SATURDAY, MARCH 1
WHAT: School Principals Challenge/Stock Car Team
Youth mini stock drivers have handed over the keys to Western Bay of Plenty principals as well as full programme of racing.
WHAT: Season's Fundraising Ceilidh
WHERE: Katikati Memorial Hall
A fun night of social dance and entertainment for everyone. www.seasons.org.nz
WHAT: Nashi Harvest Festival
WHERE: 372 Wairoa Rd, Te Puna
WHEN: March 1-2
Workshops of food growing, harvesting and preserving as well as fun activities, live entertainment. Ph Tessa 027 232 9940.
SUNDAY, MARCH 2
WHAT: Children's Day 2014
WHERE: Historic Village on 17th Ave
A day that is free, with loads of fun activities just for kids.
Ph 577 7000.
WHAT: Jazz in the Garden
WHERE: Brain Watkins house
WHEN: From 2pm
Music by Marion Arts. Stalls, teas, house tours, raffles, face painting and entertainment. Ph 577 7000.
WHAT: March Celebration of Independence
WHERE: Various locations
WHEN: Throughout March
Tauranga Writers are holding a series of free workshops, presentations and events to promote writing in the Bay. For full details see www.tauranga writers.org.nz