Welcome in 2013 with the 60s Rockz Show, Dirt Box Charlie, Soul Collective, Kiwibop and more!
Mark your calendar for the biggest New Year’s Eve celebration in town - family style!
Yes, it will be soon time to say goodbye to 2012 and welcome in 2013. Come and celebrate with music and fun activities in The Square.
This year catch the coolest "kids’ countdown" between 9:30-9:45 p.m. There will be a special show and a few surprises to give the kids that special feeling of the New Year approaching.
Acts this year promise to be as varied and fun as usual - all family friendly. The 60s Rockz Show are back by popular demand and will perform all the huge hits of the '60s era. '60s icon ‘Shane’ co stars once again with Scottish Rocker 'Celine Toner’. Celine & Shane and their all star band "The Saints" bring their infectious ‘groovy’ energy packed show for this New Year's celebrations. It will be a blast!
Soul speak...blues banter...funk fever...Dirt Box Charlie are a blues/soul trio from right here in Palmerston North. Recent gigs include their local ‘Six-String’ tour during Music Month, various music festivals, regular shows at their local stomping ground - The Celtic. The trio, known for their hearty grooves and thoughtful instrumentation, are establishing themselves as a blues/soul powerhouse to look out for.
Soul Collective has some very talented players based here in Palmerston North, they will play great funk, soul and R&B tracks of the 70’s and 80’s for inspiration.
KiwiBop - Amy Hunt and friends are performing all the best KiwiBop hits this New Year’s Eve, including a team of performing arts children and new Minibop friends to meet!
Highly Flammable is a Wellington based creative entertainment company which provides the spark for events using epic performance concepts such as Stilt Walkers, Jugglers and Fire Dancers... For New Year's Eve, Highly Flammable is providing Palmerston North with something very special, unexpected and breathtaking. Prepare to be transfixed and amazed...
Bring your own picnic, blanket and commercial food and beverage available.