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Winter I Spy – family trail at the Winter Gardens

04/01/2018 - 09/02/2019

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Spot the signs of winter in the Gardens, look out for the colourful berries and smell the scented flowers. Notice changes in the weather and... 


The Lost Tapestries trail at The Vyne

10/02/2018 - 30/09/2018

The Vyne

Young explorers will love this quest through ancient grounds in search of little boxes containing jigsaw pieces. Find all the boxes, retrieve... 


Geocaching challenge at The Vyne

22/03/2018 - 21/09/2018

The Vyne

Intrepid explorers can use their own geocaching units to hunt for themed geocaches.... 


Exhibition: ‘The art of freezing the blood’

26/03/2018 - 07/12/2018

Chawton House

Northanger Abbey, Frankenstein, & the Female Gothic ‘I remember finishing it in two days – my hair standing on end the whole... 


Holiday Adventure Day

05/04/2018 - 23/10/2018

New Forest Activities

Looking for school holiday activities for the kids? Drop them off for a full day of adventure in The New Forest! Based in the heart of the... 


Poppies: Wave

13/04/2018 - 24/06/2018

Royal Armouries Fort Nelson

14-18 NOW is presenting the iconic poppy sculptures Wave and Weeping Window at selected locations around the UK until 2018. Royal Armouries... 


Mini Professors (Summer Term)

16/04/2018 - 09/07/2018

Winchester Science Centre

Explore and marvel at science with Mini Professors, science workshops that has been designed specifically for 2-4 year olds.  The Mini... 


The Woman’s Hour Craft Prize exhibition

25/04/2018 - 24/06/2018


Bold, beautiful and brilliantly diverse works by the 12 finalists of the £10,000 Woman's Hour Craft Prize - some of the most innovative and... 


Ladies Only Paddles

13/06/2018 - 08/08/2018

New Forest Activities

Girls, grab your paddles and head out on the water with us! During our ladies only paddles, you’ll receive expert guidance from one of our... 


FREE Talk: Stonehenge, the Pyramids, UFOs & all that stuff…

21/06/2018 - 21/06/2018

Butser Ancient Farm

The second in our summer series of talks at Butser Ancient Farm. Trevor Creighton will be exploring a few wild, wonderful and intriguing... 


Race to the King

23/06/2018 - 24/06/2018

Queen Elizabeth Country Park

A double marathon to honour the Ancient Kings. Walk, jog or run 52.4 miles along the breath-taking South Downs Way to the magnificent finish on... 


Tricks with Bricks

23/06/2018 - 24/06/2018

Winchester Science Centre

Build your own LEGO® bricks plane here at the Science Centre this weekend! Weekend Activities The Centre's Inspirers will be delivering... 


Country Fair

24/06/2018 - 24/06/2018

Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

We turn the old factory into the countryside for the day – well, as best we can! Come and see the museum itself and then add animals, crafts,... 


Free Family Fun Day

24/06/2018 - 24/06/2018

The New Forest Centre

Come and help us celebrate 30 years of sharing the New Forest’s history at our free family fun day! The New Forest Centre was opened by the... 


Bushcraft Survivor

24/06/2018 - 24/06/2018

New Forest Activities

Enjoy a full day of Bushcraft at our woodland activity site in the heart of the Beaulieu Estate. You'll learn a range of techniques from your... 


Homestead Dog Show

24/06/2018 - 24/06/2018

Queen Elizabeth Country Park

A companion dog show with a Super Pet Dog Competition, Novelty Classes as well as lovely refreshments and stalls run by the Homestead Dog... 


SS Mendi Dancing the Death Drill

29/06/2018 - 14/07/2018

NST – Nuffield Southampton Theatres

At Nuffield Southampton Theatres City Most had never seen the sea, many couldn’t swim, few returned. Autumn 1916, 823 South African men... 


Hat Fair 2018

29/06/2018 - 01/07/2018

Theatre Royal Winchester

Hat Fair is the UK’s longest continually running festival of Outdoor Arts. Initially conceived as a busking festival, Hat Fair takes its... 


Armed Forces Day

30/06/2018 - 30/06/2018

Royal Victoria Country Park

Supporting our Armed Forces. A fun family event to celebrate the role the Armed Forces linked to the history of the Royal Victoria Hospital... 


Armed Forces Day 2018

30/06/2018 - 30/06/2018

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Join us for the Official Armed Forces Day in Portsmouth! Portsmouth Historic Dockyard welcomes you to our Armed Forces Day celebration. The... 


SS Shieldhall Head to the Solent cruise

30/06/2018 - 30/06/2018

Steamship Shieldhall

Cruise down Southampton Water to the Solent and on your return pass the cruise ships Aurora, Azura and Royal Princess -  always the chance to... 


Blooming Gardens at Osborne

30/06/2018 - 01/07/2018


Enjoy a day devoted to Osborne’s flowering borders and terraces, and the art and craft of our green-fingered folk. Our expert gardeners will... 


American Independence Day Cruise with the Shieldhall Stompers Jazz Band

01/07/2018 - 01/07/2018

Steamship Shieldhall

US Independence Day Cruise with the Shieldhall Stomper’s Jazz Band. Listen to some favourite jazz numbers and get close to the departing... 


Judith Kerr: The Tiger Who Came to Tea

07/07/2018 - 02/09/2018


Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the much-loved classic The Tiger Who Came to Tea, this exhibition - originated by Seven Stories, the... 


SS Shieldhall Southampton Docks Cruise

08/07/2018 - 08/07/2018

Steamship Shieldhall

Join SS Shieldhall for a family cruise as we explore the Southampton Docks, passing close to the departing cruise ships Arcadia, Britannia and... 



13/07/2018 - 15/07/2018

Queen Elizabeth Country Park

Trek 100km across the South Downs in under 30 hours and help end poverty with every step. Organized with the Queen's Gurkha Signals,... 


Summer Soul Concert – Picnic in the Park

13/07/2018 - 14/07/2018

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Friday 13 July & Saturday 14 July, 7.30pm - 10.30pm approx. A spectacular evening of Classic Soul and Motown Magic Get onboard the soul... 


Teletubbies Live!

14/07/2018 - 15/07/2018

Theatre Royal Winchester

See the iconic, world famous Teletubbies in their first ever theatre show created especially for your little ones. Join Tinky Winky, Dipsy,... 

Events in Hampshire

Here you will find a list of the latest events in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. From interesting trails to seasonal activities there will be something here to suit everyone. Our list is continually updated with fresh events in Hampshire so be sure to check back for new and exciting days out. Come rain or shine, there will be an amazing event to visit in Hampshire.