1. Alresford Agricultural Show 

Livestock classes, displays of farm equipment, trade stands and much more.

Titchfield Park, Saturday, 9am-6pm.

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2. Romsey Food Fest

Stalls, cookery demonstrations, baking competitions for kids, live music.

Town centre, Sunday, 10am-3pm.

Basingstoke Gazette: Romsey Food Festival


3. Twyford Waterworks

Annual gathering of classic cars and fire engines, plus guided tours of the waterworks.

Hazeley Road, Sunday, 11am-4pm.

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4. Beaulieu Autojumble 

More than 2,000 stands with all kinds of motoring-related bargains, plus Dealermart with 100 classic cars for sale.

National Motor Museum, Saturday (from 10am) and Sunday (from 9.30am).

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5. Littleton & Harestock Show 

Fund-raising village event of the year featuring pet shows, circus performing, a giant scalextric, crafts and flower show.

Littleton Recreation Ground, Saturday, 1pm start, and Sunday, 10am service.

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6. Bee & Honey Weekend at Bursledon

Fareham & District Bee Keepers put on hive demonstrations – chance to make beeswax candles and learn about honey extraction.

Manor Farm, Manor Farm Country Park, Saturday and Sunday.

Basingstoke Gazette: Bee Keeping for Beginners Talk


7. National Watersports Festival

UK’s largest multidiscipline water-sport event with more than 500 competitors bringing in 10,000 spectators.

Hayling Island, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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8. Hinton Arms Vintage Vehicle Meet

 The annual vintage car meet at Hinton Arms features a bar, hog roast and a range of classic cars.

Petersfield Road, Cheriton, Sunday, 10am-4pm.

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9. Bighton Village Fete

Featuring the Great Bighton Bake as well as cream teas, play a game of tug-o-war, and see the best breeds in the dog show.

Sunday, 1.30pm-4pm.

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The cream of the crop at Bighton Village Hall


10. SC4M Festival

All-day long South Central for Music folk-tinged fest featuring The Rails, Danny and the Champions of the World and The Travelling Band.

The Railway, Winchester, Sunday, 12pm-11pm.

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Pictured: Danny and the Champions of the World


Information is correct to the best of our knowledge. It is advisable to check where appropriate with venue and event organisers.