19 (to 11 Jan) Mangawhai Artists exhibition, Mangawhai Village Hall.
27 Fat Freddys Drop, Mangawhai Tavern.
28 Family fun bowls day, Mangawhai Bowling Club from 10am.
29,30,31 Northern Bass music festival, Settlement Rd, Kaiwaka.
30 The Feelers, Mangawhai Tavern.
Christmas Eve Carols, Rec Centre, Insley St Mangawhai. 6, 8 and 10pm.
Christmas Eve Waipu Santa Parade 7pm. Lots of prizes.
1 Waipu Highland games, Caledonian Park, Waipu 9am.
2 Summer Carnival, Mangawhai Domain, 9am-2pm.
2 Waratahs, Tami Neilson, Delaney Davidson, Mangawhai Tavern.
3 Mangawhai Rod Run, Mangawhai Domain from 9.30–11am.
3 Surf Life Saving annual fundraising appeal.
5 Family race day at Ruakaka. Gates open at 10.30am.
9 Katchafire, Sons Of Zion, Kora, Mangawhai Tavern.
10,17,24 Mangawhai Beach & Country Markets, Mangawhai Domain.
12 Pilates with Mary begins for 2016. Tues, Wed, Thurs.
16,23,30 Music in the Vines, Te Whai Wines, 367 King Rd Mangawhai, 4-8pm.
16 Kids fishing comp, Mangawhai Fishing Club, Alamar Cres.
17 Amateur mens golf tournament, Mangawhai Golf Club.
24 Surf Club Family Beach Day.