Taranaki Country Music Festival


Fri 19th - Sun 21 Feb 2021

Waitara War Memorial Hall
Memorial Place

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Ticketing: Public

Parking site

Waitara Central School Cracroft Street
New Zealand

Toe tapping fun in Taranaki this summer!

George and Jocelyn Tuahine decided it was time Taranaki held a Country Music Festival.We have run our first Festival and gracefully learnt how to improve on doing the next years festival - Dates for 2021, 19th, 20th, 21st February 2021, We would like to thank each and everyone of our sponsors, Artists, Participates, Volunteers for making our very first festival a huge success.

Stalls, food and drinks and Eftpos available at the concert hall.


Artists for 2021


Allan Barron, Avril Williams, Carylann, Dennis August, Donna Saunders, En-Tranzit, Gail Russell, George Tuahine, Ivan Broughton, Jade, Joe Martin Pedal Steel Guitar, Jo Jones, John Boy, June Armstrong, Kevin & Kay Tappin, Kuru, Lindsay Berquist, Leanne Dunn, Mark Corbett, Maree Wheeler, Nigel Wilding, Rae Carton, Raymond Soloman, Rererangi Twaddel, Roberta Campbell, Robbin Durbin, Selwyn Rangitutia, Shamika, Tegan Reid & Zara Buckton


19th Friday

  • 2.00pm - 5.30pm: Open Mic
  • 6.30pm: Friday Night Showcase

20th Saturday

  • 9.15am - 11.45am: Open Mic
  • 12.30pm - 5.30pm: Invited Artist
  • 6.30pm: Saturday Night Showcase 

21st Sunday

  • 10am - 3pm: Open Mic


Ticketing / Prices

Weekend Pass: $50 per person

Friday Only: $20 per person

Saturday Only: $35 per person

Sunday Only: $10 per person

Your 2021 Artists

Certified Self Contained Motorcaravan Parking

Stay for the weekend!

Secure parking for self contained motorhomes and caravans will be provided at Whai Tapuwae Nō Rongo - 'Clifton Park', Waitara (17 Princess Street, Waitara 4320).

Please book your spot by emailing Jocelyn at [email protected]

  • Parking for Certified Self Contained motorhomes/caravans: $10 all weekend
  • Park up from 10am Thursday morning onwards
  • Walking distance to town and shops from the school and concert hall
  • Small pets are okay in the parking area, please keep on lead