Constitution Celebrations


Date: 28 July – 6 August 2012

August brings in the Maire Maeva Nui, which is a 10-day festival celebrating the Declaration of Independence that occurred on August 4, 1965. This time offers many sport activities, musical performances, dancing, and cultural as well as historical displays. Rarotonga considers this festival to be the biggest one throughout the whole year.


The Maire Maeva Nui

Sport activities

Musical performances, dancing

The biggest festival throughout the whole year

Rarotonga Events

Rarotonga and the Cook Islands has a vibrant culture - select from the list below for information and dates of events and celebrations happening around the Cook Islands.