Semenoff Stadium, Whangārei
When & Where
Limited tickets remaining HERE.
3.00pm - Gates Open / DJ Jayrasik & Tipene
3.30pm - AACACIA
4.20pm - Bailey Wiley
5.20pm - Troy Kingi & The Promises
6.20pm - Katchafire
7.30pm - The Black Seeds
9.00pm - L.A.B
10.50pm approx - Show Finish
The concert will proceed rain or shine unless the promoter decides it’s unsafe to perform. No shade or rain umbrellas are permitted in the venue so bring a raincoat if rain is predicted.
In the unlikely event of postponement, the event will run on the rain date of Sunday February 5. This will be clearly communicated to all ticket holders via email and social media.
THERE IS NO PARKING AT THE STADIUM! CARS PARKED IN THE STADIUM CAR PARK WITH NO ACCREDITATION WILL BE TOWED ON SATURDAY MORNING.
Parking is available at Cobham Oval, Bascule Bridge, Railway Carpark, Pohe Island and surrounding streets including Port Road, Porowini Avenue and Commerce Street. You can also park in town and walk the Hātea Loop to the stadium.
Semenoff Stadium car park and Okara Drive directly in front of the stadium will not be available for public parking. A temporary maximum speed limit of 30km/h will be in place on Okara Drive.
To ensure the safe egress of the public at the conclusion of the concert, a car park lock down will be in place from approximately 10.45pm to 11.15pm. Vehicles will not be able to leave the car park during this time.
GETTING DROPPED OFF
Public pick up / drop off & taxi pick up / drop off will be on Okara Drive.
This event will have a heightened security presence to ensure the safety of all patrons. All patrons are subject to metal detection and bag searches. Intoxicated patrons will be denied entry and no refunds will be given in this instance. Patrons found with weapons and drugs will also be denied entry and no refunds will be given in these instances. Arrive early as this increased security may result in your entry taking longer than usual. Please also be sure to adhere to the prohibited items list below to ensure a smooth entry.
VIP TICKET HOLDERS
For all VIP ticket holders, you will have a dedicated queue at the main entry point to get your VIP wristband. From there, you will be able to enter the VIP area via Gates 5 & 6 via the Field.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
Patrons deemed too intoxicated by security will be turned away at entry to ensure a comfortable and friendly show for all event goers, please do not preload before the event. No refunds will be given for patrons that are refused entry due to intoxication.
The health and safety of all attendees is our number one priority. If you are feeling unwell, we ask that you stay home. Please be respectful of all other patrons, including those who may wish to take extra health precautions.
Please be aware that Venue management and its representatives reserve the right to request patrons to present any clothing, bags, and other carried items for searching, including being subject to a pat down and/or a scanner search before entering.
To assist with the security process we recommend you avoid bringing bags where possible. Small bags (30cm x 30cm or under) are permitted only - Large bags and Backpacks will be denied at entry.
If you refuse to present any of the requested items for searching, you will be denied entry.
Metal or Glass water bottles will not be allowed into the event - please leave these at home. Only empty plastic bottles will be allowed in at entry. There will be a number of free water stations where you will be able to fill up your bottle.
Items such as any alcohol and drugs, gang patches, gang colours, weapons or any illegal substances are not permitted. Below is a list of all prohibited items. If in doubt, leave it at home. Any confiscated items will not be returned, replaced, or reimbursed.
NO PICNIC BLANKETS OR CHAIRS FOLDABLE OR OTHERWISE
PLASTIC WATER BOTTLES ONLY - NO METAL OR GLASS
Bags larger than (A3) 400mm x 300mm (16”x12”); Video cameras and recording device (this does not include mobile phones); Photographic devices with a lens larger than a standard watch face (not exceeding 4cm in diameter) and/or a removable lens; Gang patches, colours or any gang paraphanalia; Prams and strollers; Selfie sticks, Go Pros, Drones; Banners with poles; Signs no larger than (A3) 400mm x 300mm (16”x12”) with sticks and poles detached before entering the venue; iPads or Tablets; Cans or glass of any kind; Strictly NO alcohol or illicit drugs; Branded or commercial food and drinks, including takeaways; Metal water bottles, utensils and containers, cutlery, etc.; Chilly bins / Coolers; Dangerous goods; Fireworks, flares, lasers or flashlights; Weapons of any sort, Knives, Tasers, Mace, Chains, Spurs or Studded Jewellery; Offensive weapons including, but not limited to, any object that may be used as a projectile such as aerosol cans, glow sticks, balls, containers, etc.; Musical instruments, Air horns, megaphones etc; Umbrellas or other sun/rain shelters; Outdoor Furniture including chairs or stools; Skateboards, rollerblades, bicycles or scooters; Animals (excluding service dogs such as guide dogs and police or emergency service dogs); Unauthorised signage or promotional products; Any other items deemed by security or the promoter to be illegal, dangerous or a nuisance to yourself or others.
A range of official merchandise will be available for purchase until after the show.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
A range of catering outlets will be available along with bar service. Payment method will be a mix of EFTPOS, Credit Card and cash. You may bring a small amount of home prepared food such as sandwiches, baking or fruit however commercially prepared food products, including takeaway meals or soft drinks are not permitted.
If you are under 25 and intending on purchasing alcohol, please ensure you bring ID - Accepted forms of ID are HAANZ 18+ card, NZ Drivers License or Passport.
Lids from all beverages (including water and soft drinks) will be removed on purchase to reduce the safety risk of full bottles being thrown.
Stations with free water and cups will be available throughout the venue. Please note that lids will be discarded on entry so please leave the lid at home if bringing a reusable bottle. No glass bottles permitted.
L.A.B w/ The Black Seeds, Katchafire, Troy Kingi & The Promises, Bailey Wiley, AACACIA, Tipene & DJ Jayrasik
Presented by Jim Beam. Thanks to Loop, Laybuy, Corona, Scapegrace & Northland Inc.
*rain date of Sunday February 5*