About S-X Open Auckland
EVENT SCHEDULE
EVENT FEATURES
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
The Venue

THE S-X OPEN AUCKLAND

NEW ZEALAND’S GREATEST OFF-ROAD MOTORCYCLE EVENT

THE WORLD’S BEST SUPERCROSS AND FREESTYLE MOTOCROSS ACTION, INSIDE MT SMART STADIUM!

The Monster Energy S-X Open Auckland promises to be the biggest dirt bike racing event in New Zealand history with Supercross, Freestyle Motocross and non-stop entertainment on November 16 at Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium!

Tickets from $39.99 via Ticketmaster*

EVENT SCHEDULE

Draft – Official Schedule TBC

12:00 pm – Pit Party Starts
2:30 pm – VIP Doors Open
3:00 pm – Afternoon Practice and Qualifying
4:30 pm – Public Doors Open
6:00 pm – S-X Open Auckland start time
10:00 pm – Approximate S-X Open Auckland conclusion

WORLD CLASS EVENT

World class international Supercross Racing, Insane Freestyle Motocross competition, Live music, Stunning pyrotechnics and effects, Autograph signings, stalls, demonstrations, giveaways and fun for all ages in the Monster Energy Pit Party

CHAMPIONSHIP RACING

The Monster Energy S-X Open Auckland doubles as the fourth round of the Australian Supercross Championship, and the first round of the FIM Oceania Supercross Championship – the most prestigious Supercross Championship, outside of the USA. This year’s event will again feature the world’s best riders going head-to-head on a full-sized World Championship Supercross track.

NON-STOP ENTERTAINMENT

The largest attended off-road motorcycle event on record in New Zealand with over 22,500 attendees in 2018 at Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium, fans were left captivated by ‘the 20/20 of motorsports’ due to its short, exciting and energetic racing. Famed for its non-stop entertainment, suitable to audiences of all ages, the anticipation for this year’s S-X Open Auckland event will be elevated to new heights, with just the one chance, to see the best Supercross riders in the world go head-to-head with the very best from New Zealand, Australia and all over the world.

EXCLUSIVE PIT PARTY

As always before the gate drops and the racing takes place, the Pit Party is where all the pre-event action is at. Fans who arrive early to Mt Smart Stadium have exclusive access to the concourse area, where they can meet their favourite Supercross and Freestyle Motocross stars, get their autographs and take photos. Fans can also experience the wide variety of activations spread throughout the outside of the venue including live music, Monster Energy girls, sponsor giveaways, and much more entertainment for fans.

FMX BEST TRICK/WHIP COMPETITION

Witness the best freestyle motocross riders battle inside of Mt Smart Stadium to take home the elusive silverware, riders will put on a full-throttle explosive display, throwing out some of the most death-defying tricks ever seen.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Have some questions about the event? We may have an answer for you already.

Ticketmaster is the official and exclusive seller of all Monster Energy S-X Open Auckland ticketing, and will be available via Ticketmaster.co.nz. Ticket release date and pricing coming soon.

Any ticketing specific questions are explained in detail in the following link: https://help.ticketmaster.co.nz/hc/en-nz/categories/360000581614-General-Information

For group bookings larger than 20, phone: 09 970 9745 or email: groups@ticketmaster.co.nz

For any other ticket related inquiries or any difficulties booking please call the Ticketmaster Helpline: 0800 111 999
or visit https://help.ticketmaster.co.nz/hc/en-nz/requests/new

For information regarding parking, mobility access, public transport, food and beverage, what you can bring, what you can’t bring, weather and conditions of entry to Mt Smart Stadium visit the following link: https://www.aucklandstadiums.co.nz/our-venues/mt-smart-stadium

Yes certain bags, pushchairs, eskies and other belongings will be permitted into the Stadium but must be able to fit under the patron’s seat safely and without impeding access. Management reserves the right to inspect any bag and/or articles of clothing to ensure no prohibited items are being taken inside the Stadium, for further details see link below:

https://www.aucklandstadiums.co.nz/our-venues/mt-smart-stadium

Children under three (3) years of age do get in for free, granted they sit on the same seat as their parent and NOT in the aisle (no additional seating will be provided).

Yes, provided they have a valid Ultimate VIP East Lounge or Open Air Booth ticket, Under 18’s will be allowed in these areas. Under 18’s will be entitled to food and non-alcoholic drinks, but due to all of the inclusions, there will not be any per ticket discounts applied.

Virgin Australia are providing 10% of all bookings for flights to and from Auckland for the S-X Open, provided fans book via the Virgin Australia portal on www.sxopen.com

Child Ticket discounts (3 – 12 Years of Age) apply only to Gold and Silver Sections saving $10.00 per Child Ticket purchased. Further savings can be made for Gold Family Tickets inclusive of 2 Adult and 2 Child ticket holders only, saving a family 15%. No other discounts can be applied to other ticket categories due to their inclusions.

Yes, early access for Ultimate VIP East Lounge and VIP ticket holders begins at 3:00 pm for ticket holders to access their seating and collect their individual bags respectively. On-Track activity will commence approximately 30 minutes after entry commences. More details will be sent to Ultimate VIP East Lounge and VIP ticket holders regarding scheduling closer to the event.

The Ultimate VIP ticket package includes selected international riders doing Q & A’s and spending time with guests within the Ultimate VIP lounge prior to racing commencing, although it cannot be guaranteed each ticket holder will ‘meet’ the riders. There will be a fantastic atmosphere and ability to watch FMX Practice and Supercross Qualifying from the best seats in the house on Level 2 and early access to the Ultimate VIP lounge which will ensure a fantastic S-X Open experience.
The rider line-up for the 2019 Monster Energy S-X Open Auckland will be the largest in the S-X Open’s history, with current Top Ten in the World and World Champion(s) international Supercross rider announcements taking place during the pre-sale and on-sale period in June. The S-X Open will also be the fourth round of the 2019 Australian Supercross Championships, which include the best Supercross riders from around Australia and New Zealand across multiple categories. Stay tuned via social media for further information and more rider announcements will follow over the coming weeks and months. Alternatively, you can subscribe to the Official S-X Open mailing list for regular updates, promotions and announcements on www.sxopen.com
The S-X Open features non-stop exciting and engaging entertainment, including but not limited to some of the world’s best riders competing in Freestyle Motocross Best-Trick and Best-Whip, New Zealand Junior Supercross racing, music, pyrotechnics and fantastic crowd engagement elements that make this event simply unmissable and fun for all ages.
This year the Monster Energy S-X Open will only be held in Auckland, New Zealand, at Mt Smart Stadium on November 16 and the Monster Energy AUS-X Open will only be held in Melbourne, Australia, at Marvel Stadium on November 30.

MT SMART STADIUM

New Zealand’s premier outdoor concert and festival venue, Mt Smart Stadium hosts some of the world’s best entertainment acts.

 For the second year in a row, the S-X Open crew will transform Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium, into a Supercross battlefield. More than 6,000 tonnes of dirt will be trucked into the venue creating one of the most extreme tracks NZ has ever seen as Auckland plays host to opening round of the Monster Energy S-X Open Supercross FIM Oceania Championship.

As well as the main arena, Mt Smart features an international standard athletics facility, multi-purpose function spaces and a range of community-focused facilities catering for more than 500,000 visitors a year.