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SummerTimes - What's your perfect way to spend a summer's day? - December 2004 to March 2005
 

What else is on?

Some of these events are not organised by Christchurch City Council and therefore a fee may apply. Contact individual events for more details.


Sport

State Canterbury Wizards v State Wellington Firebirds (4 days)
Tuesday 7 to Friday 10 December,
10:30am. Phone 03 366 3003;
http://canterbury.nzcricket.co.nz

State Canterbury Wizards v State Auckland Aces (4 days)
Monday 13 to Thursday 16 December,
10:30am. Phone 03 366 3003;
http://canterbury.nzcricket.co.nz

BLACKCAPS v Sri Lanka (ODI)
Tuesday 4 January, 2.00pm
Phone 03 366 2964;
www.blackcaps.co.nz
info@newzealandcricket.org.nz

Armstrong Prestige Mercedes-Benz New Zealand Grasscourt Championships and Tennis Carnival
Friday 14 to Sunday 16 January. Tim Preston 03 345 6151;
www.hagleyparktennis.co.nz
tournament@hagleyparktennis.co.nz

State Canterbury Wizards v State Central Stags (4 days)
Friday 21 to Monday 24 January, 12.00pm
Phone 03 366 3003;
http://canterbury.nzcricket.co.nz

Charity Cricket & Gallery Day - Hagley Oval
Sunday 23 January, 11.00am. Cystic
Fibrosis Association of NZ 03 341 8014

8th World Maxi Basketball Championships (Masters)
Sunday 23 to 30 January, 9:30am to 6.00pm
Phone 03 377 1700; maxi@greatevents.co.nz
www.greatevents.co.nz

State Canterbury Wizards v State Central Stags (One day)
Sunday 30 January, 12.00pm
Phone 03 366 3003;
http://canterbury.nzcricket.co.nz

State Canterbury Wizards v State Auckland Aces (One day)
Thursday 3 February, 12.00pm
Phone 03 366 3003;
http://canterbury.nzcricket.co.nz

Speights Coast to Coast
Friday 4 and Saturday 5 February
Phone 326 5493; www.coasttocoast.co.nz;
judkins@xtra.co.nz

State Canterbury Wizards v State Otago Volts (One day)
Saturday 5 February, 12.00pm
Phone 03 366 3003;
http://canterbury.nzcricket.co.nz

BLACKCAPS v Australia (ODI)
Tuesday 22 February, 2.00pm
Phone 03 366 2964;www.blackcaps.co.nz
info@newzealandcricket.org.nz

Mt Cook - The Bloody Good Race
Friday 25 to Sunday 27 February
Hamish Paterson 03 343 4321;
www.bloodygoodevents.co.nz;
info@bloodygoodevents.co.nz

New Zealand Bank Track Roller Skating Champs
Saturday 26 February, 8:30am to 7.00pm;
Sunday 27 February, 8:30am to 3:30pm.
CARSC 03 389 7985
www.skatenz.org.nz

Rebel Sport Super 12 Crusaders v Chiefs
Saturday 5 March, 7:35pm, Jade
Stadium. Ticketek 03 377 8899

Crusaders v Reds
Saturday 12 March, 2:35pm, Nelson
Ticketek 03 377 8899

New Zealand Marching Championships
Friday 11 March, 9.00am to 9:30pm;
Saturday 12 March, 10.00am to 7.00pm;
Sunday 13 March, 10am to 5pm
Barbara Newman 03 383 2215

BLACKCAPS v Australia (Test)
Thursday 10 to Monday 14 March,
10: 30am. Phone 03 366 2964;
www.blackcaps.co.nz
info@newzealandcricket.org.nz

Weekend of Walks
Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 March,
9:30am arrival and 10.00am start
www.weekendofwalks.co.nz


Performing Arts

The Rocky Horror Show
27 November to 29 January, Monday &
Thursday 6.00pm; Tuesday, Wednesday,
Friday & Saturday 8.00pm
The Court Theatre 03 963 0870

Paul Jendsen’s “Ballet Bites”
7 December to 15 January
The Court Theatre 03 963 0870

Kiri Te Kanawa
Saturday 29th January 2005, 8:00pm
Ticketek phone 03 377 8899

Rod Stewart
Wednesday 9th and 10th February 2005
8:00pm. Ticketek phone 03 377 8899

Fleetwood Mac The Chain
Friday 18th February 2005, 8:00pm
Ticketek phone 03 377 8899

Christchurch Symphony - Masterworks 1 South to Antarctica
Saturday 26 February, 8.00pm
Ticketek phone 03 377 8899

Ginkenshibu Charity Performance
Monday 28 February, 6:30pm
The Events Company 03 377 9797;
emma@TheEventsCompany.co.nz

Christchurch Symphony - Christchurch Civic Music Council National Concerto Competition
Saturday 5 March, 8.00pm
Ticketek phone 03 377 8899

Neil Diamond
Monday 7 and Tuesday 8 March, 8.00pm
Ticketek phone 03 377 8899

Canterbury Pre Festival Concert - Warners Historic Hotel
Thursday 24 March, 8.00pm
Russell Gillies 03 980 7541;
www.folkmusic.org.nz/festival

Canterbury Family Festival of Music
Friday 25 March to Monday 28 March
Russell Gillies 03 980 7541;
www.folkmusic.org.nz/festival


Trade Shows and Expos

Wigram Classics
15 & 16 January, 10.00am to 5.00pm
Air Force Museum 03 343 9544

Canterbury Horse & Pony Breeders In-hand Show
12 February, 8:30am to 3:30pm
Phone 03 312 4243;
debbie.hewitt@xtra.co.nz


Food and Wine

92 More FM Canterbury Wine and Food Festival
Sunday 27 February, 10.00am to 6.00pm
Phone 03 341 1280;
www.cantwinefoodfest.co.nz


Visual Arts

Art Beat
19th and 20th of March 2005
Anna Hamilton, Adam Hayward
366 4009; creation@creationnz.com

Christchurch Art Gallery Exhibitions

51° South
10 December to 3 April

Boom: Banking on Art in the 80s
21 January thru 28 March

Simplicity and Splendour
until February 27

Proposal for an unrelated Site: Paul Cullen
until February 27

Coming Home in the Dark
until February 27

School Holiday Programme (5 to 11 yrs)
Summer Daze: Search and Discovery Quiz
8 January to 30 January,
10.00am - 4.00pm

For more information phone 941 7302
www.christchurchartgallery.org.nz


Community/ Multicultural

Botanic Gardens Daily Guided Walks
Daily at 1:30pm, Museum Entrance.
Tour time: 1.5 hours
Phone 03 384 3475

Christ’s College Guided Tours
Mid October to mid April Monday,
Wednesday and Fridays, 10.00am.
Booking information 366 8705 or
379 9629

New Zealand Community Trust World Buskers Festival
Opening Night: Thursday, 20 January,
7.00pm. Friday 21 to Sunday 30 January
daily, 11.00am. Jodi Wright 03 377 2365;
www.worldbuskersfestival.com

Lima - Pacific Arts Festival
Wednesday 2 to Saturday 5 February.
Tanya Muagututi'a 03 377 1097;
pacific.underground@clear.net.nz
www.pasifika.net.nz

Edwardian Carnival
Sunday 6 February, 10.00am to 4.00pm
Phone 03 384 9233

Festival of Flowers and Romance
Friday 11 to Sunday 20 February
Christchurch Garden City Trust
03 365 5403; www.festivalofflowers.co.nz

100th Anniversary of the Dedication of the Catholic Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrement
Saturday 12 February. Phone 03 377 5610;
catholic@caverock.net.nz

Gurneygears Glow, Glow, Glow Your Boat
Saturday 26 February, 6.00pm to 9:30pm.
Phone 03 384 3223;
www.gurneygears.com

Asia:NZ Chinese New Year Lantern Festival
Saturday 5 March and Sunday 6 March,
5:30pm to 10.00pm
The Events Company 03 377 9797;
emma@TheEventsCompany.co.nz

Original Gypsy Fair
Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 March,
9.00am to 5.00pm, Bromley Park.
www.gypsyfair.net.nz


City Life

Jazz on the Strip
Thursday from 6 January to 31 March,
6.00pm to 9.00pm
The Events Company 03 377 9797

Latin on the Strip
Friday from 7 January to 15 March,
6.00pm to 9.00pm.
The Events Company 03 377 9797

Valentines Party on the Strip
Saturday 12 February
The Events Company 03 377 9797


Exhibitions and Activities

Canterbury Museum

Caught on Camera - Sports Fans in Action
20 November to 20 February,
9.00am to 5.30pm

Racquets, Bats and Mallets
27 November to 27 February,
9.00am to 5.30pm

Turnstile Treasures: The Hon. Peter Penlington QC Collection
11 December to 6 March,
9.00am to 5.30pm

Revitalisation Display
11 December to 13 March,
9.00am to 5.30pm

Recent Acquisition: Stop the Tour!
12 January to 23 February,
9.00am to 5.30pm

Community Experts in The Galleries
11 December and 12 February,
2.00pm to 4.00pm

Santa Search
4 December to 6 January,
9.00am to 5.30pm

Sporty Santa in Discovery!
22 to 24 December, 3.00pm to 4.30pm
Holiday Programme 17 to 21 January
Juniors (3-6 years) 10.00am to 11:30am,
Seniors (7-13 years) 1.00pm to 3.00pm

Afternoon Talk Series by Sports Personalities and Experts
Sundays: 5 December to 27 February,
2.00pm to 3.00pm

For more information
phone 03 366 5000;
www.canterburymuseum.com

 

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