Drift Matsuri NZ are responsible for three of New Zealands BIGGEST drift events here in the country. Matsuri is held at one of New Zealands Premier motorsport parks, Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park in Taupo as a central location for drivers, crew and fans country wide to come and be a part of an EPIC multi-day grassroots drift festival.

New Zealand Drift Matsuri

What can you expect? We're glad you asked.

  • NZ's BEST Grassroots and Freestyle Drifters
  • Live Hip Hop / Dubstep DJs
  • Multiple tracks layouts and drift sections
  • Hot food carts – Great selection
  • Drift Matsuri lounge available
  • Streetwear stands
  • Matsuri Hardpark
  • Official Afterparty
  • + More!
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We run beginner/amateur events along with our premiere invite only advanced days over the course of separate days so everyone can have a chance at experiencing Drift Matsuri.
We are only getting bigger and we thank everyone of you for your support and making the event what it is since 2015. Kids under 12 will always be FREE, this is a family friendly event and awesome for all ages. Sign up to our Newsletter to find out when the next biggest events are coming!
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