Fab five things to do


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With so much going on in Hamilton this weekend, we have collated our fab five things to do...

Vodafone Warriors vs St. George Illawarra Dragons – Friday 19 May – FMG Stadium Waikato

Be in the stands and in full voice as New Zealand's only NRL team chases premiership glory in the beautiful Waikato region. Expect to be entertained by plenty of razzle-dazzle football as the likes of Warriors’ stars Shaun Johnson and Roger Tuivasa-Sheck, and the Dragons’ Josh Dugan light up the field.

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Night with the Permian Monsters – Saturday 20 May – Waikato Museum

The museum is open late for you to experience what life was like before the dinosaurs in this new blockbuster exhibition. Book online at waikatomuseum.co.nz or purchase your tickets at the museum on the night.

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Women's Lifestyle Expo – Saturday 20 May to Sunday 21 May – Claudelands

The Hamilton Women's Lifestyle Expo is a two-day event for women of all ages. More than 180 companies are involved featuring everything from jewellery and beauty to business products, information, crafts, fitness, food, wine sampling and much more.

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One Hill of a Fight - Saturday 20 May – The Meteor

Bound to be an instant classic, this fast-paced play examines the great political battle in the 1930s between the Hamilton borough engineer Rupert Worley, Hamilton City Council and ratepayers over removing the hill which once covered Garden Place.

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Take Me Home – The Music & Life of John Denver - Friday 19 May 2017 to Saturday 20 May 2017 – Clarence Street Theatre

Singer Bevan Gardiner, accompanied by international musicians will perform all the John Denver songs with such accuracy and feeling that if you close your eyes you will be effortlessly transported to the era of John Denver.  The show includes exclusive film footage of John Denver through his career, his personal life and his love for the environment.

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To find out more about event and activities that are happening in Hamilton, check out visithamilton.co.nz  

Page reviewed: 19 May 2017 11:43am