As with any international City that has many exciting events and happenings Auckland is no different. You will find everything in this great little city from concerts to live music, sporting events, exhibitions, performing arts, festivals, markets, workshops and much much more.... there's something for everyone.

Some upcoming events... 

  • School Holidays - Check out Auckland City's website for our big list of things to do in Auckland these school holidays. 17th April - 4th May

Autumn School Holidays.

  • SKYCITY New Zealand Badminton Open   15-19 April 

SKYCITY New Zealand Badminton Open logo.

  • Coca-Cola Easter Show ASB Showgrounds (entry via Gate 2)  Free entry. With a massive line-up of entertainment, circus acts, rides and exhibits, plus an A&P Show that has been running for more than 160 years, the show has a special place in the hearts and minds of New Zealanders.The Coca-Cola Easter Show.

  • 2014 NZ International Comedy Festival24 April - 18 May 2014Various venues across Auckland

 2014 NZ International Comedy Festival.


  • The Waiheke International Jazz Festival is on this Easter - 18, 19 and 20 April, with three days of world-class music and entertainment. Four all-weather venues across Waiheke Island.

Waiheke International Jazz Festival.


  • Estuary Artworks 2014   Uxbridge Creative Centre
    35 Uxbridge Road, Howick.  14 March - 24 April  Free, donation appreciated

Estuary Artworks 2014.

  • ITM 500 Auckland 2014 (V8 Supercars)  Pukekohe Park Raceway, South Auckland. 24 - 27 April. For the full program.  



  • UNESCO International Jazz Day -  Wednesday 30 April  at the Auckland Museum,  The Domain. A host of local musicians explores Pacific themes in sync with this yearly celebration of jazz.

UNESCO International Jazz Day.


  • From the Summit - Hillary's Enduring Legacy Auckland Museum
    The Domain, Parnell. Until 4 May, 10am-5pm. Free 

From the Summit - Hillary's Enduring Legacy.