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Neil D'Bear Thornton and special guests bring you a night of ferocious funnies.

“The Capital’s Funniest Bear” Neil Thornton is an award-winning comedian, MC, and daddy-bear gay icon who has performed all over the world: New York City comedy clubs, the Edinburgh Fringe, and once at a gay nudist resort--not to mention gigs all over new New Zealand, from The Classic in Auckland to hamlets in the middle of nowhere for confused sheep farmers. He appears occasionally on the "The Project" and was featured on the TV3 comedy special "After Hours.”

Full lineup to be announced. 

 Doors open 6.30pm

Show starts 7.00pm

Show ends 8.30pm

Produced by Neil D'Bear Thornton in association with Winter Pride.

This events is part of our OUTskirts series of independently produced official Winter Pride events. Tickets to this event are all sold individually via Humanitix, and are not covered or included under any Patron's Status. 

More information on Winter Pride ticketing here, including ticket windows, revolving door policies, updated information on vaccine passport and more. 

See the Winter Pride Festival Terms & Conditions here

For more broad info about festival operations, check out our FAQ page here

This event is open to anyone of any gender of sexual identity. You are welcome here. 

© 2022 South Pacific Pride Ltd T/A Winter Pride

Event Date

02 September 2022

From: 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM


SKYCITY Queenstown Casino

Physical Address

SKYCITY Queenstown Casino

Stratton House Level 2/16-24 Beach Street, Q