4 – 10 April 2017

We’re ‘bringing the world to Wanaka’ with an outstanding programme of local, national and international arts.  Get ready to surf the Festival wave for seven days and nights of world class music, dance, theatre, comedy, visual arts and Aspiring Conversations. The Festival brings transformational moments and unforgettable experiences to the whole region.

The programme is out now – see the full line up here. or click here to download a pdf of the programme.

Tickets available nowbook online or phone 022 4 849 669.

Additional Aspiring Conversation session added to programme – ‘Innovation & Disruption’ click here for more information.


We have some additional tickets now available for some of our most popular shows. Performances with tickets now available are:-

  • All performances of Every Brilliant Thing
  • Tami Neilson and her band  (Friday)
  • Dr Karen Hitchcock – Don’t ever grow old