• SMASH PALACE

    Judged New Zealand's Best Music Entertainment Venue

     

    Opening Hours:

    Tuesday 4pm-10pm

    Wednesday 4pm-10pm

    Thursday 4pm-11pm

    Friday 4pm - 11pm

    Saturday 2pm - 2am

    Sunday 3pm - 8pm

    Closed Monday

  • WHAT'S HAPPENING ?

    Plenty of great times to be had at Smash Palace!

     

    Every Tuesday 7-9pm - PUB CHOIR GISBORNE - all welcome.

     

    Every Wednesday 7pm - HANDLE CLUB DRAW

     

    Every Thursday night from 7pm - 11pm - BUILD-A-BAND .... motivate your muso mates or just turn up - everything's set up ready to go. Let's jam ! FREE ENTRY

     

    Friday February 26th - Welcome to Smashville - DAN SHARP - 7pm Free Entry - find out more here.

     

    Saturday February 27th - Welcome to Smashville - SAM BARTELLS with TIM PRIER - 9pm $15+bf presale - find out more here.

     

    Friday March 5th - T-BONEZ - 7pm Free Entry.

     

    Saturday March 6th - VIVO! Musica Y Baile - a celebration of Latino Culture with CLOWN'S KISS + BATACUDA + THAIGO + CHINO + DJ JOSE - find out more here.

     

    Friday March 12th - THE ASHES - 8pm $10 door.

     

    Saturday March 13th - Massively Metallica HARBINGER Metallica Tribute - find out more here.

     

    Friday March 19th - PULL DOWN THE SUN album release tour + UNI-FI - find out more here.

     

    Saturday March 20th - THE ASHES - 9pm $10 door.

     

    Friday March 26th - THE BIG BLUES UP Day 1 - RICH ALEXANDER + KILLING FLOOR + THE BLUES BUTLERS + ERU TAMANUI - find out more here.

     

    Saturday March 27th - THE BIG BLUES UP Day 2 - BRILLEAUX + ERNIE J WHITE + BRIDGE STREET BAND + 90 DAYS + THE RABBITS - find out more here.

     

    Sunday March 28th = THE BIG BLUES UP Day 3 - BRILLEAUX (acoustic) + BBQ LUNCH + BUILD-A-BLUES BAND JAM - find out more here.

     

    Saturday April 3rd - Gisborne Beer Festival Afterparty - THE SEARCH + THE RABBITS - 7pm $10 door.

     

     

     

  • About Us

    Smash Palace is all about good times with great live music, delicious drinks + food and awesome locals. It's also a function venue like no other !

    Live Music

    The Home of Live Music in Gisborne - and judged the Best Music Entertainment Venue in New Zealand !

    For the past 25 years, Smash Palace has been pumping out the hottest live sounds with acts like Head Like A Hole, The D4, Ladi6, Jordan Luck Band, Paua, as well as local heroes Skankamelia, The Nervous Surgeons and Uni-Fi to name a few turning on huge nights for music lovers.

     

    Tuesday nights from 7 we get carried away with Pub Choir Gisborne singing up a storm - its free to join and you get a free singing lesson !

    Thursday nights from 7 are a regular live music "must-do" as Gizzy's finest muso's and guests "Build-A-Band" - jamming up a storm.

     

    When sunny days are here we use the outdoor stage, but otherwise the indoor stage at Smash Palace is pumping every Saturday night !

     

    Find out why Smash Palace was judged the Best Music Entertainment Venue at the 2016 Hospitality NZ Awards !

  • Menu

    We’re ready to take your order.

    Drinks Menu

    Something to keep you going ....

    Whatever you fancy.

    Food Menu

    Something to fill the gap ....

    Great Pub Food.

  • SMASH PEOPLE

    He tangata, he tangata, he tangata ...

    Darryl Monteith

    Publican

    Your host is well known around Gisborne as a musician and supporter of the arts. Dad to Maia, Jasmine and Jackson and Papa to Isla, he shares a life with their understanding mother and Nana Kerry.

     

    A squash and football playing (Smash Palace Shockers) kombi enthusiast, he likes to grow, cook and eat food.

     

     

    Dash - RIP

    ex-Cat in Charge

    We all miss her.

    Stephen

    MacGyver

    The smiley guy who can put his hand to almost anything. King of the dress-ups and now a married man.

    Laura

    The Other Simpson

    Intrepid world traveller and all-round good sort ....for a fussy eater !

    Shivaughan

    Foxy

    Satanic pixie or corpse bride ? All we know is she cooks a mean feed and pours a pretty pint !

    Leave her alone - she's a married woman !

  • GET IN TOUCH

    Stay in touch.

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    Smash Palace Page

     

    Phone

     

     

    0274 844580 / 06 8677769

     

     

    Email

     

     

    Smash Palace email

     

     

    Smash TV

     

     

    Smash Palace Youtube

     

     

  • FIND SMASH PALACE

    Smash Palace is easy to find at 24 Banks Street Gisborne - we're not far from the beach at Midway in Gisborne's Industrial Subdivision ... so make as much noise as you like !

     

    Need a sober driver ? Call Dial a Dad on 027 611 2827.