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.
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WIN 1 of 10 $300 VOUCHERS to dine in Browns Bay ENTER YOUR UNIQUE CODE(S) HERE Simply spend $20 or more in any participating Browns Bay business – anywhere you see the poster – from Monday 15 November 2021 until Sunday 12 December 2021, receive an entry card containing a unique code, enter online here, and you’re in to win! [...]Find out more
BOOK YOUR VISIT TO SANTA HERE Santa is visiting Browns Bay on three Saturday afternoons in December! If you’d like to see him please book your slot as they will fill up fast. No walk-ins accepted. Where: Santa’s Grotto, Phoenix Plaza, 55 Clyde Road When: 4th, 11th & 18th December 2021 between 2pm & 4pm Please [...]Find out more
This is one of the last remaining community-run flea markets in the country, and the best second-hand market in Auckland! Stallholder site fees go towards local community projects, including Coastguard North Shore. There is a large range of second-hand goods on sale, and stalls are constantly changing, from tools and antiques, designer clothes, books, second-hand [...]Find out more
We may not be able to have a Christmas Parade this year but, as promised, we will still be CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS! Street entertainment, specials, giveaways, music and, Christmas carols and more in the Browns Bay town centre between 2pm and 4pm on Christmas Cracker Saturdays. Mask up - social distance - scan and CELEBRATE the [...]Find out more
Waterworld is bringing the giant Waterpark back to Browns Bay this summer. Grab your jandals and towel and head down to Browns Bay beach for heaps of bouncing and tumbling fun. You must be able to swim to attend. Children aged 5 to 9 years old must be accompanied by a paying and participating adult [...]Find out more
IN JANUARY 2022, A TRULY IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE CELEBRATING AOTEAROA, ART, AND MARINE CONSERVATION COMES TO TĀMAKI MAKAURAU. WHALE TALES IS A PUBLIC ART TRAIL EXPLORING THE CITY OF SAILS, AND YOU’RE INVITED! From 24 January - 18 April 2022 a trail of unique and stunning whale tail sculptures, designed by artists and children, sponsored by [...]Find out more
The ever popular annual BOYS TOYS - THE ULTIMATE EVENT returns to Phoenix Plaza. Renegade Rod & Custom Car Club will be displaying an impressive selection of classic cars and hot rods. There will also be custom vehicles, and military, police, community patrol and fire service vehicles, motor bikes, e-bikes... and more. The Rocking Roller-Coasters [...]Find out more
This is one of the only community run markets in New Zealand. Stallholder site fees go towards local community projects, including the local coast guard unit. There is a range of goods for sale and stalls are constantly changing, from tools and antiques, designer clothes, books, second hand clothes, bags, handcrafts, art, hand made jewellery, [...]Find out more