World of WearableArt in Petone

World of WearableArt (WOW) commences on the 27th September thru to 14th October 2018.

WOW is a major design competition event in Wellington which attracts over 56,000 visitors to our region, with many ladies shopping and lunching along Jackson Street during this time,  As WOW is celebrating its 30th year this year.  In the 30th year Wow has expanded its offer this year to include:

To download ‘The Insider’s Guide to WOW in Wellington’ Click here

Edible Art
WOW is taking from the theatrically stage to the plate where you will see some amazing creative dishes being produced by some of our well-known culinary notables.  These dishes will be inspired by reflections and deep blues and purples.

La Bella Italia – Petone – For a special treat, be sure to sample an exclusive WOW menu offer.  The perfect way to kick off your WOW celebrations.  To VOTE and go into a chance to win a $1,000 dinning voucher
The People’s Choice – Window Display
During the show season, you the public will be asked to vote for your favourite Edible Art entry. We will be encouraging you to look for those Eateries in the Wellington Region, that have said they will be participating in this competition.  Watch this space for regular updates who our local heroes are through our Facebook platform (I Love Petone).  Please go along to support these businesses.

Please support and vote for businesses who have entered the WOW window competition: Deryn Schmidt, Build-a-Birthday, Boutique Eyelashes, Flowers et cetera, Liam & Gabby, Style on Jackson, Trade Aid Petone, UK Goodies, Vibrant HealthVillage Beads.  We wish them all the very best. To VOTE and you could win a $1,000 shopping spree at David Jones

*Terms and conditions apply This competition is organised by WREDA.

Hutt Valley – (Photo by Mark Tantrum/

Jackson Street, Petone is the Jewel in the Crown as you enter the Hutt Valley.  It combines an eclectic mix of old buildings with fantastic cafés, boutique shopping together with beauty and commercial services. The retail strip boasts a huge variety of specialty shops, cafés, bars and restaurants that supply a wide range of ethnic foods, great coffee and goods not available anywhere else.

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