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Hawke's Bay Wine Auction
For wine lovers 3 must do events. This year the Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction celebrates 26 years with Hawke’s Bay’s most talented winemakers providing over 40 lots of wine, many of which are being specially blended.
The auction itself takes place on Saturday 11 November. There's a pre-tasting here at Art Deco Masonic Hotel's Gatsby Rooms on Wednesday 11 October and an Icons & Legends workshop with Peter Hubscher on Friday 10 November.
You can check out the details and book your tickets here.
Summer F.A.W.C! | 3-12 November 2017
Recognised the world over for its fine wine and fresh produce, Hawke's Bay is a gastronome's dream destination. F.A.W.C! was created as your one-stop culinary festival that brings together the best on offer from across the region.
Summer F.A.W.C! 2017 takes place from 3-12 November and promises to be a cracker. Choose from more than 75 events over 10 days, featuring Hawke's Bay's very best talent alongside some very special guests. See who's coming
So check out the programme here, grab your friends and start planning for the food and wine goodness that awaits!
Accommodation will be at a premium so book your accommodation early.
Nicolas Feuillatte VIP Lounge | Art Deco Festival 16 - 18 February 2018
This iconic event has been transformed, guests will enjoy all of the perks of previous festivals plus so much more! The VIP Lounge allows guests to escape the festival madness to the most sought-after weather proof space within the very heart of the Art Deco Festival. The Art Deco Masonic Hotel’s historical functions venue, The Gatsby Room, will be completely dedicated to the lounge, giving guests even more room to spread out, windows to people watch and only ticket holders have unlimited access during three full days of the festival!
Ongoing at Emporium:
- Friday Night Cocktails. Emporium is known for having one of the most extensive beverage lists around, and our team are delighted to help you celebrate the end of the week with two especially created cocktails every Friday evening. They're just $10 each and the perfect way to kick off the weekend.
- Are you a loyalty card holder? Next time you drop by, ask us about our loyalty card scheme to get 50c off every coffee plus build points at both Emporium and The Rose.
- Pre-Show and Post-Show Dinner Options – Situated as we are right in the cultural heart of the city, Emporium is the ideal place for dinner either before or after a show or film. We've come up with great options for diners taking in a performance or movie at Napier Municipal Theatre, MTG Hawke's Bay or Napier Cathedral. Be sure to ask our staff for details.