Join the New Zealand String Quartet on their 30th anniversary tour for a concert filled with passion, yearning, joy and heartache.Read more
Nelson Academy of Dance proudly presents the fairy tale of love and magic Cinderella the Ballet. The ultimate rags to riches fairy tale is a delight for the whole family!Read more
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to dine your way around a choice of three Nelson City restaurants! Price includes all three courses and one drink with your entree and additional drinks can be purchased directly from each restaurant.Read more
Top singer-songwriter and recording artist Charlotte Yates teams up with multi-instrumentalist Show Pony (trumpet/violin/vocals) to showcase songs hot off the press from Charlotte’s upcoming album release.Read more
The MidWinter Night Market is back once more to tickle and tantalise your magical selves! Bring your parasols and pop on some polkadots and make merry in the square with a delicious selection of danceable beats to jiggy up your winter!Read more
Nelson, New Zealand
Kia Ora and welcome to NelsonWeb. Nelson New Zealand’s longest serving online directory with our ‘less clicks’ Nelson Tourist and Visitor Information Guide.
Nelson Accommodation meets all requirements and budgets from the independent traveller to the more luxury traveller.
Whats 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.
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
Think sunshine, great golf, Pinot Noir wine, winter music festival and the Rainbow ski field.
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.