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Find out what events are on in Hawke's Bay, Wairoa, Hastings, Central Hawke's Bay and Napier. If you need to know what's on this is the place to look.

What's on in Hawke's Bay

Find out what events are on in Hawke's Bay, Wairoa, Hastings, Central Hawke's Bay and Napier. If you need to know what's on this is the place to look.

If you are after council meetings view our meetings calendar.

Does not include exhibitions or workshops. You can view these by selecting them on the menu to the left.

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    November 2019

    Free
    Sustainable Backyards Clive Litter Survey

    Sustainable Backyards Clive Litter Survey

    The Litter Intelligence Project is a new way for everyone to get involved with science! Volunteers pick up rubbish from a defined piece of coast and then analyze what they have found. The data collected is then collated into a database to help governments, Councils and beach cleaners target the...

    Date: Monday 18 November
    Where:
    Richmond Road Carpark, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards Clive Litter Survey


    Free
    Boredom Busters

    Boredom Busters

    Looking for something to do after school? join us in the Flaxmere Library to make new friends, enjoy some fun activities and learn some new skills. Ages 5+ We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Monday 18 November to Monday 16 December
    Where:
    Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Boredom Busters


    Free
    Minecraft Club

    Minecraft Club

    Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. Held every Monday, term time only. We may...

    Date: Monday 18 November to Monday 16 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Minecraft Club


    Free
    Sustainable Backyards - Rocky Shore Exploration

    Sustainable Backyards - Rocky Shore Exploration

    Ever looked at the rocky shore and wondered who lives in the cracks and the sand? Join the National Aquarium's education team and find out! Please bring sunscreen/sunhat and some old covered shoes. Contact - Karlie@nationalaquarium.co.nz to find out more. This workshop is part of Sustainable...

    Date: Monday 18 November
    Where:
    Spriggs Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards - Rocky Shore Exploration


    Free
    Opening Concert & Revival!

    Opening Concert & Revival!

    We have a new church location, and we are inviting you out to our Opening Concert & Revival. Free concert with live music from bands from Hamilton. We are having revival with Pastor Richard Salanoa, from the Glen Eden, Auckland Potters House. Originally from America, he has traveled the world...

    Date: Monday 18 November to Tuesday 19 November
    Where:
    The Potters House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Opening Concert & Revival!


    The Bee Gees Night Fever

    The Bee Gees Night Fever

    Direct from Australia, Showtime invites you to dance your way into a time warp of 70’s disco dance floor thrillers and timeless heartfelt rock ballads with The Bee Gees Night Fever! Night Fever is jetting into town to recreate the Bee Gee’s 1997 One Night Only Las Vegas concert experience in...

    Date: Monday 18 November
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Bee Gees Night Fever


    Free
    Rhythm and Rhymes

    Rhythm and Rhymes

    A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

    Date: Tuesday 19 November to Tuesday 17 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes


    Free
    Hastings Scrabble Club

    Hastings Scrabble Club

    Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4:30pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Tuesday 19 November to Tuesday 17 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings Scrabble Club


    Free
    Sustainable Backyards - Marine Parade Litter Survey

    Sustainable Backyards - Marine Parade Litter Survey

    The Litter Intelligence Project is a new way for everyone to get involved with science! Volunteers pick up rubbish from a defined piece of coast and then analyze what they have found. The data collected is then collated into a database to help governments, Councils and beach cleaners target the...

    Date: Tuesday 19 November
    Where:
    National Aquarium of New Zealand, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards - Marine Parade Litter Survey


    Free
    Wine Books and More

    Wine Books and More

    Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. We may take...

    Date: Tuesday 19 November to Tuesday 17 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Wine Books and More


    Free
    Sustainable Backyards - Electric Vehicle Talk

    Sustainable Backyards - Electric Vehicle Talk

    EV's are becoming more and more popular on our roads - find out which one is right for you! Join Unison's Nigel Purdy and learn all about the benefits of electric vehicles. Contact nigel.purdy@unison.co.nz for the full details. This workshop is part of Sustainable Backyards. We have over...

    Date: Tuesday 19 November
    Where:
    Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards - Electric Vehicle Talk


    Free
    Knit and Natter

    Knit and Natter

    Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Napier and Taradale Libraries. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Knit and Natter


    Free
    Rummikub

    Rummikub

    Come and play or learn how to play the game of Rummikub. Rummikub is a tile-based game for 2-4 players, combining elements of the card game rummy and mahjong. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Rummikub


    Free
    Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

    Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

    The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group


    Free
    Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

    Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

    U3A Mah Jong Group meets on Wednesday mornings in the Hastings War Memorial Library. For more information please contact U3A Hastings. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group


    Free
    Hastings Library Bookchat

    Hastings Library Bookchat

    Come along at 10:30am on the third Wednesday of each month and share books you have enjoyed and hear from other readers. All welcome.

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat


    Free
    Preschool Storytime

    Preschool Storytime

    Join us on Wednesdays at 10:30am for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Hastings Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Preschool Storytime


    Free
    Havelock North Preschool Storytime

    Havelock North Preschool Storytime

    Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Havelock North Preschool Storytime


    Free
    Newcomers Lunches

    Newcomers Lunches

    Are you new (ish) to Hawke's Bay? Would you like to meet other people who have moved to this area? Come and join us for lunch which we have every fortnight on a Wednesday at 12 noon at a different place in Napier. It's a great social and informal time for us all to meet and catch up. Everyone is...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November
    Where:
    The Boardwalk, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Newcomers Lunches


    Sustainable Backyards- Tiny Homes Workshop

    Sustainable Backyards- Tiny Homes Workshop

    Ever dreamed of living in a tiny house? Learn all about tiny homes and their environmental benefits with this workshop! Francois Guittenit is a builder of tiny homes and can talk you through how to make one work for you. Contact francois@leworkshop.co.nz for more information. This event is part...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November
    Where:
    Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards- Tiny Homes Workshop


    Publishers Book Expo 2019

    Publishers Book Expo 2019

    Come to the Publishers Book Expo on Wednesday 20 November from 6:45pm at Havelock North Library. Tickets are now on sale at Hastings District Libraries for only $5. Get them from the main counter at Hastings, Flaxmere, or Havelock North libraries. This event includes the presentation of newly...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November
    Where:
    Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Publishers Book Expo 2019


    Paint and Wine Night - Summer in NZ - Paintvine

    Paint and Wine Night - Summer in NZ - Paintvine

    The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November
    Where:
    Shed 2 On the Quay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Paint and Wine Night - Summer in NZ - Paintvine


    Free
    Trivia Quiz

    Trivia Quiz

    Come in and enjoy our delicious food with a nice hot or cold drink, then join a team or register a team of your own for a night of quiz. Our quiz nights are interactive, incorporating our venue's entertainment system to run the entire night through big screen projectors and/or televisions. Each...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Trivia Quiz


    Rockin' The Rhythm

    Rockin' The Rhythm

    Rockin' the Ryhtm is a musical revue with music from the swinging 60s all the way to the modern 00s. It is fast moving; toe-tapping ensemble with gorgeous harmonies and brilliant moves. The songs I’m sure you will all remember. Come along and enjoy the show.

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    Aubyn Live Theatre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Rockin' The Rhythm


    R18
    Unusual Subjects Stand Up Comedy

    Unusual Subjects Stand Up Comedy

    ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ “Three of New Zealand’s best up and coming Stand Up Comedians.... The future of NZ Comedy” - The Speakeasy Strange. Weird. Wonderful. A mixture of surreal stand up observations and strange genre pushing comedy. Jamie Patterson (2019 Raw Comedy Quest Grand...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November
    Where:
    Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Unusual Subjects Stand Up Comedy


    Free
    R18
    Open Mic Comedy Night

    Open Mic Comedy Night

    Hawkes Bay Comedy Club presents open mic comedy night at the Common Room. Enjoy a laugh and a drink or give comedy a go yourself! This night is a safe and supportive environment for budding comedians to strut their stuff. This is going to be an epic night! Hawkes Bay Comedy Club presents...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Open Mic Comedy Night


    Free
    Flaxmere Library Preschool Storytime

    Flaxmere Library Preschool Storytime

    Join us on Thursdays at 10:30am for a fun storytime and craft session in the Flaxmere Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings during events...

    Date: Thursday 21 November to Thursday 19 December
    Where:
    Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Flaxmere Library Preschool Storytime


    Free
    Third Thursday Book Club

    Third Thursday Book Club

    A book club at Havelock North Library for adults, talking about books and presenting new books. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Thursday 21 November to Thursday 19 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club


    Free
    Sustainable Backyards - Community Clothes Swap

    Sustainable Backyards - Community Clothes Swap

    An estimated 30% of the average wardrobe hasn't been worn in the last year and only about 13% is worn on a regular basis. So why not put those clothes at the back of your wardrobe to good use? Bring them along and exchange them for tokens which can in turn be traded for an outfit that is...

    Date: Thursday 21 November
    Where:
    Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards - Community Clothes Swap


    Sustainable Backyards- Climate Change Presentation

    Sustainable Backyards- Climate Change Presentation

    Learn about our rapidly changing climate, what it means for you and what you can do about it. This event is part of Sustainable Backyards. We have over forty five events running throughout November- check our eventfinda listings to find out more!

    Date: Thursday 21 November
    Where:
    Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards- Climate Change Presentation


    Free
    Divine Wisdom End of Year Social and Film

    Divine Wisdom End of Year Social and Film

    Come to our End-of-Year Social and find out about Divine Wisdom and how it can help you in your life. Bring some finger food to share if you can and we will provide the sweet and refreshments. Come and meet others and talk about anything that interests you. To finish we will be showing Part...

    Date: Thursday 21 November
    Where:
    Theosophical Society, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Divine Wisdom End of Year Social and Film


    The Training Run

    The Training Run

    The Training Run 2019. Funds from the Training run will be used to provide skills training and micro-finance loans to enable business development in developing countries. How does it work? Choose the distance you want to complete. Enter using the link below. We will then send you out your...

    Date: Friday 22 November to Sunday 24 November
    Where:
    Marine Parade Gardens, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Training Run


    Sustainable Backyards- Tour of Te Mata Peak

    Sustainable Backyards- Tour of Te Mata Peak

    Please note, due to an error this event is being held on the 22nd November at 3pm Enjoy a walking tour of Te Mata peak with experienced guide Mike Lusk. Learn about the history of the Peak and the exciting plans for it's future. You may even get to see the fascinating plants and animals who call...

    Date: Friday 22 November
    Where:
    Te Mata Peak, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards- Tour of Te Mata Peak


    Sustainable Backyards- National Aquarium of New Zealand Tour

    Sustainable Backyards- National Aquarium of New Zealand Tour

    See our New Zealand native icons free of charge. Join aquarium guide Scotty on this 20 minute tour to learn about tuatara, kiwi, penguins and eels. Admission charges apply to see the rest of the aquarium. For more information, contact Karlie Lett Karlie@nationalaquarium.co.nz This event is part of...

    Date: Friday 22 November
    Where:
    National Aquarium of New Zealand, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards- National Aquarium of New Zealand Tour


    Free
    Outdoor Movie Month

    Outdoor Movie Month

    Join us on Friday evenings for the whole month of November as we host outdoor movie month at Albert Square! This is completely free for the community, so grab a cushion or a picnic blanket and get friends and family together at Albert Square to watch a different family friendly movie every Friday...

    Date: Friday 22 November to Friday 29 November
    Where:
    Albert Square Hastings, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Outdoor Movie Month


    Free
    Fraser Mack

    Fraser Mack

    Book yourself a treat when you book a table at Crab Farm Winery. Join Fraser Mack at Crab Farm Winery's restaurant for a few hours of acoustic originals and covers. You might have heard him during Hawkes Bay Summers in wineries and cafes. You may have seen him in the evening with his dynamic...

    Date: Friday 22 November to Friday 20 December
    Where:
    Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fraser Mack


    Sneaky Bones

    Sneaky Bones

    Acclaimed US multi-instrumentalist, producer, songwriter and adored folk artist, Sneaky Bones returns to NZ for another epic nationwide tour. Matthew Bean, who writes and performs under the pseudonym Sneaky Bones, sets out on his second tour across New Zealand to support his third full-length...

    Date: Friday 22 November
    Where:
    EastEnd Cafe & Bar, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sneaky Bones


    R18
    Coridian Rite of Passage Single Release Tour

    Coridian Rite of Passage Single Release Tour

    Coridian embark on a new musical journey with Rite of Passage and announce North Island Tour. Auckland rock four-piece Coridian take the next step in their musical evolution with new single Rite Of Passage, the stadium-sized first single from the forthcoming EP Eldur. Rite of Passage is a...

    Date: Friday 22 November
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Coridian Rite of Passage Single Release Tour


    R18
    Raiza Biza Bygones Album Tour - Hastings

    Raiza Biza Bygones Album Tour - Hastings

    Raiza Biza is coming back to The Common Room with his brand new album Bygones - a record striking the balance between the intricacies of electronic production and at times, melodic half-sung poetry, delivered with raw intensity. The nine track record features cameo appearances from...

    Date: Friday 22 November
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Raiza Biza Bygones Album Tour - Hastings


    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Flaxmere Parkrun


    Free
    Napier Urban Farmers' Market

    Napier Urban Farmers' Market

    Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the local shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to cook up a true locavore's meal. Shop local and enjoy some of the best produce from...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 29 February
    Where:
    Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Napier Urban Farmers' Market


    High Tea Fundraiser

    High Tea Fundraiser

    Gather your friends and family, don your frock and heels, bow tie and hat, and come enjoy a themed high tea at the Napier Spiritualist Church. Help us raise funds to sand and polish our church floors. Contact Judy Ward for tickets by 15 November - 0274070520.

    Date: Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    Napier Spiritualist Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - High Tea Fundraiser


    Hawke's Bay Pop-up Wedding

    Hawke's Bay Pop-up Wedding

    On Saturday 23 November 2019, we’re back at historic Duart House in Havelock North. There’ll be 4 available times for your 90 minute pop-up wedding so book in now! The $3489 set cost, will cover venue, styling, bouquet/s, bubbly and canapes, a beautiful cake, a celebrant (who you will work...

    Date: Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    Duart House, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hawke's Bay Pop-up Wedding


    Free
    Summer Sessions

    Summer Sessions

    20 Saturday Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Dan Sharp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sessions


    The Little Prince Presented by Sophie Jean Dance Company

    The Little Prince Presented by Sophie Jean Dance Company

    Sophie Jean Dance Company presents The Little Prince. Performing Contemporary, Jazz and Tap dance items to tell the story of The Little Prince. The Little Prince, tells the story of a young girl in which strict schedule is being forced upon her by her mother as she is worried for her daughters...

    Date: Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    Blyth Performing Arts Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Little Prince Presented by Sophie Jean Dance Company


    Jazz Like We Used To

    Jazz Like We Used To

    Join us for a night all about reliving the days of classic jazz. Old time jazz standards being played on a piano just as old and a local jazz vocalist and legend, Margot Pierard, takes the stage with this world class band for one night only. Margot sold out last time she was at the UW in July, so...

    Date: Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Jazz Like We Used To


    R18
    Hawkes Bay Hell Night!

    Hawkes Bay Hell Night!

    (IN)Human will be making their first journey this far south of Auckland in a long while! Playing alongside their friends in Hadees Drudge, and including local acts Invoke The Fury and Substrain! Doors open: 8pm Ticket sales: TBA (IN)Human (IN)Human seek to expose the darker corners of the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hawkes Bay Hell Night!


    (IN)Human, Invoke The Fury, Substrain

    (IN)Human, Invoke The Fury, Substrain

    (IN)Human will be making their first journey this far south of Auckland in a long while! Playing alongside their friends in Hadees Drudge, and including local acts Invoke The Fury and Substrain! Doors open: 8pm Door cost: $10 (IN)Human seek to expose the darker corners of the human psyche,...

    Date: Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - (IN)Human, Invoke The Fury, Substrain


    Skankin' Vibes

    Skankin' Vibes

    Unknown Radio and The Common Room are poised to bring you a night of skankin' reggae, dub, dancehall and ska rocking vibes. We're running the grooves across 2 different DJ driven music zones, one upbeat and one super mellow, with 6 longtime reggae Selectors droppin' choice cuts all night...

    Date: Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Skankin' Vibes


    R18
    Ladies Night! - Men of Steel

    Ladies Night! - Men of Steel

    Coming the to Taradale RSA for one night only! The Men of Steel!!! Men of Steel is NZ’s longest running male revue and NZ’s only male strip club, Auckland based and ready to rock in the bay! We have VIP tickets available for the front row include a free glass of bubbles! Limited 20 tickets...

    Date: Saturday 23 November
    Where:
    Taradale RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Ladies Night! - Men of Steel


    Peak Trail Blazer 2019

    Peak Trail Blazer 2019

    Peak Trail Blazer - $500 Cash for the Fastest Dash! The 10th annual Peak Trail Blazer is home to the Te Awanga Estate King of the Peak, Hawke’s Bay Orthodontics Queen of the Peak, The Scorchers sub-50 minutes club & Hall of Flames sub-60 minutes club, along with the Prince & Princess of...

    Date: Sunday 24 November
    Where:
    Te Mata Peak, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Peak Trail Blazer 2019


    Free
    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 1 March
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market


    Free
    The Ossian Street Vintage Market

    The Ossian Street Vintage Market

    The Ossian Street Vintage Market is a treasure trove of vintage clothing, vintage kimonos, collectables, secondhand vinyl, furniture, linens, trashy treasures and accessories. Find us in the car park opposite FG Smiths Eatery and Aroha & Friends. Running the last Sunday of the month. Weather...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Ossian Street Vintage Market


    Free
    Otane Market Christmas Fiesta

    Otane Market Christmas Fiesta

    Get in early and do your Christmas shopping at the Otane Market Christmas Fiesta. Have fun with the entertainment for the kids. Enjoy a lovely day out in our leafy little town. We have jewellery, arts & craft, wood craft, olive oil products, up-cycled things, bric a brac, fruit & veg, plants,...

    Date: Sunday 24 November
    Where:
    Otane Town Hall, Otane, Central Hawke's Bay

    Read more » - Otane Market Christmas Fiesta


    Tahaenui Christmas Fete

    Tahaenui Christmas Fete

    The Tahaenui Christmas Fete will be an unrivalled fixture on the annual shopping calendar. Stallholders from around the North Island set up in the extensive homestead gardens, offering a superb array of artisan wares, food and beverages. Visitors typically come from throughout the region to...

    Date: Sunday 24 November
    Where:
    Tahaenui Station, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Tahaenui Christmas Fete


    Feet of Flames

    Feet of Flames

    "Feet of Flames" is an amazing performance featuring Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre, Contemporary and Lyrical dancing. From cute 2 year olds to Award Winning dancers. A stunning show suitable for and to be enjoyed by the whole family. Everyone welcome.

    Date: Sunday 24 November
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Feet of Flames


    Free
    Lego

    Lego

    We're excited to bring Lego sessions to Napier Libraries! Lego® sessions encourage collaborative play with others while using our new Lego collection. All resources are provided free. Sessions are open to all children, family and friends. No bookings required, so pop in when it suits the...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 22 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Lego


    Free
    Mack and The Three Wise Birds

    Mack and The Three Wise Birds

    Come and join Fraser Mack at Hawkes Bay's newest Garden Bar! Relax, socialise, soak up the sun while Mack entertains you with his dynamic and distinctive sound influenced by blues, rock, folk and flamenco. The Three Wise Birds is child friendly and also dog friendly. Like what Mack does? If you...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 22 December
    Where:
    Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Mack and The Three Wise Birds


    Free
    Tea with Tales

    Tea with Tales

    Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

    Date: Wednesday 27 November
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Sustainable Backyards- Products Extravaganza Special.

    Sustainable Backyards- Products Extravaganza Special.

    A quick one stop shop for instant waste reduction swaps. Now supported by years of experience, this one is not to be missed! For more information contact plasticfreehawkesbay@gmail.com This event is part of Sustainable Backyards. We have over forty-five events running throughout...

    Date: Wednesday 27 November
    Where:
    Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Night - Paintvine

    Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Night - Paintvine

    The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

    Date: Wednesday 27 November
    Where:
    Shed 2 On the Quay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Night - Paintvine


    Mistletoe Market

    Mistletoe Market

    On Thursday 28th November the New Zealand Red Cross will be holding a “Mistletoe Market” at their service centre in Hastings from 3-8pm. They will have a range of local stall holders selling handcrafted products including jewellery, handbags, art, knitting, bath and body products, beeswax...

    Date: Thursday 28 November
    Where:
    New Zealand Red Cross, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Hastings City Night Markets - Lighting of The Christmas Tree

    Hastings City Night Markets - Lighting of The Christmas Tree

    Join us for a magical night in Hastings City as we hold our very first Hastings City Night Market of the season. Our first two Night Markets are all about Christmas, and at this one we'll be welcoming in the start of the festive season by flicking the switch at 8.30pm to light up the Hastings City...

    Date: Thursday 28 November
    Where:
    Hastings City Mall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings City Night Markets - Lighting of The Christmas Tree


    Sustainable Backyards- Bird and Wildlife Rescue

    Sustainable Backyards- Bird and Wildlife Rescue

    This event is the perfect opportunity to learn how volunteers look after sick and injured wildlife in Hawkes Bay. For more information, contact Liv Flynn at liv8704@gmail.com. This event is part of Sustainable Backyards. We have over forty five events running throughout November- check our...

    Date: Thursday 28 November
    Where:
    Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards- Bird and Wildlife Rescue


    Jack & The Beanstalk

    Jack & The Beanstalk

    Jump into the Holiday spirit with laughter and tradition and join the festive fun at this year’s pantomime – Roger Hall’s Jack and the Beanstalk. Brought to you by Waipawa Musical & Dramatics Society Jack and his mother are so poor they have to sell their beloved cow, Betsy. Young Jack...

    Date: Thursday 28 November to Sunday 1 December
    Where:
    Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

    Read more » - Jack & The Beanstalk


    Free
    Play Jingo!

    Play Jingo!

    Dab those musical squares till you drop in this toe-tapping bingo game! Fun for all ages, all music lovers, and all competitive gamers. Four rounds and even more chances to win prizes! Doors open at 5:30, so come early, grab some grub, a wine, tab beer or barrel aged cocktail, and play! Game...

    Date: Thursday 28 November
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Legendary Divas

    Legendary Divas

    Award winning singer and actress Ali Harper is bringing her show 'Legendary Divas' to the Hawkes Bay to support the Napier and Hastings Women's Refuge. This hit show has toured through out New Zealand as well as to New York and celebrates all the incredible singers that have inspired us with...

    Date: Thursday 28 November
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Legendary Divas


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    Kitty Day & The Guv

    Kitty Day & The Guv

    With expressive vocals and atmospheric accompaniment, Kitty Day performs enigmatic and emotional songs of love, loss and life. A regular at London’s underground folk and poetry scene The Lantern Society, and now resident in Napier, don’t miss this chance to hear her at New Zealand’s oldest...

    Date: Thursday 28 November
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Kitty Day & The Guv


    Free
    Lorna Jane Pop Up

    Lorna Jane Pop Up

    Hey Hawkes Bay, we are popping up near you! Join us and shop an exclusive 20% off when purchase 2 or more items! Who: You What to bring: Your entire #girlsquad Never been to a Lorna Jane Pop-Up before? Don’t sweat it Sister, we’ve got your back. We accept EFTPOS so you won’t have...

    Date: Friday 29 November to Saturday 30 November
    Where:
    Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Lorna Jane Pop Up


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    Race Night – Taradale Primary School Fundraiser

    Race Night – Taradale Primary School Fundraiser

    Taradale Primary School are holding our inaugural Race Night Fundraiser! If you haven't been to one of these before, they are a whole lot of fun! Get creative naming your horses and jockeys and bet on the televised races from the race book. Tickets can be booked individually or for a table of 8....

    Date: Friday 29 November
    Where:
    Taradale Town Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Race Night – Taradale Primary School Fundraiser


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    The Horses Mile Jam Session

    The Horses Mile Jam Session

    Next Horses Mile run open mic jam night booked at The Cabana for Friday the 29th of November. It will be another fun night. Pm me if you are keen on a set. - Nathan.

    Date: Friday 29 November
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Horses Mile Jam Session


    Battle in the Bay 2019

    Battle in the Bay 2019

    Battle in the Bay was originally created in 2015 for the Hawkes Bay and Bay of Plenty regions to experience a hip hop dance competition where they could build relationships with dancers from other smaller towns & studios while being equipped with the necessary experience to make a larger footprint...

    Date: Saturday 30 November
    Where:
    Lowe Family Performing Arts Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Battle in the Bay 2019


    Pickleball Hawke's Bay Tournament

    Pickleball Hawke's Bay Tournament

    Pickleball Hawke's Bay will be hosting New Zealand's first outdoor Pickleball tournament. We are expecting people from Hawke's Bay and from other parts of the country to attend the event. This event is for all experienced Pickleball players. Categories include: under 21, men's open, women's...

    Date: Saturday 30 November to Sunday 1 December
    Where:
    Old Netball Clubrooms, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Pickleball Hawke's Bay Tournament


    Sustainable Backyards- Home Composting for Beginners

    Sustainable Backyards- Home Composting for Beginners

    Learn how to dispose of your kitchen and garden waste more quickly and produce compost more efficiently. Trouble shoot common problems and watch a compost heap being made. Bring sun hat / rainwear / warm clothing for the conditions as we'll be outside some of the time. Wear flat, covered shoes....

    Date: Saturday 30 November
    Where:
    Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sustainable Backyards- Home Composting for Beginners


    MTG Movie Club - Big Eyes

    MTG Movie Club - Big Eyes

    For years, Walter Keane was known as one of the most commercially successful artists of the 1960s. His paintings of waif-thin girls with eyes four times their normal size were dubbed “the most popular art now being produced in the free world” in a 1965 LIFE story. But Walter Keane, it turns...

    Date: Saturday 30 November
    Where:
    MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - MTG Movie Club - Big Eyes


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    Latin for Lovers 2

    Latin for Lovers 2

    The first one was the talk of the town. So we're doing it again! Latin for Lovers '2' with music from the Lady Larisa Jazz Group Milonga from 7-9 then the live music begins Lady Larisa has just returned from a tour including Central and South America so she'll be sure to have some Latin...

    Date: Saturday 30 November
    Where:
    Napier Tango Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Latin for Lovers 2


    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Come along for a great evening immersing yourself in Fraser Mack's distinctive mix of blues, rock, folk, and flamenco! Have you The Urban Winery tapas ? Or their craft beer, cocktails and premium Hawke's Bay wine? What are you waiting for?! Great music, excellent food and fine beverages......

    Date: Saturday 30 November to Saturday 28 March
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


    Beastwars - Lizard Prom

    Beastwars - Lizard Prom

    Wellington sludge titans Beastwars return to Napier for the first time in 6 years. After a 2-year hiatus the group returned with their fourth album, IV which debuted at number 1 on the NZ album charts and was followed up by a sold out tour of New Zealand and Australia and nominations for Best Group...

    Date: Saturday 30 November
    Where:
    Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Beastwars - Lizard Prom


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    Devils Elbow Names Single Release Show

    Devils Elbow Names Single Release Show

    Alt. rock band Devils Elbow are back with their first new recordings since the 2015 EP ‘Golden Flame’. The bands new single ‘Names’ is from the bands forthcoming EP tilted ‘ID’ which is set for release this summer. Devils Elbow has an EP release tour planned for early 2020 but...

    Date: Saturday 30 November
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Devils Elbow Names Single Release Show


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    Landslide - Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Tribute Show

    Landslide - Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Tribute Show

    Landslide is an Auckland based, live 5 piece band, who have been celebrating the music of Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks all over the North Island for the past 7 years. Covering well-known classics from Fleetwood Mac and also Stevie's solo hits. Dreams, Sara, Rhiannon, The Chain, Go Your Own...

    Date: Saturday 30 November
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Landslide - Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Tribute Show


    December 2019

    East Pier Triathlon and Duathlon Summer Series

    East Pier Triathlon and Duathlon Summer Series

    Well when you think summer you must be thinking Triathlon! And the East Pier Triathlon and Duathlon series is what it is all about this summer. There are five events this summer and at each event there are five different races with different distance and options that should suit everyone from the...

    Date: Sunday 1 December to Sunday 15 March
    Where:
    Pandora Pond, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - East Pier Triathlon and Duathlon Summer Series


    Free
    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 1 March
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market


    Pickleball Hawke's Bay Tournament

    Pickleball Hawke's Bay Tournament

    Pickleball Hawke's Bay will be hosting New Zealand's first outdoor Pickleball tournament. We are expecting people from Hawke's Bay and from other parts of the country to attend the event. This event is for all experienced Pickleball players. Categories include: under 21, men's open, women's...

    Date: Saturday 30 November to Sunday 1 December
    Where:
    Old Netball Clubrooms, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Pickleball Hawke's Bay Tournament


    Free
    MTG Family Movie Club - The Polar Express

    MTG Family Movie Club - The Polar Express

    Make your way into the CBD nice and early, snaffle a free carpark and join us for a free family movie screening! Finishing at lunchtime, this will leave you with plenty of time to head downtown, grab a bite to eat and get a good possie to watch the Christmas Parade (starting at 1pm). When a...

    Date: Sunday 1 December
    Where:
    MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - MTG Family Movie Club - The Polar Express


    Free
    2019 Harcourts Christmas Parade & Fiesta

    2019 Harcourts Christmas Parade & Fiesta

    The Harcourts Christmas Parade will be the highlight of the year for your family. The parade starts at 1pm leaving from Clive Square, then travelling down Tennyson Street, turning right into Hastings Street and then heading down Emerson Street and finishing at Clive Square. The Parade will then...

    Date: Sunday 1 December
    Where:
    Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - 2019 Harcourts Christmas Parade & Fiesta


    Free
    Lego

    Lego

    We're excited to bring Lego sessions to Napier Libraries! Lego® sessions encourage collaborative play with others while using our new Lego collection. All resources are provided free. Sessions are open to all children, family and friends. No bookings required, so pop in when it suits the...

    Date: Sunday 1 December to Sunday 29 December
    Where:
    Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Lego


    Free
    Summer Sundaze

    Summer Sundaze

    14 Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Ian Munro - international class live performer and recording artist. - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds...

    Date: Sunday 1 December to Sunday 5 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sundaze


    Jack & The Beanstalk

    Jack & The Beanstalk

    Jump into the Holiday spirit with laughter and tradition and join the festive fun at this year’s pantomime – Roger Hall’s Jack and the Beanstalk. Brought to you by Waipawa Musical & Dramatics Society Jack and his mother are so poor they have to sell their beloved cow, Betsy. Young Jack...

    Date: Thursday 28 November to Sunday 1 December
    Where:
    Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

    Read more » - Jack & The Beanstalk


    Free
    Boredom Busters

    Boredom Busters

    Looking for something to do after school? join us in the Flaxmere Library to make new friends, enjoy some fun activities and learn some new skills. Ages 5+ We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Monday 18 November to Monday 16 December
    Where:
    Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Boredom Busters


    Free
    Minecraft Club

    Minecraft Club

    Do you love gaming? Are you a fan of Minecraft? Then come along to our Minecraft Club sessions where you can collaborate with other like-minded gamers, swap tips and get creative in weekly theme challenges! Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. Held every Monday, term time only. We may...

    Date: Monday 18 November to Monday 16 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Minecraft Club


    Free
    Rhythm and Rhymes

    Rhythm and Rhymes

    A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

    Date: Tuesday 19 November to Tuesday 17 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Rhythm and Rhymes


    Free
    Bakers Club

    Bakers Club

    Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to share your baking experiences and recipes. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may...

    Date: Tuesday 3 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Bakers Club


    Free
    Hastings Scrabble Club

    Hastings Scrabble Club

    Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4:30pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Tuesday 19 November to Tuesday 17 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings Scrabble Club


    NZ Army Band In Concert

    NZ Army Band In Concert

    Fresh from their successful trip to Scotland for the 2019 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo the world famous New Zealand Army Band is going to perform in the MTG Century Theatre at 7:30pm on Tuesday the 3rd of December. This is the first time in many years the Army Band have performed an Evening...

    Date: Tuesday 3 December
    Where:
    MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - NZ Army Band In Concert


    Free
    Rummikub

    Rummikub

    Come and play or learn how to play the game of Rummikub. Rummikub is a tile-based game for 2-4 players, combining elements of the card game rummy and mahjong. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Rummikub


    Free
    Read 'N' Chat

    Read 'N' Chat

    Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December
    Where:
    Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Read 'N' Chat


    Free
    Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

    Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

    The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group


    Free
    Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

    Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

    U3A Mah Jong Group meets on Wednesday mornings in the Hastings War Memorial Library. For more information please contact U3A Hastings. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group


    Free
    Santa's Wonderland

    Santa's Wonderland

    Come and visit Santa's Wonderland in Hastings CBD! Opening on December 4th, bring the kids down to meet the man in red himself and wander through a wonderland of intricately decorated Christmas trees. Find us in the Hastings CBD Mall, opposite BJ's. Entry is free, but we will be collecting gold...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December to Tuesday 24 December
    Where:
    Hastings City Mall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Santa's Wonderland


    Free
    U3A Book Club

    U3A Book Club

    Havelock North U3A host two book discussion groups at Havelock North Library. One group meets on the first Wednesday of the month and the other group meets on the second Tuesday of each month. For more information please call HN U3A Secretary on +06 878 5920.

    Date: Wednesday 4 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - U3A Book Club


    Free
    Preschool Storytime

    Preschool Storytime

    Join us on Wednesdays at 10:30am for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Hastings Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Preschool Storytime


    Free
    Havelock North Preschool Storytime

    Havelock North Preschool Storytime

    Join us on Wednesdays for a fun storytime and craft session in the Children's Area at Havelock North Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Havelock North Preschool Storytime


    Free
    Newcomers Lunches

    Newcomers Lunches

    Are you new (ish) to Hawke's Bay? Would you like to meet other people who have moved to this area? Come and join us for lunch which we have every fortnight on a Wednesday at 12 noon at a different place in Napier. It's a great social and informal time for us all to meet and catch up. Everyone is...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December
    Where:
    Kilim Turkish Cafe, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Newcomers Lunches


    Free
    Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market

    Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market

    Every Wednesday from 4.30pm - 7pm over Summer, come and join us at the Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market. Pick up your mid week organic fresh food shopping and stay for a picnic dinner (sweet and savoury French crepes along with fresh tacos and more) while listening to sweet sounds playing from...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December to Wednesday 26 February
    Where:
    Te Awanga Community Hall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market


    Free
    Trivia Quiz

    Trivia Quiz

    Come in and enjoy our delicious food with a nice hot or cold drink, then join a team or register a team of your own for a night of quiz. Our quiz nights are interactive, incorporating our venue's entertainment system to run the entire night through big screen projectors and/or televisions. Each...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Trivia Quiz


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    Lola Sola (Oz)

    Lola Sola (Oz)

    Lola Sola Folk/Blues/Soul Singer-songwriter Lola Sola is a touring devotee, lover of cheap wine, laughter and long conversations and has been making her mark on the hearts of both Australians & Kiwis for the past 3 years. No stranger to a suitcase, an open road or a budget airline; she has been...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Lola Sola (Oz)


    Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Christmas Night - Paintvine

    Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Christmas Night - Paintvine

    The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December
    Where:
    Shed 2 On the Quay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Paint and Wine Night - A Starry Christmas Night - Paintvine


    Free
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    Open Mic Comedy Night

    Open Mic Comedy Night

    Hawkes Bay Comedy Club presents open mic comedy night. Enjoy a laugh and a drink or give comedy a go yourself! This night is a safe and supportive environment for budding comedians to strut their stuff. This is going to be an epic night! Hawkes Bay Comedy Club presents open mic comedy...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December
    Where:
    Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Open Mic Comedy Night


    Free
    Flaxmere Library Preschool Storytime

    Flaxmere Library Preschool Storytime

    Join us on Thursdays at 10:30am for a fun storytime and craft session in the Flaxmere Library. All are welcome for stories and fun! Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Please note these sessions are only during school terms. We may take photographs or video recordings during events...

    Date: Thursday 21 November to Thursday 19 December
    Where:
    Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Flaxmere Library Preschool Storytime


    Free
    Young At Heart

    Young At Heart

    A book club at Havelock North Library for older adults, talking about books and presenting new books. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Thursday 5 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Young At Heart


    Free
    Evening Book Club: CANCELLED

    Evening Book Club: CANCELLED

    First Thursday of every month alternating between Napier and Taradale Libraries. Bring a favourite book to share and get some fresh ideas on what to read next. Meets at the same time as the children's book club. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and...

    Date: Thursday 5 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Evening Book Club: CANCELLED


    Free
    Read 'n' Recommend Children's and Teens' Book Club

    Read 'n' Recommend Children's and Teens' Book Club

    Hello Readers! Welcome to Napier Libraries Read n Recommend Book Club where you can earn a reward from your book reviews and meet other like-minded readers! Your book club will also have a social meeting the first Thursday of every month 5.30pm- 6.30pm alternating between Napier library and...

    Date: Thursday 5 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Read 'n' Recommend Children's and Teens' Book Club


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    2016 Vintage Port Tasting

    2016 Vintage Port Tasting

    On December 5th, at 7pm The Urban Winery will be hosting a 2016 Vintage Port Tasting lead by none other than Warren Gibson in the historic board room of the National Tobacco Building. Featuring 6 ports from Portugal and 2 from Trinity Hill, this 8 part tasting is not to be missed. Come savor...

    Date: Thursday 5 December
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - 2016 Vintage Port Tasting


    Sanctuary Sounds Music Festival

    Sanctuary Sounds Music Festival

    Sanctuary Sounds Music Festival 2019 'Under the Big Top' New Zealand's Biggest Little Festival! 3 days in sunny Hawkes Bay! Sanctuary Sounds is a not-for-profit music festival showcasing an eclectic mix of music from all over New Zealand and Australia. The 3 day festival is held on a...

    Date: Friday 6 December to Sunday 8 December
    Where:
    Sanctuary Sounds, Takapau, Central Hawke's Bay

    Read more » - Sanctuary Sounds Music Festival


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    Underneath the Mistletoe

    Underneath the Mistletoe

    Underneath the Mistletoe It's Christmas time again and the Boomb Funk Variety Performers are excited to bring you another amazing festive show. Let your mind go wild and all your Christmas dreams come true! All your favourite local performers and a few surprises too. We can't wait to tear up...

    Date: Friday 6 December
    Where:
    Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Underneath the Mistletoe


    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Flaxmere Parkrun


    Free
    Napier Urban Farmers' Market

    Napier Urban Farmers' Market

    Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the local shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to cook up a true locavore's meal. Shop local and enjoy some of the best produce from...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 29 February
    Where:
    Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Napier Urban Farmers' Market


    Free
    Courtyard Pop-up

    Courtyard Pop-up

    We are just a small group of friends getting together to catch up, drink coffee and sell our beautiful wares right outside Hawthorne Coffee Roasters in the heart of Havelock North. You will find stalls selling handmade Italian leather bags, Middle Eastern homewares, hand embroidered cotton...

    Date: Saturday 7 December to Saturday 14 December
    Where:
    Hawthorne Coffee Roasters, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Courtyard Pop-up


    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions

    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions

    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library is a non-profit, run entirely by motivated volunteers whose aim is to promote and encourage the value of learning through play. We are a community that welcomes children, their families and caregivers to come and borrow well designed-educational toys, games,...

    Date: Saturday 7 December to Saturday 15 February
    Where:
    Plunket Rooms, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions


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    Christmas Premier High Tea

    Christmas Premier High Tea

    Celebrate the end of year with a fabulous Christmas Premier High Tea at The County Hotel. High Tea is quite simply a ritual of pleasure & divine decadence. Delicious and fun, it is an afternoon treat that simply delights the palate, mind, and soul. High Tea is very special and creates moments to...

    Date: Saturday 7 December to Saturday 14 December
    Where:
    The County Hotel, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Christmas Premier High Tea


    Free
    Summer Sessions

    Summer Sessions

    20 Saturday Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Dan Sharp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sessions


    Celebrate Christmas with Octavius

    Celebrate Christmas with Octavius

    Octavius choir will present two performances of its Christmas concert this year – one at All Saints, Taradale and the other in St. Luke’s Church, Havelock North. The need for a second concert became obvious when, at the choir’s last concert in the Octagon at All Saints, Taradale, the rush of...

    Date: Saturday 7 December
    Where:
    St Luke's Anglican Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Celebrate Christmas with Octavius


    Impact Pro Wrestling: Centennial Brawl 2019

    Impact Pro Wrestling: Centennial Brawl 2019

    The best professional wrestling in New Zealand arrives in Napier for a night of high-flying pro wrestling action! We have an explosive live event lined up featuring the New Zealand Heavyweight Champion Jamie Tagataese, Napier's own Sir Mr Burns, fan-favorite 'The Deal' Dal Knox and much...

    Date: Saturday 7 December
    Where:
    Rodney Green Centennial Events Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Impact Pro Wrestling: Centennial Brawl 2019


    Saturday Night Session with Jess Atkin

    Saturday Night Session with Jess Atkin

    If you don't know who Jess Atkin is by now you've clearly not been down to the Urban Winery! Jess and the gang are continuing their residency at the Urban Winery through this summer! Their soulful, raw, contagious energy is exactly what a Saturday night calls for. $10 at the door, music...

    Date: Saturday 7 December
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Saturday Night Session with Jess Atkin


    Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour

    Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour

    Singer/Songwriter Jason Kerrison is taking his talents across Aotearoa on a special solo songbook tour, hosted at delightful intimate venues sharing Opshop, The Babysitters Circus songs, solo work including his new single and some of his personal all-time favourites. With 15 shows between...

    Date: Saturday 7 December
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour


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    The Man: Hawkes Bay Return Season

    The Man: Hawkes Bay Return Season

    The Return of the fabulous solo show that binds standup comedy and theatre together in yellow grease paint and latex rubber. This is the manic monologue of a modern jester as he foolishly holds court to his fellow citizens at Speakers Corner in Londons Hyde Park. Not for the faint of heart or dull...

    Date: Saturday 7 December
    Where:
    Taradale RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Man: Hawkes Bay Return Season


    Free
    A Kiwi Christmas Market

    A Kiwi Christmas Market

    Taradale Sunday Market Brings you the Kiwi Christmas Market. Locally made Gifts, Arts and Crafts. Polished stones, Painted Stones, Crystals, Wooden Toys, Up-Cycled goods, Jewellery, and so much more. For more information or to book a stall contact Corinna - 0220387068. Stall prices start from...

    Date: Sunday 8 December
    Where:
    Taradale RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - A Kiwi Christmas Market


    Handel's Messiah

    Handel's Messiah

    This magnificent traditional work 'Messiah' by Handel, features a scriptural text from the King James Bible, the Psalms and the Book of Common Prayer, in all 53 movements in three parts. The Soloists are Shauna Tweed, Soprano, Sarah Court, Mezzo-Soprano, IanTetley, the tenor and James Harrison the...

    Date: Sunday 8 December
    Where:
    Village Baptist Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Handel's Messiah


    7 Days - 10th Birthday Live Tour

    7 Days - 10th Birthday Live Tour

    7 Days is turning 10 this year, and like any ten-year old’s birthday there will be chaos, laughter, tears and junk food. 7 Days is going on its biggest tour ever this November and December, performing New Zealand’s most successful ever comedy show live in theatres in 14 towns around New...

    Date: Sunday 8 December
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - 7 Days - 10th Birthday Live Tour


    Free
    Read 'N' Chat

    Read 'N' Chat

    Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

    Date: Wednesday 11 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Read 'N' Chat


    Hastings Twilight Christmas at the Races

    Hastings Twilight Christmas at the Races

    Celebrate the year and celebrate the season with Christmas at the Races! Treat yourself to an action-packed day of entertainment including fantastic food and drink, live music and thrilling racing action. From a low-key picnic on the lawn to a festive themed and fully catered marquee of your...

    Date: Wednesday 11 December
    Where:
    Hastings Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings Twilight Christmas at the Races


    Paint and Wine Night - Piwakawaka - Paintvine

    Paint and Wine Night - Piwakawaka - Paintvine

    The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

    Date: Wednesday 11 December
    Where:
    Shed 2 On the Quay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Paint and Wine Night - Piwakawaka - Paintvine


    Free
    Hastings City Christmas Arts & Crafts Night Market

    Hastings City Christmas Arts & Crafts Night Market

    Join us for a night of celebration and joy (and last minute shopping) as we head into Christmas. This is the second of our Christmas themed Night Markets and is the perfect opportunity to pick up some last last-minute stocking stuffers and gifts for the whole family. Your favourite food trucks...

    Date: Thursday 12 December
    Where:
    Hastings City Mall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings City Christmas Arts & Crafts Night Market


    Christmas Oratoria Bach

    Christmas Oratoria Bach

    Bach - Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 The complete Bach Christmas Oratorio is a rare opportunity to hear back to back the six cantatas of which the oratorio is comprised. The virtuosity of solo parts, choir and orchestra makes this wonderful work an exciting journey for both audience and...

    Date: Friday 13 December to Sunday 15 December
    Where:
    Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Christmas Oratoria Bach


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    Racing - Mini Simmons

    Racing - Mini Simmons

    Auckland-based tropicalia groove maestros Racing are back on the road this summer for an onslaught of shows across the nation, and are being joined by blues rock '60s & '70s guitar wranglers Mini Simmons for selected dates.Racing also play Eggfest in the Coromandel on December 29th with Fleetmac...

    Date: Friday 13 December
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Racing - Mini Simmons


    Free
    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Join Mack at one of the premium vineyards in the Bay and experience a sensory treat of good food, great wine and excellent acoustic stylings of Mack and his guitars, as he plays and sings originals as well as covers of folk and rock classics. Described by Rock Radio UK as "one of the best...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack


    Free
    Cox Partners Christmas at the Park

    Cox Partners Christmas at the Park

    Free to enter, family friendly community event. Gates open at 3.00pm. Activities for kids, free face painting and kids' confidence course. Entertainment starts at 5.00pm which includes local and nationally recognised artists, Christmas carols, Santa Claus and fireworks display.

    Date: Saturday 14 December
    Where:
    Anderson Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Cox Partners Christmas at the Park


    Free
    Markets At the Park

    Markets At the Park

    We want to create a fun and chilled out environment where the public can enjoy the summer sun while listening to some acoustic music in the background and a chance to play some lawn games. Food vendors Beer, wine & cider Craft stalls Family friendly event 4:30pm - 8:30pm: Dec 14th &...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Friday 14 February
    Where:
    Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Markets At the Park


    Motel California Premiere Tribute to The Eagles

    Motel California Premiere Tribute to The Eagles

    Motel California is New Zealand's premier tribute to the Eagles Band. Playing all the best loved Eagles hits. Recognised for their accomplished & highly skilled musicianship. Selling out venues and receiving brilliant reviews. As seen on TV3 The Project. Have yourself an Eagles Christmas Office...

    Date: Saturday 14 December
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Motel California Premiere Tribute to The Eagles


    Tchaikovsky Violin Concert - Mendelssohn Symphony

    Tchaikovsky Violin Concert - Mendelssohn Symphony

    Mendelssohn - The Herbrides Overture ( Fingal's Cave) Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.35 Mendelssohn Symphony - No 3 in A minor, Op.56 Amalia Hall returns to delight us with her virtuoso playing of the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto. Mendelssohn’s Scottish Symphony ranks among the...

    Date: Saturday 14 December
    Where:
    Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Tchaikovsky Violin Concert - Mendelssohn Symphony


    Fiesta of Lights

    Fiesta of Lights

    There's so much more to see at our 21st anniverssary celebration. Dazzling light displays scattered along a tree-lined trail are surrounded by thousands of sparkling fairy lights. Started in 1998 our holiday light event has grown in size and offers a fun experience for young and old. On New...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Sunday 5 January
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fiesta of Lights


    Free
    Tuia-mai-tawhiti Festival

    Tuia-mai-tawhiti Festival

    A Waka Festival will be held to celebrate the arrival of the waka hourua to Mahia-mai-tawhiti. This grassroots festival celebrates our Pacific Voyaging traditions, the Moana, as well as showcasing local community talents and businesses. Join the people of Māhia and the waka crews for regattas,...

    Date: Sunday 15 December
    Where:
    Māhia Beach, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Tuia-mai-tawhiti Festival


    The Sunday Sessions

    The Sunday Sessions

    Join us for a cruisy Sesh on the lawn - our wine, their music and your vibe. Summer in Te Awanga at its finest! Entry is $5 at the gate, kids under 14 are free, bring a picnic rug, sprawl out, sit back and relax. Bring a picnic or pizzas, platters and all-day grazing available from our fab Te...

    Date: Sunday 15 December to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Sunday Sessions


    Free
    Lego

    Lego

    We're excited to bring Lego sessions to Napier Libraries! Lego® sessions encourage collaborative play with others while using our new Lego collection. All resources are provided free. Sessions are open to all children, family and friends. No bookings required, so pop in when it suits the...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 22 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Lego


    Free
    9 Lessons & Carols

    9 Lessons & Carols

    The congregation of St Matthew's extend a warm invitation to all to come together and share in the message of Christmas at this very special service. Readings, songs and beautiful music from the outstanding Four's Company singers, all within the iconic St Matthew's Church, in the heart of...

    Date: Sunday 15 December
    Where:
    St Matthew's Anglican Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - 9 Lessons & Carols


    Free
    Heretaunga Women's Centre Community Christmas Lunch

    Heretaunga Women's Centre Community Christmas Lunch

    Every year the Heretaunga Women's Centre hosts a community Christmas lunch for women only and of course 2019 will be no different! There will be a delicious and free Christmas lunch, cooked by the women of the Heretaunga Women's Centre. As always the lunch will be a lovely, festive occasion...

    Date: Monday 16 December
    Where:
    Heretaunga Women's Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Heretaunga Women's Centre Community Christmas Lunch


    Free
    Wine Books and More

    Wine Books and More

    Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. We may take...

    Date: Tuesday 19 November to Tuesday 17 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Wine Books and More


    Free
    Knit and Natter

    Knit and Natter

    Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Napier and Taradale Libraries. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Knit and Natter


    Free
    Hastings Library Bookchat

    Hastings Library Bookchat

    Come along at 10:30am on the third Wednesday of each month and share books you have enjoyed and hear from other readers. All welcome.

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings Library Bookchat


    Food & Wine Pairing Christmas Edition

    Food & Wine Pairing Christmas Edition

    After 10 months of sold out Food & Wine Pairing events, we are opening ticket sales up to the public for our Food & Wine Pairing Christmas Extravaganza! 6 courses of gourmet deliciousness paired beautifully with the incredible wines of Squawking Magpie, in a beautiful Christmas setting. Come...

    Date: Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Food & Wine Pairing Christmas Edition


    Free
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    Open Mic Comedy Night

    Open Mic Comedy Night

    Hawkes Bay Comedy Club presents open mic comedy night at the Common Room. Enjoy a laugh and a drink or give comedy a go yourself! This night is a safe and supportive environment for budding comedians to strut their stuff. This is going to be an epic night! Hawkes Bay Comedy Club presents...

    Date: Wednesday 20 November to Wednesday 18 December
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Open Mic Comedy Night


    Free
    Third Thursday Book Club

    Third Thursday Book Club

    A book club at Havelock North Library for adults, talking about books and presenting new books. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

    Date: Thursday 21 November to Thursday 19 December
    Where:
    Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Third Thursday Book Club


    Free
    Salsa Thursdays

    Salsa Thursdays

    Calling all salsa dancers! Once monthly the UW gladly invites you to come move your feet and show your skills from 6-9 pm. Enjoy Salsa music brought to you by DJ Timba George! Grab a bite to eat with our tapas menu and stay hydrated with our many beverage options!

    Date: Thursday 19 December
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Salsa Thursdays


    Xmas Acoustic Showcase

    Xmas Acoustic Showcase

    Announcing: Xmas Acoustic Showcase. Email thecabana@xtra.co.nz or PM me if you'd like a spot.

    Date: Thursday 19 December
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Xmas Acoustic Showcase


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    Summer Solstice with Shapeshifter

    Summer Solstice with Shapeshifter

    Madcap and Etiquette bring you the most anticipated show this summer in Hawke’s Bay. The inaugural ‘Summer Solstice’ concert takes place on Friday December 20th at the iconic Hawke’s Bay Racing Centre. Featuring award winning kiwi acts, headlined by Shapeshifter and support from The...

    Date: Friday 20 December
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay Racing Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Solstice with Shapeshifter


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    Mirrored Walls & Sons of Henrik

    Mirrored Walls & Sons of Henrik

    Join us for happy hour from 4-6 and get your spots for this awesome two band line up starting at 6:30! Both Mirrored Walls and Sons of Henrik have prepared a special acoustic set of originals. $10 cover. Sons of Henrik are an all-original acoustic/electric rock band based around the vocal and...

    Date: Friday 20 December
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Mirrored Walls & Sons of Henrik


    Free
    Fraser Mack

    Fraser Mack

    Book yourself a treat when you book a table at Crab Farm Winery. Join Fraser Mack at Crab Farm Winery's restaurant for a few hours of acoustic originals and covers. You might have heard him during Hawkes Bay Summers in wineries and cafes. You may have seen him in the evening with his dynamic...

    Date: Friday 22 November to Friday 20 December
    Where:
    Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fraser Mack


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    Diggin' Bones - Rock Into Christmas

    Diggin' Bones - Rock Into Christmas

    Rock Into Christmas with some stone cold classic songs performed by Diggin’ Bones live on stage! Led Zeppelin, David Bowie, Cream, Jimi Hendrix, Aerosmith, Alice Cooper and much more... Let your hair down and rock the night away! Diggin’ Bones at the wonderful Paisley Stage on Friday, 20th of...

    Date: Friday 20 December
    Where:
    Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Diggin' Bones - Rock Into Christmas


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    4th Birthday Bash

    4th Birthday Bash

    It's time! GodsOwn Brewery are celebrating their 4th Birthday in the Hop Garden by providing chilled vibes and family entertainment with local talent from 'Arahi' from 12 noon to 5 pm. We will then be Folking things up in the Hop Garden with the Awesome NZ band 'Albi and the Wolves' from 5 pm...

    Date: Saturday 21 December
    Where:
    GodsOwn Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - 4th Birthday Bash


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    The Cabana Xmas Party with Groove Foundation and Friends

    The Cabana Xmas Party with Groove Foundation and Friends

    The Cabana Xmas Party is always a great night. With lots of out of townees home for Xmas it is the meeting point before the big day. FREE glass of Champers on entry and $5 beers and tequila's throughout the night. Featuring TOP H.Bay Covers band Groove Foundation and friends. Groove...

    Date: Saturday 21 December
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Cabana Xmas Party with Groove Foundation and Friends


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    Brown Sugar Rolling Stones Band Paisley Stage

    Brown Sugar Rolling Stones Band Paisley Stage

    Back in Napier! Renowned around the country now for delivering a high energy good time old school live rock n' roll show. This high energy 5 piece rock n'roll show’s coming back to Paisley Stage. Songs from the institution that the Rolling Stones are from past 50 years and delivered like they...

    Date: Saturday 21 December
    Where:
    Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Brown Sugar Rolling Stones Band Paisley Stage


    Free
    Mack and The Three Wise Birds

    Mack and The Three Wise Birds

    Come and join Fraser Mack at Hawkes Bay's newest Garden Bar! Relax, socialise, soak up the sun while Mack entertains you with his dynamic and distinctive sound influenced by blues, rock, folk and flamenco. The Three Wise Birds is child friendly and also dog friendly. Like what Mack does? If you...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 22 December
    Where:
    Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Mack and The Three Wise Birds


    Free
    Carols by Candlelight

    Carols by Candlelight

    Come join Deco Bay Brass in a very special Christmas celebration held in one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in the country - Napier Botanical Gardens. We start with a Christmas Concert from 6.00pm. This will be followed by community carol singing in a magical candlelit setting. This fun,...

    Date: Sunday 22 December
    Where:
    Napier Botanical Gardens, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Carols by Candlelight


    L.A.B

    L.A.B

    L.A.B. was founded by the legendary Kora brothers Brad Kora (drums) and Stu Kora (guitar, keys) and quickly engaged the extraordinary talents of Joel Shadbolt (Batucada Sound Machine) on lead vocals & guitar and Ara Adams-Tamatea (Katchafire) on bass. The L.A.B. sound is one which has seen them...

    Date: Sunday 22 December
    Where:
    Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - L.A.B


    Boxing Day Festival 2019

    Boxing Day Festival 2019

    Iconic to the Hawke’s Bay social calendar, the annual Boxing Day Festival returns to Cape Estate in 2019 after another sold-out festival in 2018. The festival delivers the very best in Hawke’s Bay hospitality and entertainment drawing together family and friends in an open-air garden stage...

    Date: Thursday 26 December
    Where:
    Cape Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Boxing Day Festival 2019


    Black Barn OpenAir Cinema

    Black Barn OpenAir Cinema

    Black Barn OpenAir Cinema – A Festival of Film under the Stars The planning is already in full swing for the 16th OpenAir Cinema season in Havelock North. Whilst the film line-up is still being finalised, there will be plenty of variety to satisfy a broad range of movie appetites. The crowd...

    Date: Friday 27 December to Monday 6 January
    Where:
    Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Black Barn OpenAir Cinema


    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Come along for a great evening immersing yourself in Fraser Mack's distinctive mix of blues, rock, folk, and flamenco! Have you The Urban Winery tapas ? Or their craft beer, cocktails and premium Hawke's Bay wine? What are you waiting for?! Great music, excellent food and fine beverages......

    Date: Saturday 30 November to Saturday 28 March
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


    The Hendrix Project - Jimi Hendrix Tribute

    The Hendrix Project - Jimi Hendrix Tribute

    Performing electrifying versions of songs from Hendrix's albums: Are You Experienced, Axis: Bold As Love, Electric Ladyland and Band of Gypsys, The Hendrix Project deliver a show you don't want to miss! From Monterey to Woodstock and beyond. You'll love The Hendrix Project's renditions of Hey...

    Date: Saturday 28 December
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Hendrix Project - Jimi Hendrix Tribute


    Free
    The Ossian Street Vintage Market

    The Ossian Street Vintage Market

    The Ossian Street Vintage Market is a treasure trove of vintage clothing, vintage kimonos, collectables, secondhand vinyl, furniture, linens, trashy treasures and accessories. Find us in the car park opposite FG Smiths Eatery and Aroha & Friends. Running the last Sunday of the month. Weather...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Ossian Street Vintage Market


    Free
    Wild West Festival Market Day

    Wild West Festival Market Day

    As part of the Wild West Festival, Hawkes Bay Naturist Club are holding a Market Day open to the public on their grounds from 10 am to 3 pm on the 30th December 2019. Entry is free, if you're interested in the naturist lifestyle or just like to shop come along and join the fun. Stalls...

    Date: Monday 30 December
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay Naturist Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Wild West Festival Market Day


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    New Year’s Eve Reggae Explosion

    New Year’s Eve Reggae Explosion

    New Year’s Eve Reggae Explosion with Hawkes Bay favourite reggae band The Rude Boyz with NZ hip-hop legend DLT spinning sounds into the wee hours of the new year. This is going to be the best new year eve party in Hawke’s Bay. Great music, awesome crowd, cool refreshments and pulsating...

    Date: Tuesday 31 December
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - New Year’s Eve Reggae Explosion


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    Ring In the Roaring 20's, New Year's Eve Party

    Ring In the Roaring 20's, New Year's Eve Party

    Ring in the Roaring 20's this New Year's Eve as we once again enter the age of Art Deco. And where better to celebrate this New Year's than in the historic building of the National Tobacco Company? The Urban Winery gladly presents this evening of cabaret style entertainment provided by Lady and...

    Date: Tuesday 31 December
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Ring In the Roaring 20's, New Year's Eve Party


    January 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Flaxmere Parkrun


    Interislander Summer Festival Hastings Races

    Interislander Summer Festival Hastings Races

    A stunning setting, relaxed atmosphere and fantastic live entertainment - this is summer NZ! Treat the whole gang to classic summer memories and smiles with a fun-filled day out trackside at the Interislander Summer Festival at Hastings Racecourse on Wednesday 1 January. Escape with friends and...

    Date: Wednesday 1 January
    Where:
    Hastings Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Interislander Summer Festival Hastings Races


    Free
    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Join Mack at one of the premium vineyards in the Bay and experience a sensory treat of good food, great wine and excellent acoustic stylings of Mack and his guitars, as he plays and sings originals as well as covers of folk and rock classics. Described by Rock Radio UK as "one of the best...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack


    Fiesta of Lights

    Fiesta of Lights

    There's so much more to see at our 21st anniverssary celebration. Dazzling light displays scattered along a tree-lined trail are surrounded by thousands of sparkling fairy lights. Started in 1998 our holiday light event has grown in size and offers a fun experience for young and old. On New...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Sunday 5 January
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fiesta of Lights


    Black Barn OpenAir Cinema

    Black Barn OpenAir Cinema

    Black Barn OpenAir Cinema – A Festival of Film under the Stars The planning is already in full swing for the 16th OpenAir Cinema season in Havelock North. Whilst the film line-up is still being finalised, there will be plenty of variety to satisfy a broad range of movie appetites. The crowd...

    Date: Friday 27 December to Monday 6 January
    Where:
    Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Black Barn OpenAir Cinema


    Free
    Napier Urban Farmers' Market

    Napier Urban Farmers' Market

    Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the local shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to cook up a true locavore's meal. Shop local and enjoy some of the best produce from...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 29 February
    Where:
    Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Napier Urban Farmers' Market


    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions

    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions

    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library is a non-profit, run entirely by motivated volunteers whose aim is to promote and encourage the value of learning through play. We are a community that welcomes children, their families and caregivers to come and borrow well designed-educational toys, games,...

    Date: Saturday 7 December to Saturday 15 February
    Where:
    Plunket Rooms, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions


    The Topp Twins & The Warratahs - Summer Series

    The Topp Twins & The Warratahs - Summer Series

    Gates open at 5pm. The Warratahs will open the show at 7pm. Free camping on the night of concert for all ticket holders. The Topp Twins, are New Zealand national treasures who have performed around the world as an original comedy-music duo for more than 25 years. The twins re-invent themselves...

    Date: Saturday 4 January
    Where:
    River Park Event Centre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

    Read more » - The Topp Twins & The Warratahs - Summer Series


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    Saturday Night Session: The Response

    Saturday Night Session: The Response

    The Urban Winery is excited to announce this Saturday Night Session with: The Response. After meeting at Jazz School and refining their sound through several releases and a stint living in Canada, The Response craft alternative pop songs that are both introspective and energetic. The...

    Date: Saturday 4 January
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Saturday Night Session: The Response


    Los Phoenix - The Magician Tour 2020

    Los Phoenix - The Magician Tour 2020

    Forged in the Furnace of Middle Earth: Los Phoenix is set to return with his highly anticipated sophomore album 'The Magician'. Come and witness the Kiwi MC bring in the new year with magic by performing songs live at The Cabana. 'Believe in Magic' by Los Phoenix is Available Everywhere...

    Date: Saturday 4 January
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Los Phoenix - The Magician Tour 2020


    Free
    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 1 March
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market


    Free
    Sundaze with The Puketapu

    Sundaze with The Puketapu

    Sacred Hill Vineyards and classic country pub The Puketapu have joined forces for Sundaze - wine, food and music in the Bay’s beautiful Dartmoor countryside, amongst the established trees and gardens at the original winery site. “At Sacred Hill we make wines to be enjoyed with food, family...

    Date: Sunday 5 January to Sunday 16 February
    Where:
    Sacred Hill Cellar Door, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sundaze with The Puketapu


    Free
    Summer Sundaze

    Summer Sundaze

    14 Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Ian Munro - international class live performer and recording artist. - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds...

    Date: Sunday 1 December to Sunday 5 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sundaze


    Free
    Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market

    Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market

    Every Wednesday from 4.30pm - 7pm over Summer, come and join us at the Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market. Pick up your mid week organic fresh food shopping and stay for a picnic dinner (sweet and savoury French crepes along with fresh tacos and more) while listening to sweet sounds playing from...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December to Wednesday 26 February
    Where:
    Te Awanga Community Hall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market


    Drax Project

    Drax Project

    Drax Project are embarking on their biggest summer tour yet! And the Kiwi pop sensations are taking a top-notch line-up of emerging New Zealand talent along for the ride. Presented by The Edge and Eccles Entertainment, the Drax Project Summer Tour 2019/2020 will kick off in Riwaka on Saturday,...

    Date: Friday 10 January
    Where:
    Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Drax Project


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    The BOWIE Show

    The BOWIE Show

    Once a year it happens, at Paisley Stage its more important than Xmas and New Year, it's The Bowie Show. Join us in this epic celebration of the genius of David Bowie, through all the eras and guises, the Bowie show band take you on a rock n roll ride like no other. From Ziggy to Blackstar,...

    Date: Friday 10 January to Saturday 11 January
    Where:
    Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The BOWIE Show


    Free
    Another Day In Taradise

    Another Day In Taradise

    Every year in January, friends and family gather together to celebrate the best of Hawke’s Bay at Moana Park’s Another Day in Taradise. Now in its 14th year, Another Day in Taradise combines delicious Moana Park wines, boutique beers a great selection of delectable food, all matched with a...

    Date: Saturday 11 January
    Where:
    Moana Park Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Another Day In Taradise


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    Nest Fest 2020

    Nest Fest 2020

    Nest Fest is back again for a second year, continuing the story of a community of artists who are reshaping Aotearoa's musical landscape. But it's not just familiar names from top of the pops. Sticking to our roots of showcasing new sounds, we're including several international acts who have...

    Date: Saturday 11 January
    Where:
    Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Nest Fest 2020


    Free
    Summer Sessions

    Summer Sessions

    20 Saturday Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Dan Sharp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sessions


    Free
    Markets At the Park

    Markets At the Park

    We want to create a fun and chilled out environment where the public can enjoy the summer sun while listening to some acoustic music in the background and a chance to play some lawn games. Food vendors Beer, wine & cider Craft stalls Family friendly event 4:30pm - 8:30pm: Dec 14th &...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Friday 14 February
    Where:
    Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Markets At the Park


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    Drop Legs (Oz)

    Drop Legs (Oz)

    Current release: ‘Windows Down‘ (single) Genres: Hip Hop / Roots Drop Legs bring the party with their vibe lifting blend of surf rock, hip hop and reggae. Hailing from Byron Bay, Australia, Drop Legs have built a core following of fans thanks to their energetic party-friendly shows. The...

    Date: Friday 17 January
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Drop Legs (Oz)


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    The Bridge Pa Wine Festival 2020

    The Bridge Pa Wine Festival 2020

    Back for the sixth year in a row, seven wineries in the Bridge Pa Triangle Wine District of Hawke's Bay, are once again coming together to run the Bridge Pa Wine Festival. The wineries involved are Abbey Estate, Alpha Domus, Ash Ridge, Oak Estate, Paritua, Red Metal and Sileni. All will be...

    Date: Saturday 18 January
    Where:
    Bridge Pa Triangle Wine District, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Bridge Pa Wine Festival 2020


    The Lady Killers - Summer Series

    The Lady Killers - Summer Series

    Gates open at 5pm. Sir Duke will open the show at 7pm. Free camping on the night of concert for all ticket holders. The Lady Killers - are a dream team of some of New Zealand’s favourite female vocalists. From a whisper to a scream and everything in between, Tina Cross, Suzanne Lynch and...

    Date: Saturday 18 January
    Where:
    River Park Event Centre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

    Read more » - The Lady Killers - Summer Series


    Salsa Groove

    Salsa Groove

    The Urban Winery proudly presents: Salsa Groove! This incredible five piece band from Auckland is traveling here to bring you the best live salsa music in New Zealand. Clear the floor, move the tables, get a drink, and get ready to dance! Doors open at 6:30, band goes on at 7:30! Tickets...

    Date: Saturday 18 January
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Salsa Groove


    The Sunday Sessions

    The Sunday Sessions

    Join us for a cruisy Sesh on the lawn - our wine, their music and your vibe. Summer in Te Awanga at its finest! Entry is $5 at the gate, kids under 14 are free, bring a picnic rug, sprawl out, sit back and relax. Bring a picnic or pizzas, platters and all-day grazing available from our fab Te...

    Date: Sunday 15 December to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Sunday Sessions


    Free
    Fun Run/Walk Series

    Fun Run/Walk Series

    Mitre10 Park present a Fun Run/Walk Series. A fun and casual walking and/or running series around the limestone track at the Sports Park. Participants will get to enjoy the evening with family and/or friends. It is a chance to take a casual approach or to make it as competitive as you want. Go...

    Date: Monday 20 January to Monday 9 March
    Where:
    Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fun Run/Walk Series


    Free
    Hastings City Arts & Crafts Night Market

    Hastings City Arts & Crafts Night Market

    Get together with friends and family and join us for a fun summer evening at the Hastings City Arts and Craft Night Market. Grab a bite to eat from one of the many food trucks, sit back, relax, and take in the live entertainment and music, or do a spot of shopping and browse the market stalls...

    Date: Thursday 23 January
    Where:
    Hastings City Mall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings City Arts & Crafts Night Market


    Napier Port Harbour to Hills 2020

    Napier Port Harbour to Hills 2020

    We are very excited to bring you Napier Port Harbour to Hills for it’s fourth year running. Every year the event is growing and it’s not surprising being held in Hawke’s Bay such a picturesque region in New Zealand. We offer several different events which include a Middle Distance Triathlon,...

    Date: Saturday 25 January to Sunday 26 January
    Where:
    Perfume Point Reserve, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Napier Port Harbour to Hills 2020


    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Come along for a great evening immersing yourself in Fraser Mack's distinctive mix of blues, rock, folk, and flamenco! Have you The Urban Winery tapas ? Or their craft beer, cocktails and premium Hawke's Bay wine? What are you waiting for?! Great music, excellent food and fine beverages......

    Date: Saturday 30 November to Saturday 28 March
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


    Free
    The Ossian Street Vintage Market

    The Ossian Street Vintage Market

    The Ossian Street Vintage Market is a treasure trove of vintage clothing, vintage kimonos, collectables, secondhand vinyl, furniture, linens, trashy treasures and accessories. Find us in the car park opposite FG Smiths Eatery and Aroha & Friends. Running the last Sunday of the month. Weather...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Ossian Street Vintage Market


    Fat Freddy's Drop

    Fat Freddy's Drop

    The invincible Fat Freddy’s Drop has invited a swag of New Zealand’s finest musicians and international DJs to spark up their annual summer roady. The NZ Summer Record Tour 2020 is destined for Thames, Kerikeri, Tauranga, Auckland, Wellington, Havelock North, Christchurch and...

    Date: Friday 31 January to Saturday 1 February
    Where:
    Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fat Freddy's Drop


    February 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Flaxmere Parkrun


    Free
    Napier Urban Farmers' Market

    Napier Urban Farmers' Market

    Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the local shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to cook up a true locavore's meal. Shop local and enjoy some of the best produce from...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 29 February
    Where:
    Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Napier Urban Farmers' Market


    Futsal Tournament

    Futsal Tournament

    Format: - Competitive Senior Men’s - Social Mixed - Teens Teams to consist of up to 10 players max. The games will consist of 9min halves with a 2min halftime break. Referees will be provided for each game. The winning team will be the team that finishes top of their league. Prize...

    Date: Saturday 1 February
    Where:
    Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Futsal Tournament


    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions

    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions

    Havelock North Plunket Toy Library is a non-profit, run entirely by motivated volunteers whose aim is to promote and encourage the value of learning through play. We are a community that welcomes children, their families and caregivers to come and borrow well designed-educational toys, games,...

    Date: Saturday 7 December to Saturday 15 February
    Where:
    Plunket Rooms, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Havelock North Plunket Toy Library Sessions


    Free
    Vintage Camera & Photography Exhibition - ADF20

    Vintage Camera & Photography Exhibition - ADF20

    Relax and enjoy an exhibition of photographs taken during the 2019 Festival. This is an exhibition with a difference as each picture was taken with a vintage film camera! Also on display are a collection of pictures taken by Napier locals using family ‘box cameras’ made over 60 years ago....

    Date: Saturday 1 February to Friday 28 February
    Where:
    Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Vintage Camera & Photography Exhibition - ADF20


    Free
    Summer Sessions

    Summer Sessions

    20 Saturday Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Dan Sharp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sessions


    Free
    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Join Mack at one of the premium vineyards in the Bay and experience a sensory treat of good food, great wine and excellent acoustic stylings of Mack and his guitars, as he plays and sings originals as well as covers of folk and rock classics. Described by Rock Radio UK as "one of the best...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack


    An Evening with Michael Bublé

    An Evening with Michael Bublé

    After five sold out world tours, he's back! Michael Bublé returns to New Zealand for his only New Zealand show! TEG DAINTY and The Mission Estate Winery Concert announced today that global superstar Michael Bublé will return in February 2020 with a 36-piece orchestra to thrill his New Zealand...

    Date: Saturday 1 February
    Where:
    Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - An Evening with Michael Bublé


    Fat Freddy's Drop

    Fat Freddy's Drop

    The invincible Fat Freddy’s Drop has invited a swag of New Zealand’s finest musicians and international DJs to spark up their annual summer roady. The NZ Summer Record Tour 2020 is destined for Thames, Kerikeri, Tauranga, Auckland, Wellington, Havelock North, Christchurch and...

    Date: Friday 31 January to Saturday 1 February
    Where:
    Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fat Freddy's Drop


    Scott Clinic Ironkids Series

    Scott Clinic Ironkids Series

    The Scott Clinic Ironkids Triathlon is on again this year. This is always a popular event amongst our up and coming aspiring youth. There are different distances for the different ages and we encourage everybody to give it a “tri”. The event is managed in a safe enviroment utilising Napiers...

    Date: Sunday 2 February to Sunday 16 February
    Where:
    Ocean Spa, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Scott Clinic Ironkids Series


    Free
    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 1 March
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market


    Free
    Sundaze with The Puketapu

    Sundaze with The Puketapu

    Sacred Hill Vineyards and classic country pub The Puketapu have joined forces for Sundaze - wine, food and music in the Bay’s beautiful Dartmoor countryside, amongst the established trees and gardens at the original winery site. “At Sacred Hill we make wines to be enjoyed with food, family...

    Date: Sunday 5 January to Sunday 16 February
    Where:
    Sacred Hill Cellar Door, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Sundaze with The Puketapu


    Free
    Summer Sundaze

    Summer Sundaze

    14 Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Ian Munro - international class live performer and recording artist. - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds...

    Date: Sunday 1 December to Sunday 5 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sundaze


    Kingsley Spargo

    Kingsley Spargo

    Sound artist Kingsley Spargo’s broad sound palette both captivates and confronts his audience. Drawing across theatre, free improvised and contemporary music his most recent compositions include narratives of yearning and the geometry of life. This Napier man is no stranger to the stage, he...

    Date: Sunday 2 February
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Kingsley Spargo


    Free
    Fun Run/Walk Series

    Fun Run/Walk Series

    Mitre10 Park present a Fun Run/Walk Series. A fun and casual walking and/or running series around the limestone track at the Sports Park. Participants will get to enjoy the evening with family and/or friends. It is a chance to take a casual approach or to make it as competitive as you want. Go...

    Date: Monday 20 January to Monday 9 March
    Where:
    Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fun Run/Walk Series


    Free
    Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market

    Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market

    Every Wednesday from 4.30pm - 7pm over Summer, come and join us at the Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market. Pick up your mid week organic fresh food shopping and stay for a picnic dinner (sweet and savoury French crepes along with fresh tacos and more) while listening to sweet sounds playing from...

    Date: Wednesday 4 December to Wednesday 26 February
    Where:
    Te Awanga Community Hall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Te Awanga Organic Farmers Market


    Mission Concert ft. Elton John: SOLD OUT

    Mission Concert ft. Elton John: SOLD OUT

    Sir Elton John, recently crowned by Billboard as the most successful performing male solo artist of all time, will deliver his famed songbook to spellbound audiences, on his very last tour of New Zealand in our very own Mission Estate Winery in Napier. Beginning in Pennsylvania, USA in September...

    Date: Thursday 6 February to Saturday 15 February
    Where:
    Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Mission Concert ft. Elton John: SOLD OUT


    Free
    Markets At the Park

    Markets At the Park

    We want to create a fun and chilled out environment where the public can enjoy the summer sun while listening to some acoustic music in the background and a chance to play some lawn games. Food vendors Beer, wine & cider Craft stalls Family friendly event 4:30pm - 8:30pm: Dec 14th &...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Friday 14 February
    Where:
    Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Markets At the Park


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    Blind Boy Paxton

    Blind Boy Paxton

    American blues extraordinaire Blind Boy Paxton has announced his much-anticipated return to our shores for his biggest headline tour of New Zealand to date, playing eight shows across the country this February. With new songs to road test, a myriad of instruments in tow, and stories to tell, these...

    Date: Friday 7 February
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Blind Boy Paxton


    Outfield Festival 2020

    Outfield Festival 2020

    Outfield Festival is a brand new festival offering in New Zealand. Establishing itself in the beachside settlement of Te Awanga, with it's thriving arts and crafts community, surf for days, and an abundance of wineries. This festival promises to be a celebration of music, food, arts and...

    Date: Saturday 8 February
    Where:
    Te Awanga Downs, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Outfield Festival 2020


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    The Mutton Birds

    The Mutton Birds

    Due to popular demand and to scratch the itch to play more shows, Aotearoa’s beloved storytellers, announce three headline shows in Dunedin, Wellington and Napier to add to this summer’s already announced appearances. Says frontman Don McGlashan of the decision, “The impossible happens...

    Date: Saturday 8 February
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Mutton Birds


    Festival Opera - Cav & Pag - ADF20

    Festival Opera - Cav & Pag - ADF20

    Opera’s most famous and spectacular pairing, ‘Cavalleria Rusticana & I Pagliacci’ has captivated audiences over generations, and Festival Opera’s season will carry on the tradition. John Wilkie returns to direct a double cast, led by conductor Jose Aparicio, featuring the stunning Toni...

    Date: Tuesday 18 February to Monday 24 February
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Festival Opera - Cav & Pag - ADF20


    Art Deco Vintage Car Tours – ADF20

    Art Deco Vintage Car Tours – ADF20

    Discover Napier’s Art Deco heritage in style in a luxurious 1930s vintage car. Your 75-minute journey will take in the Art Deco Quarter, historic Port Ahuriri, a delightfully quaint Art Deco residential suburb, and includes visits to the world renowned Municipal Theatre and the iconic...

    Date: Wednesday 19 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Art Deco Vintage Car Tours – ADF20


    Free
    Fashion Retailers Walking Tour - ADF20

    Fashion Retailers Walking Tour - ADF20

    Come to town missing a few vital pieces? Be whisked around on a whirlwind walking tour of all the retail hot-spots to grab your outfit and accessories. Starting at the Art Deco Shop, you will visit the retailers within Napier’s CBD that are stocking all of your Deco fashion requirements to...

    Date: Wednesday 19 February to Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fashion Retailers Walking Tour - ADF20


    Port O Call Deco High Tea - ADF20

    Port O Call Deco High Tea - ADF20

    Vintage themed tearooms where you can enjoy a delicious Deco High Tea. Accompanied by petite sandwiches and decadent sweets to delight both young and old. Port O Call is an enchanting venue that will take you back to yesteryear & also has a beautiful design store. Price includes a glass of...

    Date: Wednesday 19 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Port'o'call shop, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Port O Call Deco High Tea - ADF20


    Napier City Centre Earthquake Tour – ADF20

    Napier City Centre Earthquake Tour – ADF20

    Present day Art Deco in Napier owes its building architecture to a catastrophic earthquake on 3 February 1931 at 10:47am—the time of the tour’s departure. This 90-minute walking tour will be full of facts, anecdotes and stories around the events of the 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake, and...

    Date: Wednesday 19 February to Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Napier City Centre Earthquake Tour – ADF20


    Tender Is the Night Exhibition Tour - ADF20

    Tender Is the Night Exhibition Tour - ADF20

    A guided tour of the 1931 Hawke’s Bay earthquake gallery sets the scene for enjoying an exhibition dedicated to deco. ‘Tender is the Night:’ dancing, jazz and the ‘lost generation’ is a story of decadence told through a splendid selection of treasures from the collection.

    Date: Wednesday 19 February to Friday 21 February
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Tender Is the Night Exhibition Tour - ADF20


    Deco Bus Tours – ADF20

    Deco Bus Tours – ADF20

    Here’s your opportunity to discover the heritage of Napier outside of the city centre. Your two hour tour includes a showing of the film about the 1931 earthquake “The Day that Changed the Bay”. You will take a minibus tour of the highlights of the Art Deco City, including the Central...

    Date: Wednesday 19 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Deco Bus Tours – ADF20


    Art Deco Walk of the Hastings CBD - ADF20

    Art Deco Walk of the Hastings CBD - ADF20

    Join Hawke’s Bay Historian Michael Fowler for a walking tour around the Hastings CBD to see striking examples of Art Deco in that town, as well as the story of how the 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake affected the CBD. Michael’s tour is the result of over 15 years research and has new material...

    Date: Wednesday 19 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Hastings iSite, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Art Deco Walk of the Hastings CBD - ADF20


    Unwind Concert - ADF20

    Unwind Concert - ADF20

    Unwind’ is saxophonist Hayden Chisholm’s New Zealand-based project, and tours annually. The group performs original music that, although flavoured by chamber music, Indian raga and various folk traditions, is somewhere close to the republic of jazz. Joining Hayden is renowned bassist Paul...

    Date: Wednesday 19 February
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Unwind Concert - ADF20


    The Women of Jazz -- HB Jazz Club Big Band Concert

    The Women of Jazz -- HB Jazz Club Big Band Concert

    From the 1930s onwards the international jazz scene flourished, and it still does today. However the Women of Jazz in the early days were certainly in the minority compared to male jazz performers. There were many barriers, but these were not enough to prevent any number of great women jazz...

    Date: Wednesday 19 February
    Where:
    Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Women of Jazz -- HB Jazz Club Big Band Concert


    Walking Tours of the Art Deco Quarter - ADF20

    Walking Tours of the Art Deco Quarter - ADF20

    Discover why Napier is the most architectural complete Art Deco city in the world on a walking tour with a local guide. You’ll hear about the devastating 1931 earthquake and see some of the city’s best examples of the Art Deco style. Includes a free 20 minute film viewing. Allow 90 minutes....

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Deep In the Art of Deco - ADF20

    Deep In the Art of Deco - ADF20

    Discover Napier’s Art Deco interiors on this exploration of some of the city’s best kept secrets. This two hour walking tour looks at interiors of buildings such as the grand foyer of the Daily Telegraph building, Devon House with its glass ceiling, the unique Maori decorations in the ASB...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Marewa Meander – ADF20

    Marewa Meander – ADF20

    A Napier Art Deco Festival Exclusive. Marewa—the Maori word for a gift from the sea—is the name given to this beautiful residential suburb built on land raised by the 1931 Hawke’s Bay earthquake. Your guide will take you on a walking tour of the Art Deco homes and gardens of this unique area,...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Club Tour and Tea - ADF20

    Club Tour and Tea - ADF20

    Enjoy the opportunity to learn the story of the famous Hawke’s Bay Club, perfected located within walking distance of the city centre and the beach. Enjoy the impressive views of Marine Parade from the second floor. Collect your self-guided notes on arrival, explore this Edwardian treasure,...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Antique Fair - ADF20

    Antique Fair - ADF20

    The Antique & Collectables Fair brings together professional dealers from throughout NZ to Napier to sell an exciting array of vintage and antique items. Step back in time and enjoy browsing for and buying your original Art Deco accessories, collectables and investment pieces. Not only Art...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Asher Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Hastings City Madness In the Mall - Art Deco Market - ADF20

    Hastings City Madness In the Mall - Art Deco Market - ADF20

    Our famous Madness in the Mall Art Deco Market is back to kit you out and make sure you’re dressed to the nines for the Art Deco Festival Weekend! From 10am until 8pm in the Hastings City Mall, our vendors will be selling their carefully collected brand new, vintage, and second hand Art Deco...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    Hastings City Mall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Hastings City Art Deco Market

    Hastings City Art Deco Market

    The Hastings City Art Deco Market is back and bigger than ever! Join us for a day (and evening) of Deco delights. This is your best chance to secure an Art Deco costume for the upcoming festival. Vintage or new, there is something for everyone. Dresses, suits, accessories and clothes for the kids....

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    Hastings City Mall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Walk the Line - ADF20

    Walk the Line - ADF20

    Walk the line with the Matron at inmate roll call. On this tour you meet the inmates who coloured the cells and 1930’s in our own Napier Prison. Escapes, murderers and devious crimes will be discussed on the tour and over a cuppa tea and light refreshments in the mess hall. Join Matron for...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    Napier Prison, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Argentine Tango Class - ADF20

    Argentine Tango Class - ADF20

    Take to the floor and learn to dance the seductive Argentine Tango with John Flower, New Zealand Tango champion and also Tango Stage Champion World Latin Dance Cup, Miami, USA 2016. Tango provides a wonderful opportunity for people of all ages and backgrounds to experience and embrace this...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Hawkes Bay Latin Dance Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    At the Pictures - Swing Time (G, 1936) ADF20

    At the Pictures - Swing Time (G, 1936) ADF20

    Musical comedy Swing Time is Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire at their peak. Often hailed as one of the greatest dance musicals of all time, it is a romantic comedy of errors involving gambling dancer Lucky (Astaire) and his adoration for beautiful dance instructor Penny (Rogers). Too bad he is...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Globe Theatrette, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Frock At the Faraday - ADF20

    Frock At the Faraday - ADF20

    Kick start your weekend by stepping across the threshhold of this amazing Museum. Lose yourself, and take a step back in time as this exhibition showcases fashion of the 30’s from all walk’s of life. Mix and mingle with a glass in your hand, and catch live music as it floats around this...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    The Faraday Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Hastings Art Deco Fashion Flaunt - ADF20

    Hastings Art Deco Fashion Flaunt - ADF20

    Get out those classy clothes and enter the fun that is the Hastings Art Deco Fashion Flaunt. With numerous fun competitions and prizes, it’s the perfect way to spend an hour of your evening showing off your Art Deco best. Categories are: Best dressed Lady, Best dressed Gent, Best dressed...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    Hastings City Mall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    At the Pictures - 42nd Street (G, 1933) ADF20

    At the Pictures - 42nd Street (G, 1933) ADF20

    Iconic backstage musical 42nd Street is still considered one of the very best of its genre. Knowing they had a winner on their hands, Warner Bros called the film “one of the most dramatic stories ever screened – glorious, thrilling and unforgettable” upon its release in 1933. Set against...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Globe Theatrette, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Jazz and Bubbles On the Lawn – ADF20

    Jazz and Bubbles On the Lawn – ADF20

    Relax, recline and repose, sipping a glass or two whilst enjoying fresh canapés on the lawn of the gracious Hawke’s Bay Club. Ease into the deco weekend all while listening to the dulcet tones of Robert Cross. Deco dress essential. Cash bar available. Ticket includes bubbles on arrival and...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Underbelly Cocktail Party - ADF20

    Underbelly Cocktail Party - ADF20

    Join the underbelly den of criminals and spend a light hearted few hours at our cocktail party before heading into town to chase the nightlife. Enjoy a complimentary drink on arrival, and fun games with the crims at the Napier Prison over bubbles & nibbles. A great start to your 2020 Art Deco...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    Napier Prison, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Makin' Whoopee with Erna Ferry - ADF20

    Makin' Whoopee with Erna Ferry - ADF20

    A night of favourite tunes including ‘Ain’t Misbehaving’, 'Blue Skies', 'Five Foot Two', 'The Man I Love’, 'Frankie and Johnny,' Honeysuckle Rose', served up with lots of love and a little bit of fun on the side! This event includes dinner and show. Cash bar available. Arrive early...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Tabard Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    R18
    Speakeasy Starlets

    Speakeasy Starlets

    Speakeasy Starlets A dazzling night of dance awaits! So come and enjoy the glitz and glam of the underground scene of the 1930's with some delicious drinks in a gorgeous atmosphere. There will be various performers to entertain you. So please join us at 39 Marine Parade for a lush night of...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Hawkes Bay Latin Dance Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    R18
    Prohibition Casino - ADF20

    Prohibition Casino - ADF20

    Our Annual Prohibition Casino is back and better than ever! Included in the General Ticket Price is a complimentary drink upon entry, heaps of scrumptious canapés, and funny money to spend and win with our casino gaming tables, brought you by Las Vegas Entertainment. Try your hand at Black Jack,...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Stars & Starlets - ADF20

    Stars & Starlets - ADF20

    Thursday night is all about the glitz and glamour of the 1930s film stars, when the men were dashing and women were bewitching. Get dressed up like the greats Katherine Hepburn, Vivien Leigh, Clarke Gable, Carey Grant or whoever inspires your inner glamour. Dinner is served at 8pm, then dance...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Repertory Players - And Then There Were None - ADF20

    Repertory Players - And Then There Were None - ADF20

    A murder mystery by English writer Agatha Christie. Directed by Simon Law. Ten strangers, apparently with little in common, are lured to an island mansion off the coast of Devon by the mysterious U.N.Owen. Over dinner, a record begins to play, and the voice of an unseen host accuses each...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Napier Little Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    R18
    Deco-Dance After Dark - ADF20

    Deco-Dance After Dark - ADF20

    Get set for a sassy evening of entertainment as we embrace the decadence of a bygone era. This exclusive event promises an evening of naughty but nice performances, complimentary bubbles on arrival, classy canapés and a private peek at our latest exhibition dedicated to deco. Tender is the...

    Date: Thursday 20 February
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Art Deco Late Night Jazz  - ADF20

    Art Deco Late Night Jazz - ADF20

    Late Night Jazz with Trio Nouveau. When the sun has gone down get to the Cabana for some late night Jazz. Enjoy some of the best Hawke’s Bay wines and beers and dance the night away to many classic Jazz Standards. Trio Nouveau is a well known jazz group based in New Zealand and consists of...

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    R18
    Prohibition Pop-Up - ADF20

    Prohibition Pop-Up - ADF20

    For those who want to partake in a true speakeasy experience. Full of bootleg liquor, non-stop music and live entertainment, this is the place to party. Get your friends together and make this a night to remember. Please note that this is a bar/nightclub. Cash bar available. This event is R18.

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Down Argentine Way - Tango Milonga - ADF20

    Down Argentine Way - Tango Milonga - ADF20

    Milonga is a place of Tango dance. Come, be enthralled and immerse yourself in a 1930’s Buenos Aries Tango dance set in this beautiful wooden panelled historic building. For those who wish to continue dancing late into the night! Cash bar available.

    Date: Thursday 20 February to Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Hawkes Bay Latin Dance Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Brunch with Style - ADF20

    Brunch with Style - ADF20

    Revel in the delights of a gourmet brunch at the County Hotel, originally built for the Hawke’s Bay County Council in 1909. The County Hotel is one of only two significant buildings to have survived the massive 1931 earthquake. Break all the rules and enjoy “French bubbles with brunch” to...

    Date: Friday 21 February to Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    The County Hotel, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Art Deco Magnum Walk - ADF20

    Art Deco Magnum Walk - ADF20

    Explore the entire Art Deco Quarter in depth on this extended version of the world famous Art Deco Guided Walk. Your tour includes Morning Tea on the lawn of the elegant Edwardian style Hawke’s Bay Club. Walking at a leisurely pace covering no more than 3kms.

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Tea With the Stars - ADF20

    Tea With the Stars - ADF20

    Join us at the Holt Planetarium for either morning or afternoon tea, a scone, and a visit with the stars. Enjoy a fantastic display of astrophotography on the big screen followed by a tour of the wondrous night sky in the Planetarium’s dome room. See the sky as it appeared on the night of...

    Date: Friday 21 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Holt Planetarium, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Historic Homes Tour – ADF20

    Historic Homes Tour – ADF20

    On this festival exclusive tour, take a step back in time as we explore the Art Deco beauty of the rebuilt city of Napier where you will visit some of the city's early homes. On this 2-hour tour, you will hear the fascinating stories of their origins along with viewing some exquisite interiors.

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Vintage Dance Lessons - ADF20

    Vintage Dance Lessons - ADF20

    Take this opportunity to spend an hour polishing up your Deco-dancing! Join us to learn the basics of a range of vintage dances from the Art Deco era, including 1920s Charleston, Swing and more! Our experienced teaching team have prepared a terpsichorean treat for you, and will show you how...

    Date: Friday 21 February to Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    St Patricks Catholic Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    R18
    Emporium Beer Tent - ADF19

    Emporium Beer Tent - ADF19

    Visit the Emporium during the Napier Art Deco Festivities sheltered under the giant Pohutukawa Tree. Back by popular demand The Emporium Beer Tent is better than ever. Park up in the very centre of the festivities for the best viewing spot around; grab your friends to enjoy ice cold beers,...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Emporium Beer Tent, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Royal New Zealand Navy Concert

    Royal New Zealand Navy Concert

    Regarded as one of the Country’s finest military bands, the Royal New Zealand Navy commemorates its Art Deco connection with a not to be missed concert at the Napier Municipal Theatre, conducted by Lieutenant Commander, Michael Dowrick, RNZN. Pushing the boundaries of music presentation, the...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Harbour Views Coach and Walking Tour – ADF20

    Harbour Views Coach and Walking Tour – ADF20

    On 3rd February 1931 an Act of God reclaimed 3,000 hectares of seabed in two and a half minutes. Napier’s aquatic playground was no more, but its history since then is also a fascinating story. This tour will take you around the fringes of the Inner Harbour to a dramatic hilltop lookout and...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    The Camera Behind the Album - ADF20

    The Camera Behind the Album - ADF20

    Imagine if you could only take eight photographs during the whole Festival with a camera made of cardboard! Join local camera enthusiast Jake Brookie for a talk about cameras of the 1920’s, 1930’s and 1940’s and see the cameras themselves plus how they were used. Many family cameras were...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    The Camera Behind the Album - ADF20

    The Camera Behind the Album - ADF20

    Imagine if you could only take eight photographs during the whole Festival with a camera made of cardboard! Join local camera enthusiast Jake Brookie for a talk about cameras of the 1920’s, 1930’s and 1940’s and see the cameras themselves plus how they were used. Many family cameras were...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Festival Bar - ADF20

    Festival Bar - ADF20

    Enjoy the Festival's revelry and festivities of the Soundshell, Upper and Lower Lawn from the comfort of the Festival Bar and Hospitality Area. Located on the lower lawn below the Souldshell, overlooking the ocean, this is the perfect place to be a part of the Art Deco atmosphere, while enjoying...

    Date: Friday 21 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Dinner On the Lawn - ADF20

    Dinner On the Lawn - ADF20

    Join us for dinner on the lawn at the historic Hawke’s Bay Club, perfected located within walking distance of the city centre and the beach. Enjoy the impressive views of Marine Parade from the second floor. You will be hosted and entertained all whilst being served a mouth-watering dinner on...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Gangsters and Flappers - ADF20

    Gangsters and Flappers - ADF20

    Get dressed up and relive the Jazz Age era out at The Old Church with an evening of great food, Jazz music, dance and fun. Enjoy a glass of wine on arrival followed by a decadent 3 course dinner. Cash bar available. Deco dress essential - machine guns optional.

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    The Old Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Charleston - ADF20

    Charleston - ADF20

    Charleston at Brookers is a night of dance. Buses will collect you from the Municipal Theatre in Napier. On arrival at Brookfields, you will receive a complimentary glass of bubbles and dinner will be a set menu (breads, mains and dessert). Cash bar available. Feet with Heat will teach the...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Napier Art Deco Festival Opening 2020

    Napier Art Deco Festival Opening 2020

    Put on your finery and help kick start Napier’s biggest and best weekend. Join His Worship the Mayor, sponsors and dignitaries as we open the Napier Art Deco Festival. Take in the first of the Flying Displays, admire the cars, fashion and let your imagination soar as we showcase a selection...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Depression Dinner - ADF20

    Depression Dinner - ADF20

    Always a festival favourite and ‘must do’ event! Dress down for this fun event where you will be treated to a good old fashioned dinner. Start at Marine Parade and join the procession through the city centre and sing your heart out to Memorial Square. At Tin Town you'll get your main course...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Tom Parker Fountain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Memorial Flying Displays - ADF20

    Memorial Flying Displays - ADF20

    You will hear them before you see them! Watch the skies over the city and foreshore as wonderful vintage aircraft perform spectacular manoeuvres across the sunny Hawke’s Bay sky. Flying displays with the Warbirds Display Team, as well as others. Best views at Napier Sound Shell, Emerson...

    Date: Friday 21 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Phil Crosby Jnr - The Golden Age of Hollywood

    Phil Crosby Jnr - The Golden Age of Hollywood

    Sponsored by MCL Construction Ltd 2020 is a big year for the Napier Art Deco Festival so it needs the biggest stars to hit the stage! Direct from Los Angeles… Napier Art Deco 2020 welcomes renowned international recording artist Phil Crosby Jr. As grandson of the legendary Movie Star, Bing...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Beach Banquet - ADF20

    Beach Banquet - ADF20

    A cornerstone event of the festival where a scrumptious buffet dinner prepared by Orton’s is served alongside wonderful toe tapping jazz. Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine on arrival. From your vantage point, you will also enjoy a fabulous view of the flying displays in the sky above the...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Festival Marquee, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Friday Night with the Stars - ADF20

    Friday Night with the Stars - ADF20

    Supported by the Infinity Foundation. The concert that kicks off a massive weekend of celebrations! Once again we’re bringing together some of New Zealand music’s biggest stars. Backed by the amazing Hawke’s Bay Jazz Club Big Band and singing songs from the era, this is going to be a...

    Date: Friday 21 February
    Where:
    Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    R18
    Royale Variety Performance - Stars of Caberet - ADF20

    Royale Variety Performance - Stars of Caberet - ADF20

    To celebrate the return of the roaring 20s, The Metropolitan Club has invited the Royale sisters, Betty and Mags, to the MTG Napier to host an evening of giggles, glamour, sparkling burlesque, musical comedy and everything in between. Featuring the talents of a peerless international cast, this...

    Date: Friday 21 February to Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Art Deco Explorer For Children - ADF20

    Art Deco Explorer For Children - ADF20

    Kids, bring your parents along and join a local guide who’ll take you exploring through Napier on a fun discovery trail! Armed with a jam packed activity book, you will tour Napier, solving puzzles and having fun learning about Napier’s history along the way. Please bring an adult with...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Deco Dawdle Tour – ADF20

    Deco Dawdle Tour – ADF20

    On this Festival exclusive 2-hour tour, you’ll travel on a comfortable minibus with a local guide hearing the history of Napier and visiting many sights not normally accessible to the public. You’ll enjoy a delicious Devonshire Tea by the Marina while your guide explains the effects of the...

    Date: Saturday 22 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Joel Levine - Miami Art Deco Talk - ADF20

    Joel Levine - Miami Art Deco Talk - ADF20

    Miami Beach, a city which rose from the sandy coast of South Florida in the first decades of the 20th century, is world renowned for its Art Deco architecture. This is the story of how a lady from Brooklyn defied personal tragedy, organised a coalition of artists and preservationists, built a...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Flying Down to Deco - ADF20

    Flying Down to Deco - ADF20

    Relive the pioneer days of aviation with a rare chance to see WW2 and vintage aircraft in static display. These amazing flying machines are a must-see for any budding pilot. Rides are available on some of these stunning vintage aircraft and crew and support staff will be available to answer...

    Date: Saturday 22 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Hawkes Bay Airport, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Death by Chocolate - ADF20

    Death by Chocolate - ADF20

    Death never tasted so good - the most delicious and unique funeral you’ll ever attend. There’ll be eulogies, sing along hymn sheets accompanied by an organ player and the service will be lead by our chocolate chapel Reverend Conner Fectionary. This will be an Art Deco experience of...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Dunstall's Funeral Services, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Deco Kids Club - ADF20

    Deco Kids Club - ADF20

    Whether for entertainment or a great place to get out of the sun, take a break with the little ones at the Deco Kids Club. Full of fun Art Deco activities, free arts, games, entertainment and educational projects for them to work on. Please note all children must be supervised at all times...

    Date: Saturday 22 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Deco Kids Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Junior Charleston Dance Lessons - ADF20

    Junior Charleston Dance Lessons - ADF20

    It was the biggest dance craze in history! The Charleston turned all the accepted rules of dance upside down and inside out; seen as wild, thrilling, rebellious, and even dangerous – but all that aside, it’s a heck of a lot of fun! So get down to the Deco Kids Club for free Charleston dance...

    Date: Saturday 22 February to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Deco Kids Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Vintage Car Parade - ADF20

    Vintage Car Parade - ADF20

    Sponsored by: Progressive Meats In 2020, we will be featuring an a-Z of classic motor vehicles at Napier Art Deco Festival. One vehicle will represent each letter of the alphabet, resulting in 26 feature vehicles. Special thanks to the Hawke’s Bay Vintage Car Club who arrange for these...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Soundshell Show and Shine - ADF20

    Soundshell Show and Shine - ADF20

    Wander along Marine Parade and soak up the Art Deco atmosphere and get up close a personal to view the wonderful array of vintage cars on display at the Sound Shell after they have paraded through the streets of Napier as marvellous music surrounds you.

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Radio Play and High Tea - ADF20

    Radio Play and High Tea - ADF20

    The 1920s and 30s were the Golden Age of Radio, and during this time new forms of entertainment were created for the new medium including radio plays, mystery, adventure and detective serials. Now it’s your chance to relive this Golden Age as you watch a radio play being born while enjoying a...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Festival Marquee, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    New Zealand Male Choir - ADF20

    New Zealand Male Choir - ADF20

    After rave reviews in 2019 the New Zealand Male Choir are back! Spend an afternoon enjoying Art Deco and choral classics in Hawkes Bay’s finest choral acoustic venue, the Waiapu Cathedral of St John. This year’s concert will continue our tradition of music from shows, favourites from last...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    The Ritz Street Party - ADF20

    The Ritz Street Party - ADF20

    Get your dancing shoes on and party like it’s 1930 at ‘The Ritz’ Street Party at Market St, Napier's hottest new eatery and bar! With a satellite outdoor bar, live music and Art Deco Negronis you’ll be swinging all the way down Market St. Dress to impress in Gatsby style with spot...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Market Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Alfresco Munch - ADF20

    Alfresco Munch - ADF20

    The Hawkes Bay Club has welcoming members to Napier since 1894. With uninterrupted views of Marine Parade from the second floor, the club has an ideal location, just 2 minutes to the city and the beach! Take this wonderful opportunity to be hosted at the elegant establishment where you will...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Royal New Zealand Navy Concert - ADF20

    Royal New Zealand Navy Concert - ADF20

    Get ready to swing with New Zealand’s finest military band as they play a selection of music from the 1930’s, including Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey and many other legendary Big Band numbers. This 26 piece band will have you up on your feet and enjoying a world class outdoor musical concert.

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Swing's the Thing at Brookers - ADF20

    Swing's the Thing at Brookers - ADF20

    Be ready for a night of dance. Buses will collect you from the Municipal Theatre in Napier. On arrival at Brookfields, you will receive a complimentary glass of bubbles and dinner will be a set menu (breads, mains and dessert). Cash bar available. The Kawekas will keep you dancing until...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Brookfields Vineyard and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Swing's the Thing at Brookers - ADF20


    Old Time Quiz & Parlour Games - ADF20

    Old Time Quiz & Parlour Games - ADF20

    Get into the spirit of Art Deco and enjoy an evening of fun and hilarity playing old-time games! The night will kick off with a traditional quiz with questions to test your knowledge of the 20s and 30s followed by a delicious two course dinner & pud, and then into the main part of the evening...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Memorial Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Old Time Quiz & Parlour Games - ADF20


    Bootleggers On the Beach - ADF20

    Bootleggers On the Beach - ADF20

    Celebrate the rebels, the criminals, and backcountry moonshiners of the Prohibition Era. Dress up whether it be a flapper dress, zoot suit, or old timey bootlegger garb, and join us for a festive evening of celebrations. You’ll enjoy a delectable plated two course menu prepared by Orton‘s,...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Festival Marquee, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Silver Slipper Ball - ADF20

    Silver Slipper Ball - ADF20

    Foxtrot and quickstep to the sounds of the big bands of the 30s. Featuring the splendid Hawke’s Bay Jazz Club Big Band, elegance is the keyword, and formal Art Deco dress is recommended for this signature event. Doors open 7.30pm. Band starts and dinner is served at 8pm, then swing on...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Death by Chocolate - Dessert - ADF20

    Death by Chocolate - Dessert - ADF20

    After the sudden death of local chocolate maker Mavis Davis, the whole town of Decoshire is invited to attend her funeral including five locals who all harbour a secret. Everyone remains unsuspecting until a note written by Mavis reveals that someone amongst them may be her killer. This will...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Dunstall's Funeral Services, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Death by Chocolate - Dessert - ADF20


    Gatsby Jazz Breakfast - ADF20

    Gatsby Jazz Breakfast - ADF20

    Kick start your fun-filled Saturday with a hearty buffet breakfast, supplied by Orton’s, sipping wine overlooking beachfront views, whilst a Jazz Band sets your feet tapping. Glass of wine on arrival. Make sure you join us in our wonderful new marquee arrival lounge open 30 minutes prior to...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Festival Marquee, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Late Night Libation – ADF20

    Late Night Libation – ADF20

    If you don’t want the night to end, then stroll down to the Hawke’s Bay Club for a late night libation and finger food to send you home with a glow. The first two drinks are included in the ticket and then a cash bar is available. No door sales, pre-sold tickets only. Last entry time...

    Date: Saturday 22 February
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    The Ossian Street Vintage Market

    The Ossian Street Vintage Market

    The Ossian Street Vintage Market is a treasure trove of vintage clothing, vintage kimonos, collectables, secondhand vinyl, furniture, linens, trashy treasures and accessories. Find us in the car park opposite FG Smiths Eatery and Aroha & Friends. Running the last Sunday of the month. Weather...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Thank God for The Navy Commemorative Breakfast - ADF20

    Thank God for The Navy Commemorative Breakfast - ADF20

    This is a commemorative breakfast that recognises the special historical connection between the Navy and Napier. Join our special guests, defence attaché, officers and ships company from the Royal New Zealand Navy and enjoy a sumptuous breakfast and the company of uniformed officers at each table....

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Festival Marquee, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Soap Box Derby - ADF20

    Soap Box Derby - ADF20

    Sponsored by Conroy Removals and Pit Stop Napier One of the Festival’s most popular events! The annual Soap Box Derby competition, where children and parents race their home-made carts to the thrills of the thousands who come to watch and cheer them on. Race rules, cart specifications,...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Art Deco Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Market Street Fair - ADF20

    Market Street Fair - ADF20

    Come and experience the tastes and toys of yester-year with the Market Street Fair. With tables loaded with sweets and treats from the Deco Era, children, both young and old will have the opportunity to re-live how 1930’s children played and entertained themselves. Combined with the...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Market Street, Napier, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Gatsby Picnic High Tea Catering - ADF20

    Gatsby Picnic High Tea Catering - ADF20

    Let the team at EIT cater your Gatsby Picnic with an exquisite Art Deco inspired high tea. Our exceptionally qualified chef tutors have designed a culinary journey for you to enjoy. Whether you are from out of town, don’t have time, or just simply want to dine in style, our High Tea packs will...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Marine Parade Domain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Divine Deco - Church Services - ADF20

    Divine Deco - Church Services - ADF20

    Divine Deco (Special Art Deco themed church services). Put on your Deco Sunday Best and come to one of the Napier Inner-City Covenanted Churches; who have celebrated an ecumenical relationship for over 30 years. Sun 23 Feb 10.00 am. St Patrick’s Catholic Church, 4 Munroe St, Napier. A...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    St Paul's Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Veronica Bell Parade - ADF20

    Veronica Bell Parade - ADF20

    The Veronica Bell is the symbol of the 1931 earthquake and the Navy’s tireless help in its aftermath. The Veronica first reported the disaster by Morse code at 10.54am to the naval base in Auckland. Share this morning with us as we install the Veronica Bell with full military ceremony.

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Veronica Sunbay Memorial, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    The Sunday Sessions

    The Sunday Sessions

    Join us for a cruisy Sesh on the lawn - our wine, their music and your vibe. Summer in Te Awanga at its finest! Entry is $5 at the gate, kids under 14 are free, bring a picnic rug, sprawl out, sit back and relax. Bring a picnic or pizzas, platters and all-day grazing available from our fab Te...

    Date: Sunday 15 December to Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Sunday Sessions


    Free
    Zeffer Deco Sundowner - ADF20

    Zeffer Deco Sundowner - ADF20

    Join Zeffer Cider Co for one last knees-up to wrap-up the Art Deco Festival weekend! We’re revelling in all things Art Deco here on the Zeffer cidery lawns. Find a spot overlooking the apple trees to relax, enjoy live Jazz music and sip a cider. We’ll also be serving deco-inspired cocktails...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Zeffer Cider, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Zeffer Deco Sundowner - ADF20


    Mission Lawn Jazz Party - ADF20

    Mission Lawn Jazz Party - ADF20

    Step back in time and enjoy the Jazz Age like only the most glamourous did. Set on the stunning Mission Estate Winery lawns, you'll enjoy an afternoon of incredible Jazz music, as well as the Missions world-renowned food, wine and stunning atmosphere. Other activities include croquet, dance...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Mission Lawn Jazz Party - ADF20


    Free
    Gatsby Picnic - ADF20

    Gatsby Picnic - ADF20

    Sponsored by Tremains Gather your friends and set up by the seaside for a relaxed Sunday afternoon in the sunshine at one of the Festivals cornerstone events. Whether you bring a picnic rug or gazebo, join the throngs in their Deco finery as they picnic in style. Or pop into the Festival Bar on...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Marine Parade Domain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Gatsby Picnic VIP Lunch - ADF20

    Gatsby Picnic VIP Lunch - ADF20

    Be our special guest during this VIP event at the Gatsby Picnic. Join us for a light lunch, along with complimentary wine and relax in the shade of the marquee as you soak up the atmosphere and enjoy all the music on offer. Make sure you join us in our wonderful new marquee arrival lounge open...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Festival Marquee, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Dry Boat Racing - ADF20

    Dry Boat Racing - ADF20

    This fun, quirky and eclectic 'boat' race is an absolutely cracking event. This is a chance to race boats on the beach - Think Flinstones - holding a wooden boat frame and running for the finish line, whilst nowhere near the water! There’s no chance of getting wet! Everyone is welcome to...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Tom Parker Fountain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Dry Boat Racing - ADF20


    Everytime I Feel the Spirit

    Everytime I Feel the Spirit

    A gospel and jazz-flavoured service to remember the courage and resilience of all affected by the 1931 earthquake, and the resurrection of the Cathedral and city. Featuring uplifting music and spirituals led by Anthony Tattersall (Director of Music) and the Waiapu Cathedral Choir. Doors...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Everytime I Feel the Spirit


    R18
    Marina Bloom 'Back Where We Started' Album Release Tour

    Marina Bloom 'Back Where We Started' Album Release Tour

    Marina will be hitting the major Kiwi centres in January and February in support of her highly-anticipated forthcoming album ‘Back Where We Started’ to be released early 2020. Marina will be performing an intimate stripped-back set including brand new material from the new album as well as...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Marina Bloom 'Back Where We Started' Album Release Tour


    Deco Best Bits - ADF20

    Deco Best Bits - ADF20

    What better way to see off another fantastic Festival, than by getting to experience a little bit of everything. Enjoy entertainment from various performers and groups from throughout the Festival, while enjoying a delicious buffet dinner, in a relaxed fun setting. Have one last dance, drink and...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Festival Marquee, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Deco Best Bits - ADF20


    Cheerio to Deco – ADF20

    Cheerio to Deco – ADF20

    The Hawke's Bay Club has welcoming members to Napier since 1894. With uninterrupted views of Marine Parade from the second floor, the club has an ideal location, just 2 minutes to the city and the beach! Say a final hurrah to the wonderful Festival with friends. Enjoy a light meal on the lawn...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Cheerio to Deco – ADF20


    Free
    Jazz Vespers - ADF20

    Jazz Vespers - ADF20

    Jazz Vespers uses Jazz Music to explore spirituality alongside short reflections and prayer. Jazz is not only as played at Vespers as performance art, but as a spiritual music. The historic and earthquake-survivor, Trinity Methodist Church, presents this perfect event to see out another wonderful...

    Date: Sunday 23 February
    Where:
    Trinity Methodist Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Jazz Vespers - ADF20


    Free
    Life Through the Lens - ADF20

    Life Through the Lens - ADF20

    During the 2019 Festival local camera collector Jake Brookie took photographs of the fashion, the fun and the flying machines with vintage cameras. Join Jake for a presentation about the stories behind the photographs and see the cameras used to take them. Have a go at handling an old camera...

    Date: Monday 24 February
    Where:
    Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Life Through the Lens - ADF20


    Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals

    Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals

    Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals will return to New Zealand early next year for a five-date tour. The renowned American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, and his band, will play TSB Bowl of Brooklands in New Plymouth on Friday, February 21; Electric Avenue Festival in...

    Date: Friday 28 February
    Where:
    Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Hurricanes v Sunwolves

    Hurricanes v Sunwolves

    Get behind the Hurricanes in the Hawke's Bay when they host the Sunwolves at McLean Park, Napier on Saturday February 29 2020. Watch world class All Blacks Dane Coles, TJ Perenara, Ardie Savea and Jordie Barrett ply their trade as well as local product Gareth Evans. Kick off at the family...

    Date: Saturday 29 February
    Where:
    McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hurricanes v Sunwolves


    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Come along for a great evening immersing yourself in Fraser Mack's distinctive mix of blues, rock, folk, and flamenco! Have you The Urban Winery tapas ? Or their craft beer, cocktails and premium Hawke's Bay wine? What are you waiting for?! Great music, excellent food and fine beverages......

    Date: Saturday 30 November to Saturday 28 March
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


    March 2020

    East Pier Triathlon and Duathlon Summer Series

    East Pier Triathlon and Duathlon Summer Series

    Well when you think summer you must be thinking Triathlon! And the East Pier Triathlon and Duathlon series is what it is all about this summer. There are five events this summer and at each event there are five different races with different distance and options that should suit everyone from the...

    Date: Sunday 1 December to Sunday 15 March
    Where:
    Pandora Pond, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - East Pier Triathlon and Duathlon Summer Series


    Free
    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

    Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

    Date: Sunday 24 November to Sunday 1 March
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market


    Free
    Lindisfarne College 2020 Gala

    Lindisfarne College 2020 Gala

    A huge College Gala, run by the Parents, Staff and Boys of the college. An exciting and fun-filled morning with lots of bargins, games, food and much more. Stalls include Produce, Books, White Elephant, Clothing, Sports Gear, Cakes, Tombola, Auction, Plants, Picture Frames, Morning Tea, Hamburgers,...

    Date: Sunday 1 March
    Where:
    Lindisfarne College, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Lindisfarne College 2020 Gala


    Free
    Summer Sundaze

    Summer Sundaze

    14 Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Ian Munro - international class live performer and recording artist. - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds...

    Date: Sunday 1 December to Sunday 5 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sundaze


    Free
    Fun Run/Walk Series

    Fun Run/Walk Series

    Mitre10 Park present a Fun Run/Walk Series. A fun and casual walking and/or running series around the limestone track at the Sports Park. Participants will get to enjoy the evening with family and/or friends. It is a chance to take a casual approach or to make it as competitive as you want. Go...

    Date: Monday 20 January to Monday 9 March
    Where:
    Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Fun Run/Walk Series


    MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2020

    MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2020

    Conquer the peaks! In beautiful Hawke's Bay! Breathtaking views. Craggy, challenging terrain. Fun single track. Staggeringly beautiful private land. A few hearty river crossings... The perfect package. This is one of New Zealand's most enjoyable and rewarding events. Soak up the Hawke's...

    Date: Saturday 7 March
    Where:
    Havelock North Village, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2020


    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Flaxmere Parkrun


    Free
    Summer Sessions

    Summer Sessions

    20 Saturday Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Dan Sharp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sessions


    Free
    Puketapu Auction & Country Fair

    Puketapu Auction & Country Fair

    A rural Fair and Auction set around the beautiful Puketapu Lake. The ground is well shaded with trees, and the lake being home to many species of ducks and swans which makes the site one of the most picturesque Fair sites in NZ. In conjunction with the Fair is an auction of a very wide range of ...

    Date: Sunday 8 March
    Where:
    Puketapu Lake, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Puketapu Auction & Country Fair


    10cc Live - Black Barn Amphitheatre

    10cc Live - Black Barn Amphitheatre

    10cc - Legendary British Rock band with more than 30 million album sales & multiple #1 hits head to Black Barn Amphitheatre on March 8th 2020. Don't miss an unbelievable opportunity to see one of the world's great mega-bands in such an intimate, up close venue with superb acoustics. Having...

    Date: Sunday 8 March
    Where:
    Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - 10cc Live - Black Barn Amphitheatre


    Land Rover Horse Of The Year 2020

    Land Rover Horse Of The Year 2020

    The annual Land Rover Horse of The Year show is New Zealand’s premier equestrian competition, featuring a range of horse and rider combinations from multiple disciplines. From VIP events, corporate hospitality options, endless shopping opportunities, and top-level equestrian competition,...

    Date: Tuesday 10 March to Sunday 15 March
    Where:
    Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Land Rover Horse Of The Year 2020


    Free
    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Join Mack at one of the premium vineyards in the Bay and experience a sensory treat of good food, great wine and excellent acoustic stylings of Mack and his guitars, as he plays and sings originals as well as covers of folk and rock classics. Described by Rock Radio UK as "one of the best...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack


    Free
    Hastings City Arts & Crafts Night Market

    Hastings City Arts & Crafts Night Market

    Get together with friends and family and join us for a fun summer evening at the Hastings City Arts and Craft Market. Grab a bite to eat from one of the many food trucks, sit back, relax, and take in the live entertainment and music, or do a spot of shopping and browse the market stalls filled...

    Date: Thursday 19 March
    Where:
    Hastings City Mall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Hastings City Arts & Crafts Night Market


    Good Habits - UK Duo NZ Tour

    Good Habits - UK Duo NZ Tour

    Good Habits are an eclectic indie-folk band from Manchester, UK creating immersive, multimedia gigs and projects. Formed of Singer-Cellist and Songwriter Bonnie Schwarz & international Klezmer accordionist, Pete Shaw, the band take their recent venture as a duo, touring new Zealand Jan-March...

    Date: Thursday 19 March
    Where:
    The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Good Habits - UK Duo NZ Tour


    Menopause the Musical

    Menopause the Musical

    The original New York and Las Vegas hit Menopause The Musical® returns to New Zealand in 2020! Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra, memory loss, hot flushes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more. Inspired by a hot flush and a bottle of...

    Date: Friday 20 March
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Menopause the Musical


    Free
    Maraekakaho Country Market Day

    Maraekakaho Country Market Day

    It's your 'Rural day in the Bay!' The 8th annual Maraekakaho Country Market Day will be held on the 21st March 2020. Enjoy a family day where there will be pony rides, grown art and colouring in competitions for the kids; local produce (including fresh locally grown lamb), coffee, home baking,...

    Date: Saturday 21 March
    Where:
    Maraekakaho Sports Grounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Maraekakaho Country Market Day


    Soweto Gospel Choir - Freedom 2020 NZ Tour

    Soweto Gospel Choir - Freedom 2020 NZ Tour

    The Soweto Gospel Choir are bringing their Freedom tour to New Zealand in 2020 in honor of the father of their rainbow nation, Nelson Mandela, and South Africa’s struggle for freedom. Following their most recent Grammy Award for Freedom (Best World Music Album), this celebrated choir invites...

    Date: Tuesday 24 March
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Soweto Gospel Choir - Freedom 2020 NZ Tour


    R18
    The East Pointers

    The East Pointers

    Canadian alt-folk-pop act The East Pointers will return to New Zealand shores in early 2020 touring their newly released album 'Yours to Break'. The award-winning trio first caught the attention of Kiwi music lovers when they performed at Womad in New Plymouth in 2018. The band was surprised to...

    Date: Thursday 26 March
    Where:
    Haumoana Community Hall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The East Pointers


    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

    Come along for a great evening immersing yourself in Fraser Mack's distinctive mix of blues, rock, folk, and flamenco! Have you The Urban Winery tapas ? Or their craft beer, cocktails and premium Hawke's Bay wine? What are you waiting for?! Great music, excellent food and fine beverages......

    Date: Saturday 30 November to Saturday 28 March
    Where:
    The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


    R18
    Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Pettigrew Arena Napier

    Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Pettigrew Arena Napier

    25 years ago, one of the greatest bands in the history of modern music released a live album that defined the way concerts would Eclipse Live at Pettigrew Arena Over the last 10 years Eclipse - NZ's ultimate Pink Floyd tribute show has performed sold-out concerts to thousands of gig-goers...

    Date: Saturday 28 March
    Where:
    Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Pettigrew Arena Napier


    April 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Flaxmere Parkrun


    Free
    Summer Sessions

    Summer Sessions

    20 Saturday Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Dan Sharp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sessions


    The Illuminator Napier Night Run/Walk

    The Illuminator Napier Night Run/Walk

    Join us on the beautiful Napier foreshore for The Illuminator, a fun night run and walk event. Grab your glow sticks and choose from the 5km, 10km or 21km option - just make sure you’re prepared for a stop in the disco zone along the way! Entries will open in October 2019.

    Date: Saturday 4 April
    Where:
    Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - The Illuminator Napier Night Run/Walk


    Free
    Summer Sundaze

    Summer Sundaze

    14 Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Ian Munro - international class live performer and recording artist. - Ariana Henare - Annabelle & Ash - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds...

    Date: Sunday 1 December to Sunday 5 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Summer Sundaze


    Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Opening night

    Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Opening night

    In a quiet Napier street in September 1920 four friends met to talk about their dream of starting a Football Club. Pros and cons were debated and late into the evening a plan was formed. Originally based in Napier’s Technical College, the club was forced to relocate after the College was...

    Date: Friday 10 April
    Where:
    Napier Tech Rugby Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

    Read more » - Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Opening night


    Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Lunch

    Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Lunch

    In a quiet Napier street in September 1920 four friends met to talk about their dream of starting a Football Club. Pros and cons were debated and late into the evening a plan was formed. Originally based in Napier’s Technical College, the club was forced to relocate after the College was...

    Date: Saturday 11 April to Sunday 12 April
    Where:
    Napier Tech Rugby Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Dinner

    Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Dinner

    In a quiet Napier street in September 1920 four friends met to talk about their dream of starting a Football Club. Pros and cons were debated and late into the evening a plan was formed. Originally based in Napier’s Technical College, the club was forced to relocate after the College was...

    Date: Saturday 11 April
    Where:
    Centennial Hall, Napier, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

    Join Mack at one of the premium vineyards in the Bay and experience a sensory treat of good food, great wine and excellent acoustic stylings of Mack and his guitars, as he plays and sings originals as well as covers of folk and rock classics. Described by Rock Radio UK as "one of the best...

    Date: Saturday 14 December to Saturday 18 April
    Where:
    Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    CHB Service day 2020 (Community Day)

    CHB Service day 2020 (Community Day)

    This amazing street event focus is on community groups, clubs, charity, health services, healthy living, Recycling, health living such as Organic gardening, fundraising for school trips etc. Please note: Your group or health services must be based and running in CHB to have a stall. Payments of...

    Date: Saturday 25 April
    Where:
    Ruataniwha st, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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    The Ten Tenors

    The Ten Tenors

    Following sold out performances throughout New Zealand, The Ten Tenors are thrilled to announce they’re returning by popular demand. The charming classical cross-over group will perform a selection of the best romantic pop songs, ballads and arias of all time from their latest album Love Is In...

    Date: Saturday 25 April
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    May 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    June 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun – First Anniversary

    Flaxmere Parkrun – First Anniversary

    Flaxmere Parkrun is celebrating its first anniversary. We've now delivered 52 free, fun parkruns since we started on June 15 2019. Help us celebrate our first anniversary by wearing the brightest, loudest colours you can as you permambulate your way around our beautiful 5km course. Bring your...

    Date: Saturday 13 June
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    July 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    August 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    September 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Friends! The Musical Parody

    Friends! The Musical Parody

    So, no one told you life was gonna be this way, nor did they tell you about the hilarious new musical that lovingly lampoons one of TV’s all-time greatest shows in the hit New York and Las Vegas show Friends! The Musical Parody. Friends! The Musical Parody will be there for you in 2020 as it...

    Date: Thursday 17 September
    Where:
    Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    October 2020

    Free
    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Flaxmere Parkrun

    Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

    Date: Saturday 23 November to Saturday 14 November
    Where:
    Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    National Sports Club Tournament

    National Sports Club Tournament

    To encourage our mates to have regular health checks and to make them aware of the support agencies available for men dealing with mental health issues. The sports to be played in the initial year are Rugby League 9’s, Rugby 7's and Touch Rugby. Through our competitive nature we are using...

    Date: Saturday 31 October
    Where:
    Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    December 2020

    Oldershaw & Co Tag Team Relay

    Oldershaw & Co Tag Team Relay

    The Oldershaw & Co Ltd Tag Team relay is just before Christmas as we wanted to give this event the festive feel and it has always been a great success with plenty of laughs during the day. Fancy dress optional but encouraged This event showcases your own individual ability and also having fun...

    Date: Tuesday 15 December
    Where:
    Pandora Pond, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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