Nelson Arts Festival 2015 Nelson Arts Festival

2016 Nelson Arts Festival: Wednesday 12 - Monday 24 October

The 22nd Festival will once again bring a plethora of fabulous theatre, music, comedy, dance, cabaret, writers talks and visual arts to Nelson.

The full programme will be announced on Thursday 4 August. Watch this space!

Masked Parade
The theme this year is Flights of Fancy. From dreams and dragons, birds and planes, from Jean Batten to Salvador Dali, let your imagination soar!

The date for the parade is the Friday of Labour weekend, 21 October.

Click here to enrol for the Masked Parade.

The Nelson Arts Festival team

Festival Office
+64 3 545 8734

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