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Top Picks

17 Apr
to
25 Sep
2021
The Little Big Markets
17 April to 25 September

Gourmet street food, curated craft stalls, live music and lots of activities to entertain the little ones.  Read more

27Nov
2021
Mount Maunganui Half Marathon
27 November

Take in the best of Mount Maunganui with a weekend full of entertaining options and highlights of the region.  Read more

04 Mar
to
18 Mar
2022
ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2022
04 March to 18 March

The ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 is coming to Aotearoa for 31 incredible matches across 31 action-packed days and you can be there for all the world-class action.  Read more

Upcoming Events

17 Apr
to
25 Sep
2021
The Little Big Markets
17 April to 25 September

Gourmet street food, curated craft stalls, live music and lots of activities to entertain the little ones.  Read more

19 Jun
to
20 Nov
2021
Historic Village Wellbeing Market
19 June to 20 November

Tauranga's fantastic monthly wellbeing market, wonderful stalls, Holistic practitioners, natural health products, massage, crystals, candles, herbs, smudge sticks, Aura-Soma & more....  Read more

06 Jul
to
28 Sep
2021
Knit & Knatter - Greerton
06 July to 28 September

For keen knitters and amateurs who enjoy a good knatter. Newcomers are welcome!  Read more

07 Jul
to
29 Sep
2021
Knit & Knatter - Papamoa
07 July to 29 September

For keen knitters and amateurs who enjoy a good knatter. Newcomers are welcome!  Read more


07 Jul
to
29 Sep
2021
Knit & Knatter - Mount
07 July to 29 September

For keen knitters and amateurs who enjoy a good knatter. Newcomers are welcome!  Read more

02 Aug
to
04 Oct
2021
BayActive Sports League - Monday Fastnet Netball
02 August to 04 October

Stay active over winter and meet new people at Monday Fastnet Netball.  Read more

03 Aug
to
21 Dec
2021
Cinemate Film Club
03 August to 21 December

Free movie screening of award winners or classics with a cuppa!  Read more

01 Sep
to
30 Sep
2021
Acorn Foundation Wills Month
01 September to 30 September

This September it is even easier to make a lasting gift to the causes you care about in our local community.  Read more


16 Sep
to
14 Oct
2021
BayActive Sports League - Thursday Netball
16 September to 14 October

Stay active over winter and meet new people at Thursday Mixed 6 Aside Netball - Short League  Read more

21Sep
2021
[NEW DATE] The Argyle Trio
21 September

The Argyle Trio – formerly known as Wilma and Friends – consists of Wilma Smith (violin), Matthias Balzat (cello) and newly added guest Michael Houstoun CNZM (piano).  Read more

23Sep
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
23 September

Reading, fun, games and much more for 5-11 year old's.  Read more

23 Sep
to
26 Sep
2021
Christies Floorings Mount Golf Open
23 September to 26 September

Four round Professional Golf Tournament  Read more


25Sep
2021
Cherry Blossom Festival
25 September

Cherry Blossoms, Street Cars, School Gala and Fun!  Read more

25 Sep
to
26 Sep
2021
Bethlehem Brick Show
25 September to 26 September

Tauranga's Biggest Brick Show  Read more

25Sep
2021
YPT Free Concert
25 September

Come and enjoy this free concert to support the young musicians of our city- Youth Philharmonic Tauranga (YPT)  Read more

28 Sep
to
26 Oct
2021
Fundamentals of Painting - September
28 September to 26 October

This course will be based on traditional painting techniques with some contemporary approaches  Read more


30Sep
2021
Tell Me Tauranga/Korerohia Mai
30 September

True stories told live by locals.   Read more

02Oct
2021
Monty Python's Spamalot (Young @ Part Edition)
02 October

Wright Rohde Theatre presents its Term 3 Production!  Read more

03Oct
2021
[POSTPONED] Friends! The Musical Parody
03 October

So no one told you life was gonna be this way, nor did they tell you about the hilarious new musical that lovingly lampoons one of TV’s all-time greatest shows in the hit New York and Las Vegas show Friends! The Musical Parody.  Read more

04Oct
2021
Bethlehem Pottery Club Kids Classes
04 October

Are the kids wanting to play with mud? Let them create and make a dragonfly, fish or frog.  Read more


05Oct
2021
Watercolour and Wine - Early Morning Walk - Paintvine
05 October

Turn wine into watercolour! Take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other, and let’s paint a watercolour masterpiece!  Read more

07 Oct
to
10 Oct
2021
Tauranga Society of Artists Original Art Expo
07 October to 10 October

It's Back - The Bay's biggest Art Expo all under one roof!  Read more

08Oct
2021
Bethlehem Pottery Club Kids Classes
08 October

Are the kids wanting to be creative, Let them come and make a Sea Creature  Read more

08 Oct
to
09 Oct
2021
Steel Magnolias
08 October to 09 October

A classic play set in an experimental theatre!  Read more


09Oct
2021
Colour Field Mixed Media Workshop
09 October

This is an inspiring and productive course for all levels of experience.   Read more

11 Oct
to
12 Oct
2021
[CANCELLED] Tu Meke Tūī! Live on Stage
11 October to 12 October

Due to ongoing uncertainty around Covid-19 Alert Levels, the North Island tour of Tu Meke Tui! Live On Stage has regrettably been forced to cancel. We apologise for any inconvenience.  Read more

11Oct
2021
Bethlehem Pottery Club Kids Classes
11 October

When it's okay for kids to play in mud! Come and make a ghost or pumpkin tealight.  Read more

14Oct
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
14 October

Reading, fun, games and much more for 5-11 year old's.  Read more


14Oct
2021
Urzila Carlson - It's Personal
14 October

This is a show about keeping your cards close to your chest but walking around naked. Can we have it all? Yes, but also bloody no but also it’s none of your business because IT’S PERSONAL.  Read more

14Oct
2021
Paint and Wine Night-The Kiss-Paintvine
14 October

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other, now let’s paint a masterpiece!  Read more

15Oct
2021
Bethlehem Pottery Club Kids Classes
15 October

Have you got creative kids who would like to play with mud(clay)?  Read more

15Oct
2021
October Live Sessions
15 October

Midwave Breaks first ever live shows!  Read more


16Oct
2021
Altitude Pole The Mount Showcase  - Enchanted
16 October

Join Altitude Pole The Mount for their student showcase 'Enchanted'. An evening where students and instructors show their skills on stage and in front of a live audience. Featuring pole dancing, aerial silks, aerial hoops and more.  Read more

16Oct
2021
Mauao Beach Volleyball Tournament
16 October

Quality Beach Volleyball Tournament with top class players from all over New Zealand.  Read more

21 Oct
to
31 Oct
2021
[CANCELLED] Tauranga Arts Festival 2021
21 October to 31 October

AROHA MAI & SORRY THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED  Read more

23Oct
2021
Tauranga Fringe Festival 2021
23 October

A one day all inclusive extravaganza festival celebrating fringe arts, otherness and artistic adventure!  Read more


24Oct
2021
Paint and Wine Afternoon-Bob Ross Autumn Forest-Paintvine
24 October

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other, now let’s paint a masterpiece!  Read more

28Oct
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
28 October

Reading, fun, games and much more for 5-11 year old's.  Read more

28Oct
2021
Paint and Wine Night-The Scream-Paintvine
28 October

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other, now let’s paint a masterpiece!  Read more

29 Oct
to
31 Oct
2021
Bay of Plenty Home Show
29 October to 31 October

Create your happy place at the Bay of Plenty Home Show with over 200 inspirational exhibitors, live cooking and fun for the whole family.  Read more


30Oct
2021
Tauranga 10Up! Dragonboat Regatta
30 October

A fun event bring people of the community together through active recreation!  Read more

30Oct
2021
Rising Stars 2021
30 October

Bay of Plenty Symphonia presents its 7th biennial Rising Stars finals concert featuring young musicians aged from 12-18 years.  Read more

02Nov
2021
Watercolour and Wine-Summer Fruit-Paintvine
02 November

Turn wine into watercolour! Take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other, and let’s paint a watercolour masterpiece!  Read more

06Nov
2021
Tauranga Diwali Festival
06 November

Glitter, sparkle, music, love, light, rejoice - light your bright and prosperous future with the lights on the Diwali day!   Read more


10Nov
2021
Tom Sainsbury - Snapchat Dude Live!
10 November

Tom Sainsbury is hitting the road with his brand new show SNAPCHAT DUDE LIVE! and no stone will be unturned in his quest to poke fun at New Zillunders.  Read more

11Nov
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
11 November

Reading, fun, games and much more for 5-11 year old's.  Read more

11Nov
2021
[NEW DATE] Wonderland Glow Show
11 November

WONDERLAND GLOW SHOW, a ‘kiwified’ interpretation of the classic ‘Alice in Wonderland’ tale for tamariki, educators and whanau! Let your imagination soar as you are transported by the magic of giant scale glow-in-the-dark puppetry.  Read more

11Nov
2021
IYSFF NZ National Awards Final 2021
11 November

Get ready for a cracking night of cinema at the IYSFF NZ National Awards Final 2021. This year's top 15 films and filmmakers will be celebrated, with all finalists' films to be screened on the big Baycourt Addison Theatre screen, plus awards.   Read more


11Nov
2021
Paint and Wine Night-Bob Ross Snowy Mountain-Paintvine
11 November

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other, now let’s paint a masterpiece!  Read more

12Nov
2021
Drag Up Your Life
12 November

Get ready for a drag production full of incredible lip sync performances, stunts and tricks that’ll blow your wig right off! This is a one night drag experience you do not want to miss!  Read more

12Nov
2021
Tauranga Business Awards 2021
12 November

Celebrating & recognising the brilliance of local business  Read more

13Nov
2021
Piaf: The Legend
13 November

International singer Mandy Meadows presents Piaf: The Legend, a celebration and reflection of Edith Piaf’s extraordinary view on love and tragedy.   Read more


14Nov
2021
GENX/Marra Tinman Triathlon
14 November

The Tinman Triathlon is proudly bought to you by GENX Homes & Marra Construction. The race has a distance for everyone.  Read more

15 Nov
to
19 Nov
2021
[NEW DATE] Tauranga Primary Schools Music Festival 2021
15 November to 19 November

The Tauranga Primary Schools Music Festival 2021 brings together 35 choirs over five nights from local priomary/intermediate schools embracing this year's theme "Songs From Aotearoa".   Read more

20Nov
2021
[NEW DATE] New Zealand String Quartet 2021 National Tour
20 November

The New Zealand String Quartet returns to Tauranga to perform its 2021 National Tour. Immerse yourself in astounding beauty, inspire the senses, and fire your curiosity through four centuries of enlightening string quartet music.  Read more

23Nov
2021
The Bee Gees Night Fever
23 November

Direct from Australia, Showtime invites you to dance your way into a time warp of 70’s disco dance floor thrillers and timeless heartfelt rock ballads with The Bee Gees Night Fever!  Read more


25Nov
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
25 November

Reading, fun, games and much more for 5-11 year old's  Read more

27Nov
2021
Oempa Festival 2021
27 November

An Authentic South African & Multicultural Family Funday Experience   Read more

27Nov
2021
Mount Maunganui Half Marathon
27 November

Take in the best of Mount Maunganui with a weekend full of entertaining options and highlights of the region.  Read more

04Dec
2021
Dancing for Life Education in partnership with the Wright Family Foundation
04 December

Get dressed up and ready for a night to remember as 10 local couples hit the dance floor to fundraise for Life Education Trust!  Read more


12Dec
2021
[NEW DATE] Hotel California The Eagles Experience
12 December

Check-in to Hotel California The Eagles Experience – the captivating live concert and stage show saluting the extraordinary talent and timeless catalogue of The Eagles.   Read more

17Dec
2021
A Celtic Christmas by A Taste of Ireland
17 December

Watch two star-crossed lovers twirl beneath the mistletoe as award-winning Irish musicians complement the world’s best Irish Dancers to deliver an exciting mix of traditional tunes, heartfelt ballads, carols and red-hot rhythms.  Read more

27Dec
2021
EVES Surfbreaker Triathlon
27 December

Set against the beautiful backdrop of Mount Maunganui & the surf beach of the mount, the iconic Eves surf breaker triathlon returns for the 37th year.  Read more

04 Feb
to
19 Feb
2022
[NEW DATE] Les Misérables
04 February to 19 February

THE MUSICAL PHENOMENON RETURNS IN 2021! 26 years after first bringing Les Misérables to Baycourt, Tauranga Musical Theatre is thrilled to present a brand new, reimagined production of Les Misérables.  Read more


20Feb
2022
Generation Homes Womens Triathlon
20 February

The Generation Homes Women’s Triathlon is an entry level Women’s only event that encourages participation of Women from 11 years of age & at any level of fitness and ability.  Read more

26Feb
2022
[NEW DATE] Folk Sessions
26 February

A showcase of some of NZ's most talented songwriters. Avalanche City, Holly Arrowsmith, Luke Thompson, Hans Kraenzlin, and Joseph & Maia come together for the first Folk Sessions at Baycourt for an unforgettable night of music.  Read more

04 Mar
to
18 Mar
2022
ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2022
04 March to 18 March

The ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 is coming to Aotearoa for 31 incredible matches across 31 action-packed days and you can be there for all the world-class action.  Read more

11 Mar
to
12 Mar
2022
Postmodern Jukebox - The Grand Reopening
11 March to 12 March

Postmodern Jukebox makes its grand return! The famed time-twisting musical collective that puts pop music in a time-machine will bring The Grand Reopening Tour to Tauranga in March 2022.  Read more


13Mar
2022
[NEW DATE] Divas & Diamonds
13 March

Glyn Tucker and Barbie Davidson take you on a magic carpet ride, recalling the classic pop songs of the 60s through to the 80s. Featuring special guest, guitar legend Gray Bartlett.  Read more

13Mar
2022
Marra Sprint Triathlon
13 March

Set against the beautiful backdrop of Mount Maunganui, the marra sprint triathlon returns for the 35th year  Read more

19 Mar
to
20 Mar
2022
Tauranga Go Green Expo 2022
19 March to 20 March

New Zealand’s Largest Green Living & Sustainable Lifestyle Show!  Read more

02Apr
2022
Generation Homes The Mount Swim
02 April

Swim around Leisure and Rabbit Islands in April 2022  Read more


02May
2022
[NEW DATE] Kevin Bloody Wilson F.U.P.C. Tour
02 May

The outrageously funny KEVIN BLOODY WILSON returns with another dose of his fair-dinkum Aussie humour. F.U.P.C spotlights Political Correctness for what it is and how Kev sees it – a big giggle crafted in song. Supported by Jenny Talia. R18.  Read more

10Jun
2022
[NEW DATE] Leaving Jackson
10 June

Take a step back in time to when country music told a true story of life, love and heartache. LEAVING JACKSON The Johnny Cash & June Carter Show will have you singing, laughing and crying for more.  Read more

16Jun
2022
[NEW DATE] World of Musicals
16 June

World of Musicals brings the very best, colourful, inspiring and memorable musical classics to life, all performed by an internationally star-studded cast presenting the audience with nightly entertainment at the highest level.  Read more

27Aug
2022
[NEW DATE] The Boss: Bruce Springsteen Tribute
27 August

THE BOSS is a full production, kick-ass compliment of nine passionate musicians bringing alive the timeless music of Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band. A 3 hour world-class show featuring the entire 'Born In The USA' album.  Read more


24 Sep
to
25 Sep
2022
Bay of Plenty Baby Expo
24 September to 25 September

Discover all you need to know for you, your pregnancy or young child.  Read more