Sunday 9th March – Kaiapoi to Rangiora Fun Run – 9.30am start at Kaiapoi Borough School – It’s the annual fun run/walk. Tickets $10 per adult and $5 per child with all profits to charity. More details here.
Sunday 9th March – Music Event at Iron Ridge Quarry Sculpture Park, Amberley – 11am to 5pm – This sounds like a pleasant day out if the sun is shining and you haven’t checked out the sculpture park before. Enjoy live music ‘sort of country/rock/folk’ they described it as when I called to ask. There’s also local wine and beer on sale, two or three food stalls, a gourmet sausage sizzle and local art on display. Tickets $20 on the gate but if you’re feeling confident about the weather you can pre-buy them here and save yourself $4. Under 16s free.
Sunday 9th March – Baynons Brake, Waimakariri River Regional Park – As part of Parks Week there’s a free BBQ and the chance to have a chat with park rangers. 11am to 1pm.
Sunday 9th March – Kaiapoi Island Trail Bike Area – Also as part of Parks week, as above. This one runs from 1pm to 3pm – free BBQ and chance to meet park rangers.
Full details on Parks Week here.