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This week – General

World Buskers Festival
Christchurch; 17 – 27 January; Info here

This week – Daily

Boulevard Arts Market
Worcester Boulevard, 31 -33 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch; 9:00am – 5:00pm
A new artisans’ market of quality, locally and New Zealand made arts and crafts. Reflecting the essence of New Zealand creativity. Info found here.

‘Christchurch: See through my eyes’ Photography Exhibition
Canterbury Museum; 9:00am – 5:30pm
Every day, 7th December 2012–27th January 2013. Children from Christchurch share their views of how the earthquakes have changed their lives and communities in a photography exhibition organised by UNICEF NZ.

Behind the Scenes Tour
Air Force Museum of New Zealand, 45 Harvard Ave; Tours run daily at 11am, 1:30pm and 3pm and last 45 minutes to an hour
Designed with the aviation enthusiast in mind, but of interest to everyone, this behind the scenes guided tour will provide the rare opportunity to see aircraft restoration projects in action.More info here.

Air Force Adventure Tour
Air Force Museum of New Zealand, 45 Harvard Ave; 11:15am – 12:00pm
If you’re aged between 4 and 12 or simply young at heart, then this experience will give you a chance to see if you’ve got what it takes to be an Air Force pilot. Take this 45 minute tour to see areas of the museum not normally open to the general public. Please note that over the school holidays, this event will run daily at 11:15am. More info here.

Re: Start Pitch
Re: Start Mall, Cashel Street; 12:20pm – 3:00pm
We’re bringing our popular daytime pitch back to City Mall – expect all the crazy chaos of Busker Park at your favourite shopping precinct!

Monday, 21 January

World Buskers Festival: Kid Pitch
Botanic Gardens; 11am – 3pm
Entertainment tailor-made for young children and their families. Located on the Weather Station Lawn in the Botanical Gardens (next to the playground). More info here.

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
CPIT, Madras St, Christchurch; 11am & 1pm
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is playing at NASDA Theatre. The unique hallmark of Imagine Youth Theatre is the dynamic combination on stage of professional actors and talented Christchurch young people who want to give it a go! Info found here.

Harlequin Players: The Adventures of Robin Hood
Abberley Park, St Albans; 6:30pm – 8:20pm
Come one, come all to this light-hearted musical adventure for the whole family written by Roger Hall, one of New Zealand’s most popular playwrights. Bring a chair and picnic and relax as you enjoy this wonderful summer production. More info here.

Tuesday, 22 January

World Buskers Festival: Kid Pitch
Botanic Gardens; 11am – 3pm
Entertainment tailor-made for young children and their families. Located on the Weather Station Lawn in the Botanical Gardens (next to the playground). More info here.

Harlequin Players: The Adventures of Robin Hood
Abberley Park, St Albans; 6:30pm – 8:20pm
Come one, come all to this light-hearted musical adventure for the whole family written by Roger Hall, one of New Zealand’s most popular playwrights. Bring a chair and picnic and relax as you enjoy this wonderful summer production. More info here.

Wednesday, 23 January

GJ’s Indoor/Outdoor Market
55 Buchanans Rd, Christchurch; 9:00am – 3:00pm
GJ’s is an indoor/outdoor market selling all sorts from craft, to brica-brac, books, sewing supplies and much more. The children’s market, Kiddiewinks, is now a part of the GJ’s weekend market which means that you can choose the day you would like your child to take part and sell his or hers goodies. Space for children remains free of charge. Info found here.

World Buskers Festival: Kid Pitch
Botanic Gardens; 11am – 3pm
Entertainment tailor-made for young children and their families. Located on the Weather Station Lawn in the Botanical Gardens (next to the playground). More info here.

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
CPIT, Madras St, Christchurch; 11am & 1pm
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is playing at NASDA Theatre. The unique hallmark of Imagine Youth Theatre is the dynamic combination on stage of professional actors and talented Christchurch young people who want to give it a go! Info found here.

Wool Craft
Central Library Peterborough; 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Drop into Central Library Peterborough for two hours of knitting, crocheting or any other wool craft.

Harlequin Players: The Adventures of Robin Hood
Abberley Park, St Albans; 6:30pm – 8:20pm
Come one, come all to this light-hearted musical adventure for the whole family written by Roger Hall, one of New Zealand’s most popular playwrights. Bring a chair and picnic and relax as you enjoy this wonderful summer production. More info here.

Thursday, 24 January

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
CPIT, Madras St, Christchurch; 11am & 1pm
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is playing at NASDA Theatre. The unique hallmark of Imagine Youth Theatre is the dynamic combination on stage of professional actors and talented Christchurch young people who want to give it a go! Info found here.

World Buskers Festival: Kid Pitch
Botanic Gardens; 11am – 3pm
Entertainment tailor-made for young children and their families. Located on the Weather Station Lawn in the Botanical Gardens (next to the playground). More info here.

Knit ‘n’ Yarn
Fendalton Library; 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Drop in to Fendalton library on Thursday afternoons for a dose of social crafting – bring your knitting, crochet or any other portable craft project. More info on their website.

Harlequin Players: The Adventures of Robin Hood
Abberley Park, St Albans; 6:30pm – 8:20pm
Come one, come all to this light-hearted musical adventure for the whole family written by Roger Hall, one of New Zealand’s most popular playwrights. Bring a chair and picnic and relax as you enjoy this wonderful summer production. More info here.

Friday, 25 January

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
CPIT, Madras St, Christchurch; 11am & 1pm
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is playing at NASDA Theatre. The unique hallmark of Imagine Youth Theatre is the dynamic combination on stage of professional actors and talented Christchurch young people who want to give it a go! Info found here.

World Buskers Festival: Kid Pitch
Botanic Gardens; 11am – 3pm
Entertainment tailor-made for young children and their families. Located on the Weather Station Lawn in the Botanical Gardens (next to the playground). More info here.

Art Beat Music
Re: START Mall, Cashel Street; 12:15pm – 3:00pm
Come see live music in Re:START for Art Beat! Celebrating local musicians every Friday, Saturday and Sunday until the end of February. Art Beat website.

Harlequin Players: The Adventures of Robin Hood
Abberley Park, St Albans; 6:30pm – 8:20pm
Come one, come all to this light-hearted musical adventure for the whole family written by Roger Hall, one of New Zealand’s most popular playwrights. Bring a chair and picnic and relax as you enjoy this wonderful summer production. More info here.

Saturday, 26 January

Christchurch Farmer’s Market
Riccarton House, 16 Kahu Road, Riccarton; 9:00am – 12:00pm
Set in the stunning park like grounds of Riccarton House, the Christchurch Farmers’ Market is the perfect opportunity to meet the growers, bakers, wine makers, brewers, butchers and farmers, sample their products, ask them questions – become informed about what you are buying and support your community. Check website for more info.

GJ’s Indoor/Outdoor Market
55 Buchanans Rd, Christchurch; 9:00am – 3:00pm
GJ’s is an indoor/outdoor market selling all sorts from craft, to brica-brac, books, sewing supplies and much more. The children’s market, Kiddiewinks, is now a part of the GJ’s weekend market which means that you can choose the day you would like your child to take part and sell his or hers goodies. Space for children remains free of charge. Info found here.

Boulevard Arts Market
Worcester Boulevard, 31 -33 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch; 9:00am – 5:00pm
A new artisans’ market of quality, locally and New Zealand made arts and crafts. Reflecting the essence of New Zealand creativity. Info found here.

Lyttleton Farmer’s Market
London Street, Lyttelton; 10:00am – 1:00pm
Saturday wouldn’t be Saturday without a visit to the Lyttelton Farmers Market. Combining fresh food, live local music and spectacular scenery. Website and Contact Phone: 021 224 6637

Art Beat Music
Re:START Mall, Cashel St, Christchurch; 10:00am – 2:00pm
Come see live music in Re:START for Art Beat! Celebrating local musicians every Friday, Saturday and Sunday until the end of February. Website info.

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
CPIT, Madras St, Christchurch; 11am & 1pm
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is playing at NASDA Theatre. The unique hallmark of Imagine Youth Theatre is the dynamic combination on stage of professional actors and talented Christchurch young people who want to give it a go! Info found here.

Harlequin Players: The Adventures of Robin Hood
Abberley Park, St Albans; 11am & 2pm
Come one, come all to this light-hearted musical adventure for the whole family written by Roger Hall, one of New Zealand’s most popular playwrights. Bring a chair and picnic and relax as you enjoy this wonderful summer production. More info here.

World Buskers Festival: Kid Pitch
Botanic Gardens; 11am – 3pm
Entertainment tailor-made for young children and their families. Located on the Weather Station Lawn in the Botanical Gardens (next to the playground). More info here.

Skate Jams
St Albans Park, Madras Street; 12pm – 3pm
If you haven’t tried skateboarding or inline skating then head down to a skate jam this summer and give it a go! More info here.

Sunday, 27 January

Opawa Farmer’s Market
275 Fifield Terrace (between Flo Cafe and Rudolf Steiner School); 9:00am – 12:00pm
Local artisan producers offer free range eggs, freshly baked breads, cheeses, mouth-watering ready to eat foods and much more.

GJ’s Indoor/Outdoor Market
55 Buchanans Rd, Christchurch; 9:00am – 3:00pm
GJ’s is an indoor/outdoor market selling all sorts from craft, to brica-brac, books, sewing supplies and much more. The children’s market, Kiddiewinks, is now a part of the GJ’s weekend market which means that you can choose the day you would like your child to take part and sell his or hers goodies. Space for children remains free of charge. Info found here.

Les Mills Sunday Market
Les Mills, 203 Cashel St, Christchurch; 9:30am – 1:30pm
Free Fresh produce, veges, meats, organics. Great food, Kiwi and ethnic. Breads, Kiwi and ethnic. Quality local crafts. New charity stall every week. Organised events – check Facebook.

Sunday Artisan Market
Riccarton House, 16 Kahu Road; 10:00am – 2:00pm
With a great selection of local arts and crafts, yummy food stalls, fresh produce, live music, delicious Hummingbird Coffee and the new Sunday Roast from the Riccarton house Bistro the market is a must do every Sunday. Contact Taste Events on 03 348 6190 or info@tasteevents.co.nz

Boulevard Arts Market
Worcester Boulevard, 31 -33 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch; 10:00am – 4:00pm
A new artisans’ market of quality, locally and New Zealand made arts and crafts. Reflecting the essence of New Zealand creativity. Info found here.

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
CPIT, Madras St, Christchurch; 11am & 1pm
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is playing at NASDA Theatre. The unique hallmark of Imagine Youth Theatre is the dynamic combination on stage of professional actors and talented Christchurch young people who want to give it a go! Info found here.

Harlequin Players: The Adventures of Robin Hood
Abberley Park, St Albans; 11am & 2pm
Come one, come all to this light-hearted musical adventure for the whole family written by Roger Hall, one of New Zealand’s most popular playwrights. Bring a chair and picnic and relax as you enjoy this wonderful summer production. More info here.

World Buskers Festival: Kid Pitch
Botanic Gardens; 11am – 3pm
Entertainment tailor-made for young children and their families. Located on the Weather Station Lawn in the Botanical Gardens (next to the playground). More info here.

Art Beat Music
Re:START Mall, Cashel St, Christchurch; 11:30am – 2:30pm
Come see live music in Re:START for Art Beat! Celebrating local musicians every Friday, Saturday and Sunday until the end of February. Check website for more info.

Kite Day
New Brighton Beach, South of the Pier; 12:00pm – 3:00pm
More info here.

Summer Pool Party: Search for a Star
Jelle Park; 1:00pm – 3:00pm
More info here.

Lazy Sundays
Archery Lawn, Botanic Gardens; Christchurch; 3:00pm – 4:30pm
This week: Unfaithful Ways. More info here.