Tuesday am ; registration and settling in
Tuesday pm, Dancing in spaces around Nelson City
Tuesday evening, BBQ or light meal (not sure yet) and relaxing at the home venue or visiting our home pub the Sprig and Fern in Milton Street. Shuttle minibus provided.
Wednesday; Squires meeting, workshops then off to the seaside at Mapua with optional side trips to some local vineyards for those that need a rest from dancing .
Wednesday evening; Singing and music sessions in local pubs.
Thursday: Squires meeting, workshops then off to dance at the breweries and pubs of Nelson City. Optional trips to the beach or World of Wearable Arts Museum ($)
Thursday evening: Ceilidh with a Maritime Madness theme – get dressed up as Admiral Nelson, Neptune, mermaid, octopus or ??? This will be a ‘bring your own refreshment’ event.
Friday: Squires meeting and workshop, then off for a dance in the country ending up at the Moutere Inn for lunch (provided) with options for trips to the local wineries, a hopgarden, or the beach.
Friday evening; No evening meal provided tonight, local pubs for singing and relaxing
Saturday am; Squires meeting, free time for visit to the local craft market and then dancing in Nelson mainstreet ( street closed for this event). Afternoon, free time or dancing in and around Nelson City.
Saturday evening; the Ale.
Sunday; AGM and then dancing at the beach or other spaces around Nelson City
Sunday pm; continue dancing if enough numbers or just relaxing or making your way home…
Meals provided – Breakfasts on Tuesday to Sunday, BBQ on Tuesday evening, evening meal on Wednesday and Thursday, a good lunch at the Moutere Inn on Friday and the Ale meal on the Saturday. No evening meal provided on the Friday.
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