Farmers Santa Parade

Sun 29 Nov. Free family entertainment with grand floats, colourful costumes, amazing characters and Santa of course.

Sculpture in the Gardens

A 2km trail of sculptures by top New Zealand artists at the Auckland Botanic Gardens this summer.

Grey Lynn Park Festival

The Grey Lynn Park Festival is an annual gathering at Grey Lynn Park. Everyone is welcome and it's free.

Sweetpea and Spring Flower Show

Sweetpea and Springflower Show with world renowned Sweetpea expert Dr Keith Hammett QSM.

Jonah Lomu – Aho Faka Famili (Day of the Family)

Pasifika communities will pay traditional tributes to Jonah Lomu at a unique celebration of his life in Manukau on Saturday 28 November.

Christmas Parades & Festivals

Christmas parades, carol-singing events and festivals across the Auckland region.

Remembering Jonah – Official Memorial Service

A public service will be held on Monday 30 November from 1pm to 3pm at Eden Park to farewell Jonah Lomu and celebrate his life.

Albert-Eden Schools Cultural Festival

Albert-Eden’s cultural diversity will be celebrated at the Albert-Eden Schools Cultural Festival.

Federal Street Festival

This free event features live entertainment and pop-ups of the street’s signature restaurants and bars.

Māngere East Festival

Eat, play, laugh with entertainment, food, activities, and sport tournaments.

Win tickets: ASB Classic

Superstars Jo Wilfried-Tsonga and Venus Williams headline the new ASB Classic.

Win tickets: ASB Auckland Seafood Festival

Delicious seafood dishes, demos from top chefs, live music and entertainment on Auckland's waterfront.

Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show

Auckland Art Gallery presents a bright and vibrant exhibition of contemporary NZ painting from 21 Kiwi artists.

Hanukah in the Park

Join Auckland’s Jewish community on Sunday 13 December to celebrate the festival of Hanukah in Albert Park.