Hawke's Bay has plenty of activities and events on for all ages. We list 8 of the best on this weekend.
1. Mandela Day Wellness Celebration 2018
Mandela Day is a free celebration of wellness honouring the legacy of Nelson Mandela. In this "Health and Wellbeing Expo", health professionals from various fields will freely give their time and expertise to help the community. Napier War Memorial Conference Centre, 48 Marine Pde, Napier. Today, 10am to 4pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/mandela-day-wellness-celebration-2018/napier
2. Pipe Band Concert
The City of Hastings Pipe Band, Manawatu Scottish Pipe Band and guest performers are presenting "Live @ Lindisfarne". Lindisfarne College, 600 Pakowhai Rd, Hastings. Today, 7pm to 9.30pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/pipe-band-concert/hastings
3. NZ Mountain Film Festival NZ Made - Hawke's Bay Screening
Internationally recognised as one of the world's premier mountain film festival events, the audience can expect up-close adventures, emotive and insightful cultural content and fast-paced, action-packed entertainment to inspire and entertain outdoor enthusiasts. This collection has something for everyone and is the perfect environment for your imagination to plan your next adventure. MTG Century Theatre, 9 Herschell St, Napier. Today, 7.30pm to 9pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/nz-mountain-film-festival-nz-made-hawkes-bay-screening/napier
4. Scott Clinic Duathlon Series — The Hits Duathlon
A family-friendly event catering to all levels of fitness, with different distances and disciplines to choose from — whether you are in a team or entering as an individual.
Come down and be part of an awesome series. A fun morning out with some exercise for good measure. Twyford School, 142 Twyford Rd, Hastings. Tomorrow, 10am to 11.30am.
For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/scott-clinic-duathlon-series-the-hits-duathlon/hastings
5. Truffle Hunt and Truffle Lunch
Come along for an exclusive truffle hunt and taste the delicious underground treats. Fresh truffles are in season only during June, July and August, so take this opportunity to treat yourself to this unique experience. The Manse, 3519 State Highway 50, Maraekakaho, Hastings. Today, 10am to 3pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/truffle-hunt-and-truffle-lunch/hawkes-bay-gisborne
6. Taylor Hawks v Manawatu Jets
This is the second-to-last home game against the sharks. Tickets $2 at the door thanks to Taylor Corp. Pettigrew-Green Arena, 480 Gloucester St, Taradale. Tomorrow, 3pm to 5pm. For more information, visit: https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/taylor-hawks-manawatu-jets/napier
7. Hawke's Bay Farmers Market, Hastings
This is one of New Zealand's largest traditional farmers' markets. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan-produced goodies, or enjoy food and locally roasted coffee in a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere. Hawke's Bay Showgrounds, Kenilworth Rd, Hastings. Tomorrow, 8.30am to 12.30pm. For more information, visit http://www.hawkesbayfarmersmarket.co.nz/hawkes-bay-farmers-market/about-1
8. Urban Farmers Market, Napier
Stroll down Emerson St to visit a market that offers local goods and produce. Enjoy freshly roasted coffee, talk to the growers and shop local for the best produce throughout Hawke's Bay. Clive Square, Napier. Today, 9am to 1pm. For more information, visit http://www.hawkesbayfarmersmarket.co.nz/napier-urban-farmers-market-1