What's on in Hawke's Bay
Find out what events are on in Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hastings, Central Hawke's Bay and Wairoa. If you need to know what's on this is the place to look. If you are after council meetings view our meetings calendar.
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The Extravaganza Fair
Roll up. Roll up. Roll up!
Welcome to Season 3 of New Zealand's largest and newest travelling event! The Extravaganza Fair!
We're bringing to NZ a unique style of market stalls, arts and craft, food, musical entertainment, circus shows, performers, unique to NZ tiny homes, including open home and kids shows & games. We're bringing back the 'old school', join in our sack races, tug of wars & musical bean bags & be in to win prizes!
Check out our Solar Powered Stage & Lucky Star Cafe!
Arts, crafts and interesting market stalls - ranging from herbal remedies & natural perfumes, heaps of funky clothing including revamped & retro, fashion or bohemian, jewellery like you've never seen before - silver, beaded, fashion, bohemian! Crystals, massage, poi & trick stix fun, open 'Tiny Home', Blacksmith working live, before your eyes, temp tattoos, piercing, green stone, henna, we've got it all going on!
Readers - Tarot & Palm:
Kids fun - face painting and hair braiding. Spin art and candle dipping, paint your own ceramic mould to take home. A Pedal Powered Merry go Round and Our Tropical Island Bouncy fun, plus a vertical bungee!
Foodie delights served up from our Steampunk Food Truck - Dickinson's Gastronomic Emporium, Lucky's Fresh Juice Joint & Havana Coffee Works. A little 'fair' indulgence such as tasty American hotdogs & doughnuts, candy floss & grannies homemade fudge, soft serve ice cream, yum!
Throughout the day we have talented musicians & performers. And kids games with prizes up for grabs!
- The Karl Austin Experience
- Ashton Family Circus - fun for the whole family
- Hoola Hoop Show by Summer Spins as seen on NZ's Got Talent
- Magic Show by Dylan Daisy
- Gypsta Tricksta Kids Show
- Tug of War, Musical Bean Bags and Sack Races
- Open mic (4-5pm)
Unique Tiny Homes - all running on solar power.
We are aiming to be a sustainable event. We have banned the plastic bag & plastic straw (offering paper straws if needed), using all compostable & recyclable packaging to help reduce waste. Aiming to become 'carbon neutral' by donating to tree planting charities at the end on each season. (see our fb page for details) Remember to pack your refillable water bottles!
All dates and towns will be listed on our Facebook page. Join our group page and share your photos.
For open mic details contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For stall holder applications - www.extravaganza.co.nz
Friday 30 March, 12:00pm to 12:00am
Saturday 31 March, 12:00pm to 12:00am
Restrictions: All Ages