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What’s on in October 2019

What's on in October 2019

The best of what's on this month in Auckland for Kids

Our pick of the BEST October 2019 events for families, children and teenagers in Auckland, New Zealand

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Tue01Oct9:30 am5:30 pmEditors PickWildlife Wonders at Auckland ZooMore dates9:30 am – 5:30 pm Auckland Zoo, Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue01Oct10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickColour-In The SkyMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Sky Tower, Victoria St West, Auckland 1010Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu03Oct10:30 am3:00 pmEditors PickKids Japanese Festival HELLO JAPAN10:30 am – 3:00 pm Ellen Melville Centre, 2 Freyberg Place, AucklandType:Culture,Festival,Free,Movies,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun06Oct9:30 am3:00 pmEditors PickHave A Go FREE Surf Day 20199:30 am – 3:00 pm Te Arai Beach, 708 Te Arai Point Rd, Te Arai 0975Type:Free,SportsWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Wed09Oct10:00 am11:00 amEditors PickTu Meke Tūī!More dates10:00 am – 11:00 am Herald Theatre, Aotea Centre, 50 Mayoral Drive, AucklandType:School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Wed09Oct10:00 am12:30 pmEditors PickGuided Farm Walk of Cornwall Park10:00 am – 12:30 pm Cornwall Park, Green Lane West, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:Environmental,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat12Oct11:00 am12:00 pmEditors PickZoe and the K-Pop Kids11:00 am – 12:00 pm Bruce Mason Centre, Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna, AucklandType:Music,School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat12Oct12:00 pm9:00 pmEditors PickAuckland Diwali Festival 201912:00 pm – 9:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Culture,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct10:00 amEditors PickMasina Returning Home10:00 am Aotea Centre, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Free,Music,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun20Oct10:00 amEditors PickMasina Returning Home – North Shore10:00 am Bruce Mason Centre, Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna, AucklandType:Free,Music,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat26Oct9:00 am5:30 pmEditors PickAuckland Brick Show 2019More dates9:00 am – 5:30 pm Eventfinda Stadium, 17 Silverfield Lane Glenfield, Wairau Valley, AucklandType:ExhibitionWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue01Oct9:30 am11:00 amBayswater Winter Fun Preschool Play 20199:30 am – 11:00 am The Rose Centre, 4 School Road, Belmont, Auckland 0622Type:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Tue01Oct9:30 am5:30 pmSpring School Holiday Fun at Butterfly Creek9:30 am – 5:30 pm Butterfly Creek, 10 Tom Pearce Dr, Auckland Airport, Auckland 2022Type:School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue01Oct10:00 am5:00 pmCarried Away: Bags Unpacked exhibition at Auckland MuseumMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and GalleriesWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue01Oct10:00 am5:00 pmGuerrilla Girls: Reinventing the ‘F’ Word – Feminism!More dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Tue01Oct10:00 am4:00 pmGotcha! A MOTAT MysteryMore dates10:00 am – 4:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue01Oct10:00 am4:00 pmAround the WorldMore dates10:00 am – 4:00 pm Torpedo Bay Navy Museum, 64 King Edward Parade, Devonport, Auckland 0624Type:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue01Oct10:00 am5:00 pmSpooky School HolidaysMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Rainbow’s End, 2 Clist Crescent, Manukau, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue01Oct10:30 am11:30 amLook Again! Camouflage Diorama10:30 am – 11:30 am Te Atatū Peninsula Library, 595 Te Atatū Road, Te Atatū PeninsulaType:Free,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue01Oct10:30 amThe Little Yellow DiggerMore dates10:30 am The PumpHouse Theatre, 2a Manurere Avenue, Takapuna, Auckland 0622Type:School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Tue01Oct10:30 am1:30 pmNavigating the Seas holiday activities10:30 am – 1:30 pm New Zealand Maritime Museum, Corner of Quay and Hobson Street, Auckland 1140Type:Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central Auckland

Tue01Oct10:30 am1:25 pmPJ Masks® Stage Show10:30 am – 1:25 pm NorthWest Shopping Centre, 1/7 Fred Taylor Drive, Westgate, AucklandType:School holidays,TheatreWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue01Oct12:00 pm3:00 pmGraduate from Bird Island Academy12:00 pm – 3:00 pm SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium, 23 Tāmaki Dr, Ōrākei, Auckland Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue01Oct2:30 pm3:30 pmOobleck and Other Gloop holiday activity2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Leys Institue Library, 20 St Marys Rd, Ponsonby, Auckland 1011Type:Art,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue01Oct6:00 pm8:30 pmNight at the Museum – Landlubbers to Scurvy Dogs6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed02Oct10:00 am11:00 amAladdin – Hawkins Youth Theatre CompanyMore dates10:00 am – 11:00 am Hawkins Theatre, 13 Ray Small Dr, Papakura, AucklandType:TheatreWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed02Oct11:00 am2:00 pmReady, Set, Fun! Free school holiday activities11:00 am – 2:00 pm Silverdale Shopping Centre, 61 Silverdale Street, Silverdale 0932Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed02Oct12:00 pm2:00 pmExplore the Marine World12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Orakei Community Centre, 156 Kepa Road, Orakei, Auckland 1071Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed02Oct2:00 pm4:00 pmShrek The Musical2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Centrestage Theatre, 60 Centreway Road, Orewa, AucklandType:School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed02Oct4:00 pm5:00 pmKids Pizza Making at Ozone Coffee Roasters4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Ozone Coffee Roasters, 18 Westmoreland Street West, Grey Lynn, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Thu03Oct10:00 am6:00 pmAuckland on Water Boat Show 201910:00 am – 6:00 pm Viaduct Harbour, 117 Customs Street West, Auckland, New Zealand 1010Where:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu03Oct10:00 am12:00 pmRafts and ropes holiday activity10:00 am – 12:00 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Environmental,Free,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Thu03Oct12:00 pm5:00 pmDisney’s Dream Big, Princess ExhibitionMore dates12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Art,Exhibition,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri04Oct10:30 am11:30 amTuvalu Storytime & Rock Painting10:30 am – 11:30 am Manurewa Library, 7 Hill Road, Manurewa, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri04Oct11:30 am2:30 pmFood Truck Fridays @Britomart11:30 am – 2:30 pm Takutai Square, Corner Core and Tyler Streets, Britomart, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri04Oct12:00 pm1:30 pmKabuki Ninja Cooking Classes12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Stanford Plaza Auckland, 22-26 Albert Street, Auckland, 1010Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Fri04Oct2:30 pm3:30 pmGarden with the Lorax2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Leys Institue Library, 20 St Marys Rd, Ponsonby, Auckland 1011Type:Art,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat05Oct9:00 am4:00 pmFiber Fresh GP Show Jumping Show9:00 am – 4:00 pm Woodhill Sands, 2 James Mackie Rd, Helensville 0875Type:Free,SportsWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat05Oct10:00 am3:00 pmFun Palace10:00 am – 3:00 pm Torpedo Bay Navy Museum, 64 King Edward Parade, Devonport, Auckland 0624Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat05Oct10:00 am12:00 pmKids Learn to Ride – Forrest HillMore dates10:00 am – 12:00 pm Greville Reserve, East Coast Rd, Forrest Hill, Auckland 0620Type:Free,SportsWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat05Oct10:00 am11:30 amPorts of Auckland Heritage Tugboat Sailings 201910:00 am – 11:30 am Queens Wharf, 99 Quay Street, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Festival,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat05Oct10:00 am10:30 amHeritage Storytime for kids10:00 am – 10:30 am Albany Village Library, 30 Kell Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat05Oct10:30 am11:25 amAlice in WonderlandMore dates10:30 am – 11:25 am TAPAC, The Auckland Performing Arts Centre, 100 Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sat05Oct11:00 am2:00 pmGet creative at My Art TimeMore dates11:00 am – 2:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat05Oct11:00 am4:00 pmMotu Manawa Kayak Days11:00 am – 4:00 pm Eric Armishaw Reserve, 117 Walker Road, Point Chevalier, Auckland, 1022Type:Environmental,Free,School holidays,SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat05Oct3:00 pmDinosaurs at DuskMore dates3:00 pm Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland 1345Type:Movies,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sun06Oct10:00 am3:00 pmHeritage Picnic at Tui Glen10:00 am – 3:00 pm Tui Glen Reserve, 2 Claude Brookes Drive, Henderson, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun06Oct10:00 am5:00 pmOyster Festival Matakana10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Farmer’s Daughter Omaha, 329 Omaha Flats Road, Point Wells, AucklandType:Festival,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun06Oct1:30 pm3:30 pmI Spy – Central City Library1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Auckland Central City Library, 44 – 46 Lorne Street, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Art,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun06Oct2:00 pm4:00 pmSunday Town Hall Organ Concert2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Auckland Town Hall, 303 Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Free,Music,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun06Oct3:30 pm4:30 pmGrandparents Day Sailing3:30 pm – 4:30 pm New Zealand Maritime Museum, Corner of Quay and Hobson Street, Auckland 1140Type:Museums and GalleriesWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun06Oct3:30 pmMy Generation – Show me Shorts Film Festival3:30 pm Rialto Cinemas, Rialto Centre, 167 to 169 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland Type:Movies,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Mon07Oct10:30 am2:30 pmLEGO® Star Wars™ school holiday zone10:30 am – 2:30 pm Westfield St Lukes, 80 St Lukes Road, St Lukes, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Mon07Oct11:00 am12:00 pmMorning Melodies holiday concert11:00 am – 12:00 pm Bruce Mason Centre, Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna, AucklandType:Music,School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Mon07Oct11:00 am2:00 pmLEGO CITY® Play Zone11:00 am – 2:00 pm NorthWest Shopping Centre, 1/7 Fred Taylor Drive, Westgate, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon07Oct11:00 am2:00 pmReady, Set, Fun! free mask making11:00 am – 2:00 pm Silverdale Shopping Centre, 61 Silverdale Street, Silverdale 0932Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Mon07Oct3:00 pm4:00 pmDiscover Diwali3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Panmure Community Library, 7-13 Pilkington Road, Panmure, Auckland 1023Type:Culture,FreeWhere:East AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue08Oct10:00 amSpring String Theory10:00 am Te Oro, 98 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Auckland 1072Type:Art,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue08Oct2:30 pm3:30 pmSend Secret Messages like a Spy2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Auckland Central City Library, 44 – 46 Lorne Street, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed09Oct9:30 am12:00 pmMonty Morning with LEGO® Duplo® bricks at Westfield St Lukes9:30 am – 12:00 pm Westfield St Lukes, 80 St Lukes Road, St Lukes, AucklandType:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Thu10Oct10:00 am10:30 amDiwali Henna Body Art10:00 am – 10:30 am Point Chevalier Library, 1221 Great North Road, Pt Chev, AucklandType:Culture,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu10Oct10:00 am12:00 pmBirds in the garden holiday activity10:00 am – 12:00 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Fri11Oct10:00 am12:00 pmMap making holiday activity10:00 am – 12:00 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat12Oct9:00 am3:30 pmMatakana Country Park Spring Show Jumping9:00 am – 3:30 pm Matakana Country Park, 1151 Leigh Road, Matakana, AucklandType:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat12Oct9:30 am12:30 pmAuckland Mama Markets: Pirates come to Mt Albert9:30 am – 12:30 pm Mount Albert War Memorial Hall, Corner Wairere Avenue and New North Road, Mount Albert, AucklandType:Markets & Fairs,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat12Oct10:00 am12:00 pmKids Learn to Ride – Avondale10:00 am – 12:00 pm Avondale Bike Track, 1971 Great North Road, Avondale, Auckland 1026Type:Free,SportsWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat12Oct10:00 am12:00 pmOnehunga Heritage Festival: Horse and Carriage Rides10:00 am – 12:00 pm Onehunga Police Stations, 126 Onehunga Mall, Onehunga, AucklandType:Culture,Festival,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat12Oct10:00 am2:00 pmBiketober10:00 am – 2:00 pm 38 HURSTMERE, 38 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, AucklandType:Free,School holidays,SportsWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat12Oct10:30 am12:00 pmGallery Club #5310:30 am – 12:00 pm Corban Estate Arts Centre, 2 Mt Lebanon Lane, Henderson, AucklandType:Art,FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat12Oct11:00 amPasschendaele Commemoration11:00 am Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat12Oct11:00 am1:00 pmWaterfront Family Art Walk11:00 am – 1:00 pm Auckland CBD, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:ArtWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat12Oct6:00 pm9:00 pmTricks and Treats at Kidz Kingdom6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Rainbow’s End, 2 Clist Crescent, Manukau, AucklandType:FestivalWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat12Oct6:00 pm11:00 pmDark Rides6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Rainbow’s End, 2 Clist Crescent, Manukau, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun13Oct9:00 am4:00 pmKowhai Festival Huge Day Out9:00 am – 4:00 pm Warkworth Town Centre, 1 Baxter Street, Warkworth, AucklandType:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun13Oct10:00 am3:00 pmAVOCARDIO CHALLENGE10:00 am – 3:00 pm Wynyard Quarter, Wnyard Quarter, Auckland 1010Type:Free,School holidays,SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun13Oct11:00 am2:00 pmWorkshops on the Waterfront11:00 am – 2:00 pm Wynyard Quarter, Wnyard Quarter, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun13Oct2:30 pm3:00 pmTe reo rhymetime at Takapuna Library2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Takapuna Library, 9 The Strand, Takapuna, AucklandType:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Mon14Oct10:30 am11:30 amRussian Storytime10:30 am – 11:30 am Whangaparaoa Library, 9 Main Street, Whangaparaoa, AucklandType:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Tue15Oct5:00 pm9:00 pmLate Night Art at Auckland Artweek5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Auckland CBD, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue15Oct5:00 pm9:00 pmLate Night Art at Freyberg Square5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Freyberg Square, Freyberg Place, AucklandType:Art,MusicWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Wed16Oct3:00 pm4:00 pmIce Skate Tour at Bombay Primary3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Bombay Primary School, 35 Paparata Road, Bombay, Auckland 2675Type:SportsWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Wed16Oct7:30 pm9:00 pmSilver Ferns v Australian Diamonds7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Spark Arena, 42 Mahuhu Crescent, Parnell, Auckland 1010Type:SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Thu17Oct5:00 pmBradley Lane Project Opening Night & Free Documentary Showing5:00 pm Te Oro, 98 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Auckland 1072Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri18Oct10:00 am5:00 pmBradley Lane Project Live PaintingMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Glen Innes Town Centre, Glen Innes, AucklandType:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri18Oct5:00 pm10:00 pmGLOW@Artweek 20195:00 pm – 10:00 pm Windsor Reserve, 2 Victoria Road, Devonport, AucklandType:Art,FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri18Oct5:00 pm10:00 pmMonster Fireworks DisplayFantastic family night of spectacular fireworks.5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Kumeu Showgrounds, Corner of Access Road & Waitakere Road, Kumeu, AucklandWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri18Oct7:30 pmTe Mapouriki Dusk Podium Series by NZSO7:30 pm Auckland Town Hall, 303 Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:MusicAges:Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat19Oct8:30 am1:00 pmKaukapakapa School Ag Day8:30 am – 1:00 pm Kaukapakapa Primary School, Kaipara Coast Hwy, KaukapakapaType:Markets & FairsWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct9:30 am6:30 pmScreenies Children’s Fim FestivalMore dates9:30 am – 6:30 pm TAPAC, The Auckland Performing Arts Centre, 100 Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:ExhibitionWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct10:00 am3:00 pmCommunity Day at Pah Homestead10:00 am – 3:00 pm Pah Homestead Wallace Arts Centre, 72 Hillsborough Rd, Hillsborough, Auckland 1345Type:Art,Free,MusicWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct10:00 am6:00 pmTaiwan Day 201910:00 am – 6:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct11:00 am2:00 pmDiwali celebrations11:00 am – 2:00 pm WestCity Waitakere, 7 Catherine St, Henderson, Auckland 0612Type:FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct11:00 am3:00 pmMaungawhau School Fair11:00 am – 3:00 pm Maungawahu School, 43 Ellerton Road, Mount Eden, AucklandType:Markets & FairsWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct1:00 pm4:45 pmCircus Theatre Show1:00 pm – 4:45 pm Milford Centre, 24 Milford Rd, Milford, AucklandType:Free,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct3:00 pmCommunity Classics Light & Dark3:00 pm Vodafone Events Centre, 770 Great South Rd, Manukau, AucklandType:Free,MusicWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat19Oct4:00 pm9:00 pmHare Krishna Diwali 20194:00 pm – 9:00 pm Hare Krishna Temple Auckland, 1229 Coatesville-Riverhead Hwy, Kumeu, Auckland 0892Type:Culture,Festival,FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun20Oct9:00 am12:00 pmThe Great Auckland Duck Race 20199:00 am – 12:00 pm Vector Wero Whitewater Park, 770 Great South Rd, Wiri, AucklandType:FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun20Oct10:00 am4:00 pmAmbury Farm General Collective Market10:00 am – 4:00 pm Ambury Regional Park, 43 Ambury Rd, Mangere Bridge, AucklandType:Markets & FairsWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages