In 2013, many Kiwi music fans were left with a Big Day Out-shaped hole in their hearts on account of the event being pulled due to the disappointing 2012 lineup resulting in poor ticket sales. But this year, with Pearl Jam, Arcade Fire, Deftones and Snoop of the canine or feline persuasion making an appearance, the hype has attracted not only fans but also a few Kiwi businesses. Here’s what attendees can look forward to at this year’s event.
Browsing: Art in the Dark
The last time Ford and JWT got together to promote a Ford Fiesta, they spiced up proceedings considerably with a few strategically placed bottles of bespoke Culleys chilli sauce. Now, to promote the arrival of one of the first all-new Fiesta Sports models in the country, it’s signed on as a major sponsor of Ponsonby’s popular Art in the Dark festival and partnered with artist Jon Baxter to create an original installation at the event.