Life in the Bay of Plenty certainly doesn’t come to a halt after hours.
→ Tauranga and Mount Maunganui in particular have a great variety of bars and nightclubs. On the weekend, the Strand in Tauranga is transformed into a pulsating mix of people taking in the crowds and music in pubs and clubs. With regular live music and other kinds of entertainment, the Bay’s nightlife is exciting and vibrant.
→ There’s also a great range of events held throughout the region, including garden, sport, food and wine and art festivals. The Bay of Plenty’s top events include Tauranga Arts Festival, Bayleys Garden and Artfest, the National Jazz Festival and Pro Tour International Beach Volleyball.
→ Other options to keep everyone entertained include theatre and music concerts.