Canadian DJ collective A Tribe Called Red is making an impact on the global electronic scene with a truly unique sound. Producing a lively mixture of modern hip-hop, traditional pow-wow drums and vocals, and edgy electronica, the group also operates as a champion of First Nations rights.
Their upbeat and fast-tempo sound will get your pulse racing and your mind moving around their message of inclusivity, empathy and acceptance amongst all races and genders in the name of social justice.
Dub legend, front man of Samonella Dub and record breaking solo artist, Tiki Taane is a pioneer of New Zealand the music scene. His diverse talents span not only dub-step, reggae, drum ‘n’ bass, hip-hop and pop/rock, but beyond as an activist and orator. Tiki brings his charismatic live performance to the Festival Playground along with the kapa haka group, Te Pou o Mangatawhiri.
A blazing force in New Zealand music, Ria Hall is freethinking, edgy and unapologetic. With a brand new album that fuses her powerhouse voice amidst rich textural landscapes and multiple genres, Ria has collaborated extensively with a diverse range of artists, including Fly My Pretties, Tiki Taane and Electric Wire Hustle.
This is a rain, hail or shine outdoor standing event.
(Service fee applies.)
A Tribe Called Red, Tiki Taane, Ria Hall
Enjoy the classy, entertaining and extremely musical combination of J.T. and the Saxman.
Body Worlds, the highly anticipated and internationally acclaimed original exhibition of real human bodies, is arriving in New Zealand!
We invite the public to come onboard the Spirit of New Zealand for a half day sail around stunning Auckland Harbour. Experience tall ship sailing like no other, get involved and pull some ropes or just come onboard and relax for a few hours.
BraveHearts explores the science of how the heart does its amazing work.
Come along for all you can eat ribs/smother your face in our beautiful homemade BBQ sauce.