Nadi Bula Festival Program

2017 Samsung S8 Bula Festival supported By Digicel

July 22 to July 29, 2017

Theme: Climate Change – Transition Begins with You

Miss Bula 2017 will fly to Australia/New Zealand with courtesy of our International Airline – Fiji Airways

Friday 21nd July 2017

Pre Bula Night — Go Local with homegrown artists from 6pm – 10pm.

Tickets are sold at the grounds – $5 for adults and $2 for children – sponsored by Go Local

Saturday 22nd July 2017

Note: Semifinals of the Fiji National Rugby League club will be held at Ground 2 and 3 at Prince Charles Park (7am to 3pm)

Reggae Band Soul Majestic Performs at 12am – 2pm Tickets will be sold —$2 flat

CHILDREN’S FUN DAY (9am to 12pm)

Assemble at Temple End (12.00pm)

March led by the Police Band/ Sangam College (1pm)

Arrive at Prince Charles Park (2pm)

Chief Guest seated with Contestants (2:20pm)

Police Band display followed by Marching Girls (2:40pm to 3pm)


Bollywood Night Program – Opening July 22, 2017 – Gate Opens at 4.30pm

Entertainment – Local Bagrah Group (6pm)

Arrival of the Chief Guest – Minister for Women and Children (6:50pm)

* MC invites President NBFT to escort Chief Guest to Main Stage (7pm)

* Garlanding of Chief Guest (7:05pm)

* Welcoming Speech by Trustee Sushila Ramesh (7:05pm)

* Introduction of Chief Guest by NBFT-Trustee Titilia Vuataki (7:10pm)

* Opening Speech by Chief Guest (7.20pm)

* Lighting of Bula Torch (7:25pm)

* Chief Guest escorted to VIP Sitting (7.45pm)

* Introduction of 2017 Bula Contestants (8.00pm)

* Contestants (Signature) Items (8:20pm)

* Chief Guest and Executives Dinner (8.30pm)

* Entertainment (9.40pm)

Tickets sold at $3Adults and $1 child.

Sunday 23 July 2017

Gospel Fest (4:30pm -8:30pm)

— Contestants to be at Prince Charles Park by 5:00pm

Monday 24 July, 2017

Oratory Contest at Charles Park (8am to 12pm) – Proudly Sponsored By Westpac

Tour and lunch for contestants at the Tanoa International (12pm to 2.30pm)

Youth Night (6.30pm to10.30pm).

Prince Charles Park

Proudly Sponsored by: Coca-cola Amatil Limited

Tickets sold at the grounds – $2Adult and $1 child.

Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Pacifika (Nesian) Night (6pm)

Bula queen Talent Show (8pm to 10pm)

Talent Show Public Judging

Proudly Sponsored by – Queens Lunch – Radisson Blu Resort

Tickets sold at the grounds – $2Adult and $1 child

Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Opening of Women’s Craft Show at Nair Dais x 3days (8am to 5pm)

Proudly Sponsored by PPSEAWA Fiji Queens Lunch – Marriot Fiji Momi Bay

Bula Khahani (High School students) (6.30pm to 10.00pm)

Prince Charles Park 1st Public Judging

Proudly Sponsored by: Blue Energy- Hilton Resort & SPA

Tickets sold at the grounds – $2Adults and $1 child

Thursday 27 July, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Baby Show at Bula Auditorium (8am to 12.30pm)

Lunch at Air Terminal Services


Proudly Sponsored By: Jacks of Fiji – Tickets sold at the grounds – $5Adults/$2 child

Friday 28 July, 2017 — Pricilla Queens Of The Dessert

Priscilla Night (6.30pm to 10pm)

Tickets sold at the grounds – $5A/$2C

Proudly Sponsored by: Fiji Gas

Saturday 29 July, 2017 Closing of Festival

— Contestant morning tea with Digicel (Loloma Home) (8am to 10am).


Assemble at Temple End (1:45pm)

March led by St Thomas and Sangam College, (Natabua TBA) ( 3pm)

Arrive @ Prince Charles Park (4pm)

Invited Guest Seated with Contestant’s (4:30pm)

RFMF Band Display followed by Marching Girls (4:35pm)

Crowning of Miss Samsung S8 Bula Festival supported by DIGICEL and Miss Personality by Regional Sales Manager West – Ms Florence Eyre

Miss Photogenic and Miss Creative Talents (5pm)

Prizes Distribution for float winners (5:20pm)

Entertainment by Rubber Band and Eduopia Youth Band

Break and Entertainment

Night Program of Official Closing

Entertainment Starts

Arrival of Chief Guest (TBA) (6:45pm)

* Members to form a guard of honor for arrival of Chief Guest (Escorted by Trustees/VPS and executive members

* MC invites girls For garlanding (7pm)

* MC invites NBFT for Welcoming speech (7:05pm)

* Introduction of Chief Guest by- NBFT Executive (7:20pm)

* Speech by Chief Guest (7.25pm)

* Chief Guest escorted to VIP Stand (7.35pm)

* Vote Of Thanks By NBFT Secretary – Ms. Salome Williams (7.40pm)

* Entertainment by Sabeto Kids Club (

* Introduction of 2017 Contestants (8pm)

* Crowning of 1st runner up and Ms. Charity (8.15pm)

* Crowning of 2017 Miss Samsung S8 Bula Festival Supported by Digicel Queen, 1st and 2nd runner up crowned by Chief Guest -Mr. Darren Mclean (8.20pm)

* Entertainment continues (9.30 pm)

* The Nadi Bula Festival Ball will be held at Novotel Nadi. Tickets are selling at $40 per person.

Limited tickets are available for the ball night. Should you wish to purchase tickets please contact the Nadi Bula Office.

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