Akaroa Harvest Festival

Event date: 
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Brief Description

The fourth Annual Akaroa Harvest Festival will take place this year on April 11th at the Akaroa Area School from 10 am to 4.00pm.  This year's festival boasts 30 stalls showcasing prime locally-sourced produce ranging from mussel and paua fritters and Pig in a Day - all things pork including a workshop - 'Three things Italian', also Peninsula sourced honey and award-winning olive oil to name a few.  As always, the atmosphere will be enhanced with live music, local wine, and traditional games like sack races.  A cake auction will be one of the highlights with chefs returning to Akaroa by way of some outstanding cakes - all proceeds to Akaroa Health Hub. The festival celebrates some of the best food and wine in the country - all produced on Banks Peninsula. This is a free event.

Event Date:

Event date: 
Saturday, April 11, 2015

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The forth Akaroa Harvest Festival on Saturday April 11 promises to showcase even more of the Peninsula’s excellent produce.

Mussel fritters, crepes, berries, smoked salmon, olive oil, chorizo, lamb, cheese, and quince and local wines will all be available to taste and purchase on the day, and all from Banks Peninsula.

Live music, egg-and-spoon and sack races will add to fairground atmosphere of the day, while the “best jam” competition will be judged by Lou Bentley from the Akaroa Cooking School.

Akaroa Harvest Festival, Akaroa Area School Grounds, 10am – 4.00pm, April 11, 2015.

The Akaroa Harvest Festival is being run by Rosie Davidson.

All those interested in having a stall please contact Rosie on – 304 7742 or email on rosiedavidson77@gmail.com

LocationAkaroa Area School Grounds


Phone03 304 7742

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