Do you sell tickets for an event, performance or venue?
Sell more tickets faster with Eventfinda. Find out more. Find out more about Eventfinda Ticketing.

You missed this – Subscribe & Avoid FOMO!
Newtown Festival 2024 may be the upcoming event you’re looking for
Newtown Festival 2020

Ticket Information

  • Free Admission

Dates

  • Sun 8 Mar 2020, 9:30am–9:00pm

Restrictions

All Ages

Listed by

newtownfestival

Come to Aotearoa’s biggest free music festival and street fair, in the heart of Newtown. On Sunday 8 March 2020, the beloved Newtown Festival invites a 80,000 strong crowd to the streets of Newtown to enjoy over 150 acts and 450 stalls in celebration set in one of Wellington's most exciting and colourful communities.

Newtown Festival brings something for everybody! There are free activities for the family including street sports, balance bikes, and a ferris wheel. There is entertainment to keep you going throughout the day from dancers, paraders, buskers, circus performers, puppeteers, as well as musicians playing anything from kapahaka to indie to drum 'n' bass to singer-songwriters to experimental techno.

There are well-loved headliners as well as up-and-coming local talent. Outdoor cafes, craft beer precincts, local businesses, and stalls selling all sorts of arts, crafts, treasure, and the best range of international food to be found anywhere will complete your festival experience!

Newtown Festival presents fourteen stages across its site, dotted across Riddiford Street and side streets. Our biggest acts are coming to the Tangata Whenua Stage (hospital end of Riddiford Street) and the South Stage (zoo end of Riddiford Street). The stages in the side streets offer niche insights into the thriving local music communities, with much emerging brilliance to be discovered. Local venues Bebemos, Monterey/Newtown Social Club, Black Coffee, The Office, Baobab, Moon, continue the party into the evening.

Bring a hat, sunblock, water, reusable tupperware, cash and a good vibe!

People who liked this also checked out these events

Newtown Festival 2024

Newtown Festival 2024

Newtown, Wellington

Sun  3 Mar 9:00am

Post a comment

Did you go to this event? Tell the community what you thought about it by posting your comments here!