Events

Check out what’s happening in Auckland’s central city. Browse current and upcoming events, from concerts and gigs to sporting events and spectacular shows.

Editor's Pick:The Body Laid Bare
Check out Auckland Art Gallery's major exhibition for 2017, from 18 March to 16 July. 
Auckland Fair Ceramics
Editor's Pick:Auckland Fair 2017
Don't miss the upcoming June Auckland Fair as it will be the last one ever.
Kapa Haka
 From 10 June to 2 July, discover the rich history of the...

Most viewed Events

  • The Lions Series 2017 Showed Live at Queens Wharf Fanzone
    Queens Wharf Auckland Fanzone
    Mix with fellow rugby fans, share the buzz of the Series at the Queens Wharf Auckland Fanzone, and...
    22 Jun 2017 to 08 Jul 2017
  • West Side Story
    An international award-winning production of West Side Story is set to electrify Auckland audiences...
    22 Jun 2017 to 30 Jun 2017
  • Aoyea Square Ice Rink
    Aotea Square Ice Rink
    A must-do activity in the Auckland events calendar​, the Aotea Square Ice Rink is back for winter...
    16 Jun 2017 to 23 Jul 2017
    Lovebites
  • The Simon & Garfunkel Story NZ Tour
    The UK production of The Simon & Garfunkel Story returns to Auckland for one night only.
    23 Jul 2017
  • Kapa Haka
    Matariki Festival 2017 in Central Auckland
     From 10 June to 2 July, discover the rich history of the Māori world and take part in numerous...
  • Rec

    A music club and record store that puts the music in the right place. 

  • Daniel Malone, Floor Piece 2006, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 2012
    18 Jun 2016 to 26 Nov 2017
    The Subject in the Land Curated by Natasha Conland

    An exhibition exploring how individuals have inflected history, especially its genres of...

  • Ralph Hotere, Black Cerulean 1999, Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 1999
    18 Jun 2016 to 26 Nov 2017
    Time: Connecting Past and Future Curated by Nigel Borell

    In its constant state of transformation time is implicitly linked to narratives of the past and the...

  • Allen Maddox, A Shot for Matakaoa 1987, Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, 2008
    27 Aug 2016 to 02 Jul 2017
    X Marks the Spot: Histories Negotiated

    An exhibition about historical connections to land in New Zealand

  • 22 Jun 2017 to 30 Jun 2017
    West Side Story

    An international award-winning production of West Side Story is set to electrify Auckland audiences...

  • Where to park in the central city

    Planning a trip into the central city? Check out our top tips for where to park, plus see special...

  • Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical

    Roald Dahl's classic children's story is set to arrive at The Civic. 

  • Bill Frisell: a Portrait
    Bill Frisell: A Portrait

    The perfect balance of talking heads and sustained performance, Emma Franz’s documentary delivers...

  • A Ghost Story
    A Ghost Story

    A simple story told with the simplest means, A Ghost Story tracks the progress of a ghost who can’t...

  • Kim Dotcom
    Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web

    As Annie Goldson’s impressively detailed documentary clearly sets out the battle between Dotcom and...

  • Lady Macbeth
    Lady Macbeth

    Florence Pugh is mesmerising as she transmutes from nervous bride to femme fatale in this bracing...

  • The Lost City of Z
    The Lost City of Z

    Charlie Hunnam makes a commanding flawed hero as British Amazon explorer Percy Fawcett in a...

  • My Year woth Helen
    My Year with Helen

    With unique access to high-ranking candidate Helen Clark, filmmaker Gaylene Preston casts a wry eye...

  • The Untamed
    The Untamed

    Love triangle drama and erotic bio-sci-fi thrills meet in a truly bizarre exploration of oppressive...

  • Spookers
    Spookers

    In this funny and improbably charming documentary Florian Habicht looks behind the curtain to show...