MiNDFOOD's 7 reasons to visit Hawke's Bay
Words by Ewan McDonald, for MiNDFOOD
Each year, the region's wineries craft special premium wines to raise money for Cranford Hospice. There are 41 offerings available to bid on.
A nourishing blend of relaxation, movement, meditation and seasonal food. Dates are: Mindfulness & Meditation: 11-13 September; Women's Wellness: 23-25 October; Restore & Revive: 20-22 November.
Probably the country's only full arts festival programe in 2020. International theatr artist Lemi Ponifasio opens the feast of performances.
The twice-yearly food and wine festival brings together restaurants, wineries, breweries, distilleries and more to celebrate everything good in Hawke's Bay.
Each year more than 300 designers create wearable art from food or food packaging to honour the Bay's creative spirit and gourmet history.
A highlight of spring, this unique exhibition of floral sculpture by artists from around New Zealand invites visitors to explore wildflowers and landscape design at Round Pond.
17-21 February 2021
More than 40,000 people visitors flock into Napier to see it return to its 1930s Art Deco hydey with over 200 events including outdoor concerts and vintage car parades.