What's on in Nelson

Senior Lifestyle Interest Group

Thursday 7th February-Thursday 5th December 2019
Are you on track towards retirement?Meet 1st Thursday in each month 2019 with others to ...

Richmond Library: Tiny Tots

Tuesday 12th February-Tuesday 10th December 2019
A hands on session using songs, stories, rhymes and movement for children aged two years ...

Tea & Talk Richmond

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

Richmond Library: I Spy … Reading Challenge!

Monday 2nd September-Thursday 31st October 2019
I Spy … with my little eye … a fun reading challenge!

Mindful Parenting Workshop

Tuesday 3rd September-Tuesday 5th November 2019
Mindful Parenting Workshop gives you the space to explore your own beliefs, triggers, etc and ...

Cardio Latino Mondays Latin Fitness Nelson

Monday 30th September-Sunday 15th December 2019
Learn how to dance all this styles while you're exercising your whole body in this ...

Richmond Library: Word Feast – Limerick Competition

Tuesday 1st-Thursday 31st October 2019
Enter the Tasman District Libraries’ inaugural Limerick Competition!

Spring Yoga with Sue Ransom

Tuesday 1st October-Tuesday 12th November 2019
Open up to spring and new growth with your body, breath and mind as we ...

Richmond Library: Good Crafternoon!

Wednesday 2nd October-Wednesday 18th December 2019
Bring your craft project to Richmond Library and work on it with other crafters.

Richmond Library: Our Fruitful History - Kete Tasman

Wednesday 2nd October-Monday 2nd December 2019
Do you have an original photograph relating to fruit growing or farming in our district?

Richmond Library: Richmond Writing Group

Tuesday 15th October 2019-Tuesday 18th August 2020
Interested in writing? This is the group for you.

Free Course- Alignment Essentials at Wellness Movement

Tuesday 15th October-Tuesday 19th November 2019
Life can be better with movement, and we can all come to know our own ...

Richmond Library: Tasman Talks Titles Book Group

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

Kizomba Nelson 6-Week Introductory Course [Term 4]

Wednesday 16th October-Wednesday 20th November 2019
Kizomba is a popular social dance which originated from Africa and is very popular now ...

Richmond Library: Richmond Robotics

Monday 21st October-Monday 2nd December 2019
A fun, hands-on technology programme for kids aged 8-13 who are keen to learn about ...


Wednesday 23rd October 2019
Celebratory lunch fun to celebrate 30years of the Stoke Companions Inc 'fitness and friendship'. Past ...

Sing A Cappella Christmas

Thursday 24th October-Thursday 28th November 2019
Love to sing and harmonise with others?Looking forward to Christmas carol singing season?Sing A Cappella ...

Richmond Library: Word Feast - Book Sale!

Friday 25th October-Friday 1st November 2019
Nab a bargain at our massive book sale!

Harp Orchestra Performance

Saturday 26th October 2019
Let yourself be carried away by the heavenly sound of many harps playing in ensemble.

Ghosts and Goblins Trick or Treat

Thursday 31st October 2019
Come on down to Sundial Square in Richmond to collect your pumpkin bucket, and trick ...

Richmond Library: Introduction to Chromebooks

Thursday 31st October 2019
Learn how to use a Chromebook and its online capabilities.

Halloween Wave Rave Party

Friday 1st November 2019
With spookers, scary costumes, gruesome games and prizes Halloween Wave Rave is going to be ...

Mercado Latino - Latin Market [1st ever]

Friday 1st November 2019-Saturday 4th April 2020
Multicultural Nelson Tasman is excited to announce the First Ever Mercado Latino.

Cake and Sugar Art Exhibition

Saturday 2nd-Sunday 3rd November 2019
Cake Decorators are hosting a Cake and Sugar Art Exhibition at Club Waimea Richmond

Richmond Library: Bliss Balls For Kids!

Saturday 2nd November 2019
Come and make a healthy kids' snack for free!

Richmond Library: Christmas Gifts – Gold-dipped Mugs

Monday 4th November 2019
Make handmade Christmas gifts this year.

Meatless Monday - Paalak Paneer, Daal Fry

Monday 4th November 2019
Learn to cook a vegetarian Indian meal:Daal Fry, Paalak Paneer, Phulkaas // Curried lentils, spinach ...

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-Friday 11th December 2020
Richmond Library's book group for teens.

Richmond Library: Introduction to Photobooks

Thursday 7th-Thursday 14th November 2019
Create a photobook using Vistaprint.

Market & Truck Show 2019

Saturday 9th November 2019
Stoke School Market & Truck Show A & P Showgrounds in Lower Queen Street, Richmond, ...

Richmond Library: Reflexology for Self-Care with Liz van Beek

Saturday 9th November 2019
Learn how to use reflexology for self-care with Clinical Reflexologist Liz van Beek.

Forest & Bird evening talk by Kevin Hague about 'Good News'

Wednesday 13th November 2019
Evening talk by Kevin Hague about 'Good News'

Rotary Motorhome Show 2019

Saturday 16th-Sunday 17th November 2019
The Rotary Motorhome Show 2019 will feature exhibitions from New Zealand's leading motorhome, campervan and ...

Baby & Kids Gear Sale

Sunday 17th November 2019
Second hand & new baby and kids clothes plus other associated items.

Skateboard Coaching Sessions

Tuesday 19th-Thursday 28th November 2019
Sessions for beginners

Nelson A&P Show 2019

Saturday 23rd-Sunday 24th November 2019
Nelson's local A&P Show which began in 1893. A two day event full of fun ...

PAK'nSAVE Richmond Santa Parade

Sunday 24th November 2019
A fun-filled event for all! Come and join in the festive fun at the PAK'nSAVE ...

Richmond Library: Introduction to Ancestry

Thursday 28th November-Thursday 5th December 2019
Want to start on your family history research journey?

Tasman District Summer Concert

Wednesday 4th December 2019
Nelson Male Voice Choir's penultimate concert in 2019, with music from well-known shows and well-loved ...

One Act Plays

Friday 6th-Saturday 7th December 2019
An evening of three short plays. Audience bring their own picnic - food, drink, cutlery, ...

Summer Movies Al Fresco

Thursday 12th December 2019-Sunday 26th January 2020
The Summer Movies season start in December, with Christmas screenings including one after the Lantern ...

Richmond Library: Introduction to Online Research

Thursday 12th December 2019
DigitalNZ aims to make New Zealand digital content more useful and easier to discover.

Carols by Candlelight at Washbourn Gardens

Sunday 22nd December 2019
The serene Washbourn Gardens hosts Richmond's Carols by Candlelight - an evening of Christmas song ...

Richmond Market Day

Monday 30th December 2019
Shopping, fun, and entertainment for all the family at the biggest market in the top ...

Higgins Park Community Craft Fair

Thursday 2nd January 2020

Washbourn Gardens Twilight Concert

Thursday 2nd January 2020
The wildly popular twilight concert is back in Richmond! Gather your family and friends and ...

Golf Croquet World Team Championship

Monday 6th-Sunday 12th January 2020
Golf Croquet World Team Championship at Nelson- Hinemoa Croquet Club in Nelson

Nelson Summer Shakespeare - Romeo & Juliet

Thursday 16th January-Saturday 1st February 2020
ROMEO & JULIETNelson Summer Shakespeare returns with the greatest love story. Professional performances at outdoor ...

Wakefield Roaster 10k & 5k

Saturday 18th January 2020
Fun Run & Walk event around Wakefield

Youth Physical Theatre Weekend

Saturday 25th-Sunday 26th January 2020
Two day-long workshops aimed at 12-17yr olds keen on exploring the physical side of Drama.Building ...

Tasman Asian Night Food Fair

Saturday 8th February 2020
Celebrating cultural diversity with Asian food and entertainment – a wonderful opportunity to learn about ...

Nelson Wine & Food Festival 2020

Sunday 16th February 2020
The Nelson Wine & Food Festival celebrates a showcase of Nelson wines, craft beers, ciders ...

Spin Poi in the Park

Thursday 20th February 2020
Come along to have a go at Spin Poi in the park. Guided by Age ...

Swap Meet - Bazaar, Vintage Car Club

Saturday 22nd February 2020
SWAP MEET - BAZAAR; Nelson Vintage Car Clubs big event, Buy, Sell everything - Cars ...

The Sprig & Fern Trolley Derby

Saturday 22nd February 2020
The iconic Trolley Derby has moved to the majestic Queen st on Saturday February 22nd

Sing-a-long in the Park

Thursday 27th February 2020
Come along for a fun sing-a-long for older people with the 'Sing Yourself Well Group'. ...

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'. ...

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, ...

Beacon Hill Country Market

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

Wakefield Apple Fair

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

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 ...