What's On

Things to do in Kāpiti

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Kāpiti Arts Trail

Immerse yourself in arts and culture on the lively Kāpiti Coast! The mission of our flagship art event, the Kāpiti Arts Trail, is to celebrate the arts on the Coast. The Arts Trail provides a platform for established and emerging artists for participation and opportunity to engage with visiting public and the local community. The Arts Trail runs over two weekends. The 2018 dates are 27/28 October 2018 and 3/4 November 2018.

Heritage Trail

The Kāpiti Coast has a rich and colourful history that predates the 1820’s.

Our cycleways, walkways and bridleways

Our district has a great network of cycling, walking and bridleway trails that are safe and accessible for people of all ages and levels of fitness. The options are endless and it's a great way to get out and enjoy the scenery of the Coast with family...


There are a number of markets held at different times throughout the Kāpiti Coast. Some will be looking for exhibitors and all will be welcoming visitors!