Alresford Watercress Festival
Sunday 19th May
A free festival for all the family! Wander around the 80 plus stalls showcasing the best in local food and drink, arts, crafts, garden and items for the house! A highlight of the festival is the World Record watercress eating competition attempt!
Hampshire Food Festival
1st – 30th July
The award-winning festival offers a chance to explore goes on behind the scenes to grow, rear and serve some on the countries much-loved produce. Walk through vines, explore lavender fields, tour breweries and get hands on in the kitchen.
Thursday 1st – Sunday 4th August
Voted “Best UK Festival, cap. Under 15,000” in 2015, Wickham Festival is rated by many as one of the safest, relaxed and family-friendly festivals in the UK. The music & arts festival runs over 4 days with music on 3 different stages.
The Simon and Garfunkel Story
Thursday 26th September
This is an evening not to be missed. From London’s Lyric Theatre, straight to Portsmouth Guildhall, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th anniversary celebration also features a full live band performing all the hits including ‘Mrs Robinson’, ‘Cecilia’, ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’, ‘Homeward Bound’ and many more.
Festival of Christmas
29th November – 1st December
Travel back in time to a traditional Christmas celebration at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Treat yourself to some retail therapy, meet Victorian street performers and a traditional green Father Christmas! Plus much, much more!