Nehru Maidan or Central Maidan is a multi-purpose ground in Mangalore, Karnataka. This ground is situated in heart of the city Hampankatta. Nehru Maidan was named after the first Indian Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru.
Nehru Maidan is an important venue hosting domestic tournaments and many inter-school and collegiate tournaments. The Mangalore Sports Club (MSC) is a popular organisation in the city and has been elected as the institutional member for the Mangalore Zone of the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) which is situated in Nehru Maidan. The ground is mainly used for organizing matches of football, cricket and other sports; but is also known for many public events organized here such as political rallies, religious festivals, exhibitions.
The venue has been selected by MPEDA for the 4th edition of AQUA AQUARIA INDIA, mainly due to its advantageous proximity to the Railway Station, Airport & Bus Terminus.