Loads of events coming

We are starting to get really excited about the festival.  Entries are coming in for the Mural Competition and they are looking fantastic!  All are of a very high standard! We are also starting to confirm events on… Read More

Dates set and ready to go …..

We are all ready to go with the NZ Mural Contest and Arts Festival 2017, the theme for the Festival is “The Future is our Children”.  The dates are 30 September to the 7th October.  The competitions have… Read More

And the winners are …..

Katikati Open-Air Art hosts the NZ Mural and Arts Festival held every second year.  They started in 2006 and the festival is a weeklong celebration of the arts and especially the murals , which Katikati has become famous… Read More

Its a wrap

What an amazing festival.  Thank you to everyone who was involved.  We just had so many great events over the week, the exhibitions were great, the artists were lovely.  Street entertainers, buskers, stalls, music, just more and more!! … Read More

Photo Comp

Less than a month to get your entries in – get clicking!!!!

Artists Chosen

CONGRATULATIONS to the lucky six chosen artists to paint during the festival.  They are a very talented bunch and we are really excited to have them along.  It should be a great competition!!

Songs for the Murals

Promotion is underway for the Songs for the Murals Competition.  This competition is hosted by the Katikati Folk Club.  They have been orgainising this for the last two festivals and not only have there been some amazing songs… Read More

The 2015 NZ Mural Contest and Arts Festival

The 2015 NZ Mural Contest and Arts Festival will be the 5th we have organised.  This biennial festival promotes mural and sculptural art and involves a number of community and ethnic events.  With each festival, the number and… Read More