Christmas Parades & Festivals

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

Wynyard Christmas Quarter

An array of fun family events this summer with plenty of food, goodies, music, crafts and a whole lot of surprises along the way.

Orewa Beach Series

Keep fit and have fun this summer. Choose to take part in the run, ocean swim or stand-up paddle event options each week night.

Lee Mingwei and His Relations: The Art of Participation

Unique participatory experiences by one of the world’s most engaging international contemporary artists.

Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park 2016

Gather your friends and family for a magical evening of free entertainment and fabulous fireworks.

Free Music Lineup at Summer in the Square

Check out Auckland Live's free December music lineup in Aotea Square for Summer in the Square.

Silo Park Summer Programme

Silo Park’s community of good times is here for the summer with Silo Markets, Silo Cinema and more.

WIN TICKETS: St Jerome's Laneway Festival

With a bold selection of contemporary icons and emerging game-changers, we’re amped for Auckland Anniversary Day at Albert Park precinct.

WIN TICKETS: Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvellous Medicine

Expect lots of fun, laughter and mischief at this unexpectedly wicked and wonderful classic.

Out & About – Art in the Park

Free creative fun in your local park with the Out & About team.

Auckland Live Summer in the Square

Auckland’s biggest backyard party returns as Aotea Square transforms for Auckland Live Summer in the Square.

Dinosaurs in the Gardens

Step back in time and come face to face with New Zealand’s prehistoric dinosaurs at the Auckland Botanic Gardens.

Out & About – Story Time in the Park

The magic of story time is brought into the park, with music, stories and fun.

WIN TICKETS: The Opening Night Before Christmas

A small town community theatre group has just 24 hours to rehearse their show, and get it ready for opening night.