Thanks for a great festival! We look forward to seeing you all again in 2018.

About the Festival

New Zealand gets ready sham-rock and roll for the 2017 St Patrick’s Festival in Auckland! With even more entertainment, food vendors and kids activities, the 2017 Festival promises to be bigger and better. Come join the fun!

Programme

St Patrick's Festival Auckland from 5 - 17 March 2017
Day 1
05 Mar 2017
Day 2
10 Mar 2017
Day 3
11 Mar 2017
Day 4
12 Mar 2017
Day 5
17 Mar 2017

The Auckland Irish Society Fair Day

The Auckland Irish Society holds its annual Fair Day at Fowlds Park on Sunday, March 5. Bring along the whole family and enjoy music, dancing and traditional Irish games. Click on the photo for more details.

Business breakfast with Irish Minister of State

Join the Irish Business Network NZ breakfast event with visiting Irish Minister of State, Patrick O'Donovan, TD. Click on the photo for more details.

Emerald fundraising ball in aid of Mercy Hospice

On Friday, March 10 you are invited to don your finest and enjoy an evening of dining, dancing and Irish-themed entertainment at the Pullman Hotel. Click on the photo for more details.
Emerald Ball

NZ GAA Club Finals

The top teams from around the country will come together in Auckland on Saturday, March 11 and Sunday March 12 to play for the National Titles. Saturday, 9am-6.30pm and Sunday, 9.30am-6pm.
Christchurche Harps Camogie

Hugh Green Group St Patrick’s Parade and Irish Music and Dance Festival

The Hugh Green Group St Patrick’s Parade returns to Ponsonby Road on Sunday, March 12. Click on the photo for more details.
Patricks Day Parade

NZ GAA Club Finals

The top teams from around the country will come together in Auckland on Saturday, March 11 and Sunday March 12 to play for the National Titles. Click on the photo for more details. Saturday 9am-6.30pm. Sunday 9.30am-6pm.
Christchurche Harps Camogie

St Patrick’s Day at Auckland Irish Society

From Irish music to dancing and traditional food, the Auckland Irish Society club rooms will be full of craic from early afternoon until late. Click on the photo for more details.

Sponsors

The St Patrick's Festival would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors. Go raibh míle maith agaibh! We are very grateful for you helping make the festival happen every year.