Kaikoura's premier festival featuring wine and food from the region, Seafest is an annual celebration of the abundance of the ocean and all it represents for the Kaikoura region.The festival is a taste, sight & sound extravaganza for those who enjoy good food, good company and a good time. An impressive variety of products offered, presented in wonderfully creative ways -  enjoyed with continuous live entertainment throughout the day. The fine food, wines, and beverages featured are predominantly from the local Kaikoura, Marlborough and North Canterbury regions.

Started in 1995, Seafest is held on the first Saturday of October each year. The festival is to be held on
SATURDAY 1st October 2016. 

Seafest is held at the Takahanga Domain, situated on the Esplanade, Kaikoura. The domain is central to town, providing good access to amenities  and plenty of room for expansion.

Although the festival itself is a one day event, the days surrounding are full of extra fun activities.
The Big Top Bash - Friday 30th September 2016 7.30pm - 12am


OR contact:

  • Kaikoura Seafest
  • Ph: + 64 3 319 5641
    Freephone: 0800 4 SEAFEST (0800 4732 337)
  • Fax: + 64 3 319 6819
  • Westend, KAIKOURA
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