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  • BRICKOSAURS! Marwell Zoo
    5th April - This spectacular interactive expedition is created with more than two million LEGO® bricks and is sure to excite families, LEGO and dinosaur enthusiasts alike.
  • Hampshire Food Festival
    1st July - One month, one county and over 60 events. Julys Hampshire Food Festival promises a flavoursome line up of events and experiences for food lovers hungry to explore our countys delicious offering.
  • Seaside in the Square
    19th July - We are excited to announce that following its success in 2018, Seaside in the Square will return to Guildhall Square this summer and will be jam packed with activities, entertainment and events for everyone.
  • Bestival
    25th July - Bestival is a four-day music festival held in the south of England. It has been held annually in late summer since 2004 at Robin Hill on the Isle of Wight. In 2017 the festival relocated to the Lulworth Estate in Dorset.
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Events

A list of what is on and events in Southampton and the surrounding area

April 2019

5th April
(to 1st September 2091)
BRICKOSAURS! Marwell Zoo
This spectacular interactive expedition is created with more than two million LEGO® bricks and is sure to excite families, LEGO and dinosaur enthusiasts alike.

July 2019

1st July
(to 30th July 2019)
Hampshire Food Festival
One month, one county and over 60 events. Julys Hampshire Food Festival promises a flavoursome line up of events and experiences for food lovers hungry to explore our countys delicious offering.
19th July
(to 11th August 2019)
Seaside in the Square
We are excited to announce that following its success in 2018, Seaside in the Square will return to Guildhall Square this summer and will be jam packed with activities, entertainment and events for everyone.
25th July
(to 28th July 2019)
Bestival
Bestival is a four-day music festival held in the south of England. It has been held annually in late summer since 2004 at Robin Hill on the Isle of Wight. In 2017 the festival relocated to the Lulworth Estate in Dorset.
26th July 2019Southampton Children's Play Day
Southampton Children's Play Association (SCPA) will be taking the lead again on the Southampton Play Day event to be held in Hoglands Park on Friday 28 July.
27th July 2019Outdoor Cinema
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (PG)
30th July
(to 1st August 2019)
New Forest & Hampshire County Show
Join us for three days of agricultural fun and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy at the New Forest and Hampshire County Show on 30th, 31st July & 1st August 2019

August 2019

1st August
(to 4th August 2019)
Wickham Festival
Wickham Festival is a 4 day music & arts festival held every August in a stunningly beautiful rural location near the historic village of Wickham in Hampshire. With live music on four stages plus a host of other entertainment, Wickham is rated by many
2nd August 2019Six Bearded Fish
Summer Social Fridays are all about live music.
3rd August 2019The Ageas Bowl Outdoor Cinema
The Ageas Bowl Outdoor Cinema is back for 2019 with not one but two fantastic films - Disney Pixar's Finding Nemo and the recent world-wide smash hit Bohemian Rhapsody
3rd August 2019Outdoor Cinema
Captain Marvel (12A)
7th August
(to 11th August 2019)
Boomtown 2019
A world of unity, creativity and freedom is what we aspire to achieve from our make-believe city for four (or five days if you choose to come on Wednesday) at the beautiful Matterley Estate, in the South Downs National Park, Hampshire, UK. This year
10th August
(to 11th August 2019)
Portsmouth International Kite Festival
Once again the skies above Southsea Common will be full of kites of all shapes and sizes.
17th August
(to 18th August 2019)
The Cheese and Chilli Festival
We are delighted to announce that the amazing Cheese and Chilli Festival is returning to Winchester for for the 5th time in 2019, this time we will be at the North Walls Recreation Ground (behind the River Park Leisure Centre).
23rd August 2019Alvin
The Ultimate Elvis Tribute

September 2019

6th September 2019An Afternoon With Phil Campion
He Who Dares Grins
7th September 2019Shine Night Walk Southampton
Southampton, are you ready for a night to remember?
7th September 2019Saturday Night's Alright - A Tribute to Elton John
Ready to step into dinner and get your Elton groove on?
12th September 2019Business Innovation South Expo
The South's first large scale expo outside London.
12th September 2019The Southampton Property Show
The Southampton Property Show is returning for another year to the Harbour Hotel in Southampton.
13th September
(to 22nd September 2019)
Southampton Boat Show
Set sail for Southampton International Boat Show 2019, powered by Borrow A Boat
14th September 2019Romsey Show
Southampton
19th September 2019'Ladies Day' SOuthampton Boat Show
It's the perfect excuse to get dressed up with the girls for a day full of fun, plus indulge in a glass of champagne
24th September
(to 28th September 2019)
Romeo and Juliet
Mayflower Theatre - Southampton
27th September 2019Just Fair Laughs
SOMETHING FUNNY IS COMING TO CENTRAL HALL
28th September 2019An Evening of Queen
The stars of the West End will grace the Ageas Bowl stage on Saturday 28th September 2019 for An Evening Of Queen - an outdoor concert extravaganza in tribute to one of the world's greatest ever bands: the incomparable Queen!

October 2019

1st October
(to 12th October 2019)
Mowtown The Musical
The sensational West End hit Motown The Musical is bringing its unique sound on tour!
6th October 2019Happy Grandparents Day
Join us at Mercure Dolphin Southampton to celebrate grandparents at this special afternoon tea event.
12th October 2019THE MUSIC OF CREAM - 50TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD TOUR
THE PEDIGREE OF CREAM IN A NEW MULTI-MEDIA CONCERT EXPERIENCE
13th October 2019Rob Beckett: Mouth of the South
Rob Beckett is back on tour with a brand new stand up show.
19th October 2019Active Warrior 5km Obstacle Course
**WE NEED YOUR HELP TO INSPIRE 1000 CHILDREN TO TAKE PART IN ACTIVE WARRIOR**
25th October
(to 26th October 2019)
Oktoberfest
Southampton

November 2019

2nd November 2019An Evening with Paul Gascoigne
PAUL GASCOIGNE IS WITHOUT DOUBT ONE OF THE GREATEST FOOTBALLERS OF OUR GENERATION, A FANTASTIC CHARACTER AND WORLDWIDE CELEBRITY.
2nd November 2019Southampton Vegan Festival
Southampton's vegan festival returns on the 2nd November 2019 at O2 Guildhall Southampton.
3rd November 2019Poppy Run Southampton
Our family friendly Poppy Runs take place across the country during October and November. Run, jog or walk – the 5km races are open to all, including dogs!
7th November 2019SOUTHAMPTON BUSINESS EXPO 2019
Southampton's biggest business show is the ultimate networking event for all ambitious businesses who are looking to grow and prosper.
7th November 2019Ben Fogle: Tales From the Wilderness
Thrilling tales from a modern day explorer. From crossing Antarctica to conquering Everest, Ben will take the audience on an inspiring adventure.
8th November 2019The George Michael Story
Welcome to The George Michael Story with live shows at venues across the UK. The only truly accurate tribute to George Michael.
22nd November 2019Othello
The critically-acclaimed Pantaloons relocate Shakespeare's classic tragedy of jealousy and deception to a jazz-age setting, with live music, intense drama, and more than a hint of their own inimitable brand of theatrical mischief.
29th November
(to 30th November 2019)
Wine Festival Winchester And Exhibition
Wine Festival Winchester And Exhibition is a 2 day event being held from 29rd November to the 30th November 2019 at the Winchester Guildhall in Winchester, United Kingdom.

December 2019

1st December 2019Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Mayflower Theatre
3rd December
(to 7th December 2019)
Nativity! The Musical
Your favorite festive film is now a major new musical adapted for the stage by Debbie Isitt, the creator of the much-loved films.
5th December 2019Christmas Murder Mystery Nights at Chilworth Manor
We Wish You a Merry Murder
14th December
(to 4th January 2020)
Pantomime - Peter Pan
Mayflower Theatre - Southampton

January 2020

17th January 2020I Love The 80's
DIG OUT YOUR DENIM, CRIMP YOUR HAIR, PULL ON YOUR LEG WARMERS AND HIT THE DANCE FLOOR FOR A FANTASTIC NIGHT OF LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
24th January 2020New Jersey Boys
The New Jersey boys have been filling theatres all over the UK singing all the hits of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons such hits as Big Girls don't Cry, Bye Bye Baby, Lets Hang On, Oh What A Night and many more.
24th January 2020Local Produce Trade Show
Food and drink suppliers and buyers from the South are invited to get involved in the Business South 12th Annual Local Produce Trade Show at The Ageas Bowl.

February 2020

15th February 2020ONE NIGHT OF ELVIS - LEE MEMPHIS KING
THERE ARE ELVIS TRIBUTES...AND THEN THERE'S LEE MEMPHIS KING.
20th February 2020Little Mix Magic
Join us for what we're sure will be an amazing afternoon filled with lots of dancing and singing.
28th February 2020Thank ABBA for the music
Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time to when ABBA dominated the charts and ruled the airwaves!

March 2020

1st March
(to 30th November 2020)
Mayflower 400 Celebrations
Southampton
13th March 2020DETROIT EXPRESS AND MOTOWN SHOW
FUNK, SOUL & MOTOWN BAND BRILLIANTLY PERFORMING THE MUSIC OF SOUL AND MOTOWN LEGENDS

June 2020

9th June
(to 11th June 2020)
Seawork 2020
Seawork is a 'one stop shop' for buyers, providing access to the commercial marine and workboat markets. It is the largest European commercial marine exhibition held at the prestigious Mayflower Park venue in Southampton, SO14 2AN, United Kingdom.

August 2020

14th August
(to 16th August 2020)
Southampton Maritime festival - Mayflower 400yr Anniversary
Southampton