With over 90 street performances and over 150 stores open late, you won't want to miss out on Late Night Christmas in the city centre. 

There are so many incredible performances happening on Thursday 19 December, we have gone through the schedule and picked out some highlights of cultural performances from around the world. We also have a handy map and performance schedule for you to download and print off for the night. Click here to download it

Black Sunday Crew

Black Sunday Crew - African drumming
Performing: Outside R.M. Williams

Rhythms that will move your body, mind and soul.

Late Night Christmas Auckland City Centre

Anunanua Dance Troupe - Cook Island entertainment 
Performing: Darby Street, High Street 

The Anuanua Dance Troupe are passionate about sharing their powerful and enchanting songs and dances, paying homage to their heritage and striving to remain connected as Māori people of the Cook Islands.

Late Night Christmas

Mariachi Band - Traditional Mexican 
Performing: Outside Westpac - 75 Queen Street  

Let the rhythms of Guapangos, Ranchera, Sones and other exciting fusions of Latin music transport you South America this Late Night Christmas. 

Allana Goldsmith

Allana Goldsmith Group - Te Reo Jazz
Performing: Outside Smith & Caughey's - 253 Queen Street 

Allana Goldsmith’s unique approach to jazz is highlighted by her original voice and songs sung in te reo Māori. A truly unique experience.

Caribbean Steel Drums

Caribbeanz Southern Stars Steelband - Steel drums originating from Trinidad and Tobago 
Perfroming: Darby Street 

The delightful sounds of Trinidad and Tobago brought to you by NZ’s first Caribbean Steelband. Because “When Steelpan playing, everybody smilin!” (Caribbean proverb)

Bollywood Dance Aaja Nachle

Bollywood Dancing - Aaja Nachle 
Performing: Outside Sephora - 171 Queen Street

Aaja Nachle is Auckland's leading Bollywood dance school and the students are excited to be performing their high energy Bollywood numbers once again at Late Night Christmas.

Tamashii Taiko Japanese drumming

Tamashii Taiko - Japanese drumming 
Performing: Opposite Little High St 

Tamashii Taiko is known for their spirited, high energy performances which mixes martial arts movements into their performing styles.

Please note performance information and timings could be subject to change on the day due to unforeseen circumstances. 

Last updated: 20 December 2019