LIVE OUT EAST
FOLK MUSIC TO DEATH PUNK
An exciting and fresh line up of live music events for you to enjoy. In response to changing times for the music industry in NZ we’re excited to launch UXBRIDGE Live Out East. We’re bringing great line ups from folk to death punk, we will have something for everyone across the year. Keeping it live and local at UXBRIDGE.
August line up: Mema Wilda and the Mema Wilda band, with Electric Moccasins and the Steve Edwards Collective.
Unallocated Seating – Doors Open 6:00PM – Show Starts 7:30PM
A sample to tempt: Burn the Bridges, Electric Moccasins, Davey Joe South, Isla Music, Marianne Leigh and more… At least 2 performances each evening.
Friday 13 August
Friday 15 October
WONDERLAND GLOW SHOW
MAGICAL GLOW-IN-THE-DARK GIANT SCALE PUPPET SHOW!
The GLOW SHOW team is back with WONDERLAND GLOW SHOW, a ‘kiwified’ interpretation of the classic ‘Alice in Wonderland’ tale for tamariki, educators, and whanau! Let your imagination soar as you are transported by the magic of giant scale glow-in-the-dark puppetry.
The mega edu-taining WONDERLAND GLOW SHOW promotes literacy and Te Reo Māori, celebrates the exquisite art of ultraviolet puppetry, and demonstrates “Being your most creative self! Hei tino auaha koe!” WONDERLAND GLOW SHOW is an upbeat, captivating show that dives headlong into a weird and wonderful world of dancing flamingos, shuffling cards, an eight metre caterpillar, and giant flowers. But it’s not all rosy… there’s a March hare on the loose!
10:00AM session each day (ages 0-5)
Puppetry-music-dance-movement! Meet puppets! 40 minutes!
SOLD OUT IN THREE DAYS!
Join UXBRIDGE Arts and Culture for a wonderful day viewing sculptures and getting up close with exotic animals at the world renowned Gibbs Farm. Gibbs Farm is a sculpture park like no other. Stroll across the manicured farm to view thoughtfully positioned, magnificent sculptures created by world class artists. Your visit will leave you stimulated, breathless, and eager for more.
DATE: Friday 24 September
COST: $88 Adult
$22 Child (5-16 Years, limited tickets available)
$35 Return Bus Ticket (optional)
THE FUNKY FUNDRAISERS
SWINGING JAZZ AND OLD FAVOURITES
St Andrew’s Big Band returns to UXBRIDGE, this time performing not one show but three to raise funds for Totara Hospice. The band will be performing a selection of Funk, Latin, and Soul classics by artists such as Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, and Aretha Franklin as well as contemporary hits by artists such as Lizzo, Bruno Mars, and more. 70% of all ticket sales is going directly to Totara Hospice – a fantastic concert for a fantastic cause. These are collaborative fundraising events with BNI Howick & Pakuranga Golf Club.
POP UP WEDDINGS
KEEPING YOUR BIG MOMENT MANAGEABLE
Elopement and small intimate weddings are the focus here at UXBRIDGE and we are working closely with Rochelle from Just Love Weddings to make this happen seamlessly for you.
It’s your special day to spend with the people you most care about. You can make it as simple as just yourselves, your witnesses, a photographer and celebrant or have a small celebration with your nearest and dearest, with a ceremony, canapés, champagne, cake and photos. Either way, it’s all about you as a couple and creating moments to remember and cherish forever.
Pop-up Wedding Packages start from as little as $1,500 which includes: celebrant, photographer, Floral Archway, Seating & Venue for 10 – 30 guests. Other packages can be viewed at Just Love Weddings https://www.justloveweddings.co.nz/pricing-plans Alternately UXBRIDGE can be a ‘venue only’ space and you can organise your own special day by contacting us on [email protected]