Fun Things To Do This Weekend 08/11/18
Shake off the week with T-Swizzle in town, a self-guided wine tour, and a giant designer market
Tayor Swift at Mt Smart Stadium
Taylor Swift will bring her spectacular world tour to Mt Smart Stadium on Friday, ending the long wait for her die-hard fans. Taylor will play on the back of her recent album Reputation, which was one of the year's highest selling releases.
When: Friday November 9, 5.30pm Where: 2 Beasley Ave, Penrose Tickets: Ticketmaster.co.nz
Budburst Natural Wine Fair in Wellington
The best in natural wine will be pouring in the Boatshed and the Rowing Club on Wellington's waterfront this Sunday. Whether you're a local or visiting, be sure to check out the biennial event for a chance to meet the makers, and enjoy food and live music on site.
When: Sunday November 11, 12pm-5:30pm Where: The Boatshed, Jervois Quay, Wellington Tickets: $40-$50 Budburst.nz
Ray Haydon Achromatic
Take in the new stunning work 'Achromatic' from Ray Haydon at Newmarket's Sanderson Contemporary gallery which explores black and white finishes to carbon fibre sculptures.
When: Wednesday November 7 – Sunday November 25 Where: Sanderson Contemporary Art, 2 Kent St, Newmarket
General Collective Market
Start your Christmas shopping ahead of the game at the General Collective Market this Sunday. The line-up includes designer homewares, art, fashion and handmade craft from local designers, makers and creatives.
When: Sunday November 11, 9am-3pm Where: ASB Showgrounds, 217 Greenlane Rd West, Epsom
The Girl in The Spider's Web
The fourth novel in the Stieg Larsson's best-selling Millennium series will hit screens this weekend. This time heroine Lisbeth Salander is played by Clair Foy, who underwent a dark transformation for the role and stepped out from previous royally themed characters Queen Elizabeth II, Ann Boleyn and Lady Macbeth.
When: Screening now Where: Cinemas country-wide
Urban Wine Walk in Ponsonby
A selection of Ponsonby bars and restaurants will open their doors to a unique wine experience on Saturday afternoon with the ultimate in self-guided wine tasting tours. Get your tipple on sampling top wine producers in the country at venues including Annabels, Gypsy Caravan, Bedford Soda, Longroom, Ponsonby Social Club, Cuba Libre and more.
When: Saturday November 10, 12pm-4:30 pm Tickets: $45-$60 Urbanwinewalk.com
Yoko-Zuna 'Voyager' Exhibition at Strange Haven
Local electronic group Yoko-Zuna is set to release their new album Voyager and are celebrating with an exhibition and pop-up shop at Strange Haven. Voyager features the artwork of Lyle Hawthorne, so the event will show off Lyle's artwork and limited edition prints avaliable to buy. Voyager will be on LP to grab a week early.
When: Saturday November 10 – Sunday November 11, 12pm-5pm Where: Strange Haven, 281 Karangahape Rd
Penny Sage Sample Sale
Find press samples, archive items, seconds and one-off pieces at the Penny Sage sample sale this Saturday.
When: 10 November, 10am-4pm Where: 6A Kirk Street, Grey Lynn