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Ding Dong Lounge
Auckland's Premier Rock Haven

DIVE BAR + MUSIC VENUES TĀMAKI MAKAURAU AOTEAROA

Welcome to Ding Dong Lounge, where the alternative music scene thrives in Aotearoa! More than just a dive bar, we're a sanctuary for music lovers and free spirits. Our vibrant venue offers cozy booths, late-night rock DJs, and an inclusive atmosphere. Don't miss Dead Witch, our exhilarating live music space upstairs. Join us at Ding Dong Lounge for a truly unforgettable experience! R18.

Main Bar

What's On
In The Main Bar

  • Glow & Strum : Unplugged (an acoustic open mic)
    Glow & Strum : Unplugged (an acoustic open mic)
    Tue, 23 Apr
    23 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    23 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    An acoustic open mic for singers, songwriters, and performing artists.
  • Giant Jenga Competition hosted by Gary Dooley
    Giant Jenga Competition hosted by Gary Dooley
    Wed, 24 Apr
    24 Apr 2024, 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    24 Apr 2024, 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Giant Jenga Competition, hosted by Gary Dooley.
  • May the 4th: Attack of the clones
    May the 4th: Attack of the clones
    Sat, 04 May
    04 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 05 May 2024, 4:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    04 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 05 May 2024, 4:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Get ready to blast off into a galaxy far, far away as we commemorate the legendary Star Wars Day on May the 4th!

What's On
At Dead Witch

  • Ancient Evokation : Thee Hellius Kitteon! Headroller, Forsworn, INTHEIRIMAGE, Leon Rouge
    Ancient Evokation : Thee Hellius Kitteon! Headroller, Forsworn, INTHEIRIMAGE, Leon Rouge
    Fri, 19 Apr
    19 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 20 Apr 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    19 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 20 Apr 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    On the 19th eve of April, four esoteric factions of sonorous ceremonies will evoke the mouthless feline entity from it's slumber, we call upon ye, Hellius Kitteon! HEADROLLER FORSWORN INTHEIRIMAGE LEON ROUGE Summon the devotees to the evokation of thee hellius kitteon! Artwork: @Missing.Genesis
  • WEEDIAN NAZARETH
    WEEDIAN NAZARETH
    Sat, 20 Apr
    20 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 21 Apr 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    20 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 21 Apr 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Enter our trio of gargantuan grimness : Cyanide Altar, Brackenwood Coven, Exit Sign. The Fourhundred and Twentieth apocalypse riders of Tāmaki Makaurau conspire for a ternary ritual of psychedelic sludge, bubonic riffage, and facemelting doom, in the den of devilry at Dead Witch! Come My Fanatics!
  • Urban Invasion
    Urban Invasion
    Fri, 26 Apr
    26 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 27 Apr 2024, 12:10 am
    Auckland, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    26 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 27 Apr 2024, 12:10 am
    Auckland, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    SYNDICAT CELESTE UNLEASHES THE URBAN INVASION: A SPECTACULAR SHOWCASE OF NEW ZEALAND'S HOTTEST R&B, HIP HOP, AND UNDERGROUND TALENT! AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - Brace yourselves for an unprecedented musical revolution as Syndicat Celeste proudly presents the groundbreaking debut of Urban Invasion!
  • CCTV : DOXXED Single Release Party
    CCTV : DOXXED Single Release Party
    Sat, 27 Apr
    27 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 28 Apr 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    27 Apr 2024, 8:00 pm – 28 Apr 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    CCTV, Yum Cha, Club Ruby, and Iobby are being doxxed on the 27th of April at 8pm, 26 Wyndham Street, at Dead Witch upstairs!
  • Living State : The Stalker Tour
    Living State : The Stalker Tour
    Fri, 03 May
    03 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 04 May 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    03 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 04 May 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Join us in celebrating the upcoming release of our new single Stalker with our killer support acts, The Sun Gods & Shadowless! Living State are on tour and hitting the North Island hard with Auckland as our final stop on it's release date. Come to scream, headbang and party! $18 Earlybird, $23 Entry
  • Primal A.D & Kaos Theory : May The 4th Be With Nu
    Primal A.D & Kaos Theory : May The 4th Be With Nu
    Sat, 04 May
    04 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 05 May 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    04 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 05 May 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    May the 4th be with nu ...METAL . We 're coming back to smash the big smoke with a huge set of ear ringers ! Our brothers Kaos Theory & Monolith are supporting with an onslaught of headbanging tunes! Door sales so get in early. We look forward to showing the CBD how to party like it's 2001 !
  • Just One Fix : Submit or Death - EP Release Show
    Just One Fix : Submit or Death - EP Release Show
    Fri, 10 May
    10 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 11 May 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    10 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 11 May 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    FRIDAY 10TH OF MAY We celebrate the release of Just One Fix's long awaited EP 'Submit Or Death', with support from Deadhouse Gates and Black Gravel City! $15 Presales, $20 on doors. This unmissable event will bring all the headbangers out from the woodworks. SUBMIT. OR. DEATH. 8PM. R18. DEAD WITCH
  • STORM THE SWAMPS II - Wallet Inspector, Parasitic Infestation, Nuclear Blunt
    STORM THE SWAMPS II - Wallet Inspector, Parasitic Infestation, Nuclear Blunt
    Thu, 16 May
    16 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 17 May 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    16 May 2024, 8:00 pm – 17 May 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    STORM THE SWAMPS II The second storm cometh! Melbourne based 4-piece instrumental metal group Wallet Inspector arrive for their first NZ tour with supports Parasitic Infestation & Nuclear Blunt. Where else are you going to see a lineup of technical death metal, slam fusion & bridge city beatdown?
Dead Witch
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