The Performance Arcade 2019
Thu 21 Feb 2019, 10:00 am
Sun 03 Mar 2019, 11:00 pm
Free Entry Event, Performing Arts, Music, Food Drink
Wheelchair access, Accessible toilets, Mobility parking
The Performance Arcade is back on Wellington Waterfront for its 2019 festival of live art
and music (22 - 24 Feb + 28 Feb - 3 March). Open hours 10am-11pm daily. FREE to the
The award-winning event The Performance Arcade brings
together Live Art, Music and Performance in a specially curated event on Wellington Waterfront.
Audiences come for an exciting and diverse program of art, live music, and performance, installed
within a special architectural arrangement of shipping containers that are stacked and arranged
together to create an innovative new space for performance and arts presentation. This is a unique,
temporary space showcasing both NZ and International artists, that attracts 60-90,000 people every
year to Wellington Waterfront.
Now in its ninth year, The
Performance Arcade has become an anticipated and acclaimed event that defines Wellington's
creativity and innovation. This miniature festival offers new encounters between artists and public,
creating a vibrant hub that activates the city and exposes communities to new ideas and cultural
perspectives. Running over two weekends, The Performance Arcade is an accessible
and FREE event for all, providing opportunities for arts engagement across all
cultures and incomes.