MATARIKI DISH CHALLENGE

Waikato Food Inc’s Matariki Dish Challenge kicks off for its third year on 10th June. Running for a month the challenge has Waikato chefs not only sharpen their knives, but don their gumboots and hit the books as they come up with a dish that celebrates Matariki and highlights Waikato produce.
10th June – 14th July
Click here to check out who has entered.

 

VISIT BAYLEYS AT THE FIELDAYS

Looking for your dream home? The Fieldays is here so head along to the Bayleys tent (D102), from residential to rural they have an exceptional level of properties on display. See you there!
14th-17th June

 

 

NZSO PACKAGES

A NZSO experience is an experience as good as anything anywhere in the world. Spoilt For Choice will be offering tailor-made dinner and show packages for Season 2017 concerts at Claudelands Arena. Let NZSO take you on a journey.
15th June, Claudelands Arena
6th July, Claudelands Arena
www.spoiltforchoice.co.nz

 

MILLS REEF DINNER

Come and join us on Thursday 22nd June at 6.30pm to enjoy a wonderful selection of dishes created by Delissi’s fantastic chef Darren and matched with outstanding wines from Mills Reef Winery.
Tickets will go fast so don’t miss out.
Thursday 22nd June, 6.30pm
Email Delissi or call them on 07 574 8200.

 

MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION FOR YOUR HEART AND SOUL

Learn easy, simple and beautiful ways to add mindfulness to every moment of your day and improve your health, relationships and (definitely) grow your intuitive skills.
Saturday 24th June 9.45am – 4.00pm
www.yolanda-innervisions.com/workshops

 

THE SERIOUSLY GOOD FOOD SHOW

Saturday 1st-Sunday 2nd July, ASB Arena, Baypark, Mt Maunganui.
www.seriouslygoodfoodshow.co.nz

 

PIONEER FUNDAYS AT WOODLANDS

Visit Woodlands Estate, Gordonton these school holidays. In particular from 18th to 20th July for its inaugural Pioneer Fundays. There will be fun activities to do, places and things to explore and pioneer refreshments to enjoy for all ages, wet or sunny.
07 824 3687 | www.woodlands.co.nz

 

LOCAVORE LUNCH

Join us at Dough Bros in a celebration of the impressive bounty of food produced in the Waikato.
Sunday 23rd July, 12 noon – 3pm
$50pp
Book here or email hello@doughbros.co.nz

 

TAURANGA COFFEE FESTIVAL

The Rising Tide, 107 Newton Street, Mount Maunganui
Saturday 29th July 10am-6pm
Click here for tickets.

 

TARNISHED FROCKS AND DIVAS PRESENTS ZOETICA

30th August – 2nd September
ASB Arena, Baypark, Mount Maunganui
www.tarnishedfrocksanddivas.co.nz

 

NORTHLAND WINERY TOUR

A winery tour of Matakana. Transport ex-Tauranga.
27th-29th October
07 544 1383
www.tastingtours.co.nz

 

RAW FOOD WORKSHOPS

Be inspired with these great workshops from the team at Raw Balance. Various workshop fun from May to August. Check out their Facebook page for more details.
www.facebook.com/rawbalancenz

 

FARM TO TABLE TOUR

Visit producers and providores and sample some amazing local specialties. Enjoy beautiful scenery and some ‘off the eaten track’ treasures. We finish with a two course lunch prepared by a local food hero at a stunning secret location.
Taste of Plenty | Book through website
www.tasteofplenty.co.nz

 

 

TAUPO MARKET

Meet the producers, artists and chefs. Be inspired by their passion and take home original presents for him, her, the garden and for you!
Every Saturday 9am-1pm
Redoubt Street, Taupo
www.taupomarket.kiwi.nz

 

waikato farmers

HAMILTON FARMERS’ MARKET

(including the Hamilton Creative Market)
Every Sunday morning from 8am-12 noon.
Gate 4, Brooklyn Road, Claudelands, Hamilton

Locally grown produce direct from the grower, hand-made artisan food, great coffee and breakfast, quality arts and crafts by local creators. Live music and places to sit under the trees enjoying good company.

CAMBRIDGE FARMERS’ MARKET

Every Saturday morning from 8am-12 noon.
Victoria Square, cnr Victoria Street & Alpha Street

Fresh local produce, lovely coffee and delicious food in the heart of Cambridge.

tga farmers market

Every Saturday 7.45am to 12 noon Tauranga Primary School between Arundel St, Cameron Rd and 5th Avenue

A diverse range of fresh local produce and locally produced artisan food.