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Otehei Bay Live music

Live Music

Join us for this summers line up of live music at Otehei Bay Cafe & Bar, bringing all the summer feels to our favourite destination.

We are showcasing some of the Bay's top local artists this summer:

28th & 29th December

Charlotte Jones

30th December


31st December - New Years Eve Party

The Legacy Band

1st & 3rd January


2nd & 4th January

Haylee Hoani

7th, 8th & 9th January

Haylee Hoani

16th & 17th January

Charlotte Jones

28th January - BOI Sailing Week Party

The Legacy Band

30th & 31st January


A bit more about the artists...

​Charlotte Jones

28th & 29th December | 16th & 17th January 

Charlotte will deliver all the summer feels with a mix of easy listening classics from country and pop, to blues and reggae! Charlotte will cover summer tunes from Jason Mraz and Adele, to Van Morrison and Dusty Springfield and deliver it with enthusiasm and sparkle. Find out more about Charlotte here.

Haylee Hoani

2nd, 4th & 7 - 9th  January 

Haylee, is a solo musician with an amazing voice who has opened for acts such as Tiki Taane, Jayme McDell and 1814. Haylee will wow you with her soul and jazz inspired style, performing music from an eclectic range of artists including The Black Keys, Maroon 5, Van Morrison, Adele, Amy Winehouse, Imagine Dragons, Lorde, Bill Withers and Ben.E King just to name a few. Find out more about Haylee here.


30th December & 1st January | 30th & 31st January

A2stix is a two piece duo bringing the old garage party sing-along back in to the hits. Henry and Shilo bring years of talent and experience to the stage for an awesome set bringing all the summer feels. Find out more about A2stix here

The Legacy Band

31st December NYE Party | 28th January BOI Race Week Party

Back by popular demand is The Legacy Band. Legacy is a professional 3-piece band from Whangarei that plays a huge mixture of music to cater for any event, big or small. For the third year running they will be back at Otehei Bay for our New Year's Eve Party, as well as playing the Bay of Islands Race Week Party. Come and join Henry, Shilo and Paul for an evening of entertainment, fun and summer music vibes. Find out more about The Legacy Band here


Please note more artists/dates to be confirmed for 2020/21 summer season

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