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Valentines Day High Five Events!

Valentine’s Day Free Salsa at Sunset Salsa Special Edition

Learn to Salsa in the setting sun down on the waterfront with CubanFusion – Wellington’s Cuban Salsa Specialists.

Aimed at beginners and beyond, this free fun family friendly event is for everyone. No previous experience or partner required!

The free fun follow-me classes kick off at 6pm sharpish followed by dancing till the sun goes down (8pmish – gets earlier as the weeks go on).

Join us straight from work or leave work early. Carlos Navae & Co will be playing live outside Mac’s Brewbar | Taranaki St Wharf 3pm-6pm.

NB: This event is weather depending. Check the Facebook event listing feed for updates.

A special shout out to @Wellington Waterfront and Wellington City Council for their continuous support of this event as without them we wouldn’t have been able to bring this very special event to you for free every summer for 11 years!

Grab your family, friends and workmates and we’ll see you there. Hasta pronto!


Today from 17:30-20:00


Smartphone Photography: Photo Walk & Meetup

We are hosting a photo walk all about Mobile Photography. It’s open to anybody of any skill level who wants to spend a couple of hours on Wellington’s waterfront with fellow photo lovers taking beautiful pictures, talking photography, and meeting/learning from each other.

Initially we are meeting at Mac Brewery (Waterfront Side & Outside) and will be heading out from there about 7.20pm

Today from 19:00-22:00


World Sound Healing Day (17th Annual) – NZ

*The fountain at the Lady Norward Rose Garden*

How many people can come together for a big sonic hug? Yum!
(Flash mob stylie)

11.45 am: Start gathering together
12pm: Sound ‘AH’ for 5 mins (or longer if we feel the impulse!)

The purpose of World Sound Healing Day is to:
1) Heal Our Planet!
2) Heal Our Waters!
3) Raise Our Consciousness!

Join thousands throughout the planet for the 17th Annual WORLD SOUND HEALING DAY on Thursday, February 14, 2019. At 12 noon (local time in your time zone), sound forth for 5 minutes with the “AH”, created and projected with the energy of compassion and love, sending a sonic valentine to Gaia, our Mother Earth.
#worldsoundhealingday #sonichug

Why sound AH?

Today from 11:45-12:15

Valentine’s Night at the Zoo

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in a memorable way this year by treating your loved one to Valentine’s Night at the Zoo.
The Zoo will be open until 8:30pm for adults only (18+), with live music from Equinox 3, an outdoor bar, and special love-themed animal talks and encounters.

For a truly wild night out, why not book a Valentine’s Night package, which includes a delicious food platter and Zoo entry for two?

Visit our website to book your Valentine’s Night package today:

Animal talks:

5pm – The Ultimate Swingers (Gibbons)
5.30pm – Kea Courtship (Kea)
6pm – Roar Passion (Tigers)
6.30pm – Love Bugs (Hero HQ)
7pm – One Night Stand (Red Pandas)
7.30pm – Queen of Hearts (Meerkats)

Wellington Zoo – 200 Daniell St, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand 6021

Today from 17:00-20:30

Tickets $25

Valentines Day At Wellington Chocolate Factory

Join us for the most delicious Valentine’s Day, right here at the Factory!

It’s a free event! We’re showcasing live music, we’ll have all sorts of chocolate to taste, there will be giveaways and deals galore, as well as much much more.

See you there on the 14th of February from 5:30pm!

Our beautiful poster was done by @gwilled_cheese !

Wellington Chocolate Factory – 5 Eva st, Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand 6011

Today from 17:30-20:00