What's on in Nelson

2019 Volume Mapua Literacy Festival

Friday 20th-Sunday 22nd September 2019

Festival of Architecture

Friday 20th-Sunday 29th September 2019

Nelson Arts Festival 2019

Friday 18th-Monday 28th October 2019

Nelson Buskers Festival

Thursday 30th January-Sunday 2nd February 2020

18th Latin America and Spain Film Festival - LASFF Nelson

Monday 9th September-Sunday 27th October 2019
Cultural event that aims to bring together Latin America, Spain and other New Zealand communities ...

Rock Da House

Tuesday 17th-Thursday 19th September 2019
Prepare yourselves for a wonderful night of entertainment showcasing some outstanding young local talent!

Nelson Symphony Orchestra presents Last Night of the Proms

Saturday 21st-Sunday 22nd September 2019
The Nelson Symphony Orchestra will present its own version of Last Night of the Proms.

Blue River Baby NZ Album Release Tour

Friday 27th September 2019
Wellington's Funk dub rockers BLUE RIVER BABY are in town hot on the heals of ...

Travel Expo

Saturday 28th September 2019
Be sure to join us at out travel expo!

Bloom - Flower and Garden Festival 2019

Sunday 6th October 2019
Enjoy Bloom - Nelson's Flower and Garden festival. Food, heritage and music at Isel House ...

Nelson Arts Festival - Mask Parade & Carnivale

Friday 18th October 2019
The 2019 Nelson Arts Festival is thrilled to open with the iconic Mask Parade & ...

2019 Nelson Arts Festival

Friday 18th-Monday 28th October 2019
The Nelson Arts Festival welcomes in spring with a programme jam packed with fabulous events.

Aorere Enduro with Specialized

Saturday 26th-Monday 28th October 2019
The Aorere Enduro is a 3-day mountain bike event, taking riders over some of the ...

The NZ Cider Festival

Saturday 16th November 2019
Celebrate all things Cider at the 4th annual NZ Cider Festival located in sunny Nelson. ...

Teddy Bears' Picnic

Sunday 8th December 2019
If you go into the park today, you're in for a big surprise ...

Lantern Celebration

Saturday 14th December 2019
Bring your own lantern and be part of the magic trail to the Centre of ...

Riwaka Market Day

Thursday 2nd January 2020
Fabulous, free, market day run by Motueka's Pottery Workshop is a must-do for every new ...