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Wairarapa Country Music Festival

Wairarapa Country Music Festival

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  • Fri 8 Jan ’16, 2:00pm – 11:00pm
  • Sat 9 Jan ’16, 10:00am – 12:00am
  • Sun 10 Jan ’16, 10:00am – 7:00pm


Tauherenikau Racecourse, Main Rd, Tauherenikau, Featherston


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Adult - Friday pass : $23.00
  • Adult - Saturday pass: $38.38
  • Adult - Sunday pass: $23.00
  • Family - One day pass : $53.75
  • Additional Child : $10.25
  • Adult - 3 Day Pass: $53.75
  • Family - 3 day pass: $156.25

Related Artists:

The Warratahs

A fantastic family-friendly 3 day event starting Friday 8th Jan through to Sunday 10th Jan. Country Musicians at their best with Saturday guest performances by the The Warratahs, Eddie Low, Marian Burns, Gerry Lee, Joy Adams and the , Miti Family.

Other featured artists over the weekend include, Shenanigans, Jill Leighton, Gail Russell, and MC John De Burgh.

Plenty of ticket and accommodation options with motorhome and caravan parking located on site. Contact www.tauherenikau.co.nz for more information and tickets.

Friday 8th January Programme
2.00PM to 5.30pm - Public “walkup” for everyone
5.30pm - Intermission
7.00pm - Kidnappers Country Music Band; True TouchBand opens
Supporting Artists John De Burgh, Jill Leighton, Gail Russell
7.35pm - Marian Burns
8.15pm - Eddie Low
8.55pm - Joy Adams
9.40pm - Gerry Lee
10.20pm - Miti Family
10.45pm - Band closes night

Saturday 9th January Programme
9.50am - Open by True Touch (Kidnappers Band)
10.05am - Public “walkup” for everyone
1.30pm - Boot scooters line dancers
2.00pm - Public “walkup”
4.00 to 5.00pm - “Happy Hour”
Saturday Night Spectacular Showcase
Backed by Kidnappers Country Music Band
True Touch with Supporting Artists Gail Russell and Jill Leighton
Guest Artists
6.30pm - Joy Adams
7.00pm - Marian Burns
7.30pm - Gerry Lee
8.00pm - Eddie Low
8.30pm - Miti Family
Showcase Headliner
9.00pm - The Warratahs

Sunday 10th January

Gospel Section
10.00am - Public “walkup” for the Gospel Section
12.30pm - “Rock & Roll” Dancers
1.00pm - Public “Walkup”
3.00pm - The Shenanigans
5.00pm - Farewell Finale/Thankyou

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