There are so many fantastic events in Northland over the next couple of months! As the Spring weather starts to come in and the Mitre10 Cup around the corner, our beautiful part of the country starts to liven up.
Here is what's on in the next while...
Northland Women’s Lifestyle Expo, Saturday 4 - Sunday 5 August
Come join us at NZ's special event for women! The Northland Women's Lifestyle Expo is a two-day event for women of all ages. With more than 120 companies involved featuring everything from jewellery and beauty to business products & information, crafts, fitness, food & wine sampling and much more! This year the expo includes a Taste Zone, NZ Craft Zone plus a Hair Styling Lounge, Champagne Lounge, Nail Pamper Bar and much more.
Mangonui Craft Market in Doubtless Bay, Saturday 4 August
Visit the craft market and enjoy shopping for locally made artisian products including olive oil, art, jewellery, Kauri products, candles, textiles and décor.
Kara Hall Quiz Night in Maungatapere, Saturday 11 August
Bring a team of up to eight players, great prizes, dancing/karaoke with DJ Dave afterwards. BYO drinks and nibbles.
KeriKeri Car Boot Sale, Saturday 11 August
Someone’s trash is another person’s treasure! It costs just $5 to park and you can swap, sell and buy goods from those around you.
Movies on the Deck: Thor Ragnarok, Wednesday 15 August
Join favourite restaurant, 35 Degrees South in Paihia, for their monthly movie under the stars with Thor Ragnarok. A great way to spend the evening with movie and meal deals available, too.
Northland V Auckland, Mitre10 Cup Game, Sunday 26 August
Be part of the action! Northland face Auckland for their first home game of the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup season.
Psychic, Peter Williams in New Zealand for the first time ever, Sunday 26 August
For one night only in Whangarei, Peter Williams will demonstrate his amazing ability as he contacts and communicates with loved ones on the other side. He will be delivering their messages to the audience live on the night.
Northland V Taranaki, Mitre10 Cup Game, Sunday 2 September
Be part of the action when Northland face Taranaki at Northland Events Centre.
Whangarei Half Maraton & 9km Walk, Sunday 23 September
The Whangarei Half Marathon & 9km Run/Walk event is a perfect day out for the whole family with a choice of two distances a Half Marathon or 9km run/walk. The Half Marathon course features picturesque harbour & coastal views, the Town Basin Sculpture Garden, Te Matau A Pohe Bridge & Kowhiti Foot Bridge, Drink Stations every 3kms and entertainment along the course.
Northland Home and Lifestyle Show, Friday 28 – Sunday 30 September
Held over three days, the Northland Home & Lifestyle Show brings together the very best in products and services for the home and lifestyle products. Take your time to explore all the various sites on display including kitchens, flooring, appliances, heating, new building, gourmet food, artisan crafts, new cars and so much more.
Marsden Cove Seafood Festival, Saturday 10 November
Marsden Cove Seafood Festival aims to redefine the festival experience, combining the best of Northland's kai moana with fantastic music, celebrity chef demonstrations, fine wine and craft beer to showcase just what the North has to offer. The festival site is nestled in the grounds of Marsden Cove Marina, looking out over the glistening waters of Marsden Bay towards Mt Manaia. Separate areas for foodies, families and music-lovers ensure that this event has something for everyone.