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Beach Buggin’ 2017

Now in it’s 17th year – taking place on Southsea common in the heart of the seafront, Beach Buggin’ is returning on Sunday 6th August. This one day classic/custom car and VW camper rally is a fantastic celebration of all things VW for the whole family to enjoy. If you’re …
06 th
Aug 2017
10:00
Jun 2017

Come Sing A Sea Shanty

Have fun singing sea shanties at The John Pounds Centre on Saturday 24th June as part of Portsmouth Festivities. Join shanty performers Pete Truin and Anna Cornish for the workshop — no prior experience necessary! — and sing together. This family-friendly session explores Portsmouth’s connections with sea shanties, and is …
24 th
Jun 2017
16:00

The Spice Box

A riotous interactive performance based on Tudor life and the spice trade: ‘The Spice Box’ comes to Southsea Castle on Sunday 18th June. This one-woman show surrounds a lady’s Spice Box: an interactive box with wings and doors where puppets appear and pirate ships come to capture people off the …
18 th
Jun 2017
11:00

Babigloo: music for babies

Parents and babies will love the Babigloo classical music and theatre sessions at The Pyramids Centre’s Glass House! These non-verbal sessions are led purely by the use of classical music, vocal sounds, and rhythms mixed with theatre props and visual elements, and form part of the programme for Portsmouth Festivities …
17 th
Jun 2017
10:00

Portsmouth at Play Trail

Follow Portsmouth Festivities’ play-themed free family trail throughout the museum, and discover more about the collections on display and the history of Portsmouth. The trail runs during the full run of Portsmouth Festivities 2017, from 10:00am to 5:30pm, starting on Friday 16th June and closing on Sunday 25th June. It’s …
16 th
Jun 2017
10:00
May 2017

Moscow State Circus returns to Southsea Common with Gostinitsa

The world-famous Moscow State Circus bring their new production, Gostinitsa, to the Southsea Common big top from Wednesday 24th May. Gostinitsa promises to have exhilarating spectacle and nerve-tingling edge-of-your-seat thrills for the whole family. Moscow State Circus have been planning this event for the last two years, with artistes training in preparation …
24 th
May 2017
13:00
Apr 2017

Portsmouth Rural and Seaside Show 2017

On the Saturday 29th April to Monday 1st May bank holiday weekend, from 10:00am — 5:00pm daily, the Rural and Seaside Show returns to Castle Field in Southsea! The annual three-day event will be full-to-bursting of exciting attractions and activities for all ages. Formerly the Heavy Horse Show, the Rural and Seaside …
29 th
Apr 2017
10:00