The 57th National Jazz Festival presents a fantastic programme of events in Tauranga this Easter from 18 to 21 April 2019, showcasing performances from some of the best jazz musicians from right here in Aotearoa and around the world.
Downtown Tauranga is the place to be this Easter Saturday and Sunday. The Strand comes alive with a carnival vibe that you don’t want to miss.
Enjoy jazz, swing, blues and funk from NZ’s best on multiple stages along the Strand set amidst dozens of fine bars and restaurants.
Relax or dance the weekend away with the sparkling waters of Tauranga Moana as a backdrop.
The fun begins with the Vintage Parade in true New Orleans style down Willow Street on Saturday morning (from 11am at Cliff Road and on display in Spring Street until 1pm).
Dress up and join in - from spiffing sportswear and straw boaters, floaty florals through to putting on the ritz and carnival glam, anything goes! Have some fun over the weekend, get some friends together, dress up and be in to win spot prizes.
The Little Big Markets will be open from 10am-2pm on Sunday
Entry by gold coin. Children 14 and under free.