Hawke’s Bay F.A.W.C! Food and Wine Classic is a glorious blend of local and visiting talent, mouth-watering produce to rival any region, enticing event themes to suit all manner of tastes, and stunning venues to showcase the lot. Nothing less than you'd expect from a culinary festival in New Zealand's Food and Wine Country.

Winter F.A.W.C! is done and dusted!

On behalf of all of our participating venues, our sincere thanks to everyone for your incredible support of Winter F.A.W.C! 2022. You can catch some of the highlights on our Facebook page.

Planning is well and truly underway for Summer F.A.W.C! 2022 with loads of amazing events, featuring incredible talent and stunning venues, in the mix. Look out for the programme release in late August, and save the dates for Friday 4 - Sunday 13 November.

Don't miss a single announcement - make sure you're signed up to our F.A.W.C!er database.

Hawke's Bay Legend

Hawke’s Bay Tourism and Cuisine Magazine are back to honour those visionaries who have helped shape New Zealand’s Food and Wine Country into the foodie playground it is today. Submit your nomination now!

2022 nominations are closed

Plan your stay

Hawke's Bay is a mecca of wonderful things to see, do and taste!
Book your F.A.W.C! tickets and stay a while to discover New Zealand's Food and Wine Country.

While you're here

To ensure a winning F.A.W.C! weekend, find the perfect place to rest your head after satisfying your tummy. And don't forget to plan your ride to safely get from A to F.A.W.C! and back again.

Accommodation Transport
Hawke's Bay BMW
Air New Zealand
Hastings District Council
Napier City Council
Hawke's Bay Tourism