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December 2019

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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 8 December to Tuesday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Wednesday 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: Sunday 8 December to Friday 31 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition

Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition

Matimati Huruhuru me te Muka He mātiti raranga te turuturu e whakamahia ana kia kaua e pā te kākahu ki te papa i te wā e mahia mai. Ko te mātiti matua ko te mea matau, ā, ka taea tērā te whakanikoniko. E whakaatu ana i te mana o Te Whare Pora – ngā mātauranga toi. E pupuri ana te...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Merging Cultures: Recent Work by Ola Sawaie

Merging Cultures: Recent Work by Ola Sawaie

Ola Sawaie is an artist and a designer originally from Jordan in the Middle East, now living in Hawke’s Bay. Ola loves working with watercolor and mixed media and exploring new styles of painting. Her qualifications include a Bachelor degree in Arts and Design from Yarmouk University in Jordan,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Tuesday 31 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Lazy, Hazy Days of Summer: Recent Painting - Christine Lemin

Lazy, Hazy Days of Summer: Recent Painting - Christine Lemin

Painting has been part of Christine Lemin’s life since a child, using competitions and her bedroom wall as a canvas. Her lenient, patient mother did not deter her. She was always surprised though, when entering Christine’s bedroom in the morning to discover yet another artwork painted directly...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Tuesday 31 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Marion Brennan: The Prism Effect Scratchboard Art

Marion Brennan: The Prism Effect Scratchboard Art

Marion Brennan was born in South Africa but made New Zealand home 25 years ago. She has specialized in scratch board art for the last five years, and has held several successful solo exhibitions and shared exhibitions. Marion was featured in NZ Artist magazine this year in the May/June...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Tuesday 31 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

As part of the awesome summer events in the Hawke's Bay, Ash Ridge Winery is opening up its garden to hosting a series of craft fairs over the summer. Featuring local and regional vendors selling handmade arts & crafts, re-purposed furniture, wooden toys, jewelry, art and much more... Coffee,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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NZ in War - Our Story 1939 - 1941

NZ in War - Our Story 1939 - 1941

This year we are celebrating 80 years since World War two was declared. In this exhibition we are remembering this event and especially RNZAF pilots originated from Central Hawkes Bay involved in WW2 operations. The model of the "Waipawa Special" Spitfire is on show for kids to take photo as...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Friday 21 February
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Settlers Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Church Road Live - Summer Session #1

Church Road Live - Summer Session #1

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay Summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across four Sunday afternoons. Come down to the park and enjoy one of Dish’s delicious cheese boards or platters,...

Date: Sunday 8 December
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Summer Sundaze

Summer Sundaze

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

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 5 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Celebrate Christmas with Octavius - Concert Two

Celebrate Christmas with Octavius - Concert Two

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

Date: Sunday 8 December
Where:
All Saints Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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A Christmas Concert - The Napier Technical Memorial Band

A Christmas Concert - The Napier Technical Memorial Band

Jingle all the way - come along to a Christmas Concert with the Napier Technical Memorial Band. Tickets $10 on the door, stay for a cuppa and talk with an aspiring musician. Napier Technical Memorial Band is a symphonic or wind band and as such play flute, saxophone, oboe, clarinet, bass...

Date: Sunday 8 December
Where:
St Paul's Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Ophans Club Variety Concert

Hastings Ophans Club Variety Concert

The Hastings Orphans Club are holding a Variety Concert, with bands, choir, skits and more! Join the festive fun with all proceeds being donated to Cranford Hospice. Tickets sold at Thomson’s Suits, Griffiths Footwear, Jeff Whittaker Pharmacy, Cranford Hospice and limited door sales may be...

Date: Sunday 8 December
Where:
Hastings Orphans Club Hall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Handel's Messiah

Handel's Messiah

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

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

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7 Days - 10th Birthday Live Tour

7 Days - 10th Birthday Live Tour

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

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

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Christmas Bazaar 2019

Christmas Bazaar 2019

Once again 106 Russell Street South Hastings will be a popular location, with the Christmas Art and Craft Bazaar at the Hastings Community Art Centre getting underway as of Tuesday 26 November, 2019! Held annually, The Christmas Bazaar offers hundreds of hand-crafted items for sale from local...

Date: Monday 9 December to Tuesday 24 December
Where:
Hastings Community Arts Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Trivia Quiz

Trivia Quiz

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

Date: Wednesday 11 December to Wednesday 18 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Open Mic Comedy Night

Open Mic Comedy Night

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

Date: Wednesday 11 December
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Centralines Summer Series 2020

The Centralines Summer Series 2020

Bring your picnic or grab your takeaways for an entertaining afternoon/evening in the park. Like us on Facebook to receive regular updates "Summer Series Nelly Jull Park". Liquor ban applies. Mark these dates on your calendar today: -13th December - Community Christmas Party with Groove...

Date: Friday 13 December to Sunday 1 March
Where:
Nelly Jull Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Christmas Oratoria Bach

Christmas Oratoria Bach

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

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

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Temple of the Grunge

Temple of the Grunge

Temple of the Grunge brings you the best of 90s rock in style, Pearl Jam, Nirvana, STPs, Soundgarden, Hole, Chili Peppers and more. Temple formed in 2012 and have performed many sold-out shows, we lived and breathed 90s music, now we smash it out for fans of the great Grunge era.

Date: Friday 13 December
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Four's Company: O Night Devine

Four's Company: O Night Devine

Start off your Christmas season a glorious way and come and join Four's Company Performance Choir for an evening of beautifully arranged traditional and modern Christmas carols. Cash door sales only.

Date: Friday 13 December
Where:
Trinity Methodist Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Racing - Mini Simmons

Racing - Mini Simmons

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

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

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Model Hobby Fair

Model Hobby Fair

The show aims to promote the hobby of kit set modeling in the Hawke’s Bay. At the show modellers will be displaying selling and swapping kitsets of all kinds and varieties. They will also be able to help you with suggestions and advice should you wish to start the hobby. There will be...

Date: Saturday 14 December
Where:
Napier Boys' High School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

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

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

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Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions

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

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

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Free
Cox Partners Christmas at the Park

Cox Partners Christmas at the Park

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

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

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Motel California Premiere Tribute to The Eagles: CANCELLED

Motel California Premiere Tribute to The Eagles: CANCELLED

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

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

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The Crystal Project / Double Ya d

The Crystal Project / Double Ya d

Come to the Cabana for an awesome night of live music, with performances by The Crystal Project and Double Ya D, see you all there! Doors open 8pm.

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

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Four's Company: O Night Devine

Four's Company: O Night Devine

Start off your Christmas season a glorious way and come and join Four's Company Performance Choir for an evening of beautifully arranged traditional and modern Christmas carols. Cash door sales only.

Date: Saturday 14 December
Where:
St Luke's Anglican Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Tchaikovsky Violin Concert - Mendelssohn Symphony

Tchaikovsky Violin Concert - Mendelssohn Symphony

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

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

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The Nutcracker and the Realms and Giselle

The Nutcracker and the Realms and Giselle

The Nutcracker and Realm tells the story of Clara Stahlbaum. Her mother leaves her a mysterious gift and she embarks on a journey to three secret realms. She travels through a forest of Christmas trees, a land of beautiful flowers and a land of sugar fuelled sweets, in a mission to find the key...

Date: Sunday 15 December
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Puketapu Sunday Sessions With Fraser Mack

Puketapu Sunday Sessions With Fraser Mack

Get down to The Puketapu - time for another Sunday Session. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon - high quality meals in a relaxed charming atmosphere accompanied by Mack and his acoustic guitars. From The Hook 2017: The Extended Sessions with Mack by Sarah Cates. His originals have a maturity that...

Date: Sunday 15 December
Where:
The Puketapu, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Sunday Sessions

The Sunday Sessions

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

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

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Open Mic Comedy Night

Open Mic Comedy Night

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

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

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Salsa Thursdays

Salsa Thursdays

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

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

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Xmas Acoustic Showcase

Xmas Acoustic Showcase

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

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

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Summer Solstice with Shapeshifter

Summer Solstice with Shapeshifter

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

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

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Mirrored Walls & Sons of Henrik

Mirrored Walls & Sons of Henrik

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

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

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Fraser Mack

Fraser Mack

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

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

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Diggin' Bones - Rock Into Christmas

Diggin' Bones - Rock Into Christmas

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

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

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Fuego-latino - Latin-and-Gypsy

Fuego-latino - Latin-and-Gypsy

Fuego Latino are fronted by Aurelia Lorenzo ( Vocals and guitar) from Spain with Gine Dingle (multi instrumentalist, vocals), from Germany. The Rhythm section is Hans Seitzinger ( percussion) from Holland and Marty Forrer (bass) from England. The Latin/ Gypsy songs they play hail from Buena...

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

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I'm Dreaming of a... Folk Christmas

I'm Dreaming of a... Folk Christmas

Join us at the Urban Winery on Saturday, December 21st at 7:30 for a special evening of acoustic folk music. Nina and Andy are bringing their soulful sound to us for one night only! With their stunning harmonies, Andy's incredible rhythmic guitar skills, and Nina's heart melting cello, it's a...

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

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The Cabana Xmas Party with Groove Foundation and Friends

The Cabana Xmas Party with Groove Foundation and Friends

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

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

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Brown Sugar Rolling Stones Band Paisley Stage

Brown Sugar Rolling Stones Band Paisley Stage

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

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

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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 22 December
Where:
Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Carols In Cornwall Park 2019

Carols In Cornwall Park 2019

The Christmas shopping should be almost done so Carols in Cornwall Park will be the perfect occasion to put your feet up and get into the festive spirit. Set aside the late afternoon of December 22 to enjoy this annual event when Cornwall Park rings out to the tune of Christmas carols and...

Date: Sunday 22 December
Where:
Cornwall Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Carols by Candlelight

Carols by Candlelight

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

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

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L.A.B

L.A.B

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

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

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Boxing Day Festival 2019

Boxing Day Festival 2019

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

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

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Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

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

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

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NYE Masquerade Ball

NYE Masquerade Ball

Enjoy an evening of - Ballroom, Latin & mixed dance styles (Salsa, Swing, Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep, New Vogue, Rock 'n' Roll, Tango, Bachata, Chachacha, and more). Live DJ from 7pm. Dress to impress - Black Tie Event On arrival bring your ticket to our registration desk (in the function...

Date: Tuesday 31 December
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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New Year’s Eve Reggae Explosion

New Year’s Eve Reggae Explosion

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

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

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

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

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

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

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January 2020

Free
Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tēnei Tonu Exhibition


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 8 December to Friday 31 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


Free
Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition

Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition

Matimati Huruhuru me te Muka He mātiti raranga te turuturu e whakamahia ana kia kaua e pā te kākahu ki te papa i te wā e mahia mai. Ko te mātiti matua ko te mea matau, ā, ka taea tērā te whakanikoniko. E whakaatu ana i te mana o Te Whare Pora – ngā mātauranga toi. E pupuri ana te...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

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

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

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NZ in War - Our Story 1939 - 1941

NZ in War - Our Story 1939 - 1941

This year we are celebrating 80 years since World War two was declared. In this exhibition we are remembering this event and especially RNZAF pilots originated from Central Hawkes Bay involved in WW2 operations. The model of the "Waipawa Special" Spitfire is on show for kids to take photo as...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Friday 21 February
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Settlers Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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The Topp Twins & The Warratahs - Summer Series

The Topp Twins & The Warratahs - Summer Series

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

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

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Saturday Night Session: The Response

Saturday Night Session: The Response

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

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

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Absolute Bowie Tribute

Absolute Bowie Tribute

Absolute Bowie Tribute Price $20 Absolute Bowie Tribute is back having sold out 3 shows in 2019. 3 Bands playing 50 great BOWIE classics over 4 HOURS. These shows will sell out again so get your tickets early. Great Xmas present idea. Absolute Beginners (1986) Aladdin Sane...

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

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Marlin's Dreaming Summer Tour 19/20

Marlin's Dreaming Summer Tour 19/20

Similar to the migrating patterns of the bar-tailed Godwit - or KuaKua - Marlin’s Dreaming will leave its prickly nest in December to embark on a national summer tour, visiting Aotearoa’s agrarian towns and middling cities. The tour marks the celebration of its new full length LP, Quotidian,...

Date: Saturday 4 January
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Los Phoenix - The Magician Tour 2020

Los Phoenix - The Magician Tour 2020

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

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

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Free
Sundaze with The Puketapu

Sundaze with The Puketapu

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

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

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Free
Summer Sundaze

Summer Sundaze

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

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 5 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Kallidad / Ben Catley / Franko Heke

Kallidad / Ben Catley / Franko Heke



Date: Sunday 5 January
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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A Summer's Day Disco: CANCELLED

A Summer's Day Disco: CANCELLED

After this Summer’s rip-roaring success, A Summer’s Day Disco returns in 2020 with a sensational line-up featuring some of the most iconic names and sounds in the history of music. KC and the Sunshine Band; Earth Wind and Fire Experience feat. Al McKay; Boney M and The Australian Bee Gees...

Date: Thursday 9 January
Where:
Park Island, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Drax Project

Drax Project

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

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

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The BOWIE Show

The BOWIE Show

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

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

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Nest Fest 2020

Nest Fest 2020

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

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

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Free
Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions

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

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

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Back Yard Blues Festival

Back Yard Blues Festival

Come and join us at The Filter Room for a great summer afternoon of blues, couples by the best craft brews in town! It will be awesome! Bands playing: - Swamp Thing - Dusty Rhodes & The Blues Mobile - Sons of Henrik - Devil’s Elbow When buying your ticket online, your email receipt...

Date: Saturday 11 January
Where:
The Filter Room, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Pioneers of the British Roots Rock Reggae - Black Slate

Pioneers of the British Roots Rock Reggae - Black Slate

Aotearoa Entertainment & Good Karma 4010 are proud to present our Whanau returning to The Cabana Bar, lighting it up for the Pioneers of the British Roots Rock Reggae 'Black Slate'. They will be reunited with our blessed NZ whanau: - Former Katchafires', Jamey Fergusson - Mum & Daughters...

Date: Saturday 11 January
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

As part of the awesome summer events in the Hawke's Bay, Ash Ridge Winery is opening up its garden to hosting a series of craft fairs over the summer. Featuring local and regional vendors selling handmade arts & crafts, re-purposed furniture, wooden toys, jewelry, art and much more... Coffee,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Church Road Live - Summer Session #2

Church Road Live - Summer Session #2

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay Summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across four Sunday afternoons. Come down to the park and enjoy one of Dish’s delicious cheese boards or platters,...

Date: Sunday 12 January
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Seeds of Humanity: Drumming, Dance & Yoga

Seeds of Humanity: Drumming, Dance & Yoga

You are invited to explore drumming, dance, yoga, and community as vital seeds of humanity. Connect to breath and experience an age-old style of percussion and its mergence with gesture, to foster happiness, connection, presence & groove in a fun, supportive and safe environment. Come sow the seeds...

Date: Friday 17 January to Sunday 19 January
Where:
Napier Baptist Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Drop Legs (Oz)

Drop Legs (Oz)

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

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

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The Lady Killers - Summer Series

The Lady Killers - Summer Series

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

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

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Salsa Groove

Salsa Groove

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

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

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Chinese New Year Gala

Chinese New Year Gala

Join us in celebrating the coming of the Chinese New Year. Enjoy a colourful and spirited musical festival rarely seen in this country. A group of 30 dedicated artists from the NZ Blossom Art Group will showcase Chinese ethnic and folk songs, music and dance, including the famous and dynamic...

Date: Saturday 18 January
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Absolute Bowie Tribute

Absolute Bowie Tribute

Absolute Bowie Tribute Price $20 Absolute Bowie Tribute is back having sold out 3 shows in 2019. 3 Bands playing 50 great BOWIE classics over 4 HOURS. These shows will sell out again so get your tickets early. Great Xmas present idea. Absolute Beginners (1986) Aladdin Sane...

Date: Saturday 18 January
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Sunday Sessions

The Sunday Sessions

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

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

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The Centralines Summer Series 2020

The Centralines Summer Series 2020

Bring your picnic or grab your takeaways for an entertaining afternoon/evening in the park. Like us on Facebook to receive regular updates "Summer Series Nelly Jull Park". Liquor ban applies. Mark these dates on your calendar today: -13th December - Community Christmas Party with Groove...

Date: Friday 13 December to Sunday 1 March
Where:
Nelly Jull Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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ASKYA x James Abberley

ASKYA x James Abberley

Producer/singer/songwriter ASKYA blends both Folk and Electronic elements and in this all acoustic show he'll be playing songs he's written the past few years living between Switzerland and Margaret River, Western Australia. His first two singles garnered immediate traction, being placed in...

Date: Friday 24 January
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

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

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

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Project Prima Volta: Growing Opera Stars 2020

Project Prima Volta: Growing Opera Stars 2020

Once again, Festival Opera stars take time out of their rehearsal schedule for the upcoming Hawke’s Bay Art Deco Festival season Cav + Pag (Cavalleria Rusticana & I Pagliacci), to support Project Prima Volta students in this special, intimate event proudly brought to you by the Dame Malvina Major...

Date: Saturday 25 January
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Alice Foulds

Alice Foulds

Back with new tracks, different sounds and more shows, Alice returns to stage bigger and better than before. Alice's national summer tour will feature her debut show in NZ's gorgeous Hawkes Bay region; bringing her unique, emotive performance to the Paisley Stage in Napier. Featuring Napier's...

Date: Sunday 26 January
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fat Freddy's Drop

Fat Freddy's Drop

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

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

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February 2020

Free
Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition

Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition

Matimati Huruhuru me te Muka He mātiti raranga te turuturu e whakamahia ana kia kaua e pā te kākahu ki te papa i te wā e mahia mai. Ko te mātiti matua ko te mea matau, ā, ka taea tērā te whakanikoniko. E whakaatu ana i te mana o Te Whare Pora – ngā mātauranga toi. E pupuri ana te...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


NZ in War - Our Story 1939 - 1941

NZ in War - Our Story 1939 - 1941

This year we are celebrating 80 years since World War two was declared. In this exhibition we are remembering this event and especially RNZAF pilots originated from Central Hawkes Bay involved in WW2 operations. The model of the "Waipawa Special" Spitfire is on show for kids to take photo as...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Friday 21 February
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Settlers Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - NZ in War - Our Story 1939 - 1941


Free
Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

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

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

Read more » - Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack


Free
Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions

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

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

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An Evening with Michael Bublé

An Evening with Michael Bublé

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

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

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Fat Freddy's Drop

Fat Freddy's Drop

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

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

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Australasias Top Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute Show

Australasias Top Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute Show

Introducing Tony Painting and the Power Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute Show. Tony Painting and The Power have become firm favourites with the music loving public and musicians alike. Fronted by UK born guitarist and vocalist Tony Painting their special brand of blistering guitar based boogie...

Date: Saturday 1 February
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Sundaze with The Puketapu

Sundaze with The Puketapu

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

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

Read more » - Sundaze with The Puketapu


Free
Summer Sundaze

Summer Sundaze

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

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 5 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer Sundaze


Kingsley Spargo

Kingsley Spargo

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

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

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A Tribute To Elton John

A Tribute To Elton John

A tribute to the life and music of Elton John on Waitangi Day. If you've missed out on tickets to Elton, this is definitely the show for you and not to be missed! Michael Stodart presents a non-stop 2 and a half hour set with his band. Daniel Fearn - Bass/Vocals David Burch -...

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

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Mission Concert ft. Elton John: SOLD OUT

Mission Concert ft. Elton John: SOLD OUT

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

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

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Blind Boy Paxton

Blind Boy Paxton

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

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

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The Mutton Birds

The Mutton Birds

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

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

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Free
Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

As part of the awesome summer events in the Hawke's Bay, Ash Ridge Winery is opening up its garden to hosting a series of craft fairs over the summer. Featuring local and regional vendors selling handmade arts & crafts, re-purposed furniture, wooden toys, jewelry, art and much more... Coffee,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Church Road Live - Summer Sessions #3

Church Road Live - Summer Sessions #3

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay Summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across four Sunday afternoons. Come down to the park and enjoy one of Dish’s delicious cheese boards or platters,...

Date: Sunday 16 February
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Church Road Live - Summer Sessions #3


Free
The Centralines Summer Series 2020

The Centralines Summer Series 2020

Bring your picnic or grab your takeaways for an entertaining afternoon/evening in the park. Like us on Facebook to receive regular updates "Summer Series Nelly Jull Park". Liquor ban applies. Mark these dates on your calendar today: -13th December - Community Christmas Party with Groove...

Date: Friday 13 December to Sunday 1 March
Where:
Nelly Jull Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - The Centralines Summer Series 2020


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Speakeasy Starlets

Speakeasy Starlets

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

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

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Royal New Zealand Navy Concert

Royal New Zealand Navy Concert

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

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

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The Sunday Sessions

The Sunday Sessions

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

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

Read more » - The Sunday Sessions


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Marina Bloom 'Back Where We Started' Album Release Tour

Marina Bloom 'Back Where We Started' Album Release Tour

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

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

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The Big Bike Film Night

The Big Bike Film Night

Prepare to be inspired! The Big Bike Film Night is on a mission sharing the best cycling short films from around the world with you! Showcasing our 2020 collection that has everything a cycle-centric audience could want - action, drama, humour, and plenty of inspiration; the evening is...

Date: Thursday 27 February
Where:
MTG Century Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals

Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals

The renowned American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ben Harper and his band The Innocent Criminals will return to New Zealand in February 2020 for a six-date tour. They're set to play New Plymouth's TSB Bowl of Brooklands, Christchurch's Hagley Park, Queentown's Cargo Brewery (newly...

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

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Mid-Life Crisis - One More Night

Mid-Life Crisis - One More Night

Back in 2013, iconic Hawke’s Bay covers band Mid Life Crisis held their final show at Black Barn. A full house partied to an amazing setlist of covers from the 60s, 70s and 80s, in what was described as ‘the best night ever’ and the ‘feel-good concert of the year’! Despite retiring,...

Date: Saturday 29 February
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

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

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

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March 2020

Free
Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition

Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition

Matimati Huruhuru me te Muka He mātiti raranga te turuturu e whakamahia ana kia kaua e pā te kākahu ki te papa i te wā e mahia mai. Ko te mātiti matua ko te mea matau, ā, ka taea tērā te whakanikoniko. E whakaatu ana i te mana o Te Whare Pora – ngā mātauranga toi. E pupuri ana te...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Summer Sundaze

Summer Sundaze

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

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 5 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Centralines Summer Series 2020

The Centralines Summer Series 2020

Bring your picnic or grab your takeaways for an entertaining afternoon/evening in the park. Like us on Facebook to receive regular updates "Summer Series Nelly Jull Park". Liquor ban applies. Mark these dates on your calendar today: -13th December - Community Christmas Party with Groove...

Date: Friday 13 December to Sunday 1 March
Where:
Nelly Jull Park, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions

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

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

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10cc Live - Black Barn Amphitheatre

10cc Live - Black Barn Amphitheatre

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

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

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Free
Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

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

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

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The Hendrix Project - Jimi Hendrix Tribute

The Hendrix Project - Jimi Hendrix Tribute

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

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

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Free
Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

As part of the awesome summer events in the Hawke's Bay, Ash Ridge Winery is opening up its garden to hosting a series of craft fairs over the summer. Featuring local and regional vendors selling handmade arts & crafts, re-purposed furniture, wooden toys, jewelry, art and much more... Coffee,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Church Road Live - Summer Sessions #4

Church Road Live - Summer Sessions #4

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay Summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across four Sunday afternoons. Come down to the park and enjoy one of Dish’s delicious cheese boards or platters,...

Date: Sunday 15 March
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Good Habits - UK Duo NZ Tour

Good Habits - UK Duo NZ Tour

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

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

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Menopause the Musical

Menopause the Musical

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

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

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The Rolling Stones Tribute Show

The Rolling Stones Tribute Show

From Wild Horses and Brown Sugar to I Can't Get No Satisfaction and Jumpin' Jack Flash - The Rolling Stones have heaps of great songs that will be performed by the talented Brown Sugar: The Rolling Stones Tribute Band! Tickets are available for the Show Only and for a Dinner & Show combo. Come...

Date: Saturday 21 March
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Soweto Gospel Choir - Freedom 2020 NZ Tour

Soweto Gospel Choir - Freedom 2020 NZ Tour

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

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

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The East Pointers

The East Pointers

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

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

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Wine Country Quilts Exhibition

Wine Country Quilts Exhibition

Wine Country Quilts biennial exhibition showcases the work of quiltmakers up and down the East Coast, from Hicks Bay to Cape Palliser. This year the exhibition is being held at a new venue this year at the Exhibition Hall in the beautiful setting of the Hawke's Bay A&P Showgrounds, off Kenilworth...

Date: Friday 27 March to Sunday 29 March
Where:
Hawke's Bay A & P Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack

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

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

Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


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Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Napier

Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Napier

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

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

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April 2020

Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mystery of History Exhibition


Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


Free
Summer Sessions

Summer Sessions

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

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

Read more » - Summer Sessions


Free
Summer Sundaze

Summer Sundaze

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

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 5 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer Sundaze


Free
Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack

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

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

Read more » - Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack


Free
Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair

As part of the awesome summer events in the Hawke's Bay, Ash Ridge Winery is opening up its garden to hosting a series of craft fairs over the summer. Featuring local and regional vendors selling handmade arts & crafts, re-purposed furniture, wooden toys, jewelry, art and much more... Coffee,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour

Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour

Kiwi icons Th’ Dudes announce they’ll reunite for Th’ Bliss Tour, performing across New Zealand in April 2020. The news comes just days ahead of the band receiving the Legacy Award and being inducted into the New Zealand Music Hall of Fame at the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards. Th’...

Date: Monday 20 April
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Ten Tenors

The Ten Tenors

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

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

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May 2020

Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mystery of History Exhibition


Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


June 2020

Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mystery of History Exhibition


Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


Venus Rising

Venus Rising

Twyla Tharp is one of the world’s greatest living choreographers. In Waterbaby Bagatelles, 27 dancers leap and spin across the stage in an ever-changing ocean of light; the music flowing seamlessly as groups of dancers sparkle and glow. Meditative and moving, Alice Topp’s award-winning...

Date: Friday 5 June to Saturday 6 June
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Floyd Live – A Celebration and Salute to Pink Floyd

Floyd Live – A Celebration and Salute to Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd are easily one of the most recognisable and enduring bands of all time. While no longer a touring entity, the timeless music of Pink Floyd continues to be passed down from one generation to another. Floyd Live return to Clarence Street Theatre following their sold out show in 2018...

Date: Saturday 13 June
Where:
Hawkes Bay Opera House Plaza, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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July 2020

Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mystery of History Exhibition


Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


August 2020

Free
Mystery of History Exhibition

Mystery of History Exhibition

Solve a mystery, and learn a little history! Family friendly and fun for all ages, Mystery of History takes you on a journey from the legendary to the magical and from the ancient to the more unusual. Discover and explore ancient artifacts from around the world, the magician’s bag of tricks,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 30 August
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mystery of History Exhibition


Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


September 2020

Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


Dangerous Liaisons

Dangerous Liaisons

Rich, idle and cruel, the Vicomte de Valmont and the Marquise de Merteuil delight in the corruption of virtue. For them, there is no love, only malicious pleasure in crushing youthful dreams of romance and humiliating the innocent in a corrupt and wicked game. With players such as these, lovers...

Date: Saturday 12 September to Sunday 13 September
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Friends! The Musical Parody

Friends! The Musical Parody

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

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

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October 2020

Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


November 2020

Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Sunday 8 December to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Rongonui Exhibition


The Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty

In an enchanted kingdom, a princess was born. Blessed by fairies, Aurora grew into a beautiful young woman, protected by everyone who loved her from the evil beyond the castle walls. On her 16th birthday, Aurora’s world was shattered by the malevolent Carabosse, but, saved from certain death by...

Date: Saturday 28 November to Sunday 29 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Sleeping Beauty


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