Wairarapa Country Music Festival

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Featherston

Fri 28th - Sun 30 Jan 2022

Tauherenikau Racecourse (5 mins outside of Featherston)
State Highway 2
Tauherenikau


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Ticketing: Public

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Tauherenikau Racecourse
Tauherenikau
New Zealand

Your venue for the festival: stunning Tauherenikau Racecourse, just outside of Motorhome Friendly Featherston
Your venue for the festival: stunning Tauherenikau Racecourse, just outside of Motorhome Friendly Featherston

Featuring thirteen acts over three days and suitable for the whole family!

The 2022 Wairarapa Country Music Festival is set to be the biggest yet! Featuring thirteen acts over three days and suitable for the whole family, the festival is jam-packed with musical talent, bringing some of New Zealand’s finest country artists to the Tauherenikau Racing and Event Centre!

**EARLY BIRD DEAL**

If you book your motorhome or caravan package before the end of July, 2021 you’ll receive a 10% discount as well as a 2022 Tauherenikau Holiday Park membership. Book online or email Matt at [email protected] for more details. 

This year the evening shows on Friday and Saturday will each host a different line-up, plus we’ll have line-dancing workshops, walk-up singing opportunities and a visit from Cruise Martinborough. New this year, on Thursday 27 January we’ll be hosting an outdoor movie on the big screen (we’ll announce the movie closer to the date – it will be worth the wait!).  Movie tickets are just $10 a person!

Your 2022 Wairarapa Country Music Festival line-up:

We’re welcoming to the stage the one and only Jackie Bristow, back from Nashville; Barry Saunders, lead singer of The Warratahs and NZ legend; Melissa & The Dr, Melissa Partridge was the overall winner of the incredible 2021 Gold Guitar Awards as well as the Gospel, new country, female vocal and singer/songwriter section awards; Dolly and Kenny take the stage in the one-of-a-kind Dolly Parton Experience; Always the life of the party, Shenanigans will light up the stage with a celtic twist; and Kevin Greaves combines classic country music with his comedic flair.

We’re also thrilled to announce that joining these country music legends will be outstanding entertainers, JamesRay; Granddaddy of Country Music, Wayne R. Heath; Cooper’s Run; In the Shallows; Paula Story; and our talented up-and-comers, Maddy Bean and Rererangi Twaddell. The entire weekend will be supported by fabulous backing band, Pure Dixie.

It’s going to be a stellar weekend and you’re invited – so get your tickets now!

Passes start from just $20 and kids aged 16 and under are free!

Ticketing

Tickets for the festival and Motorhome parking is available on Eventfinda - click here to book

See you in Tauherenikau!

Your Artists for 2022

Certified Self Contained On-site Motorcaravan Parking

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Be right where the action is!

Secure on-site/overnight parking will be available over the course of the festival weekend. Dogs are welcome, but must be on a lead, undercontrol at all times and cleaned up after. Early arrivals are welcome, but please observe venue opening and closing times.

Below are the parking packages available:

Weekend package for one / two: $80 / $130

  • Three-day pass per adult, with parking per motorhome or caravan for three nights

Premium weekend package for one / two: $100 / $170

  • Three-day pass per adult with allocated grandstand seating on Saturday, and parking per motorhome or caravan for three nights

Book your parking now