What’s happening
in Downtown Tauranga

Looking for what’s going on in Tauranga city centre? You’ve come to the right place.

For upcoming events, activities for all ages, and the best restaurants, pubs, cafes, shopping and accommodation, look no further.

This is your go-to place for things to do in Downtown Tauranga.

The Ten Tenors

Following sold out performances throughout New Zealand, The Ten Tenors are thrilled to announce they’re returning by popular demand. The charming classical cross-over group will perform a selection of the best romantic pop songs, ballads and arias of all time from their latest album Love Is In The Air. The Ten Tenors have become a...

27th April 2020

Double Dragon Noodle Night Markets

This winter Our Place Tauranga will be joining forces with the Our Place Tauranga food vendors as well as some of your favourite street food vendors from around the Bay of Plenty NZ to bring you a Night Noodle Market each month. Happening on a Friday, picture yourself amongst fairy-lit lanterns smelling the spicy aromas of some of your...

4th October 2019

Christmas Wearable Art Exhibition

Inspired by Wearable Arts, this dynamic showcase of local talent will provide the public with something very different and unique in Downtown Tauranga, celebrating Christmas and art through installation. This is the second year of the Heart of Christmas Wearable Art Exhibition in Downtown Tauranga and half of the designs that were displayed as part of the 2018 exhibition will again be...

3rd October 2019

Christmas Crackers in Downtown Tauranga

We are so proud to be part of this collaborative, creative, oh so Christmas project for our city centre!! Thanks to The Incubator, Tauranga City Council, Richard at Black Chilli and our amazing local artists who created the designs... for bringing these giant crackers to life! See them now in Downtown Tauranga on Devonport Road and Grey Street. See below information about the amazing artists...

2nd December 2019

Giant Advent Calendar in Red Square

GIANT ADVENT CALENDAR SHOWCASING TAURANGA BASED COMMUNITY GROUPS AND ARTISTS    Local community groups and artists have created displays to be featured in a Giant Advent Calendar installation this December, capturing the spirit of Christmas! The Advent Calendar will be launched on the 1st December in Red Square and is a unique activation to Tauranga city and the region -...

1st December 2019

MISS GEE'S - TAURANGA'S NEWEST BAR

Botanical gins, top wines, sharing plates and good times. Miss Gee’s is Tauranga’s newest speciality cocktail bar and a fantastic hangout spot in our city centre! Miss Gee’s is all about the music. The year-round summer vibes. The vibrant décor. The eclectic menu. With a colourful selection of tap and craft beers, local and international wines, more...

2nd December 2019

AT GRINDZ WITH BENOIT AND MILA

Grindz is a favourite cafe in the city centre, loved by many for their exceptional service, great coffee, excellent vegan and vegetarian menu, and decore. Benoit recently became the manager at Grindz and he tells us what makes this cafe so special. Take a look in the video below.... Located at 50, First Ave,...

2nd December 2019

Christmas in the City
Discover what's on in Tauranga city centre¬ for Christmas this year!...
Goddards Shopping Centre
Linking Devonport Road and Grey Street enjoy browsing our stores for Fashion...
Look Fashion Month
We¬ asked some of our leading fashion designers and stockists to share fashion...
Durham Street
In 2019 we welcomed the new University of Waikato campus with students and...