The Homegrown Artist Announcement

This was supposed to be all about Aotearoa and announcing our local artists. But just like Hillary and Donald, these bands just wouldn't get out of our view. our already amazing lineup of incredible artists for Festival One 2017, we are excited to announce Citizens & Saints. Based in Seattle, Washington, this 5 piece pack a gospel-powered punch. Delivering a full wall of sound and haunting visuals, you'd be crazy not to have them on your schedule.But that's not all. We are also excited to announce the return of Brady Toops, Thad Kopec, and The Radial Conservatory.


This swag of musicians bring with them a not only a range of fantastic accents but also an incredible passion for music and art.

Closer to home, we have a bus load of amazing locally produced, handmade, organic artists that we can't wait to see. This includes Strahan, Aaron // David, Ah Jeez, ar.lo, Airports, Chem, Fends, Frontiers, Harbourside Worship, holly untitled, JuliaGrace, Kingdom Recruiters, Late 80s Mercedes, Lead us Forth, Link, Lost By Design, Lounge Dogs, Matt Boom, Nick and Amanda Kraenzlin, Only Brothers, Paper Cranes, Patriot, Revere, Sam Tanner, Sinai, Sleepy Knee, The Join Outs, The Northern Outpost, Unchained XL, Unwavering, Valere, Vanguard, van derwel, VCTRY, We Remain, Wilderness Love, and Worship Central.

40+ incredible bands playing over the weekend. It doesn't get any better than that

With only 13 weeks to go, things are really starting to take shape. If you haven't got your ticket, grab it today as prices won't be this cheap forever!