NEWS + EVENTS


GF2021 Kirikiriroa
Programme (R18)

Thu 13 May | GRRRL FEST Soft Launch (FREE)

Craft Bar from 5pm


Fri 14 May | Cabaret Dinner (TICKETED)

Craft Bar 6:30-8pm

Fri 14 May | Cabaret Variety Show (TICKETED)

Biddy's Back Bar 8-10pm


Sat 15 May | Basement Show (TICKETED)
Nivara Lounge 8pm-12am



Sun 16 May | Sunday Session (FREE/KOHA)

Brewaucracy 1-7pm


NEXT UP: All-ages Punk Show (during SPRING BREAK)... 


Fri 14 May
Cabaret Variety Show
Biddy's Back Bar

General admission $30 | Dinner and a Show $50
R18 | Spaces are limited!

Sat 15 May
Basement Show
Nivara Lounge

 Pre-sales $20 | Door charge $25
R18 | Spaces are limited!

Sun 16 May
Sunday Session
Brewaucracy

FREE or Koha entry | R18


Fri 6 - Sun 21 March
'WORK' Art Show
Never Project Space

FREE Entry - Exhibition open for three weeks


First ever GRRRL FEST Kirikiriroa is ready for March

Monday 25 January 2021

See original story here at The Waikato Story

Devised after the 2020 lockdown by some passionate local women, GRRRL FEST Kirikiriroa is set for its debut weekend-long event to celebrate local creative talent alongside International Women's Day.

READ MORE...




GRRRL FEST: Female-led multimedia festival celebrating debut

Friday 7 May 2021

GRRRL FEST (GF) Kirikiriroa is ramping up for its debut weekend-long event to celebrate local creative and diverse talent.

Read the full story here at NZ Herald - Waikato News



GRRRL power kicking life back into Hamilton's creative communities

Monday 22 February 2021

Kat Waswo and Lauren Mann have firsthand experience of what it's like to be women in the entertainment industry. The two Hamilton women who have recently completed a Bachelor of Communication at Wintec, have been performers for many years and both agree that "women aren't recognised or respected in the industry".

Read the full story here at Wintec News


GF is now on Givealittle!

GRRRL FEST Kirikiriroa is powered by local charity Grrrl Fund Arts Trust (GFAT). To find out more about our mahi and how you can make a donation, you can read more on the ABOUT GF page.


🎧 Free FM podcast link bit.do/kellifromthetron Kat Waswo joined me to talk about Grrrl Fest - a 3 day multi-media arts...

Posted by Kelli from the Tron on Sunday, 17 January 2021

GRRRL FEST has launched!

SUNDAY 8 November: Held at Creative Waikato, the Grrrl Fund Arts Trust hosted the official launch for GRRRL FEST Kirikiriroa! Thank you to everyone who came along to celebrate with us ♥︎


KIRIKIRIROA HAMILTON