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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.

February 2018

Free
Minecraft Club - Havelock North

Minecraft Club - Havelock North

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. We may take photographs or video...

Date: Monday 26 February to Monday 2 July
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club - Havelock North


Peak Teens After School Programme

Peak Teens After School Programme

Peak Teens is a strength and conditioning workout especially designed for the younger ones, helping them develop a lifelong love for fitness. In a group setting they will participate in fun and engaging workouts that deliver measurable results and prepare them to be well rounded athletes. No...

Date: Monday 26 February to Thursday 5 April
Where:
Peak Fitness & Health, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Peak Teens After School Programme


Volleyball League Social and Competitive

Volleyball League Social and Competitive

The Napier Volleyball Club is beginning a new 10 week competition at PGA on Monday evening starting January 22nd. There are spaces available in all 4 grades from Open Men to Social Beginners. Space can be made for university students to play half the competition. High School teams and players...

Date: Monday 26 February to Monday 26 March
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Volleyball League Social and Competitive


Ice Skate Tour

Ice Skate Tour

Come enjoy ice skating! It’s a great, safe and fun way to get active and also an activity that kids can do together with their parent(s) and friends. Entry fee includes ice skates. The Ice Skate Tour travels around with a mobile ice rink! All events are open for general public so don’t...

Date: Tuesday 27 February to Sunday 4 March
Where:
Coronation Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - Ice Skate Tour


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...

Date: Wednesday 28 February to Wednesday 11 April
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Havelock North Preschool Storytime


Orienteering Summer Series 6

Orienteering Summer Series 6

Please see our website for full details on venue and instructions for travelling to starting area. Orienteering is a sport which involves using specially drawn maps to navigate around a preset course. It can be either a competitive sport or simply a relaxed walk where you enjoy the...

Date: Wednesday 28 February
Where:
Havelock North Intermediate School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Orienteering Summer Series 6


Napier Repertory Players – The Ghost Train

Napier Repertory Players – The Ghost Train

Written by: Arnold Ridley Directed by: Robert Hickey Despite the psychic stationmaster’s weird stories of a ghost train, six stranded passengers decide to stay the night in the waiting room of a small Cornish wayside railway station. They soon regret this decision as ghostly and not so...

Date: Wednesday 28 February to Saturday 3 March
Where:
Napier Little Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Repertory Players – The Ghost Train


March 2018

Ice Skate Tour

Ice Skate Tour

Come enjoy ice skating! It’s a great, safe and fun way to get active and also an activity that kids can do together with their parent(s) and friends. Entry fee includes ice skates. The Ice Skate Tour travels around with a mobile ice rink! All events are open for general public so don’t...

Date: Tuesday 27 February to Sunday 4 March
Where:
Coronation Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - Ice Skate Tour


Peak Kids After School Programme

Peak Kids After School Programme

Peak Kids is a strength and conditioning workout especially designed for the younger ones, (5-8 yrs)helping them develop a lifelong love for fitness. In a group setting they will participate in fun and engaging workouts that deliver measurable results and prepare them to be well rounded...

Date: Thursday 1 March to Thursday 5 April
Where:
Peak Fitness & Health, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Peak Kids After School Programme


Free
Pickleball

Pickleball

Pickleball is a fun raquet sport, played on a court 1/3 the size of a tennis court, easy to play, easy to learn, gear supplied and free tuition, played every Thursday evening and Sunday morning thru the summer months at the Old Netball courts in Hastings. Check out our Facebook page Pickleball...

Date: Thursday 1 March to Thursday 22 March
Where:
Old Netball Clubrooms, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Pickleball


Napier Repertory Players – The Ghost Train

Napier Repertory Players – The Ghost Train

Written by: Arnold Ridley Directed by: Robert Hickey Despite the psychic stationmaster’s weird stories of a ghost train, six stranded passengers decide to stay the night in the waiting room of a small Cornish wayside railway station. They soon regret this decision as ghostly and not so...

Date: Wednesday 28 February to Saturday 3 March
Where:
Napier Little Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Repertory Players – The Ghost Train


10 String Symphony (Nashville)

10 String Symphony (Nashville)

Acclaimed Nashville folk duo returns for North Island Tour. Following their New Zealand debut performance at the Auckland Folk Festival and nationwide tour with Tattletale Saints in 2014, Nashville duo 10 String Symphony returns to New Zealand this summer on an 8 show tour of the North Island in...

Date: Thursday 1 March
Where:
EastEnd Cafe & Bar, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 10 String Symphony (Nashville)


Free
Tamatea High School Food Festival

Tamatea High School Food Festival

Come along and enjoy a variety of fun, food, child friendly activities at Tamatea High School, Freyberg Ave, Napier. Bring the kiddies, enjoy hangi, burgers, freshly made pancakes and a variety of other yummy goodies! Who needs to cook dinner?! We will also have face painting, haka, raffles,...

Date: Friday 2 March
Where:
Tametea High School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tamatea High School Food Festival


XRACE

XRACE

XRACE is a family mystery adventure race where family teams (made up of one parent and one child, aged 6-14 years old) race together. Teams must locate and complete 10 mystery challenges, racing the clock and all the other family teams with the fastest and luckiest crowned XRACE champion. Join...

Date: Friday 2 March
Where:
Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - XRACE


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Black Barn Road Cheese School - Friday Cheese Nights

Black Barn Road Cheese School - Friday Cheese Nights

On the first Friday of [almost] every month I will host a Cheese Tasting to introduce you to artisan cheeses from near and far. Matching them with wines, beers and ciders, comparing the good, the not so good and the occasional Oscar-winning little star! You will learn to judge a cheese by its...

Date: Friday 2 March
Where:
Te Whare Kiwikiwi, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Black Barn Road Cheese School - Friday Cheese Nights


The Piano: The Ballet

The Piano: The Ballet

Inspired by the film The Piano with permission kindly granted by Jane Campion, Jan Chapman and Saddleback Productions. 25 years ago, cinema goers around the world were captivated by an extraordinary tale of desire, violence and hope. The story of Ada McGrath and her daughter Flora, husband...

Date: Friday 2 March to Saturday 3 March
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Piano: The Ballet


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Kings & Associates New Zealand Shows

Kings & Associates New Zealand Shows

Award-winning Australian blues band Kings & Associates announce two NZ Shows. In support of the release of their highly acclaimed latest album Tales Of A Rich Girl, Adelaide Neo Blues band Kings & Associates are heading to New Zealand to play shows in Napier and Whangarei on the 2nd and 3rd of...

Date: Friday 2 March
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kings & Associates New Zealand Shows


Free
Made In Wairoa Farmers Market

Made In Wairoa Farmers Market

The Made in Wairoa Farmers Market is a place where Wairoa produce growers, artisan producers and artists can sell their wares to visitors to the market.

Date: Saturday 3 March to Saturday 28 April
Where:
Write Price Car Park, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Made In Wairoa Farmers Market


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 3 March
Where:
Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Urban Farmers' Market


Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Charity Walk

Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Charity Walk

The Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Walk is happening again! This is limited to 200 tickets which sold out very quickly last time so contact us now! This area is normally closed off to the public, so make use of this unique opportunity to see what is happening in the Sanctuary. All money raised...

Date: Saturday 3 March
Where:
Cape Kidnappers, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Charity Walk


Free
Seaweek - Beach Clean-Up

Seaweek - Beach Clean-Up

- 9:00am - Welcome, Registration, Health & Safety briefing - 9:15 – 11:15am - Pick up rubbish - 11:15am - Stay for a sausage from the BBQ - 12:00pm - Finish BYO – buckets & gloves (if you have them), sun protection, drink bottle, appropriate clothing. We will supply rubbish bags and...

Date: Saturday 3 March
Where:
Waitangi Regional Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Seaweek - Beach Clean-Up


Free
Magpie Market - Antiques, Collectibles and Crafts

Magpie Market - Antiques, Collectibles and Crafts

The Antiques, Collectibles & Craft Market held every month is an event not to be missed. This regular monthly market is mostly indoors, providing something interesting for everyone. Besides the numerous interesting craft and collectibles stalls, the market offers clothing, foodstuffs, jewellery,...

Date: Saturday 3 March to Saturday 7 April
Where:
Meeanee Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Magpie Market - Antiques, Collectibles and Crafts


Free
International Cultures Day

International Cultures Day

Don't miss the biggest international cultural celebration in Hawke's Bay! Enjoy a day of performances from the many cultural groups living in the region, sample the variety of delicious food from all over the world (please bring cash), and learn about the various services available to the...

Date: Saturday 3 March
Where:
Cornwall Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - International Cultures Day


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Beer Appreciation Day VIII

Beer Appreciation Day VIII

The only occasion in Hawke's Bay where you can taste beers from near all of the region's local breweries freshly poured from the tap. Featuring the BAD Apples area, offering a selection of New Zealand’s finest craft ciders. Local brews complemented by a large selection of outstanding beers from...

Date: Saturday 3 March
Where:
Duart House, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Beer Appreciation Day VIII


NZIHH Regional Qualifier

NZIHH Regional Qualifier

Come see H.B's best Hip Hop dancers at HHI NZ Regional Qualifiers. Prelims: 2:30 - 4:00pm Finals: 6:30 - 8:30pm 2018 HHI NZ regional and national dates. So we are happy to announce the 2018 HHI NZ Regional and National Dates. The actual day schedule for Nationals Week is still yet to be...

Date: Saturday 3 March
Where:
Peak Vision Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - NZIHH Regional Qualifier


Free
Taradale RSA Sunday Market

Taradale RSA Sunday Market

This is an indoor market, so no matter what the weather you can browse the stalls in comfort. Lots of free parking, Wheelchair access. Come and see the range of handmade crafts and gifts, plants, nic nacs etc. You can even have breakfast at the Taradale RSA priced from $10.

Date: Sunday 4 March to Sunday 18 March
Where:
Taradale RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Taradale RSA Sunday Market


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 4 March
Where:
Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market


Free
Seaweek - Children’s Day

Seaweek - Children’s Day

Free entry to the National Aquarium for one child 14 years and under with one paying adult. Children’s activities and prizes at the aquarium to celebrate Children’s Day. Contact: Reception at 06 834-1404

Date: Sunday 4 March
Where:
National Aquarium of New Zealand, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Seaweek - Children’s Day


Free
Gala

Gala

Fun day for all the family, lots of bargains, kids entertainment.

Date: Sunday 4 March
Where:
Lindisfarne College, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Gala


Free
Seaweek - Children’s Sand Castle Competition

Seaweek - Children’s Sand Castle Competition

Create a sea creature, land creature, fantastical creature, be creative and upcycle beach debris if you can. 3 age groups - up to 5, up to 10, 11 to 14 - 11:00am - 2:00pm - 11:00am - Welcome, Registration, Health & Safety briefing - 11:15 - 12:30pm - Build your creations - 12:45pm - Judging...

Date: Sunday 4 March
Where:
Waimarama Beach, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Seaweek - Children’s Sand Castle Competition


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: Sunday 4 March to Friday 8 June
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Fraser Mack


My Baby - Prehistoric Rhythm Tour

My Baby - Prehistoric Rhythm Tour

My baby is a Dutch/New Zealand trio that play roots driven hypnotic dance. It’s a sound informed by voodoo blues and ancient folk and then fused with the rawness of seventies funk, African desert blues, Moroccan gnawa, Indian raga and a touch of EDM. They have been spreading their...

Date: Sunday 4 March
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - My Baby - Prehistoric Rhythm Tour


Free
Minecraft Club - Havelock North

Minecraft Club - Havelock North

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. We may take photographs or video...

Date: Monday 26 February to Monday 2 July
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club - Havelock North


Peak Teens After School Programme

Peak Teens After School Programme

Peak Teens is a strength and conditioning workout especially designed for the younger ones, helping them develop a lifelong love for fitness. In a group setting they will participate in fun and engaging workouts that deliver measurable results and prepare them to be well rounded athletes. No...

Date: Monday 26 February to Thursday 5 April
Where:
Peak Fitness & Health, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Peak Teens After School Programme


Volleyball League Social and Competitive

Volleyball League Social and Competitive

The Napier Volleyball Club is beginning a new 10 week competition at PGA on Monday evening starting January 22nd. There are spaces available in all 4 grades from Open Men to Social Beginners. Space can be made for university students to play half the competition. High School teams and players...

Date: Monday 26 February to Monday 26 March
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Volleyball League Social and Competitive


Michael Jackson HIStory Show

Michael Jackson HIStory Show

A musical tribute and live concert experience that journeys through Michael Jackson’s vast and incredible catalogue of work including his beginnings as a member of the Jackson 5, his groundbreaking theatrics in the 80s and his evolution onward into the 21st century. This show features all of...

Date: Monday 5 March
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Michael Jackson HIStory Show


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...

Date: Wednesday 28 February to Wednesday 11 April
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Havelock North Preschool Storytime


Rado & Raybon Save the World

Rado & Raybon Save the World

Leading comedians Raybon Kan and Nick Rado team up to perform a two-hour show in which stand-up gives way to Rado & Raybon solving questions posed by the audience. The first half is a stand-up set by each comedian. In the second half, they take the stage together and answer questions, throwing...

Date: Wednesday 7 March
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - Rado & Raybon Save the World


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Jon Toogood - Solo & Acoustic

Jon Toogood - Solo & Acoustic

Jon Toogood detaches himself from the Shihad electric wall of sound for 2 shows at the Paisley Stage, Napier. Unplugged and unrobed. Delivering music in tribute to those who influenced him on his unique musical journey, some tracks from his solo side project – “The Adults”, plus a very...

Date: Thursday 8 March to Friday 9 March
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Jon Toogood - Solo & Acoustic


Free
Seaweek - Beach Clean Up

Seaweek - Beach Clean Up

Beach Clean Up with Cathedral Environment Justice and Peace Network. Meet on the grass area by Fish Bike rentals and you are welcome to join us for a shared picnic afterwards. Please bring an old bag for collecting and gloves if you wish. Extras will be available. The event will be cancelled...

Date: Friday 9 March
Where:
Pacific Surf Lifesaving Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Seaweek - Beach Clean Up


Free
Napier Night Fiesta

Napier Night Fiesta

Make the most of the balmy summer weather at the Napier Night Fiesta. Come and dine on delectable food while relaxing to local tunes and soaking up the fabulous atmosphere of Napier's Clive Square at twilight. January's muso is Napier chanteuse Iris Dunn. For a sampler see...

Date: Friday 9 March
Where:
Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Napier Night Fiesta


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The Datsuns - The D4

The Datsuns - The D4

In 2018 The Datsuns, always A NZ Band, but scattered around the globe (London, Stockholm, Auckland... and Thames) will finish their seventh, as yet untitled studio album. It seems like yesterday but 16 years ago the quartet from the sleepy Waikato hamlet of Cambridge took their riotous and raw...

Date: Friday 9 March
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Datsuns - The D4


Zeal HB - Paint Party

Zeal HB - Paint Party

It's back, it's bigger and better than before! Yusss Paint Party 2018... Hawke's Bay are you ready? Friday 9th March | Hawkes Bay Regional Sports Park, Percival Road, Hastings | High School Only Tickets online or from your Youth Council Reps. This event will sell out. In order to avoid...

Date: Friday 9 March
Where:
Sports Park Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Zeal HB - Paint Party


Free
Knitting and Book Sale – Red Cross

Knitting and Book Sale – Red Cross

Gorgeous knitting available for babies and children. And other knitted items. Books for sale, all ages, priced to sell!

Date: Saturday 10 March
Where:
Greendale Tamatea Scout Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Knitting and Book Sale – Red Cross


MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2018

MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2018

Conquer the peaks! 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 Bay sunshine and challenge...

Date: Saturday 10 March
Where:
Havelock North Village, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2018


Free
Piece-Makers Market

Piece-Makers Market

The Piece-Makers markets are a fabulous experience for discerning shoppers, showcasing wares from a growing number of hand-picked stall holders from around Hawke's Bay and New Zealand. You will find us at Hawthorne Coffee Roasters in Havelock North. Our stall-holders vary each month and are...

Date: Saturday 10 March
Where:
Hawthorne Coffee Roasters, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Piece-Makers Market


Free
Maraekakaho Country Market Day 2018

Maraekakaho Country Market Day 2018

It's your 'Rural day in the Bay!' the 6th annual Maraekakaho Country Market Day will be held on the 10th March 2018. There will be local produce, coffee, home baking and gourmet foods, artisan crafts, gifts, toys, baby, child, adult clothing, jewelry, furniture, landscaping plants, art,...

Date: Saturday 10 March
Where:
Maraekakaho Sports Grounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Maraekakaho Country Market Day 2018


Free
Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions

14 Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Professor Dynamite & The Banditos with Willie D and Margot on the vocals and Guitar. - Ian Munro - international class live performer and recording artist. - Akina Vinyl Society spinning some vinyl. - The Pukes ukhelele rock...

Date: Saturday 10 March to Saturday 31 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer Sessions


MADE (Music And Dance Event) for A Cause - 2018

MADE (Music And Dance Event) for A Cause - 2018

After the huge success of ‘MADE For A Cause 2017', Hawke’s Bay Indian Cultural Centre (HBICC) is coming up with their third anniversary event ‘MADE’ For A Cause 2018. HBICC was established in 2015 with an aim to promote Indian Classical Arts within the local community. We have started...

Date: Saturday 10 March
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - MADE (Music And Dance Event) for A Cause - 2018


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Carb On Carb Single Release Tour

Carb On Carb Single Release Tour

True road dogs, Auckland’s carb on carb have been touring internationally for a couple of years following the release of their debut album. 2018 will see the band release their sophomore album, and play a heck of a bunch more shows. This tour, celebrating the release of the single ‘It’s...

Date: Saturday 10 March
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Carb On Carb Single Release Tour


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Silence The City with Dead Beat Boys & Come To Dolly

Silence The City with Dead Beat Boys & Come To Dolly

With a headline slot at the Rock Du Mont Dore festival in New Caledonia and a handful of support act experience for some massive international heavyweights (Sevendust, Everclear...), and legendary local acts (I Am Giant, Devilskin...) under their belt, Silence The City are excited to be bringing...

Date: Saturday 10 March
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silence The City with Dead Beat Boys & Come To Dolly


Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out - Summer Sunday Session

Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out - Summer Sunday Session

New date: 11th March 2018. Lads, we thought it was time to host a summer edition of the Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out. Behold... The Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out - Summer Sunday Session! Bit of a mouth full, but it is going to be a hoot! Here are the deets: - 4 Man Ambrose Golf...

Date: Sunday 11 March
Where:
Hastings Golf Course, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out - Summer Sunday Session


Free
Hereworth Gala & Art Auction

Hereworth Gala & Art Auction

Join us for a fun-filled day at the biennial Hereworth School Gala. Enjoy a huge variety of stalls, food and family entertainment. Come early to get the best of the bargains and stay for the fun family entertainment! For details of the Art Auction and preview dates, check our facebook page or...

Date: Sunday 11 March
Where:
Hereworth School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hereworth Gala & Art Auction


Altherm NZ Jet Sprint Championships Round 4

Altherm NZ Jet Sprint Championships Round 4

Pack up the family, bring your own picnic and enjoy, an all action packed days boat racing. Three class's (B Class, A class & the methanol sucking monsters - superboats) 40 + boats

Date: Sunday 11 March
Where:
Riverside Jet Track, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Altherm NZ Jet Sprint Championships Round 4


Free
Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2018

Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2018

Church Road is excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts this summer. Relax in our park-like grounds, enjoy a glass of Church Road wine and one of our delicious platters or cheeseboards, while you’re entertained by our local talent. Vagabond Jacks Food Truck will be...

Date: Sunday 11 March
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2018


Hastings Music Society Concert

Hastings Music Society Concert

Monthly programme of vocal and/or instrumental music featuring local artists, young performers, choirs and instrumental groups. March to November inclusive. Admission; Non members $3. Afternoon tea provided.

Date: Sunday 11 March to Sunday 8 April
Where:
St Matthew's Anglican Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Tots

Art for Tots

Book in now for a fun and playful art experience for your under-five year old inspired by the artworks on exhibition. Booking required due to limited spaces, koha welcome. Call 06 871 5095 or email elhams@hdc.govt.nz.

Date: Monday 12 March to Monday 11 June
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Art for Tots


Horse of The Year

Horse of The Year

The Annual Horse of The Year Show is New Zealand’s Premier Equestrian Competition, featuring a range of horse and rider combinations from multiple disciplines. With over 1800 riders and 2500 horses competing for lucrative titles and prize money the show is a feature on most equestrian...

Date: Tuesday 13 March to Sunday 18 March
Where:
Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Horse of The Year


Operatunity Presents: Rat Pack Returns!

Operatunity Presents: Rat Pack Returns!

We first presented our Rat Pack show two years ago, and so popular it was with first rate singers and our super band, we are delighted to announce its return. Three talented young singers led by crowd pleaser Bonaventure Allan-Moetaua and accompanied by a full band will pay tribute to three of...

Date: Thursday 15 March
Where:
Bay City Outreach Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Operatunity Presents: Rat Pack Returns!


CMNZ Presents: Anderson & Roe Piano Duo

CMNZ Presents: Anderson & Roe Piano Duo

Exploding genre boundaries, Anderson and Roe are as much at home with Mozart as they are with Daft Punk. Described as “Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers transposed from the dance floor to the keyboard” (Southampton Press), the duo will bring adrenalized performances, and palpable chemistry to...

Date: Thursday 15 March
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - CMNZ Presents: Anderson & Roe Piano Duo


Heart Kids Charity Golf Day - Special Guest: Rob Lutter, CEO

Heart Kids Charity Golf Day - Special Guest: Rob Lutter, CEO

Primary sponsors: - Falcon Electrical Limited - Napier Golf Club WHAT is Heart Kids Hawkes Bay Charity Golf Day? This is Heart Kids Hawkes Bay's main fundraising event which raises much needed funds to support our local heart families through their extremely tough journey. At this event,...

Date: Friday 16 March
Where:
Napier Golf Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Heart Kids Charity Golf Day - Special Guest: Rob Lutter, CEO


Handbags and Gladrags Charity Auction

Handbags and Gladrags Charity Auction

CanInspire Handbags and Gladrags Charity Auction. If you are looking for an excuse to dress up on a Friday night, have a fun night out, enjoy a glass of bubbles, buy a handbag or two, and support a local Charity, we have the perfect evening for you. On Friday 16th March @ the Taradale Club,...

Date: Friday 16 March
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Handbags and Gladrags Charity Auction


Mission Estate Concert 2018 - Neil Diamond: CANCELLED

Mission Estate Concert 2018 - Neil Diamond: CANCELLED

Musical icon, Grammy Award winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member, Neil Diamond, will perform at the 2018 concert. The Mission Concert is part of Neil Diamond’s world tour celebrating his incomparable 50-year career and hits spanning decades such as Cherry Cherry, Holly Holy, Cracklin’...

Date: Saturday 17 March
Where:
Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay United vs Southern United - NZ Football

Hawke's Bay United vs Southern United - NZ Football

The last home game of the regular season sees HBU host the lads from the deep south. It will be a cracker of a way to sign off the season so make sure you don't miss it!

Date: Saturday 17 March
Where:
Bluewater Stadium, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Laura Collins and The Back Porch Blues Band

Laura Collins and The Back Porch Blues Band

Keeping the blues 'live' at Rumpy. Wellington based Laura Collins and her Back Porch Blues Band will be keeping the blues 'live' on the front porch at Rumpy. Laura, who is up front from the very start, with high energy, cheek and vocal strength leads and celebrates her band - and gives them...

Date: Saturday 17 March
Where:
Rumpy, Otane, Central Hawke's Bay

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KidsCan Garden Party

KidsCan Garden Party

Roses blooming, local arts & crafts, children singing & much much more... Come and enjoy a few hours in this large beautiful rambling Heritage Rose Garden, be entertained by various children’s choirs and dance groups and browse through local arts and crafts stalls. With plenty of shade trees,...

Date: Sunday 18 March
Where:
Cheops Heritage Rose Garden, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Walk Tall!

Walk Tall!

Walk Tall! is a 5-piece band made up of alumni and senior students of the New Zealand School of Music, dedicated to celebrating the best of the famed Cannonball Adderley Quintet. With everything from their up tempo hard bop burners to the blues boogaloos of their soul jazz period, every tune...

Date: Sunday 18 March
Where:
Napier Sailing Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sue Nicholson - Earth, Life & Beyond

Sue Nicholson - Earth, Life & Beyond

The Star of the new Sensing Murder Series Sue Nicholson presents her Sensational new live show Earth, Life & Beyond. Sue's abilities have been seen on TVNZ's 'Sensing Murder', the 'Good Morning' show and 20/20. Her incredible gift helps to create a communication link between those who have...

Date: Monday 19 March to Tuesday 20 March
Where:
Ellwood Function Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Alliance Française French Film Festival 2018

Alliance Française French Film Festival 2018

The Alliance Française French Film Festival returns to Event Cinemas Havelock North from 21 March - 4 April 2018, inviting audiences to experience one language and a world of emotions. Featuring a diverse programme of feature films from France and beyond, the 2018 Alliance Française French...

Date: Wednesday 21 March to Wednesday 4 April
Where:
Cinema Gold, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Hawke's Bay Harvest

Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Hawke's Bay Harvest

Join us as the Hastings CBD Mall is transformed into an exciting evening destination for the whole family with six incredible themed Night Markets. Live music, craft stalls and your favourite food trucks, there’s something for everyone!

Date: Thursday 22 March
Where:
Hastings Clock Tower, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fashion for a Cure

Fashion for a Cure

One Night, One Show, Seven Designers. Trelise Cooper, Coop, Yvonne Bennetti, Moochi, Storm, Ruby and Liam. You will be hosted by our Ambassador's Petra Bagust and Shane Cortese, whilst enjoying a fashion evening with collections from New Zealand's leading designers on show, plus live and...

Date: Thursday 22 March
Where:
Hawke's Bay BMW, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Big Country (Scotland)

Big Country (Scotland)

80s Celtic rockers Big Country make a triumphant return to perform ‘The Crossing’ plus a special encore of greatest hits! Get ready for all your Big Country favourites – 'In A Big Country', 'Fields of Fire', 'Chance', 'Wonderland', 'Look Away' plus more!

Date: Thursday 22 March
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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An Evening with Doug Avery - The Resilient Farmer

An Evening with Doug Avery - The Resilient Farmer

Join us for a delicious fundraising dinner and a yarn about overcoming life’s challenges. A night of great discovery from the man behind the top-selling book – The Resilient Farmer. Recently awarded an MNZM Queen’s Birthday honour in recognition of his services to agriculture and mental...

Date: Friday 23 March
Where:
Puketapu School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Original Mack

The Original Mack

Unique and innovative – Fraser Mack has developed a sound of his own that is at once relatable but also unfathomable, leaving his audience wondering “how did he do that?” Described on Rock Radio UK as New Zealand’s best kept secret and undoubtedly one of the best guitarists in the land,...

Date: Friday 23 March
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #5

Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #5

Well, when you think summer you must be thinking Triathlon! And the Shed 2 Summer Triathlon & Duathlon series is what it is all about this summer. There are six events this summer and at each event, there are three different races with different distance and options that should suit everyone from...

Date: Sunday 25 March
Where:
Pandora Pond, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Birdwoods 'Salute to Summer' Bands & BBQ

Birdwoods 'Salute to Summer' Bands & BBQ

Join us in the beautiful gardens at Birdwoods for fantastic live music, dancing, and a gourmet BBQ dinner. Featuring Midlife Crisis, the Bay's favourite covers band, and Latino Fuego playing sensational Latin/Gypsy music. Raymond will be serving up a delicious BBQ (included in ticket price), and...

Date: Thursday 29 March
Where:
Birdwoods Gallery, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Marriage of Figaro

The Marriage of Figaro

One of the most beloved operas of all time, Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro is set over the course of one crazy day in the household of Count Almaviva. Barber-turned-valet Figaro and his sassy fiancee, Susanna, join forces with the long-suffering Countess to outsmart their devious employer. This...

Date: Thursday 29 March
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
The Karl Austin Experience

The Karl Austin Experience

Playing all throughout the day on our beautiful Extravaganza Fair Stage. Perhaps you have heard of Karl through word of mouth? Or you may support local Taranaki Music, have followed The Extravaganza or attended one of many Live Music festivals or craft fair events and field days in Taranaki? No...

Date: Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April
Where:
Anderson Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Little Easy CHB 2018

The Little Easy CHB 2018

Get ready for the The Little Easy on Friday March 30th (Good Friday) in Central Hawke's Bay! The Little Easy is a gentle 12km meander on the Rotary River Pathway. Nothing too strenuous - just a fun, family-friendly ride to kickstart your Easter Weekend. Starting from Russell Park,...

Date: Friday 30 March
Where:
Russell Park, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
The Extravaganza Fair

The Extravaganza Fair

Roll up. Roll up. Roll up! Welcome to Season 3 of New Zealand's largest and newest travelling event! The Extravaganza Fair! We're bringing to NZ a unique style of market stalls, arts and craft, food, musical entertainment, circus shows, performers, unique to NZ tiny homes, including open home...

Date: Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April
Where:
Anderson Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

All the fun of the circus - free at The Extravaganza Fair. Performing throughout the day this family show will charm and delight the young and old. From acrobats, dancing, performing 'tigers' and magic!!!

Date: Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April
Where:
Anderson Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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John Butler Trio & Special Guests

John Butler Trio & Special Guests

Revered for their brilliant live performances and superb musicianship, the John Butler Trio are one of the most successful Australian bands of the current era and are returning to New Zealand for a one-off show at the stunning Church Road Winery in the Hawkes Bay for Good Friday 2018. The...

Date: Friday 30 March
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Big Easy 2018

The Big Easy 2018

The Big Easy on the Hawke’s Bay Trails is the ultimate antidote to all those serious lycra laden cycling events held across the country. The Big Easy ride is a gentle ride and we encourage you to take all day and enjoy the many tasty Hawke’s Bay distractions along the way. Easter Saturday...

Date: Saturday 31 March
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Kai Moana At the Park

Kai Moana At the Park

A casual event celebrating the abundance of goodness we have on offer here in Hawke’s Bay. A team of chefs will be showcasing some tasty seafood dishes and our head winemaker Dan Barker will be on hand to introduce you to Moana Park’s natural, low-sulphite wines. New Zealand Craft Breweries...

Date: Saturday 31 March
Where:
Moana Park Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Enchanted Forest Ball

The Enchanted Forest Ball

“I want to be with those who know secret things or else alone.” The Enchanted Forest Ball is Hawke’s Bay’s newest boutique summer event. Set in an idyllic location with the stunning surrounds of the Hawke’s Bay landscape, the location sets the scene for the most magical of summer...

Date: Saturday 31 March
Where:
Havelock North i-SITE, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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April 2018

Free
The Karl Austin Experience

The Karl Austin Experience

Playing all throughout the day on our beautiful Extravaganza Fair Stage. Perhaps you have heard of Karl through word of mouth? Or you may support local Taranaki Music, have followed The Extravaganza or attended one of many Live Music festivals or craft fair events and field days in Taranaki? No...

Date: Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April
Where:
Anderson Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Alliance Française French Film Festival 2018

Alliance Française French Film Festival 2018

The Alliance Française French Film Festival returns to Event Cinemas Havelock North from 21 March - 4 April 2018, inviting audiences to experience one language and a world of emotions. Featuring a diverse programme of feature films from France and beyond, the 2018 Alliance Française French...

Date: Wednesday 21 March to Wednesday 4 April
Where:
Cinema Gold, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Little Easy Wairoa 2018

The Little Easy Wairoa 2018

The Little Easy Wairoa is back for 2018! This is a cruisy 5-10km ride along the Wairoa River is a great way to burn off those Easter Eggs. More course details to follow. Tickets will be $15 for adults and $10 for kids, which includes a snazzy Little Easy T Shirt. Get your tickets now...

Date: Sunday 1 April
Where:
Wairoa Lighthouse, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Extravaganza Fair

The Extravaganza Fair

Roll up. Roll up. Roll up! Welcome to Season 3 of New Zealand's largest and newest travelling event! The Extravaganza Fair! We're bringing to NZ a unique style of market stalls, arts and craft, food, musical entertainment, circus shows, performers, unique to NZ tiny homes, including open home...

Date: Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April
Where:
Anderson Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

All the fun of the circus - free at The Extravaganza Fair. Performing throughout the day this family show will charm and delight the young and old. From acrobats, dancing, performing 'tigers' and magic!!!

Date: Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April
Where:
Anderson Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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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: Sunday 4 March to Friday 8 June
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Minecraft Club - Havelock North

Minecraft Club - Havelock North

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. We may take photographs or video...

Date: Monday 26 February to Monday 2 July
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Peak Teens After School Programme

Peak Teens After School Programme

Peak Teens is a strength and conditioning workout especially designed for the younger ones, helping them develop a lifelong love for fitness. In a group setting they will participate in fun and engaging workouts that deliver measurable results and prepare them to be well rounded athletes. No...

Date: Monday 26 February to Thursday 5 April
Where:
Peak Fitness & Health, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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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...

Date: Wednesday 28 February to Wednesday 11 April
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Peak Kids After School Programme

Peak Kids After School Programme

Peak Kids is a strength and conditioning workout especially designed for the younger ones, (5-8 yrs)helping them develop a lifelong love for fitness. In a group setting they will participate in fun and engaging workouts that deliver measurable results and prepare them to be well rounded...

Date: Thursday 1 March to Thursday 5 April
Where:
Peak Fitness & Health, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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SGCNZ Hawkes Bay Regional UOSWSF 2018

SGCNZ Hawkes Bay Regional UOSWSF 2018

On a roll with the Bard! Young Kiwis love their Shakespeare? Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand (SGCNZ) is once again here to prove it! For the 27th time New Zealand’s youth gather to perform and celebrate the works of William Shakespeare at the SGCNZ University of Otago Sheilah Winn...

Date: Thursday 5 April
Where:
Napier Boys' High School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hurricanes vs Sharks

Hurricanes vs Sharks

Join us for Bay Night at Our House, McLean Park, in the heart of Hawke's Bay as we host the Sharks from Durban. Don't miss out on Investec Super Rugby action in Hawke's Bay.

Date: Friday 6 April
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Oliver!

Oliver!

Bringing Charles Dickens’ beloved novel to life, Lionel Bart’s Oliver! takes audiences on a wild adventure through Victorian England. Join young,orphaned Oliver Twist as he navigates the London’s underworld of theft and violence, searching for a home, a family, and - most importantly -...

Date: Friday 6 April to Saturday 28 April
Where:
Tabard Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Made In Wairoa Farmers Market

Made In Wairoa Farmers Market

The Made in Wairoa Farmers Market is a place where Wairoa produce growers, artisan producers and artists can sell their wares to visitors to the market.

Date: Saturday 3 March to Saturday 28 April
Where:
Write Price Car Park, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Extravaganza Fair

The Extravaganza Fair

Roll up. Roll up. Roll up! Welcome to Season 3 of New Zealand's largest and newest travelling event! The Extravaganza Fair! We're bringing to NZ a unique style of market stalls, arts and craft, food, musical entertainment, circus shows, performers, unique to NZ tiny homes, including open home...

Date: Saturday 7 April to Sunday 8 April
Where:
Havelock North Domain, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Karl Austin Experience

The Karl Austin Experience

Playing all throughout the day on our beautiful Extravaganza Fair Stage. Perhaps you have heard of Karl through word of mouth? Or you may support local Taranaki Music, have followed The Extravaganza or attended one of many Live Music festivals or craft fair events and field days in Taranaki? No...

Date: Saturday 7 April to Sunday 8 April
Where:
Havelock North Domain, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Magpie Market - Antiques, Collectibles and Crafts

Magpie Market - Antiques, Collectibles and Crafts

The Antiques, Collectibles & Craft Market held every month is an event not to be missed. This regular monthly market is mostly indoors, providing something interesting for everyone. Besides the numerous interesting craft and collectibles stalls, the market offers clothing, foodstuffs, jewellery,...

Date: Saturday 3 March to Saturday 7 April
Where:
Meeanee Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Chapelwick Fair

The Chapelwick Fair

Put a note in your diary for The Chapelwick Fair, the first Saturday after Easter at Chapelwick Coastal Estate, Proangahau. The 2018 fair will have exhibitors from all over with gifts, sweets, treats and loads more. You'll be able to check out local and out of town stalls from soaps, purple...

Date: Saturday 7 April
Where:
Chapelwick Coastal Estate, Porangahau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

All the fun of the circus - free at The Extravaganza Fair. Performing throughout the day this family show will charm and delight the young and old. From acrobats, dancing, performing 'tigers' and magic!!!

Date: Saturday 7 April to Sunday 8 April
Where:
Havelock North Domain, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Eastern: POSTPONED

The Eastern: POSTPONED

Postponed to 7 April 2018 The Eastern are a string band that roars like a punk band, that swings like a gospel band, that drinks like a country band, that works like a bar band, that hopes like folk singers, and sings love songs like union songs, and writes union songs like love songs, and wants...

Date: Saturday 7 April
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier Port Harbour to Hills

Napier Port Harbour to Hills

Welcome to Napier Port Harbour to Hills 2018. The race starts and ends in the heart of Napier and takes in the stunning surroundings of Hawke’s Bay and its many attractions. Starting with a sheltered 2km Ocean swim with Napier Port as its backdrop you will then head out on a 95km bike...

Date: Sunday 8 April
Where:
East Pier Hotel, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Taradale Village Fete

Taradale Village Fete

Hawke's Bay's premier market event. 2018 will be the 8th Taradale Village Fete and biggest ever! Well over 80 quality local and out of town stalls selling a great range handmade goods and entertain: - Handmade products - Artwork - Women's fashion - Wood works - Plants - Baking -...

Date: Sunday 8 April
Where:
Taradale Primary School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Music Society Concert

Hastings Music Society Concert

Monthly programme of vocal and/or instrumental music featuring local artists, young performers, choirs and instrumental groups. March to November inclusive. Admission; Non members $3. Afternoon tea provided.

Date: Sunday 11 March to Sunday 8 April
Where:
St Matthew's Anglican Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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East Coast Farming Expo

East Coast Farming Expo

Two days of exhibits and seminars for Hawke's Bay and East Coast sheep & beef farmers to learn how to Farm Smarter - Farm Longer. Bringing agricultural innovation and technology to the doorstep of Hawke's Bay and East Coast sheep & beef farmers.

Date: Wednesday 11 April to Thursday 12 April
Where:
Wairoa A&P Showgrounds, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Operatunity: Because You Asked for It!

Operatunity: Because You Asked for It!

We invite you to design this concert with us by requesting your favourite tune or the one you most want to hear in Because You Asked For It! It can be anything you like, so we envisage the show will be a mix of genres with favourite songs from Rock ‘n Roll, pop, classical and music theatre....

Date: Thursday 12 April
Where:
Bay City Outreach Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier Port HB Primary Sector Awards Dinner

Napier Port HB Primary Sector Awards Dinner

The Hawke's Bay A&P Society invites you to join with them to celebrate a year of excellence in the primary sector as we announce the winners of: - Silver Fern Farms Hawke's Bay Farmer of the Year - Pan Pac Hawke's Bay Farm Forester of the Year - Laurie Dowling Memorial Award - Lawson Robinson...

Date: Thursday 12 April
Where:
Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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GO-4-12 Youth Adventure Race NZSSARC

GO-4-12 Youth Adventure Race NZSSARC

The GO-4-12 Youth Adventure Race is The Official New Zealand Secondary School Adventure Racing Championships and the New Zealand Youth Adventure Challenge. Competitors will complete a course involving up to 10 different adventure activities for 12 hours nonstop. The race is coordinated on behalf...

Date: Friday 13 April to Sunday 15 April
Where:
Camp David Adventure Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Speedway and Stockcar Kuru Cup Championship

Speedway and Stockcar Kuru Cup Championship

Second to last Speedway meeting of the 2017–2018 Season and the Stockcars line up for their Championship and the prestige of taking home the magnificent Kuru Cup. Several of visiting drivers from Palmerston North and Rotorua are expected for this championships, so expect plenty of...

Date: Saturday 14 April
Where:
Meeanee Speedway, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Frank Burkitt Band Album Release

The Frank Burkitt Band Album Release

Returning to their favourite venue in the Hawke's Bay, The Frank Burkitt Band will be performing tracks from their new album 'Raconteur' (out 9th March) and be fresh from their debut Australian Tour! Buy a ticket by clicking above. They're gonna sell fast! Check out the video on their website....

Date: Thursday 19 April
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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AB3: Third Year After Bowie Tribute Night

AB3: Third Year After Bowie Tribute Night

Straight from a sell out show at the Cabana, the Common room presents AB3. 3rd year After Bowie. It's been two years since our hero left us and so we are once again going to celebrate the genius of David Bowie. Bowie fans unite. Join in, as we enjoy all the wonderful songs this amazing man...

Date: Friday 20 April
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
CHB Service Community Day

CHB Service Community Day

This event runs each year, it is for charity, clubs, sports groups, promotion on health, gardening groups, etc. All groups must be running in CHB, and run within a building or centre within CHB. Stall fee is $5.00. Each stall is set up outside Waipukurau shop fronts for fundraising and...

Date: Saturday 21 April
Where:
Main Street, Waipukurau, Waipukurau, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Lake Tutira Off Road Half Marathon, 12k & 5k Trail Run

Lake Tutira Off Road Half Marathon, 12k & 5k Trail Run

Located just 40 minutes North of Napier, Lake Tutira offers a beautiful and challenging course, with stunning views. This is trail running at its very best! Choose from a half marathon, a 12k or dip your toes in with the 5k. Walkers are welcome in the 12k and 5k events. There is a picturesque...

Date: Sunday 22 April
Where:
Lake Tutira, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Taylor Hawks v Southland Sharks

Taylor Hawks v Southland Sharks

Join us at PGA for our 1st home game against the Sharks. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp.

Date: Thursday 26 April
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hopetoun Brown

Hopetoun Brown

Taite Prize finalists Hopetoun Brown enlist the country's finest trumpet player, Finn Scholes for a unique journey through rhythm and blue. Tim Stewart: lead vocals, body percussion, trumpet and trombone. NZ Rock’n’Roll Hall of Famer and founding member of Supergroove Stewart’s songwriting...

Date: Friday 27 April
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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SuperStock Autumn Nationals and Fireworks

SuperStock Autumn Nationals and Fireworks

The last Speedway meeting of the 2017–2018 Season and a Championships will be hotly contested. For the SuperStocks, they will be racing the MotorWorks Hawkes Bay Superstock Autumn Nationals with drivers coming from all around New Zealand hoping to take out this Championship. Lots of visiting...

Date: Saturday 28 April
Where:
Meeanee Speedway, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Timeliners

The Timeliners

Neil Worboys, Maurice Priestley & Stephen Carlyle are The Timeliners. A plugged acoustic trio who will take you back in time revisiting echoes of the last 50 years with originals and songs that inspired.

Date: Saturday 28 April
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Dusty Rhodes & Bullfrog Rata

Dusty Rhodes & Bullfrog Rata

Blues Double Bill Two of New Zealand’s blues guitar legends bring their bands to the Cabana for a night of barnstorming rhythm and blues. This is the first in a series of shows to celebrate the Cabana’s sixtieth anniversary. Dusty Rhodes and the Bluesmobile began back in 1987 born from...

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

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May 2018

CMNZ Presents: Phantasm

CMNZ Presents: Phantasm

Quite simply, the Phantasm Consort is the very best viol ensemble in the world today. Under the direction of Laurence Dreyfus, the Gramophone-award winning consort has performed everywhere from Tokyo to Istanbul and their many recordings have been lauded as eloquent, sensitive, sensuous and...

Date: Tuesday 1 May
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Heath Franklin's Chopper - Bogan Jesus

Heath Franklin's Chopper - Bogan Jesus

Australia's most wanted comedian is back and he's bigger than Jesus! Star of 7 Days, and Chopper's Republic of Anzakistan, Heath Franklin's Chopper brings his new show Bogan Jesus to New Zealand in May 2018. The world has had religion ever since God was in nappies, and what have we got to show...

Date: Thursday 3 May
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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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: Sunday 4 March to Friday 8 June
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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R18
The Adele and Amy Songbook

The Adele and Amy Songbook

Direct From Melbourne! The Adele and Amy Songbook - One Show Only! with special guests - Best Served Chilled Limited tickets available. $30 pre-sale from Eventfinda and the venue $35 on the Door Australia’s brightest new singing star “Bloom” brings to you the songs of Adele and Amy...

Date: Friday 4 May
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show

Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show

Our Generation. This exciting new tribute show covers all phases of Eric Clapton's, The Who and The Small Faces hugely successful careers. The show Covers covers all the big hits from Eric Clapton, featuring songs from his years with Cream, and all of his hits from the 70's and 80's as well...

Date: Friday 4 May
Where:
National Service Club, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Foster & Allen - Golden Years

Foster & Allen - Golden Years

Legendary Irish folk music due Foster & Allen are number one stars across the globe, having 30 new-release charting albums over a 40-year career, the only act in the world to do so. This legendary Irish folk music act began in 1975 when Mick Foster & Tony Allen formed their duo after many...

Date: Saturday 5 May
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show

Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show

Our Generation. This exciting new tribute show covers all phases of Eric Clapton's, The Who and The Small Faces hugely successful careers. The show Covers covers all the big hits from Eric Clapton, featuring songs from his years with Cream, and all of his hits from the 70's and 80's as well...

Date: Saturday 5 May
Where:
Bev Ridges on York, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show


Free
Minecraft Club - Havelock North

Minecraft Club - Havelock North

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. We may take photographs or video...

Date: Monday 26 February to Monday 2 July
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Nutcracker - Moscow Ballet La Classique

The Nutcracker - Moscow Ballet La Classique

Following 2017 sell-out performances of Swan Lake, Moscow Ballet La Classique returns to New Zealand to present the jewel of classical ballet, Tchaikovsky’s spectacular masterpiece The Nutcracker. La Classique was founded in 1990 by its current director Elik Melikov. La Classique with its...

Date: Wednesday 9 May
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay Marathon

Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay Marathon

Run away to the Hawke's Bay for an all new running festival incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 3km kids run options. Take in the best highlights of the region, with flat easy running through local cycle trails, vineyards, olive groves, quiet country roads - all finishing at the impressive...

Date: Saturday 12 May
Where:
Sileni Estates Winery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Taylor Hawks v Nelson Giants

Taylor Hawks v Nelson Giants

Join us at PGA for our 2nd home game against the Giants. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp.

Date: Saturday 12 May
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Tots

Art for Tots

Book in now for a fun and playful art experience for your under-five year old inspired by the artworks on exhibition. Booking required due to limited spaces, koha welcome. Call 06 871 5095 or email elhams@hdc.govt.nz.

Date: Monday 12 March to Monday 11 June
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Ice Skate Tour

Ice Skate Tour

Be prepared for a cool but not cold ice skating experience. The Ice Skate Tour travels around New Zealand with state of the art, artificial ice rinks. They look like ice and have 97 percent same gliding capacity as natural ice. Surrounded by an inflatable boarding and helmets + gloves provided...

Date: Monday 14 May to Sunday 20 May
Where:
Havelock North Primary School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Darren Watson | Too Many Millionaires LP Release NZ Tour

Darren Watson | Too Many Millionaires LP Release NZ Tour

Veteran bluesman Darren Watson (Chicago Smoke Shop, Midge Marsden Band, Planet Key) is proud to announce the release of Too Many Millionaires, his first all acoustic album, on May Day - Tuesday 1 May, 2018. Watson is also embarking on an 11-date national tour in support of the album throughout...

Date: Saturday 19 May
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Beyond the Barricade

Beyond the Barricade

Songs from the world's greatest musicals in concert includinging The Phantom of the Opera, Chicago, Evita, Hamilton, Miss Saigon, West Side Story, Mamma Mia, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Lion King with a spectacular finale from Les Misérables. The UK’s critically-acclaimed show Beyond The...

Date: Sunday 20 May
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
2018 Hawkes Bay Career Expo

2018 Hawkes Bay Career Expo

The only event to guide you on your future. An interactive expo where all pathways for future students are able to be discovered. Speak directly to providers and people associated or to be involved with your vision. Including academic, business and industry enhancers and connectors.

Date: Tuesday 22 May to Wednesday 23 May
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Ten Tenors

The Ten Tenors

Presale: 16 February 2018 General sale: 23 February 2018 The Ten Tenors are undoubtedly one of Australia’s greatest entertainment success stories, with more than 90 million people worldwide witnessing their unmistakable charm, camaraderie and vocal power. Following 20 years of sell-out...

Date: Tuesday 22 May
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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CMNZ Presents: Alex Ross with Bianca Andrew and STROMA

CMNZ Presents: Alex Ross with Bianca Andrew and STROMA

Author Alex Ross hit the golden note, and best-seller lists, with his compelling and revelatory history of twentieth-century music, The Rest Is Noise. A tour-de-force of musicology and social history, Ross dispels the elitist myths surrounding modernist and post-modernist masterpieces, allowing...

Date: Thursday 24 May
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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June 2018

Free
Minecraft Club - Havelock North

Minecraft Club - Havelock North

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. We may take photographs or video...

Date: Monday 26 February to Monday 2 July
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Seaweek World Oceans Day Poetry Reading Night

Seaweek World Oceans Day Poetry Reading Night

Experience the magic of listening to the winners of the poetry competition read their work alongside the fish at the aquarium! Contact: Carol - 833-5424 or email - carol@nationalaquarium.co.nz

Date: Thursday 7 June
Where:
National Aquarium of New Zealand, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Seaweek World Oceans Day Poetry Reading Night


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: Sunday 4 March to Friday 8 June
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Fraser Mack


Taylor Hawks vs Wellington Saints

Taylor Hawks vs Wellington Saints

Join us at PGA for our 3rd home game against the Saints. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp.

Date: Sunday 10 June
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Tots

Art for Tots

Book in now for a fun and playful art experience for your under-five year old inspired by the artworks on exhibition. Booking required due to limited spaces, koha welcome. Call 06 871 5095 or email elhams@hdc.govt.nz.

Date: Monday 12 March to Monday 11 June
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Art for Tots


Free
Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Matariki Night Market

Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Matariki Night Market

Join us as the Hastings CBD Mall is transformed into an exciting evening destination for the whole family with six incredible themed Night Markets. Live music, craft stalls and your favourite food trucks, there’s something for everyone!

Date: Thursday 14 June
Where:
Hastings Clock Tower, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Taylor Hawks v Supercity Rangers

Taylor Hawks v Supercity Rangers

Join us at PGA for our 4th home game against the Rangers. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp.

Date: Saturday 16 June
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Mata Peak Off Road Half Marathon, 12k & 5k Trail Run

Te Mata Peak Off Road Half Marathon, 12k & 5k Trail Run

Located just 10 minutes from the village of Havelock North. This is trail running at its very best! Choose from a half marathon, a 12k or dip your toes in with the 5k. Walkers are welcome in the 12k and 5k events. Enjoy the stunning views while running a half marathon, 12k or 6k distance....

Date: Sunday 17 June
Where:
Tuki Equine, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Taylor Hawks v Taranaki Mountain Airs

Taylor Hawks v Taranaki Mountain Airs

Join us at PGA for our 5th home game against the Airs. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp.

Date: Saturday 23 June
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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CMNZ Presents: Heath Quartet

CMNZ Presents: Heath Quartet

Thrilling audiences with their dynamic and charismatic performances, the Heath Quartet are one of Britain’s most exciting chamber ensembles. Winning the 2016 Gramophone Chamber Music Award with their debut recording, the quartet are fast earning their electric reputation. In a programme of...

Date: Sunday 24 June
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Mozart & Beethoven

Mozart & Beethoven

Gareth Farr - He iwi tahi tātou Mozart - Bassoon Concerto in B flat major, K. 191 Jimmy Lopez - Fiesta! Beethoven - Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93 Mozart’s captivating Bassoon Concerto is the most famous written for the instrument and one that requires dexterity and precision. NZSO...

Date: Wednesday 27 June
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Operatunity Presents: Shake, Rattle & Roll

Operatunity Presents: Shake, Rattle & Roll

The 50’s and 60’s introduced a liberating new beat, a more enveloping style of music, a greater zest for life and a more contagious invitation to dance than ever before. It gave us some of the greatest artists of all time and started the frenzy of crazed fans, fanatical adoration and even panty...

Date: Thursday 28 June
Where:
Bay City Outreach Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Dancing With Mozart

Dancing With Mozart

Great music inspires great dance this winter, as the Royal New Zealand Ballet brings works by two of the greatest choreographers of the 20th and 21st centuries to New Zealand stages, together with an exciting new commission from Birmingham-based, Christchurch-born choreographer, Corey...

Date: Saturday 30 June to Sunday 1 July
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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July 2018

Dancing With Mozart

Dancing With Mozart

Great music inspires great dance this winter, as the Royal New Zealand Ballet brings works by two of the greatest choreographers of the 20th and 21st centuries to New Zealand stages, together with an exciting new commission from Birmingham-based, Christchurch-born choreographer, Corey...

Date: Saturday 30 June to Sunday 1 July
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Dancing With Mozart


Free
Minecraft Club - Havelock North

Minecraft Club - Havelock North

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. We may take photographs or video...

Date: Monday 26 February to Monday 2 July
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Minecraft Club - Havelock North


Hammers & Horsehair

Hammers & Horsehair

After their successful 2016 nationwide tour Hammers & Horsehair (Rowena Simpson - soprano, Douglas Mews - square piano, & Robert Ibell - cello) present a rich and varied programme of music from the first half of the Nineteenth Century. Three beautiful but rarely heard songs by Bohemian composer...

Date: Tuesday 3 July
Where:
St Matthew's Anglican Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Taylor Hawks v Canterbury Rams

Taylor Hawks v Canterbury Rams

Join us at PGA for our 6th home game against the Rams. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp.

Date: Thursday 12 July
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simon Trpčeski Plays Grieg

Simon Trpčeski Plays Grieg

Shostakovich - Festive Overture, Op. 96 Grieg - Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16 Shostakovich - Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Op. 93 This concert sees the return of two great artists who individually had a big impact on audiences when they were last here in 2015 – Spanish conductor Jaime...

Date: Thursday 19 July
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Taylor Hawks v Manawatu Jets

Taylor Hawks v Manawatu Jets

Join us at PGA for our 2nd to last home game against the Sharks. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp.

Date: Sunday 22 July
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Taylor Hawks v Taranaki Mountain Airs

Taylor Hawks v Taranaki Mountain Airs

Join us at PGA for our last home game against the Airs. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp.

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

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Loaded Tough Guy and Gal Challenge

Loaded Tough Guy and Gal Challenge

If you want to get down and dirty and have a whole lot of fun, then these unique off-road running events are for you. The events are open to both male and female competitors who are 13 years of age and older. Challenge yourself on a course that includes swamp crossings, a spiders web net climb,...

Date: Sunday 29 July
Where:
Clifton Station, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Loaded Tough Guy and Gal Challenge


August 2018

Beethoven & Brahms

Beethoven & Brahms

Beethoven - Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61 Brahms - Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73 Maestro Edo de Waart joins forces with arguably one of the finest violinists of his generation, Grammy Award winner Augustin Hadelich, to present de Waart’s third Masterworks concert for...

Date: Wednesday 15 August
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Operatunity: The Golden Era of Musicals

Operatunity: The Golden Era of Musicals

Many of us grew up with musicals featuring the singing greats like Jeanette McDonald, Nelson Eddy, Judy Garland and Dame Julie Andrews. Featured both as stage musicals and endearing movies this era of music theatre combined the romance, “feel-good”, attitude of the era with amazing melody...

Date: Thursday 16 August
Where:
Bay City Outreach Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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CMNZ Presents: Ensemble Zefiro

CMNZ Presents: Ensemble Zefiro

The extraordinary colours of 17th and 18th century woodwind instruments have lent Italy’s Ensemble Zefiro a cult following. Founded by Maestri dei legni, Alfredo Bernadini and Alberto Grazzi, this period-instrument ensemble have won numerous awards including the Grand Prix du Disque and...

Date: Thursday 16 August
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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September 2018

Classical Hits

Classical Hits

Schubert - Symphony No. 8 in B minor, D.759, ‘Unfinished’ Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33 Gillian Whitehead - Turanga-nui (World Premiere) Debussy - Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune Tchaikovsky - Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture NZSO Associate Conductor...

Date: Friday 14 September
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Operatunity Presents: Tennessee Waltz

Operatunity Presents: Tennessee Waltz

In a concert where pop meets traditional country we feature award winning songs from artists like Doris Day, John Denver, Connie Francis, Kenny Rodgers and Dolly Parton. We have a stellar cast which includes Karl Perigo, Suzanne Lynch (The Chicks), Marian Burns and Marian’s sister Karen Davy...

Date: Thursday 27 September
Where:
Bay City Outreach Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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October 2018

Postmodern Jukebox

Postmodern Jukebox

New Zealand loves Postmodern Jukebox! Following three successful tours in as many years, the multi-talented collective will bring their re-imagined contemporary pop, rock and R&B hits in the style of various yesteryears back to eagerly awaiting fans in 2018. PMJ’s New Zealand tour opens up...

Date: Wednesday 3 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Dr Seuss's The Cat in the Hat

Dr Seuss's The Cat in the Hat

Two bored kids. One rainy day. And one crazy cat wearing a red-striped hat. In 1957, Theodor Seuss Geisel used this formula and only 200 words to write his second children's book as Dr. Seuss. More than 50 years later, The Cat in the Hat is a much-loved children's literature classic and now a...

Date: Friday 5 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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CMNZ Presents: Piers Lane, Hiroshi Ikematsu & NZSQ

CMNZ Presents: Piers Lane, Hiroshi Ikematsu & NZSQ

Try googling “the ten most popular chamber music works of all time”. There are lots of lists but you’ll find Schubert’s “Trout” Quintet is on every one of them and it justly forms the centrepiece of this exquisite exploration of aquatic themes. Programmed alongside Schubert and...

Date: Sunday 7 October
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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November 2018

Operatunity Presents: Divas & Divos

Operatunity Presents: Divas & Divos

In a concert with a similar format to our acclaimed Mario Lanza show in 2016, we look into the lives and music of many of the world’s greatest singers of all time including Joan Sutherland, Maria Callas, Pavarotti, Caruso and Mario Lanza. Using multimedia, anecdotes, real life stories and the...

Date: Thursday 1 November
Where:
Bay City Outreach Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Total BS

Total BS

The Moana Park Winery crew have concocted a plan to lay a new fire pit at Moana, fashioning a makeshift flaming outdoor oven rotisserie harnessing the almighty power of fire. Super talented Chefs will do the honours, sacrificing the meat to the Syrah gods, and crafting some hearty and unique...

Date: Saturday 10 November
Where:
Moana Park Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Total BS


Free
Napier Wellbeing Market

Napier Wellbeing Market

The Napier Wellbeing Market is a fantastic free mind body spirit weekend showcasing the latest in Natural health, holistic medicine, stress-free living, fitness, well-being, diet, nutrition, spirituality and happiness. Lots of amazing stalls for you to explore & enjoy! This is our second annual...

Date: Saturday 17 November to Sunday 18 November
Where:
Taradale Town Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Peak Trail Blazer

Peak Trail Blazer

The 9th annual Peak Trail Blazer is home to the Rod McDonald Wines 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 Tainui, Up & Coming, Lucky Legs and the mighty Heart...

Date: Sunday 18 November
Where:
Te Mata Peak, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing


Women's Lifestyle Expo Napier

Women's Lifestyle Expo Napier

Come join us at NZ's special event for women! The Hawke's Bay Women's Lifestyle Expo is a two-day event for women of all ages. With more than 120 companies involved featuring everything from jewellery and beauty to business products & information, crafts, fitness, food & wine sampling and much...

Date: Saturday 24 November to Sunday 25 November
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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December 2018

The Ryman Healthcare Season of The Nutcracker

The Ryman Healthcare Season of The Nutcracker

Christmas comes but once a year, and for the Royal New Zealand Ballet, Christmas 2018 will be extra special, as we stage a national tour of The Nutcracker for the first time since 2010. Offering festive enchantment for all ages, this is a Christmas gift for all the family. Our story begins on...

Date: Saturday 1 December to Sunday 2 December
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Operatunity: Cinderella - A Christmas Pantomime

Operatunity: Cinderella - A Christmas Pantomime

We bring you our famous Christmas pantomime with a new twist on Cinderella! The world of theatre has always had a tradition of presenting a madcap, nonsense style pantomime at Christmas to escape the stress and rigours of the season and bring out the inner kid in us all. Using famous songs,...

Date: Thursday 6 December
Where:
Bay City Outreach Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Operatunity: Cinderella - A Christmas Pantomime


Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

This is a group for sewers, dressmakers, quilters and fabricaholics. We love beautiful fabric and making things out of it for ourselves, our friends and our families. We'd like to inspire and be inspired by others who share our passion, find out about fabric-related activities and sew together...

Date: Sunday 18 March to Sunday 16 December
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing


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