Gig guide - Oct 25 to 31

Lauryn Hill
Lauryn Hill

Thursday, October 25

The movie Fresh Meat, starring Temuera Morrison, opens today.

Beyondsemble perform in Thames tonight.

Tickets go on sale today for the Waihi Beach Hotel summer festival, which features a range of gigs from December 22 until early January. Check out for full details.

Lauryn Hill is headlining the Raggamuffin Festival 2013, on February 1 and 2 in Rotorua. Tickets go on sale today.

Friday, October 26

Raglan artist Chris Meek opens his new studio in Raglan, named Studeo Gallery. It's at 21 Cross St, and the opening exhibition features work by Meek, Brigid Allan and Shelley Meek. The opening event is at 5.30pm.

Te Matara o Te Haerenga, an exhibition about Te Puea and Te Pou o Mangatawhiri, opens at Waikato Museum.

Tractor FM's Halloween Ball at the Yot Club in Raglan for a fiver. Dress up.

Saturday, October 27

Kimbra plays at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto on Saturday night.

The Shrugs' album release party is at the Yot Club in Raglan. They play with Rose and the Wooden Hearts and Mimi and Rivers. It's a tenner.

Sunday, October 28

Louise Willis stages a solo exhibition, Evoke, at the Veranda Function Centre at Hamilton Lake today from 3pm to 6.30pm.

The Grammy-nominated Enso String Quartet and German pianist Michael Endres perform at the Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts at Waikato University at 5.30pm.

Monday, October 29

On this day in 1991, the Memphis City Council named Interstate 55 through Jackson the B B King Freeway.

Tuesday, October 30

Henry Winkler, aka The Fonz, was born on this day back in 1945.

Wednesday, October 31

Dragon perform at the Founders Theatre tonight.

Waikato Times