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Sculpture in the Gardens – closing celebration

  • Auckland Botanic Gardens 99-101 Hill Rd Auckland, Auckland, 2105 New Zealand (map)

Celebrate the closing of Sculpture in the Gardens with a relaxing day in the gardens!

We close the exhibition with the announcement of our People’s Choice Award winner. Enjoy a relaxing day in the gardens with live music, activities and artist-guided walks. Bring a picnic and make a day of it!

This is your last chance to explore the trail of 20 large-scale sculptures on a 2km trail through the gardens, and to vote for your favourite sculpture in the People's Choice Award. Voting closes at 2pm.

10am - 12pm: Live music - Soul Samba Circus
10am: Artist-guided walk - Jonathan Organ (Meet at the Visitor Centre)
10am - 2pm: Drop in art activities
12pm - 12.30pm: Live music - AK Samba
12.30pm - 3.30pm: Live music - Mike Nisbet - Dixie Jazz
1pm: Artist-guided walk - Todd and Karuna Douglas (Meet at the Visitor Centre)
3.30pm - 4pm: Live music - AK Samba
4pm: Announcement - People’s Choice Award and competition winners
4.30pm - 6pm: Live music - Off Broadway Big Band

Children attending the drop-in activities must be accompanied and supervised by a guardian or parent at all times.