Party Like It’s 1997 | Sky Tower Turns 25

The Sky Tower is turning 25! It’s a party and you’re invited!

Throughout the month of August, there will be a range of activations and celebrations to mark 25 years of the Sky Tower being an iconic symbol of Auckland and New Zealand.

With something for everyone to enjoy… check out the celebration activities below!

Party Like It’s 1997 

Online bookings only, Daily in August

25 years on Sky Tower celebrates a quarter of a century by dropping the ticket price to $19.97 (the year the iconic landmark was built)


Light the Sky Tower

4, 5 & 6 August from 6pm – 9pm

For the second time in history, the public are invited to light the Sky Tower in a colour of their choice! Visit the base of the Sky Tower on the 4th, 5th or 6th of August between 6 and 9pm. There will be entertainment, visits from Scotty Sky Tower, face painters, food trucks, More FM DJs and plenty of prizes to be won. Test out your skills at the All Blacks Experience passing cage. Plus, keep a lookout for a mysterious creature that has broken out of Wētā Workshop Unleashed! Arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Sky Tower light options: Pink, Blue, Orange, Green, Red, Purple, Gold, Pastel Party, More FM Moment, and Sky Tower Surprise!


A Trip Down Memory Lane

5 – 31 August 

A mini art gallery will be installed in the Main Observation Deck of the Sky Tower for customers to enjoy in August.


Magic Shows AND Scotty Sky Tower

Weekends in August

Every weekend in August will have a series of fun entertainment in the Sky Tower including Bubble Girl, magic shows in the Tower Theatre and Scotty Sky Tower roaming throughout the Sky Tower.

Magic shows will run every Saturday and Sunday in August at: 11am | 12.30pm | 2pm  


The Sugar Club

Wednesday to Sunday evenings in August

Celebrate in style with $25 Celebratory Champagne cocktails in our elegant bar overlooking the beautiful twinkling Auckland cityscape.


Sky Café

Monday to Friday in August from 2pm – 5p

Sky Café will have $2.50 coffees and $2.50 ice-creams between 2pm to 5pm (excludes weekends) in August.


SkyWalk/ SkyJump

Get 50% off SkyWalk and SkyJump tickets on Thursday 4 August to celebrate Sky Tower’s 25th Birthday! Can’t make it on Thursday? No need to worry, there’s 25% off for the rest of the week!

Sky Tower admission fees may apply.  Minimum age required for SkyWalk/SkyJump. 


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