|The Cargo Shed: very busy place, showing art in all forms. Not to be missed. 5 minutes walk from Tauranga Harbour City.
Baypark Speedway: the season is finishing - Fireworks extravaganza - Saturday 25th of April.... Last chance....
Tauranga Art Gallery
Lots of awesome Artwork on display from different artists.- Free entry.
Tauranga Farmers Market: Every Saturday morning on the 5th Avenue, huge market, fresh product and some cooking demonstration!!!!! Not to be missed!!!
Tauranga Night Market - Bayfair Shopping Centre from 5.30pm to 9pm on Sundays
The Gourmet Night Market: Saturday 21st of March at Papamoa Domain.
Baycourt Centennial Theatre
Saturday 16th of May: 20 Comedy Convoy is back
Steve Wrigley (7 Days) is back from the US, to host the 2degrees Comedy Convoy, as it tours to Tauranga with a hilarious line-up of top comedians in the 2015 NZ International Comedy Festival in cahoots with Old Mout Cider, from across the world and right here in the pearl of the Pacific.
Sunday 17th of May: Music That Got Us Through The War Years
Timed to honour the WWI Centenary, renowned Australian organist John Atwell will present a program of the popular music that got us through some very dark days in our history.
This special Wurlitzer Organ concert will feature music that was popular in World War I, World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. Designed to lift our spirits and give us the strength to soldier on, each period has songs that will forever be associated with that particular theatre of war. Come along for an afternoon filled with songs such as Pack up your Troubles, It’s a Long Way to Tipperary, Vera Lynn’s White Cliffs of Dover, the Glenn Miller Orchestra’s hit In the Mood, The Andrews Sisters and much more!
Tuesday 19th of May: Ed Byrne - Roaring Forties
A self-confessed “miserable old git” since the age of 23, Ed Byrne is now in his forties. While for others this might result in a crisis that prompts the purchase of a sports car, Ed embraces middle age with open arms.
Come join him, as he truly comes of age and gives out his clarion cry: “I am in my Forties. Hear me roar!”
Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st of May: Foster & Allen - Irleland best loved duo in concert.
Legendary Irish folk music duo, Foster and Allen are number one stars across the globe, scoring 30 new-release charting albums over a 30-year career, the only act in the world to do so. They have amassed record sales in excess of 20 million, due to their loyal fan-base, spanning their native Ireland, the UK, Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
Foster & Allen's style and easy listening sound remains as fresh and exciting as ever. Join them on their 2015 New Zealand tour.
Saturday 23rd of May: Sleeping beauty
Moscow ballet La Classique return down-under with their Spectacular masterpiece Sleeping Beauty ballet's most loved fairytale.
The greatest success of Russian theatre is undoubtedly classical ballet. Established in 1990 by its current director Elik Melikov, with their internationally acclaimed ballet skills, lavish costumes and magnificent stage sets, the illustrious La Classique takes you on a mystical journey to the fairytale world of princess aurora the sleeping beauty.
Sunday 24th of May: The Pink Floyd Experience
Nearly 40 years ago Pink Floyd released their 9th studio album. Titled ‘Wish You Were Here”, the album covered themes such as absence, the record industry and the madness of one of their own members. Regarded by many as one of Floyd’s finest works, it went on to be #1 in both the UK and US Billboard charts. This was an album that audiophiles all over the world played on the finest stereo systems as they sought to hear every detail in Pink Floyd’s incredibly complex and groundbreaking music.
To commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Wish You Were Here, The Pink Floyd Experience will be performing the album in its entirety. Every detail, every nuance performed live through a state of the art sound system. Imagine stunning sound, fantastic lighting, amazing projections & effects and a passionate 11 piece band performing this legendary classic album with an absolute attention to detail. This concert will be a real treat for any Pink Floyd fans!
Tauranga Racecourse: Saturday 21st of March - Tauranga Baileys International Race Day from 9 am....
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