What’s On This Weekend
Winchester Science Centre, After Dark, Sat May 26
A child-free, evening exploration of the centre’s exhibition floors plus a film and live show in the planetarium taking viewers on a tour of the visible night sky plus tricks and hints for stargazing.
Vineyards of Hampshire Cellar Door Openings, Fri May 18 – Sept 18
Vineyards of Hampshire’s seven vineyards open their doors to visitors once a month on a Friday and Saturday for tasting galore. If you’ve never tried this county’s award-winning fizz, then here’s your chance. No need to book, just turn up.
Winchester End of Month Market, Sun May 27
Local produce (including gin hurrah!) mixed with quirky art and homeware.
I Do! at Willis Museum and Sainsbury Gallery, Apr 25 – 7 Jul
With a royal wedding this year, what better excuse for Willis Museum and Sainsbury Gallery to delve into their collections and share exquisite wedding dresses from the last 250 years.
The Woman’s Hour Craft Prize Exhibition at National Trust Mottisfont, Romsey, Wed Apr 25 – Jun 24
From a bespoke bicycle to giant willow sculpture, this exhibition provides an important snapshot of how contemporary British craft connects with the world today.
And into June:
The Ginormous Teddy Bears Picnic, throughout Jun
Schools, pre-schools, organisations and businesses from across Hampshire, Berkshire, Oxfordshire, West Sussex, Dorset, Devon, the Isle of Wight and The Channel Islands are invited to take part and help raise money to complete the build of the new Children’s Emergency and Trauma Department at Southampton University Hospital. Everyone’s invited!
teddybearspicnic.org.uk / themurrayparishtrust.com