What's on around Portsmouth

Today to Thu 22 Jul, closest first.
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations

Wonderland

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AN ALMOST SEQUEL (BASED ON THE FANTASTICAL CLASSIC BY LEWIS CARROLL) Presented by The Groundlings Theatre Trust DATES (2021): Thursday - 24th June - 19:30 Friday - 25th June - 19:30
Groundlings Theatre, 42 Kent Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 3BS
Today

Theatre Tour

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Discover the history of The Old Beneficial School on one of Groundlings’ historical tours. Step back in time with us for a theatre experience like no other!
Groundlings Theatre 42 Kent Street, Portsmouth PO1 3BS
Thu 1 Jul, Thu 15 Jul, Thu 29 Jul

Pub Quiz Night

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Friday 9th July 2021 Doors from 6pm | Quiz starts at 7.30pm £2 per entrant payable on the door Do you think you might be a shade short of genius?
Groundlings Theatre 42 Kent Street PO1 3BS
Fri 9 Jul

In Search of Chemozoa

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Developed during residencies at the Arizona Cancer Evolution Center (USA) and at Portsmouth’s art gallery Aspex, the multi-channel video responds to new therapeutic approaches centred on
Aspex Gallery The Vulcan Building Gunwharf Quays Portsmouth PO1 3BF
Today to Sat 17 Jul

Rock with the Foxes Burlesque Show

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Rock with the Foxes are back with their resident Burlesque troupe, guest performers and drag host. Starring ROXY STARDUST...MISS ANTICIPATION.....AYA L’STORM... MADALEINE SOLEIL...
The Loft, Kings pub, 39 Albert Road, Southsea PO5 2SE
Sat 10 Jul

My Dog Sighs Inside

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Immersive street art installation INSIDE transforms derelict building Inside is street artist internationally acclaimed My Dog Sighs’ most ambitious project to date, transforming a derelict
Portsmouth - to be revealed in early July. Not the postcode shown but nearby. PO4 0JW
Sat 17 Jul to Sun 1 Aug

Antiques, Collectables & Military Fair

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Sally Antiques will be holding an Antiques, Collectables & Military fair on Sunday 11th July at The Jolly Sailor Southsea, Clarence Parade (10am to 4pm).
The Jolly Sailor Southsea 54 Clarence Parade PO5 2EU
Sun 11 Jul

Gosport Past and Present

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An exhibition featuring scenes of Gosport past and present in paint by artists Neil Marshall and David Whitson.
Gosport Gallery Walpole Road Gosport PO12 1NS
Today, Sat 26 Jun, Thu 1 Jul, and more dates until Sat 31 Jul

McDonald’s Fun Football - Portsmouth

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At Fun Football, we create a fun, friendly and safe environment, for boys and girls aged 5 – 11 to try football for the first time.
Goals, Tangier Rd, Portsmouth PO3 6QA
Sat 26 Jun

Wicor Primary School Community Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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As shown on BBC Gardeners’ World in 2017. Beautiful school gardens tended by pupils, staff and community gardeners.
Wicor Primary School Community Garden, Fareham PO16 9DL
Sun 27 Jun

8 Birdwood Grove - Open Garden for NGS

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The subtropics in Fareham! This small garden is influenced by the flora of Australia and New Zealand and incl many indigenous species and plants that are widely grown down under.
8 Birdwood Grove, Fareham PO16 8AF
Sat 17 Jul and Sun 18 Jul

Blenheim House - Open Garden for NGS

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A garden developed over 12 yrs, exploring the decorative qualities and long term effects of pattern making, colour and texture.
Blenheim House, Ryde PO33 2NY
Sat 3 Jul and Sun 4 Jul

Angels Folly - Open Garden for NGS

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The garden has a number of secluded areas each with their own character, including a Mediterranean garden, decking with raised beds and a seating area with a living wall.
Angels Folly, Fareham PO16 7QJ
Sat 3 Jul, Sun 4 Jul, Sat 17 Jul, Sun 18 Jul

Kitty MacFarlane

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Kitty MacFarlane Kitty Macfarlane is a songwriter and guitarist whose music is rich with visual imagery and written with an eco-eye.
The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre 56 East Street Havant PO9 1BS
Fri 25 Jun

Signs of Solidarity Exhibition

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Signs of Solidarity Exhibition Signs of Solidarity is a new project for Havant from The Spring and Gobbledegook Theatre. The last few months have been tough for everyone.
The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre 56 East Street Havant PO9 1BS
Tue 20 Jul to Fri 20 Aug

Exhibition - Summer Show, Distinctive Ceramics & Contemporary Wall Art

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Exhibition - Summer Show, Distinctive Ceramics & Contemporary Wall Art The Quarr Abbey Art Gallery presents Andrew Dowden’s Summer Exhibition - a collection of unique and distinctive, handmade, hand-carved ceramics and complementary textured wall art.
Quarr Abbey Art Gallery, Quarr Abbey, Nr Fishbourne, Ryde, Isle of Wight PO33 4ES
Thu 8 Jul to Tue 13 Jul

Dove Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

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An enclosed garden with lawn and woodland area. A central path leads through the woodland setting which has mature variagated shrubs and perennials, leading to the swimming pool area and tennis court.
Dove Cottage, Bembridge PO35 5ST
Sat 17 Jul and Sun 18 Jul

Inspired by Light an Exhibition for the Festival of Chichester

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Inspired by Light is an Exhibtion of work by three artists. Susie Monnington, Maggie Cochran and Frances Knight as part of the Festival of Chichester.
The Little Art Gallery Rookwood Road, West Wittering PO20 8LT
Today to Sun 27 Jun, Thu 1 Jul to Sun 4 Jul

Comedy Under The Stars 16th July

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Due to popular demand, we have added an extra date to our outdoor comedy shows on 16th July and this one is a smasher!
The Farmer Inn, catherington lane. PO8 0TD
Fri 16 Jul

Summer Steam Up

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A family fun filled day full of steam! Our resident and visiting traction engines and road rollers will be in the courtyard along with displays and activities.
The Brickworks Museum Swanwick Lane Swanwick SO31 7HB
Sun 27 Jun

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