Upcoming Events

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Par for the Corpse - Mid Winter Murder Mystery Dinner Show





Omanu Golf Club98 Matapihi Road, Mt Maunganui, Bay of Plenty

Friday and Saturday July 1st - 19 August, 7pm- 10pm


  • 3 Course Dinner and Show: $85.00
  • 0800 BUY TIX (289 849) – Ticket Outlets


A portion of ticket proceeds proudly supporting Tauranga Coastguard.

Looking for the perfect Midwinter or Mid-year night out with a deadly difference?

"Get in on the action" with the NEW 'Killer Night Out' murder mystery dinner show: 'Par for the Corpse', featuring professional actors and comedians: 'The Prime Suspects'.

Guests will enjoy a fabulous 3-course dinner and a full evening of entertainment hosted by 'The Prime Suspects'. There will be comedy, drama, high interaction and mystery with the show finishing at around 10 pm, with prizes before music and dancing until midnight.


Tour de France Comedy Show





Restaurant Cafe Versailles107 Grey St, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty

Friday/Saturdays 14 July - 5th August, 7pm - 10.30pm


Admission: $74.50

Le Tour de France - July 14th – August 26th
The hilarious and one and only interactive Dinner Show not to be missed.
Put on your Beret and striped shirt if you want and let the show begin!

Discover la belle France and “those were the Days my friend” in a very funny dinner show in which you the banqueting audience will be transported back to the dawn of La Belle Époque in Paris of “Le Moulin Rouge” and its Can Can dance while singing along to “Ta Ra Ra Boum –
De–Ay” and much much more!

This promises to be a fast-paced and delicious evening of unforgettable nostalgic entertainment.
The performance is half-scripted and half-improvised by the showmen, taking place around the audience.

Join in the fun for a hilarious themed interactive comedy and song dining experience.
Etienne aka Monsieur Stephen le grand chanteur, the crème Brulee of the soiree will be your host for the evening along with the unpredictable Maurice le Magnifique.

Join us for a delicious 3 course menu .

French table d’hôte meal all for just $74.50 per person.

Dietary requirements will be noted when booking…and don’t forget if it’s your birthday or special anniversary please tell us in advance for a special surprise. Merci et a bientot!

New Zealand International Film Festival




Rialto Cinema, 21 Devonport Road, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty

Thursday 24 August 2017 – Sunday 17 September 2017 12:00am

Wednesday 19 July 2017 – Saturday 29 July 2017

All Ages

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As the days get darker the warm haven of a comfortable cinema feels to us like the perfect respite. We like to think that the New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) is a beacon in the midst of your winter, bringing you different worlds to explore in the company of friends and strangers.

Over 150 features and documentaries curated by a team of programmers who attend premier festivals in North America, Australia and Europe of the latest and brightest of national and world cinema will be shown on the grandest screens in 13 towns and cities around New Zealand.


Tauranga Zinefest




Tauranga Art Gallery, Cnr of Wharf and Willow Streets, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty

Saturday 26 August 2017 10:00am – 3:00pm



You may remember the Zinefest from such cities as Auckland, Wellington and... The Tron. Now buckle ya seat belts Tauranga... the Zinefest is coming​ back​ to town!​ Join us at Tauranga Art Gallery, Saturday 26th August, 10am til 3pm.

The Zinefest is an open invite; artists, writers, poets, creatives, hipsters, cat lovers, teachers, punk rockers, musos and cool kids! You’re all warmly welcomed to take part in this amazing event.​ And what's more, Zinefests are good for you!

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