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
Highlands Motorsport Park, Corner SH6 and Sandflat Road Cromwell
A weekend of full on high adrenaline action with big name drivers in high performance race cars all converging on New Zealand’s most sensational international standard race facility!
Milford Galleries Queenstown, 9A Earl Street Queenstown
In Centre Stage, Elizabeth Rees has once more made the character the main point of focus, both visually and metaphorically. Re-visiting themes she first explored in the early 1990s, Rees looks at the dichotomy of our public and private worlds, and the masks we assume for each of them.
The Spire Hotel, 3-5 Church Lane Queenstown
Join us for a glamorous cocktail evening at The Spire Hotel - your ticket to a night of decadence and excess. Featuring No5 signature Espresso and Rouge Gin Martinis and Champagne by Moet & Chandon.
Arrowtown, Arrowtown Arrowtown
This year is going to be bigger than ever. The intention is to finish on the gravel in Butlers Green with a party style finish area including marquees, kids entertainment and podium. This means changes to the course are planned.
Milbrook Resort Arrowtown, Milbrook Resort Arrowtown
A new international running festival incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 3km kids run options. Set between the backdrop of the world renowned Crown and Remarkable mountain ranges.