Mistletoe Market and Upcycle Challenge - Thursday 26 November

Date: Thursday 26 November 2020

Venue: Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts and Event Centre, Hastings

Time: 2-8pm

Gold Coin entry

Find out more about this exciting event below!

Mistletoe Market

Get your Christmas shopping sorted all in one place! Shop from a variety of local stallholders and their handmade products.

Interested in becoming a stallholder? Please Click here to apply.

To find out more about the stallholders that will be there on the day, please click here.

Payment details

Been approved as a stallholder? Please use the following form below to pay for your site, or you can deposit your payment to our bank account;

  • Acct name: NZ Red Cross
  • Acct number: 12-3192-0043737-00
  • Reference: Mistletoe Market
  • Particulars: Your Business name.

Upcycle Challenge

Let your creativity shine and give a previously loved item new life!

There are three challenges and you can enter as many of the challenges and as many times as you like.

Challenge Categories

  • Hawke's Bay Curtain Bank Challenge - Sponsored by Kathy's Drapes

  • Red Cross Retail Challenge - Sponsored by Tammy Jensen, Harcourts Hawke's Bay Agent

  • Art Upcycle Challenge - Sponsor TBC

Important dates

  • Upcycle challenge applications close: Friday 20 November
  • Judging of the Upcycle challenge:  Monday 23 November
  • Top four applicants in each category will be contacted, Tuesday 23 November
  • Mistletoe Market occurs 2-8pm, Thursday 26 November
  • Winners of the Upcycle challenge announced 6.30pm, Thursday 26 November

Please note

  • All items submitted for the Upcycle challenges will be sold/auctioned at the Mistletoe Market and the proceeds will be a donated to New Zealand Red Cross


Upcycle challenge entry form (PDF)
Upcycle challenge rules (PDF)

Event Sponsors

New Zealand Red Cross would like to thank the following sponsors for supporting this event;

Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts and Event Centre 

Media Works 

The Breeze Hawke's Bay 

Kathy's Drapes by Design 

Tammy Jensen; Harcourts HB Agent 

How Ridiculous Costuming 

Green Falcon Photography

For more information, contact our Hawke's Bay Community Fundraising Coordinator -