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In line with Government’s advisories on 23 March 2020, mass gatherings of any size are cancelled and public venues are closed. This will apply for the next four weeks from 23 March 2020.

Check the specific event organisers' websites/Facebook pages for further information.

Top Picks

11 Jan
to
25 Jul
SCHEDULE CHANGE - Cult Cinema Club
11 January to 25 July

Artisan street food, live music and licensed bar, topped off with cult, indie, arthouse, local and classic films -try something different at Cult Cinema Club!  Read more

12 Feb
to
08 Apr
CANCELLED - Oil Painting Fundamentals - The Figure, Night Class
12 February to 08 April

An inspiring and productive course for all levels of experience over a 9-week block course.  Read more

22 Feb
to
22 Aug
POSTPONED - Matatoki: Mata a waka
22 February to 22 August

The first exhibition to open Tauranga Art Gallery Toi Tauranga’s 2020 programme celebrating Mana Moana – Mana Tauranga.  Read more

08 Apr
to
12 Apr
CANCELLED - National Jazz Festival Tauranga 2020
08 April to 12 April

The 58th National Jazz Festival presents a fantastic programme of events in Tauranga this Easter from 8 to 12 April 2020, showcasing performances from some of the best jazz musicians in Australasia.   Read more

Upcoming Events

11 Jan
to
25 Jul
SCHEDULE CHANGE - Cult Cinema Club
11 January to 25 July

Artisan street food, live music and licensed bar, topped off with cult, indie, arthouse, local and classic films -try something different at Cult Cinema Club!  Read more

24 Jan
to
30 Apr
CANCELLED - Treaty180 Exhibition: Te Tiriti o Waitangi 1840-2020
24 January to 30 April

The Treaty180 exhibition at Tauranga City Library commemorates 180 years since Te Tiriti o Waitangi was signed at the Bay of Islands on 6 February 1840 and then in Tauranga Moana on 10 April 1840.  Read more

12 Feb
to
08 Apr
CANCELLED - Fundamentals of Oil Painting - The Portrait
12 February to 08 April

An inspiring and productive course for all levels of experience over a 9-week block course.  Read more

12 Feb
to
08 Apr
CANCELLED - Fundamentals of Oil Painting - The Figure, Day Class
12 February to 08 April

An inspiring and productive course for all levels of experience over a 9-week block course.  Read more


12 Feb
to
08 Apr
CANCELLED - Oil Painting Fundamentals - The Figure, Night Class
12 February to 08 April

An inspiring and productive course for all levels of experience over a 9-week block course.  Read more

13 Feb
to
09 Apr
CANCELLED - Oil Painting Fundamentals - Portrait & Figure, Day Class
13 February to 09 April

An inspiring and productive course for all levels of experience over a 9-week block course.  Read more

22 Feb
to
22 Aug
POSTPONED - Matatoki: Mata a waka
22 February to 22 August

The first exhibition to open Tauranga Art Gallery Toi Tauranga’s 2020 programme celebrating Mana Moana – Mana Tauranga.  Read more

13 Mar
to
11 Dec
CANCELLED - Community Night Markets Bethlehem
13 March to 11 December

An interesting and unique market that reflects a talented and creatively diverse community with a social and environmental conscience.  Read more


08 Apr
to
12 Apr
CANCELLED - National Jazz Festival Tauranga 2020
08 April to 12 April

The 58th National Jazz Festival presents a fantastic programme of events in Tauranga this Easter from 8 to 12 April 2020, showcasing performances from some of the best jazz musicians in Australasia.   Read more

11Apr
CANCELLED -- The Little Big Markets - Easter Markets, Mount Maunganui
11 April

A huge range of gourmet street food and food truck vendors, as well as a curated selection of stallholders for you to peruse... you won't be short of things to do  Read more

11 Apr
to
12 Apr
POSTPONED - Intensive Film Acting Weekend Workshop
11 April to 12 April

This weekend workshop focuses on the Art of Relating, which trains actors to create believable characters.  Read more

13Apr
CANCELLED - Pooch in the Pool
13 April

That's right, the pools have gone to the dogs!  Read more


16 Apr
to
19 Apr
POSTPONED - The 2020 Pacific Rim Gymnastics
16 April to 19 April

Gymnastics New Zealand is excited to host the 2020 Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships at the Trustpower Arena on 17 – 19 April!  Read more

18Apr
CANCELLED - The Little Big Markets - Papamoa
18 April

A huge range of gourmet street food and food truck vendors, as well as a curated selection of stallholders for you to peruse... you won't be short of things to do.  Read more

18Apr
CANCELLED - Night Owl Cinema - Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
18 April

Night Owl Cinema proudly presents Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.  Read more

22Apr
POSTPONED - Emperor - NZSO
22 April

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Principal Conductor in Residence Hamish McKeich presents some of Beethoven’s most iconic works in the 250th anniversary of his birth. Diedre Irons joins the Orchestra as soloist for Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto.  Read more


25 Apr
to
27 Apr
The Extravaganza Fair
25 April to 27 April

All the fun of the fair!!! The Extravaganza Fair bringing unique shopping, live music, circus & magic shows, kids fun & rides, readers, tiny homes, food, drinks, Lucky Star DJ zone & much more!!! Free entry!  Read more

29Apr
CANCELLED - Tauranga Musica - John Chen
29 April

BAYCOURT COMMUNITY & ARTS CENTRE REGRET TO INFORM THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED. If you have purchased tickets you will be contacted shortly by Ticketek New Zealand and offered full refunds.   Read more

01 May
to
03 May
POSTPONED - The Power of Silence
01 May to 03 May

BAYCOURT COMMUNITY & ARTS CENTRE REGRET TO INFORM THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN POSTPONED. More details to come soon.   Read more

02May
CANCELLED - Relay for Life Bay of Plenty
02 May

Relay For Life is an inspiring community event that gives everyone a chance to celebrate cancer survivors and carers; remember loved ones lost to cancer; and fight back by raising awareness and funds to support the work of Cancer Society.  Read more


06May
Springs in the City
06 May

Springs in the City - The locations, history and potential solutions to restore the springs in Tauranga city centre with guest speaker Joe McAuley.  Read more

09 May
to
10 May
Stone Carving for Beginners
09 May to 10 May

Covers basic carving techniques in soft Oamaru stone.  Read more

13May
POSTPONED - Heath Franklin's Chopper - The Silencer
13 May

BAYCOURT COMMUNITY & ARTS CENTRE REGRET TO INFORM THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. More information to come soon.   Read more

14 May
to
15 May
POSTPONED - Sleeping Beauty
14 May to 15 May

Moscow Ballet La Classique return to Baycourt with ballet's most loved fairytale, Sleeping Beauty. Enjoy artistic ballet mastery at its finest & go on a mystical journey to the fairytale world of princess aurora the Sleeping Beauty.   Read more


17May
POSTPONED - Yesterday Once More
17 May

BAYCOURT COMMUNITY & ARTS CENTRE REGRET TO INFORM THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. More information to come soon.   Read more

20May
CANCELLED - International Comedy All-Stars
20 May

BAYCOURT COMMUNITY & ARTS CENTRE REGRET TO INFORM THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED. If you have purchased tickets you will be contacted shortly by Ticketek New Zealand and offered full refunds.   Read more

21May
Maternal Health & Physical Activity Workshop
21 May

Connect with the people and services that support new and expectant mums across the Bay of Plenty, and discover the latest research and best practices to help mums enjoy an active and healthy lifestyle.  Read more

27 May
to
29 May
POSTPONED - Stormwater 2020 Conference
27 May to 29 May

The Stormwater Conference Committee welcomes you to the annual Stormwater Conference, being held from 27-29 May in sunny Tauranga. Held over 3 days the conference will showcase the latest developments in stormwater management.   Read more


31May
CANCELLED - Mount Maunganui Runners & Walkers Half Marathon
31 May

A Half Marathon, 10km and 5km run or walk that's great value, fun and friendly and is now entering it's 34th year.   Read more

03Jun
Unearthing the Ulster Plantation
03 June

Photographs and documents relating to the early European settlement of Katikati.  Read more

06 Jun
to
07 Jun
Tauranga Brick Show 2020
06 June to 07 June

Tauranga's Premier LEGO Fan Display.  Read more

06 Jun
to
07 Jun
POSTPONED - Tauranga Armageddon Expo 2020
06 June to 07 June

NZ's largest pop culture celebration returns to Tauranga for another huge event!   Read more


27 Jun
to
28 Jun
Venus Rising
27 June to 28 June

Four celestial ballets, by inspirational and internationally renowned choreographers, capture the spirit and power of Venus Rising – brightest of stars, herald of the dusk and of the dawn. Presented by the Royal New Zealand Ballet.  Read more

27 Jun
to
28 Jun
POSTPONED - The Seriously Good Food Show 2020
27 June to 28 June

The annual Seriously Good Food Show is a must for Tauranga foodies. With over 150 exhibitors, food trucks and live cooking demonstrations, it’s the tastiest weekend in the Bay of Plenty!  Read more

02Jul
Idyllic - NZSO
02 July

Conductor Giancarlo Guerrero has won six Grammys for his recordings as Music Director of the Nashville Symphony. Maestro Guerrero visits New Zealand to conduct a programme awash in musical landscapes.  Read more

11Aug
Leaving Jackson
11 August

For over 40 years Johnny Cash & June Carter's love story played out through some of the greatest songs ever written & enthralled audiences around the world. This 2 hour live concert will have you singing, laughing and crying for more.   Read more


02Sep
Beethoven - Icon
02 September

The New Zealand String Quartet celebrates the 250th birthday Beethoven with a concert of the master composer's charismatic and distinctive works.   Read more

02Oct
Friends! The Musical Parody
02 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

10Oct
POSTPONED - 21st Tauranga Multicultural Festival
10 October

The Tauranga Multicultural Festival is a celebration that promotes social cohesion through a celebration of cultures.   Read more

16 Oct
to
18 Oct
Tauranga Home Show
16 October to 18 October

Over 250 exhibitors showcasing everything you need to build your dream in the Bay of Plenty.  Read more


19 Oct
to
20 Oct
Matariki Glow Show
19 October to 20 October

This captivating, giant scale glow-in-the-dark puppet extravaganza is back with an ALL NEW SHOW for Matariki 2020. This time go under the sea with Hiwa i te rangi (the Matariki wishing star)!  Read more

22Oct
Timeless - NZSO
22 October

The NZSO celebrates Beethoven’s anniversary year with a programme placing his achievements in the context of contemporaries Haydn and Mozart - the main pillars of the First Viennese School. They are the par excellence of quintessential Classical style.   Read more

06 Nov
to
07 Nov
The Nutcracker & Don Quixote
06 November to 07 November

Following their sell-out 2019 performances of Swan Lake, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company returns to Baycourt to perform a double bill, Tchaikovsky's much-loved 'The Nutcracker' & 'Don Quixote'.  Read more

14Nov
The Boss - Bruce Springsteen Tribute Show
14 November

THE BOSS is a three-hour full production that brings alive the timeless music of Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band. 'The Boss' is tuned to perfection and features the entire 'Born In The USA' album PLUS other Springsteen hits.  Read more


21Nov
The ABBA Show
21 November

By popular demand, the world’s premier live ABBA tribute returns to Baycourt! This full-scale concert production featuring energetic musical performances, live band, replica costumes and more gives fans a chance to re-live the ABBA concert experience!  Read more

30 Apr
to
01 May
The Ten Tenors - Love Is In The Air
30 April to 01 May

Australia’s best classical cross-over group, The Ten Tenors, returns to Tauranga in 2021! This talented tensome will charm their way into your heart, performing an irresistible selection of the best romantic pop songs, ballads & arias of all time.  Read more