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Things to do for Kids, Teenagers, Adults, Families and Seniors
Events in and around Hampshire and Ideas for Things To Do.
Looking for something in Hampshire to do with the kids in the school half-term, bank holidays or at weekends? Looking for an interesting activity or adventure to organize a stag do or fun party for friends? Want somewhere different to take the children for a day out? Want to celebrate Mother's Day, Easter, Father's Day? Or perhaps you are just looking for new interests, hobbies or activities for yourself, to learn new skills, keep fit, meet people or just while away the time. Why not try our random selection of Hampshire events, what's on and things to do ...
Basingstoke Activities, Clubs and Classes for Kids, Adults and Seniors
Hatch Warren Community Centre provides a base for many events, activities and classes that benefit all people
within the local area, Basingstoke and beyond
including Under 5's Pre-school, Hatch Warren Scout Group, Zumba, Burlex, HW Seniors, The Warren Youth Club, SCL Holiday Club,
Sing & Sign, After-School Club, Tiny Talk, Yoga, Bunnies Children Centre, Baby Clinic, Karate, What Wine Quizzes,
Party Room Hire, Beer Festival, Fireworks and more.
For further details please call: 01256 811262 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or visit www.hatchwarren.org to find out more and book your place
at any of our leisure and learning activities or events.
Hatch Warren Community Centre, Longcross Lane, Hatch Warren, Basingstoke, Hants RG22 4XF
Military Fitness Boot Camps
Residential weekend Fit Camps near Basingstoke, Hampshire, to help you get fitter, lose weight and tone up.
Camps take place all year round.
See website for details. Find out all about boot camps, what they offer, how they work, and how to book your own special keep fit boot camp activity weekend.
Suitable for mixed groups, couples, singles, any age, any level of fitness.
Personal training programmes, tailored for you and designed to challenge, test and improve your stamina, endurance and motivation, and above all to give you a weekend of unforgetable, sociable fun.
Learn outdoor keep fit routines and exercises from friendly, qualified instructors and coaches, and get advice about nutrition and healthy eating.
You are bound to make new friends while you take on the challenges of our boot camps and stay in our comfortable, rural guest house, and enjoy our specially prepared healthy meals, in a fun, social and relaxed atmosphere.
Please call: 01256 398340 or visit www.militaryfitnessbootcamp.net to find out more and book your place!
Military Fitness Boot Camp, Tower Hill Guest House, Winchester Road, Dummer, Basingstoke, Hants RG25 2AL
New Forest Activities - Kids and Adults, Families and Groups
All year round we offer some great activities for kids and adults alike. They will have the opportunity to be in the great outdoors, interact with others of a similar age whilst having a fun experience in a safe environment.
We want everyone to leave our activities and still be talking about what a great time they had for weeks afterwards, with these exciting activities to choose from it isn’t a question of which one to do BUT which one to do first…
So get in the outdoors and enjoy some family or group fun with; Archery | Bike Hire | Combat Games | Canoeing | Guided Walks | Kayaking | Sea Kayaking.
Please call01590 612377 or visit www.newforestactivities.co.uk to find out more and book your activity!
New Forest Activities Booking Centre, The Old Forge, High Street, Beaulieu, Hampshire SO42 7YA
Standup Comedy Club
Saturday, Monthly, 8.00pm, Bar opens 7.15pm
Featuring the top acts from the UK comedy circuit. Adults 18+ only.
Tickets on sale now for next few months.
Seating is cabaret style tables and chairs. Buy 6 tickets, get your own reserved table.
Pre-show basket meals available at £5
Details and Box office 01252 811009
Visit our website: www.theharlington.co.ukor call in at The Harlington.
The Harlington, 236 Fleet Road, Fleet, Hampshire GU51 4BY
Car Boot Sale - Basingstoke
EVERY Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday, 8.00am to 1.00pm.
All year round.
Sellers from 7.30am: £5 per vehicle.
Free Parking, toilets, refreshments.
Phone the Vyne Community Office: 01256 407037
Details on website: http://www.vyne.hants.sch.uk/Documentation/Community/CarBoot.pdf
The Vyne Community School, Vyne Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 5PB
Family Events at Manor Farm and Country Park
All year round. See website for opening times and prices.
There's so much to see and do at Manor Farm and Country Park.
Visit the Historic Farm, Meet the Animals, Feed the
Chickens, Help with milking, Farmyard walks, School
lessons, Play at Barnfield Kids Area, River walk, Woodland walks,
Exercise your dog, Ride your horse, and generally have
a load of Family fun.
Parking, Café, Gift Shop, Wartime Farm, BBQ hire for visiting parties...
Also...Farm activities for Schools,
Get involved - volunteer to work on the farm.
31 March–4 November Open Daily 10am–5pm
5 November–15 February Weekends Only 10am–4pm
16 February–30 March Open Daily 10am–4pm
Ticket prices: Adult £6, 60+ years £5, Child £4, under 3’s free.
Family: (2+2) £19 or (2+3) £22 a day.
Phone for details: 01489 787055
Or visit website: Manor Farm
Manor Farm and Country Park, Pylands Lane, Bursledon, Southampton SO31 1BH View Map
Beaulieu - Magic and Fun for all the family.
Weekdays and Weekends throughout 2013.
Palace House, home of the Montagu family since 1538, is a place of enchantment at any time of year.
In the National Motor Museum, visitors can see what driving was really like in those early days. Don’t miss the ‘Wheels’ pod-ride transporting you on a journey through one hundred years of motoring history, plus World of Top Gear Enormodrome. To complete the day, take a ride on the high-level Monorail or hop on the Veteran London Bus to see the Beaulieu sights.
For shopping delights, visitors will find traditional gifts in the extensive gift shop situated in the Visitor Reception which has a large selection of motor related gifts including model cars and clothing accessories, an extensive range of books and videos plus lots more besides. Soft toys and seasonal treats for children, costume jewellery, fragrant bath-time preparations as well as Beaulieu's own wine, apple juice, cider and festive fare.
See all details on website below.
Entry to the National Motor Museum including BOND IN MOTION exhibition, Palace House and Gardens, Beaulieu Abbey and World of Top Gear are included in your visit (unless stated).
For further information tel: 01590 612345
Beaulieu website: www.beaulieu.co.uk
Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, Hampshire SO42 7ZN
Saturday Nights @ Orange Rooms
Saturday 6th April 2013 and EVERY Saturday night!
The South coast's premier party venue, cocktail lounge and diner!
Come and check out why they say "There ain't no party like an Orange Rooms party"
Each and every Saturday we offer the best ingredients on the South coast for a no holds barred, good old fashioned, no nonsense Knees up! FACT!!
Meet friends! Make friends!
Music wise expect the best in party tunes around with all genres of dance music old and new covered by our resident Saturday night DJ's. (Del Gazeebo - Dan Reid - Ben Owens - Ridney - Colin Owens & Stevo Aldinho Dawkins amongst others)
Keep your eyes peeled for the occassional "big hitter" too to keep you on your toes! In the past we've had Jazzie B (Soul II Soul) Sir Norman Jay, Disco Shed & BossNass live to name but a few!!
Open from mid-day! with a fantastic GOURMET BURGER menu to set yourself up for the night ahead. Why not check out our iconic menu on our website.
Are you brave enough to take on the CHALLENGE BURGER and win yourself an Orange Rooms "I beat the meat" T shirt???? See details on website.
Fancy a party of your very own? Why not check out our PRIVATE FUNCTION packages.
A door charge of £3 starts at 8:30 then goes up to £4 from 9:30 and £5 from 10:30 but FREE to all from mid-day before then.
YOU DO NOT NEED TO BOOK FOR THIS EVENT.
More information at - www.orangerooms.co.uk
Phone for Details: (023)80 232333
Orange Rooms 1-2 Vernon Walk, Southampton SO15 2EJ
Hillier Gardens - Family Events
Hillier Gardens is an idyllic venue for special occasions, civil ceremonies, weddings and conferences and many events and exhibitions are held all year round.
Our excellent restaurant and summer tea rooms offer outstanding menus featuring home cooked meals, as well as lighter refreshments and delicious cream teas in a family friendly atmosphere.
The Gardens are open all year round and are a wonderful environment for families. The exciting play features are suitable for kids of all abilities and include a fabulous tree house, a relaxing flying carpet swing and bamboo tunnels with a wobbly bridge.
We also offer seasonal guided tours and self-guided activity trails.
Phone for details: 01794 369317/318 or email email@example.com
Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Jermyns Lane, Romsey, Hampshire SO51 0QA
Miller's Ark Animals - Farming Events for Kids
Events take place all year round by arrangement, booking essential.
Attractions include Easter Lambing Open Days, Birthday Parties, Be a Farmer 4 a Day, Special Gift Days (Red Letter Days, see website)
Give your children a hands-on experience of what happens on a farm and how to handle and feed animals and attend to their needs.
Groups of children of similar ages are supervised and shown how to tackle farming tasks appropriate to their age.
Red Letter Days can be bought as a gift for a complete family or an individual of any age to join the staff and work on the farm, to enjoy the outdoors and see what farming life is like.
See www.millersark.co.uk for full details.
Phone for Details: 01256 767596
Manor Farm, Blackstocks Lane, Nately Scures, Hook, Hampshire RG27 9PH
Isle of Wight Judo Club
Every Wednesday, 5.15pm to 7.15pm at Shanklin Youth Club.
Kids 5 to 10 years old 5.15pm to 6.15pm
11 years old and upwards 615pm to 7.15pm
Phone for Details: 07594 346180
Beginners are always welcome to come and try Judo.
Shanklin Youth Club, Victoria Avenue, Shanklin, Isle of Wight PO37 6PG
Little Pickles Markets - Regular venues across Hampshire.
Saturdays and Sundays throughout 2013, usually 10.00am to 11.30am or afternoons(see website).
Mums selling all their pre-loved quality toys, clothes and equipment for you to buy at bargain prices.
Entry - £1 per adult (children free)
Come and sell your baby/children's items, from prams to clothes, clothes to toys, dvds to highchairs and make some extra money for the Summer!
Pre-loved tables £10 and you get to keep all of your takings on the day. Promote your local business for as little as £5 to add flyers to the entry bags or £15 for a table on the day.
Find us on Facebook or Twitter @littlepicklesmk
For more information or to book a table please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jubillee Hall, Little Shore Lane, Bishops Waltham SO32 1ED
Dads and Male Carers Breakfast Drop-in Club
Saturday mornings 9.00am - 11.00am. Three venues.
Park Futures Children's Centre / Sharps Copse Children and Families Centre / Trospacc Children's Centre.
The club provides a variety of events for dads and male careers. It provides breakfast, interaction, creating new friendships along the way and learning from one another.
It encourages children to mix and have fun with others of different backgrounds and ages.
Dads are given quality time with their children, the chance to go on outings with them (for a small cost) and lastly, gives their partners time off.
It provides advice and support for dads finding it hard getting use to their new family role.
Phone for Details: 02392 424980
Park Families, The Sure Start Centre, Leigh Park, Havant, Hants, P09 4LR
Dance Yourself Dizzy - Modern Jive
EVERY Monday, 7.45pm at Aldworth Science College, Basingstoke.
Learn, have fun and dance Modern Jive, THE most popular and enjoyable dance ever!
Classes and coaching for Beginners, Intermediates and Non-stop Freestyle (Disco) to 11.00pm
Make new friends, keep fit, socialize, but above all have fun and dance yourself dizzy!
Entry £7 - Phone for more details: 07530 841447
Also at Winchester on Tuesdays, with monthly Freestyles at Totton. See website.
Aldworth Science College, Western Way, Basingstoke, Hants RG22 6HA
Hampshire Farmers Market - Winchester
Every 2nd and last Sunday of the month through 2013, 9.00am to 2.00pm.
At a Hampshire Farmers’ Market all produce being sold must have been grown, reared, caught, brewed, pickled, baked, or processed within Hampshire or ten miles of the border. The producer, or someone directly involved with the production, must sell the produce themselves and no bought in produce is allowed. Details: 01420 588671
Middle Brook Street, Winchester, Hants SO23
New Milton Taekwondo Club
Wednesday Nights 7.00pm to 9.00pm at New Milton Health and Leisure.
W.T.F. Style Taekwondo Club.
Established June 1988. B.T.C. Registered instructors who are C.R.B. checked. We teach from 7 years upwards.
Visit our website: www.nmtkd.co.uk
Phone for Details: 07934 469406
New Milton Health and Leisure, Gore Road, New Milton, Hampshire, BH25 6RR
Odiham Weekly Market
Every Tuesday 10.00am to 2.00pm. A street market offering the best in Hampshire produce. The prime reason for holding the weekly market is to complement the existing shops and to reverse the trend of shopping outside the local community. Support your local shops.
High Street, Odiham, Hook, Hampshire RG29 1LE
Taekwondo South Schools
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 5.00pm-8.00pm at Sholing & Woolston Community Centres.
We aim to help children channel their energy into something positive.
We aim to help all students, both juniors and seniors, develop life skills and be able to defend themselves if they need to through fun, fitness and self defence.
A Korean Art Of self-Defence. Fitness Fun & Friendships. Develop self-confidence. Suitable for men, women & children of any age or fitness level First Aid Certified. Good Practice & Child Protection Certified All staff CRB checked. Free Suit & Membership, When Joining Bring a friend and have twice the fun.
Phone for Details: 02380 440847
Sholing Community Centre, 200 Orpen Road, Sholing, Southampton SO19 1BN
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The Kings Theatre, Southsea
Regular performances of plays, shows, music of all kinds, etc.
The Kings Theatre opened in 1907, and while retaining the ambience of a traditional theatre, has undergone a number of modernizations. There are bars and disabled facilities.
Box Office: 023 9282 8282
Online booking: www.kings-southsea.com
Disabled access available, for more information contact the Kings Theatre, Southsea.
Details: 023 9282 8282
The Kings Theatre, Albert Road, Southsea, Portsmouth, PO5 2QJ
Pub Quiz - Fox and Hounds, Lyndhurst
This Pub quiz takes place most Mondays at 9.00pm.
Phone Fox and Hounds 023 8028 2098 for details.
The Fox and Hounds, 22 High Street, Lyndhurst, Hampshire SO43 7BG
Wellbeing and Fitness fo Adults and Kids
Special clubs and classes to suit many tastes and interests take place at the John Pounds Centre on Mondays to Thursdays each week.
Activities include: Kung Fu, Fencing, Thai Boxing, Salsa Twist, Hooping, Kick Boxing, Tap Dancing, etc.
The John Pounds Centre offers a great family atmosphere with a variety of activities for children of all ages.
With the fully registered creche for children under 5 years to it's after school programme. The centre also offers a variety of activities for children throughout the holidays.
Details: (023) 9289 2010.
John Pounds Centre, 23 Queen Street, Portsea, Portsmouth PO1 3HN