Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 

Newtown Festival Fair Day 2 March 2008

Newtown Festival Fair Day 2 March 2008

Main Stage

The annual NEWTOWN FESTIVAL will fill the streets of one of the city's most vibrant suburbs from the NEWTOWN FAIR DAY taking place on SUNDAY 2 MARCH. This year the entertainment extends into the evening on the main stage which has been relocated to accommodate expected crowds and the later show times

As well as the 250 stalls, displays and entertainment the main stage to be located in Newtown school will feature some of the stars of the New Zealand music scene. Heading the line up is the PHOENIX FOUNDATION supported by the Aviators, Yoots, Sam Manzanza and Hikoikoi.

Bands are timed to play at

12 noon to 1pm : THE SAM MANZANZA BAND

1.45 to 2.45pm : HIKOIKOI.

3.45 to 5pm :THE PHOENIX FOUNDATION,

5.4 to 6.45pm : THE YOOTS

7.30 to 8.15pm :THE AVIATORS,

The Fair Day features an additional 5 stages FIVE STAGES, including a DJ STAGE on Newtown Ave; a LATIN STAGE on Emmett Street, andstages on Wilson and Green Streets and the corner of Constable and Riddiford Streets

For more info see – HYPERLINK "http://www.newtownfestival.org.nz"www.newtownfestival.org.nz

Other events during the festival include THE CARRARA PARK JAZZ PICNIC (SATURDAY 8 FEBRUARY), events at THE ADELAIDE, an exhibition by artist, PAUL FOREST and the ever popular CULTURE JAM (SATURDAY 2 MARCH).

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 
Kakī: World’s Rarest Wading Bird Released In Mackenzie Basin

Conservation Minister Maggie Barry says the birds will add to the 60 released into the Tasman valley earlier this month, significantly boosting the wild population. More>>

ALSO:

IHC Tribute: Colin Meads

"While Colin is best known for rugby, to us he is one of a small number of distinguished IHC New Zealand Life Members recognised for their significant support for people with intellectual disabilities," says IHC Chief Executive Ralph Jones. More>>

ALSO:

Howard Davis Review: Tilting at Turbines - The Trip to Spain

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon have now both broken the Big Fifty barrier, which seems to have brought a whole new level of angst to their midlife adventures ... More>>

Review: A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell As Sweet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet has accepted the challenge of this heart-touching tragedy and largely succeeded. More>>

ALSO:

NZ's First Male IAAF Gold: Tom Walsh's Historic Shot Put Victory

Although feeling very sore but with a great feeling Tom Walsh took his place as number one on the victory dais to receive his much deserved gold medal. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Review Of Books: Q&A: Hard To Find Books

"Unfortunately we are in crisis and this friendly dinosaur faces extinction… Our only hope is to try and raise funds to buy the building and restore it to its glory, either fully funded or with a viable deposit." More>>

 
 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION
 
 
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland