Electric Avenue 2024 Festival

Electric Avenue Music Festival is New Zealand’s biggest, boldest and brightest celebration of music taking place over a single day in Ōtautahi Christchurch’s Hagley Park on February 24, 2024.

This 12-hour marathon music and arts festival will feature:

  • 35+ artists
  • 4 stages
  • Colourful carnival atmosphere

Location

Venue: Hagley Park Special Events Area

Address: 14 Riccarton Ave, Christchurch 8011

Date: Saturday, February 24, 2024

Lineup

The 2024 lineup includes major international electronic acts like The Chemical Brothers as well as popular local groups:

Headliners

  • The Chemical Brothers
  • Six60

Electronic Acts

  • Hybrid Minds
  • Flight Facilities

Local Acts

  • Shapeshifter
  • L.A.B
  • KC Lights

See the full lineup

Artists Performing

The Electric Avenue 2024 lineup features a diverse mix of international electronic acts, homegrown Kiwi favorites, and fresh new talent across multiple stages.

Headliners

The main stage headliners anchor the festival with epic productions and hit-packed sets.

The Chemical Brothers

The Chemical Brothers top the bill with their audio-visual electronic spectacle on the Electric Avenue main stage. Expect a relentless barrage of classics like “Hey Boy Hey Girl” along with new material from the duo’s 10th studio album. Their stunning live show features otherworldly visuals synced up to Tom Rowlands and Ed Simons’ pulsing big beat and electro house.

Six60

One of New Zealand’s most popular bands, Six60 will bring their signature fusion of reggae, pop and hip hop anthems like “Don’t Forget Your Roots” to home turf. Frontman Matiu Walters’ vocals and traditional Māori instrumentation blended with thumping bass makes this the perfect Saturday night main stage headliner to sing along with.

Electronic Acts

The 2024 lineup delivers top international electronic talents ready to throw down club-inspired sets.

Hybrid Minds

The breakthrough UK drum ‘n’ bass duo Hybrid Minds will bring the bass to Electric Avenue. Riding high off their 2020 album Reflections, expect atmospheric liquid DnB highlighted by emotional vocals and lush synthesizers. The perfect soundtrack for a summer’s night under the stars.

Flight Facilities

Aussie electronic duo Flight Facilities are festival veterans known for smoothly merging house, disco and pop. With guest collaborators and live instrumentation, hits like “Crave You” and new material from 2024’s upcoming album will get the crowd grooving.

Full Electronic Lineup:

  • Hybrid Minds
  • Flight Facilities
  • Cosmo’s Midnight
  • Opiuo
  • Shockone

Local Acts

Homegrown Kiwi artists representing house, bass music, indie rock and more from Aotearoa.

Shapeshifter

Veteran Kiwi drum ‘n’ bass group Shapeshifter consistently deliver high energy sets. As winners of Best Live Electronic Act at the 2022 New Zealand Music Awards, expect a powerful performance fusing electronic production with live drums and guitar.

L.A.B

NZ reggae-rock group L.A.B. will bring laidback summer vibes with their unique blend of dub, funk and hip hop layered over catchy guitar licks. Fresh off their 2023 New Zealand tour, they’ll get the crowd swaying and smiling.

Full Local Lineup:

  • Shapeshifter
  • L.A.B
  • KC Lights
  • The Rions
  • JessB

Electric Avenue Festival Tickets

Ready to secure your spot at New Zealand’s biggest music celebration? Electric Avenue Festival 2024 tickets are on sale now, with pricing starting at just NZ$159 for a General Admission Pass.

As the event has sold out every year since 2015 in Christchurch’s Hagley Park, it’s recommended to lock in tickets early before the final release.

Ticket Options & Pricing

There are a few different ticket packages available to experience the Electric Avenue 2024 vibes:

General Admission

  • NZ$159
  • 12+ Event Access
  • Access to all stages & venues
  • Standing room only areas

VIP Experience

  • NZ$255
  • 18+ Exclusive Area Access
  • Premium Viewing Areas
  • Luxury Bathrooms
  • Cocktail Bar & Food Stalls

Super VIP

  • NZ$450
  • 18+ Package
  • All VIP Inclusions Plus:
    • Side-stage Viewing
    • Underground Dance Bar
    • Complimentary Drinks & Food
    • Charging Lockers
    • Golf Cart Transport

All tickets subject to booking and payment processing fees. Full conditions available online.

When & Where To Buy

Festival 2024 tickets can purchased online via the Electric Avenue Festival website.

The official ticketing agent is TicketFairy. Customer support is available via email at support@ticketfairy.com or by phone on 0800 1234 56.

We recommend buying early to take advantage of first release pricing. Once the event sells out, any additional tickets released will be subject to dynamic pricing.

Over 35+ artists are set to take the stage on February 24th, 2024 in Christchurch – don’t miss out on the country’s most epic party!

What to Expect at Electric Avenue 2024

The Electric Avenue 2024 festival promises to be New Zealand’s biggest and boldest celebration of music and arts over a full day at Christchurch’s Hagley Park.

With 35+ artists across four stages, the event will be a colourful 12-hour musical marathon. Here’s a preview of what’s in store across this year’s edition:

Expansive Arena Site

  • 200,000 sqm grass arena
  • Easy access from the city
  • Beautiful park surroundings

Sprawling across Christchurch’s scenic Hagley Park, Electric Avenue’s purpose-built festival site features four stages with clear sightlines, plus food stalls, bars, installations and chill out spaces.

The natural amphitheatre sloping down towards the main stage makes for ideal viewing as the park comes alive with performers and elaborately themed stages.

Diverse Music Lineup

With over 35 acts playing electronica, hip hop, house, drum ‘n’ bass, pop and more, the 2024 lineup has something for everyone.

Four Stages

  • Main Stage – Top international headliners
  • Alt Stage – Local alternative and indie acts
  • Bass Stage – Heavy club sounds
  • Disco – Funky beats all day

Vibrant Carnival Atmosphere

Beyond the stellar music lineup, Electric Avenue promises a vibrant festival atmosphere with plenty to see and do:

  • Eye-catching art installations
  • Themed bars and food stalls
  • Chill zones and fun activities
  • Live performers & entertainers
  • Funky beats between sets

Plus the colourful crowds in full force representing New Zealand’s diversity with flashy outfits, costumes, face paint, flags and good vibes all around!

So come ready to dance, play and soak up the electric atmosphere at NZ’s biggest music celebration this February 2024!

Frequently Asked Questions

Electric Avenue Festival 2024 takes place on Saturday, February 24, 2024 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The festival grounds are located in the scenic Hagley Park in the heart of Christchurch city.

The 2024 lineup features major international electronic acts like The Chemical Brothers, homegrown favorites like Six60, leading drum ‘n bass duo Hybrid Minds, groovy Australian electronic duo Flight Facilities and many more across four stages.

See the full lineup of 35+ artists here.

Tickets are on sale now via the official Electric Avenue website. Ticket options include:

  • General Admission
  • VIP Packages (exclusive bars, lounges, premium viewing, etc)

Buy tickets while the special first release pricing is available!

Yes, the festival 2024 is strictly R18. Valid ID is required for entry and there is no pass outs or re-entry permitted. Leave all-ages guests at home and come ready to experience New Zealand’s biggest and boldest music celebration!

Join New Zealand’s Biggest Music Celebration

The Electric Avenue 2024 festival brings together the best of international electronic acts, local favorites, cutting-edge visuals, quirky themes and good vibes for 12 hours of musical magic in Christchurch this February 2024.

Set in the breathtaking natural amphitheatre of Hagley Park, attendees can dance under the stars and soak up New Zealand’s most vibrant party atmosphere across four stages spotlighting 35+ artists.

Secure Your Spot

Tickets are on sale now for the big milestone 10th Anniversary Edition, with pricing starting at $159 for General Admission. Don’t miss out – this event has sold out every year since 2015!

Choose from ticket options including:

  • General Admission
  • VIP Packages

Buy tickets via the official Electric Avenue website while first release pricing is available.

Mark Your Calendars

Electric Avenue Festival 2024
Saturday, February 24th, 2024

Location: Hagley Park, central Christchurch

Gates Open: 11am | Event Hours: 11am – 11pm

This is New Zealand’s only R18 festival, so leave the kids at home and get ready for the best lineup yet at Electric Avenue’s 10-year celebration!

We look forward to seeing you under the electric sky at this milestone event – don’t miss out!

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