Wildfoods Festival F&Q's

When and where is the next Wildfoods Festival going to be?

Wildfoods Festival is always held on the second Saturday of March at Cass Square, in the cool little town of Hokitika!

Saturday 9th March 2019


How much are Wildfoods Festival tickets?

Detailed ticket pricing is available online at Eventfinda NZ
from mid September 2018


What accommodation options are there in town?

There are a range of accommodation options in town including backpackers, motels, hotel, B&Bs and our designated Festival Campgrounds: Sunset Point, Wadeson Island, and Westland High School.

For any accommodation and local attraction enquiries please contact the team at Hokitika i-SITE on 03 755 6166

Where can I find more information on your camping options?

Visit our camping information page!

Is the Wildfoods Festival family friendly?

Yes Wildfoods Festival is a family friendly event with lots of entertainment for kids of all ages.


What food will available for purchase?

We will have over 50 stallholders on site providing a range of Wildfoods.

Something to satisfy everyones taste buds. 

Check out the link to our Stallholders page for more info on what you could be sinking your teeth into!

Are pets allowed at the Festival site?

No, we’re sorry, pets are not allowed. 

What else is going on during Wildfoods Weekend?

Friday night has a band on the beach, the weekend long Markets will be open on Railway Terrace.

The markets bring stallholders from near and far to show off their wares, food vendors to serve up some grub while you shop and a range of local acts on stage that will keep you entertained!

The weekend has a few other surprises in store and you can keep updated by checking out our Facebook page Hokitika Wildfoods Festival. Grab your tickets, sort your accommodation or campsite, and start planning your Feral Fashion – see you in Hokitika for a great Wildfoods Weekend 8th - 10th March 2019.