Cinema in Queenstown

Reading Cinemas

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Cinema in Arrowtown

Dorothy Browns

This is what a cinema should be like: ultra-comfortable seating with the option to cuddle with your neighbour. Fine wine and cheese boards are available to accompany the mostly art-house films on offer. Most screeni…
Cinema in Wanaka


Channelling a lush New York or Shanghai vibe, this hip-art-house-cinema-meets-chic-cocktail-bar is a real surprise in outdoorsy Wanaka. Luxuriate in the huge cinema seats, or chill out in the red-velvet lounge with …
Cinema in Wanaka

Cinema Paradiso

Stretch out on a comfy couch, a dentist's chair or in an old Morris Minor at this Wanaka institution, screening the best of Hollywood and art-house flicks. At intermission the smell of freshly baked cookies and pizz…
Live Music in Queenstown


As well as being a brilliant spot for a meal or a drink, the Sherwood has quickly become Queenstown's go-to spot for visiting musos. Many of NZ's bigger names have performed here; check the website for coming gigs.
Traditional Music in Queenstown

Kiwi Haka

For a traditional Māori cultural experience, head to the top of the gondola for one of the 30-minute shows. There are usually three shows per night; bookings are essential.