There is plenty happening in the heart of the city each and every week, from quiz nights and comedy shows to new experiences and fun activities. We've compiled a list of great options that happen weekly, so you can add them to your weekly routine or make plans to try something new.
The Tuning Fork's Monday Music Quiz | 6.30pm, free | Fortnightly
The Music Quiz at The Tuning Fork is back – and now it’s fortnightly on Mondays, which means there’s more chances to win! Join The Tuning Fork for a night filled with fun, laughter, great food, and incredible prizes. The best part? Entry is free, and you get the chance to win tickets to events at The Tuning Fork or Spark Arena! Host Brendon Green will be ready to deliver the trivia and the laughs – so get your friends and family together for teams of up to 8. Put your music knowledge to the test, and don’t miss out on the chance to be crowned the Music Quiz CHAMPION!
Find out more and book, here.
Quiz night | The Chamberlain, 7pm
Looking for a mid-week pick me up? Cosy up at The Chamberlain and join their weekly quiz night for an evening filled with laughter, delicious food, and great drinks. It's the perfect mid-week pick-me-up!
Unlimited mini golf | Holey Moley, from 3pm | $15
Feeling the start of the week blues? Shake it off with mini golf! This unique experience takes traditional putt-putt to the next level with a multi-sensory labyrinth that's sure to delight - and the best part? On Mondays and Tuesdays, you and your group can play unlimited golf for just $15 per person. Book for your group here.
Get ready to tee off on a night of laughter and brain-teasing fun at Holey Moley Golf Club in the heart of Auckland City! Join in for a side-splitting Comedy Quiz Night that promises to be a hole-in-one experience like no other.
Every Thursday evening, Lula's hosts an evening of bottomless beer, bubbles and dumplings - yes, you read that right! And that's not all. They also offer a musical treat with Lula's band playing songs requested by you.
Live jazz music | Wynyard Grill, 7pm-9pm | Free with food/drink purchase
Looking for some entertainment to accompany your evening? Unwind from your day at Wynyard Grill and indulge in classic cocktails, live jazz music and black and white films.
Dare to dabble in the art of mixology and take part in this cocktail masterclass where you'll learn how to shake, stir and strain three signature cocktails with Bellini's expert mixologists!
Start your Friday date night right, or head out for a fabulous girls' night with Bellini Bar's Champagne & Opera Fridays. Make a toast to class and sit back with a glass of champagne as you enjoy a great evening of opera moments with some of New Zealand's most talented opera singers.
Paintvine, paint and wine night | Various locations & dates | $47pp
Discover a different night out with this unique experience that perfectly blends creativity and conversation. The concept is simple, take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and get creative! Not to worry if you can't make it on a Friday, Paintvine has sessions running all throughout the week - see more here.
Good Vibes Farmers Market | Victoria Park Market | Saturdays, 10am-2pm
Be energised by live music and indulge in goodies from an array of food stalls. Plus, browse fresh produce, gifts, locally made goods and more. And that's not all - treat yourself to a rejuvenating massage or wellness service to truly pamper yourself.
Britomart Saturday market | Britomart, from 8am - 2pm
What better way to spend a cruisy Saturday than with a stroll through the markets. Rain or shine, these markets bring you an epic lineup of everything from fresh produce and flowers to coffee, vegan foods, pastries, crepes, juices and more!
Looking for a laugh? Find yourself at The Classic Comedy and Bar for their main event of the week, Comedy All-Starts. With a fresh lineup of headliners, rising stars, and occasional appearances from international comedians, these evenings promise belly-aching laughs. Make a night of it by grabbing a bite to eat beforehand. We recommend Tanuki's Cave, a hidden gem in the heart of the city.
K-pop Sundays at Britomart, Sundays from 12pm
Every Sunday Takutai Square will be filled with different activations including workshops and performances. If you're a fan of K-pop music then this ones for you!