From world-class food and wine to art exhibitions and festivals, there’s always something new in Hawke’s Bay waiting to be discovered. Here’s a taster of what is happening in Hawke’s Bay this week.
East 2018 (11 August - 11 November)
If you’re an art lover, then you won’t want to miss this special exhibition. This year the Hastings City Art Gallery is hosting the successful EAST biennial exhibition, which is curated by visionary freelance curator and arts writer, Bruce E. Phillips. Selected artists are: Vanessa Arthur, Annette Bull, John Brown, Joyce Campbell, Terri Ripeka Crawford, Jenny Gillam, Ayesha Green, Kauri Hawkins, Michael Hawksworth, Rangituhia Hollis, Peter Madden, George Nuku, Ben Pearce, Martin Poppelwell, Clare Plug, Sonya Lacey, Lara Lindsay Parker, Jacob Scott, Ann Shelton, Natalie Robertson, Tim Thatcher, David Trubridge and Kamaka Pottery (Bruce and Estelle Martin).
Celebrate the Legend - The Rude Boyz Bob Marley Tribute
Head to The Common Room this Friday 17 August from 8:00pm to celebrate the legendary Bob Marley. The Rude Boyz will be performing a line-up of his classic music from his early days of Catch a Fire till Confrontation albums. Door sales only, so make sure you are at the door to get your ticket.