Festival news

Festival news

Performers Archive is now live

View the performance programme for previous Newtown Festivals ... more

Newtown Festival Promo Video 2014

New Newtown Festival Promo Video for 2014 ... more

Newtown Festival Gig Guide

Whats on in Newtown, and what are Newtownians up to in the city.. ... more

The Sounds of Newtown

Newtown has always got fantastic music going on. This Friday 28 June will see Nikita And The Spooky’s album release at the Newtown Community and Cultural Centre. Starting at 8pm sharp, $15 entry and door sales only (after party at Monterey). This follows closely on the heals of Newtown Rocksteady’s new release “Goin Steady”, and a video release from Katie Thompson and The Shot Band. ... more

The gift that goes on giving – Festival funds raised for Christchurch

The devastating 2011 Christchurch earthquake was just before the Newtown Festival Street Fair. Money raised that year (with the help of Fire Service Volunteers) has frequently been used as underwriti ... more

Love to slide on cardboard boxes? Now is your time!

It's the inaugural Newtown Cardboard Box Sliding Championship - all proceeds go to Compassion Nepal. ... more

Jazz picnic time this Saturday – check out the lineup!

Bring a picnic, your blankets, kids, grandparents, friends and come and listen to some great acts. ... more

Great Newtown Garage Sale – on this Saturday

It's on - check out our official map for the locations of garage sales near you. Plus, it's not too late to sign up for a sale at your place! ... more

Fair Day is on and rocking!

It's all go down here at the Fair site. Check out our twitter and facebook for regular updates. ... more

Just 1 sleep till Fair Day!

Get ready for the biggest Newtown Fair Day ever tomorrow - from 9:30 till late. ... more

Fair day stall booking update!

Stallholders - our volunteers are currently emailing out stall information packs. Plus it's not too late to book a stall for Fair Day 2013. ... more

Press Release – Artists @ Newtown Festival

Read on to see who is playing at the Newtown Festival in 2013... ... more

Press Release – Newtown Festival

The 2013 Newtown Festival general press release.. ... more

Community stage line-up announced

The line-up of perfomers for the Newtown Community Stage has now been announced. ... more

Newtown Residents’ Association website has moved!

The Newtown Residents' Association has a new home on the web. Check it out! ... more

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