Things to do in Auckland

From restaurants and bars, to shopping and international events, we are spoilt for choice with things to do in Auckland’s central city.

Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter
Editor's Pick:Silo Park
Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter has a great playground to take the kids, or just wander the waterfront and enjoy being...
Art Art Gallery
Editor's Pick:Auckland Art Gallery
History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. NZ’s largest visual arts experience and is home to a series...
Editor's Pick:Britomart
For the hungry, the thirsty or the restless, Britomart is alive with eating and drinking options at any hour of the day.

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  • Basement Theatre Spring Season

    Whether you’re an early bird or a night owl, a bar fly or a flying-by, there's a live theatre ...

  • Artweek exhibitions - Auckland Art events - Heart of the City
    Five must see art exhibitions

    These must-see art exhibitions on show in galleries (and one construction site!) during Artweek ...

  • Late Night Art as part of Artweek Auckland
    Late Night Art

    Enjoy Late Night Art in the Heart of the City on Tuesday 10 October from 5pm to 9pm. 

  • streetARTdego_Khartoum Place

    A Micro-festival of Food, Music & Art in the central city as part of Late Night Art during...

  • City Art Walks as part of Artweek Auckland
    City Art Walks

    Explore diverse forms of art and creative expression in the city's streets, squares and laneways in...

  • Miss Clawdy
    Miss Clawdy

    Inspired by a 1952 New Orleans hit single, ‘Lawdy Miss Clawdy’, the new place on the block feeds...

  • The Conservatory

    The Conservatory at North Wharf is a wine bar, cocktail bar and restaurant with a relaxed,...

  • Calling all Photographers
    Calling all Photographers!

    Your Waterfront are inviting keen photographers with a passion for telling stories to join Your...

  • High Tea Hotel Debrett
    High Tea at Hotel DeBrett

    Every Saturday and Sunday from 3 - 5pm, for just $55 per person. Includes a glass of Cloudy Bay...

  • Fashion Offers - Jaya's picks

    Check out some of the great 10 Days of Fashion in the City offers. 

  • Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter
    Silo Park

    Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter has a great playground to take the kids, or just wander the waterfront...

  • lululemon athletica
    lululemon athletica

    Lululemon athletica specialises in “technical athletic apparel for yoga, running, dancing and most...

  • Baduzzi

    The Sicilian word for 'meatballs,' Baduzzi is the latest collaboration between Michael Dearth,...

  • Sunday Roast at Ostro
    Sunday Roast at Ostro

    Treat yourself to a hearty meal with spectacular views at Ostro this Sunday. 

  • Twenty One - SKYCITY
    twentyone - SKYCITY

    A sophisticated, luxurious bar where you can sip a gorgeous cocktail and dance the night away to...

  • Brothers Beer City Works Depot
    Brothers Beer

    With over 200 beers on offer, this is a must-visit for craft beer lovers. 

  • Tempo Dance Festival

    Bringing dance and movement to the city centre with works by Limbs Dance Company, Louise Potiki...

  • Ebisu

    Ebisu offers something new, a sophisticated twist on the traditional Japanese izakaya style of...

  • New Central City Dining 2015
    Our Favourite New Dining In 2015

    Check out the eateries and bars that blew us away this year. 

  • Your Favourite Bars
    Your Top 10 Bars

    We asked, you answered!