We would like to express our thanks to all our sponsors.

Our programme is the result of a close partnership with funders and sponsors and other regional festivals.

Harcourts Hawke’s Bay is proud to be the principal sponsor of the Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival.  When it comes to selling your home with Harcourts, our promise is to ensure your experience is second to none.  We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional levels of personal and professional service - which means, from the day you walk through ‘our door’, to the day you walk through your ‘new door’ – Harcourts are with you all the way.

Harcourts, proud supporters of the Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival.

Hawke’ Bay’s newest 5-star hotel is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the 2017 Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival. Located a stones throw from the infamous Spiegeltent in the Havelock North village, Porters Boutique Hotel is the perfect base to enjoy all that Hawke’s Bay has to offer, including this world-class festival of arts, culture and entertainment. Porters Hotel has a special offer for those planning to visit the Hawke's Bay to enjoy the Hawke's Bay Arts Festival. $490 worth of luxury accommodation for only $269. Click on the website button below to book online.

With some of the most outstanding venues in the region, Napier has long been considered a melting pot of Hawke’s Bay creativity and culture. Our beautifully maintained and centrally located MTG Century Theatre will come to life this spring with music, stories and spoken word – a truly joyful celebration! Napier City Council is absolutely thrilled to partner with the Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival and we warmly welcome patrons to our vibrant city.

NZME Hawke’s Bay is proud to be a founding sponsor of the Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival. NZME is all about audiences – and our key brands Hawke’s Bay Today and The Hits 89.5FM are focused on delivering the very best in news, sport and entertainment to our readers and listeners, and staying attuned to the wants and wishes of our advertising partners. We are here to help!

At Furnware we’re all about inspiring young minds and that’s why we chose to be involved with the Education & Ambassador Program as part of the Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival. We love supporting young people in activities that fuel their curiosity and unleash their imagination. This year’s Ambassadors are a group of creative, innovative, fresh young minds. We wish them a wonderful learning experience being part of the festival.

Bronze Sponsor

Wallace Development Company Limited is delighted to once again be a sponsor of the Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival. Our company covers all aspects of the commercial property development process from new buildings to significant restoration projects. The old Power House in Eastbourne St developed into the new Opera Kitchen Cafe, and a contemporary art project space, Parlour Projects, are two examples.

Bronze Sponsor

Ngatarawa is a story-teller of wine, place and people captured in a bottle. Lifetimes told in wine expresses a rich and diverse heritage unique in New Zealand’s wine industry. Housed in historic racing stables west of Hastings, Ngatarawa is home to New Zealand’s first family of winemaking, the Corbans.

Corporate Supporters

Special Thanks

To our sponsors