Hawke's Bay has plenty of activities and events for people of all ages to enjoy. We list 8 of the best on offer this weekend.

1. National Council of Women Suffrage Day Breakfast

A panel of women representing different age groups will discuss their life experiences, what they have achieved and what they still hope to achieve. They answer the question, "125 Years on — what would Kate Sheppard Think?" St Thomas More Catholic Church, 92 Wycliffe St, Napier. Today, 8.30am to 10am. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/national-council-of-women-suffrage-day-breakfast/napier
2. Hastings Blossom Parade

The theme for this year's Blossom Parade is 'Show us your heART'. The parade begins at 11am with a colourful array of floats, bands, marching groups, clubs and community organisations taking part. Hastings City Mall, Heretaunga St, Hastings. Today, 11am to 12.30pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/hastings-blossom-parade/hastings
3. Introduction to Māori Language Sessions


Join MTG Māori curator Te Hira Henderson among the wonderful taonga in the Tēnei Tonu gallery, for a free 30-minute Introduction to Māori Language session. Please register by emailing events@mtghawkesbay.com as spaces are limited to 15 people per session.
MTG Hawke's Bay, 1 Tennyson St, Napier. Today, 11am to 11.30am. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/introduction-to-m-ori-language-sessions/napier
4. The Long Lunch

This is not just your run-of-the-mill lunch. You will be tasting mouth-watering venison, smoked eel and pork, among other sensational dishes. Listen to top-notch live music, take in the views of the incredible property and start your weekend in the best (and tasty) way. River Park Event Centre, 797 Pourerere Rd, Waipawa. Today, noon to 4pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/the-long-lunch/waipawa
5. Hatuma Lime Half Marathon

This half marathon has been running for more than 30 years and has become a highlight of the Central Hawke's Bay calendar. The picturesque 21.1km course takes in the entire circumference of Lake Hatuma with the start and finish at Waipukurau Racecourse, allowing for a relaxed and accessible base. Waipukurau Racecourse, Racecourse Rd. Tomorrow, 8am to 5pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/hatuma-lime-half-marathon/waipukurau
6. Cyclocross Hawkes Bay 2018

CycloCross Hawke's Bay and SuperVision Sports are offering 2 events per month for all ages and abilities, from littlies on balance bikes through to seasoned pros with all the gear. Roosters Brewery will hold a prizegiving at the conclusion of the events. Black Barn Vineyards, Black Barn Rd, Havelock North. Tomorrow, 9am to noon. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/cyclocross-hawkes-bay-2018-at-black-barn/havelock-north
7. An Evening with Tim Turvey — Bistronomy Winemaker Series

Join local legend Tim Turvey of Clearview Estate and chef James Beck as they team up for their first collaboration. Enjoy an evening of stories and fun, as well as delicious food and wine. Bistronomy, 40 Hastings St, Napier. Tomorrow, 6.30pm to 10pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/an-evening-with-tim-turvey-bistronomy-winemaker-series/napier
8. The Chills — Snow Bound Tour with Reb Fountain

On the back of the release of their new studio album, Snow Bound, the Chills set off again on an extensive national tour. The Cabana, 11 Shakespeare Rd, Napier. Tomorrow, 7pm to 11pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/the-chills/napier