This guide covers all sorts of Christmas 2019 events in Hampshire, from handmade craft and gift markets to festive food and drink festivals, so if you’re looking to sample some festive treats or find the perfect unique gift, you will be all set with the information you need.

This guide covers the whole of Hampshire, so regardless of whether you are in Winchester, Alton, Basingstoke, Brockenhurst, or anywhere else in Hampshire, you can find the best Hampshire Christmas events.

For year-round events, read our ‘What’s On in Hampshire’ guide.

Or keep reading for Christmas events in Hampshire…


Starts

12

Nov

Expires

12

Nov

Festive Crafts – Fabric Wreaths

Join us at Gilbert White’s over the festive period for festive workshops suitable for all. Event admission price includes materials, coffee, biscuits and free entry to the museum.

Per Person: £22.00

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections
Gilbert White's House, The Wakes, High Street, Selborne, Hampshire, GU34 3JH

Starts

16

Nov

Expires

24

Dec

Christmas at Marwell

This year’s ‘Christmas at Marwell’ takes families into a curious world of topsy turvy delights with a fairy tale Alice in Wonderland theme.This year, Marwell Hall will be turned into a...

Infants: £7.50 Toddlers: £15.50 + 2 more

Marwell Zoo
Marwell Zoo, Thompson's Lane, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1JH

Starts

16

Nov

Expires

16

Nov

Eastleigh Christmas Lights Switch On

The switch-on of Eastleigh’s festive lights display is always hugely popular, with entertainment, Santa’s Grotto, live music and a variety of market stalls delivering a great, free day out for...

Town Centre, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9FF

Starts

17

Nov

Expires

17

Nov

Southampton 5K and 10K MoRun

MoRunning is back this November and set to be the best ever year to be a MoRunner. With the inclusion of the 1.5km mini MoRun we expect to see loads more kids and families enjoying everything...

The Avenue, Southampton, hampshire, SO15 7NN

Starts

19

Nov

Expires

19

Nov

Festive Crafts – Teasel Animals

Join us at Gilbert White’s over the festive period for festive workshops suitable for all. Event admission price includes materials, coffee, biscuits and free entry to the museum.

Per Person: £22.00

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections
Gilbert White's House, The Wakes, High Street, Selborne, Hampshire, GU34 3JH

Starts

23

Nov

Expires

24

Nov

Craft Fayre

Annual weekend craft fayre showcasing local quality arts and crafts. The event is held in the visitor centre at The Titchfield Haven National Nature Reserve.Visitors can enjoy a selection of...

Titchfield Haven Visitor Centre, Cliff Road, Hill Head, Fareham, Hampshire, PO14 3JT

Starts

24

Nov

Expires

24

Nov

Christmas at The Brickworks

Love the Christmas Market! One of our busiest events with lots of craft stalls all over the museum. There will be activities for children and Father Christmas has promised to call in!The...

Per Child: £4.00

The Brickworks Museum, Swanwick Lane, Swanwick, SO31 7HB

Starts

26

Nov

Expires

26

Nov

Festive Crafts – Snowmen

Join us at Gilbert White’s over the festive period for festive workshops suitable for all. Event admission price includes materials, coffee, biscuits and free entry to the museum.

Per Person: £22.00

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections
Gilbert White's House, The Wakes, High Street, Selborne, Hampshire, GU34 3JH

Starts

28

Nov

Expires

28

Nov

Winchester Cathedral Lantern Parade 2019

The lantern parade is back for 2019, but bigger and better than ever! Make your own lantern with Bella Crafts, see the displays in the Cathedral, and join a fun family parade starting from the...

Winchester Cathedral, The Close, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS

Starts

29

Nov

Expires

30

Nov

Christmas Wreath Workshop

Join us this festive season at Cholderton Charlie’s Farm, near Salisbury, and learn how to make your very own Christmas Wreath!!! It will be a fantastic festive experience, and will make for a...

Per Person: £45.00

Cholderton Rare Breeds Farm LLP, Amesbury Road, Cholderton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 0EW

Starts

14

Dec

Expires

15

Dec

Victorian Christmas Market

A weekend event with craft and food stalls, fun fair rides and side stalls, miniature steam train rides, Santa's grotto, snow machine, Christmas lights and on-stage entertainment.

The Swannery, Weymouth, Dorset, DT47TY

Starts

29

Nov

Expires

29

Nov

Christmas in Lymington

Fabulous Festive Market - Delicious Hot & Cold Food Stalls - Free Giant Snow Globe Photo Booth! - Family Amusements6pm - Choir & Crib Blessing at St Thomas Church6.15pm - Lights 'Switch...

High Street, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 9AG

Starts

29

Nov

Expires

30

Nov

Wine Festival Winchester

Wine Festival Winchester is a chance for everyone (no matter how much or little you know) to enjoy a feast of fabulous wines in the company of Susie & Peter, Masters of Wine from BBC1's Saturday...

The Guildhall, Broadway, Winchester, Hampshire , SO23 9GH

Starts

30

Nov

Expires

30

Nov

West Meon Christmas Fair

This year the Christmas Fair will be held at the Village Hall and Sports Pavilion. There will be plenty of stalls selling arts and crafts together with food and drinks. There will also be a choir...

Village Hall, Headon View, West Meon, Hampshire, GU32 1LH

Starts

03

Dec

Expires

03

Dec

Festive Crafts – Pomanders

Join us at Gilbert White’s over the festive period for festive workshops suitable for all. Event admission price includes materials, coffee, biscuits and free entry to the museum.

Per Person: £22.00

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections
Gilbert White's House, The Wakes, High Street, Selborne, Hampshire, GU34 3JH

Starts

06

Dec

Expires

06

Dec

Christmas in Pennington

Santa's Grotto - Live Reindeer - Hot Food & Drinks - Fair Rides - Entertainment - Craft, Food and Gift StallsSanta's Arrival 6.15pm

Pennington Village, Priestlands Road, Pennington, Hampshire, SO41 8HX

Starts

07

Dec

Expires

08

Dec

Breakfast with Santa 7th-8th Dec

◦Santa joins the children for their tasty hot & cold buffet breakfast (selection of bacon, beans, sausages, eggs, toast, cereals, juices & fruits) ◦Admission to The Farm for the rest of the...

Adult Tickets (admission to Farm): £5.00 Adult Cooked Breakfast: £7.00 + 2 more

Cholderton Rare Breeds Farm LLP, Amesbury Road, Cholderton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 0EW

Starts

07

Dec

Expires

08

Dec

New Forest Christmas Fair

A traditional family day out, full of local produce and gifts and festive atmosphere.

Adult Tickets: £2.50 Children Tickets: Free

Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway, Summer Lane, Exbury, Hampshire, SO45 1AZ

Starts

07

Dec

Expires

08

Dec

Mulled Wine Weekend 2019

Join us for Christmas cheer, live entertainment, wassailing, children’s crafts, Christmas shopping and of course Mulled Wine at this wonderful free Yuletide event.

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections
Gilbert White's House, The Wakes, High Street, Selborne, Hampshire, GU34 3JH

Starts

07

Dec

Expires

08

Dec

Santas Science Grotto at Winchester Science Centre 7th-8th

We're very excited to have Santa and the elves paying us another visit this year! Join us for a Christmas experience like no other and spark curiosity in your little ones with this fun-filled...

Grotto Tickets per person: £8.00 Science Centre Admission Ticket: £9.00 + 1 more

Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium
Winchester Science Centre, Telegraph Way, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1HZ

Starts

07

Dec

Expires

08

Dec

Santa’s Grotto at Milestones Museum 7th-8th Dec

Visit Santa and his elves in their magical grotto deep in the heart of Milestones. Meet Santa and receive a special festive gift, then create a glittering decoration to take home for your own...

Santa Ticket Per Child: £7.50

Milestones Museum, Churchill Way West, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG22 6PG

Starts

07

Dec

Expires

07

Dec

The Ginchester Christmas Market 2019

Join us at one of three sessions and...Enjoy a complimentary drink on arrivalLearn more about local spirit and liqueur production from your favourite distillersSample unique and unusal...

The Great Hall, The Castle, Winchester, hampshire, SO23 8UJ

Starts

07

Dec

Expires

07

Dec

Getting In The Swing For Christmas

Come along for a ‘foot tapping’ and ‘sing-along’ concert with Chris Walker and his Jazz band to really shake off the Autumn blues and get you in the mood for Christmas.Advance tickets...

All tickets: £10.00

Burley Parish Church, Church Lane, Burley, Hampshire, BH24 4AP

Starts

08

Dec

Expires

08

Dec

Rogate Vintage Christmas Fair

Vintage Fair in the picturesque village of Rogate. Full of vintage clothing, accessories, jewellery, toys, books, kitchenalia, china, glass, militaria, records and much more. Stay and enjoy a cup...

Entry: £1.00

Rogate Village Hall, North Street, West Sussex, GU31 5BH

Starts

10

Dec

Expires

10

Dec

Festive Crafts – Twig Stars and Trees

Join us at Gilbert White’s over the festive period for festive workshops suitable for all. Event admission price includes materials, coffee, biscuits and free entry to the museum.

Per Person: £22.00

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections
Gilbert White's House, The Wakes, High Street, Selborne, Hampshire, GU34 3JH

Starts

10

Dec

Expires

10

Dec

Christmas Wreath Making 10th Dec

Only natural and mostly locally sourced materials used. after Christmas it can be popped under a hedge, in your green waste bin or on your compost! Tea and nibbles provided.

Per Person: £30.00

Cross Farm, Homington Road, Coombe Bissett, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 4LY

Starts

14

Dec

Expires

15

Dec

Santas Science Grotto at Winchester Science Centre 14th-15th

We're very excited to have Santa and the elves paying us another visit this year! Join us for a Christmas experience like no other and spark curiosity in your little ones with this fun-filled...

Grotto Tickets per person: £8.00 Science Centre Admission Ticket: £9.00 + 1 more

Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium
Winchester Science Centre, Telegraph Way, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1HZ

Starts

14

Dec

Expires

23

Dec

Christmas Canoe Paddle with New Forest Activities

Enjoy a 90 minute guided tour of the river’s beautiful nature reserve, with the river offering up some of its more stunning sights on a fresh Winter’s day.You’ll set sail in stable and...

Adult: £25.00 Child: £19.00

Bailey's Hard, Bailey's Hard Lane, Beaulieu, Hampshire , SO42 7YF

Starts

14

Dec

Expires

15

Dec

Santa’s Grotto at Milestones Museum 14th-15th Dec

Visit Santa and his elves in their magical grotto deep in the heart of Milestones. Meet Santa and receive a special festive gift, then create a glittering decoration to take home for your own...

Santa Ticket Per Child: £7.50

Milestones Museum, Churchill Way West, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG22 6PG

Starts

19

Dec

Expires

24

Dec

Santas Science Grotto at Winchester Science Centre 19th-24th

We're very excited to have Santa and the elves paying us another visit this year! Join us for a Christmas experience like no other and spark curiosity in your little ones with this fun-filled...

Grotto Tickets per person: £8.00 Science Centre Admission Ticket: £9.00 + 1 more

Winchester Science Centre, Telegraph Way, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1HZ

Starts

20

Dec

Expires

20

Dec

Christmas Country Market

Titchfield Country Market’s final market of the year. Everything we sell we either produce ourselves or source locally.At our Christmas Market all our usual produce plus Christmas crafts and...

The Parish Room, High Street, Titchfield, Hampshire, PO14 4AQ

Starts

21

Dec

Expires

22

Dec

Santa’s Grotto at Milestones Museum 21st-22nd Dec

Visit Santa and his elves in their magical grotto deep in the heart of Milestones. Meet Santa and receive a special festive gift, then create a glittering decoration to take home for your own...

Santa Ticket Per Child: £7.50

Milestones Museum, Churchill Way West, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG22 6PG

Starts

21

Dec

Expires

21

Dec

Michael Buble Christmas Tribute Night

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas...celebrate in style during the festive season at our 'Michael Buble' Tribute night. Join us for a beautiful Christmas day...We can't wait as we haven't...

Shirrell Heath,, Southampton, hampshire, SO32 2JY

Starts

23

Dec

Expires

23

Dec

Father Christmas Flying Visit

Father Christmas and more of his magical team of owls will be stopping at the Trust for this special family event. Evening includes magical owl flying display, Christmas crafts and festive...

Adult/Children Tickets: £19.50

Hawk Conservancy Trust
Hawk Conservancy Trust, Andover, Hampshire, SP11 8DY

Starts

26

Dec

Expires

27

Dec

Christmas Leave on the Watercress Line

Come along and join civilian and military re-enactors and experience the atmosphere of a WWII Christmas on the railway with The Watercress Line. The period stations will host re-enactors and the...

Adult: £18.00 Child: £9.00

Mid Hants Railway 'The Watercress Line', The Railway Station, Station Road, Alresford, Hampshire , SO24 9JG

Starts

26

Dec

Expires

27

Dec

Christmas Leave

This Christmas, the Watercress Line invite you to join civilian and military re-enactors and experience the atmosphere of a WWII Christmas on the railway.Whether this is a trip down memory...

Adult Tickets: £19.00 Children Tickets (5-16): £10.00 + 3 more

Mid Hants Railway Ltd, New Alresfod, Hampshire, SO24 9JG