New sounds emerge from Central City Library basement for Music Month
This is the second year of an Auckland Council programme called Ka Mua Ka Muri Te Iho Auaha. Named after a Māori proverb meaning walking backwards into the future, the premise is that knowing where you came from can help you know where you’re going.
Events across the region
Discover what's on near you and across the region this summer, from live music to movies, sports, family fun and more.
Sizzling summer evening entertainment here for all Aucklanders
Auckland Council is pleased to announce the latest season of both Music in Parks and Movies in Parks for this summer, brining free concerts and movie screenings to a park near you.
Auckland a finalist for Best Global Music City Award
Auckland City of Music | Tāmaki Makaurau Pā Puoro is a finalist for Best Global Music City at the 3rd Annual Music Cities Awards. This follows on from last year’s win as Best Global Music Office.
Top youth talent to shine in town hall for the first time
Auckland’s best young talent will compete for top honours in the Auckland Town Hall for the first time ever. The final 26 emerged after the semifinals of Auckland Council’s Stand Up Stand Out (SUSO) talent competition took place over last weekend.
Auckland’s top young talent battle for school pride
Top young talent from across the Tāmaki Makaurau region are competing this weekend in the semi-finals of Stand Up Stand Out (SUSO)
Local Board supports summer events on Aotea
Two popular summer events on the motu have received a funding boost from Aotea / Great Barrier Local Board.
Board supports Pride vision
Manurewa local Board is helping support Brown Pride, a group dedicated to making a difference for South Auckland youth.,
APO | The Trusts Community Foundation Opera in Concert | Die Tote Stadt
The New Zealand premiere of Die Tote Stadt will be, quite simply, one of this country’s artistic highlights of 2023.
Orewa Artisan Market
Come along, and browse the stalls; you will find something unique, something for yourself or a gift for someone else.
Free Organ Concert Series
Head to the Auckland Town Hall for performances on the iconic Auckland Town Hall Organ on selected Sundays.
Matariki Festival 2023
Celebrate the Māori new year in Tāmaki Makaurau with Matariki Festival.
APO | Matariki with Troy Kingi
Celebrate Matariki with an inspiring night of musical fusion.
Te Karanga A Hape
Join us with family, friends, and colleagues for a fulsome programme of music, art, fashion, performance, workshops, and delightful kai!
APO | Bayleys Great Classics: Might & Majesty
With its infectious blend of romance and gypsy vivacity, this will be a treat.
Come From Away – The Broadway Musical
This ground-breaking musical tells a remarkable real-life story of the kindness and spirit of humanity that ensued in the face of crisis.