We’ve got you covered when it comes to enjoying WOW in Wellington! From special offers and exclusive deals from our partners, to top tips on how to enjoy the creativity that comes alive in the Coolest Little Capital during the WOW Show season. Use this page as your guide and start planning your experience at WOW 2019.
Don’t forget to check out where you can see garments from our historic collection up-close and in extraordinary detail with these installations going up around the city. Create your route to see them all!
The Great Journeys of New Zealand - a special treat for your journey!
To celebrate Great Journeys of New Zealand’s partnership with WOW, they’re offering a free glass of bubbles (or juice) to all passengers travelling to the 2019 WOW Awards Show on the Coastal Pacific or Northern Explorer.
To redeem this offer simply show your WOW Awards Show ticket when checking in for your journey to Wellington on the Coastal Pacific or Northern Explorer.
For further information and to book your journey on the Northern Explorer visit:
For further information and to book your journey on the Coastal Pacific visit:
PLUS – Make the most of this exlusive Interislander offer!
25% off Interislander Easy Change fares. Simply use the special promotional code SPS-WOW2019 while booking and select the Easy Change option for your Interislander travel.
If you’re travelling on the Interislander be sure to sample their Edible Art entry – Luscious Lemon Éclair!
WellingtonNZ - be in to win this WOW Show season!
During the show season, WOW delights Wellington with its surprising creativity. As New Zealand’s creative heart, the capital comes alive with spectacular shop windows in the annual Welly Loves WOW Window Dressing Competition, delicious dining deals and incredible Edible Art.
This year’s Edible Art challenge for Wellington’s leading bars, restaurants and cafes is to show their love for WOW by creating the most beautiful and delicious dish or drink that is inspired by kōwhai (the colour yellow).
To celebrate WOW, Wellington’s retailers are dressing their windows as part of the annual Welly Loves WOW Window Dressing Competition. Discover the trail of spectacular shops taking part and vote for your favourite!
Vote for your favourites at WellingtonNZ.com/WOW and you could win a $1,000 shopping spree or $1,000 dining voucher!*
And don’t forget to grab a photo with our yellow Welly Loves WOW Sign: Coloured by Resene and share it to social with #WellyLovesWOW and @worldofwearableart
*Terms and conditions apply
QT Wellington - high tea with a twist!
QT Wellington’s Hippopotamus Restaurant & Bar will offer twice-daily high tea sittings (12pm and 2.30pm), and in true QT-style, on its pre-show menu running during the WOW Awards Show season Executive Chef Jiwon Do will wow all guests with a quirky culinary twist – a spectacular Edible Art starter inspired by Gustav Klimt’s The Kiss simply called ‘Yellow’.
Check out the pre-show menus and some special WOW cocktails available at QT Wellington this Show season: qthotelsandresorts.com/wellington/eat-drink/promotions/wow-at-qt/
InterContintental Wellington - indulge this Show season
Wellington’s luxury hotel InterContinental Wellington are inviting all WOW fans to indulge and treat themselves this Show season, with an exclusive accommodation offer and spa treatment specials – you can really do WOW in style! wellington.intercontinental.com/offers/wow-special
InterContinental Wellington are also taking part in the Edible Art competition with creative menus in Chameleon and Two Grey:
Edible Art – Pina Colada – $17
Coconut mousse, passionfruit, cacao nib tuile, kaffir lime syrup and a white chocolate “piñata” filled with surprises, rum roasted pineapple
Edible Art – Eggspect the Uneggspected – $20
Pineapple, passionfruit, coconut feuilletine crunch
You can even enjoy a touch of WOW on your coffee when you order a latte in The Lobby Lounge and Two Grey from mid-September right through the Show season!
Wellington Combined Taxis
Get around Wellington safely and easily with Wellington Combined Taxis – WOW’s preferred taxi service.
Download national Blue Bubble taxi app ‘iHail’ from Google Play or the Apple Store to book your journey.
Book online www.taxis.co.nz
A creative experience in Wellington isn’t complete without a visit to Weta Workshop – five-time Academy Award Winning design studio and physical manufacturing facility servicing the world’s entertainment and creative industries.
If you’re feeling inspired to get creative yourself, check out their hands-on workshops, where with the guidance of Weta Workshop’s experienced events technicians, create your own movie magic right here in Wellington!
For more information and to book visit: wetaworkshop.com/visit-us/menu-page/
M·A·C is proud to support WOW.
Be sure to visit M·A·C instore at David Jones or Farmers Lower Hutt to stock up on your supply of M·A·C make-up products, or check out their services maccosmetics.co.nz/makeup-services and book to get show ready!
To book call the M.A.C counter David Jones: 04 912 0725 or Farmers Lower Hutt: 04 570 3965