What's on in Nelson

Matariki - Celebrate Queen Street

Saturday 21st July 2018
Queen Street is done so let's celebrate! Live music and performances, traditional food and art ...

Stellar Singers

Saturday 28th July 2018
Stellar Singers are coming to beautiful Nelson to share their passion for a capella singing ...

NZ International Film Festival

Wednesday 8th-Wednesday 29th August 2018
NZIFF is an annual event celebrating movies and movie-going by bringing the best and brightest ...

Ceroc Tea Dance

Saturday 11th August 2018
Ceroc Nelson's monthly dance party at St Joseph's Hall, Manuka St. Ceroc modern jive is ...

Sleeping Beauty

Thursday 23rd-Saturday 25th August 2018
Set to the beautiful music of Tchaikovsky, join the dancers as they take us on ...

Valley To View 2018

Sunday 26th August 2018
A Country Fair with a difference!

Daffodil Rally for Cancer

Sunday 26th August 2018
NELSON VINTAGE CAR CLUB are Running a RALLY EVENT open to all vehicles and drivers ...

Art Expo Nelson

Friday 31st August-Sunday 2nd September 2018
A 3-day art extravaganza featuring local and national artists, all art is for sale.

Arj Barker – Organic

Thursday 13th September 2018
Arj Barker's stand-up is both insightful and pointed, like a mind-reading thumb tack, if there ...

Nelson Parent and Child Expo 2018

Saturday 20th October 2018
From Pregnancy and Birth, Baby to Child, Parenting, Services, Supports - we have you covered! ...

2018 Nelson Arts Festival Masked Parade & Carnivale

Friday 26th October 2018
The Nelson Arts Festival presents the iconic Masked Parade & Carnivale! The theme for 2018's ...

The NZ Cider Festival

Saturday 3rd November 2018
Celebrate all things Cider at the 3rd annual NZ Cider Festival located in sunny Nelson. ...

The Nelson Half

Sunday 4th November 2018
A distance to suit everyone Half Marathon, 10km, 5km & 2.5km Fun Run & Walk.


Friday 16th-Friday 23rd November 2018
Veteran cars over 100 years old from around NZ will gather in Richmond, Nelson for ...

ASB Nelson Sports Awards

Saturday 24th November 2018
The Nelson Sports Awards is one of the signature events of the year recognising outstanding ...

PAK'nSAVE Richmond Santa Parade

Sunday 25th November 2018
A fun-filled event for all! Come and join in the festive fun at the PAK'nSAVE ...

Nelson Summer Kite Festival

Sunday 20th January 2019
Nelson Summer Kite Festival Jan 20 2019 Neale Park Nelson

MarchFest 2019

Saturday 9th March 2019
MarchFest is a unique craft beer and music festival, held in New Zealand’s sunniest city ...