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Planning an event

Planning an event in Palmerston North? Use our event toolkit to get a head-start. You can also talk to our event coordinator for advice.

Our event toolkit has everything you need to know about organising your programme and event.

  • tips for financing your event
  • designing programmes/events to suit your target market/community
  • booking venues
  • permits and regulations required for your event
  • marketing and communication
  • troubleshooting tips

Find out if your event may be eligible for funding

For more information, contact the Council's events coordinator on 06 356 8199 or email