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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.

For Christmas events such as suburban Santa Parades, Farmers Santa Parade and Christmas in the Park, see Christmas event road closures.

Last updated: 21 November 2018

Corporate Challenge - Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Location:
Auckland Domain, Grafton.

Timing:
6:30pm to 8:30pm.

Roads closed:
5pm to 8pm: Grandstand Road South, Football Road, Museum Circuit, Cenotaph Road, Kiosk Road, Little George Street, Maunsell Road extension and The Crescent.

Parking restrictions:
None.

Onepoto School Cultural Festival 2018 - Friday, 23 November 2018

Location:
Onepoto School, Northcote.

Timing:
5am to 4pm.

Roads closed:
None.

Parking restrictions:
8:30am to 2:30pm: Lake Road, Fraser Avenue, Greenslade Crescent, Richardson Place.

Midnight Madness Street Festival - Friday, 23 November 2018

Location:
Howick.

Timing:
8am to midnight.

Roads closed:
4pm to midnight: Picton Street.

Parking restrictions:
1pm to midnight: Picton Street, Uxbridge Road, Moore Street.

Auckland Tuatara Baseball 2018 - Friday, 23 to Sunday, 25 November 2018

Location:
McLeod Park, Te Atatu.

Timing:
10am Friday 23 November to 7pm Sunday 25 November.

Parking restrictions:
10am Friday 23 November to 7pm Sunday 25 November: McLeod Road.

Monster Energy S-X Open - Saturday, 24 November 2018

Location:
Mt Smart Stadium, Penrose.

Timing:
12pm to 10pm.

Roads closed:
12pm to 11pm: Beasley Avenue.
Stop/Go 9pm to 11pm: Maurice Road, O'Rorke Road.

Parking restrictions:
12pm to 11pm: Beasley Avenue.
2:30pm to 11pm: Station Road.

Walking Stars - Saturday, 24 to Sunday, 25 November 2018

Location:
Auckland Domain (affected by closures and restrictions).

Timing:
8pm Saturday 24 November to 2am Sunday 25 November.

Roads closed:
8pm to 11pm Saturday 24 November: Grafton Bridge.
7pm Saturday 24 November to 2:30am Sunday 25 November: Auckland Domain Inner Roads - Grandstand Road North and South, Football Road, Kiosk Road, The Crescent, Cenotaph Road, Domain Drive, Lower Domain Drive, Maunsell Road Extension.

Parking restrictions:
6pm Saturday 24 November to 4am Sunday 25 November: Auckland Domain Inner Roads - The Crescent, Kiosk Road, Cenotaph Road, Football Road, Wintergarden Road, Museum Circuit, Maunsell Road Extension, Titoki Street, Grandstand Road North and South.

Farmers Santa Parade - Sunday, 25 November 2018

For road closures and parking restrictions for the Farmers Santa Parade and other suburban Christmas events, see Christmas event road closures.

TV commercial filming - Sunday, 25 November 2018

Location:
Auckland City Centre.

Timing:
5pm Sunday 25 November to 2am Monday 26 November.

Roads closed:
5pm Sunday 25 November to 2am Monday 26 November: Fort Lane.

Parking restrictions:
None.

NZ Flower & Garden show - Wednesday, 28 to Sunday, 2 December 2018

Location:
Trusts Arena, Henderson.

Timing:
10am to 6pm.

Parking restrictions:
8am to 7pm: Central Park Drive.

Shrek by the National Youth Theatre Company (NYTC) - Thursday, 29 and Friday, 30 November 2018

Location:
Auckland City Centre.

Timing:
9:45am to 2pm.

Roads closed:
None.

Parking restrictions:
8:45am to 3pm: Queen Street.
10am to 3pm: Mayoral Drive.

Gladstone Primary Triathlon - Friday, 30 November 2018

Location:
Mt Albert.

Timing:
9:30am to 12:15pm.

Roads closed:
9:45am to 12:30pm: Police closure of Seaview Terrace.

Parking restrictions:
None.

Auckland Tuatara Baseball 2018 - Friday, 30 November to Sunday, 2 December 2018

Location:
McLeod Park, Te Atatu.

Timing:
10am Friday 30 November to 7pm Sunday 2 December.

Parking restrictions:
10am Friday 30 November to 7pm Sunday 2 December: McLeod Road.

Lightpath Festival - Saturday, 1 December 2018

Location:
Lightpath, Newton.

Timing:
5pm to 9pm.

Roads closed:
11am to midnight: Canada Street, South Street, East Street.

Parking restrictions:
3pm to midnight: Canada Street, Mercury Lane, East Street, South Street.

Sir Peter Blake Torbay Regatta 2018 - Saturday, 1 and Sunday, 2 December 2018

Location:
Waiake Beach and Reserve, Aicken Reserve and Deep Creek Reserve in Torbay.

Timing:
7am to 8pm.

Roads closed:
Stop/Go 9:30am to 7pm: Beach Road.

Parking restrictions:
5am to 8pm: Deep Creek Road, Beach Road, Ellangowan Road, Weatherly Road, Hebron Road.

First Thursdays - Thursday, 6 December 2018

Location:
Newton.

Timing:
6pm to 10pm.

Roads closed:
5pm to 11pm: West Terrace.

Parking restrictions:
None.

RNZB The Nutcracker - Friday, 7 December 2018

Location:
Auckland Town Hall, Auckland City Centre.

Timing:
12:30pm to 1:45pm.

Roads closed:
None.

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

Takapuna Beach Polo - Friday, 7 December 2018

Location:
Takapuna Beach, Takapuna.

Timing:
1pm to 7pm.

Roads closed:
Stop/Go 12pm to 8pm: The Promenade.

Parking restrictions:
None.

Chariot Festival - Saturday, 8 December 2018

Location:
Auckland City Centre.

Timing:
4am to 1:30pm.

Roads closed:
4:30am to 12pm: Fort Street.
12pm to 12:45pm: Queen Street.

Parking restrictions:
None.

Christmas in the Park - Saturday, 8 December 2018

For road closures and parking restrictions for Christmas in the Park and other suburban Christmas events, see Christmas event road closures.

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