Author: Party Animal

Stall Holders 2017

Heads up to all food, beer and wine stall holders from previous years. We are now taking EARLY BIRD applications for this year’s street party.  Look at for an email in your inbox for details, and a link to the application form to complete online. Early bird applicants will have first choice options for selecting stall size and location, as well as preference pricing.  Haven’t received an email?  Maybe check your SPAM folder, they sneak in there sometimes.  Make sure you mark it as NOT SPAM for next time.  If you haven’t received an eamil in the next few...

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Thank you street partyers 2016!

Another fantastic night, another fabulous Kerikeri Half Marathon Street Party for 2016.  We couldn’t do it without the support of so many in the local Kerikeri community.  So here’s a huge, huge thank you to: Kerikeri Voluntary Fire Brigade for helping setup the tables and the mega clean up afterwards St John’s for first aid Rotary Club of Kerikeri for being our gatekeepers The crew from the Music Workshop for the massive effort of ‘bump in – bump out’ of all that music and lighting gear. Far North District Council and BOI community Board for their support. Downer’s for...

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Not one, not two – three live bands!

Popular rock cover band ‘The Legacy Band’ , along with Jazz Box will complete our line up on three sound stages position west, centre and east of the Kerikeri main street. As well as ‘Brendan Thomas and The Vibes’ playing centre, Legacy will be will be playing favourite hits to dance the night away, and as always we have the ‘cool corner’ featuring more layback jazz as the far end. Music for everyone! There will be roving surprise guests to delight the kids early in the evening. The event opens at 5pm and parties until 9pm.  Don’t forget that the...

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BT and the Vibes – psychedelia comes to Kerikeri

Bohemian trio Brendon Thomas and The Vibes, comprising of frontman Brendon Thomas, drummer Timothee Nolier and bassist Michael Anderson will be teleporting from the psychedelic 60’s to appear at the 2016 Kerikeri Half Marathon Street Party. The band made history by being the first group in the popular TV series ‘X-Factor’ to make it to a grand final. Listing their influences as Hendrix, Zeppelin, The Beatles and The Who, they’ll be bringing their psychedelic style to centre stage, Kerikeri main street from 5pm on Saturday 19th November. Be there or be...

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Book a VIP table: Saturday forecast – sunny & fine.

If you’ve been waiting to see how the weather is shaping up before booking a VIP table – then you’d better book one now! The forecast for Kerikeri street party weekend is SUNNY AND FINE for Saturday 19th after an agreeable week of late spring weather. We still have some tables left in great spots along the Kerikeri main street, but the closing date to book one is Wednesday 16th.  We cannot offer VIP tables to  be booked on the day, and only booked tables will be setup and available in the streets. Don’t wait – sponsor a VIP table...

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