Visit Hampshire is the official tourism website for Hampshire, where you will find amazing accommodation, places to visit, fantastic food and drink, comprehensive events guide as well as inspiring ideas for days out whatever time of year you visit.
Hampshire is a blend of city, coast and country, perfect for getaways with or without the kids!
Hampshire’s two National Parks, the New Forest and South Downs have stunning scenery and wildlife, chances are you’ll bump into wild horses, deer, pigs and more. There’s also an abundance of activities to do from cycling, walking, water sports, horse riding or if you prefer something a little more relaxing there’s a number of spa retreats.
The three historic cities Portsmouth, Winchester and Southampton all have tons of history and character, not to mention fantastic attractions, music, theatre and sporting venues along with great bars and restaurants.
Hampshire’s coastline offers superb sailing and water sports in the Solent, many of the beaches have unrivalled views of the Isle of Wight.
With so much to do in Hampshire you may want to stay a little longer and you can choose from family friendly hotels, cute cottages, camping and glamping and luxury country manor houses.
What's on in Hampshire
|18 Nov - 2 Jan 2017**||Winchester Christmas Market & Ice Rink (** Market till 20 Dec)||Winchester|
|May 2017*||Common People Music Festival||Southampton|
|June 2017*||Goodwood Festival of Speed||Chichester|
|9 - 11 Jun 2017||Virgin Kitesurfing Armada||Hayling Island|
|1 – 3 July 2017||Winchester Hat Fair||Winchester|
|1 - 30 July 2017||Hampshire Food Festival||Various locations|
|July 2017*||Southampton Mela Festival||Southampton|
|25 – 27 July||The New Forest and Hampshire County Show||New Forest|
|July 2017*||Jane Austen 200||Winchester & East Hampshire|
|August 2017*||Trout ‘n About Festival||Stockbridge|
|August 2017*||Portsmouth International Kite Festival||Portsmouth|
|August 2017*||CarFest South, Laverstoke Park Farm||Laverstoke|
|August 2017*||Victorious Festival, Portsmouth||Portsmouth|
|September 2017*||National Watersports Festival||Hayling Island|
|September 2017*||Goodwood Revival||Chichester|
|September 2017*||Romsey Show||Romsey|
|September 2017*||Southampton Boat Show||Southampton|
|Nov – Jan 2018*||Winchester Christmas Market & Ice Rink||Winchester|
|* date to be confirmed|