Mechanical Bull

Come and try your luck on our mechanical bull Buck Norris. He’s a bucking good time if you can stay on.  Direct from Happy Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, Buck’s the genuine article and currently the best mechanical bull in New Zealand.  Operated by trained professionals, make your next party the one everyone will remember.


 Buck can be run at a range of difficulty levels from absolute terrified beginner through to the seasoned professional bull rider.  Due to the physical nature of mechanical bulls, Bucks not recommended for people who are pregnant, have bad backs, heart problems, high blood pressure or other medical issues.  Bull Riding is a sport of skill and balance, you won’t last long if you’ve had too many, drink responsibly. 

R.R.P $1,200.00

Function Price: $600 

Duration: 3 hours 



Lauren are our in-house line dancing instructor, began as a student at Dakota and now runs the show, with 3 years experience line dancing.  Subject to availability, She is able to teach you and your friends some basic line dancing routines which will leave you toe tapping and boot scootin’ the night away. 

Where: 17b ALLEN ST

When: Wednesday from 7pm

Function Price: $200

Duration: 2 Hours


Packages start from $400 dollars 


In conjunction with Wellington Casino Hire we are able to offer fanstasy

casino nights with a western twist.  Blackjack, Roulette, Craps and many other games are available to make up a great casino evening.  With trained dealers who can talk people through the rules of each game while they play, we can also hold Texas hold’em

tournaments with up to 50 players. 


Dakota Bull Rush Every Friday Night between 5pm and 10pm.


     - FREE Rides on New Zealand's Best Mechanical Bull

     - Bar tabs for Ride of the Night
     - Country Party and Rock Music
     - 2 Vodka Redbulls for $10.00
     - Cowboy Hats...
     - American Hotdogs


So what are you waiting for. Saddle up and join us this and every Friday.


Dakota Bar - General Manager, Cody Halton

+6421 322 043 -

Dakota Opening Hours - 

Monday to Sunday


74 Courtenay Place, Wellington, 6011


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