The Festival

Festival Program

Our program is up! Find out when  you can catch all your favourite bands:


Buy Tickets to Kiwigrass

Ticket prices for 2020 are almost identical to 2019 prices, but prices are GST and fees inclusive this time, per your requests! No surprises at checkout, these are the total amounts you will pay.

Weekend Pass:

  • Adult $110.00
  • Youth $36.00

Friday Only:

  • Adult $35.00
  • Youth $8.00

Saturday Only:

  • Adult $68.00
  • Youth $17.00

Sunday Only:

  • Adult $45.00
  • Youth $11.00

All Instruments and ages $195.00

Places at Academy are limited.


Camping can be booked at the Mighty River Domain through their website:

There are off-site accommodation options in the area around the festival venue, a quick web search will turn up dozens in a variety of price ranges, locations and styles.


Sir Don Rowlands Centre

The main auditorium of the Sir Don Rowlands Centre will be our primary concert stage with workshops and smaller performances happening in the smaller meeting rooms and outside around the grounds.

Festival Map

Festival Map
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We had wonderful food vendors at Kiwigrass 2019, and following the success and fun of that event have been contacted by many new vendors who wish to join us.  We will post all the options as they become available at

Stuff you should know

Code of conduct and terms of entry

Kiwigrass is produced with the support of:
Waipa logo
and in association with :
Collings guitars logo
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