See the latest events in Hampshire


Jane Austen – 200th Anniversary

01/01/2017 - 31/12/2017

Winchester Cathedral

Jane Austen, who died in Winchester on 18 July 1817, is buried in the Cathedral's north nave aisle. 2017 marks the 200th anniversary of her... 


Tag a Tile at The Vyne

13/03/2017 - 31/01/2018

The Vyne

Be part of history by personalising a tile with a message or drawing to go on The Vyne's new roof. The National Trust is rescuing this former... 


Children’s Tudor animal trail

03/04/2017 - 31/01/2018

The Vyne

Deer, horses and falcons are just some of the creatures you may have seen at The Vyne in 1535. See if you can spot the animals that played an... 


Flying the ‘sports car’ of the helicopter world in the withdrawal from Aden and South Arabia 1966/67

07/09/2017 - 07/12/2017

Museum of Army Flying

Flying the 'sports car' of the helicopter world in the withdrawal from Aden and South Arabia 1966/67 is the fourth and final AAC 60th... 


Mini Professors

11/09/2017 - 11/12/2017

Winchester Science Centre

Explore and marvel at science with Mini Professors, a science programme that has been designed specifically for 2-4 year olds. This twelve... 


Kaffe Fassett’s Colour at Mottisfont

16/09/2017 - 14/01/2018


Celebrating the dazzling work of world-renowned artist Kaffe Fassett, this vibrant exhibition showcases a wide range of textiles from a career... 


Winter Paddling

01/11/2017 - 31/03/2018

New Forest Activities

Available from November 2017 - March 2018. As the weather gets chillier, wrap up warm and take to the water on one of our Winter Paddles! ... 


Last chance to see the rooftop walkway at The Vyne

17/11/2017 - 31/01/2018

The Vyne

As this former Tudor palace comes to the end of a £5.4m roof project, seize the last opportunity to explore the rooftop walkway open 11am-3pm... 


Christmas at Paultons

18/11/2017 - 23/12/2017

Paultons Theme Park

Christmas is a special time of the year at Paultons, meet Santa in his magical Grotto, experience Peppa Pig World in a festive setting and... 


Christmas at Marwell

18/11/2017 - 24/12/2017

Marwell Zoo

Bring your family and friends to Marwell Zoo's enchanting Christmas experience, with new and exciting additions this year. Begin your enchanted... 


Science of Light with BBC’s Jon Chase at Winchester Science Centre

18/11/2017 - 19/11/2017

Winchester Science Centre

Get interactive with BBC science communicator Jon Chase as he explores the incredible science of light. Jon's unique style is dynamic,... 


Aircraft Enthusiasts Fair

19/11/2017 - 19/11/2017

Museum of Army Flying

This event proves popular every year with scores of modellers and enthusiasts being lured to the Museum by the numerous stalls containing... 


Christmas Market

20/11/2017 - 22/12/2017

Winchester Cathedral

Recognised as one of the best in Europe with its unique location, high quality exhibitors and bustling atmosphere. Wonderful Christmas gifts,... 


Hetty Feather

21/11/2017 - 07/01/2018

NST – Nuffield Southampton Theatres

Join Hetty Feather on an audacious adventure in this Olivier Award nominated West End hit, featuring beautiful storytelling, daring circus... 


Mark Watson – The MW Tour

25/11/2017 - 25/11/2017

Museum of Army Flying

We're delighted that Mark Watson is coming to the Museum of Army Flying in Middle Wallop as part of his MW tour. 25 November 8:00... 


Wreath Making Workshop

25/11/2017 - 26/11/2017

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections

Rosemary Lanning will be giving her popular Christmas wreath making workshop again this year. It was so popular last year that we are putting... 


Night Sky Live! at Winchester Science Centre

25/11/2017 - 26/11/2017

Winchester Science Centre

In association with the Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of Portsmouth. An inspirational 2-day festival celebrating the... 


All the Colours of Christmas at Mottisfont

25/11/2017 - 02/01/2018


Mottisfont is celebrating Christmas with colour and sparkle, inspired by a vibrant Kaffe Fassett exhibition in the gallery. Discover a house... 


An Edwardian Workers Christmas

26/11/2017 - 26/11/2017

Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

A different Christmas event this year and to celebrate the changes Bursledon Brickworks are dropping the entry price to £2 per person (£1... 


Christmas at Birdworld

26/11/2017 - 24/12/2017


Visit Birdworld this Christmas to meet Santa’s reindeer and some of their friendly farm animals before you enter a magical world full of... 


Santa and the Elves Christmas Experience at Winchester Science Centre

01/12/2017 - 23/12/2017

Winchester Science Centre

A new Christmas experience at Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium. Selected dates from 1 - 23 December. Timed 1-hour sessions from 10:15... 


Reindeer Round-up in Space

01/12/2017 - 23/12/2017

Winchester Science Centre

Santa's Elves have lost the reindeer and are hoping to get them back before Santa and Mrs Claus find out. Clues lead to all the planets within... 


Christmas Elf Trail

01/12/2017 - 24/12/2017

Emirates Spinnaker Tower

Mischievous elves have stolen Santa’s ‘naughty or nice’ list and have hidden themselves and it’s location around the Tower. Families... 


Father Christmas and Friends family trail at The Vyne

01/12/2017 - 02/01/2018

The Vyne

Father Christmas is visiting The Vyne a little early this year. He needs to check that he can still park his sleigh on the roof, despite our... 


Fagin’s Tavern Comedy Show

01/12/2017 - 01/12/2017

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Join us for a night of fun and laughter with comedians Zoe Lyons, Dane Baptiste, and Gary Delaney; as well as fantastic MC's Adrienne Cole and... 


Fagin’s Tavern Comedy Show

02/12/2017 - 02/12/2017

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is pleased to welcome Fagin's Tavern Comedy Show! Join us for a night of fun and laughter with comedians Mike... 


Mulled Wine Weekend

02/12/2017 - 03/12/2017

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections

Our Mulled Wine Weekend event combines live choirs, mulled wine, traditional wassailing and a chance for Christmas shopping in the beautifully... 


Santa Specials

02/12/2017 - 24/12/2017

Mid Hants Railway ‘Watercress Line’

2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 21st-24th December 2017 See Santa on a magical steam train ride on the scenic Watercress Line - the perfect...