Hawkes bay Events - Hawkes Bay Event Accommodation

  • Art Deco Weekend – Napier biggest Festival weekend each year in February. Dress-ups, cars, planes, steam-trains and 4 action packed days of events….all things 1930’s. Also a Smaller Winter Art Deco weekend in July each year
  • Winery Concerts – The Mission Estate had lead the way for the last 20 years…..attracting Top World class Artists to perform in Napier each Year. Church Road Winery and Black Barn also have stunning ampitheatres and are annually attracting Top Class performers to entertain us
  • NZ Horse of Year – Held in March each year….one of the biggest Equestrian events in the Southern Hemisphere and great times for all the “Horsey People”
  • F.A.W.C – Summer (November) and Winter (June) F.A.W.C events are really gathering momentum. Hawkes Bay top local producers of food and wine display and showcase their wares over a 2-3 week period. Loads of fun and quirky evets for Foodies !!!!
  • Big Easy – Every Easter…..a Big ride to showcase our Hawkes Bay Trails….starting from Havelock North and ending at Church Road Winery (approx 45km ride) with food and drink to conclude.
  • McLean Park – International Stadium showcasing International Cricket and Rugby Union….also hosting a NRL Rugby League Match in July 2015. We are the closest Waterfront Motel to the stadium
  • Park Island and Hastings Sports Park- Now hosting International Hockey each year…..teams the caliber of the Blacksticks, Australia, Japan, China, Korea, Argentina, USA etc.  Also very popular with Secondary School Sport competitions (predominantly Soccer (Football) and Hockey
  • Long Lunch – Every Summer, they set a table for about 900 people on the Marine Parade Promenade to have a late lunch, plenty of fine Hawkes Bay Wine and dance into the evening
  • Keirunga Gardens – Every Easter & Labour Weekend….loads of visiting enthusiasts bring their Steam Trains to the Bay for a huge weekend of rides for the kids…..a great time if you have little ones.
  • Iron Maori – Now becoming huge event….normally ¼ Ironman in November and ½ Ironman in December….Hope the success of the event doesn’t outgrow the venue ??
  • Pettigrew Green Arena – Very Popular with Hawks Basketball (NZ National Competition) and Provincial Netball (occasionally see the Silver Ferns too)
  • Weddings & Conferences – Due to Hawkes Bay Central location, Stunning weather and abundance of accommodation and Venues, We have become a prominent Wedding & Conference Destination