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Come and enjoy all that Wellington has to offer this festive season.

Clifton Car Park weekend special in December

The first two hours are free, then $2 per hour after that, maximum $8 per day, on the following weekends:

  • Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 December
  • Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 December
  • Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 December

Clifton Car Park is located off the Terrace – view on Google maps. To get to Lambton Quay from Clifton Car Park, take the walkway at the north end of the car park which goes through the Woodward Street tunnel to Lambton Quay, or catch the famous Cable Car down to the city from the south end.

We’re getting into the Christmas spirit with pop-up activations, roaming performers and a trail of fabulous Christmas windows.

Note: 'A Very Welly Christmas' event is taking a holiday for 2021 due to COVID-19 uncertainty.

Window wonderland

Āhea | When Throughout December
Ki hea | Where Wellington City Centre – map coming soon
Te utu | Cost Free

Discover a magical Christmas wonderland. Windows filled with Christmas cheer, art installations, an enchanting Lego display, and a party of Santa’s helpers wrapping up presents. Locations coming soon.

Roaming performances and entertainment

Āhea | When 12pm-4pm on Friday 10 to Sunday 12 December, Friday 17 to Sunday 19 December, Wednesday 22 to Thursday 23 December
Ki hea | Where Wellington City Centre – map coming soon
Te utu | Cost Free

Keep an eye out for pop up performers around the city bringing Christmas joy and laughter. Locations coming soon.