There’s always something exciting happening in Hawke’s Bay – but remember to base yourself in The Village.

21 Aug

Magic of the Mediterranean with Rick Stein & Esk Valley Wine

Rick Stein needs little introduction to his many fans worldwide. His passion for using quality ingredients and local produce and his talent for creating delicious flavour combinations in his books, TV series’ and restaurants have won him a host of accolades and fans. He’s also great fun, and one of the most charming chef’s you’d ever want to meet.

Rick returns to The Farm at Cape Kidnappers where he’’ll be sharing the magic of the Mediterranean – cooking dishes from his latest book: From Venice to Istanbul. Rick’s love of fresh produce and authentic cooking and his zest for life will make this weekend one not to be missed!

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08 Aug


Divas here we come! The biggest & bestest all-rock covers show to come to Havelock North since the last one!


All Rock – All Night – 9m Til Late


Generator is Hawke’s Bays top all-rock covers show, bringing you music from some of the greatest names from rock and roll around New Zealand and the world.


A five-piece rock show to remember, with a female vocalist, two guitars, bass, and drums – Generator will have you dancing all night with songs you know all the words to.


No cover charge. 18+.

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FFF together with The Loading Ramp Havelock North are hosting a Fun run/walk series.


The Fit Fast Functional Fiver will run over FIVE weeks, it will cost you FIVE dollars per event and you have the option to run/walk FIVE Km or 2.FIVE Km on the beautiful iWays of Havelock North/Hastings.


You will be timed and there will be a prize for fastest FIVE km in both Male and Female categories.


To top this all off, after the FIVER, head back to the Loading Ramp and have a drink, some nibbles or a meal while you wait for the prizegiving.

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