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We are so proud to have the DC3 back for Vintage...

We are so proud to have the DC3 back for Vintage Weekend and what a fantastic Christmas present - a chance of a life time! This aircraft is a true blue kiwi, having served with the Royal NZ Airforce, National Airways Corporation, and even an aerial top-dressing aircraft within NZ. Be part of any amazing experience and don’t miss out on this opportunity. Priced at only $99 per seat, this is amazing value to experience 'real' flying in a 1945 Douglas DC-3. For any queries call 0800 580...
 

The trick during Vintage Weekend is being in at...

The trick during Vintage Weekend is being in at least two places at once to catch all the free bands. Check out the fantastic line up for the Rivercity Caboodle on the 20th. MainStreet have out done themselves organising not only the free bands (note to self - bring a deck chair) but a kids zone rides on trains, planes and our darling Waimarie. Steam Punk are going to be out in force the list of things to do is massive. Check out www.vintageweekend.co.nz for whats happening on the...
 

The VINTAGE SONG CONTEST is waiting to hear from...

The VINTAGE SONG CONTEST is waiting to hear from you. Sing a song which was performed by Bob Dylan between 1960 and 1980 at the Whanganui Riverside Shindig. $500.00 first prize, $300.00 second and $200.00 third prize. Dress in 1960's Vintage and show us your version of one of Dylan's songs. Entries close on the 14th December, contact bruce.jellyman@gmail.com for entry details NOW!
 

We are so excited, we have a venue for the Vintage...

We are so excited, we have a venue for the Vintage Fair and it is going to be bigger than ever. A big shout out to Brian Green who is the man and is hosting us in the old Farmers Home building on Victoria Ave. This is going to be right in the middle of all the action. 10.00am - 4.00pm Saturday the 20th and Sunday the 21st. This is a wonderful large space with lots of lovely power to show of all the great treats for sale. We now have room for more stalls so clear out the cupboards and...