Time: 12.00 noon to 6.00 pm
Where: Waterfront Drive, Mangonui, Doubtless Bay, Far North
Entrance fee: Adults $10, Children gold coin and under 5’s free
AND MUCH MORE
Parking details t.b.a. Parking is expected to be available adjacent to Mangonui ITM and Mangonui School with shuttle buses provided to and from both entry points to the festival.
Disability Parking is expected to be available on Waterfront Drive near the end of Grey Street East (mobility parking-permit holders only).
Service t.b.a. This is expected to be operating from Ramada Resort Reia Taipa Beach with return from Mangonui Wharf.
In the past, the stops have included:
Registration will be available from 28 October 2017. Anyone wishing to have a stall at this event is advised to register prior to the end of January to take advantage of the early-bird discount.
Stall site charge rates:
Mangonui's annual Waterfront Festival is billed as a farewell to summer, the last chance to enjoy a long afternoon and evening before the end of daylight saving,
The road frontage is closed to traffic for the duration of the event. Crowds of around 5,000 are expected; with the 2012 to 2017 festivals having been unqualified successes.
A celebration and showcase for everything good about the Far North, from wine and food to music and art with stalls stretching from just north of the Old Oak Boutique Hotel to the wharf. They offer everything from wine and food (including dishes from Thailand, South Africa, Mexico and New Zealand) to bromeliads and honey, condiments, massage, nail pinting and garden art.
For the more active, there is the chance to flex some muscles in tug-o-war and tennis - while on the water there is paddle board and sailing.