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Mask Carnivale 2021

Friday 29th October 2021

The Mask Carnivale is back!
Mark your diaries for 29 October 2021.

A highlight on Nelson Whakatū’s events calendar, the iconic Mask Carnivale is known for transforming the streets into an explosion of colour, music and performance.

The event kicks off with the iconic parade through the central city, culminating in a street carnival full of fun, music and entertainment – bring your mask and dancing shoes for a celebration like no other!

Enrolment for the parade is now open:

We look forward to seeing you on 29 October (postponement date: 5 November)!

Family Friendly Featured Free


October 29


Nelson & suburbs


Central Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry


Additional Info

Official Website


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