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

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The UK Hip Hop Dance Championships
Mountbatten Centre

The UK Hip Hop Dance Championships is one of the UK Most popular street dance events with up to 10 regional events each year under the unifying banner ONE Country ONE Team.2015 marks the beginning of the 10 Anniversary of the UK…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 606255
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Wessex Guild of Craftsmen Exhibition
Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Ten members from the Wessex Guild of Craftsmen will be at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens from Wednesday the 22nd to Monday the 27th.Members who are participating in this Exhibition and Sale of Work are:Sheila Barrow Textiles.Jo Berryman Pottery.Thea Hamlin …

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 0142 086140
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Wuthering Heights
The Mayflower Theatre

Passionate and obsessive Cathy and Heathcliffs love is as unruly and dangerous as the Yorkshire moors that surround them.As children they are inseparable running wild and free on the moors but over time their childish affection deepens into an overwhelming love …

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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Titchfield Art & Craft Show 2015 - Preview Evening
Titchfield Community Centre

A popular annual event that enables Artists Photographers and Crafts People from Hampshire and beyond to exhibit and sell their paintings photographs and local craft. We also hold a Childrens Art competition in conjunction with our local schools. All proceeds…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07962 200208
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Duke Special
Talking Heads

For his thousands of fans he is known as Duke Special. But for his family friends and loved ones he is their dear Peter Wilson. Lisburn North Ireland witnessed the birth of this very…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Status Quo
Portsmouth Guildhall

Also known as 'The Quo' of simple 'Quo' the band is synonymous with their own unique style of 'boogie rock' and 'shadow step' guitar riffs. Status Quo was founded in the early 1960s by Francis…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Titchfield Art & Craft Show 2015
Titchfield Community Centre

A popular annual event that enables Artists Photographers and Crafts People from Hampshire and beyond to exhibit and sell their paintings photographs and local craft. We also hold a Childrens Art competition in conjunction with our local schools. All proceeds…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07962 200208
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Beaulieu Boatjumble
Beaulieu

Beaulieu Boatjumble has around 1000 stands of boating bits new trailerable boats dinghies equipment and craft from classics to nearly new. With thousands of new and used boating bargains it makes for an unmissable event for all sailors. You can be sure…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01590 612888
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Seasick Steve
O2 Guildhall Southampton

American born blues musician Seasick Steve ‐ real name Steven Gene Wold ‐ has a long and distinguished career in the music industry. Learning the guitar at the age of eight Steve left home…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
MAY
Spinnaker Tower Comedy Club
Spinnaker Tower

1st MayJames Alderson introduces the hottest comedians in the UK right now headlined by Dane Baptiste who many will recognise from numerous BBC 3 shows and has been tipped by The Guardian The Independent and The Times as one to watch for…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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02
MAY
Michael Ball
Portsmouth Guildhall

Michael Ball Britains leading musical theatre star multi‐platinum recording artist TV and radio presenter and Olivier Award winner has announced that he will be hitting the road once more across the length and breadth of…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
MAY
Cars, Trains, Bikes
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

Or....Things on wheelsWe already have one car club booked to visit and lots of other plans afoot. Our steam engine will be steamed up and working trains running activities for children craft stalls in our big exhibition area upstairs caf as always.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01489 576248
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04
MAY
Laura Marling
O2 Guildhall Southampton

At just twenty‐one Laura Marling has had a career many of her peers would dream of. Currently nominated for a second successive Brit Award thanks to the fantastic A Creature I Dont Know ‐ released…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
MAY
Belle and Sebastian
Portsmouth Guildhall

Influential indie pop band Belle and Sebastian formed in 1996 in Glasgow Scotland. Their eighth album the first for four years has been received well by critics and the band has been compared to…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
MAY
Fort Widley Ghost Hunt
Fort Widley

Fort Widley was part of Palmerstons Folly ‐ a civil defense across Portsdown Hill built in 1861 to defend the city from sea and land attack. The Victorian fort has had numerous reported sightings of ghosts over its 146‐year history.During World War…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07516 103947
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10
MAY
Mike the Mechanics
Portsmouth Guildhall

Mike the Mechanics at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth on Sunday 10 May 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Mike the Mechanics tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
MAY
Havant Chamber Orchestra
Ferneham Hall

Robin Browning conducts Weber Beethoven ‐ Violin Concerto soloist: Savitri Grier & Schubert Symphony No. 2.…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01329 231942
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16
MAY
Quartet
Chesil Theatre

QUARTETBy Ronald HarwoodDirected by Peter Liddiard16 23 May at 7.45pm not Sun and 2.30pm on 23 MayReading 6 March at 7:45pmAuditions 8 & 9 March at 7:45pmWere artists arent we were supposed to celebrate lifeA gentle and poignant comedy about life‐long…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03336 663366
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20
MAY
Lee Nelson
Portsmouth Guildhall

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

20
MAY
Lee Nelson LIVE
Portsmouth Guildhall

I've hosted Live at the Apollo sold out my three‐times extended Lee Nelson Live tour had over two million people watching BBC Three's Lee Nelson's Well Good Show and Lee Nelson's Well Funny People and…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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MAY
Dylan Moran
Portsmouth Guildhall

Dylan Moran star of Black Books Shaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011. Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
MAY
Children's Fun Day
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

JUST what it says on the tinA day of activities for children. Why not come along and get rid of that surplus energy at the museum There will be Circus skills free Tommy Train layout Nerf game Gladiators and Rodeo Bull small…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01489 576248
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MAY
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Portsmouth Guildhall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth on Friday 29 May 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Jimmy Carr Funny Business tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
JUN
Manic Street Preachers
O2 Guildhall Southampton

The Manics debut album Generation Terrorists in 1992 gained them a huge following and cult status. Since then they seen 8 out of 10 albums released make the top ten with 15 top ten singles…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUN
Laughter Live!
Ferneham Hall

This shows headliner is a TOP SECRET TV ACT and one of TVs hottest properties right now rising through the ranks and surely set to become an even bigger star in the next 12 months.As seen onThe Royal Variety PerformanceLive At The…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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JUN
Bryan Ferry
Portsmouth Guildhall

Lead vocalist and charismatic front man of Roxy Music where he originally performed alongside fellow greats like Brian Eno and outstanding solo star Bryan Ferry is a living legend.With a smooth timeless style inspired by…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
JUN
Comedy All Stars
Barton Hall Horndean Technology College

Hosted by James Alderson this show continues to prove that big names want to come down to little ol Horndean for a terrific night of laughterHeadliner Tom Stade is confirmedAs seen on Daves One Night Stand Live At The Apollo Michael McIntyres…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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14
JUN
England vs New Zealand 3rd ODI
The Ageas Bowl

England vs New Zealand 3rd ODI at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton on Sunday 14 June 2015. 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: 6 miles away
Category: Sports

19
JUN
Elvis Costello
O2 Guildhall Southampton

Regarded by many to be one of the more influential and creative musicians of his era Elvis Costello has consistently released his unique variety of music since the late 1970s. With an individual style that…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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JUL
The Seagull
Chesil Theatre

The SeagullBy Anton ChekhovA new version by Anya ReissDirected by Deborah Edgington11 18 July at 7.45pm not Sun and 2.30pm on 18 JulyReading on 24 April at 7:45pmAuditions 26 & 27 April at 7:45pmLove is the only thing on this earth…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03336 663366
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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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