What's on inOwslebury

Welcome to Owslebury

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

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Forthcoming events in Owslebury

31
AUG
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: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07516 103947
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01
SEP
"Indian Terracotta Art" photographic exhibition
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

An exhibition of photographs showing the rich and living tradition of terracotta art in India. Exhibition is included in the price of museum visit. …

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01489 576248
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02
SEP
23rd Carole Nash Eurojumble
Meadowmead Farm

The ideal destination for traders and visitors alike the annual Carole Nash Eurojumble is one of the UKs biggest bike autojumbles and its growing every year From tyres to tinware and engines to oil there are thousands of bargains to be had…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01507 529529
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02
SEP
The 23rd Carole Nash Eurojumble
Meadowmead Farm

Its the event that has the best bike bargains in the land and this September 2‐3 thats a Friday and Saturday dont forget will once again see motorcycle owners and restorers make the trip to Netley Marsh near Southampton for the Carole…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01507 529470
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03
SEP
International Autojumble
National Motor Museum, Beaulieu

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01590 612888
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07
SEP
In Conversation with Loyd Grossman
The Guildhall, Winchester

Loyd Grossman CBE entrepreneur historian writer and broadcaster. Born in Boston and educated at Boston University BA the London School of Economics MSc and Magdalene College Cambridge MPhil PhD Loyd has been based in the UK since 1975.After an early career in…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01962 857275
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07
SEP
No Briton Is An Island
Buildings 2000 & 3000

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe theme for this exhibition is images of this sceptered Isle we call Britain. Home to a lost empire cultural diversity and with a moving landscape a Britain which…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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08
SEP
G4 Back For Good Tour 2016
Jersey Opera House

. Having reunited in 2014 G4 are now officially Back For Good.Hail the kings of Popera Daily MailA 5 masterclass in delivery tone and performance Celebrity RadioA pitch‐perfect performance Frost MagazineVocally Flawless Entertainment FocusSpecial Guests8th September: Vox Fortura soprano Georgi Mottram &…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07989 302532
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08
SEP
Heritage Open Days @ The Brickworks!
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

A chance to see the museum for FREE We are open again as part of this national scheme to help everyone get close to our amazing heritage.PLEASE NOTE: The Heritage Days this year are 8th and 11th September ONLY…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01489 576248
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09
SEP
Aerial Capers: Colin Prescot
Stockbridge Town Hall

The Museum of Army Flying holds a special lecture at Stockbridge Town Hall. Our guest Speaker is world record breaker adventure balloonist and author of The Edge of Space Colin Prescot. Aerial Capers charts a fascinating journey from adventure balloonist and stuntman…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01264 784421
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10
SEP
BUTSERFEST 2016
Queen Elizabeth Country Park, Petersfield

Butserfest is the UKs biggest and best alcohol and drug‐free music festival for young people. It features three stages of live music showcasing everything from internationally acclaimed bands to local up and coming acts. Its going to be amazing Our line‐up announcements…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01730 266551
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10
SEP
Counterfeit Sixties Show
The Concorde Club

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 613989
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11
SEP
PORTSMOUTH MUSIC COMPETITION – OPEN MIC UK 2016
The 1865

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Portsmouth music competition are coming to The 1865 in Portsmouth. The Portsmouth music competition is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan Karen…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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11
SEP
SOUTHAMPTON MUSIC COMPETITION – OPEN MIC UK 2016
The 1865

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Southampton music competition are coming to The 1865 in Southampton. The Southampton music competition is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan Karen…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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11
SEP
SOUTHAMPTON SINGING AUDITIONS – OPEN MIC UK 2016
1865

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Southampton singing auditions are coming to The 1865 in Southampton. The Southampton singing auditions is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan Karen…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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16
SEP
The Southampton Boat Show 2016
Mayflower Park

Now in its 48th year the Southampton Boat Show returns in September and will showcase the very best that the international sailing and boating world has to offer. With hundreds of boats on display including 330 on the stunning marina itself…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)1784 473377
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17
SEP
Gilbert and Sullivan Concert
St George's Church

Concert by Opera Comique for church funds. Opera Comique specialise in performing Gilbert and Sullivan operettas.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01329 665170
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22
SEP
3 Steps To The Paperless Office
Konica Minolta

Join us at Konica Minoltas Southern Headquarters in Chandlers Ford Southampton. Featuring guest speakers from Barclays Bank and Konica Minolta this informative morning event will talk about the 3 steps to the paperless office and how to automate business processes through the…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02380 267755
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22
SEP
Winning the Schneider Trophy
Museum Of Army Flying

Paul Beaver returns to the Museum of Army Flying with a brand new Autumn lecture series. As an aviation author historian commentator and pilot Paul is an expert in his field.This September marks 85 years since the UK won the coveted trophy…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01264 784421
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23
SEP
Comedy All Stars 4th Birthday Special!
Barton Hall

Back from the Summer break and fully refreshed for the biggest laughs ever Comedy All Stars is 4 YEARS OLD ‐ and what a night weve got planned.Popcorn and hotdogs in the foyer a photobooth to remember the night with crazy photos…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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25
SEP
BIG Walkies Portsmouth
Staunton Country Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Portsmouth ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Sir George Staunton Country Park on Sunday 25 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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25
SEP
Trains Galore @ The Brickworks!
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

The September Steam‐up Sunday will be helped by the addition of lots more trains an extra treat for the train lovers amongst you. We will have the museum all steamed up and working plus the caf and the museum visit itself.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01489 576248
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30
SEP
Spinnaker Tower Comedy Club
Spinnaker Tower

Spinnaker Tower Comedy ClubAward winning local comedian James Alderson introduces 3 brilliant comedians back to the stage after the Summer break and what a line up he hasOpening the show is another comedian hailing from Portsmouth Suzi Ruffell Suzi has recently been…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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03
OCT
Jamie T
Portsmouth Guildhall

Jamie T at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth on Monday 03 October 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 all the tickets for…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
OCT
The Complete Deaths
The Nuffield Theatre

There are 74 onstage deaths in the works of William Shakespeare ‐ 75 if you count the black ill‐favoured fly killed in Titus Andronicus. From the Roman suicides in Julius Caesar to the death fall of Prince Arthur in King John; from…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 671771
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13
OCT
World Sight Day @ The Brickworks!
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

We are taking part in this international initiative for the first time. We want to encourage people with visual impairments to visit the museum. Its a really touchy feely place with very little that is out of bounds. Although it is an…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01489 576248
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16
OCT
Marcus Brigstocke: Why The Long Face?
The Nuffield Theatre

Dazzling inspired perfectly observed. Ive yet to see anything funnier ‐ Daily TelegraphIntelligent dark subtle stuff ‐ The Observer ... Charming hilarious and utterly refreshing ‐ Sunday MirrorI was born with a long face and now theres UKIP and Putin…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 671771
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18
OCT
Level 42
Portsmouth Guildhall

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
OCT
Graeme Swann's Great British Spin Off
The Nuffield Theatre

This Autumn Graeme Swann Englands greatest ever spin bowler is heading out on a UK theatre tour with none other than crickets best loved commentator Henry Blofeld.Who better to discuss the trials and tribulations of Swannys illustrious career than the man who…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 671771
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20
OCT
Winkle - Life at Full Throttle
Museum Of Army Flying

Paul Beaver returns to the Museum of Army Flying with a brand new Autumn lecture series. As an aviation author historian commentator and pilot Paul is an expert in his field.Captain Eric Brown better known as Winkle died in February. Winkle…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01264 784421
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Tourist Attractions


Marwell Zoo

Marwell is a great place for a day out. From antelope to ants, from bats to bongo, from wallabies to warthogs, from zebra to zebu ‐ there are over 200 different species of amazing animals.Zambar the Amur tiger cub was born in March and had a slightly shaky…

Bishops Waltham Palace

The ruins of a medieval palace together with later additions used by the bishops and senior clergy of Winchester as they travelled through their diocese. Winchester was the richest diocese in England, and its properties were grandiose and extravagantly appointed. Much of what can be seen today is…

Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway

Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway is a dual gauge 10 7 miniature railway running from its main station, Eastleigh Parkway, to Monks Brook Halt. Trains are normally steam hauled exceptthe last trains of the day. We are in the process of covering in our First Class coaches.The…

Ghost Bus Tours

Ghost Bus Tour Do you dare to take a twilight tour aboard Alf the Ghost Bus and discover a darker side to the city of PortsmouthAs darkness falls our costumed guide will tell you tales of gruesome ghosts, ghastly goings on and spooky secrets, as we wend our…

Museum of Archaeology

The Museum of Archaeology in Southampton displays artefacts from prehistoric, Roman, Saxon and medieval Southampton. It also has objects from outside Southampton, including some from ancient Egypt. God's House Tower itself is a fascinating historic building. God's House Tower stands at the south‐east corner of…

Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum

Follow the fortunes of the Regiment's active service including the Battle of Minden, Germany in 1759 through wars in China, Afghanistan, India the Mutiny and the North West Frontier, and South Africa to the great campaigns of the First and Second World Wars. The Regiment Museum comprises…

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