EVERYONE'S INVITED!

An exciting new festival bringing together the best local food, drink, entertainment and accommodation in a celebration of all things Wellington.

Celebrate for 10 days in May 6 - 16

The Tasting Room
play
Wellington Firebenders
Panhead Tory Street
play
T-Bone at Panhead – The Sunday Session
Leroy’s
play
Psychic Supper
CoCo at The Roxy
play
Rum With Ray
Waitoa Victoria Street
play
IIPA Celebration Day

IIPA Celebration Day

Celebrate Wellington’s finest IIPA’s with 10 taps, 10 Wellington Breweries, 10 Fantastic Double India Pale Ales.

Only one can be crowned finest, your vote counts!

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Dillinger’s
play
Bootleggers Murder Mystery
QT Wellington
play
Opera on the Menu
St Johns Bar and Restaurant
play
1920’s Prohibition Speakeasy
Ivy Bar & Cabaret
play
Jazz Night at Ivy Bar
Coene’s
play
The Greatest Showman Dinner
Honey Badger
play
Pulp Fiction Friday
Iron Horse Miramar
play
Burlesque Revue
El Barrio
play
Son de Cuba
LUCKY – Press Hall
eatdrink
UNLUCKY
Eva Beva
play
Drag Brunch
Double Vision Brewing
play
Beer Cocktails
Yoshi Sushi & Bento (Press Hall)
eatdrink
Katsu Curry & No Ugly x Denzien Gin
Press Hall
play
The Bolzo’s Trio
El Barrio
play
Afro Fiesta at El Barrio
Eva Beva
play
Taking Back Summer
Portlander Bar & Grill
play
Mother’s Day Long Lunch
Sweet Release
eatdrink
Not Ribs, Fried Pickles & Fries
Hotel Bristol
play
Stars In Their Eyes
Rogue & Vagabond
play
Gold Nugget Pawn Shop
Park Kitchen
play
Live Music at Park Kitchen
Rosie’s Red Hot Cantina & Taco Joint
play
Smokin’ Tacos
Whistling Sisters
play
Vanessa Stacey
CoCo at The Roxy
play
Sam Manzanza’s AfroBeat Band
Meow
play
Pint of Poetry
Little Beer Quarter
play
Drag Me To Beer
Lulu Bar
play
King Kapisi DJ set
Jack Hackett’s Irish Pub
play
Oscar Lavën and Wallace Gollan
The Foundry Restaurant & Bar
eatdrink
Pitcher and Platter Spanish Style
Whistling Sisters
play
Rio Trio
Vinyl Bar
eatdrink
Jerk Wings
El Barrio
eatdrink
Saint Rosa de Lima with Pisco Sour
Roxy Cinema
play
Tipsy Tea with James & Isey
Whistling Sisters
play
Lady Marmelaide
Khandallah Trading Company
play
Family Film Festival

Family Film Festival

Sunday movie day & singalong – we’re putting on your favourite kids movies to give you the chance to have a well earned Sunday lunch

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Dirty Burger
eatdrink
Good Sh*t & Brisket
Double Vision Brewing
play
Frenzy
Eva Beva
play
Shake With Jake
Vinyl Bar
play
Live Acoustic Session with Tyler Leggett
Whistling Sisters
play
Colarado Groove
Vinyl Bar
play
Drag Quiz – Welly Edition
Double Vision Brewing
eatdrink
Wing’n It
D4 on Allen
play
Ginology

Ginology

An evening of Gin Appreciation, showcasing local Wellington gins and tonics

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Hotel Bristol
play
Hogwarts Quizmasters
Shady Lady
play
Andy Gartrell Live
Garden Hotel
play
Mother’s Day Gin Brunch Club
Portlander Bar & Grill
eatdrink
A Duck & Pinot Affair
Garden Hotel
play
Moley Holey – Crazy Disco Golf Day
Mishmosh
eatdrink
Gunpowder Rum Fried Jerk Chicken
Station Gardens
play
Magic Petting Zoo
Counter Culture Board Game Cafe & Bar
eatdrink
Play With Your Food
Dirty Little Secret
play
Dirty Little Drag Bingo
Eva Beva
play
Saucy Buoys
Rogue & Vagabond
play
Ollie Bomann’s ‘HIP-HOP NIGHTS’
TSB Arena & Shed 6
play
BrewDay in Celebration of Beer
Atura Wellington
eatdrink
Celebrate Mum
Fortune Favours
play
Grazing Table Feast!

Grazing Table Feast!

Fortune Favours has teamed up with the foodie folk from The Cheesewheel Ltd to bring you a gourmet experience event like no other!

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QT Wellington
stay
Love Thy QT
Master Kong
play
Funky Dumplings Party
Brew’d Stokes Valley
play
We Love The 70s
Roxy Cinema
play
Date Night at The Roxy
Whistling Sisters
play
Queens For A Cause
t bay cafe – TITAHI BAY
play
Carl Webley Live
Blue Lady – Airport
eatdrink
Surf & Turf Delight Burger
Brew’d Boulcott
eatdrink
Cherry Chicken Parma
Whitby Co-op Kitchen & Bar
eatdrink
Pork It Sizzle
United Brew Works
eatdrink
Satay and Gyoza Combo
D4 on Allen
eatdrink
Mulled Gin and Kāpiti Cheese
QT Wellington
stay
Rock Star – Check Into Extraordinary
Rogue & Vagabond
play
Voodoo Piano Lounge with Dayle Jellyman
DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington
play
Jazz Night at DoubleTree by Hilton
The Residence Bar
play
Rock Night with Seismic State
Master Kong
eatdrink
Into The Tropics
Double Vision Brewing
play
Carl Webley
Dillinger’s
eatdrink
On The Lam
Press Hall
play
The Lockdown Quartet
Khandallah Trading Company
eatdrink
Khandallah in a Burger
Station Gardens
eatdrink
Pulled Porky Burger

Pulled Porky Burger

A delicious pulled pork burger served with curly fries and aioli, paired with a Chillax APA from Double Vision Brewery

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The Arborist Rooftop Bar and Eatery
eatdrink
A Trip Down the Rabbit Hole
Rogue & Vagabond
eatdrink
A Toast to New Orleans
Karaka Cafe
play
Kaiwaiata Māmās
West Plaza Hotel
stay
Eat + Drink + Play = Stay!
Lulu Bar
play
Tiki Cabaret
POP
play
Taskmaster
Dakota Bar
play
Musical Bingo
Rogue & Vagabond
play
Sunday Jazz with Jasmine Lovell-Smith
Rogue & Vagabond
play
The Wellington Mingus Ensemble
Rogue & Vagabond
play
Fire Waltz
Rogue & Vagabond
play
Johnny Lawrence’s ‘Sweep The Leg’
Rogue & Vagabond
play
The Jazz Underground
Lulu Bar
eatdrink
Teal Hawaiian
Brew’d Island Bay
play
Live Music by Danica Bryant
The Old Bailey
play
Lunchtime Quiz Challenge
Jack Hackett’s Irish Pub
play
Chicago Blues at Jack Hackett’s
The Arborist Rooftop Bar and Eatery
play
The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party
QT Wellington
eatdrink
Yas Queen Victorian High Tea
D4 on Featherston
play
Mammy’s Day – Irish Style!
Sprig & Fern Thorndon
play
Paul Saker-Norrish Live at The Sprig
Atura Wellington
stay
Atura Arrives
D4 on Featherston
play
Quarter Acre Block
The Arborist Rooftop Bar and Eatery
play
Family Lockdown Quartet
Rydges – Wellington Airport
stay
Escape with Rydges Wellington
Shady Lady
eatdrink
Cheese A Side Piece
Amador
eatdrink
Be Gintle Deer
DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington
eatdrink
Play’ted Terroir
New Zealand Dominion Museum Building
play
Highball Cocktail & Spirits Festival
The Residence Bar
eatdrink
The Resi Spicy Chicken Burger
Panhead Tory Street
eatdrink
Baxter’s Wing Challenge
Duke Of Wellington
eatdrink
The Squealing Lieutenant
Double Vision Brewing
play
Beers and Biscuits
Te Aro Brewing Co
eatdrink
Dragon Burger
Karaka Cafe
eatdrink
Hari Rā Māmā – Hakari Kai
One Fat Bird
eatdrink
Seas The Days
QT Wellington
play
The Yeabsley Brothers Live at QT Wellington
Trinity Hotel
stay
Staycation at Trinity Hotel
Cutlers Entertainment
play
Leading Ladies
Rydges – Wellington Airport
eatdrink
Old Meets New
POP
eatdrink
Tangled Chicken
t bay cafe – TITAHI BAY
eatdrink
Super Charged Cheese Burger
Dakota Bar
eatdrink
Deep Fried Oreos & Founders IPA
Sprig & Fern Thorndon
eatdrink
Gourmet Pie & Tasty Pint
The Cambridge Hotel
stay
Getaway at The Cambridge Hotel
Bethel Woods
eatdrink
Meeeet

Meeeet

Bethel’s massive Smoked Meat Platter paired with a Fortune Favours Beachcomber Hefe

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Bolton Hotel
stay
Classic Capital Craft
Brew’d Island Bay
eatdrink
Catch of The Day
Leroy’s
eatdrink
4 Kofta Leroy’s
Dakota Bar
play
Speed Quiz
Saigon Taste
eatdrink
Vietnamese Crispy Pancake
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
stay
Staycation with Cocktails and Tapas
Concrete Bar
eatdrink
Concrete Deli
Double Vision Brewing
play
Nigel Parry
Karaka Cafe
eatdrink
Win A Night At The Rydges
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
eatdrink
Espresso Martinis and Tapas
Portlander Bar & Grill
play
Portlander and Coney Wines Presents: A Duck and Pinot Affair
Fortune Favours
eatdrink
Fortune Favours Meats and Cheese Board
CoCo at The Roxy
eatdrink
The Drunken Duck
El Horno
eatdrink
Stormy Seas
Little Beer Quarter
eatdrink
Nic-Fill-A
Gilmer Apartment Hotel
stay
A stay like no other
Concrete Bar
play
Concrete Cocktail Masterclass
Dirty Little Secret
eatdrink
Dirty Birdie + The Frockaccinno
The Tasting Room
eatdrink
Wings of Fire
Ivy Bar & Cabaret
play
Evolution

Evolution

Wellington’s hottest drag competition is back this 2021 and we are looking to crown our brand new Evolution Drag Grand Champion!

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The Arborist Rooftop Bar and Eatery
eatdrink
I’m Fond of You
U Boutique Hotel
stay
Stay at U Boutique Hotel
Oviedo Cafe
play
The Friday Session at Oviedo
Mexico Wellington
eatdrink
Brunch in Mexico!
Lulu Bar
eatdrink
Ora King Salmon
Coene’s
eatdrink
Deep Sea Tangle
St Johns Bar and Restaurant
eatdrink
Manhattan and the Mediterranean
El Horno
play
Andy Gartrell Release Show
Oviedo Cafe
eatdrink
Windy Welly Burger
U Residence Hotel
stay
Stay at U Residence Hotel
Flamingo Joe’s
play
Mother’s Day Cocktail High Tea
Links Café
eatdrink
The Best of Miramar Golf Club
Cashmere Lounge
eatdrink
Suburban Style
Origin
play
Petone Singles Soirée
The Featherston Tavern
play
Karen Louisa Bingo Night
Iron Horse Miramar
eatdrink
Burlesque Beef Short Rib
Sojourn Apartment Hotel
stay
Breakfast in Bed
D4 on Featherston
eatdrink
Luck of the Irish Stew + Beverage
Park Kitchen
eatdrink
I’m Hooked
El Barrio
play
El Barrio’s Second Birthday Party
Avida Bar
eatdrink
Asian inversion
Brew’d Stokes Valley
eatdrink
Beef In The Valley
The Crooked Elm
eatdrink
Paul’s Pukka Pie & A Pint
The Old Bailey
eatdrink
The Old Bailey’s Famous Breakfast
Jack Hackett’s Irish Pub
eatdrink
Fortune Favours Bangers & Mash
Double Vision Brewing
play
Danica Bryant
The Martinborough Hotel & Union Square
play
Trivia at Union Square
QT Wellington
eatdrink
Popping Popcorn
The Martinborough Hotel & Union Square
eatdrink
Martinborough’s finest
The Martinborough Hotel & Union Square
stay
Have breakfast on us!
Eva Beva
eatdrink
Saint Brendan Sausage Roll & Dixon Cider
Lola Stays
eatdrink
The Noodles
The Cambridge Hotel
eatdrink
2 For 20 Burgers
The Tote
eatdrink
Pizza and a Pour
The Cambridge Hotel
play
Balls Out Bingo With Anna
The Tote
play
Karaoke at The Tote
Double Vision Brewing
play
Beer Bingo