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Stilettos on but nowhere to go? Ah, I can help with that! Muddy Stilettos is your go-to regional guide for the cool, quirky, new and unmissable happening in your ‘hood. Check out our Weekend, Weekly and Monthly What’s On guides to find out the insider info on everything from pop-ups, pubs and theatre to kids events, live music, new openings and shopping in Hampshire. Out you go and don’t do anything I wouldn’t do…

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    This weekend

    Fri 11 - Sun 13 Oct. Caffeine lovers are in for a treat with a FABULOUS celebration of java in Winchester, Hollie McNish is throwing pretty accurate prose in Havant and there's shopping, comedy and more more more!

  • Adam Lime wood hotel pop up new forest

    This week

    Mon 7 - Sun 13 Oct. This week we've got cracking designer sales in the New Forest and Stoke, big-mouthed funny men in Southampton and the Isle of Wight getting its literature on.

  • Ballista HMS Victory

    This Month

    October 2019: The headline things to do this month in Hants, IoW & beyond with a posh dinner on the HMS Victory, Wine Club at Chewton Glen and Isle of Wight Lit Fest.

  • heckfield makers weekend

    This weekend

    Fri 4 - Sun 6 Oct. We're grooving into the weekend with a celebration of Motown in Southampton, a music festival in Southsea and perfume concocting on the Wight.

  • storm

    This week

    Mon 30 Sep - Sun 6 Oct. We slide into October with high-kicking in Winchester, Motown magic in Southampton and building your very own luxury bench at Heckfield.

  • bowl-cinema-close-up-1353368

    This weekend

    Fri 27 - Sun 29 Sep. Make sure to grab your tickets for the culture highlight of September as Matthew Bourne's Romeo & Juliet dances into Southampton, plus we have brand new exhibitions, celebrations of film and oodles more to check out.

  • Heckfield Wine tasting

    This week

    Mon 23 - Sun 29 Sep. It's definitely a week for all you culture vultures. We have film festivals in Basingstoke and Eastleigh, wine-tasting at one of the best hotels in the country, plus exhibitions galore.

  • Chris-Levine-Lightness-of-Being-PRINT-e1565599621215

    This weekend

    Fri 20 - Sun 22 Sep. The HOTTEST art event in the south is on this weekend, along with Isle of Wight celebrations and Hook's very own Goodwood Revival.

  • FLower Arranging

    This week

    Mon 16 - Sun 22 Sep. This week sees an epic battle of the ploughs over on the Isle of Wight, a sold-out London show in Southampton and the best food and drink the two counties have to offer.

  • boat-water-watercraft-163236

    This weekend

    Fri 13 - Sun 15 Sep. This weekend is full of glamorous boats in Southampton, a legendary "copper" in Newport and food, gin and more across the counties.

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