Local Events

Upcoming events around Auckland

Connecting you with what is happening across Tāmaki Makaurau.

PARNELL FARMERS' MARKET
Saturday 19 January

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.

ST. JEROME'S LANEWAY FESTIVAL
Monday 28 January

Featuring the most talked about, critically-acclaimed and best live acts in the world right now, the 2019 Laneway Festival - our tenth birthday! - is gonna be the hottest ticket in town.
PORTS OF AUCKLAND ANNIVERSARY 
Monday 28 January

Watch Auckland's Harbours come alive in one of the world's biggest one-day regattas!
PAWS IN PARNELL
Sunday 3 February

Paws in Parnell is back in February 2019, and to celebrate, on the first Sunday of the month, Heard Park will be the location of Auckland's only 'Pupstival' - There's no better way to celebrate summer solstice than with your pup!

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POP UP GLOBE SEASON FOUR
Running until 3 February

This season presents Shakespeare’s ultimate exploration into the abuse of power with romantic comedy The Taming of the Shrew, dark comedy Richard III, a timely production of controversial comedy Measure for Measure and the most famous play in the canon, Hamlet.

BARRY BUTTERWORTH MEMORIAL 
Saturday 9 February 

The fans love this race as they get to watch the faster guys and gals move their way from the back of the field to the front and it doesn’t always end well! This race will have the fans on the edge of their seats!

AUCKLAND LANTERN FESTIVAL
Thursday 14 February - Sunday 17 February

Be entertained and dazzled by hundreds of handmade Chinese lanterns, music and dance performances, martial arts demonstrations, traditional Chinese art and craft – there's a range of activities for all ages.
VODAFONE DERBY DAY
Saturday 2 March

Featuring the $1 million Group I Vodafone New Zealand Derby, fashions in the field, and a host of other races & entertainment in support, Vodafone Derby Day combines the best of everything Auckland Cup Week has to offer.

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS
Friday 8 March - Saturday 9 March 2019

Playing their first headline tour in more than six years, Red Hot Chili Peppers will bring their unique, funk rock signature sound and high-energy performances to New Zealand.
HOZIER
Sunday 28 April 2019

This will be Hozier’s first show in New Zealand since performing a sell out show here at Spark Arena in 2015.