Annual extravaganza Farmers Santa Parade Announced 2016 Date

Friday 28 October 2016

Yes, you are right - there are less than nine weeks until Christmas. And that means the annual Farmers Santa Parade extravaganza is just around the corner. In 2016 the annual parade is bringing a host of new and exciting developments to again entertain and delight the city’s youngsters and their caregivers. This year marks the 83rd anniversary of the parade. While it is the largest ... Read more

The Coastella Festival Is Back

Thursday 27 October 2016

After the success of its “near perfect” inaugural year, Coastella Music Festival returns to the Kāpiti Coast on 25th February 2017. With next year’s Festival featuring toe-tapping music from Ireland, festival-goers are promised an unmissable day out.The 2017 bill includes NZ favourites; The Phoenix Foundation, Warren Maxwell, The Eastern, Eva Prowse, Jesse Sheehan, The ... Read more

Ben Harper And The Innocent Criminals - Hawkes Bay Change Of Venue

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals are returning to New Zealand in December as part of their ‘Call It What It Is’ world tour. Read more

Pop-up Globe Is Back!

Tuesday 25 October 2016

After the extraordinary 2016 debut season which sold over 100,000 tickets and was extended twice due to popular demand, Pop-up Globe is returning to Auckland this summer with a stunning new theatre design, four new productions of Shakespeare’s masterworks, and a beautiful new garden setting at Auckland’s Ellerslie Racecourse.Fusing cutting-edge scaffold technology with 400-year ... Read more

Broods Hits The Road With Electric Coastline Tour

Thursday 20 October 2016

Prepare yourself for a summer tour like no other. Three of New Zealand’s most exciting acts – Broods, Kings and Theia - back-to-back, and coming to a holiday town near you. Presented by ZM, Electric Coastline will be headlined by the chart-topping, award-winning duo Broods, with support from breakthrough sensation Kings and emerging glitter-pop darling Theia. ... Read more

James Taylor Announces His Return To New Zealand

Thursday 20 October 2016

Iconic singer-songwriter James Taylor today announced he will return to New Zealand for the first time in seven years for two very special performances. Read more

WOMAD 2017 First Line-Up

Wednesday 19 October 2016

With much excitement UK 2 Tone and Ska legends The Specials were the first announced to play WOMAD NZ 2017. Read more

The Salvation Tour: Bernie Griffen & Kirsten Warner Joined by The Thin Men

Wednesday 19 October 2016

After four months performing in Australia, Bernie Griffen and Kirsten Warner will be hitting the big wide open joined by The Thin Men, on a 15 date nationwide tour, covering the length and breadth of New Zealand this November and December. Read more

Sons of a Bitch & Mel Parsons Tour Hits The Road Tomorrow

Tuesday 18 October 2016

The Sons of a Bitch and Mel Parsons ‘North Island Woolshed Tour’ hits the road tomorrow, Wednesday October 19, and will make its first stop at South Wairarapa’s iconic Pirinoa Station. It winds up at the Belmont Regional Park Woolshed in Hutt Valley on Sunday November 13. The 20-date travelling show follows their sell-out tour of the South ... Read more

Clash of the Titans Is Back

Monday 17 October 2016

It’s the stuff made of legends - the biggest and bloodiest battle of the bands in the southern hemisphere. It is Clash of the Titans. And it’s back! Now in its third year, Clash of the Titans has rightfully gouged out a reputation as being one of the most epic tours in the summer music calendar. And in 2017, three of the biggest names in Australasian music ... Read more

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