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Mask Parade and Carnivale 2021

Friday 29th October 2021

The Mask Parade and Carnivale are back!
Mark your diaries for 29 October 2021.

The theme for 2021 is 'Connections'. There are connections all around us, connections lead to creativity, collaboration, and connectivity has endless meaning.

The iconic Nelson Mask Parade is an explosion of colour, music and performance bringing the streets of Whakatū/Nelson alive. It is followed by a massive street carnivale featuring fun and entertainment for everyone. See you there on Friday 29 October 2021 (postponement 5 November).

Part of the annual Nelson Arts Festival, the Mask Parade & Carnivale is a highlight on many people's calendars - see you there!

Family Friendly Featured Free


October 29


Nelson & suburbs


Central Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry


Additional Info

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