Kāpiti Food Fair 2021, book your calendar now for a fun, indulgent & tasty day out that fills your life with GOOD friends, GOOD times and GOOD food #KapitiFoodFair, Mazengarb Reserve, Paraparaumu, Kāpiti Coast. An extravaganza that will make a lasting impression on the minds and bodies of all foodies. VENDOR registration opens late Mar 2021 and closes early Oct, MAX sites 250 - single or double sites available (food trucks, cooking & packaged goods under gazebo including off-licence liquor zone).
Tickets sold by cash or EFTPOS at gate and online at Humanitix
FREE up to 16 | $10 adult | $5 Gold Card or Student Student ID | $2 Jute Shopping Bags (only available at Gate Entry or Hits Info Hub)
Parking: Gold coin
Crowd friendly dogs on lead are welcome
250 vendor sites of packaged products & ready to eat foods
Licenced Tuatara Bar & Stage - ZEAL Zone with solo performers, Colossal buskers, DAPA dancers & Kāpiti Community Choir + Free Kids Zone & face painting.
Kāpiti Food Fair is an annual food & beverage event well known to vendors and visitors. Relax in the bar & wash down your foodie treats and shop to you drop for items to take home to your pantry or for gifts. Talented entertainers will perform all day long.
HEADLINE ACT: AMA Tui Winner for Best Country Artist - JODY DIREEN - a Kiwi Country Pop Singer. Full programme on the Tuatara Stage will be posted closer to the Fair - MC: AJ Crawshaw.
COVID-19: Stay home if you are feeling unwell, scan in using the QR tracer code or sign-in on our manual visitor log. To operate, the Fair needs to be in COVID Alert Level 1. If we are at 2, 3 or 4 in the days leading up to the Fair, we will RESCHEDULE and TRANSFER tickets to the 2022 Fair on Saturday 3 December 2022 or REFUND. Our strong plea to all visitors, vendors, entertainers, crew and volunteers, is to get fully vaccinated, ka pai.
Park on-site or catch the train to Paraparaumu Station and board the Free Bus every half hour.
If local, walk or ride your bike - plenty of bollards & trees to padlock your bike too.
Kāpiti Food Fair t-towels available for purchase from Hits Info Hub for $5.
ATM cash on site for visitors ($1 transaction fee).
Hits INFO HUB Hub for visitor Qs.
Free water & sunscreen, bring your hat.
This Fair is a commercial event however we have a social agenda too. On the day, the Fair is supported by Kāpiti Rotary, No 49 Squadron Air Cadets. Kāpiti Hockey Club & Work Ready Kāpiti and in return for their services the Fair owners make a donation to each organisation.
The Fair is a pre-Christmas event providing a commercial opportunity for vendors to package their products for visitors to sample, buy gifts or to simply stock-up their pantry at home. Previous Fairs have attracted vendors selling a variety of artisan and commercial food & beverages, 2021 will be no exception to this.
- Destination event - fun full day out
- Bring the family
- Shop to you drop
- Eat yourself silly
- Shop for Christmas or your pantry
- Be entertained
- Liquor Zone Off Licence
- Huge range of packaged products
- United Nations ready to eat foods
PLATINUM: The Chris and Melinda Leatham Charitable Trust
GOLD: NZME Kāpiti News and The Hits 92.7
SILVER: Mike Pero Mortgages Zebunisso Alimova, SignCraft Kāpiti, Templeton Group, Tuatara Brewing
BRONZE: ANZ Paraparaumu, ANZIL, Bayleys Real Estate Wellington, Flightdec
The Fair was a recipient of the Domestic Events Fund in 2020 and is a current recipient of the Kāpiti Mayor Events Fund and is supported by numerous local business in time & reduced cost of services.
Our Vision: To be an iconic F&B pop-up extravaganza that makes a lasting impression in the minds and bodies of all foodies.
Co-Owners: Helene Judge & Jeanine van Kradenburg, 027 244 9585, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Fair reserves the right to use any image captured by our official photographer for promotional purposes in any media, in perpetuity without compensation, unless not consented.