What's on in Portchester, Hampshire
Welcome to Portchester in the beautiful county of Hampshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Portchester - 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 Portchester to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Portchester
If you're out on the tiles in Portchester then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Portchester will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Portchester.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Portchester (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Portchester for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Portchester for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Red Lion HotelFareham
Rooms from £39.00
Premier Inn Portsmouth Port SolentPortsmouth
Rooms from £48.00
Premier Inn Portsmouth (Port Solent East)Portsmouth
Rooms from £48.00
Lysses House HotelFareham
Rooms from £79.00
Portsmouth Marriott HotelPortsmouth
Rooms from £93.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Talk Fifty Years in Pharmacy Bt Barbara WrightCity of Southampton Society [charity] guest speaker is Mrs Barbara Wright, retired pharmicist recalling highlights are her career supported by some interesting exhibits on display. We use the term 'scruples' in conversat…||TomorrowCity of Southampton Society TalkSouthamptonHistoric/Heritage|
|AllisterAllister appears live in Southampton, Hampshire at Southampton Joiners Arms on Tuesday, 21 May 2013. For ticket prices to watch Allister at Southampton Joiners Arms, see the list of tickets available for Allister.…||21 May 2013Southampton Joiners ArmsSouthamptonMiscellaneous|
|Bill Bailey QualmpeddlarBill Bailey Qualmpeddlar appears live in Portsmouth, Hampshire at Portsmouth Guildhall on Tuesday, 21 May 2013. For ticket prices to watch Bill Bailey Qualmpeddlar at Portsmouth Guildhall, see the list of tickets availa…||21 May 2013Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|Bill Bailey QualmpeddlerBill Bailey Qualmpeddler will be performing live Comedy at Portsmouth Guildhall on the Tuesday, 21 May 2013 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. Buy tickets for Bill Bailey Qualmpeddler online.…||21 May 2013Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Craig DavidCraig David performs live at Southampton Guildhall in Southampton, Hampshire on Tuesday, 21 May 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Craig David at Southampton Guildhall now.…||21 May 2013Southampton GuildhallSouthamptonMiscellaneous|
|Lucy RoseLucy Rose performs live at The Brook in Southampton, Hampshire on Tuesday, 21 May 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Lucy Rose at The Brook now.…||21 May 2013The BrookSouthamptonMiscellaneous|
|Then JericoThen Jerico at The Brook live on Wednesday, 22 May 2013 in Southampton, Hampshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Wednesday, 22 May 2013 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Then Jeri…||22 May 2013The BrookSouthamptonMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Billy OceanThe biggest Black Recording Star Britain has ever produced in the intimate surroundings of the Concorde Club. We are priviliged to have Billy Ocean perform at the Concorde Club for the 1st time on his UK Tour. From…||23 May 2013The Concorde ClubEastleighMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Cool Runnings Reggae Sound SystemCOOL RUNNINGS REGGAE SOUND SYSTEM - LAUNCH PARTY The Summer Bank Holiday brings warm, positive vibes to Orange Rooms as we present the launch of a brand new reggae night, Cool Runnings. A bi-monthly event bringing the C…||24 May 2013Orange RoomsSouthamptonNightclubs|
|Dutch UnclesLive music/Indie And Alternative event at Joiners Arms, Southampton, Hampshire. To watch Dutch Uncles live at Joiners Arms on the Friday, 24 May 2013, check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and com…||24 May 2013Joiners ArmsSouthamptonMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|PhoneyfestLINE UP: Stereotonics, Oasish, Limehouse Lizzy, Foe Fighters, Legend with a tribute to Bob Marley and MANY MORE!! Hosted over 3 hopefully sunny days and balmy nights PhoneyFEST brings you the sounds and excitement o…||24 - 26 May 2013The Concorde ClubEastleighMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Phoneyfest 2013A Festival of Tribute Bands - May 24-26 2013 Welcome to PhoneyFEST the biggest and only 3 day tribute festival in the South! This will be the 3rd year of PhoneyFEST. Over the last 2 years we have seen the greate…||24 - 26 May 2013Concorde ClubEastleighMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Burnt IcePortsmouth's longest running blues band Burnt Ice have been around since 1987! That's a scary thought, but in that time they have developed one of the most powerful sounds arround. The blues of Burnt Ice blend raw funky …||25 May 2013The SeahorseGosportMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|High Tide Boat Party AfterpartyHigh Tide AFTER PARTY feat: JONNY CADE @ Orange Rooms & POP AFTER PARTY @ ORANGE ROOMS & POP // 8:30PM 3AM yes,Yes,YES!! It's another Bank Holiday already, meaning more HIGH TIDE AFTER PARTY SHENANIGANS…||26 May 2013Orange RoomssoutahmptonNightclubs|
|High Tide Boat Party Feat Nick CurlyHigh Tide Boat Party feat: NICK CURLY The Solent HIGH TIDE BANK HOLIDAY BOAT PARTY PRESENTS: NICK CURLY For our third installment of the summer boat season we welcome back Space Ibiza resident and one o…||26 May 2013Orange RoomsSouthamptonNightclubs|
|The McginleysCelebrate Bank Holiday weekend at The Seahorse with some fantastic entertainment from The McGinleys. With a bouncy castle also on offer for the kids, this is sure to be a great afternoon spent on Broadsands Drive. …||26 May 2013The SeahorseGosportMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|The SpecialsThe Specials at Portsmouth Guildhall live on Sunday, 26 May 2013 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. For tickets to see The Specials at Portsmouth Guildhall, see the list of ticket prices.…||26 May 2013Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|Sean LockTickets for Sean Lock at Kings Theatre on the Wednesday, 29 May 2013 are bound to sell out fast - to watch Sean Lock live at Kings Theatre see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices, primary and secondary (…||29 May 2013Kings TheatrePortsmouthTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Aaa Presents MaxinYes My Friends! Guaranteed to get the crowds cheering, MAXIN' 'sends you back to a golden age of R & B and hip-hop, all with a huge grin on everyone's face.Harking back to the days when hip-hop and R'N'B meant Destiny's …||31 May 2013Orange Rooms And PopSouthamptonNightclubs|
|The Billy Fury YearsFull theatre Show! Non-Members Welcome Over 18s Only Hailed as 'the best Fury since Fury', Michael King played the role of Billy Fury on the 2008 smash hit show 'Buddy Holly 50th Anniversary Tour'. He was also the s…||31 May 2013The Concorde ClubEastleighTheatre & Performing Arts|
Wedding fairs in Portchester
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Portchester. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.