Prepare for glorious Summerdaze
Prepare for glorious Summerdaze
forecast is for a summer of entertainment as the ninth
annual Summerdaze Festival programme is announced.
festival, which runs from 31 December to 31 January, once
again offers a jam packed calendar full of exciting summer
activities to keep locals and visitors fully entertained
over the extended holiday period.
Queenstown arts and
events facilitator Jan Maxwell says all the old favourites
like the Tea Dance and the Teddy Bears Picnic have returned
along with an exciting new event for the younger set, the
Pyjama party in the Library.
“We’re expecting a lot of
interest in these, after all what child wouldn’t want to
come along to the library after hours with a blankie and
teddy for a kid friendly evening of entertainment, hot
chocolate and stories,” Mrs Maxwell said.
Party in the Library promises to be an evening to remember
in both Queenstown and Wanaka.”
She said people would
also be keen on an old event reformatted, with TomTom
Outdoor Cinema returning to the event calendar, this time at
the Red Barn at Remarkables Park.
“People love the idea
of watching a movie under the stars and being able to watch
the sun set behind the Remarkables before the movie starts
up will make for a truly idyllic experience,” Mrs Maxwell
The festival features around forty events this year
and will launch on New Year’s Eve with celebrations and
fireworks in both Queenstown and Wanaka.
calendar is now available online at www.summerdaze.co.nz and copies will be
delivered to all households in the Queenstown Lakes District
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