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Ngā Toi Huatau Programme

 

ONLINE EXHIBITION. Everything Was Noise And Movement

Nelson Provincial Museum
15 June 2020 - 17 June 2021, only available online
Nelson Provincial Museum, 270 Trafalgar St, Nelson 7010
FREE for Nelson - Tasman ratepayers and residents, $ for all other visitors, Ticket Info

The 91st anniversary of Murchison’s tragic 1929 Earthquake is remembered through the Nelson Provincial Museum’s online exhibition, presented in collaboration with Tasman’s Murchison Museum. Until 17 June 2021.


Rugby: 150 Years On

Nelson Provincial Museum
11 July 2020 - 18 June 2021, 10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 10am-4.30pm Sat, Sun & public holidays (Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day)
Nelson Provincial Museum, 270 Trafalgar St, Nelson 7010
FREE for Nelson - Tasman ratepayers and residents, $ for all other visitors, Ticket Info

A lot has changed over the past 150 years since Nelson Rugby Football Club took the field against Nelson College on 14 May 1870. Find out more through our Museum and online exhibition. Until 18 June 2021.


radio aktiv or the shirt I cannot bear to wear

18a Project Space
14 July - 29 August 2020, 11am-4pm Tue-Fri, 11am-2pm Sat
18a Project Space, 18a Vanguard Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

An artist and a pending proposal. Until 29 August.


Painting Encounters and Revelations

ATELIER Studio Gallery
25 July - 22 August 2020, 10am-5pm Tue-Fri, 10am-1pm Sat
ATELIER Studio Gallery, 329 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Exhibition by Amanda Watson. Floor talk at 11am on Sat 25 July. Exhibition until 22 August.


Tangled Up in Blue, Black, White and Grey

Craig Potton Gallery + Store
28 July - September 2020, 10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 10am-2pm Sat
Craig Potton Gallery + Store, 255 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Works by Craig Potton, Euan Macleod, Tony Lane and Denys Watkins. Until September.


Poetry: Framed

Nelson Public Libraries
Throughout August 2020
Windows of State Advances Building, Achilles Avenue, Nelson 7010
FREE

NZ poet Hera Lindsay Bird is the featured NZ artist for 2020. Read her work in the windows of the State Advances Building (Achilles Avenue) for the duration of August.


Shodo, The way of the Brush Yuyu Calligraphy School

Refinery ArtSpace
3 - 22 August 2020, 10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-2pm Sat
Refinery ArtSpace, 114 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

15th Anniversary Exhibition with Grandmaster Calligrapher Akiko Crowther and selected students from her Nelson and Wellington Calligraphy schools. Until 22 August.


Island Light - Sue Scobie

Refinery ArtSpace
3 - 22 August 2020, 10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-2pm Sat
Refinery ArtSpace, 114 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

New ceramics inspired by Scobie's residency at the Baer Institute in Iceland. Until 22 August.


Next Big Thing, 2020

Viewfinder
3 August - 3 October 2020, 24 hrs
Viewfinder Window, Upper Trafalgar Street, next to Burger Culture.
FREE

Sculptural/installation by master builder and sculptor, Lee Woodman. Until 3 October. 


The Bicycle & The Butcher's Daughter - SEASON SUSPENDED

Make/Shift Spaces
Wednesday, 5 August 2020, 2pm
Thursday, 6 August 2020, 2pm
Friday, 7 August 2020, 6pm
Saturday, 8 August 2020, 6pm
Sunday, 9 August 2020, 4pm
Thursday, 13 August 2020, 2pm
Friday, 14 August 2020, 6pm
Saturday, 15 August 2020, 6pm
Sunday, 16 August 2020, 4pm
Wednesday, 19 August 2020, 6pm
Thursday, 20 August 2020, 2pm
Friday, 21 August 2020, 6pm
Saturday, 22 August 2020, 2pm & 6pm
Thursday, 27 August 2020, 2pm
Friday, 28 August 2020, 6pm
Saturday, 29 August 2020, 2pm & 6pm
Sunday, 30 August 2020, 4pm
Shopfront Theatre, 105 Collingwood St, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

A heartwarming and funny new play about family and food, with Helen Moulder playing all five characters.
WITH COVID-19 LEVEL 2 IN PLACE, ALL PERFORMANCES OF 'THE BICYCLE & THE BUTCHER'S DAUGHTER' HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED, UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.


Hearing Spaces

Quiet Dog Gallery
6 - 29 August 2020, 9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 9am-1pm Sat
Quiet Dog Gallery, 33 Wakatu Lane, Nelson 7010
FREE

Exhibition by Louise Marmont. Until 29 August.


Hubble Bubble

Red Art Gallery
7 - 29 August 2020, 8.30am-4.30pm Mon-Fri, 8.30-2.30 Sat
RED Art Gallery, 1, Haven Rd, Nelson. 7010
FREE

Paintings and sculptures by Lloyd Harwood. Opening Friday 7 August, 5.30pm-7pm. Exhibition until 29 August.


Five Artists Four Walls

Nelson Suter Art Society
10 - 30 August 2020, 9.30am-4.30pm Mon-Sun
Suter Art Gallery Te Aratoi o Whakatu, 208 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Nelson Suter Art Society - New Members' Exhibition. Paul Deacon, Debra Cole, Karen Joost, Jonathon Truslove and Anna Pickersgill Brown. Until 30 August.


This is Me...

Wall to Wall Art Gallery
12 August - 8 September 2020, 10am-4pm Mon-Sat, 11am-2pm Sun
Wall to Wall Art Gallery, 112 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Exhibition by Helena Morris. A collection of artworks giving insight into this artist's thoughts and feelings expressed through her art. Until 8 September.


Lunchtime Concert: Mosaic Choir - World Music

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 20 August 2020, 1pm-1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info
On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music.


National Poetry Day - Open Mic

Nelson Public Libraries
Friday, 21 August 2020, 12 noon
Elma Turner Library, 27 Halifax Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

The popular open mic returns. Come along and share your poems in this friendly lunchtime session, or just have a listen to the local talent. Register on arrival if you wish to speak.  


Elma Turner Poetry Fridge

Nelson Public Libraries
21 - 23 August 2020
Elma Turner Library, 27 Halifax Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Where better to affix your lyrical works than the fridge?! Add your short poem to our very own fridge door and be in the draw to win!


The Bay Landscapes Nelson Fringe Virtual Festival 2020

Nelson Fringe Festival
21 - 25 August 2020
ONLINE - details coming soon.
$, Ticket Info

The Nelson Fringe Festival is going ahead - online. An edgy programme of shows from all over New Zealand bursts into being for five glorious days, in the comfort of your own home! Check the Fringe website or Facebook page for updates. 


Poetry with David Karena-Holmes

Nelson Public Libraries
Sunday, 23 August 2020, 2pm-3pm
Elma Turner Library, 27 Halifax Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Join David as he discusses the relevance of poetry in our post-COVID world.


The Creatives - Kathy Pantling

Refinery ArtSpace
24 August - 12 September 2020, 10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-2pm Sat
Refinery ArtSpace, 114 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Photographic exhibition of elder creatives in their working spaces. Until 12 September.


Children of the Poor

Piece of Work Productions & Refinery ArtSpace
24 August - 12 September 2020, times TBA
Refinery ArtSpace, 114 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010

Theatrical performance and workshops of Mervyn Thompson's play in the style of Brecht's Epic Theatre.


The Pink Hammer

Nelson Repertory Theatre
Wednesday, 26 August 2020, 7.30pm
Thursday, 27 August 2020, 7.30pm
Friday, 28 August 2020, 7.30pm
Saturday, 29 August 2020, 7.30pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

An hilarious and heart-warming Kiwi comedy that finds five unhappy people in a shed full of tools. What could possibly go wrong? “A damn good play. Very funny.” Roger Hall


Lunchtime Concert: Yid Ee Goh Quintet - Beethoven and Schumann

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 27 August 2020, 1pm-1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music. 


Poems on Trafalgar

Nelson Public Libraries
Saturday, 29 August 2020, 11am
Upper Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Join our team of readers and musicians as we celebrate the art of poetry and read ‘The Rime of the Ancient Mariner’ for you LIVE in the Trafalgar Street Mall.


NOWNESS

ATELIER Studio Gallery
29 August - 26 September 2020, 10am-5pm Tue-Fri, 10am-1pm Sat
ATELIER Studio Gallery, 329 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Exhibition by Emma Marie. Preview on Friday 28 August, 5.30pm. Exhibition on until 26 September.


Nelson Suter Art Society Exhibition

Nelson Suter Art Society
31 August - 20 September 2020, 9.30am-4.30pm Mon-Sun
Suter Art Gallery Te Aratoi o Whakat?, 208 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Dorothy Meharry and Francie Heathfield. Until 20 September.


minions

18a Project Space
2 September - 31 October 2020, 11am-4pm Tue-Fri, 11am-2pm Sat
18a Project Space, 18a Vanguard Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

An installation of multiples. A collaboration of Ann Braunsteiner & Lee Woodman. Until 31 October.


Lunchtime Concert: Lissa Cowie and Mark Secker - (piano & cello) Shostakovich, Faure and other composers

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 3 September 2020, 1pm - 1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music.


Nelson Scouts Gangshow

Nelson Scouts
Thursday, 3 September 2020, 7pm
Friday, 4 September 2020, 7pm
Saturday, 5 September 2020, 2pm & 7pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

An evening of well-known songs and sketches for the whole family.


Unreal!

Quiet Dog Gallery
4 September - early October 2020, 9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 9am-1pm Sat
Quiet Dog Gallery, 33 Wakatu Lane, Nelson 7010
FREE

Exhibition by Ewan McDougall and Claire Hughes. Until early October.


South Island Showoffs

Electrix Cheersport
Sunday, 6 September 2020, 9.30am-2.30pm
Trafalgar Centre, Paru Paru Road, Nelson
$5 per person, under 5 free, Family of 5 $25 - door sales only

Cheerleading competition with tumbling, stunts and dance in a 2.5 minute high energy routine. Great fun for all the family.


Nayland College Gala Show

Nayland College 
Monday, 7 September 2020, 7pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Nayland College proudly presents a showcase of performing arts featuring the very best of Music, Dance and Drama. The programme will appeal to a variety of artistic tastes with our all-encompassing talented students.


Flights of Fancy

Wall to Wall Art Gallery
9 September - 13 October 2020, 10am-4pm Mon-Sat, 11am-2pm Sun
Wall to Wall Art Gallery, 112 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Exhibition by Jan Thomson. A closer look at feathered friends. Until 13 October.


Lunchtime Concert: Louis Lucas-Perry - (solo piano) Schubert, Liszt, Beethoven, Debussy and Chopin

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 10 September 2020, 1pm - 1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music.


Vast Dance Festival

Vast Dance Festival
Friday, 11 September 2020, 7pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Vast Dance Festival showcases and celebrates the combined talents of high school students in the Top of the South.


Olive Copperbottom – A Dickensian Tale of Love, Gin and the Pox

Penny Ashton | Theatre Royal
Saturday, 12 September 2020, 7.30pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info
A rollicking romantic musical journey through fifteen gin soaked characters told with song, dance and questionable personal hygiene. It’s Oliver! meets Blackadder with a saucy feminine twist.


Toi Ako - Connect the Dots

Refinery ArtSpace
14 September - 10 October 2020, 10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-2pm Sat
Refinery ArtSpace, 114 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

An exhibition arising from the mentoring programme 'Connect the Dots', mentoring elder emerging artists in care. Until 10 October.


Friends! The Musical Parody

Theatre Royal Nelson
Tuesday, 15 September 2020, 7.30pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info 
So, no one told you life was gonna be this way, nor did they tell you about the hilarious new musical that lovingly lampoons one of TV’s all-time greatest shows.


Lunchtime Concert: Juliet Ayre and James Donaldson - (violin & cello)

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 17 September 2020, 1pm - 1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music.


NOWNESS Workshop

ATELIER Studio Gallery
Saturday, 19 September 2020, 9am-3pm
ATELIER Studio Gallery, 329 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010

With Emma Marie, whose work is in the current exhibition.


Grandiose Cabaret: Royal Deluxe

Showgirl Academy
Saturday, 19 September 2020, 8pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Your funny bone will be tickled at this risque R18 cabaret featuring an all local cast. Prepare to be dazzled and spellbound by award-winning Burlesque Performers, Cabaret Singers, Magicians and more! 


NSO Concert Series: Last Night of the Proms

Nelson Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, 19 September 2020, 7.30pm
Sunday, 20 September 2020, 2.30pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Time honoured favourites plus selections from Tchaikovsky's first Piano Concerto and Elgar's Sea Pictures. Soloists Louis Lucas-Perry and Allison Cormack. Conductor Nigel Weeks QSM.


Figure Drawing Workshop with David James

ATELIER Studio Gallery
Sunday 20 September 2020, 10am-5pm
ATELIER Studio Gallery, 329 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010
$95 per person, payable in the gallery or via direct credit

This workshop will focus on the use of dry-media to explore mark-making and expressive approaches to drawing the figure to convey emotion and feeling. David will lead you through a series of quick gestural drawing and different approaches to create expression in your work, then into a long pose. These sessions are always fun and insightful.


Nelson Suter Art Society Exhibition

Nelson Suter Art Society
21 September - 7 November 2020, 9.30am-4.30pm Mon-Sun
Suter Art Gallery Te Aratoi o Whakatu, 208 Bridge Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

NSAS Members' Spring Exhibition. Until 7 November.


Lunchtime Concert: Mark Secker (solo piano) Beethoven, Bach, Chopin, Ravel and Liszt

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 24 September 2020, 1pm-1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music. 


All Shook Up

Nelson Youth Theatre Company
Friday, 25 September 2020, 7pm
Saturday, 26 September 2020, 7pm
Sunday, 27 September 2020, 7pm
Monday, 28 September 2020, 7pm
Tuesday, 29 September 2020, 7pm
Wednesday, 30 September 2020, 7pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Saddle up the family and come along for a trip back in time to the very beginnings of classic Rock ‘n’ Roll and celebrate the magic of the music of “The King”.


Lunchtime Concert: Mary Ayre (solo piano) Beethoven, Schumann and Albeniz

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 1 October 2020, 1pm-1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music.


Annie JR

Nelson Youth Theatre Company
Thursday, 1 October 2020, 2pm & 6pm
Friday, 2 October 2020, 2pm & 6pm
Saturday, 3 October 2020, 2pm & 6pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Nelson Youth Theatre Company presents the irrepressible comic strip heroine in one of the world’s best-loved, award-winning musicals.


Nelson Arts Festival 2020

Nelson Arts Festival
1 - 30 October 2020
Various venues around Nelson
Mix of free & ticketed events
A series of theatre, music, comedy, dance, visual arts, spoken word and literary events ‘sprinkled’ throughout the month of October. Stay tuned for more details. 


Che Fu

Noise Zealand & ELSEWHERE NZ
Friday, 2 October 2020, 8pm - midnight
The Energy Centre, Founders Heritage Park, 87 Atawhai Drive, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

One night only with the legendary Che Fu. Support acts, DJ Substance (Auckland) & DJ Ziggity.


The Feed

ATELIER Studio Gallery
2 - 31 October 2020, 10am-5pm Tue-Fri, 10am-1pm Sat
ATELIER Studio Gallery, 329 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Exhibition by Matthew Walters. Preview on Thursday 1 October, 5.30pm. Exhibition on until 31 October.


Viewfinder

Viewfinder
4 October - 5 December 2020, 24 hrs
Viewfinder Window, Upper Trafalgar Street, next to Burger Culture.
FREE

Sam Dolimore. Until 5 December.


The Shows Must Go On

The Touring Company
Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 7.30pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

All-star cast of New Zealand musical theatre voices from the international stage.


Lunchtime Concert: Paul Gilmour, Juliet Ayre and Connor Hartley-Hall

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 8 October 2020, 1pm-1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music.


Blindspott

East-West Music
Friday, 9 October 2020, 7pm
The Trafalgar Centre, Paru Paru Road, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Performing their iconic first album from start to finish. R18. 


Introduction to Monoprinting - Workshop with Jill Richards

Wall to Wall Art Gallery
Saturday 10 October 2020, 9.30am-3.30pm 
Venue TBC
$50 for the day.
Email Jill Richards at artsewndesign@gmail.com if you are interested in taking part.  
Learn how to use homemade and store bought geliplates and other surfaces to print from. Jill will take you through the process of building up layers to create colourful and fabulous pieces of art. A fun day of experimentation and creation. You do not have to be an artist to try these techniques.


UNREFINED - Wellington Media Collective Exhibition

Nelson Arts Festival in association with the Refinery ArtSpace
12 October - 7 November 2020, 10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-2pm Sat
Refinery ArtSpace, 114 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010
FREE
A story of political activism with a cultural history of performance and art, reflecting on the social, political, cultural and economic trends over two decades (1978 – 1998). Until 7 November.


Wellington Media Collective - Exhibition Floor Talk / Korero

Nelson Arts Festival in association with the Refinery ArtSpace
Tuesday, 13 October 2020, TBA
Refinery ArtSpace, 114 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010
FREE
Exhibition Floor Talk / Korero: A story of political activism with a cultural history of performance and art, reflecting on the social, political, cultural and economic trends over two decades (1978 – 1998).


Lunchtime Concert: Cello Ensemble with Allison Cormack - (soprano & 8 celli) Villa-Lobos, Corelli, Purcell and Piazolla

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 15 October 2020, 1pm-1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

On stage for NCMA's Term 3 & Term 4 lunchtime concerts will be a range of local and national performers. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live classical, folk, world and vocal music. 


Thomas Oliver - The Brightest Light Tour

Tenfold & ZM
Friday, 16 October 2020, 8pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Award-winning singer-songwriter Thomas Oliver returns with full band to New Zealand, celebrating The Brightest Light album release!


Exhibition

Quiet Dog Gallery
16 October - November 2020, 9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 9am-1pm Sat
Quiet Dog Gallery, 33 Wakatu Lane, Nelson 7010
FREE

James Robinson in collaboration with poet laureate David Eggleston. Until November.


Founders Book Fair

Founders Heritage Park
17 - 26 October 2020, 10am-4.30pm
Founders Heritage Park, 87 Atawhai Drive, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

A huge variety of second-hand books, DVDs, vinyl records, puzzles and games at bargain prices. Until 26 October. 


The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two

Theatre Royal Nelson
Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 7.30pm
Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

Join The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two, featuring Howard Morrison Jnr, Russell Harrison, Chris Powley and Andre King, as they celebrate and recreate the magic of the original Howard Morrison Quartet.


Exhibition Floor Talk

ATELIER Studio Gallery
Thursday, 22 October 2020, 12.15pm
ATELIER Studio Gallery, 329 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010
FREE

Matthew Walters - The Feed


Lunchtime Concert: Trio Jackson - (guitar & violin)

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 22 October 2020, 1pm-1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

From Gypsy to Jazz to Shostakovich and anything in between. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live music.


City-wide Mask Exhibition

Nelson Arts Festival in association with Arts Council Nelson
22 October - 1 November 2020, 24 hrs
Nelson CBD
FREE

A city-wide mask exhibition displayed in shop fronts, gallery spaces and unexpected places all over town. Until 1 November.


Nelson Arts Festival - Pukapuka Talks

Nelson Arts Festival
23 - 26 October 2020
Venues & Times TBA

Some of our most successful local novelists, internationally-renowned authors, emerging writers and genre-bending poets will gather in a variety of inner-city spaces to talk about and perform their literary works.


Slice of Life

Nelson Provincial Museum
24 October 2020, 10am-5pm weekdays / 10am-4.30pm weekends and public holidays (Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day)
Nelson Provincial Museum, 270 Trafalgar St, Nelson 7010
FREE for Nelson - Tasman ratepayers and residents / $ for all other visitors
Relive New Zealand’s past through the lives of the 1,000 most-studied people in the world.


Lunchtime Concert: Phoenix Piano Trio - (piano, violin/viola & cello)

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Thursday, 29 October 2020, 1pm - 1.45pm
NCMA, 48 Nile Street, Nelson 7010
$, Ticket Info

The Phoenix Piano Trio offers a unique opportunity for the audience to hear some original music all composed in Nelson. Take some time out from your busy day and immerse yourself in live music.


Mask Carnivale

Nelson Arts Festival
Friday, 30 October 2020, 5pm
Nelson CBD
FREE
This year the iconic Mask Parade & Carnivale is the 'Mask Carnivale', with the theme, “What if…?” If you would like to take part as a group or as an individual please enrol here.