Discover what’s on in Queenstown
Activities in Queenstown, New Zealand include something for everyone, in every season.
Most Queenstown activities can be experienced all year round in Queenstown, and the region has a fantastic ski and snowboard season from June to early October.
World-renowned for its adventure, Queenstown is home to a huge choice of adrenaline based activities. There are plenty of things to do in Queenstown if you enjoy the great outdoors, superb food and wine, and a more relaxed pace.
Families have lots to choose from on land, lake or in the air, and if you love golf, biking, walking, sailing and fishing you will love Queenstown.
Explore Queenstown by bike
We have all-terrain mountain bikes for hire from our reception. Helmets and water bottles are included. The scenic Frankton Track is immediately below Garden Court and hugs the lake all the way to Frankton - a lovely scenic ride of approximately six kilometers and suitable for all ages.
We can help with ideas, information and even book your activities for you and charge them to your room.
Upcoming Events in Queenstown
Novotel Queenstown Lakeside, Earl St Queenstown
The Edwina Thorne Quartet combines Edwina Thorne on trumpet, the sultry vocals of Dunedin diva Karin Reid, with the sophisticated arrangements of Wellington tenor saxophonist Josh Simon and Nathan Berg on bass for this festival gig.
Millennium Hotel Queenstown, 32 Frankton Rd Queenstown
Queenstown pianist extraordinaire Mark Wilson and American double bassist Dale Gold, first met a few years ago, and had the chance to play through some much-loved jazz standards.
Skycity Queenstown Casino, 16-24 Beach Street Queenstown
The Trevor Coleman Funk collective bring a night of homage to Motown, featuring classics from the repertoires of Stevie Wonder, Sam and Dave, Marvin Gaye and others, interspersed with standards from the fusion jazz repertoire.