Mission Estate Concert – Phil Collins (SOLD OUT)

Wednesday 6th February


Sample NZ’s Largest Whisky Collection!

Indigo Napier – Hawke’s Bay’s award winning restaurant & bar in the heart of Napier’s CBD.

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Pharmacy with a Deco Distinction

Deco inspired Charleston Pharmacy won’t fail to impress

New Years Day

Tuesday 1st January

Boxing Day

Wednesday 26th December

Christmas Day

Tuesday 25th December

Napier retail sector driving region’s growth

Wednesday 13 November 2018

Hawke’s Bay retailers are still succeeding against the dual challenges posed by big-box retail and online shopping, as consumer spending shoots up by more than $12.5 million.

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Labour Day

Monday 22nd October


Hawke’s Bay Anniversary Day

Friday 19th October

Rajesh Singh Rawat – Indigo Restaurant

Head Chef spicing it up at Indigo

Tourism spend continues to rise in Hawke’s Bay

Monday 30 July

Hawke’s Bay’s Indian Summer and an extended Winter F.A.W.C! (Food and Wine Classic) event are being pointed to as reasons behind a big jump in the value of tourism last month.

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What to do in Napier on a rainy day

Rainy day activities to keep you busy from morning to night

Queens Birthday

Monday 4th June

Beautiful Brunches

Mother’s Day brunch tips

Lou & Beccah – Urban Deli

Creating Allergy Free options on Emerson

Natalie & Karla – Napier’s Two Lippy Ladies

The Lippy’est lady’s in town

ANZAC Day – Civic Service

Wed, 25th April
Memorial Square

ANZAC Day – Dawn Service

Wed,25th April

Napier Port Harbour to Hills

Sunday, 8th April
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Super Rugby – Hurricanes vs Sharks

Friday, 6th April
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Hawke’s Bay gets four-star economy rating in ASB Regional Economic Scoreboard report

Tuesday 13 March 2018

Hawke’s Bay is a step away from becoming a “rock star regional economy”

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Tremains Art Deco Festival pulls out all the stops in Napier

Monday 19 Feb 2018

The 30th anniversary of the event held 200 events over the weekend.

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‘Busiest year yet’ for tourism in Hawkes Bay

Saturday 10 Feb 2018

Hawke’s Bay businesses reaping benefits of tourism growth and spending

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The Big Easy

Sunday, 31 March
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John Butler Trio

Friday, 30th March
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Shed 2 Triathalon & Duathalon Race

Sunday, 25th March
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Napier Rocks

Saturday, 17th March
3.30pm-8.30pm – FREE
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Horse of the Year

13-18 March
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Napier Night Fiesta

Friday, 9th March
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Michael Jackson HIStory Show

Monday, 5th March
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Bay Cities Symphonic Band Concert

Sun, 4th March
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The Piano – the Ballet

Fri, 2nd & Sat 3rd March
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Fri, 2nd March
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Linsay Grant – Merchant 1948

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

Putting on the Ritz – frocks, feathers and fabulous Art Deco fashion

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Kevin Bloody Wilson Tour

Wed, 21st February


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Napier Port Ocean Swim

Sat, 17th February


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Art Deco Festival

Wed 14th – Sun 18th February

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Festival of Opera

Tues 13th 7pm, Thurs 15th 5pm, Sat 17th 7pm, Mon 19th Feb 2pm

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Napier retail spend remains strong

Tues 23 January 2018

Regional and International cardholder spend remains high for Q3 in Napier CBD

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Glen Pickering – Art Deco Festival Director

This year it’s all about music

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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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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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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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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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.