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June 2024

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: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
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: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 24 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition


Free
Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories brings together some weird and wonderful objects from the Hawke’s Bay’s Museums Trust’s collection. Held within these objects are some truly great narratives, stories that go beyond ornamentation to offer a fascinating view of our heritage. Some of these stories...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 13 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Eye Spy: Curious Stories


Free
Gabby O’Connor:  All the Colours - All the Light

Gabby O’Connor: All the Colours - All the Light

In the Antarctic, moisture particles in the air can freeze and act as tiny prisms, reflecting a rainbow of light that creates twinkling clouds known as ‘diamond dust’. Gabby O’Connor uses theatre lighting gels to create a large geometric form which will transform the front foyer into an...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 1 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Gabby O’Connor: All the Colours - All the Light


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: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 30 June
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Pūrākau o Te Whenua

Pūrākau o Te Whenua

Pūrākau o Te Whenua explores the legends and tales of Te Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay. The special names given to hills, mountains, rivers, and streams of our region all tell a pūrākau (story) about the events and the people who lived on or near them. If you’ve ever wondered about the story...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Pūrākau o Te Whenua


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: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu


Free
Sione Faletau: Ata Moana

Sione Faletau: Ata Moana

'Moana' is a term deeply rooted in Pasifika and Māori communities, where its meaning is the vast expanse of the ocean, sea, and waterways. This installation marks a significant evolution in Sione Faletau’s artistic journey, merging the profound significance of the Moana with mirrors projection...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 4 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sione Faletau: Ata Moana


Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.


Free
Can You See Us Now? Jasmine Togo-brisby

Can You See Us Now? Jasmine Togo-brisby

Jasmine Togo-Brisby is a fourth-generation Australian South Sea Islander of Ni-Vanuatu ancestry. Her art practice is deeply engaged with the global legacies of the South Pacific slave trade and its passages through Moana-nui-a-Kiwa, the Pacific Ocean. Can you see us now? is a new sculptural...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 23 June
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Can You See Us Now? Jasmine Togo-brisby


Free
Foundations and Additions: Plans for The Heretaunga 100 Bloc

Foundations and Additions: Plans for The Heretaunga 100 Bloc

This exhibition presents a sample of the original architectural features and evolution of the Heretaunga streetscape, bringing together hand-drawn plans for a cluster of Art Deco buildings in central Hastings. Intersecting with the eastern edge of Russell Street, the Heretaunga Street 100 block...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 23 June
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Foundations and Additions: Plans for The Heretaunga 100 Bloc

Foundations and Additions: Plans for The Heretaunga 100 Bloc

This exhibition presents a sample of the original architectural features and evolution of the Heretaunga streetscape, bringing together hand-drawn plans for a cluster of Art Deco buildings in central Hastings. Intersecting with the eastern edge of Russell Street, the Heretaunga Street 100 block...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 23 June
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Foundations and Additions: Plans for The Heretaunga 100 Bloc


Free
Kelekele Mo‘ui - Living Soil - Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

Kelekele Mo‘ui - Living Soil - Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

3 May – 18 August 2024 Live performance: Wednesday 1 May, 10am - 4.30pm  Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil) centres on a live performance by artist Kalisolaite ‘Uhila. Developed following a residency in Heretaunga Hastings in mid-2023, the work responds to the ways in which people live off and...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 18 August
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kelekele Mo‘ui - Living Soil - Kalisolaite ‘Uhila


Free
Wharariki Exhibition by Garth Steeper

Wharariki Exhibition by Garth Steeper

Wharariki by Garth Steeper 7 - 27 June, 2024 New paintings at Boyd-Dunlop Gallery Garth Steeper is one of the quiet, consistent achievers in Aotearoa New Zealand painting. With diligence, an unwavering conviction and indefatigable stores of energy, he has worked tirelessly over the last two...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Thursday 27 June
Where:
Boyd-Dunlop Gallery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
One Day More

One Day More

An exhibition of Waipawa Musical & Dramatic Club history. The club has been entertaining Central Hawkes' Bay since 1898, with many shows ranging from musicals to dramas.

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 7 July
Where:
CHB Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - One Day More


Free
Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

3 May – 18 August 2024 Live performance: Wednesday 1 May, 10am - 4.30pm  Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil) centres on a live performance by artist Kalisolaite ‘Uhila. Developed following a residency in Heretaunga Hastings in mid-2023, the work responds to the ways in which people live off and...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 18 August
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila


Free
Storytime

Storytime

Storytime When: Tuesdays, 11am Where: Taradale Library Storytime is a half-hour - forty-five-minute programme of songs and various picture books from our collection being read. Some of our Storytimes are themed and either a craft or an activity accompanies them. Suitable for preschoolers and...

Date: Tuesday 18 June to Tuesday 2 July
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Storytime


Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors is a horror comedy rock musical with music by Alan Menken and lyrics and a book by Howard Ashman. The story follows a hapless florist shop worker, Seymour, who raises a plant that feeds on human blood and flesh. The music, composed by Menken in the style of early 1960s rock...

Date: Wednesday 19 June to Saturday 29 June
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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100 Years of Unison at the Faraday Museum

100 Years of Unison at the Faraday Museum

Explore Unison's history through stories and items from the community, and see its growth and key milestones over the past century. Unison is celebrating its 100th anniversary, marking a century of service to Hawke's Bay and beyond. Founded on 19 June, 1924 as the Hawke's Bay Electric Power...

Date: Friday 21 June to Monday 29 July
Where:
The Faraday Museum of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 100 Years of Unison at the Faraday Museum


R18
NGHS presents the Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2024

NGHS presents the Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2024

Join us for the Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2024, Napier Girls’ High School’s annual fundraiser. The exhibition will feature over 300 artworks for $1300 or less with some very special pieces priced up to $5000. The artworks presented are by professional artists from around New...

Date: Friday 21 June
Where:
Napier Girls' High School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - NGHS presents the Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2024


Free
KARE: Matariki Creative Exhibition

KARE: Matariki Creative Exhibition

Step into the boundless realm of KARE, our annual Matariki exhibition bursting with boldness and diversity. In a creative landscape often constrained by repetition, KARE emerges as a multi-layered karanga, beckoning all to explore its limitless depths. At its heart lies our foundational Matariki...

Date: Friday 21 June to Thursday 18 July
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - KARE: Matariki Creative Exhibition


Free
Whāngai Rangatira: A Hue Showcase

Whāngai Rangatira: A Hue Showcase

A first-of-its-kind exhibition - 20 Hue (Gourd) scattered across Aotearoa unite in creative tribute to Rangatira, Phil Belcher, honouring celestial and ancestral knowledge. Sixteen creatives from across Aotearoa have adorned hue that were grown by and under the guidance of Phil Belcher, will be...

Date: Friday 21 June to Thursday 18 July
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Whāngai Rangatira: A Hue Showcase


Free
Maggie Cocco at The Urban Winery

Maggie Cocco at The Urban Winery

Acclaimed American Musician Maggie Cocco to Perform Free Show at The Urban Winery, Napier Napier, [May 6th, 2024]: Maggie Cocco, the acclaimed singer-songwriter known for her otherworldly voice and captivating performances is set to enchant audiences with an intimate acoustic show at The Urban...

Date: Friday 21 June
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Winter Disco

Winter Disco

Disco is a genre of dance music and a subculture that emerged in the 1970s from the United States' urban nightlife scene. Its sound is typified by four-on-the-floor beats, syncopated basslines, string sections, brass and horns, electric piano, synthesizers, and electric rhythm guitars. Wikipedia...

Date: Friday 21 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Glow Back to the 80's

Glow Back to the 80's

Not Just a gig, come and be transported back into the 80's in a charming historic building on Napier Hill. The Old Mill is an enchanting experience of its own, combined with our themed flare, be prepared to be fully immersed. Indulge all your senses beginning with your taste buds via a special...

Date: Saturday 22 June
Where:
The Old Mill, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Smokefreerockquest Hawkes Bay Regional Final

Smokefreerockquest Hawkes Bay Regional Final

The Hawkes Bay Regional Final of Smokefreerockquest, New Zealand's nationwide, live, original music, youth event giving young musicians the opportunity to perform live in a professional setting, in venues from Northland to Southland. Smokefreerockquest 2024, powered by Rockshop, aims to motivate...

Date: Saturday 22 June
Where:
Toitoi - Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Smokefreerockquest Hawkes Bay Regional Final


This Is Latino

This Is Latino

Join us for our Fiesta Latina , (Latin Dance Party ) with Dj CoCo and Sadhoo (Wellington), the very best of latino pulsating rhythms and Beats and plenty of salsa music too. Evening will start with a pre party Milonga -6pm -8pm - Cash Bar on the night , the main event from 8pm. We can't wait to...

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

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Free
Hb Orchestra Presents Concertmaster Yanghe Yu In Recital

Hb Orchestra Presents Concertmaster Yanghe Yu In Recital

Concertmaster Yanghe Yu in recital with pianist Rosemary Song performing Tartini Violin Sonata in G minor 'Devil's Trill', Bach Sonata No.3 in C major, and Brahms Violin Sonata No.2 in A major. This is a koha concert - donations are welcome at the door.

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

Read more » - Hb Orchestra Presents Concertmaster Yanghe Yu In Recital


Maggie Cocco's Science for Sociopaths wsg Kitty Day

Maggie Cocco's Science for Sociopaths wsg Kitty Day

Fans of indie music rejoice as Maggie Cocco's Science for Sociopaths announces their performance at The Cabana in Napier, New Zealand. On June 23rd, music aficionados in Napier and beyond will have the chance to experience the American singer-songwriter's unique sound. Maggie Cocco, the creative...

Date: Sunday 23 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Maggie Cocco's Science for Sociopaths wsg Kitty Day


Free
Baby Bounce

Baby Bounce

Baby Bounce When: Tuesdays, 10am Where: Taradale Library When: Fridays, 10am Where: Napier Library Baby Bounce is a half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and noisy, wiggly, bouncy, fun. Suitable for children aged 0-2 years and their parents/caregivers.

Date: Tuesday 25 June
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Book Chat Group

Flaxmere Book Chat Group

Flaxmere Book Chat Group meets at Flaxmere Library every second Tuesday, 10.30 - 11.30am. All welcome! You can also check out our Readers' Blog to read some reviews of books enjoyed by the group. We may take photos or video recording during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Tuesday 25 June to Tuesday 20 August
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Flaxmere Book Chat Group


Free
Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist

Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist

Rita Angus is one of New Zealand’s most important 20th-century artists. She was fundamental to the establishment of a distinctive, modern school of art in New Zealand. Over a period of 40 years, Angus produced a remarkable body of work. MTG is delighted to host this exhibition which brings...

Date: Friday 28 June to Sunday 25 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist


Matariki Time Travel at the Faraday Museum

Matariki Time Travel at the Faraday Museum

This Matariki weekend, embark on a journey through time and space at the Faraday Museum, where adventure awaits at every turn! Step into the Tardis-like mind-bending Infinity Room, feel the hair-raising thrills of our Van de Graaff Generator, witness the electrifying spectacle of the Tesla Coil,...

Date: Friday 28 June
Where:
The Faraday Museum of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Matariki Time Travel at the Faraday Museum


Matariki Weekend Mid Winter Fest - Metal Bands, Dj's, + more

Matariki Weekend Mid Winter Fest - Metal Bands, Dj's, + more

Matariki Weekend mid Winter Fest - Metal Bands, Djs, and More This Piece Eclectic Line up Consists of 4 Metal Bands, a Rock Opera and Then 2 of the Bays Best Dj's to Finish off the Night On the Line up Is: Bands: Realthentic Queen Sheba P.N.A Total Disarray Rock/metal Opera: Simone ...

Date: Friday 28 June
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Matariki Weekend Mid Winter Fest - Metal Bands, Dj's, + more


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Heroes & Villains - Altitude Aerials Napier Showcase

Heroes & Villains - Altitude Aerials Napier Showcase

We're excited to announce our next showcase - Heroes & Villains. Tickets are out now! Get ready for a clash of titans, a battle between good and evil, as we present our next showcase - Heroes and Villains! Our performers have been crafting their routines to leave you wowed. Jaw-dropping stunts,...

Date: Friday 28 June
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Heroes & Villains - Altitude Aerials Napier Showcase


Jarred Fell: CANCELLED

Jarred Fell: CANCELLED

Award-winning Comedian Magician is back and on the road ! Hitting the most random of places but purely for you! You may have seen Jarred on American TV featuring on NBC’s ‘Bring The Funny’ where he got to the semi finals or even on local telly over the years on the NZ Comedy Gala’s on TV...

Date: Friday 28 June
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Jarred Fell: CANCELLED


Model Expo

Model Expo

Displays of models and model-making from Hawkes Bay and the central North Island, as well as board games, wargaming, and Warhammer club activities. There will be retail sales from Boathouse Collectables, as well as a display from Hawkes Bay Model Marine. In the adjacent gymnasium the Radio Control...

Date: Saturday 29 June to Sunday 30 June
Where:
Napier Boys' High School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Emotions FDS Midyear Show

Emotions FDS Midyear Show

Presenting "Emotions in Motion" Floorless Dance Studios Midyear showcase. With a dynamic mix of Lyrical, Acro, Hip-hop, and Jazz, "Emotions in Motions" promises to be an unforgettable evening of dance and storytelling. Come prepared to be moved and inspired as our dancers bring their passion and...

Date: Saturday 29 June
Where:
Toitoi - Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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A Musical Afternoon of Fireworks

A Musical Afternoon of Fireworks

Joining together for a musical concert celebrating an Afternoon of Fireworks are the Napier Technical Memorial Band, Napier Tech Junior Band and the HB Community Orchestra. This concert will initially showcase each group separately before a grand finale of the Tech Band and Community Orchestra...

Date: Sunday 30 June
Where:
Napier Salvation Army Citadel, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - A Musical Afternoon of Fireworks


July 2024

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: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Waka Kōrero Māori Exhibition


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: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 24 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition


Free
Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist

Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist

Rita Angus is one of New Zealand’s most important 20th-century artists. She was fundamental to the establishment of a distinctive, modern school of art in New Zealand. Over a period of 40 years, Angus produced a remarkable body of work. MTG is delighted to host this exhibition which brings...

Date: Friday 28 June to Sunday 25 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist


Free
Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories brings together some weird and wonderful objects from the Hawke’s Bay’s Museums Trust’s collection. Held within these objects are some truly great narratives, stories that go beyond ornamentation to offer a fascinating view of our heritage. Some of these stories...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 13 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Eye Spy: Curious Stories


Free
Gabby O’Connor:  All the Colours - All the Light

Gabby O’Connor: All the Colours - All the Light

In the Antarctic, moisture particles in the air can freeze and act as tiny prisms, reflecting a rainbow of light that creates twinkling clouds known as ‘diamond dust’. Gabby O’Connor uses theatre lighting gels to create a large geometric form which will transform the front foyer into an...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 1 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Gabby O’Connor: All the Colours - All the Light


Free
Pūrākau o Te Whenua

Pūrākau o Te Whenua

Pūrākau o Te Whenua explores the legends and tales of Te Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay. The special names given to hills, mountains, rivers, and streams of our region all tell a pūrākau (story) about the events and the people who lived on or near them. If you’ve ever wondered about the story...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Pūrākau o Te Whenua


100 Years of Unison at the Faraday Museum

100 Years of Unison at the Faraday Museum

Explore Unison's history through stories and items from the community, and see its growth and key milestones over the past century. Unison is celebrating its 100th anniversary, marking a century of service to Hawke's Bay and beyond. Founded on 19 June, 1924 as the Hawke's Bay Electric Power...

Date: Friday 21 June to Monday 29 July
Where:
The Faraday Museum of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 100 Years of Unison at the Faraday Museum


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: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu


Free
Sione Faletau: Ata Moana

Sione Faletau: Ata Moana

'Moana' is a term deeply rooted in Pasifika and Māori communities, where its meaning is the vast expanse of the ocean, sea, and waterways. This installation marks a significant evolution in Sione Faletau’s artistic journey, merging the profound significance of the Moana with mirrors projection...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 4 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sione Faletau: Ata Moana


Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.


Free
Kelekele Mo‘ui - Living Soil - Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

Kelekele Mo‘ui - Living Soil - Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

3 May – 18 August 2024 Live performance: Wednesday 1 May, 10am - 4.30pm  Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil) centres on a live performance by artist Kalisolaite ‘Uhila. Developed following a residency in Heretaunga Hastings in mid-2023, the work responds to the ways in which people live off and...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 18 August
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kelekele Mo‘ui - Living Soil - Kalisolaite ‘Uhila


Free
One Day More

One Day More

An exhibition of Waipawa Musical & Dramatic Club history. The club has been entertaining Central Hawkes' Bay since 1898, with many shows ranging from musicals to dramas.

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 7 July
Where:
CHB Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - One Day More


Free
Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

3 May – 18 August 2024 Live performance: Wednesday 1 May, 10am - 4.30pm  Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil) centres on a live performance by artist Kalisolaite ‘Uhila. Developed following a residency in Heretaunga Hastings in mid-2023, the work responds to the ways in which people live off and...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 18 August
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila


Free
KARE: Matariki Creative Exhibition

KARE: Matariki Creative Exhibition

Step into the boundless realm of KARE, our annual Matariki exhibition bursting with boldness and diversity. In a creative landscape often constrained by repetition, KARE emerges as a multi-layered karanga, beckoning all to explore its limitless depths. At its heart lies our foundational Matariki...

Date: Friday 21 June to Thursday 18 July
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - KARE: Matariki Creative Exhibition


Free
Whāngai Rangatira: A Hue Showcase

Whāngai Rangatira: A Hue Showcase

A first-of-its-kind exhibition - 20 Hue (Gourd) scattered across Aotearoa unite in creative tribute to Rangatira, Phil Belcher, honouring celestial and ancestral knowledge. Sixteen creatives from across Aotearoa have adorned hue that were grown by and under the guidance of Phil Belcher, will be...

Date: Friday 21 June to Thursday 18 July
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Whāngai Rangatira: A Hue Showcase


Free
Storytime

Storytime

Storytime When: Tuesdays, 11am Where: Taradale Library Storytime is a half-hour - forty-five-minute programme of songs and various picture books from our collection being read. Some of our Storytimes are themed and either a craft or an activity accompanies them. Suitable for preschoolers and...

Date: Tuesday 18 June to Tuesday 2 July
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hollie Smith 'The Bones Tour' II - Small Hall Sessions

Hollie Smith 'The Bones Tour' II - Small Hall Sessions

Tuesday July 2nd - Wairoa War Memorial Hall Wednesday July 3rd - Onga Onga Town Hall (SOLD OUT) Thursday July 4th - Puketapu Community Community Hall (SOLD OUT) Hollie Smith Announces Exclusive "The Bones Tour II" Solo and Intimate run of shows this Winter. Renowned singer-songwriter...

Date: Tuesday 2 July to Thursday 4 July
Where:
War Memorial Hall, Wairoa, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Nurse Georgie Carroll Sista Flo 2.0

Nurse Georgie Carroll Sista Flo 2.0

Nurse Georgie is just what the doctor ordered. As seen on Britain’s Got Talent 2023, winner of ‘Best Comedy Show' at the Adelaide Fringe Festival and following a sell-out season at the Edinburgh Fringe and a sell-out Australian and UK tour, don’t miss Nurse Georgie Carroll as she brings...

Date: Thursday 4 July
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hukarere Girls' College Kapa Haka ā Whare

Hukarere Girls' College Kapa Haka ā Whare

Hukarere Girls' College presents their annual Kapa Haka ā whare festival. A afternoon of cultral festivities and performances.

Date: Friday 5 July
Where:
Peak Vision Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies

The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies

The Ceremony in the Air is a network of paintings by Pip Davies, strung together in a cloak-like embrace. The work comprises twenty-three acrylic paintings on fabric, with patterns determined upon a geometric formwork of ‘Einstein tiles’. The recently discovered Einstein tile is a...

Date: Saturday 6 July to Saturday 5 October
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Rita Angus: Floor Talk with Curator Lizzie Bisley

Rita Angus: Floor Talk with Curator Lizzie Bisley

Learn what shaped Rita Angus’ unique vision in association with the exhibition, Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist, developed and toured by Te Papa Tongarewa. Rita Angus, one of Aotearoa New Zealand’s most iconic 20th century artists, has an important place in our collective imagination. Hers...

Date: Saturday 6 July
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Drag B-I-N-G-O Napier - with Anita Wigl'it!

Drag B-I-N-G-O Napier - with Anita Wigl'it!

Join Anita Wigl'it (from 'RuPaul's Drag Race') as she plays with her balls! Enjoy three competitive rounds, a drag show and lots of laughs over an hour and half! Doors 7pm Balls drop 7:30pm - approx 8:30/9pm Please note that customers will be sat at shared tables.

Date: Saturday 6 July
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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UB40 Tribute

UB40 Tribute

Get ready to jam to the soulful sounds of one of the most influential reggae bands of all time Groove along to all of their biggest hits, red red wine, Kingston town, homely girl, cherry oh baby and much more

Date: Saturday 6 July
Where:
Leopard Hotel, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Taku Wahine Purotu

Taku Wahine Purotu

This event is a graduation show night of the Kohine purotu and Hine Purotu programmes. This is a Matariki themed night where you will witness 20 Kohine Purotu (18-25yrs) and 36 Hine Purotu (5-13yrs) perform waiata, haka, cat walking, performing arts and most importantly witness the confidence,...

Date: Sunday 7 July
Where:
Toitoi - Functions on Hastings, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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World of Musicals

World of Musicals

Presented by: Rokitz Entertainment. Following a sell out 2022 New Zealand tour - The World of Musicals in Concert Returns to New Zealand in 2024 featuring an all new show. The World of Musicals in Concert has graced stages across the globe and features a world-class ensemble of multi-talented...

Date: Monday 8 July
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Book Chat Group

Flaxmere Book Chat Group

Flaxmere Book Chat Group meets at Flaxmere Library every second Tuesday, 10.30 - 11.30am. All welcome! You can also check out our Readers' Blog to read some reviews of books enjoyed by the group. We may take photos or video recording during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Tuesday 25 June to Tuesday 20 August
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Cine-Club 2nd Tuesday Most Months French Film/Eng Subtitles

Cine-Club 2nd Tuesday Most Months French Film/Eng Subtitles

On the second Tuesday of most months Association Française de ​Hawke's Bay shows a French language film at Event Cinema in Havelock North. Beach House Wines is one of our valued sponsors. We sell their wine by the glass at Cine-Club. Your admission includes nibbles of "des baguette et des...

Date: Tuesday 9 July
Where:
Events Cinema Havelock North, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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3 Tenors Tribute to Mario Lanza

3 Tenors Tribute to Mario Lanza

Deemed the greatest voice of the 20th century, our tenors pay tribute to Mario Lanza singing his passionate love songs. Featuring: Bonaventure Allan-Moetaua Benjamin Makisi Derek Hill Karl Perigo Amanda Atlas Accompanied by Paul Carnegie-Jones NZ Tour 4 Jul – 5 Aug Concerts start 11am General...

Date: Wednesday 10 July
Where:
Equippers Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Doors Live

The Doors Live

The Doors LIVE keep the magical legends of The Doors alive with authenticity. Europe's best tribute... everything else is bollocks! Enjoy being transported back in time as all the favourite hits from The Doors are performed in a 2.5-hour show. The setlist includes - Light My Fire, Break...

Date: Friday 12 July
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Artist talks: Kalisolaite ‘Uhila and Rob George

Artist talks: Kalisolaite ‘Uhila and Rob George

Join Kalisolaite ‘Uhila and Rob George in conversation with gallery Director Sophie Davis as they reflect on Uhila’s performance and exhibition Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil). George and ‘Uhila will discuss the scope of their collaboration around Uhila’s work at Te Whare Toi o Heretaunga...

Date: Saturday 13 July
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Music Society Concert

Hastings Music Society Concert

Remaining concerts for the 2024 year 9th June Youth: Musicians and vocalists 14th July Musicians, vocalists, groups 11th August Musicians, vocalists 8th September Bay Cities Symphonic Band 13th October Fours Company 10th November Musicians, vocalist and groups

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

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Magic Men - Feel The Magic Tour

Magic Men - Feel The Magic Tour

We’re coming back to NZ in 2024!! Worldwide sensation - the MAGIC MEN AUSTRALIA are coming your way! Australia’s most anticipated men are heating up the town Magic Men’s “FEEL THE MAGIC” showcases it’s most talented men in a heart-stopping live performance. Featuring Will Parfitt, this...

Date: Tuesday 16 July
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Badjelly the Witch Glow Show

Badjelly the Witch Glow Show

Badjelly the Witch, the much-loved, utterly loony Spike Milligan classic, is this year’s Glow Show!   Nearly 100,000 Kiwi kids, parents and educators have seen a Glow Show; come and join the fun with the frolicking, witchy-poo, super-fun Badjelly the Witch!   The brilliantly nonsensical tale is...

Date: Wednesday 17 July
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Badjelly the Witch Glow Show

Badjelly the Witch Glow Show

Badjelly the Witch, the much-loved, utterly loony Spike Milligan classic, is this year’s Glow Show!   Nearly 100,000 Kiwi kids, parents and educators have seen a Glow Show; come and join the fun with the frolicking, witchy-poo, super-fun Badjelly the Witch!   The brilliantly nonsensical...

Date: Thursday 18 July
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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A Taste of Ireland

A Taste of Ireland

Hot off its Off-Broadway premiere, ‘A Taste of Ireland―The Irish Music & Dance Sensation’ hits stages across New Zealand, performing the show that has entertained thousands around the globe. Laugh, cry and jig into the night with a production that is Celtic, for this generation. Performed by...

Date: Thursday 18 July
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Keeping Up Appearances

Keeping Up Appearances

Welcome to the wonderful world of Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced Bookay, if you will) and her unusual family and 'friends'. The action is centred around a church hall where social climber Hyacinth is showing her new painting “Willows by Moonlight” at the local art exhibition. At the same time...

Date: Thursday 18 July to Saturday 27 July
Where:
Waipukurau Little Theatre, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Did That Just Happen? - Improv Comedy Show

Did That Just Happen? - Improv Comedy Show

Join Hawke’s Bay premier Improv Comedy company Flaming Mojo for a rollercoaster ride of hilarity where our performers create a series of scenes totally made up on the spot. You have no idea what’s coming next, and neither have they. “Expect the unexpected” is our improvisers motto, as...

Date: Friday 19 July
Where:
Toitoi - Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Club Burlesque

Club Burlesque

Take our hand and let us whisk you away from reality in a whirlwind of glamour, feathers, magic and sparkly seduction. Join New Zealand’s most shimmering, shimmying, spectacular date night sensations, Club Burlesque for an evening of glamour and allure. Starring New Zealand’s most...

Date: Friday 19 July
Where:
Toitoi - Functions on Hastings, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Ding Dong Sing Song Pub Quiz Games Night Costume Party

The Ding Dong Sing Song Pub Quiz Games Night Costume Party

FOOSH presents The Ding Dong Sing Song Pub Quiz Games Night Costume Party We’ve taken everyone’s favourite party/pub activities and wrapped them up into one crazy, hilarious, slightly inappropriate night! Part costume party, part sing-along, part pub quiz, part games night - it's...

Date: Saturday 20 July
Where:
Toitoi - Functions on Hastings, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Chris Parker

Chris Parker

After hosting the Laugh Your A** Off Allstars show in 2023, Chris Parker is back with his new hit solo show GIVE ME ONE GOOD REASON WHY I SHOULDN’T THROW MY PHONE OFF THIS BRIDGE. It was seeing a sponsored post for 'exercise shorts with a built-in jockstrap' that Chris Parker felt he had...

Date: Saturday 20 July
Where:
Toitoi - Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Creedence Clearwater Collective

Creedence Clearwater Collective

We invite you to join us for a night of Creedence Clearwater Revival and John Fogerty, as we celebrate the music of one of the world’s most iconic bands – from the songs they wrote, to the songs covered, to the songs they wrote for others. From their album debut in 1968 to their last album...

Date: Monday 22 July
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

This exhibition launches a new biennial programme of contemporary art commissions, supported by a partnership between Te Whare Toi o Heretaunga Hastings Art Gallery and the Gwen Malden Charitable Trust. Four Hawke’s Bay artists, Leslie Falls, Nephi Tupaea (Ngāti Koata, Ngāti Tiipa, Ngāti...

Date: Saturday 27 July to Saturday 2 November
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Ed Byrne: Tragedy Plus Time

Ed Byrne: Tragedy Plus Time

From the quote attributed to Mark Twain, humour is defined as Tragedy Plus Time. Come and join Ed as he tests that formula by mining the most tragic event in his life for laughs. Edinburgh Fringe 2023 was a bumper five-star review year for Ed. They came in thick and fast alongside outstanding...

Date: Saturday 27 July
Where:
Toitoi - Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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August 2024

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: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
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: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 24 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist

Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist

Rita Angus is one of New Zealand’s most important 20th-century artists. She was fundamental to the establishment of a distinctive, modern school of art in New Zealand. Over a period of 40 years, Angus produced a remarkable body of work. MTG is delighted to host this exhibition which brings...

Date: Friday 28 June to Sunday 25 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories brings together some weird and wonderful objects from the Hawke’s Bay’s Museums Trust’s collection. Held within these objects are some truly great narratives, stories that go beyond ornamentation to offer a fascinating view of our heritage. Some of these stories...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 13 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Gabby O’Connor:  All the Colours - All the Light

Gabby O’Connor: All the Colours - All the Light

In the Antarctic, moisture particles in the air can freeze and act as tiny prisms, reflecting a rainbow of light that creates twinkling clouds known as ‘diamond dust’. Gabby O’Connor uses theatre lighting gels to create a large geometric form which will transform the front foyer into an...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 1 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Pūrākau o Te Whenua

Pūrākau o Te Whenua

Pūrākau o Te Whenua explores the legends and tales of Te Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay. The special names given to hills, mountains, rivers, and streams of our region all tell a pūrākau (story) about the events and the people who lived on or near them. If you’ve ever wondered about the story...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
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: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Sione Faletau: Ata Moana

Sione Faletau: Ata Moana

'Moana' is a term deeply rooted in Pasifika and Māori communities, where its meaning is the vast expanse of the ocean, sea, and waterways. This installation marks a significant evolution in Sione Faletau’s artistic journey, merging the profound significance of the Moana with mirrors projection...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 4 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kelekele Mo‘ui - Living Soil - Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

Kelekele Mo‘ui - Living Soil - Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

3 May – 18 August 2024 Live performance: Wednesday 1 May, 10am - 4.30pm  Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil) centres on a live performance by artist Kalisolaite ‘Uhila. Developed following a residency in Heretaunga Hastings in mid-2023, the work responds to the ways in which people live off and...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 18 August
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila

3 May – 18 August 2024 Live performance: Wednesday 1 May, 10am - 4.30pm  Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil) centres on a live performance by artist Kalisolaite ‘Uhila. Developed following a residency in Heretaunga Hastings in mid-2023, the work responds to the ways in which people live off and...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 18 August
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kelekele Mo‘ui (Living Soil): Kalisolaite ‘Uhila


Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

This exhibition launches a new biennial programme of contemporary art commissions, supported by a partnership between Te Whare Toi o Heretaunga Hastings Art Gallery and the Gwen Malden Charitable Trust. Four Hawke’s Bay artists, Leslie Falls, Nephi Tupaea (Ngāti Koata, Ngāti Tiipa, Ngāti...

Date: Saturday 27 July to Saturday 2 November
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies

The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies

The Ceremony in the Air is a network of paintings by Pip Davies, strung together in a cloak-like embrace. The work comprises twenty-three acrylic paintings on fabric, with patterns determined upon a geometric formwork of ‘Einstein tiles’. The recently discovered Einstein tile is a...

Date: Saturday 6 July to Saturday 5 October
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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UB40 experience.

UB40 experience.

Cougan Renata brings you the ultimate UB40 experience, get ready to jam to the soulful sounds of one of the world's most influential reggae bands ever. Cougan performs all the great hits from this iconic band. The night concludes with a mixture of dance hits from various artists. This is a show...

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

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Open Call Competition 2024

Open Call Competition 2024

Welcome to the 2024 Open Call Competition! Performers from all areas and genres have applied, and they’re ready to take on the stage! We have gathered another epic variety of performers, ready to dazzle us under the spotlights. They will bring their best act to the Paisley Stage stage where our...

Date: Saturday 3 August
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Book Chat Group

Flaxmere Book Chat Group

Flaxmere Book Chat Group meets at Flaxmere Library every second Tuesday, 10.30 - 11.30am. All welcome! You can also check out our Readers' Blog to read some reviews of books enjoyed by the group. We may take photos or video recording during events and programmes which may be used in Council...

Date: Tuesday 25 June to Tuesday 20 August
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Booze & Craic: A Night Of Irish & Scottish Comedy

Booze & Craic: A Night Of Irish & Scottish Comedy

Finally! Booze and Craic returns to The Cabana! The last 2 shows sold out as has every one of them since so grab your tickets fast Irish comedian, Alan McElroy (RNZ's The Panel) will a host a hilarious line up of talent from the auld countries! “Excellent Irish story teller performing a...

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

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Hastings Music Society Concert

Hastings Music Society Concert

Remaining concerts for the 2024 year 9th June Youth: Musicians and vocalists 14th July Musicians, vocalists, groups 11th August Musicians, vocalists 8th September Bay Cities Symphonic Band 13th October Fours Company 10th November Musicians, vocalist and groups

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

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Absolute BOWIE Tribute

Absolute BOWIE Tribute

Absolute BOWIE Tribute. This show has been selling out venues for the past 5 years. On hold during COVID and CYCLONES ..now ready to rock. A 7 piece Band. With support by the PUKES. Rock n Roll …..CASH to the CLASH !! REVIEW from August 11th /2023 Concert: "Review Fri night ! "Awesome night. The...

Date: Friday 16 August
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bjorn Again! Waterloo Anniversary Tour

Bjorn Again! Waterloo Anniversary Tour

Celebrate 50 years of ABBA's iconic victory with Bjorn Again's Waterloo Anniversary Tour! Experience the magic of the Swedish superstars as the world's premier ABBA tribute band takes you on a journey through their timeless hits. From "Waterloo" to "Dancing Queen," immerse yourself in the...

Date: Friday 23 August
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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September 2024

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: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
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: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 24 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition


Free
Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories brings together some weird and wonderful objects from the Hawke’s Bay’s Museums Trust’s collection. Held within these objects are some truly great narratives, stories that go beyond ornamentation to offer a fascinating view of our heritage. Some of these stories...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 13 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Eye Spy: Curious Stories


Free
Gabby O’Connor:  All the Colours - All the Light

Gabby O’Connor: All the Colours - All the Light

In the Antarctic, moisture particles in the air can freeze and act as tiny prisms, reflecting a rainbow of light that creates twinkling clouds known as ‘diamond dust’. Gabby O’Connor uses theatre lighting gels to create a large geometric form which will transform the front foyer into an...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 1 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Gabby O’Connor: All the Colours - All the Light


Free
Pūrākau o Te Whenua

Pūrākau o Te Whenua

Pūrākau o Te Whenua explores the legends and tales of Te Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay. The special names given to hills, mountains, rivers, and streams of our region all tell a pūrākau (story) about the events and the people who lived on or near them. If you’ve ever wondered about the story...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Pūrākau o Te Whenua


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: Sunday 16 June to Monday 30 September
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Kuru Taonga: Voices of Kahungunu


Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.


Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

This exhibition launches a new biennial programme of contemporary art commissions, supported by a partnership between Te Whare Toi o Heretaunga Hastings Art Gallery and the Gwen Malden Charitable Trust. Four Hawke’s Bay artists, Leslie Falls, Nephi Tupaea (Ngāti Koata, Ngāti Tiipa, Ngāti...

Date: Saturday 27 July to Saturday 2 November
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art


Free
The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies

The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies

The Ceremony in the Air is a network of paintings by Pip Davies, strung together in a cloak-like embrace. The work comprises twenty-three acrylic paintings on fabric, with patterns determined upon a geometric formwork of ‘Einstein tiles’. The recently discovered Einstein tile is a...

Date: Saturday 6 July to Saturday 5 October
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies


Hastings Music Society Concert

Hastings Music Society Concert

Remaining concerts for the 2024 year 9th June Youth: Musicians and vocalists 14th July Musicians, vocalists, groups 11th August Musicians, vocalists 8th September Bay Cities Symphonic Band 13th October Fours Company 10th November Musicians, vocalist and groups

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

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The Gatsby Era

The Gatsby Era

Our singers and band transport you to the 20s and 30s with glamour, tap-dancing, elegant costumes and razzmatazz! Featuring: Susan Boland Russell Dixon Kelly Harris Isaac Pawson Mike Booth (Trumpet) Pete France (Saxophone) Hank Trenton (Bass) Grant Winterburn (Piano) NZ Tour 28 Aug...

Date: Wednesday 11 September
Where:
Equippers Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Ultimate Drag Show

The Ultimate Drag Show

Hawkes Bay, are you ready for the Ultimate Drag Show? Get ready to sashay, shante, and slay with the most fabulous drag performers from coast to coast! "The Ultimate Drag Show" is hitting the road, bringing you an unforgettable extravaganza of glitz, glamour, and jaw-dropping performances that...

Date: Friday 13 September to Saturday 14 September
Where:
Theatre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Faulty Towers: An Immersive Dining Experience

Faulty Towers: An Immersive Dining Experience

Orton's are very excited to welcome Basil, Sybil and Manuel to The Old Church! For one night only, Thursday 19th September 2024. Tickets include a drink on arrival, a 1970's themed three course menu and a two hour show from Faulty Towers. Faulty Towers Menu Artisan breads and butter ...

Date: Thursday 19 September
Where:
The Old Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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CMNZ Series - Calefax

CMNZ Series - Calefax

Programme Bach | Fantasie and Fugue in G minor BWV 542 Schubert | Fantasie in F minor Gershwin | An American in Paris World Premiere of NZ Work Artists Oliver Boekhoorn, Oboe Bart De Kater, Clarinet Raaf Hekkema, Saxophone Jelte Althuis, Bass Clarinet Alban Wesly, Bassoon “Calefax...

Date: Saturday 21 September
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Fleetwood Mac Experience

The Fleetwood Mac Experience

Embark on a musical journey through the iconic era of Fleetwood Mac with “The Fleetwood Mac Experience”. Immerse yourself in the timeless classics and chart-topping hits that defined a generation, as our talented Musicians faithfully recreate the magic and allure of Fleetwood Mac's...

Date: Saturday 28 September
Where:
Toitoi - Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Assembly Room Tunes -September 2024 Special NZ Airforce Band

Assembly Room Tunes -September 2024 Special NZ Airforce Band

Join us for a special Assembly Room Tunes with the Royal New Zealand Air Force Jazz Orchestra. Come join us for our monthly Monday daytime concerts, set in the beautiful historic Assembly Ballroom at Toitoi. Each month these toe-tapping concerts will feature a different performance with...

Date: Monday 30 September
Where:
Toitoi - Assembly Ballroom, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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October 2024

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: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 24 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories

Eye Spy: Curious Stories brings together some weird and wonderful objects from the Hawke’s Bay’s Museums Trust’s collection. Held within these objects are some truly great narratives, stories that go beyond ornamentation to offer a fascinating view of our heritage. Some of these stories...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 13 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

This exhibition launches a new biennial programme of contemporary art commissions, supported by a partnership between Te Whare Toi o Heretaunga Hastings Art Gallery and the Gwen Malden Charitable Trust. Four Hawke’s Bay artists, Leslie Falls, Nephi Tupaea (Ngāti Koata, Ngāti Tiipa, Ngāti...

Date: Saturday 27 July to Saturday 2 November
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies

The Ceremony in the Air: Pip Davies

The Ceremony in the Air is a network of paintings by Pip Davies, strung together in a cloak-like embrace. The work comprises twenty-three acrylic paintings on fabric, with patterns determined upon a geometric formwork of ‘Einstein tiles’. The recently discovered Einstein tile is a...

Date: Saturday 6 July to Saturday 5 October
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jersey Boys - The Story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Jersey Boys - The Story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Dates: Friday 4th October - 7.30pn to Saturday 12th October - 7.30pm Sunday 6th October - 2pm & Saturday 12th October - 2pm With phenomenal music, memorable characters, and great storytelling, Jersey Boys follows the fascinating evolution of four blue-collar kids who became one of the greatest...

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

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The Romance of Europe

The Romance of Europe

From Edith Piaf in French salons, German oom pah and Italian serenades, our romantic music will evoke the passion of Europe. Starring: Bonaventure Allan-Moetaua Kelly Harris Derek Hill Tracey Collin (Piano Accordion) Paul Carnegie-Jones (Piano) NZ Tour 02 Oct - 08 Nov Concerts start...

Date: Wednesday 9 October
Where:
Equippers Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Music Society Concert

Hastings Music Society Concert

Remaining concerts for the 2024 year 9th June Youth: Musicians and vocalists 14th July Musicians, vocalists, groups 11th August Musicians, vocalists 8th September Bay Cities Symphonic Band 13th October Fours Company 10th November Musicians, vocalist and groups

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

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The Bee Gees Night Fever

The Bee Gees Night Fever

Night Fever is set to take over 2024 when this superb musical tribute comes to town! Expect all the disco dancefloor-fillers, smooth 70s ballads and 60s Pop standards you know and love, including Stayin’ Alive, Jive Talkin’, You Should Be Dancin’, How Deep Is Your Love, More Than a Woman,...

Date: Thursday 17 October
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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The Bee Gees Night Fever

The Bee Gees Night Fever

Returning to New Zealand by popular demand, Night Fever is set to take over when this superb musical tribute comes to town! Expect all the disco dancefloor-fillers, smooth 70s ballads and 60s Pop standards you know and love, including Stayin’ Alive, Jive Talkin’, You Should Be Dancin’, How...

Date: Friday 18 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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7 Star Salute

7 Star Salute

Paul Madsen and Band are back again with a Brand New Show. A 7 Star Salute to 7 music greats!! This show features Paul performing as Roy Orbison, Neil Diamond, Elvis Presley, Barry Gibb, Robbie Williams, Freddie Mercury and 80's Time Machine! Complete with 7 costume changes during the show, this...

Date: Saturday 26 October
Where:
Pukeora Estate, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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CMNZ Series - The Young Virtuosi

CMNZ Series - The Young Virtuosi

Programme Giuseppe Tartini | Devil’s trill sonata Camille Saint-Saëns | Violin Sonata No 1 in D minor, Op 75 Eugéne-Auguste Ysaÿe | Sonata No 5 Henryk Wieniawski | Polonaise de Concert Op 4 Béla Bartók | 3 Burlesques op. 8 Frédéric Chopin | Andante spianato and grande polonaise...

Date: Tuesday 29 October
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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November 2024

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: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 24 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

Te Matau-a-Māui Contemporary Art

This exhibition launches a new biennial programme of contemporary art commissions, supported by a partnership between Te Whare Toi o Heretaunga Hastings Art Gallery and the Gwen Malden Charitable Trust. Four Hawke’s Bay artists, Leslie Falls, Nephi Tupaea (Ngāti Koata, Ngāti Tiipa, Ngāti...

Date: Saturday 27 July to Saturday 2 November
Where:
Hastings Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Music Society Concert

Hastings Music Society Concert

Remaining concerts for the 2024 year 9th June Youth: Musicians and vocalists 14th July Musicians, vocalists, groups 11th August Musicians, vocalists 8th September Bay Cities Symphonic Band 13th October Fours Company 10th November Musicians, vocalist and groups

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

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream is a co-production between the Royal New Zealand Ballet and Queensland Ballet. If you are going to do fairies there can be no holding back, so wunderkind English choreographer Liam Scarlett unashamedly mixes, in this sparkling new production, 110 per cent magic with a...

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

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Dancing Queen: A Tribute to ABBA

Dancing Queen: A Tribute to ABBA

Secure your seats for the ABBA show everyone adores - for a night of fun, frivolity and pop hits galore! Direct from Australia, Dancing Queen: A Tribute to ABBA returns by popular demand. Far from being ‘just another cover band’, Dancing Queen: A Tribute To ABBA is a full-scale concert...

Date: Saturday 16 November
Where:
Toitoi - Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Dancing Queen: A Tribute to ABBA

Dancing Queen: A Tribute to ABBA

Secure your seats for the ABBA show everyone adores - for a night of fun, frivolity and pop hits galore! Direct from Australia, Dancing Queen: A Tribute to ABBA returns by popular demand. Far from being ‘just another cover band’, Dancing Queen: A Tribute To ABBA is a full-scale concert...

Date: Monday 18 November
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Christmas Royal Variety Show

Christmas Royal Variety Show

In our biggest Christmas extravaganza ever, bubble over with excitement as we end the year with variety acts and special guests! Starring: Karl Perigo Russell Dixon Kate Lineham Grant Winterburn And more to be announced! NZ Tour 13 Nov - 17 Dec Concerts start 11am General admission...

Date: Wednesday 20 November
Where:
Equippers Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
CHB Holistic Wellbeing Expo

CHB Holistic Wellbeing Expo

This amazing yearly event is run by "Chb Creative souls" and is our yearly Holistic Wellbeing Expo. This event is run over 2 days, and is a free entry event. We have a range of tarot readers, healers, massage, crystals, jewellery, craft, health stalls and much more. Those interested in having...

Date: Saturday 23 November to Sunday 24 November
Where:
Waipukurau Memorial Hall, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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December 2024

Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke’s Bay Christmas At the Park

Hawke’s Bay Christmas At the Park

Get ready for the jolliest event of the year! Join us for a festive extravaganza at Hawke's Bay Christmas at the Park at the Mitre 10 Park Hastings, where the spirit of the season comes alive in the most spectacular way. It's a Christmas celebration like no other, and we're bringing a...

Date: Saturday 7 December
Where:
Mitre 10 Sports Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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January 2025

Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sarah Millican - Late Bloomer

Sarah Millican - Late Bloomer

BOHM PRESENTS SARAH MILLICAN Late Bloomer When Sarah Millican was a child, she wouldn’t say boo to a goose. Quiet at school, not many friends, no boobs til’ she was 16. Now? NOW she is loud, with good friends, a cracking rack and goose booing all over the shop. In Late Bloomer,...

Date: Thursday 30 January
Where:
Toitoi - Opera House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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February 2025

Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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March 2025

Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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April 2025

Free
The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

The Light Shone Clear: History. Perspectives. Art.

From the Museum’s collection, each artwork in this exhibition conveys a perspective on times and events that shaped Te-Matau-a-Māui, Hawke’s Bay and Aotearoa, New Zealand into what they are today. Some of the art works were created at the time of the event, the artists bearing witnesses to...

Date: Sunday 16 June to Sunday 27 April
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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