What's on in Nelson

2018 Nelson Arts Festival

Thursday 11th-Friday 26th October 2018

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 ...

Polished Brass

Saturday 18th August 2018
Presenting "Polished Brass", an evening of an enjoyable mix of music for all ages, showcasing ...

Super Club Netball 2018

Sunday 19th-Friday 24th August 2018
Super Club Netball 2018 is proud to be back in Nelson for 2018

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.

Appleby School Country Fair

Saturday 1st September 2018
A traditional Country Fair with food, entertainment and fair ground activities. A fun day out ...

Nelson Sausage Festival

Sunday 2nd September 2018
Nelson Sausage Festival - Fathers day 2 September at the Energy Centre in Founders Heritage ...

Apple Grafting & Open Day, Willow Bank Heritage Village, Wakefield

Sunday 2nd September 2018
Fruit trees, grafted apple trees, learn about grafting, cafe, burgers, NZTCA, Willow Bank Heritage Village, ...

Red Cross Refugee Support Volunteer training course. Free.

Saturday 22nd-Thursday 27th September 2018
This 15-hour course enables participants to support former refugees from Columbia as they resettle here ...

Hope School Country Fair 2018

Saturday 22nd September 2018
Bring your friends and famiy, and enjoy a great day out in the country on ...

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.

Vintage Car Club National Veteran Rally

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

Pipes in the Park 2019

Sunday 27th January 2019
A celtic/Scottish music extravaganza for all ages! Bagpipes, drums, dancing, singing and much more!

Nelson Wine & Food Festival

Sunday 17th February 2019
We have listened & by public demand NWFF remains in Brightwater! Lock in the date, ...

MarchFest 2019

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