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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

  • Friday After Work Happy Hour with Jesse Shields
    Friday After Work Happy Hour with Jesse Shields
    Fri, 14 Jun
    14 Jun 2024, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    14 Jun 2024, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Friday After Work Happy Hour with Jesse Shields Live Acoustic Covers 6pm - 8pm
  • Friday Night with DJ The Doctor & DJ Twinkubus
    Friday Night with DJ The Doctor & DJ Twinkubus
    Fri, 14 Jun
    14 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 15 Jun 2024, 6:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    14 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 15 Jun 2024, 6:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Friday Night with DJ The Doctor & DJ Twinkubus spinning rock tunes from 8pm - 4am.
  • MCR 20 Years Anniversary Album Celebration: Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge
    MCR 20 Years Anniversary Album Celebration: Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge
    Sat, 15 Jun
    15 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 16 Jun 2024, 4:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    15 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 16 Jun 2024, 4:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    20 years ago My Chemical Romance dropped an album that would forever change their career and the shape of music for every alternative teenager who dyed their hair. Now in 2024 and the album still goes hard! DJ Bendezu and DJ Trix spinning your favourite MCR tracks all night!
  • Glow & Strum : Unplugged (an acoustic open mic)
    Glow & Strum : Unplugged (an acoustic open mic)
    Tue, 18 Jun
    18 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    18 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Are you a singer? Song writer? Performer? here's your chance to show us your talent. Acoustic open mic will be downstairs at Ding Dong Lounge main bar, starting from 8pm. Hosted by Jesse Shields
  • Tragic Thursday with DJ Danni Doll
    Tragic Thursday with DJ Danni Doll
    Thu, 20 Jun
    20 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 21 Jun 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    20 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 21 Jun 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Tragic Thursday with DJ Danni Doll spinning Rock, Metal and Pop Punk Tunes from 8pm till midnight

What's On
At Dead Witch

  • GHL - Intergalactic Party IV Album Release
    GHL - Intergalactic Party IV Album Release
    Fri, 14 Jun
    14 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 15 Jun 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    14 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 15 Jun 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    THIS IS IT! GHL didn’t waste their time on planet earth! A year only after the band crash landed on Tamaki Makaurau, they are ready to deliver a full album. With support from Drop Off Point, Heavy Step and Cease And Desist!
  • Rock N Roll Karaoke - Hosted by The Empire
    Rock N Roll Karaoke - Hosted by The Empire
    Sat, 15 Jun
    15 Jun 2024, 9:00 pm – 16 Jun 2024, 1:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    15 Jun 2024, 9:00 pm – 16 Jun 2024, 1:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Join us for Rock N Roll Karaoke, hosted by The Empire. from 9pm @ Dead Witch.
  • Jam Night at Dead Witch
    Jam Night at Dead Witch
    Thu, 20 Jun
    20 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 21 Jun 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    20 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 21 Jun 2024, 12:00 am
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Bring your troops and your talent to Jam Night at Dead Witch! This is an open mic event with a difference, a full backline provided, and our in house sound tech will give you the experience of a live show - all you need to do is bring yourselves, your band, your friends, and an appetite for riffage!
  • SWAMP SOLSTICE II
    SWAMP SOLSTICE II
    Fri, 21 Jun
    21 Jun 2024, 7:00 pm – 22 Jun 2024, 11:50 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    21 Jun 2024, 7:00 pm – 22 Jun 2024, 11:50 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    SWAMP SOLSTICE II 2 NIGHTS OF MIDWINTER MADNESS FRIDAY 21ST JUNE PALE FLAG IF IT BLEEDS FORSWORN CABINET TURBULENT FLOW SATURDAY 22ND JUNE BRACKENWOOD COVEN SOUL STROKE SCHISTOCYTE KRAMPUSNACHT $15 PER NIGHT $25 WEEKEND PASS R18, 8PM DEAD WITCH
  • Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Heat 1
    Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Heat 1
    Sat, 29 Jun
    29 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    29 Jun 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Calling all Auckland bands! Showcase your talent at the Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition 2024. Entries now open!
  • Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Heat 2
    Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Heat 2
    Sat, 06 Jul
    06 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    06 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Calling all Auckland bands! Showcase your talent at the Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition 2024. Entries now open!
  • Take Hold - Stay Down EP Release Show
    Take Hold - Stay Down EP Release Show
    Fri, 12 Jul
    12 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 13 Jul 2024, 12:00 am
    Auckland, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    12 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 13 Jul 2024, 12:00 am
    Auckland, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    TAKE HOLD STAY DOWN EP RELEASE TOUR. DEAD WITCH - JULY 12. FEATURING SPECIAL GUESTS. MORE DETAILS TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON.
  • Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Heat 3
    Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Heat 3
    Sat, 13 Jul
    13 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    13 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Calling all Auckland bands! Showcase your talent at the Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition 2024. Entries now open!
  • Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Heat 4
    Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Heat 4
    Sat, 20 Jul
    20 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    20 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Calling all Auckland bands! Showcase your talent at the Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition 2024. Entries now open!
  • Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Semi Final 1
    Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Semi Final 1
    Fri, 26 Jul
    26 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    26 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Calling all Auckland bands! Showcase your talent at the Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition 2024. Entries now open!
  • Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Semi Final 2
    Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Semi Final 2
    Sat, 27 Jul
    27 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    27 Jul 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Calling all Auckland bands! Showcase your talent at the Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition 2024. Entries now open!
  • Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Grand Final
    Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition Grand Final
    Sat, 24 Aug
    24 Aug 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    24 Aug 2024, 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
    Ding Dong Lounge, 26 Wyndham Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
    Calling all Auckland bands! Showcase your talent at the Ding Dong Lounge Band Competition 2024. Entries now open!
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