All events

  • Sunday, 1.30pm
  • Crosfield Hall, Broadwater Road, Romsey, SO51 8GL
  • 07729 837527

A Pre-Festival event. A fun afternoon of poems and stories featuring local performance poets and a guest musician.  A special event in an accessible venue for the benefit of disabled performance artists.  Open spots available for readers.  A warm welcome awaits all who enjoy poetry Our guest poets  for this event are Matt Smith and…

  • 11:00 AM
  • Romsey Signal Box, Brick Lane, Winchester Road, Romsey, SO51 8LG
  • 01794 500523

Saturday, 11am-4.30pm

Have a go at operating Romsey’s historic signal box.

  • 01:00 AM
  • Click on title to see a list of exhibitions on today.

Saturday, various times

There are a whole host of exhibitions on today, each of which continue for all or part of the Festival.

  • 11:00 PM
  • South Garth, Romsey Abbey, The Abbey, Romsey, SO51 8EP
  • 01794 515408

Daily, 10am-4pm

Delicious homemade cakes, tea and fresh ground coffee available between 10am and 4pm.

  • 11:00 PM
  • The Hundred, Romsey, SO51 8BW
  • 01794 512837

Daily, 24/7

Throughout the Romsey Festival and on for the rest of July, Romsey Town centre will be festooned with yarn to delight residents, shoppers and visitors alike. A great yarn for everyone! You literally can’t miss them!

  • 11:00 PM
  • The Barge Canal, Romsey, near SO51 8EJ
  • 01794 512837

Daily, daylight hours

Throughout the Romsey festival, colourful models of animals, painted by local schoolchildren, will be on display on the bank of the old Barge River between the Plaza Theatre and Fishlake Meadows.

  • 11:00 PM
  • 2 Albany Road, Romsey, SO51 8EE
  • 01794 522561

Daily, 10.30am-6pm

An exhibition of 12 or more artists.

  • 11:00 PM
  • Abbey United Reformed Church, The Abbey, Romsey, SO51 8EL
  • 07901 902367

Saturday 1st to Wednesday 5th, 10am-4pm

The final exhibition bringing together the research of the Heritage Lottery funded project in to the effects of the Great War on Romsey and the Congregational Church.

  • 10:30 AM
  • King Johns House, Church Street, Romsey, SO51 8BT
  • 01794 512200

Saturday, 10.30am-4pm

The Free Company of Aquitaine.

  • 11:00 PM
  • Stable House Studios, Newton Lane, Romsey, SO51 8GX
  • 01794 522615

Daily, 10am-4pm

Rex and Geraldine Trayhorne will open their studio at ‘Stable House’.

  • 11:00 PM
  • Romsey Abbey, The Abbey, Romsey, SO51 8EP
  • 023 8086 8496

Daily, 10am-4pm

Romsey Quilters tri-ennial exhibition in the wonderful surroundings of Romsey Abbey.

  • 11:00 PM
  • Rum's Eg, 27 Bell Street, Romsey, SO51 8GY
  • 01794 511220

Daily, 10am-5pm

Hampshire Art & Craft CIC present a special exhibition of painting and sculpture inspired by animals, wildlife and nature.

  • 11:00 PM
  • Rum's Eg, 27 Bell Street, Romsey, SO51 8GY
  • 01794 511220

Daily, 9am-5pm

Starting on 28th June and continuing through to 30 July, this free outdoor event runs on every day throughout the Festival in the South Garth of Romsey Abbey.

  • 11:00 PM
  • Mottisfont Abbey, Mottisfont, Romsey, SO51 0LP
  • 01794 344020

Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd, 11am-4.30pm

An exhibition at Mottisfont Abbey, running in the weeks leading up to the Festival and over the first weekend.