The tantalizing aroma of crispy, golden-fried goodness is set to once again fill the air as the Auckland Fried Chicken Festival makes its triumphant return, brought to you by the dynamic team at Food Truck Collective. This year, the festival promises an even more sizzling experience at its new venue, Auckland's Victoria Park in the heart of the city centre.

Mark your calendars for Saturday 10th February, as the Auckland Fried Chicken Festival kicks off at 10 am and continues its flavorful journey until 4 pm. Dive into a world of culinary creativity as Auckland's top food trucks and pop-up restaurants showcase their unique takes on the classic Fried Chicken. From traditional southern-style to exotic international twists, the festival promises something to tickle every taste bud. But the Auckland Fried Chicken Festival is more than just a gastronomic adventure. Attendees can look forward to a day filled with live music by White Chapel Jak and Auckland City Scoundrels, creating a lively atmosphere that pairs perfectly with the delicious offerings.

There will be a number of fantastic beverage partners on board to keep you refreshed throughout the Auckland Fried Chicken Festival! Get ready to sip on locally crafted goodness from Behemoth Brewing Company and Pals. Plus, The Hunting Lodge Wines are bringing their A-game, offering the perfect pairing for your crispy delights.

Tickets for the Auckland Fried Chicken Festival are available to buy for $15 (kids under 12 free - no ticket required), so secure your spot for a day of culinary indulgence and entertainment. Don't miss out on the opportunity to join fellow Fried Chicken enthusiasts and make memories at this year's must-attend event.

Current Vendors:

Smoking Shack; Wicked Chicken; Munch Korean Fried Chicken; Hapunan Filipino Cuisine; Hash n Smash; The Flying Rib; Manila Eats; Karaage Boy; Kpork; Local Legend Eats; Double Dutch Fries; Lalele Organic Gelato; Grown up Donuts

+ more to be announced

Flat fee of $7 per day on weekends at Fanshawe Street carpark. Find out more.

Kids ride free on public transport on weekends and public holidays. Find out more

Last updated: 11 June 2019