$30 Million Capital Investment to Grow Utilisation and Success of Auckland’s Stadiums

Sat 27 Sep 2014

Regional Facilities Auckland's stadium strategy has been the subject of considerable debate and discussion over the past three years, including most recently a public consultation exercise held as part of Auckland Council's 2014/2015 annual plan process. 


CHOOSE EVENT TYPE Stadium Events | Community Events

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Monster Jam

Sat 01 Nov 2014 & 2 November 2014

Monster Jam monster trucks are custom-designed machines that sit atop 66-inch-tall tyres and weigh a minimum of 5 tonne. Built for short, high-powered bursts of speed, monster trucks generate 1,500 to 2,000 horsepower and are capable of speeds of up to 160 kilometers per hour. Monster trucks can fly up to 38 meters and up to 10 meters in the air.  The 3.5 meter tall, 5 tonne machines will bring you to your feet, racing and ripping up a custom-designed track full of obstacles to soar over or smash through!


Monster Jam will perform three shows at QBE Stadium -  Saturday 1 November (2pm  7pm) & Sunday 2 November (2pm). 


Touring New Zealand for the first time ever, Monster Jam offers a full day of fun.  Before the afternoon shows on Saturday and Sunday, don't miss the world famous Party in the Pits, where you and your family can meet the drivers, get autographs, and take pictures with the trucks!  


Tickets on sale from 1 September from www.ticketmaster.co.nz/monsterjam


•Private Suite: $120 per person (Min of 15 pax, food & beverages additional)
•Total Access Pass**: $175
•Premium VIP: $95 (Level One Lounge)
•Front Row: $95


•A Reserve: $80 Adult / $65 Kids
•B Reserve: $60 Adult / $45 Kids
•C Reserve: $40 Adult / $25 Kids
•Pit Pass**: $15


Group discounts and Corporate hospitality options available - Contact Ticketmaster Groups on 09 970 9745 for information.





Parking in carpark A is available for pre purchase from the stadium office (Lion Foundation House, Stadium Drive) for $10 per vehicle. Please note these cannot be booked over the phone.

A limited number of carpark A spaces will also be available for purchase on the day.

Carpark H - $10

Carpark C - Closed

Hootens Reserve - Free


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Quilt Festival

Auckland Festival of Quilts

Fri 07 Nov 2014 - 9 November

Over 250 quilts, more than 40 merchants and 3 travelling quilt exhibitions will converge on QBE stadium  for the Auckland Quilt Guild's annual show - Festival of Quilts. Judges from New Zealand and Australia will determine the coveted Best In Show prize, along with thirty other prizewinners over various quilt categories. With nearly five hundred members, the Auckland Quilt Guild's annual show is one of the largest in New Zealand.

Sewing machines will be on special for the three days of the show, together with a vast selection of retail therapy for quilters and stitchers. The very popular beaded Christmas decorations from Bangladesh are returning, along with sewing fabric and gadgets, teddy bears, sewing patterns, quilt kits and quilt patterns. Guild members will also be selling a selection of finished quilts, quilt tops, and craft items.

A full café will be operating with espresso coffee, tea, cakes, and lunch options.

The Auckland Quilt Guild is a not for profit organization that provides education seminars and classes for its members. The guild donates more than 600 quilts every year to various charities and people in need. These recently included a women's prison quilt group, Hospice and the Auckland City Mission. New members are always welcome to our monthly meetings.


Entry - $12 per person



Friday  10am-5pm

Saturday 10am - 5pm

Sunday 10am - 4pm


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Cloud Festival 2015

Sat 24 Jan 2015 10.30am - 11pm
This summer, Cloud Festival is the must attend event for you, your youth group, church and even your little bro.
Being held Saturday 24 January 2015, Cloud Festival is Unashamedly all about Jesus and bringing people together for a day of music, fun entertainment, and lotsa inspiration.
Imagine thousands of people gathering with no agenda, no gimmicks, and no sign-ups, but with one purpose: to get together and praise the Creator. This is Cloud Festival.
We've got so much planned with world-class performances from some of the most requested artists, dynamic speakers and so much more.
Already confirmed, Newsboys, RED, Andy Mineo, Rapture Ruckus Leeland, Tedashii, Loud Harp, A Boy & His Kite and The Ember Days plus a whole bunch of your local Kiwi favourites...
Word on the street is that there's a few more surprises in stall... Check back in to make sure you don't miss out. All about a Creator. All about the people!!!
More information available at www.cloudfestival.co.nz

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Nitro Circus

Sun 01 Feb 2015 5.30pm - 11.00pm

Buckle up New Zealand, the greatest Action Sports star on the planet, Travis Pastrana, is bringing the world's most exciting, adrenalin-charged, live action sports show back to New Zealand in 2015.   Featuring 40 of the biggest stars in FMX, BMX and Skate, including Kiwi riders Levi Sherwood, Nick Franklin and Jed Mildon, this Nitro Circus tour promises to be the most colossal one that New Zealand has seen yet.


The upcoming tour will be the first time Pastrana has ridden in New Zealand since 2011. Other stars set to perform include the newly crowned X Fighters champion Josh Sheehan, Blake 'Bilko' Williams, the original Nitro Circus crew members - Jolene, Dusty Wygle, Erik Roner, plus Adam Jones, Wheelz, Jackson Strong and many more.  For full rider line up go to www.nitrocircuslive.com


Coupled with Pastrana's return is an all-new, 'Retro' Circus theme, with the entire performance choreographed and styled as a 1920's, Barnum & Bailey type circus.  This tour boasts a multi-million dollar set with unbelievable new features and a show filled with all new incredible elements, such as synchronized Quad bike and snowmobile riding, a 4 person back flip, a 'launch and splat' as well as a host of mind-bending tricks on a cavalcade of ridiculous, never-before-seen contraptions off the jacked-up 60 foot Nitro Gigant-A-Ramp.  Fans will be treated to a spectacle filled with the biggest tricks in action sports today.


A limited number of private suites are available for purchase. Private Suites are the perfect option for entertaining clients, rewarding staff or for special occasions.

Suites accommodate 18 guests 
$3200 + gst which includes premium undercover seating directly outside your suite, 4 VIP parking passes and personal steward for the evening (food and beverages additional).

Please contact Michelle Price for further information:
027 450 0413

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Colour run

The Best, the Biggest... The Happiest 5k on the Planet

Sun 15 Feb 2015 8.00am

The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality.


You will pass through 4 Color Zones on course: Pink, Green, Blue and Yellow.  The Colour is 100% natural, food dyed, food grade cornstarch. 


As you cross the finish line you will be given your colour packet. The Finish Festival is where we try and burn even more calories dancing, than running and  count down to the famous colour throws.


For full details visit http://thecolorrun.co.nz/auckland/2015-02-15/ 



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FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015

Sat 30 May 2015 - 20 June 2015

The best young footballers on the planet are coming to New Zealand to blow you away.

The FIFA U-20 World Cup is an absolute spectacle that will be unleashed on New Zealand and QBE Stadium is delighted to be one of the host citites.


These lads are the future rock stars of football and will showcase live the most exciting brand of uninhibited free flowing football that you will ever see. More goals, more drama and more of the world's biggest, most glamorous, most beautiful game.


So New Zealand get ready and get into it by registering as an official fan for priority access to tickets, news, reviews and a whole bunch of cool stuff. Diego Maradona, Lionel Messi, Ronaldinho, Roberto Carlos, Sergio Aguero, Luis Figo and Michael Owen and a who's who of global football didn't miss out on making an appearance at this tournament, and neither should you.



For up to date information like the official FIFA U-20 World Cup Facebook page and sign up to become an official supporter


Download the match schedule here (PDF)

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