Author: Party Animal

For your entertainment (and happy feet!)

After running 21 kilometres, you’d think we’d be too tired to party and dance.  Apparently not! We again have three sound stages spread along Kerikeri main street, featuring very different sounds for you to sing along, and dance the evening away.  Centre stage we have R&B and general good time party band Spiral. On the western entry side, we have the amazing and high energy vocals of  dance band Furious Three, and on the East End we have the sublime tones of September moon and their smooth blend of jazz. The bands kick off around 6pm, and perform through...

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Food, Wine and Beer Stalls 2017

A huge thank you to our food, wine and beer stall holders. Every year we ask them to do the almost-impossible, which is to set up, and get lots of yummy things ready for everyone to eat, drink and enjoy in less than 2 hours. Then when the bands have played their final refrain; pack up and clear the street in less than an hour!  Without their participation, co-operation and sense of humor, we just couldn’t do it. This year’s food stalls Stall Product Website Rosie’s Pork Rib Kitchen NZ pork spare ribs in a homemade marinade. Epic Street...

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We couldn’t do this without our sponsors

We know: great food, great beer and wine.  A family friendly atmosphere. Lively music to suit a variety of tastes. And it’s a free event! But there’s no magic.  Our organising team of volunteers rely on many community supports.  A huge thank you goes to the Oxford Community Trust, and the Bay of Islands / Whangaroa community boards for financial support. Rotary and the volunteer fire brigade are a massive help on the day.  And our local business sponsors large (Hello Harcourts!) and small, including all those V.I.P tables all help to fund the event. All we ask you...

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Juggling food & wine – the street party challenge!

you have spent the day running 21 kilometres you have kids that want to sit down you’d like to eat without spilling tomato sauce down your chin you want to invite your neighbours to have a party Your business wants to see the Street Party happen again next year! Tables are $150+GST. The street party is run by local community volunteers, and aims for a non-profit, family friendly event. Reserve a street party table! Book your V.I.P. table...

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Food stalls 2017 – apply now!

We are now accepting applications for new food stalls for this year’s 2017 Kerikeri Street Party. Simply fill out the online form, then send in your stall holder fee as per the instructions.  We have some powered sites but these are limited so get in quick! The annual Kerikeri Street Party is a fantastic opportunity for local Northland food and wine producers to showcase their produce to both locals and visitors from all over the country who have travelled to Kerikeri for the Half Marathon. Each year demand for spaces to hold a stall continues to increase! There are limited...

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