There are lots of events that happen throughout the year including cultural and sporting events. Some of the most popular events that our visitors plan their holidays around include:
Te Maeva Nui - national celebrations around the annual Constitution Day of the Cook Islands on August 4th, showcasing the biggest and best collection of cultural performances in the Cook Islands, as well as a float parade and other community events.
Round Rarotonga Road Race - an annual running event in September, with the main event being a 31km road race around Rarotonga.
BSP Pursuit in Paradise Aitutaki Marathon 2023 - the event will be held on the stunning island of Aitutaki.
BSP Netball In Paradise 2022 - held annually in Rarotonga at the Arorangi Sports Federation Club with international and local based teams participating. Next tournament will be held 02-08 December 2022
Rarotonga Amateur Golf Open - an annual event on Rarotonga and is a World Amateur Golf Ranking Tournament.
Cook Islands Squash Open Tournament - is a fast paced, fun and memorable event for players of all ages and grades.
Oldies Rugby Festival - Its never too early to dust off the old boots and plan your visit to the Cook Islands to be part of the famous Cook Islands Oldies Rugby Mini Festival on Rarotonga!
Tip: check out Destination Management Cook Islands for information on the latest events.