What's on in Portchester, Hampshire
Local Tourist Guide
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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Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Portchester to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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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
|The Portsmouth Craft ShowThe all NEW Porstmouth Craft Show. This event is for all handicrafters and craft supplies. Items on sell on the day will cover a wide range of items from knitwear, jewellery, art work, woodwork, cards, scrapbooking, st…||TomorrowMountbatten CentrePortsmouthArts / Craft|
|The Selecter + Talisman on March 08Iconic Ska Legends, The Selecter have announced that they will celebrate their 35th anniversary with an extensive 26-date UK tour in February, March and April 2014, performing their seminal debut album ‘Too Much Pressu…||TomorrowWedgewood RoomsPortsmouthMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|CarmenCarmen at Portsmouth Guildhall live on Sunday, 09 March 2014 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. For tickets to see Carmen at Portsmouth Guildhall, see the list of ticket prices.…||9 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|Bombay Bicycle ClubBombay Bicycle Club performs live at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth, Hampshire on Monday, 10 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Bombay Bicycle Club at Portsmouth Guildhall now.…||10 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|The AnswerThe Answer appears live in Southampton, Hampshire at The Brook on Monday, 10 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch The Answer at The Brook, see the list of tickets available for The Answer.…||10 Mar 2014The BrookSouthamptonMiscellaneous|
|The OvertonesThe Overtones performs live at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth, Hampshire on Wednesday, 12 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for The Overtones at Portsmouth Guildhall now.…||12 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|Eugene 'Hideaway' BridgesEugene 'Hideaway' Bridges is a nomadic musician living his life on the road. His home is wherever the next performance takes him, and every year this is from America through Europe, to Australia with many other stops in …||14 Mar 2014Quay ArtsNewportMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|The StranglersThe Stranglers appears live in Portsmouth, Hampshire at Portsmouth Guildhall on Tuesday, 18 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch The Stranglers at Portsmouth Guildhall, see the list of tickets available for The Strang…||18 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|Chelsea GrinChelsea Grin performs live at Southampton Joiners Arms in Southampton, Hampshire on Wednesday, 19 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Chelsea Grin at Southampton Joiners Arms now.…||19 Mar 2014Southampton Joiners ArmsSouthamptonMiscellaneous|
|Franz FerdinandFranz Ferdinand at Southampton Guildhall live on Wednesday, 19 March 2014 in Southampton, Hampshire. For tickets to see Franz Ferdinand at Southampton Guildhall, see the list of ticket prices.…||19 Mar 2014Southampton GuildhallSouthamptonMiscellaneous|
|Cello and PianoSue Towner, cello and Colin Towner, piano present a musical evening in the elegant Edwardian Music Room of Stansted House. Interval refreshments, served in the Main Hall, are included in the ticket price. Free parking o…||20 Mar 2014Stansted HouseHavantMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Comedy All StarsYet again a terrific night of comedy awaits in the professional setting of Barton Hall with tiered theatre seating, state of the art lighting and sound, and a very reasonably priced bar! Hosting the evening is Craig Mur…||21 Mar 2014Comedy All StarsHorndeanTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Joel Corry: In the Mix 2014 TourFeaturing resident DJ Rob Searle from the Buzz Junkies and other production credits filling Liquid with big room anthems, while DJ Jack Harris rocks Envy with the very best in House and Nu Disco. Drink Offers: £2.…||21 - 22 Mar 2014Liquid and EnvyPortsmouthNightclubs|
|London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra at Portsmouth Guildhall live on Friday, 21 March 2014 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. For tickets to see London Symphony Orchestra at Portsmouth Guildhall, see the list of ticket prices.…||21 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|ShakatakShakatak scored a number of chart entries, including two Top Ten hits in the UK Singles Chart, 'Night Birds' (1982) and 'Down on the Street' (1984) plus a further 12 entries in the Guinness book of British Hit Singles. T…||21 Mar 2014The Concorde ClubEastleighMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Bootleg BeatlesBootleg Beatles appears live in Portsmouth, Hampshire at Portsmouth Guildhall on Saturday, 22 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch Bootleg Beatles at Portsmouth Guildhall, see the list of tickets available for Bootleg…||22 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|The Bootleg BeatlesThe Bootleg Beatles appears live in Portsmouth, Hampshire at Portsmouth Guildhall on Saturday, 22 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch The Bootleg Beatles at Portsmouth Guildhall, see the list of tickets available for…||22 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|Lee Nelson and Joe WilkinsonLee Nelson and Joe Wilkinson will be performing live Comedy at Portsmouth Guildhall on the Sunday, 23 March 2014 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. Buy tickets for Lee Nelson and Joe Wilkinson online.…||23 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthTheatre & Performing Arts|
|MetronomyMetronomy appears live in Portsmouth, Hampshire at Portsmouth Pyramids on Sunday, 23 March 2014. For ticket prices to watch Metronomy at Portsmouth Pyramids, see the list of tickets available for Metronomy.…||23 Mar 2014Portsmouth PyramidsPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
|Portsmouth Music Hub SpacescapePortsmouth Music Hub Spacescape performs live at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth, Hampshire on Monday, 24 March 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Portsmouth Music Hub Spacescape at Portsmouth Guildhall now.…||24 Mar 2014Portsmouth GuildhallPortsmouthMiscellaneous|
Easter in Portchester
Easter activities in Portchester
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Portchester.
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.