Fresh Concept are looking for musicians/artists/performers for “Race days by the sea” as part of the Summernova programme for the 36th America’s Cup presented by PRADA, taking place throughout summer 2021. As part of this significant occasion, Devonport will be hosting Race Days by the Sea, a 6 day event series which will be free and accessible for the local community.
Artists & performers need to be secured by this week! Please email Angela Hicks: if you would like to be part of this!
Fri 5th to Sun 7th March
Fri 12th to Sun 14th March
What is the event and what is happening
Race Days By The Sea is a 6 day event series which ties into the America’s Cup racing schedule. The events will happen over the first 2 weekends of the racing in March. The key activities happening at Windsor Reserve are as follows:- A large screen TV playing the live feed of the racing
– Live performances (music, dance, etc) prior to the racing
– Games & activities
– Kids workshops
– Local food offering
We have a range of ways people can get onboard.
– Perform before the racing on a stage next to the big screen
– Roving entertainment
– Facilitate a workshop, games, storytime, etc
– Display artwork onsite
– Create artwork onsite
– Display digital content on the large LED screen prior to the race screening
What else is happening in the area on these days
There is another offering up Maungauika/North Head which is managed by the Tūpuna Maunga Authority. This consists of performances, art displays, a Māori food offering, and a stunning view of the harbour.