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Avocado Food & Wine Festival 2015

Saturday 10 Jan 2015, 11:30 AM to 06:00 PM

For a great day of family fun and fabulous food come along to the 2015 Avocado Food & Wine Festival, held on 10 January at the Uretara Domain in Katikati, Bay of Plenty. The avocado food and wine festival has been running for a number of years now, and continues to attract a lot of visitors each year. Started by the Katikati Funfest Charitable Trust in 2003, the festival has grown annually and has become a summertime favourite for locals,and visitors, young and old. It was an initiative of the PAKEKE LION'S CLUB OF KATIKATI and LION'S CLUB OF KATIKATI as a fundraiser for local community groups. This year the proceeds from the raffle will be donated to Waipuna Hospice (www.waipuna-hospice.co.nz) and the proceeds from the day to Katikati Heritage Museum (www.katikatiheritagemuseum.co.nz). Tickets are $20. Children under 18 years old, accompanied by an adult, get in FREE.

Taste of Auckland Festival

Thursday 13 Nov 2014, 05:30 PM to Sunday 16 Nov 2014, 05:00 PM

The versatility and nutritional benefits of New Zealand avocados will be highlighted to more than 20,000 ‘foodies’ at the Taste of Auckland Festival this November. In urban garden party style, NZ Avocado joins a new world of bigger, bolder and tastier flavours at this year’s festival, held at Western Springs from November 13-16. The festival is expected to draw in 25,000 people, with key New Zealand food personalities Josh Emett, Nadia Lim, Peter Gordon, Matt Stone, Robert Oliver and Matt Skinner among the attractions. For NZ Avocado, the event is a chance to promote the "NZ Avocados Amazing Anytime” concept – educating guests on the numerous ways to enjoy the fruit at any time of day. New Zealand Avocado Ambassador Nadia Lim and world-renowned Hamilton chef Jimmy Boswell will join the NZ Avocado party, performing live masterclasses throughout the festival creating delicious recipes using New Zealand avocados. 

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