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Comedy Gala 2021

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Comedy Gala 2021
From Sunday, May 2, 2021 to Monday, May 3, 2021 May 2, 2021 May 3, 2021 InterContinental Wellington

Kicking off the 2021 New Zealand International Comedy Festival is the Best Foods Comedy Gala. A stellar lineup of very funny individuals are set to share amusing stories and anecdotes in this fast-paced show. 

Hosted by Justine Smith, ‘the Queen of New Zealand comedy’, you’ll be taken through bite-sized sets and a broad range of acts. Smith is a top comedian in her own right, having worked on several TV shows and taking home multiple Best MC wins at the NZ Comedy Guild Awards. 

Location: Opera House, 111/113 Manners Street 

Learn more: Comedy Festival 


And do you want to take your event experience to a whole new level?

Capital of Culture Package

Experience and Enhance your event, with inclusions and benefits that will be the perfect curtain raiser for your time in Wellington. 

Gain access to a $30-credit included in your accommodation package, giving you the freedom to spend however you would like.

Make your experience even more memorable - whether you choose to enjoy our signature High Tea before your event or dine in our trendy Two Grey Bar & Brasserie. As if that was not enough, you can start your evening with a complimentary drink in The Lobby Lounge served by our knowledgeable team.

Take your experience to the next level if you are coming to this cosmopolitan city for that Live Concert you love, for that famous Gastronomic Festival or to be enriched by Music, the Ballet or the Opera (check our Calendar of Events for a regular update of everything that Wellington has on offer).

Package Inclusions:

  • A complimentary drink served in the The Lobby Lounge
  • $30 Credit to spend and enhance your experience
  • Available 7 days a week, with no minimum length of stay
  • Book with Confidence: no deposits required and full flexibility if your plans need to change

With our package you can enjoy competitive rates with the ease of the complete luxury accommodation experience. 

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As the world adjusts to new travel norms and expectations, we’re enhancing the experience for you by redefining cleanliness and supporting wellbeing throughout your stay.

Find out about IHG® Clean Promise here.

Terms and conditions apply. High Tea and InterContinental Spa need to be booked separately and are only bookable over the weekends. Bookings at Two Grey Bar & Brasserie and The Lobby Lounge are recommended. 

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