Friday 30th September - Sunday 2nd October

PLAY Christchurch - Saturday 10th September

2022 1st Phase artists announced!

The spectacular opening ceremony at the Town Hall welcomes the House Gospel Choir and a mass audience sing-a-along, Brandon Block performing from a sequinned DJ booth, high octane displays from the GB Olympic skateboarding team, a cavernous walk-in sculpture and much more in what is set to be another celebratory year of arts across many forms.

Watch the artist announcement video!


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Arts by the Sea Festival

Catch up with some of our 2021 performances. New performances released weekly!

Kindred by NOVAK

Look Up by Hikapee

The Lips by Puppets with Guts


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