Events

October

October School Holidays: 2nd of October to 13th of October - 10am to 4.30pm 

Children - $5, Adults - $10, Family - $25 (2 adults & 3 children), under 5's are free.
Drop-in activities are on Monday to Friday from 10.30am to 3.30pm. Trams are running every day.
Come and enjoy an affordable, fun day out during the holidays.

Biscuit baking   Drop in activity Wash tub 

 

Dog's Day Out - The Breeze Walking Festival

Saturday the 14th of October - 10:30am - 1:30pm

 

Dog's Day Out Poster

Heritage Week - 13th - 23rd of October

Games from the Past

Friday the 13th of October: 10.30am to 3pm

The prices in the Beca Heritage Week Brochure are incorrect.
The prices have been reduced.

$25 - Family Pass (2 Adults & 3 children), $10 - Adult, $5 - Child,
Senior/Student - $7.50, Under 5's are Free.

Street Scene at Ferrymead Heritage Park

On the last day of the October school holidays come along to a 
Special Day of celebrating children's play from the past. Take part
in schoolyard and picnic games that your grandparents played.

 
Pipe Organ Concert at Ferrymead Heritage Park

Sunday the 15th of October: 11am and 1pm.

Pipe Organ

Enjoy an hour long concert of pipe organ music on New Zealand's smallest pipe organ.
After the concert you have complimentary entry into the rest of Ferrymead Heritage Park,
including a ride on the tram.

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Cinema Scenes of Canterbury: 1890 - 1950

Monday the 16th of October to Friday the 20th of October: 2pm to 3pm.

Canterbury Anniversary 1950

Enjoy a Magic Lantern glass slide show, in the old time Cinema at Ferrymead Heritage Park.
You will see various glass slides of Christchurch and Canterbury from 1890 to 1918.
This will be followed by a screening of a documentary that was made in 1950 to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Founding of Canterbury.
See how many scenes you remember from earlier days.
After the movie you are welcome to explore the rest of Ferrymead Heritage Park.

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 Heritage week Logo 2017         

Extravaganza

 Labour Weekend - Sunday the 22nd and Monday the 23rd
 Extravaganza Poster 2017

Freakshow - FearNZ

Friday & Saturday - Oct 27th, 28th, Nov 3rd, 4th
8.30pm to 11.30pm

Freakshow

 

Halloween Trick or Treat Family Fun Day - FearNZ

Halloween Trick or Treat

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November

Toddler Thursday: 2nd of November - 10 am to 3 pm

Come and enjoy a fun day out with your little ones.
Have a ride on "Thomas the Tank Engine's" Cousin, as well as trams and ponies.

Join the Christchurch City Libraries team for train and transport themed stories, music, movement and rhymes!

Electric unit Library Stories Ponies2Go

 

November Steam Sunday: 5th of November - 10am to 4.30pm

 

 December

December Steam Sunday: 3rd of December - 10am to 4.30pm