Top five things to do this weekend
COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS
The 2014 National Country Music Awards will be held in Hamilton this Saturday at Founders Theatre. This year's guests include The Howie Morrison Trio, Pat and Brendan Dugan, Leslie Nia Nia, Kylie Austin and Australia's Morgan Evans, who toured with Taylor Swift. It's $60 for a general admission tickets: Click here for more ticket details.
FUN STICKS HOCKEY HAVE A GO
Hockey New Zealand is running a free ActivePost Fun Sticks Hockey Have-A-Go event in Hamilton this Saturday for children aged 4-7 and their parents. No experience is necessary, hockey equipment will be provided and the first 100 childrens and parents will receive a free t-shirt. It starts at 9.30am at the Gallagher Hockey Centre at Innes Common.
DEVILSKIN WE RISE TOUR
Hamilton band Devilskin has a show at Altitude Bar and Night Club tonight. The four-piece band formed in 2010 and have been blazing a name for themselves ever since. http://www.eventfinder.co.nz/2014/devilskin/hamilton
WELLINGTON PHOENIX FC V NEW ZEALAND A
Catch some football action in Taupo on Sunday as the Wellington Phoenix FC take on New Zealand A . The game is happening at Owen Delany Park, Centennial Drive, Taupo and starts at 1.30pm.
AJ SEELEY GULLY RESTORATION PROJECT
If you are free on Monday, head along to the restoration day at the A.J. Seeley Gully Reserve, on Armagh Street between 9.30-2pm.
ONE MORE THING
The Tamehere Country Market is on this Satuday at the St Stephens Anglican Church from 8.30am until 1pm.