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16° & SUNNY ON SUNDAY 16 DECEMBER IN AUCKLAND
By Concrete Playground
November 22, 2018
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    The Best Things to Do in Auckland This Weekend

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    By Concrete Playground
    November 22, 2018
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      • SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE

        This irreverent, kaleidoscopic delight is the best Spider-Man movie yet.

      • GHOST STREET DUMPLINGS

        A Ponsonby dumpling pop-up recreating the flavours of Beijing's famous late night food street.

      • CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?

        Melissa McCarthy is in career-best form in this fantastic and empathetic true tale about life, loneliness and literary fraud.

      • CLIMAX

        Gaspar Noé's latest film takes viewers on a trip into a memorable, manic and murderous all-night dance party.

      • BASEMENT CHRISTMAS MARKET DAY

        Bypass the mall for locally made gifts, self care treats and artistic crafts.

      • FEDERAL STREET CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL 2018

        A highly family-friendly Christmas street festival.

      • ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT AND DRINK AT THE YAKITORI HOUSE

        Buckle up, the inner city Japanese restaurant is hosting two bottomless feasts this December.

      • FREE YOGA

        Free bi-weekly lunchtime yoga classes from the beautiful people at Bikes & Bends.

      • CLAUS FOR A CAUSE

        A multi-venue gig spreading goodwill this Christmas season.

      • FAHRENHEIT 11/9

        Michael Moore returns to form with a bleak and unsettling take on the erosion of American democracy.

      • GHOST STORIES

        Martin Freeman stars in this stirring, impeccably staged British horror anthology.

      • CREED II

        Creed II ramps up the nostalgia in a story that's as much a family drama as it is a boxing movie.

      • LEAN ON PETE

        Director Andrew Haigh is at his empathetic best with this heartwrenching tale of a teenager and his horse.

      • A VERY BETHS XMAS PARTY

        New Zealand's latest indie sensations are back for a Christmas show with a cause.

      • ANNO DOMINI

        The rooftop event series returns for its fourth outing this summer. 

      • 19TH ANNUAL 24-HOUR MOVIE MARATHON

        The Mt Everest of viewing experiences returns.

      • RYDGES ROOFTOP SUMMER SERIES 2018

        Auckland's afternoon hotspot returns for 2018.

      • WIDOWS

        Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez and Elizabeth Debicki pack a punch in this stunning heist thriller from director Steve McQueen.

      • SUSPIRIA

        This glorious and gory remake of the 1977 original is a twitchy, witchy delight.

      • FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD

        This placeholder sequel contains very little movie magic.

      • THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER'S WEB

        Lisbeth Salander is back in this bland and routine instalment in the Dragon Tattoo franchise.

      • LITTLE CREATURES SUMMER POP-UP BAR

        A semi-permanent offering from Fremantle's best-known beer makers.

      • POP-UP GLOBE 2018

        The full-scale replica of the second Globe Theatre returns to Auckland with more battles, more blood and its most controversial season yet.

      • WORK DO

        Basement Theatre's annual Christmas show is back for a star-studded tenth run.

      • ASAHI AKAI DOA

        Step behind K' Road's red door for a decision-less dining experience that will surprise and delight the senses.

      • CARVING WATER, PAINTING VOICE

        A collaborative exhibition exploring human migration and identity.

      • CHAMBERLAIN FRIED CHICKEN UNLIMITED LUNCH

        Your finger licking dreams have finally come true.

      • IRIS, IRIS, IRIS

        A multi-part installation exploring the diverse meanings of the word 'iris'.

      • SECRET WORLD OF BUTTERFLIES

        A glimpse into the world of the fascinating and beautiful insects.

      • BOTTOMLESS BRUNCH AT THE LULA INN

        Free-flowing mid-morning beverages every weekend.

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