Queen's Birthday Music Festival presents
THE QB IGLOO VILLAGE
Friday 29 May 2020 | 4.30pm-6pm, 6.30pm-8pm and 8.30pm-10pm
Saturday 30 May 2020 | 4.30pm-6pm, 6.30pm-8pm and 8.30pm-10pm
The coolest winter fun is happening at the pop-up rooftop Igloo Village. Get cosy in an igloo on the rooftop. Perfect for groups to get together for a cool winter hang out while keeping snug with warm blankets and yummy treats,(think thermos of mulled wine and grazing boxes) before one of the concerts. The transparent igloos are the place to enjoy all the upcoming winter festivities as part of the QB Festival.
Pre-theatre dining is available at Limelight Cafe. Check out their menu. Bookings are essential on 527 9436.
Minimum of 4 people per igloo and maximum of 8
Booking are required and are made through Expressions Reception
All tickets: $20
JAZZ ON THE ROOFTOP
Thursday 28 May 2020 | 5.30pm - 7.30pm
Snuggle into rugs and cuddle close to the fires and listen to the fine tunes of one of New Zealand's best jazz duos' The Andrew London Duo.
BLUES NIGHT: THE FLAMING MUDCATS
Thursday 28 May 2020 | 8pm
Regarded among the country’s premier blues outfits, The Flaming Mudcats bring their energetic sets to the QB Music Festival.
THE JAZZ GALA: INTERNATIONAL ALL STARS WITH THE RODGER FOX BIG BAND
Friday 29 May 2020 | 8pm
Michael Houstoun - New Zealand's pianist icon joins with Christian Howes - jazz violinst from the USA together with The Rodger Fox Big Band and acclaimed vocalist Erna Ferry.
CAPTAIN FESTUS MCBOYLE
Saturday 30 May 2020 | 2pm - 3pm
Join Captain Festus McBoyle and his motley crew with their cheeky humour and side-splitting songs for a family friendly sing along.
BEATS AND BUBBLES
Saturday 30 May 2020 | 4pm - 6pm
Escape the winter cold, pop into the gallery with a glass of bubbles and experience Wellington DJ Dunc Tha Funk respond to Seung Yul Oh work Periphery. R18 event.
Saturday 30 May 2020 | 8pm
The QB Festival is elated to present the iconic Bic Runga to headline the Festival. The globally renowned musician is recognised as one of New Zealand's most loved and treasured artists.
SUNDAY MATINEE: LUCIEN JOHNSON WITH JONATHAN CRAYFORD
Sunday 31 May 2020 | 1pm
Lucien Johnson is an award winning musician who has been described as "a saxophonist and composer of rare excellence and mettle". He is joined by some of New Zealand's finest musicians.
Sunday 31 May 2020 | 2pm - 3pm
Join in for a ukulele jam with the Ukulele Institute as part of the Festival.
KUBATANA DRUMMING CIRCLE
Sunday 31 May 2020 | 6pm - 7.30pm
Join Kubatana & The Moringa dance and drum ensemble for a unique opportunity to shake, shimmy and groove to the soulful rhythms of Africa.
THE QB DISCO: THE HUSTLE
Sunday 31 May 2020 | 8pm
The Hustle brings you a delicious mix of funk, disco, and soul. Celebrate the Queen's Birthday and crack out your dirtiest disco dance moves. R18 event.