Wellington is the capital of New Zealand and one of the happening places with a relaxed vibe also termed as the “Cool Little Capital”. With the Kiwi Culture so well preserved with great food, wines, and craft beers, Wellington is your sure shot next vacation destination.
The nightlife of Wellington is artsy and also too vibrant. With groovy bars, late-night restaurants, and classy clubs, it can provide you with nothing but fun and happiness. You can have fun in the most unconventional ways possible.
Some of the top fun things to do for a superb nightlife in Wellington are listed as under:
1. Frank Kitts Park:
This park is just a few minutes from Central Wellington with a spacious play area and an amphitheater type picnic seating for children and couples.
You can find some interesting artworks in the park along with art and music events organized for leveling up nightlife at this colorful place.
Also, Tuesdays are meant for the Wellington Fire group Spin Fire held only in the summers. It is a spectacular dance form by the members of the Fire Group Spin.
2. Spotting of Glowworm:
This is a great thing for all the nature lovers wanting to enjoy the nightlife in Wellington. Explore the best of spotting Glowworm in the Botanic Gardens free of cost for visitors.
You will be mesmerized by seeing the exotic flora and natural wildlife in the beautiful nature reserve. You can find glow worms glittering in the dark.
3. Partying at the best bars
Party lovers out there can enjoy the night away at the city’s best clubs and bars. All of them have a welcoming vibe catering to all moods and ages. The city has just so many places to party that just makes you lose count on the same.
- Meow offering the best of New Zealand Cuisine with live music.
- The Malthouse having a wide selecting of crafted beers
- Hawthorn Lounge is known as a classic bar restaurant
- Red Square Bar for all-night dancing
- The Establishment is one of the popular night clubs in Wellington
- Minibar is the hippest nightclub you will find
4. Nocturnal Wildlife spotting:
Zealandia is a wildlife sanctuary protecting the natural habitats and heritage of nocturnal animals. Book a nightlife tour here for some amazing watching of kiwi birds, morepork owl, longfin eels, robins, glowworms, etc.
Also, if you are an ardent adventurer, you can book a night stay at the eco-resort in Zealandia.
5. Night shopping:
Wellington brings some shopping spree out in the night with all the night markets open on Cuba Street during weekends. They are open till 11 pm on Fridays and Saturdays giving a different experience to travellers.
Feast on the Kiwi street and shop for local produce and crafts. All the street performances can sure add glamour to all the night markets.
Wellington is best at night by experiencing the best of nightlife. Do plan a trip soon and you will be surprised by the treasure it holds!