Three Day T-Shirt Design Workshops

Three Day T-Shirt Design Workshops. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Two three day workshops for adults, where you will learn all that is involved in creating a design for a T-Shirt. Cost: Gold coin donation! (Yes, you read this correctly!) Everyone on the course will receive a free T-shirt! Two participants per course will have their designs printed. To book,...

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Summer Holiday Fun for Kids!

Summer Holiday Fun for Kids!. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Unleash the inner Creator and Innovator in your child this holiday and enroll them now in a program with a difference! Coding - Robotics - Digital Art - 3D Printing - Minecraft - Claymation - and much more! Monday 2nd January to Friday 26th January Weekdays from 9am - 3pm ​ Places available for...

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Time for Tea: The Much-Loved Cuppa

Time for Tea: The Much-Loved Cuppa. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
For most New Zealanders, gathering together over the comfort of a cuppa has always been a vital part of daily living: whether sitting companionably in the whare kai, around the kitchen table, or in the formal setting of the drawing room. Many homes had a china cabinet in which to showcase...

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Two Sisters: Lasting Legacies of Ruth Nelson & Gwen Malden

Two Sisters: Lasting Legacies of Ruth Nelson & Gwen Malden. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
The story of two visionary sisters, whose dedication, generosity and lifelong love of art has left a lasting impression on the Hawke’s Bay region. Their purchase of Kereru Station in 1946 enabled them to establish and support a range of local causes and organisations, and the charitable trusts...

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He Manu Tīoriori

He Manu Tīoriori. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Traversing 100 years of Ngāti Kahungunu’s love affair with music, 'He Manu Tīoriori' features church and brass band influence through to parlour music, ragtime, jazz, rock and roll as well as country and western. The exhibition explores how Ngāti Kahungunu has been at the forefront of it...

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Play Hawke’s Bay: Sounds of Our Place

Play Hawke’s Bay: Sounds of Our Place. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Touch, tap, strike and slap on these photographs to trigger the sounds of each place. From birdsong and cascading water to the roar of a train and the chatter of people, the sounds that you discover bring the images of Hawke’s Bay to life. Recordings and contact technology by Campbell Burns,...

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Yuki Kihara: Te Taenga Mai o Salome

Yuki Kihara: Te Taenga Mai o Salome. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Poetic and visually alluring photographs and video works from leading interdisciplinary artist Yuki Kihara place the symbolic figure of Salome in the landscape of Ngāti Kahungunu ki Heretaunga - Hawke’s Bay. Kihara was inspired to set her works in the Hawke’s Bay region after reading an...

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Deco Kimono: From The Jack C Richards Collection

Deco Kimono: From The Jack C Richards Collection. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Presenting six kimono from the time of Art Deco in Japan, when innovations in silk fabric production led to the first mass-produced, inexpensive silk kimono. The modern kimono fashions became accessible to a wide sector of society, with designs that featured bold colours, striking geometric...

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Miniature World

Miniature World. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Throughout the month of January 2018, Creative Arts Napier is holding an open workshop for children of all ages. Come and populate our Miniature World Apartment Block with people, animals, monsters and aliens, shops, skate parks and football pitches – with imagination there is no limit! We...

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S.O.S - An Exhibition By 3 Women

S.O.S - An Exhibition By 3 Women. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
SOS is an exhibition that presents three local women with a passion for making art, each in their own unique way. Gail Davidson: Gail is a Napier artist and has exhibited in a number of exhibitions in Hawke’s Bay over the years. She also has had her work accepted for invitation only exhibitions...

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Fibre to Fabulous

Fibre to Fabulous. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Fibre to Fabulous is an exhibition of Fibre Art by Elaine Macgregor and Kath O'Halloran. Kath O’Halloran and Elaine Macgregor are fibre artists and have been friends for about 10 years. They meet regularly at Napier Weavers. Their shared passion for creating results in many hours together...

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Emma Rodger - Photography and Flowers

Emma Rodger - Photography and Flowers. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Emma Rodger is 16 years old and a student at Napier’s Sacred Heart College. Flowers mean family to Emma. Her Mum always has flowers in their house and most of the ones she has photographed for this series are from her Granny’s garden. The vases are hers too. Emma is passionate about...

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Kids Drop-In Art Days

Kids Drop-In Art Days. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Drop in with your kids these school holidays for some fun and engaging art activities based on current exhibitions. All day at the gallery for kids and their adults – just drop in and create! No booking required.

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Paratene Matchitt: Hui

Paratene Matchitt: Hui. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Paratene Matchitt is one of New Zealand’s most prominent senior artists. Matchitt’s 60-year career has seen his work in most public art gallery collections in this country. The gallery is thrilled to present new work in ‘Hui’ Matchitt’s first major exhibition in three years.

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Ben Pearce: Life Will Go on Long After Money

Ben Pearce: Life Will Go on Long After Money. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Holt Gallery. Hawke's Bay-based sculptor Ben Pearce has installed a large-scale work in the gallery. Based on the true story of a man who built himself a get-away off the boulder bank of Nelson’s inlet, Pearce’s sculpture is a fascinating revisit of the event in which Ben himself played a...

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Children's Holiday Art Workshops

Children's Holiday Art Workshops. Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Wondering what to do with the kiddiwinks these holidays? Look no further… We have a week of exciting and creative workshops lined up, starting Monday 22 January. Every day will feature a morning and afternoon session, so there’s a lot to choose from! Some classes are new, and some are old...

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SEED Sculpture Symposium

SEED Sculpture Symposium. Wednesday 24th January 2018
Hastings Sculpture Symposium. Nine sculptors wielding everything from small chisels to chainsaws will descend on Hastings’ Albert Square for the Hastings Sculpture Symposium later this month. The event will see the participating artists produce sculptural works in a public setting, giving...

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School Holiday Workshops

School Holiday Workshops. Wednesday 24th January 2018
Looking for something fun to do these school holidays? Book in for one of our fun and creative workshops for kids based on current exhibition Everyday Lines. For 6 – 12 year olds, $10 per person, booking required.

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Rumpelstiltskin

Rumpelstiltskin. Wednesday 24th January 2018
Family friendly fun for the School Holidays! The Drama Workshop, in conjunction with Urchin - Theatre for young people, is proud to present this old favourite with a twist! Starring elite students from the Hawkes Bay Youth Theatre, this play is perfect for the school holidays. It's funny, it's...

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Country Music Festival Branded

Country Music Festival Branded. Wednesday 24th January 2018
5 days of Country Music, featuring top singers from throughout NZ.

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Peter Silverforce and Jazzamatazz

Thursday 25th January 2018
A great night of jazz with Peter Silverstone and jazzamatazz great local musicians.

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DeadHill January - Monthly Scare

DeadHill January - Monthly Scare. Friday 26th January 2018
Welcome 2018! DeadHill at Napier Prison has been waiting to celebrate the end of the holidays and return to boring normal life. Fight the fast approaching end of summer and take a walk on the wild side with the most unique weird ghoul family at DeadHill and put a fine end to an amazing...

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The Bowie tribute show

The Bowie tribute show. Friday 26th January 2018
Back for the 3rd year running a musical tribute to the genius of David Bowie, a celebration of the amazing body of work from David Jones, Ziggy Stardust, the Thin White Duke and more. Featuring great talent of Hawkes Bay Daniel Fulton, James Rochester, Andrew Gladstone, Roy Brown, Jackie Gibson and...

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Nation 'Pop Vulture' Summer Tour

Nation 'Pop Vulture' Summer Tour. Friday 26th January 2018
Wellington based Electro Soul Pop force field, Nation, burst onto the scene in 2016 with their debut self-titled E.P. Since then, the band have honed their unique sound, through their sophisticated fusion of genres and concoction of upbeat tunes, giving audiences an exciting, diverse musical...

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2018 Cable vs Wake

2018 Cable vs Wake. Saturday 27th January 2018
The popular Cable vs Wake wakeboarding/wake skating competition will run on 27-28 January 2018 (Auckland Anniversary Weekend), at the Backpaddock Lakes complex, near Waipukurau. Riders compete behind the boat on Day 1, and on the cable on Day 2 of the comp.

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Made In Wairoa Farmers Market

Made In Wairoa Farmers Market. Saturday 27th January 2018
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.

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Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Napier Urban Farmers' Market. Saturday 27th January 2018
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...

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Black Barn Growers' Market

Black Barn Growers' Market. Saturday 27th January 2018
New Zealand's original farmers market, the Black Barn Growers’ Market has been running for more than 14 years and has become a ‘must-do’ for locals and visitors alike on Saturday Mornings through summer. Open from 9 till noon every Saturday of summer, just follow the line of cars down Black...

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Holden Club Hawkes Bay Show & Shine 2018

Holden Club Hawkes Bay Show & Shine 2018. Saturday 27th January 2018
Holden enthusiasts of all ages are welcome to come along and view a fantastic display of vehicles ranging from 1948 to 2017. Children under 10 years free. Open to the public from 9:30am to 2:30pm.

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Vanessa Arthur: To Be Everywhere At Once Yet Nowhere At All

Vanessa Arthur: To Be Everywhere At Once Yet Nowhere At All. Saturday 27th January 2018
Vanessa Arthur is a jeweller-based in Hawke’s Bay who has exhibited throughout New Zealand and internationally. Moving seamlessly between sculpture and jewellery, Arthur makes objects inspired by spaces within the built urban environment – the spaces that occur between ‘planning’.

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Raewyn Tauira Paterson: Koroua Whare – Home Sweet Home

Raewyn Tauira Paterson: Koroua Whare – Home Sweet Home. Saturday 27th January 2018
Raewyn Paterson is an artist and designer of Ngāti-rere, Ngāi Tūhoe descent. Paterson’s work creating interior spaces that utilise Māori design elements for wallpapers and furnishings will delight visitors in this installation.

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Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions. Saturday 27th January 2018
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 band. Kickback and...

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Scented Soy Candle & Melt Making Class

Scented Soy Candle & Melt Making Class. Saturday 27th January 2018
Soy candle making is a gentle, satisfying craft enjoyed by both young and old. Learn how to make long lasting, scented candles for gifts or your home with this natural product, fragrances and colours and recycled containers. You will go away from this demonstration with knowledge, inspiration,...

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Jazz On the Village Green - David Paquette

Jazz On the Village Green - David Paquette. Saturday 27th January 2018
David Paquette: Jazz piano royalty will open the latest Jazz on the Village Green series when American-born jazz pianist David Paquette brings his eclectic combination of New Orleans-based music and swing,to the stage on a baby grand piano. The jazz pianist has recorded more than 45 albums,...

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Devils Elbow - HB Summer Local 2018

Devils Elbow - HB Summer Local 2018. Saturday 27th January 2018
After celebrating the bands 10-year anniversary in 2017, Hawkes Bay's own Devils Elbow begin 2018 with two hometown shows. Paisley stage with Skinny Millionaires, Iris Dunn & Jacki Houkamau. Common Room with Music Dog & Eilish Rose. Doors: 8pm Music: 9pm - Alec Withers - Vocals, Guitar - Ben...

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Taradale RSA Sunday Market

Taradale RSA Sunday Market. Sunday 28th January 2018
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.

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Social Steps

Social Steps. Sunday 28th January 2018
Social Steps is a free event organised by Future-Focus.co.nz, where friends & family can come together to support each other with a social way to exercise as part of a healthy lifestyle. Everyone is welcome, regardless if you are part of Future-Focus or not. Meet at Ocean Spa on Marine Parade at...

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Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market. Sunday 28th January 2018
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...

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Pickleball

Pickleball. Sunday 28th January 2018
We play every Thursday and Sunday, times above... Pickle ball is a fun raquet type sport played on a court 1/3 the size of a tennis court, a bit like padder tennis, its the fastest growing sport in the USA. Not too tough like tennis, free to play and easy to learn. Free gear and free tuition,10...

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Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2018

Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2018. Sunday 28th January 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...

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Summer In the Park - Nairobi Trio

Summer In the Park - Nairobi Trio. Sunday 28th January 2018
Nairobi Trio: One of NZ’s favourite Jazz Trio’s returns to Hawke’s Bay. Featuring John Quigley (guitar/vocals), Richard Adams (violin/vocals), and Peter Koopman (bass/vocals) they are the perfect act to open the free Summer in the Parks concert series in Cornwall Park. Their music is a...

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Volleyball League Social and Competitive

Monday 29th January 2018
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 get...

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Confident Communication

Confident Communication. Tuesday 30th January 2018
This course will increase your confidence in your communications with others at work. Get across to others what it is that you would like them to know and understand, in a communication style based on influence, positive behaviour and sensitivity. You will increase your awareness of your own...

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Pamper Retreat

Pamper Retreat. Thursday 1st February 2018
New Summer event for Mangapapa's Spa Sanctuary. Come and relax in the oasis of the hotel with a one hour yin yoga lesson guided by our expert instructor, plus a delicious high tea, glass of complimentary bubbles and following this, a lazy afternoon in the spa and pool sanctuary. The perfect...

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State of Alliance

State of Alliance. Friday 2nd February 2018
Synergy through Art. An exhibition of mixed media work by five women who are five teachers, and five creative artists in synergy with art for arts sake. Teaching in an academic world at Sacred Heart College, Napier calls them to find balance and to align with a common desire to communicate...

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Journey

Journey. Friday 2nd February 2018
‘Journey’ is an exhibition that presents real people from Hawke’s Bay and their journey. The Lighthouse is a day centre that allows those on their journey of well being to take part in programmes, access support and most importantly connect with others. The Lighthouse is a service of...

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Your Solutions MegaFish Hawkes Bay

Your Solutions MegaFish Hawkes Bay. Friday 2nd February 2018
The MegaFish is back Waitangi Weekend. A huge thank you to Your Solutions for coming on board as the main sponsor for the next 4 years! Once again we will have an epic prize table, including a Major Prize of $10,000 cash! The major prize will be won by the single highest scoring fish using the...

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A Capella Gospel Choir Workshop With Tony Backhouse

A Capella Gospel Choir Workshop With Tony Backhouse. Friday 2nd February 2018
International singer and choir director Tony Backhouse has been called the "godfather of a cappella and gospel choir" in Australia and New Zealand. Don't miss this opportunity for new and experienced singers to "jump in and sing out." Tony works with the passionate and exciting...

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Cherry Boomb

Cherry Boomb. Friday 2nd February 2018
A night of burlesque, cabaret and tease. Cherry Boomb is back from seducing Europe! More kooky and fierce than ever. A night of burlesque, cabaret and tease Cherry Boomb and her new BoombFunk variety performers invite you to a night of rhinestones and glitter including alternative acts from...

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Anthonie Tonnon

Anthonie Tonnon. Friday 2nd February 2018
Anthonie Tonnon is taking his new Extended Player and single further afield - to Australia, New Zealand regional centres, and to boutique festivals this summer. The new single, titled 'Two Free Hands,' is Tonnon's first imprint from two years of international touring and experimentation. It...

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Magpie Market - Antiques, Collectibles and Crafts

Magpie Market - Antiques, Collectibles and Crafts. Saturday 3rd February 2018
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,...

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Latin Dance Workshops & Party - with Saione & Raine

Latin Dance Workshops & Party - with Saione & Raine. Saturday 3rd February 2018
Guest Instructor Saione from VIVA dance studio Auckland is coming to Napier for a day of open level workshops in Bachata, Salsa and more, followed by an evening of Latin dancing, with DJ Adrian. Saione will be partnered by New Zealand's own Raine Symons from Palmerton North. The Full Pass...

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Earthquake Commemoration Ceremony

Earthquake Commemoration Ceremony. Saturday 3rd February 2018
Please join us to commemorate the 1931 earthquake that devastated Hawke's Bay. Memories of that day can never be erased completely; We are grateful to those who provided relief to the injured and the families of those who lost lives, and for the efforts our forefathers made in rebuilding our...

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Jazz On the Village Green - Mandy Meadows

Jazz On the Village Green - Mandy Meadows. Saturday 3rd February 2018
Mandy Meadows: Originally from Central Hawke’s Bay this jazz diva is now based in London. Joined by a great local jazz combo led by Anton Wuts this will be a fantastic opportunity to hear some brilliant vintage jazz interpretations of well known pop songs and jazz standards in the style made...

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Fat Freddy's Drop

Fat Freddy's Drop. Saturday 3rd February 2018
This summer Fat Freddy's Drop will tour their high octane shows across the homeland to hand picked locations, combing vineyards and beaches to festivals and valleys culminating in a FFD curated line up at Villa Maria with internationals Hiatus Kaiyote from Melbourne and Norman Jay MBE from London....

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Comedy Gala Fundraiser With Cranford Hospice

Comedy Gala Fundraiser With Cranford Hospice. Saturday 3rd February 2018
Comedians Urzila Carlson, Vaughan King and Jesse Griffin aka Wilson Dixon, will be performing a charity comedy show to deliver a night of comedy and raise money for Cranford Hospice. Proceeds of ticket sales will come to Cranford Hospice as a contribution to the $7,700.00 per day they are required...

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Reggae Nights - Marae Fundraiser

Reggae Nights - Marae Fundraiser. Saturday 3rd February 2018
Manutai Marae Fundraiser featuring The Rude Boyz, Kingstone, Side Ropotini, DJ Keyzie and more. A great night of entertainment.

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Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #4

Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #4. Sunday 4th February 2018
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...

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Sundaze With The Puketapu

Sundaze With The Puketapu. Sunday 4th February 2018
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 and...

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Napier Hill Cemetery Tours - Summer 2018

Napier Hill Cemetery Tours - Summer 2018. Sunday 4th February 2018
Our tours of the Napier Hill Cemetery are back this summer by popular demand. Led by Curator of Social History Gail Pope, the tour winds its way through the historic cemetery on Napier Hill. Discover the stories of some of Napier's early colonists, from the famous to the infamous. Bookings are...

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Summer In the Park - The Kawekas

Summer In the Park - The Kawekas. Sunday 4th February 2018
The Kawekas: The fabulous Kawekas will be back in Cornwall Park for some foot stomping, singalong tunes covering folk, country, jazz, pop, reggae and even a bit of Rock n’Roll. The band comprises Scotty Smith, acoustic guitar and vocals, Tony Parker electric and acoustic bass, Darryl Jones drums...

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Dub Cymatics NZ Tour with Byron Bay's 4'20 Sound

Dub Cymatics NZ Tour with Byron Bay's 4'20 Sound. Sunday 4th February 2018
The 4'20 Sound The Brunswick Space Agency proudly presents Byron Bay's massive Reggae/Dancehall Collective The 4'20 Sound. Live n Direct from Australian shores for only a select number of New Zealand shows in 2018. Featuring Dougy....

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Paint the Poster - ADF18

Paint the Poster - ADF18. Monday 5th February 2018
Sponsored by: Resene Fun Event for the kiddies! Simply visit the Art Deco Centre or Resene ColorShops (116 Taradale Rd, Napier or 106 Southland Rd, Hastings) and grab a copy of the poster to colour in or download it from the website www.resene.co.nz/art-deco-napier. There will be some great...

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Tesa Bergman (Germany) with Mia Sohnge

Tesa Bergman (Germany) with Mia Sohnge. Monday 5th February 2018
Teresa Bergman – the Berlin-based singer from New Zealand, embodies a stylistic fusion of folk, funk and jazz. When Teresa starts to play it takes but a few seconds to realise – an outstanding singer and composer is at work – with great songs, a huge portion of soul and energy, a quirky and...

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Connan Mockasin Coming Home Concert

Connan Mockasin Coming Home Concert. Monday 5th February 2018
Returning to the limelight with the 2016 release of the Soft Hair project with Sam Dust, Mockasin has spent the majority of '17 working on fresh material, emerging from the studio to work with James Blake, MGMT and appearing in John Cale's hand selected Velvet Underground tribute band, and a...

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Chemistry Of Life - Your Guide To An Extraordinary Life

Chemistry Of Life - Your Guide To An Extraordinary Life. Wednesday 7th February 2018
This is where it all begins. The why and the how of Living an Extraordinary Healthy Life, with an emphasis on the Brain-Body Connection (Structural Correction) but also addressing specific lifestyle steps to help support that primary focus. Fewer Accidents and Injuries, More Energy, Better...

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Beginners Salsa 8 Week Course

Beginners Salsa 8 Week Course. Wednesday 7th February 2018
Salsa Dance Lessons - Beginners course start Wednesday 7th February 2018 Join the fun of salsa dancing, we recommend having a partner however it is not essential as we have a helper to assist, just come along and have a fantastic time meeting new people and learn to dance. See our facebook event...

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Operatunity Presents: Luck of The Irish

Operatunity Presents: Luck of The Irish. Thursday 8th February 2018
Featuring Operatunity's favourite core artists: Susan Boland, John Cameron, Bonaventure Allan-Moetaua and Karl Perigo, with Paul Carnegie-Jones on piano, we kick off the year with a celebration of all that is Irish! Joining them is fiddler, Jessica Hindin, well-known to Operatunity audiences for...

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DNA & Family History

Thursday 8th February 2018
There will a free introductory lecture on DNA & Family History at Hastings War Memorial Library. The lecture will take place on Thursday 8 February 2018, from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. We are asking you to please register your interest at the Hastings District Libraries website as numbers are capped at...

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Napier Night Fiesta

Napier Night Fiesta. Friday 9th February 2018
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...

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The Rude Boyz - Roots Rocking

The Rude Boyz - Roots Rocking. Friday 9th February 2018
Hawke’s Bay’s most loved reggae band The Rude Boyz are coming back to The Common Room to pack the joint again with the sweet sweet reggae vibes.

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Kitty, Daisy and Lewis

Kitty, Daisy and Lewis. Friday 9th February 2018
Update: Fans can look forward to seeing Kiwi poet and songwriter Emily Fairlight supporting Kitty, Daisy and Lewis in their shows in Hawke's Bay and Wellington. Blind Tiger Touring is pleased to announce the return of Kitty Daisy & Lewis to New Zealand shores this summer. The talented siblings,...

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Sow Your Autumn Salad Leaves and Herbs

Sow Your Autumn Salad Leaves and Herbs. Saturday 10th February 2018
This is a fun, practical workshop to get your seeds sown. I provide the seeds, the soil and the pots. In 90 minutes you’ll learn and practice how to sow seeds that free you from the limitations and costs of buying seedlings from garden centres. Buying seedlings is often an easy and quick way to...

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Jazz On the Village Green - The Little Blast Orchestra

Jazz On the Village Green - The Little Blast Orchestra. Saturday 10th February 2018
The Little Blast Orchestra is a 7-piece chaos swing ensemble from Wellington. They play an enticing mix of jazz tunes from the pre bop era. Their music is arranged and lead by Blair Latham (saxophone/clarinet) and Anton Wuts (saxophone/clarinet), and showcases the talents of Dan Yeabsley (contra...

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Ben Waters - Lifting the Blues

Ben Waters - Lifting the Blues. Saturday 10th February 2018
Jools Holland described Ben as being one of the best pianists of all time. Ben is proud to count many of the legends of boogie-woogie and rock 'n roll his colleagues and friends, having played alongside Jerry lee Lewis, Chuck Berry and The Rolling Stones to name but a few! Providing support is...

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Eclipse - The Ultimate Pink Floyd Tribute Show

Eclipse - The Ultimate Pink Floyd Tribute Show. Saturday 10th February 2018
This will be a live show like no other – a combination of stunning sounds, amazing visual effects and the magical location of River Park Event Centre. Add in the music of one of the world’s greatest ever bands and you have the kind of evening that is truly un-missable. With a set-list...

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Book Fair

Book Fair. Sunday 11th February 2018
The annual Book Fair raises funds for students travelling to Japan to study language and culture. Books have been donated from all over Hawkes Bay and are offered for sale at prices that all people can afford. No price is above $5 and this includes books in the rare and collectibles section....

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Sunday Session 4 - The Inquiry

Sunday Session 4 - The Inquiry. Sunday 11th February 2018
Join us for a 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, sit back, relax, and tuck in to our world-famou-in-Te-Awanga pizzas and platters. No BYO thanks or we'll be in big...

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Hawke's Bay United vs Auckland City - NZ Football

Hawke's Bay United vs Auckland City - NZ Football. Sunday 11th February 2018
Auckland City are the most successful club in the history of the NZ Premiership; but that doesn't mean they always have it their own way at the Bluewater. HBU will be up for the challenge and you'll be guaranteed of goals and saves galore. See you at Bluewater and C'Mon the Bay!

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Flora Knight & Sean Donald

Flora Knight & Sean Donald. Sunday 11th February 2018
Matinee performance. Flora Knight and Sean Donald play traditional old time country music. Their dedication to the traditions of this genre speak loud in clear in the way that they conduct their performances and ethos. Country music is a literal term - country music for country people. The themes...

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Summer In the Park - Sonic Delusion

Summer In the Park - Sonic Delusion. Sunday 11th February 2018
Sonic Delusion: Too funky for folk and too folky for funk - that's Sonic Delusion's Latin-infused, pop-laced, funky electroacoustic folk. Front man Andre Manella uses his well-worn loop pedal to spontaneously create layers of rhythm, tone and vocals. The Swiss-Kiwi electro-folk raconteur easily...

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Effective Risk Management

Effective Risk Management. Tuesday 13th February 2018
To manage risks and hazards you first must understand them. One of the primary legal duties in everyone's workplace is to constantly identify, monitor and control risks and hazards in order to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses. This course encourages you to take a comprehensive approach...

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BNZ Connect Event

BNZ Connect Event. Tuesday 13th February 2018
Learn how to manage and grow your small business at BNZ Connect. Our free nationwide speaker series is open to everyone, but you'll need to get in quick - spaces are limited. BNZ Digital Gurus will be sharing their knowledge on how to grow and engage with customers on social media networks....

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Meet Your Maker - Cheese Tastings

Meet Your Maker - Cheese Tastings. Tuesday 13th February 2018
These tastings are designed to introduce you to the artisan cheeses of New Zealand and where possible the cheesemakers. It’s a chance to hear the stories behind the cheeses, what makes them unique and what inspired the cheesemakers to make them, along with a glass or 2 of excellent Hawke's...

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Festival Opera Madame Butterfly - ADF18

Festival Opera Madame Butterfly - ADF18. Tuesday 13th February 2018
Festival Opera presents this beloved but tragic opera, reimagined and directed by industry heavyweight Jennifer Ward-Lealand, with production design by John Verryt, previous designer for the acclaimed World of Wearable Art (WOW). Madame Butterfly tells the story of a discarded wife, left in a...

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Death Do Us Part Danger Show: Love Hurts

Death Do Us Part Danger Show: Love Hurts. Tuesday 13th February 2018
Roll Up Roll Up... The Death Do Us Part Danger Show: Love Hurts is a new show put together by world touring circus superstars Charlie and Rachel Atlas. This married couple share a passion for a very unusual and exotic activity, knife throwing! In just a few years they have taken this old-time...

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Powhiri - ADF18

Powhiri - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Powhiri – Official Maori Opening for The Tremains Art Deco Festival (Free). Kia hora te marino, kia whakapapa paunamu te moana. Kia tere karohirohi i mua i tau huarahi. Join local iwi, the Art Deco Trust, Napier City Council, and Te Matau a Maui Voyaging Trust for a Powhiri at the Napier Sound...

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Art Deco Vintage Car Tour - ADF18

Art Deco Vintage Car Tour - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
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 National...

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Accident Reporting and Investigation

Accident Reporting and Investigation. Wednesday 14th February 2018
When accidents happen it is important to learn from them. Create a safer workplace through effective accident and incident investigation. Almost every accident involves a risk or hazard. This course will teach you to use root cause analysis as an effective method to discover why the problem...

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Par 2 Mini Golf- ADF18

Par 2 Mini Golf- ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Putt Putt On Parade. Don your Art Deco attire - plus fours an advantage but not a necessity, to swing a round of Seaside ‘Putt - Putting on the Parade’ at Par2 MiniGolf. Every player over Tremains Art Deco Festival is eligible to enter in the draw for a special Art Deco prize. Players...

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Napier RSA Event - Oh Snap Photo Booth - ADF18

Napier RSA Event - Oh Snap Photo Booth - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Book Direct on (06) 835 7629 or at reception@rsanapier.co.nz. “Oh Snap” Photo Booth in the club-rooms each day and night. $2 per photo strip.

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Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon. Wednesday 14th February 2018
This iconic annual event is part of the world’s largest U16 triathlon series and has inspired Kiwi children for more than two decades to get moving in a friendly and supportive environment where the emphasis is on enjoying an active lifestyle. Kids of all abilities who complete the course, cross...

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Art Deco Walk of the Hastings CBD - ADF18

Art Deco Walk of the Hastings CBD - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Join Hawke’s Bay historian and author Michael Fowler for a guided Art Deco tour around the Hastings CBD. His tour views some spiffing examples of Art Deco buildings that Hastings built after the 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake. Included as part of the tour are dramatic stories of how the 1931...

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Myths and Morning Tea - ADF18

Myths and Morning Tea - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Enjoy an elegant morning tea on the grounds of the majestic Peak House. With the exquisite panorama of Hawkes Bay laid out before you, hear tales of the myths and legends surrounding our region and witness thrilling displays of Kapa Haka. Then, stretch your legs with a short guided walk up to the...

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Napier City Earthquake Tour - ADF18

Napier City Earthquake Tour - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
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...

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1931 Hawke's Bay Earthquake Tours

Wednesday 14th February 2018
Meet in the Main Foyer at MTG.

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1931 Hawke's Bay Earthquake Exhibition Tours

Wednesday 14th February 2018
Meet in the Main Foyer at MTG.

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Pianist - John Barrett

Wednesday 14th February 2018
Pianist, John Barrett will be performing a range of Gershwin pieces in the Century Theatre Foyer.

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Shattering of A Plate Boundary - ADF18

Shattering of A Plate Boundary - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Shattering of A Plate Boundary: Geological and Environmental Impacts of The M7.8 Kaikoura Earthquake (New) The Hawke’s Bay Branch of the Royal Society Te Apārangi, in partnership with GNS Science, presents The 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Commemorative Lecture with guest lecturer Russ Van...

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Valentines at The Old Church - ADF18

Valentines at The Old Church - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Set amongst the grapevines, with stunning views of the Ruahine and Kaweka ranges, The Old Church with its soaring ceilings and a magnificent chandelier is one of the most romantic and sort after venues in Hawke’s Bay. You’ll be greeted with bubbles on arrival followed by a decadent 3 course...

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Napier RSA Event - Trivia Quiz - ADF18

Napier RSA Event - Trivia Quiz - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Book Direct on (06) 835 7629 or at reception@rsanapier.co.nz. Trivia Quiz, come dressed up and be into win tickets to the Casino Night. Teams of up to 6 players. $5 per player.

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More Water Contamination - Where Is the Science?

More Water Contamination - Where Is the Science?. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Paul Connett is Professor Emeritus of Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology. His presentations are first class and provide attendees with the necessary information to form an opinion on fluoridation. As the Government progresses the Bill to shift responsibility to the District Health Boards, it...

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I'm in the Mood-Hawke's Bay Jazz Club Concert - ADF18

I'm in the Mood-Hawke's Bay Jazz Club Concert - ADF18. Wednesday 14th February 2018
Join the Hawke’s Bay Jazz Club Big Band as they play a special Valentine’s Day concert designed to make the heart skip a beat! Featuring songs such as Blue Moon, Making Whoopee, Singing in the Rain, Moonlight Serenade, It had to be you and so many more favourites. An evening where love and...

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Walking Tours of the Art Deco Quarter - ADF18

Walking Tours of the Art Deco Quarter - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
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 and a walk booklet....

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The Grand Deluxe Tour of Hastings - ADF18

The Grand Deluxe Tour of Hastings - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Join Art Deco and local historian Michael Fowler for a one-off grand tour of Hastings, which leaves no Art Deco stone unturned. It is a veritable Art Deco feast. A combination of walking and transportation around Hastings to view Art Deco and other interesting buildings. To finish off the tour,...

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Club Tour and Tea - ADF18

Club Tour and Tea - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Enjoy the opportunity to learn the story of the famous Hawke’s Bay Club. Collect your self-guided notes on arrival, explore this Edwardian treasure, learn its history and then finish with a special High Tea served on the lawn.

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High Tea and Bubbles - ADF18

High Tea and Bubbles - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Mystically themed tearooms where you can enjoy High Tea, or Devonshire Tea. Gourmet savouries are on offer as well as a fantastic new lunch menu where decadence is the norm. A captivating design store, Port‘O’Call has a unique edge, featuring designs that display the talents of New Zealand...

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Antique Fair - ADF18

Antique Fair - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
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 Deco,...

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Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Art Deco Market

Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Art Deco Market. Thursday 15th February 2018
It's Madness in the Mall as the centre of Hastings is transformed into an Art Deco Wonderland! Our famous Art Deco Costume fair will kick off from 10am and will continue on until 8pm, with Deco Dancers, music and all sorts of fabulous fun for all ages. Of course there will be food trucks...

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Madness In the Mall - Art Deco Clothing Market - ADF18

Madness In the Mall - Art Deco Clothing Market - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
If you are ‘doing Deco’ this year then don’t miss this fabulous market in the Hastings City Mall. There’ll be no excuse not to get totally ‘togged up’ for the big festival’s events – there will be masses of really affordable, authentic clothing, shoes, and accessory stalls lining...

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Deco Bus Tours - ADF18

Deco Bus Tours - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
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...

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Singing Tour Through He Manu Tioriori, Songbirds Exhibition

Thursday 15th February 2018
Meet in the Main Foyer at MTG and join Charles Ropitini for a singing tour of the popular He Manu Tioriori exhibition which traverses 100 years of Ngati Kahungunu's love affair with music.

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Junior Gatsby Picnic - ADF18

Junior Gatsby Picnic - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
A youth focused event for Hawke’s Bay children Years 4 – 8, designed to replicate our main Gatsby Picnic. This will be a fun filled afternoon held in the Napier Sound Shell, featuring music, entertainment, games, celebrity visits, prizes and a few other surprises. Schools are encouraged to...

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NZMTG Napier Art Deco Park Over

NZMTG Napier Art Deco Park Over. Thursday 15th February 2018
The NZ Motorhome Travel Group (NZMTG) have worked with a local land owner to put on a great park over location for motorhome & caravan owners to stay on site and enjoy during the 2018 Napier Art Dec. This private land location is located 20 mins from Napier CBD, and this location is just across...

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Globe Movie - Shall We Dance (G,1937) - ADF18

Globe Movie - Shall We Dance (G,1937) - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Shall We Dance is Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire’s dazzling big budget musical blending classical ballet with jazz dance. Featuring a magnificent Gershwin score including Oscar-nominated “They Can’t Take That Away From Me”, the plot revolves around the romance between a ballet dancer...

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Hastings Art Deco Fashion Flaunt - ADF18

Hastings Art Deco Fashion Flaunt - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Get out those classy clothes and enter 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 female, best dressed male, best dressed child and...

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Napier RSA Event - Cheese Night - ADF18

Napier RSA Event - Cheese Night - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Book Direct on (06) 835 7629 or at reception@rsanapier.co.nz. Cheese Night, learn about this era of cheese making and the flavours to match.

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Globe Movie- Morning Glory (1933) - ADF18

Globe Movie- Morning Glory (1933) - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Morning Glory won Katharine Hepburn her first Academy Award as Eva Lovelace, a small-town actress who arrives in New York dreaming of becoming a Broadway star. Hepburn shines as a naive newcomer getting caught up in temptation, ambition - and a love triangle with Douglas Fairbanks and Adolphe...

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Caruso Cuisine - ADF18

Caruso Cuisine - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Restaurant owner Buddy Collins (Bill Paxie) was renowned for his singing Art Deco nights and in 2018 we revisit this Napier institution for one of the Festival’s most famous events, Caruso Cuisine. Since the 1920s the Paxie (Paxinous) family from Greece has been operating a restaurant on the...

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Cole - ADF18

Cole - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Returning to the Festival after a sell out season in 2017, Helpmann Award winner Michael Griffiths explores the colourful life and timeless songs of Cole Porter including You’re The Top, It’s De-Lovely, Let’s Do It and Night and Day. Hedonism, grave misfortune, enduring love and a legacy that...

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Masquerade Ball - ADF18

Masquerade Ball - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Classic, elegant and full of wonder – come to the Art Deco Masquerade Ball. Dress in a character costume of your choice and of course a mask. This magical evening will take place in the Napier Conference Centre, you’ll enjoy a beautiful meal, outstanding Sileni Estates wine and great music by...

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Repertory Players - Ghost Train - ADF18

Repertory Players - Ghost Train - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
A suspense comedy 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...

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Napier Repertory Players - The Ghost Train

Napier Repertory Players - The Ghost Train. Thursday 15th February 2018
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 ghostly...

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Leisurely Lounging - ADF18

Leisurely Lounging - ADF18. Thursday 15th February 2018
Relax, recline, and repose in your lounging pyjamas, silk dressing gown, or smoking jacket and sip cocktails as you look over the cascading Tom Parker Fountain from the balcony of the gracious Hawke’s Bay Club. Deco dress essential. Light refreshments provided - drinks at your own expense.

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Cabana Late Night Jazz Club With High Society

Cabana Late Night Jazz Club With High Society. Thursday 15th February 2018
It's the Tremain's 30th Anniversary of the Napier Art Deco Festival - and The Cabana is going to go out with a bang! Wellington's hottest jazz group "High Society" is resident for "The Late Night Jazz Club" as a Quintet ...they'll be belting out the classics of yesteryear and some...

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Brunch With Style

Brunch With Style. Friday 16th February 2018
Revel in the delights of a gourmet brunch. Break all the rules and enjoy “French bubbles with brunch” to celebrate the start of your Deco day. Enjoyed with exceptional service matched with Art Deco fun and frivolity.

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New Zealand Juggling and Circus Festival 2018

New Zealand Juggling and Circus Festival 2018. Friday 16th February 2018
This is your 26th opportunity to take part in this most glorious and wonderful festival. The New Zealand Juggling Association NZJA has been holding this event for many years up and down the country and this year it is being hosted in beautiful Hastings. The Festival always includes: A huge number...

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Plus Fore Golf Tournament - ADF18

Plus Fore Golf Tournament - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Sponsored by: The Duke of Gloucester Restaurant & Bar and the Napier Golf Club This 18 hole Ambrose competition at the Napier Golf Club’s Waiohiki course. Art Deco ensemble preferred. On course food and refreshments available, along with great music and a huge prize table. Swing it sweet....

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Art Deco Magnum Walk - ADF18

Art Deco Magnum Walk - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Explore the entire Art Deco Quarter in depth on this extended version of the world famous Art Deco Guided Walk. Your tour includes a High Tea on the lawn of the elegant Edwardian style Hawke’s Bay Club. Walking at a leisurely pace covering no more than 3kms.

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Ballads of Napier Gaol - ADF18

Ballads of Napier Gaol - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
The 1930’s were a time of high-risk and heroism for the inmates of New Zealand’s oldest prison. Relive stories of daring escapes, selfless rescues and dastardly crimes, while being escorted through the echoing halls and creaking doors by one of our antiquarian ‘inmates’. It’s not all...

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Preventing Suicide Using the Solution Focused Approach

Preventing Suicide Using the Solution Focused Approach. Friday 16th February 2018
Over 600 New Zealanders take their lives every year, with countless more experiencing suicidal ideas or acting on these thoughts in the form of non-fatal suicide attempts. International trainer, author and therapist from the UK—John Henden, presents a unique approach to working with the...

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Traction Attraction - ADF18

Traction Attraction - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Enjoy a leisurely Art Deco voyage of discovery on board the wonderful old traction engine. Feel the unbridled power and smell of smoke as you complete a round trip of the city with a stop at the fabulous Faraday Centre. Time for you to view old-worldly treasures from days gone by. Allow two hours...

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Post 1931 Marine Parade - ADF18

Post 1931 Marine Parade - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Post 1931 Marine Parade: The Beginning of Napier’s Playground (New) Sponsored by: Resene After the 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake created an uplift of land on the Marine Parade foreshore, the Napier Borough Council and the Thirty Thousand Club began to create attractions on the reclaimed land. ...

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Marewa Meander - ADF18

Marewa Meander - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
A Tremains 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...

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Country Homestead Tour - ADF18

Country Homestead Tour - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
This exclusive tour takes you inside a selection of some of the region’s early homesteads. On board a comfortable air-conditioned coach with an Art Deco Trust guide and host, you will visit some fine country homes. Included in this 4 hour tour is a delicious high tea luncheon with a glass of...

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Chuff and Burble - ASF18

Chuff and Burble - ASF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Sponsored by: Eastern Boiler Services View the display of stationary engines on the Napier foreshore by the Sound Shell. This fantastic static display showcases some of the many wonders that took part in the industrial revolution. These vintage engines always draw an admiring crowd as they chuff...

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Tea With The Stars - ADF18

Tea With The Stars - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Join us at the Holt Planetarium for either morning or afternoon tea and 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 the...

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Huge Deco Sale - ADF18

Huge Deco Sale - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
The Huge Deco Sale features top quality items, at the best prices from a personal family collection. Select from Vintage and Deco clothing, furs, jewellery, hats, gloves shoes, accessories and more. Fine Deco collectables include China, silver, glassware and linen. Entry: Gold coin to World...

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New Paintings

New Paintings. Friday 16th February 2018
Matt Davidson’s paintings align abstraction with processes of layered construction to create a rhythmic balance between colour and space. Using rollers, brushes, and palette knives, he layers paint into strict geometries that create visual tension and harmony. His paintings are spatial, even...

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Nicolas Feuillatte VIP Lounge

Nicolas Feuillatte VIP Lounge. Friday 16th February 2018
The iconic Nicolas Feuillatte VIP Lounge is back and better than ever! This iconic event has been transformed, guests will enjoy all of the perks of previous festivals plus so much more! The VIP Lounge allows guests to escape the festival madness to the most sought-after weather proof space...

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Vintage Dance Lessons - ADF18

Vintage Dance Lessons - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
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 to...

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Sileni Estates Wine Launch and Alfresco Lunch - ADF18

Sileni Estates Wine Launch and Alfresco Lunch - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Sponsored by Sileni Estates. Join the excitement as the Art Deco Festival's preferred wine partner, Sileni Estates, unveils the newly designed 2018 Sileni Art Deco Sparkling wrap and reveals the wines on offer at this years Festival. You’ll enjoy a light lunch, a wine tasting, entertainment,...

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Tremains Hastings Hamper Auction - ADF18

Tremains Hastings Hamper Auction - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Get together with colleagues or friends and book a table of 8 for an alfresco surprise lunch, then have fun bidding on beautifully crafted hampers packed full of tasty treats, created by some of the best culinary talents in Hastings. Vintage cars, Art Deco musical entertainment, and the Bathing...

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Royal New Zealand Navy Concert - ADF18

Royal New Zealand Navy Concert - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Sponsored by: Brebner Print Regarded as 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, Michael Dowrick, RNZN. Lt Dowrick, formerly a Director of...

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Harbour Views and Walking Tour - ADF18

Harbour Views and Walking Tour - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
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...

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Historic Homes Tour - ADF18

Historic Homes Tour - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
This is a festival exclusive tour where you will visit some of Napier’s early homes. On this 2 hour tour, you will hear the fascinating stories of their origins along with viewing some exquisite interiors.

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Vintage Railcar RM31 Shuttles - ADF18

Vintage Railcar RM31 Shuttles - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
This beautiful railcar which entered NZ service in 1938 will take you on a trip down memory lane through Hawke’s Bay. Railcar shuttles operate between Napier Station (Munroe Street, behind Senior Citizens building), Hastings CBD (crn Russell and Heretaunga Streets), Otane, and Waipukurau...

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Railcar Shuttle and Guided Walk of Hastings CBD - ASF18

Railcar Shuttle and Guided Walk of Hastings CBD - ASF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Join Hawke's Bay historian and author Michael Fowler for a Railcar trip to Hastings. He will take you for a guided Art Deco tour around the Hastings CBD to view striking examples of Art Deco, Spanish Mission, and Stripped Classical buildings that Hastings built before and after 1931 Hawke's Bay...

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The Emporium Beer Tent - ADF18

The Emporium Beer Tent - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Join Emporium and Sileni Wines during the 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,...

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Crims by Candlelight - ADF18

Crims by Candlelight - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
By the Art Deco era, Napier Prison had already accumulated a score of strange stories and rumours that swirled about the old complex on the hill. Tonight, those eerie tales and ghostly-goings on will live anew, as you are escorted through the twisted corridors by one of our braver guides. Enjoy a...

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Gangsters and Flappers

Gangsters and Flappers. Friday 16th February 2018
Gangsters and Flappers (New). 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 including games and prizes. Bubbles on arrival followed by a decadent 3 course dinner. Cash bar available. Deco dress essential - machine guns...

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Charleston At Brookers - ADF18

Charleston At Brookers - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
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). Drinks are your own responsibility. Feet with Heat will...

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Sileni Estates Festival Opening - ADF18

Sileni Estates Festival Opening - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
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 Tremains Art Deco Festival. Take in the first of the Brebner Print Memorial Flying Displays, the Navy Ceremonial Sunset, admire the cars, fashion and let...

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Depression Dinner - ADF18

Depression Dinner - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Always a festival favourite! Dress down for this fun event where depression style food is served. Join the procession through the city centre then sing your heart out as a good old fashioned dinner and pudding is served.

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Brebner Print Memorial Flying Displays - ADF18

Brebner Print Memorial Flying Displays - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Sponsored by Brebner Print. You will hear them before you see them! Wonderful vintage aircraft perform spectacular manoeuvres across the sunny Hawke’s Bay sky. Flying displays with the Tiger Moths, Warbirds Display Team and others. Best views at Napier Sound Shell, Emerson Street, over Marine...

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Napier RSA Event - Dancing Night - ADF18

Napier RSA Event - Dancing Night - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Book Direct on (06) 835 7629 or at reception@rsanapier.co.nz. Dancing Night, The James Tait-Jamieson Quartet - With his smooth voice and golden horn, singing saxophonist James Tait-Jamieson will lead his band through the best of 1930s jazz!

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Falling In Love Again - ADF18

Falling In Love Again - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Renowned New Zealand actress Jennifer Ward-Lealand brings to life the sultry performances of screen goddess, Marlene Dietrich, with sizzling physicality. Wearing recreations of Dietrich's exquisite gowns, she invites you to relive the glamour and seductive charm of this legendary icon....

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Ceremonial Sunset - ADF18

Ceremonial Sunset - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Sponsored by: Brebner Print A ceremonial sunset by the Royal New Zealand Navy Band is a tradition in the Navy which is often used to remember those who have fallen in conflict. The military band will play the sunset hymn followed by the Retreat sounded on the trumpet or bugle. During the sounding...

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Beach Banquet - ADF18

Beach Banquet - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
A corner stone event of the festival where a scrumptious buffet dinner prepared by Orton Tailored Cuisine is served alongside wonderful toe tapping jazz. From your vantage point, you will also enjoy a fabulous view of the flying displays in the sky above the beach from 7:45pm. Band starts and...

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Dinner With Maharaja - ADF18

Dinner With Maharaja - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Transport your Deco taste buds to the Indian subcontinent where the Maharaja invites you to embrace an authentic Indian food experience. As his guest you will indulge in a shared meal, a communal experience where you will learn about traditional Indian food from local experts and leave with a...

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Dinner At the Club - ADF18

Dinner At the Club - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
An intimate gathering at the Hawke’s Bay Club as you savour the delights of a three course meal including a glass of wine served with each course. Time to catch up with friends and chat about the excitement of the forthcoming Tremains Art Deco Festival whilst being entertained by the soothing...

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Friday Night with the Stars - ADF18

Friday Night with the Stars - ADF18. Friday 16th February 2018
Supported by the Infinity. With this year’s festival focus being music we wanted to kick off the celebrations with a massive night! We’re bringing together some of New Zealand music’s biggest stars including the Moses Mackay from Sole Mio, renowned Jazz legend Nathan Haines, with more...

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Napier Port Ocean Swim 2018

Napier Port Ocean Swim 2018. Saturday 17th February 2018
The 8th annual Napier Port Ocean Swim will take place on Saturday 17th February 2018 at Hardinge Road Reserve, Ahuriri, Napier (in front of the Hot Chick Carpark) starting at 9am and finishing at 12pm. Prize giving is approx 12:30pm. The Napier Port Ocean Swim is the same weekend as the Napier...

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2018 National Borzoi Championship Show - ADF18

2018 National Borzoi Championship Show - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
The Borzoi Club is holding its 2018 Championship Show in conjunction with the Tremains Art Deco Festival. The Borzoi is also known as the (Russian Wolf Hound), an ancient Russian breed once owned by the Czar and nobility for hunting wolf and other game. Borzoi were at a height of popularity...

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Napier Urban Farmers Market - ADF18

Napier Urban Farmers Market - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke’s Bay shopping experience. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the delicious local produce you need. Enjoy some of the best produce from around Hawke’s Bay available right in the centre of...

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Deco Dawdle Tour - ADF2018

Deco Dawdle Tour - ADF2018. Saturday 17th February 2018
On this Festival exclusive 90 minute 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 be invited into the home of an Art Deco Trust guide to enjoy the view over the Inner...

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Bicycle Belles - ADF18

Bicycle Belles - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Dust off your vintage (or vintage lookalike) bicycle and don your Deco duds to join this leisurely cycle along the Marine Parade Pathway to West Quay Ahuriri. There you can enjoy refreshments at your choice of establishment before cycling back to the city in time for the Vintage Car Parade. For...

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Berties Birthday Brunch - ADF18

Berties Birthday Brunch - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
What ho ol chaps. It’s not every day you turn 25 and by golly I’m going to celebrate! Join me for a brunch that you’ll never forget. We’ll begin by toasting the day with a glass of bubbles, followed by a delicious brunch, and of course there’ll be cake, candles, singing and silliness to...

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Deep In the Art of Deco - ADF18

Deep In the Art of Deco - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Discover Napier’s Art Deco interiors on this exploration of some of the city’s best kept secrets. This two hour walking tour takes you inside buildings, not normally accessible to the public. Interiors include the grand foyer of the Daily Telegraph building, Devon House with its glass...

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Flying Down to Deco - ASF18

Flying Down to Deco - ASF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
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. Crew and support staff will be available to answer your questions. Entry is $10 per vehicle, paid at the gate.

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Traction Trundle - ASF18

Traction Trundle - ASF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
‘In a Realm of Power, Steam is King’. The rattle of machinery, the smell of smoke and unbridled power. All aboard. Fun for all the family on board a coal powered traction engine. For a small donation you can take a short ride and wave to the throngs of people as you pass them by.

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Death by Chocolate - ADF18

Death by Chocolate - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
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...

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Art Deco Explorer for Children - ADF18

Art Deco Explorer for Children - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
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 you....

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Celebrations On the Street - ADF18

Celebrations On the Street - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Over the weekend enjoy fabulous free entertainment throughout the CDB with music, buskers, Keystone Cops and other wonderful interactive performances. A full schedule of performances will be available online at the Art Deco Trust website and the Art Deco Centre from the 1st of February.

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Born to Move Deco Dancers Showcase - ADF18

Born to Move Deco Dancers Showcase - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Born to Move Studio’s Deco Dancers will once again be performing iconic Art Deco style dance throughout the City over the Tremains Art Deco Festival. As a special treat they will have a presentation of their Special Showcase which this year is a song and dance tribute to the musicals and movies...

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Vintage Car Parade - ADF18

Vintage Car Parade - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
30th Anniversary Simply the best (free to view). Sponsored by: Progressive Meats To celebrating the Festivals 30th Anniversary this year’s parade will showcase 30 of ‘simply the best’ cars from around the country and world. Led by the Royal New Zealand Navy Band, the parade will feature...

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Railcar Ride and Afternoon Tea in Waipukurau - ADF18

Railcar Ride and Afternoon Tea in Waipukurau - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Experience the Hawke’s Bay countryside on board the railcar to Waipukurau for afternoon tea at Latitude 40° South. Departs Napier Station, Munroe St, behind Senior Citizens building at 1pm and arrives back in Napier at approximately 5pm.

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Sound Shell Show and Shine - ADF18

Sound Shell Show and Shine - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
View the wonderful array of vintage cars on display as marvellous music surrounds you. Why not stop to view Costumes and Coiffure and Bathing Belles competitions on the Napier Sound Shell stage starting at 2pm.

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Vintage Car Rides - ADF18

Vintage Car Rides - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Vintage Car Rides by the Hawke’s Bay Vintage Car Club. Sedans and Convertibles, Aoogah Horns and Rumble Seats. Here is your chance to take an approx 10 minute ride along Marine Parade in one of the fabulous vintage cars that will be in Napier for Tremains Art Deco Festival. Support the...

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Once Were Wild Ones - ADF18

Once Were Wild Ones - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Listen to the thunderous roar of these 20s and 30s vintage motorcycles as they parade their magnificent machines behind the Vintage Car Parade. Then get up close and personal with them as they show off their shiny chrome outside the Art Deco Masonic Hotel.

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Costumes and Coiffure and Bathing Belles Competitions - ADF1

Costumes and Coiffure and Bathing Belles Competitions - ADF1. Saturday 17th February 2018
Polish your shoes, preen your feathers and join the fun in these highlights of the festival. Costumes and Coiffure is a Deco costume parade, followed directly by Bathing Belles, a Deco bathing suit costume parade. Both are free to enter. Dress to impress and win a prize. Entry forms can be...

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Radio Play and High Tea - ADF18

Radio Play and High Tea - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
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 watch a radio play being born while enjoying a...

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New Zealand Male Choir - ADF18

New Zealand Male Choir - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
After rave reviews in 2017 the New Zealand Male Choir are back! Spend an afternoon with the New Zealand Male Choir, as they perform Art Deco and choral classics, lead by renowned musical director Joe Christensen in Hawke’s Bay finest choral acoustic venue, the Waiapu Cathedral of St John. In...

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Deco Spontane - ADF18

Deco Spontane - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
During the 1930s people were ravaged by the great depression so dancing became an outlet for expression. The dance styles became wild and carefree and uplifting. Nows your chance to express yourself and perform the Charleston with hundreds of other Art Deco enthusiasts by joining in the Deco...

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Deco Conga Line - ADF18

Deco Conga Line - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
In the very first year of the Art Deco Weekend a massive conga line was formed which went through the streets of Napier. In 2018 to celebrate the Festival’s 30th Anniversary we’re bringing it back! After the Deco Spontane, the Art Deco Dancers will lead a conga line, starting at the Napier...

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Jazz on the Village Green - BFM Trio featuring Margot Wuts

Jazz on the Village Green - BFM Trio featuring Margot Wuts. Saturday 17th February 2018
BFM Trio featuring Margot Wuts: BFM trio features Dan Fulton (bass) Will McClure (drums), Dave Boston (guitar) and special guest Margot Wuts (vocals) who will interpret some great Jazz standards in her own brilliant vocal style. Expect tunes from the swing era like “Stomping at the Savoy”,...

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Alfresco Munch - ADF18

Alfresco Munch - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
A wonderful opportunity to be hosted at the elegant Hawke’s Bay Club where you will enjoy a delectable BBQ meal on the veranda overlooking the busy seafront promenade below. Cash bar.

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A Little Party Never Killed Nobody - ADF18

A Little Party Never Killed Nobody - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Featuring the Wellington Shake em on Downers. There is only one way to have a party and that is with the Wellington City Shake-'Em-On-Downers. Delivering the most scintillating swing, the most dapper Dixieland and the nastiest ole New Orleans sound to be found outside of a speakeasy. Dance the...

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Swings the Thing At Brookers - ADF18

Swings the Thing At Brookers - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
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). Drinks are your own responsibility. The Kawekas will keep you...

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Great Gatsby Party - ADF18

Great Gatsby Party - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Sponsored by: HB Technology Jay Gatsby, a mysterious millionaire, was renowned for throwing extravagant parties and this year he’s holding one here! We’re taking over the whole Mission Estate and transporting you directly into this decadent world. You’ll be greeted with showgirls,...

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Saturday Night At the Shell - ADF18

Saturday Night At the Shell - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Sponsored by: Sight and Sound Ltd As the sun goes down, the party heats up at this outdoor summer concert. Celebrate Deco and dance to classic tunes performed by a stellar line up of entertainers including the Royal New Zealand Navy Band.

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Blind Boy Paxton

Blind Boy Paxton. Saturday 17th February 2018
US bluesman Blind Boy Paxton has announced a six-date New Zealand tour for February 2018, with shows including Auckland, Tauranga, Christchurch, Nelson, Wellington and Hawkes Bay. Blind Boy Paxton is the living embodiment of the true blues in the 21st Century, but plays it all in the true songster...

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Beachcomber Ukulele - ADF18

Beachcomber Ukulele - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
This event has fast become one of our most popular! Enjoy a beach buffet prepared by Orton Tailored Cuisine; and while a ukulele is not compulsory, if you have one, bring one for the sing-along. Beach attire is welcome and encouraged. Entertainment provided by the popular ukulele group, The Flukes....

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Silver Slipper Ball - ADF18

Silver Slipper Ball - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
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 till...

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Napier RSA Event - Casino Night - ADF18

Napier RSA Event - Casino Night - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Book Direct on (06) 835 7629 or at reception@rsanapier.co.nz. Casino Night, High rolling Gangsters & Dolls Casino and Cocktail evening. Authentic and professional casino crew with real casino games, re-buy ins available.

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Nathan Haines in Concert - ADF18

Nathan Haines in Concert - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Jazz legend Nathan Haines returns to the ‘Bay with a 5 piece band playing repertoire from his award winning 10 solo albums. He has won New Zealand's Tui Jazz Album of the Year award three times, most recently in 2014 for his small big band/ensemble/vocal album Vermillion Skies. “Haines is an...

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Death by Chocolate - Dessert - ADF18

Death by Chocolate - Dessert - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
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 be...

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Royal New Zealand Navy Concert - ADF18

Royal New Zealand Navy Concert - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Sponsored by: Brebner Print 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...

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Kabarett - Nacktmusic - ADF18

Kabarett - Nacktmusic - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
Borrowed from the French in the 1880s, German cabaret really blossomed in the 20s and 30s and it is to this heady Weimar era atmosphere of political and social satire that a newly formed troupe, Kabarett, pays homage with Nacktmusik, a truly jumbled pastiche of burlesque, humour and song. Our...

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Late Night Libation - ADF18

Late Night Libation - ADF18. Saturday 17th February 2018
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 11pm.

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Thank God for The Navy Commemorative Breakfast - ADF18

Thank God for The Navy Commemorative Breakfast - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Sponsored by: Brebner Print This is a commemorative breakfast that recognises the special historical connection between the Navy and the Mission. Join our special guests, defence attaches, officers and ships company from the Royal New Zealand Navy and enjoy a sumptuous breakfast and the company of...

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Gatsby Jazz Breakfast - ADF18

Gatsby Jazz Breakfast - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Kick start your fun-filled Sunday with a hearty breakfast, supplied by Orton Tailored Cuisine, sipping bubbles over looking beachfront view, whilst a Jazz Band sets your feet tapping. Glass of bubbles on arrival. Cash bar operating.

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2018 Hawke's Bay Backyard Cricket Championships

2018 Hawke's Bay Backyard Cricket Championships. Sunday 18th February 2018
Off to the Hawkes Bay for the 4th installment of this years Backyard Bash where the Meeanee Hotel is once again the venue for backyard crickets finest! Get a group of mates together and register a team now! Have moved event from Saturday 17th February to Sunday 18th February after many club...

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Railcar - Sunday to Otane Market - ADF18

Railcar - Sunday to Otane Market - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
A fabulous morning out for all the family! Experience the Hawke’s Bay Countryside on board the railcar to Otane where you’ll have two hours to enjoy the local market, then it’s back on board for the run home. Take a picnic hamper with you or buy your sustenance from the nearby shops in Otane....

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Deco Dog Parade - ADF18

Deco Dog Parade - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
After what can only be described as a remarkable first event the Deco Dog Parade is back! Why should getting dressed up in Art Deco be exclusively for humans? The Deco Dog Parade is our chance to welcome our canine friends to the wonderful world of Art Deco. Get you and your pooch dressed up and...

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Market Street Fair - ADF18

Market Street Fair - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Experience the tastes of the 1930’s with authentic Deco children's sweets and treats available for purchase at our market stalls. From toffee apples to candy floss and pop-corn to old-fashioned lemonade, there will be treats for both young and old. Re-live the fun and joy of toys that children...

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Divine Deco - Church Services - ADF18

Divine Deco - Church Services - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Put on your Deco Sunday Best and come to one of the Napier Inner-City Covenanted Churches; a 30-year ecumenical relationship. A celebration of an Art Deco themed Mass, with a Gatsby Morning Tea to follow.

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Divine Deco Church Service - ADF18

Divine Deco Church Service - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
(Special Art Deco themed church services). Put on your Deco Sunday Best and come to one of the Napier Inner-City Covenanted Churches; a 30-year ecumenical relationship. A celebration of the Art Deco era and Methodist hymn singing. Combine with St Patrick’s for a Gatsby Morning Tea.

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Divine Deco Church Service

Divine Deco Church Service. Sunday 18th February 2018
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; a 30-year ecumenical relationship. A special Choral Eucharist with the Cathedral Choir.

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Soap Box Derby - ADF18

Soap Box Derby - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Sponsored by Pit Stop Napier and Gemco Construction. 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, and...

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Divine Deco - Church Services - ADF18

Divine Deco - Church Services - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
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; a 30-year ecumenical relationship. Deco dress and lusty singing encouraged.

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Concord Strings - ADF18

Concord Strings - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Ease into the morning with local musicians from the Concord String orchestra. The orchestra will entertain you with a selection of Art Deco and Palm Court favourites including waltzes, rag time and movie themes. Concord Strings is a long established and popular group who have been entertaining...

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Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing

Hawke's Bay Fabric Hoarders Social Sewing. Sunday 18th February 2018
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...

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Veronica Bell Parade - ADF18

Veronica Bell Parade - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Sponsored by: Brebner Print The Veronica Bell is the symbol of the 1931 earthquake and the Navy’s tireless help in its aftermath. Share this morning with us as we install the Veronica Bell with full military ceremony at 12:30pm.

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Deco Sundaze

Deco Sundaze. Sunday 18th February 2018
(Limited wheelchair access). Sacred Hill would love you to join them for ‘Deco Sundaze at Sacred Hill’ in the beautiful Dartmoor Valley. With a nod to the Art Deco era, Sacred Hill will take you back in time with local jazz music, fantastic wines, gorgeous homemade food as well as games of old...

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Host a Naval Guest to the Gatsby Picnic - ADF18

Host a Naval Guest to the Gatsby Picnic - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Host a Naval Guest At the Gatsby Picnic to commemorate 75th Anniversary RNZN. Help us show our friends at the Royal New Zealand Navy how great the Hawkes Bay hospitality is, by hosting an officer or a ship company member during the Gatsby Picnic celebration. To register your interest please...

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Gatsby Picnic - ADF18

Gatsby Picnic - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
This year’s Gatsby Picnic all about celebrating the Festivals 30th anniversary. There will be cake, presents and goodies to take home. Gather your friends and set up by the seaside for a relaxed Sunday afternoon in the sunshine. Whether you bring a picnic rug or gazebo, join the throngs in...

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Gatsby Picnic VIP Lunch - ADF18

Gatsby Picnic VIP Lunch - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Be our special guest during this VIP event at the Gatsby Picnic. Join us for a light lunch, along with complimentary Sileni Estates wine and relax in the shade of the marquee as you soak up the atmosphere and enjoy all the music on offer.

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Dry Boat Racing - ADF18

Dry Boat Racing - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Absolutely cracking - a chance to race boats on the beach whilst nowhere near the water, and there’s no need to get wet. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun - you may even win a prize.

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Napier RSA Event - Finale Concert - ADF18

Napier RSA Event - Finale Concert - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Book Direct on (06) 835 7629 or at reception@rsanapier.co.nz. Finale concert, variety show.

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Summer In the Park - Deco Bay Napier Brass Band

Summer In the Park - Deco Bay Napier Brass Band. Sunday 18th February 2018
Deco Bay Napier Brand Band: Under the musical direction of Robbie Cargill, Deco Bay Brass present a musical programme of three parts: Spanish Impressions, The Music of Goff Richards and Broadway Brass. Formed in 2014 following the amalgamation of the Port of Napier Brass Band and the Hastings...

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A Swing and a Prayer Service - ADF18

A Swing and a Prayer Service - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Sponsored by: Brebner Print We remember those affected by the 1931 earthquake and give thanks for those who contributed to the resurrection of the cathedral and the city. A service of readings and prayers, hymns and music reflecting the era. Doors open at 4:15pm. Donations invited.

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Deco Best Bits - ADF18

Deco Best Bits - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
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...

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Zarek and Albi

Zarek and Albi. Sunday 18th February 2018
New Zealand's most entertaining acoustic duo are back to weave through the country with their humour and unique song arrangements. This international act has a foot in both Europe and New Zealand and after a 6 month break the duo are excited to bring their music back to Kiwi shores. Zarek and...

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Cheerio to Deco - ADF18

Cheerio to Deco - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
Say a final hurrah to the wonderful Festival with friends at the Hawke’s Bay Club. Enjoy a light meal overlooking Napier’s seafront promenade. Entertainment included.

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Jazz Vespers - ADF18

Jazz Vespers - ADF18. Sunday 18th February 2018
A jazz concert with a difference. Round off your weekend with an evening service where the spirituality of jazz sets the rhythm through the notes of music and verse. Jazz has its roots in the church, and with Vespers it returns home. Enjoy toe-tapping and soul-filled jazz in this historic church,...

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Social Media Breakfast

Social Media Breakfast. Tuesday 20th February 2018
Want to know more about social media and how you can maximise the tools on offer to help grow your business? This in-depth two hour seminar covers each platform, with a focus on Facebook. You'll walk away with a deeper knowledge and a clearer direction on how you should be integrating social...

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Eat To Run - An Eat By Design Workshop

Eat To Run - An Eat By Design Workshop. Tuesday 20th February 2018
Eat To Run is an Eat By Design Workshop that addresses the fundamental requirements and simple to implement strategies to meet the fuel needs of the body to optimise your run and pursue optimal health. Eat By Design is not a diet, it is a way to eat what's good for you... forever! This workshop...

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Kevin Bloody Wilson “Almost Awesome Tour”

Kevin Bloody Wilson “Almost Awesome Tour”. Wednesday 21st February 2018
Tickets on sale to the general public from 5 October. The outrageously funny Kevin Bloody Wilson returns to New Zealand with his “Almost Awesome Tour” in February featuring special guest artist, Jenny Talia from Australia presented by Pacific Entertainment. Kevin Bloody Wilson’s show is not...

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Bullhorn

Bullhorn . Friday 23rd February 2018
Coming this Feb to the Common Room, Hawkes Bay supported by local band Brass knuckles Bullhorn are a dynamic nu-wave brass band, made up of 1 bossing drummer, 7 hard hitting horn players and 1 monster MC. With their roots in funk, soul, hip hop, reggae and dance music their performances inspire the...

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The Original Mack

The Original Mack. Friday 23rd February 2018
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,...

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Arcee Rapper & Greta Bull: NZ Tour

Arcee Rapper & Greta Bull: NZ Tour. Friday 23rd February 2018
Arcee Rapper and Greta Bull embark on their first, joint headline tour, covering 10 cities over 4 weeks of sunshine. This half Kiwi, half British duo is making it their mission to redefine showmanship (or should I say show-womanship) and play you every genre you’ve never heard of. Hailing from...

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Arcee Rapper & Greta Bull: NZ Tour

Arcee Rapper & Greta Bull: NZ Tour. Friday 23rd February 2018
Arcee Rapper and Greta Bull embark on their first, joint headline tour, covering 10 cities over 4 weeks of sunshine. This half Kiwi, half British duo is making it their mission to redefine showmanship (or should I say show-womanship) and play you every genre you’ve never heard of. Hailing from...

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Los Phoenix - The Rose Road Tour

Los Phoenix - The Rose Road Tour. Friday 23rd February 2018
Eternal Peace Records Presents Los Phoenix Presents - The Rose Road New Zealand Tour 2018. Los Phoenix will be performing a collection of hits from his debut album 'Wind Chimes & Late Nights' + New Music. Support from: Buddha Loves The Mafia + more.

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Wairoa BMC Drags 2018

Wairoa BMC Drags 2018. Saturday 24th February 2018
2018 Drags, we have changed the date to 24th February 2018 as previous date clashed with One Night Stand so we have managed to get our date changed. Please support this event. More details to follow closer to the time.

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Jazz On the Village Green - Blues De Luxe

Jazz On the Village Green - Blues De Luxe. Saturday 24th February 2018
Blues De Luxe: Playing straight from the Greatest Jazz Hits albums in a showcase of tunes we all recall and love, Blues De Luxe is a great local Jazz band. Led by double bass player Marty Forrer, joined by divine drummer Julian Hansson, Richard Nicholson on groovy guitar, heartfelt velvet vocals...

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Automatic 80s

Automatic 80s. Saturday 24th February 2018
Its time for a little 80s. Pitch Perfect Promotions are proud to present Automatic 80s, New Zealand's Premium 80s Live Entertainment Show. We are excited to confirm that the Automatic 80s Live show is coming to The Cabana, Napier on the 24th Feb, 2018. Automatic 80s is a world class group of...

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Puketapu Auction and Fair

Puketapu Auction and Fair. Sunday 25th February 2018
Family event which includes crafts, food, beverages, entertainment and a rural auction with many items for everyone. This event is held on the Alexander's property around the lake and is run by the Rotary Club of Taradale as a fundraiser for various projects. Entry by coin donation. Auction...

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Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter Open Day!

Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter Open Day!. Sunday 25th February 2018
The one day of the year that we open the doors to our Rescue Helicopter Hangar. You will have the opportunity to get a photo in the pilots seat of our main Helicopter, go on our winch simulator, or meet the pilots! We will also have family friendly games, bouncy castle, BBQ and coffee available....

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Summer In the Park - Jody Direen

Summer In the Park - Jody Direen. Sunday 25th February 2018
Jody Direen: Dubbed the 'Queen of Country Jody Direen hails from Wanaka. After a solid five years touring, writing and recording in NZ, Australia and the USA, she signed with major record label, ABC Music. Jody has since had numerous Top 10 and #1 singles in both Australia and New Zealand. She...

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Hawke's Bay United vs Canterbury United - NZ Football

Hawke's Bay United vs Canterbury United - NZ Football. Sunday 25th February 2018
The Dragons fly north and the Sky TV cameras await! The only televised home game at Bluewater this season will be a ding-dong battle between the boys in the black and white stripes and the mainlanders. Grab a beer or wine and enjoy the action!

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Leadership for Women

Leadership for Women. Tuesday 27th February 2018
This intensive and dynamic two-day programme is designed to help you become a more effective leader through recognising and developing your own leadership style. Through experiential exercises, interactive discussion and highly skilled facilitation, you will discover what drives you, what holds...

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Ice Skate Tour

Ice Skate Tour. Tuesday 27th February 2018
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 worry...

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XRACE

XRACE. Friday 2nd March 2018
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...

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Black Barn Road Cheese School - Friday Cheese Nights

Black Barn Road Cheese School - Friday Cheese Nights. Friday 2nd March 2018
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...

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The Piano: The Ballet

The Piano: The Ballet. Friday 2nd March 2018
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...

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Kings & Associates New Zealand Shows

Kings & Associates New Zealand Shows. Friday 2nd March 2018
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...

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Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Charity Walk

Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Charity Walk. Saturday 3rd March 2018
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 stays...

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Cow Pat Pit CPP Workshop

Cow Pat Pit CPP Workshop. Saturday 3rd March 2018
At Farmhouse Kitchen we are introducing the CCP. We will be building this from scratch, it is a special designed brick lined pit. Then we collect fresh mature from our cows, that graze our organic paddocks. The manure will be mixed with ground eggshells and basalt dust, and inoculated with...

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International Cultures Day

International Cultures Day. Saturday 3rd March 2018
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...

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Beer Appreciation Day VIII

Beer Appreciation Day VIII. Saturday 3rd March 2018
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...

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Gala

Sunday 4th March 2018
Fun day for all the family, lots of bargains, kids entertainment.

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Fraser Mack

Fraser Mack. Sunday 4th March 2018
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...

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Michael Jackson HIStory Show

Michael Jackson HIStory Show. Monday 5th March 2018
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...

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Wages Law

Wages Law. Wednesday 7th March 2018
One of the most important issues in employment for employees is getting the right pay and there is a legal responsibility for employers to pay on time and correctly. This seminar provides participants with knowledge that will facilitate manual checking when an entitlement is questioned by an...

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Rado & Raybon Save the World

Rado & Raybon Save the World. Wednesday 7th March 2018
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...

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Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2018

Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2018. Friday 9th March 2018
Join us for the Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2018, an annual fundraiser for Napier Girls' High School. The exhibition features over 300 artworks for $1000 or less by more than 80 professional artists from around New Zealand. The event will be held on 9-11 March 2018 at Napier Girls' High...

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MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2018

MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2018. Saturday 10th March 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...

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Maraekakaho Country Market Day 2018

Maraekakaho Country Market Day 2018. Saturday 10th March 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,...

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Workshop: Raewyn Tauira Paterson - Patterns From Nature

Workshop: Raewyn Tauira Paterson - Patterns From Nature. Saturday 10th March 2018
Work with Hawke's Bay-based artist Raewyn Tauira Paterson to create your own patterned fabric print by making a carved block and using fabric inks. Bring your own objects from nature to draw inspiration from. The materials will be supplied for one fabric print. You are welcome to bring your own...

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

MADE (Music And Dance Event) for A Cause - 2018. Saturday 10th March 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...

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

Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out - Summer Sunday Session. Sunday 11th March 2018
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 Tournament...

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Horse of The Year

Horse of The Year. Tuesday 13th March 2018
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...

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Facing the Tiger - The Art of Having Brave Conversations

Facing the Tiger - The Art of Having Brave Conversations. Tuesday 13th March 2018
Facing the Tiger is a one-day course followed by a three-week follow-up program. It is designed for groups of up to 12 people and is suitable for employees at all levels, within all types of organisations. Facing the Tiger builds healthier relationships, more motivated teams and an even stronger...

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Health & Safety Seminar - Business Central

Tuesday 13th March 2018
The Business Central Health and Safety Roadshow is back. What does that mean for you? Well for starters, WorkSafe have cleared their backlog of prosecutions from the old Act and have begun to enforce the regulations under the HSAW Act 2015. You’ve been preparing for this – now to check if...

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Operatunity Presents: Rat Pack Returns!

Operatunity Presents: Rat Pack Returns!. Thursday 15th March 2018
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...

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CMNZ Presents: Anderson & Roe Piano Duo

CMNZ Presents: Anderson & Roe Piano Duo. Thursday 15th March 2018
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 the...

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

Heart Kids Charity Golf Day - Special Guest: Rob Lutter, CEO. Friday 16th March 2018
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, we...

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Hawke's Bay United vs Southern United - NZ Football

Hawke's Bay United vs Southern United - NZ Football. Saturday 17th March 2018
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!

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Mission Estate Concert 2018 - Neil Diamond: SOLD OUT

Mission Estate Concert 2018 - Neil Diamond: SOLD OUT. Saturday 17th March 2018
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’...

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Sue Nicholson - Earth, Life & Beyond

Sue Nicholson - Earth, Life & Beyond. Monday 19th March 2018
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...

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Leadership & Management Level 1 - Business Training NZ Ltd

Leadership & Management Level 1 - Business Training NZ Ltd. Tuesday 20th March 2018
Learn how to make the transition from buddy to boss and lead a successful team. Managing staff can be a very rewarding, interesting and fun role, it can also be a tough and demanding job. Between managing your own time and projects, helping your team members solve problems and complete tasks,...

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Strategic Thinking Workshop

Strategic Thinking Workshop. Tuesday 20th March 2018
This highly interactive and practical course is for anyone who would benefit from being able to think and act more strategically in either a personal or professional capacity. The course guides you through a broad range of practical exercises and activities which have been designed to teach the...

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Health & Safety Management

Health & Safety Management. Tuesday 20th March 2018
Modern effective H&S management relies on a systematic approach. New Zealand Safety Standard 4801 describes the core elements of an H&S system. This course will introduce you to those core elements and help you with strategies to encourage active worker and manager involvement in your workplace....

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Mauri Ora - The Metrics of Flourishing

Mauri Ora - The Metrics of Flourishing. Tuesday 20th March 2018
Compass Seminars is delighted to bring you the opportunity to spend a day with Sir Mason Durie who will discuss a range of topics relating to principles for working with Māori and Māori development. Sir Mason speaks with a freshness and clarity of understanding, if you have been fortunate...

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Dealing With Difficult People & Situations - Biz Trainers

Dealing With Difficult People & Situations - Biz Trainers. Wednesday 21st March 2018
Transform conflict and difficult situations with co-workers and customers into opportunities by equipping your staff with the skills and techniques required to manage these situations with confidence, professionalism, and pride. Learn ways to resolve conflict with customers and co-workers,...

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Stage 2 Training for H&S Representatives

Stage 2 Training for H&S Representatives. Wednesday 21st March 2018
Take your skill base as a health and safety representative to the next level. Stage 2 training focuses on specific risk and hazard identification and controls, approved Codes of Practice, using accident data to identify trends and develop preventative actions across all the core elements of your...

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Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Hawke's Bay Harvest

Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Hawke's Bay Harvest. Thursday 22nd March 2018
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!

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Big Country (Scotland)

Big Country (Scotland). Thursday 22nd March 2018
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!

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Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #5

Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #5. Sunday 25th March 2018
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...

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Gut Health Talk

Gut Health Talk. Sunday 25th March 2018
Gut issues contribute to a wide range of problems so if you, your children or family members suffer from any of the below – this talk is a must! - Constipation - Depression - IBS - Low energy - Chronic fatigue - Eczema - Autism - Behavioural issues - Skin issues - Hormone issues - Brain fog...

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Supervision: An Introduction

Supervision: An Introduction. Tuesday 27th March 2018
Learn key skills for managing other people as well as their work. When you manage other people, you need to balance your own development alongside managing and leading your team. This popular one day course will provide many of the tools you need to cope with this juggling act. You'll work on a...

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Managing Difficult and Disruptive People - Business Central

Managing Difficult and Disruptive People - Business Central. Wednesday 28th March 2018
Difficult and disruptive people can consume most of your time and the disruption they cause to the team/unit/business can be significant in terms of productivity, customer service and employee engagement. This course will equip you with the skills, processes and confidence to handle to handle...

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SGCNZ Hawkes Bay Regional UOSWSF 2018

SGCNZ Hawkes Bay Regional UOSWSF 2018. Thursday 29th March 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...

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The Marriage of Figaro

The Marriage of Figaro. Thursday 29th March 2018
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...

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The Karl Austin Experience

The Karl Austin Experience. Friday 30th March 2018
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...

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The Little Easy CHB 2018

The Little Easy CHB 2018. Friday 30th March 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, Waipukurau,...

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The Extravaganza Fair

The Extravaganza Fair. Friday 30th March 2018
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...

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Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show. Friday 30th March 2018
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!!!

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John Butler Trio & Special Guests

John Butler Trio & Special Guests. Friday 30th March 2018
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...

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The Big Easy 2018

The Big Easy 2018. Saturday 31st March 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 31st...

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Kai Moana At the Park

Saturday 31st March 2018
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...

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The Enchanted Forest Ball

The Enchanted Forest Ball. Saturday 31st March 2018
“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...

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The Little Easy Wairoa 2018

The Little Easy Wairoa 2018. Sunday 1st April 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 and...

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Developing an Effective HR Framework - Business Central

Developing an Effective HR Framework - Business Central. Thursday 5th April 2018
Understand your responsibilities from recruitment through to termination. Managing staff is a fundamental requirement for every manager. Doing so requires skill, expertise and experience, all applied within a framework of processes and procedures that are fair, transparent and legally...

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Oliver!

Oliver!. Friday 6th April 2018
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 - for...

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The Extravaganza Fair

The Extravaganza Fair. Saturday 7th April 2018
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...

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The Karl Austin Experience

The Karl Austin Experience. Saturday 7th April 2018
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...

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The Chapelwick Fair

The Chapelwick Fair. Saturday 7th April 2018
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...

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Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show

Ashton Family Circus & Dylan Daisy's Magic Show. Saturday 7th April 2018
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!!!

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The Eastern: POSTPONED

The Eastern: POSTPONED. Saturday 7th April 2018
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...

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Napier Port Harbour to Hills

Napier Port Harbour to Hills. Sunday 8th April 2018
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 heading...

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Taradale Village Fete

Taradale Village Fete. Sunday 8th April 2018
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 - cakes,...

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Leadership Development Intensive

Leadership Development Intensive. Monday 9th April 2018
An exploration into purpose, effectiveness and fulfilment. The LDI (Leadership Development Intensive) is a four-day residential retreat for people who are already successful, but have a strong desire to grow deeper in their personal and professional development. It is designed to challenge and...

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Health & Safety Due Diligence

Health & Safety Due Diligence. Tuesday 10th April 2018
As a legal entity, your company is known under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 as a PCBU. All PCBU's have a primary duty of care to everyone affected by work carried out in your workplace. Officers (or people with strategic or governance roles) are required by law to exercise due...

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Health and Safety Essentials for Small Business

Health and Safety Essentials for Small Business. Wednesday 11th April 2018
As a legal entity, even your small to medium sized company is known under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 as a PCBU. All PCBU's have a primary duty of care to everyone affected by work carried out in your workplace. Owners of small business are required by law to exercise due diligence...

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East Coast Farming Expo

East Coast Farming Expo. Wednesday 11th April 2018
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.

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Operatunity: Because You Asked for It!

Operatunity: Because You Asked for It!. Thursday 12th April 2018
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. The...

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Napier Port HB Primary Sector Awards Dinner

Napier Port HB Primary Sector Awards Dinner. Thursday 12th April 2018
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...

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GO-4-12 Youth Adventure Race NZSSARC

GO-4-12 Youth Adventure Race NZSSARC. Friday 13th April 2018
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...

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Speedway and Stockcar Kuru Cup Championship

Speedway and Stockcar Kuru Cup Championship. Saturday 14th April 2018
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 action! So...

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Customer Service Excellence - Business Training NZ Limited

Customer Service Excellence - Business Training NZ Limited. Wednesday 18th April 2018
A fantastic one day course to get staff communicating professionally and confidently with customers. Keep your customers coming back by empowering staff with core communication and customer service skills along with a ‘can do attitude’. For the better part of every day, we are communicating to...

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Time Management Workshop

Time Management Workshop. Thursday 19th April 2018
Do you need more hours in your day? Would you like to become less busy and more productive? Learn how to prioritise, how to handle interruptions, plan ahead, beat common time wasters, delegate, and much more. You've all heard the expression 'Time is money' Well actually time is more valuable...

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The Frank Burkitt Band Album Release

The Frank Burkitt Band Album Release . Thursday 19th April 2018
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...

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CHB Service Community Day

CHB Service Community Day. Saturday 21st April 2018
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 promoting...

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

Lake Tutira Off Road Half Marathon, 12k & 5k Trail Run. Sunday 22nd April 2018
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 DOC...

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Fast & Fun With 40 Photos

Fast & Fun With 40 Photos. Saturday 28th April 2018
Do you love your photos but don't know what to do with them? Do you have many, many photos and would love some help with them? Would you like to see your photos and enjoy showing them to others? Our fast & fun with 40 photos is for you! In just 3 hours you will create layouts that will hold up...

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SuperStock Autumn Nationals and Fireworks

SuperStock Autumn Nationals and Fireworks. Saturday 28th April 2018
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...

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Other PCBUs (Dealing With Sub-/contractors)

Other PCBUs (Dealing With Sub-/contractors). Tuesday 1st May 2018
The Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 defines contractors, sub-contractors and other businesses you deal with as "other PCBUs". The old notion of you as the "principal" or "site controller" also no longer applies. Your business or your legal entity is a PCBU and where there are overlapping...

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Silver Fern Farms HB Farmer of The Year Field Day

Silver Fern Farms HB Farmer of The Year Field Day. Thursday 3rd May 2018
The primary objectives of the Silver Fern Farms Hawke’s Bay Farmer of the Year competition are to identify, promote and celebrate excellence in pastoral farming in Hawke’s Bay. In doing so we endorse the contribution of pastoral farming to the economic cultural and social well-being of...

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Heath Franklin's Chopper - Bogan Jesus

Heath Franklin's Chopper - Bogan Jesus. Thursday 3rd May 2018
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...

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The Adele and Amy Songbook

The Adele and Amy Songbook. Friday 4th May 2018
Direct From Melbourne! The Adele and Amy Songbook - One Show Only! with special guests. 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 Winehouse. This incredible...

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Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show

Our Generation - The Eric Clapton and Who Tribute Show. Friday 4th May 2018
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...

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Foster & Allen - Golden Years

Foster & Allen - Golden Years. Saturday 5th May 2018
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 years...

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Management: Becoming a Confident Leader

Management: Becoming a Confident Leader. Tuesday 8th May 2018
Great managers are able to bring out the best in themselves and others. But what does it take to thrive in management? This intensive two-day course lays the groundwork for those new to management or looking towards their first management position in the near future. You will learn what it takes...

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The Nutcracker - Moscow Ballet La Classique

The Nutcracker - Moscow Ballet La Classique. Wednesday 9th May 2018
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...

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Developing A Bully-Free Culture

Developing A Bully-Free Culture. Thursday 10th May 2018
Bullying is a significant workplace hazard that affects employee health and business productivity. To prevent bullying is much easier than dealing with it once it occurs. This course helps you to identify bullies and put in place practical steps to make your workplace safer for everyone. It gives...

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Pan Pac HB Farm Forester of The Year Field Day

Pan Pac HB Farm Forester of The Year Field Day. Thursday 10th May 2018
Join the winner of the Pan Pac HB Farm Forester of the year award on their farm to see what made them stand out from the rest.

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Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay Marathon

Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay Marathon. Saturday 12th May 2018
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 Sileni...

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Ice Skate Tour

Ice Skate Tour. Monday 14th May 2018
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 at...

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Beyond the Barricade

Beyond the Barricade. Sunday 20th May 2018
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...

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2018 Hawkes Bay Career Expo

Tuesday 22nd May 2018
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.

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Leadership & Management Level 1 - Business Training NZ Ltd

Leadership & Management Level 1 - Business Training NZ Ltd. Tuesday 12th June 2018
Learn how to make the transition from buddy to boss and lead a successful team. Managing staff can be a very rewarding, interesting and fun role, it can also be a tough and demanding job. Between managing your own time and projects, helping your team members solve problems and complete tasks,...

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Dealing With Difficult People & Situations - Biz Trainers

Dealing With Difficult People & Situations - Biz Trainers. Thursday 14th June 2018
Transform conflict and difficult situations with co-workers and customers into opportunities by equipping your staff with the skills and techniques required to manage these situations with confidence, professionalism, and pride. Learn ways to resolve conflict with customers and co-workers,...

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Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Matariki Night Market

Harcourts Hastings City Night Market - Matariki Night Market. Thursday 14th June 2018
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!

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Time Management: Personal Effectiveness

Time Management: Personal Effectiveness. Wednesday 27th June 2018
When you manage your time well, you feel on top of your tasks and your job feels less stressful. But sometimes it is difficult to stay focused. This one-day workshop will help you identify the common behaviours that prevent you from managing your time effectively. It will teach you the right...

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Mozart & Beethoven

Mozart & Beethoven. Wednesday 27th June 2018
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 Section...

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Team Leader Tool Box: Facilitating Your Team

Team Leader Tool Box: Facilitating Your Team. Thursday 28th June 2018
Effective communication is the primary tool you need to be a successful leader. This course focuses on those areas where it is most critical. - Facilitating team meetings - Developing your team - Dealing with conflict Session Topics: - What is my leadership style? - Checklist for building the...

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Operatunity Presents: Shake, Rattle & Roll

Operatunity Presents: Shake, Rattle & Roll. Thursday 28th June 2018
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...

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Dancing With Mozart

Dancing With Mozart. Saturday 30th June 2018
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 Baker. Works...

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Model Expo

Model Expo. Saturday 7th July 2018
An exhibition of model kit sets and hobbies from around Hawkes Bay will be on display in the school hall on Chambers Street. There will be a feature of radio controlled trucks in the hall, and surrounding the walls will be model railways, model cars, boats and planes, doll houses, model castles,...

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Simon Trpčeski Plays Grieg

Simon Trpčeski Plays Grieg. Thursday 19th July 2018
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 Martín...

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Beethoven & Brahms

Beethoven & Brahms. Wednesday 15th August 2018
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...

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Operatunity: The Golden Era of Musicals

Operatunity: The Golden Era of Musicals. Thursday 16th August 2018
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 and...

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Classical Hits

Classical Hits. Friday 14th September 2018
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 Hamish...

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Operatunity Presents: Tennessee Waltz

Operatunity Presents: Tennessee Waltz. Thursday 27th September 2018
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...

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Paradigm Shift

Paradigm Shift. Monday 29th October 2018
Architects and Designers - join us at the sixth free Paradigm Shift event starting in May 2018 to enjoy fascinating insights from our international keynote speaker, Lauren Vasey. You'll also learn about the latest products and technology from our industry-leading Event Partners, enjoy...

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Operatunity Presents: Divas & Divos

Operatunity Presents: Divas & Divos. Thursday 1st November 2018
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...

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Total BS

Total BS. Saturday 10th November 2018
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...

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Napier Wellbeing Market

Napier Wellbeing Market. Saturday 17th November 2018
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...

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Women's Lifestyle Expo Napier

Women's Lifestyle Expo Napier. Saturday 24th November 2018
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...

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The Ryman Healthcare Season of The Nutcracker

The Ryman Healthcare Season of The Nutcracker. Saturday 1st December 2018
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...

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Operatunity: Cinderella - A Christmas Pantomime

Operatunity: Cinderella - A Christmas Pantomime. Thursday 6th December 2018
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,...

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