Activity Guide

Sunday


Matatoki: Contemporary Māori Carving

Type: Art Exhibition
Venue: The Dowse, Lower Hutt
Date: Saturday, 21st of Jun, 2014
Time: 10:00am
Price: Free entry.
Season finishes: Sunday, 28th of Sep, 2014
Summary: Matatoki brings together the work of some of the very best internationally-recognised contemporary Māori carvers in New Zealand.


Wunderruma: New Zealand Jewellery

Type: Art Exhibition
Venue: Dowse Art Museum
Date: Saturday, 21st of Jun, 2014
Time: 10:00am
Price: Free entry.
Season finishes: Sunday, 28th of Sep, 2014
Summary: Wunderrūma brings together over 200 pieces by more than 75 contemporary New Zealand jewellers and artists as well as Māori taonga and Pacific and historical European jewellery.


Grant Stevens: What We Had Was Real

Type: Art Exhibition
Venue: City Gallery
Date: Saturday, 28th of Jun, 2014
Time: 10:00am
Price: Free entry.
Season finishes: Sunday, 7th of Sep, 2014
Summary: Brisbane artist Grant Stevens' beautiful big screen video installation explores how human psychology and communication are being reshaped in the digital era – no break up conversation will ever be the same again




The Recovery Sessions

Type: Unknown
Venue: Southern Cross Abel Smith St
Time: 3:00pm
Price: Every Sunday chill out, relax, enjoy DJs and live music. Board games, BBQ, Sunday roast and other tasty treats.
Summary:




Up and Comings

 


TV DISKO

Type: DJ
Venue: Laundry (240 Cuba Street)
Date: Saturday, 12th o Jul, 2014
Time: 10:00pm
Price: Free entry.
Season Starts: Saturday, 12th o Jul, 2014
Summary: TV DISKO - an eclectic mix of obscure, off-kilter and long since forgotten sub-genres of electro, spunky new wave edits, and cosmic dance floor space disco.


NZSO Presents NZSO National Youth Orchestra

Type: Classical Concert
Venue: Michael Fowler Centre
Date: Friday, 18th o Jul, 2014
Time: 6:30pm
Price: $10+bf from ticketek.co.nz. Celebrating Strauss' 150th birthday on a grand scale!
Season Starts: Friday, 18th o Jul, 2014
Summary: Ninety-six talented young musicians will perform Strauss' famous Also Sprach Zarathustra, which immediately evokes Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, and Strauss' tone poem Don Juan.
Composed when Strauss was only 24, the work is filled with youthful optimism.

 


The Breaks at Meow

Type: Live Music and DJ's
Venue: Meow - 9 Edward Street
Date: Saturday, 12th o Jul, 2014
Time: 11:00pm
Price: Free entry.
Season Starts: Saturday, 12th o Jul, 2014
Summary: We're stoked to bring you the third edition of The Breaks club night at Meow Edward St. Supplying the very best in Party Hip Hop, 90s Throwbacks and RnB Classics.
 
Keep an eye on the facebook event page for competitions and giveaways coming soon. http://www.facebook.com/events/1460038057588606/


The Laundry Sunday Scrub Down

Type: DJ
Venue: Unknown
Date: Sunday, 13th o Jul, 2014
Time: 4:00pm
Price: Free entry.
Season Starts: Sunday, 13th o Jul, 2014
Summary: Cosy up next to the log fire, eat some delicious food, sample some fine craft beers, and enjoy the sweeet tunes.
 
With DJ Halo and guest DJs in session 4pm till late... At Laundry 240 Cuba Street!

 

Orchestra Wellington Presents: Pita & The Wolf

Type: Family Concert
Venue: Opera House
Date: Sunday, 27th o Jul, 2014
Time: 3:00pm
Price: Tickets from Ticketek. Featuring Brett McKenzie, Dave Fane, and Aroha White.
Season Starts: Sunday, 27th o Jul, 2014
Summary: Orchestra Wellington's new family concert is a musical adventure for all ages!
 
Thomas Goss's 'Tane and the Kiwi' gives New Zealand's beloved birds an orchestral voice with a colourful treatment of a classic New Zealand story: How the Kiwi Lost his Wings.
 
'Pita and the Wolf' is a retelling of Prokofiev's classic, but with a Pasifika twist.
 
Lastly, Dr Seuss's funny fable 'Gerald McBoingBoing' also gets a musical makeover.
 
For more information, visit www.orchestrawellington.co.nz
Tickets available via www.ticketek.co.nz


Peanut Butter Wolf at Meow

Type: All-round entertainment
Venue: Meow - 9 Edward Street
Date: Sunday, 27th o Jul, 2014
Time: 7:00pm
Price: Tickets from dashtickets.co.nz. Live audio/visual DJ set supported by Stones Throw Records.
Season Starts: Sunday, 27th o Jul, 2014
Summary: Mazdef & Robin Fernando present:
"Our vinyl weighs a tonne - This is Stones Throw Records" and live Audio/Visual DJ PEANUT BUTTER WOLF from California, USA.
 
An 18+ early Sunday show from 7pm 'til 11.30pm.
 
Tickets available at dashtickets.co.nz.
http://www.facebook.com/events/265363126980630/


Kaikoura Summer Sounds Music Festival

Type: Festival
Venue: Kaikoura
Date: Saturday, 17th o Jan, 2015
Time: 12:00pm
Price: Earlybird tickets out now!
Season Starts: Saturday, 17th o Jan, 2015
Season finishes: Sunday, 18th o Jan, 2015
Summary: Next year is set to be another great festival. Beautiful mountain views and right next to the beach.
 
Kora, Ahoribuzz, The Upbeats with MC Tiki, Knights of the Dub Table, Newtown Rocksteady, The Nudge, Swamp Thing, Summers Thieves, and heaps more.
 
www.kaikourasummersounds.co.nz for early bird tickets and further details.