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October 2019

Free
The House of Webb Exhibition

The House of Webb Exhibition

The House of Webb: a Victorian family's journey to Ormondville. Follow the unusual journey of the Webb family as they leave their comfortable lifestyle in England and set out for New Zealand in 1884. As a group of 14, they voyaged on board a vermin-infested ship to Napier, then onwards to...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 3 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The House of Webb Exhibition


Free
Five Pākehā Painters Exhibition

Five Pākehā Painters Exhibition

From the onset of colonisation, European immigrants and their descendants have been bringing and maintaining their own culture in Aotearoa, including a characteristic art tradition. These twelve artworks by five Pakeha painters illustrate the way in which people of European heritage in New...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Saturday 30 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Five Pākehā Painters 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: Thursday 17 October to Tuesday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection 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: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


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: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tēnei Tonu 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: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition


Free
Beached Forest; Interactive Art Installation by Susan Mabin

Beached Forest; Interactive Art Installation by Susan Mabin

Walk amongst a sculptural forest of trees that have grown from the detritus of Hawke’s Bay beaches, surging from the waves onto the shore, and into the gallery at Creative Arts Napier. Twisted and bandaged around the branches of each tree is the waste that humans cast into the ocean; plastic,...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 23 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Beached Forest; Interactive Art Installation by Susan Mabin


Free
Our Tools, Our Journey; Work from 'Whatever It Takes' Trust

Our Tools, Our Journey; Work from 'Whatever It Takes' Trust

This exhibition reveals the Whatever It Takes’ artist’s journey to wellness, through a collection of paintings, drawings, poetry and kakahu/korowai. These art works provide an insight into the many ways that art, as a tool, continues to be an integral part to help people along their journey to...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Thursday 24 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Our Tools, Our Journey; Work from 'Whatever It Takes' Trust


Free
Mark Tisdall; Recent Work In Encaustic

Mark Tisdall; Recent Work In Encaustic

Mark Tisdall has been painting since 1997 and began painting using wax in 2004 after attending a summer school at Elam led by Jill Sorenson. Many of these paintings are created using encaustic medium; a mix of bee’s wax, pigment and damar resin. Encaustic medium presented Mark with the...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Thursday 31 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Mark Tisdall; Recent Work In Encaustic


Free
Allan Yarrall; Recent Photography

Allan Yarrall; Recent Photography

Allan Yarrall retired two years ago and thought about what he could do as a hobby. As a young man he had shown an interest in photography, and thought ‘why not try it again’. We have a beautiful country, especially in Hawkes Bay, just waiting to be explored with the camera. Allan loves to...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Thursday 31 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Allan Yarrall; Recent Photography


Free
Keirunga Artists Spring Exhibition

Keirunga Artists Spring Exhibition

The Keirunga Artists Exhibition is a representation of art works by some of our 100 Artists members. There is a varied range of work in Water Colour, Acrylic, Oil, Pastel, and Prints, with all styles of art on show. The works are being selected by Helen Kerridge, a well renowned artist and art...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 20 October
Where:
Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Keirunga Artists Spring Exhibition

Keirunga Artists Spring Exhibition

Keirunga Artists has a membership of approximately 100 artists. The works entered in this exhibition have been selected by well renowned local artists and Art Tutor, Helen Kerridge. Helen recently spent time at the Charles Reed Studio in Italy, and created some amazing portraits while there....

Date: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 20 October
Where:
Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Keirunga Artists Spring 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: Thursday 17 October 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
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 17 October to Thursday 19 December
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Salsa Thursdays


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Muso Night

Muso Night

Muso Night featuring: The Miserables, Lightening Strike, Joe Cole, Danica Bryant, Cam Bo, Hotel Mortem, AJ, Lavender Menace.

Date: Thursday 17 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Muso Night


Happy Hour with Tim Hansen

Happy Hour with Tim Hansen

Happy Hour with Tim Hansen. This week's live music session features local rockstar Tim Hansen! Tim has a unique spin on tunes that follow a lurching path from Tom Waits, Radiohead, and Lou Reed all the way to Jessie J--with a few detours all the way. He will be rocking the guitar from 6:30 pm,...

Date: Friday 18 October
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Happy Hour with Tim Hansen


Taonga Moana - A Love Letter to The Oceans

Taonga Moana - A Love Letter to The Oceans

New Zealand’s premier national chamber choir Voices New Zealand perform a stunning musical and visual reminder about the beauty and importance of our oceans, essential to survival on our planet. This inspiring concert celebrates our oceans as taonga with uplifting and moving music from around the...

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

Read more » - Taonga Moana - A Love Letter to The Oceans


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Sons of Henrik

Sons of Henrik

Sons of Henrik are an all-original acoustic/electric rock band based around the vocal and poetically lyrical talents of Nik Henriksen and the melodic guitar riffs of Kane Raisey. Their self-described musical style is “Rock-oustic Anthems & Power Ballads” and they draw inspiration from their...

Date: Friday 18 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Sons of Henrik


Free
White Night: After Dark

White Night: After Dark

Celebrate White Night at the museum with beats by local percussion group Bay Batucada. Try out our giant interactive marble run and explore the new family-friendly exhibition Mystery of History. You can also check out a show of NASA space images in the Century Theatre. All welcome!

Date: Saturday 19 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - White Night: After Dark


Saturday Night Session with Model A: CANCELLED

Saturday Night Session with Model A: CANCELLED

Rockin' and Rollin', Model A and the Glimmer Sisters are back at the UW! They'll be bringing the classic rock of the 50's and 60's back, so pull out your poodle skirts and dancing shoes for this night you don't want to miss! Reserve your table, or rock up at 7, music starts at 7:30. $10 at the...

Date: Saturday 19 October
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Saturday Night Session with Model A: CANCELLED


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Detour with Kitty Day and Kelly Pigott

Detour with Kitty Day and Kelly Pigott

Detour are one of the best 3 piece RnB acts around. Sharp melodies and funk. Detour are a three piece Napier based band formed in July of 2009. The band consists of drums, bass, electric guitar and vocals. The majority of the songs we perform are original compositions. Song writing is a...

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

Read more » - Detour with Kitty Day and Kelly Pigott


Jazz Spectacular - Matthew Marshall, Bruce Forman,Rodger Fox

Jazz Spectacular - Matthew Marshall, Bruce Forman,Rodger Fox

JAZZ SPECTACULAR 2019 Guitarists Matthew Marshall and Bruce Forman Matthew Marshall Described as “…a guitarist of superb technical accomplishment and a musician of perception and style” (Dominion Post), Matthew Marshall is passionate about enhancing and expanding the repertoire of the...

Date: Sunday 20 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Jazz Spectacular - Matthew Marshall, Bruce Forman,Rodger Fox


Free
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 23 October to Wednesday 18 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Trivia Quiz


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Nicola Són Brazilian Quartet

Nicola Són Brazilian Quartet

The most Brazilian Contemporary French singer-songwriter. New release a Pura Essência Da Malemolência / La Malémolence. A native Parisian of Armenian descent, singer, songwriter and guitar-player Nicola Són has been a permanent resident of São Paulo, Brazil's largest city, for the past 5...

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

Read more » - Nicola Són Brazilian Quartet


Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour

Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour

Singer/Songwriter Jason Kerrison is taking his talents across Aotearoa on a special solo songbook tour, hosted at delightful intimate venues sharing Opshop, The Babysitters Circus songs, solo work including his new single and some of his personal all-time favourites. With 15 shows between...

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

Read more » - Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour


Free
Constance Fein Harding - Fine Art Photography

Constance Fein Harding - Fine Art Photography

Constance Fein Harding is a creative fine art photographer. Using photography as her medium she blends textures and impressionism to create painterly images. She likes the idea of being able to take photographs of places and everyday things and making them her own by using her creative...

Date: Friday 25 October to Thursday 7 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Constance Fein Harding - Fine Art Photography


Onward - A Decade of Devilskin

Onward - A Decade of Devilskin

The ROCK Proudly Present - ONWARD - A DECADE OF DEVILSKIN From humble beginnings in the Waikato to gracing some of the biggest stages all over the world Devilskin are thrilled to celebrate their tenth birthday milestone with a comprehensive NZ tour "Its a party we want to take on the road to...

Date: Friday 25 October
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Onward - A Decade of Devilskin


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Grayson Hugh & Polly Messer: CANCELLED

Grayson Hugh & Polly Messer: CANCELLED

The One The Only Grayson Hugh & Polly Messer Grayson Hugh is an internationally-acclaimed singer/songwriter, who grew up in West Hartford, Connecticut. After moving to New York in 1986 in search of a record deal, he was "discovered" in an elevator on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. The other...

Date: Friday 25 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Grayson Hugh & Polly Messer: CANCELLED


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Krisy Erin

Krisy Erin

BAR 2013 presents Krihper Nations Queen “Krisy Erin". Aotearoa’s Top Female Māori Rap Artist and Dj Twitch from Australia performing live at Billy's on Hawkes Bay Anniv Day 25th Oct, Friday! With support of Starr Masae, Jireh Fretton & Crow. Limited Early bird tickets available online...

Date: Friday 25 October
Where:
Bar 2013, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Krisy Erin


Angus and Julia Stone + Special Guests

Angus and Julia Stone + Special Guests

Following hugely popular shows in Nelson and New Plymouth in March, award-winning Australian folk rock/indie duo Angus and Julia Stone return in October to headline the final show of the Harvest Moon concert series at the stunning Church Road Winery. Angus and Julia has secured themselves a...

Date: Saturday 26 October
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fright Night

Fright Night

FRIGHT NIGHT! Join us for the best night of Halloween entertainment! Aerialists, ghouls and maybe some goblins, who knows... The BOO-mb Funk Variety Performers are super excited to bring you this, as it's a FIRST for us. Yes we've never done a halloween show. But we are thrilled to be putting...

Date: Saturday 26 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Fright Night


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

Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


Zeff Fest Spring Edition

Zeff Fest Spring Edition

Zeffer Cider Co are welcoming in the sunny season with their first Zeff Fest - Spring Edition featuring music from: - Hidden Agenda - DJ Michael Hawksworth w/ Matt Mear on Trumpet - Arahi Join the Zeffer team and friends at their Cidery & Taproom for a relaxed afternoon of music, food trucks...

Date: Sunday 27 October
Where:
Zeffer Cider, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Zeff Fest Spring Edition


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

Read more » - Mack and The Three Wise Birds


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Sol Lounge Labour Weekend Special

Sol Lounge Labour Weekend Special

Madcap and Black Barn Bistro are proud to present a Sol Lounge Labour Weekend Special Featuring Gareth Dobson, Rob Carroll and Henri George. We've assembled your favourite local selectors to deliver a pre-summer Sol Lounge taster, set to take place on Sunday 27 October (Labour...

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

Read more » - Sol Lounge Labour Weekend Special


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Ben Woods & Lucy Hunter with In The Mouth of the Gift Horse

Ben Woods & Lucy Hunter with In The Mouth of the Gift Horse

Ben Woods and Lucy Hunter tour New Zealand throughout October and November following the release of Ben's debut album 'Put'. Ben and Lucy have both cemented themselves in New Zealand's independent music scene in their own right. Lucy is known for her all consuming gothic ballads, often...

Date: Sunday 27 October
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Ben Woods & Lucy Hunter with In The Mouth of the Gift Horse


Hawke's Bay Jazz Club Big Band

Hawke's Bay Jazz Club Big Band

The Hawke's Bay Jazz Club Big Band mix it up at Paisley Stage, playing Big Band Swing, Funk, Rock 'n' Roll and vocal charts, lead by Musical Director Mark Oldershaw. There's tunes made popular by Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Stray Cats, Caro Emerald and more. Spend Halloween...

Date: Thursday 31 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hawke's Bay Jazz Club Big Band


Trick Or Treat.... with Hot Mix

Trick Or Treat.... with Hot Mix

Trick Or Treat.... with Hot Mix. A Halloween special featuring brand new 6 piece band Hot Mix. $50 bar tab on the night for best dressed.

Date: Thursday 31 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Trick Or Treat.... with Hot Mix


November 2019

Free
The House of Webb Exhibition

The House of Webb Exhibition

The House of Webb: a Victorian family's journey to Ormondville. Follow the unusual journey of the Webb family as they leave their comfortable lifestyle in England and set out for New Zealand in 1884. As a group of 14, they voyaged on board a vermin-infested ship to Napier, then onwards to...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 3 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The House of Webb Exhibition


Free
Five Pākehā Painters Exhibition

Five Pākehā Painters Exhibition

From the onset of colonisation, European immigrants and their descendants have been bringing and maintaining their own culture in Aotearoa, including a characteristic art tradition. These twelve artworks by five Pakeha painters illustrate the way in which people of European heritage in New...

Date: Thursday 17 October to Saturday 30 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Five Pākehā Painters 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: Thursday 17 October to Tuesday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection 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: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


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: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Tēnei Tonu 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: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition


Free
Constance Fein Harding - Fine Art Photography

Constance Fein Harding - Fine Art Photography

Constance Fein Harding is a creative fine art photographer. Using photography as her medium she blends textures and impressionism to create painterly images. She likes the idea of being able to take photographs of places and everyday things and making them her own by using her creative...

Date: Friday 25 October to Thursday 7 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Constance Fein Harding - Fine Art Photography


Free
Jenn Hodgkiss - Edgy Work By a Young Designer

Jenn Hodgkiss - Edgy Work By a Young Designer

Jenn Hodgkiss is a digital artist and designer. Born in Manchester, England Jenn was brought up in New Zealand from the age of 6. Jenn is a self-confessed goth and interested in all alternative lifestyles and subcultures, which feed into her art and design. View Jenn’s work on display in the...

Date: Friday 1 November to Saturday 30 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Jenn Hodgkiss - Edgy Work By a Young Designer


Free
Bev Doohan; The Plant Hunter’s Bounty

Bev Doohan; The Plant Hunter’s Bounty

As a floral designer Bev Doohan has always been intrigued by the origins of the flowers and foliage used in our designs and arrangements, both traditional and contemporary. This pathway lead her to the plant hunters. The plant hunters were exceptional men who dedicated their lives to increasing...

Date: Friday 1 November to Saturday 30 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Bev Doohan; The Plant Hunter’s Bounty


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: Thursday 17 October 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


Happy Hour with Mia Jay

Happy Hour with Mia Jay

Local superstar Mia Söhnge will be performing here at The Urban Winery from 6:30 pm right after Happy Hour! Her singer/song-writer style and melodic tones will transport you into the weekend. And discounted drinks from 4-6 certainly won't hurt either. Come in and enjoy some of Hawkes Bay's...

Date: Friday 1 November
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Happy Hour with Mia Jay


Free
Outdoor Movie Month

Outdoor Movie Month

Join us on Friday evenings for the whole month of November as we host outdoor movie month at Albert Square! This is completely free for the community, so grab a cushion or a picnic blanket and get friends and family together at Albert Square to watch a different family friendly movie every Friday...

Date: Friday 1 November to Friday 22 November
Where:
Albert Square Hastings, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Outdoor Movie Month


House Of Shem

House Of Shem

One of Aotearoa New Zealand’s most respected and successful reggae acts, House Of Shem, return this October with new music and a tour - a tribute to the band's founder, the legendary Carl Perkins. This will be the start of an annual yearly tribute tour to honour Perkins. House Of Shem...

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

Read more » - House Of Shem


Free
Auditions for Cast of Godspell

Auditions for Cast of Godspell

The famous rock-musical Godspell will be presented in the magnificent Napier Cathedral in late May 2020. This show has been universally popular since 1970, when it was first performed in America. We are looking for ten actors who can sing, to play the characters in the show. Godspell is a...

Date: Saturday 2 November to Sunday 3 November
Where:
Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Auditions for Cast of Godspell


Magnifique

Magnifique

Come and share the Magic of Dance with “Magnifique” an enjoyable performance for all, showcasing the talents of the students from Prestige Dance Studio under the direction of Principal Belinda Harvey. Students will perform a variety of dances - Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop and Lyrical -...

Date: Saturday 2 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Magnifique


Halloween Ball

Halloween Ball

Enjoy an evening of social dancing. Waltz, swing, tango, foxtrot, quickstep, new vogue, rock 'n' roll, salsa, bachata, chachacha and more. DJ: Adrian Leineweber Event Hosted by Evan & Sandy Theme: Halloween Doors open: 7pm On arrival bring your ticket to the registration desk (in the...

Date: Saturday 2 November
Where:
Taradale Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Halloween Ball


Saturday Night Session with Fuego Latino: CANCELLED

Saturday Night Session with Fuego Latino: CANCELLED

Our favourite Gypsy-Folk Band is back for another night of rhythms and melodies to persuade you to move. With a diverse range of instruments, song choices, languages, and food and drink options, this is a night for everyone at the Urban Winery. Limited seating for maximum dancing. Table...

Date: Saturday 2 November
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Saturday Night Session with Fuego Latino: CANCELLED


Jess Deacon w/Queen Fox

Jess Deacon w/Queen Fox

Introducing Wellington singer/songwriter Jess Deacon - writer of soulful, smooth melodies and lead singer of Queen Fox. Joined by her band, let Jess and The Foxes take you on an evocative journey through stories of life, light, love and loss. Followed by a set of re-imagined groovy covers,...

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

Read more » - Jess Deacon w/Queen Fox


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Hamish Kilgour Trio

Hamish Kilgour Trio

Hamish Kilgour needs no introduction to local music audiences. As a member of The Clean, he is considered part of the fabric of New Zealand’s alternative rock scene. Regardless of his role in numerous bands, he has surprisingly only before put his name on one solo album, 2014’s ‘All Of It...

Date: Sunday 3 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Hamish Kilgour Trio


Free
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 23 October to Wednesday 18 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Trivia Quiz


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Jon Toogood Solo - Acoustic

Jon Toogood Solo - Acoustic

Rock ‘n’ roll raconteur Jon Toogood unplugs the Marshall stacks and picks up his acoustic guitar for a run of shows across New Zealand this Spring. After 2 sold out shows in Christchurch in October Jon will return to Aotearoa for a further four shows in the North Island for one week in...

Date: Thursday 7 November
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Sea Change; Transformation and Alteration

Sea Change; Transformation and Alteration

This exhibition of work combines the talents of three local artists: Christine Heaney, Kathie Hands and Carolyn Veen. Christine: As an accomplished potter and ceramicist Christine’s exhibition is an eclectic mix of function and form, strongly influenced by her formal art training in Graphic...

Date: Friday 8 November to Thursday 21 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Come Fly With Me - A Tribute to Frank Sinatra

Come Fly With Me - A Tribute to Frank Sinatra

A five piece band, specializing in songs from The Great American Songbook period, present for your listening pleasure songs made famous by the late and great Frank Sinatra. From slow intimate ballads to uptempo swing numbers the members seamlessly meld together to make the evening one you will...

Date: Friday 8 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Swan Lake – Imperial Russian Ballet Company

Swan Lake – Imperial Russian Ballet Company

The Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand with Swan Lake... the most loved classical ballet of them all. This masterpiece ballet is presented in two acts and follows the original storyline. Subtle revisions and variations have been introduced by Gediminas Taranda, Artistic Director...

Date: Friday 8 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jon Toogood Solo - Acoustic

Jon Toogood Solo - Acoustic

Rock ‘n’ roll raconteur Jon Toogood unplugs the Marshall stacks and picks up his acoustic guitar for a run of shows across New Zealand this Spring. After 2 sold out shows in Christchurch in October Jon will return to Aotearoa for a further four shows in the North Island for one week in...

Date: Friday 8 November
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Saturday Night Session with Jess Atkin

Saturday Night Session with Jess Atkin

If you don't know who Jess Atkin is by now you've clearly not been down to the Urban Winery! Jess and the gang are continuing their residency at the Urban Winery through this summer! Their soulful, raw, contagious energy is exactly what a Saturday night calls for. $10 at the door, music...

Date: Saturday 9 November to Saturday 7 December
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Squealer - NZ's Premier AC/DC Tribute

Squealer - NZ's Premier AC/DC Tribute

Squealer NZ’s premier AC/DC experience band Squealer·Wednesday, 19 December 2018· Squealer is New Zealand's most accomplished and long standing AC/DC experience band delivering the songs of AC/DC with passion and pride. The 5 guys in Squealer each have plenty of experience in many other...

Date: Saturday 9 November
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 10 November to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Music Society Concert

Music Society Concert

Each Concert is different. The Bay Cities Symphonic Band will feature in the September programme. This band under the Director John Snowling provides a wide variety of music enjoyed by all. "Four's Company", a unique Choir will bring a varied style of music. This group was invited to sing in...

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

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Shoddy - Someday We’ll Fix It - Album Tour

Shoddy - Someday We’ll Fix It - Album Tour

Auckland based goth-glam-grunge-psych band Shoddy are releasing their new album -Someday We'll Fix It- and to celebrate they are taking the party around the country. Third stop on the journey is The Cabana. Support from local act The Munros. Doors at 8pm.

Date: Thursday 14 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Lazy Fifty - LIVE

Lazy Fifty - LIVE

If you love classic blues rock, you'll love Lazy Fifty L I V E. We’re starting the night with some of our own kiwi blues rock originals. Once we’ve warmed you up with a few of our own tunes, we'll crack into some awesome music from the bands we love. Deep Purple, Pink Floyd, Thin...

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

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Heavy Blarney

Heavy Blarney

Heavy Blarney bring their Celtic steampunk folk-rock to Napier! Heavy metal banjo tunes, electronic bagpipes, and songs about the Manawatū. Have a listen to "The Airship Manawatū" here: https://youtu.be/vDVJjMWSPII Dress up as a steampunk, a Celt, or a Celtic steampunk, and you might win a...

Date: Friday 15 November
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Richard Brimer: Harvest

Richard Brimer: Harvest

Harvest is a photographic exhibition by local Hawke’s Bay photographer Richard Brimer. Through large scale format photographs Richard captures portraits of the seasonal worker, those behind Hawke’s bay booming horticulture and viticultural industries. Brimer’s access to all areas of this...

Date: Saturday 16 November
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, 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 16 November 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 16 November to Saturday 18 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hansel & Gretel

Hansel & Gretel

Faint starlight peeps through the dark forest canopy. It is midnight: the witching hour. Alone and lost, two hungry children stumble towards a glowing vision of warmth and comfort, heaven for any child with an empty belly and an aching heart. But all is not as it seems… For Christmas 2019,...

Date: Saturday 16 November to Sunday 17 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Pink Floyd Tribute

Pink Floyd Tribute

Revival Entertainment Enterprises presents “Comfortably Numb” An Outstanding Pink Floyd tribute show, performed by Hawkes Bay band ”Revival“ With decades of combined experience behind them, an impressive list of international artist’s individual members of the band have supported over...

Date: Saturday 16 November
Where:
The Cabana, 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 17 November to Sunday 23 February
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Bee Gees Night Fever

The Bee Gees Night Fever

Direct from Australia, Showtime invites you to dance your way into a time warp of 70’s disco dance floor thrillers and timeless heartfelt rock ballads with The Bee Gees Night Fever! Night Fever is jetting into town to recreate the Bee Gee’s 1997 One Night Only Las Vegas concert experience in...

Date: Monday 18 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Unusual Subjects Tour | Napier

Unusual Subjects Tour | Napier

Strange. Weird. Wonderful. A show that will pull you apart and put you back together again. Jamie Patterson (2019 Raw Quest Grand Finalist), Lane Pilkington (2019 Raw Quest Grand Finalist) and Camilo Aristizabal explore the obscure, delve into the surreal and discuss unique comedic ideas on...

Date: Wednesday 20 November
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Fraser Mack

Fraser Mack

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

Date: Friday 22 November to Friday 20 December
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Fraser Mack


Sneaky Bones

Sneaky Bones

Acclaimed US multi-instrumentalist, producer, songwriter and adored folk artist, Sneaky Bones returns to NZ for another epic nationwide tour. Matthew Bean, who writes and performs under the pseudonym Sneaky Bones, sets out on his second tour across New Zealand to support his third full-length...

Date: Friday 22 November
Where:
EastEnd Cafe & Bar, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jazz Like We Used To

Jazz Like We Used To

Join us for a night all about reliving the days of classic jazz. Old time jazz standards being played on a piano just as old and a local jazz vocalist and legend, Margot Pierard, takes the stage with this world class band for one night only. Margot sold out last time she was at the UW in July, so...

Date: Saturday 23 November
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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(IN)Human, Invoke The Fury, Substrain

(IN)Human, Invoke The Fury, Substrain

(IN)Human will be making their first journey this far south of Auckland in a long while! Playing alongside their friends in Hadees Drudge, and including local acts Invoke The Fury and Substrain! Doors open: 8pm Door cost: $10 (IN)Human seek to expose the darker corners of the human psyche,...

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

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Hawkes Bay Hell Night!

Hawkes Bay Hell Night!

(IN)Human will be making their first journey this far south of Auckland in a long while! Playing alongside their friends in Hadees Drudge, and including local acts Invoke The Fury and Substrain! Doors open: 8pm Ticket sales: TBA (IN)Human (IN)Human seek to expose the darker corners of the...

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

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Ladies Night! - Men of Steel

Ladies Night! - Men of Steel

Coming the to Taradale RSA for one night only! The Men of Steel!!! Men of Steel is NZ’s longest running male revue and NZ’s only male strip club, Auckland based and ready to rock in the bay! We have VIP tickets available for the front row include a free glass of bubbles! Limited 20 tickets...

Date: Saturday 23 November
Where:
Taradale RSA, 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 27 October to Sunday 22 December
Where:
Three Wise Birds Garden Bar, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Legendary Divas

Legendary Divas

Award winning singer and actress Ali Harper is bringing her show 'Legendary Divas' to the Hawkes Bay to support the Napier and Hastings Women's Refuge. This hit show has toured through out New Zealand as well as to New York and celebrates all the incredible singers that have inspired us with...

Date: Wednesday 27 November to Thursday 28 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jack & The Beanstalk

Jack & The Beanstalk

Jump into the Holiday spirit with laughter and tradition and join the festive fun at this year’s pantomime – Roger Hall’s Jack and the Beanstalk. Brought to you by Waipawa Musical & Dramatics Society Jack and his mother are so poor they have to sell their beloved cow, Betsy. Young Jack...

Date: Thursday 28 November to Sunday 1 December
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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The Horses Mile Jam Session

The Horses Mile Jam Session

Next Horses Mile run open mic jam night booked at The Cabana for Friday the 29th of November. It will be another fun night. Pm me if you are keen on a set. - Nathan.

Date: Friday 29 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Andy Leleisi’uao: Kamoan Mine

Andy Leleisi’uao: Kamoan Mine

The Hastings City Art Gallery is proud to present Kamoan Mine, a comprehensive survey exhibition of Samoan / New Zealand artist Andy Leleisi’uao, curated by Ben Bergman. Leleisi’uao is one of the most significant Pasifika artists living and working in New Zealand today. A full-time artist...

Date: Saturday 30 November
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Latin for Lovers 2

Latin for Lovers 2

The first one was the talk of the town. So we're doing it again! Latin for Lovers '2' with music from the Lady Larisa Jazz Group Milonga from 7-9 then the live music begins Lady Larisa has just returned from a tour including Central and South America so she'll be sure to have some Latin...

Date: Saturday 30 November
Where:
Napier Tango Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Latin for Lovers 2


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

Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


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Landslide - Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Tribute Show

Landslide - Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Tribute Show

Landslide is an Auckland based, live 5 piece band, who have been celebrating the music of Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks all over the North Island for the past 7 years. Covering well-known classics from Fleetwood Mac and also Stevie's solo hits. Dreams, Sara, Rhiannon, The Chain, Go Your Own...

Date: Saturday 30 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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December 2019

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: Thursday 17 October to Tuesday 31 December
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: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition


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: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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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: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, 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: Thursday 17 October 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 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 1 December to Sunday 5 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer Sundaze


Jack & The Beanstalk

Jack & The Beanstalk

Jump into the Holiday spirit with laughter and tradition and join the festive fun at this year’s pantomime – Roger Hall’s Jack and the Beanstalk. Brought to you by Waipawa Musical & Dramatics Society Jack and his mother are so poor they have to sell their beloved cow, Betsy. Young Jack...

Date: Thursday 28 November to Sunday 1 December
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

Read more » - Jack & The Beanstalk


Free
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 23 October to Wednesday 18 December
Where:
Napier RSA, 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: Friday 6 December to Tuesday 31 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Marion Brennan: The Prism Effect Scratchboard Art


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 16 November to Saturday 18 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer Sessions


Saturday Night Session with Jess Atkin

Saturday Night Session with Jess Atkin

If you don't know who Jess Atkin is by now you've clearly not been down to the Urban Winery! Jess and the gang are continuing their residency at the Urban Winery through this summer! Their soulful, raw, contagious energy is exactly what a Saturday night calls for. $10 at the door, music...

Date: Saturday 9 November to Saturday 7 December
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Saturday Night Session with Jess Atkin


Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour

Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour

Singer/Songwriter Jason Kerrison is taking his talents across Aotearoa on a special solo songbook tour, hosted at delightful intimate venues sharing Opshop, The Babysitters Circus songs, solo work including his new single and some of his personal all-time favourites. With 15 shows between...

Date: Saturday 7 December
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour


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 10 November to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, 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

Read more » - 7 Days - 10th Birthday Live Tour


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

Read more » - Christmas Oratoria Bach


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 16 November to Saturday 18 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack


Free
Cox Partners Christmas at the Park

Cox Partners Christmas at the Park

Free to enter, family friendly community event. Gates open at 2.00pm. 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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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 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 17 November to Sunday 23 February
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Sunday Sessions


Free
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 17 October to Thursday 19 December
Where:
The Urban Winery, 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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Shapeshifter with The Upbeats & MC Tiki and Guests

Shapeshifter with The Upbeats & MC Tiki and Guests

Join Shapeshifter, The Upbeats, MC Tiki & Sunshine Sound System for an epic Hawke's Bay summer concert on Friday December 20th at the iconic Hawke’s Bay Racing Centre. Madcap and Etiquette bring you the most anticipated show this summer in Hawke’s Bay. The inaugural ‘Summer...

Date: Friday 20 December
Where:
Hawkes Bay Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Shapeshifter with The Upbeats & MC Tiki and Guests


Free
Fraser Mack

Fraser Mack

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

Date: Friday 22 November to Friday 20 December
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Fraser Mack


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

Read more » - Mack and The Three Wise Birds


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

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January 2020

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: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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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: Thursday 17 October to Wednesday 1 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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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: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition


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 16 November to Saturday 18 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer to Autumn with Fraser Mack


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: Thursday 17 October 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


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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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

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

Read more » - Summer Sundaze


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 16 November to Saturday 18 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, 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 10 November to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, 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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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 17 November to Sunday 23 February
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Sunday Sessions


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

Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


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
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Fat Freddy's Drop


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: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre 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: Thursday 17 October 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 16 November 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 16 November to Saturday 18 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer Sessions


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

Read more » - An Evening with Michael Bublé


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: Saturday 1 February
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Fat Freddy's Drop


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 1 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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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

Read more » - Mission Concert ft. Elton John: SOLD OUT


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 10 November to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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R18
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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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 17 November to Sunday 23 February
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - The Sunday Sessions


Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals

Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals

Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals will return to New Zealand early next year for a five-date tour. The renowned American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, and his band, will play TSB Bowl of Brooklands in New Plymouth on Friday, February 21; Electric Avenue Festival in...

Date: Friday 28 February
Where:
Church Road Winery, 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 26 October to Saturday 28 March
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


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: Thursday 17 October to Sunday 15 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Turuturu: Fingers, Feather & Fibre Exhibition


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

Read more » - Summer Sundaze


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 16 November to Saturday 18 April
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Summer Sessions


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

Read more » - 10cc Live - Black Barn Amphitheatre


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 16 November 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 10 November to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair


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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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

Read more » - Wine Country Quilts Exhibition


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

Read more » - Saturday Sessions with Fraser Mack


April 2020

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 16 November 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 1 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 16 November 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 10 November to Sunday 19 April
Where:
Ash Ridge Wines, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Ash Ridge Winery Craft Fair


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

Read more » - The Ten Tenors


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