Waitomo Caves entranceway

Matariki Evening Event

10 July 2021 | 5:30pm-8:30pm | 39 Waitomo Village Road

Head underground into the majestic Waitomo Glowworm Caves for a special one-night-only evening of music and dining to celebrate Matariki. After being welcomed into the caves with traditional waiata and karakia, the main concert begins. Be treated to the sounds of a local singers and musicians in the stunning setting of ‘the cathedral’, famous for its acoustics.

Following the performance, embark on a one-of-kind tour through the glowworm caves at night, and finish your evening with a delicious meal of boil-up, fried bread, steamed pudding and kawakawa tea – a special menu that pays tribute to Maori culture and the Waitomo area.

Tickets are just $99 for adults, $77 for children and $340 for a family, and can be purchased by calling 0800 456 922, or choosing the 5:30pm event here.