Western Springs Park
FREE ENTRYOperating hours:
– Sat 14 March, 9am to 7pm (villages close at 5pm)
– Sun 15 March, 10am to 4pmThe iconic Pasifika Festival is back at Western Springs from Saturday 14 to Sunday 15 March, 2020.
You don’t need to go far to experience island life in the Pacific. Two days, 12 islands, and an island hop away from a gourmet selection of Pasifika favourites.
Get with the island beat and be entertained by some of Pasifika’s best. Immerse yourself in our Māori culture on the Aotearoa stage or be wow’d by the Cook Island drummers on one of the 11 stages at Western Springs Park.
– 12 authentic Pacific Island villages
– Delicious food stalls
– Arts & crafts
– Traditional and contemporary Pacific Island music & performances
This family-friendly, free event is a great way to experience the diverse cultures of our Pacific whanau. Pack a picnic rug, slip on your sandals, and get ready to celebrate Auckland’s rich Pacific culture and heritage, through incredible performances, delicious food and drink, workshops and more.
This year there will also be some exciting pre-festival activities to enjoy, such as new performers, an art exhibition, light installations, wider food offerings and much, much more. So keep an eye out for the full festival programme and our top tips for the festival, available in March.
Find out more at www.aucklandnz.com/pasifika