Winter’s a great time for getting the family to get together at one of Hampshire’s many fantastic pubs. A great reward after a winter walk or forget the walk and just cosy up with a classic pub dish!

Visit Hampshire is the official tourism website for Hampshire, where you will find amazing accommodation, places to visit, fantastic food and drink, a comprehensive events guide, insightful blogs as well as inspiring ideas for days out whatever time of year you visit.

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. “When summer arrives, there’s no better place to be, than beside the seaside! Discover some of the best beaches in Hampshire. With so much to do in Hampshire you may want to stay a little longer, with a choice of family friendly hotels, cute cottages, camping and glamping and luxury country manor houses. Plan your next trip with Visit Hampshire.

What's on in Hampshire

WhenWhatWhere
18th - 19th May 2019DogstivalPylewell Park, New Forest
18th - 19th May 2019Kwik Fit British Touring Car ChampionshipThruxton Circuit
19th May 2019Alresford Watercress FestivalAlresford Watercress Festival
30 May 2019 - 14 July 2019ICC Cricket World Cup at the Hampshire BowlThe Ageas Bowl
21st -23rd June 2019Kitesurfing Armada8Sea Front, Hayling Island
29th June 2019Round the Island RaceIsle of Wight
1st - 30th July 2019Hampshire Food FestivalVarious locations across the county
Date TBC - July 2019Southampton Mela FestivalHoglands Park, Southampton
5th - 7th July 2019Winchester Hat FairWinchester
30 July 2019 - 1 August 2019The New Forest and Hampshire County ShowBrockenhurst
10th - 17th August 2019Lendy Cowes WeekThe Solent
10th - 11th August 2019Portsmouth International Kite FestivalSouthsea Common
23rd - 25th August 2019Carfest SouthLaverstoke Park Farm, Basingstoke
23rd - 25th August 2019Victorious FestivalSouthsea Common, Portsmouth
14th September 2019The Romsey ShowBroadlands Park, Romsey
13th - 22nd September 2019Southampton Boat ShowMayflower Park, Southampton
20th October 2019Great South RunSouthsea Seafront
29th - 30th November 2019Wine Festival WinchesterThe Guildhall, Winchester
21st November 2019 - 22nd December 2019Winchester Cathedral Christmas MarketWinchester Cathedral
21st November 2019 - 2nd January 2020Winchester Cathedral Ice RinkWinchester Cathedral