March 24 from 10am to 3pm
Whanau Day

Auckland Arts Festival has cancelled its annual closing event Whānau Day, in light of the Love Aotearoa Hate Racism (LAHR) rally which has been planned following the tragic events in Christchurch and is gathering at Aotea Square this Sunday 24 March.

Tipu te toi – Nurture the Arts

Nau mai, haere mai ki te rā hei whakanuia te whānau!

Come and celebrate Whānau Day with in Aotea Square!

The last day of the Festival is full of free live music and family-friendly fun. Join us to say a fond farewell to the Auckland Arts Festival for another year, with great food and all the whānau. Lots more to come.

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Park for $2 per hour at The Civic car park on weekends. Find out more

Come into the city centre on public transport for as little as $2 each way. Find out more.

Last updated: 11 June 2019