Main Events

At Blue Smoke we specialize in live music and good hospitality. It is our goal to provide a welcoming and intimate concert environment for all comers to hear and experience performances from some of the finest acts touring New Zealand.

See the event guide below to view a list of our upcoming main events.

Barry Saunders & Adam McGrath Swapping Songs And Yarns

Saturday 23rd December 2017

Two of New Zealand’s finest songwriters perform at Blue Smoke for an evening of good old fashioned folk singing and Christmas hope building; bring along a children’s toy or gift to donate to Birthright Christchurch.

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Rock Steady: The Classic Rock Supergroup – featuring members of Bad Company, Foreigner

Thursday 18th January 2018

Topline Entertainment are proud to present for the first time in New Zealand “Rock Steady” featuring members from the multi platinum selling bands Bad Company and Foreigner in an all Star Classic Rock Super Group summer tour of New Zealand January 2018, playing all the hits from Bad Company, Free, and Foreigner.

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The East Pointers (Canada)

Friday 19th January 2018

After bringing down the house at WOMAD 2017, JUNO-Award winning Canadian trio The East Pointers announce their return to New Zealand in January 2018 for a run of dates with NZ luminary, Mel Parsons.

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The Richter City Rebels ‘Hard Work Hard Money’ Tour

Saturday 20th January 2018

The Richter City Rebels blend RnB, soul, hip-hop, jazz and funk with the heart and soul of New Orleans brass band music. Trumpets, trombones, saxes, sousaphone, and percussion bring the ultimate Mardi Gras party to Blue Smoke.

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