THE EDGE Presents
Monday 9 - Saturday 21 December | FREE
Unwrapping Christmas returns for a second year with its unique celebration of theatre, live music and dancing!
Join us again in Aotea Square - relax in a sunny deck chair and soak up live music, dance up a storm under the stars, enjoy outdoor circus and theatre and find perfect holiday gifts in our Christmas markets.
We’re bringing the bandstand out again - join us there for your chance to dance under the stars!
, Celtic Ceilidh
(kay-lee) to classic Ballroom
, grab a drink, get your dancing shoes on and learn some new moves. The perfect way to end a summer evening and celebrate the Christmas season!
Mon 9 - Fri 13 December
DAY: 10.15am – 2.00pm
Fri 13 & 20, Sat 14 & 21 December
EVENING : 5.00pm – 8.00pm
Fresh and fascinating theatre right in the heart of Aotea Square!
Watch jaw dropping circus feats with Campground Chaos, be amazed by the back flips and drum beats from Strike Percussion, transport yourself with a stunning retelling of Homer's Odyssey, Celebrate with sweet gospel sounds,sing along with musical theatre and laugh yourself silly with Double Derelicts.
Your favourite lunch break in the sun returns for a second year. Pick up a snack from our delicious food stalls
and lounge in a deck chair or under a beach umbrella while listening to some live tunes by local Kiwi artists
. We’re even bringing out the giant games of Connect 4
again so you can really relax!
If you need a stocking stuffer or a special gift, head to our Christmas markets hosted by Auckland’s crafty folk and local artisans.
Recyclable plastic bottles are transformed into a sparkling forest, featuring an amazing seven metre tall Christmas tree