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The 7th NZ Mural Contest and Arts Festival kicks off in Katikati next week

24 Sep 2019

The Town of Katikati is excited to be hosting the 7th NZ Mural Contest and Arts Festival, which takes place from 28 September to 5 October 2019.

With up to 20 different events and activities over the course of the festival, there are sure to be plenty of reasons to be out and about in ‘New Zealand’s Mural Town’.

Each day, there will be new and exciting art workshops for kids to be involved with, exhibitions of floral art, embroidery, sculpture and photography, plus giant community paintings and creative community butterfly projects.

Resene has proudly supplied paint for artists to use during the contest and festival. Monday afternoon will see the six artists start their murals and you can follow their progress at The Arts Junction.

Location: The Arts Junction, 36 Main Road, Katikati, Bay of Plenty

Dates: Saturday 28 September – Saturday 5 October 2019

Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm daily

For more information, visit the event page.