Uzabus is proud to sponsor the “MATARIKI, LIGHTING THE BEACONS” signalling the beginning of the Māori new year. Celebrated with a month-long multi-skilled arts festival for the whole family across the Kāpiti Region July 2 – 25, 2021.
Two nights of glowing light artworks to wander through, nourishing food to warm you up and vibrant new musical performances to kick off the celebrations of the rising of the star cluster, Matariki! See colourful sculptures light up the park! Hear exotic instruments from all around the rohe and more! Taste local fare! It’s free and for the whole family so come and join in for the opening and closing weekends of our Matariki festival.
The Matariki Lighting The Beacons Festival is a month-long arts festival stretching right across Kāpiti during the month of July 2021 celebrating Matariki.
Events forming part of the celebration include – Art – Community activities – Food – Films – Kids Activities – Music and much more.
For more information visit the Matariki, Lighting the Beacons website