We perform regular dance evenings across Canterbury. Each dance lasts around three hours and normally costs only $10 – great value for such a lot of entertainment!

Why not pop along to our next gig?

Upcoming gigs:

  1. November 6, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

Recent gigs:

2021

  1. October 25, 1:30 PM, Archery Lawn, Botanic Gardens, $0

    The Big Band Festival organisers have postponed the picnic until March 2022.

  2. October 23, 3:30 PM, Fat Eddie's, $0

    Big Band Festival – Saturday Big Bands at Fat Eddies

    Playing as part of the Big Band Festival

  3. October 2, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

    Cancelled due to Covid Level 2 restrictions. See you next month!

  4. September 4, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

    Cancelled due to Covid Level 3 restrictions. See you next month!

  5. August 7, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  6. July 3, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

    The Mainland Big Band Midwinter Dance

  7. June 5, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

    The Mainland Big Band Celebrates the Queen’s Birthday

  8. May 1, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  9. April 3, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  10. March 6, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

    This gig has been cancelled due to COVID-19 Level Two restrictions.

  11. February 6, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

2020

  1. December 5, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  2. November 22, 10:30 AM, Archery Lawn, Botanic Gardens, $0

    The Big Band Festival Picnic

    We wouldn’t let a bit of rain stop us having our traditional outdoor Big Band Picnic, so we’re getting the local bands back together and having another go!

    We’re on first at 10.30am!

  3. November 7, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  4. October 3, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

    The gig is on! Please come and join us for a great night.

  5. September 5, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

    This gig has been cancelled due to COVID-19 Level Two restrictions.

  6. August 1, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  7. July 4, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $0
  8. June 6, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  9. May 2, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  10. April 4, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

    Cancelled

    In order to keep ourselves and our community safe, we have cancelled this gig. Please continue to keep yourselves healthy, and we will look forward to seeing you again soon.

  11. March 7, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10
  12. February 1, 7:30 PM, Cashmere Club, $10

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