IMAGES of Newtown Festival Fair Day: 7 stages, 69 attractions, 75,000 people

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Twitter photo from Nicola Young

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The Klezmer Rebs were one of 69 free attractions on the seven stages at today’s Newtown Festival Fair Day.

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Twitter photo from David Lee
By lunchtime, organisers estimated that 75,000 people had come to the fair.

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Twitter photo from David Lee
At least one of the 370 stalls gave a reminder that this is the Year of the Horse.

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Twitter photo from Newtown Festival
This was the Wellington Sea Shanty Society at the Curbside Cabaret.

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Twitter photo from Newtown Festival
The Wellington Mingus Ensemble were the first act on the MainStreet Stage.

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Twitter photo from Newtown Festival
And this was the final act on the MainStreet Stage – Brockaflower.

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Twitter photo from David Lee
David Lee congratulated the team running the festival’s waste management, which was organised by TimeBank.

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Twitter photo from Yuliya Bozhko

Live music continues in Newtown till 8.30 and then there are after parties at Baobab and Bar Edward.

 

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