Christmas Parades & Festivals

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

ABC: Decorative Initials and Alphabets

Learn your ABC’s this summer at a fun new exhibition at Auckland’s Central City Library.

Grey Lynn Park Festival

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

Hudson and Halls Live

Before Masterchef there was Hudson and Halls.

Sculpture in the Gardens

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

Federal Street Festival

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

Farmers Santa Parade

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

Māngere East Festival

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

Dare to Explore – Summer Reading Programme

Dare to Unlock the Secret is this year's free Dare to Explore summer reading programme at Auckland Libraries for children aged 5-13.

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.

Hanukah in the Park

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

Urbanesia 2015

An expression of modern, urban Pasifika arts and culture in a range of events across Auckland.

Show Me Shorts Film Festival

Top short films from New Zealand and around the world play in cinemas across the Auckland region.