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Armistice in Cambridge

When:

Sat 12 Nov 2016, 9:00am–4:00pm
Sun 13 Nov 2016, 9:00am–4:00pm

Where: Mighty River Domain, 601 Maungatautari Road, Cambridge, Waipa

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Early Bird Family: $34.50
  • Eventfinda tickets no longer on sale

  • Additional fees may apply

Listed by: julieepps1

Armistice in Cambridge is the largest commemorative event in New Zealand, marking the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice between the Allied nations and the German Empire in 1918, ending the First World War.

Kids - come and "Earn your stripes" by completing a range of challenging activities including: army obstacle course, Airsoft, archery, fire a Roman catapult, navy rope throwing, trench battle, radio-controlled tanks, model making and more... Collect the enlistment form as you arrive.

Family fun, at a very realistic price! Get your tickets online for the special Early Bird Family Ticket price [2 adults + 3 children, children are 12 years & under].

At Armistice in Cambridge the history and pageantry of New Zealand’s military past is recognized, through the displaying of militaria, old and new – from tanks and trucks and weapons and uniforms, through to aircraft, boats, and models. The event features a huge range of militaria for sale.

A popular feature of the Armistice in Cambridge weekend is the battle re-enactments, designed to demonstrate the various weapons, tactics, and battles that have been fought in the past.

Come and see the re-enactment commemorating 100 years since the first use of the tank, and see the tank on display.

As well as featuring World War One and World War Two scenarios, there will be re-enactments of Kiwi involvement in the South African War, New Zealand Wars of the 1800s, the Vietnam War, and more. Displays of even further back to the ancestry of many Kiwis, shows battles involving Romans, Vikings and other such interesting combatant clans of history past.

Door sales available.