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This page is a useful resource if you're planning to attend a large event in Auckland or if you want to be aware of possible detours and delays en route to your destination.

Upcoming events

View the list of upcoming events for information about any road closures and parking restrictions.

Last updated: 16 September 2019

Fleetwood Mac - Monday 16, Thursday 19 September 2019

Location:
Spark Arena, Auckland city centre.

Timing:
8pm onwards.

Roads closed:
6pm to 11:45pm: Mahuhu Crescent (between Tapora Street and Te Taou Crescent), Tapora Street.
11pm to 11:30pm: Tangihua Street.

Parking restrictions:
6pm to midnight: Tapora Street, Mahuhu Crescent, Te Taou Crescent, Quay Street.

The 1975 - Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Location:
Spark Arena.

Timing:
7:30pm onwards.

Roads closed:
5pm to 1am: Tapora Street, Mahuhu Crescent.

Parking restrictions:
6pm to midnight: Tapora Street, Mahuhu Crescent, Te Taou Crescent, Quay Street.

North Harbour v Otago - Mitre 10 Cup - Saturday, 21 September 2019

Location:
North Harbour Stadium, Albany.

Timing:
7:35pm onwards.

Roads closed:
12:30pm to 9pm: Oteha Valley Road, Coliseum Drive, Don McKinnon Drive, Appian Way (advanced warning, speed reduction).

Parking restrictions:
12:30pm to 9pm: Oteha Valley Road (optional lane closure for coach/bus parking).

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra - Connecting with Music - Wednesday, 25 September 2019

Location:
Great Hall in Auckland Town Hall, Auckland City Centre.

Timing:
10am to 3pm.

Roads closed:
None.

Parking restrictions:
10am to 3pm: Queen Street, Mayoral Drive.

Joe Bonamassa - Friday, 27 September 2019

Location:
Spark Arena.

Timing:
8pm onwards.

Roads closed:
5pm to 1am: Tapora Street, Mahuhu Crescent.

Parking restrictions:
6pm to midnight: Tapora Street, Mahuhu Crescent, Te Taou Crescent, Quay Street.

Everyday Heroes - Saturday, 28 Septemer 2019

Location:
Massey.

Timing:
10am to 2pm.

Roads closed:
7am to 4pm: Kohuhu Lane.

Parking restrictions:
None.

Shortland Street Open Day - Saturday, 28 Septemer 2019

Location:
South Pacific Pictures, 8 Tolich Place, Henderson.

Timing:
9am to 5pm.

Roads closed:
2am to 4pm: Full closure on Tolich Place, Stop/Go on Central Park Drive.

Parking restrictions:
1am to 9pm: Tolich Place.

Jimmy Barnes - Saturday, 28 Septemer 2019

Location:
Spark Arena.

Timing:
6:30pm onwards.

Roads closed:
5pm to 1am: Tapora Street, Mahuhu Crescent.

Parking restrictions:
6pm to midnight: Tapora Street, Mahuhu Crescent, Te Taou Crescent, Quay Street.

Otahuhu Food Festival - Saturday, 28 Septemer 2019

Location:
1 Great South Road, Otahuhu.

Timing:
10am to 4pm.

Roads closed:
6am to 5:30pm: Great South Road.

Parking restrictions:
6am to 5:30pm: Great South Road.

TV filming - Jazz Band - Saturday 28 to Monday 30 September 2019

Location:
Mercury Theatre, K Road carpark building, Newton.

Timing:
6am to 8pm.

Roads closed:
6am to 8pm: Stop/Go only on Cross Street.

Parking restrictions:
6am Saturday 28 September to 6am Friday 4 October: Mercury Lane (West kerb).
6am Monday 30 September to 10am Saturday 5 October*: Cross Street.
6am Sunday 29 September to 7am Wednesday 9 October: Canada Street, Upper Queen Street.
*Weather cover dates 6am Monday 7 to 6am Wendesday 9 October: Cross Street.

Devonport Half Marathon - Sunday, 29 September 2019

Location:
Windsor Reserve, Devonport.

Timing:
7:30am to 11:30am.

Roads closed:
6am to 10:30am: Full closures on King Edward Parade, Cheltenham Road, Tainui Road, Oxford Terrace, Takarunga Road, Hui Street, Patuone Parade, Cowper Street, Mozeley Avenue. Lane closures southbound/towards Devonport on Vauxhall Road, Old Lake Road.

Parking restrictions:
None.

TV filming - Jazz Band - Tuesday 1 to Tuesday 8 October 2019

Location:
Mercury Theatre, K Road carpark building, Newton.

Timing:
From 6am to 6am on 1 to 4, 7 and 8 October 2019.

Roads closed:
6am to 6pm on 1 to 4, 7 and 8 October 2019: Stop/Go only on Cross Street.
8pm to 5am on 1 to 4, 7 and 8 October 2019: Closure on Mercury Lane and Cross Street.

Parking restrictions:
6am Saturday 28 September to 6am Friday 4 October: Mercury Lane (West kerb).
6am Tuesday 1 October to 6am Friday 4 October: Mercury Lane (East kerb).
6am Monday 30 September to 10am Saturday 5 October*: Cross Street.
6am Sunday 29 September to 7am Wednesday 9 October: Canada Street, Upper Queen Street.
*Weather cover dates 6am Monday 7 to 6am Wendesday 9 October: Cross Street.

Counties Manukau v Hawkes Bay - Mitre 10 Cup - Thursday, 3 October 2019

Location:
Navigation Homes Stadium, Pukekohe.

Timing:
6am to 9pm.

Roads closed:
None.

Parking restrictions:
6am to 9pm: Franklin Road.

North Harbour v Wellington - Mitre 10 Cup - Friday, 4 October 2019

Location:
North Harbour Stadium, Albany.

Timing:
7.35pm onwards.

Roads closed:
12:30pm to 9pm: Oteha Valley Road, Coliseum Drive, Don Mckinnon Drive, Appian Way (Advanced warning, speed reduction).

Parking restrictions:
12:30pm to 9pm: Oteha Valley Road (optional lane closure for coach/bus parking).

Listen In Auckland - Friday, 4 October 2019

Location:
Mt Smart Stadium, Penrose.

Timing:
6pm Friday 4 October to 1am Saturday 5 October.

Roads closed:
5pm to 2am: Maurice Road.

Parking restrictions:
None.

Diwali Festival - Friday 11 to Sunday 13 October 2019

Location:
Aotea Square, Auckland city centre.

Timing:
8pm onwards Friday 11 October.
12pm to 9pm Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 October.

Roads closed:
8pm Friday 11 October to 5am Monday 14 October: Queen Street, Wakefield Street, Rutland Street, Airedale Street.

Parking restrictions:
4:30am Friday 11 October to midday Monday 14 October: Airedale Street. 
6pm Friday 11 October to 5am Monday 14 October: Mayoral Drive, Greys Avenue. 
7:30pm Friday 11 October to 11:59am Monday 14 October: Wakefield Street.
8pm Friday 11 October to 5am Monday 14 October: Queen Street, Rutland Street.

Kowhai Festival - Sunday, 13 October 2019

Location:
Warkworth Town Centre, Warkworth.

Timing:
9am to 6pm.

Roads closed:
7am to 4pm: Queen Street, Baxter Street, Wharf Street, Kapanui Street.

Parking restrictions:
None.

Counties Cycle Classic - Sunday, 13 October 2019

Location:
Pukekohe Park Race Track, Pukekohe.

Timing:
7am to 5pm.

Roads closed:
7am to 5pm: Manukau Road.

Parking restrictions:
7am to 5pm: Manukau Road.

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