Festival Stories – the perfect Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival companion.
Here we’ll be sharing festival tips, the juice on different shows and artists, behind-the-scenes tales, video and audio content, along with coverage of the Festival as it happens.
Bookmark this page as your portal into two weeks of festival magic.
Jamie's festival picks
Our MC shares what's delighted him so far and what he's looking forward to
Ngatarawa Festival Garden Sessions
free, live entertainment
Interview with Anna Pierard
on her role in creative collaboration
Meet: Chris Gillies
Festival production manager
the perfect place for the perfect show
Jane Doe wins awards
Relevant, necessary, intense but warm
Readers and Writers
Rebel girls, fake news, cats, wine and poets
Let the fun begin!
10 tips for planning your festive fun