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:
30th Hawke's Bay Wine Auction
Art Deco Masonic Hotel are proud once again to be Platinum Sponsors for this event.
In 2021 the Hawke's Bay Wine Auction celebrates and recognises 30 years of wineries producing exceptional and sought-after auction lots. The event boasts 40+ exceptional auction lots, with an abundance of unique wines, amazing art from Hawke's Bay-based contemporary artist, John Lancashire, and an extraordinary travel package.
Regarded as New Zealand’s premium wine event for its pedigree and uniqueness of offerings this is not an event to be missed. Come along to taste the superb wines, chat to many of the country’s finest winemakers and growers, then raise your paddles and bid for the offerings that capture your attention.
This year’s event will take place on Saturday 18 September 2021 at Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre. This is your opportunity to walk away with some of Hawke’s Bay’s finest wines. Tickets on sale soon.
In 2020, the Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction raised and gifted an incredible $302,775 to Cranford Hospice.
Auction Event Day
Saturday 13 November 2021
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre
1.00pm - 5.00pm
The main event begins with your opportunity to wander the room speaking with many of Hawke's Bay’s talented winemakers while tasting the wine they have on auction. Event Ambassador Mike McRoberts will also be mingling and chatting with guests. This is followed by the fun and lively auction; raise your paddles to walk away with some of Hawke’s Bay’s finest wines, a stunning travel package or the feature art piece.
Tickets on sale soon!