This vibrant annual festival is the biggest celebration of Pacific Island culture and heritage in the world, fittingly held in the world’s largest population centre of Pacfic Islanders. It’s your chance to experience the sights, sounds, tastes and colours of the Pacific. In 2017, the event celebrates its 25th birthday.
Western Springs Park is transformed into 11 Pacific Island villages for the duration of the festival, with over a thousand performers showcasing the very best of Pacific Island music, dance and culture. Festival markets offer a bustling and colourful trade in traditional food and crafts.
For event details, see www.aucklandnz.com/pasifika.