Wellington's summer festivals
There's nothing like an outdoor festival with great food, sweet tunes and refreshing beverages to make it feel like a proper summer. Wellington's summer festival line-up has something for everyone.
Summer Concert Series
18 – 21 Jan 2020
Aotea Lagoon, Papakowhai Road, Porirua
Grab a picnic, put on your dancing shoes and head to the Aotea Lagoon rose garden for Porirua City’s ever-popular Summer Concert Series. Bring a picnic or enjoy dinner and a coffee from one of the food trucks onsite, then sit back and be entertained by the likes of The Beat Girls, Shaun Preston, The Shenanigans and Mojo Band.
New Zealand Fringe Festival
28 Feb – 22 Mar 2020
Wellington becomes a stage during the annual New Zealand Fringe Festival with over 700 performances by local and international artists popping up all over the city - discover dance, theatre, comedy, family-friendly fun and visual art installations where you least expect it.