Brits 2022 Programme

Current at date of publication 3/17/21. Event Programme Subject To Change Without Notice

Thursday

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two UK Food Treats.

Whisky Tasting

6.30pm

6 Single Malt whiskies will be sampled and the history/story behind each revealed. Duration 1 Hour $30 per head.

Welcome Dinner

7.30pm

Come down and join us for the "Start Your Engines" Dinner. All early birders and Friends of the Festival are invited to an evening of food and frivolity. PYO 

Friday

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Breakfast On The Bridge

9am at Kopu Historic Bridge

Bacon (& egg) Butties, Tea and Coffee. Join us for Breakfast on the Historic Kopu Bridge $25/Couple  Price includes Bridge Entry Fee, Bacon Butty and a Cup of Tea or Coffee from the Brits Breakfast Stall

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

The Great Ice Cream Run

11am Start

Follow the route of a picturesque drive through Thames seeing the 19th Century architecture and spots of interest and those with the best view. Your Drive is completed when you arrive at the Ice Cream shop, famous for it's generous offerings and range of flavours!  

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Waihi Options

Lily Gardens or Goldfields Train Trip. 

1.30pm - 2pm

The Lily Gardens are a joy to behold. Add to that a lovely afternoon tea and you have the recipe for a great couple of hours. Of course if trains are more your thing th erail trip takes you to the Historic Waikino STtaion where you can get a  

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Official Registration & Welcome. Info Centre,

Whangamata 4pm

Time to make it official and get your car bike or commercial vehicle registered for this years Brits at the Beach Festival.  Remember, no registration, no entry.

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

London's Calling

Punk Revue Show

A Ragey Night of The Clash, Stranglers, XTC, Elvis Costello, The Jam and all those bands that made the punk era great!

Venue to be announced.  Pre Sales $10 a ticket, Door Sales (if any) $20

Saturday

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Muster For The Big Drive

8.30am

Island View Reserve is where we meet to start our Drive to the Brits at the Beach Festival .  We will roll out at 9.30

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Saturday Morning Drive

9.30-10am

Follow the route down to The Estuary then down to the School, Over to the main street, all the way along Port Road and then left at the Wharf.  We should have you all in and ready to go by 10am

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Brits At The Beach 

10am - 1pm

3 Hours of fun, cars, music and food!

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

The Big Brits Night Out

8pm RSA

Rocketman, The Elton John Tribute

Sunday

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Brits Breakfast

from 8am

Bangers, Mash, Bacon, Onions, Baked Beans, Tomatoes, Eggs and Black Pudding & Fried Bread.  Wrap ya laughing gear around a true English Brekkie.  Venue to be announced.

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Bonnets Up Car Show

10am - Midday

Is under the Bonnet as good as the exterior? We'll find out this morning as we select the best car with the best engine bay.

For those of you arriving early, we'll start with two foody events.

Brits Barbee!

Midday

We enjoyed doing it so much last time, we've decided to go do it again.  There will be a delicious BBQ lunch served with a drink. We can cater for 50.

Price to be confirmed.