All events

  • Saturday, 10.30am
  • Romsey Methodist Church, The Hundred, Romsey, SO51 8BZ
  • 01794 368434

A Pre-Festival event. The Fair will provide a range of stands to share tips and information which will help to care for our world, support daily living and key decisions, and raise awareness of wider issues and concerns. In Romsey Methodist Church. Entrance free, donations invited.

  • Sunday, 2pm
  • Turner Sims Concert Hall, University of Southampton, Salisbury Road, Southampton, SO17 1BJ
  • 02380 652037

A Pre-Festival event. A concert of contemporary and classical music for winds and voices. This collaboration between the Romsey Youth Concert Band, Romsey Youth Choir and Romsey Abbey Choir explores the exciting and evocative repertoire for winds and voices.  These three highly regarded ensembles come together in a fully collaborative project to explore music by…

  • 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   https://www.facebook.com/teapoetcollective/ Indoors in the Crosfield Hall Annex. Tickets £5. …

  • Saturday, 7.30pm
  • Romsey Abbey, The Abbey, Romsey, SO51 8EP
  • 01794 512987

A Pre-Festival event. The Per Piacere Chamber Orchestra 10th Anniversary concert with Romsey Choral Society. Music will include Beethoven’s Symphony No 3 “Eroica” and Haydn’s “Nelson Mass”. With Elizabeth Roberts (Soprano), Lynette Alcantara (Alto), Matthew Minter (Tenor), Jamie W Hall(Bass). Conductor Paul Ingram, Orchestra Leader Chris Knox. In association with Music In Romsey. In Romsey Abbey http://www.per-piacere.com/  …

  • Saturday, 7.30pm
  • Romsey Abbey, The Abbey, Romsey, SO51 8EP
  • 01794 512135

A pre-Festival event. A concert in Romsey Abbey given by Southampton Concert Orchestra.  Music includes Mahler – Songs of a Wayfarer; Vaughan-Williams – Job, A Masque for Dancing; Shostakovich – Symphony No. 12 “The Year 1917”. Conductor; Paul Ingram.  Soloist; Stephen Kennedy.   http://www.concertorchestra.com In association with Music In Romsey. Tickets: £15 Reserved, £12 Unreserved…

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 07:30 PM
  • Romsey Abbey, The Abbey, Romsey, SO51 8EP
  • 01794 513125

Saturday, 7.30pm

Join Romsey Choral Society and The City of Southampton Orchestra as they open the 2017 Romsey Festival with a spectacular concert.

  • 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, 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.

  • 06:30 PM
  • Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Jermyns Lane, Romsey, SO51 0QA
  • 01794 369322

Saturday, 6pm

RAODS presents Laurie Lee’s classic and wonderfully vivid memoir of childhood in a remote Cotswold village.

  • 11:00 PM
  • Sir Harold Hillier Gardens. Jermyns Lane, Ampfield, Romsey, SO51 0QA
  • 01794 369318

Daily, when Gardens open

Come to Sir Harold Hillier Gardens and view the “Plants for People” outdoor exhibit, a display of naturally dyed art work created by local school children .

  • 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
  • 2 Albany Road, Romsey, SO51 8EE
  • 01794 522561

Daily, 10.30am-6pm

An exhibition of 12 or more artists.

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

Saturday, 10.30am-4pm

The Free Company of Aquitaine.