Whitianga Summer Concert 2020

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Event Info

January 26, 2020

Whitianga Waterways
South Highway, Whitianga
All ages

Event information may be out of date due to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Please confirm details with event organisers.
Greenstone Entertainment Whitianga Summer Concert 2020

What to Expect

Tickets now sold out! Amazing international line up of bands Billy Idol, George Thorogood and The Destroyers, Anastacia, Creedence Clearwater Revisited and Smash Mouth. This concert will be a rocking Whitianga on Auckland Anniversary long weekend!

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The Whitianga Summer Concert Tour is back for 2020. Get your dancing shoes ready for the 10th anniversary of the Summer Concert. There could not be a better location for Greenstone Entertainment's Whitianga concert with artists to be announced later in the year.  Organise yourself, your friends and your family for an afternoon at the perfectly placed Whitianga Waterways Arena in beautiful Whitianga in the Mercury Bay. 

Whitianga Summer Concert International Line Up 

  • Billy Idol
  • George Thorogood and The Destroyers
  • Anastacia
  • Creedence Clearwater Revisited
  • Smash Mouth. 

General Information for Whitianga Summer Concert 

If you need to know about Whitianga Summer Concert parking and where to park your car for the Whitianga Summer Concert, or if you can take chairs and umbrellas to the Whitianga Summer concert see the link to the Greenstone Entertainment page for up to date information.

What Can You Eat and Drink at the Whitianga summer concert?

There are a range of food and beverage options available at the Whitianga Summer Concert.
  • Bring your own nibbles, picnic food and sealed non-alcoholic beverages 
  • Free refill water will be available
  • Alcohol is not permitted to be brought into or out of the venue (to comply with NZ Liquor Licensing laws)
  • Choose from the many vendors who will be on site include food and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
Please note: the management reserves the rights to search bags and coolers on entry and prohibited items will be confiscated.

Venue map for the Whitianga Summer Concert

Please click on pdf at the bottom of this page to download the venue map or click the link to the Greenstone Entertainment website for more information. 

How to get to the whitianga summer concert - parking & transport

On-site Parking
On-site parking will be available on the day - follow directions from Traffic Management.  A gold coin donation for the local charity group appreciated.

Whitianga Loop Shuttle Bus

There is a FREE Whitianga Town Loop Shuttle Bus  for concert goers which runs on 2 routes to the concert and back.

Loop 1: Ferry – i-SITE – Venue

Loop 2: Centennial Ave – Buffalo Beach Rd (toilets near Halligan Rd) – Venue

Seating areas at Whitianga summer concert

Want to know where to sit at the Whitianga Summer Concert? 
  • Bean Bags and Tarpaulins are not permitted
  • Maximum size of umbrellas/gazebos/shade is 3m
  • Chairs are permitted to be used at the venue - be considerate to the people around you
  • Sun shades and umbrellas  are permitted in designated area’s.

Wheelchair Accessibility 

The Whitianga Summer Concert is wheelchair accessible.   Parking and toilets will be available.  Note this is a grass venue so ensure you are mobile on this type of surface.   For any special requirements go to the Greenstone website to contact the organisers. 

What to Leave at home for the Whitianga Summer Concert

  • Alcohol (a wide selection of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages will be available on site)
  • Illicit substances
  • Unsealed bottles
  • Animals.
More Information About Whitianga
For information on Whitianga accommodation, transport, events, trades and service information view our local information and visitor guides which are available throughout the  All About Whitianga website (follow the local and visitor information guide links at the top of this page).

What to bring with you to the Whitianga Summer Concert

  • Your Concert ticket (e-ticket or hard ticket)
  • Photo ID – The Summer Concert is a licensed event and EVERYONE must have ID
  • Enough cash as most vendors will not have card facilities. (there will be cash out facilities available on site to purchase merchandise, food and beverages)
  • Protection from the elements (hat, sunscreen, mosquito repellent
  • Note once you leave the concert you will not be permitted back in.

Previous Summer Concert Tours In Whitianga

  • 2019 - Summer Concert Tour featured Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson, James Reyne and Mark Seymour formerly Australian Crawl and Hunters and Collectors, Toni Childs and supporting acts The Drive and The Blind Venetians
  • 2018 - Summer Concert Tour featured The Orchestra starring former members of Electric Light Orchestra, Alanis Morissette, Colin Hay of Men At Work Fame and Fairground Saints
  • 2017 - Summer Concert Tour featured Icehouse, Alan Parsons Live Project & Bonnie Tyler
  • 2016 - Summer Concert Tour featured Melissa Etheridge. REO Speedwagon & Huey Lewis  the News
  • 2015 -  Summer Concert Tour featured Heart, Foreigner & Three Dog Night
  • 2012 - Summer Concert Tour featured The Doobie Brothers  & Little River Band.
The Greenstone Concert Club
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To become a Greenstone Concert Club member, it’s free, easy to join and means you get first notice on news, concerts, exclusive pre-sale ticket concert information and more.  Follow the blue website button on this page to the Greenstone Entertainment website to join up!


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