What's On IN Napier

Whether you’re planning your next visit to Napier to coincide with one of the region’s many great events, or keen to find something to take in while you’re here, there are many terrific options, whatever the season.

For the full listing of Napier and Hawke’s Bay events visit the Hawke’s Bay Tourism events page. Below are our recommendations for the coming months:


Hunter Gatherer Tours for Foodies

Hunter Gatherer Tours for Foodies

All Year Round

Join award winning food writer and world Cheese expert Juliet Harbutt, for an insiders view of Hawke's Bay food, wine, scenery & quirky producers. She will take you to her favourite places and makers to assemble everything you need for the perfect lunch at her home overlooking Black Barn Vineyards. Read more »

International Film Festival Napier - 2019

International Film Festival Napier - 2019

29 August -15 September

New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) will screen in the Century Theatre Napier from 29 August to 15 September. As always, the festival is presenting a range of movies from sports features to sci fi, drama to comedy. There will be two screenings daily and three each on Saturdays and Sundays.
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Hawke's Bay Wine Auction Celebrates 28 Years

Hawke's Bay Wine Auction Celebrates 28 Years

2 October 2019 & 9 November 2019

Two must do events for wine lovers. The Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction celebrates 28 years this year with Hawke’s Bay’s most talented winemakers providing over 40 lots of wine, many of which have been specially blended for this event.

Pre-tasting - Napier Conference Centre - Wednesday 2 October 2019
Hawke's Bay Wine Auction - Hastings City Art Gallery - Saturday 9 November 2019 Read more »