What's on inWinchester


Welcome to Winchester

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

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Forthcoming events in Winchester

23
SEP
Winchester Half Marathon
Winchester Guildhall

The route incorporates the High Street Romsey Road and Sparsholt Road to take the runners into the heart of the Winchester countryside. Towards the end of the route runners will pass by St Catherines Hill though fortunately not up the hillThe race…

Category: Sports

TEL: 01962 760060
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23
SEP
Winchester Half Marathon 2018
Winchester Guildhall

Winchester Half Marathon is a beautiful run that starts and finishes in the centre of Winchester outside the Guildhall. The Winchester Half Marathon is a very scenic route through the idyllic setting of the countryside and takes in landmarks such as…

Category: Sports

TEL: 02380 273657
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29
SEP
St Cross Hospital Michaelmas Fair
St Cross Hospital

The Michaelmas Fair held at St Cross is a popular annual event with as many as 20 crafts stall from around Hampshire.This year there will be an added attraction of birds of prey on display and in flight by Falconhigh andThe…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01962 851375
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04
OCT
Speed Dating in Winchester
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Winchester Speed Dating How speed dating in Winchester worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Winchester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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20
OCT
I Do!
Winchester Discovery Centre

As we celebrate this year of royal weddings what better excuse than to delve into our collection and share our most exquisite wedding dresses with you.From gowns and veils to bonnets and shoes the extravagance of the 1770s to the elegance of…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01962 873603
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20
OCT
Winchester, Early Medieval Power and Faith Symposi
Winchester Guildhall

Headlined by broadcaster and historian Dr Janina Ramirez this one day symposium is dedicated to exploring the great churches of Winchester at the time of the Anglo‐Saxons and Normans. As well Dr Ramirez confirmed speakers for the days programme include Professor Martin…

TEL: 01962 678140
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29
OCT
Shakespeare Schools Festival
Theatre Royal Winchester

A show by young people for young people. Schools from across the country come together to perform exhilarating family friendly abridged versions of some of Shakespeares best loved plays. Support these local young people and give your children the perfect introduction to…

TEL: 01962 840440
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24
NOV
Phil Nichol - Your Wrong! Tour 2018
Winchester Discovery Centre

The award winning and critically acclaimed Canadian comedian Phil Nichol has announced a UK Tour for 2018. Phil who is currently starring in the new West End musical Everybodys Talking About Jamie will be bringing his latest hour Your Wrong to…

TEL: 02072 843444
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02
DEC
Winchester Santa Frun Run
Winchester Guildhall

Help make Christmas 2018 extra special for the local children and young adults cared for at our hospices. It costs £11000 to run a full service from our hospices each day including Christmas Day.This Santa Fun Run will be our 10th in…

Category: Sports

TEL: 01962 760060
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15
JAN
Winchester Ghost Tour
Royal Oak, Royal Oak Passage,

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 deaths and tales of dark deeds that all took place.Along the way you will…

TEL: 07305 826116
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Tourist Attractions


Marwell Zoo

Come and see some of the most beautiful and interesting animals in the world. Marwell has 200 different species from tropical frogs to big cats, from little lovebirds to awesome ostrich. Marwell is a delightful setting for our precious rare animals and it's a great day out for…

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…

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…

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…

Earth

Earth Nightclub in Eastleigh, Hampshire. Contact venue on telephone number 023 80641503 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Cascade

Cascade ‐ Amusement Park in Eastleigh, Hampshire. Contact venue on telephone number 02380619993 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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