The Circus Is Out Of Town.

Archie Brothers Newmarket will be closed from 8pm Tuesday 17 August until further notice.

Hold tight, we will be calling everyone who has a booking during our closure period to organise a postponement or refund.

Thanks for your patience. We’ll be back soon. Stay safe.

Archie Brothers Newmarket

Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq is your one-stop entertainment destination at Westfield Newmarket.

With bowling lanes, arcade and ticket games, virtual reality rides and dodgems, we’ve got hours of entertainment available.

Throw our full service cocktail bar, gourmet kitchen and function spaces into the mix, and the fun’s covered for everyone.

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Whether you're just looking for a round of bowling, some games or planning the party of the decade, we've got you.

Bowling & Arcade Games

Book a game of bowling online or come into the venue to play arcade games and much more.

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Venue Details


309 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand, 1023
Get directions +64 9887 4366

Monday – Thursday: 10am - 10pm
Friday: 10am - Midnight
Saturday: 10am - Midnight
Sunday: 10am - 10pm

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Is there an age limit at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Adults are encouraged to come down and let their inner child loose at all times!

Under 18s are welcome before 8pm. They do however, need to be supervised by a parent, legal guardian or responsible adult at all times.

We become strictly 18+ after 8pm and all guests must have valid photo ID with them.

Do I need to wear bowling shoes at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Absolutely, bowling just isn't the same without shoes! Our shoes are disinfected but, we do recommend bringing your socks along. Our dodgem cars also require non heeled closed in shoes to be worn.

Can I bring the kids to Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Of course! Children under 18 are welcome before 8pm. They do however, need to be supervised by a parent, legal guardian or responsible adult at all times.

We become strictly 18+ after 8pm and all guests must have valid photo ID with them.

Can I drink alcoholic beverages while I play arcade games at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Of course! Alcoholic beverages are allowed on the games floor. You can also drink at the lanes if you are bowling. 

For thirsty gamers our spacious bar has enough space for our delectable drinks to be enjoyed. 

How do I book at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

To book a party or function get in touch with our awesome events team or book online here. If you want to book bowling you can do that online here.

All other areas of our venue, including our wonderful array of games and attractions as well as dining areas operate on a walk in basis so no booking is required!

How does it all work?

Entry to Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq is absolutely free, so you're able to choose the activities that you'd like to participate in when you get here.

All of our wonderful arcade games, bumper cars, thrill rider and VR activities require a Bank of Archie Brothers card to play - you can pick up one of these when you arrive.

Simply load the card with your desired amount of money and get playing!  Tap on to whichever game or attraction you'd like to play.

If you'd like to bowl, you can book your game here or see our magicians at the front desk.

Do I need ID at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Yes - If you plan to purchase alcohol or be in the venue after 8pm you will need a valid form of ID. We have security checking these upon entry.

We accept, International passports, current New Zealand driver licence, Hospitality NZ 18+ Card - (New 18+ Cards are no longer available but existing 18+ Cards continue to be valid ID for 10 years from the date of issue) and Kiwi Access Cards - (This new Hospitality NZ card replaces the 18+ Card and is available for both NZ nationals and foreign visitors).

How much does it cost?

It depends on what you would like to do!

Our Arcade Games cost between $2 - $5.

To see our prices for our other activities check our their pages!

Bowling, Thrillrider,  Bumper Cars and VR.

Can I bring my own food to Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Sorry, we do not allow outside food into our venue.

We have awesome food here that is sure to tickle your fancy. Check some of it out here!

Can I book in if I have a big group of people?

Got a big group? No worries!

You can book your Bowling online for up to 20 people here.

Want to have more of a party? You can book online here or you can speak to our amazing functions team and they can book you in.

Give us a call on 64 9887 4366 or send us an enquiry here.

Can I get a refund if I don't use all of the money on my card at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq card?

The card is yours to keep, so you can use the credit on it next time if you don't use it all in one visit.

Your credit is valid for 12 months from the date of the last time you used it.

Where is Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq in the centre?

Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq is located on the 3rd floor corridor, opposite to ANZ, at the car park end (next to the centre bathrooms).

When entering from Broadway, take the express elevator across from Bed Bath and Table on Level 1 up to Level 3 and you'll see us!

Do you accept companion cards?

Yes! Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq offers a separate rate for all guests with disabilities, along with any accompanying carers. Please contact us directly at 09 887 4366 so we can assist with your booking.