Summer Events

Summer Events

2018/19 Summer Events Programme

Arts in the Park

Saturday 1 December, King Edward Park, Hawera

Come and enjoy picturesque King Edward Park, browse the arts and crafts on sale, sit down and relax watching the performers or have a bite to eat! (If wet, the event will be moved indoors to TSB Hub). This is a free event.


Sounds on the Sand

Saturday 12 January, 12:30pm Opunake Beach

Bring the family for a picnic at Opunake Beach, sit back and relax listening to some jazz. Live performances by The Collective, Te Kotahitanga kapa haka. This is a free event.


Summer Sounds in the Park

Sunday 27 January, King Edward Park, Hawera

Enjoy an afternoon listening to music with your family and friends. Bring a picnic or grab a bite to eat from one of the delicious food stalls. This is a free event.


Paepae in the Park

Wednesday 6 February, Memorial Park, Patea

Music, food, stalls and entertainment to celebrate Waitangi Day. This is a free event.


Movies in the Park

Saturday 10 February, Soldiers Park, Eltham

Bring along the family to enjoy the movies playing on the big screen.



Wednesday 20 February, Opunake Beach

This year the cars will be returning to Opunake Beach!

Friday 22 February, Hawera

The streets will be lined with cars along with markets and entertainment in the town square.


Contact South Taranaki District Council Events, phone 0800 111 323 or email for more