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58 Thursday March 23 2017 Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi The Star To add a listing, contact Jo Fuller 03 364 7425 jo.fuller@ CHRISTCHURCH CASINO: Friday 7pm - Shannon Cooper- Garland; 10.15pm - Blackie. Saturday 7pm - Acoustic Solution; 10.15pm - Franchise. Sunday 5.30pm - Lonsome Sue. AIKMANS: Friday 7.30pm - X- Files duo. BAILIES BAR: Friday 7pm - Adam & Eve. BARETTA: Friday 4pm - Nick Lee; 7.30pm - Mitch James; 10.30pm - DJ Danny III. Saturday 9pm - DJ Double Header feat. Spinal & 10a. BECKS SOUTHERN ALEHOUSE: Saturday 9pm - Inside Out. BILL'S BAR: Thursday & Sunday 6pm - Mickey Rat Karaoke. BISHOP BROTHERS PUBLIC HOUSE: Sunday 3pm - Rusila. BLACK HORSE: Saturday - T&P Karaoke. BLUE SMOKE: Thursday 8.30pm - Sacha Vee Luminous album tour with support Stef T, $25 entry. Sunday 4pm - Sunday Sit Down Get Down feat. Rae Santos, free. BROUGHAM: Saturday 8pm - Jenlin’s Karaoke. CARLTON: Thursday 9pm - Summer Drive. Friday 10pm - Ctrl Alt Rock. Saturday 10.30pm - D’Sendantz. Sunday 4pm - Quiz. Monday 5pm - Willy McArthur. Tuesday 6pm - Open Mic Night. Wednesday 8.30pm - D’Sendantz duo. CASA PUBLICA: Friday 9pm - DJ Masta K. Saturday 9pm - DJ Ash-S. Sunday 4pm - Dr Matt Hall. CASHMERE CLUB: Friday 7.30pm - The Boys Rock Band, $5 entry. CELTIC ARMS INN: Friday 7pm - Micky Rat Karaoke. CHRISTCHURCH FOLK MUSIC CLUB, IRISH SOCIETY HALL: Friday 7pm - Gathering for family & friends in memory of Phil Garland. Sunday 6pm - Kids Open Mic; 7.30pm Open Mic, entry, Kids $2/Adults $5. CLADDAGH IRISH PUB, FERRYMEAD: Thursday - Open mic. Saturday - Live music. COASTERS TAVERN: Saturday 8.30pm - Hot Gossip. Sunday 5pm - Stephen James. DARKROOM: Thursday - Sabu Toyozumi (Japan). Friday - August Fields; Volts; The Response; Saturday - Ire Sessions #12. DUX CENTRAL: Friday 5pm - Emerson; 9.30pm - Soul Provider. Saturday 2pm - Lindon Puffin; 9.30pm - Che Law. Sunday 2pm - Jazz Session. EDGEWARE SPORTS BAR: Sunday 3pm - Mandi Miller. In memory of Phil Garland, a gathering of family & friends at the Christchurch Folk Club (Irish Society Hall) on Friday night. EMPIRE: Thursday 9pm - DJ Oh One Eight. Friday 10pm - DJ Amnesia. Saturday 10pm - DJ Phase. Sunday 10pm - DJ Masta K. FINNEGANS - PREBBLETON TAVERN: Friday - Traditional jam session. HORNBY WMC: Friday 7pm - Diego. Saturday 4.30pm - Ian Mac; 8pm Sha-Low. Sunday 1.30pm - Annette’s Heart of the Country, $6 entry. HORNCASTLE ARENA: Tickets @ticketek. ISAAC THEATRE ROYAL: Friday 7.30pm, Sunday 2pm, 7.30pm, Tuesday 7.30pm, Wednesday 7.30pm - Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Sunday 8pm (Gloucester Room) - The Nukes. Tickets @ticketek. JANES BAR: Wednesday - Open Mic Night. Saturday - Live music. Sunday - Live blues. KAIKOURA JAZZ FESTIVAL: Saturday 3pm - Donegal House feat. The Date Brothers (Australia) plus Christchurch bands Swing 42 and Takatapui, free. LANSDOWN FESTIVAL 2017, OLD TAI TAPU RD: Sunday 6pm - W.A. Mozarts Cosi Fan Tutte performed by The Narropera Trio feat. Dorothee Jansen (soprano); Jan van den Berg (violin); and Haydn Rawstron (piano & narrator). Tickets @ Court Theatre. MACKENZIES BAR: Friday - Antix. Saturday - DV8. Wednesday - Karaoke. MAK BAR: Friday 9pm - The Mammoth. Saturday 9pm - Misfitz. Sunday - Flat City Brotherhood. NEW CITY HOTEL: Saturday - Sabotage Theory presents Rage Against the Machine NZ Live Tribute with special guests Tone-Def (deftones); Alice Would (Alice in Chains); Kron (Korn), tickets @cosmic. OAK N FERRY, WOOLSTON: Friday - I Alone. Saturday - Mammoth. OPERATUNITY, LA VIDA CENTRE: Tuesday 11am - ‘That’s Amore’ feat. Bonaventure Allan-Moetaua, Derek Hill, Kalauni Pouvalu, Susan Boland, tickets @ PIERSIDE CAFE & BAR: Friday 9pm - Acoustics. Saturday 9pm - The Atarmies. R.A.T (ROSE & THISTLE): Thursday 8pm - Karaoke. Friday 9.30pm - Hot Gossip Saturday 9.30pm - DJ. RICHMOND WMC: Friday 7pm - Rockabella. Saturday 7pm - Copper Wine. Sunday 3pm - I Alone. SANDRIDGE HOTEL: Thursday 8pm - DJ Chick Karaoke. Friday 8pm - Sign of the Firebirds. Wednesday 7pm - Jam Session. ST ALBANS SHIRLEY CLUB: Saturday 7pm - Southfield. STOCKxCHANGE BAR, SHIRLEY: Saturday 7pm - 12 Gauge. SULLIVANS IRISH PUB: Thursday 7.30pm - Stephen McDaid Friday 9.30pm - HeadRush. Saturday 9.30pm - Shameless Few. Tuesday 7.30pm - Topia. Wednesday 7.30pm - Willie McArthur. TEMPS BAR: Friday 8.30pm - No Secrets. Saturday 8.30pm - Dateless n Desperate RockBand. Tuesday 7pm - Jam Session (gear provided). THE BOG: Thursday 10pm - Assembly Required. Friday 11pm - Corner Sounds. Saturday 7pm - Lindon Puffin 11pm - Good Company. Sunday 5pm - Black Velvet Acoustic. Tuesday 7.30pm - Jammin’ with the Jamesons. Wednesday 7pm - Lindon Puffin. THE CRAIC IRISH BAR: Thursday - Eddie Simon. Friday - Stoutfellows. Saturday - Unhinged. Wednesday - Karaoke. THE CUBAN: Friday 9.15pm - Antony Pickard. Saturday 8.30pm - Topia. THE FITZ: Friday 9.30pm - Reckless duo. Saturday 9.30pm - Six Left Standing. THE MILLER: Friday 9pm - Flat City Brotherhood. Saturday 9.30pm - Don’t Tell Mama. Wednesday 8pm - Karaoke with Lance. THE PAPANUI: Sunday 2.30pm - Bobby Brown. THE WAVE BAR: Thursday 8.30pm - Karaoke. Friday 8.30pm - DJ. TREVINOS: Friday 9pm - Southfield. TWISTED HOP: Friday 7.30pm - Lloyd & Doublet. WOOLSTON CLUB: Saturday 7pm - Le Nouveau Noir. WUNDERBAR, LYTTELTON: Tuesday 7pm - Open mic.

The Star 59 What’s on Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi Thursday March 23 2017 Let us know about your event! Email FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, FROM 9AM BIG BARGAIN BOOK SALE In the annual Big Bargain Book Sale, the library puts on sale books and other items which are no longer needed in the collection but are still in good condition. With more than 50,000 titles and items available for sale, it will include adult, young adult and children’s material in a variety of formats. Pioneer Leisure Centre, 75 Lyttelton St, Somerfield FRIDAY, FROM 6PM OUTDOOR SURF MOVIE NIGHT Always wanted to watch a great surf movie with all your friends? Well, now you can. First up will be the family movie Surf’s Up for children or the young at heart. After a short intermission, the cult surf classic, Big Wednesday, will start at 8.10pm. Bring a cushion, picnic rug or deck chair and join the fun. Food trucks and vendors will be on-site to provide dinner. The winners of the make your own surfing movie competition will screen between the two feature films. Beachside Amphitheatre, New Brighton SATURDAY, 10AM-2PM GALA At this event for families to enjoy, there will be various stalls and many items for sale. Buy a raffle ticket and try your luck while the children are having their faces painted. There will also be different foods highlighting different cultures from a hangi to delicious curries. There will be kapa haka performances and a chance to try it out for yourself. 7 McLean St, Linwood. Free entry SATURDAY, 10AM-3PM PAPANUI NEIGHBOURS DAY Neighbours Day Aotearoa is a national event to celebrate local communities. The Papanui Baptist Church and other community organisations will join together to hold a street party. This will provide an opportunity to meet other people in the community and make some friends while enjoying a day out. There will be fun for kids, delicious food and extraordinary entertainment. Sheldon Park car park. Free entry SATURDAY, 10AM-3PM ŌTĀKARO AVON RIVER CORRIDOR COMMUNITY DAY A family-friendly opportunity for people to help shape the vision and objectives for the Ōtākaro Avon River corridor. There will be free guided bus tours of the red zone, a sausage sizzle, facepainting and bouncy castles. Haeata Community Campus, 240 Breezes Rd, Wainoni. Free entry SATURDAY, 11AM-2PM NEIGHBOURLY FUN The Wainoni/Avonside Community Services Trust will host a mayoral MasterChef scone bake-off to mark Neighbours Day Aotearoa. Lining up to take out the scone-baking honours this year will be Mayor David Ayers from Waimakariri. He’ll be up against a line-up of deputy mayors, including Hurunui’s Marie Black, the city council’s Andrew Turner and Malcolm Lyall from Selwyn. There will also be a sausage sizzle, bacon butties and entertainment for the kids, including cone Olympics, bumper balls and soccer. 878 Avonside Dr (opposite the old entrance to Porritt Park). Free entry SATURDAY, 11AM-3PM MAIREHAU COMMUNITY DAY Go along to meet your neighbours, community and have a fun day out with the kids. There will be a vertical bungy, magic show, mini-jeeps, a merry-goround, bouncy castle, a children’s market and free sausage sizzle. Mairehau Primary School, 43 Mahars Rd, Mairhau. Free entry SATURDAY, 11AM-3PM WOOLSTON GALA The aim of this gala is to celebrate the community and get people together. There will be events and entertainment, including market and food stalls, children’s races and rides, and gumboot throwing to name a few. If it is wet, the gala will be postponed until Sunday. Woolston Park, Ferry Rd. Free entry SATURDAY, 1-3PM MEDIEVAL DAY Hear ye, hear ye. The people of Central Library Peterborough invite one and all for an afternoon of medieval entertainment. There will be crown-decorating for those of royal blood and shieldmaking for any knights in need of armour. Catapults will be created and tested. If you have an active disposition, we invite you to attempt the quest, or if you have a more mellow nature, try out some medieval crafts and games. Prizes will be granted for the best costumes so bring your sense of chivalry and your best royal or knightly outfit to win. Central Library, 91 Peterborough St. Free entry SATURDAY, 4-6PM TEENAGE ROCK CONCERT Musical group 5 Steps from Nowhere will play a free concert this weekend as part of the Duke Festival of Surfing. Listen to this talented five-piece alternative band play a wide range of music, from rock to blues to jazz. Dance and widen your musical knowledge. Beachside Amphitheatre, COMMUNITY MARKET Thursday, 8.30am-1pm, 51 Pages Rd MT PLEASANT FARMERS’ MARKET Saturday, 9.30am-12.30pm, McCormacks Bay Rd New Brighton. Free entry SUNDAY, 10AM-3PM BAMBINO ENCRAFTMENT MARKET This boutique market will feature 50 stalls showcasing premium products, with a focus on gorgeous handmade items for babies and children. Clothing, accessories, toys, children’s room decor and more will be available, as well as great food and coffee. There will be an ATM on site. Lincoln Events Centre, 15 Meijer Dr. Free entry SUNDAY, NOON-3PM CELEBRATION MARKET DAY This market day will be even more special as the community give thanks to all those who helped in the recent fires. Along with stall holders and food trucks, there will be games, children’s competitions, a bouncy castle, live music and special presentations held at 1.30pm. St John of God Halswell and The Granada Centre 26 Nash Rd, Halswell. Free entry SUNDAY, 12.30-2.30PM FAERIE PICNIC As it is getting colder, the faeries LYTTELTON FARMERS’ MARKET Saturdays, 10am-1pm, London St OPAWA FARMERS’ MARKET Sundays, 9am-noon, 275 Fifield Tce will host their final picnic of the summer and you’re invited. There will be games, a fairy garden tour, free face-painting, giant bubbles and hula-hoops. There will also be a faerie garden teacup competition, but you’ll need to enter online first. Visit events/178514142635581/ to join. Take a picnic lunch and blanket and enjoy playing games with the faeries. Dress in your best faerie outfit and enjoy a fun afternoon. Malvern Park. Free entry SUNDAY, 4-6PM SIT DOWN, GET DOWN While it may be autumn, the weather is still warm enough for Blue Smoke to host its musical afternoons. The event aims to bring talented musicians from around the area and further afield together to perform while you sit, listen, relax and enjoy some dinner or a dance. Sunday’s performance will be free and aims to get the community to enjoy music. The event will be held in the courtyard unless it is raining, in which case it will be indoors. Blue Smoke, 3 Garlands Rd, Woolston. Free entry OPENS FRIDAY Isaac Theatre Royal 500 outrageous costumes 200 magnificent headdresses 3 flying divas 1 spectacular bus & a parade of disco hits! 24 March - 8 April BOOK NOW Ph 0800 842 538