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TOTARA ST is an unrivaled, multi-functional entertainment venue located in the heart of Mount Maunganui. The facilities at TOTARA ST are used for a number of different events, workshops, and corporate functions. Having the ability to set the room up for an intimate vibe with 20 people, or open both levels and house over 400 patrons is what sets us apart from the rest. TOTARA ST has become the Bay of Plenty’s premier live music, entertainment and events facility. Check our events page for details on upcoming shows.
Founded in 2015, TOTARA ST has played host to some of New Zealand’s most prestigious artists and entertainers. From hosting shows such as Hollie Smith and Head Like a Hole, to being readily available for birthday parties and corporate functions, the beauty of the space is that it can be manipulated to suit any event organiser's wishes. The room is equipped with a beautiful Martin Audio sound system, solid in house lighting rig, two licensed bars, commercial kitchen, mezzanine floor, and excellent sight lines to the stage. Whatever your focus is, our events team can tailor an event package to suit all the needs of your clientele.
Food Rescue Cooking Demonstration
Food waste contributes to one third of methane gases entering the atmosphere, and the majority of it is avoidable! Enjoy an informative afternoon learning how to create your own delicious meals with rescued food with Peter Blakeway and Good Neighbour Trust. Nibbles will be provided.
EmJay Productions presents, Opening Night Royale
Presenting some of the countries finest burlesque performers as well as Pole Artists, belly dancers, hula hoop dancers and plenty of fun and laughs. Prizes to be won for best dressed so put your glad rags on and come on down for this tantalizing taster of what incredible talent this country has to offer.
Strange Summer Tour
Stone Cold Records presents the ‘Strange Summer’ tour. Three of the most musically arousing summer nights in the Mayan calendar.
MauaoPAC Term 1 Student Concert
The illustrious end of term student concerts have grown into quite the spectacle over the years. From humble beginnings, the crowd is now 150 strong each show, and TOTARA ST comes alive with the hottest young talent the Bay of Plenty has on offer.
Hurricane Party: Swing into Soul
Two bands - double the dance grooves! Big Ticket are an 8-piece Auckland band playing popular songs with a vintage twist. They’re the only band that you'll hear playing a 40’s swing version of Someone Like You by Adele! They play pop and retro classics re-imagined modern juke-box style - great for swing dancing or just a good old boogie!
Mount Record Fair
Records, lots of them, a bunch of good people with good stuff, sharing, trading and having fun in a great place.
Celebro & The Drum & Bass Massive present: The Upbeats! The Upbeats are bringing their tour to Tauranga to perform at Totara St! Get your tickets fast as this will be a sell out! Local support from: Hooky, Freecell, Enkrypta & Brutus Powers
Slipknot & Marilyn Manson tribute
Two tributes to your favourite bands, both in one night @ totara street in Mt Maunganui. The last gig completely sold out so get your tickets quick!
Totara Latina 2
Don't miss an unforgettable party like the first Totara Latina! Del Pacifico will blow you away with their renditions of classic and modern Latin songs from Cuba, Brazil, Argetina and more.
Following a Sold Out Winter Tour in 2018, Kiwi icon's The Jordan Luck Band announce the 19 date New Zealand Winter(ish)Tour of 2019, trekking all across the country from Saturday April 27th to June 22nd.
Salmonella Dub Soundystem
With guests Laughton Kora and Mant, Alongside the new album EP bundle, expect a sonic mashup of Salmonella Dub full back catalogue tune~age including album tracks & remixes delivered live, with Andrew aka Dj Rudeboy mashing the mix live + the Sal Dub horn section & Mighty Asterix on the mic AND guests.
Check our Events Page for upcoming shows or contact us now to tailor your next event with the team at TOTARA ST.
The School Holiday DJ Academy
So you wanna be a DJ? These school holidays the records will be spinning and the bass bumping at the Mauao Performing Arts Centre, 11 Totara street, Mt Maunganui. The Aotearoa DJ Academy is introducing their popular Digital DJ 101 program from the capital city as a holiday program for all children aged 9 and above.
Marketing and Promoting Your Music
NZ MUSIC MANAGERS FORUM ANNOUNCE NEW SEMINARS IN WAIKATO AND BAY OF PLENTY. Following the outstanding success of the ‘Make Money From Your Music’ seminars the NZ Music Managers Forum, with thanks to NZ On Air and the Creative Communities Scheme in Hamilton and Tauranga, are returning to Waikato and Bay of Plenty with the essential Stage Two seminar ‘Marketing and Promoting Your Music’.