Christmas month is officially here! Secure yourself a place at these events for a perfect festive mood.
Tauranga’s Christmas in the Park
Blake Park, Mount Maunganui
An annual community focused fundraising event. Expect a day filled with fun, food and laughter. There’ll be live music, performances, arts, craft and many delicious food vendors and activities for the whole family to enjoy. It’s the Christmas event you won’t want to miss!
Tickets: Gold coin entry
Photo: Little Miss Rose
Raw Food Christmas Workshop
Worried about gaining all those calories over Christmas? Learn to make healthier Christmas treats including Christmas cake, fruit mince tarts and other festive party snacks. All dishes are raw, free of flour/gluten, dairy, eggs and refined sugar.
Nanogirl Live! Engineering Magic
5pm and 7pm
Following last year’s sell-out tour, join Nanogirl, Dr Michelle Dickinson MNZM, and Boris (her trusty lab assistant) for science and engineering as you’ve never seen them before. All new experiments and explosions (lots of explosions) – giant sparks, fireballs, and even a real life bed of nails – bring science and engineering to life in the coolest ways possible, right before your eyes.
Tickets: A Reserve $40; B Reserve $28
A Night Before Christmas
Bethlehem College Sports Field
Gates open 5pm
Bethlehem’s biggest Christmas party is totally free to enter and with entertainment galore, it appeals to everyone. This popular event profiles the nostalgia and traditions of the festive season, is a non-alcohol event, has food vendors, giveaways, Carols by Candlelight and stunning fireworks – and the huge 40sqm screen ensures everyone has a great experience.