Carterton Daffodil Festival
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About the event
Come visit us for an expo special! Located in the heart of the Wairarapa, Carterton’s popular Festival offers an abundance of activities ranging from the famous Daffodil picking at Middlerun, Street Markets, Horse Drawn Surrey Rides, the Big Wai Art Sale in the Events Centre and loads more.
What is now for many a time-honoured tradition, the festival includes the of picking daffodils at Middle Run, a historic property at Gladstone. There will be FREE buses throughout the day starting at 10am from Broadway Street, to shuttle people to and from Middlerun. A small fee is charged to pick the daffodils with all proceeds going to the local charities Plunket and St John.
The festival’s Street Markets boasts dozens of stalls featuring local arts & crafts, yummy treats, children’s rides and live entertainment.