Festival news

Festival news

Performer Archive is now live

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

Performer Applications for 2018 are open now.

The stage coordinators have started to make their choices, and the stages are filling up fast! ... more

Stall bookings for 2018 are open now.

The next Fair Day will be on Sunday March 4th 2018. We recommend you book and pay now, and then you can relax! ... more

Bike KREW Rodeo – this Saturday!

Rescheduled! Its on Saturday 18th March from 10 am till 1 pm. Come along and have fun! ... more

Great Newtown Garage Sale!

Garage sales all over Newtown this Saturday (11th March). Check out the official map. ... more

Full performance lineup & map

Check out the 2017 lineup here ... more

A Total List of Stalls!

Read about all the stalls and what they are selling - click the stalls button above! ... more

Meet The Artists!

Quickfire interviews with some of this years local artists ... more

Newtown Festival Programme Update

We're happy to announce we've almost finalised the lineup. You can expect all your favourite stages to return with diverse and talented performers - see here for a preview! ... more

Its time to book your stall for Fair Day

Early bird prices for stalls end on January 1st. You can still look back at the 2016 stalls ... more

2017 Festival details coming soon

Standby for details of the great lineup of performers for the 2017 festival! ... more

Our Festival Directors are finalists for Wellingtonians of the Year!

Our Festival Director Martin and Associate Director/ Head Marshall/ Site Architect Anna (she wears many hats!) are finalists for Wellingtonians of the Year in the Community category. ... more

2017 Stall Bookings are open now

Fair Day 2017 will be on Sunday 5th March. See our stall booking pages for all the information you need. ... more

Newtown Festival wins an Award!

At the Wellington City awards on 25th August 2015 the Newtown Residents’ Association Festival Committee was announced as the winner of the Heritage and Environment category! ... more