T-Swizzle fans will take over Mt Smart Stadium to welcome one of the world's biggest pop stars. Photo / Supplied

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

If you're in Wellington check out the waterfront for all things natural wine on Sunday. Photo / Supplied

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

Local beat makers Yoko-Zuna are holding a special art exhibition at Strange Haven. Photo / Supplied

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

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