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September 2021

Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long-held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created artworks that...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 31 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 31 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
For Home and Country, Women's Institutes of Hawkes Bay

For Home and Country, Women's Institutes of Hawkes Bay

This exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of the first meeting of a New Zealand Women’s Institute (WI) at Rissington, Hawke’s Bay, on 27 February 1921. The founder was Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer (1872–1955), who lived and worked in Hawke’s Bay for most of her life. The aim of...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 31 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Monday 20 September to Friday 24 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business: the history of five Hawke’s Bay freezing works explores the effect the frozen meat processing industry had on the socio-economics of the Hawke’s Bay region using as illustration five significant meat works: Tomoana (1884), Hawke’s Bay & North British (1887), Thomas...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

This exhibition shows a history of people and places of Ngāti Kahungunu, telling stories of their time and the events that shaped Te Matau-a-Māui into the region of Hawke’s Bay, events that also helped to shape Aotearoa into New Zealand. Kahungunu was a peaceful man, a producer, provider,...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 20 September to Wednesday 2 February
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Hawke’s Bay Art Guide Exhibition

The Hawke’s Bay Art Guide Exhibition

New dates confirmed! 10.09.21 - 23.09.21 The Hawke’s Bay Art Guide Exhibition is an annual event highlighting the beautiful artworks from artists featured in our local Art Guide brochure, published as a joint venture between Creative Arts Napier and Arts Inc. Heretaunga, to promote regional...

Date: Monday 20 September to Thursday 23 September
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Square Edge 2

Square Edge 2

This exhibition has been extended until September 23rd. In line with current Level 2 restrictions, please wear a mask and use your COVID Tracer app when entering Creative Arts Napier. 2 metre distancing is observed in all of our galleries. Exhibition by Dennis Green and Clayton...

Date: Monday 20 September to Thursday 23 September
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Postcards from the North & South

Postcards from the North & South

An unselected, travelling exhibition of 118 postcard sized fine art prints by artist members of Print Council Aotearoa NZ (PCANZ) in collaboration with Australian printmakers. Members’ prints are exhibited around the country, while raising awareness of printmaking and PCANZ. Members of PCANZ...

Date: Monday 20 September to Thursday 23 September
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke’s Bay Art Review Exhibition and Gala Opening

Hawke’s Bay Art Review Exhibition and Gala Opening

Join us on Friday 3 September for the Gala Opening of this year's Hawke's Bay Art Review. It will be a fabulous night with light, where our Guest Selector and Curator Tyson Campbell will award the Gordon Harris Premier Award of $1000 plus six Highly Commended Awards. The Hawke’s Bay Art Review...

Date: Monday 20 September to Wednesday 29 September
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Images of Me - An Exhibition by Clayton Guthrie

Images of Me - An Exhibition by Clayton Guthrie

This exhibition has been extended through to the end of September due to lockdown restrictions. In line with current Level 2 restrictions, please wear a mask and use your COVID Tracer app when entering Creative Arts Napier. 2 metre distancing is observed in all of our galleries. ‘Images of...

Date: Monday 20 September to Thursday 30 September
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gamble: Young Art

Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gamble: Young Art

Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gamble: Young Art | Foyer Gallery 7 August – 24 October 2021 The contemporary concept of young art is work not defined by the age of the creator, but by the stage the artist is at in their career. This exhibition brings together the work of two...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 24 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Larisse Hall: Of the Essence

Larisse Hall: Of the Essence

Larisse Hall: Of the Essence | Alcove Gallery 31 July - 14 November 2021 We wake and sleep to the rhythm of light. It is the basis of existence. Our most primal time tool, light directs routine and daily ritual. Larisse Hall explores the value of time within an everyday context....

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 14 November
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge

Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge

Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge 14 August – 28 November 2021 | Holt Gallery Over the last six months Ayesha Green has been developing a body of work specifically for the Holt Gallery. This exhibition looks at the visual language and history of Native Schooling[1] in New Zealand...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 28 November
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Kohua Maori Art

Kohua Maori Art

Thanks to the assistance of Iwi Toi Kahungunu - Maori Artists, the CHB Museum presents an art exhibition showcasing local contemporary indigenous art supporting the importance of Maori Arts and honouring Te Tiriti of Waitangi. Maori Culture generates assets contributing to the social,...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 2 October
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Settlers Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Minecraft Mondays

Minecraft Mondays

Come along to Minecraft Mondays, where you can swap tips and collaborate with other like-minded gamers. Interested? Great! You will require your own device with Minecraft installed/downloaded. Suitable age 5+ and all skill levels. This is a drop-in club, meaning you can come each week or...

Date: Monday 20 September to Monday 20 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Teens After-School Art Classes - 12 to 16 years

Teens After-School Art Classes - 12 to 16 years

A weekly class for 12-16-year-olds wanting to improve their drawing and illustration skills and develop their own style. In Term 3 the focus is on drawing portraits and figures. Students will learn traditional drawing techniques for drawing faces and figures and then take their skills into an...

Date: Monday 20 September
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Exploring Painting (Art Course)

Exploring Painting (Art Course)

Exploring Painting: Improve Your Painting Skills Through Practice Take your painting further with a series of subject-based painting projects to keep you motivated! This eight-week course is suitable for students who have tried acrylic or watercolour painting before and who would like to...

Date: Monday 20 September
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simple and Intentional Living Meetup

Simple and Intentional Living Meetup

Do you wish you had more time for the people and things that truly matter in your life? Would you like to invite more peace and joy into your life every day? Are you at a turning point in your life, wondering what’s next? If your answer to any (or all) of these questions is YES, our free...

Date: Monday 20 September to Monday 18 October
Where:
Jarks Cityside, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Aspiring to Lead Programme

Aspiring to Lead Programme

Our Aspiring to Lead Programme consists of two foundation level workshops, each containing six subject modules. These learning modules are designed to develop a basic level of core management and leadership skills for employees new to leading and managing others. Day One: Understanding myself...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Wednesday 22 September
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Digital Skills Workshop: Spydus Mobile

Digital Skills Workshop: Spydus Mobile

Learn more about our library app. The class covers how to download and log in using your library card, how to navigate the app, how to access your account information, and how to renew and reserve items using your device. Napier Libraries, in partnership with Stepping Up: Digital Skills for Life...

Date: Tuesday 21 September
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Baby Bounce

Baby Bounce

Join us for a half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays. Suitable for children aged 0-2 years and their parents/caregivers. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for all ages. Enjoy a...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 5 October
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

Please check the Hastings District libraries events calendar for dates to avoid disappointment. Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If you are not sure whether a JP can help you, just...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 7 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

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

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Story Time

Story Time

Join us for some fun and excitement as we journey through a collection of adventurous stories and songs all preschoolers can enjoy. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for all ages. Enjoy a...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 5 October
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Scrabble Club

Hastings Scrabble Club

Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Digital Seniors Internet Hub

Digital Seniors Internet Hub

Need some help with your digital device? The Digital Seniors Internet Cafe is on every Tuesday afternoon from 1 to 2.30 pm at Heretaunga Seniors, 1120 Willowpark Rd North, Mayfair, Hastings (next to Mayfair Primary School). Help or advice will be available for any computer, cell phone, tablet or...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 28 September
Where:
Heretaunga Seniors, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kapa Kōrero

Kapa Kōrero

Nau mai, haere mai! Welcome to Napier Libraries' te Reo conversation club. Whether you're a total beginner, completely fluent, or somewhere in between, Kapa Kōrero gives you the chance to speak te Reo in a relaxed, informal environment. No registrations required; walk-ins welcome! For more...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 5 October
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Explore Watercolours with Studio Sparks

Explore Watercolours with Studio Sparks

This class will introduce you to a variety of watercolour techniques classic and modern. If you have worked in watercolour before this course can also help inspire you to try new things. It can be a space where you work on your own project in a supportive and inspiring environment. Kjelsty has a...

Date: Tuesday 21 September
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
R18
Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

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

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Drawing People (Art Course)

Drawing People (Art Course)

Drawing People: Learn How To Draw Portraits And Figures Take your drawing to the next level and start drawing people! In this eight week course Emily will introduce you to a variety of beginner drawing approaches and techniques for drawing figures and portraits. The course consists of two...

Date: Tuesday 21 September
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
R18
Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic Nights provide budding comedians with a safe place to strut their stuff, and experienced comics a place to try new material. Come and see the best comics from Hawkes Bay and visiting from around the world. If you want to have a go, please contact us through the Hawkes Bay...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 21 December
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Escape Room Wizard Wednesday & Freaky Friday Special

Escape Room Wizard Wednesday & Freaky Friday Special

Every Wednesday: Escape Room Wizard Wednesday Deal The Wizard Express needs your help to get the young Wizards to Wizard Academy safely. Are you ready to help? Be a Wizard for a day! *This Escape Room is suitable for people aged 7 and over. Every Friday: Escape Room Freaky...

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 29 September
Where:
Enigma Escape Rooms, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

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

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 8 December
Where:
Hastings Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

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

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Studio Sparks - Afterschool ART

Studio Sparks - Afterschool ART

Term 3 Studio Sparks--AfterSchool Art Class Classes will start the first week of August. We have classes available Wednesday 3:30-5pm, Thursday 3:30-5pm and Thursday 5-6:30pm. This term our focus is printmaking. We will explore many ways to create a print on fabric and paper. ...

Date: Wednesday 22 September
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Beginners Sketch & Paint in Watercolours

Beginners Sketch & Paint in Watercolours

Unleash the Artist within and dig a little deeper into watercolour painting with local artist Michele Jung from her studio in Napier, Hawke's Bay. Our 5-week introduction to Fun Painting and Sketching is the perfect way to unwind and experience watercolour paint, watching it drip, form puddles and...

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 29 September
Where:
MiChalk Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Creating an Inclusive Workplace Culture

Creating an Inclusive Workplace Culture

Culture is defined by what we do, not by what we say. A healthy workplace culture values differences and allows people to be themselves. What does your cultural norms say about your workplace? This course will teach you how to identify negative behaviours and the practical steps needed to...

Date: Thursday 23 September
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Building Resilience Through Managing Stress

Building Resilience Through Managing Stress

In this workshop you will learn what the components of resilience are and leave the course with achievable actions to help you 'surf the waves' of work and life demands. You can expect to turn some of your challenges into catalysts for improved performance. Session Topics: Understanding...

Date: Thursday 23 September
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Glow in the Dark Paint Night - A Glowy Night: POSTPONED

Glow in the Dark Paint Night - A Glowy Night: POSTPONED

Paintvine After Dark is New Zealand’s first glow in the dark paint party! Grab a drink in one hand, a brush in the other and get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going with ultra-violet lights, neon lights, glow in the dark paint, a DJ and nothing but laughs all night...

Date: Thursday 23 September
Where:
Level 1 Nightclub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Intellectual Property - Using IP for Competitive Advantage

Intellectual Property - Using IP for Competitive Advantage

Using IP for Competitive Advantage... Learn the basics of intellectual property followed by how you can use what you have to your best advantage. Intellectual property law is hard. Don’t let it be. Kate can de-mystify this all for you. Join us for this one-hour presentation with Q&A followed...

Date: Friday 24 September
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Baby Bounce

Baby Bounce

Join us for a half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and finger plays. Suitable for children aged 0-2 years and their parents/caregivers. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for all ages. Enjoy a...

Date: Friday 24 September to Friday 1 October
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Shape of Water - A Collection of works by Glen Colechin

The Shape of Water - A Collection of works by Glen Colechin

In line with current Level 2 restrictions, please wear a mask and use your COVID Tracer app when entering Creative Arts Napier. 2-metre distancing is observed in all of our galleries. The Shape of Water is an exploration using natural acids on copper to create works that convey water in various...

Date: Friday 24 September to Thursday 7 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Story Time

Story Time

Join us for some fun and excitement as we journey through a collection of adventurous stories and songs all preschoolers can enjoy. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for all ages. Enjoy a...

Date: Friday 24 September to Friday 1 October
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Story Time


Equus - Napier Theatre Company

Equus - Napier Theatre Company

“A galvanizing psychological thriller” - Time Magazine ‘Equus’ is a psychological drama about Dr. Martin Dysart (Daric Moore), a psychiatrist who has grown unhappy with his life, encouraged to take on a peculiar case by a magistrate, Hesther Salomon (Natalie Sandbrook). This involves...

Date: Friday 24 September to Saturday 2 October
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the locals shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to create your own locally sourced meals at home. Enjoy some of the best produce from...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 27 November
Where:
Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Out of the Shadows: a print journey w/ Carole Shepheard & fr

Out of the Shadows: a print journey w/ Carole Shepheard & fr

Out of the Shadows: a print journey with Carole Shepheard and friends September 25 – 5 December 2021 | Main Gallery Carole Shepheard is a well-known figure in the arts landscape of Aotearoa New Zealand, in 2002 appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her services to the...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If you are not sure whether a JP can help you, just ask. There are Justices of the Peace in all areas of New Zealand. To learn more about their...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack at the Filter Room

Mack at the Filter Room

Join Mack at one of the premium ale and cider houses in the Bay and order from a menu packed with plenty of options as you treat yourself to a taste sensation from the wide range of locally crafted beers and ciders. Enjoy Mack's excellent acoustic stylings, influenced by blues, funk, flamenco and...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Sunday 19 December
Where:
The Filter Room, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sourdough Breadmaking Workshop

Sourdough Breadmaking Workshop

In this workshop, you will learn how to create, feed and care for your own everlasting rye sourdough starter, and from this to make fresh sourdough bread. Fresh baked slow-fermented sourdough bread, sourdough buns, focaccia, pizza dough, bagels and crackers, plus fruit buns. Go home with...

Date: Saturday 25 September
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Messy Church

Messy Church

Crafts, games, music and Bible stories. Free fun for all the family. Learn new skills. Make new friends. Included is a light meal. All welcome and bring your friends and neighbours. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. For more information contact Rosie Marriott on 876...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 27 November
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Dinner in the Daffodils: CANCELLED

Dinner in the Daffodils: CANCELLED

Take your time to wander through the daffodils before heading to the Shearers quarters to experience the best of Central Hawke's Bay food and wine. With award-winning producers coming together for this feature event, Dinner in the Daffodils will be a showcase of Central Hawke’s Bay food and...

Date: Saturday 25 September
Where:
Taniwha Daffodils, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Stan Walker - All in Tour: POSTPONED

Stan Walker - All in Tour: POSTPONED

With no need for introductions, Stan Walker embarks on his nationwide ‘ALL IN’ tour performing 9 spectacular shows across Aotearoa, singing all of his hit songs and some brand new music! Boasting a stellar career that spans 5 studio albums, Stan Walker has been creating acclaimed New...

Date: Saturday 25 September
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Great Gable (OZ): CANCELLED

Great Gable (OZ): CANCELLED

Off the back of a solid 2020 which saw them release their debut album Tracing Faces, hit #4 in the ARIA Vinyl Charts, spend weeks in the Top 10 most played songs on triple j and broadcast their first Live At The Wireless, Great Gable are heading over the ditch for a massive run of shows across New...

Date: Saturday 25 September
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawkes Bay Harley MC Spring Run

Hawkes Bay Harley MC Spring Run

Hawkes Bay Harley are holding their annual Spring Run, in support of The Acorn Foundation Hawkes Bay, on 25th September 2021. Gates open at 9 am on the day, the run will leave at 11am. All motorbikes are welcome, as are spectators. The Spring Run route will take in some of Hawkes Bay's best...

Date: Saturday 25 September
Where:
Hastings Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier Lymph Info Day: CANCELLED

Napier Lymph Info Day: CANCELLED

Learn about lymphoedema, lipoedema and phleboedema - all conditions that can cause debilitating swelling and health problems. Learn what they are and how they can be treated and what you can do to help yourself. You will also be able to talk to suppliers of compression garments and try...

Date: Sunday 26 September
Where:
Napier War Memorial Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 21 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Gwavas Homestead, Garden and Puahanui Bush Tour

Gwavas Homestead, Garden and Puahanui Bush Tour

Enjoy a gorgeous day at Gwavas Homestead and Garden with a sit down lunch and guided tour of the homestead, gardens and native bush. Hear the wonderful stories of Gwavas’ history and discover plantings dating back to the early 1900s, which still take prominence in the garden and surrounding bush...

Date: Sunday 26 September to Saturday 16 October
Where:
Gwavas Garden Homestead, Tikokino, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Here Comes the King Series - Book of Matthew Bible Study

Here Comes the King Series - Book of Matthew Bible Study

Come and join us as Pastor Eric Flores takes us on a journey to systematically study the Book of Matthew of the Bible in Calvary Chapel style of verse by verse exposition. If you miss any of the weekly teachings, view and watch on our website or go to our YouTube channel. "And she will bring...

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 14 November
Where:
Hastings Sports Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack and The Three Wise Birds

Mack and The Three Wise Birds

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 24 April
Where:
Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Peony Bouquet

Paint and Wine Night - Peony Bouquet

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

Date: Sunday 26 September
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Craggy Range Presents Liam Finn: CANCELLED

Craggy Range Presents Liam Finn: CANCELLED

UPDATE: DUE TO THE CURRENT LOCKDOWN, AND LIAM FINN BEING BASED IN AUCKLAND, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO SUNDAY, 26TH SEPTEMBER. EVENTFINDA WILL BE IN TOUCH THROUGH EMAIL TO ALL CURRENT TICKET HOLDERS WITH DETAILS ON HOW TO APPLY FOR A REFUND IF NECESSARY, BUT ALL TICKETS WILL BE...

Date: Sunday 26 September
Where:
Craggy Range, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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

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

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

Date: Sunday 26 September
Where:
Lake Tutira, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Justice of Bunny King with Heretaunga Women's Centre

The Justice of Bunny King with Heretaunga Women's Centre

All our events are always LGBTQQIP2SAA inclusive. Men are welcome to attend this event. Every September the Heretaunga Women's Centre celebrates Women's Suffrage month with a mix of fun and informative events supporting and showcasing women. This September we are thrilled to be able have as...

Date: Monday 27 September
Where:
Focal Point Cinema, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Digital Skills Workshop: Emails

Digital Skills Workshop: Emails

*New mini class* Learn how to create an email account. Learn to navigate your email platform, how to attach files and photos to an email, etc. This class will use Gmail as an example but most of the information will work for other email address types. Napier Libraries, in partnership with...

Date: Tuesday 28 September
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Super Sixes Hawke's Bay

Super Sixes Hawke's Bay

This year, Super Sixes Hawke’s Bay will be held on the 29th and 30th of September at the Mitre10 Park on the outskirts of Hastings. The tournament is designed to cater for Year Six students to give them an opportunity to show their prowess, participate and enjoy competing against other schools...

Date: Wednesday 29 September to Thursday 30 September
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Social Media 101

Social Media 101

Join Jodine McIntyre from Social Smarty to get your head around social media best practice alongside other like-minded business owners and professionals. In this 2 hour session she will answer your top social media questions: - Which social media platform should I use? - How do I make sure I'm...

Date: Thursday 30 September
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub Hastings, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Annemarie Rawson - My French Platter Revisited

Annemarie Rawson - My French Platter Revisited

In the first book My French Platter we heard how Annemarie and her husband, Steve, left their life in New Zealand to manage a 15th-century farmhouse in France, but ended up living in filth and becoming homeless. In My French Platter Replenished we hear more about their adventures, from being an...

Date: Thursday 30 September
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
German Film Festival Screening - Napier

German Film Festival Screening - Napier

We proudly present one film of the German Film Festival with a cinema screening at the Globe Theatrette in Napier. The film will be presented in its original language with English subtitles. Once Were Rebels (Director: Johanna Moder) The two couples Helene and Jakob, Tina and Volker are...

Date: Thursday 30 September
Where:
Globe Theatrette, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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October 2021

Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long-held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created artworks that...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 31 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 31 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
For Home and Country, Women's Institutes of Hawkes Bay

For Home and Country, Women's Institutes of Hawkes Bay

This exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of the first meeting of a New Zealand Women’s Institute (WI) at Rissington, Hawke’s Bay, on 27 February 1921. The founder was Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer (1872–1955), who lived and worked in Hawke’s Bay for most of her life. The aim of...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 31 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Monday 20 September to Friday 24 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business: the history of five Hawke’s Bay freezing works explores the effect the frozen meat processing industry had on the socio-economics of the Hawke’s Bay region using as illustration five significant meat works: Tomoana (1884), Hawke’s Bay & North British (1887), Thomas...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

This exhibition shows a history of people and places of Ngāti Kahungunu, telling stories of their time and the events that shaped Te Matau-a-Māui into the region of Hawke’s Bay, events that also helped to shape Aotearoa into New Zealand. Kahungunu was a peaceful man, a producer, provider,...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 20 September to Wednesday 2 February
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Baby Bounce

Baby Bounce

Join us for a half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and finger plays. Suitable for children aged 0-2 years and their parents/caregivers. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for all ages. Enjoy a...

Date: Friday 24 September to Friday 1 October
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Shape of Water - A Collection of works by Glen Colechin

The Shape of Water - A Collection of works by Glen Colechin

In line with current Level 2 restrictions, please wear a mask and use your COVID Tracer app when entering Creative Arts Napier. 2-metre distancing is observed in all of our galleries. The Shape of Water is an exploration using natural acids on copper to create works that convey water in various...

Date: Friday 24 September to Thursday 7 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gamble: Young Art

Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gamble: Young Art

Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gamble: Young Art | Foyer Gallery 7 August – 24 October 2021 The contemporary concept of young art is work not defined by the age of the creator, but by the stage the artist is at in their career. This exhibition brings together the work of two...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 24 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Larisse Hall: Of the Essence

Larisse Hall: Of the Essence

Larisse Hall: Of the Essence | Alcove Gallery 31 July - 14 November 2021 We wake and sleep to the rhythm of light. It is the basis of existence. Our most primal time tool, light directs routine and daily ritual. Larisse Hall explores the value of time within an everyday context....

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 14 November
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge

Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge

Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge 14 August – 28 November 2021 | Holt Gallery Over the last six months Ayesha Green has been developing a body of work specifically for the Holt Gallery. This exhibition looks at the visual language and history of Native Schooling[1] in New Zealand...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 28 November
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Out of the Shadows: a print journey w/ Carole Shepheard & fr

Out of the Shadows: a print journey w/ Carole Shepheard & fr

Out of the Shadows: a print journey with Carole Shepheard and friends September 25 – 5 December 2021 | Main Gallery Carole Shepheard is a well-known figure in the arts landscape of Aotearoa New Zealand, in 2002 appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her services to the...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Kohua Maori Art

Kohua Maori Art

Thanks to the assistance of Iwi Toi Kahungunu - Maori Artists, the CHB Museum presents an art exhibition showcasing local contemporary indigenous art supporting the importance of Maori Arts and honouring Te Tiriti of Waitangi. Maori Culture generates assets contributing to the social,...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 2 October
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Settlers Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Story Time

Story Time

Join us for some fun and excitement as we journey through a collection of adventurous stories and songs all preschoolers can enjoy. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for all ages. Enjoy a...

Date: Friday 24 September to Friday 1 October
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Travel the World - Chinese Dumpling Workshop

Travel the World - Chinese Dumpling Workshop

Jie Pang will introduce you to skills of filling, shaping and making dumplings Jie Pang’s origins’ lay in the Chengdu, city in southwestern province Szechuan in China. Szechuan is also the hometown of Panda and hot pot. It is famous for its spicy food. We will manage the spicy food on the...

Date: Friday 1 October
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Speak up the Peak - Hawke's Bay Poetry Slam 2021

Speak up the Peak - Hawke's Bay Poetry Slam 2021

EARLY BIRD TICKETS ON SALE NOW - POETS WHO TAKE PART DON'T NEED A TICKET, BUT SPACE IS LIMITED SO SIGN UP NOW! Motif Poetry is proud to present the fourth annual Hawke's Bay Poetry Slam! A friendly, inclusive space for poets to come together and share their work. THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS...

Date: Friday 1 October
Where:
Peak House, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Equus - Napier Theatre Company

Equus - Napier Theatre Company

“A galvanizing psychological thriller” - Time Magazine ‘Equus’ is a psychological drama about Dr. Martin Dysart (Daric Moore), a psychiatrist who has grown unhappy with his life, encouraged to take on a peculiar case by a magistrate, Hesther Salomon (Natalie Sandbrook). This involves...

Date: Friday 24 September to Saturday 2 October
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Divas & A Piano 2

Divas & A Piano 2

The first DIVAS & a PIANO was huge and wonderful. So we are going to do it again with some more wonderful DIVAS. Sarah Terry - Highly rated solo artist and Manager of EIT's Idea School Music Diploma. Bobbi Rowe - Front person for H.Bays Hot Janola and a rock Goddess. Viv Bull - Front...

Date: Friday 1 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
R18
Napier RSA  social  Rock N Roll Club

Napier RSA social Rock N Roll Club

Brought to you by Napier RSA social Rock n Roll club The AL Dawson Rock n Roll Band Al and his Band guarantee a great night of Rock n Roll dancing the night away with Lorraine Flight on big double Bass and Paul Cavanagh on the drums, a great night of Rock 'n' Roll the way it should be. All...

Date: Friday 1 October
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Soul Nourishment Women's Weekend

Soul Nourishment Women's Weekend

Revitalise your mind, body & soul at an indulgent weekend for women. Make new friends, book with your bestie, or gather a couple of friends together for a girl's weekend. Unwind, relax & rejuvenate in your choice of luxury waterfront accommodation in the picturesque, seaside village of...

Date: Friday 1 October to Sunday 3 October
Where:
Nelson Quay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the locals shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to create your own locally sourced meals at home. Enjoy some of the best produce from...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 27 November
Where:
Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Arms & Militaria Show

Hawke's Bay Arms & Militaria Show

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Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
Army Drill Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Havelock Handmade Market

Havelock Handmade Market

A great variety of stalls with locally made products by talented stallholders who set up behind Peak Pizza on Te Mata Road, Havelock North on the first Saturday of every month Feb-Dec each year. Come along and shop, chat, grab a slice of Peak Pizzas fabulous pizza or a coffee from @Ezs Cafe and...

Date: Saturday 2 October to Saturday 11 December
Where:
Village Court, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Central Hawke's Bay Homestead Trail

Central Hawke's Bay Homestead Trail

Three of Central Hawke’s Bay’s beautiful historic homesteads are opening their doors for another year, for our highly anticipated Spring Fling Homestead Trail weekend. This is a unique opportunity to experience the grandeur, gardens and history of three of our exceptional historic...

Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Homesteads, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
STEAM Builders Anonymous

STEAM Builders Anonymous

Can't stop, won't stop building? Come and design, build, and test your ideas with our all-day LEGO® table. Complete set challenges or let your imagination rule the bricks. Suitable for ages 3+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in...

Date: Saturday 2 October to Sunday 10 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If you are not sure whether a JP can help you, just ask. There are Justices of the Peace in all areas of New Zealand. To learn more about their...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Brews & Ques - Windsor Park Plate Raceday

Brews & Ques - Windsor Park Plate Raceday

Enjoy the best of the thrilling racing action, delicious BBQ'd food, Emerson's craft beer & Three Wise Birds cider and music in the sun throughout the afternoon! Secure yourself a spot in this social package - located outside right on the track fence! This will be the perfect afternoon spent...

Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
Hawkes Bay Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Windsor Park Plate Raceday

Windsor Park Plate Raceday

Windsor Park Plate - Bostock New Zealand Spring Racing Carnival Gates Open: 10.30am First Race: TBC Last Race: TBC FREE Kids entertainment onsite - Kids enjoy the Bouncy Slide & Face Painting! As the spring sunshine keeps streaming in, the racing action moves up a notch with one of New...

Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
Hawkes Bay Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Artists Floor Talk: Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gambl

Artists Floor Talk: Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gambl

Hear Ashton Lexie Jamieson and Sharleen Gamble talk about their exhibition Young Art. Both recent graduates from EIT, Ashton Jamieson and Sharleen Gamble strive in their work to create an awareness of the quality and diversity of contemporary female artists at work in the Hawke’s...

Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop: SOLD OUT

Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop: SOLD OUT

In this three-hour long workshop, you will learn how to make Haloumi, Mozzarella and Feta. You will be taught by Chris van der Have and Pauline Korevaar of Farmhouse Kitchen. All equipment and ingredients to make cheese are provided Just bring yourself, no prior experience is required....

Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tech Club

Tech Club

Do you like Robots? Are you interested in coding? Are you interested in Tinkercad? Tech Club may be for you! For ages 8-18. Come along and join in on different events every second Saturday during the term time 2pm-3pm. Registration not needed but devices are limited, children who can are...

Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Double Headliner Comedy Show

Double Headliner Comedy Show

The American Refugees and the Irish and English comedians of Half in Half Out have gotten together to present their double headliner show for one night only. This two hour long show will feature some top notch comedy from both Wellington and Auckland with heritages rooted in the UK and the US as...

Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Upbeats: POSTPONED

The Upbeats: POSTPONED

Supreme D&B proponents, The Upbeats, announce album release date and New Zealand Tour. NZ Drum & Bass titans, THE UPBEATS, will celebrate the release of their upcoming album by doing what they love most – delivering their joyous D&B music in all its tune-crushing glory, direct to the...

Date: Saturday 2 October
Where:
Bev Ridges on York, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 21 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Here Comes the King Series - Book of Matthew Bible Study

Here Comes the King Series - Book of Matthew Bible Study

Come and join us as Pastor Eric Flores takes us on a journey to systematically study the Book of Matthew of the Bible in Calvary Chapel style of verse by verse exposition. If you miss any of the weekly teachings, view and watch on our website or go to our YouTube channel. "And she will bring...

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 14 November
Where:
Hastings Sports Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Grandparents Day Storytime

STEAM Grandparents Day Storytime

Celebrate New Zealand Grandparents Day - Bring your grand friend and join us in tales of adventure and fun! Add your handprints to a display of great activities for older and younger to enjoy together. Suitable for all ages. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and...

Date: Sunday 3 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simply  Ballroom

Simply Ballroom

Simply Ballroom is held every first Sunday of the month come along and enjoy a mixture of all types of the ballroom with DJ's Bertie & Ansie. Two hours of non-stop music - Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba or any requests for other ballroom dances. A good night of social ballroom dancing. All dancers...

Date: Sunday 3 October to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Children's Holiday Art Workshops

Children's Holiday Art Workshops

Fun tutor Holi Shannon has a week jam-packed full of fun kids workshops, over the upcoming October school holidays! Book in for just the morning, afternoon session or the whole day! Morning sessions: 9 - 11.30am Afternoon sessions: 12.30 - 3pm Or stay the full day, with a lunch break in...

Date: Monday 4 October to Friday 8 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
HBAF 2021 - Remembering Roy

HBAF 2021 - Remembering Roy

Remembering Roy Tribute Exhibition Exhibition runs October 4th - 30th Mon - Fri 9.30am - 4pm Sat 10am - 2pm Roy Dunningham, the well-known arts advocate and critic, who passed away in April this year, had a lifetime involvement in the visual arts during which he taught, mentored and...

Date: Monday 4 October
Where:
Hastings Community Arts Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wonderland Glow Show

Wonderland Glow Show

The GLOW SHOW team is back with WONDERLAND GLOW SHOW, a ‘kiwified’ interpretation of the classic ‘Alice in Wonderland' tale for tamariki, educators and whanau! Let your imagination soar as you're transported by the magic of giant scale glow-in-the-dark puppetry. The mega edu-taining...

Date: Monday 4 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Treasure Hunt Flaxmere

STEAM Treasure Hunt Flaxmere

Use problem-solving, maths and reasoning to decipher the clues and find the treasure. This event is running at all three Hastings District Libraries. Suitable for ages 7+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Monday 4 October to Saturday 16 October
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Treasure Hunt Hastings

STEAM Treasure Hunt Hastings

Use problem-solving, maths and reasoning to decipher the clues and find the treasure. This event is running at all three Hastings District Libraries. Suitable for ages 7+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Monday 4 October to Sunday 17 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Treasure Hunt Havelock North

STEAM Treasure Hunt Havelock North

Use problem-solving, maths and reasoning to decipher the clues and find the treasure. This event is running at all three Hastings District Libraries. Suitable for ages 7+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Monday 4 October to Saturday 16 October
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Tu Meke Tūī! Storytime

STEAM Tu Meke Tūī! Storytime

In celebration of the show Tu Meke Tūī! Live on Stage coming to Hastings, join us at the library for a special story-time version of the award-winning book you know and love, written by Malcolm Clarke. Afterwards, head over to the Hastings City Art Gallery to create Flox-inspired stencil art...

Date: Monday 4 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Tots

Art for Tots

Please note that under alert level 2 restrictions, there will be limited spaces available. A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30 - 11.30am....

Date: Monday 4 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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School Holiday @ MTG - Virtual Museum: CANCELLED

School Holiday @ MTG - Virtual Museum: CANCELLED

Join us for some fun these October School Holidays @ MTG Virtual Museum Have a look around the MTG to find inspiration to design your very own museum. Use our digital technologies to design a virtual museum based around your own interests. This activity is suitable for children...

Date: Monday 4 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Poetry Open Mic Night by Napier Live Poets

Poetry Open Mic Night by Napier Live Poets

Come along and be a part of the wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is tremendously supportive of all writers. The poets sit in a...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simple and Intentional Living Meetup

Simple and Intentional Living Meetup

Do you wish you had more time for the people and things that truly matter in your life? Would you like to invite more peace and joy into your life every day? Are you at a turning point in your life, wondering what’s next? If your answer to any (or all) of these questions is YES, our free...

Date: Monday 20 September to Monday 18 October
Where:
Jarks Cityside, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Baby Bounce

Baby Bounce

Join us for a half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays. Suitable for children aged 0-2 years and their parents/caregivers. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for all ages. Enjoy a...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 5 October
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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School Holiday @ MTG - Pop Art

School Holiday @ MTG - Pop Art

Join us for some fun these October School Holidays @ MTG Pop Art Ode to the late Billy Apple. Construct and paint a 3-D montage of your favourite superheroes sayings in the style of POPular art from the 1960’s and 70’s. This activity is suitable for children 8+ Tuesday 5th October...

Date: Tuesday 5 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 15 February
Where:
Bluff Hill Bowling Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

Please check the Hastings District libraries events calendar for dates to avoid disappointment. Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If you are not sure whether a JP can help you, just...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 7 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

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

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 7 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Story Time

Story Time

Join us for some fun and excitement as we journey through a collection of adventurous stories and songs all preschoolers can enjoy. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for all ages. Enjoy a...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 5 October
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Scrabble Club

Hastings Scrabble Club

Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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School Holiday @ MTG - Trick Photography

School Holiday @ MTG - Trick Photography

Join us for some fun these October School Holidays @ MTG Trick Photography Learn some new tricks for taking photographs with your phone! Try your new skills out in the museum galleries and the classroom. Bring your own device, or borrow one of ours. This activity is suitable for...

Date: Tuesday 5 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Shadow Boxes

STEAM Shadow Boxes

We did BookNooks, now join us as we make Shadow Boxes! Registration for this event is required. Please register through the Hastings District Council website. Suitable for ages 13+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Tuesday 5 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Mario Kart IRL

STEAM Mario Kart IRL

Create and build your kart and then compete on the race track - will it be Moo Moo Meadows, Thwomp Ruins or Rainbow Road? Who will come out at #1? Please register through the Hastings District Council website. Suitable for ages 12-14. We may take photographs or video recordings during events...

Date: Tuesday 5 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Tu Meke Tūī!

Tu Meke Tūī!

Adapted from the children’s book by Malcolm Clarke Original artwork by Flox Original direction by Renee Lyons Adapted from the best-selling book Tu Meke Tūī!, join two unlikely heroes, Tere the excitable tūī and Taitū the flightless takahē, as they work together to outwit Stan,...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Wednesday 6 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Tu Meke Tūī!

Tu Meke Tūī!

Adapted from the children’s book by Malcolm Clarke. Original artwork by Flox. Original direction by Renee Lyons. Adapted from the best-selling book Tu Meke Tūī!, join two unlikely heroes, Tere the excitable tūī and Taitū the flightless takahē, as they work together to outwit Stan,...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Wednesday 6 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kapa Kōrero

Kapa Kōrero

Nau mai, haere mai! Welcome to Napier Libraries' te Reo conversation club. Whether you're a total beginner, completely fluent, or somewhere in between, Kapa Kōrero gives you the chance to speak te Reo in a relaxed, informal environment. No registrations required; walk-ins welcome! For more...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 5 October
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Social Rock N Roll Club

Social Rock N Roll Club

Come along to a great night of rock n roll every Tuesday night for beginners and experienced dancers this is a social rock n roll club, we welcome those who want to learn rock n roll and we will assist you. Become a member of the rock n roll club for $10.00 a year which this financial year has only...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 30 November
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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School Holiday @ MTG - Clay

School Holiday @ MTG - Clay

Join us for some fun these October School Holidays @ MTG Clay With the help of our best 19th century Ngāti Porou tohungawhakairo (master carvers) we will create clay tiles of our ancestors. This activity is suitable for children 8+ Wednesday 6th October - 10.00am - 11.30am

Date: Wednesday 6 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

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

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 8 December
Where:
Hastings Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

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

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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There's No Business Like Show Business - Operatunity

There's No Business Like Show Business - Operatunity

There's No Business Like Show Business features Glitter, glamour and show tunes, prepare to be dazzled by our amazing musical spectacular! Starring the musical talents from Susan Boland, Bonaventure Allan-Moetaua, Alex Milligan, Grant Winterburn, Kelly Lim Harris and Stuart Coats.

Date: Wednesday 6 October
Where:
Equippers Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seasons Art Class for Adult Beginner to Improver

Seasons Art Class for Adult Beginner to Improver

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Wednesday 6 October to Wednesday 16 February
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Hydrengea Vase

Paint and Wine Night - Hydrengea Vase

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

Date: Wednesday 6 October
Where:
Giant Brewing Co., Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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School Holiday @ MTG - Wearable Arts

School Holiday @ MTG - Wearable Arts

Join us for some fun these October School Holidays @ MTG Wearable Arts Design and construct your own fashion statement from our collection of recycled materials or BYO. This activity is suitable for children 8+ Thursday 7th October - 10.00am - 11.30am

Date: Thursday 7 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Whare Building Workshop

STEAM Whare Building Workshop

Hangaia he whare! Come along and build in miniature with us... your dream house, a treehouse, any house! Suitable for ages 5+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material. These school holiday events are...

Date: Thursday 7 October
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 7 October to Thursday 2 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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There's No Business Like Show Business - Operatunity

There's No Business Like Show Business - Operatunity

There's No Business Like Show Business features Glitter, glamour and show tunes, prepare to be dazzled by our amazing musical spectacular! Starring the musical talents from Susan Boland, Bonaventure Allan-Moetaua, Alex Milligan, Grant Winterburn, Kelly Lim Harris and Stuart Coats.

Date: Thursday 7 October
Where:
Equippers Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Paper Planes

STEAM Paper Planes

Did you know you can make a paper plane out of a ring of paper? They actually fly, too! Come learn how! Suitable for ages 5+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material. These school holiday events are...

Date: Thursday 7 October
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Farmland Sheep

Paint and Wine Night - Farmland Sheep

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

Date: Thursday 7 October
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Playdough Workshop

STEAM Playdough Workshop

Concoct 2 kinds of playdough to take home - Nanna’s Galaxy Supreme and Super Silky Fairy Dough! Model and create together, then leave with a recipe & tip sheet so you can mix up a batch any time. Please register through the Hastings District Council website. Suitable for ages 5+. We may...

Date: Friday 8 October
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Introduction to Essential Oils Class

Introduction to Essential Oils Class

This is the perfect space to come and learn, in a relaxed environment, about how to use essential oils safely and effectively for your whole family. Essential Oils can help with your everyday health and wellbeing. They can support your emotional health also. Children are welcome.

Date: Friday 8 October to Friday 3 December
Where:
Waipawa Public Library, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Friday 8 October to Friday 18 February
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Nanogirl Labs Slime Workshop

STEAM Nanogirl Labs Slime Workshop

Explore the science behind non-Newtonian fluids and immerse yourself in the wonder of Slime! This very hands-on activity includes making different types of slime including one you can eat and one that moves by itself! This event require registration. Please register through the Hastings District...

Date: Friday 8 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Nanogirl Labs Bubble Workshop

STEAM Nanogirl Labs Bubble Workshop

Come along to this special Nanogirl Labs event to see giant bubbles you can stand in, cloud filled-bubbles, a long bubble snake and lots more! This event require registration. Please register through the Hastings District Council website. Suitable for ages 5+. We may take photographs or...

Date: Friday 8 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Taste Hastings

Taste Hastings

Taste Hastings A street-party of epic proportions. “Taste Hastings” is just that, an opportunity to get a taste of great local businesses and products from our bustling little City ( and District!) A night of food, wine, live music and late-night shopping, come on down to discover new...

Date: Friday 8 October
Where:
East Block CBD, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Indoor Rowing Competition

Indoor Rowing Competition

What: An Indoor Rowing Competition that is an open event for all ages, abilities, skill levels. Distances: 500m & 1000m Individual races, 2000m Team relays. General Information The 2021 Indoor Rowing competition will be held at the EIT Institute of Sport and Health at 42 Percival Road,...

Date: Saturday 9 October
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Waipawa Spring Festival AKA Duck Day

Waipawa Spring Festival AKA Duck Day

Mark the date. This long-standing event on the Central Hawke's Bay calendar is a must-do. Stalls, food, games and much more followed by the annual duck race. More details to follow. Stalls are just $25 for a 3x3 with all stall fees going to Ronald McDonald House Charities. Duck tickets on...

Date: Saturday 9 October
Where:
Nelly Jull Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Waipawa Spring Festival Duck Day

Waipawa Spring Festival Duck Day

Mark the date – this is a long-standing institution in the Central Hawke’s Bay event calendar and is an absolute must do. Market stalls, food and live entertainment kicks off at 9am with the day culminating in Hawke’s Bay’s only duck race. This Central Hawke’s Bay Spring Fling...

Date: Saturday 9 October
Where:
Nelly Jull Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Performing 101 workshop with Cherry & Cici

Performing 101 workshop with Cherry & Cici

Come along to this workshop with the amazing Cherry Boomb and her sidekick Cici von Rouge. Find your dance persona. Learn some tips and tricks from two of Hawkes Bay's Badass burlesque babes!
 Enjoy a mini dance class with Cherry and Cici. Along with performances from both of them, there will...

Date: Saturday 9 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Gwavas Homestead, Garden and Puahanui Bush Tour

Gwavas Homestead, Garden and Puahanui Bush Tour

Enjoy a gorgeous day at Gwavas Homestead and Garden with a sit down lunch and guided tour of the homestead, gardens and native bush. Hear the wonderful stories of Gwavas’ history and discover plantings dating back to the early 1900s, which still take prominence in the garden and surrounding bush...

Date: Sunday 26 September to Saturday 16 October
Where:
Gwavas Garden Homestead, Tikokino, Central Hawke's Bay

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Garden to Vase with Foraged and Found

Garden to Vase with Foraged and Found

Discover the beauty of spring flowers with a Foraged and Found floral workshop at the historic Aramoana Homestead. Katie McHardy has made a name for herself as a talented and passionate florist with a commitment to the sustainable growing and arranging of flowers. Begin your morning with a...

Date: Saturday 9 October to Sunday 10 October
Where:
Aramoana Homestead, Pourerere, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Hastings Blossom Festival 2021: POSTPONED

Hastings Blossom Festival 2021: POSTPONED

Hastings Blossom Parade - POSTPONED! The Hastings Blossom Parade, initially scheduled to take place on September 11th 2021, has now been postponed until October 9th 2021 due to the latest Government announcement that the country will remain at Level 4 until nearly the end of August. Arts...

Date: Saturday 9 October
Where:
Hastings Clock Tower, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Show Me Shorts Film Festival - Whānau Friendly

Show Me Shorts Film Festival - Whānau Friendly

Children love short films! Let the magic of cinema inspire and fire their imaginations! This collection of films is suitable for the whole family. Journey with a space traveller to a desolate dwarf planet. Follow a young Kiwi girl who shows milk kindness. Meet otters, kererū and pīwakawaka and...

Date: Saturday 9 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Show Me Shorts Film Festival - The Sampler

Show Me Shorts Film Festival - The Sampler

Sit back and enjoy some of the best and most vibrant short films from Aotearoa New Zealand and around the world. This collection provides a great way to sample what Show Me Shorts is all about. Witness magical Colombian furniture, vicious Scottish lightning and village edicts from a powerful...

Date: Saturday 9 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Music Society

Hastings Music Society

Hastings Music Society Concerts, held every second Sunday of the month, March-November at St Matthew's Anglican Church, feature local vocal, instrumental and group musicians performing varied musical styles representing centuries of beautiful music.

Date: Sunday 10 October to Sunday 14 November
Where:
St Matthew's Anglican Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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All Things Herbs Masterclass

All Things Herbs Masterclass

Ever wondered if you’re making the most of the herbs in your garden? Thought perhaps there was more you could do but not sure what the next step would be? Then this masterclass is one for you! Join respected herbologist Julia Sich and Malo Head Chef Bert van de Steeg for a journey into the...

Date: Sunday 10 October
Where:
Mangarara Eco Lodge, Otane, Central Hawke's Bay

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Austen Found - The Undiscovered Musicals of Jane Austen

Austen Found - The Undiscovered Musicals of Jane Austen

Addicted to Darcy? Bonkers for Big Balls? Lost all Sense and Sensibility? Well put down your cross stitching and get ready to enjoy an entirely improvised musical in the style of Jane Austen. You saw their videos during the COVID lockdown, now see them in person. Arts on Tour favourite Penny...

Date: Sunday 10 October
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic Nights provide budding comedians with a safe place to strut their stuff and experienced comics a place to try new material. Come and see the best comics of the bay and visiting comics from around the world. If you want to have a go yourself, contact us through the Hawkes...

Date: Sunday 10 October to Sunday 12 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Builders Anonymous Flaxmere

STEAM Builders Anonymous Flaxmere

Can't stop, won't stop building? Come and design, build, and test your ideas with our all-day LEGO® table. Complete set challenges or let your imagination rule the bricks. Suitable for ages 3+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in...

Date: Monday 11 October to Saturday 16 October
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Builders Anonymous Havelock North

STEAM Builders Anonymous Havelock North

Can't stop, won't stop building? Come and design, build, and test your ideas with our all-day LEGO® table. Complete set challenges or let your imagination rule the bricks. Suitable for ages 3+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in...

Date: Monday 11 October to Saturday 16 October
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Hearing and Sound Science Session

STEAM Hearing and Sound Science Session

We are having fun with sound! Join us for an experiment with Carolynne from Hearing Education Hawke's Bay, and understand the inner workings of your ear! Suitable for ages 5+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Monday 11 October
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Making Movies 3 day Workshop

Making Movies 3 day Workshop

Get a taste of working in the Film industry with this 3 day introduction to screen production workshop. Practical lessons in camera and sound recording, editing and sound mixing from experienced professionals at our purpose-built Screen Production studios. Please note that digital courses must...

Date: Tuesday 12 October to Thursday 14 October
Where:
EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Egg Drop

STEAM Egg Drop

Drop in, stretch your mind and show us what you've got - how can you protect your 'egg' so that it survives the fall from the top floor of the library? Suitable for ages 7+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 12 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Regional Horticulture Automation Collaboration In Action

Regional Horticulture Automation Collaboration In Action

Hi-Tech Hawke's Bay are excited to host three of New Zealand’s leading agri-tech companies who are developing and sharing AI, Machine Learning and Vision technologies on their journeys to develop automation technology for the Horticultural industry. Presenting will be Andrew Kersley from The...

Date: Tuesday 12 October
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Landmarks Local History Talk

Landmarks Local History Talk

The Landmarks Local History Talk takes place on the second Tuesday of each month from February to November 2020. The talk starts promptly at 5:30pm. A gold coin donation is appreciated. For information on the presenters and topic for each talk, consult the library's social media feeds on...

Date: Tuesday 12 October to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter

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

Date: Wednesday 13 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Read'N'Chat

Read'N'Chat

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

Date: Wednesday 13 October to Wednesday 8 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Board Game Bonanza

STEAM Board Game Bonanza

Take on our pile of board games: Roll the dice, defuse some exploding kittens, yell YAHTZEE and learn to play a new game or two. Suitable for ages 5+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material. These school...

Date: Wednesday 13 October
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
EIT Information and Enrolment Day

EIT Information and Enrolment Day

Thinking about study this year or planning ahead for 2022? Start your journey to success at EIT's Information and Enrolment Day on Thursday 14 October, 9am to 6pm - at the Hawke’s Bay campus in Taradale. Meet the friendly knowledgeable staff, tour the fabulous campus and plan your path...

Date: Thursday 14 October
Where:
EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Unplugged Coding Hastings

STEAM Unplugged Coding Hastings

Screen-free coding? Who knew right?! Come along and learn some coding basics without a device. A similar session will be held in Havelock North Library later the same day. Suitable for ages 7+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in...

Date: Thursday 14 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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STEAM Unplugged Coding Havelock North

STEAM Unplugged Coding Havelock North

Screen-free coding? Who knew right?! Come along and learn some coding basics without a device. This is the same as the session held earlier in the day at Hastings Library. Suitable for ages 7+. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in...

Date: Thursday 14 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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'Her Say' - Forum - With Jackie Clarke & the Aunties

'Her Say' - Forum - With Jackie Clarke & the Aunties

This Women only event includes Non-binary and Trans women and LGBTQQIP2SAA. Suitable 14 years and over. Online tickets and sales from HWC centre of Early Bird Tickets available now until 6 September 21 or until sold out. Every year the Heretaunga Women’s Centre hosts an annual women’s...

Date: Thursday 14 October
Where:
C3 Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Home and Garden Show 2021

Hawke's Bay Home and Garden Show 2021

NEW DATES! Turning houses into homes for over 30 years! The Hawke’s Bay Home & Garden Show is packed with all the ideas and information that you need to transform your surroundings into the space you’ve always dreamed of. Be thrilled by the variety, amazed by the innovations and impressed...

Date: Friday 15 October to Sunday 17 October
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Spring Challenge Napier

Spring Challenge Napier

Welcome to the Spring Challenge! Spring Challenge North, a women adventure race. Spring Challenge is one of the gems of New Zealand adventure racing, where up to 450- teams of three women take part in the adventure that includes kayaking, mountain biking, hiking and orienteering. The Spring...

Date: Friday 15 October to Saturday 16 October
Where:
Napier War Memorial Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
STEAM Tech Play & VR Gaming

STEAM Tech Play & VR Gaming

Learn the basics of coding, figure out how to steer a Sphero, make the Makey Makeys make and have a go on the VR gaming consoles. This event requires registration. Places are strictly limited. Please register through the Hastings District Libraries website. Suitable for ages 7-12. We may take...

Date: Friday 15 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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STEAM VR, Board Games and Pizza

STEAM VR, Board Games and Pizza

This session is for the older kids! Want to hunt zombies or blast your way through awesome songs on Beat Saber? Join us for a Teen Only session on the VR, as well as Board Games and Pizza! This event requires registration. Places are strictly limited. Please register through the Hastings...

Date: Friday 15 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Drag up your Life!

Drag up your Life!

HAWKE'S BAY! Are you ready to Drag up your Life?! Kelly Fornia is taking her drag lip-sync extravaganza all over the nation this 2021, and we are stepping foot in glamorous Hawke's Bay! Drag up your Life features a fabulous selection of Wellington's finest Drag Queens & Kings as we bring you...

Date: Friday 15 October to Saturday 16 October
Where:
Theatre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Professor Dynamite | Ōma | CASHEK | S:.U:.A:.T

Professor Dynamite | Ōma | CASHEK | S:.U:.A:.T

Kia ora and welcome e hoa! The Spaceship doors will be opening at precisely 7.47pm, with an inter- dimensional sound journey commencing at 8.08pm provided by S:.U:.A:.T (Brad Taylor, Floyd Pepper). This is a debut collaboration between the two gentlemen. Expect many cables, buttons, knobs and...

Date: Friday 15 October
Where:
Spaceship, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Black Smoke Trigger Live In Concert W/ Fyveyes

Black Smoke Trigger Live In Concert W/ Fyveyes

[VENUE CAPACITY SOLD OUT] Tickets available for the 2nd show on Saturday 16th October For the first time in 2021, rock band BLACK SMOKE TRIGGER is performing live and set to blow the doors off the legendary Cabana in Napier. New Zealand quartet BLACK SMOKE TRIGGER is a band on a mission,...

Date: Friday 15 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Riding in Remembrance 2021

Riding in Remembrance 2021

Riding in Remembrance 2021 is a fundraising event and family fun day hosted by Sands Hawkes Bay. The event is to help raise awareness of Pregnancy and Baby Loss amongst our local community during Baby Loss Awareness Week 2021, and all funds raised on the day will be used to support bereaved...

Date: Saturday 16 October
Where:
Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Red Cross Knitting and Book Sale & Shop Open

Red Cross Knitting and Book Sale & Shop Open

Wonderful knitted garments. Mostly children's. Many colours, many sizes. Lovingly knitted by our awesome knitters! Books, CDs, DVDs and LPs at bargain prices. Eftpos available. OP Shop open also.

Date: Saturday 16 October
Where:
Red Cross Service Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Foodscapes Open Garden Trail

Foodscapes Open Garden Trail

Central Hawke’s Bay is renowned for its rolling and picturesque gardens, and there is no better time to discover them than in spring. Spend two days delighting in some of the region’s most beautiful gardens – from rambling rose gardens, bountiful edible gardens, organic vegetable gardens...

Date: Saturday 16 October to Sunday 17 October
Where:
Various Gardens Central Hawke's Bay, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Livamol Classic

Livamol Classic

BOSTOCK New Zealand Spring Racing Carnival - Livamol Classic Hawke's Bay's most iconic and glamourous raceday - the Livamol Classic is back for 2021 and is set to be the biggest party of the season! Enjoy the thrill of racing, beats and fashion on Saturday 16 October at the Hawke's Bay Racing...

Date: Saturday 16 October
Where:
Hawkes Bay Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Afternoon - Peony Bouquet

Paint and Wine Afternoon - Peony Bouquet

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

Date: Saturday 16 October
Where:
No.5 Cafe & Larder, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Arts Festival 2021

Hawke's Bay Arts Festival 2021

The Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival is happening again - from 16-31st October 2021, and includes Labour weekend. We celebrate this 7th Festival with a 100% homegrown line-up featuring some of Aotearoa's finest talent. With 65 events and over 100 performances, there is something for all tastes. At...

Date: Saturday 16 October to Sunday 31 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Mana Wahine

HBAF 2021 - Mana Wahine

Mana Wahine - Ōkāreka Dance Company To celebrate the start of the 2021 Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival we are delighted to partner with the Napier Municipal Theatre and local supporters to present Ōkāreka Dance Company’s runaway success story, Mana Wahine, as part of Nuit Blanche – Art After...

Date: Saturday 16 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Nuit Blanche, Art After Dark

HBAF 2021 - Nuit Blanche, Art After Dark

Nuit Blanche – Art After Dark To kick off the 2021 Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival we return to Napier with a fantastic line-up of visual and performing arts. For one night only the arts quarter in the CBD will play host to Nuit Blanche – Art After Dark Experience the city in a different way,...

Date: Saturday 16 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Black Smoke Trigger Live In Concert W/ Fyveyes - 2nd Show

Black Smoke Trigger Live In Concert W/ Fyveyes - 2nd Show

[Second Show Added - Venue Capacity Sold Out for Friday Night] BLACK SMOKE TRIGGER is performing live and set to blow the doors off the legendary Cabana in Napier, two nights in a row - after selling out Friday 15th October, Saturday 16th October has just been added. New Zealand quartet BLACK...

Date: Saturday 16 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Backpaddock Lakes Off Road Challenge

Backpaddock Lakes Off Road Challenge

The Platinum Homes Back Paddock Off Road Challenge is an unique off road multi-sport experience in an absolutely stunning Central Hawke’s Bay location Backpaddock Lakes (just 10 minutes from Waipukurau) with both family friendly and challenging disciplines to suit EVERYONE! Solo swim,...

Date: Sunday 17 October
Where:
Backpaddock Lakes, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Minecraft Mondays

Minecraft Mondays

Come along to Minecraft Mondays, where you can swap tips and collaborate with other like-minded gamers. Interested? Great! You will require your own device with Minecraft installed/downloaded. Suitable age 5+ and all skill levels. This is a drop-in club, meaning you can come each week or...

Date: Monday 20 September to Monday 20 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - The Haka Party Incident

HBAF 2021 - The Haka Party Incident

The Haka Party Incident BY KATIE WOLFE An Auckland Theatre Company production The last New Zealand war took place in Auckland in 1979. It lasted three minutes. The Haka Party Incident resurrects the eventful day when a group of University of Auckland engineering students rehearsing their...

Date: Monday 18 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

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

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - April's Fool

HBAF 2021 - April's Fool

April's Fool By David Burton Hawke’s Bay Youth Theatre presents a powerful work of verbatim theatre, written by Australian playwright David Burton. Described as charming, intelligent, ambitious and honourable, Toowoomba teenager Kristjan Terauds, died on April Fools Day 2009 after...

Date: Tuesday 19 October to Saturday 23 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - The Cunning Little Vixen: CANCELLED

HBAF 2021 - The Cunning Little Vixen: CANCELLED

The Cunning Little Vixen - Directed and Conducted by José Aparicio In partnership with the 2021 Hawke's Bay Arts Festival, Festival Opera proudly presents Leoš Janáček’s operatic fable The Cunning Little Vixen. Whether you’re an opera lover or new to the genre, The Cunning Little...

Date: Tuesday 19 October to Wednesday 20 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic Nights provide budding comedians with a safe place to strut their stuff, and experienced comics a place to try new material. Come and see the best comics from Hawkes Bay and visiting from around the world. If you want to have a go, please contact us through the Hawkes Bay...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 21 December
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay A&P Show 2021

Hawke's Bay A&P Show 2021

Fantastic Family Fun! Come along and see the animals and the people at New Zealand's biggest A&P show. Back to our 3 day best - get up close with the most prestigious competitions in the country. Something for everyone! The Food! The Animals! The People! The Rides! The Shopping! The entertainment!...

Date: Wednesday 20 October to Friday 22 October
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 20 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Creative Writing Group

Hastings Creative Writing Group

Are you or would you like to be a writer? Be inspired to get started or continue your writing journey by joining our creative writing group. We meet monthly in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Come along and join like-minded people for company in your creative journey. All welcome. Contact:...

Date: Wednesday 20 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Ka-Shue (Letters from Home)

HBAF 2021 - Ka-Shue (Letters from Home)

Ka-Shue (Letters from Home) Co- Producers Jo Marsh & Lynda Chanwai-Earle, Ice Floe Productions Tapui Ltd Ka-Shue is an epic story of love, laughter and loss over a hundred years, seen through the eyes of a Chinese family struggling to resettle in Aotearoa. Ka-Shueis a Cantonese phrase for...

Date: Wednesday 20 October
Where:
Blyth Performing Arts Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Third Thursday Book Club

Third Thursday Book Club

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 21 October to Thursday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Tropical Beach

Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Tropical Beach

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

Date: Thursday 21 October
Where:
Level 1 Nightclub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Silver.Stone.Wood.Bone

HBAF 2021 - Silver.Stone.Wood.Bone

Silver.Stone.Wood.Bone Chamber Music New Zealand SILVER STONE WOOD BONE weaves soundscapes and landscapes together into a haunting multi-sensory tapestry of music and moving imagery. Bridget Douglas, principal flute in the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra joins with Alistair Fraser, renowned...

Date: Thursday 21 October
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - The Artist

HBAF 2021 - The Artist

The Artist Circo Aereo New Zealand’s answer to Mr. Bean, but with more physical prowess! Comedy and circus sensation Thom Monckton will knock you out with his physical theatre masterpiece about a nutty painter with an almighty creative block. The Artist is a hilarious story without words,...

Date: Thursday 21 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Live at The Cabana

Live at The Cabana

Hawke's Bay is churning out some awesome comedic talent, so it's time we start seeing them regularly! We're bringing monthly shows to the home of live comedy in Napier, The Cabana! After last month's postponement due to someone called Delta, we're kicking off in September with a Level 2...

Date: Thursday 21 October to Thursday 16 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier - Forging and Fold Formed Jewellery

Napier - Forging and Fold Formed Jewellery

This 2-day class is a great introduction to forging and fold forming jewellery materials to create delicate, wearable pieces. Learn to manipulate metal into beautiful organic shapes, using traditional jewellery tools and materials. Simple forms like leaves become amazingly 3-dimensional and...

Date: Friday 22 October to Saturday 23 October
Where:
Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
HBAF 2021 - Fire & Music

HBAF 2021 - Fire & Music

Fire & Music - Waiohiki Creative Arts Village Waiohiki Creative Arts Village is a thriving hub of artists and craftspeople, near the spectacular historic Ōtātara Pā site. Gather friends and family and pop out to visit the village when studio doors are open for a night of art and alchemy,...

Date: Friday 22 October
Where:
Waiohiki Creative Arts Village, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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White Chapel Jak - Napier

White Chapel Jak - Napier

"One of the hottest and exciting acts to emerge in NZ in the last 18 months" - Paul Ellis, NZ Idol_NZ Got Talent Judge, Former Sony Music Executive. Who’s ready for a bloody good time?! Hugely popular White Chapel Jak are here for a good time, and you don’t have to wait for a long time!...

Date: Friday 22 October
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Urzila Carlson: It's Personal

HBAF 2021 - Urzila Carlson: It's Personal

Urzila Carlson: It's Personal Welcome to the days of mind your own business and don't comment on others’ business. Not their gender, sexuality, body, hair, education or career. Also, welcome to the days of over-sharing on social media, but STILL, mind your own business. We want to talk about...

Date: Friday 22 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Garageland - Last Exit to Garageland 25th Anniversary Tour

Garageland - Last Exit to Garageland 25th Anniversary Tour

Banished Music & Under The Radar presents Garageland “Last Exit to Garageland” 25th Anniversary Tour Citizens, it’s been roughly 9125 days since Flying Nun chart invaders Garageland released Last Exit to Garageland to the world and the band are happy to announce an October 2021...

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

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AFRO MUSIC EXPERIENCE

AFRO MUSIC EXPERIENCE

Performance by SAM MANZANZA & AFROBEAT with Miss LEADING Sam Manzanza's Afrobeat Band will be performing his infectious high-energy Afrobeat to make you dance at Afro Music Experience at Paisley Stage Live Music Venue at Napier alongside Miss Leading is an electronic music producer, singer,...

Date: Friday 22 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Hawke’s Bay Art Trail 2021

The Hawke’s Bay Art Trail 2021

Be your own art tour guide! Grab an Art Trail map and over Labour Weekend take an inspiring meander around Hawke’s Bay artists’ studios, galleries and pop-ups. Visit our makers and creators in their special places, hear their visions and processes, and of course, buy their work! The Trail...

Date: Saturday 23 October to Sunday 24 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Arts, Crafts and Kai

Arts, Crafts and Kai

Discover the artistic, beachside community of Pōrangahau when Flotsam and Jetsam team up with talented local artists for a showcase of arts, crafts and kai on the lawn at Flotsam and Jetsam. Celebrate talented local artists, browse beautiful crafts and enjoy delicious kai before meandering along...

Date: Saturday 23 October
Where:
Flotsam and Jetsam & Pōrangahau Town Hall, Porangahau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Hastings Public Art Walking Tours

Hastings Public Art Walking Tours

Join our Hastings City Art Gallery guide for a fascinating tour of the much loved public art of Hastings. This tour is organised as part of Hawke's Bay Art Trail 2021 over Labour Weekend. Hawke’s Bay Art Trail showcases the HB Art Guide participants and will include studio visits, workshops...

Date: Saturday 23 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Labour of Love

Labour of Love

Fabrik & The Good Batch are infatuated with music. We wanted to share this love with you good people by curating a soiree starring the hottest artistic talent this beautiful country has to offer. We present to you the inaugural ‘Labour of Love.’ On Saturday the 23rd of October, Black...

Date: Saturday 23 October
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
HBAF 2021 - Dream Garden

HBAF 2021 - Dream Garden

Be open to circus, cabaret and music under the trees... Dream Garden For the first time in Hastings we feature a fantastic late afternoon of free and fun entertainment for the whole family. Expect award-winning streetperformers; world-class circus, comedy, clowning, acrobatics and music; and...

Date: Saturday 23 October
Where:
Civic Square, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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A Hugo Show

A Hugo Show

I don’t believe it, he’s coming back AGAIN! It’s another Hugo Show! The show is filled with dance, comedy, and a hint of chaos. The shows headliner always dazzles his audiences with his epic costuming and wonderful choice of music. He’s a real treat to watch, and he is always happy to see...

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

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HBAF 2021 - Che Fu and the Kratez: Return of the Navigator

HBAF 2021 - Che Fu and the Kratez: Return of the Navigator

Che Fu and the Kratez: Return of the Navigator Che Fu is one of the best-selling hip hop acts to ever come out of Aotearoa, but his commercial success is only part of his achievement. When he arrived as a solo act in the mid-90s, local hip hop and R&B survived within a small underground scene...

Date: Saturday 23 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Mrs Krishnan's Party

HBAF 2021 - Mrs Krishnan's Party

Mrs Krishnan’s Party - INDIAN INK THEATRE COMPANY Mrs Krishnan’s Party - you’re invited! Written By Jacob Rajan and Justin Lewis Starring Kalyani Nagarajan and Justin Rogers Step into the back room of Mrs Krishnan’s dairy where garlands decorate the ceiling, music flows and Mrs Krishnan...

Date: Saturday 23 October to Sunday 24 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Drag 101 workshop with Hugo Grrrl

Drag 101 workshop with Hugo Grrrl

Want to do drag but don't know where to get started? Doing drag but want to up your game? Learn how to create slick, simple but sickening stage spots that are guaranteed to stick in this drag basics workshop. In this session aimed to get your creative brain sparking, we'll cover the logistics of...

Date: Sunday 24 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier - Torch Fired Enamels

Napier - Torch Fired Enamels

A two-day session with torch-fired enamels - designed as a stand-alone class or as a follow on from the fold formed jewellery class. Jewellery enamels allow you to fuse beautifully coloured glass onto the surface of your silver or copper jewellery. Ideal for earrings and pendants, this class...

Date: Sunday 24 October to Monday 25 October
Where:
Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
HBAF 2021 - Furnware Ambassador Programme

HBAF 2021 - Furnware Ambassador Programme

Furnware Ambassador Programme - Tūrangawaewae The Festival is proud to celebrate the 6th year of the Furnware Ambassador Programme. Furnware’s support helps nurture Hawke’s Bay’s next generation of creatives, providing a group of secondary students with a unique opportunity to engage with...

Date: Sunday 24 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Mack at Gods Own

Mack at Gods Own

Mack is always rapt to spend the afternoon at one of his favourite venues, GodsOwn Brewery. Grab a beer and join him as your day winds to a close. About Fraser Mack Mack loves the connection between the audience and the music and he's developed a dynamic and distinctive sound influenced by...

Date: Sunday 24 October to Sunday 6 February
Where:
GodsOwn Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sir Dave Dobbyn

Sir Dave Dobbyn

Sir Dave Dobbyn is set to play a one-off show at iconic Black Barn Vineyards in Hawkes Bay! Fabrik presents iconic Kiwi singer-songwriter Sir Dave Dobbyn live in concert at Black Barn Vineyards. The concert will take place on Labour Weekend, Sunday, October 24th with some very special guests...

Date: Sunday 24 October
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Hello Darkness

HBAF 2021 - Hello Darkness

Hello Darkness By Peter Wells, Adapted by Victor Rodger While receiving treatment for prostate cancer, writer Peter Wells - an intensely private person - reached out to the world via Facebook, where he examined his life as he also contemplated the end of it. Peter's posts were collated and...

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

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PRINS - NZ Tour

PRINS - NZ Tour

Kiwi singer-songwriter PRINS is returning to the stage this September with a 20-stop trip around Aotearoa - her biggest tour to date. PRINS has taken the local music scene by storm this year, scaling the charts with her electro-pop anthem 'Follow Me' - which peaked at number 8 on Hot New Zealand...

Date: Sunday 24 October
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Faces of Nature

HBAF 2021 - Faces of Nature

Faces of Nature Ta'alili Led by award winning artists Aloali'i Tapu and Tori Manley-Tapu, Ta’alili are a company that work in theatre, dance, stage design, film and visual art, exploring how perceptions shape communities and reflecting on personal experiences of tension between cultures,...

Date: Monday 25 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Ishtopia

HBAF 2021 - Ishtopia

Be open to a musical journey around the world... ISHTOPIA Hawke's Bay group, Ish, plays traditional acoustic music from the other side of the world, and new tunes inspired by it. Take some stunning music from Bulgaria, Sweden, Moldova, Ireland, Brittany and Egypt, mix it up with exuberant...

Date: Monday 25 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 Whare Kōrero: Stories Within Stories

HBAF 2021 Whare Kōrero: Stories Within Stories

A Thousand Thoughts A Minute A guide into the unequivocal world of Kristyl Neho, a self-confessed Drama Queen. Written and performed by Kristyl, this is a personal, often humorous ride through her life. From bodacious weight gain and weight loss experiences and the indisputable life of motherhood;...

Date: Tuesday 26 October to Thursday 28 October
Where:
Spaceship, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Teremoana Rapley: Of a Housegirl

HBAF 2021 - Teremoana Rapley: Of a Housegirl

Teremoana Rapley: Of a Housegirl Fresh from her sold-out 2021 Kia Mau Festival theatre debut, Daughter, Teremoana Rapley continues her live creative research and development inquiry triptych series with Of a Housegirl. The second instalment of this analogue, sensory-challenging experience,...

Date: Tuesday 26 October
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - The Trojan War

HBAF 2021 - The Trojan War

The Trojan War A Slightly Isolated Dog Following the success of Don Juan and Jekyll & Hyde, A Slightly Isolated Dog brings you the third installment in the trilogy of very sexy works: The Trojan War! This explosive and hilarious work uses a cast of faux-French performers to create a joyful...

Date: Tuesday 26 October to Wednesday 27 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The 7 Ps of a Marketing Plan

The 7 Ps of a Marketing Plan

Gain understanding of each of the 7 Ps and how to apply it to your Marketing Plan. Are you a business owner or manager who wants to understand more about marketing and how to develop a multi-faceted marketing plan that creates genuine customer value. Then this sessions is for...

Date: Wednesday 27 October
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Multiple Steps for Multiple Sclerosis 2021

Multiple Steps for Multiple Sclerosis 2021

Join us for our 10th Multiple Steps event. 5km or 10km walk/run over Napier Hill or a 5km meander along Marine Parade's Rotary Pathway. Suitable for everyone.

Date: Wednesday 27 October
Where:
Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
HBAF 2021 - An Evening w/ Ayesha Green & Carole Shepheard

HBAF 2021 - An Evening w/ Ayesha Green & Carole Shepheard

An evening with Ayesha Green & Carole Shepheard Be open to the strength of women in visual arts. Two artists come together at the Hastings City Art Gallery to give separate floor talks, exploring the work in their shows and the conversations they start. Ayesha Green (Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti...

Date: Wednesday 27 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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North Island Regional Young Winemaker Dinner

North Island Regional Young Winemaker Dinner

Join us to celebrate our North Island Regional Tonnellerie de Mercurey Young Winemakers of the Year Competition Competitors and Winners. Arrive at Black Barn’s outside courtyard for People’s Choice, where you are able to try and vote on wines carefully crafted by our Young Winemakers....

Date: Wednesday 27 October
Where:
Black Barn Bistro, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Tierra y Mar Flamenco Project

HBAF 2021 - Tierra y Mar Flamenco Project

Tierra y Mar Flamenco Project Paul Bosauder Paul Bosauder is a cultural ambassador, performing around the world as a highly regarded flamenco guitarist and composer, promoting his love of this music along with his love for his country of origin New Zealand. Following more than fourteen years...

Date: Wednesday 27 October
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fashion for a Cure Hawke’s Bay

Fashion for a Cure Hawke’s Bay

Join us in Hawke’s Bay for a night of New Zealand’s finest fashion, to support research into a breast cancer CURE. One night. One Show. Fourteen Designers. Trelise Cooper - Coop - Cooper - Curate - Storm - Elle + Riley - Amaya - Augustine - Sweat Republic - Kathryn Wilson - Rodd & Gunn -...

Date: Thursday 28 October
Where:
Te Mata House, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - WERK IT: CANCELLED

HBAF 2021 - WERK IT: CANCELLED

WERK IT Circus Trick Tease WERK IT is an all-new, late-night, high-energy, acrobatic comedy romp. Celebrating spandex, highvis, vitalityand vigour, it received nightly standing ovations in its debut season. Combining never seen before acrobatic feats and jaw dropping skill, this show will be...

Date: Thursday 28 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Strauss, Pärt and Mendelssohn

HBAF 2021 - Strauss, Pärt and Mendelssohn

Strauss, Pärt and Mendelssohn - HBO and Friends This concert explores the most-loved chamber music of the string repertoire, making it a joy for classical fans as well as for people who want an experience of live classical music for the first time. Hawkes’ Bay’s premier orchestral...

Date: Thursday 28 October
Where:
Blyth Performing Arts Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
HBAF 2021 - Storytime with Kyle Mewburn

HBAF 2021 - Storytime with Kyle Mewburn

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival Storytime with Kyle Mewburn Join multi award-winning children's author Kyle Mewburn as she reads her most lovely, funny and entertaining works aloud to a no doubt captivated...

Date: Friday 29 October
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Stepping into the Sun

HBAF 2021 - Stepping into the Sun

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival Stepping into the Sun. Stories of Coming out - Kyle Mewburn and Lil O'Brien with Tom Sainsbury What’s it like to live a lie, to deny your sexuality or gender? Lil O’Brien...

Date: Friday 29 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wine Options presented by Hawke's Bay Women in Wine

Wine Options presented by Hawke's Bay Women in Wine

We're back this year and calling all wine lovers & enthusiasts to get a team of friends, family, or colleagues to join us at our Wine Options Quiz Night! The event will be held on Friday the 29th of October from 6.30 pm at Shed 2 (56 West Quay, Ahuriri). There will be 7 mystery wines to...

Date: Friday 29 October
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Reb Fountain

HBAF 2021 - Reb Fountain

Reb Fountain Following sold out shows at the Spiegeltent, Reb Fountain returns to the Festival, with her all-star band including Dave Khan, Earl Robertson and Karin Canzek, premiering her highly anticipated new album IRIS along with other favourite material from her Taite Prize winning...

Date: Friday 29 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Funny Ha Ha ...

HBAF 2021 - Funny Ha Ha ...

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival Funny Ha Ha - Tom Sainsbury and Catherine Robertson die on stage. How hard is it to make people laugh? Snapchat Dude, writer and comedian Tom Sainsbury and novelist, reviewer...

Date: Friday 29 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Omakere Coastal Hill Country Walk

Omakere Coastal Hill Country Walk

Eventfinda copy: For the third consecutive year, the Omakere School and Community Association brings you the Coastal Hill Country Walk fundraiser. A fantastic way to experience the impressive landscapes of Central Hawke’s Bay, this guided 17km loop will traverse stunning private farmland...

Date: Saturday 30 October
Where:
Omakere, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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HBAF 2021 - Writing for Children, Workshops w/ Kyle Mewburn

HBAF 2021 - Writing for Children, Workshops w/ Kyle Mewburn

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival Writing for Children - Workshop with Kyle Mewburn C.S. Lewis said “A children's story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children's story in the...

Date: Saturday 30 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
CHB Holistic Wellbeing Expo

CHB Holistic Wellbeing Expo

This amazing event is run over 2 days. It is based in Central Hawkes Bay, but welcomes all healers and stall holders from around NZ. The 2-day event offers a range of services of Tarot readers, healers, massage, and like mind stalls such as crystals, home craft jewellery, essential oils, lotions...

Date: Saturday 30 October to Sunday 31 October
Where:
Waipukurau Memorial Hall, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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HBAF 2021 - Motuhake

HBAF 2021 - Motuhake

Motuhake Jandel J & The Funky Friends “You are Special / I am Special (Motuhake)” is a highly interactive and magical show for children and families. This story is set in an imaginary world where the main character gets spooked as he journeys through adventures and finds puppets that come...

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

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HBAF 2021 - She is Not Your Rehab, Matt and Sarah Brown

HBAF 2021 - She is Not Your Rehab, Matt and Sarah Brown

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival She is Not Your Rehab - Matt and Sarah Brown At My Fathers Barbers, Mataio (Matt) Faafetai Malietoa Brown offers men a haircut with a difference: a safe space to be seen and...

Date: Saturday 30 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Maori Made Easy, Scotty and Stacey Morrison

HBAF 2021 - Maori Made Easy, Scotty and Stacey Morrison

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival Maori Made Easy - Scotty and Stacey Morrison Getting on a course to learn te reo Māori in involves a waiting list these days. What’s behind this growth and, some might say,...

Date: Saturday 30 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Messy Church

Messy Church

Crafts, games, music and Bible stories. Free fun for all the family. Learn new skills. Make new friends. Included is a light meal. All welcome and bring your friends and neighbours. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. For more information contact Rosie Marriott on 876...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 27 November
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Dead Girls Don't Lie

HBAF 2021 - Dead Girls Don't Lie

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival Dead Girls Don’t Lie - Becky Manawatu, Jacqueline Bublitz and Tina Clough on changing the narrative The dead girls are frustrated. No one knows who they are. No one is...

Date: Saturday 30 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Troy Kingi with Delaney Davidson

HBAF 2021 - Troy Kingi with Delaney Davidson

Troy Kingi with Delaney Davidson: Black Sea Golden Ladder Troy Kingi (Te Arawa, Ngāpuhi) has arrived at the halfway point of his 10 10 10 Series: ten albums, ten genres, ten years. Following on from his remarkable performance of The Ghost of Freddie César at last year’s Festival, Kingi now...

Date: Saturday 30 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Luke Buda - BUDA Album Release Tour

Luke Buda - BUDA Album Release Tour

Throughout October and November, Luke Buda (The Phoenix Foundation) will travel the length and breadth of both Te Ika A Māui and Te Waipounamu, to celebrate the release of his new album Buda; his first solo excursion in twelve years. Based in Te Whanganui-a-Tara (Wellington), Buda’s music...

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

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Laser Cutting With Adobe Illustrator - Weekend Workshop

Laser Cutting With Adobe Illustrator - Weekend Workshop

An introduction to vector drawing for laser cutting using Adobe Illustrator. This course will show you the fundamentals of vector drawing which you will use to laser cut a personalised keyring and a custom set of jewellery or coasters. Materials provided. Please note that digital courses must...

Date: Sunday 31 October to Sunday 7 November
Where:
EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021- The Edible Backyard

HBAF 2021- The Edible Backyard

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival The Edible Backyard - Kath Irvine in conversation with Lizzie Russell Gardening guru Kath Irvine has been helping Kiwi gardeners design build, grow and maintain their own...

Date: Sunday 31 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Picnic in the Peonies

Picnic in the Peonies

Gather the family for a stunning Central Hawke’s Bay picnic at Tikokino Peonies. Precious peonies flower for just one month of the year so this is a very special event with limited availability. Soak up the October sun and enjoy the sweet sounds of Fuego Latino at this exquisite family...

Date: Sunday 31 October
Where:
Tikokino Peonies, Tikokino, Central Hawke's Bay

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HBAF 2021 - Mana/va, Tusiata Avia & Karlo Mila w/ Nafanua...

HBAF 2021 - Mana/va, Tusiata Avia & Karlo Mila w/ Nafanua...

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival Mana/va - Tusiata Avia and Karlo Mila with Nafanua Kersel “Va is the space between… not empty space, not space that separates but space that relates, that holds separate...

Date: Sunday 31 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop

Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop

In this three-hour long workshop, you will learn how to make Haloumi, Mozzarella and Feta. You will be taught by Pauline Korevaar of Farmhouse Kitchen. All equipment and ingredients to make cheese are provided Just bring yourself, no prior experience is required. Light refreshments...

Date: Sunday 31 October
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack and The Three Wise Birds

Mack and The Three Wise Birds

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 24 April
Where:
Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - The End of the Golden Weather

HBAF 2021 - The End of the Golden Weather

The End of the Golden Weather “I invite you to join me, in a voyage into the past, to that territory of the heart we call childhood.” Bruce Mason’s quintessential Kiwi classic chronicles the friendship between a 12-year-old boy and the wild-limbed Firpo. Through the boy’s eyes we see...

Date: Sunday 31 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - A Lite on the Move, Geoff Chappel w/ Roger Hall

HBAF 2021 - A Lite on the Move, Geoff Chappel w/ Roger Hall

Readers + Writers - Presented by Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Trust in association with Hawke's Bay Arts Festival A Life on the Move - Geoff Chapple with Roger Hall Geoff Chapple once sat up in the bath and said, “I’ll do it!”, “it” being the walk from Cape Reinga to Bluff, some...

Date: Sunday 31 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Not Christmas, but Guy Fawkes

HBAF 2021 - Not Christmas, but Guy Fawkes

Not Christmas, but Guy Fawkes A richly autobiographical monologue in which an adolescent boy tries to find his place in an adult-dominated world; a young man retraces an intensely felt boyhood experience of bullying; and a playwright, in his last days, reconciles the value of an artistic life...

Date: Sunday 31 October
Where:
ToiToi: Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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November 2021

2021 Trinity Hill Hawkes Bay 4 Course Golf Classic

2021 Trinity Hill Hawkes Bay 4 Course Golf Classic

Welcome, PaR nz Golfing Holidays is pleased to reconfirm our partnership with the award-winning Trinity Hill Wines and World #22 Cape Kidnappers in an awesome line-up of courses for the 6th annual Trinity Hill Hawkes Bay 4-Course Golf & Wine Classic to be held from Monday 1 November to Friday 5...

Date: Monday 1 November to Friday 5 November
Where:
Cape Kidnappers, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Monday 20 September to Friday 24 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business: the history of five Hawke’s Bay freezing works explores the effect the frozen meat processing industry had on the socio-economics of the Hawke’s Bay region using as illustration five significant meat works: Tomoana (1884), Hawke’s Bay & North British (1887), Thomas...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

This exhibition shows a history of people and places of Ngāti Kahungunu, telling stories of their time and the events that shaped Te Matau-a-Māui into the region of Hawke’s Bay, events that also helped to shape Aotearoa into New Zealand. Kahungunu was a peaceful man, a producer, provider,...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 20 September to Wednesday 2 February
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Larisse Hall: Of the Essence

Larisse Hall: Of the Essence

Larisse Hall: Of the Essence | Alcove Gallery 31 July - 14 November 2021 We wake and sleep to the rhythm of light. It is the basis of existence. Our most primal time tool, light directs routine and daily ritual. Larisse Hall explores the value of time within an everyday context....

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 14 November
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge

Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge

Ayesha Green: To the best of my Knowledge 14 August – 28 November 2021 | Holt Gallery Over the last six months Ayesha Green has been developing a body of work specifically for the Holt Gallery. This exhibition looks at the visual language and history of Native Schooling[1] in New Zealand...

Date: Monday 20 September to Sunday 28 November
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Out of the Shadows: a print journey w/ Carole Shepheard & fr

Out of the Shadows: a print journey w/ Carole Shepheard & fr

Out of the Shadows: a print journey with Carole Shepheard and friends September 25 – 5 December 2021 | Main Gallery Carole Shepheard is a well-known figure in the arts landscape of Aotearoa New Zealand, in 2002 appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her services to the...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2021 - Edible Garden Workshop

HBAF 2021 - Edible Garden Workshop

Edible Garden Workshop Gardening guru Kath Irvine has been helping Kiwi gardeners design-build, grow and maintain their own productive edible gardens for more than 20 years. From her 0.4ha garden in Horowhenua she has dreamed a dream - that every New Zealander could pick a daily serving of...

Date: Monday 1 November
Where:
Green Door Garden & Decor, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Jo Morris Advanced Memoir Writing

Jo Morris Advanced Memoir Writing

Advanced Memoir Writing Workshop. Creative writing instructor Jo Morris will be holding a three-part advanced writing workshop at the Havelock North Library. These session are for writers moving on from the introduction class. Writers will learn how to develop aspects of the introductory...

Date: Monday 1 November to Monday 15 November
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Minecraft Mondays

Minecraft Mondays

Come along to Minecraft Mondays, where you can swap tips and collaborate with other like-minded gamers. Interested? Great! You will require your own device with Minecraft installed/downloaded. Suitable age 5+ and all skill levels. This is a drop-in club, meaning you can come each week or...

Date: Monday 20 September to Monday 20 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Poetry Open Mic Night by Napier Live Poets

Poetry Open Mic Night by Napier Live Poets

Come along and be a part of the wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is tremendously supportive of all writers. The poets sit in a...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 15 February
Where:
Bluff Hill Bowling Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

Please check the Hastings District libraries events calendar for dates to avoid disappointment. Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If you are not sure whether a JP can help you, just...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 7 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

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

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 7 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Scrabble Club

Hastings Scrabble Club

Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Social Rock N Roll Club

Social Rock N Roll Club

Come along to a great night of rock n roll every Tuesday night for beginners and experienced dancers this is a social rock n roll club, we welcome those who want to learn rock n roll and we will assist you. Become a member of the rock n roll club for $10.00 a year which this financial year has only...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 30 November
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

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

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 8 December
Where:
Hastings Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

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

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seasons Art Class for Adult Beginner to Improver

Seasons Art Class for Adult Beginner to Improver

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Wednesday 6 October to Wednesday 16 February
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Woolshed Tour: 'Life's a Bitch' & Mel Parsons

The Woolshed Tour: 'Life's a Bitch' & Mel Parsons

Since 2012 The Woolshed Tour has been a highlight on rural calendars, bringing a riotous night of entertainment to well over 100 woolsheds from Taumarunui to Tasman to Tuatapere and beyond. Spring 2021 sees the smash-hit Woolshed Tour return with a new double-bill - ‘Life’s a Bitch’ & Mel...

Date: Wednesday 3 November
Where:
Eparaima Hills, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 7 October to Thursday 2 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Hawke's Bay Legends with Cuisine Magazine

F.A.W.C! Hawke's Bay Legends with Cuisine Magazine

Before Summer F.A.W.C! officially turns 10 years old, we pause and honour the people who have helped shape Hawke’s Bay into the culinary destination that it is today. F.A.W.C! Hawke’s Bay Legends looks at the evolution of Hawke’s Bay as a food and wine destination, as well as those...

Date: Thursday 4 November
Where:
The Old Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Kōwhai Tui

Paint and Wine Night - Kōwhai Tui

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

Date: Thursday 4 November
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Introduction to Essential Oils Class

Introduction to Essential Oils Class

This is the perfect space to come and learn, in a relaxed environment, about how to use essential oils safely and effectively for your whole family. Essential Oils can help with your everyday health and wellbeing. They can support your emotional health also. Children are welcome.

Date: Friday 8 October to Friday 3 December
Where:
Waipawa Public Library, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Friday 8 October to Friday 18 February
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Hawke's Bay Wine Car Boot Party

F.A.W.C! Hawke's Bay Wine Car Boot Party

Rev your engines because the Car Boot Party is back for a second year, more “souped-up” than ever! More than 40 Hawke’s Bay wineries will roll into the Waikoko Gardens and park-up ready to pour an amazing selection of Hawke’s Bay’s finest wines. Take the handbrake off and cruise...

Date: Friday 5 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Ten Years of TOM

F.A.W.C! Ten Years of TOM

Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of F.A.W.C.! with a tasting of 10 vintages of Church Road’s flagship TOM range. Created only in exceptional vintages, TOM wines are Church Road’s most prestigious. Chief Winemaker, Chris Scott, has pulled these bottles out of his personal library, and alongside...

Date: Friday 5 November
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Bubbly Club

F.A.W.C! Bubbly Club

Ever dreamed of living the lifestyle of the rich and famous? Well, here’s your chance! The Urban Winery are throwing a party befit of the most glamorous with an evening of French Grande Marque Champagne and luxurious seafood canapes. The tone of the evening will set from the moment you arrive...

Date: Friday 5 November
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Equus

Equus

“A Galvanizing Psychological Thriller” - Time Magazine ‘Equus’ is a psychological drama about Dr. Martin Dysart (Daric Moore), a psychiatrist who has grown unhappy with his life, encouraged to take on a peculiar case by a magistrate, Hesther Salomon (Natalie Sandbrook). This involves...

Date: Friday 5 November to Saturday 13 November
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Napier Urban Farmers' Market

Walk down Emerson Street and end up in a perfect little market offering a true Hawke's Bay experience. This is where the locals shop. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, divine treats and all the produce you need to create your own locally sourced meals at home. Enjoy some of the best produce from...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 27 November
Where:
Clive Square, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Photography Weekend Workshop

Photography Weekend Workshop

A beginner’s guide to DSLR photography. Learn the principles and practice of good digital photography – we will cover how to control exposure, camera modes, digital file sizes and composition, with practical exercises to put into practice what is learnt. Bring your own camera. Please note...

Date: Saturday 6 November to Sunday 7 November
Where:
Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Brunch by Bikes with Nici Wickes

F.A.W.C! Brunch by Bikes with Nici Wickes

Join everyone’s favourite Kiwi foodie Nici Wickes for a culinary cycling adventure through the stunning Cape Kidnappers coastline and along the Tukituki River. Along the way you’ll stop for coffees, snacks, a fabulous brunch at Te Awanga Estate and sweet treats at a beachside cafe. Nici is a...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Coastal Wine Cycles, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Sausage Making Masterclass

F.A.W.C! Sausage Making Masterclass

Learn how to make the perfect sausage every time, ensure your meat binds without unnecessary additives and how to link your sausages like a pro! Find out which sausage casings are best, and pick up tips so you can make and flavour your own delicious sausages all summer long. This is a hands-on...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Holly Bacon, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Havelock Handmade Market

Havelock Handmade Market

A great variety of stalls with locally made products by talented stallholders who set up behind Peak Pizza on Te Mata Road, Havelock North on the first Saturday of every month Feb-Dec each year. Come along and shop, chat, grab a slice of Peak Pizzas fabulous pizza or a coffee from @Ezs Cafe and...

Date: Saturday 2 October to Saturday 11 December
Where:
Village Court, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Wellbeing & Vegan Market 2021

Napier Wellbeing & Vegan Market 2021

The biggest free mind-body-spirit weekend in Hawkes Bay!

Date: Saturday 6 November to Sunday 7 November
Where:
Taradale Town Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If you are not sure whether a JP can help you, just ask. There are Justices of the Peace in all areas of New Zealand. To learn more about their...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Lamb Workshop

F.A.W.C! Lamb Workshop

The Farmhouse Kitchen and Waipawa Butchery join forces to teach you the secrets of the trade with “The Lamb Workshop”. The Waipawa Butchery owner Duncan Smith, and one of his skilled butchers, will show you how to breakdown a lamb into the various lamb cuts, just like a professional, before...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Pranzo dell'Opera in Giardino

F.A.W.C! Pranzo dell'Opera in Giardino

The Mission Restaurant & Festival Opera bring you an Italian “Opera Lunch in the Garden”, coming together for a luncheon that celebrates Italy's culinary and musical heritage in a stunning garden, vineyard setting. Mission Estate Head Chef Ricky Littleton will create a four-course menu...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Grand Long Lunch

The Grand Long Lunch

What’s better than long lingering lunches in Food and Wine Country? How about a long lingering lunch set in stunning secret location, with five-courses devised by five of Hawke’s Bay and New Zealand’s leading chefs? Sound like you? Then welcome to the inaugural F.A.W.C! Grand Long Lunch,...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Secret Location, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Food Truck Park-Up Party

F.A.W.C! Food Truck Park-Up Party

Anyone with a craving for street food will want to nab a ticket to this evening of food truck fare, quality wines, craft beers and cider and exceptional entertainment. Abbey Brewery’s Food Truck Park-Up Party will showcase some of Hawke’s Bay’s most exciting food truck vendors alongside...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Abbey Winery & Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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F.A.W.C! Taittinger Oyster & Whitebait Street Bar

F.A.W.C! Taittinger Oyster & Whitebait Street Bar

The world-famous in Havelock North Advintage car park bar is back for Summer FAWC! 2021. Expect sharply priced glasses of Champagne Taittinger and a street bar stocked with delicious Hawke's Bay wines. Expect renowned Chef Martin Bosley to be shucking fresh oysters to order, while the Advintage...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Advintage Wines, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! A Hapi Cabaret

F.A.W.C! A Hapi Cabaret

What good is sitting alone in your room? Come hear the music play . . . Enjoy delicious food, dazzling cocktails and eclectic music at A Hapi Cabaret. Set within the iconic Daily Telegraph Building – a category one heritage listed building which was built in stunning Art Deco fashion after...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Daily Telegraph Building, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Let the Royal New Zealand Ballet transport you to a fantastical world of dazzling dance, music and enchantment. Following its hugely successful world premiere in 2015, the RNZB is thrilled to be bringing A Midsummer Night’s Dream back for Christmas 2021. Lovers, fairies, mischief and moonlight...

Date: Saturday 6 November to Sunday 7 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Tom Sainsbury - Snapchat Dude Live

Tom Sainsbury - Snapchat Dude Live

Comedian, snapchat satirist and now unmasked as the dancing Alien on The Masked Singer NZ, Tom Sainsbury is about to add another string to his bow. Comedian on the loose! Tom is hitting the road with SNAPCHAT DUDE LIVE! and no stone will be unturned in his quest to poke fun at New...

Date: Saturday 6 November
Where:
Hawkes Bay Opera House Plaza, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 21 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Laser Cutting With Adobe Illustrator - Weekend Workshop

Laser Cutting With Adobe Illustrator - Weekend Workshop

An introduction to vector drawing for laser cutting using Adobe Illustrator. This course will show you the fundamentals of vector drawing which you will use to laser cut a personalised keyring and a custom set of jewellery or coasters. Materials provided. Please note that digital courses must...

Date: Sunday 31 October to Sunday 7 November
Where:
EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Here Comes the King Series - Book of Matthew Bible Study

Here Comes the King Series - Book of Matthew Bible Study

Come and join us as Pastor Eric Flores takes us on a journey to systematically study the Book of Matthew of the Bible in Calvary Chapel style of verse by verse exposition. If you miss any of the weekly teachings, view and watch on our website or go to our YouTube channel. "And she will bring...

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 14 November
Where:
Hastings Sports Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! At the Races

F.A.W.C! At the Races

Hawke's Bay Racing and Waipukurau Jockey Club host the best Christmas end of year party full of delicious food and quality Hawke’s Bay wine. After working hard all year it's time to celebrate and treat yourself, your family, friends or your colleagues to a fun-filled day out. This is an...

Date: Sunday 7 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Racing Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! At the Chef’s Table

F.A.W.C! At the Chef’s Table

Join Wallingford’s impassioned Chef Christopher Stockdale at his table for a culinary ‘happening.’ Set in a haven of old growth trees, birdlife and blooms, watch as Christopher prepares several foodie offerings, all the while hearing the provenance stories of the people behind the produce....

Date: Sunday 7 November
Where:
Wallingford Homestead, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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F.A.W.C! Simply the Best

F.A.W.C! Simply the Best

For the first time, F.A.W.C!ers will have the opportunity to enjoy an event at The Farm at Cape Kidnappers exquisite Owner’s Cottage. Enjoy spectacular views across Hawke’s Bay as Cape Kidnappers’ highly-regarded Head Chef, James Honore team up with Head Winemaker Phil Brodie, of Hawke's...

Date: Sunday 7 November
Where:
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Lane Road Petanque Society

F.A.W.C! Lane Road Petanque Society

Gather for an afternoon of French-styled frivolity at one of Hawke’s Bay’s most intriguing homesteads. With artisan sausages, cured meats and gourmet parfaits and terrines from Auckland’s finest French butchers l’Authentique, award-wining wines from Smith & Sheth and local beer from Giant...

Date: Sunday 7 November
Where:
Kotare Estate, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! North to South

F.A.W.C! North to South

Discover the tastes of Indian. At St. Georges Restaurant, their roots run deep with Indian heritage, so F.A.W.C!ers can expect nothing less than rich, flavourful cuisine at this journey from North to South. With heat and spice delicately balanced, foodies can explore a mix of Indian cuisine,...

Date: Sunday 7 November
Where:
St Georges Restaurant, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C!  No Menu.  No Complications. Chile meets Tuki Tuki

F.A.W.C! No Menu. No Complications. Chile meets Tuki Tuki

Enjoy an intimate, elevated dining experience as Giulio Sturla, Cuisine Chef of the Year 2018, brings his artistic mastery to the Black Barn River Room overlooking the Tuki Tuki Valley and Te Mata Peak. Giulio is an award-winning chef and a champion of locally grown food. He will take you on a...

Date: Sunday 7 November
Where:
The River Room, Black Barn, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Brew-tiful Desserts

F.A.W.C! Brew-tiful Desserts

It will be a brew-tiful afternoon at Bistronomy when they join with local roasters Third Eye Coffee to serve up one heck of a buzz. Enjoy three decadent desserts from the Bistronomy kitchen, each paired with three different coffees from Benny and the team at Third Eye Coffee. Each of your three...

Date: Sunday 7 November to Sunday 14 November
Where:
Bistronomy, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Fish and Bish

F.A.W.C! Fish and Bish

Finish off the weekend with an evening of fish and Bish – The Urban Winery way! Fish & Bish is the perfect way to chase away those Sunday night blues. Devour a gourmet local seafood platter and wash it down with some fine Tony Bish Chardonnays. A specialist artisan winemaker, Tony is known...

Date: Sunday 7 November to Sunday 14 November
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Wine Studio Cinema Series

F.A.W.C! Wine Studio Cinema Series

Hosted by Smith & Sheth’s talent sommelier, enjoy a selection of world class wines from our family of fine wine estates across New Zealand while you enjoy a feel-good wine-focused film in our intimate studio theatre. Casual kiwi movie snacks will be provided for this relaxed evening of great...

Date: Sunday 7 November to Tuesday 9 November
Where:
Smith & Sheth, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Malaysian Mama

F.A.W.C! Malaysian Mama

Milk + Honey Owner Sean Burns is putting his mum back to work for a night in the Milk kitchen. For one night only, Suriah Burns will be showing off like only she can do with a five course Malaysian menu. Sean + the Milk crew will be sourcing, pouring and sometimes mixing an array of drinks...

Date: Sunday 7 November
Where:
Milk and Honey, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simply  Ballroom

Simply Ballroom

Simply Ballroom is held every first Sunday of the month come along and enjoy a mixture of all types of the ballroom with DJ's Bertie & Ansie. Two hours of non-stop music - Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba or any requests for other ballroom dances. A good night of social ballroom dancing. All dancers...

Date: Sunday 3 October to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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F.A.W.C! CBD Safari Supper

F.A.W.C! CBD Safari Supper

Napier City Centre is overflowing with delicious options for dinner... so why not try them all with the Napier CBD Safari Supper! No reservation is needed when you call in at participating Napier CBD restaurants, cafes and bars and select the mystery special. For no more than $25, select an...

Date: Monday 8 November
Where:
Napier CBD, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Landmarks Local History Talk

Landmarks Local History Talk

The Landmarks Local History Talk takes place on the second Tuesday of each month from February to November 2020. The talk starts promptly at 5:30pm. A gold coin donation is appreciated. For information on the presenters and topic for each talk, consult the library's social media feeds on...

Date: Tuesday 12 October to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Wild Buck

F.A.W.C! Wild Buck

Two chefs and one passion for game equals a memorable night of delicious Hawke’s Bay fare. Chef Fraser McCarthy of Auckland's two-hatted Lillius Restaurant and Chef Regnar Christensen of Black Barn Bistro present an evening of game and fine Hawke's Bay wines. Both chefs share not only a love...

Date: Tuesday 9 November
Where:
Black Barn Bistro, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! A night with Emma Galloway

F.A.W.C! A night with Emma Galloway

An evening to nourish your mind, your soul and of course your stomach, you won’t want to miss your chance to sit down with Emma Galloway, of My Darling Lemon Thyme. For one night only F.A.W.C!ers can devour delicious cuisine from Emma’s new cookbook Every Day, enjoy a cooking demonstration...

Date: Tuesday 9 November
Where:
Cape South, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Trauma Based Behaviour

Trauma Based Behaviour

Professionals working in, and in partnership with schools will be familiar with the complex demands created by children and young people with challenging behaviours. Within this group there is a subset of students who present as particularly complex. Many of these young people have experienced a...

Date: Wednesday 10 November
Where:
Napier War Memorial Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Read'N'Chat

Read'N'Chat

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

Date: Wednesday 13 October to Wednesday 8 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Firsthand Coffee Workshop

F.A.W.C! Firsthand Coffee Workshop

Join Firsthand Coffee at their Havelock North roastery as they explain the journey that specialty coffee takes from farm to roastery to cup. Start your day with a tour of the roastery and the process, followed by a single origin coffee tasting (cupping), and then an introduction to brewing great...

Date: Wednesday 10 November to Friday 12 November
Where:
Firsthand Roastery, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Bienvenue! A night in Paris

F.A.W.C! Bienvenue! A night in Paris

Step through the doors at Mary’s and transport yourself into a warm and bustling Parisian bistro. For two nights only, Mary’s embraces all of the fun of white tablecloths, carafes of wine and plenty of champagne! Whether you are perched on a barstool overlooking all the action or sharing...

Date: Wednesday 10 November to Friday 12 November
Where:
Mary's Restaurant, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! BBQ at Millar Road! Someone call the Fire Station!

F.A.W.C! BBQ at Millar Road! Someone call the Fire Station!

Is there anything better than a BBQ with spectacular coastal views? How about when that BBQ is prepared by one of the Hawke’s Bay’s most in-demand chefs? Central Fire Station Bistro is teaming up with the team at Millar Road Accommodation and Supernatural and Decibel Wines to kick off...

Date: Wednesday 10 November
Where:
Millar Road, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Kesariya Balam: CANCELLED

F.A.W.C! Kesariya Balam: CANCELLED

Inspired by the most famous Indian folk song, this is a reception with age-old Indian tradition where the guest is considered as “God”. Indulge into the warmth of Swiss-Belhotel Hospitality at this dinner that showcases the diversity of Indian cuisine. Dress in your best white and gold...

Date: Thursday 11 November
Where:
Saffron Social Kitchen, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Bob Ross Snowy Mountain

Paint and Wine Night - Bob Ross Snowy Mountain

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

Date: Thursday 11 November
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Leaving Jackson - The Johnny Cash and June Carter Show

Leaving Jackson - The Johnny Cash and June Carter Show

Fall into the ring of fire in this unforgettable music concert dedicated to the music, love and lives of Johnny Cash and June Carter. For more than 40 years Johnny Cash and June Carter enthralled audiences around the world with their songs of life, love and heartache. A love story played out...

Date: Thursday 11 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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West End to Waipawa. Musical revue;

West End to Waipawa. Musical revue;

The Waipawa Musical &Dramatics Club winter Musical Revue. West End to Waipawa “Musical Theatre through the Ages” culminating in a mix of favourite (and soon to be new favourites) from the great musical theatre shows we love. Slightly new feel to this winter show with a more intimate...

Date: Thursday 11 November to Saturday 20 November
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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F.A.W.C!  Off the Hook

F.A.W.C! Off the Hook

New Zealand’s masters of seafood cuisine Fleur Sullivan and Jeremy Rameka will deliver a feast of epic proportions at F.A.W.C! Off the Hook. Pioneering restaurateur Fleur Sullivan of Fleurs Place in Moeraki will join Chef Jeremy Rameka in the Pacifica kitchen as they prepare a six-course...

Date: Friday 12 November
Where:
Pacifica Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Gin v Wine

F.A.W.C! Gin v Wine

A friendly battle between great friends. The master vs the apprentice. Tim Turvey and Clearview Estate wines, and Blair Nicholl of the National Distillery Companies spirits compete for your affection over a sumptuous dinner at the iconic National Tobacco Building. Take some of New Zealand’s...

Date: Friday 12 November
Where:
National Distillery Company, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Bringing our Origins Home to Hawke's Bay

F.A.W.C! Bringing our Origins Home to Hawke's Bay

The secret of good food lies in memory, which is why EIT’s Level 5 Diploma of Cookery students will be inspired by memories of home for this stunning eight course degustation. Harnessing the bounty of fresh produce from Hawke’s Bay, EIT’s students will delve deep into their memory banks...

Date: Friday 12 November
Where:
EIT, Taradale, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Flavours of the 70s - Wine, Food and Musical Mayhem

F.A.W.C! Flavours of the 70s - Wine, Food and Musical Mayhem

Step back 50 years and relive (or experience!) the 70s! Let food and wine be your memory as you travel back to a time of peace and political upheaval, the Vietnam War and nuclear power struggles. Devour a range of tapas and matching wines as you are reminded of the key historical events from...

Date: Friday 12 November
Where:
Hygge at Clifton Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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80's Super Band 'Love Shack'

80's Super Band 'Love Shack'

Not to be missed, New Zealand's 80's Super group 'Love Shack' are bringing their show to The Paisley Stage, Napier Rescheduled to 12th November Doors from 8pm Show starts 8.30pm - GA Early bird ticket / SOLD OUT - $30 Advance release ticket / LIMITED NUMBER LEFT Come and party...

Date: Friday 12 November
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Cole Murray Cape Kidnappers Trail Run

Cole Murray Cape Kidnappers Trail Run

The Cole Murray Cape Kidnappers Trail Run is located in beautiful Hawke’s Bay. The course is set mostly on private land and includes trail by windswept beaches, native forest, waterfalls, river gorges and stunning coastal farmland. The views are simply spectacular! You can run or walk...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Clifton Bay Cafe, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Real Life. Still Life: When Food becomes Art

F.A.W.C! Real Life. Still Life: When Food becomes Art

Pink Lady® apples New Zealand are proud to bring this food styling and photographic workshop to the F.A.W.C! Summer Series. Multi award-winning food styling and photography duo Fiona Hugues and Manja Wachsmuth host this intimate workshop, showing you the tips and tricks of their refined craft....

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
St Georges Restaurant, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Real life. Still Life: PLUS Food Styling Workshop

F.A.W.C! Real life. Still Life: PLUS Food Styling Workshop

Pink Lady® apples New Zealand are proud to bring this food styling and photographic workshop to the F.A.W.C! Summer Series. Multi award-winning food styling and photography duo Fiona Hugues and Manja Wachsmuth host this intimate workshop, showing you the tips and tricks of their refined craft....

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
St Georges Restaurant, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Under a South African Rainbow

F.A.W.C! Under a South African Rainbow

A Celebration of Hawke's Bay-grown South African food and wine. Join us at a long table by the sea as we sit under sun umbrellas and make the most of an afternoon on the coast. Take in the view of Cape Kidnappers Peninsula as your meal is prepared outside in true South African style....

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Hygge at Clifton Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Pelvic Floor Workshop

Pelvic Floor Workshop

Sneeze Pee? Back Pain? Weak Core? This women's only Pelvic Power workshop is a comprehensive breathing and movement workshop to help you restore and reclaim your pelvic floor function. Your pelvic floor muscles support how you move and it’s a part of your foundational powerhouse. ...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The NZ Cider Festival 2021

The NZ Cider Festival 2021

A festival to celebrate all things Cider! The NZ Cider Festival is the only dedicated Cider Festival in New Zealand. The festival aims to be an annual celebration of the diversity of Cider, including both Traditional and New World varieties from around the country. Festival attendees have the...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Wine Auction

Hawke's Bay Wine Auction

The Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction celebrates 30 years in 2021, with Hawke’s Bay’s most talented winemakers providing over 40 lots of wine, many of which are being specially blended. The main event begins with your opportunity to wander the room speaking with many of the regions winemakers while...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Afternoon - Hydrengea Vase

Paint and Wine Afternoon - Hydrengea Vase

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

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
No.5 Cafe & Larder, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Get Lucky

F.A.W.C! Get Lucky

A Mexican street party as it should be – a little bit spicy and packed with fresh and funky flavour. F.A.W.C! favourites Peak House and Scott Towers (of FFD Loves and Cook-a-Chook fame), welcome award-winning taqueros Lucky Taco to join in their fiesta. Owned and operated by Mexican-food...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Peak House, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park

The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park

SOLD OUT! The Enchanted Ball supporting Te Mata Park. Presented by Etiquette & The Flagship Events Company. The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park sold out in2018, 2019 & 2020. Set in an idyllic secret location with the stunning surrounds of the Hawke’s Bay landscape, the location...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Havelock North i-SITE, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Of the Ocean

F.A.W.C! Of the Ocean

Of the Ocean is a special showcase of Hawke’s Bay’s incredible seafood bounty. Living by the coast has always held a special place in the hearts of Hawke’s Bay locals, and this is your chance to experience exactly why that is. Scenic Hotel Te Pania’s brigade of chefs will share...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Scenic Hotel Te Pania, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Picnic, Wine and Flick

F.A.W.C! Picnic, Wine and Flick

Dust off the picnic rugs and pop the corn! Te Awanga Estate + Picnic Cinema present the first ever outdoor movie experience on the Te Awanga Estate winery lawn. Relax on the lawn under the stars and fairy lights as Picnic Cinema bring their outdoor movies to Hawke’s Bay with a large LED...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Herstory

Herstory

Herstory will be a showcase of creative women in music in Hawkes Bay, The lineup includes the likes of de Lune, Kitty Day, Sarah Wiig and The Cellars as well as local Poet Joanna Collins and more. Herstory is a collaboration with the Heretaunga Women's Centre, where all funds raised will be donated...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Spaceship, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Son de Cuba 100% Cuban Quartet

Son de Cuba 100% Cuban Quartet

Son de Cuba, 100% Cuban quartet returns to Napier. The boyz are very excited to be invited back to Napier and look forward to seeing you all there in September. Early-bird tickets on sale now. Limited door sales if not sold-out prior. Call Joe to book yours now: 027-582-9925 Son de...

Date: Saturday 13 November
Where:
Hawkes Bay Latin Dance Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Cider, Sunday & Pies

F.A.W.C! Cider, Sunday & Pies

The team at Zeffer are here to help you through your post-festival Sunday with a special Cider Sunday & Pies. Following on from the New Zealand Cider Festival the day before, you'll find the team at Zeffer along with a few of their fellow cidermakers hosting the ultimate Sunday session - cider,...

Date: Sunday 14 November
Where:
Zeffer Cider, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Ka Kai Tahi Tātou i te Hākari

F.A.W.C! Ka Kai Tahi Tātou i te Hākari

Pioneering restaurateur Fleur Sullivan of Fleurs Place is heading north to Wairoa, and bringing her immensely talented, up-and-coming chef Lyall Minhinnick with her. Join Fleur and Lyall at Kaiuku Marae in Mahia as they prepare for you the freshest kai from the land, sea and rivers....

Date: Sunday 14 November
Where:
Kaiuku Marae, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Small Plates, Bold Flavours

F.A.W.C! Small Plates, Bold Flavours

In this hands-on culinary event where you can experience a touch, smell and taste of small speciality South American dishes that well and truly pack a flavourful punch. Not only will you get to enjoy five tasty dishes, but F.A.W.C!ers will learn how to make three of them in this hands-on...

Date: Sunday 14 November
Where:
Punanga Lodge, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Hastings Music Society

Hastings Music Society

Hastings Music Society Concerts, held every second Sunday of the month, March-November at St Matthew's Anglican Church, feature local vocal, instrumental and group musicians performing varied musical styles representing centuries of beautiful music.

Date: Sunday 10 October to Sunday 14 November
Where:
St Matthew's Anglican Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! A Touch of Decadence

F.A.W.C! A Touch of Decadence

Indulge your sweet tooth with some of Askerne’s finest dessert wines superbly matched with truly decadent desserts. In this Sunday afternoon worth savouring, F.A.W.C!ers can enjoy five delicious dessert samples from Little Black Bird Café, all paired with five exquisite dessert wines from...

Date: Sunday 14 November
Where:
Askerne Winery, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Nomads Dinner – Unseen Asia

F.A.W.C! Nomads Dinner – Unseen Asia

Step out of your comfort zone and explore Asia's Hidden Cuisines. Join the team at Mangapapa Hotel for a dinner like you have never experienced before as Head Chef Jeffery Laurente takes you on a journey around Asia. Discover the food that the local people eat, all crafted into a stunning...

Date: Sunday 14 November
Where:
Mangapapa Hotel, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic Nights provide budding comedians with a safe place to strut their stuff and experienced comics a place to try new material. Come and see the best comics of the bay and visiting comics from around the world. If you want to have a go yourself, contact us through the Hawkes...

Date: Sunday 10 October to Sunday 12 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Soul Choir at Spaceship

Hawke's Bay Soul Choir at Spaceship

Come and listen to the Hawke's Bay Soul Choir sing soul music classics from the 70's and 80's. This lively and large group of singers from all around Hawke's Bay under the direction of Stephan Zebe is accompanied by a groovy band featuring horn section! Own cover versions from songs by Marvin...

Date: Sunday 14 November
Where:
Spaceship, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

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

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic Nights provide budding comedians with a safe place to strut their stuff, and experienced comics a place to try new material. Come and see the best comics from Hawkes Bay and visiting from around the world. If you want to have a go, please contact us through the Hawkes Bay...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 21 December
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hotel California The Eagles Experience

Hotel California The Eagles Experience

It’s time to check-in to Hotel California The Eagles Experience – the captivating live concert and stage show saluting the extraordinary talent and timeless catalogue of The Eagles. With a stage full of show-stopping voices and musicians, relive the beautiful country harmonies, the rockin’...

Date: Tuesday 16 November
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Leadership & Management Part 1

Leadership & Management Part 1

Learn how to make the transition from buddy to the 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...

Date: Wednesday 17 November
Where:
East Pier Hotel, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter

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

Date: Wednesday 13 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 20 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Creative Writing Group

Hastings Creative Writing Group

Are you or would you like to be a writer? Be inspired to get started or continue your writing journey by joining our creative writing group. We meet monthly in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Come along and join like-minded people for company in your creative journey. All welcome. Contact:...

Date: Wednesday 20 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Third Thursday Book Club

Third Thursday Book Club

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 21 October to Thursday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Christmas in Vienna - Operatunity

Christmas in Vienna - Operatunity

Lose yourself in the splendour of Vienna as we capture the magic of Christmas, the wonder of the lights, the beautiful carols, the waltzes and great frocks! Starring, Bonaventure Allan-Moetaua, Karl Perigo, Alex Foster, Jessica Hindin, Kelly Lim Harris and Paul Carnegie-Jones on piano.

Date: Thursday 18 November
Where:
Equippers Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Female Glow

Glow in the Dark Paint Night - Female Glow

Paintvine After Dark is New Zealand’s first glow in the dark paint party! Grab a drink in one hand, a brush in the other and get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going with ultra-violet lights, neon lights, glow in the dark paint, a DJ and nothing but laughs all night...

Date: Thursday 18 November
Where:
Level 1 Nightclub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Don McGlashan & The Others - Bright November Morning Tour

Don McGlashan & The Others - Bright November Morning Tour

Renowned Aotearoa musician Don McGlashan has announced his eagerly-awaited new album today. Bright November Morning will come out on October 29th, followed by an eight-date tour across New Zealand, beginning November 11. This will be McGlashan’s fourth solo album, and is an essential addition...

Date: Thursday 18 November
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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NZ String Quartet | National Tour 2021

NZ String Quartet | National Tour 2021

***RESCHEDULED TO FRIDAY 19 NOVEMBER, 7.30PM*** In August and September, the New Zealand String Quartet will perform across Aotearoa for our 2021 National Tour. Immerse yourself in astounding beauty, inspire your senses, and fire your curiosity through four centuries of string quartet...

Date: Friday 19 November
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Adobe Indesign Weekend Workshop

Adobe Indesign Weekend Workshop

After editing your images in Photoshop, and designing your logo or images in Illustrator, learn how to use Adobe InDesign to layout text and images to produce your pamphlets, brochures and books. Please note that digital courses must be paid for and processed ONE week prior to the course date...

Date: Saturday 20 November to Sunday 21 November
Where:
EIT, Taradale, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack at the Filter Room

Mack at the Filter Room

Join Mack at one of the premium ale and cider houses in the Bay and order from a menu packed with plenty of options as you treat yourself to a taste sensation from the wide range of locally crafted beers and ciders. Enjoy Mack's excellent acoustic stylings, influenced by blues, funk, flamenco and...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Sunday 19 December
Where:
The Filter Room, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fermentation Workshop

Fermentation Workshop

Be ready to turn all your garden produce into your own probiotics! Come and learn the practical skills for some basic vegetable ferments. Be ready to turn all your garden produce into your own probiotics! Come and learn the practical skills for some basic vegetable ferments. You will fill...

Date: Saturday 20 November
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hogsnort Bulldogs Goodtime Show

Hogsnort Bulldogs Goodtime Show

Our "Enjoy Yourself" tour! A night of toe-tapping fun and nostalgia at the magnificent Blyth Performing Arts Centre featuring a band that includes original members of the hugely popular sixties and seventies hit bands - ✨ Hogsnort Rupert, ✨ Bulldogs Allstar Goodtime Band, and ✨ Dave...

Date: Saturday 20 November
Where:
Blyth Performing Arts Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Bee Gees Night Fever

The Bee Gees Night Fever

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

Date: Saturday 20 November
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Lake South 'The Light You Throw' Album Release Tour

Lake South 'The Light You Throw' Album Release Tour

Home Alone Music is proud to present the third album from Te Whanganui-a-Tara based electricUTOPIA artist Lake South, 'The Light You Throw'. Slated for release on September 17, the album was written in the midst of Aotearoa's Level-4 lockdown and recorded at a rented house at Waikawa beach. From...

Date: Saturday 20 November
Where:
Spaceship, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Flemington Mud Run

Flemington Mud Run

Join us for an action-packed mud run full of obstacles, laughs and plenty of mud! Get your friends or family together and pick out a costume, we have great prizes for the best dressed, as well as a tonne of spot prize's. Like our Facebook page or head to our website for all the details and get...

Date: Sunday 21 November
Where:
Lake Station, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Tahaenui Christmas Fete

Tahaenui Christmas Fete

The Tahaenui Christmas Fete will be an unrivalled fixture on the 2021 Christmas shopping calendar. Stallholders from around the North Island set up in the extensive homestead gardens, offering a superb array of artisan wares, food and beverages. Visitors typically come from throughout the...

Date: Sunday 21 November
Where:
Tahaenui Station, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Fraser Mack at Hygge Cafe

Fraser Mack at Hygge Cafe

Come chill with Mack and check out a venue he has never played before! Should be a great day with lovely food and lovely people! See you there! About Hygge at Clifton Bay "hygge" - a Danish concept/atmosphere perhaps translated as embracing the mind or something that is good for the soul. ...

Date: Sunday 21 November to Sunday 6 March
Where:
Hygge at Clifton Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Afternoon- Bob Ross Autumn Forest

Paint and Wine Afternoon- Bob Ross Autumn Forest

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

Date: Sunday 21 November
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Neuro Nurture

Neuro Nurture

We now have remarkable insight into what the growing brain needs to thrive from infancy through adolescence and beyond. Professionals, educators and carers can ‘neuro-nurture’ the developing child/adolescent and dramatically influence the growth and development of the young brain to better...

Date: Wednesday 24 November
Where:
Napier War Memorial Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Live at The Cabana

Live at The Cabana

Hawke's Bay is churning out some awesome comedic talent, so it's time we start seeing them regularly! We're bringing monthly shows to the home of live comedy in Napier, The Cabana! After last month's postponement due to someone called Delta, we're kicking off in September with a Level 2...

Date: Thursday 21 October to Thursday 16 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bay View Market Day

Bay View Market Day

The Bay View Market day is an annual fundraiser for Eskdale School and is well known in the market circuit. Each year we have a high standard and variety of stalls. With over 120 stalls of talented crafters with homemade products, a fully established food court to enjoy the amazing food on...

Date: Saturday 27 November
Where:
Petane War Memorial Domain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Run the Vines Paritua

Run the Vines Paritua

Join us at the beautiful Paritua Vineyard & Winery for Run the Vines, in the wine-growing region of Bridge Pa, Hastings. Walk or run the flat and scenic 5km, 10km or 15km around the vines, then sit back and enjoy music with Alex Richardson and Shelby while enjoying a glass of Paritua wine (or a...

Date: Saturday 27 November
Where:
Paritua Vineyards, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Top Team Hawke's Bay

Top Team Hawke's Bay

Are you Hawke’s Bays Top Team? The iconic 80’s travelling game show saw teams representing New Zealand towns pitted against each other, in a series of colourful challenges. Top Town was light-hearted entertainment gold — but the battle for civic bragging rights was serious stuff. We are...

Date: Saturday 27 November
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Messy Church

Messy Church

Crafts, games, music and Bible stories. Free fun for all the family. Learn new skills. Make new friends. Included is a light meal. All welcome and bring your friends and neighbours. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. For more information contact Rosie Marriott on 876...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 27 November
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bring Back The 70's Cabaret

Bring Back The 70's Cabaret

Get your tickets now for a great night out! Dust off your disco shoes and jive the night away with live music from Sir Duke as they pump out all your favourite 70’s tunes! Come dressed in your best 70’s outfit and enjoy a fabulous night of dancing, spot prizes, frolics and fun! Enjoy a ...

Date: Saturday 27 November
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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December 2021

Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Monday 20 September to Friday 24 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business: the history of five Hawke’s Bay freezing works explores the effect the frozen meat processing industry had on the socio-economics of the Hawke’s Bay region using as illustration five significant meat works: Tomoana (1884), Hawke’s Bay & North British (1887), Thomas...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

This exhibition shows a history of people and places of Ngāti Kahungunu, telling stories of their time and the events that shaped Te Matau-a-Māui into the region of Hawke’s Bay, events that also helped to shape Aotearoa into New Zealand. Kahungunu was a peaceful man, a producer, provider,...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 20 September to Wednesday 2 February
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

Hastings U3A Mah Jong Group

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

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 8 December
Where:
Hastings Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

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

Date: Wednesday 22 September to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Out of the Shadows: a print journey w/ Carole Shepheard & fr

Out of the Shadows: a print journey w/ Carole Shepheard & fr

Out of the Shadows: a print journey with Carole Shepheard and friends September 25 – 5 December 2021 | Main Gallery Carole Shepheard is a well-known figure in the arts landscape of Aotearoa New Zealand, in 2002 appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her services to the...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Young at Heart Book Club

Young at Heart Book Club

Join us for a book chat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take photographs or...

Date: Thursday 7 October to Thursday 2 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Woolshed Tour: 'Life's a Bitch' & Mel Parsons

The Woolshed Tour: 'Life's a Bitch' & Mel Parsons

Since 2012 The Woolshed Tour has been a highlight on rural calendars, bringing a riotous night of entertainment to well over 100 woolsheds from Taumarunui to Tasman to Tuatapere and beyond. Spring 2021 sees the smash-hit Woolshed Tour return with a new double-bill - ‘Life’s a Bitch’ & Mel...

Date: Thursday 2 December
Where:
Ardkeen Hall, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Introduction to Essential Oils Class

Introduction to Essential Oils Class

This is the perfect space to come and learn, in a relaxed environment, about how to use essential oils safely and effectively for your whole family. Essential Oils can help with your everyday health and wellbeing. They can support your emotional health also. Children are welcome.

Date: Friday 8 October to Friday 3 December
Where:
Waipawa Public Library, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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The Woolshed Tour: 'Life's a Bitch' & Mel Parsons

The Woolshed Tour: 'Life's a Bitch' & Mel Parsons

Since 2012 The Woolshed Tour has been a highlight on rural calendars, bringing a riotous night of entertainment to well over 100 woolsheds from Taumarunui to Tasman to Tuatapere and beyond. Spring 2021 sees the smash-hit Woolshed Tour return with a new double-bill - ‘Life’s a Bitch’ & Mel...

Date: Friday 3 December
Where:
Longview, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Lawrence Arabia Does Chant Darling

Lawrence Arabia Does Chant Darling

Lawrence Arabia Does Chant Darling with special Guests Na Noise. Believed by the artist to be 'the latest and best of a recent plague of anniversary vinyl re-release tours' Lawrence Arabia has decided to 'do' Chant Darling live, celebrating the 12 & 1/2 year gap since the release of the...

Date: Friday 3 December
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Havelock Handmade Market

Havelock Handmade Market

A great variety of stalls with locally made products by talented stallholders who set up behind Peak Pizza on Te Mata Road, Havelock North on the first Saturday of every month Feb-Dec each year. Come along and shop, chat, grab a slice of Peak Pizzas fabulous pizza or a coffee from @Ezs Cafe and...

Date: Saturday 2 October to Saturday 11 December
Where:
Village Court, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If you are not sure whether a JP can help you, just ask. There are Justices of the Peace in all areas of New Zealand. To learn more about their...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wonder Christmas Markets 2021

Wonder Christmas Markets 2021

Save the date! Wonder Christmas Markets 2021 are back after a hugely successful first year. Featuring a curated line up of quality stallholders and food vendors coming together to create a very special festive experience. More details to come...

Date: Saturday 4 December to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Woolshed Tour: 'Life's a Bitch' & Mel Parsons

The Woolshed Tour: 'Life's a Bitch' & Mel Parsons

Since 2012 The Woolshed Tour has been a highlight on rural calendars, bringing a riotous night of entertainment to well over 100 woolsheds from Taumarunui to Tasman to Tuatapere and beyond. Spring 2021 sees the smash-hit Woolshed Tour return with a new double-bill - ‘Life’s a Bitch’ & Mel...

Date: Saturday 4 December to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Washpool Station, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Salmonella Dub

Salmonella Dub "Return To Our Kowhai" Spring Tour 21

Aotearoa’s Dub & Bass heavy-weights, the space-weaving SALMONELLA DUB, are heading out on the road with a run of spring shows nationwide, across September, October, November and December this year. The multiple platinum-selling and award-winning D&B pioneers are performing six dates taking in...

Date: Saturday 4 December
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simply  Ballroom

Simply Ballroom

Simply Ballroom is held every first Sunday of the month come along and enjoy a mixture of all types of the ballroom with DJ's Bertie & Ansie. Two hours of non-stop music - Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba or any requests for other ballroom dances. A good night of social ballroom dancing. All dancers...

Date: Sunday 3 October to Sunday 5 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Tots

Art for Tots

A fun art experience for under-fives, consisting of playful art conversations or whimsical storytelling and hands-on art-making. Art for Tots runs on the first Monday of each month from 10.30-11.30am. The theme of each session is inspired by our regularly changing exhibition programme, so there...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Minecraft Mondays

Minecraft Mondays

Come along to Minecraft Mondays, where you can swap tips and collaborate with other like-minded gamers. Interested? Great! You will require your own device with Minecraft installed/downloaded. Suitable age 5+ and all skill levels. This is a drop-in club, meaning you can come each week or...

Date: Monday 20 September to Monday 20 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Poetry Open Mic Night by Napier Live Poets

Poetry Open Mic Night by Napier Live Poets

Come along and be a part of the wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is tremendously supportive of all writers. The poets sit in a...

Date: Monday 4 October to Monday 6 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

Please check the Hastings District libraries events calendar for dates to avoid disappointment. Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If you are not sure whether a JP can help you, just...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 7 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

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

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us and share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a sample of their baking for all to enjoy. We may take photographs or video recordings...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 7 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Scrabble Club

Hastings Scrabble Club

Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Read'N'Chat

Read'N'Chat

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

Date: Wednesday 13 October to Wednesday 8 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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2021 Edible Fashion Awards

2021 Edible Fashion Awards

BOLD, INNOVATIVE, MAGICAL. Wearable Art. Edible Inspired. The Edible Fashion Awards are Hawke’s Bay’s spectacular wearable art event... with 50 mind-blowing edible-inspired creations, intertwined with quality live entertainment from across Aotearoa, the Awards are a unique, exciting and...

Date: Thursday 9 December
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Motel California

Motel California

Motel California is the Eagles Tribute you've been hearing about, selling out gigs across the country. A stylistically and authentic Live Band of professional musicians who sing, play and perform like they've been together for decades - just like the original. Playing all the best loves Eagles...

Date: Saturday 11 December
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic Nights provide budding comedians with a safe place to strut their stuff and experienced comics a place to try new material. Come and see the best comics of the bay and visiting comics from around the world. If you want to have a go yourself, contact us through the Hawkes...

Date: Sunday 10 October to Sunday 12 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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A Celtic Christmas by A Taste of Ireland

A Celtic Christmas by A Taste of Ireland

"Jingle Jigs, Reels a Treat.” Ken Longworth – The Newcastle Herald After breaking touring records in 2019 and following a further sell-out tour of Australia in 2021 with A Taste of Ireland, the all-singing, all-dancing, family-friendly treat, ‘A Celtic Christmas by A Taste of Ireland’...

Date: Sunday 12 December
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Landmarks Local History Talk

Landmarks Local History Talk

The Landmarks Local History Talk takes place on the second Tuesday of each month from February to November 2020. The talk starts promptly at 5:30pm. A gold coin donation is appreciated. For information on the presenters and topic for each talk, consult the library's social media feeds on...

Date: Tuesday 12 October to Tuesday 14 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter

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

Date: Wednesday 13 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from the library staff. We may take...

Date: Wednesday 20 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Creative Writing Group

Hastings Creative Writing Group

Are you or would you like to be a writer? Be inspired to get started or continue your writing journey by joining our creative writing group. We meet monthly in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Come along and join like-minded people for company in your creative journey. All welcome. Contact:...

Date: Wednesday 20 October to Wednesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Third Thursday Book Club

Third Thursday Book Club

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 21 October to Thursday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Live at The Cabana

Live at The Cabana

Hawke's Bay is churning out some awesome comedic talent, so it's time we start seeing them regularly! We're bringing monthly shows to the home of live comedy in Napier, The Cabana! After last month's postponement due to someone called Delta, we're kicking off in September with a Level 2...

Date: Thursday 21 October to Thursday 16 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Clive Community Market

Clive Community Market

A vibrant collection of local artisans offering you a huge variety of their amazing handcrafted goods. Over 25 stalls with everything from babywear, jewellery, homeware gifts, reusable gift bags, lavender collections and so much more. Out the front will be a local school with food and drink for...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 December
Where:
Clive Community Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fiesta of Lights

Fiesta of Lights

There's so much more to see at our celebrations. There are 56 dazzling light displays scattered along a tree-lined light trail surrounded by thousands of sparkling fairy lights. Started in 1998 our holiday light event has grown in size year by year and offers a fun experience for young and old....

Date: Saturday 18 December to Sunday 9 January
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack at the Filter Room

Mack at the Filter Room

Join Mack at one of the premium ale and cider houses in the Bay and order from a menu packed with plenty of options as you treat yourself to a taste sensation from the wide range of locally crafted beers and ciders. Enjoy Mack's excellent acoustic stylings, influenced by blues, funk, flamenco and...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Sunday 19 December
Where:
The Filter Room, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

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

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 21 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic

Hawkes Bay Comedy Open Mic Nights provide budding comedians with a safe place to strut their stuff, and experienced comics a place to try new material. Come and see the best comics from Hawkes Bay and visiting from around the world. If you want to have a go, please contact us through the Hawkes Bay...

Date: Tuesday 21 September to Tuesday 21 December
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Friends! The Musical Parody

Friends! The Musical Parody

So, no one told you life was gonna be this way! Not even Phoebe with all her psychic connections could have foretold the events of the past 12 months. In the words of Joey, “how you doin'?” We hope you’re ready to laugh again. We sure are. So Friends! The Musical Parody, the outrageous...

Date: Wednesday 22 December
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack and The Three Wise Birds

Mack and The Three Wise Birds

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 24 April
Where:
Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Cape Estate - Boxing Day Festival 2021

Cape Estate - Boxing Day Festival 2021

Iconic to the Hawke’s Bay social calendar, the Boxing Day Festival returns for its sixth occasion to Cape Estate in 2021. The festival delivers the best in Hawke’s Bay hospitality and entertainment drawing together family and friends in an open-air garden stage setting to bring you a memorable...

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

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Free
Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans was born in Birmingham, 1878, the second eldest in a family of eleven children. At the age of nine, Lewis contracted poliomyelitis (polio) a muscle-wasting illness. His lower body paralysed, he was for the rest of his life dependent on a bath chair, (similar to a wheel chair) for...

Date: Friday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Mep Plumbing

Mep Plumbing

We are a reliable, hard-working family business, with over 25 years’ experience in the industry. Experienced team of plumbers in Napier & Hastings. Here at MEP Plumbing (HB) Ltd we provide a wide range of plumbing services. For more information on us check out our website.

Date: Friday 31 December
Where:
Hastings Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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January 2022

Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business

A Bloody Business: the history of five Hawke’s Bay freezing works explores the effect the frozen meat processing industry had on the socio-economics of the Hawke’s Bay region using as illustration five significant meat works: Tomoana (1884), Hawke’s Bay & North British (1887), Thomas...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu

This exhibition shows a history of people and places of Ngāti Kahungunu, telling stories of their time and the events that shaped Te Matau-a-Māui into the region of Hawke’s Bay, events that also helped to shape Aotearoa into New Zealand. Kahungunu was a peaceful man, a producer, provider,...

Date: Monday 20 September to Saturday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 20 September to Wednesday 2 February
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack at Gods Own

Mack at Gods Own

Mack is always rapt to spend the afternoon at one of his favourite venues, GodsOwn Brewery. Grab a beer and join him as your day winds to a close. About Fraser Mack Mack loves the connection between the audience and the music and he's developed a dynamic and distinctive sound influenced by...

Date: Sunday 24 October to Sunday 6 February
Where:
GodsOwn Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fiesta of Lights

Fiesta of Lights

There's so much more to see at our celebrations. There are 56 dazzling light displays scattered along a tree-lined light trail surrounded by thousands of sparkling fairy lights. Started in 1998 our holiday light event has grown in size year by year and offers a fun experience for young and old....

Date: Saturday 18 December to Sunday 9 January
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Fiesta of Lights


Free
Fraser Mack at Hygge Cafe

Fraser Mack at Hygge Cafe

Come chill with Mack and check out a venue he has never played before! Should be a great day with lovely food and lovely people! See you there! About Hygge at Clifton Bay "hygge" - a Danish concept/atmosphere perhaps translated as embracing the mind or something that is good for the soul. ...

Date: Sunday 21 November to Sunday 6 March
Where:
Hygge at Clifton Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 15 February
Where:
Bluff Hill Bowling Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seasons Art Class for Adult Beginner to Improver

Seasons Art Class for Adult Beginner to Improver

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Wednesday 6 October to Wednesday 16 February
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Friday 8 October to Friday 18 February
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Glitter Boomb - Burlesque Show

Glitter Boomb - Burlesque Show

Glitter Boomb This show will be a supercharged spectacle for the senses. With different styles of burlesque to entertain your eyes like; classic, comedic, and something just a little bit different. With a seriously talented line up of performers, you won’t want to miss them take the stage! We...

Date: Friday 28 January
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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LOU'ANA Moonlight Madness Tour

LOU'ANA Moonlight Madness Tour

LOU’ANA Tāmaki Makaurau based artist with her seven-piece band are going on the road this summer to serve up her soul-funk grooves with a dose of Magick. Having carved a place for herself within Auckland’s vibrant music community over the past 7 years. Lou’ana’s voice carries the...

Date: Saturday 29 January
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack and The Three Wise Birds

Mack and The Three Wise Birds

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 24 April
Where:
Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mack and The Three Wise Birds


February 2022

Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 20 September to Wednesday 2 February
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Tuesday 5 October to Tuesday 15 February
Where:
Bluff Hill Bowling Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers


Seasons Art Class for Adult Beginner to Improver

Seasons Art Class for Adult Beginner to Improver

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Wednesday 6 October to Wednesday 16 February
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Seasons Art Class for Beginners to Improvers

Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint? Do you want to improve your skills? We incorporate a happy, relaxed feel to our friendly, fun, easy step-by-step lessons, providing not just a high level of tuition to help develop potential artists, but a bubbly social gathering that all our...

Date: Friday 8 October to Friday 18 February
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack at Gods Own

Mack at Gods Own

Mack is always rapt to spend the afternoon at one of his favourite venues, GodsOwn Brewery. Grab a beer and join him as your day winds to a close. About Fraser Mack Mack loves the connection between the audience and the music and he's developed a dynamic and distinctive sound influenced by...

Date: Sunday 24 October to Sunday 6 February
Where:
GodsOwn Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Clash Tribute Show - Combat Rock NZ Tour

Clash Tribute Show - Combat Rock NZ Tour

Aotearoa's Premier Clash Tribute Show, touring New Zealand in February 2022 celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the album "Combat Rock" and 20 years of Wazzo Clash, an authentic tribute to the legend that is, The Clash. A firm favourite on the local scene, the band don't pretend to be The Clash...

Date: Wednesday 16 February
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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East Coast Farming Expo 2022

East Coast Farming Expo 2022

The two-day event, which is hosted by Wairoa Community Development Trust, will be held at the Wairoa A&P showgrounds. Two days of interactive exhibits, seminars and demonstrations will give East Coast and Hawke’s Bay farming communities the opportunity to interact face-to-face with industry...

Date: Wednesday 23 February to Thursday 24 February
Where:
Wairoa A&P Showgrounds, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Puketapu Auction & Country Fair

Puketapu Auction & Country Fair

A genuine Country Fair and rural Auction set around a beautiful lake. It is a great family event with well-established trees for shade, ample seating and plentiful free parking. Entry is by Gold Coin donation. There are over 100 quality stalls and plenty of entertainment for children such as...

Date: Sunday 27 February
Where:
The Puketapu Lake, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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March 2022

Lorde

Lorde

For the first time in five years, Frontier Touring and Eccles Entertainment are thrilled to announce formidable pop queen Lorde will return to stages around New Zealand and Australia in February and March 2022. Kicking off in her native New Zealand on Sunday 27 February, Lorde’s Solar Power Tour...

Date: Wednesday 2 March
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jon Stevens - Noiseworks INXS collection - with The Narcs

Jon Stevens - Noiseworks INXS collection - with The Narcs

Jon Stevens is delighted to announce his Hawkes Bay concert has been rescheduled to Friday 4 March, with the venue switching to Black Barn, instead of Exhibition Hall at the Showgrounds. Tickets are selling fast at Plus1.co.nz and Blackbarn.com Fans can look forward to Jon and his band...

Date: Friday 4 March
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Fraser Mack at Hygge Cafe

Fraser Mack at Hygge Cafe

Come chill with Mack and check out a venue he has never played before! Should be a great day with lovely food and lovely people! See you there! About Hygge at Clifton Bay "hygge" - a Danish concept/atmosphere perhaps translated as embracing the mind or something that is good for the soul. ...

Date: Sunday 21 November to Sunday 6 March
Where:
Hygge at Clifton Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Trauma Based Behaviour

Trauma Based Behaviour

Professionals working in, and in partnership with schools will be familiar with the complex demands created by children and young people with challenging behaviours. Within this group, there is a subset of students who present as particularly complex. Many of these young people have experienced a...

Date: Tuesday 22 March
Where:
Napier War Memorial Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack and The Three Wise Birds

Mack and The Three Wise Birds

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 24 April
Where:
Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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April 2022

Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Extravaganza Fair

The Extravaganza Fair

Roll up. Roll up. Roll up! Welcome to Season 7 of New Zealand's largest and most fabulous travelling festival/fair! The Extravaganza Fair! The Extravaganza Fair is a community centred event with a creative and sustainable focus. It is a family affair, FREE ENTRY, fun day out with a full...

Date: Saturday 9 April to Sunday 10 April
Where:
Havelock North Domain, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Kevin Bloody Wilson F.U.P.C NZ Tour

Kevin Bloody Wilson F.U.P.C NZ Tour

The outrageously funny Kevin Bloody Wilson returns to NZ, bringing Kiwi’s another side-splitting dose of his original fair-dinkum Aussie humour supported by Jenny Talia from Australia. Since releasing his first hugely popular album “Your Average Australian Yobbo” in 1984 and hit songs like...

Date: Monday 11 April
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Extravaganza Fair

The Extravaganza Fair

Roll up. Roll up. Roll up! Welcome to Season 7 of New Zealand's largest and most fabulous travelling festival/fair! The Extravaganza Fair! The Extravaganza Fair is a community centred event with a creative and sustainable focus. It is a family affair, FREE ENTRY, fun day out with a full...

Date: Friday 15 April to Monday 18 April
Where:
Anderson Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mack and The Three Wise Birds

Mack and The Three Wise Birds

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

Date: Sunday 26 September to Sunday 24 April
Where:
Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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May 2022

Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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June 2022

Free
Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere Parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun hold free, weekly, 5km timed events every Saturday at 8am at Flaxmere Park for you to run, walk, or jog at your preferred pace. We welcome all ages, people with dogs, children in prams or strollers, people in wheelchairs, visually handicapped, everyone who is capable of...

Date: Saturday 25 September to Saturday 18 June
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The World of Musicals

The World of Musicals

The Musical Gala with an International cast brings London’s West End and New York’s Broadway to New Zealand for the first time. The World of Musicals brings the very best of Musical theatre to life. This incredible production is a wonderful revue of all your favourite musical theatre...

Date: Tuesday 21 June
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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World of Musicals

World of Musicals

The World of Musicals Concert has graced stages across the globe and features a world-class ensemble of multi-talented performing artists who exquisitely recreate classic hits, fused with emotive ballads, big-screen anthems and iconic show tunes. From the best of “The Phantom of the Opera”...

Date: Tuesday 21 June
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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World of Musicals

World of Musicals

The World of Musicals Concert has graced stages across the globe and features a world-class ensemble of multi-talented performing artists who exquisitely recreate classic hits, fused with emotive ballads, big-screen anthems and iconic show tunes. From the best of “The Phantom of the Opera”...

Date: Wednesday 22 June
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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August 2022

Hawke's Bay Go Green Expo 2022

Hawke's Bay Go Green Expo 2022

Free tickets available online on Eventbrite. Free parking available at the venue. New Zealand’s Largest Green Living & Sustainable Lifestyle Show! This is your one-stop shop for everything you need to live a sustainable life. Eco home/building, food and beverages, advisory services,...

Date: Saturday 20 August to Sunday 21 August
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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