Whats On


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Wednesday 17th December - 7 Days LIVE comes to Tauranga, playing at the Baycourt theatre
BACK FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF LIVE LOLS! For five years TV3’s 7 DAYS has reigned as favourite NZ comedy show on the box. However, not content with Kiwis just chortling from their settees, the tour bus has been booked and the gang are on the road once more – to hear those hearty belly giggles in the flesh! The annual 7 DAYS LIVE TOUR is taking the news and current affairs off our telly screens and into live venues across New Zealand this December.  To book your tickets simply visit www.ticketek.co.nz 0800 TICKETEK

Friday 17th October  to Sunday 22nd February 2015- Euan Macleod: The Painter in the Painting - Tauranga Art Gallery
Although he has been based in Sydney for more than 30 years, Euan Macleod has constantly returned to the country of his birth, making art and exhibiting here. Alongside Australian images, this exhibition features works inspired by the Bay of Plenty, Lyttelton Harbour, and the Southern Alps.
n the Gallery Atrium Macleod will be presenting a new work of White Island, the largest he has produced to date.
Saturday 18th October to Friday 19th December 2014 -  WIN A Car Downtown Tauranga Promotion
Shop at any participating Downtown Tauranga store to go into the draw to win a car just before Christmas.  For a list of participating stores click here.  For the full terms and conditons of the promotion click here.

Saturday 18th October to Monday 6th April - Welcomes all Cruise Ship Passengers to Downtown Tauranga.
Daily shuttle bus for passengers will be operating between i-port and Downtown Tauranga.
For cruiseship arrivals please link to Port of Tauranga.  http://www.port-tauranga.co.nz/Shipping-Information/Cruise-Schedules/ 

 Wednesday 5th - 26th November -  Corporate Grit Games -  The Gym, held on Grassed Area on The Strand
30 Minute Sessions.  Go Hard. Rest. Go harder. Rest. Repeat
Les Mills GRIT = High Intestity Interval Training designed for the ultimate results in minimum time.
Challenge your fitness. Take the trophy hom to your company.  Most improved results wins.  The playing field is even.
Every Wednesday, 12.10pm for 30 minutes. Register your team my contact info@thegym.co.nz.  Limited numbers to be in quick.
 Thursday 27th -  Entrepreneus Everywhere #1  -  The Tauranga City Library Co-hosted by Venture Centre
This is a free event at which the Tauranga City Library and Venture Centre will be doing a recap of the recent Tauranga Startup Weekend and touching on places in Tauranga where you can find more information about starting a business.
If you, or someone you know, has a business idea floating around then this is a great opportunity to learn more about entrepreneurial environment in Tauranga, and to meet some of the key figures in this space.

Sunday 23th November- Stranded Sunday - The Strand
Mustang Cars, VW cars on display with buskers and afternoon entertainment on The Strand and Masonic Park between Wharf and Hamilton Street.
11am to 2pm
Saturday 29th November - Trustpower Christmas Parade - Downtown Tauranga
Annual Christmas parade with entertainment from 10am to 2pm.  Parade starts at 11am.

Wednesday 3rd December -  Brew Beer Club - BREW Beer Craft Beer Pub
At Beer Club you get a guided tasting of four craft beers plus nibbles. The tasting is guided by one of the team from award-winning Bay Of Plenty craft brewery The Croucher Brewing Co, and usually invoves a variety of beer styles. It is a chance to learn more about beer and the people who make it.
It costs just $20 per person, bookings are recommended. Ask at the bar (107 The Strand, Tauranga) or call 578 3543. This is a fun and popular event - bookings are recommended.

Wednesday 3rd December -  Business @ the Library - Tauranga City Library
Need a refresher on using Facebook to market your business?  Come along for a Q&A session with keri Trim from Likeable.
This is a great opportunity for people new to using Facebook for business, as well as a follow up for those who came to our social media marketing evening in September.
5.30pm to 6.30pm, to register email Michelle Sims,  michelle.sims@tauranga.govt.nz 

Sunday 14th December - Stranded Sunday - The Strand
Family Christmas entertainment on The Strand and Masonic Park between Wharf and Hamilton Street.
11am to 2pm