FERMENTFEST

Artisan beer and cheese festival at Sky City, Hamilton.
Free entry
Saturday 29 September, 11am-5pm

www.skycityhamilton.co.nz/whats-on/events/ferment-fest-2018

 

FALLS RETREAT GARDENING WORKSHOP

‘Full Monty’ Gardening Workshop – the most comprehensive workshop covering all the fundamentals of growing nutrient-dense, organic, healthy veggies!
Saturday 29 September 9.30am-3.30pm
$120pp includes interactive garden workshop with morning tea on arrival and a delicious shared lunch.
www.fallsretreat.co.nz

 

AFFORDABLE ARTS AND ARTISAN FAIR

A local art and artisan fair held at Black Sheep Bar & Grill on the last Sunday of each month.
Sunday 30 September 11.00am-3.00pm
Sunday 28 October 11.00am-3.00pm
Sunday 25 November 11.00am-3.00pm
21 Plummers Point Road, Whakamarama

 

Sunday Lunches

ex-Tauranga
7 October – Karangahake Winery
11 November – Henley Hotel, Cambridge (formerly Sarnia Park)
To book, email tgatastingtours@xtra.co.nz

 

ART WAIKINO

The sculpture category of Art Waikino will once again be on display throughout the grounds of Falls Retreat this Labour Weekend. It’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy art with award-winning food in a beautiful setting!
No entry fee
Friday 19 – Monday 21 October

 

FREE 7 DAY EXERCISE CHALLENGE

Get your hands on 7 FREE home workouts that get results! Real Health NZ have just released their all new Free 7 Day Exercise Challenge. It’s perfect for those just starting their exercise journey or for busy people who don’t have loads of time – ALL workouts are 14 minutes or less!
www.realhealthnz.co.nz

 

Gisborne Winery Tour

ex-Tauranga
26‒28 October
To book, email tgatastingtours@xtra.co.nz

 

HAYES COMMON – MEET THE MAKER

This October, Grain vs Grape with Sawmill Brewery and Super Natural Wine Co.

For more information on this great night go to
facebook.com/hayescommon

 

Taranaki Powerco Garden Festival Tour

ex-Tauranga
1‒4 November
To book, email tgatastingtours@xtra.co.nz

 

BASE UP OMOKOROA COASTAL CHALLENGE

2km Kids Dash, 5km run or walk, 10km run or walk and 15km fun run raising money for good causes in Omokoroa.
Sunday 11 November
www.runrunrun.co.nz

 

BOP GARDEN & ART FESTIVAL

Celebrating the beauty and diversity of both the gardens and artists in the Bay of Plenty with 70 gardens and over 50 artists, combining to display their work.
15-18 November
www.gardenandartfestival.co.nz

 

ARKANDA CHRISTMAS CLASSES

Wayne’s ever-popular classes are back. Enjoy a beautiful Christmas atmosphere with decorations and treasures brought back from France for sale.
17, 18, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 27, 30 November, 9.30am
28 November, 6.30pm
1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 9 December, 9.30am
5 December 6.30pm
To book, email wayne@arkanda.co.nz

 

A NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

Home to the biggest Christmas party in town, Bethlehem will host its annual family event with entertainment galore, giveaways from the Bethlehem Town Centre, fireworks and lots of good cheer.  Free entry with something for everyone, this iconic event will host a wide range of the region’s great food and beverage vendors or you can take your own picnic – but no alcohol.

Saturday 22 December, 5.00-9.30pm
Venue: Bethlehem College Sports Field
www.anightbeforechristmas.co.nz