Countdown to Tokoroa Day begins
It is the day that will celebrate everything that is Tokoroa, the food, the culture but more importantly, the people.
Tokoroa Day to be held on November 23, at the South Waikato Sports and Events Cen- tre, admission id free.
Tokoroa Day organiser Missy Lepaio has organised bands, individual performers, a Facebook booth, fun activities and delicious food stalls.
The day will begin with a powhiri starting at 9am to welcome guest speaker Maori Party MP Tariana Turia, Mrs Turia will also cut the ribbon to officially open the festivities.
This event is a non alcohol, drug and smoke free event. Admission is free. Performers include Trae and Meg, Aaron and Amy, Aaron Mutua, Dakota Kingi, Hunny Jones, Our Soundz, Denzel and Sam, Justan Wilson, Ray Bishop and Damien Heita.
For more information about Tokoroa Day check out the Tokoroa Day Facebook page.
TOKOROA DAY: Missy Lepaio and Noel Ferguson (Australia) laid the foundations to build up the event in 2012.
TOKOROA TALENT: Singer Ray Bishop who was propelled to fame in the 1994 movie Once were Warriors will be performing at the Tokoroa Day celebrations in November.