31 Mar to 23 Nov
Baycourt Presents is bringing seven Arts On Tour NZ
02 Apr to 21 Oct
This community market is a great morning out for the whole family!
30 Jun to 22 Jul
Brickman Wonders of the World is an interactive exhibition featuring some of the world’s most iconic landmarks built entirely from LEGO!
08 Jul to 22 Jul
Join designer Juliet Ramson of brand Found Jewellery as she teaches you how to carve a wax ring, pendant or earrings and have them cast in Sterling Silver!
Join Baycourt for a night of beautiful Classic Jazz standards from The Great American Songbook as popular jazz vocalist Ruby Page and Scott Harrison on the Mighty Whirly visits the Baycourt Theatre for the first time.
Coffee is one of the most popular drinks in the world and it’s association with the cafe culture here in New Zealand has provided an industry within itself.
A lion, a wolf and a mischief-maker brought to life by Kiwi actor Mark Hadlow who’ll put aside his Lord of the Rings costume and enchant young and old with Opus Orchestra. Grab the children and enjoy a night of magical music and storytelling,
The Cycle Chic Film Tour showcases a captivating selection of short cycling films to inspire, encourage and celebrate women who love to bike.
A dip in the freezing ocean that ends with the winner gifting their chosen non-profit group (schools included) $1000 cold hard cash.
Don’t miss out on this muscle spectacle across all classes in bodybuilding, Men’s Physique, Bikini, Figure, Classic Physique & Women’s Physique! Get motivated and support our NZ team.
An outrageous and at times profound view into one actor's attempt at self destruction.
Humerous, entertaining and inspirational event full of tips and ideas around ways you can minimise waste at home.
A fully costumed show taking you right from the very beginning of The Beach Boys.
The NZSO and Maestro Edo de Waart joins forces with arguably one of the finest violinists of his generation, Grammy Award winner Augustin Hadelich, to present de Waart’s third Masterworks concert for 2018.
Many of us grew up with musicals featuring the singing greats like Jeanette McDonald, Nelson Eddy, Judy Garland and Dame Julie Andrews.
Presented by: Pin’d. The fashion show is a display of garments designed and constructed by intermediate and secondary school students. $1 from every ticket goes to Cambodia Charity Trust.
Catch the Black Ferns preparing for their international season with a Game of Three Halves against Bay of Plenty and Auckland on 11 August at Tauranga Domain!
BOP Symphonia welcomes Inbal Megiddo as our acclaimed soloist in Dvorak’s lyrical Cello Concerto. Bruckner’s 6th Symphony, with the composer's characteristic powerful brass passages alongside moments of great beauty and majesty, completes the programme.
60 min Foot Rogaine set in the stunning McLaren Falls Park. Suitable for all abilities.
100% passion and energy for dance for one night only! Who will take out the title? Presented by: DanceNZmade
Presented by: Open Eyes Exclusive, acclaims psychic Kelvin Cruickshank returns to Baycourt to help put people in touch with the loved ones they've lost, and also help them to understand how the afterlife works.
The well-known and much loved The Night Is Young marks its 7th year by again showcasing an expansive and varied mix of talented students from 8 local secondary schools. Presented by Friends of Baycourt.
The entertaining live talk show hosted by Ruud ‘The Bug Man’ Kleinpaste will make you laugh and offer interesting insights from our fabulously entertaining special guests who are all superstars of Garden and Art in New Zealand
Inzpire Dance Company presents Transmission. Featuring all dance styles, this year’s theme of ‘Transmission’ is centred around communication and is sure to be entertaining, moving and thought provoking for all ages.
Come explore Mount Maunganui for a running festival including a 21km half marathon, 10km and 5km options.
31 Aug to 01 Sep
With incredible new choreography, spellbinding magic, heart-racing music and a sensory experience like no other, audiences will be kept on the edge of their seats and left wanting more.
Run Beneath the Stars Tauranga – Saturday 1st September 2018.
Bring your dad this Father’s Day weekend to watch the highly anticipated game between the Bay of Plenty Steamers and last year’s Mitre 10 Cup champions Canterbury!
Arj barker starts with the finest free-range topics & nurtures them until they're brimming with hilarity and ready for tellin'. His cruelty-free jokes are ALWAYS tested on animals and 100% goat-approved. That's quality you can trust.
HopeWalk is a movement to bring greater awareness around the issue of suicide and promote suicide prevention.
Judy Garland, Patsy Cline, Edith Piaf, Billie Holiday & Maria Callas touch the lives of 5 every-day women resulting in stories of life-changing encounters. The singer has her story & the listener hers, & should these touch each other, there can be magic.
Well-known pianist Richard Mapp has played many times for Chamber Music NZ, performed with the major orchestras of the world and many groups and soloists. Richard’s programme will include pieces by Bach, Kenneth Young, Schubert, Chopin, Messiaen & Brahms
11 Sep to 12 Sep
“There’s a tale in my bones, fighting to be told”. Delving into the lawless outpost of 1800s Russell, Kororareka: The Ballad of Maggie Flynn introduces a heroine created from the rich and vibrant true stories of New Zealand women.
NZSO Associate Conductor Hamish McKeich leads the orchestra on a country-wide tour, presenting a Classical Hits programme for the whole family. Featuring works by Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Gillian Whitehead, Debussy, and Tchaikovsky.
In a concert where pop meets traditional country we feature award winning songs from artists like Doris Day, John Denver, Connie Francis, Kenny Rodgers and Dolly Parton.
21 Sep to 23 Sep
Create your happy place! The Spring Home Show is the perfect opportunity to find all your home products and service needs under one roof.
21 Sep to 22 Sep
Tauriko School is holding its 100-year reunion on 21st and 22nd September this year. An exciting line up is planned for the two day event.
As a warm up to the National Barbershop 2018 Convention, Downtown Tauranga will be treated to a public barbershop harmony performance.
Vegan Vibes is back this September the 22nd 2018!
22 Sep to 29 Sep
Join Shrek, Donkey, Princess Fiona in this all singing, all dancing hilarious production which turns the world of fairytales upside down.
Fast. Flat. Fun! With a spectacular finish in Tauranga's beautiful CBD.
“Harmony A Plenty”, the local Tauranga Barbershop Chorus has its Silver Jubilee this year and is to host National Barbershop 2018 Convention which has the motto -- “Waiata Ki A Mauao” – “Sing to the Mount”.
Learn how to reduce your household’s food waste but utilising tiger worms in your very own worm farm!
New Zealand loves Postmodern Jukebox! Following three successful tours in as many years, the multi-talented collective will bring their re-imagined contemporary pop, rock and R&B hits in the style of various yesteryears to eagerly awaiting fans in 2018.
03 Oct to 06 Oct
Athletes from around New Zealand compete in Tauranga for Gymnastics biggest and greatest event of the year.
The best of the best junior to veteran amateur country music entertainers from across NZ will compete for the title of NZ Country Music Entertainer of the Year in their age groups. Special guest artists featuring on the night.
09 Oct to 10 Oct
Ride the wind and dream with Air Play, a modern spectacle bringing to life the very air we breathe.
Adam with The Eastern has played everywhere from Timaru to Nashville and beyond. Throwing down on theatre stages, street corners pubs and living rooms, he treats every show as the best one yet.
It’s the last match before the Mitre 10 Cup semi-finals, so come along to watch as the Bay of Plenty Steamers take on Northland this Saturday 13 October at 2.35pm!
In a concert with a similar format to our acclaimed Mario Lanza show in 2016, we look into the lives and music of many of the world’s greatest singers of all time including Joan Sutherland, Maria Callas, Pavarotti, Caruso and Mario Lanza.
A corporate day of racing where teams can challenge their off-the-water rivals to a fun water competition.
27 Oct to 28 Oct
Be inspired, empowered and entertained at the Focus on Women Expo!
Two bored kids. One rainy day. And one crazy cat wearing a red-striped hat. Young and old alike will delight in this faithful adaptation of a classic book come to life before our very eyes.
02 Nov to 04 Nov
Tauranga's new format fishing and boat show, for everything on, in and under the water.
03 Nov to 04 Nov
The talented students of STEPS Performing Arts will delight audiences of all ages with their production of DreamWorks – Madagascar – A Musical Adventure Jr.
09 Nov to 10 Nov
The Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand with A Russian Triple Bill. This is the first time that the company have brought this stunning programme to NZ.
15 Nov to 18 Nov
Come and view the beauty and diversity of our region's gardens and the creativity of our talented artists
15 Nov to 18 Nov
Bring down the family and take a walk around landscape designed gardens, view fascinating art pieces, listen to music, engage in workshops and much more...
What do you call 6 women stranded on a mountain in the rain? Ridiculous! Or Social Climbers - just not to their faces! Perfectly timed for your own social group’s ascent into summer, don’t miss this hilarious play when it comes to Baycourt in November.
Chainsaw juggling, walking on broken glass and other famous feats are performed along with the stories of how they came to be.
We bring you our famous Christmas pantomime with a new twist on Cinderella!
Circus, slapstick & magic combine in this special adventure for primary school aged children & families. Fantastical fun, with waterproof ponchos provided for those in the front row.
A great way to kick-off the Triathlon season. Set in the idyllic setting of Mount Maunganui you can race either the Standard, Sprint or Super-Sprint races & for the kids the Splash'n'Dash. With something for everyone this race is a must do.
15 Dec to 16 Dec
New Zealand's premier endurance ironman race with a prize purse to match.
Far from being “just another cover band” The ABBA Show is a full-scale theatrical production featuring over 2 hours of live music, replica costumes, theatrical lighting/effects and all the dancing an ABBA fan can handle.
“A Night Before Christmas” returns in 2018 and will be the perfect way to welcome in Christmas. The Bay’s biggest free Christmas party will celebrate 22 years of Christmas joy and Festive fun.
What better way to enjoy the Xmas break than entering this iconic Surf beach Triathlon. Then sit back and watch NZ's Elite Triathletes race.
This is such a great event for all you Ladies out there. Come and take part in this event that will support you all the way from the start to finish.
Looking for a great way to wrap up your Triathlon season. Look no further than is iconic race.
10 Apr to 13 Apr
Shortland Street - The Musical features iconic characters, stories from the classic era of NZ’s favourite TV show, and songs like ‘Stuck In A Love Triangle’, ‘Cliffhanger’ & ‘Not In Guatemala Now’. A warm-hearted musical comedy the whole family can enjoy.