Nine new eateries have opened on Hardy St in the past year, and three more are planned.
Young all Whites Sam Wilson is hoping he will be picked for the World Cup squad in October.
Nelson's Broods have played to big crowds overseas but home-town gig is most nerve-racking.
The 4000-strong Luminate campsite is the region's 'fourth biggest town'.
Buskers challenged the limits of gravity putting on a show for the opening day of the Buskers Festival yesterday.
Last November's loss to Canterbury was an aberration, Nelson Griffins coach Garry MacDonald says.
A seal-tamer's son, a Mexican acrobat and a pint-sized contortionist are just some of the crew coming to town for Nelson's annual Buskers Festival.
So you look up and there it is, your neighbour's new toy, a $1600 drone, hovering outside your window.
More Indian and Nepalese tertiary students are coming to Nelson, and for some it is a huge disappointment.
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