What's on inBasingstoke

Welcome to Basingstoke

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Basingstoke - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Basingstoke to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Basingstoke

Lucienne Day: Living Design
Willis Museum

Lucienne Day: Living Design tells the story of Luciennes design career unfolding in a sequence of images and textiles drawn from the archives of The Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation.Photographs show the lead up to her career breakthrough at the Festival of…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01256 465902
Speed Dating in Basingstoke
Las Iguanas

Basingstoke Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Basingstoke EventsAt one of our Basingstoke Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
Murder, Margaret and Me
The Haymarket

Murder Margaret and Me is the story of an unlikely friendship between famed actress Margaret Rutherford and world‐renowned Queen of Crime Agatha Christie. In the early sixties these two national treasures were the creative force behind one of British cinemas most…


Tourist Attractions

Basing House

Basing House, Hampshire, was a major English Tudor palace and castle that once rivalled Hampton Court Palace in its size and opulence. Today only the foundations and earthworks remain.Basing House is located in the village of Old Basing, approximately one mile east of the centre of the town…


Zero Nightclub in Basingstoke, Hampshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01256 330400 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…


Bowling at Bowlplex in Basingstoke, Hampshire. Contact venue on 01256 811405 for opening times and entrance costs.…


Skirmish ‐ Paintball in Alton, Hampshire. Contact the venue on telephone number 01256 381628 for location, prices, equipment supplied, and availability for paintball games at Skirmish.…

The Vyne

16th‐century house and estate reflecting changing styles and tastes over 500 yearsBuilt in the early 16th century for Lord Sandys, Henry VIII's Lord Chamberlain, the house acquired a classical portico in the mid‐17th century the first of its kind in England and contains a fascinating Tudor chapel with…

Planet Ice

Ice Skating Rink at Planet Ice in Basingstoke, Hampshire. Contact venue on 01256 355266 for Ice Skating Rink opening times, entrance costs and skate hire.…

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