Wairarapa Music in the Country

Held between Friday 6 and Sunday 8 January 2023, the festival includes the same great line-up of talent promised in 2022 before a covid cancellation...

  • Jackie Bristow, back from Nashville
  • Barry Saunders, lead singer of The Warratahs and NZ legend
  • Melissa & The Dr, Melissa Partridge was overall winner of the 2021 Gold Guitar Awards as well as the Gospel, new country, female vocal and singer/songwriter section awards
  • Dolly and Kenny, take the stage in the one-of-a-kind Dolly Parton Experience
  • The Shenanigans, light up the stage with a celtic twist
  • Kevin Greaves, combines classic country music with comedic flair

Along with outstanding entertainers, JamesRay; Granddaddy of Country Music, Wayne R. Heath; Cooper's Run; Karen Davy; Paula Story; and our talented up-and-comers, Maddy Bean and Rererangi Twaddell. 

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Tauherenikau Racecourse
State Highway 2
Featherston 5794
New Zealand