FOOD The popular celebration of Asian street food is back for another big flavour hit – now over 10 nights due to popular demand – in North Hagley Park. www.nightnoodlemarkets.nz
Open Air Shakespeare: A Winter's Tale @ Mona Vale
THEATRE Top Dog’s 14th summer Shakespeare production gets counterintuitive this year with A Winter’s Tale in the glorious surroundings of Mona Vale. Find it on Facebook.
Rise Against @ Horncastle Arena
LIVE MUSIC The politically-charged 4-piece storm into town with hits like ‘I Don’t Want To Be Here Anymore’ and ‘Help Is on the Way’. www.eventfinda.co.nz
Sparks 2018 @ North Hagley Park
LIVE MUSIC/FAMILY The winning combination of orchestral music and pyrotechnics returns for its 35th edition, concluding this year with – nice – Tchaikovsky’s literally booming 1812 Overture. Find it on Facebook