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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!

  • 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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

  • powderrun

    This weekend

    Fri 6 - Sun 8 Sept. Grab your coat it's time to head out this weekend. With some colourful fundraising on the Island plus donkeys, vultures and dogs running amuck across both counties. Clickety click for my full guide.

  • Hinton Ampner

    This weekend

    Fri 30 Aug - Sun 1 Sep. Singing monsters aplenty as Frankenstein gets a musical makeover in Hinton Ampner and things are heating up at the Ageas Bowl Chilli Festival this weekend.

  • CarFest_Family_MainStage

    This weekend

    Fri 23 - Mon 26 Aug. Fun incominggggg! The Bank Holiday is looking bumper with New Order and The Specials blowing up Southsea Common, Overton becoming the epicentre of music, food and fast cars and plenty of horsing around in Hook.

  • Captain hardy

    This weekend

    Fri 16 - Sun 18 Aug. Step back through time with a chance to meet Captain Hardy, eat the stinkiest (but yummiest food) at The Isle of Wight Garlic Festival and run with your pooch in Southampton

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    This weekend

    Fri 9 - Sun 11 Aug. This weekend it's the return of the Lymington Seafood Festival, the New Forest is full of fairies and Ibiza heads to Pompey.

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