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Autumn is here

It’s a new season and there are all sorts of cool events coming up in the Bay. Whether you're all about music, theatre, sports, or food, we've got you covered. Check out what's in store this autumn...

Plus, if you want to know what's happening this April, check out the April Events Guide.

With the change in alert levels, events may be cancelled or postponed. Please check the event's website for the most up-to-date information. Remember to please use the NZ Covid Tracer app, practice good hygiene (wash those hands!) and stay home if you are unwell.


National Jazz Festival


What: The 58th National Jazz Festival
When: 31 March – 04 April
Where: Various locations across Tauranga

Come along to the longest running annual Jazz Fest in the Southern Hemisphere, held in Tauranga over Easter. There'll be youth Jazz comps, downtown carnivals, the Historic 'Jazz' Village, jazz cruises and much more.

The Historic Village


What: Tauranga Multicultural Festival
Saturday 20 March, 10am–5pm
The Historic Village, Tauranga South

Come along to this great opportunity for migrants to celebrate their cultural identity and for locals to discover more about other people and cultures. International cuisine, food stalls, performances, craft, discovery tents and more!


NZ Ocean Swim Series


What: Generation Homes - The Mount Swim
When: 03 April, 7:30am–4:30pm
Where: Mount Maunganui Main Beach

Whether you’re keen on swimming around Rabbit and Leisure Islands in the long swim (extended to 2.8km this year), setting your sights on the Amphibian swim/run event, or a bit of everything, there’s loads happening in the water and on the sand to make sure you have a day full of awesome memories.

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