What's on in Nelson

Library knitters

Thursday 15th December 2016-Thursday 14th December 2017
Library Knitters, creating peggy squares blankets and garments for Nelson Plunket babies

Nelson Libraries BookChat at Elma Turner Library

Tuesday 10th January-Tuesday 12th December 2017
BookChat: a place where we get together to talk about books. Elma Turner Library second ...

STEMWriters at Nelson Libraries

Tuesday 10th January-Tuesday 12th December 2017
STEMWriters - a local writers group - ask at the Library for more information.

Nelson Libraries BookChat at Stoke

Wednesday 18th January-Wednesday 20th December 2017
BookChat: a place where we get together to talk about books. 5.30 pm third Wednesday ...

100 Years of Motoring

Thursday 16th February-Sunday 31st December 2017
A unique exhibition showcasing 100 Years of Motoring in an eclectic collection of 120 classic ...

Face to Face with the World's Best

Thursday 16th February-Thursday 30th November 2017
Visit the National WOW Museum’s must-see exhibition of the 2016 international competition wearable art winners.

Nellie Knitters

Monday 1st May-Thursday 14th December 2017
Library Knitters, creating garments for Nelson Plunket babies and other Nelson groups.

Nelson Farmers Market

Wednesday 28th June 2017-Wednesday 27th June 2018
Nelsons Fresh Wednesday Farmers Market - Local producers and marketeers come to town bringing you ...

JPs in the library

Saturday 8th July-Saturday 30th December 2017
There are two Justices of the Peace in the Elma Turner Library on Saturdays from ...

See What I Can See

Monday 18th September-Sunday 26th November 2017
See what I can see: Discovering New Zealand Photography is a celebration of the camera ...

Simon Ingram: Digital Primitive

Monday 18th September-Sunday 3rd December 2017
Digital Primitive is an ongoing exploration of art history, technology, authorship, collaboration and authenticity.

Bugs! Our Backyard Heroes Exhibition

Thursday 28th September 2017-Sunday 11th February 2018
Did you know that you have superheroes living in your backyard?!Find out more at the ...

Mash-it-Up On The Street

Wednesday 4th October-Wednesday 29th November 2017
Mash-It-Up Dance Fitness brings a joyful midday groove each Wednesday in October and November. Join ...

Yin Yoga Course- 10 wks

Sunday 15th October-Sunday 17th December 2017
A 10 week Yin Yoga course. Deep, gentle stretching with a focus on the 10 ...

Mudras, Pranayama & Meditation Course

Monday 16th October-Monday 11th December 2017
Mudras (yogic hand positions), pranayamana (breathing exercises) and meditations to enhance well being.

Yin Yoga Course- 9 wks (Tuesdays)

Tuesday 17th October-Tuesday 12th December 2017
A 9 week Yin yoga course. Clear pathways in your beautiful body with gentle yet ...

Yin & Yang Yoga Course- 9 wks (Tuesdays)

Tuesday 17th October-Tuesday 12th December 2017
A 9 week Yin & Yang yoga course. Balance your energies with this combination of ...

Twilight Golf

Wednesday 18th October 2017-Wednesday 21st March 2018
Twilight Golf at Greenacres Golf Club, The Best Island golf course

Bubs Music Class

Wednesday 18th October-Wednesday 13th December 2017
Come and join us at our Bubs Music Class. We dance, play with bubbles and ...

Computer Classes at Elma Turner Library

Thursday 19th October-Thursday 7th December 2017
Free computer classes at Elma Turner Library

Textile and fibre craft workshop

Friday 20th October-Sunday 10th December 2017
Small Group Fibre Craft and Art Textile Workshops Weaving, Dyeing Fibres, Felt making, Paper making, ...

Improv for Everyone

Tuesday 24th October-Tuesday 19th December 2017
Recreational improv classes for anyone who is keen to learn about the art or wanting ...

ISEL TWILIGHT MARKET

Thursday 26th October 2017-Thursday 26th April 2018
Isel Twilight Market every Thursday evening at Isel park. 4.30pm till dark.

"67 off 52" by Justin Eade, produced by Nelson Repertory Theatre

Friday 3rd November-Sunday 17th December 2017
2 feuding Black Caps batsmen are thrown together in a World Cup Cricket Final vs ...

Yoga On The Beach Saturday and Sunday ॐ

Saturday 4th November 2017-Sunday 8th April 2018
Yoga on the Beach is a great way to start your day, this is a ...

Sally Burton: Pale History

Thursday 9th November 2017-Sunday 11th March 2018
Nelson artist Sally Burton presents a poignant installation that examines the complex history of the ...

JOYFUL & TRIUMPHANT by Robert Lord, presented by Wakefield Country Players

Friday 17th-Saturday 25th November 2017
Country Players Present‘JOYFUL AND TRIUMPHANT’By Robert LordWakefield Hall

Nelson Fringe Festival 2018 - Submissions Open

Friday 17th November 2017-Monday 1st January 2018
SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE NELSON FRINGE FESTIVAL!

CHAIN REACTION

Monday 20th November-Saturday 9th December 2017
A challange that involved individual weavers but satisfy the criteria of collaboration, communication, consideration and ...

Where do we go?

Monday 20th November-Saturday 2nd December 2017
From Japan to Nelson, presenting Yoshi & Ryo with different media relating to the aftermath ...

BAM Exhibition 2017

Tuesday 21st-Tuesday 28th November 2017
A group exhibition featuring work from the graduates of the NMIT Bachelor of Arts and ...

HUMANKiNDNESS - Original Rock & Soul Music

Friday 24th November 2017
A unique and instinctive blend of rock, soul, blues, funk and singer-songwriter styles to create ...

Lemongrass playing Live @ the Vic

Friday 24th November 2017
Lemongrass playing Live @ The Vic

Mundi's Single Release Show

Friday 24th November 2017
Join Mundi for an exciting one-off show in Nelson where Mundi releases their single for ...

Maungatapu

Friday 24th-Saturday 25th November 2017
Murder, mayhem, love, loyalty, betrayal, honour, comradeship, justice and injustice. The Maungatapu murders of 1866, ...

The Night Before Christmas

Friday 24th-Saturday 25th November 2017
The Night before Christmas... follow a little girl's journey through the excitement and magic of ...

Mundi

Friday 24th November 2017
Mundi’s music is like Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti meeting Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson - filled ...

Humankindness. Original Rock & Soul Music

Friday 24th November 2017
A unique mix of rock, funk, blues and singer-songwriter styles. A diverse, adventurous live show ...

The People's Republic of Improv Family Christmas Show

Friday 24th November 2017
Join The People's Republic of Improv as they bring you a heartfelt celebration of holiday ...

Nelson Sports Awards

Saturday 25th November 2017
You're invited to an evening of a celebration of sport, recognising sportspeople in the Nelson ...

Rotary Motorhome Show 2017

Saturday 25th-Sunday 26th November 2017
Do you live for the open road, the joy of exploring the unknown travelling with ...

Tasman United v Eastern Suburbs

Saturday 25th November 2017
Tasman United take on Eastern Suburbs in their third home game of the season

Help - Character's Please! Acting Workshop by Amy Moule

Saturday 25th November 2017
With a passion and a strength in characterisation, I will be helping participants find ways ...

Nelson Symphony Orchestra presents 'Christmas'

Saturday 25th November 2017
The Nelson Symphony Orchestra is Celebrating Christmas with a concert of Classics.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Sunday 26th November-Saturday 2nd December 2017
Nelson Youth Theatre Company is delighted to present one of the most enduring shows of ...

Mapua Community 5K Fun Run & Walk

Sunday 26th November 2017
Support Mapua School's PTA by bringing your family and friends along for a brisk morning ...

The Magic Pill - Movie Fundraiser

Monday 27th November 2017
Join us for a night at the movies and contribute to the Nelson Women's Centre. ...

Cathedral Christmas Tree Festival

Tuesday 28th November 2017-Saturday 27th January 2018
Annual Christmas tree festival

Parents to be/babes in arms play group at Ecomoon

Tuesday 28th November 2017
Come along and meet other parents/parents to be, make friends, connect and relax.let the kids ...

Nelson Jazz Club Social Night

Thursday 30th November 2017
. Jazz club social night with backing back provided. Open to everyone to come and ...

Food Truck Fridays

Friday 1st December 2017
Nelson Food People present - Food Truck Fridays!

Medicine Woman Band

Friday 1st December 2017
Turn up the Heat 'cuz Medicine Woman is celebrating everything the lovely Nelson Summer has ...

DJ QUINN @ THE VIC

Friday 1st December 2017
DJ Quinn @ The Vic Brewbar

Aiming to Misbehave, 1 December

Friday 1st December 2017
Nelson's newest comedy improv troupe are performing live at the Prince Albert on Nile Street.

Medicine Woman Band at The Boathouse

Friday 1st December 2017
Still enjoying the vibe from their first single launch, we are ready to Turn Up ...

Ladylike: A Modern Guide to Etiquette

Friday 1st-Saturday 2nd December 2017
After a sold out run at NZ International Comedy Festival, comedian Louise Beuvink is coming ...

Free Open Air Concert

Friday 1st December 2017
Great songs from Community Choir at the Boathouse and visiting Ashburton College Junior Choir. Celebrating ...

Ceroc Christmas Dance Party

Saturday 2nd December 2017
Ceroc Christmas Dance Party

Fez playing @ The Vic

Saturday 2nd December 2017
Fez playing Live @ the Vic

La Vida string quartet as part of the Live Music series - Nelson Public Library

Sunday 3rd December 2017
A vibrant, stylish string quartet based in Nelson.

Tasman United v Wellington Phoenix

Sunday 3rd December 2017
Tasman United take on Wellington Phoenix in their fourth home game of the season

An Evening with Nathan Mikaere Wallis

Monday 4th December 2017
Nathan Wallis transforms neuroscience into helpful strategies for dealing with people as we grow and ...

Jasper Hawkins Band with La Vida String Quartet

Tuesday 5th December 2017
Singer-songwriter Jasper Hawkins is set to return to his home town with a five-piece band ...

Bye bye, Bullies! Learn to stand up for yourself

Tuesday 5th December 2017
Trouble standing up for yourself?Getting bullied or bossed around?Time to learn how to be assertive.

Family Picnic Event

Wednesday 6th December 2017
Spend time with your family, relax and have fun!

Broetzmann/Leigh

Thursday 7th December 2017
The duo of German saxophone player Peter Broetzmann and American pedal steel guitarist Heather Leigh.

Centre for Fine Woodworking Exhibition

Friday 8th December 2017-Saturday 13th January 2018
The Centre for Fine Woodworking's annual exhibition of work from graduates of the 2017 Furniture ...

Live Music at The Boathouse

Friday 8th December 2017
Blackboard dining, full bar and live music till late. Come and join us at Nelson's ...

Boogie Train Live @ The Vic

Friday 8th December 2017
Boogie Train playing Live @ The Vic

The Sleeping Beauty & Showcase

Friday 8th-Saturday 9th December 2017
Excerpts from The Sleeping Beauty with the Company also showcasing their award winning Contemporary/Jazz pieces.

One Night Only

Friday 8th December 2017
Talented performers from throughout the region perform Classical Ballet, Lyrical, Contemporary, Hip Hop and Jazz ...

Saturday Night Fever

Saturday 9th-Sunday 10th December 2017
Packed with over twenty legendary hits from the Bee Gees Saturday Night Fever is a ...

Founders Summer Reads Book Fair

Saturday 9th December 2017-Sunday 14th January 2018
Looking for some holiday reading or a Christmas present? Then head down to Summer Reads ...

Jack and The Box

Saturday 9th December 2017
Jack and the Box playing live @ The Vic

Dream Big: How to Get There

Saturday 9th December 2017
A workshop for young performers and recent graduates looking for guidance in a career in ...

Pretty Crafty Christmas Market

Sunday 10th December 2017
Christmas Craft Market with Handmade Crafts and Gifts made by Local Artists

Suter Christmas concert

Sunday 10th December 2017
Our end of year concert has a Xmas theme. The Nelson Male Voice Choir will ...

Stand Up Paddle Boarding Monaco

Monday 11th December 2017
Give Stand Up Paddle Boarding a go this Summer

The Danberrys

Wednesday 13th December 2017
Americana Roots

67 off 52

Wednesday 13th December 2017-Tuesday 16th January 2018
Two Black Caps batsmen with a longstanding feud are thrown together in a World Cup ...

Walk With Me

Friday 15th December 2017
This is an inspiring movie of life of the world-renowned Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh ...

Cruise Control at The Nelson Suburban Club

Friday 15th December 2017
Be entertained and dance the night away to the beat and groove of Cruise Control, ...

Chroma Chamber Choir Christmas Concert

Saturday 16th December 2017
Christmas is coming! Why not celebrate with Chroma Chamber Choir with Nigel Weeks, instrumental ensemble, ...

Amazing Race Isel Park

Tuesday 19th December 2017
Challenge the whole family with an Amazing Race around Stoke's beautiful Isel Park.

Treasure Hunt Centre of NZ

Wednesday 20th December 2017
Discover the best parks od the Centre of New Zealand with a fun Treasure Hunt

Obstacle Course Tahunanui Playing Reserve

Thursday 21st December 2017
Enjoy all the Tahunanui Playing Fields have to offer with a challenging but fun Obstacle ...

Carols by the Beach

Thursday 21st December 2017
A carol singing, Christmas gathering, family event. Come join the fun!

Mr Science Xmas Extravaganza

Thursday 21st December 2017
Mr Science Xmas ExtravaganzaFun Filled Science Magic, Kids of all agesWILL include loud noises!Book online ...

Live Music at The Boathouse

Friday 22nd December 2017
Blackboard dining, full bar and live music till late. Come and join us at Nelson's ...

Cruise Control at The Nelson Suburban Club

Friday 22nd December 2017
Be entertained and dance the night away to the beat and groove of Cruise Control, ...

Fez playing @ The Vic

Saturday 23rd December 2017
FEZ blasting out the melodies @ The Vic

DJ Uli Latin Dance Party at The Boathouse: HOT SALSA

Saturday 23rd December 2017
He's back! After far too long Nelson's favourite Latin DJ returns to The Boathouse. The ...

The Night Before Christmas

Sunday 24th-Monday 25th December 2017
Follow a little girl’s journey through the excitement and magic of Christmas Eve, and her ...

BLACKCAPS International Cricket

Friday 29th December 2017
INTERNATIONAL T20 - BLACKCAPS v WEST INDIES

Newtown Rocksteady back at The Boathouse

Friday 29th December 2017
Newtown Rocksteady simply makes you move. Cool covers, righteous melodies, hot original songs,more than a ...

Newtown Rocksteady back at The Boathouse

Saturday 30th December 2017
Newtown Rocksteady simply makes you move. Cool covers, righteous melodies, hot original songs,more than a ...

Kramit Live @ The Vic

Saturday 30th December 2017
Come and celebrate New Years eve eve with Kramit from 9pm

New Years Eve at The Boathouse

Sunday 31st December 2017
Another unforgettable evening of dining and dance at The Boathouse. Farewell 2017 and welcome 2018 ...

Shifting - Cash'n carry art exhibition

Sunday 31st December 2017-Sunday 21st January 2018
A daily shifting layout of abstract, bold and naive paintings by Florence Berthold. This is ...

Lions Summer Fair

Monday 1st January 2018
Nelson North Lions Club Summer Fair

Port Nelson Street Races

Tuesday 2nd January 2018
Organised by the Nelson Road Racing Association, the Port Races is a high-octane motorcycle street-racing ...

Nelson Jazzfest 2018

Wednesday 3rd-Saturday 6th January 2018
Jazz and blues groups performing at various cafes and bars around Nelson.

Faith i Branko

Thursday 4th January 2018
Leading Serbian Roma violinist and UK accordionist perform high-energy original Roma/Jazz influenced music with international ...

Steam & Cinders '18

Thursday 4th-Monday 8th January 2018
International Model Engineering Convention at Nelson Modellers, Tahunanui

Food Truck Fridays

Friday 5th January 2018
Nelson Food People present - Food Truck Fridays!

Wakefield Country Fete

Friday 5th January 2018
All our wonderfull stall holders from the Tasman region. Come see the on the 5th ...

Nelson Classic and Vintage Motorcycle Club show

Saturday 6th-Sunday 7th January 2018
Annual eye catching display of club qualifying classic and vintage motorcycles all over 25 years ...

Out of the Blue

Saturday 6th January 2018
A day-long music festival in Nelson city’s Trafalgar Park celebrating some of New Zealand's very ...

Jazz on the Village Green

Sunday 7th January-Sunday 18th March 2018
Relax on the Village Green and enjoy summer jazz.

Tasman United v Canterbury United

Sunday 7th January 2018
Tasman United take on Canterbury United in their fifth home game of the season

BLACKCAPS International Cricket

Tuesday 9th January 2018
INTERNATIONAL ODI - BLACKCAPS v PAKISTAN

Nelson Libraries BookChat at Elma Turner Library

Tuesday 9th January-Tuesday 11th December 2018
BookChat: a place where we get together to talk about books. Elma Turner Library second ...

STEMWriters at Nelson Libraries

Tuesday 9th January-Tuesday 11th December 2018
STEMWriters - a local writers group - ask at the Library for more information.

Twelfth Night

Thursday 11th-Saturday 20th January 2018
If music be the food of love, play on.Shakespeare’s hilarious and heart-breaking tale of unrequited ...

Obstacle Course Tahunanui Beach

Thursday 11th January 2018
Hit the beach for a fun morning of Obstacles

Tahuna Summer Sounds

Friday 12th-Friday 19th January 2018
Live music returns to Tahunanui beach this summer with evening twilight concerts to kick start ...

Teddy Bears' Picnic

Sunday 14th January 2018
The Teddy Bears are getting excited! They have checked their calendars and marked themselves as ...

Tasman United v Hamilton Wanderers

Sunday 14th January 2018
Tasman United take on Hamilton Wanderers in their sixth home game of the season

Treasure Hunt Isel Park

Tuesday 16th January 2018
Explore the beautiful Isel Park with a fun Treasure Hunt

Heron's Feather

Wednesday 17th January 2018
Delightful puppetry, comedy and magic - Birdlife Productions are back this summer with an enchanting ...

Nelson Libraries BookChat at Stoke

Wednesday 17th January-Wednesday 19th December 2018
BookChat: a place where we get together to talk about books. 5.30 pm third Wednesday ...

Billy Bones

Friday 19th January 2018
A night of gravel harmony & attack mandolin. Tales of loners, losers and the drinks ...

Bill Hickman and Billy Bones.

Friday 19th January 2018
Songs of Gravel and dust. Bill Hickman returns to Nelson with his Billy Bones band. ...

Starlet of NZ 2018

Saturday 20th January 2018
Amateur Burlesque Competition for NZ performers

Queens Gardens Art Exhibition

Saturday 20th January 2018
Art Group Nelson will have 50 members exhibiting and selling their art work in the ...

Skatepark Tour 2018 - Nelson

Sunday 21st January 2018
The Skatepark Tour returns to the region this summer, showcasing the best talent on skateboards, ...

Teapot Summer School Choir: Choral Sounds of the Enlightenment

Sunday 21st January 2018
The Choir concert will be conducted by Ebbe Munk (Conductor of the Royal Chapel Choir ...

27th annual Nelson Summer Kite Festival

Sunday 21st January 2018
27th annual Nelson Kite Festival at Neale Park on Sun Jan 21st 2018, 12pm - ...

Summer Movies Al Fresco - The Court Jester

Sunday 21st January 2018
Join us in the airiest cinema in the region, screening a film for everyone. As ...

Heron's Feather

Wednesday 24th January 2018
Delightful puppetry, comedy and magic - Birdlife Productions are back this summer with an enchanting ...

Richter City Rebels

Wednesday 24th January 2018
New Orleans Brass Band

Evolve Festival

Friday 26th-Sunday 28th January 2018
Workshops, Exhibitors & Music to transform the wellbeing of individuals, the community & the earth. ...

Amazing Race Centre of NZ

Friday 26th January 2018
Challenge the whole family with an Amazing Race at the Centre of New Zealand.

Sonic Delusion

Friday 26th January 2018
Too funky for folk and too folky for funk - that's Sonic Delusion's Latin-infused, pop-laced ...

Tasman United v Team Wellington

Saturday 27th January 2018
Tasman United take on Team Wellington in their 7th home game of the season

Pipes In The Park 2018

Sunday 28th January 2018
The City of Nelson Highland Pipe Band presents Pipes in the Park, two hours of ...

Obstacle Course Tahunanui Playing Reserve

Tuesday 30th January 2018
Enjoy all the Tahunanui Playing Fields have to offer with a challenging but fun Obstacle ...

Amazing Race Tahunanui Beach

Thursday 1st February 2018
Challenge the whole family with an Amazing Race at the stunning Tahunanui beach

Nelson Buskers Festival - Buskers on Trafalgar

Thursday 1st-Saturday 3rd February 2018
Nelson Buskers Festival brings street performers from around the world to our beautiful region for ...

Nelson Buskers Festival - Buskers at The Boathouse

Thursday 1st-Friday 2nd February 2018
Nelson Buskers Festival brings performers from around the world to our beautiful region for a ...

Food Truck Fridays

Friday 2nd February 2018
Nelson Food People present - Food Truck Fridays!

Nelson Buskers Festival - Buskers on the Church Steps

Saturday 3rd-Sunday 4th February 2018
Nelson Buskers Festival brings street performers from around the world to our beautiful region for ...

Trafalgar Street Market 2018

Saturday 3rd February 2018
The biggest weekend in Nelson City, Trafalgar Street Market Day 2017 will be on Saturday ...

International Kai Festival 2018

Tuesday 6th February 2018
Share food and celebrate our Nelson communities at Whakatu Marae & Founders Park

How Great Thou ART Exhibition

Friday 9th-Saturday 10th February 2018
How Great ART is a two-day exhibition showing artworks from a number of new and ...

Treasure Hunt Centre of NZ

Friday 9th February 2018
Discover the best parks od the Centre of New Zealand with a fun Treasure Hunt

Esther Swift

Sunday 11th February 2018
Esther Swift harpist, singer/songwriter and a rising star of the Scottish Folk scene.

Family Fun Day Isel Park

Sunday 11th February 2018
Outdoor family fun in the park

Alistair Brown

Friday 16th February 2018
Scottish folk singer based in the UK. his fifth New Zealand tou... wit & concertina

Nelson Wine & Food Festival

Sunday 18th February 2018
We have listened & by public demand NWFF remains in Brightwater! Lock in the date, ...

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 19th February 2018
Join us to have a go at tai chi, a wonderful, calm and restorative exercise, ...

Guided walk along the Maitai for Seniors

Wednesday 21st February 2018
Join us for a walk along the Maitai River in Nelson as part of the ...

The Centre for Fine Woodworking Trust presents DAVID TRUBRIDGE "BEAUTY MATTERS"

Thursday 22nd February 2018
The Centre for Fine Woodworking Trust presentsBeauty Matters a public talk byDavid TrubridgeSuter Theatre208 Bridge ...

Tots & Toys Nayland Pool

Thursday 22nd February 2018
Tot's and Toddler time at Nayland Park Pool

Nelson Opera in the Park

Saturday 24th February 2018
Nelson Opera in the Park is back with an awesome line-up, and a fabulous venue.

TUi MAMAKi

Sunday 25th February 2018
TUi MAMAKi is a vocal explorer, performer, composer/arranger,

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 26th February 2018
Join us to have a go at tai chi, a wonderful, calm and restorative exercise, ...

Heritage Walk through Miyazu Gardens for Seniors

Wednesday 28th February 2018
Join us for a guided walk through the stunning Japanese-inspired Miyazu Gardens. Part of our ...

Food Truck Fridays

Friday 2nd March 2018
Nelson Food People present - Food Truck Fridays!

Guided edible walk for Seniors along Orphanage Stream

Friday 2nd March 2018
Join us to find out more about the edible trees along Orphanage Stream in Stoke. ...

Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon - Nelson

Sunday 4th March 2018
Want to have heaps of fun with your friends and get a Champions Medal in ...

Have a Go at Bowls

Friday 9th March 2018
Join us to have a go at bowls at Tahunanui Bowling Club. Part of our ...

SUMMER TANGO in the QUEENS GARDENS

Saturday 10th March 2018
Come and watch some of the best Tango dancers in Australia and NZ dancing up ...

Family Fun Day Centre of NZ

Sunday 11th March 2018
Outdoor family fun in the park

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 12th March 2018
Join us to have a go at tai chi, a wonderful, calm and restorative exercise, ...

Tots & Toys Isel Park

Tuesday 13th March 2018
Tot's and Toddler time at Isel Park

Heritage Walk in Queen's Gardens for Seniors

Wednesday 14th March 2018
Join us for a guided walk through the beautiful Queen's Gardens in Nelson. Part of ...

Fairfield House Pop Up Wedding

Saturday 17th March 2018
I Do Nelson offers affordable yet stylish all-inclusive pop up weddings. You get a celebrant, ...

Race Unity Day

Sunday 18th March 2018
Come & celebrate the diverse community that is Nelson today. Enjoy the food & watch ...

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 19th March 2018
Join us to have a go at tai chi, a wonderful, calm and restorative exercise, ...

Edible Walk for Seniors along the Railway Reserve

Friday 23rd March 2018
Join us for a guided walk along part of the Railway Reserve through Stoke. Part ...

MarchFest 2018

Saturday 24th March 2018
MarchFest is a unique craft beer and music festival, held in New Zealand’s sunniest city, ...

Joel Fafard

Sunday 25th March 2018
Award-winning guitarist Joel Fafard performs southern roots & blues classics with the soul of a ...

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 26th March 2018
Join us to have a go at tai chi, a wonderful, calm and restorative exercise, ...

Sing-a-long in the Park

Wednesday 28th March 2018
Come along for a fun-filled sing-a-long for older people. All welcome! Organised by Age Concern ...

Have a Go at Bowls

Friday 30th March 2018
Come along to a taster session of bowls as part of our Summer Series for ...

Banana Boat New Zealand Ocean Swim Series – The Big Tahuna

Saturday 31st March 2018
An ocean swim event for all ages and abilities - a 3km swim around Fifeshire ...

Food Truck Fridays

Friday 6th April 2018
Nelson Food People present - Food Truck Fridays!

Nelson Heritage Festival 2018

Monday 9th-Sunday 22nd April 2018
A festival of exciting heritage events and activities celebrating Nelsons unique stories of people and ...

The IDEAS Festival Primary

Wednesday 11th April 2018
Bringing the Eureka moment to Primary Students.The interactive festival of ideas for Y5-6 students (ages ...

IDEAS Festival: Community Event

Thursday 12th April 2018
Opportunity to hear selected presenters from the amazing IDEAS Festival.

The IDEAS Festival Intermediate

Thursday 12th April 2018
Bringing the Eureka moment to Intermediate Students.The interactive festival of ideas for Y7-8 students (ages ...

200 Hr Teacher Training (Studio Evolve)

Friday 13th-Sunday 29th April 2018
200 Hr Teacher Training (Studio Evolve)Yoga Asanas (postures),Meditation, Pranayama, Anatomy for Yoga,Yoga history, Philosophy, Voice ...

The IF: IDEAS Festival for Youth

Friday 13th April 2018
The IDEAS Festival event for Y11+ students (age 16-24)

TOITŪ - Regional Biodiversity Festival

Sunday 15th April 2018
A one day street festival in Nelson CBD focused on biodiversity & resilience, sharing knowledge ...

Founders ANZAC Fair

Sunday 22nd April 2018
Round up the troops for a day full of family fun at Founders ANZAC Fair ...

Nelson Fringe Festival 2018 - amazing, exciting, terrifying...

Saturday 28th April-Sunday 6th May 2018
The Nelson Fringe Festival is the Top of the South’s quirkiest and only fringe festival!

Datastical 1 Year Party at Trafalgar Park

Wednesday 9th May 2018
Datastical 1 Year Party at Trafalgar Park

Moscow Ballet La Classique presents The Nutcracker

Saturday 12th May 2018
Moscow Ballet la Classique returns to New Zealand to present the jewel of classical ballet, ...

Founders Book Fair

Saturday 2nd-Sunday 10th June 2018
The annual Founders Book Fair starts Queens Birthday weekend. A huge variety of second-hand books, ...

Light Nelson

Friday 6th-Tuesday 10th July 2018
Light Nelson is an irresistible mix: a garden walk in the clear dark night of ...

2018 Nelson Arts Festival

Thursday 11th-Friday 26th October 2018
The Nelson Arts Festival welcomes in spring with a programme jam packed with fabulous events. ...