Auckland has one of the most diverse and unique music scenes in the world and is a great place to enjoy live local and international acts. In 2017, Auckland officially became recognised as a ‘City of Music,’ joining the UNESCO Creative Cities Network.
Discover the region’s best music, festivals, performing arts and sports events, as well as annual cultural events such as Pasifika Festival, Diwali Festival, the Auckland Lantern Festival and Tāmaki Herenga Waka.
Auckland is home to more than 200 different ethnic groups, creating an exciting and diverse food scene that is a melting pot of flavours and cuisines.
Iconic Auckland Eats celebrates 100 dishes that can only be enjoyed in Auckland. From food trucks to fine dining and farmers markets, Iconic Eats can be found everywhere across Auckland and on any budget.