Show:

Performers 2013

Salvation Army

The Wellington South Salvation open their doors and showcase their style of music on their front door step, along with awesome activities for all ages!

Where:Constable St
When:3rd Mar 10:00am

Sam Manzanza and his Afro Beat Band

Taste the hot and spicy rhythm of Africa.

Where:Community Stage
When:3rd Mar 10:15am

Sausage Circus Sound System

"Roll up", for the bicycle powered street theatre extravaganza.

Where:Cnr Rintoul & Riddiford St
When:3rd Mar 10:00am

Sendam Rawkustra

A multi-headed rhythm beast deep from the heart of Newtown.

Where:Community Stage
When:3rd Mar 11:45am

Sharkness

Sharkness [Robin Hinkley] combines elements from previous projects Good Laika and Bleakhouse, but adds new ingredients when no one is looking.

Where:Wilson St Stage
When:3rd Mar 3:30pm

Skaman

Skaman is a favourite around the Wellington clubs and cafes supporting some of NZeds top reggae bands

Where:Newtown Sound Stage
When:3rd Mar

Solid Gold Sound System

Following in the footsteps of Akbar nubian the great Disco Alchemist and mystic

Where:Rintoul St
When:11:00am

Stage - Vital Sounds @ Baobab cafe

New Zealand's Most legit and epic Reggae Sound System plays all day in the Baobab courtyard til 8pm

Where:Baobab Cafe
When:3rd Mar 11:00am

STAGE: Batucada Parade

A massive parade of Samba drummers grooving their way from Emmett St to Constable St

Where:Parade
When:3rd Mar 3:45pm

STAGE: Buskers' Pitch

Come and be entertained by some of the best buskers around! Outside McDonald's Newtown, 190 Riddiford St

Where:Buskers' Pitch
When:3rd Mar 10:00am

STAGE: Emmett St Curbside Cabaret

Soloists and bands with a street cafe vibe

Where:Emmett St Curbside Cabaret
When:3rd Mar 10:00am

STAGE: GrooveFM

Wellington Jazz radio broadcasting live from Newtown Festival!

Where:Green St
When:3rd Mar 10:00am

STAGE: Mainstreet

Come one, come all! Some of the finest that the Newtown Festival has to offer are on display.

Where:Mainstreet Stage
When:3rd Mar 10:00am

STAGE: MesalaGroove

Check out the MesalaGroove Stage on Green St

Where:MesalaGroove Stage
When:3rd Mar

STAGE: Newtown Community

See some of the best and brightest stars that the Newtown community has to offer! At the corner of Constable and Riddiford St.

Where:Community Stage
When:3rd Mar

STAGE: Wilson St

Newtown's favourite side street; with another bangin lineup for 2013!

Where:Wilson St Stage
When:3rd Mar 10:30am

The Shot Band

The Shot Band make friends from strangers every time they step onstage. Energy, caustic wit, sweet harmony and great songs.

Where:Mainstreet Stage
When:3rd Mar 11:00am

The Troubles

From the emotive to the absurd

Where:Wilson St Stage
When:3rd Mar 1:30pm

Toni Smith

Amazing Hula hoop show packed with laughter

Where:Buskers' Pitch
When:3rd Mar 12:15pm

Urban Tramper

We have entitled our music: 'Future folk'.

Where:Wilson St Stage
When:3rd Mar 4:30pm

Von Thundersvolt

Fuzzed out apocolyptic blues

Where:Wilson St Stage
When:3rd Mar 6:30pm

Wellington Batucada

Wellington Batucada is a community-based percussion group that brings the flamboyant world of samba from Brazil to Wellington. Parade from Emmett to Constable St.

Where:Parade
When:3rd Mar 3:45pm

Wellington City Shake-'Em-On-Downers

The Swingiest Little Big Band this side of anywhere.

Where:Mainstreet Stage
When:3rd Mar

Wellington Youth Circus

A dazzling display of skill and daring.

Where:Buskers' Pitch
When:3rd Mar 1:45pm

Womansong Choir

"My overwhelming sense was the joy and fun this group takes in their music"

Where:Community Stage
When:3rd Mar 11:10am

Zach Washer

Zac-Tacular has performed his unique style of juggling, acrobatics and wheel-spinning around New Zealand and the globe.

Where:Buskers' Pitch
When:3rd Mar 10:45am