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Paekakariki Fair

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  • Sun 25 Nov ’07


Paekakariki School, Wellington Rd, Paekakariki, Wellington Region

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  • Free Admission

Come to a big day out in the famously laidback seaside village of Paekakariki. Fantastic music, dance, art, food and children's entertainment are hallmarks of the Fair, a fundraiser for Paekakariki School. Dozens of market stalls will join the school’s popular art, plant and pre-loved household goods, clothes, book and toy stalls.

Stage: Sheba Williams, Wayne Mason, Rosie Tin Tea Caddy, Michelle Scullion, Jess Chambers, Sola Trio, Splash, Mabeth Cuirans’ drum circle, Kapa Haka, Swedish folk dance, Irish dance, and the Paulus Band. Performances run from 10am until 2pm, so bring a picnic blanket.

Art: Dominion Post arts columnist Mark Amery and Paekakariki artist Rachel Benefield have roped in 30 artists to contribute an artwork to be sold at a bargain $150. Contributors range from artists normally seen in city dealer galleries to local favourites.

Food and drink: Paua burgers, Thai, Indian, a hangi in the school grounds, gourmet sausages, Havana coffee, mead, ye olde cafeteria, kiddies' cafe, sausage sizzle, doughnuts, popcorn, pizza, hot roasted nuts and more!

Children's Entertainment: Horse rides, pet lambs, mini jeeps, bouncy castle, merry go round, gyroscope, hair braiding, games, painting, and the ever popular Fat Teddies band.

Auction: The Great Paekakariki Swag: collection of signed books and CDs by famous Paekakarikians; All Black jersey and ball signed by Tana Umaga; Case of fine wine, Weekend at Paekakariki’s Pohutukawa Cottage, Treo smartphones, Big wooden train set, Fairy dress with accessories, Consultation with French-Kiwi architecture company www.atelierworkshop.com, Historic prints of Paekakariki mounted on timber from the old Paekakariki Pub, Rare sealed Picture Disc (with posters) of the soundtrack from Peter Jackson’s Bad Taste featuring music by Michelle Scullion; Hubble Telescope image on canvas Luxury night’s accommodation and breakfast for two at Finn’s; Bottle of Bellamy’s Whisky signed by John Key - and as if that's not enough, fear not as there is more to come.

Monster $2 Raffle:
Round of golf with the Paekakariki Express Christian Cullen (sponsored by Xerox) along with signed All Blacks memorabilia
Bumper Xmas Hamper of groceries and gifts
Family entertainment package
Garden and sculpture package
Pamper package.

Information and stall bookings : administration@paekakariki.school.nz

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