Summertime Sunday Sunrise Yoga

Saturday 16 December

Local business, Yin Yoga offers Sunday sunrise yoga to get locals through the hectic time of year

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Napier – the perfect spot to elope!

Thursday 14 December

Cruise passengers use their stopover in Napier for a great purpose!

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Retail figures surge in Hawke’s Bay

Thursday 30 November

Hawke’s Bay retail figures are growing faster than any other region in NZ

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Napier ‘ambassadors’ take to the streets

Thursday 30 November

Napier Community Patrol set to start work helping visitors to the CBD

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Art Deco trust launches new heritage fund

Friday 17 November

The Robert McGregor heritage fund launched to support preservation and restoration of Art Deco buildings

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More info on fund

White Night – Celebrates the CBD Arts Quarter

28 September 2017

Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival adds a new budget friendly event that celebrates Napier CBD’s emerging Arts Quarter

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Botanic Beats

Thursday 11 January

Napier Botanical Gardens

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Bryan Adams Concert

Sat 6 Jan

Black Barn


New Years Eve Celebrations

Sunday 31 December

The Soundshell

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Downtown Napier Street Festival

Sunday 3 December

12 – 6pm

Hastings Street

Guy Fawkes Fireworks Display

Sunday 5 November

Napier’s biggest fireworks display!

After sun down, @ Marine Parade

For the Children

Napier’s CBD is full of surprises, with plenty on offer to keep the smaller people in your group amused.

Napier: land of the long flat white

If it’s something there’s plenty of in Napier, it’s cafés serving a great cup of Joe.

Juliet and Peter Cottrell – The Drama Workshop

Keeping kids entertained in Hawke’s Bay for a decade!

Tim and Junko – Tu Meke Don

The modern kiwi love story!

New Reef Garden on Marine Parade

26 August 2017

Napier City Council unveils the new Reef Garden along Marine Parade

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NZ Top Shop Awards 2017 – Napier winners!

9 September 2017

Kilt Napier & Wallace Cotton Napier clean up at the Retail NZ 2017 Top Shop Awards

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White Night

Sat 30 September 7pm – 11pm

As part of the HB Arts Festival, Napier’s art precinct will come to life with a series of exhibitions, live performance, interactive events and artists in residence.

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Harcourts HB Arts Festival

26 September – 8 October

Once again the Harcourts HB Arts Festival comes to Napier with many options to tickle your fancy.

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Festival of Russian Ballet

Monday 11 September, 2017

Napier Municipal Theatre

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NZ International Film Festival

7 – 24 September

Century Theatre, MTG

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Spring Fever CBD Event

Shake off the winter blues & celebrate spring!

Come in to the CBD for a market style sale, kids entertainment, FREE parking & MORE!

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Napier sweeps the HB Hospitality Awards

August 15, 2017

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Pacifica named NZ’s best restaurant

August 8, 2017

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Napier City Council wins award for City Vision

July 26, 2017

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Deco landmark becomes apartments

July 6, 2017

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Easter Trading to boost local economy

April 8, 2017

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Multi-million $ hotel touted for CBD

March 25, 2017

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Sarah Edwards – Pink Flamingo

A tale of two towns

Art Deco

Napier is world famous for its Art Deco heritage, the jewel in our city’s crown.

Graham Bell – Alexanders Menswear

Keeping style alive since ’75

Date Night

Feeling the love? Add these ideas into your date idea portfolio and you’ll be earning those Brownie points quicker than you can say Art Deco.

10 Must Do’s in Napier

Whether you’re here for a day or a month, our beautiful ocean-bordered city is full to its Art Deco brim of things to do and see.  Here are some suggestions to get you started.

Pangeaseed Sea Walls – Artists for Oceans

Artists for Oceans