Mud Stage

(R18) Saturday night concert: Shapeshifter, Peking Duk, Chores PLUS daytime performances over all three days…

  • Daytime live music from Hollie Smith, Anika Moa, Jason Kerrison, Jupiter Project, Aroha, Illbaz, Melowdownz and Rotorua’s own top entertainers
  • Mud-free area to chill out during the day or crank up at the Saturday night concert
  • Licensed bars and street food

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Mud Arena

Get down and dirty with a myriad of muddy activities – go crazy in 100% Kiwi mud!

  • Inflatable obstacle courses – think kids bouncy castles on steroids, covered with slippery mud.
  • Giant pools of liquid mud with games to get you out of your comfort zone, muddy and having a blast with mates and strangers alike.
  • Shower off afterwards and keep your stuff safe in the AMI ‘Stow & Go’ bag storage – for free!

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Mud Games

Go on, channel your inner child and play in some mud – at your own pace and degree of muddiness!

  • An open-format playground of games to enjoy. In the mud. From a casual mud wrestle to gum boot throwing to horizontal mud bungy and much much more – there’s something for everyone

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Mud Wellness

Shake off last night’s dustiness and realign your Zen

  • 10.30am-11.30am: Start the Saturday or Sunday morning right with a 1.5km walk or 3km run (on grass) followed by a group yoga/stretch jam to some relaxing beats, and subsequent coffee + donuts for those not wanting to ‘OD’ on wellness

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Mud Run

An epic 2km purpose built course rammed with mud obstacles to challenge and enjoy

  • Run, Walk or Crawl around a fun-filled course at your own pace with your mates or solo.
  • Varying degrees of difficulty (and mud factor) to choose from
  • Take on the challenge throughout the weekend – no set start times

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Mud Day Spa

Relax, unwind and enjoy a range of pampering experiences from Rotorua’s best spas – bliss…

  • Pamper yourself with mini treatments – mud massage, mud facial and other beauty experiences – drop by to book in your treatments, you don’t want to miss out!
  • Sample and purchase locally sourced and produced Mud cosmetic products
  • Please note: treatments and products costs are in addition to your ticket

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Mud Festival Rotorua – Mudtopia

Channel your inner child and embrace three days of mud, music and entertainment and a tonne of fun at the inaugural Mudtopia Festival in Rotorua, New Zealand, 1-3 December 2017.

In partnership with one of the world’s most loved festivals, the Boryeong Mud Festival, an adventure land of muddy madness, music and mayhem await. Experience mud like never before in the epic Mud Arena, the Mud Games zone, chilling out in front of the Mud stage for 3 days of music and entertainment, a challenging and fun Mud Run, authentic health and wellness activities including mud massages, day spa treatments, a group Yoga jam, not to mention all of Rotorua’s world famous tourist activities and Mountain Biking trails.