Plan your trip to the North Island, Bay of Plenty,
New Zealand for the 2023 Festivals
The Bay of Plenty is that and so much more! The Bay of Plenty is located in the center of the North Island of New Zealand. The largest city is Tauranga, a good 2.5 hours south of Auckland.
A popular destination for locals and travelers for the beautiful beaches, surfing, water activities islands, marine life, day hikes, and multi-day hut tracks: however, plan your trip around a local festival if you want to experience a region’s true colors.
For Foodies – the Flavors of Plenty Festival 2023 (March 24 – April 2, 2023) celebrates the Coastal Bay of Plentys world-class food scene, showcasing horticultural heroes and weaving a powerful connection from our place to your plates.
BayDreams and Juicy Music Festivals in Mount Maunganui, Nelson, Tauranga, and Auckland (January 3 & January 5th & 6th, 2023) have a rap and techno star lineup with Denzel Curry, ElderBrook, Nelly, Neo-Yo as headliners.
The River Sounds Festival in Katikati, Bay of Plenty, is a fundraiser for Mental health and about finding hope and choosing life. (February 11 & 12th, 2023). The headliner is Sola Rosa Sound System, a fusion of hip-hop, jazz, neo-soul, Latin, and funk.
Festivals are an expressive way to celebrate glorious heritage, culture, music, and traditions. They are essential in adding structure to our social lives and connecting us with our families, new friends, and backgrounds.
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