The New Zealand Cider Festival is a family-friendly event. Under 18s are free when accompanied by a paying adult.
You must be over 18 to consume alcohol and legal photo identification may be required.

Sponsors

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The NZ Cider Festival has received sponsorship funding for this year’s event from the Nelson Events Marketing & Development Programme, which is funded by the Nelson City Council. The Programme’s objective is to stimulate Nelson City’s economy in the shoulder and off seasons by bringing new spending through visitors coming to Nelson for distinct events.

Location

Founder's Heritage Park

87 Atawhai Drive, The Wood,

Nelson, New Zealand

Contact us

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Founders Park, Nelson

The New Zealand Cider Festival is back for 2019

The New Zealand Cider Festival is back for its fourth year on Saturday, November 16th in Nelson at Founder's Heritage Park, hot on the heels of a sold-out event in 2018. Proving that the popularity of Cider is on trend and worthy of its own dedicated Festival celebrating the diversity of this tasty and versatile beverage.

Festival: 16th November 2019

Venue: Founder’s Heritage Park, Nelson, New Zealand

General Tickets: $35.00 + booking fee

Under 18's free when accompanied by a paying adult

Keen to get involved?

If you think you would make a great volunteer, we would love to hear from you!

 
CIDER FESTIVAL GLASSES

On arrival, all ticket holders will receive a NZ Cider Festival souvenir glass for use throughout the day 

KNOW YOUR LIMIT

As part of our responsible drinking policy, we are pleased to provide you with the ready reckoner so you can work out how much alcohol you are consuming

ENTRY INTO THE FESTIVAL

Upon entry your ticket will be scanned, this can either be a paper ticket or you can show your digital ticket on your phone (no photo's accepted)

GETTING TO/FROM
THE FESTIVAL

Choose one of the following safe transport options to get to and from the NZ Cider Festival

PAYMENT OPTIONS

EFTPOS and credit card payment will be available at the festival, as well as limited cash facilities

ZERO-WASTE EVENT

The NZ Cider Festival is a
zero-waste event. Recycling and compost bins are located at many places around
Founders Park

KEEP HYDRATED & BE SUN SAFE

Remember to keep sun-safe, drink plenty of water, slap on that sunscreen

BEER & WINR AVAILABLE

Sprig and Fern are serving their beer and Blackenbrook wine will be available

PHOTOGRAPHY

Entry to the event automatically grants permission to official event photographers to take event photographs that may feature the image of the attendee

GOOD TO KNOW

  • You may bring a picnic chair or blanket, in fact, this is encouraged!

  • Sorry, no pets! Only registered service dogs

  • Please do not bring any food or drink with you, there is lots of water on-site and food to purchase.

  • Security will be checking bags.

  • Missing children: please take to the Windmill.

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