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Eden Park named as a finalist for Best Venue 2024 in NZEA NZ Event Awards 2024

Jul 8, 2024

Eden Park has been named a finalist in the Best Venue 2024 category of the NZEA New Zealand Event Awards.

Other finalists in this category include Wellington Regional Stadium, Whanganui Venues & Events and Central Energy Trust Arena, with the winner to be announced at the New Zealand Event Awards Gala Evening on Tuesday 27 August.

Commenting on the finalists, judges from the NZEA New Zealand Event Awards said, “The quality of entries this year was very high and competition incredibly fierce. To be named a finalist is a significant achievement and worthy of celebration.”

Eden Park was recently successful at the international TheStadiumBusiness Awards in Manchester, taking home the prestigious Event of the Year and Venue of the Year.

Eden Park CEO Nick Sautner said, “We are delighted to be named as a finalist for the Best Venue 2024. To first be recognised globally at TheStadiumBusiness Awards, and now locally at the NZEA New Zealand Event Awards, is an honour.

“Eden Park is a community asset for Auckland and a strategic asset for New Zealand. The stadium has delivered a diverse range of sporting, entertainment, cultural and community events across the past year, and we are thrilled that our collective efforts are being acknowledged.

“We would like to extend congratulations to the other finalists in the category. The NZEA NZ Event Awards bring together the industry and celebrate success, showcasing the best of the best across Aotearoa. We are extremely proud to be named as a finalist and look forward to celebrating alongside the other shortlisted candidates.”