Calendar of Events

Upcoming events at InterContinental Wellington

Wellington Jazz Festival

You are here:

Wellington Jazz Festival
From Tuesday, October 13, 2020 to Sunday, November 22, 2020 October 13, 2020 November 22, 2020 InterContinental Wellington

Wellington Jazz Festival

150 events will be held over five days featuring artists from across the world.

Venues around the city will host the acts which vary from award-winning vocalists to local big bands.

A drawcard for the festival is Grammy award winning musician and Hollywood actor Herbie Hancock (!)

Over 500 other artists will descend upon the capital to perform shows like Beyonce and Brass, the music of Louis Armstrong and Jazz for Tamariki.

More than 50 of the events are free, but punters wanting to get along to the popular shows should aim to book tickets in advance.

Learn more at

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 $50-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 get pampered with a manicure and a relaxing massage at our InterContinental Spa, or 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
  • $50 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. 

Book Now 

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. 

Content Logo