Nelson Arts Festival Ngā Toi Huatau programme

Events & Festivals
18/09/2020 11:15am

The continuation of COVID-19 Alert Level 2 has led to some Nelson Arts Festival event cancellations,...

Wall of remembrance Media Release

Wall of Remembrance reprinted

Events & Festivals
18/09/2020 10:30am

Years of research has resulted in a further 1200 names added to the World War I...

Nelson celebrates Te Wiki o te Reo Māori - Māori Language Week

Events & Festivals
18/09/2020 10:26am

Te Wiki o te Reo Māori - Māori Language Week runs from 14-20 September and to...

Memorial Service to celebrate Kerry Marshall

Events & Festivals
27/07/2020 12:05pm

Join us for the Memorial Service to celebrate the life of Mayor Kerry Marshall.

Matariki Festival delights

Events & Festivals
21/07/2020 3:42pm

This year’s Matariki Festival opened with a livestreamed karakia from Harvey Ruru and mihi from Shane...

SHP 8057 Media Release

Rekindle your winter with Ngā Toi Huatau – The Seasonal Arts

Events & Festivals
16/07/2020 12:06pm

Arts and events are returning to centre stage in Nelson this winter with a wide variety...

Matariki Festival 2020

Events & Festivals
24/06/2020 10:55am

Lights, song and a spectacular fireworks display will spark joy at Nelson’s Matariki Festival this year...

Matariki Festival Nelson 2020

Events & Festivals
10/06/2020 2:44am

​The star cluster Matariki appears in our skies in the month of Pipiri (June) marking the...

Nelson's Founders Book Fair set for next chapter

Events & Festivals
05/06/2020 10:27am

Plans are underway for the next annual Founders Book Fair, due to take place in...

Nelson Virtual Heritage Festival – Five videos to watch

Events & Festivals
20/05/2020 3:57am

The Nelson Heritage Festival has been given a 21st-century twist because of the COVID-19 situation, meaning...

Grants available for Nelson Virtual Heritage Festival works

Events & Festivals
29/04/2020 1:45pm

Nelson City Council has introduced $500 grants to help our creative community transform their heritage festival...

An ANZAC Day Message from Nelson Mayor Rachel Reese

Events & Festivals
24/04/2020 1:08am

As we head into the last days of Alert Level Four, I’d like to thank Nelsonians...