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Trafalgar Centre Family Day

  • The Trafalgar Centre Paru Paru Road Nelson, Nelson, 7010 New Zealand (map)

Come rain or shine, enjoy a FREE fun day with friends and family.

Start the day with bouncy castles for all ages, face-painters, a skate park and heaps of activities for all the family.

Join the Mayor and former Giants player, Phill Jones at 3.00pm, as they cut the ribbon and throw open the doors to the new northern extension for everyone to explore.

Shoot some hoops with the Nelson Giants, enjoy a snack and listen to live music and performers until 5.30pm, when Disney’s Finding Dory will play on the big screen inside. Bring along your bean bags, blankets and popcorn for the perfect end to a fantastic day!

What’s happening on the day: 
2pm – 5pm: Bouncy castles
- Human “Fly on the Wall” 
- Skate park and ramps
- Mini sports
- Crazy bikes
- Petting zoo
- Coffee cart

3pm Ribbon cutting ceremony with the Mayor and Phill Jones: 
- Meet the Giants and shoot some hoops
- Nelson Brass Band

- 4pm: Kapa Haka
- 4:30pm: Plinkers Ukelele Orchestra
- 5pm: Storyteller
- 5:30pm - 7pm: Free Family Movie: Finding Dory

Earlier Event: April 8
Recharge with Qigong
Later Event: April 9
Music Day