Cultural in Napier

Art Deco Weekend

In the third week of February, Napier and Hastings co-host the sensational Art Deco Weekend. Around 125 events fill the week (dinners, picnics, dances, balls, bands, Gatsby-esque fancy dress), many of which are free…
Cultural in Hastings & Around

Hastings Blossom Parade

The Hastings Blossom Parade is a petalled spring fling, infamous for its 12-person 'riot' in 1960 when a few local teenagers got a bit hot under the collar and were arrested for a few hours. The annual flowery celeb…