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Events 2018

Pasifika Festival

Pasifika Festival

Auckland boasts the world's largest Polynesian population, and celebrates the art, culture, and lifestyle of this vibrant native community with the annual Pasifika Festival. The festival opens on Friday evening with a concert showcasing talented Polynesian music artists. On Saturday the entertainment continues with...  see full details

Yacht Race

Auckland Anniversary Regatta

Being known as the 'City of Sails,' Auckland is recognised as a yachtsman's paradise, so it is no surprise to discover that its annual official Regatta is the biggest one-day Regatta in the world. This historic event was first held in September 1840...  see full details

New Zealand comedian Jemaine Clement

NZ International Comedy Festival

Some of the best and brightest comedians from the international circuit join some of New Zealand's top acts for over three weeks of comedy madness. ...  see full details

Fashion Show

New Zealand Fashion Week

International fashion buyers and writers descend on Auckland during October each year to celebrate in grand style the unique indigenous-inspired collections of New Zealand's talented designers. About 50 designers show their collections at this major event. Some shows are open to the general public,...  see full details