May 3 2019 to August 4, 2019 Nelson Provincial Museum. See the world through a new lens. This visually stunning exhibition features the best wildlife photography from around the globe in many facets. Not to be missed!Read more
Suter Art Gallery, Nelson. June 8 2019 – October 13 2019 Taken from The Suter Collection these artworks explore the history, experience and spirit of navigation and the journeys that have brought us here.Read more
Wed 17 July 2019 – Sat 20 July 2019 LION KING JR is in the Theatre royal these holidays real size elephant and giraffe amazing costumes so many involved it is a must to see.Read more
14th – 28th June 2019 It is our great pleasure to present the fourth edition of the Cinema Italiano FestivalRead more
31st May – 3rd June 2019, Nelson New Zealand’s premiere Irish music event, Ceol Aneas (ke-ol an-ass) is one of Australasia’s major Irish music gatherings, attracting, musicians and traditional Irish music lovers from around New Zealand and overseas.Read more
Nelson, New Zealand
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Nelson Accommodation meets all requirements and budgets from the independent traveller to the more luxury traveller.
What’s Happening in Nelson
The Nelson events calendar has a year round focus from the Summer Festival to the Arts Festival in September. Bars and Clubs provide ample and varied evening entertainment. Live music is often a feature, from informal jazz evenings to classical music concerts at The Nelson School of Music.
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Summer in Nelson
Think sunshine, beaches, seafood, chilled white wine and the Jazz festival. Collingwood street trolley derby is a favourite with young and old.
Winter in Nelson
The Nelson Experience
Interesting and art filled, there are plenty of reasons for the sun to shine in Nelson.
Enjoy the beautiful environment while you get involved with the creative local culture available in small boutique galleries to large open well established galleries, such as the Suter. There are a range of short term workshops available for visitors.
Nelson’s Saturday Outdoor Market is an experience not to be missed to stop for food, jewellery and crafts.
Nelson has a thriving multi cultural cafe culture throughout. Many double up as galleries to display unique local art, there is a thriving Nelson wine industry and a number of boutique breweries, some offering tours and tasting!
Nelson visitors are also known to take advantage of the growing natural health, alternative medicines, and holistic well-being courses and treatments available in the area.