Dinosaurs at Wellington Botanic Garden
14 Apr 2017 (Fri) - 18 Apr 2017 (Tue)
Wellington Botanic Garden, Wellington
Travel back in time to the Age of the Dinosaurs at Wellington Botanic Garden! Get up close and personal with our friendly T-rex, Velociraptor, Dilophosaurus and meet some baby dinosaurs.
Dave Dobbyn: Slice of Heaven - 40 Years of Hits
22 Apr 2017 (Sat)
Old St Paul's, Wellington
Dobbyn and his band undertake a Theatre tour down the country, kicking off in Whangarei on April 12 and wrapping up just over two weeks later in Invercargill, in a show that will feature favourites old and new, along with anecdotes about how the songs came to be, all told in his inimitable style.
NZ International Comedy Festival
29 Apr 2017 (Sat) - 21 May 2017 (Sun)
This April, the NZ International Comedy Festival powered by Flick Electric Co. hits a quarter century, and it looks as though we’ve never needed comedy more. What better time is there to embrace the laughter, as others are closing borders, we are opening our arms to performers from all over the world.
LUX Light Festival
12 May 2017 (Fri) - 21 May 2017 (Sun)
Wellington Waterfront, Wellington
LUX Light Festival is a free public light festival that turns Wellington’s waterfront and laneways into a captivating celebration of light, art, technology and design.
Joseph and The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat
17 May 2017 (Wed) - 21 May 2017 (Sun)
The Opera House, Wellington
A stellar international cast is today announced to perform one of the most enduring shows of all time, Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat when it tours New Zealand, starting in Auckland at Easter.
Wellington Jazz Festival 2017
7 Jun 2017 (Wed) - 11 Jun 2017 (Sun)
From a sold-out crowd to a cosy booth for two, the cool capital comes out to play at this mid-winter musical feast. Get a soul-warming fix of bar-hopping, head-bopping good times with your choice of 100 gigs in five days. International headliners are on sale now, with the full lineup out mid-April.