Night Market


Bringing together, for two days, the best bricks & mortar, online and at home businesses for your shopping pleasure, all set within a magical Christmas environment at Awapuni Racecourse, Palmerston North. 

Whether its shopping for gifts, relaxing with friends or simply sitting back and soaking up the atmosphere, the Magic of Christmas Night Market is the place to be to prepare for the "big day" in a relaxed and beautiful environment!

  • Over 170 stallholders

  • Live Music and Christmas carols

  • Gift wrap service and supply store

  • Bubbly & Dessert Bar

  • Food truck dining

  • Plus much more

When and where

Date: Tuesday 3 & Wednesday 4 December 2019

Time: 3:00pm – 10:00pm

$6 Entry Fee

NB: door sales available | 16 & under free

Location: Awapuni Racecourse, Racecourse Rd (off Maxwells Line), Palmerston North



Parking: Plenty of all Day, Free Car Parking available for all attendees!

Cash Out:  An EFT POS cash out facility will be located in the Main Foyer on the Ground Floor.  We still recommend you bring cash if possible as queues can be long and cash can be depleted by the end of the night!!!!

Toilets:  Toilet facilities, including disabled, are located indoor on both levels of the Main Building

Venue Access:  Awapuni Racecourse is Pram & Wheelchair friendly!  The event takes place both indoors and out, spread across the grounds surrounding the Awapuni Function Centre and over two levels within.  Ramp and Lift access across the venue allows all vendors to be reached by all attendees.

Dogs:  No dogs are permitted – with the exception of mobility / guide dogs


Food and drink

Food Truck Dining:   Alfresco dining at its finest!!! Tantalize your taste buds and eat your fill from the delicious range of food and refreshments from an array of vendors. 

Dessert & Bubbly Bar:  Gorgeous indoor dessert bar, with all your favorite sweet treats, mulled wine, bubbly and live music!!!

Coffee: The wonderful teams from Ebony Coffee Roastery will be working their magic, ensuring your caffeine fix is never far from reach!