The Green at Te Pae Busking Pitch

Opposite the intersection of Gloucester Street Bridge and Avon River Promenade ( Oxford Terrace)

One of our glorious busking pitches: the bread and butter of Bread & Circus!

Check out the festival’s sensational street performers every day of the festival (except Mondays and Tuesdays) 13 – 29 Jan. Plan ahead using the PDF timetables that will be posted on our homepage  or turn up and take a lucky dip. Outrageous talent guaranteed either way!  

The Green at Te Pae is 2000m2 of sun filled lawn connecting the Avon River & Promenade through to Cathedral Square.

Yes, this busking pitch is wheelchair accessible. 

There are multiple off-street parking sites nearby operated by either the Christchurch City Council or private operators.  These include Hereford Street Car Park, The Crossing Car Park, Art Gallery Car Park and West End Car Park.

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