Festival news

Festival news

Performers Archive is now live

View the performance programme for previous Newtown Festivals ... 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

Memories of the 2016 Festival

See the Performers, Events and Stalls pages for reminders of what was on in 2016 - and look forward to 2017! ... more

Great Newtown Garage Sale Day – Saturday 12th

This Saturday (12th March) there will be garage sales all over Newtown. Find the locations with our official map! ... more

A wonderful Street Fair day!

Thank you to everyone who made yesterday such fun! ... more

New to the Festival – band merch now available

Take home your slice of the Newtown Festival with an album or T-shirt from your favourite Festival band. Look out for the Goldbeard Guitars merch tent near the Curbside Cabaret Stage on Emmett St… ... more

Want to volunteer?

Anyone happy to volunteer as a Fair Marshal in the early morning or end of the day please get in touch. We'd love to hear from you . ... more

Interactive Fairday programme

Check it out above!  We have a lot more acts to be entered, so keep an eye on it over the next weeks - by Fairday there will be 90 or more separate acts that you can search by name, by stage or by ... more

Join the Festival’s award-winning Zero Waste Team

Lots of keen volunteers are needed. Sign up here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/zerowastenewtown ... more

Book your stall before its too late!

We would love to have you with us but the Fair is filling up fast!  We suggest going to the stall booking pages and making your b ... more

The 2016 Fair Day is taking shape!

Check out the amazing performers we've lined-up for this years fair day. ... more

Newtown Festival wins an Award!

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