Browns Bay holds several events and promotions each year to involve the community and attract visitors. The best known is the annual Browns Bay Christmas Parade and Carnival, attracting 10,000 visitors. After the excitement of the biggest parade north of the Bridge, you can enjoy live music and entertainment while the kids have fun with a variety of activities at the Carnival and have their photos taken with Santa.
Visit our ‘Activites‘ page to see ongoing things to do in Browns Bay.
Twilight Craft Markets
January 9, 2021 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Summer twilight craft markets are returning to Phoenix Plaza, Clyde Road, right beside the sea in the heart of Browns Bay. On the second Saturday of the month from October 2020 to January 2021 from 4pm to 7pm, this fantastic location has it all and is a popular summer destination for visitors from all over Auckland and further north. Shop for beautiful NZ handmade crafts, and a variety of unique quality products. Once you’re all shopped out, relax and dine at one of the town’s many great eateries. There’s a huge selection to choose from. Live entertainment on the Phoenix Plaza stage. Enjoy your day in Browns Bay.