SUMMER F.A.W.C! 2021Drum roll please

This Year's Events

F.A.W.C! is disappointed to announce that due to the ongoing uncertainty and risks associated with the Delta variant of Covid-19, the decision has been made to postpone Summer F.A.W.C! until January 28 – February 6, 2022.

Ticket holders who cannot attend on the rescheduled dates will receive a refund, with organisers to be in touch with ticket holders over the coming weeks to confirm new event dates or process refunds. 

Hawke's Bay Legends with Cuisine Magazine: POSTPONED

The Old Church


Celebrating those who have shaped Hawke’s Bay as a culinary destination

Hawke's Bay Wine Car Boot Party: POSTPONED

Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana


Cruise around the cars for a tasting rally of epic proportions

Sold Out


Church Road Winery


A tasting of 10 vintages of Church Road’s flagship TOM range

Go to the FAWC marketplace

Missed out on tickets, or can't make an event anymore?

Sell your event tickets, or see what’s become available at the

F.A.W.C! Marketplace

Bubbly Club: POSTPONED

The Urban Winery


Ever dreamed of living the lifestyle of the rich and famous?

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Sausage Making Masterclass: POSTPONED

Holly Bacon


Learn how to make the perfect sausage every time

Brunch by Bikes with Nici Wickes: POSTPONED

Coastal Wine Cycles


Super comfy bikes, a flat trail, a relaxed pace. Sounds amazing.

Sold Out

Lamb Workshop: POSTPONED

Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School


A hands-on workshop to breakdown, and then prepare fresh lamb

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Pranzo dell'Opera in Giardino: POSTPONED

Mission Estate Winery


An Italian-inspired menu, paired with an Italian opera performance

The Grand Long Lunch: POSTPONED

Secret Location


The new signature showcase luncheon of the F.A.W.C! Summer Series.

Food Truck Park-Up Party: POSTPONED

Abbey Winery & Brewery


Tasty food truck fare washed down with delicious wine and craft brews

Taittinger Oyster & Whitebait Street Bar: POSTPONED

Advintage Wines

The 'world famous in Havelock North' Advintage car park bar is back!

A Hapi Cabaret: POSTPONED

Daily Telegraph Building


Enjoy delicious food, dazzling cocktails and eclectic music at A Hapi Cabaret

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At the Races: POSTPONED

Hawke's Bay Racing Centre


A fun day out with a mini marquee for 10-14 family, friends or colleagues

Sold Out

At the Chef’s Table: POSTPONED

Wallingford Homestead


Join Chef Christopher Stockdale at his table for a culinary ‘happening'

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Simply the Best: POSTPONED

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers


The first-ever F.A.W.C! event at The Farm's Owner’s Cottage

Lane Road Petanque Society: POSTPONED

Kotare Estate


French-styled frivolity at one of our most intriguing homesteads

North to South: POSTPONED

St Georges Restaurant


Travel the vast Indian sub-continent with St Georges‘ Indian chefs

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No Menu. No Complications. Chile meets Tuki Tuki: POSTPONED

The River Room, Black Barn


In intimate dining experience with a local connection to local ingredients

Brew-tiful Desserts: POSTPONED



Three decadent Bistronomy desserts paired with three Third Eye Coffee brews

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Wine Studio Cinema Series: POSTPONED

Smith & Sheth


Watch a wine-focused film with world-class wines in an intimate studio theatre

Fish and Bish: POSTPONED

The Urban Winery


Finish off the weekend with an evening of fish and Bish

Sold Out

Malaysian Mama: POSTPONED

Milk and Honey


Milk + Honey Owner Sean Burns is putting his mum back to work for a night

CBD Safari Supper: POSTPONED

Napier CBD

Enjoy a stellar evening in the heart of the city

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A night with Emma Galloway: POSTPONED

Cape South


An evening to nourish your mind, your soul and, of course, your stomach


Black Barn Bistro


Two chefs and one passion for game equals a memorable night

Firsthand Coffee Workshop: POSTPONED

Firsthand Roastery


If you view coffee as a religion, this is absolutely one for you!

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Bienvenue! A night in Paris: POSTPONED

Mary's Restaurant


We promise a night in Paris you will never forget!

BBQ at Millar Road! Someone call the Fire Station!: POSTPONED

Millar Road


A BBQ prepared by a leading Hawke’s Bay chef, with spectacular coastal views

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Kesariya Balam: CANCELLED

Saffron Social Kitchen


A reception with age-old Indian tradition where the guest is considered as “God”

Off the Hook: CANCELLED

Pacifica Restaurant


New Zealand’s masters of seafood cuisine will deliver a feast of epic proportions

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National Distillery Company


Some of NZ’s top wines up against some of NZ’s leading spirits

Bringing our Origins Home to Hawke's Bay: POSTPONED

EIT, Taradale


EIT Diploma of Cookery students will be inspired by memories of home

Flavours of the 70s - Wine, Food and Musical Mayhem: POSTPONED

Hygge at Clifton Bay

$35 - $130

Step back 50 years and relive (or experience!) the 70s

Real Life. Still Life: When Food becomes Art: POSTPONED

St Georges Restaurant


Watch an exclusive live editorial shoot followed by a delicious lunch

Real life. Still Life: PLUS Food Styling Workshop: POSTPONED

St Georges Restaurant


Add on an exclusive, hands-on workshop to your experience

Under a South African Rainbow: POSTPONED

Hygge at Clifton Bay

$35 - $130

A celebration of Hawke's Bay-grown South African food and wine


Peak House


A Mexican street party - a little bit spicy and packed with fresh and funky flavour.

Of the Ocean: CANCELLED

Scenic Hotel Te Pania


A special showcase of Hawke’s Bay’s incredible seafood bounty

Picnic, Wine and Flick: CANCELLED

Te Awanga Estate

$18 - $125

Relax on the Te Awanga lawn under the stars with an outdoor movie

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Ka Kai Tahi Tātou i te Hākari: POSTPONED

Kaiuku Marae


Enjoy the freshest kai from the land, sea and rivers, prepared by trail blazing chefs

Cider, Sunday & Pies: POSTPONED

Zeffer Cider

Zeffer are here to help you through your post-Cider Festival Sunday

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Small Plates, Bold Flavours: POSTPONED

Punanga Lodge


A Latin-inspired luncheon that will leave you wanting more

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A Touch of Decadence: POSTPONED

Askerne Winery


Indulge your sweet tooth with dessert wines matched to decadent desserts

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Nomads Dinner – Unseen Asia: POSTPONED

Mangapapa Hotel


Step out of your comfort zone and explore Asia's Hidden Cuisines

The NZ Cider Festival 2021

Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana


New Zealand's only dedicated cider festival comes to F.A.W.C!

Hawke's Bay BMW
Air New Zealand
Hastings District Council
Napier City Council
Hawke's Bay Tourism