Following the resounding success of the inaugural Auckland Drum Festival (ADF) in 2017, we’re back with a bigger and better event for 2019! ADF will be held at the Vodafone Events Centre – an awesome, state of the art venue that features a large, soundproof theatre as well a huge separate spaces for exhibitors and workshops. Saturday April 27th, ,2019 will see this corner of Auckland become the place to be for all things drumming in New Zealand.

We’re currently lining up some top national and international artists for our drum clinics and workshops.  In addition, there will be a wide range of drum performances, Demos as well as exhibitors showcasing and demonstrating their products.

The popular MusicWorks Drum Off finals will be held on the main stage and there will be prizes to be won in our fastest drummer competition. We’ll also have a vintage drum display, an interactive area for kids and many more exciting things throughout the day. With FREE entry for children aged 16 and under and an all area access general admission ticket of only $15.00, this promises to be an awesome fun-filled day out for the whole family!