The winners of the inaugural 2019 SO Star Awards were announced at a glitzy gala awards’ ceremony held at the Southampton Harbour Hotel and Spa on Sunday 14th April.

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Southampton Football Club are relaunching their events and conference offering, with new-look packages and a re-brand to transform Halo Conferences & Events into Saints Events.

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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.
  • Charity Ceilidh Supporting Brain Injury
    24th May - Please join us at our CHARITY CEILIDH in Support of people with Acquired Brain Injury. This fantastic night will be the highlight of our Brain Injury Awareness Week 20th -26th May 2019 and will be our main fundraising event.
  • The Maze Westquay
    24th May - The Maze on The Esplanade is back for a second year, offering mind boggling fun for all the family.
  • Rum & Reggae Festival Isle of Wight
    25th May - It's time to LIGHT UP THE PLACE, with the widest selection of Rums and the smoothest selection of Reggae music in the UK!
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Portsmouth International Kite Festival

Saturday, 10th August - Sunday, 11th August 2019
Once again the skies above Southsea Common will be full of kites of all shapes and sizes.

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This free event is jointly organised by Portsmouth City Council and The Kite Society of Great Britain.


A truly spectacular event with hundreds of kite fliers from around the world.  Why are the kite fliers so keen to come? They travel to Portsmouth because the International Kite Festival is recognised as one of the best Kite Festivals in the world. It is listed as one of the biggest kite festivals in the world.