2017 Tickets are now on sale!

The iconic Havelock Mussel & Seafood Festival in its thirteenth year, is going to be a cracker day. Whilst the familiar Marlborough Greenshell™ mussel remains the hero of this event, it if joined by a full line-up of local seafood ready to be showcased by celebrity chefs Karena & Kasey Bird (MasterChef 2104 winners and now stars of their own T.V. show) all this paired with stunning local wine and MOA beer.

green-lipped_mussels Green-Lipped-Mussels under water  Mussel bowl, wine and sounds

Once again the Mussel opening competitions will feature the internationally recognized Guinness Book of Records “Fastest 100” record breaking attempt. Plus there are a few competitions you can take part in yourself.

2015 Havelock Mussel Festival. 14th March 2015.Havelock, New Zealand. Photo Credit: Ricky Wilson/RL Wilson Photography 2015 Havelock Mussel Festival. 14th March 2015.Havelock, New Zealand. Photo Credit: Ricky Wilson/RL Wilson Photography

 

 

 

 

The New Zealand King Salmon Cooking marquee – details to be released shortly!

Appetizing salmon and tuna skewer.

The NIWA Kid Zone will be a hive of activity with inflatables, face painting and more!

Havelock Mussel Festival 2015. 14/03/2015. Ricky Wilson