From family days out and great places to take the kids in Southampton and surrounding areas, to activity ideas for rainy days, I’ll share my local knowledge and ideas with you all.

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May 2019

Totton Arts Festival

May 25
Hanger Farm Arts Centre, Totton
Southampton, Hampshire SO40 8FT United Kingdom
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The annual Totton Arts Festival will be taking place at Hanger Farm Park and Arts Centre on Saturday 25th May

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Jungle Adventure at Paultons Park

May 25 - September 1
Paultons Park, Ower
New Forest, Hampshire SO51 6AL United Kingdom
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There's a brand new live action show, Jungle Adventure, at Paultons Park this summer!

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May Half Term at Beaulieu: Secret Agents

May 25 - June 2
Beaulieu, New Forest Hampshire SO42 7ZN United Kingdom + Google Map
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Train to be a secret agent this May half term at Beaulieu!

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May Bank Holiday in Hampshire: Longdown Vintage Farm Rally

May 25 - May 26
Longdown Activity Farm, Ashurst
Southampton, Hampshire SO40 7EH United Kingdom
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If you're looking for a great day out this May Bank Holiday in Hampshire, the Longdown Vintage Farm Rally is back for 2019!

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May Half Term Trail at Hurst Castle

May 25 - June 2
Hurst Castle, Keyhaven Hampshire SO41 0TP United Kingdom + Google Map
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Join Hurst Castle for a D-Day Heroes half term trail, to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.

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May Half Term Trail at Lepe Country Park near Southampton

May 25 - May 31
Lepe Country Park, Exbury
Southampton, Hampshire SO45 1AD United Kingdom
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Take part in Lepe’s May half term trail and return to the park office with the correct answers to claim a prize.

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May half term Sensory Interactive Trail at St Barbe Museum Lymington

May 25 - June 2
St Barbe Museum, New Street
Lymington, Hampshire SO41 9BH United Kingdom
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St Barbe Museum in Lymington is offering families the chance to take part in a self-led blindfolded sensory trail this May half term.

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Hythe Village Fete

May 27
Ewart Recreation Ground, Hythe
Southampton, Hampshire SO45 6DG United Kingdom
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Hythe Village Fete returns for another year at Ewart Recreation Ground

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New Forest Heritage Centre May Half Term Discovery Days

May 28 - May 30
New Forest Heritage Centre, Lyndhurst
New Forest, Hampshire SO43 7NY United Kingdom
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The New Forest Heritage Centre’s Discovery Days run every Tuesday and Thursday during school holidays.

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May half term in Hampshire: Create a miniature garden at Furzey Gardens

May 28 - May 31
Furzey Gardens, Minstead
New Forest, Hampshire SO43 7GL United Kingdom
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This May half term in Hampshire, children can create a miniature garden at Furzey Gardens in the New Forest.

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May Half Term entertainment with Crazy M at Longdown Farm

May 29
Longdown Activity Farm, Ashurst
Southampton, Hampshire SO40 7EH United Kingdom
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Along with all of Longdown Farm's usual hands-on activities this May half term, there will also be an appearance from children's entertainer Crazy M

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Family Bushcraft at Lepe Country Park near Southampton

May 29
Lepe Country Park, Exbury
Southampton, Hampshire SO45 1AD United Kingdom
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This May half term, take part in a Family Bushcraft morning at Lepe Country Park near Southampton.

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May half term fun in the New Forest: Wild Play Day at Foxbury

May 30
Foxbury, East Wellow Hampshire SO51 6AQ United Kingdom + Google Map
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Kids can try their hand at den-building, mud pie-making and creating wild art this May half term in the New Forest. The Wild Play Day at Foxbury offers a morning of outdoor adventures

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May Half Term in Hampshire: Rubbish Monsters at Longdown Farm

May 31
Longdown Activity Farm, Ashurst
Southampton, Hampshire SO40 7EH United Kingdom
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This May half term in Hampshire, join local author Simon Chadwick at Longdown Farm for story time, drawing, and junk modelling

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June 2019

Fawley Show – family fun day in Southampton

June 1
All Saints Church, Fawley
Southampton, Hampshire SO45 1DL United Kingdom
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Fawley Show is an annual family fun day in the Southampton waterside area.

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Mower Madness at Longdown Farm

June 8 - June 9
Longdown Activity Farm, Ashurst
Southampton, Hampshire SO40 7EH United Kingdom
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Mower Madness race at venues across the south coast - on mowers! They will be returning to Longdown Farm this June to raise lots of money for local charities.

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Father’s Day in Hampshire: Beaulieu Hot Rod and Custom Drive-In Day

June 16
Beaulieu, New Forest Hampshire SO42 7ZN United Kingdom + Google Map

If you're looking for a fun family day out for Father's Day in Hampshire, Beaulieu's Hot Rod and Custom Drive-In Day is the perfect treat for dads!

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Free entry for dads on Father’s Day at Longdown Farm

June 16
Longdown Activity Farm, Ashurst
Southampton, Hampshire SO40 7EH United Kingdom
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Free entry for dads on Father's Day at Longdown Farm!

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Meet Ben and Holly at Paultons Park

June 22 - June 23
Paultons Park, Ower
New Forest, Hampshire SO51 6AL United Kingdom
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Meet Ben and Holly at Paultons Park in Hampshire this June.

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Meet PJ Masks at Paultons Park

June 29 - June 30
Paultons Park, Ower
New Forest, Hampshire SO51 6AL United Kingdom
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Meet PJ Masks at Paultons Park in Hampshire this June.

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July 2019

Summer holidays in Hampshire: Living History at Beaulieu

July 20 - September 1
Beaulieu, New Forest Hampshire SO42 7ZN United Kingdom + Google Map
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During the summer holidays in Hampshire, families will be able to step back in time to see characters and cars from the past spring into action at Beaulieu.

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August 2019

Exbury Club Fete & Flower Show

August 3
Exbury Club, Exbury
Southampton, Hampshire SO45 1AH United Kingdom
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Join the Exbury Club for their summer fete in the New Forest

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October 2019

Happy Halloween at Paultons Park

October 5 - November 4
Paultons Park, Ower
New Forest, Hampshire SO51 6AL United Kingdom
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Happy Halloween at Paultons Park is a friendly but frightful fun fest, with over 4000 pumpkins dotted around the park

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Firework Displays in Hampshire: Beaulieu Fireworks Spectacular

October 26
Beaulieu, New Forest Hampshire SO42 7ZN United Kingdom + Google Map
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If you're looking for an amazing fireworks display in Hampshire, the Beaulieu Fireworks Spectacular never fails to disappoint!

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Halloween in Hampshire: It’s Frightfully Fun at the Farm

October 26 - October 31
Longdown Activity Farm, Ashurst
Southampton, Hampshire SO40 7EH United Kingdom
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This Halloween in Hampshire, head to Longdown Farm for some frightfully fun activities!

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