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5 Awesome Things To Do In Auckland This Week

By Emma Pickles
13th Feb 2017

5 Awesome Things To Do In Auckland This Week

We know, we know, it’s Monday and you’re probably not too stoked about it! Fret not, there’s always plenty happening in Auckland. This week, get amongst comedy, the day of luuurve (aka Valentine’s Day) and an outdoor cinema sesh.

Here are five awesome things to do in Auckland this week.

All Week

Bondie In The City

Remember when Takapuna was blessed with Bondie Designer Cupcakes last year? Well, you folks on the other side of the bridge can get excited because this cupcake store is popping up in Ponsonby Central for a whole week! There will be a range of their freshly baked goodies on offer, including lemon curd, chocolate salted caramel, chocolate raspberry and blueberry cupcakes, as well as a range of tempting Valentine’s Day specials. Get the deets here.


Nope, we’re not talking about tents and the great outdoors. As part of the Auckland Pride Festival, Park and Sainsbury present Camping, their super camp comedy creation. Centered around two issue-ridden couples who go on a secluded camping retreat, you’ll be lol’ing your way into the working week. With shows on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, it sold out at the International Comedy Festival so is guaranteed to be a hoot! Lock in your tickets here.

Tuesday 14 February

Valentine’s Day Wining And Dining

Ready to get all lovey dovey? Valentine’s Day is all about the L-word and, this year, it’s time to impress the socks (or pants) off your significant other. To help you do just that, we’ve rounded up the best places to wine and diner your lover this Tuesday. From oh-so fancy restaurants to more rustic and heart-felt affairs, here’s where you need to lock in a table!

Valentine’s Day Special At Silo Cinema

It’s that time of year again and whether you’re relationship status is married, dating, single or ‘it’s complicated’ the question is ‘What do I do on Valentine’s Day?’ Silo Cinema is the answer, screening a classic, The Princess Bride this Tuesday. So don’t fret, get some friends together to snack on some scrummy street food, snuggle under a blanket and watch the fairytale unfold. Click here for more info.

Share the Love at Garnet Station

Celebrating pride, the end of Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day, Share The Love is set to be a night of food, drink and passion at Garnet Station. With their specially made menu this may be your one and only chance to get a mascarpone, chocolate nugget and fresh strawberry dessert pizza, so make sure to book your place! Nab tickets online here.

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Image credit: Bondie Designer Cupcakes via Facebook

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