17 MAR 2024, 12PM-1PM

The Hugh Green Group St Patrick’s Day Parade is returning to Auckland’s Queen Street for 2024!

Join the largest St Patrick's Day parade in the Southern Hemisphere and let the good times roll!

Starting at midday, the festival will feature a variety of traditional Irish music and dance performances, alongside a parade of colourful floats, costumes and marching bands, that will make its way through Auckland's main street.

This family-friendly event is sure to be a day filled with fun and entertainment for all ages, so bring your friends and family and join the celebrations. Don't forget to Get Your Green On and dress in your best green attire to show your support!


Irish Music and Dance Festival | Te Komititanga | 10:30am - 3:30pm
St Patrick's Day celebrations will continue after the Parade at the Irish Music and Dance Festival at Te Komititanga Square (near Commercial Bay/Britomart Station) for hours of family friendly fun. The entire family will be able to enjoy dancing, music, face-painting, balloon twisting, arts and crafts, and more.


Get $2 parking per hour to a maximum of $15 on evenings and weekends at the Downtown car park. Find out more

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

Last updated: 01 February 2024