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Welcome to New Zealand’s Premier

Events and Exhibition Centre

Just minutes from Auckland’s CBD, surrounded by the beautiful Cornwall Park in Greenlane, the Auckland Showgrounds have been hosting events for over 160 years. With over 18,000m² of indoor and outdoor exhibition space, we can transform our venues to meet any requirement. This flexibility combined with our impressive facilities make the Auckland Showgrounds the premier exhibition and events venue in New Zealand.

Upcoming Events

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The Food Show


Thursday     25 July 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Friday          26 July 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday      27 July 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday        28 July 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm 

The Food Show is New Zealand's largest annual foodie event. It's where you can load up on the finest food, drinks, and kitchen gear, and discover how to cook like a pro in your own kitchen.


Garba 2024


Friday 2 August      / 7:00pm onwards

Saturday 3 August / 7:00pm onwards 

Atul Purohit is a highly acclaimed Indian classical music vocalist, known for his mastery of the Hindustani classical genre. With a career spanning over four decades, he has captivated audiences worldwide with his soulful renditions and impeccable technique. Purohit's ability to seamlessly blend traditional ragas with contemporary influences sets him apart as a versatile and innovative artist. His well known in Vadodara Gujarat as a Garba king where tens of thousands of people play Garba together.



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Baby Show


Saturday     17 August 2024 / 10:00am to 4:00pm

Sunday       18 August 2024 / 10:00am to 4:00pm

Bumps, births, babies and beyond - there's so much value to be had at New Zealand's leading parenting event! From tips and tricks by leading experts to show only specials, the Baby Show is a must attend event for all mums, dads and parents-to-be. 

To make your Baby Show experience easier and more fun, we ensure the show is parent-friendly with wide aisles for buggies, parenting rooms, and lots of comfortable rest areas.


NZ Gift & Homeware Fair – Spring

Trade only


Sunday     25 August 2024 / 9:00am to 6:00pm

Monday    26 August 2024 / 9:00am to 6:00pm

Tuesday   27 August 2024 / 9:00am to 4:00pm

The New Zealand Gift and Homeware Fairs are trade only shows where retailers can view and order the latest product lines in one place, at one time.

Season after season, NZ Gift Fairs are specifically timed to showcase a huge range of the latest products just when shelves need restocking.


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Auckland Home Show


Thursday 5 September   / 10:00am to 9:00pm

Friday 6 September        / 10:00am to 9:00pm

Saturday 7 September   / 10:00am to 9:00pm

Sunday 8 September     / 10:00am to 6:00pm 

The Auckland Home Show brings together hundreds of exhibitors to showcase the latest products, services, and trends in home renovation, new home building, home interiors and furnishing, home improvements, and outdoor living. The Auckland Home Show is where you can gather all the inspiration and guidance you need for your next home project!

Come along and engage with renovation, building, and design experts to discuss your upcoming home improvement project. Attend our free seminars and workshops to learn even more tips, advice, and the latest trends in the industry.

We can’t wait to see you at the Auckland Home Show (the largest Home Show in Australasia!)


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The 2024 New Zealand Electro Mobility Summit & Expo


Wednesday 16 October    

Thursday 17 October      


​A B2B two-day conference & trade only exhibition


Join Brightstar at the 2024 New Zealand Electro Mobility Summit & Expo to explore how the crucial role sustainable transportation plays into New Zealand's zero carbon targets. Plug into two days of learning from visionary leaders and create action plans for your business arena.

Enjoy networking in the exhibition area space, share knowledge and check out the ever-evolving new products and services.




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