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Unwrapping Christmas - Bandstand Under the Stars

When:

Fri 7 Dec 2012, 5:30pm–10:00pm
Sat 8 Dec 2012, 7:00pm–10:00pm
Fri 14 Dec 2012, 7:00pm–10:00pm
Sat 15 Dec 2012, 7:00pm–10:00pm
Fri 21 Dec 2012, 7:00pm–10:00pm

Where: Aotea Square, Queen St, Auckland

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

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Listed by: Alex Ellis

Join us for your chance to dance under the stars!

Dance the night away at Bandstand Under the Stars on Friday and Saturday evenings. Learn some new moves or show off the ones you already have. Each weekend evening, whether it’s salsa, swing, Bollywood, a Celtic ceilidh (pronounced kay-lee) or classic ballroom, come and get your groove on with a live band.

- Salsa Under the Stars – Friday 7th December
Latinissimo Dance and Viva Latino with Matecito Latin Band

- Bollywood Under the Stars – Saturday 8th December
Monisha Kumar, Amber Balakrishna, The Garagewalas, DJ Desi & DJ Areeb

- Swing Under the Stars – Friday 14th December
Swing Out Central with Tuxedo Swing

- Celtic Ceilidh Under the Stars – Saturday 15th December
Twisty Willow and the City of Auckland Pipe Band.

- Ballroom Under the Stars – Friday 21st December
Candy Lane Dancers with Queen City Big Band

Bring your friends and family or take the chance to meet someone new, everyone is welcome no matter what your ability and it’s free to join in. There will be dance instructors on hand to show everyone the moves as well as plenty of room to freestyle, or just listen to the music. The perfect way to end a summer evening and celebrate the Christmas season!

Each bandstand evening will be hosted by Nick Rado - 2011 Winner of NZ Comedy’s Best MC. We even have stylists on site to help you glam it up in the style of the night.