Lady Larisa Honey Child
Lady Larisa, Photo Credit: Rachel Burt Design: Band NZ

Despite the Government’s announcement yesterday afternoon, the Art Deco Festival remains cancelled. Numerous independent organizations and businesses are still running events this weekend and beyond. This will be updated regularly.

Let’s support these events!


Art Deco Guided Walks: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

Art Deco Vintage Car Tours: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

Art Deco Bus Tour: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

Napier Art Deco Window Displays: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

Down Argentine Way: Fri 19, Sat 20 February

At the Pictures: Top Hat: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

At the Pictures: Ninotchka: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

CAN-Do Deco: Thurs 18 February – Thurs 11 March (Free)

Fashion Retailers Walking Tour: Fri 19 February

1930s Escape Room at Napier Prison: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

Dinner On The Lawn: Fri 19 February SOLD OUT

Plus Four Golf Tournament: Fri 19 February

Aunty’s Maara Kai: Fri 19 February

The Real Prohibition Art Deco Party: Fri 19 February

Port O Call High Tea: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

Walking tour around Hastings with Michael Fowler: Fri 19 & Sat 20 February

Brunch with Style at the County Hotel: Fri 19 & Sat 20 February

Nicole & High Society Swingers at the Cabana: Fri 19 February

Ahuriri Dinner: Fri 19 & Sat 20 February

Par2 Mini Golf: Fri 19, Sat 20, Sun 21 February

Meet Miss Winters- A tribute to the Deco Era: Sat 20 February + street perfomances

Deco Belles: Sat 20 February (Free)

Charter Parade: Sat 20 February 12.30pm (Parade from Emerson St to the Sound Shell) (Free)

Hastings Art Deco & Earthquake Walk: Sat 20 February (Meet at Hastings iSite) 

‘The Ritz’ Street Party @ Market Street: Sat 20 February (Free)

Jazz Nights: Sat 20 & Sun 21 February

The Mission Art Deco Party: Sat 20 February SOLD OUT

Napier Municipal Theatre Viewing: Sat 20, 9am – 3pm & Sun 21 February, 9am – 1.30pm (Free)

Tea with the Stars: Sun 21 Feb

Divine Deco: Sun 21 Feb at Waiapu Anglican Cathedral (Free)


Threads of Life: Wed 24 February – Sat 6 March

High Tea & History at the Art Deco Masonic Hotel: Sun 14 March

Lady Larisa & Band ‘Honeychild’: Sun 8 May


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  1. Way to go! Good on you for posting all that is happening around town & good on our greater Hawke’s Bay community for keeping in the spirit of DECO and making things happen around the Bay for everyone who in involved &/or looks forward to it.

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