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

27
JUL
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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30
JUL
The Hogwallops
Walpole Park (Gosport)

Spectacular circus skills blend seamlessly with physical comedy theatrical storytelling and slapstick in this chaotic and colourful tale of The Hogwallops a family of misfits. Its Grandpas birthday. He loves bananas and after the housework is done the family get together to…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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: 14.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 612888
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31
JUL
The Hogswallops
Walpole Park (Gosport)

Spectacular circus skills blend seamlessly with physical comedy theatrical storytelling and slapstick in this chaotic and colourful tale of The Hogwallops a family of misfits. Its Grandpas birthday. He loves bananas and after the housework is done the family get together to…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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03
AUG
Artists in August Exhibition
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

Exhibition of recent work by Southampton University Art graduates. Five artists ‐ Five styles. In addition there will be a varied programme of activities for children inspired by the exhibition. Exhibition and activities are included in the price of museum visit.PLEASE NOTE:…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01489 576248
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07
AUG
Family Days @ The Brickworks!
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

Over the August holidays we are going to be running all kinds of art activities for children. Lots of making going on. This is part of the ordinary museum visit and if you buy a ticket once then you can come for…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01489 576248
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08
AUG
Summer School
Making Space

Over the course of the week young people are given the opportunity to take part in nine different creative activities as well as the chance to put on their own exhibition at the end of the programme.Those attending for the full week…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02392 472491
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14
AUG
Vehicles through the ages
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

Steam‐up Sunday again and this time there will be all kinds of vehicles on site to make the visit even more interesting. We will be all steamed up and the machinery working. The Trains Trust will be running their trains subject to…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01489 576248
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15
AUG
Reach Out Summer School
Making Space

£7.50 per child10 child places only so please book early to avoid disappointment.To book please call email Making Space on 023 9247 2491 adminmakingspace.orgRequirementsPlease note as Making Space is a charity we require a minimum number of participants to make…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02392 472491
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16
AUG
Winchester Original Ghost Walk
Royal Oak

Get ready to discover the ghosts of Winchester in this Ultimate Ghost Walk Experience Our guides will take you on a journey around the citys historic streets sharing its many secrets with you. Youll hear about the bloody plots of treason horrific…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07516 103947
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18
AUG
The Massive A-Level Results Party, Hosted by The G
Liquid & Envy, Portsmouth

On Thurday 18th August 2016 Liquid Superclub will be transformed like never before for the Ultimate life changing A‐Level results party. Expect...The Gogglebox superstars Stephen and Chris hosting and doing a meet and greet with photos. Ku De Ta djs Co2 jets…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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20
AUG
Beaulieu Supercar Weekend
Beaulieu

The new Beaulieu Supercar Weekend will take place on August 20th and 21st as part of a new partnership between Beaulieu Enterprises and Brand Events.This high octane weekend will build on the popularity of Beaulieus Supercar Showdown which has run as a…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01590 614618
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27
AUG
Art Exhibition and Sale
Overton Recreation Centre

Exhibition of local artists work in all mediums. Please feel free to come along and browse a catalogue is available to purchase and most artwork is for sale so if you are interested in owning a piece of original…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01256 841784
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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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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

.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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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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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

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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