My Dunedin Itinerary

Featured Events

Be part of something special when you visit, Dunedin’s event-rich calendar features many wonderful activities during the winter months.

Kendrick Lamar – The Damn. Tour

17 July

One of the most critically acclaimed and successful hip hop artists of our time Kendrick Lamar is playing at Forsyth Barr Stadium in support of his fourth album Damn with special guest SiR.

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Puaka Matariki Festival

6 – 22 July

Puaka Matariki is a celebration of the Māori New Year, through a diverse citywide programme of community events with a focus on sharing stories, passing on knowledge and learning, remembering the dear departed, and planning for the year ahead. Events include Toi Māori, visual art, literary works, music and dance performance events.

Larnach Castle Winter Ball

20 July at 8:00 p.m.

Soak up the historic atmosphere of Larnach Castle and the stunningly restored ballroom with everyone in Victorian period evening attire dancing the night away.

Price: $100.00 per person

The 104 Story Treehouse: Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton

23 July

Finally, Dunedin, finally: Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton have decided that the kids of this city could well do with a dose of their madcap Treehouse doings. Andy and Terry are heading to New Zealand this July to celebrate the release of the eighth book in their series: The 104-Storey Treehouse. Presented by the Dunedin Writers & Readers Festival in association with Pan Macmillan and the Regent Theatre.

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Pink – Beautiful Trauma

1 September 2018

Renowned around the world as one of the most dynamic live performers of her generation, international pop icon P!nk is performing her Beautiful Trauma World Tour under the roof at Forsyth Barr Stadium.

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Arts Festival Dunedin

21 - 30 September 2018

A boutique biennial arts festival in Dunedin festival celebrating the excellent and the extraordinary. Full programme details for this tenth anniversary season will be released 26th July.

Visit Arts Festival Dunedin here

Dunedin Craft Beer & Food Festival

10 November 2018

Into it’s sixth year, the festival is all about engaging with friends and family, of sharing stories through food and drink, and feeding our basic fundamental human needs to feel happy and alive.

More info here