The much acclaimed event of Auckland ‘The Food Show’ is back again to delight the senses of food connoisseurs. From 28 – 31st July, the ASB Show grounds will play host to the largest wine and food festival in New Zealand.


If you want to cook like a professional, buy some of the best kitchen equipment, and taste some of the best food in town, then Food Show in Auckland is the best place for you.

Cigna Health Hub

To indulge in an affair with healthy organic food, free from chemical preservatives, look no further than the Cigna Health Hub at the food show. The products sold here are free from gluten, refined sugar and other additives that are prescribed to be unhealthy for human consumption.  Organic and detoxification products aimed at the larger well being of human health are on offer at the Hub.

Whirlpool Cooking Theatre

Ever fancied witnessing your favourite chef’s culinary skills? If yes, the Food Show is just the right stop for you, where celebrity chefs including the likes of Robert Oliver, Emma Galloway and Annabelle White come and share some of their best well preserved culinary secrets. This is definitely your chance to be a spectator to some fabulous cooking demonstrations by the crème de la crème of the food industry.

Waipara Hills

Waipara Hills, the official wine sponsor of the Whirlpool Cooking Theatre boasts a rich legacy in the art of wine making. Its celebrated vineyards produce some of the finest wines with a rich flavour. You should definitely check out the classic wine varieties that will be showcased at the event.

VIP Lounge

The best way to enjoy The Auckland Food Show is by grabbing a VIP ticket. You can sample a range of delicacies and free beverages in the comforts of your lounge and have a personal encounter with celebrity chefs. The VIP ticket also features reserved front row sitting in the Cooking Theatre and goodie bag. You should book in advance as the sale of these special tickets is limited to only 220 in number.


The tickets to this event can be booked through online medium as well as at the gate. VIP tickets for the preview day can be bought online by paying $117 while a General Entry ticket will cost you $42. For a VIP access on show days commencing 29th July, a $102 ticket must be bought. The General Entry and Half Day Pass will cost $26 and $19 respectively. Also try your luck at the lucky draw that has on offer a gamut of attractive prizes including a 5 night escape for two people in the Sunshine Coast. All you need to do to ensure eligibility is to buy tickets online and hope for Lady Luck to smile upon you.