The Southland Buskers Festival is a family-friendly circus and street theatre festival that has become a highlight of the summer events calendar.
The ninth annual event has a little something for everyone and features acts from around the globe including The Mighty Mike Show (Canada), The Old Time Rags (UK), Bex in Motion (Canada), The Red Trouser show (USA), Mr Quirk (NZ), Tianna the Traveller (Canada), Vinyl Burns aka Kim Potter (NZ) and 3 Three Ring Riot (NZ).
The four-day festival starts on Thursday Feb 1 at 6 pm in Queen’s Park with the ILT Busker Cabaret (Busker Stage band rotunda area) and continues to enertain around the city until Sunday afternoon, 4 February.
Printed programmes will be delivered with Invercargill City Council rates invoices in January and a printable online version will be available. Venture Southland’s website in early January.
The annual festival is produced by the Invercargill City Council Charitable Trust in partnership with the Invercargill Licensing Trust, ILT Foundation, The Community Trust of Southland, Southern Trust, Venture Southland, Creative Communities and MORE FM.