Canterbury Folk Festival

A Family Festival of Music

Festival catering

Country Feasts is a family owned catering business started by Kathy and Red Dawson along with Marian and Holder Frey, in 2002. Along with their children they have grown the business where they now cater all around Canterbury catering special events, weddings, sports catering, birthdays and business parties.

They pride themselves in personalised service. All meats are provided by their leading local butcher. Salads are made daily using fresh locally sourced produce. Renowned for our generous portions there will be plenty for your guests with no compromise on quality or presentation.



Important Dates:
Pre-weekend bookings close on Tuesday 27 March, following this cash door sales are available. If you have a booking inquiry please email
2018 Performer applications are now closed.

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Thank you for your interest in the Canterbury Folk Music Festival. If you require any additional information about the event or how to apply, please contact us:

Canterbury Folk Music Festival
P O Box 964, Christchurch 8140
ph: 027-454-3885