What's on around Alton

Today to Sat 8 May, closest first.
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations

Bluebell Wood - Open Garden for NGS

Unique 100 acre ancient bluebell woodland. If you are a keen walker you will have much to explore on the long meandering paths and rides dotted with secluded seats.
Bluebell Wood, Alton GU34 5SX
Fri 23 Apr and Sat 24 Apr

Brick Kiln Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

Bluebell woodland garden in 2 acres with a perimeter woodland path incl treehouse, pebble garden, billabong, stumpery, ferny hollow, bug palace, waterpool, shepherd’s hut and a traditional
Brick Kiln Cottage, nr Alton RG25 2PR
Sun 2 May, Sun 6 Jun

Beechenwood Farm - Open Garden for NGS

2 acre garden in many parts. Lawn meandering through woodland with drifts of spring bulbs. Rose pergola with steps, pots with spring bulbs and later aeoniums. Fritillary and cowslip meadow.
Beechenwood Farm, Hook RG29 1JA
Mon 3 May

Crosswater Farm - Open Garden for NGS

Idyllic 5 acre woodland garden. Plantsmans collection of rhododendrons and azaleas, including rare species collected in the Himalayas, and hybrids raised by the family.
Crosswater Farm, Farnham GU10 2JN
Sun 2 May and Mon 3 May

Old Thatch & The Millennium Barn - Open Garden for NGS

Who could resist visiting Old Thatch, a chocolate box thatched cottage (not open), featured on film and TV, a smallholding with a 5 acre garden and woodland alongside the Basingstoke Canal
Old Thatch & The Millennium Barn, Hook RG27 8DD
Sun 11 Apr

Bramdean House - Open Garden for NGS

Beautiful 5 acre garden best known for its mirror image herbaceous borders. Also carpets of spring bulbs, especially snowdrops and a large and unusual collection of plants and shrubs giving yr-round...
Bramdean House, Alresford SO24 0JU
Sun 11 Apr, Sun 6 Jun

Open day

Looking for a new school? New to the area? Unsure of your next move? Come and meet our inspirational teachers and have a full tour of our impressive school and stunning grounds in the company of our...
Highfield and Brookham Schools Highfield Lane Liphook GU30 7LQ
Sat 24 Apr

Stanley Farm - Open Garden for NGS

1 acre garden created over the last 15 yrs around an old West Sussex farmhouse (not open), sitting in the midst of its own fields and woods.
Stanley Farm, Liphook GU30 7LW
Sun 2 May

Lower House - Open Garden for NGS

The original Gertrude Jekyll plans dated 1916 still give rhythm to the way you travel around the garden although the planting is now constantly changing as so many plants are finishing their
Lower House, Godalming GU8 6NW
Thu 22 Apr, Thu 13 May, Thu 17 Jun

Ramster - Open Garden for NGS

A stunning, mature woodland garden set in over 20 acres, famous for its rhododendron and azalea collection and its carpets of bluebells in Spring.
Ramster, Chiddingfold GU8 4SN
Fri 7 May

Bere Mill - Open Garden for NGS

On the Upper Test with water meadows and wooded valleys, this garden offers herbaceous borders, bog and Mediterranean plants, as well as a replanted orchard and two small arboretums.
Bere Mill, Whitchurch RG28 7NH
Sun 2 May

Animal Education Tour

We offer education tours of our Animal Management Centre for schools, home education groups and other groups including Beavers, Rainbows, Scouts and Guides.
Merrist Wood Events and Meetings, Holly Lane, Worplesdon, Guildford GU3 3PE
Mon 12 Apr to Tue 11 May

Manor of Dean - Open Garden for NGS

Approx 3 acres of traditional English garden with extensive views of the South Downs. Herbaceous borders, early spring bulbs, bluebell woodland walk, walled kitchen garden with fruit, vegetables and...
Manor of Dean, Petworth GU28 9AP
Thu 15 Apr, Tue 11 May

Online Music Club presents Antoine

Antoine is the guitarist and bouzouki player and one-half songwriter in the award winning folk duo Antoine & Owena.
Virtual Event
Sun 11 Apr

GSMC Online Music Club presents Mike Rawlins

Surrey based singer song writer Mike Rawlins returns to our Online Music Club on Monday 12th April at 8.00pm To watch go to
Virtual Event
Mon 12 Apr

Online Live Performance - Mark T

The excellent Mark T performs a short online concert on Youtube on Wednesday 14th April. Mark T. has his own unique way of presenting original music that spans English Folk, American Blues and Greek...
Virtual Event
Wed 14 Apr

Online Music Club presents John Jenkins

John Jenkins is a Liverpool Singer Songwriter who performs either solo or with his bands John Jenkins and The James Street Band or a smaller acoustic outfit .
Virtual Event
Thu 15 Apr

Historic Life Weekend: Clay & Pottery

Historic Life Weekend: Clay & Pottery During this weekend we will look at the everyday items made from clay, both those used in the home, but also in construction.
Weald & Downland Living Museum, Town Lane, Singleton, Chichester PO18 0EU
Sat 17 Apr and Sun 18 Apr

Springtime Easter Activities

Springtime Easter Activities This year will be slightly different to our normal ‘Easter at the Museum’, however we couldn’t possibly miss out sharing our Easter fun activities with you, therefore each child will be able to
Weald & Downland Living Museum, Town Lane, Singleton, Chichester PO18 0EU
Sun 18 Apr

Historic Life Weekend: May Day

Historic Life Weekend: May Day May, and particularly May Day, are associated with a variety of customs, plants and garlands, plant-lore and superstitions.
Weald & Downland Living Museum, Town Lane, Singleton, Chichester PO18 0EU
Sat 1 May and Sun 2 May

Things to do in Alton