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FEATURED EVENTS

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    • That Weekend 2023

      A four-stage festival complete with an on-site golf course and hot springs? Don't mind if we do.


    • Auckland Folk Festival 2023

      New Zealand's largest folk festival is making its post-COVID return.


    • Tár

      Cate Blanchett turns in another awards-worthy performance in this powerful, complicated and compelling drama about a cancelled conductor.


    • The Garden Hotel Bottomless Brunch

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


    • Rüdi's Bakehouse Pop-Up in Whangamata

      Now you can top off your morning beach walk with a twice-baked almond croissant and some damn good Eighthirty coffee.


    • Skinamarink

      Made for just $15,000 by a first-time filmmaker, this unsettling experimental horror flick will get inside your head.


    • Paper Pals Aotearoa

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


    • Zealandia Twilight Tours

      Escape rush hour by strolling through this eco-sanctuary — and spy native creatures like takahē, kākā and little spotted kiwi.


    • Broods' 'Space Island' New Zealand Tour 2023

      The country's favourite music siblings are coming back to Aotearoa for a nationwide tour next year.


    • Gnocchi Gnights

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


    • Gnocchi Gnights

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


    • 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.


    • Musical Punch Over Lunch

      Take your lunch away from the office — instead scoff it while enjoying a lineup of musical acts.


    • Paper Pals Aotearoa

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


    • Rüdi's Bakehouse Pop-Up in Whangamata

      Now you can top off your morning beach walk with a twice-baked almond croissant and some damn good Eighthirty coffee.


    • Paper Pals Aotearoa

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


    • Rüdi's Bakehouse Pop-Up in Whangamata

      Now you can top off your morning beach walk with a twice-baked almond croissant and some damn good Eighthirty coffee.


    • Te Whanganui-a-Tara

      This exciting and interactive new exhibition explores Wellington's cultural history.


    • Zealandia Twilight Tours

      Escape rush hour by strolling through this eco-sanctuary — and spy native creatures like takahē, kākā and little spotted kiwi.


    • Babylon

      'La La Land' filmmaker Damien Chazelle steps back into Hollywood's past, with Margot Robbie and Brad Pitt leading a jam-packed Golden Age-set spectacle.


    • Gnocchi Gnights

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


    • Paintvine: After Dark

      Stay hydrated between brush strokes.


    • Koha Yoga

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


    • Eva Beva's $1 Chicken Wings

      Dig out your loose change for this weekly chicken happy hour.


    • 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.


    • Koha Yoga

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


    • Paper Pals Aotearoa

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


    • Rüdi's Bakehouse Pop-Up in Whangamata

      Now you can top off your morning beach walk with a twice-baked almond croissant and some damn good Eighthirty coffee.


    • Te Whanganui-a-Tara

      This exciting and interactive new exhibition explores Wellington's cultural history.


    • Zealandia Twilight Tours

      Escape rush hour by strolling through this eco-sanctuary — and spy native creatures like takahē, kākā and little spotted kiwi.


Trending Bars and Restaurants

THE ASCOT

Your new summer hangout serving hot dogs and wine.

55 Ghuznee Street
Wellington

CHAAT STREET

This former pop-up is now slinging delicious South Asian street food out of a permanent location.

99 Victoria Street
Wellington
T +64 210 233 9310

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

CAFE NEO

An cafe oasis within the yo pro district.

132 Willis Street
Te Aro
T 04 385 9553

DONNIE TACO

A spicy new venture from the team who brought you Golding's and Leeds Street Bakery.

Hannah's Laneway
Wellington
T +64 4-381 3616

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