Save the Dates for October

The Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival will run from 16-31st October 2021, which includes Labour weekend.  Tickets will be on sale from Tuesday 10th August.  

Celebrating its seventh annual season, the Festival programme includes some fantastic local, national and international artists bringing live theatre, music, comedy, circus, dance and literary events to Hawke’s Bay, in an exceptional  feast for the senses presented at the Toitoi Hawke’s Bay Arts and Events Centre in Hastings and other venues across the Bay.

You might choose to experience great stories from across New Zealand, music from some of the most iconic local and national artists, mixed with a sprinkling of internationally acclaimed circus, comedy and cabaret artists.  Free community events and exhibitions will further enhance the programme offering accessible to everyone.

Be open to immerse yourself in the diverse offering of the Festival line-up and feel the magic of live performance, community connection and the arts alive in this beautiful region.

We can't wait to see you in October. 

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