Join the festivities in Tāmaki Makaurau

Auckland’s festive season is calling, so come join the fun and frivolity. From a uniquely Kiwi light show on the bridge, to lights and decorations twinkling in the city centre and parks across the region, you’re bound to find your special festive cheer on the map below.

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From 20 Dec
Festive 20 Dec 2021

Extension to Silo Park

There's more of Silo park to love this summer, with new interactive play equipment for everyone to enjoy.

15 Dec
Festive 15 Dec 2021

Coast Christmas Singalong

Coast FM’s Toni, Jase and Sam host a Christmas singalong with Jackie Clarke, APO’s Brass Quartet, Modern Māori Quartet, The Auckland Gospel Choir and more.

Festive 14 Dec 2021

Amey Daldy Park pump station mural

A new mural in Wynyard Quarter celebrates our native birds.

13-25 Dec
Festive 13 Dec 2021

Te Ara I Whiti - The Lightpath

The vibrant inner city cycleway will feature a special festive season lighting show which can be enjoyed on foot or by bike from 8pm each evening.

Festive 9 Dec 2021

It’s the most wonderful time of the year

After the lockdown blues of the past year, some jolly old cheer is top of everyone’s Christmas list as the pohutakawa begin to bloom and Santa prepares to head into town.

8-19 Dec
Festive 8 Dec 2021

Summer in the Square: Tap Tap Takahē

A sneaky Takahē needs your help to fill Aotea Square with festive treats. Use your smartphone to choose a digital gift for Takē to unwrap on the big screen.

1- 29 Dec
Festive 1 Dec 2021

Summer in the Square: Aotea Square Christmas tree.

Aotea Square is merry with the arrival of the Auckland Live Christmas tree. Snap a holiday selfie while getting your shopping done in the heart of the city.

7 Nov - 10 Jan
Festive 7 Nov 2021

Angels in Elliott Street

Look up as you’re wandering Elliott Street and see Christmas angels strung between the beautiful trees which line the shared space.