What's on in Nelson

Tea & Talk Richmond

Wednesday 19th June 2019-Wednesday 24th June 2020
A weekly cuppa and a chat for over 65s,

Tea & Talk Motueka

Wednesday 19th June 2019-Wednesday 24th June 2020
A weekly cuppa and a chat for over 65s,

Tea & Talk Nelson

Friday 21st June 2019-Friday 26th June 2020
A weekly cuppa and a chat for over 65s,

Tea & Talk Victory

Sunday 23rd June 2019-Sunday 21st June 2020
A weekly cuppa and a chat for over 65s,

Monty's Sunday Market

Sunday 23rd June 2019-Wednesday 23rd June 2021
Monty's Market is the Nelson hub for selling and buying pre-loved items every Sunday in ...

Nelson Latin Dance Social (2nd & 4th Wed of each month)

Wednesday 14th August 2019-Tuesday 31st March 2020
Come along, have a dance! Cuban rhythms, Bachata, Cha cha cha, Salsa, Kizomba & more. ...

Motueka Library: 1000 Books Before School

Tuesday 17th September 2019-Thursday 31st December 2020
Join 1000 Books Before School at Motueka Library and create a "we read aloud to ...

Isel Park Twilight Market

Thursday 10th October 2019-Thursday 30th April 2020
Isel Twilight Market is restarting on the 10th of October at Isel park, Stoke, Nelson.

Richmond Library: Book Group

Wednesday 16th October 2019-Wednesday 18th November 2020
Richmond Library's adult Book Group.

Motueka District Museum Trust

Friday 1st November 2019-Saturday 31st October 2020
Motueka and District Museum specialises in local history with emphasis on Tobacco, Horticulture, Forestry and ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 6th November 2019-Wednesday 25th March 2020
A series of 15 5km events over the summer.For walkers & runners, open to everyone.Wednesday ...

Richmond Library: Mystery Ink

Thursday 7th November 2019-Thursday 10th December 2020
Richmond Library's book group for teens.

Rueda in the Park - Latin Dance in Nelson (NZ)

Sunday 17th November 2019-Tuesday 31st March 2020
Welcome to Rueda in the Park! for the 1st time in Nelson!

Richmond Library: Richmond Writing Group

Tuesday 19th November 2019-Tuesday 17th November 2020
Interested in writing? This is the group for you.

Richmond Library: Tiny Tots

Tuesday 19th November 2019-Tuesday 15th December 2020
A hands on session using songs, stories, rhymes and movement for children aged two years ...

Motueka Library: Tiny Tots

Friday 22nd November 2019-Friday 18th December 2020
Join us for Tiny Tots at Motueka Library.

Motueka Library: Building Bricks Club

Monday 25th November 2019-Monday 30th November 2020
Make amazing building bricks creations with local experts.

Motueka Library: Scrabble Time!

Wednesday 27th November 2019-Wednesday 23rd December 2020
Enjoy a game of Scrabble at Motueka Library.

Motueka Library: Book Cafe

Monday 16th December 2019-Monday 21st December 2020
Come along to Motueka Library's new conversational group.

A Passage to Nelson - Exhibition at Broadgreen House

Wednesday 18th December 2019-Thursday 30th April 2020
Learn about the early Nelson immigrant experience, how they came and what they bought with ...

James Marsden: The Quiet Environmentalist

Wednesday 18th December 2019-Thursday 30th April 2020
Learn about one of Nelson’s earliest environmental advocates and pioneering 19th century farmer, in our ...

Isel House Children's Trail - Holiday quiz

Wednesday 18th December 2019-Thursday 30th April 2020
Join Frances and George as they navigate their way through the house on their way ...

Our Moon: Then, Now & Beyond

Friday 20th December 2019-Sunday 19th April 2020
Our Moon presents the story of our people’s long relationship with the Moon, our present ...

Peace in the Park

Sunday 5th January-Sunday 5th April 2020
Please join us for a taste of gentle quietude in the midst of summer in ...

Cardio Latino - Monday (Latin Dance Fitness)

Monday 6th January-Monday 6th April 2020
Learn how to dance all this styles while you're exercising your whole body in this ...

Nightingale Knitters

Monday 13th January-Monday 14th December 2020
Join our communal knitting group - each Monday, materials supplied, all welcome.

Nelson Libraries BookChat at Elma Turner Library 2020

Tuesday 14th January-Tuesday 8th December 2020
BookChat: a place where we get together to talk about books. Elma Turner Library second ...

STEMWriters at Nelson Libraries 2020

Tuesday 14th January-Tuesday 8th December 2020
STEMWriters - a local writers group - ask at the Library for more information.

Nelson Libraries BookChat at Stoke 2020

Wednesday 15th January-Wednesday 16th December 2020
BookChat: a place where we get together to talk about books. 5.30 pm third Wednesday ...

Richmond Library: Good Crafternoon!

Wednesday 15th January-Wednesday 16th December 2020
Bring your craft project to Richmond Library and work on it with other crafters.

Library Knitters

Thursday 16th January-Thursday 17th December 2020
Join our communal knitting group - each Thursday, materials supplied, all welcome.

Device Advice

Thursday 16th January-Thursday 31st December 2020
Questions about your smartphone, tablet or laptop? Do you want to know how to find ...

Jazz on the Village Green

Sunday 19th January-Sunday 12th April 2020
Relax on the Village Green and enjoy summer jazz.

Inspire Modern Jive - weekly dance classes

Tuesday 28th January-Tuesday 15th December 2020
Inspire Modern Jive has weekly dance classes on a Tuesday evening. Everyone is welcome, no ...

Motueka Library: Garden Gurus

Monday 10th February-Monday 14th December 2020
Get together with other green thumbed people.

Small Time at the Library

Monday 10th February-Wednesday 8th April 2020
Join us at one of our weekly Small Time sessions for under 2s. Stories, songs ...

Richmond Library: Richmond Robotics - Term 1

Monday 10th February-Monday 16th March 2020
A fun, hands-on technology programme for kids aged 8-13 keen to learn about SmartBots!

Chakrama Yoga

Monday 10th February-Thursday 2nd April 2020
Please join me for uplifting Chakra Ma Yoga and meditation, practices that have nourished and ...

Absolute Beginners Tango Classes in Nelson

Monday 10th February-Monday 30th March 2020
Absolute Beginner Argentine Tango Dance Classes

Story Time at the Library

Tuesday 11th February-Tuesday 7th April 2020
Join us at one of our weekly Story Time sessions for 2 - 5 year ...

Small Time at the Library

Tuesday 11th February-Tuesday 7th April 2020
Join us at one of our weekly Small Time sessions for under 2s. Stories, songs ...

Story Time at the Library

Wednesday 12th February-Wednesday 8th April 2020
Join us at one of our weekly Story Time sessions for 2 - 5 year ...

Story Time at the Library

Thursday 13th February-Thursday 9th April 2020
Join us at one of our weekly Story Time sessions for 2 - 5 year ...

Motueka Library: Babbling Books Book Group

Thursday 13th February-Thursday 5th November 2020
Babbling Books - a chance to enjoy an informal discussion about what you are reading.

Nelson Steiner Playgroup

Thursday 13th February-Thursday 9th April 2020
Our gentle and friendly playgroup meets weekly on Thursdays to play with nature-inspired, handcrafted toys, ...

Robotics for Kids

Monday 17th February-Monday 2nd March 2020
Build, code and play with our robotics classes for kids.A chance for kids imaginations to ...

Young Adult Reading Club

Tuesday 18th February-Wednesday 16th December 2020
For young adults who love reading and talking about books.Once a month at the Stoke ...

Junior Media Club

Wednesday 19th February-Wednesday 9th December 2020
Media club will produce a newsletter for children’s library every term learning a wide variety ...

NCMA Lunchtime Concerts - Term 1

Thursday 20th February-Thursday 9th April 2020
Come along to NCMA each Thursday lunchtime to hear talented local and national musicians perform ...

Yoga and Mindfulness for Kids

Thursday 20th February-Thursday 12th March 2020
A 4-week session for children who want to explore and play with yoga.

Drop in Yoga Upper Moutere

Thursday 20th February-Thursday 2nd April 2020
Come along to drop-in Hatha Yoga sessions to strengthen, stretch, breathe and relax...beginning again Thursday ...

Stem Academy: Colourful Chemistry

Friday 21st February-Friday 3rd April 2020
Explore the wonders of chemistry in the world around us with hands on experiments and ...

ANGLES OF PERCEPTION Woven Form

Monday 24th February-Saturday 28th March 2020
A stunning exhibition from the Professional Weavers Network. Angles; form; size, shape, perspective, energy; an ...

Hatha Yoga with Sue Ransom

Tuesday 25th February-Tuesday 31st March 2020
Nurture yourself with the holistic practice of Hatha Yoga, and weekly maintenance of body and ...

Hatha Yoga in the heart of Richmond

Wednesday 26th February-Wednesday 1st April 2020
Hatha Yoga in the heart of Richmond. Strengthen, stretch, breathe, relax...all levels with beginners welcome.

Restorative Yoga

Wednesday 26th February-Wednesday 1st April 2020
Give yourself a little mid-week tender loving care with Restorative Yoga in the heart of ...

Introduction to printmaking

Thursday 27th February-Thursday 2nd April 2020
Printmaking workshops crafted for those who want to roll up their sleeves and get creative.

Richmond Library: Introduction to Photobooks

Thursday 27th February-Thursday 26th March 2020
Learnd how to use the Vistaprint website, upload photos from your computer, and create and ...

Enduro 2 - Nelson

Friday 28th February-Sunday 1st March 2020
Enduro2 is a new kind of mountain bike event. You ride in pairs with your ...

Gypsy Pickers at Vic Brewbar, Nelson

Friday 28th February 2020
GYPSY PICKERS - Hot rhythms and feel good music with the power of soul!

Motueka Library: Lifestyle Group

Friday 28th February-Friday 18th December 2020
Exchange ideas with a different topic each month and meet new people.

Femme Natale

Friday 28th-Saturday 29th February 2020
Femme Natale Sketch comedy showA Play on Parenthood like no other

The Moutere Hop

Friday 28th-Saturday 29th February 2020
A family friendly car run with a car show for the public, a drive in ...

Crafters Destash Market

Saturday 29th February 2020
Come along and find items for your crafting supplies fabric, beads scrapbooking, stamps, wool, quilting.Cuppa ...

Ruby Coast Arts Trail - Open Studios

Saturday 29th February-Sunday 1st March 2020
Discover superb art and craft on the Ruby Coast.

Shamanic Journeying: A Day Out Of Time

Saturday 29th February 2020
Experience shamanic journeying: A day long opportunity for insight and transformation, with with senior shamanic ...

Clear Vision for Troubling Times with Bonni Ross

Saturday 29th February-Saturday 4th April 2020
A 6 week exploration of timeless wisdom through the lens of here and now

Dance Workshop

Saturday 29th February 2020
Dance Workshop - Morris Dancing, the original street dance, Sat 29 Feb and March 3

Pizza Party!

Sunday 1st March 2020
Come join us at this fun family-friendly fundraising event in support of opening Aroha Discovery ...

Royal New Zealand Ballet – Tutus on Tour

Sunday 1st-Monday 2nd March 2020
The Royal New Zealand Ballet is delighted to expand the company’s much-loved regional touring programme ...

Royal New Zealand Ballet – Tutus on Tour

Sunday 1st-Monday 2nd March 2020
The Royal New Zealand Ballet is delighted to expand the company’s much-loved regional touring programme ...

Healthy Natural Life Expo - Nelson

Sunday 1st March 2020
Information on healthy eating, cleaning, personal care, supplementation, allergy free foods, eczema care & natural ...

Nelson Institute talk: Walkways, Work and Wanderings

Sunday 1st March 2020
Barbara Stuart (QSM) talks about everything from the Cable Bay Walkway to icebergs off Antarctica.

Peace in the Park

Sunday 1st March-Sunday 5th April 2020
Please join us for a taste of quietude in the midst of summer in the ...

Box of Birds Puppet Show

Sunday 1st March 2020
Birdlife Productions, will be at the Nelson Elma Turner Library with their gorgeous new puppet ...

Tai Chi in the Park

Monday 2nd March 2020
Come along to have a go at Tai Chi in the park. Guided by the ...

Motueka Library: Speed Dating with a Book

Monday 2nd March-Monday 2nd November 2020
Discover new books to read and recommend while Speed Dating with a Book.

Motueka Library: Read Around the World

Monday 2nd March-Thursday 30th April 2020
Take part in Tasman District Libraries’ Read Around the World Challenge and enter our special ...

Richmond Library: Read Around the World

Monday 2nd March-Thursday 30th April 2020
Take part in Tasman District Libraries’ Read Around the World Challenge and enter our special ...

Heritage Walk

Tuesday 3rd March 2020
Come along for a stroll through Isel Park, learn about the heritage, guided by a ...

Good Habits

Wednesday 4th March 2020
Good habits live at The Boathouse

Motueka Library: Teen Space

Wednesday 4th March-Wednesday 8th April 2020
Motueka Library's group for teens!

Motueka Library: Metaphorical Language Workshop

Wednesday 4th March 2020
Metaphors, parables, allegory – there are many ways to create a sophisticated form to your ...

Motueka Library: Race Unity - Journey of a Lifetime

Wednesday 4th March 2020
Phil Bakers talks about his new book Journey of a Lifetime.

Film Fundraiser: The Biggest Little Farm

Wednesday 4th March 2020
The Biggest Little Farm is a documentary film that reveals the 8 year struggle of ...

How product buy back can boost your business

Wednesday 4th March 2020
We're going carbon zero - start the process now for your business.

Spin Poi in the Park

Thursday 5th March 2020
Come along to have a go at Spin Poi in the park. Guided by Age ...

Folk Night

Thursday 5th March 2020
A fun and friendly gathering of folk musicians. Join in or just listen.

Learn at the Library - Social Meda

Thursday 5th March 2020
Learn about Facebook and other Social Media. Sign up for an account if you choose ...

Learn at the Library - ebooks and audiobooks

Thursday 5th-Thursday 12th March 2020
Download Libby and BorrowBox & start reading and listening to ebooks and audiobooks for free ...

Richmond Library: Introduction to Ancestry

Thursday 5th March 2020
Want to start on your family history research journey?

CUSP improv | Glenn's Kitchen

Thursday 5th March 2020
Tempt your tastebuds with an hour of improvised stories in Glenn's Kitchen!

Tango Libre

Friday 6th March 2020
A night of tango at The Boathouse. More details to come.

Relay for Life Zumba Party!

Friday 6th March 2020
Join us to raise funds for the Nelson Cancer Society - come and dance the ...

SUMMER TANGO in the QUEENS GARDENS

Saturday 7th March 2020
Summer Tango in Nelson festival brings together Argentine tango dancers from around Australia and NZ ...

Interislander The Big Tahuna

Saturday 7th March 2020
We’re back in the top of the South Island for our third Interislander Big Tahuna ...

Pangaea

Saturday 7th March 2020
Hailing from India and NZ, the trio performs an exciting fusion of Indian and Western ...

Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving

Saturday 7th-Sunday 8th March 2020
Weave the Greenest Shopping Bag - ever! using Harakeke - NZ Flax

Author Talk - TE REO MĀORI: THE BASICS EXPLAINED

Saturday 7th March 2020
David Karena-Holmes will be talking about his new book, Te Reo Māori: The Basics Explained, ...

Gypsy Pickers

Saturday 7th March 2020
Always a favourite, the Gypsy Pickers bring their unique blend of high energy acoustic music ...

Cable Bay Snorkel Day

Saturday 7th March 2020
Explore the waters of Cable Bay with an experienced snorkel guide; you never know what ...

Gypsy Pickers live at Moutere

Saturday 7th March 2020
The Gypsy Pickers are punchy on rhythm and lead guitars, bass grooves, banjo, mandolin, melodica, ...

Volunteer Expo

Saturday 7th March 2020
This is a fantastic opportunity to meet face to face with organisations from across the ...

Gypsy Violin & Guitar; Fiona Pears & Connor Hartley-Hall

Sunday 8th March 2020
Violinist Fiona Pears and guitarist Connor Hartley-Hall share a love of Gypsy jazz.

Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon - Nelson

Sunday 8th March 2020
Want to have heaps of fun with your friends and get a Champions Medal in ...

Tai Chi in the Park

Monday 9th March 2020
Come along to have a go at Tai Chi in the park. Guided by the ...

CMNZ present JULLIARD415

Monday 9th March 2020
Next generation baroque, this chamber orchestra of young players from distinguished music school, Julliard starts ...

Art of Sourdough with Nicola Galloway

Tuesday 10th March 2020
Join award-winning cookbook author and culinary tutor Nicola Galloway on one of her popular sourdough ...

Heritage Walk

Wednesday 11th March 2020
Come along for a stroll through Miyazu Gardens, to learn about the heritage, it is ...

Motueka Library: Play with Poetry Workshop

Wednesday 11th March 2020
Try out poetic genres and get acquainted with stylistic tools to enable the writer to ...

Sing-a-long in the Park

Thursday 12th March 2020
Come along for a fun sing-a-long for older people with the 'Sing Yourself Well Group'. ...

Richmond Library: Introduction to Google and the Internet

Thursday 12th March 2020
Learn how to use Google to find information on the internet.

Edible Walk

Friday 13th March 2020
Come along for a walk on the Railway Reserve in Stoke, to learn about the ...

Best of Brazilian Vibes

Friday 13th March 2020
Brazilian vibes

Lunchtime Artist Demonstration - Jan Thomson

Friday 13th March 2020
Wall To Wall Art Gallery is presenting different artists during the monthly Lunchtime Artist Demonstration. ...

Marchfest 2020

Saturday 14th March 2020
Marchfest is a celebration of all things Craft Beer and an event for the whole ...

The Chills

Saturday 14th March 2020
Headlining Marchfest 2020 The Chills are a seminal exponent of the ‘Dunedin Sound’ popularised by ...

Gypsy Pickers at Vic Brewbar, Nelson

Saturday 14th March 2020
GYPSY PICKERS - Hot rhythms and feel good music with the power of soul!

Pretty Smart Sale

Saturday 14th March 2020
Quality Pre-Loved Clothing for the Whole Family.

Wairua Warrior 2020

Saturday 14th March 2020
The Wairua Warrior is NZ's Premium Obstacle Course Race for all fitness levels and is ...

Parkinson's Charity Fundraiser

Saturday 14th March 2020
Join us for a fun filled day for the family!

NCMA Chamber Orchestra Featuring Michael Tsalka & Richard Mapp

Saturday 14th March 2020
NCMA's Chamber Orchestra & special guests Michael Tsalka & Richard Mapp play music by Mozart, ...

Sport Tasman Muddy Buddy Adventure Run

Sunday 15th March 2020
Sport Tasman Muddy Buddy Adventure run is back. Starting at Tasman School this a mud ...

Tai Chi in the Park

Monday 16th March 2020
Come along to have a go at Tai Chi in the park. Guided by the ...

St Patrick's Folk Night

Tuesday 17th March 2020
An evening of traditional folk music to celebrate St Patrick's Day. Similar to our usual ...

Richmond Library: Jessica Le Bas – What Makes Good Writing?

Tuesday 17th March 2020
Poet Jessica Le Bas runs an interactive, fun workshop on the elements of good writing.

Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Nile

Wednesday 18th-Saturday 21st March 2020
On a honeymoon cruise down the Nile temperatures rise and a gunshot rings out. This ...

Motueka Library: Write Your Own Story Workshop

Wednesday 18th March 2020
Some say you always write about yourself regardless of the theme ...

Learn at the Library - Internet Basics

Thursday 19th March 2020
Learn how to access the web. Basic searching techniques and examples of useful and fun ...

Learn at the Library - Research

Thursday 19th March 2020
Search for information from many sources in the ‘deep web’not accessed by Google. The Libraries’ ...

Richmond Library: Introduction to Digital Banking

Thursday 19th March 2020
Get comfortable with banking online.

Auckland Writers Festival - Sneak Peek

Thursday 19th March 2020
Auckland Writers Festival Director Anne O’Brien will be at the Library to talk about the ...

Shades of Shakti

Friday 20th March 2020
Shades of Shakti explores the fusion of classical India music and jazz made popular by ...

Summer Challenge

Friday 20th-Sunday 22nd March 2020
The Summer Challenge is a new and exciting adventure event for women.

Mobility Scooter Guided Trail

Friday 20th March 2020
Come along and have some fun on your own mobility scooter. Trail guided by Age ...

Live Music Fridays

Friday 20th March-Friday 11th September 2020
Great sounds ending your week and kicking off your weekend at The Boathouse

Richmond Library: Family History Friday

Friday 20th March 2020
Just starting your family tree or having trouble finding your ancestors? This drop-in session is ...

Mapua Boat Club Regatta

Saturday 21st March 2020
Mapua Boat Club Regatta, open to all ages groups, sailing, kayaking, paddleboards, outboards, RC YachtsGreat ...

Relay For Life

Saturday 21st-Sunday 22nd March 2020
From 4pm Saturday 21st March to 7am Sunday 22nd March at the Nelson A&P Showgrounds, ...

Port Nelson Community Open Day

Saturday 21st March 2020
Every 3 years we offer a peek at the inner workings of Port Nelson. This ...

Angel of Music with Sophie McCarlie

Saturday 21st March 2020
A young woman's powerful sung-through journey of growth, self-belief & ultimate empowerment, featuring songs from ...

Race Unity Day 2020

Sunday 22nd March 2020
Celebrate Nelson/Tasman's cultural diversity in an afternoon of food and music from around the world! ...

ISPS Handa Premiership - Tasman United v Canterbury United

Sunday 22nd March 2020
ISPS Handa Premiership Football MatchTasman United v Canterbury United

TINA Simply The Best

Monday 23rd March 2020
Featuring the powerful, raspy vocals and thrilling stage presence of Caroline Borole live on stage!

Tai Chi in the Park

Monday 23rd March 2020
Come along to have a go at Tai Chi in the park. Guided by the ...

Tai Chi in the Park

Monday 23rd March 2020
Come along to have a go at Tai Chi in the park. Guided by the ...

Guided Walk

Tuesday 24th March 2020
Come along for a guided walk along the Motueka Inlet Walk. Enjoy the scenery and ...

Hot Potato Band: Aotearoa / New Zealand Tour 2020

Wednesday 25th March 2020
This Australian 10 piece band are passionate about acoustic instrumentation, breaking down the barriers between ...

Sing-a-long in the Park

Thursday 26th March 2020
Come along for a fun sing-a-long for older people with the 'Sing Yourself Well Group'. ...

Motueka Library: Race Unity - Our Time in Sri Lanka

Thursday 26th March 2020
Joan and Peter Minchin talk about their amazing time spent on holiday in Sri Lanka ...

The Desotos

Friday 27th March 2020
Great sounds ending your week and kicking off your weekend at The Boathouse.More details to ...

Palate to Palette 2020, Art Auction and Dinner

Friday 27th March 2020
Art Auction and Fundraising Dinner

Beacon Hill Country Market

Saturday 28th March 2020
Join us for our next Beacon Hill Market Day as we exhibit a fabulous range ...

Unconventional Textile Materials - Preused and Unusual tutored by Maggy Johnston

Saturday 28th-Sunday 29th March 2020
An emphasis on learning techniques and managing repurposed materials to create three dimensional objects including ...

ANZ Premiership Netball - Tactix vs Steel

Saturday 28th March 2020
On Saturday 28 March at 4.10pm the Mainland Tactix play the Southern Steel at the ...

Coppermine 2020

Saturday 28th March 2020
The annual Coppermine Race is ramping up for the big day, March 28th! Now in ...

Nelson Symphony Orchestra presents String Theory

Saturday 28th March 2020
NSO presents String Theory featuring Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture & Concerto for Piano, Violin and Strings ...

Richmond Library: Author Talk – Christine Leunens

Saturday 28th March 2020
The author of Caging Skies talks about the book which inspired an Oscar winning movie.

Tasmonics as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 29th March 2020
An a capella choir singing barber shop and popular music in 4 part harmony.

The Tidal Trail Fun Run and Fiesta

Sunday 29th March 2020
Join us for a 5km or 10km run or walk around the local estuary. The ...

Kohine Maia & Moana Paddle Teen GirlsSUP

Sunday 29th March 2020
Come & have a go at stand up paddleboarding (SUP) with the crew at Moana ...

Raking through the Ashes

Monday 30th March-Thursday 30th April 2020
A solo exhibition by Wellington-based photographer Sam Gorham. A culmination of research, site photography, and ...

Shodo Daisuki Nakama - Akiko Crowther and Students

Monday 30th March-Thursday 30th April 2020
Grand Master Calligrapher Akiko Crowther and students in exhibition.

Motueka Library: Race Unity - My Time in Madagascar

Tuesday 31st March 2020
John Crawford describes his time spent in Madagascar.

Motueka Library: Race Unity - Cultural Surprise Reads

Wednesday 1st-Thursday 30th April 2020
Relax and enjoy a Cultural Surprise Read from Motueka Library as we celebrate Race Unity.

High Tea Luncheon

Wednesday 1st April 2020
Sit with friends and enjoy drinking from the finest China.

The East Pointers – Yours to Break Tour

Thursday 2nd April 2020
The East Pointers have always been musically complex and technically brilliant, the core is definitely ...

Find Your 'Sales' Voice

Thursday 2nd April 2020
Learn how to promote yourself, your product or services without sounding like a pushy sales-person!

Learn at the Library - Tablets

Thursday 2nd April 2020
For all tablets users. A chance to learn a few tips, new apps, -reading and ...

Nelson Dawn Rave - April

Friday 3rd April 2020
Silent Disco Dawn Rave at Kirby Lane - A Pre Work Dance Party!

Live Music

Friday 3rd April 2020
Great sounds ending your week and kicking off your weekend at The Boathouse.More details to ...

Motueka Library: Race Unity - Celebrating Different Nationalities

Friday 3rd April 2020
Join us for an intergenerational workshop celebrating different nationalities.

STOKeD SKATE!

Friday 3rd April 2020
Blue Light and Cheapskates invite young people to come and have a go on the ...

City2Saxton

Sunday 5th April 2020
This is a 10km fun run/walk from Victory Community Centre to Saxton Field on smooth ...

Wakefield Apple Fair

Sunday 5th April 2020
Fun, family friendly celebration of the apple harvest

Kids Fishing Waimea Ponds

Sunday 5th April 2020
Blue Light invite ALL KIDS to a fun-filled morning of fishing.

Learn at the Library - Entertainment Apps

Thursday 9th April 2020
Netflix, Spotify and Lightbox will be explored

Marty Bright - One Night Only

Thursday 9th April 2020
The hilarious Marty Bright is gracing the Nelson stand-up comedy stage for one night only!

Yoga Teacher Training 200Hr

Friday 10th-Sunday 26th April 2020
This 200-hour teacher training program will provide you with the tools to enrich your practice ...

Studebaker Car Nationals

Saturday 11th April 2020
The Studebaker car Nationals is being held in Nelson see one of Americas oldest car ...

Mapua Easter Fair

Sunday 12th April 2020
A great day out for all ages.

Th'Dudes

Sunday 12th April 2020
Kiwi icons Th’ Dudes announce they’ll reunite for Th’ Bliss Tour, performing across New Zealand ...

Junior Holiday Camp

Tuesday 14th-Friday 17th April 2020
Our Junior Camp is a great way for kids aged 8 - 11 to try ...

Avalon Swing

Thursday 16th April 2020
Great sounds ending your week and kicking off your weekend at The Boathouse.More details to ...

Live Music

Friday 17th April 2020
Great sounds ending your week and kicking off your weekend at The Boathouse.More details to ...

Kaiteriteri BIG BIKE Weekender 2020

Saturday 18th-Sunday 19th April 2020
6 Hour mountain bike relay and then an enduro race and whip off in Kaiteriteri ...

Inspire Modern Jive - Saturday Night Dance Party

Saturday 18th April-Saturday 21st November 2020
Inspire Modern Jive is hosting its monthly Saturday Night Dance Party. Dance the night away ...

Queen Street Quest

Saturday 18th April 2020
The Great Family Challenge. Get your whanau together and test your mind, skill and sense ...

Queen Street Quest

Saturday 18th April 2020
With challenges made for the whole family, right in the heart of Richmond! Test your ...

NCMA's Celebration Series: NZTrio

Saturday 18th April 2020
Surely NZ's most indispensable ensemble - William Dart, NZ Herald. NCMA are delighted to present ...

Houstoun - Fox in Concert

Sunday 19th April 2020
Big Band Jazz at NCMA with NZ music legends Michael Houstoun and Rodger Fox. Also ...

Intermediate Holiday Camp

Monday 20th-Friday 24th April 2020
Our Intermediate Camp is a great way for ages 11-13 to get to challenge themselves ...

The Ten Tenors

Tuesday 21st April 2020
Love Is In The AirEveryone loves songs about love – especially The TEN Tenors.

Daniel Champagne

Friday 24th April 2020
Great sounds ending your week and kicking off your weekend at The Boathouse.More details to ...

ANZAC Concert 2020

Saturday 25th April 2020
The Nelson Male Voice Choir welcome you to a concert to honour ANZAC day.

Trio Jackson

Sunday 26th April 2020
Trio JacksonFrom Gypsy to Jazz to Bach and Shostakovich and anything in between,

NCMA Lunchtime Concerts - Term 2

Thursday 30th April-Thursday 2nd July 2020
Come along to NCMA each Thursday lunchtime to hear talented local and national musicians perform ...

Nelson Fringe Festival

Friday 1st-Saturday 9th May 2020
Nelson's more-than-a-week long Fringe Festival is on!

The Big Bike Film Night

Friday 1st-Tuesday 5th May 2020
The Big Bike Film Night is on a mission- sharing the best cycling short films ...

Nelson Airport K2M Multisport Event

Saturday 2nd May 2020
Multisport Event that everyone can achieve. Kayak-Cycle-Run-Walk-Hybrid. Something for everybody.

Nelson Nuptials Wedding Fair 2020

Saturday 2nd May 2020
Weddings, weddings, weddings!!! A bunch of vendors all under one roof waiting to meet you!!Come ...

Richmond Library: Richmond Robotics - Term 2

Monday 4th May-Monday 8th June 2020
A fun, hands-on technology programme for kids aged 8-13 keen to learn about SmartBots!

CMNZ presents Letters from Iraq - Rahim Alhaj with the NZSQ

Thursday 7th May 2020
Iraqi-American composer & oud player, Rahim AlHaj and percussionist Nicholas Baker join NZSQ & double ...

Young and Inspired

Saturday 9th May 2020
Young and Inspired celebrates the achievements of young Nelsonian's who are living their dreams out ...

Nelson Dawn Rave - May

Friday 15th May 2020
Silent Disco Dawn Rave at Kirby Lane - A Pre Work Dance Party!

Laugh Nelson

Friday 15th May 2020
Laugh Nelson returns - an evening jam packed full of live stand up comedy & ...

NCMA Celebration Series: Trio Éclat

Saturday 16th May 2020
Trio Éclat are an enthusiastic group of musicians who will perform music for piano, flute ...

SLEEPING BEAUTY – Moscow Ballet La Classique

Tuesday 19th-Wednesday 20th May 2020
Moscow Ballet La Classique return down under with their spectacular masterpiece, Sleeping Beauty, ballet’s most ...

Rock the City

Friday 22nd May 2020
The regions finest youth musicians return to the stage for a dose of bass thumping, ...

NBS Dancing for a Cause

Saturday 23rd May 2020
Eight local personalities are partnered with a trained ballroom dancer. Dancing for a Cause raised ...

Ceol Aneas Traditional Irish Music Festival 2020

Friday 29th May-Monday 1st June 2020
Mighty ‘craic’ with music and laughter will fill the air with the annual Ceol Aneas ...

Celebrating 150 years of rugby and fellowship

Friday 29th May-Monday 1st June 2020
150th Celebrations: Queen's Birthday 2020The Nelson Rugby Football Club is celebrating its role in the ...

Founders Book Fair 2020

Saturday 30th May-Sunday 7th June 2020
The annual Founders Book Fair starts Queens Birthday weekend. A huge variety of second-hand books, ...

Flightless Birds of New Zealand as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 31st May 2020
Three part vocal harmonies - jazz, girl bands, satire

Flightless Birds of New Zealand as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 31st May 2020
Three part vocal harmonies, satire

CMNZ present CALEFAX

Saturday 6th June 2020
World renowned Calefax Reed Quintet are one of the most dazzling wind ensembles performing at ...

ANZ Premiership Netball - Tactix vs Stars

Sunday 7th June 2020
On Sunday 7 June at 6.10pm the Mainland Tactix play the Northern Stars at the ...

Heath Franklin’s Chopper – The Silencer

Sunday 14th June 2020
Chopper cordially invites the world to shut the f**k up for a change. Welcome The ...

Nelson Dawn Rave - June

Friday 19th June 2020
Silent Disco Dawn Rave at Kirby Lane - A Pre Work Dance Party!

Cancer Society Annual Charity Ball

Saturday 20th June 2020
This years’ charity ball will be held at the Trafalgar Centre on Saturday 20th June

Nelson Symphony Orchestra presents Beethoven

Saturday 27th June 2020
The symphonic music of Beethoven 250 years after his birth alongside Elgar's celebrated Cello Concerto.Soloist: ...

Gitano Swing as part of the Live Music Series at the Elma Turner Library

Sunday 28th June 2020
Waltzes, Bossa and Swing tunes in a style influenced by legendary French and Italian musicians, ...

CMNZ present VOCES8

Tuesday 7th July 2020
This British vocal ensemble’s perfect transparency, cohesion, accuracy and sheer stage presence will win you ...

NCMA Lunchtime Concerts - Term 3

Thursday 23rd July-Thursday 24th September 2020
Come along to NCMA each Thursday lunchtime to hear talented local and national musicians perform ...

Richmond Library: Richmond Robotics - Term 3

Monday 27th July-Monday 31st August 2020
A fun, hands-on technology programme for kids aged 8-13 keen to learn about SmartBots!

Dun Run

Saturday 29th August 2020
Off road Trail Event Run up and over the Dun Mountain

Olive Copperbottom - A Dickensian Tale of Love, Gin and the Pox

Saturday 12th September 2020
A rollicking romantic musical journey through fifteen gin soaked characters told with song, dance and ...

Nelson Parent and Child Expo - 13 September 2020

Sunday 13th September 2020
EQUIP with tools and products for effective parenting, EMPOWER through informative talks and workshops, and ...

Friends The Musical Parody - NZ 2020 Tour

Tuesday 15th September 2020
So, no one told you life was gonna be this way, nor did they tell ...

Friends The Musical Parody – NZ 2020 Tour

Tuesday 15th September 2020
So, no one told you life was gonna be this way, nor did they tell ...

Nelson Symphony Orchestra presents Last Night of the Proms

Saturday 19th-Sunday 20th September 2020
Time-honoured favourites including Tchaikovsky's first Piano Concerto & Elgar's Sea Pictures.Soloists: Louis Lucas - Perry ...

TASMAN NATIONAL ART AWARDS & EXHIBITION

Saturday 26th September-Saturday 10th October 2020
National exhibition of art in all media - oil, pastel, water colour & acrylic. Awards ...

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

Sunday 27th September 2020
Duo for Violin and Cello , op.7Juliet Ayre, violinJames Donaldson, cello

CMNZ present the Marmen Quartet

Tuesday 13th October 2020
Featuring NZ born violist Bryony Gibson-Cornish, Marmen Quartet is one to watch. Featuring music by ...

2020 Nelson Arts Festival

Friday 16th-Monday 26th October 2020
The Nelson Arts Festival welcomes in spring with a programme jam packed with fabulous events.

Richmond Library: Richmond Robotics - Term 4

Monday 19th October-Monday 23rd November 2020
A fun, hands-on technology programme for kids aged 8-13 keen to learn about SmartBots!

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 ...

Nelson Symphony Orchestra presents Royal Finale

Saturday 28th November 2020
Style under the spotlight; a symphonic re-imagining of the music of Queen by Tolga Kashif. ...

Aphra Trio as part of the Live Music Series at Elma Turner Library

Sunday 29th November 2020
The Aphra Trio are Juliet Ayre (violin), Lissa Cowie (cello) and Anna Maitland (flute)

PAK'nSAVE Richmond Santa Parade

Sunday 29th November 2020
A fun-filled event for all! Come and join in the festive fun at the PAK'nSAVE ...

Jingle Bells at Greenmeadows

Sunday 13th December 2020
Christmas celebration at Greenmeadows, Stoke.

Richmond Market Day

Wednesday 30th December 2020
Shopping, fun, music and entertainment for all the family at the most diverse market in ...