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 ...

Isel Twilight Market

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

The Tiny Room for Children at Isel House

Tuesday 8th December 2020-Friday 30th April 2021
Journey into the magical world of fairies, pixies and childhood, with vintage and old world ...

A Traditional Christmas at Broadgreen House

Thursday 10th December 2020-Sunday 31st January 2021
Visit Broadgreen Historic House to experience the traditions of a 19th century family Christmas. Ride ...

Founders Summer Reads Book Fair

Saturday 12th December 2020-Sunday 17th January 2021
Looking for some holiday reading or a Christmas present? Then head down to Summer Reads ...

Peace in the Park

Sunday 13th December 2020-Sunday 11th April 2021
Join us for a second year of gentle quietude and play in the midst of ...

Richmond Library: Summer Readers

Monday 14th December 2020-Friday 29th January 2021
A sweet summer reading challenge for tweens.

Motueka Library: Summer Readers

Monday 14th December 2020-Friday 29th January 2021
A sweet summer reading challenge for tweens.

Motueka Library: Colouring Competition

Monday 14th December 2020-Friday 29th January 2021
Reading takes you everywhere!

Richmond Library: Colouring Competition

Monday 14th December 2020-Friday 29th January 2021
Reading takes you everywhere!

Richmond Library: Te Ika a Māui Scavenger Hunt

Monday 14th December 2020-Friday 29th January 2021
Discover Te Ika a Māui - our beautiful North Island.

Motueka Library: Te Ika a Māui Scavenger Hunt

Monday 14th December 2020-Friday 29th January 2021
Discover Te Ika a Māui - our beautiful North Island.

Motueka Library: Book Spine Poetry Competition

Monday 14th December 2020-Sunday 14th February 2021
Poetry fun for everyone.

Richmond Library: Book Spine Poetry Competition

Monday 14th December 2020-Sunday 14th February 2021
Poetry fun for everyone.

Motueka Library: Summer Road Trip Reading Adventure

Monday 14th December 2020-Friday 29th January 2021
A road trip reading adventure for young people aged 5-11 years.

Richmond Library: Summer Road Trip Reading Adventure

Monday 14th December 2020-Friday 29th January 2021
A road trip reading adventure is for young people aged 5-11 years.

Patternicity

Tuesday 15th December 2020-Saturday 16th January 2021
The first solo exhibition by contemporary Maori painter Gordon Kaire D’Ath.

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 ...

Motueka Surfski Thursday Races

Thursday 17th December 2020-Thursday 11th February 2021
Thursday Surfski Races from Motueka Port.

Richmond Library: Good Crafternoon

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

Merlyn Barrer - An exhibition of modern Origami

Thursday 24th December 2020-Wednesday 10th February 2021
An exhibition of exquisite modern Origami by Merlyn Barrer. On show as a pop - ...

International Jampot NZ 2020

Saturday 2nd January-Wednesday 3rd February 2021
An event for motorbike lover, with the screening of the NZ International Jampot documentary on ...

Mapua Art Exhibition

Sunday 3rd-Sunday 17th January 2021
Local Mapua and Tasman artists exhibit their artworks from 2020. An eclectic collection of excellent ...

Motueka Library: Sizzling Summer Surprise Reads

Tuesday 5th-Saturday 30th January 2021
Find your slice of Summer sun with one of these scorchers.

Motueka Library: Book Art Competition

Tuesday 5th-Friday 29th January 2021
Make a work of art out of an old library book.

Motueka Library: Summer Book Sale

Tuesday 5th-Friday 22nd January 2021
Nab a literary bargain.

Motueka Library: Feather Decorating

Tuesday 5th-Monday 25th January 2021
Decorate a feather for our special community korowai.

Richmond Library: Feather Decorating

Tuesday 5th-Monday 25th January 2021
Decorate a feather for our special community korowai.

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.

Jazz on the Village Green

Sunday 10th January-Sunday 4th April 2021
Relax on the Village Green and enjoy summer jazz.

Motueka Library: Look for a Book

Monday 11th-Saturday 23rd January 2021
Fun for the whole family.

Motueka Library: Garden Gurus

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

Motueka Library: Sizzling Summer Art

Tuesday 12th-Tuesday 26th January 2021
Drop in to our all-ages Sizzling Summer Art Makerspaces at Motueka Library.

William Shakespeare’s: The Comedy of Errors

Wednesday 13th-Wednesday 20th January 2021
Shakespeare’s hilarious farce. Shipwrecks and twins, bungling servants, and plenty of comedy served up in ...

Nick Rado's Comedy Special - Live Taping

Thursday 14th-Friday 15th January 2021
US Record Label is producing New Zealand's premier clean stand-up comic Nick Rado's debut stand-up ...

Motueka Library: Babbling Books Book Group

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

Tahuna Summer Sounds

Friday 15th January-Friday 12th February 2021
Tahuna Summer Sounds returns this summer, still over two Friday evenings but set one month ...

Summer Movies al Fresco: Whale Rider

Friday 15th January 2021
A twelve-year-old Māori girl’s ambition is to become the chief of the tribe while her ...

Summer Celebration Retro & Vintage Market

Saturday 16th January 2021
Retro and vintage china, clothing, homewares, collectables, books, fabrics, haberdashery, records and more

Summer Movies al Fresco: The Railway Children

Saturday 16th January 2021
A charming and heartwarming adaptation, based on the classic novel of children and steam trains ...

PUPPET SHOW AT THE SHOPFRONT THEATRE MOMOTARO-THE PEACH BOY-

Saturday 16th January 2021
Pop-Up Little Japan presents Puppet Show `ONE STORY, TWO LANGUAGES`!

Wine and cheese at The Boathouse

Saturday 16th January 2021
Wine and cheese with Little River Estate & Thorvald cheeses and Kahurangi wine.

Soul Funk Collective

Saturday 16th January 2021
Soul Funk Collective DJ's are back for some summer grooves

Tahunanui Summer Games and Story Time

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

Summer Movies al Fresco: The Railway Children

Sunday 17th January 2021
A charming and heartwarming adaptation, based on the classic novel of children and steam trains ...

Jazz on the Village Green - Sally and the Splankies

Sunday 17th January 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

On the Other Hand

Monday 18th January-Saturday 13th February 2021
On The Other Hand is an exploration by artist Vicki Smith of the projects she ...

Motueka Library: Book Cafe

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

‘The Nature of our Nature’ Mikaela Marshall

Monday 18th January-Saturday 13th February 2021
An exhibition of works from contemporary artist Mikaela Marshall that examines our collectivity, our autonomy ...

Treasure Hunt at Broadgreen House and Gardens

Monday 18th-Wednesday 20th January 2021
Use the clues, hidden in the garden around Broadgreen House, to find the letters to ...

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!

Hatha Yoga with Sue Ransom

Tuesday 19th January-Tuesday 23rd February 2021
Give yourself some tender loving care. Strengthen, stretch, breathe, relax...a little weekly maintenance for your ...

Art in the Park at Victory Square - Free Community Event

Tuesday 19th January 2021
Nelson Parks Programme is back for Summer 2021! Come and join in our free fun ...

***NEW DATE TO BE ADVISED - DUE TO MEMORIAL HALL DAMAGE ***Inspire Modern Jive – Motueka first free class 2021

Tuesday 19th January 2021
***NEW DATE TO BE ADVISED - DUE TO MEMORIAL HALL DAMAGE ***Join us for our ...

Coffee & Connections

Tuesday 19th January 2021
An opportunity to meet other newcomers, ask any questions about getting settled in Nelson.

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 ...

Motueka Library: Beyond The Book

Wednesday 20th January 2021
Book chat, new books, snacks and craft for 9 – 12-year olds.

Art in the Park at Washbourn Gardens - Free Community Event

Thursday 21st January 2021
Nelson Parks Programme is back for Summer 2021! Come and join in our free fun ...

Summer Movies al Fresco: The Railway Children

Thursday 21st January 2021
A charming and heartwarming adaptation, based on the classic novel of children and steam trains ...

Richmond Library: Storytime In The Park

Thursday 21st January 2021
Fabulous stories, songs and rhymes in Washbourn Gardens.

6 Week Beginners Yoga Course

Thursday 21st January-Thursday 25th February 2021
This is a great foundational yoga course that will set you up comfortably in your ...

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, ...

Make a Peg Monster - Textile Kids Holiday Fun

Thursday 21st January 2021
Get crafty and make your own Peg monster. A Textile Kids programme, our popular children’s ...

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 ...

Amazing Race at Centre of NZ- Free Community Event

Friday 22nd January 2021
Nelson Parks Programme is back for Summer 2021! Come and join in our free fun ...

Summer Movies al Fresco: The Love Bug (Herbie)

Friday 22nd January 2021
A fun and goofy classic movie starring Herbie, a VW Beetle with a mind of ...

Motueka Library: Friendly Chess Tournament

Friday 22nd January 2021
Join in our fun friendly Chess Tournament for all ages.

Richter City Rebels

Friday 22nd January 2021
Aotearoa’s first and finest New Orleans-style brass band. Made up of top calibre Wellington musicians, ...

Female Folk Rock Tribute Show - performed by Melissa Cox

Friday 22nd January 2021
Enjoy an evening of '90s female folk rock greatest hits by Sarah McLachlan, Alanis Morissette, ...

Melissa Cox

Friday 22nd January 2021
Melissa CoxFriday 22nd Jan8pm-late Koha entry

Waxing Moon Dance Meditation & Cacao Ceremony

Saturday 23rd January 2021
Come fill your cup with love with this very special event as the energy rises ...

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 ...

Summer Movies al Fresco: Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Saturday 23rd January 2021
Julian Dennison and Sam Neill star in rapidly became a New Zealand classic from Taika ...

NCMA’s Classical Guitar Festival: Closing Concert

Saturday 23rd January 2021
Featuring guitar ensembles and orchestra, under the leadership of Owen Moriarty, Dominique Blatti and Miles ...

PUPPET SHOW AT THE SHOPFRONT THEATRE MOMOTARO-THE PEACH BOY-

Saturday 23rd January 2021
Pop-Up Little Japan presents Puppet Show `ONE STORY, TWO LANGUAGES`!

Local Legends III: Tillerman, Lemongrass & Soul Kitchen

Saturday 23rd January 2021
Local Legends: Tillerman, Lemongrass & Soul Kitchen

Down 'n' Out Speakeasy

Saturday 23rd January 2021
SHHH!The hottest speakeasy cabaret in Nelson is back for 2021!With a whole new line up ...

Pipes in the Park 2021

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

Jazz on the Village Green - Django Schmango

Sunday 24th January 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

Family Fun Picnic at Victory Square - Free Community Event

Monday 25th January 2021
Nelson Parks Programme is back for Summer 2021! Come and join in our free fun ...

Motueka Library: Building Bricks Club

Monday 25th January-Monday 29th November 2021
Make amazing building bricks creations with local experts.

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 ...

Treasure Hunt at Queens Gardens - Free Community Event

Wednesday 27th January 2021
Nelson Parks Programme is back for Summer 2021! Come and join in our free fun ...

Motueka Library: Book Folding Workshop

Wednesday 27th January 2021
Discover the art of book folding.

Motueka Library: Jess Fiebig - An Honest Poem

Wednesday 27th January 2021
Jess Fiebig, a nationally recognised poet from Christchurch, talks about her debut book My Honest ...

Raising Teenage Girls

Wednesday 27th January 2021
Learn the essentials for successfully navigating the roller coaster ride that is raising teenage girls.

Summer Seashells Plaster Tiles - Textile Kids Holiday Fun

Wednesday 27th January 2021
Make a summer seashells plaster tile. A Textile Kids programme, our popular children’s workshops teaching ...

Amazing Race Washbourn Gardens - Free Community Event

Thursday 28th January 2021
Nelson Parks Programme is back for Summer 2021! Come and join in our free fun ...

Richmond Library: Job Fair

Thursday 28th January 2021
Looking for work? We can help.

Oscar LaDell & Hoot with Jo Little and The Acousticats

Friday 29th January 2021
Oscar LaDell & Hoot bring their summer tour to The Boathouse - Supported by Jo ...

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 ...

Art in the Park at Isel Park - Free Community Event

Friday 29th January 2021
Nelson Parks Programme is back for Summer 2021! Come and join in our free fun ...

Motueka Library: Summer Road Trip Finale Party

Friday 29th January 2021
Celebrate the end of our Summer Reading Road trip with cake and games.

Hoot @ The Boathouse

Friday 29th January 2021
Friday 29th JanHootTime 8PM- LateTickets: $20

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 ...

LIVE IN THE CITY - SALMONELLA DUB

Saturday 30th January 2021
Elsewhere NZ is proud to present LIVE IN THE CITY mini music festival featuring some ...

Sarau Festival

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

Jazz on the Village Green - Dixie Swing

Sunday 31st January 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

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 ...

Klezmer Rebs

Wednesday 3rd February 2021
8 piece Wellington band formed that plays (mostly) klezmer music,

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 ...

Rubita- The Tasman tour

Friday 5th February 2021
Rubita Friday 5th February8pm-late$10 entry

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 ...

Summer Movies al Fresco: Moana

Friday 5th February 2021
When her island becomes endangered by a life-killing darkness, Moana is chosen to journey across ...

Backroom Comedy Feb 2021

Friday 5th February 2021
Get in from the scorching February sun for a spot of local comedy!

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, ...

Summer Movies al Fresco - What Really Happened: Waitangi

Saturday 6th February 2021
One screening only, on Waitangi Day.

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, ...

Jazz on the Village Green - Kool Tones

Sunday 7th February 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

Eddyline 5k Series

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

Go By bike Day

Wednesday 10th February 2021
Go By Bike Day Wednesday 10 February 2021, 7.30 - 9.30am. 1903 Square (opposite cathedral ...

Motueka Library: Tiny Tots

Friday 12th February-Friday 3rd December 2021
Join us for Tiny Tots at Motueka Library.

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

Asta Rangu & Males Split Single Release Tour // Nelson

Friday 12th February 2021
Dunedin indie rock bands Asta Rangu and Males are teaming up for a five date ...

Catherine Tunks & her Bona Fide Band live at The Boathouse

Friday 12th February 2021
“A genre defying diva of blues & country rock infused soul - don't miss this ...

Tasman Asian Night Food Fair 2021

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

GOOD PEOPLES 2021

Saturday 13th February 2021
TIKI TAANETHE UPBEATSP DIGSSS (Shapeshifter) (DJ/MC Set)RABBIT HOLEDISTORTIONESTELLA2pm-10pm Saturday 13th February 2021

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.

Jazz on the Village Green - Nelson Jazz Club Big Band

Sunday 14th February 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

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 ...

Pulmonary Rehab Course

Tuesday 16th February-Friday 2nd April 2021
Community based six-week course for people with COPD/asthma.

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

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.

Edible Walk

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

The Aotearoa New Zealand Juggling and Circus Festival Gala

Friday 19th February 2021
Come join the country’s greatest jugglers, acrobats and circus artists in the New Zealand Juggling ...

Swap Meet - Bazaar, Vintage Car Club

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

Explore Looms, Colour and Fibre Workshop tutor Karuna Peralta

Saturday 20th February 2021
Exploring looms, colour & fibre (and weave a fabric sampler), one day workshop, tutored by ...

Adam Summer School Finale Concert 1

Sunday 21st February 2021
The Adam Summer School returns to Nelson in February, showcasing rising young stars of string ...

Adam Summer School Finale Concert 2

Sunday 21st February 2021
The Adam Summer School returns to Nelson in February, showcasing rising young stars of string ...

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

Gangshow

Thursday 25th-Saturday 27th February 2021
It’s more than just a show, it’s the Nelson Scouts Gangshow! Our fun filled family ...

Changing Threads Contemporary Textile Fibre Art Awards

Friday 26th February-Saturday 20th March 2021
Changing Threads Contemporary Fibre Art Awards, a national exhibition organised by Arts Council Nelson and ...

The Moutere Hop

Friday 26th-Saturday 27th February 2021
2 day eventFriday cruise and drive in movieSaturday show then live bands in evening

Motueka Kai Fest

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

Avid Opera

Sunday 28th February 2021
Beautiful art songs and arias from well-known opera

Jazz on the Village Green - Out on Bail

Sunday 28th February 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

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 ...

Heath Franklin’s Chopper – The Silencer

Wednesday 3rd March 2021
As seen on 7 Days, ‘The Silencer’ will not be silenced! Covid Safe and harder ...

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

Royal New Zealand Ballet - Tutus on Tour

Friday 5th-Saturday 6th March 2021
A fantastic opportunity to see your critically-acclaimed national ballet company performing favourite works from their ...

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 ...

Pretty Smart Sale

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

Jazz on the Village Green - Free Wheelin

Sunday 7th March 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

Tai Chi for Seniors

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

Crowded House

Tuesday 9th 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 ...

An Evening with Marlon Williams [SOLD OUT]

Thursday 11th-Friday 12th March 2021
A full solo performance unearthing early material, beloved album songs and an introduction to some ...

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

Urban Jungle Festival - Nelson

Saturday 13th March 2021
Nelson-based Thrive Promotions alongside the nationwide music promoter, Sub180, bring the newest major event to ...

Small Loom Weaving Workshop

Saturday 13th March 2021
Learn to weave small pieces using two different handheld frame looms. At the end of ...

The Soldier’s Tale

Saturday 13th March 2021
Written “to be read, played and danced”, The Soldier’s Tale tells the story of a ...

Mini Hoop Embroidery Workshops

Saturday 13th March 2021
Stitch two different mini embroideries that can be worn as a necklace or a brooch, ...

Down 'n' Out Speakeasy

Saturday 13th March 2021
SHHH!The hottest speakeasy cabaret in Nelson is back for 2021!With a whole new line up ...

Healthy Natural Life Expo - Nelson

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

Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

Sunday 14th March 2021
Want to have heaps of fun with your friends and get a Champions Medal in ...

Jazz on the Village Green - Gerry and the Atrix

Sunday 14th March 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

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

200hr Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training

Friday 19th March-Wednesday 7th April 2021
This is a full time training for 3 weeks. It is Yoga Alliance Certified with ...

Opening Preview - SIMON HUNTER - Solo Exhibition

Friday 19th March 2021
YOU'RE INVITED to the Opening Preview of SIMON HUNTER'S solo exhibition @ ATELIER Studio|Gallery 19 ...

Marchfest 2021

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

Sport Tasman Muddy Buddy Adventure Run

Sunday 21st March 2021
Sport Tasman Muddy Buddy Adventure Fun Run.Join us at Tasman School for a day of ...

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 ...

Jazz on the Village Green - Swing Collective

Sunday 28th March 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

Eddyline 5k Series

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

Mapua Easter Fair

Sunday 4th April 2021
Over 220 stallholders, made up of arts, crafts, garden, fairground and miscellaneous stalls, a school ...

Jazz on the Village Green - Moonlighters

Sunday 4th April 2021
Live jazz brought to Founders by Nelson Jazz Club.

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 ...

Code-Switch

Friday 7th May 2021
“Code-Switch” combines film, dance and live theatre and explores what happens to young people when ...

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 ...

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 ...

Hotel California The Eagles Experience

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

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 ...

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 ...