Northern Lights Festival Hits Pakiri This New Year’s Eve
MEDIA RELEASE: Friday 12 August
Northern Lights Festival Hits Pakiri This New Year’s Eve!
Northern Lights is New Zealand’s newest music festival/camping ground experience and will be the hot spot to be from December 30th 2011. Northern Lights bookends the High Life New Year’s Eve Experience, providing live entertainment to campers on the evenings of December 30th and January 1st.
Northern Lights will take place on a site near the blissfully beautiful Pakiri Beach (one hour north of Auckland) and is the official camping ground for Highlife. As well as showcasing top class entertainment on the days either side of December 31st, the R18 campground provides campers with a selection of high quality food and bar facilities, buses to and from High Life on New Year’s Eve plus a special powder room for the ladies to pamper themselves and glam up before the festivities ahead. All this and more are just five minutes away from one of New Zealand’s most picturesque beaches.
Northern Lights festivalgoers will celebrate the beginning of 2012 with some of the country’s best dance and electronic acts. The line-up includes legends of the local scene such as Concord Dawn, producer/DJ extraordinaire P-Money, top selling kiwi dub artist Tiki Taane, Tui award winning DJ/producer Bulletproof, plus electro party duo North Shore Pony Club. Top notch DJ’s featuring on the bill include Maya Vanya, Clarke Gayford, Nick D, Ben Wah, and rounding off the entertainment at Northern Lights will be local MC J Dubs, Electronic dub duo Beats Botanical, Incognito, Rugged Tekniques, Bugsy and Latin Aotearoa (a musical collective featuring DJ Bobby Brazuka, vocalist Jennifer Zea and multi instrumentalist/producer Isaac Aesili). Tiki Taane will also play MC for the opening night of the festival.
With a stellar musical line up located in one of NZ’s most beautiful holiday spots, Northern Lights is the ultimate way to unwind from the stress 2011 and launch into 2012 in style.
Tickets for Northern Lights, as well as special High Life package deals are available now from www.northernlightsfestival.co.nz
NORTHERN LIGHTS FESTIVAL
December 30th 2011 – January 1st 2012
Pakiri Beach, Northland
TIKI TAANE (acoustic set), CONCORD DAWN, P-MONEY, BULLETPROOF, NORTH SHORE PONY CLUB,
MAYA VANYA, CLARKE GAYFORD, NICK D, J DUBS, BEATS BOTANICAL
LATIN AOTEAROA, RUGGED TEKNIQUES, BEN WAH, BUGSY, INCOGNITO AND MC TIKI