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Auckland Festivals - Events
Auckland Festivals and Events Guide - TravelPuppy.com
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Late January: Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta which is held at Waitemata Harbour.

Opera in the Park, Auckland Domain.

Third week in Feburary: The Devonport Food and Wine Festival which is held at Devonport.

March 1: Pasifika Festival, Polynesian Festival which is held at Western Springs Reserve.

March 30: Round the Bays Run which is based at Tawaki Drive (This is a 10 kilometre/6mile jog which 70,000 plus people take part in).

April: Waiheke Jazz Festival which is held at various venues.

April: Royal New Zealand Easter Show, equestrian events, wine tastings and arts and crafts which is held at Auckland Showgrounds, Greenlane

April to May: Auckland Comedy Festival, which is held at varios venues.

Early July: Auckland International Film Festival which is held at various cinemas and the Town Hall.

October: Wine Waitakere (wine festival) which is held at Waitakere.

October: Auckland-Russell Yacht Race, Auckland Harbour, which starts at the yacht basin.

Late November: Ellerslie Flower Show which is held at Auckland Botanic Gardens, Manurewa.

December: Auckland Cup (horseracing event) which is held at Ellerslie Racecourse.

December: Christmas in the Park, (seasonal family event) Auckland Domain.
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