Regional Food Events: Feb / MarchA round up of food-focused events and festivals happening in the next few months...
Summer Feast Marlborough, On now throughout Marlborough until April 2nd
A host of delicious food events taking place throughout the Marlborough region from Film + Feast events, Forest Sunday Sessions, Summer Vines and more...
Summer Vines Festival, Marlborough, Saturday 13th February
A collaborative festival brought to you by a collection of Marlborough’s iconic wine producers including Jackson Estate Winery, Allan Scott, Cloudy Bay and FROMM with good friends Churton.
The Bay of Plenty Gincredible, Tauranga, 12th - 14th February
A boutique celebration of food, entertainment and craft gin – distilled from a small number of artisan producers, gin masterclasses and local food.
Wellington Wine & Food Festival, Waitangi Park. Sat 13th February
Local cuisines, wineries and breweries brought together with great music. Affordable food options provided by top local restaurants with a $12 limit.
Sunsetter Food, Wine and Music Festival, Takapuna, Sat 13th February
Some of NZ's top wineries, breweries and eateries will dish up all the goods at Smales Farm in Takapuna, alongside an impressive selection of music.
Big Buzz Festival, Matakana, Sunday 14th February
A festival to celebrate all things honey and bees from the plate, to the health shop, to the garden, to cosmetics, conservation and beyond.
Banks Peninsula Festival, Lyttelton, Saturday 20th February, Orton Bradley Park
Nestled on the sun drenched side of Lyttelton Harbour, you'll find a vibrant showcase of music, food, beverage and culture from around the region.
Twizel Salmon & Wine Festival, Saturday 27th February, Lake Ruataniwha
In it's 16th year, will host a day of tasting local salmon, plus beer and wine from a collection of the South Island's best craft breweries and boutique wineries.
Motueka Kai Fest, Sunday 28th February, Goodman Reserve
A celebration of kai with a focus on connecting the Motueka community, building resilience and coming together to appreciate local water, soil, climate and people.
Gindulgence Gin Festival, Christchurch 27th-28th February
New Zealand's original single-site gin festival and indulge in an afternoon of tastings, distiller talks, cocktails, great local food and live entertainment.
North Canterbury Wine & Food Festival, Sunday 7th March, Waipara Valley.
The coolest little wine festival is back for 2021, with a host of delicious local wine, food, tunes, family fun, coffee and more.
The NZ Food Waste Summit, Manukau, Auckland. Monday 22nd March,
This summit builds on the work of WasteMINZ’ Love Food Hate Waste Campaign and New Zealand Food Waste Champions 12.3 Food Waste Reduction Map and will explore te whakakore i te moumou kai, mai i te whenua ki te tēpu – food waste prevention from paddock to plate.
Hop 'N' Vine Beer, Wine, Cider & Food Festival, 27th March, Southland
Held at ILT stadium in Invercargill, locals and visitors are invited to experience craft beers, boutique wines and eclectic southern foods at this truly unique event.
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