From 17 to 25 November, you can enjoy a huge range of local art, literature and music-related events at the Devonport Arts Festival. Over nine days, the village will be dressed in fine art, and there will be special exhibitions, talks with artists, theatre performances, and craft markets. There will also be free workshops and demonstrations, and kids activities. Visit our website for more information.
Taste of Auckland
Celebrate the start of summer at New Zealand's greatest culinary festival, Taste of Auckland. Sample delicious treats from New Zealand’s top producers, try a selection of signature dishes from Auckland’s finest restaurants, and learn from culinary superstars in a series of masterclasses and demonstrations. Taste of Auckland is on from 15 to 18 November at Victoria Park in central Auckland.
Indigenous Ink – Maori and Pasifika Tattoo Expo is a unique event celebrating the art of Maori and Pasifika tattoo. A select group of leading ta moko and tatau artists from Aotearoa and the Pacific will be tattooing live every day. The three-day event includes ta moko and tatau inspired artwork, films, books and more. Indigenous Ink is on from 16 to 18 November at Mangere Arts Centre.
ASEAN Festival 2012
Celebrate Southeast Asian culture in New Zealand at ASEAN Festival 2012. The festival will feature over 60 different food, crafts and business stalls. Entry is free and you will have the chance to go in the draw to win a trip to Malaysia. ASEAN Festival 2012 is on from 1.30pm to 8pm this Saturday at the Logan Campbell Centre in Greenlane.
Taste of Puketapapa
Brought to you by Puketapapa Local Board, Taste of Puketapapa showcases some of the area’s most popular and diverse culinary delights. With 25 local cafes, restaurants and takeaways offering discounted signature dishes as part of the event, it is a great opportunity to try something different. Taste of Puketapapa is on from 15 to 22 November – visit our website for a list of participating eateries.