Upcoming events around Auckland
POP-UP GLOBE SEASON 3
Thursday 7 December - Thursday 1 March
Based on the performance tradition of 1614, the King's Company are Pop-up Globe’s resident all-male company of actors and musicians, drawn from around the world. Working with international theatre experts and creatives, they will transport you four hundred years into the past for the extraordinary experience of seeing Shakespeare’s plays performed in the space for which they were written.
PARNELL FARMERS' MARKET
Saturday 24 February
Think fresh. Think local. Think delicious produce brought to you by the producers themselves at this genuine community farmers' market.
Parnell Farmers' Market is open every Saturday from 8am to 12noon at the Jubilee Building car park at 545 Parnell Road, Parnell between the library and Auckland War Memorial Museum.
AUCKLAND FRINGE FESTIVAL
Tuesday 20 February - Sunday 4 March
Auckland Fringe is a feistily independent open-access arts festival which runs in Auckland for a summery two weeks kicking off in late February. Open to anyone who wants to be involved, Fringe is all about inclusivity, celebration of otherness and having a dang good time in this wonderful city of ours.
HEINEKEN URBAN POLO
Saturday 24 February
The coolest urban sporting & social event the Heineken Urban Polo will return to Remuera's Shore Road Reserve on Saturday 24 February 2018!
Tuesday 27 February 2018 - Saturday 3 March 2018
Joining Bruno Mars as special guest is none other than DUA LIPA.
AUCKLAND LANTERN FESTIVAL
Thursday 1 March - Sunday 4 March
Come and enjoy New Zealand’s largest Chinese festival, celebrating the new Year of the Dog, in the Auckland Domain.
AUCKLAND ARTS FESTIVAL
Thursday 8 March - Sunday 25 March
Spanning theatre, dance, music, comedy and visual arts, get ready for a non-stop showcase of New Zealand and international acts at Auckland Arts Festival 2018.
THE PIANO: THE BALLET
Thursday 8 March - Saturday 10 March
Drawing on the rich inspiration of The Piano, the Royal New Zealand Ballet is honoured to stage the world premiere of this new full-length dance work by Jiří Bubeníček.
Saturday 24 March - Sunday 25 March
Two Grammy Awards, six billion YouTube views, 70 million online followers, hundreds of thousands of tickets sold across four Australian and New Zealand tours, and a firm foothold on the top of our album and single charts: Ed Sheeran needs no introduction.