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Top Picks

22 Apr
to
25 Apr
2021
Tauranga Society of Artists Original Art Expo
22 April to 25 April

The Bay's Biggest Art Expo All Under One Roof!   Read more

23 Apr
to
25 Apr
2021
Madagascar - The Musical
23 April to 25 April

Based on the smash-hit DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar The Musical is appearing in New Zealand for the first time.  Read more

25Apr
2021
ANZAC Day - Mount Maunganui Dawn Service
25 April

Join us this ANZAC Day as we honour and remember the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved. Several Anzac Day events are being held around the city on Sunday, 25 April.   Read more

30 Apr
to
01 May
2021
Valvoline D1NZ National Drifting Championship 2021
30 April to 01 May

The D1NZ Valvoline D1NZ Grand Finale will be in Tauranga this year on 30 April & 1 May.  Read more

Upcoming Events

10 Feb
to
28 Apr
2021
BayActive Sports Leagues - Wednesday Football
10 February to 28 April

Playing in a social sports league is a great way to keep fit, socialise and generate some friendly rivalry.  Read more

16 Feb
to
27 Apr
2021
BayActive Sports Leagues - Tuesday Netball
16 February to 27 April

Playing in a social sports league is a great way to keep fit, socialise and generate some friendly rivalry.  Read more

13 Mar
to
06 Jun
2021
Lisa Chandler: The Dividing Line exhibition
13 March to 06 June

Lisa Chandler’s tactile paintings reference both street art and protest paraphernalia gleaned from various protests and rallies.  Read more

13 Mar
to
06 Jun
2021
Christina Pataialii: Proximity and Distance
13 March to 06 June

Pataialii’s signature embrace of both ‘fine art’ materials and those related to the trades is evident through the presence of house paint applied directly to the walls of the atrium and large-scale drop cloths which will be suspended within the room.  Read more


13 Mar
to
18 Jul
2021
Laurie Steer: The Abundance of Water
13 March to 18 July

Displaying over 100 newly fired ceramic objects, Steer’s installation uses the concept of the dinner setting as a springboard to explore ideas of consumption, value and excess.  Read more

30 Mar
to
27 Apr
2021
Fundamentals Of Painting
30 March to 27 April

This is an inspiring and productive course for all levels of experience. A fun time set in a chilled out relaxed and creative environment.   Read more

04 Apr
to
02 May
2021
Easter Comedy Improv Jams
04 April to 02 May

Jazz during the day then come to the live improv comedy show on Sunday night - loads of larfs for everyone.  Read more

20 Apr
to
27 Apr
2021
Relief Printmaking for School Children
20 April to 27 April

Welcome to a fun and colourful introduction to relief printmaking. Two Tuesdays to pick from.   Read more


20 Apr
to
29 Jun
2021
Knit & Knatter - Greerton
20 April to 29 June

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

21 Apr
to
30 Jun
2021
Knit & Knatter - Papamoa
21 April to 30 June

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

21 Apr
to
30 Jun
2021
Knit & Knatter - Mount
21 April to 30 June

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

22 Apr
to
29 Apr
2021
Multi Plate Relief Printmaking for School Children
22 April to 29 April

Welcome to a fun and colourful introduction to multi plate relief printmaking. Two Thursdays to pick from.   Read more


22 Apr
to
25 Apr
2021
Tauranga Society of Artists Original Art Expo
22 April to 25 April

The Bay's Biggest Art Expo All Under One Roof!   Read more

23 Apr
to
25 Apr
2021
Madagascar - The Musical
23 April to 25 April

Based on the smash-hit DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar The Musical is appearing in New Zealand for the first time.  Read more

23 Apr
to
08 May
2021
West Side Story
23 April to 08 May

Tauranga Musical Theatre brings the iconic musical "West Side Story" to the stage April 23 to May 8  Read more

24 Apr
to
25 Apr
2021
Our Pinocchio
24 April to 25 April

I Dance Studios presents 'Our Pinocchio!' based on the famous story but with a special twist. Join Jiminy Cricket as he embarks on a journey with little Pinocchio, who must earn the right to become real by proving herself truthful, brave and selfless.  Read more


25Apr
2021
ANZAC Day - Tauranga Dawn Service
25 April

Join us this ANZAC Day as we honour and remember the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved. Several Anzac Day events are being held around the city on Sunday, 25 April.   Read more

25Apr
2021
ANZAC Day - Mount Maunganui Dawn Service
25 April

Join us this ANZAC Day as we honour and remember the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved. Several Anzac Day events are being held around the city on Sunday, 25 April.   Read more

25Apr
2021
ANZAC Day - Tauranga Civic Memorial Service
25 April

Join us this ANZAC Day as we honour and remember the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved. Several Anzac Day events are being held around the city on Sunday, 25 April.   Read more

25Apr
2021
ANZAC Day - Mount Maunganui Civic Service
25 April

Join us this ANZAC Day as we honour and remember the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved. Several Anzac Day events are being held around the city on Sunday, 25 April.   Read more


25Apr
2021
ANZAC Day - Pyes Pa Remembrance Service
25 April

Join us this ANZAC Day as we honour and remember the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved. Several Anzac Day events are being held around the city on Sunday, 25 April.   Read more

25Apr
2021
ANZAC Day - Papamoa Civic Memorial Service
25 April

Join us this ANZAC Day as we honour and remember the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved. Several Anzac Day events are being held around the city on Sunday, 25 April.   Read more

26 Apr
to
30 Apr
2021
Bethlehem Pottery Club Kids Classes
26 April to 30 April

When it's okay for kids to play in mud! Fun Kids pottery class  Read more

26 Apr
to
30 Apr
2021
Bethlehem Pottery Club Kids Classes
26 April to 30 April

When it's okay for kids to play in mud! Fun Kids pottery class  Read more


27Apr
2021
Parris Goebel Presents The Royal Family Tour
27 April

Parris Goebel presents The Royal Family Dance Crew, touring New Zealand in 2021 and stomping onto the Baycourt Addison Theatre stage for the very first time! This is one show you don’t want to miss. Book your seats NOW – CROWNS UP!  Read more

28Apr
2021
ACE Brass
28 April

Auckland Chamber Ensemble Brass was formed in 2011 with the intention of bringing world class chamber music into the concert halls and homes of New Zealand. These three talented musicians embrace the fascinating and versatile repertoire of the brass trio.  Read more

29Apr
2021
Service to Remember the Battle of Pukehinahina - Gate Pa
29 April

The Anglican Parish of Gate Pa invites you to a short service at St. Georges Anglican Church to commemorate the Battle of Pukehinahina - Gate Pa and to honour all those who fought and died in this tragic event.  Read more

30 Apr
to
01 May
2021
The NZ String Quartet: Four Suits and a Soprano
30 April to 01 May

Join the NZ String Quartet and acclaimed performers Ipu Laga’aia, Chris McRae, Sophie Morris, Rutene Spooner, and Laughton for a night of operatic classics from Nessun Dorma through to pop classics.   Read more


30 Apr
to
01 May
2021
Valvoline D1NZ National Drifting Championship 2021
30 April to 01 May

The D1NZ Valvoline D1NZ Grand Finale will be in Tauranga this year on 30 April & 1 May.  Read more

30Apr
2021
SOMA • An Embodied Experience
30 April

Soma is an invitation to meeting your body and tap into the flow of intuitive wisdom that is present in the moving body. Reconnect and nourish your own sense of well-being through embodied and mindful practices.  Read more

01May
2021
3 Speed Crunch Box Rebooted
01 May

Laugh out loud stupidity and side-splitting slapstick for the whole family. Nail biting circus tricks and a phenomenal finish! The world-touring, crazy stunt people from Dislocate are back with their brand new show, 3 Speed Crunch Box Rebooted.  Read more

01May
2021
May Day 2021
01 May

Physical Impact brings you an an exciting inclusive mixed team competition on 1st May 2021.  Read more


02May
2021
Shakespeare On Trial
02 May

Wright Rohde Youth Theatre presents Shakespeare on Trial! A comedy musical play celebrating the life and works of William Shakespeare 400 years after his death.  Read more

02May
2021
Monthly Musings: Historic Tour of Katikati
02 May

Join the Tauranga Historical Society for an Historical Tour of Katikati!  Read more

02 May
to
24 May
2021
Splice Construction Magic - Netball
02 May to 24 May

Our girls are back in Tauranga for 3 games of the ANZ Premiership.  Read more

03 May
to
04 May
2021
Queen: It’s A Kinda Magic
03 May to 04 May

Immerse yourself in the spectacle, grandeur and energy of the world’s greatest rock band with Queen: It’s a Kinda Magic, celebrating the legacy of Queen. Big sound, big screens, crazy lighting and outlandish costumes!  Read more


06May
2021
Greerton Draw Squad
06 May

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

07 May
to
09 May
2021
Tauranga Home Show
07 May to 09 May

Build your dream in the Bay of Plenty at Tauranga's biggest home expo  Read more

08May
2021
The Katikati Brick Show
08 May

Join the fun at The Katikati Brick Show, held in conjunction with Bricks of Plenty and sponsored by Katifit! This one-day fundraiser is not to be missed if you are a Lego fan, or big kid at heart.  Read more

11May
2021
Meremere
11 May

Meremere is an autobiographical performance from critically acclaimed dancer Rodney Bell that weaves together stories from his life. a compelling and profoundly moving performance that has delighted audiences around New Zealand, winning several awards.  Read more


11May
2021
Genealogy Support Group - drop-in help sessions
11 May

Fancy having a chat about your family tree? Want to learn to use the library's genealogy databases or perhaps you need some assistance with your research?  Read more

12 May
to
14 May
2021
Stormwater 2021 National Conference
12 May to 14 May

Come and join us for our 20th anniversary – a message from Water New Zealand Chief Executive Gillian Blythe  Read more

13May
2021
Mauao Draw Squad
13 May

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

13May
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
13 May

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


14May
2021
The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute to Neil Diamond
14 May

The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute to Neil Diamond, putting all those well-loved classics back on stage and in the spotlight, showcased by a world-class international band and produced especially for the theatre.  Read more

15May
2021
Lobe
15 May

Dance Company presents Lobe - a contemporary dance production observing those who seek asylum against the confrontations of reality.   Read more

15May
2021
Miles Calder - Autopilot Life Tour
15 May

Wellington songwriter Miles Calder brings his folk-rock tunes to Tauranga as part of his 10-date nationwide 'Autopilot Life' album release tour.  Read more

17 May
to
18 May
2021
Ben Elton - Live
17 May to 18 May

Comedy legend Ben Elton will tour New Zealand with a brand-new stand-up show, Ben Elton Live in May 2021. He last performed stand-up in New Zealand in 2006 but has now returned to the stage, having recently completed a sell-out 75-date UK tour.  Read more


20May
2021
Greerton Draw Squad
20 May

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

25 May
to
29 May
2021
School of Rock
25 May to 29 May

Failed wannabe rock star Dewey Finn decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight-A students into a mind-blowing rock band while also learning what it means to "rock".  Read more

27May
2021
Mauao Draw Squad
27 May

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

27May
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
27 May

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


27May
2021
BWN Speaker Series
27 May

A two-day Speaker Series designed to inspire, engage and connect business women in the Bay of Plenty.  Read more

29May
2021
Papamoa Hills Night Walk
29 May

Back from the COVID brink (we had to cancel last year)- An amazing night walk through the Papamoa Hills to Summerhill Farm to enjoy coffee and cake.  Read more

30May
2021
The Bay of Plenty Wedding Show 2021
30 May

Come along to The Bay of Plenty Wedding Show and get inspired.   Read more

03 Jun
to
04 Jun
2021
The Pink Floyd Experience - Animals & The Wall
03 June to 04 June

In 2021, the Pink Floyd Experience returns to Baycourt with a show dedicated to playing albums 'Animals' & 'The Wall' in their entirety. Two legendary albums performed by a group of ten amazing musicians.  Read more


03Jun
2021
Greerton Draw Squad
03 June

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

05 Jun
to
06 Jun
2021
Project 2021
05 June to 06 June

PROJECT is a Hip Hop Crew Dance Competition for youth who have a passion for Hip Hop Dance.   Read more

06Jun
2021
Mount Runners and Walkers Half Marathon
06 June

35th Annual Mt Runners & Walkers Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and KidsK.  Read more

06Jun
2021
Monthly Musings: Te Tiriti o Waitangi ki Tauranga Moana
06 June

181 years ago, on 10 April 1840, one of the signings of the Treaty of Waitangi took place in Tauranga Moana. The story of Te Tiriti o Waitangi in Tauranga is a fascinating one...  Read more


08Jun
2021
Genealogy Support Group - drop-in help sessions
08 June

Fancy having a chat about your family tree? Want to learn to use the library's genealogy databases or perhaps you need some assistance with your research?  Read more

09Jun
2021
Showquest
09 June

Showquest is a performing arts platform for schools produced by Rockquest Promotions  Read more

10Jun
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
10 June

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

11 Jun
to
12 Jun
2021
Ultimate Athlete
11 June to 12 June

Postponed from April to June - Be apart of New Zealand's very first Ultimate Athlete obstacle course race and compete for the first-ever NZ Ultimate Athlete title!  Read more


12 Jun
to
13 Jun
2021
Tauranga Armageddon Expo 2021
12 June to 13 June

The Tauranga Armageddon Expo is back with two days of gaming, cosplay, anime, collectables, comics, amusements, celebrity guests, movies, television, music and more!  Read more

12 Jun
to
13 Jun
2021
Armageddon 2021
12 June to 13 June

Armageddon Expo is New Zealand’s ultimate entertainment event, featuring gaming, fantasy and multimedia events.  Read more

14Jun
2021
The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute To Neil Diamond
14 June

The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute to Neil Diamond, putting all those well-loved classics back on stage and in the spotlight, showcased by a world-class international band and produced especially for the theatre.  Read more

17Jun
2021
Greerton Draw Squad
17 June

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more


18 Jun
to
18 Jun
2021
Devilskin & Kora
18 June to 18 June

NZ musical legends DEVILSKIN and KORA band together to Co-Headline a nine-date winter tour across the country, kicking off in Palmerston North this June.  Read more

19Jun
2021
Beethoven & Brass
19 June

An heroic (Eroica) Symphony, a folklore overture (Melusina) & a trombone concerto  Read more

24Jun
2021
Mauao Draw Squad
24 June

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

24Jun
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
24 June

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


26 Jun
to
27 Jun
2021
The Seriously Good Food Show 2021
26 June to 27 June

Sweet or savoury, devour the Seriously Good Food Show at Trustpower Arena Baypark on the 26th and 27th June 2021.  Read more

01Jul
2021
Greerton Draw Squad
01 July

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

02 Jul
to
04 Jul
2021
Paradise or the Impermanence of Ice Cream
02 July to 04 July

Take a wild ride to paradise with Indian Ink’s powerful new play about impermanence - of life, love…. and ice cream! Infused with serious laughter, exquisite puppetry and inspired sound design this show will blow your mind and melt your heart.   Read more

04Jul
2021
Monthly Musings: New Zealand Museums
04 July

Museums Consultant John Coster will give an illustrated introduction to some of the 400 small museums in Aotearoa, from Kaitaia in the North to Oban in the south.  Read more


08Jul
2021
BWN Speaker Series
08 July

A two-day Speaker Series designed to inspire, engage and connect business women in the Bay of Plenty.  Read more

08Jul
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
08 July

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

08Jul
2021
Mauao Draw Squad
08 July

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

13Jul
2021
Genealogy Support Group - drop-in help sessions
13 July

Fancy having a chat about your family tree? Want to learn to use the library's genealogy databases or perhaps you need some assistance with your research?  Read more


22Jul
2021
Mauao Draw Squad
22 July

Drawing fun for kids who love art and drawing for ages 9-13.  Read more

22Jul
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
22 July

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

12Aug
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
12 August

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

26Aug
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
26 August

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


09Sep
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
09 September

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

23Sep
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
23 September

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

24 Sep
to
02 Oct
2021
NZ Bridge - NZ National Bridge Congress
24 September to 02 October

New Zealand Bridge Congress - New Zealand's Premier Bridge Event  Read more

30 Sep
to
01 Oct
2021
Wonderland Glow Show
30 September to 01 October

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


03Oct
2021
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

06Oct
2021
Hotel California The Eagles Experience
06 October

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

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

Unfortunately due to COVID-19, Tu Meke Tui! Live on Stage has been postponed until 2021. New dates will be advertised soon. If you cannot attend the new dates please contact Ticketek: 0800 842 538 | online@ticketek.co.nz   Read more

14Oct
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
14 October

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


28Oct
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
28 October

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

02Nov
2021
World of Musicals
02 November

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

11Nov
2021
Tauranga Book Squad
11 November

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


20Nov
2021
Leaving Jackson
20 November

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

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