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Mid Winter Magic in Birkenhead Village

Written by Kae on June 23rd, 2013.      0 comments


The Great Chicane

2012 31ST New Zealand Magician’s Convention October 2012

He is magically appearing in magic spots progressively in the Village daily Tuesday-Saturday in Village cafes and family restaurants** Magical Progressive Appearances

  • Tuesday July 16 – 11.30am-1pm – Highbury Mall – The Village
  • Wednesday July 17 – 11.30am-1pm – Strolling street cafes – The Village
  • Thursday July 18 – 5.30pm-7pm – Strolling street evening family fun flavour restaurants – The Village
  • Friday July 19 – 11.30am -1pm – Highbury Mall – The Village
  • Saturday July 20 – 5.30-7pm – Strolling street evening family fun flavour restaurants – The Village
  • Tuesday July 23 – 11.30am-1pm – Highbury Mall – The Village
  • Wednesday July 24 – 11.30am-1pm – Strolling street cafes – The Village
  • Thursday July 25 – 5.30pm-7pm – Strolling evening fun flavour restaurants – the Village
  • Friday July 26 – 11.30am -1pm – Highbury Mall
  • Saturday July 27 – 5.30pm-7pm – Strolling evening family fun flavour restaurants – The Village XX

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The Great Magician Competition

You or your family could win your very own magic show with New Zealand’s number one magician “The Great Chicane” simply by eating or drinking in one of our family friendly cafes or flavoursome family restaurants.

Put your name, phone number and email on the back of your till receipt post in the entry boxes provided in village cafes or restaurants and you could win your very own magic show just for you and your family or friends at home*

Family Fun Savor a flavor or have a fantasy fun treat at one of our special family restaurants.

Mid Winter Fairies

​Flying into cosy cafés or a family restaurant near you!

Fun kids activities in café for kids (village cafes and restaurants) – fantastical fairies will materialise creating children’s activities (perhaps the fairy will bring special balloons, or the magic of facepaint, or maybe she will create colouring activities in cafes and restaurants) . Wait and see! **

​Fairy appearances in cafes; 11am-1.30pm Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

The Chelsea Sugar Colouring Competition

Your Chance to WIN!

colouring-competitionThe colouring competition will be in activities packs throughout Birkenhead in the cafes, starting on the 16th of July and running throughout the School holiday period. The entries can be dropped off to the Birkenhead Library or Highbury Mall in the entry boxes provided, last entry in 26th of July 5pm.
Winners will be notified by phone and entries will be displayed in Birkenhead.
Entry categories 5 prizes for children aged 3-6 and 5 prizes for ages 7-10.

Please complete your competition entry by adding your name, age and parents phone number.

See cafes or our website for full size colouring in image and entry details or click to  download here.

Kafes for Kids
Fun kids  activities in cafes and restaurants – fantastical fairies will materialise in cafes and restaurants with childrens activities ** 

Misha the Musican
Follow the smooth mood of the Sax magically appearing through the Village Fridays and Saturdays**

Come sample some of the amazing food...


Chicane Magic

Check out the Great Chicane www.chicanemagic.co.nz

Mid Winter Magic Starts 16th July 2013

‘Best Children’s Magic Act 2012’ will be in Birkenhead Village Wednesday 17th and 24th 11:30am-1pm. He will be progressively strolling the village magic spots holding 10-15 minute presentations 12:00-12:15pm at the specified venues.

Street Cafes – Daytime Wednesdays
Casa Del Gelato                               Booked for Wednesday 24th July 12-12:15pm
2 Mokoia Road
Dutch Delight                                   Strolling
3-5 Birkenhead Avenue
OTT Patisserie                                  Strolling
2 Birkenhead Avenue
Hum                                                  Booked for Wednesday 17th July 12-12:15pm
6 Mokoia Road
Bloom Cupcakes                              Strolling
219 Hinemoa Street
Bungalo                                           Strolling
96 Mokoia Road
Lemon Tree                                     Strolling
17 Rawene Road
Word of Mouth                                 Strolling
17 Mokoia Road
Ziggy’s Cafe                                     Strolling
259 Hinemoa Street
Tongue and Groove                        Strolling
55 Birkenhead Avenue
Cafe 47                                            Strolling
47 Birkenhead Avenue

Street Family Restaurants – Earlybird Evening Thursdays and Saturdays
Blitza Pizza                                     Booked for Thursday 18th & Saturday 27th 6pm
9-11 Birkenhead Avenue
Dutch Delight                                  Booked for Thursday 25th & Saturday 20th July 6pm
3-5 Birkenhead Avenue
Slipp Inn                                         Strolling
83 Birkenhead Avenue
Indique                                           Strolling
18 Birkenhead Avenue
Masala Birkenhead                        Strolling
190a Hinemoa Street
Sagar Indian Restaurant                Strolling
73 Mokoia Road
China Hong Kong Cuisine             Strolling
64 Mokoia Road
Golden Phoenix Chinese             Strolling
63 Mokoia Road
Art of Thai                                    Strolling
30 Birkenhead Avenue
Royal Thai                                    Strolling
243 Hinemoa Street
Hayashi Japanese Restaurant      Strolling
261 Hinemoa Street
Pine House Korean Restaurant    Strolling
50a Mokoia Road
Ta-Ke                                           Strolling
39 Birkenhead Avenue
Thai Yum                                     Strolling
23 Birkenhead Avenue
Yummy Korean BBQ                    Stolling
23 Mokoia Road
Chef Rasa Saya                           Strolling
25 Mokoia Road
Hola Burritos                                Stolling
217 Hinemoa Road
Three Kings Restaurant & Bar     Strolling
52b Mokoia Road
Kebab Serai                                Strolling
31 Mokoia Road
Royal Spice                                 Strolling
257 Hinemoa Street
Coo Japanese Kitchen                Strolling
50c Mokoia Road

Highbury Mall – Daytime Tuesdays & Fridays
Strolling the Highbury Mall on Tuesday 16th & 23rd and Friday 19th & 26th between 11:30am – 1pm.
Highbury Mall, 35 Mokoia Road, Shop 1
Robert Harris
Highbury Mall, 35 Mokoia Road, Shop 15
Mr Bagels
Highbury Mall, 35 Mokoia Road, Shop 9
Highbury Mall, 35 Mokoia Road, Shop 24
Papas Tasty Kebabs
Highbury Mall, 35 Mokoia Road, Shop 25

Mid Winter Fairies
Face Painting magical stations
Thursday 18th outside Casa Del Gelato 12pm
Thursday 25th outside Chelsea Paper Power 12pm
Fairies strolling on Tuesday 16th & 23rd, Saturday 20th & 27th between 11:30am – 1pm.

Misha the Musician
Playing magical tunes through the village on Fridays 11:00am-1:00pm and Saturdays 6:00-8:00pm.
Check out the Argentinian movie Sidewalls trailer!

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