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              • Church Road's Feast of Five

                You've probably never done a wine tasting like this before.


              • Matariki ki Poneke Festival

                It's the first time the country gets to mark Matariki with a public holiday, so celebrate with one of these exciting events happening around the capital.


              • Maggie Marilyn Winter Pop-Up

                Available by appointment only, this elevated shopping experience allows shoppers to browse the racks of Marilyn's new collection while enjoying pastries, hot coffee and mulled wine.


              • TEEKS With the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

                Performing over three nights in the stunning surroundings of the St James Theatre, this collaberation between two of Aotearoa's most talented musical acts is not to be missed.


              • Men

                'Ex Machina' and 'Annihilation' filmmaker Alex Garland returns with a #MeToo horror film that's both blatant and piercing.


              • Wellington Zoo Welcome Weekends

                Nab an adult pass to the zoo for less than the cost of a coffee.


              • The Garden Hotel Bottomless Brunch

                This weekend bottomless brunch includes any menu item and unlimited beverages.


              • Nude Tuesday

                Spoken only in gibberish, and unafraid to bare all, this New Zealand sex comedy starring Jackie van Beek, Jemaine Clement and Damon Herriman is revelatory several times over.


              • Elvis

                Baz Luhrmann's take on the king of rock 'n' roll is a sprawling, exhilarating spectacle, as led by an exceptional Austin Butler in the pompadour and jumpsuits.


              • Yes Way Frosé

                Stay warm by the toasty fireplace while you sink icy alcoholic slushies — topped with bottomless sweet treats.


              • Koha Yoga

                Exercise your mind, body and soul (and support the local community) for pocket change.


              • Yes Way Frosé

                Stay warm by the toasty fireplace while you sink icy alcoholic slushies — topped with bottomless sweet treats.


              • Matariki ki Poneke Festival

                It's the first time the country gets to mark Matariki with a public holiday, so celebrate with one of these exciting events happening around the capital.


              • Matarau

                Don't miss this timely exhibition which explores the role art has in helping us navigate turbulent times.


              • Paper Pals Aotearoa

                Wellington's CBD has just gotten got a heck of a lot cuter.


              • Yes Way Frosé

                Stay warm by the toasty fireplace while you sink icy alcoholic slushies — topped with bottomless sweet treats.


              • Matarau

                Don't miss this timely exhibition which explores the role art has in helping us navigate turbulent times.


              • Paper Pals Aotearoa

                Wellington's CBD has just gotten got a heck of a lot cuter.


              • Glen Hayward: Wish You Were Here

                Glen Hayward's new exhibition asks the question: just because it's in a gallery, does that make it art?


              • Nude Tuesday

                Spoken only in gibberish, and unafraid to bare all, this New Zealand sex comedy starring Jackie van Beek, Jemaine Clement and Damon Herriman is revelatory several times over.


              • Wellington Zoo Welcome Weekends

                Nab an adult pass to the zoo for less than the cost of a coffee.


              • Gnocchi Gnights

                Because what better way to celebrate Thursday than with a big, cheesy bowl of pillowy potato goodness?


              • Bubbles and Brunch

                With a spread of delicious pastries, fruit platters, cheeses and cocktails, St Johns' new brunch series is set to turn any Saturday into a special occasion.


              • Paintvine: After Dark

                Stay hydrated between brush strokes.


              • Koha Yoga

                Exercise your mind, body and soul (and support the local community) for pocket change.


              • Wellington Zoo Welcome Weekends

                Nab an adult pass to the zoo for less than the cost of a coffee.


              • Bubbles and Brunch

                With a spread of delicious pastries, fruit platters, cheeses and cocktails, St Johns' new brunch series is set to turn any Saturday into a special occasion.


              • Koha Yoga

                Exercise your mind, body and soul (and support the local community) for pocket change.


              • Zealandia Day Tours

                Get out of the house and into a much-needed dose of nature, accompanied by birdsong from native creatures like takahē, kākā and little spotted kiwi.


              • TEEKS With the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

                Performing over three nights in the stunning surroundings of the St James Theatre, this collaberation between two of Aotearoa's most talented musical acts is not to be missed.


            Trending Bars and Restaurants

            KISA

            Starting as a pop-up last year, Kisa is now a permanent fixture on Cuba Street, offering mezze plates of delicious smoky flavours.

            195 Cuba Street
            Wellington
            T +64 21 449 820

            PETRA CAFé

            Come for the shawarma, stay for the Turkish coffee.

            114 Cuba Street
            Wellington
            T +64 210 768 854

            NIGHT FLOWER

            A bar for the most elite, expensive and exclusive to hide away for an evening.

            55 Ghuznee Street
            Wellington
            T +64 21 503 732

            GRAZE WINE BAR

            With only 22 seats and a menu showcasing locally sourced and sustainable eats, this new neighbourhood wine bar is the place to bring a date, a friend, or a good book.

            95 Upland Road
            Wellington

            BIRDCAGE

            Head down the rabbit hole on Dixon Street to find this dark and moody cocktail bar.

            38 Dixon Street
            Wellington

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