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YES - Back by popular demand!!!!!!
The Spring Fling Fiesta returns to Piha in all it's vibrant outrageousness!!
Saturday 1st November 10-4pm

at the Piha Domain Motorcamp

Come out to play, relax, laze in the sunshine, enjoy Spring in all its Splendour and dance!!! 

We have a  great line up of music for you all:
- eight piece band YEBIISU, with their fabulous brass section, bringing you laid back mellow  ska/reggae beats – come salsa and tango to the truly awesome 
- 14 piece band  SOUL SAMBA CIRCUS who are so happy to return to one of their” most favourite places to play”
-  and we are truly honoured and excited to have the  legendary  PADDY FREE - one of New Zealand's best known electronic musicians, to perform here in little old Piha.

As well.... free  circus skills workshops with THE CASTLE STREET CIRCUS. ( juggling, tumbling, hoola hooping & static trapeze). 
WEARABLE ART COMPETITION  (incredible prizes)...Create a costume and enter .....or just ‘dress up’ for fun.
We are proud of our 100% NZ MADE ONLY ART AND CRAFT MARKET…with yummy food , fresh juices, the Coffee Guru Caravan and more!!!
Tim and Tracey from TnT will  be bringing a fabulous Moroccan tent for us all to enjoy and socialise under.
WASH AGAINST WASTE from ECOMATTERS will return to help us maintain the Spring Fling Fiesta as an ecologically aware and educational  event  that aims to create ZERO WASTE.

ALL THIS FOR FREE!!!

Programme for the Day

  10.00               Welcome
  10.15 - 11.45   Paddy Free
  11.30 -  1.00    The Castle Street Circus Workshop
  12.15 -  1.45    Soul Samba Circus
  1.00  -  1.45     Wearable Art Registration  (See the signpost!!!)
  2.00  -  2.30     Wearable Art Parade and Judging 
  2.30  -  4.00     The Castle Street Circus Workshop

  2.30  -  4.00     Yebiisu

Wearable Art Categories
Under 7's........    Wild Westie Beasties and Spring Sprites
7 - 12 yrs.....      Creatures of the Sea or Air
Teens.....           Party Animal  or  Steam Punk
Adult.......           Culture Vulture
Canine Category..... Dynamic dashing,daunting delightful, disastrous, divine...... dog human Duos/Duets !!!
and...    Body Art Section......

CREATIVE USE OF RECYCLED AND FOUND/NATURAL ITEMS WILL SCORE HIGH WITH OUR ESTEEMED JUDGES....

STALLS....would your organization/group like to have a stall?

There is no charge for Community Groups or  Educational/Awareness Organisations
Stalls 100% NZ made, only $35

Please email westcoastgallery@xtra.co.nz or ring 8128802 or 021 646657


 Revelry at last year's Spring Fling Fiesta - Image courtesy of Jago Neal


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