What's on inLymington

Welcome to Lymington

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Lymington - 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 Lymington to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Lymington

28
MAY
A TURTLE-Y AWESOME HALF TERM!
Oceanarium, The Bournemouth Aquarium

Visit the Oceanarium this half term and discover a whole world of oceans under one roof from the furry and feathery to slimy and scaly. Come face to face with stunning sharks rare green sea turtles and colourful clownfish to menacing piranhas…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01202 311993
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28
MAY
Half-Term Holiday Fun
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Join us at Beaulieu over the May Half Term for Giant Games & Super‐Sized Scalextric plus medieval activities from Tuesday 31 MayGiant Games: Challenge your family throughout the half‐term holiday: race to the top of the leader board on our giant…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612345
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28
MAY
Hans Zimmer
Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

Hans Zimmer at Bournemouth International Centre BIC in Bournemouth on Saturday 28 May 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
MAY
Truckmania
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Stand amongst the giants of motoring and enjoy a day of all things truckingMarvel at the Monster Truck displays test your strength in the Tug a Truck challenge try out your driving skills in the Mini Truck arena and much more... with…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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02
JUN
Noises Off
The Nuffield Theatre

Thats what its all about. Doors and sardines. Getting on getting off. Getting the sardines on getting the sardines off. Thats theatre. This irresistible unruly comedy serves up a glimpse in to the onstage and offstage antics of a touring…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 671771
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03
JUN
Somerley Tea Party 2016 @ Somerley Estate
Somerley Estate

Over the past two years we have brought some of the most respected underground DJs and producers from across the globe to our beautiful abode and our 3rd installment will be no exception.2016 ‐ The Somerley Tea Party is back for its…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07593 221454
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05
JUN
Simply Porsche
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Come to Beaulieu in your Porsche on Sunday 5 June and become part of the fourth Simply Porsche a gathering of Porsche cars of all shapes and sizes. Join other Porsche enthusiasts and show off your pride and joy. All models…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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07
JUN
BIIAB Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH)
The Norfolk Royale Hotel

BIIAB Award for Personal Licence Holders APLH Level 2 BournemouthGain the qualification needed to apply for your Personal Licence to sell alcohol and advance your career prospects within the licensed retail sector.This 1 day APLH course held at The Norfolk Royale Hotel…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 08000 786056
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10
JUN
Rod Stewart
The Ageas Bowl

One of the most successful recording artists of all time Rod Stewart was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame way back in 1994. Awarded a CBE for services to music he…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
JUN
WWE Presents NXT
Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

WWE Presents NXT at Bournemouth International Centre BIC in Bournemouth on Thursday 16 June 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch WWE Presents NXT…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Sports

17
JUN
Lady Boys of Bangkok: Forever Yours - BOURNEMOUTH
The Sabai Pavilion

Energetic exotic eclectic and completely unpredictable those sensationally glamorous LADY BOYS OF BANGKOK are ready to whoop it up in BOURNEMOUTH for the very first time with a dazzling new production of the countrys most popular touring cabaret show ‐ Forever…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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18
JUN
Simply Classics & Sports Car
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

The sixth Beaulieu Simply Classics & Sport Car event will take place on Saturday 18 June 2016 and promises to be a great day out for all motoring enthusiasts. With hundreds of vehicles on display owners of classic vehicles dated pre 1990…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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19
JUN
Hot Rod and Custom Drive-In Day
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Bring the family down to Beaulieu for Fathers Day 2016 to enjoy a colourful display of hundreds of custom cars and motorcycles. With live music and entertainment there will be something for all the family to enjoy. PLUS: Back for 2016 the…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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21
JUN
Barry Manilow
Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

For a veteran such as Barry Manilow taking it easy may seem an acceptable idea. However this isnt on the horizon for the Billboard friendly legend. Manilow released his Super Hits album in April…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
JUN
George Benson
Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

Fresh off his NAACP Award for Best Jazz Album for Guitar Man 10 time Grammy winner and legendary guitarist George Benson is bringing his jazzy style across the pond. A singer songwriter composer and guitarist…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
JUN
Simply VW
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Come to Beaulieu in your VW and become part of the second Simply VW rally. All models are welcome and visitors will have the choice to vote for their favourite in the Peoples Choice Award the winner will receive a Beaulieu…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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28
JUN
The Gruffalo's Child
The Nuffield Theatre

Wed 29th Jun to Sun 3rd July‐ 10:30amTall Stories return bringing Julia Donaldson and Axel Schefflers award‐winning sequel to life in this magical musical stage adaptation.All adults must be accompanied by a responsible childSuitable for ages 3…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 671771
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29
JUN
Southampton Ghost Walk
Outside Tudor House

Southampton gets spooky as Supernatural Tours joins forces with SEE Southampton Two of Southamptons tour companies are set to join forces in 2016 to bring an all new ghost walk to the city. Scream in Southampton with our interactive Southampton Ghost Walk.…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07516 103947
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01
JUL
Burlesque Showcase featuring Velma Von Bon Bon
Kinson Community Centre

It gives me the greatest pleasure to finally reveal that we have a very special guest coming to Bournemouth to Headline our July Showcase and teach some fabulous workshops This highly sought after Lady has been on my wish list for absolutely…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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02
JUL
Earth Wind Fire
Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

Earth Wind Fire at Bournemouth International Centre BIC in Bournemouth on Saturday 02 July 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUL
The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk
The Nuffield Theatre

Perhaps youve seen them floating over a Russian village Or perhaps youve seen her toppling forward arms full of wild flowers as he arches above her head and steals a kissMeet Marc and Bella Chagall The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk Partners in…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 671771
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05
JUL
England vs Sri Lanka NatWest IT20
The Ageas Bowl

England vs Sri Lanka NatWest IT20 at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton on Tuesday 05 July 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Sports

10
JUL
Simply Bikes
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Enjoy a ride through the beautiful New Forest and join us for the popular Simply Bikes rally. All bikes are welcome and visitors will have the choice to vote for their favourite in the Peoples Choice Award the winner will receive…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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13
JUL
The Last Shadow Puppets
Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

The Last Shadow Puppets at Bournemouth International Centre BIC in Bournemouth on Wednesday 13 July 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
JUL
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
Priory House Garden

38th Annual Open‐air Shakespeare performance by the Bournemouth Shakespeare Players. They have presented everything from bright comedies and educational histories to handkerchief wetting tragedies. Part of The Royal Shakespeare Companys Open Stages. Tickets and further details on Tel No. 01202 534776. Adults…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01202 534776
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31
JUL
Simply Japanese
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Come to Beaulieu in your Japanese vehicle on Sunday 31 July and become part of Simply Japanese a gathering of Japanese vehicles of all shapes and sizes. All models are welcome and visitors will have the choice to vote for their…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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13
AUG
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Highbridge Farm

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful new musical score and…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01962 840500
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21
AUG
Supercar Showdown
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

See the worlds most prestigious supercars unleash their horsepower through the grounds of Beaulieu in the ever‐popular Supercar Showdown. Your Supercar Showdown ticket includes entry to the Beaulieu attraction including the National Motor Museum Palace House Beaulieu Abbey and World of Top…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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03
SEP
International Autojumble
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01590 612888
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04
SEP
Barenaked Ladies
O2 Academy Bournemouth

Canadian Alternative Rock band Barenaked Ladies have been together since 1998. Jim Creegan Kevin Hearn Ed Robertson and Tyler Stewart are collectively BNL or BnL to their fans. The band has achieved huge worldwide success…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Beaulieu Palace House

Formerly the 14th century Great Gatehouse of Beaulieu Abbey, Palace House is set in glorious grounds and gardens with immaculate spreading lawns and walkways overlooking the Beaulieu River. The House has been in Lord Montagu's family ownership since 1538, when Sir Thomas Wriothesley, later 1st Earl of Southampton,…

Beaulieu National Motor Museum

Few car museums in the world can match the unique collection of the world renowned National Motor Museum at Beaulieu. Managed by the National Motor Museum Trust, Beaulieu is also the home of the world famous Beaulieu International Autojumble and Automart. Whether your interest is as an individual,…

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway is a magical place in the New Forest National ParkThe Gardens are a spectacular 200 acre 100 hectare site, world‐famous for the Rothschild Collection of rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias and rare trees and shrubs. This earthly paradise offers a riot of colour in spring,…

Beaulieu

Beaulieu, one of the South of England's top day visitor attractions, is set in the heart of the New Forest, the UK's newest National Park. Beaulieu is a guaranteed great family day out with lots for everyone to enjoy including the world famous National Motor Museum, Palace House,…

Beaulieu Abbey

Beaulieu Abbey was founded in 1204 by Cistercian monks on land given to them by King John. Although much was destroyed at the time of the Dissolution of the Monasteries during the reign of Henry VIII, there is still much for visitors to see today. In medieval times,…

Bucklers Hard Village and Maritime Museum

Buckler's Hard is a picturesque 18th century village on the banks of the Beaulieu River in the heart of the New Forest. Historically, it is famed as the place where some of the ships of Nelson's fleet were built, but whether your interest is as a visitor ‐…

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