New Zealand's calendar includes art, music, and wine festivals. If you miss the All Blacks rugby season, check out the Super 15 and ITM Cup.
Waitangi Day, New Zealand's national day, commemorates the 1840 signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. Napier's Art Deco Weekend highlights wine, food, and vintage cars. At the weeklong Queenstown Winter Festival ski competitions end with evening entertainment. Information about events can be found at www.newzealand.com.