• News

    Hawke's Bay's Roaming Light and Fire Experience Is Returning for Nine Nights

    The interactive walking experience will see animation, augmented reality, projection mapping and roaming performance art dotted across two kilometres.

  • Event

    Auckland Writers Festival 2021

    Tuesday, May 11 - Sunday, May 16, 2021

    Various Locations in Auckland, Auckland

    Seven days of ideas, readings, debates, stand-up poetry, literary theatre, children’s writers and free public events. 

  • Restaurant


    87 Federal Street, Auckland City

    You're truly spoiled for choice at this contemporary Chinese restaurant on Federal Street.

  • Event

    Priscilla Queen of the Desert: Interactive Movie Experience

    Saturday, May 8, 2021

    Westfield Newmarket, Auckland

    The fabulous Aussie drag queen film is heading back to the big screen.

  • Event

    Music, Lasers & Lights

    Tuesday, May 4, 2021, Tuesday, May 11, 2021, Tuesday, May 18, 2021 and Tuesday, May 25, 2021 

    Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, Auckland

    Stardome is serving up a 360-degree visual feast with musical accompaniment.

  • Event

    2021 NZ International Comedy Festival

    Friday, April 30 - Sunday, May 23, 2021

    Various Locations in Auckland, Auckland

    Side-splitting laughter will sweep the nation for three weeks this May.

  • News

    The French Film Festival Aotearoa Has Dropped Its 2021 Lineup

    With 21 formidable films on offer, including psychological thrillers, biographical dramas and a romantic comedy direct from Cannes.

  • News

    Chocstock Is a New Festival Entirely Dedicated to Craft Chocolate

    Learn about the bean-to-bar chocolate-making process — and then sit down for chocolate-infused beer and pizza.

  • Event

    The Culinary Crawl

    Saturday, July 31, 2021

    Various Locations in Auckland, Auckland

    Hop between three venues during this progressive dining experience.

  • News

    Six Auckland Bars with Games and Activities for When You Want to Do More Than Just Sit Around and Drink

    Tap your way through a mini golf bar, sip a shiraz over 'Scrabble' or try your hand at champagne-fuelled pétanque.

  • Event

    Eat Drink Love Ponsonby

    Saturday, May 1 - Sunday, May 30, 2021


    More than 50 of the neighbourhood's venues have jumped onboard to serve fixed-price dish and drink pairings.

  • News

    Brothers Is Now Serving Its Fresh Craft Beer and Low 'n' Slow Barbecue in Birkenhead

    The new opening is the brewery's first venue on Auckland's North Shore.

  • News

    Lewis Road Creamery Has Launched a Lactose-Free Version of Its Much-Loved Chocolate Milk

    The boutique dairy company has taken the moo out of its legendary chocolate milk.

  • Event

    Bottom's Up

    Saturday, May 1 - Monday, May 31, 2021

    Various Locations in Auckland, Auckland

    Head to these Auckland venues for all-you-can-eat nachos, cheeseburgers, waffles and pancakes.

  • News

    Kiwis Will Be Able to Travel to the Cook Islands Without Quarantining From Mid-May

    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Cook Islands Prime Minister Mark Brown confirmed the travel bubble this week.

  • Event

    Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction in Concert

    Saturday, July 10, 2021

    The Civic, Auckland

    Twist your socks off to the live soundtracks of Quentin Tarantino. 

  • News

    Documentary Edge Festival Has Dropped a Massive 83-Film Lineup for 2021

    The celebrated film festival is heading back to picture palaces with 83 feature-length and bite-sized flicks.

  • Event

    Dog Day 2021

    Sunday, May 2, 2021

    Onehunga War Memorial Pool and Leisure Centre, Auckland

    Onehunga War Memorial Pool is inviting adorable pooches to practise their diving, fetching and paddling.

  • News

    Ponsonby's Month-Long Restaurant Festival Is Serving Up More Than 50 Fixed-Price Menus for 2021

    More than 50 of the neighbourhood's venues have jumped onboard to serve up dish and drink pairings.

  • News

    Five Offbeat Auckland Bars Perfect for a Last-Minute Catch-Up

    Spice up your evening at a 1930s-inspired piano bar, a gothic rock and roll venue or a weekend hotspot.

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