Activity Guide

Activity Guide

Friday


Arwa Alneami: Never Never Land

Type: Art Exhibition
Venue: City Gallery
Date: Thursday, 30th of Aug, 2018
Time: 10:00am
Price: Free
Season finishes: Sunday, 4th of Nov, 2018
Summary: To mark Suffrage 125, City Gallery Wellington presents Never Never Land, a project by Saudi artist Arwa Alneami. Her covertly made photos and videos of a sex-segregated amusement park shows how women negotiate and test restrictions on their freedoms.


Bekah Carran - This I Know

Type: Art Exhibition
Venue: Bowen Galleries, Ghuznee Street
Date: Monday, 1st of Oct, 2018
Time: 10:00am
Price: Free
Season finishes: Saturday, 27th of Oct, 2018
Summary: Sculptor Bekah Carran makes new things in concrete from broken every day things - like small bowls, piles of coins or an ashtray. She uses black oxide in concrete to recreate beautiful fine work.


NZSO - Shed Series: Projection

Type: Concert
Venue: Shed 6
Date: Friday, 19th of Oct, 2018
Time: 6:30pm
Price: $35+bf from NZSO.co.nz. Student prices also availble
Summary: Each concert features timeless classics and contemporary works performed in the relaxed setting of Shed 6 on Wellington’s waterfront. Flexible seating means you can sit, stand or move around the venue while the Orchestra performs. Drinks are served throughout the concert from a first-class bar.


Carnival Of Lights

Type: Festival
Venue: Riddiford Garden, Lower Hutt
Date: Friday, 19th of Oct, 2018
Time: 7:00pm
Price: Free
Season finishes: Monday, 22nd of Oct, 2018
Summary: For four nights over Labour Weekend HighLight returns to transform Riddiford Garden into a spectacular carnival of light for all ages.
You’ll journey below the waves, across land and sky, experience the power of the elements, meet creepy-crawly characters, and discover a mythical forest.


Anika Moa Album Release

Type: Live Gig
Venue: San Fran (www.sanfran.co.nz)
Date: Friday, 19th of Oct, 2018
Time: 8:00pm
Price: $43 from tickets.nztix.co.nz
Summary:


Work In Progress: A Deep Merging

Type: DJ
Venue: Laundry (240 Cuba Street)
Date: Friday, 19th of Oct, 2018
Time: 9:00pm
Price: Free
Summary: House, Deep House & Jungle with Sanoi, Rube, Halo and
Zuke.


DJ Cory

Type: DJ
Venue: Havana Bar
Date: Friday, 19th of Oct, 2018
Time: 10:00pm
Price: Free
Summary:


Up and Coming

Sky Canvas

Type: Live Gig
Venue: San Fran (www.sanfran.co.nz)
Date: Saturday, 20th o Oct, 2018
Time: 9:00pm
Price: $10 from eventfinda.co.nz
Season Starts: Saturday, 20th o Oct, 2018
Summary: To celebrate the release of their new single Fossil, Wellington 5-piece Sky Canvas are taking their radiant and hard-grooving brand of alternative soul out on tour this Spring!

Wellington Phoenix vs Newcastle Jets

Type: Football Game
Venue: Westpac Stadium
Date: Sunday, 21st o Oct, 2018
Time: 5:00pm
Price: Tickets inc student & family tickets from ticketek.co.nz.
Season Starts: Sunday, 21st o Oct, 2018
Summary: The Hyundai A-League is back for 2018/19!
Wellington Phoenix take on Newcastle Jets in A-League opener!

The Dry Horrors: Anthony Donaldson/ Lucien Johnson/ Tom Callwood

Type: Live Gig
Venue: L'affare (27 College Street)
Date: Sunday, 21st o Oct, 2018
Time: 2:00pm
Price: Free
Season Starts: Sunday, 21st o Oct, 2018
Summary: L'affare's first Sunday Session. A rare treat to experience the big sounds of this small group of stalwart creatives of untold pedigree.
Drinks and nibbles available.

Sex On Toast

Type: Live Gig
Venue: Caroline, 1 Manners Street
Date: Thursday, 25th o Oct, 2018
Time: 8:00pm
Price: $20 from justtheticketnz.com
Season Starts: Thursday, 25th o Oct, 2018
Summary: At long last, Sex on Toast are ready to unveil their latest EP 'Rough'.
Sparse ballads, slow jams, uptempo, Minneapolis stomp, heavy metal, 12” mixes, drum machines and industrial noise.

Loop and Radio Active Present Trinity Roots

Type: Live Gig
Venue: Opera House
Date: Thursday, 8th o Nov, 2018
Time: 7:00pm
Price: Loop.co.nz
Season Starts: Thursday, 8th o Nov, 2018
Summary: Performing their classic album True with special guests.