What's on in Nelson

Nelson Arts Festival 2020

Thursday 1st-Saturday 31st October 2020

Alzheimers Nelson Garden Fundraiser

Friday 11th-Monday 28th September 2020
Century-old Tapawera garden, owned by Sandy and Barry Rogan, opened for family picnics to raise ...

2020 Nelson Hanami

Saturday 19th-Tuesday 29th September 2020
In consultation with the Nelson Japanese Society, we are sad to announce the cancellation of ...

The Extravaganza Fair

Saturday 26th-Sunday 27th September 2020
The Extravaganza Fair is a family affair, a FREE entry, fun day out with something ...

October on New Street

Thursday 1st-Saturday 31st October 2020
A collaboration between Nelson Arts Festival and New Street bars.

Che Fu - Nelson

Friday 2nd October 2020
NOISE ZEALAND in association with ELSEWHERE NZ presents...CHE FU!Friday 2nd October@ Energy Centre - Founders ...


Saturday 3rd-Sunday 4th October 2020
This is a 24 hour endurance running event with a festival atmosphere. With the course ...

Thomas Oliver – The Brightest Light Tour

Friday 16th October 2020
Award-winning singer-songwriterThomas Oliver returns with full band with a stunning run of dates celebrating The ...

Nelson A&P Show 2020

Saturday 21st-Sunday 22nd November 2020
Nelson's local A&P Show which began in 1893. A two day event full of fun ...

7 Days

Tuesday 24th November 2020
7 Days live at the Trafalgar Centre, Nelson

100% DnB Feat Flowidus & Optimus Gryme

Friday 11th-Saturday 12th December 2020
WE HAD A EPIC PARTY at the first 100% DnB at Founders Park so lets ...

Drag Up Your Life

Saturday 12th December 2020
Are you ready to Drag up your Life once again?! Kelly Fornia is bringing her ...

Bay Dreams Nelson 2021

Tuesday 5th January 2021
NZ's biggest music festival returns to Nelson in 2021 with a stacked local & international ...

The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two

Tuesday 16th February 2021
Join The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two, as they celebrate and recreate the magic of ...

Summer Challenge

Friday 12th-Sunday 14th March 2021
Women's Adventure Race involving mountain biking, kayaking and hiking, with navigation. Set in the amazing ...

Kaiteriteri Gold - Half Marathon and 14km

Saturday 20th March 2021
Half Marathon and 14km Run (and Walk/Hybrid options) in the scenic Kaiteriteri Gold.