Elemental AKL is a new region-wide festival illuminating Tāmaki Makaurau during winter.
Enjoy a captivating programme of more than 60 free and ticketed events which celebrate Auckland’s energy and vibrancy through light, cuisine, culture and entertainment.
Drawing on the elements of air, fire, earth, and water, Auckland’s newest festival will transform eateries and bars, theatres, parks and islands, public spaces, and more throughout the month of July.
As part of the festival, Elemental Feast will showcase Auckland’s world-class food scene with more than 100 participating eateries. An incredible range of cafes, restaurants, and pubs have created a feature dish or menu inspired by the elements, exclusively available for the month of July.
Be energised and entertained with a diverse array of thought-provoking new works, crowd-pleasers, element-themed dishes, and interactive, immersive events. Elemental AKL will delight, inspire and show you why Tāmaki Makaurau is a place unlike any other.