|The Cargo Shed: very busy place, showing art in all forms. From December 2-4, The Lord Blackbeards,a Wellington Troupe is bringing Shakespeare to the Shed. On December 14 at 2pm, STEPS Performaing Arts will perform a selection of numbers from their recent production "Seussical". On the same day 2 children's authors, Sue Richardson and Marlene Shores will be there, reading, signing, interacting... They will be coming on the Sunday as well and joined by Nana Gaye as well...
Tauranga Art Gallery
Tuesday 10th of december: Dame Lynley Dodd - This special evening event will see Gallery Director Penelope Jackson in conversation with Dame Lynley Dodd and her biographer, Finlay Macdonald. There will then be an opportunity to purchase, and have signed, copies of the new biography, The Life and Art of Lynley Dodd. Numbers strictly limited - paying when you book at the Gallery will secure your place
Saturday 14th of December: Origami - A fun session learning how to make origami Christmas decorations with our resident folding queen Ashleigh. Come along and learn something different! The workshop runs for two hours. Bookings essential on 578-7933
Sunday 15th of December: What better way to get that real Christmas feeling than with carols sung by Tauranga's own Civic Choir, here at the Gallery? This ever popular event will include traditional and contemporary favourites for all ages. Cost: $5 or gold coin for 16 years and under. $10 pp to reserve a seat on the day
Tauranga Farmers Market: Every Saturday morning on the 5th Avenue, huge market, fresh product and some cooking demonstration!!!!! Not to be missed!!!
Movie night under the star: Night Owl Cinema: Teaming up with the "Little Big Market", movie on the Strand, by the Waterfront, Gold coin Donation.
December 21: "Home Alone. January 17th will be people choice, so keep an eye out... February 14 "The Princess Bride" March 13 " Carving the Future"
Carols on the waterfront: Sunday 15th of December - 5.30 pm to 7 pm Come down and join the combined churches in a beautiful celebration of the spirit of Christmas. See Mary and Joseph arrive with the donkey and then join in singing Christmas Carols. More on www.downtowntauranga.co.nz
Tauranga Air Show: Time to make some plans if you don't want to miss out on that fabulous AIR Show. Practice day on the 25th of January and Main event on the 26th of January - So book your ticket www.tcas.co.nz and your accommodation for the Anniversary Weekend 2014...
BayPark Speedway: Full on calendar Sprint Cars, Super Saloons, Super stocks, mini stock cars... Lots of fun... www.asbbaypark.co.nz
First ever to happen in the world: The second round of the National V8 Jetsprints will be held inside Baypark on January 25. It is believed to be the world's first ever V8 Jetsprints races inside a stadium arena!!!!!!!
Baycourt Centennial Theatre
7 Days crew: If you like the popular TV show, this is not not be missed. It will be an unrestrcited show where teams of comedians team up and answer questions about news stories from the last week. It's hosted by Jeremy Corbett.Hilarious!!!!
Christmas at the Races
Friday 13th of December, Noon...
With Live entertainment for these 3 special occasions!!!
A fantastic option for your Christmas party.
Bring along your colleagues, friends and family and be
delighted by the thrill of the racing action.
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