What's on in Nelson

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Meditation on Peace

Sunday 14th June-Sunday 8th November 2020
Developing the Meditation on Peace with Bonni Ross

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 ...

Inspire Modern Jive - Saturday Night Dance Party

Saturday 20th June-Saturday 21st November 2020
Inspire Modern Jive is hosting its monthly Saturday Night Dance Party. Dance the night away ...

LEGO Drop-in

Thursday 25th June-Thursday 31st December 2020
Description:Let your imagination run wild with our LEGO drop-in afternoons.

Yoga Flow

Wednesday 29th July-Wednesday 16th December 2020
An invigorating practice that strengthens the body and mind, improves flexibility and leaves you feeling ...

Gardening Club

Friday 31st July-Friday 18th December 2020
Gardening Club will learn everything from worms and soils to vegetables and flowers with gardening ...

Richmond Library: Good Crafternoon!

Wednesday 9th September-Wednesday 16th December 2020
Bring your craft project to Richmond Library and work on it with other crafters.

Richmond Library: Richmond Writing Group

Tuesday 15th September-Tuesday 17th November 2020
Interested in writing? This is the group for you.

Motueka Library: Book Cafe

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

Richmond Library: Tiny Tots

Tuesday 22nd September-Tuesday 15th December 2020
A hands on session using songs, stories, rhymes and movement for children aged two years ...

Inspire Modern Jive - weekly dance classes

Tuesday 22nd September-Tuesday 15th December 2020
Inspire Modern Jive has weekly dance classes on a Tuesday evening. Everyone is welcome, no ...

Motueka Library: Scrabble Time!

Wednesday 23rd September-Wednesday 23rd December 2020
Enjoy a game of Scrabble at Motueka Library.

Motueka Library: Lifestyle Group

Friday 25th September-Friday 18th December 2020
Exchange ideas with a different topic each month and meet new people.

Motueka Library: Building Bricks Club

Monday 28th September-Monday 30th November 2020
Make amazing building bricks creations with local experts.

Hatha Yoga with Sue Ransom

Tuesday 29th September-Tuesday 3rd November 2020
Join me for this weekly yoga practice and experience the beautiful benefits of yoga for ...

Motueka Library: Babbling Books Book Group

Thursday 1st October-Thursday 5th November 2020
Babbling Books - a chance to enjoy an informal discussion about what you are reading.

Chakradance Awakening

Sunday 4th October-Sunday 29th November 2020
Chakradance is a beautiful free flowing movement practice, come and explore. Have fun. Find meaning.Look ...

Motueka Library: Speed Dating with a Book

Monday 5th October-Monday 2nd November 2020
Discover new books to read and recommend while Speed Dating with a Book.

Spring Exhibition Emergence

Wednesday 7th October-Sunday 8th November 2020
Nelson Suter Art Society Spring Exhibition -Emergence showing members stunning artwork in the McKee Gallery.

Motueka Library: Garden Gurus

Monday 12th October-Monday 14th December 2020
Get together with other green thumbed people.

WMC: Unrefined

Tuesday 13th October-Saturday 7th November 2020
Exhibition examining the politics of style in Wellington Media Collective’s substantial body of work. Political ...

Richmond Library: Mystery Ink

Thursday 15th October-Thursday 10th December 2020
Richmond Library's book group for teens.

Isel Twilight Market

Thursday 15th October 2020-Friday 2nd April 2021
Isel Twilight Market every Thursday evening at Isel park. 4.30pm till dark.

Spring Detox Yoga Course (FULL)

Thursday 15th October-Thursday 12th November 2020
Learn a scrumptious detoxifying yoga sequence that you can safely practice at home after the ...

Open mic night

Thursday 15th October 2020-Thursday 25th March 2021
Open mic night, hosted by Liam Poole. Come take the stage or enjoy listening to ...

Motueka Library: Tiny Tots

Friday 16th October-Friday 18th December 2020
Join us for Tiny Tots at Motueka Library.

EDGELAND—James Robinson

Friday 16th October-Saturday 14th November 2020
An installation of works created by visual artist James Robinson in response to the work ...

Masks Behind Glass: City-wide mask exhibition

Sunday 18th October-Sunday 1st November 2020
Look out for masks of everything and anything imaginable in galleries, shop fronts and other ...

Richmond Library: Richmond Robotics - Term 4

Monday 19th October-Monday 30th November 2020
Join an after-school club for kids aged 8 - 13 who are keen on technology.

Richmond Library: Book Group

Wednesday 21st October-Wednesday 18th November 2020
Richmond Library's adult Book Group.

Nelson Tasman Music Therapy Collective – NelSONG Neurological Choir

Wednesday 21st October-Wednesday 16th December 2020
A choir with a difference run by trained, NZ registered music therapists. Come and have ...

Motueka Library: Building Bricks Contest

Tuesday 27th October-Friday 27th November 2020
Take part in our Halloween and Christmas themed Building Bricks contest!

Contemporary Felt Making Workshop

Saturday 31st October-Sunday 1st November 2020
An enjoyable two day Contemporary Felt Making workshop suitable for beginners to those with skills ...

The Nelson Half

Sunday 1st November 2020
A distance to suit everyone Half Marathon, 10km, 5km & 2.5km Fun Run & Walk.

TINA Simply The Best

Sunday 1st November 2020
Showtime Australia has decided to postpone the remainder of the TINA Simply the Best tour ...

Motueka Rudolf Steiner School Spring Fair 2020

Sunday 1st November 2020
The Motueka Rudolf Steiner community warmly welcomes you to its school farm transformed into a ...

Kids Fishing Competition

Sunday 1st November 2020
Bring the children along to the Mapua Wharf to have a go at fishing off ...

Higgins Heritage Park Open Day

Sunday 1st November 2020
"Steam-up" with Traction Engine & trailer rides Member Sheds Open Day and Bush Rail jigger ...

La Toussaint – A concert for All Saints Day: Chroma Chamber Choir

Sunday 1st November 2020
Chroma Chamber Choir and conductor Costa Simpson present a programme of choral music inspired by ...

Cooking for a Budget

Sunday 1st November 2020
The Nelson Seed Library will be sharing information and answering your questions at this free ...

La Touissant - Chroma Chamber Choir

Sunday 1st November 2020
A concert for All Saints' Day. A choral celebration of plainsong from the past and ...

Te Moana Glow Show

Monday 2nd November 2020
Go under the sea with a courageous Kina on her journey of discovery across the ...

Brightwater Have Your Say: Environment Plan

Monday 2nd November 2020
Drop-in to this council-hosted community event to have your say on how we look after ...

Motueka Library: Art workshop - Tessellations

Monday 2nd November 2020
A fun exploration of patterns and how to fit shapes together without gaps.

Richmond Library: Digital Banking

Monday 2nd November 2020
Gain knowledge and confidence moving into online banking.

Richmond Library: Law for Lunch – Privacy Act

Tuesday 3rd November 2020
What are your rights and responsibilities under the new Privacy Act?

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 4th November 2020
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Motueka Library: Journey to Joy and a Peaceful Mind

Wednesday 4th November 2020
Shamaré Guardian will discuss his book “Spirituality 101 to 601 and beyond”.

Parihaka Day Dawn Peace Blessing

Thursday 5th November 2020
Dawn Peace Blessing over the City to continue the Peace Legacy brought into our time ...

Parihaka and the Whakatū Connection

Thursday 5th November 2020
As part of the Nelson Heritage Festival, Te Oro Haa presents the Parihaka story.

Lunchtime Concert: Violin and Piano Music by Women Composers

Thursday 5th November 2020
From romance to political awakening, here is a smorgasbord by female composers presented by Violinist ...

Richmond Library: Google and the Internet

Thursday 5th November 2020
Learn how to use Google to find information on the internet.

Kill Your Mortgage & Sort Your Retirement with Hannah McQueen

Thursday 5th November 2020
Learn how to get mortgage-free fast, prepare for retirement & grow wealth, with financial strategist ...

O & The Mo

Friday 6th November 2020
Tasman based indie-folk duo O & The Mo are excited to bring their intimate stripped ...

Mountain Film Festival

Friday 6th November 2020
The Mountain Film Festival showcases the best locally made adventure-films across New Zealand.

Motueka Library: Miniature Garden Workshop

Friday 6th November 2020
Let your imagination and creativity go wild.

Backroom Comedy November 2020

Friday 6th November 2020
Catch Backroom Comedy this Guy Fawkes weekend - we have laughs that are more explosive ...

Silent Disco

Friday 6th-Saturday 7th November 2020
Wireless Headphone Event featuring 2 DJs spinning tunes at the same time. You choose which ...

REAL

Friday 6th November 2020
A wild and close-up reflection on chasing an inner voice. 'REAL' is the result of ...

Julia Deans

Friday 6th November 2020
Julie Deans From 8PM- LATE Tickets: $ 40 PLUS BF

Seals to Eels

Saturday 7th November 2020
Seals to Eels on Scooter Wheels isn’t a trail ride for the faint hearted; this ...

The NZ Cider Festival 2020

Saturday 7th November 2020
The New Zealand Cider Festival will be back for its fifth year on Saturday 7th ...

NZSO Baroque Series present Bach Extended

Saturday 7th November 2020
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra return to Nelson for their Baroque Series with Bach Extended.

Spring Music Festival

Saturday 7th November 2020
Great opportunity for our local youth bands to perform

Undercurrent

Saturday 7th November 2020
Footnote New Zealand Dance, presents Undercurrent: two absorbing new dance works that are rich in ...

REAL

Saturday 7th November 2020
A wild and close-up reflection on chasing an inner voice. 'REAL' is the result of ...

Pony Party

Saturday 7th November 2020
Richmond Riding for the DisabledPony Party

Yoga On The Beach 8am Saturday and Sunday

Saturday 7th November 2020-Sunday 28th March 2021
Yoga on the Beach is a great way to start your day, this is a ...

Undercurrent

Saturday 7th November 2020
Celebrating its 35th anniversary, renowned national dance company Footnote New Zealand Dance, presents Undercurrent.

NEW SHOW DATE: Michael Houstoun and Rodger Fox in Concert

Sunday 8th November 2020
Big Band Jazz at NCMA with NZ music legends Michael Houstoun and Rodger Fox. Also ...

Remembrance Sunday Service

Sunday 8th November 2020
Commerates WWI and signing of the Armistice at 1100 on 11/11/1918

Nelson Historical Society James Jenkins Biennial Lecture

Monday 9th November 2020
The Power of the Purse: Women and Money. Dr Barbara Brookes examines 20th century gendered ...

Motueka Library: Art Workshop – Perspective Made Simple

Monday 9th November 2020
Learn quick tips to improve your drawings of buildings, still life and landscapes.

Nurture - What influences us

Monday 9th November-Saturday 5th December 2020
Sculpture installation by Georgina West that examines the influences that significant caregivers and teachers have ...

A Great Distance Away

Monday 9th November-Saturday 5th December 2020
Coming Home/Leaving Home: an exhibition of painting, drawing and and sculpture.

Elemental Beauty - Inspirational Photography

Tuesday 10th-Saturday 28th November 2020
Local and international photographer, Dharan Longley, presents an inspiring solo exhibition of landscape and macro ...

Motueka Library: Christmas Felt Banner Workshop

Tuesday 10th November 2020
A great idea for a handmade Christmas gift or decoration.

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 11th November 2020
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Lunchtime Concert: Grampians Trio with Rachmaninov & Dvorak

Thursday 12th November 2020
The Grampians piano trio will perform ‘Elegiac’ by Rachmaninov and ‘Dumky’ by Dvořák.

Learn at the Library - Research Tools

Thursday 12th November 2020
Search for information from many sources in the ‘deep web’ not accessed by Google. The ...

Riwaka Have Your Say: Environment Plan

Thursday 12th November 2020
Drop-in to this council-hosted community event to have your say on how we look after ...

4X4: Four Artists, Four Years

Thursday 12th November-Saturday 12th December 2020
4X4: Four artists, four years. We are celebrating four years at Parker Gallery with an ...

Jack Page and Emily C Browning

Thursday 12th November 2020
Jack Page and Emily C Browning8PM-LATETickets: $30 plus BF

Richmond Library: Law for Lunch – Powers of Attorney

Thursday 12th November 2020
Discover the what, when, why and how.

Te Huinga Whetu Regional Kapa Haka competition

Friday 13th November 2020
The top primary school kapa haka from throughout the Top of the South will battle ...

The Music of Leonard Cohen: A Journey 1967 to 2016

Friday 13th November 2020
Imperfect Offering presents the music of the great singer-songwriter-poet Leonard Cohen.

Oh What a Beautiful Concert

Friday 13th November 2020
Nelson Male Voice Choir's concert in 2020 with music from well-known shows and well-loved male ...

Te Huinga Whetū Regional Kapa Haka Competitions

Friday 13th November 2020
Te Huinga Whetū will showcase the regions top primary school kapa haka teams vying for ...

Kiwifruits

Friday 13th-Saturday 21st November 2020
What do drag queens and a kiwi pub have in common? A night full of ...

Slice of Life

Friday 13th November 2020-Sunday 25th April 2021
Slice of Life offers a nostalgic view on New Zealand as a window into the ...

Grandiose Cabaret: Royal Deluxe

Saturday 14th November 2020
Your funny bone will be tickled at this risque R18 cabaret featuring an all local ...

Richmond Library: Ian Trafford – Into The Unknown

Saturday 14th November 2020
Ian Trafford talks about his grandfather’s secret war diaries.

Wine Party

Saturday 14th November 2020
Wine Party ft. Japanese winemaker Yuki Nakano pouring 2019 Kunoh Wines Food by Arden Wine/Food/Music/Sun

The Pretty Crafty Market

Sunday 15th November 2020
This wonderful market now runs three times yearly, once mid winter and twice in the ...

Women's New Moon Heart Sharing & Cacao Ceremony - Lower Moutere

Sunday 15th November 2020
Cacao Ceremony & New Moon Heart Sharing

Daffodil Rally for Cancer "IT'S ON AGAIN"

Sunday 15th November 2020
NELSON VINTAGE CAR CLUB is Running a RALLY EVENT open to all vehicles and drivers ...

Quiz Night Fundraiser

Monday 16th November 2020
Calling all Quiz teams! Quiz Night Fundraiser for Diabetes Nelson Youth Branch.

Motueka Library: Art Workshop – Perspective Made Simple

Monday 16th November 2020
Learn quick tips to improve your drawings of buildings, still life and landscapes.

Richmond Library: Law for Lunch – Trusts

Monday 16th November 2020
Are you involved in a Trust?

Richmond Library: Documentary Festival – Landfill Harmonic

Monday 16th November 2020
Join us for our first ever documentary festival!

Nelson Live Poets

Tuesday 17th November 2020
Guest Poet Rosie Laing from Christchurchplus Open Mic - all welcome to listen or recite

Richmond Library: Author talk – Alexandra Tidswell

Tuesday 17th November 2020
A story of one woman’s ambition, of escape and reinvention.

Motueka Have Your Say: Environment Plan

Wednesday 18th November 2020
Drop-in to this council-hosted community event to have your say on how we look after ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 18th November 2020
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Lunchtime Concert: Mary Ayre & Fleur Jackson

Thursday 19th November 2020
Enter into contrasting musical worlds in this programme of works by Beethoven, Dvořák & Prokofiev, ...

Richmond Library: Introduction to Photobooks

Thursday 19th November 2020
Create a photobook using Vistaprint .

Learn at the Library - Entertainment Apps

Thursday 19th November 2020
Do you use Netflix, TV on Demand, Lightbox, Kanopy, Neon and other movie or music ...

Top Of The South Film Festival Nelson

Friday 20th-Sunday 22nd November 2020
The Top of the South Film Festival presents the best locally produced films from drama ...

Conscious Dance Aotearoa/NZ

Friday 20th-Monday 23rd November 2020
A four-day gathering for all who love to dance their own dance, featuring a wealth ...

Reid & Ruins

Friday 20th November 2020
Nadia Reid and Hollie Fullbrook (from the band Tiny Ruins) are hitting the road together ...

Taste of Brazilian carnival

Friday 20th November 2020
Taste of Brazilian carnival 8PM- LATETickets- $10 on the door

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 ...

100% BASS Feat State of Mind, Truth & Optimus Gryme

Saturday 21st-Sunday 22nd November 2020
Bass is back in the place Nelson!Warehouse Rave coming at ya!

Richmond Library: Documentary Festival – Van Gogh & Japan

Monday 23rd November 2020
Join us for our first ever documentary festival!

7 Days

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

Moutere Hills Have Your Say: Environment Plan

Wednesday 25th November 2020
Drop-in to this council-hosted community event to have your say on how we look after ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 25th November 2020
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Sinbad the Sailor (Retired)

Thursday 26th-Saturday 28th November 2020
This family pantomime has all the traditional fun and audience interaction you’d expect; with singing, ...

Lunchtime Concert: Raffaele Bandoli with Bohme, Arban & Williams

Thursday 26th November 2020
Raffaele Bandoli returns to the NCMA stage to deliver yet another delightful lunchtime concert.

Learn at the Library - Safety Online

Thursday 26th November 2020
Learn more about how to keep safe online and any scams to be aware of.

Sinbad The Sailor (Retired)

Thursday 26th-Saturday 28th November 2020
This new adventure of Sinbad the Sailor is pantomime fun for the whole family!

Nelson Cathedral Christmas Tree Festival

Friday 27th November 2020-Sunday 17th January 2021
Festival openst 6pm Friday 27 November to 6pm 17 JanuaryFestival concerts 1-1.30pm weekdays, 30 November ...

Harp Meditation and Intuitive Development Retreat at the Baton.

Friday 27th-Sunday 29th November 2020
Do you want to strongly connect with your inner voice, your purpose in life, authentic ...

Hampden Street School Twilight Gala

Friday 27th November 2020
ALL THE FUN OF THE FAIR!!Hampden Street School's twilight gala is a fantastic fun evening ...

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 ...

Top Of The South Film Festival Motueka

Saturday 28th-Sunday 29th November 2020
The Top of the South Film Festival presents the best locally produced films from drama ...

Nelson Toy Run

Saturday 28th November 2020
The Nelson branch of the Ulysses Motorcycle Club invite all motorcyclists to attend the 35th ...

Total Golf Maitai Masters

Saturday 28th November 2020
27-hole stroke tournament at Waahi Taakaro Golf Course in the Maitai Valley hosted by Waahi ...

Nelson Sun Club Open Day

Saturday 28th November 2020
Come and explore what a healthy family-friendly naturist lifestyle has to offer.(Everyone will be clothed ...

Speed Dating for a Cause

Saturday 28th November 2020
We are hosting "soulmate for summer" which is speed dating for a cause. The proceeds ...

Heath Franklin’s Chopper – The Silencer

Sunday 29th November 2020
Chopper cordially invites the world to shut the f**k up for a change. Welcome The ...

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 ...

The Great Christmas Market

Sunday 29th November 2020
Shop local this Christmas with over 100 stalls showcasing quality locally made goods, held at ...

Summer Cash and Carry

Monday 30th November 2020-Sunday 7th February 2021
Nelson Suter Art Society Summer cash and carry exhibition. Beautiful artworks by the members for ...

Richmond Library: Documentary Festival – The Pollinators

Monday 30th November 2020
Join us for our first ever documentary festival!

Summer: Art of Sourdough with Nicola Galloway

Tuesday 1st December 2020
Join me for an info-packed cooking workshop with a focus on making sourdough through the ...

Richmond Library: Law for Lunch – Wills

Tuesday 1st December 2020
Have you set up your will yet?

TH'Dudes

Wednesday 2nd December 2020
Iconic Kiwi band Th’ Dudes announce new dates for Th’ Bliss Tour, with the nine-date ...

Oh What a Beautiful Concert

Wednesday 2nd December 2020
Nelson Male Voice Choir's penultimate concert in 2020 with music from well-known shows and well-loved ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 2nd December 2020
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Fiesta Latina Dance Party

Friday 4th December 2020
Latin Salsa Dance Party with latest & greatest Latin music with Latin DJ Uli all ...

Richmond Library: Law for Lunch – Employment Law

Friday 4th December 2020
Get some law with your lunch.

COUNTRY CHRISTMAS MARKET

Saturday 5th December 2020
A fun day of shopping!

Down 'n' Out Speakeasy

Saturday 5th December 2020
The hottest speakeasy cabaret in Nelson is back!With a whole new line up of performances.

Gypsy Pickers at Toad Hall Cafe

Saturday 5th December 2020
Magic summer night live music by the Gypsy Pickers in Toad Hall Cafe's beautiful garden ...

Trewavas St Art Walk

Saturday 5th December 2020
40 artists exhibiting their work along Trewavas St in Motueka. There is something for everyone!

Christmas Garden Market

Sunday 6th December 2020
A Market to find something special for your someone special hosted by Gardens of the ...

Oh What a Beautiful Concert

Sunday 6th December 2020
Nelson Male Voice Choir's Final concert in 2020 with music from well-known shows and well-loved ...

Higgins Heritage Park Open Day

Sunday 6th December 2020
"Steam-up" with Traction Engine & trailer rides Member Sheds Open Day and Bush Rail jigger ...

Christmas Crafternoon

Sunday 6th December 2020
Come along and warp your presents, make some crafts or just relax with a cup ...

Richmond Library: Documentary Festival – Fame High

Monday 7th December 2020
Join us for our first ever documentary festival!

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 9th December 2020
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Lunchtime Concert: Allison Cormack & Pauline Boyd

Thursday 10th December 2020
Join local spinto soprano Allison Cormack and pianist Pauline Boyd for a programme of "Teutonic ...

Richmond Library: Introduction to Photobooks

Friday 11th December 2020
Create a photobook using Vistaprint .

Santa's Grotto at Stoke

Friday 11th December 2020
Come along and warp your presents, make some crafts or just relax with a cup ...

Tāwhiri Funk

Friday 11th December 2020
Deep heavy dirty stinking FUNK from one of Wellington's top live bands.

Nelson & Marlborough Regional Championships

Saturday 12th-Sunday 13th December 2020
The regional championships for all classes of sailing dinghies.

Drag Up Your Life

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

Unconventional Textiles Pre-used and Unusual One or Two Day Workshop

Saturday 12th-Sunday 13th December 2020
Contemporary textile jewellery and small sculpture workshop using Unconventional Materials – pre used and unusual ...

Santa's Grotto

Saturday 12th December 2020
Come along and warp your presents, make some crafts or just relax with a cup ...

Christmas Movie

Saturday 12th-Wednesday 16th December 2020
Join us for a family friendly Christmas movie and popcorn.

A Choral Celebration

Saturday 12th December 2020
Nelson Civic Choir present a varied programme that celebrates choral singing and their 160th anniversary. ...

The Pretty Crafty Market

Sunday 13th December 2020
This wonderful market now runs three times yearly, once mid winter and twice in the ...

Christmas in the Domain

Sunday 13th December 2020
Christmas in the Domain 2020 is a free family event at the Tasman Domain. Bring ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 16th December 2020
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

The Nutcracker

Thursday 17th-Saturday 19th December 2020
A community celebration, the Nutcracker is a festive, family event. This story ballet takes a ...

The Nutcracker!

Thursday 17th-Saturday 19th December 2020
A magical, festive, family treat about a Christmas gathering and a girl’s dream about her ...

The Nutcracker

Thursday 17th-Saturday 19th December 2020
Primarily Dance presentsThe Nutcracker at The Theatre Royal Thursday 17th Dec- 7:00pm Friday 18th Dec- ...

Centre for Fine Woodworking Exhibition

Thursday 17th December 2020-Saturday 16th January 2021
Centre for Fine Woodworking 2020 Exhibition Showcasing the work from students graduating from the 2020 ...

Fiesta Latina Dance Party

Friday 18th December 2020
Latin Salsa Dance Party with latest & greatest Latin music with Latin DJ Uli all ...

Carols by Candlelight at Washbourn Gardens

Sunday 20th December 2020
The serene Washbourn Gardens hosts Richmond's Carols by Candlelight - an evening of Christmas song ...

New World Motueka's Teddy Bears Picnic

Sunday 20th December 2020
Free kids event at our local park, Thorp Bush,

Sport Tasman - Xmas movie

Wednesday 23rd December 2020
Free xmas movie for the whole family.

Christmas Movie and Games

Wednesday 23rd December 2020
Join us for a family friendly Christmas movie and popcorn.

Christmas Poetry and Tea

Wednesday 23rd December 2020
Take time out from the silly season to sit back and listen to some Christmas ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 23rd December 2020
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Christmas Day Buffet Lunch

Friday 25th December 2020
Join us for our massive 3 course buffet on the jolliest day of the year.Imagine ...

The Great Back Yard Cricket Tournament

Saturday 26th December 2020
Boxing day is a great day for cricket, especially backyard cricket...get your team together and ...

Gypsy Pickers at Toad Hall Cafe

Saturday 26th December 2020
Magic summer night live music by the Gypsy Pickers in Toad Hall Cafe's beautiful garden ...

The Best 80s Night 10th Anniversary Birthday Party

Monday 28th December 2020
Come and celebrate 10 years at The Playhouse Theatre with the best 80s night ever.

Richmond Market Day

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

The Great 2020 Quiz night

Wednesday 30th December 2020
A quiz night dedicated to the all the happenings of 2020. Fun for the whole ...

New Years Eve Masquerade Ball

Thursday 31st December 2020
Welcome to night of magic and style, and of course don't forget your mask.

Lions Summer Fair

Friday 1st January 2021
Annual fair with stallholders and entertainment. Fair is organised by Nelson North Lions

Nelson Classic and Vintage Motorcycle Show - Now at Badminton Hall Richmond

Saturday 2nd-Sunday 3rd January 2021
January 2nd and 3rd .Annual eye catching display of club qualifying classic and vintage motorcycles ...

Wakefield Country fete

Saturday 2nd January 2021
'Wakefield Country Fete' handmade local crafts & foods Market, held annually. Fundraising for the Nelson ...

Riwaka Market Day

Saturday 2nd January 2021
Fabulous, free, market day run by Motueka's Pottery Workshop is a must-do for every new ...

Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving Workshop One or Two Day Option

Saturday 2nd-Sunday 3rd January 2021
From plant to product, in this workshop you will learn the skills of weaving with ...

Mapua Art Exhibition

Saturday 2nd-Sunday 17th January 2021
Local Mapua and Tasman artists exhibit their artworks from 2020. An eclectic collection of excellent ...

Motorcycle Swap Meet Richmond

Sunday 3rd January 2021
Motorcycle swap meet. Badminton Hall . Richmond. 9am to noon Free sites .any motorcycle related ...

Higgins Heritage Park Community Craft Fair

Sunday 3rd January 2021
Celebrating our annual Higgins Heritage Park Community Craft Fair

Paul Ubana Jones

Sunday 3rd January 2021
Paul Ubana Jones has been the shining light in the New Zealand Blues scene for ...

Kaiteriteri got talent

Sunday 3rd January 2021
Located on the Village Green at Kaiteri beach.

Paul Ubana Jones

Monday 4th January 2021
Paul Ubana Jones has been the shining light in the New Zealand Blues scene for ...

Bay Dreams Nelson 2021

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

Karaoke / movie evening

Tuesday 5th January 2021
Join in some karaoke fun from 6-8pm then stay on to watch a movie starting ...

Gary McCormick and Hammond Gamble

Thursday 7th January 2021
Comedy and blues, the perfect combo. Iconic comedian and scholar Gary McCormick teams up with ...

Orienteering & backyard games kaiteri

Thursday 7th January 2021
FREE Event

Nelson StreetFest

Friday 8th-Saturday 9th January 2021
NZ's Best Street Performers... in NZ Best Town.Nelson StreetFest - Its where youre at!!

Gary McCormick and Hammond Gamble

Friday 8th January 2021
Comedy and blues, the perfect combo. Iconic comedian and scholar Gary McCormick teams up with ...

Gypsy Pickers at Toad Hall Cafe

Saturday 9th January 2021
Magic summer night live music by the Gypsy Pickers in Toad Hall's beautiful garden restaurant ...

Paul Madsen presents a Tribute to Queen and The Beegees

Saturday 9th January 2021
All the classics, We will rock you, Bohemian Rapacity, Staying Alive, More than a woman, ...

William Shakespeare’s: The Comedy of Errors

Tuesday 12th-Wednesday 20th January 2021
Shakespeare’s hilarious farce. Shipwrecks and twins, bungling servants, and plenty of comedy served up in ...

Karaoke - kaiteri beach

Tuesday 12th January 2021
FREE to enter

Sandcastle competition - kaiteri beach

Thursday 14th January 2021
Fun for the whole family

Tahunanui Summer Games and Story Time

Sunday 17th January 2021
Join us for beach games and stories at the library.

The Best 80s Night Ever!!!

Friday 22nd January 2021
Relive the glory days and Wake me up before you go, because with or without ...

William Shakespeare’s: The Comedy of Errors

Friday 22nd-Saturday 23rd January 2021
Shakespeare’s hilarious farce. Shipwrecks and twins, bungling servants, and plenty of comedy served up in ...

Nelson Summer Kite Festival

Saturday 23rd-Sunday 24th January 2021
Nelson Summer Kite Festival is on! Sat Jan 23rd and Sun Jan 24th at Neale ...

Pipes in the Park 2021

Sunday 24th January 2021
Pipes in the Park is an outdoor Scottish music event in the Nelson sunshine at ...

William Shakespeare’s: The Comedy of Errors

Tuesday 26th-Wednesday 27th January 2021
Shakespeare’s hilarious farce. Shipwrecks and twins, bungling servants, and plenty of comedy served up in ...

William Shakespeare’s: The Comedy of Errors

Friday 29th-Saturday 30th January 2021
Shakespeare’s hilarious farce. Shipwrecks and twins, bungling servants, and plenty of comedy served up in ...

Vintage Machinery Show 2021

Saturday 30th-Sunday 31st January 2021
Annual Vintage Machinery Show. How things were done "Back in the Day"More engines and tractors ...

United for South-America: From Nelson with aroha (Fundraising)

Saturday 30th-Sunday 31st January 2021
COVID-19 pandemic poses a grave health threat to Indigenous peoples around the world. We are ...

Fleetwood Mac and Elton John Tribute

Saturday 30th January 2021
Join two of the south islands best entertainers, Craig Alott and Shannon Cooper- Garland for ...

Sarau Festival

Sunday 31st January 2021
A wonderful relaxed community festival event - loads to do, eat, see , listen to ...

Adam Summer Celebration

Thursday 4th-Sunday 7th February 2021
A celebration of chamber music featuring New Zealand's leading chamber musicians including the New Zealand ...

Adam Summer Celebration: Grand Opening

Thursday 4th February 2021
Welcome to the Adam Summer Celebration! Opening with New Zealander Claire Cowan's Latin-inspired work, Ravel's ...

Adam Summer Celebration: A Bounty of Brahms

Friday 5th February 2021
Adam Summer Celebration presents an evening of Brahms chamber music. This stunning evening concert will ...

Adam Summer Celebration: Afternoon Delight

Friday 5th February 2021
Violin and marimba duo by multi-talented and prolific Danish film composer Anders Koppel, Harris' 9th ...

Gypsy Pickers at Toad Hall Cafe

Saturday 6th February 2021
Magic summer night live music by the Gypsy Pickers in Toad Hall's beautiful garden restaurant ...

Unconventional Textiles Pre-used and Unusual One or Two Day Workshop

Saturday 6th-Sunday 7th February 2021
Contemporary textile jewellery and small sculpture workshop using Unconventional Materials – pre used and unusual ...

Adam Summer Celebration: Celebrating NZ

Saturday 6th February 2021
In this Waitangi Day celebration of NZ music we welcome Anna Leese to the Festival ...

Adam Summer Celebration: Romance

Saturday 6th February 2021
Virtuoso marimbist Naoto Segawa dazzles with South African composer Peter Klatzow's "Dances of Earth and ...

BIG TINY HOUSE EXPO - 2021

Saturday 6th February-Monday 5th April 2021
Big Outdoor Tiny Homes Showcase!Explore living with a lighter more sustainable footprint, at this, family ...

Adam Summer Celebration: Grand Finale

Sunday 7th February 2021
2021 Adam Summer Celebration wraps up with Beethoven's early piano trio, Debussy's only violin sonata, ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 10th February 2021
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Celebration Party for Summer Readers

Friday 12th February-Friday 12th March 2021
Live music, prizes and stories to celebrate the end of the Children's Summer Reading Challenge

Tasman Asian Night Food Fair 2021

Saturday 13th February 2021
Celebrating cultural diversity with Asian food and entertainment – a wonderful opportunity to learn about ...

Library Lovers Day

Sunday 14th February-Sunday 14th March 2021
Live music,prizes and poetry to celebrate libraries and the end of the Summer Reading Challenge.

The Pretty Crafty Market

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

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 15th February 2021
Tai Chi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

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 ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 17th February 2021
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Sing-Along in the Park

Thursday 18th February 2021
Sing-Along in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Edible Walk

Friday 19th February 2021
Edible Walk is part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Swap Meet - Bazaar, Vintage Car Club

Saturday 20th February 2021
SWAP MEET - BAZAAR; Nelson Vintage Car Clubs big event, Buy, Sell everything - Cars ...

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 22nd February 2021
Tai Chi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Maitai Art Walk

Tuesday 23rd February 2021
Maitai Art Walk is part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 24th February 2021
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Sit & Be Fit in the Park

Thursday 25th February 2021
Sit & Be Fit in the Park is part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving Workshop One or Two Day Option

Saturday 27th-Sunday 28th February 2021
From plant to product, in this workshop you will learn the skills of weaving with ...

Harakeke - NZ Flax Workshop - Weave the Greenest Shopping Basket

Saturday 27th-Sunday 28th February 2021
From plant to product, in this workshop you will learn the skills of weaving with ...

Motueka Kai Fest

Sunday 28th February 2021
Motueka Kai Fest is a colourful fun day bringing community together in celebration of our ...

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 1st March 2021
Tai Chi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

SpinPoi in the Park

Tuesday 2nd March 2021
SpinPoi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 3rd March 2021
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Move Good Now in the Park

Thursday 4th March 2021
SpinPoi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

 Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks Tribute: Landslide

Friday 5th-Saturday 6th March 2021
Landslide Show present an amazing night of the Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks

SUMMER TANGO in the QUEENS GARDENS

Saturday 6th March 2021
Summer Tango in the Queens Gardens is part of the Summer Tango in Nelson festival ...

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 8th March 2021
Tai Chi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Crowded House

Monday 8th March 2021
Iconic band CROWDED HOUSE have announced that they will tour New Zealand in March 2021 ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 10th March 2021
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Summer Challenge

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

Heritage Walk

Friday 12th March 2021
Heritage Walk is part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Healthy Natural Life Expo - Nelson

Sunday 14th March 2021
Information on healthy eating, cleaning, personal care, supplementation, allergy free foods, eczema care & natural ...

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 15th March 2021
Tai Chi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 17th March 2021
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Walk to Centre of NZ

Friday 19th March 2021
Walk to Centre of NZ is part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Marchfest 2021

Saturday 20th March 2021
Marchfest is a celebration of all things Craft Beer and an event for the whole ...

Tai Chi for Seniors

Monday 22nd March 2021
Tai Chi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

SpinPoi in the Park

Tuesday 23rd March 2021
SpinPoi in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 24th March 2021
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Move Good Now in the Park

Thursday 25th March 2021
Move Good Now in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Sing-Along in the Park

Friday 26th March 2021
Sing-Along in the Park as part of Age Concern's Summer Activity Series

Harakeke - NZ Flax Workshop - Weave the Kete Whiri tutored by Yvonne Hammond

Saturday 27th-Sunday 28th March 2021
From plant to product, in this workshop you will learn the skills of weaving with ...

Multicultural Festival

Sunday 28th March 2021
Celebrate Cultural Diversity. Be inspired by the kaleidoscope of delicious food and brilliant entertainment by ...

Eddyline 5k Series

Wednesday 31st March 2021
A series of 16 5km events over the summer. For walkers & runners, open to ...

Aorere Enduro EWS Nelson

Thursday 1st-Sunday 4th April 2021
As round one of the Enduro World Series this will draw the world's best mountain ...

Queen Street Quest

Saturday 17th April 2021
With challenges made for the whole family, right in the heart of Richmond! Test your ...

Kaiteriteri BIG BIKE Weekender 2021

Saturday 17th-Sunday 18th April 2021
Thel Kaiteriteri Big Bike Weekender - based at Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park. 6 Hour relay, ...

The Ten Tenors

Tuesday 20th April 2021
The Ten Tenors have announced that they are postponing their 2020 tour & have secured ...

POSTPONED - NBS Dancing for a Cause

Saturday 1st May 2021
Eight local personalities are partnered with a trained ballroom dancer. Dancing for a Cause raised ...

POSTPONED 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, ...

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 ...

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 ...