World class venues & events in Palmy

Central Energy Trust Arena and the Palmy Conference & Function Centre are leading multi-use sports and events facilities taking more than 3,300 bookings a year across both venues.

The Arena is home to 36 sporting codes and hosts a wide range of events year-round, boasting six Arenas. The Conference & Function Centre has a versatile range of function spaces available to accommodate a vast number of guests and attendees under one roof and in the heart of Palmy’s CBD.

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September 3, 2022
Join us at one of Manawatu’s Largest events – with more than 140 companies featuring everything from gourmet food & beverages, jewellery and fashion to artisan goods, eco-friendly products, makeup, fitness, business, travel, art, beauty products, homewares & much more!...
September 17, 2022
After 16 years since Blindspott’s last recording, the band have returned to the recording studio with a bang! Releasing their first single R.I.P.(Rest In Pieces) on the 2021 Rock 2000 which entered the chart at #60 – the first time...
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January 7, 2023
Culture Kings presents Juicy Fest! Scheduled for 8 shows across AUS & NZ summer, January 2023. Boasting a star studded lineup headlined by Nelly, Ne-yo & Ja Rule followed by Bow Wow, Xzibit, Pretty Ricky, Mya, Twista with more artists...


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