Full Festival Programme

From an Irish film premiere to the Hugh Green Group parade – plan your St Patrick's Festival here!
Day 1
02 Mar 2018

Fáilte fundraising ball in aid of Mercy Hospice

On Friday, March 2 you are invited to don your finest and enjoy an evening of dining, dancing and Irish-themed entertainment in aid of the Mercy Hospice. Click on the photo for more details.
Day 2
07 Mar 2018

Mrs Brown’s Boys Auckland show

The Multi Award Winning Mrs Brown's Boys will perform live, their brand new show FOR THE LOVE OF MRS. BROWN in Auckland from March 7 to March 9. Click on the photo for more details.
Day 3
08 Mar 2018

An Irish Film Premiere – Older than Ireland

Older than Ireland, an exclusive Irish film premiere in New Zealand, celebrating 100 years of love, laughter and happiness. Click on the photo for more details.
Day 4
10 Mar 2018

Older than Ireland – final screening

The final screening of Older than Ireland, celebrating 100 years of love, laughter and happiness. Click on the photo for more details.
Day 5
11 Mar 2018

The Auckland Irish Society Fair Day 2018

The Auckland Irish Society holds its annual Fair Day at Fowlds Park on Sunday, March 11. Bring along the whole family and enjoy music, dancing and traditional Irish games. Click on the photo for more details.
Day 6
14 Mar 2018

IBNNZ Business Breakfast with Irish Govt Minister of State

The Irish Business Network of New Zealand is hosting a breakfast event with Mr Jim Daly, TD - Ireland's Minister of State at the Department of Health with special responsibility for Mental Health and Older People - on Wednesday, March 14. Click below for more details.

Irish Whiskey Tasting Evening

Want to learn more about Irish whiskey? In association with The Jefferson, we are pleased to bring you this evening of tasting Ireland's finest spirits! Click on the photo for more details.
Day 7
16 Mar 2018

The Greening of Auckland

Watch as Auckland's landmark locations light up green to celebrate St Patrick's Day. Click on the photo for more details.
Day 8
17 Mar 2018

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 Saturday, March 17. Click on the photo for more details.

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.