Army Band - Events Calendar 2019

Nelson Wine and Food Festival (Nelson) - Event cancelled

17 February 2019

Nelson Wine & Food Festival 2019 celebrates sensational sounds, wine, food and summer. Hold onto your holiday groove, grab your family and friends and head to the Festival for all-day entertainment, fantastic gourmet food, and award-winning wine and beer.

The NZ Army Band will be performing at the Festival along with other unique musicians on the programme. The event runs from 11am - 5pm at the Middle-Earth Vineyards, Bryant Road, Brightwater.

This annual event has raised funds for the community from the Rescue Helicopter, Hospice, Womens Refuge, Coastguard, local Fire brigades, St Johns to the local Sports teams and Schools.

For updates on the event - visit the Official facebook group


Hokitika Wild Food Festival

9 March 2019

Come and celebrate the 30th annual Hokitika Wildfoods Festival in style, with a unique mix of tastes, sights and musical bliss.

The NZ Army Band will return to the Festival in 2019 ready to entertain and delight your eardrums.

Watch this space for more info.


New Zealand Tattoo (Palmerston)

12 - 13 April 2019

A nationally significant pageant of music, marching, manoeuvres, bands, fly pasts, kapa haka, dance, pomp and ceremony.

The NZ Army Band will be a part of the New Zealand Tattoo to celebrate New Zealand's military and cultural traditions in Palmerston North at the Central Energy Trust Area.

For more information and ticket sales, visit


Dawn Services in Christchurch, Cranmer Square

25 April 2019

In honour of the fallen, The NZ Army band will perform a Dawn Service in Cranmer Square, Christchurch at 6:30am.


Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2019 (Scotland)

2 - 24 August 2019

"A triumphant assembly of music and dance not to be missed!" This year the Tattoo will capture the imagination of the audience in Kaleidoscope vision. Exploring colour, music and light inspired by the optical invention created by Scottish physicist Sir David Brewster in 1816.

Military and cultural acts from across the globe will be joined by the iconic Massed Pipes and Drums, Pipers Trail, Tattoo Dance Company and Hjaltibonhoga (Fiddlers).

The entertaining New Zealand Army band will be ready to march the stage and celebrate the Military Tattoo spirit with pride. An experience that has wowed audiences across the globe and broken ticket sale records through the stadium roof in the event's history.

For more information and ticket sales, visit

To show the location in Google maps, visit

Castlehill, Edinburgh, EH1 2NG, Friday 2 August 2019 (9:00 pm) through to Saturday 24 August 2019 (7:15 pm)

This page was last amended on 15 February 2019