October 2024

See what is in store this year’s event here!

Find out what’s in store for this year’s event.

at the 2023 Waikato Show

Autumn HomeXpo

A fan favourite feature of the Waikato Show. The Autumn HomeXpo is the place to be for your home and living needs!


Get inspired by quirky stalls set up in Place of Quirks. An interactive space with Waikato businesses and community groups. Did we mention there will be Easter eggs in here?


Grab your running shoes and get ready to play! Let your competitive streak shine watching roller derby and a powerlifting competition. Airsoft, clubs and more to come!

Live Stage

Enjoy a fun and colourful line-up of performances that’s sure to get you dancing.

Good Bites

We have all sorts of tasty cuisine on offer!  Check out the food vendors below.

Local Markets

A great selection of things to try and buy. Find out who’ll be selling at the Show below.

Lego display


A place for the creatives – come see what Hamilton LEGO Group have built and have a go at building bricks yourself. There will also be a photo display by inspiring Waikato photographers.

If you’d like to enter the photography competition, click below.

mahons amusements

Mahons Amusements

Tons of rides to chose from including Teacups, Sizzler, Bouncy Castles, Carnival Games and more! 

silent disco

Silent Disco

It’s time to dance like no one’s watching (or listening!) Get in on the silent disco happening all 3 days of the Show!

Petting Zoo

Caro’s Crazy Critters

Come meet all the animals from the farm including pigs, sheep, calves, goats, pony rides and much more! 

circle of good

Circle of Good 

A live auction to help support charities in the Waikato – join us in being part of the circle of good and see what’s for auction.

Waikato show carnival

Friday night Carnival

Don’t miss the Waikato Show Carnival on Friday March 31st at Claudelands from 5pm-9pm.  Free entry!! (Autumn HomeXPO and all other indoor features of the Waikato Show are not open during the Carnival)

Register your Food Stall!

Are you wanting to showcase and sell your food at the Waikato Show? Register your interest here. 

Register your Market Stall!

Are you wanting to showcase and sell your food at the Waikato Show? Register your interest here. 

our partners

Thank you to our generous partners for supporting our Show.

Hamilton Central Business Association

lion foundation

The Lion Foundation

Pathos Pixels Creative Studio

Home Xpo


H3 Group

the breeze

The Breeze

Public Sound Company

More FM

More FM

Become a Supporter

If you’d like to become a supporter of the Show, we’d love to hear from you. Get in touch!