On match day the focus is kick-off! From the hours leading up to the game, until after the rivalry has played out in the stadium, Fanzones and live sites across the country will provide the start and finish of your match day programme, as well as the best place to enjoy the match if you don’t have a ticket for the live action!
Fanzones Events & Experiences
June 22 - July 8, Auckland
Queens Wharf Auckland Fanzone
Queens Wharf is the Auckland hub for the DHL New Zealand Lions Series 2017 and the nationwide Rugby 2017 Festival, with live match screenings, free entertainment, live performances, exhibitions and family-friendly activities, and food and drink for sale.
Various dates, Auckland
Home Nations Village @ O’Hagan’s Irish Bar
The O’Hagan’s Home Nation Village is a base for all rugby fans to congregate during the British and Irish Lions Tour. All games to be shown live and a festival event for all Auckland (Eden Park) games. We aim to make this event a great experience for all rugby fans whether they are from England, Ireland, Wales or Scotland or even our very own New Zealand fans.
June 1 - July 8, Christchurch
The Christchurch Fanzone is the ultimate place to be if you want to get a slice of the rugby action in Christchurch. Located at the Innovation Precinct Poplar St in the heart of the city it will be the best place to experience the live excitement and atmosphere of the Lions Series.
June 27, 29, 30 July 1, Wellington
Wellington Fan Zone
Get ready for a roaring good time, when the British and Irish Lions descend on Wellington. Soak up all the action off the field, when Wellington’s waterfront is transformed into the ultimate fan zone.
1 July, Auckland
South Auckland Rugby Fanzone
Join fellow Auckland rugby fans to share the buzz of the second test in the DHL New Zealand Lions Series and watch all the rugby action live on a big screen at the South Rugby Fanzone, Vodafone Events Centre, Manukau. There will be free entertainment and fun family-friendly activities including a bouncy castle and face-painting, as well as food and drink for sale.
8 July, Auckland
North Auckland Rugby Fanzone
Join fellow Auckland rugby fans to share the buzz of the third and final test in the DHL New Zealand Lions Series and watch all the rugby action live on a big screen at the North Rugby Fanzone, North Shore Events Centre, Wairau. There will be free entertainment and fun family-friendly activities including a bouncy castle and face-painting, as well as food and drink for sale.