The cooler weather has finally arrived so Art Deco lovers can get their coats, hats and fur wraps ready to take a trip back in time.
The Art Deco Trust's boutique festival takes centre stage from July 19-21 and showcases the best of Hawke's Bay Art Deco.
The winter programme features everything from a stylish ball, a vintage absinthe cocktail evening, world-class jazz performances, a casino night, dining experiences at Napier's Art Deco restaurants, along with fashion, radio plays and polished vintage cars.
"This year's programme is a great mix of heritage focused events and vintage themed events that everyone can enjoy," Art Deco Trust festival director Glen Pickering says.
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"There are some exciting new additions to the event line-up with highlights being the Dazzle Ball, which is a night of live music, group dance lessons and the incredible New Zealand Defence Force Jazz Orchestra, a Prohibition Casino and an absinthe tasting and many more exciting events."
Winter Deco Weekend offers a varied programme of events across three days, with dinners, brunches, heritage talks, topped off with plenty of bubbles and cocktails.
The weekend is a chance for locals and visitors to get a more intimate Art Deco experience with audiences still offered a similar variety of events as February's festival. But this time the summer stampede will be replaced with cosy and sophisticated scenes.
Pickering had a final top-tip for anyone considering taking part in the weekend.
"It's all about getting dressed up and having an amazing time at spectacular events."