Gap Filler Dance-O-Mat

Mon - Sun 8.00am - 10.00pm

265 Gloucester St

If it’s a good enough dance floor for old Prince Charles and Camilla then it’s good enough for you too. Perhaps one of Gap Filler’s best known gap-filling projects, the Dance-o-Mat is a dance floor like no other. Reflecting the ever-changing nature of the Christchurch CBD, the Dance-o-Mat is a moveable dance floor that can be found on Gloucester Street.

Pop a $2 coin into an old Laundromat washing machine, plug in any device with a headphone jack or use Bluetooth to connect, and dance along to your favourite beats.  It'll get you a full 30 minutes of lighting and sound. Be sure to check the blackboard booking system before hitting the d-floor – you never know, you might be overrun by a whole group of line dancers! Best of all, at this outdoor dance destination, you can show off your best moves rain, hail or shine.

Popular with dancers young and old, experienced and inexperienced, solo or part of a group, anything goes at the Dance-o-Mat, whether it is break dancing or rock ‘n’ roll, the Gay Gordon or something a bit more interpretative. You’ll hear it before you see it.

Photography by Gap Filler (supplied)

Information not correct? Report an error

Location

265 Gloucester St

Nearby Places

The Margaret Mahy Family Playground

A tower at the Margaret Mahy playground.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
Stay and explore key icon. Wellbeing key icon.

If you have kids and are looking for a way to burn some energy in Christchurch’s city centre, look no further than the beloved Margaret Mahy Family Playground.

Similar Places

Movementor Pilates

An empty pilates studio.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
Stay and explore key icon. Wellbeing key icon.

Movementor is a well-known Pilates studio situated within the Beckenham hub at the corner of Christchurch’s Colombo and Tennyson Streets.

Christchurch Farmers Market

Flowers with the Christchurch Farmers Market in the background.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
Markets key icon.

One of the best food markets in Christchurch.

Tūranga

Harry Potter stairs at Turanga.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
Stay and explore key icon. Services key icon.

It’s not often that grand designs are plucked from the mind’s eye and brought to life. At Tūranga they are, every day.

Hinewai Reserve

A view of the ocean from the Banks Peninsula.
Place Christchurch & Canterbury
Stay and explore key icon.

Not far from the township of Akaroa (walking distance if you’re really game), lies an idyllic haven of regenerating native bush nestled in the wild south east corner...