What's on inWoolston

Welcome to Woolston

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

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Forthcoming events in Woolston

26
NOV
Royal Opera House LIVE presents L'Elisir D'Amore
Thornden Hall

Donizea's L'elisir d'amore The Elixir of Love was first performed in Milan in 1832 and the libretto by Romani is based on Eugne Scribe's libretto Le Philtre. Directed by Annabel Arden the opera is set in the sun‐baked southern Italy of the…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 246555
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27
NOV
The Noise Next Door UK Tour 2014
Hen and Chicken

After six sell out Edinburgh Festival runs to huge critical acclaim the UK's premiere improv comedy troupe The Noise Next Door will be touring the UK starting on 8th May 2014 and culminating on 21st December 2014. The Noise Next Door are…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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27
NOV
The Snow Queen
Nuffield Theatre

We are delighted to announce that our 2014 Christmas show will be The Snow Queen a fun new version of Hans Christian Andersens fairy tale featuring new songs spectacular set designs and an enchantingly humorous retelling of this timeless story that will…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 671771
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28
NOV
Mixtape Fridays Pres THE CUBAN BROTHERS
The Orange Rooms

Friday 28th November ‐ THE CUBAN BROTHERS‐ Bestival & Camp Bestival Hosts‐ Regulars on BBC & Channel 4‐ One of the funniest acts you will EVER seeTICKETS ‐ http:www.orangerooms.co.uksouthamptoneventmixtape‐friday‐presents‐the‐cuban‐brothers DRINKS DEALS£2.50 vodka mixer £4 double£2.50 Oakheart mixer £4 double£2.50 btl…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 232333
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28
NOV
The Mary Rose Museum to host
Mary Rose Museum

The event will include a fully interactive experience with a screening of the film outdoors including a live host and lyrics so visitors can sing along with Elsa and Anna to raise their Christmas cheer The Mary Rose Museum and Portsmouth Historic…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02392 984615
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28
NOV
The Railway (presents) - The Moulettes + XOVA
The Railway Inn (The Barn) Winchester

The Railway Inn The Barn presentsThe Moulettes XOVA Eliza Jaye3 St. Pauls HillWinchesterSO22 5AE.E‐Mail: inforailwaylive.co.ukTelephone: 01962 867795…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +44-7785 716246
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28
NOV
David Gray
O2 Guildhall Southampton

British singer and songwriter David Gray found fame and fortune for his chart‐topping album White Ladder in 1998. Bringing him commercial success and critical attention his album contained hit songs Babylon This Years Love…

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Christmas Market and Craft Fair
Sherfield English Village Hall

Over twenty stalls selling gifts stocking fillers cakes preserves and everything you need for Christmas on a budget with gifts from as little as 50p. Plus enjoy hot homemade soup in a warm festive atmosphere while you shop.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01794 524484
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29
NOV
Romsey Christmas Baby and Children's Market
The Romsey School,

Christmas Nearly New Sale Thousands of items on sales from birth to 8 years Toys Clothes Games you name it all in great condition Over 30 stalls to browseSaturday 29th November 2pm to 4pm.Entrance £1. Kids Free. Free Parking. Relax in…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07580 410594
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30
NOV
Yellow Vintage Christmas Fair
The Ageas Bowl

Yellow Vintage Christmas Fair promises to be a fun‐packed day with a lovely vintage vibe for a winters day we have over 100 stalls selling a huge spectrum of all things retro and vintage. There will be live music all day from…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07712 167009
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30
NOV
Jim Davidson
O2 Guildhall Southampton

Jim Davidson has made a name for himself not only as a comedian but as a TV presenter and actor also. He was awarded an OBE for his tireless services to British forces overseas visiting…

Location: 1.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
NOV
Lily Allen
Portsmouth Guildhall

Daughter of renowned actor Keith Allen and film producer Alison Owen Lily Rose Allen has grown from strength to strength over the last decade and is now a major force in the UK music charts.Her…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
DEC
Riverdance
Mayflower Theatre

If you didn't already know Riverdance is a show consisting of traditional Irish stepdancing and has become a huge phenomena since appearing at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest. Husband and wife team John McColgan and…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Portsmouth Guildhall

An Evening with Noel Fielding will be performing live Comedy at Portsmouth Guildhall on the Tuesday 02 December 2014 in Portsmouth Hampshire. Buy tickets for An Evening with Noel Fielding online.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Noel Fielding
Portsmouth Guildhall

Tickets for Noel Fielding at Portsmouth Guildhall on the Tuesday 02 December 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Noel Fielding live at Portsmouth Guildhall see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices primary and secondary fan…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Jaguar Skills His Amazing Friends
Portsmouth Guildhall

Jaguar Skills His Amazing Friends at Portsmouth Guildhall live on Wednesday 03 December 2014 in Portsmouth Hampshire. For tickets to see Jaguar Skills His Amazing Friends at Portsmouth Guildhall see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
DEC
Spinnaker Tower Christmas Comedy Shows
Spinnaker Tower

Every Thursday in December well bring you the best comedians on the circuit from stage and screen all hosted by resident comedian James Alderson.A trip to the top of the tower a glass of bubbly cracker and food platter are available if…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07736 326326
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04
DEC
The Comedy Club Hampshire
Mortimer Arms

Host Comedian ‐ Tony SimpsonTony Simpson was Brilliant BBC Radio York.Tony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can interact with any kind of audience.Finding fun energy and positivity in life provide a platform for his comedy and…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 814379
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06
DEC
The Untouchables 2014 Darts
Portsmouth Guildhall

The Untouchables 2014 Darts at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth on Saturday 06 December 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Untouchables 2014 Darts live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Sports

07
DEC
Santa Fun Run 2014
Bapsy Hall, Winchester Guildhall

In the lead up to the festive period we have the perfect event to get you in the mood for Christmas ‐ the Santa Fun Run in WinchesterThis is a fun family event that anyone can take part in. The 5km route…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01962 760060
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07
DEC
Yellow's Drive-In Cinema
The Ageas Bowl

Join us for this very special start to Christmas at the Yellows Drive‐In CinemaSUNDAY 7th DECEMBERHome Alone ‐ 12.30pmElf ‐ 4.30pmLove Actually ‐ 8.30pmMONDAY 8th DECEMBERMiracle on 34th Street ‐ 4.45pmIts A Wonderful Life ‐ 8.30pmJust £25 per car…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07712 167009
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07
DEC
Gregory Porter
Portsmouth Guildhall

Gregory Porter born November 1971 is a Grammy Award winning American jazz vocalist songwriter and actor. Gregory Porter won the 2014 Grammy for best jazz vocal album Liquid Spirit.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
DEC
National Theatre Live presents JOHN
Thornden Hall

Contains adult themes strong language and nudity. Suitable for 18yrs Internationally renowned DV8 Physical Theatre bring their powerful new production to the National Theatre. DV8 Physical Theatre has produced 18 highly acclaimed dance‐theatre works and four films for television which have garnered…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 246555
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09
DEC
Machine Head
Portsmouth Guildhall

Machine Head at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth on Tuesday 09 December 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Machine Head tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
DEC
Brit Floyd
Portsmouth Guildhall

The World Tour 2012 celebrates the music from Dark Side of the Moon Wish You Were Here Animals The Wall and much much more. The biggest Pink Floyd tribute yet…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
DEC
JOHNNY CASH REVISITED: CHRISTMAS SPECIAL
Ashcroft Arts Centre

Johnny Cash Revisited is a semi‐biographical show illustrating the transition of Johnny Cash from being a young gospel singer from Dyess Arkansas into the legendary recording artist known as THE MAN IN BLACK. Rick McKay and special guest Jodie McKay paying tribute…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01329 223100
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16
DEC
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Ballet)
Thornden Hall

Royal Opera HousepresentsLIVEAlices Adventures in Wonderland BalletTuesday 16 December 7.15pmTickets: £15 £13 concessions…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02380 246555
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19
DEC
Jimmy Carr
Portsmouth Guildhall

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
DEC
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Portsmouth Guildhall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business performs live at Portsmouth Guildhall in Portsmouth Hampshire on Friday 19 December 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Portsmouth Guildhall now.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
DEC
The Magic Number
Talking Heads

The Magic Number at Talking Heads in Southampton on Friday 19 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Magic Number live in…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Beaulieu Palace House

Formerly the 14th century Great Gatehouse of Beaulieu Abbey, Palace House is set in glorious grounds and gardens with immaculate spreading lawns and walkways overlooking the Beaulieu River. The House has been in Lord Montagu's family ownership since 1538, when Sir Thomas Wriothesley, later 1st Earl of Southampton,…

Beaulieu National Motor Museum

Few car museums in the world can match the unique collection of the world renowned National Motor Museum at Beaulieu. Managed by the National Motor Museum Trust, Beaulieu is also the home of the world famous Beaulieu International Autojumble and Automart. Whether your interest is as an individual,…

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway is a magical place in the New Forest National ParkThe Gardens are a spectacular 200 acre 100 hectare site, world‐famous for the Rothschild Collection of rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias and rare trees and shrubs. This earthly paradise offers a riot of colour in spring,…

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…

Beaulieu

Beaulieu, one of the South of England's top day visitor attractions, is set in the heart of the New Forest, the UK's newest National Park. Beaulieu is a guaranteed great family day out with lots for everyone to enjoy including the world famous National Motor Museum, Palace House,…

Beaulieu Abbey

Beaulieu Abbey was founded in 1204 by Cistercian monks on land given to them by King John. Although much was destroyed at the time of the Dissolution of the Monasteries during the reign of Henry VIII, there is still much for visitors to see today. In medieval times,…

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