6:30PM Saturday, 4 April, 2020 NZST  at  Central Energy Trust Arena, Palmerston North
New Zealand  Military Tattoo

Don't miss out on this spectacular, once-in-a-lifetime show!
Narrated by Judy Bailey and lead by Show Director Major Graham Hickman and Pipe Major Murray Mansfield, The New Zealand Military Tattoo will be a landmark event - a unique local and national celebration of our military and cultural history to honour our defence heroes and express our gratitude for their service and sacrifice.
This spectacular musical extravaganza will feature more than 600 performers from around New Zealand who will inspire you with their musical mastery, marching, manoeuvres and more.
Rangitane iwi will welcome the multitudes to the event that will showcase the acclaimed talent of the New Zealand Army Band along with the ever-popular and best loved aspects of a traditional Tattoo including world-class pipers, brass and drum bands, Highland dancers, PT teams, flyovers and pyrotechnics.
All this will be complemented by an Honour Guard, a powerful tribute to the 28th Maori Battalion and a thrilling re-enactment of the 'Battle of Palmerston North.

4 April 2020 at Palmerston North's Central Energy Trust Arena.



More Information Wheelchair seating has been exhausted for this event.

Child tickets are aged 2 - 15 years (Under 16).
Under 2's are free on lap and do not require a ticket.
Ticket pickup locations:
Collection prior to event day from Central Energy Trust Arena office, ground floor Grandstand - 8am- 4:30pm Monday to Friday.
Collection from Gate 1 Waldegrave Street on the day.
Entry Conditions: https://venuespn.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Conditions-of-Entry.pdf

Gates Open: 4:30pm
A powhiri by Rangitane starts 5:30pm
Show Starts: 6:30pm
Running Time: 100 mins (approx)

Ticket Pricing (NZD)
  • Cocktail Function & VIP Level 4
  • VIPAdmit
  • Cocktail Function & VIP Grandstand
  • VIPAdmit
  • Grandstand Seating
  • Admit
  • A Reserve (Embankment F)
  • Adult
  • Child
  • B Reserve (Embankment E, G, H)
  • Adult
  • Child
  • General Admission
  • Adult
  • Child
*All prices include applicable taxes


The following fees may apply:

  • A per ticket service fee.
  • $6.00 Per transaction for pickup tickets.
  • $8.00 Per transaction for NZ courier deliveries.
  • $12.00 Per transaction for NZ rural deliveries.
  • A fee from 2.88 % will apply on the total value of all electronic transactions including credit and debit cards.
Additional Disclaimers

No refunds or exchanges on any ticket price except as required by Law.

All Prices and all Other Charges are Inclusive of all taxes, if any.