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Nelson City Council cancels events to slow COVID-19 spread

Events & Festivals
20/03/2020 8:33am

​Nelson City Council is cancelling Council-organised events and reviewing Council-owned facilities to minimise the risk COVID-19...

Second Hand Sunday returns in 2020

Events & Festivals
24/02/2020 12:46pm

Second Hand Sunday is back!

Kai fest Media Release

Kai Festival – a day to celebrate together

Events & Festivals
04/02/2020 2:10pm

A little bit of this and a little bit of that – the annual international Kai...

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Opera in the Park a magical twilight concert

Events & Festivals
24/01/2020 5:13pm

Nelson’s Opera in the Park is again offering an unmissable chance for a night under the...

Nelson Buskers Festival set to amaze

Events & Festivals
22/01/2020 11:16am

Street buskers from Canada, Hungary, Mexico, USA and Hawaii are coming to amaze and entrance with...

Hello 2020! Summer Events continue into New Year

Events & Festivals
16/12/2019 2:05am

Nelson’s central city New Year’s Eve Countdown is a great place to celebrate your way into...

Popular national festival returning in the New Year

Events & Festivals
12/12/2019 10:28am

Following the huge success of the inaugural Bay Dreams South music festival in early January this...

Outdoor movies and lantern delight

Events & Festivals
10/12/2019 12:20pm

The Al Fresco Summer Movies programme kicks off this Friday and runs through to 25...

Santa Parade 1 Media Release

Something for everyone at the 2019 Nelson Santa Parade

Events & Festivals
29/11/2019 1:29am

Kapa Haka performances, live music, dancing groups and of course a visit from the big white-bearded...

New Years Eve Countdown Tim Cuff 2 Media Release

Summer brings so many things

Events & Festivals
22/11/2019 12:41pm

More shows, a different New Year’s Eve format and Opera in the Park being back in...

Christmas Lunch Media Release

NMIT staff sharpen their skills for Nelson's Christmas Celebration

Events & Festivals
18/11/2019 2:29am

A team of dedicated Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology staff has volunteered to spend the first...

Appo Hocton Way sign recognises New Zealand’s first Chinese immigrant

Events & Festivals
11/11/2019 2:22am

Washington Valley resident Alvin Schroder is given a daily reminder of his great-grandfather, New Zealand’s first...