Summer Concert Tour 2014

Concerts & Events 02/09/2013

Summer Concert Tour announces for the first time in NZ - Rock Royalty & Rock n Roll Hall of Famers - Lynyrd Skynyrd, Starship featuring Mikey Thomas of Jefferson Starship fame and legendary British rock band 10cc will perform in 3 venues across New Zealand - Taupo, Matakana and Queenstown in February 2014.

This is on the back of the successful 2013 Summer Concert Tour of Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, Bachman and Turner, and America.

CEO Amanda Calvert said “This will be Lynyrd Skynyrd and Starship’s first ever NZ performances, so along with 10cc, fans can re-discover an incredible collective catalogue of hits and finally experience the excitement of seeing these bands live in the backdrop of some of NZ’s most stunning outdoor locations. These are ‘the not to be missed’ concerts of the summer!”

Sat 8 Feb - Taupo Amphitheatre, TAUPO
Sun 9 Feb - Matakana Country Park, Matakana, NORTH AUCKLAND
Sat 15 Feb - Gibbston Valley Winery, QUEENSTOWN


Huge line up of hits, something for everyone…

Lynyrd Skynyrd                   
Sweet Home Alabama
Gimme Three Steps
Saturday Night Special

Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now
We Built This City
Plus Jefferson Starship songs
Somebody To Love
White Rabbit                         
Dreadlock Holiday
The Things We Do For Love
I’m Not In Love
Art For Art’s Sake
I’m Mandy Fly Me
Rubber Bullets

Catch three legends of rock together in three rocking “not to be missed” summer concerts!  Check out more information at or


  • Great value for money, only $99 plus booking fee from / 0800-Ticketek on sale Wednesday 11 September.
  • Children under 14 are free
  • Visa Presale from Thursday 5 September
  • Strictly limited local tickets available from 5 Sep for only $89 plus booking fee at:

Taupo:                i-site Taupo
Matakana:          i-site Warkworth, Gull Matakana or Matakana Country Park
Queenstown:     i-site Queenstown, i-site Wanaka, A Taste Of Gibbston (Arrowtown) or Gibbston Valley Winery

Times:  Gates open at 11am.  A Kiwi support artist will kick off the show followed by 10cc at 1pm, Starship at 3pm and Lynyrd Skynyrd at 5pm.  Note that these times are subject to change.

Refreshments:  A wide range of quality food, beer and award winning Gibbston Valley wines will be available at each event but concert-goers are also able to bring their own food and non-alcoholic beverages.