mire Ura
MAY
Air New Zealand Rarotonga Triathlon Festival Te Mire Atu - Dancer of the Year Competition
JUNE
National Strings Competition Tangi Kaara - Cultural Drumming Competition Raro Fire & Food Festival
JULY
BSP 100k Cycle Race | Cook Islands Triathlon Te Maeva Nui - Constitution Celebrations
AUGUST
Te Maeva Nui - Constitution Celebrations The Aitutaki Liftoff
SEPTEMBER
Round Rarotonga Road Race
OCTOBER
Cook Islands Squash Open
NOVEMBER
Raro Rugby 7s Te Mire Tiare Motu2Motu Aitutaki
DECEMBER
BSP Netball in Paradise Tropical Christmas Santa Parade Christmas in the Park