A spring hoe-down
Three days of country music comes to Te Awamutu from October 26-28 when The Branded Country Music Te Awamutu Spring Hoe-Down hits town.
Organiser Keith Willis has put together a line-up of national artists, including Craig Robertson, Dave Ewart, Dennis August, Donna Saunders, Joy Adams and Nelton & Faye.
There is also a huge line-up of talent in the supporting artists, including Te Awamutu rising star Haley Cole.
The three-day event takes place at Te Awamutu Sport and Recreation Club, which has provision for motorhome parking for the weekend for a fee of $20.
Friday opens with an open mic night and guest artists from 4pm to 10pm.
Saturday is a 10am-10pm all day affair with open mic, invited guests leading to the Showcase Concert.
From 9.30am-1pm Sunday there is a gospel concert, with open mic and guest slots as well. Tickets to the event are $40. For more information and tickets contact Keith — 0274 290 047 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Donna Saunders (left) and Te Awamutu’s own rising country star Haley Cole.