COVID-19 update: Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū is closed. The Hellzapoppin’! The Art of Flying Nun exhibition opening has been postponed until further notice, and the Hellzapoppin’! Opening Party scheduled for Friday 20 August is postponed.
Put winter in the rear-view mirror and celebrate our brand new Flying Nun exhibition. It's going to be one hell of a party! Featuring some of Aotearoa's best musical acts.
Immerse yourself in art and music at the Bayleys Knight Frank Foyer. With pop-up bars and food from Vagabond Chefs, The Burger Joint + more! RDU 98.5 FM DJs will be keeping the forecourt pumping with Ziggy Starlet.
Free entry! Live music, DJs, art, food, drinks, dancing, airbrush tattoos, a photo booth and more.
Live music timetable
7pm - Gallery opens
7.30pm - Jay Clarkson & The Containers
8.15pm - The Bats
9.15pm - Mermaidens
10.15pm - Remnants
11pm - Die! Die! Die!
With special thanks from our friends at Strawberry Sound, Phantom Billstickers, RDU 98.5 FM, and the Christchurch Art Gallery Foundation.