What: International test series cricket Where: Queenstown Events Centre When: Wednesday, 11am More info: blackcaps.co.nz When: Thursday, starts at 11am More info: wanakarodeo.co.nz. Admission costs $20 for adults, $5 for children under 16. Food and drink, licensed so no BYO. flavour. The ‘GY’ races have been going for more than 50 years (this year is the 51st) and includes relay races, trots, open gallop and the hotly contested stockmen’s race. Where: Glenorchy rec ground When: Saturday, 11am to 4pm More info: glenorchycommunity.co.nz Otago produce, music and events. A great party in the park with Central Otago wines, great food and craft beers from Tuatara, Arrowtown Brewery and others. Music in the afternoon is King Leo and the Growling Dogs. Where: Pioneer Park, Alexandra When: Saturday, 3pm to 9pm More info: Alexandra i-Site
Black cap: Brendon McCullum during batting practice in the nets.
Gourmet entertainment: King Leo aka Leo LaDell at the inaugural festival last year.