Summer F.A.W.C! 2024Drum roll please

This Year's Events

Join us in Hawke's Bay for a fantastic celebration of Summer F.A.W.C! from 15-24 March 2024. With visiting national and international talent, award-winning winemakers, chefs, producers, hospo heroes and artisans roll out the red carpet as they show off incredible talent in New Zealand's Food and Wine Country.

Scroll through the events below. Or check out our stunning new Summer F.A.W.C! flipbook. Then grab your tickets to book your seat at the F.A.W.C! table this March!

Sold Out

The Small Cellar Door Session

Te Awanga Estate

$150

An event marrying Wildsong wines with a performance by Reb Fountain

Read More
Selling Out

Spirit of the Bay

Swiss Belboutique Napier

$125

National Distillery Company share their spirit-making secrets in this masterclass

Hawke's Bay Origins

Mission Estate Winery

$230

A premium Silver Fern Farms dining experience at the iconic Mission Estate

Go to the FAWC marketplace

Missed out on tickets, or can't make an event anymore?

Sell your event tickets, or see what’s become available at the

F.A.W.C! Marketplace
Sold Out

Nostrana with Bri DiMattina

Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School

$140 - $195

Join Bri DiMattina as she brings the joys of producing food from seed to table

Read More
Selling Out

All for 10. And 10 for All.

Black Barn Bistro

$10

Just $10 and you’re in the door; anything more is just $10 each

Sunset Soiree

Peak House

$100

An evening of sophistication and glamour at our sunset cocktail soiree

A Wine Bromance

Mister D

$175

Prepare to explore a personal journey of love, food and wine.

Selling Out

Great Wine Capitals: Adelaide Showcase

St Martha's Cafe

$150

'Travel' to Adelaide, one of the world's Great Wine Capitals

Selling Out

Foraged and fed; a lunch break

Wallingford Homestead

$180

Join us for a Wallingford autumnal forage, and tasting plate menu

Grand Long Lunch

Secret Location

$280

A new secret location, award-winning chefs and spectacular wines

Opa!

St Georges Restaurant

$130

Enjoy the flavours, colours and romantic vibes of the Mediterranean

The Great Vinous Odyssey

Smith & Sheth

$90

An immersive masterclass with Smith & Sheth wine concierge, Jason Lambert

Selling Out

Taste Fusion: Collaborative Cuisine

Teresa Bar

$150

An intimate collaborative showcase with Andrea Marseglia and Giulio Sturla

CBD Summer Sundowner - Bubbles, Bites, & Beats

Napier CBD

FREE

Great venues, evening sun, and some fabulous bubbles and food pairings

Read More
Sold Out

Supernatural and Fireman Sam

Millar Road

$170

Sit back, relax and make the most of an epic Kiwi classic BBQ

Read More

Experience Vintage with Trinity Hill

Trinity Hill Winery

$66

Join the Trinity Hill winemaking and viticulture team for vintage

Sold Out

A Taste of Asia

St Georges Restaurant

$100

True and authentic flavours, full of heart and soul from all over Asia

Read More
Sold Out

Discover Čuvar Winery by Sir George Fistonich: SOLD OUT

Central Fire Station Bistro

$150

Experience an evening of Croatian-inspired cuisine paired to Čuvar wines

Read More

Tacoteca Takeover

Hangar behind the Daily Telegraph Building

FREE

Auckland’s Tacoteca join forces with Hands Down Tortillas

Read More
Sold Out

Sundown Groove: CANCELLED

Brother Hawke's Bay

$80

An evening of entertainment at our 'Sundown Groove' picnic

Read More

Cheers to Whisky

The Hawke's Bay Club

$150

Whisky appreciation and discovery at the historic Hawke's Bay Club

Selling Out

Vege vibes with Alby Hailes

Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School

$140 - $195

Vege appreciation with Great Kiwi Bake Off 2021 winner Alby Hailes

Sold Out

The Craggy Range Harvest Party

Craggy Range - Kitchen Garden

$145

Celebrate Craggy Range’s 25th vintage celebrations in garden surrounds

Read More
Selling Out

The Late Lunch

The Farm Shop, Waihua Station

$180

A long lunch at Waihua Station with panoramic farm to ocean views

The evolution of Tony Bish Wines

The Urban Winery

$110

A vertical tasting of Tony Bish's iconic Chardonnays, from first to current

The Taittinger Oyster & Whitebait Street Bar

Advintage Wines

FREE

The world-famous in Havelock North Advintage car park bar is back

Read More

Gin-spiration

The Hawke's Bay Club

$150

A night of gin appreciation and discovery at the Hawke’s Bay Club

Sold Out

Tacoteca MasaClass: CANCELLED

Balquhidder House

$220

A 'MasaClass' of Mexican cuisine with Auckland's Tacoteca

Read More

Low'n'Slow Sunday

Mary's Restaurant

FREE

For one night only, Mary’s Restaurant is going American BBQ low and slow

Read More
Hawke's Bay BMW
Air New Zealand
Cuisine
Hastings District Council
Napier City Council
Hawke's Bay Tourism