Volleyball New Zealand

The SISS Junior Volleyball Cup is being held in Nelson at the Saxton Stadium on the 22nd-224th of November.

Christmas Tree

Exhibition of Christmas Trees and Lunchtime Concerts by members of the Nelson Community in the beautiful heritage building – Nelson Cathedral

Lunchtime concerts are weekdays from 5-21 December at 1pm -1.30pm

Opening Switch-on service Friday 25 November 6pm

Late night opening 9, 16, 23 and 30 December

Closing Switch-off service Sunday, 15 January 10.00am

Lions Summer Fair

Join us on Sunday 1st January 2023 for a fun filled day of entertainment including many different stalls, food and drink.

A great time for everyone including families.

Come and join us at the Tahunanui playing fields down near the beach.

Bay Dreams

Festival favourite ‘Bay Dreams’ is back with a fresh look and a new purpose. Returning to summer hotspot Nelson, Bay Dreams 2023 will feature a diverse lineup of long-awaited international and local talent. Set to be one of the highlight festivals of the summer, Bay Dreams is a must-do for all music lovers. Bay Dreams 2023 will be held at Trafalgar Park in Nelson on the 5th of January.

beach break

The mighty Shapeshifter launches a brand-new summer festival series with a new must do 1 day festival for the South Island holiday makers and Nelson locals this coming February 5th, Waitangi Weekend 2023.

This will be the band’s exclusive South Island show this summer, supported by roots and rock fusion legends Kora and My Baby, as well as the next generation of Aotearoa reggae royalty: Masaya and Muroki.

Its On

If it’s on, it’s on It’s On is the official event calendar for the Nelson Tasman region and the place to look for any and all upcoming events in the area.