Festival news

Festival news

Tiny Ruins announced to headline Newtown Festival 2020

The Tiny Ruins full band is set to perform on the RadioActive.FM & Coffee Supreme South Stage (production support by CoCA Massey). ... more

Festival Stall bookings

Early Bird prices end on November 1st ... more

Performer Applications

Performer applications for our 2020 Newtown Festival are closing on September 1st! ... more

Stall bookings are open!

Follow the links to Book a Stall for all the information you need - and then book your stall online. ... more

March Events

The Festival is over but the fun goes on ... more

Fairday Programme!

Start planning your day with this programme designed by Kelly Spencer. ... more

The Stalls Directory for 2019 is available now!

Browse through all the market stalls that will be at Newtown Festival on Sunday and plan your day! ... more

Children’s Programme

Bring the kids to Newtown Festival on Sunday 3rd March 2019. ... more

Zero Waste at Newtown Festival

Sign up to be a Waste Wizard and help minimise the waste going to the landfill from our Festival! ... more

Great Newtown Garage Sale Day

On Saturday 16th March there will be Garage Sales all over Newtown! Join the Garage Sale Trail. ... more

Newtown Festival 2019 Performance Programme Announcement

Among the fabulous lineup of over a hundred acts from Newtown and beyond, including the already announced headlines Ria Hall and Bic Runga, Newtown Festival presents a programme featuring emerging talent alongside established favourites. ... more

Bic Runga announced for Newtown Festival 2019

Newtown Festival is elated to present the iconic Bic Runga to headline the RadioActive.FM & Coffee Supreme South Stage (South Riddiford Street). ... more

Ria Hall announced for Newtown Festival 2019

Newtown Festival is thrilled to announce a very special performance by ‘korokoro tui’ Ria Hall to headline on the Tangata Whenua Stage (North Riddiford Street) for the upcoming festival on Sunday 3 March 2019. ... more

Polish Christmas Market: Saturday 17th November

This is a European-style Christmas market at Dom Polski. Its a great way to start your festive season. ... more

Bloom Collective’s Launch Party: Saturday September 8th, 3-6pm

Newtown's NEW Community Music & Arts Centre is going live ... more

Death Ray Records celebrates 5 years in Newtown!

Head honcho, falla Boss Dude and co have a rad as party for ya'll. ... more

Performers Archive is now live

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