Category: Events

Wine and Paint Party – Rangitoto from Kohimarama Painting

Grab a brush and a drink and let’s get painting!

No previous painting experience or artistic ability required. Art In Bloom’s Wine and Paint Party is a social painting class that will give you step by step instructions on how to create your own masterpiece in a fun and relaxed setting. It is great for dates, catching up with mates or for meeting new friends.

We provide all the materials you need (easel, art smock, canvas, acrylic paint, brushes) along with step by step instructions to help get those creative juices flowing. At the end of the event you will leave with your own painting ready to hang up on your wall.


Address: La Zeppa Kitchen And Bar, 33 Drake St, Auckland 1010 (free street parking)

Date: Sunday 16 September 2018

Time: 2pm to 4pm (Arrive at 1:45pm, painting starts at 2pm sharp)

THE PAINTING for the event be a lovely view of Rangitoto.(see cover picture)

Tickets are required to attend. Get yours now from
Please be aware there are no door sales available.

$55 per person including all materials.
Group discount: 3+ tickets for $45 per person including all materials – select the group ticket price when purchasing 3 or more tickets.
EARLY BIRD special: Get a free drink included when you book by the Sunday the week before the event.

What’s the canvas size?
You’ll be painting on a large 16x20inch (40x50cm) streched canvas. It’s self-framed and ready to hang so you wont have any costly framing expenses afterwards.

What is included/what do I need to bring?
All you need to bring is yourself. We supply the paints, brushes, canvases, art smocks, easels and more. Best of all we do all of the set up and cleaning up so you can focus on just having fun.

What drink is included?
An EARLY BIRD ticket, purchased by the Sunday the week before the event, includes one complimentary house beer/wine/spirit or non-alcoholic drink.

Cancellation policy: No refunds, but you can use your ticket for another Art In Bloom event with 72 hours notice.

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La Fonda Fiesta Chilena y The Latin Club

15th September from 20:00 at Tom Tom Bar and Eatery

La Fonda Fiesta Chilena y The Latin Club los invita a la Mega Fiesta Chilena celebrando nuestra Independencia..

* 2 stages 5 DJ chilenos - Ven a Bailar y Difrutar Con la mejor musica chilena
- Todas las mejores Cueca y Cumbias , Chico Trujillo, Santa Feria .Americo , La Combo Tortuga . Sonora Palacio
- Tomy Rey , Los Prisioneros , Sonora Estrella , all the Hits Reggaeton y Mucho mas

* Tradicionales Bailes* * Renacer en Auckland *
- Cuecas tradicianales
- Cuecas Chilotas

* Comidas Tipicas
- Enpanadas
- Choripanes
- Completos
- Ceviche and more

* Date & Time : 15 de Septiembre
* Doors Open at 8pm till late
* Tickets : $15 at the door

BALADA SERTANEJA – Clássicos do Sertanejo

22nd September from 20:00 at Tom Tom Bar and Eatery


A BALADA SERTANEJA agora vai trazer o melhor dos Clássicos Sertanejo com MARI OLIVEIRA e o Dj Junior Mach vai quebrar tudo na pista com os maiores e atuais sucessos do FORRO, ARROCHA e FUNKNEJO.


THE BALADA SERTANEJA now will bring the best of the Classicos Sertanejo with MARI OLIVEIRA and Dj Junior Mach will break everything on the track with the biggest and current successes of FORRO, ARROCHA and FUNKNEJO.

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Earful Alternative Comedy #4

19th September from 19:30 at Tom Tom Bar and Eatery

Earful Alternative is a stand-up comedy and variety showcase. Each show features a new host, new pro comedian lineup, and a new pre-show variety act!
This month your host is Paul Douglas! Paul's a staple of the NZ comedy community, and we’re so lucky to have him. Paul hasn’t won an award for his comedy since 2016, but neither has Jerry Seinfeld.

We’re also joined by the talented Sam Smith! Not the Grammy Award-winning recording artist, the comedian and dentist from Dunedin. Sam is a writer for some of NZ's best comedy television, and a panellist for 7 Days!

Supporting acts:
Ruby Esther (2017 RAW Comedy Quest winner, 2018 NZICF Best Debut)
Natalie Samy (2017 & 2018 RAW Comedy Quest Semi-finalist)
+ More to be announced!

Tickets are only $12, or two for $20. We’re going to sell out, so secure your tickets now!



Afro Delight at Tom Tom Bar & Eatery – 13 July

13th July from 8pm at Tom Tom Bar and Eatery

Greeeeeeetings Family we are back in Auckland and at a new venue called Tom Tom Bar and Eatery in central Auckland. We are lighting the place up with good vibes as usual.

Please join DJ ORIKoL, DJ Grassroots, MC Antsman, myself Ras Stone and the Sankofa Percussion Crew for a fun-filled night of beautiful music and mad percussion of the origins of Africa. We are looking forward to seeing you there to celebrate the night in style with our usual genres of Reggae, Afrobeat, Soca, Jungle music and Drum n Bass.

Big ups to Tom Tom Bar and Eatery for providing the space! Get your dance moves ready for the fire music and killer drumbeats ahead. Till then Boom Faayah!!!