City comes alive with jazz!

Downtown Carnival

Downtown Tauranga is the place to be this Easter with two days of music and entertainment that will keep you dancing all weekend.

Enjoy music from NZ’s best on multiple stages located amidst dozens of fine bars and restaurants in the Strand, Wharf Street and Red Square. Spend a relaxing day shopping, dining and enjoying the carnival vibe.



LINEUP: That’s Life The Afrolites Charrúas Shaken Not Stirred Voxnova & more

Jazz at the Mount

Soak up the sounds at Mount Mainstreet

Black Comet

Soul and grooves meets Galactic Funk

45th National Youth Jazz Competition

Showcasing the very best emerging jazz players from secondary schools from all

Piping Hot Dixie

Shirazz and Scott Harrison Present: Piping Hot Dixie

The Jac is Back

Contemporary original jazz from the best in the business.

Blue Train Reunion

Reunion – revisiting the funk!

Date: Sat 8 & Sun 9 April
The Strand, Wharf Street, Red Square
12pm – 6pm

Entry by Gold Coin at the gate


Pay here now to avoid looking for coins on the day

Children under 14 Free

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