New Zealand Festival
21 Feb 2014 (Fri) - 16 Mar 2014 (Sun)
The Festival enlivens the world's coolest little capital with over 300 events in outdoor spaces and indoor stages across the city.
An iconic event on New Zealand's cultural landscape and a leading multi-arts festival in Australasia - the Festival has been taking place in February-March on every even-numbered year since 1986.
The Festival celebrates the world's top international artists as well as nurturing and presenting work from some of the best artists and producers in New Zealand. Creative collaborations are forged that excite and strive to provide extraordinary experiences for audiences.
The programme welcomes a number of Australasian premieres and epic events to Wellington next year, including The Contact Season of Power Plant, the Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular and The Big Bang.
AFL - St Kilda Saints v Brisbane Lions
25 Apr 2014 (Fri)
Westpac Stadium, Wellington
One of the biggest sporting clashes on the Australian calendar is coming to Wellington.
The St Kilda Saints will take on the Brisbane Lions on Anzac Day, April 25.
The New Zealand Anzac Day match now being a permanent feature of the AFL home and away season and forming part of the Anzac Day activities to honour the servicemen and women who have given their lives to protecting both great countries.
The Food Show Wellington 2014
9 May 2014 (Fri) - 11 May 2014 (Sun)
It’s where New Zealanders go to stock up on the best food, drink, and kitchen equipment and learn how to cook like a star at home.
Sample the latest and best new products from hundreds of exhibitors, meet the passionate people behind them, gather great ideas for entertaining at home and take advantage of amazing show-only specials.
Don’t miss live cooking demos from celebrity chefs, dishing out invaluable advice and demonstrating recipes live in the Whirlpool Cooking Theatre.
The new Good Magazine Healthy Living Zone is also not to be missed. It’s the place to find out about the best products to nourish your body with healthy, delicious food.