2013 Festival News

ATTENTION: It's official! The weather has held out for us so Christchurch Brass will be going ahead at 2pm today, 29 September. Come and join us in North Hagley Park for the biggest massed Brass band concert to ever be seen in Christchurch! Don't forget to check your clocks due to daylight saving!

A group of Canterbury musicians impressed crowds at the Fletcher Building Festival Club on Thursday night with their show, Totally Weill

Annie Crummer, Tama Waipara and Julia Deans blew audiences away in their show, The Hard Road on Thursday and Friday night. What an incredible performance.

Sir Lloyd Geering took to the stage at the Fletcher Building Festival Club on Saturday to discuss what it means to create meaning in our human lives. The sold out discussion was a wonderful event.

The children involved in Batterie100 make some noise in the Christchurch Transitional Cathedral.

The Eastern gave a wonderful performance on Sunday night at the Fletcher Building Festival Club.

A great night was had by all at Anybody Waitin' over the last week. The Irish crew, ponydance, thoroughly entertained the crowd and left audience members with smiles on their faces as they headed home after the show.

There's been a lot of talk about the mysterious Site-Specific performance of Hotel. Check out the photos of audience members being led up to the hotel room.

The first weekend of the Christchurch Arts Festival kicked off with great success. The vibe around Market Square, Worcester Boulevard and underneath the flags was brilliant. Make sure you head on down and check it out!

The Christchurch Arts Festival are looking for passionate individuals to help with the smooth running of this years Festival.