Fairday programme

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Summer City Mainstreet Stage

10:00am- Wellington Community Choir

11:15am- Gamelan Taniwha Jaya

12:30pm- Klezmer Rebs

1:45pm- Younglife Vanuatu

3:00pm- The Balkanistas

4:15pm- Cumbia Bros


Wilson St Stage

11.30am- Ha the Unclear

12.30pm- French for Rabbits

1:40pm- Sheep, Dog & Wolf

2:45pm- The Golden Awesome

3:45pm- Funkacybin

4:45pm- The Nudge

5:45pm- The Courtneys

6:45pm- Mermaidens

7:45pm- All Seeing Hand


Nice Place Curbside Cabaret

10:00am- Alan Downes

10:35am- Sonic Delusion

11:30am- MS Deluxe

12:30pm- Beasts & Birds

1:30pm- Eb & Sparrow

2:45pm- Delaney Davidson

4:00pm- D Burmester & The Blind


New World Community Stage (cnr Constable and Riddiford streets)

9:30am- Official Opening Ceremony

10:00am- Move it- Danceworks

10:20am- Sing Your Lungs Out

10:40am- Hula Dance Wellington

11:10am- The Mighty Ukes

11:40am- Kubatana & the Moringa Dancers

12:10pm- The Belly Cats

12:40pm- Wellington New Chinese Friendship Association

1:00pm- Sendam Rawkustra

2:00pm- Fraser Ross & The Felt Tips

2:45pm- Newtown Rocksteady

3:45pm- Niko Ne Zna



Newtown Sound Stage

10:30am- DJ ART

11:00am- Jahnetix

12:15pm- DJ Pleeze

12:45pm- No Problemos

1:30pm- Name UL (DJ)

2:00pm- Name UL

2:45pm- Iron Dubz

3:30pm- Paddy Fred

4:15pm- Team Dynamite

5:00pm- Chocolate Strings

5:45pm- King Kapisi & Teremoana Rapley

6:30pm- Raw Collective


The Hits 90.1FM Buskers’ Pitch

10:00am- Boxing starring Fraser Hooper

10:45am- Mr and Mrs Alexander

11:30am- Vinyl Burns

12:15pm- Mr Fungus

1:00pm- Hoop Hooligans

1:45pm- Boxing starring Fraser Hooper

2:30pm- Mr and Mrs Alexander

3:15pm- Vinyl Burns


International Woman’s Day Stage

10:30am- Peace Walk

11:30am- Opening Prayer- Virtuoso Strings

11:35am- Messages of Support: Mayor Celia Wade Brown, HE Jonathan Sinclair, British High Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy, Human Rights Commission

11:50am- Cooking with Migrating Kitchen

12:50pm- Taikoza Drummers

1.10pm- Munting Tunig- Filipino Childrens Ukulele Choir

1:30pm- Danza Mia

1:45pm- Chinese Dance

2:10pm- International Games

3:00pm- Vote of Thanks



Ātiawa Toa FM Te Raukura Stage

10:00am- Karakia/ Taonga Puoro

10:30am- The Next Generation

11:10am- Zulu Nation

11:50am- Brannigan Kaa

12:25pm- Handmade Records

1:05pm- Matiu Te Huki

1:40pm- Sianne with Grove Roots

2:10pm- Shogun

2:30pm- Tola

2:45pm- Aio

3:25pm- Awa

4:10pm- Ranea Aperahama


Fringe Corner (cnr Rintoul & Colombo streets)

10:30am- Cumbia Blazera

11:00am- See-k Speak

11:30am- Poetry in Motion

12:30pm- Demolition of the Century

1:00pm Circo Frico

1:30pm- Judo

2:00pm- Pump Dance

2:30pm- Orleta & Lublin Polish Dancing Groups

3:00pm- Grupo de Capoeira Resistencia

3:30pm- Batucada Parade



10:00am- Cumbia Blazera

12:00pm- Tongan Brass Band

3:30pm-Wellington Batucada


Family Zones

10am- 3pm- Game Day, Colombo Street

10am-4pm- Southern Cross Lounge, Gordon Street

10am-2pm- Salvation Army Big Band, Constable Street

10am-4pm- Street Sports, Gordon Street

10am-4pm- Family Amusement Rides, Riddiford St South End


Sound Systems

10am-7pm- Inna Da Yard, Baobab Courtyard

10am-4pm- Sausage Circus Sound System, Cnr Rintoul and Riddiford Street

10am-4pm- Solid Gold Sound System, Rintoul Street

10am-4pm- Duncan McLean, Riddiford Street

1pm-8pm- Death Ray One Man Bands, Wilson Street


Festival after parties!


5:30pm- Garage Latino

The Office

5:30pm- The Mighty Ukes

7:30pm- Polly Johnson Set

Viva Mexico

8:00pm- C26


8:00pm – Westcoast Bullies

-Race Banyon

– Sign of the Hag

-Disaster Radio


7:30pm- Drinking and Dancing Society

9:00pm- Beasts & Birds