Hampshire Coast Events

Calendar of Hampshire Coast Events

For a great day out by the beach check out our guide to Hampshire coast events and seaside festivals taking place each year. If you are looking for things to do and find out what’s on in Hampshire, see the events listed below.

Event Dates for your diary

Hampshire Coast events and highlights throughout the year for your diary. Find out what’s on in 2023, from food festivals to sailing and sporting events, there is something for everyone to enjoy.


Gosport Waterfront Festival

28th – 30th July 2023

Gosport Waterfront Festival is a family-friendly festival that has attracted over 17000 people over the three-day event, to enjoy music 


Beneath The British Seas

July 2023

An illustrated talk by underwater photographer, Charles Erb.


Beach Dubbin’

6th August 2023

The ultimate VW show by the sea – returns to Southsea Common for 2023! – Portsmouth, Southsea.


The Emsworth Show

August 2023

The Emsworth Show summer exhibition is a community event which is open to all the family with craft, gardening & food stalls.


Street Beach Party 2023

October 2023

Fun pop up beach street party with live music, alcohol, hot tubs & tonnes of sand!  Portsmouth, Southsea.

Discover Hampshire Beaches

Hampshire has lots of great beaches to enjoy. For families, nature lovers and waterports enthusiasts.

Top Hampshire Beaches

Looking for top Hampshire Coast destinations? Miles of sandy beaches, traditional seaside towns and family attractions. Walk the coastal path or find family friendly Blue Flag beaches. There are sandy beaches in Hampshire which are safe for swimming as well as dog friendly beaches for long walks with our four legged friends.

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