What's on in Nelson

The Nelson Market

Saturday 13th June 2020-Saturday 1st January 2022
For nearly 40 years The Nelson Market has been a vibrant showcase of the best ...

Monty's Sunday Market

Sunday 14th June 2020-Sunday 25th June 2023
Monty's Market is the Nelson hub for selling and buying pre-loved items every Sunday in ...

Morning Yoga

Friday 20th November 2020-Saturday 29th May 2021
An invigorating practice that strengthens the body and mind, improves flexibility and leaves you feeling ...

Richmond Library: Good Crafternoon

Wednesday 23rd December 2020-Wednesday 15th December 2021
Finish a project, or start a new one!

Motueka Library: Scrabble Time!

Wednesday 6th January-Wednesday 22nd December 2021
Enjoy a game of Scrabble at Motueka Library.

Motueka Library: Chess at the Library

Thursday 7th January-Thursday 16th December 2021
Develop your skills in this interesting and challenging game.

Motueka Library: Garden Gurus

Monday 11th January-Monday 13th December 2021
Get together with other green thumbed people.

Motueka Library: Babbling Books Book Group

Thursday 14th January-Thursday 2nd December 2021
Enjoy an informal discussion about what you are reading.

Motueka Library: Book Cafe

Monday 18th January-Monday 15th November 2021
Come along to Motueka Library's conversation group.

Richmond Library: Richmond Writing Group

Tuesday 19th January-Tuesday 16th November 2021
Meet other people with a shared interest in writing, and to put pen to paper!

Richmond Library: Book Group

Wednesday 20th January-Wednesday 15th December 2021
A great opportunity for you to talk about what you have been reading and to ...

Inspire Modern Jive – Nelson Partner dance classes for beginners

Thursday 21st January-Thursday 16th December 2021
Inspire Modern Jive has weekly Nelson dance classes on a Thursday evening. Everyone is welcome, ...

Motueka Library: Tiny Tots

Friday 29th January-Friday 3rd December 2021
Join us for Tiny Tots at Motueka Library.

Richmond Library: Tiny Tots

Tuesday 2nd February-Tuesday 14th December 2021
A hands on session using songs, stories, rhymes and movement for children aged two years ...

Richmond Library: JPs in the Library

Wednesday 10th February-Wednesday 15th December 2021
A Justice of the Peace is available at Richmond Library every Wednesday.

The Pretty Crafty Market

Sunday 14th February-Monday 13th December 2021
his wonderful market now runs mid monthly February to December in Central Richmond.Entry by gold ...

Richmond Library: Mystery Ink

Thursday 18th February-Thursday 25th November 2021
Brand new books, games and snacks for keen reading teens aged 12 and over.

Pretty Smart Sale

Saturday 6th March-Sunday 21st November 2021
Huge Pre-loved sale with everything from adults and children's clothing, to baby gear and toys.

Beginner Swing Dance Classes

Monday 22nd March-Monday 17th May 2021
Come learn to Swing Dance! Meet people, get fit and have a blast.

Richmond Library: Digi Drop In

Tuesday 6th April-Tuesday 14th December 2021
Come and ask any questions about your digital devices, software and general use of online ...

Motueka Library: Digi Drop In

Thursday 8th April-Thursday 16th December 2021
Come and ask any questions about your digital devices, software and general use of online ...

Friday NCMA Live Lounge Sessions

Friday 9th April-Friday 28th May 2021
NCMA launches Live Lounge sessions. FREE live music every Friday in April and May (starting ...

Motueka Beginner Swing Dance Class

Tuesday 13th April-Tuesday 15th June 2021
Motueka, it's your turn to LEARN TO SWING DANCE!!!Meet people, get fit and have a ...

Motueka Library: MTG

Saturday 17th April-Saturday 18th December 2021
Discover MTG, a collectible and digital card game which involves chance, strategy and skill.

Motueka Library: Building Bricks Club

Monday 19th April-Monday 22nd November 2021
Make amazing building bricks creations with local experts.

Motueka Library: Autumn Aussie Surprise Reads

Tuesday 27th April-Friday 14th May 2021
Find your slice of Australia with one of these awesome books.

Energising Hatha Yoga

Monday 3rd May-Monday 5th July 2021
An uplifting and energising hatha yoga class suitable for all ages and levels of experience. ...

Richmond Library: Kapa Kōrero

Monday 3rd May-Monday 26th July 2021
An informal te reo Māori conversation space.

Richmond Library: Computer Workshop - Photobooks

Monday 3rd May-Thursday 24th June 2021
Photobooks make ideal Christmas, birthday or anniversary gifts

Back to the Future - Tech Taster Sessions

Monday 3rd May-Sunday 25th July 2021
Have fun exploring the digital world and find out what all the fuss is about.

Nelson Fringe Festival

Thursday 6th-Saturday 15th May 2021
Nelson Fringe Festival is back with a line-up of plays and workshops, as well as ...

Motueka Library: Kapa Kōrero

Friday 7th May-Friday 30th July 2021
An informal te reo Māori conversation space.

Motueka Library: New Zealand Music Month

Friday 7th-Friday 28th May 2021
During New Zealand Music Month we will be showcasing some of the local musical talent.

Blue Stories Project: sharing journeys of getting out of perinatal depression

Sunday 9th-Sunday 30th May 2021
portraits of ten local women and read their stories of getting out of perinataldepression

Shelter & Place art exhibition

Monday 10th-Sunday 30th May 2021
An exhibition of paintings and objects by local artists Helena Morris and Sally Reynolds.

CoderDojo - Free Kids Computer Coding Club

Thursday 13th May-Thursday 1st July 2021
Free kids coding club running at NMIT, Nelson on Thursday evenings from 6:30 to 8pm. ...

The Big Bike Film Night 2021

Thursday 13th-Friday 14th May 2021
Lock this on your bike radar Nelson!! The Big Bike Film Night is on a ...

Nelson Jazz Club at the Live Lounge

Friday 14th May 2021
Nelson Jazz Club present The Little Trio at NCMAs Live Lounge

Women's New Moon Heart Sharing & Cacao Ceremony - Motueka

Friday 14th May 2021
Cacao Ceremony & New Moon Heart Sharing

ShowQuest

Friday 14th May 2021
A night to celebrate our creative tamariki, Showquest is a nationwide performing arts competition and ...

Nelson Fringe: Late Night Comedy

Friday 14th-Saturday 15th May 2021
Welcome to Nelson Fringe’s Comedy Nights!

Nelson Fringe: Solitude

Friday 14th-Saturday 15th May 2021
DramaLab gives you a peek inside Asbestos Cottage where Annie lives a life of solitude.

Nelson Fringe: Body-Voice workshop

Friday 14th May 2021
In this workshop we'll look at a voice rebuild from the ground up,

Nelson Fringe: The Man Who Was Thursday

Friday 14th-Saturday 15th May 2021
The story of Gabriel Syme, a poet who is recruited into the Philosopher Police to ...

Tim Allen And The Two

Friday 14th May 2021
Tim Allen And The Two 'Love is a Pill' single release tour

Sundowner Sessions at Founders Cafe

Friday 14th May 2021
Rain or shine Founders Cafe will be keeping the drinks and the sounds flowing throughout ...

Georgina Hoby Scutt Exhibition

Friday 14th-Sunday 30th May 2021
Georgina Hoby Scutt’s solo exhibition ‘Local Poetry’ at Red Art Gallery, Nelson- opening Friday 14th ...

Youthify Gig

Friday 14th May 2021
Whanake Youth in collaboration with Nelson Police Youth Services and Blue Light. Youthify is a ...

Blessing of the Fishing Fleet 2021

Friday 14th-Saturday 15th May 2021
Fireworks on the 14th with exciting displays on the 15th like rescue helicopter, Coast Guard, ...

Pink Floyd Experience

Saturday 15th May 2021
The Pink Floyd Experience return with a new tour in 2021. This time playing legendary ...

Nadia Reid & Her Band

Saturday 15th May 2021
Nadia Reid is praised the world over for her intimate, complex songwriting. This tour will ...

Young and Inspired

Saturday 15th May 2021
Young and Inspired celebrates the achievements of young Nelsonian's who are living their dreams.

Richmond Library: DocFest – Deaf Jam

Saturday 15th May 2021
Celebrate New Zealand Sign Language Week with this special documentary screening.

Funked UP

Saturday 15th-Sunday 16th May 2021
***FUNKED UP IS BACK***

Nelson Fringe: The Magic in Me

Saturday 15th May 2021
Popular children's entertainers, Kath Bee and Ms Fizzberry weave magic and music together in this ...

Richmond Library: Saturday Stories and Songs

Saturday 15th May-Saturday 19th June 2021
Come and enjoy songs, stories and rhymes with your little one at Saturday Tiny Tots!

Sun City Soul at De Ville

Saturday 15th May 2021
C'mon and join Sun City Soul for one last boogie outside at De Ville before ...

The Central Challenge

Sunday 16th May 2021
Central Challenge & Mini Gala is an AWESOME family day out! Rogaine Orienteering Race, Food, ...

Youth Art Expo Tour

Sunday 16th May 2021
An exhibition that showcases digital works, sculpture, ceramics etc by local rangatahi.

Richmond Library: Author Talk – Gaelynne Pound

Tuesday 18th May 2021
Writer, playwright and poet.

Bob Bickerton as part of New Zealand Music Month at the Elma Turner library

Wednesday 19th May 2021
An Introduction to taonga puoro, the traditional musical instruments of Māori.

Carousel

Wednesday 19th-Saturday 22nd May 2021
Nayland College, along with Broadgreen Intermediate, are proud to bring this classic Rodgers and Hammerstein ...

Motueka Library: National Simultaneous Storytime - Give Me Some Space!

Wednesday 19th May 2021
Join us for a fun interactive Storytime, alongside children from all over Australia and New ...

Learn at the Library - Online Safety

Thursday 20th May 2021
Tips and tricks for staying safe, how to spot a scam and ways to protect ...

Learn at the Library - Online Safety

Thursday 20th May 2021
Tips and tricks for staying safe, how to spot a scam and ways to protect ...

Pop-Up Library - Tasman District Council

Thursday 20th May 2021
Can’t get to the library? We’re taking the library to the people.

Lunchtime Concert: Mosaic World Choir

Thursday 20th May 2021
NCMA Term 2 Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes:Mosaic World Choir

Mike Pero Nelson Giants v Canterbury Rams

Thursday 20th May 2021
Get some friends together for dinner and an evening of basketball action at the Trafalgar ...

Rural Mail as part of New Zealand Music Month at Elma Turner Library

Friday 21st May 2021
Paul & Chrissie Bond, Roger & Deirdre Lusby form the quartet that performs New Zealand ...

Richmond Library: D20 Perspective

Friday 21st May-Friday 25th June 2021
Experience the popular role-playing game Dungeons and Dragons

Gatsby Night at The Boathouse

Friday 21st May 2021
Gatsby Night at The Boathouse

Gatsby Night

Friday 21st May 2021
The Boathouse and 'Nelson Jazz Club Big Band' bring you Gatsby Night!

Sundowner Sessions at Founders Cafe

Friday 21st May 2021
Rain or shine Founders Cafe will be keeping the drinks and the sounds flowing throughout ...

Waxing Moon Dance Meditation & Cacao Ceremony

Saturday 22nd May 2021
Come fill your cup with love with this very special event as the energy rises ...

Down 'n' Out Speakeasy May

Saturday 22nd May 2021
Imagine heading down a small lane, just off the beaten track and coming across a ...

30 Year Celebrations - Casino Evening

Saturday 22nd May 2021
We will be celebrating in style at the Nelson Classic Car Museum with a night ...

The AVID DIVAs

Saturday 22nd May 2021
The AVID DIVAs - an evening of Arias and Operatic ensembles.

Ryan Neville & The Midnight Blues Band, on their Black Magik Tour

Saturday 22nd May 2021
The BLACK MAGIK tour Blues, Rock, Rock n Roll all the songs you know and ...

Nic Foster 'Aroha:Whenua'

Saturday 22nd May 2021
Nic Foster's love affair with Aotearoa's dramatic mountain landscapes and high energy coastlines continues in ...

Give Morris Dancing a Go

Saturday 22nd May 2021
.Morris Dancing, are you reasonably fit, do you have a a sense of rhythm and ...

Nelson Tasman Climate Forum Hui

Saturday 22nd May 2021
Nelson Tasman Climate Forum Quarterly Hui Register at nelsontasmanclimateforum.org

Flightless Birds of New Zealand as part of New Zealand Music Month at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 23rd May 2021
The Flightless Birds trio sing in three-part harmony. Their repertoire covers the early 1900‘s through ...

Catered Raw Food Lunch

Sunday 23rd May 2021
Come and see what raw foodies thrive on and feast your eyes on beautiful colourful ...

Cello Journey

Monday 24th May 2021
Join Inbal Megiddo and Rachel Thomson as they take you on a journey showing the ...

Learn at the Library - Tablets

Tuesday 25th May 2021
For all tablets users. A chance to learn a few tips, new apps & more ...

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy 8-Week Course

Tuesday 25th May-Tuesday 13th July 2021
MBCT 8-Wk Course. A clinically trialled and evidence-based eight-week course to learn how best to ...

Richmond Library: Searching for jobs online

Wednesday 26th May 2021
Search for jobs online using TradeMe, Seek and WINZ.

Motueka Library: Law for Lunch – Employment Relations

Wednesday 26th May 2021
Discover the what, when, why and how.

Learn at the Library - Research Databases

Thursday 27th May 2021
Search for information from many sources in the ‘deep web’ not accessed by Google. The ...

Lunchtime Concert: Kyoko Takashima & James Donaldson

Thursday 27th May 2021
NCMA Term 2 Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes:Richard Mapp & James Donaldson

Brave Caitlin Smith’s Imaginary Band

Thursday 27th May 2021
Caitlin Smith (piano and vocals), Lance McNicoll (guitar) and Steve Cournane (percussion and cymbals) a ...

Sundowner Sessions at Founders Cafe

Friday 28th May 2021
Rain or shine Founders Cafe will be keeping the drinks and the sounds flowing throughout ...

Noche de Baile

Friday 28th May 2021
Los Galanes are at the Boathouse on the 28 of May

Monthly Harp Meditations

Friday 28th May 2021
Live Harp music and meditation combined, creating a soft, loving space for you to go ...

Violin Quartet as part of New Zealand Music Month in the Elma Turner Library

Saturday 29th May 2021
Student violinists currently studying with the local highly respected violinist and teacher, Juliet Ayre.

Celebration Series: NZ String Quartet

Saturday 29th May 2021
As part of NCMA's Celebration Series, we welcome the NZ String Quartet.

Russian Treasure

Saturday 29th May 2021
Chroma Chamber Choir presents 'Russian Treasure': favourites of Russian choral repertoire, including excerpts from Rachmaninoff's ...

Mike Pero Nelson Giants v Hawkes Bay Hawks

Saturday 29th May 2021
Bring the whole family along for a great night of basketball action at the Trafalgar ...

Mosaic Choir as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 30th May 2021
Mosaic is Nelson’s longest-standing world music choir bringing high energy and vibrancy to their a ...

Free Myanmar Fundraising Event

Sunday 30th May 2021
An opportunity for you to experience our beautiful culture while supporting communities in Myanmar in ...

Richmond Library: Author Talk – My Beautiful Island by Chris Potter

Tuesday 1st June 2021
From romance and marriage to war and survival.

Richmond Library: CV’s and Cover Letters Workshop

Wednesday 2nd June 2021
Create and format a cover letter and CV.

Learn at the Library - Tablets

Thursday 3rd June 2021
For all tablets users. A chance to learn a few tips, new apps & more ...

Learn at the Library - Online Banking

Thursday 3rd June 2021
Learn how to pay your rates, do banking, shop, play online games and communicate with ...

Lunchtime Concert: Katrina Kallil

Thursday 3rd June 2021
NCMA Term 2 Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes:Katrina Kailili (vocalist)

Katrina Kallil

Thursday 3rd June 2021
Enjoy a lunch time concert with Katrina Kallil and accompanying pianist Barry Korcheski who has ...

The Sweet Caroline Tour: A Tribute to Neil Diamond

Friday 4th June 2021
The Sweet Caroline Tour is putting all those well-loved classics back on stage and in ...

Ceol Aneas Traditional Irish Music Festival 2021

Friday 4th-Monday 7th June 2021
Mighty ‘craic’ with music and laughter will fill the air with the annual Ceol Aneas ...

Backroom Comedy June 2021

Friday 4th June 2021
Featuring fresh local stand-up that's hotter than newly crashed space debris!

Neon Cowboys back at The Boathouse

Friday 4th June 2021
Hide your mechanical bulls everyone, the Neon Cowboys back at The Boathouse

Unconventional Textiles Pre-used and Unusual Two Day Workshops

Saturday 5th-Sunday 6th June 2021
Contemporary textile jewellery, small sculptures or art works for wall workshop using Unconventional and Unusual ...

Grandiose Cabaret 2021

Saturday 5th June 2021
An adult variety show featuring performers from around Aotearoa.

Motueka Library: Sensory Space for Adults and Caregivers

Saturday 5th June 2021
Space for the special needs community.

Grooves!

Saturday 5th June 2021
Grooves! is back, extended, and better than ever! Do not miss your chance to get ...

Richmond Library: Exhibition - Blue Stories Project

Saturday 5th June-Thursday 1st July 2021
Sharing journeys of getting out of perinatal depression.

Richmond Library: Exhibition Opening - Blue Stories Project

Saturday 5th June 2021
Sharing journeys of getting out of perinatal depression.

Founders Park Book Fair 2021

Saturday 5th-Sunday 13th June 2021
The annual Founders Book Fair begins Queens Birthday weekend on Saturday 5 June 2021.

Wine and Cheese Night

Saturday 5th June 2021
Cranky Goat, St Pauli and The Boathouse invite you to taste some gorgeous wines and ...

Nelson Airport K2M

Sunday 6th June 2021
Wind your way by foot or bike on the Great Taste Trail from the famous ...

Ceol Aneas Festival Showcase

Sunday 6th June 2021
Expect a lively evening of Irish music and “craic” with traditional song and toe tapping ...

Ceol Aneas Irish Festival Showcase Concert 2021

Sunday 6th June 2021
The Showcase Concert is the highlight of the Ceol Aneas festival. A lively evening of ...

The Queens Quest

Monday 7th June 2021
Queen Victoria and other colourful characters invite you to meet them in the Queen's Gardens ...

Medications for the heart

Tuesday 8th June 2021
A presentation to learn more about your heart medications.Pre-registration requested

Training Workshop: Xero timesavers and easy to use reports

Tuesday 8th June 2021
This 45-minute Your Success workshop will provide you with essential time saving tips and guidance ...

Learn at the Library - eBooks and Audiobooks

Thursday 10th June 2021
Download Libby and Borrow Box & start reading and listening to e-books and audiobooks for ...

Lunchtime Concert: Louis Lucas-Perry

Thursday 10th June 2021
NCMA Term 2 Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes:Louis Lucas-Perry (pianist)

Smokefree Rockquest

Friday 11th June 2021
New Zealand’s only nationwide, live, original music, youth event.

Black&Gold at The Boathouse

Friday 11th June 2021
Black&Gold at The Boathouse

Venice - Queen of the Night

Saturday 12th June 2021
VENICE is an 18-year-old singer-songwriter from Auckland, full of strength, courage, confidence and heart, making ...

Find Your 'Sales' Voice

Saturday 12th June 2021
Learn how to best promote yourself, your product or services without sounding like a pushy ...

Mid Winter Xmas Feast

Saturday 12th June 2021
Our annual Mid Winter Xmas Feast with Viva La Vaca

Simon, Jackie and Tim in Concert

Sunday 13th June 2021
Fall in love with Simon O’Neill, Jackie Clarke and Tim Beveridge in an unforgettable evening ...

Songs from Around the World

Sunday 13th June 2021
Enjoy a range of songs from across the globe, sung by Haven Choir in support ...

Motueka Library: Author Talk – My Beautiful Island by Chris Potter

Monday 14th June 2021
From romance and marriage to war and survival.

Queen: It's A Kinda Magic

Wednesday 16th June 2021
Immerse yourself in the spectacle, grandeur and energy of the world’s greatest Rock band with ...

Motueka Library: Take & Make Fridge Magnets

Wednesday 16th June-Wednesday 7th July 2021
Collect your kit and create decorative fridge magnets.

A Royal Quiz Night

Wednesday 16th June 2021
The Boathouse presents the third of our FUNdraising events

Learn at the Library - Online Banking

Thursday 17th June 2021
Learn how to pay your rates, do banking, shop, play online games and communicate with ...

Lunchtime Concert: Elgee Leung & Josie Yau.

Thursday 17th June 2021
NCMA Term 2 Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes: Elgee Leung (cello) and Josie Yau (piano).

Heath Franklin's Chopper: The Silencer

Thursday 17th June 2021
Welcome...The Silencer.Chopper's 'The Silencer' full tour schedule is available at www.laughingstock.com.au

Fraser Ross & Amiria Grenell

Friday 18th June 2021
Fraser Ross & Amiria Grenell at The Boathouse

Cancer Society Charity Ball

Saturday 19th June 2021
This years’ charity ball will again be held at the Trafalgar Centre on Saturday 19th ...

Monaco Mid Winter Marathon

Sunday 20th June 2021
Nelson's only not-for-profit Marathon. Minimum of 75% of your fee goes to charity. Full Marathon ...

Art Group Nelson Winter Exhibition

Sunday 20th June-Saturday 3rd July 2021
Art Exhibition of the Art Group Nelson at the Refinery ArtSpace with paintings (oil, watercolour, ...

Motueka Library: Fridge Magnet Workshop

Monday 21st June 2021
Create some decorative fridge magnets for your home.

Richmond Library: Construct and Create a Journal

Tuesday 22nd June-Tuesday 6th July 2021
Create and decorate personalised journals for reflective writing.

Richmond Library: Computer Workshop - TradeMe

Wednesday 23rd June 2021
Learn how to buy and sell goods using TradeMe.

Living with Heart Failure

Wednesday 23rd June 2021
Cardiac Nurse Specialist, Paul Peacock, will discuss heart function and living with heart failure

The Pink Hammer

Wednesday 23rd-Saturday 26th June 2021
An hilarious and heart-warming Kiwi comedy that finds five unhappy people in a shed full ...

Lunchtime Concert: Erica Sim

Thursday 24th June 2021
NCMA Term 2 Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes:Singer, Erica Sim

Safety Online for Whanau: For caregivers, help your kids stay savvy online

Friday 25th June 2021
A chance to meet with like-minded parents and caregivers to discuss safety online for our ...

Small Loom Weaving Workshop

Saturday 26th June 2021
Weaving is one of the most ancient crafts and the source of the majority of ...

Ceilidh Dance

Saturday 26th June 2021
An evening of ceilidh dancing, bagpipes, music, haggis, and socialising!

Mini Hoop Embroidery Workshop

Saturday 26th June 2021
Learning hand embroidery is both fun and relaxing, plus it's an easy way to create ...

O and the Mo as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 27th June 2021
Expect to be enchanted by romantic guitar melodies, percussive swells, twinkling synth accompaniments and indulgently ...

NZ Doctors' Orchestra Concert

Sunday 27th June 2021
The New Zealand Doctors’ Orchestra is delighted to return to Nelson to perform. All proceeds ...

Other Ways to Manage Anxiety

Sunday 27th June 2021
Personal experiences managing long-term anxiety and use of exposure therapy, physical exercise, self-hypnosis and ASMR ...

The Wairau Affray

Thursday 1st-Saturday 3rd July 2021
A play about the ill-fated attempt by Nelson colonists to confront Te Rauparaha and a ...

Lunchtime Concert: Mike Ford

Thursday 1st July 2021
NCMA Term 2 Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes:Mike Ford (tenor horn)

The Wairau Affray

Thursday 1st-Saturday 3rd July 2021
A play about the ill-fated attempt by Nelson Colonists to confront Te Rauparaha and his ...

Lunchtime Concert: Zeb Wulff

Thursday 8th July 2021
NCMA Term 2 Lunchtime Concert Series welcomes:Zeb Wulff (pianist)

Te Ramaroa (Light Nelson)

Friday 9th-Tuesday 13th July 2021
Te Ramaroa is a free outdoor event featuring a dazzling array of installations, celebrating community, ...

THE BOSS Bruce Springsteen Tribute Show

Saturday 10th July 2021
THE BOSS is a full production, kick-ass compliment of nine passionate musicians.

Tapestry Weaving tutored by Marilyn Rea-Menzies

Saturday 24th-Sunday 25th July 2021
The richness of Tapestry Weaving offers opportunity for personal expression whether you prefer abstract or ...

Kramit Duo as part of the Live Music Series at the Elma Turner Library

Sunday 25th July 2021
Folk to Funk and everything in between. Original music or covers,sweet harmonies and groovy bass ...

Tapestry Weaving Extension Workshop tutored by Marilyn Rea-Menzies

Saturday 31st July-Sunday 1st August 2021
The richness of Tapestry Weaving offers opportunity for personal expression whether you prefer abstract or ...

Cultural Chameleons Empowerment Festival

Friday 6th-Saturday 7th August 2021
This is the launch party for a personal development facebook page called CULTURAL CHAMELEONS!

How Great Thou Art Exhibition

Friday 13th-Saturday 14th August 2021
A fantastic selection of Local Artists and Photographers displaying their creative work.

PARADISE or the Impermanence of Ice Cream

Thursday 19th-Friday 20th August 2021
Take a wild ride to paradise with Indian Ink’s powerful new play about impermanence – ...

Valley to View 2021

Sunday 22nd August 2021
Valley to View at Cable Bay Adventure Park is Hira School's annual community event. All ...

The Kids Sing

Thursday 2nd September 2021
Primary Schools Music Festival. Choral directors, gather your choirs together to learn some new pieces ...

Nelson Parent and Child Expo - 12 September 2021

Sunday 12th September 2021
EQUIP with tools and products for effective parenting, EMPOWER through informative talks and workshops, and ...

Avid Opera as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 26th September 2021
Beautiful opera melodies

Friends The Musical Parody – NZ 2020 Tour

Monday 27th September 2021
So, no one told you life was gonna be this way, nor did they tell ...

Hotel California The Eagles Experience

Sunday 17th October 2021
Hotel California The Eagles Experience, the captivating live concert and stage show saluting the extraordinary ...

World of Musicals

Tuesday 19th October 2021
World of Musicals - colourful, inspiring and memorable Musical Theatre classics, performed by an international ...

Nelson Arts Festival 2021

Thursday 21st-Sunday 31st October 2021
Nelson Arts Festival 2021 dates have been set for 21-31 October. Watch this space for ...

Mask Parade and Carnivale 2021

Friday 29th October 2021
The Mask Parade & Carnivale is back for 2021!Part of the Nelson Arts Festival, the ...

Off your rockers as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 31st October 2021
Off Your Rockers Choir is a singing group for persons aged 60 and over who ...

Ghosts and Goblins Trick or Treat

Sunday 31st October 2021
Come on down to Sundial Square in Richmond to collect your map & bag, and ...

The Bee Gees Night Fever

Friday 12th November 2021
From Australia, Showtime invites you to dance your way into a time warp of 70’s ...

Taste Tasman - Beer, Cider & Food Festival

Saturday 20th November 2021
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Nelson A&P Show 2021

Saturday 20th-Sunday 21st November 2021
Nelson's local A&P Show which began in 1893. A two day event full of fun ...

Drag Up Your Life

Friday 26th-Saturday 27th November 2021
Kelly Fornia is bringing her drag lip-sync extravaganza back to Nelson, bigger, better and FIERCER ...

Annabelle and Tersha, flute duo as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 28th November 2021
Beautiful flute music by two of Nelson's finest classical flutists

PAK'nSAVE Richmond Santa Parade

Sunday 28th November 2021
A fun-filled event for all! Come and join in the festive fun at the PAK'nSAVE ...

Country Christmas Market

Saturday 4th December 2021
Join us for a day of Christmas shopping while supporting local artisans and crafts people. ...

Richmond Market Day

Thursday 30th December 2021
Shopping, fun, music and entertainment for all the family at the most diverse market in ...

Marchfest 2022

Saturday 26th March 2022
Local Craft Beer & Music Festival at Founders Park Nelson 15 breweries from Nelson Tasman ...

Aorere Enduro EWS Nelson

Thursday 7th-Sunday 10th April 2022
As a round of the Enduro World Series this will draw the world's best mountain ...

Queen Street Quest

Saturday 23rd April 2022
With challenges made for the whole family, right in the heart of Richmond! Test your ...

Nelson A&P Show 2022

Saturday 19th-Sunday 20th November 2022
Nelson's local A&P Show which began in 1893. A two day event full of fun ...