Things to do in Hampshire this weekend
PUBLISHED: 14:33 21 March 2017 | UPDATED: 14:33 21 March 2017
Great things to do in Hampshire this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas.
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Petersfield Music Festival - Until Saturday 25 March
For more than a century this wonderful festival has promoted music in and around Petersfield, from singers to instrumentalists of all ages. Taking place in Festival Hall, this year’s programme includes works by Mendelssohn and Edward Thomas.
Romance of Brit Art - Ongoing event
Willis Museum and Sainsbury Gallery, Basingstoke RG21 7QD
The Romantic Thread in British Art features works from the 18th century to present day from Southampton’s fine art collection..
Choccie Heaven - Saturday 25 March
Chocolate Craft Ltd, Unit 1, Upton Park Farm, Old Alresford SO24 9EB
Spend quality time with your mother at this Mother’s Day Celebration Chocolate Making Workshop, creating your own unique handmade chocolates. Under expert guidance, Chocolate Craft will teach you how to decorate your chocolates with fine piping techniques as well as package your finished product in a professional way. There will also be the chance to make a Mother’s Day’ chocolate lolly! Refreshments are included.
Hitting the Heights - Saturday 25 March
West End Centre, Aldershot Queens Road, Aldershot GU11 3JD
Think of Flight Brigade as a family and you will start to understand their chemistry. Hear their songs as epic stories to which each member is essential and you begin to grasp what makes their music so incredibly powerful.
Bound to be a Hoot - Saturday 25 March
The Hawk Conservancy Trust, Sarson Lane, Weyhill, SP11 8DY
Wrap up warm, take a torch and step out in the dark with the owls. Held on Saturday evenings throughout the spring, these enchanting ‘Owls by Moonlight’ events give visitors the opportunity to see the owls really awake and at their best. Expect a magical evening with these beautiful feathered creatures. Plus enjoy a light supper as part of the experience. Numbers are strictly limited, so it’s best to book early to avoid disappointment.
Open Garden - Sunday 26 March
Bere Mill, Whitchurch
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.