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Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki Auckland Arts Festival is Back this March!

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Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki Auckland Arts Festival is back next month! If you’re planning to visit Auckland between 7-24 March, or looking for an exhilarating experience, make sure to check out what #AKLFEST has to offer. You can witness acrobatics, drummers, street performances, cabaret & many more exciting shows that make up 200 unforgettable international performances. Spread over 18 days, you are bound to find something that peaks everyone’s interest. The Festival will take place all over Auckland at various venues and locations with a large number right in the heart of Auckland CBD. To view these shows and locations to plan your festival schedule, simply click here.

Journeying in to shows and want to know where the most convenient parking locations are nearest your venue? ParkMate has this covered and with some epic parking deals too! If you are going to ‘Manifesto’, ‘Dragons’, or ‘An Unfunny Evening with Tim Minchin & His Piano’ to name a few, the below carparks would be best suited for convenience and proximity to their venues:

  • Grey’s Avenue
  • Saint Matthews
  • 201 Hobson Street
  • 450 Queen Street (closes at 10pm)
  • Wakefield Street (closes at midnight)

For all other shows, please plan your journey using the map and list of parking locations found here. Please take note of the closing times of some carparks.

Too many choices and finding it hard to decide which show to go to? Here are some of ParkMate’s top picks! 

  • Afrique en Cirque
  • Bernie Dieter’s Club Kabarett
  • Te Tangi a te Tui
  • Diptych: The Missing Door & The Lost Room

Five handy reminders to check off before your show:

1. Download ParkMate for an easy way to pay for parking
2. Log in if you haven’t used the app in a while to minimize any issues on the day/night
3. Check you have the right number plate loaded and you have a valid bank card registered.
4. Allow extra time when finding parking as our carparks can be busy during events so please have a few options in mind.
5. If you have any issues when parking or need help in any of our sites, call our 24/7 support team ParkWatch on 093755056.