Explore the New Forest - Your independent Guide to the National Park

Events in the New Forest

Watching New Forest Deer, one of several regular events in the New Forest We have listed just some of the forth coming events in the New Forest National Park and surrounding area, so you can easily discover "what's on" in the New Forest over the coming months. If you would like your event in the New Forest added to this page free, please e-mail us on enquiries@explorethenewforest.co.uk we cannot guarantee all events will be added, but will do our best. Disclaimer. All the information below has been entered in good faith and we are not responsible for any errors-omissions or cancellations that may occur.

2015 -2016

Date Location Event Details Contact
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Saturdays Lymington Market Street market every Saturday from 8am till 4pm  
Sundays
22nd March - November
Lymington Car Boot Sakes New Forest Carboot Sale in Lymington which is re-opening on Sunday the 22nd of March which will continue every Sunday until November. Opening times are from 6am to 1pm (weather permitting) Entrance fees for buyers are 25p per adult and kids go free. Entrance fee for sellers are £5 per car and £6 per van. Strawberry Field, Boldre SO41 8PT (A337) (between Brockenhurst and Lymington).
Contact us on 02380813655
Mondays Christchurch Market Street Market in the High Street (closed to traffic)  
Tuesdays Hythe Market Hythe Street Market 8.30am-3pm St. John's Street Car Park with more than 30 stalls Information Gary Brown 07850 399781
Wednesdays Ringwood Market Street Market in the High Street  
Wednesdays New Milton Market Street Market in Station Road  
Tue, Wed, or Thursdays Bashley Olde Time Music Hall Current alternating shows are ‘Bring Me Sunshine’ a tribute to Morecambe & Wise, Magic of the musical halls and The Good Olde Days Music Hall.
Nov to Dec will be Christmas Spectacula
Show and Cream Tea £14.50, 2 course roast lunch £7.00
Booking essential Tel: 01425 612830
Venue: Hoburne Bashley Holiday Centre, Sway Rd, Bashley.
Wednesday
(last Wednesday of the month)
Colbury
New Forest Militaria Fair
New Forest Militaria Fair, Colbury Church Rooms Deerleap Lane Colbury SO40 7EH 7.00-9.30 p.m. Cost £1 entry or £6 per table (to be booked in advance) Contact: Dave Curtis Mob: 07903 600 865 Email: david.curtis13@ntlworld.com
Fridays New Milton Live Music Every Friday night at the Old Barn Restaurant in New Milton, is a live Band. Come along and have an enjoyable evening out. Old Barn, New Milton, BH25 6SJ. Telephone 01425 678800
May 2015       Top
May - September
Lymington
Guided Walks

Three words give you the history of Lymington in a nutshell – Smuggling, Salt and Sailing. If you would like to know more then simply join us and let our guides take you on a fascinating walk through the town and it’s history.

Visit Web site for dates and locations
2nd May
New Milton
May Fayre
New Milton May Fayer organised by the Lions Club of New Milton - fun for all the family.  
2nd & 3rd May Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
2nd - 3rd May New Forest BushCraft Weekend Sunrise Bushcraft invite you to spend the weekend learning bushcraft skills with their fantastic team in the New Forest National Park Online Booking and more details
3rd May
Beaulieu
Simply Ford
A gathering of Ford enthusiasts with a cavalcade and People’s Choice Award. More details
3rd - 4th May
Netley Marsh
Living Heritage Show
A Living Heritage Country Show really is a great day out for all the family, with something for everyone. Watch the spectacular arena displays across our three arenas, with daring acrobatics, exciting jousting or adrenaline filled races.
More details
6th May Lyndhurst Evening Talk: Deer of the British Isles by Stan Kemish of the British Deer Society, Wessex Branch Refreshments from 7pm, Talk 7.30 – 8.30pm. Presentation of the six species of deer in the British Isles, focusing on the New Forest. New Forest Centre. £6 non-members £4 members Booking required 023 8028 3444
9th, 10th May
Hinton Admiral
Garden Open Day
* HINTON ADMIRAL * GARDEN OPEN DAYS (By kind permission of Sir George Meyrick) Saturday 9th May 2015 11am to 5.30pm & Sunday 10th May 2015 11am to 5.30 pm Accompanied Children Free Plant Sales – Courtesy of Stewarts Gardenlands Free Car Park Delicious Homemade Teas Main gate on A35, admission £6, for charity
9th May
Lymington
Bows & Braces Vintage Fair
View delightful boutiques with quality vintage stock. Glamorous vintage classics and timeless retro pieces Come and purchase unique items for your wardrobe and decorating your home. Music from the past playing all day - Vintage hair & Makeup 10am-4pm (Trade 9.30am) £1 entry The Masonic Hall, High St, Lymington, SO41 9AA - more details
9th May Lyndhurst Workshop: Top 10 herbs for the medicine cupboard with Rachel Heathcote The plants which grow around us provide a wonderful medicine chest. This is a hands-on talk and demonstration which will teach you about essential herbs to keep at home for treating common ailments. We will look at making some simple preparations including eldeberry cordial, calendula macerated oil, lemon balm tincture and herbal baths. You will go home with samples, recipe and information handouts. New Forest Centre. Booking required £30 per person. Places limited.
16th May
Burley Charity Horse or Cycle Riad A charity fun event on horseback, cycle of walk mainly off road in the New Forest - now in its 8th year! More details
16th - 17th May
Beaulieu
Beaulieu Autojumble
Over 1000 stands selling motoring parts, automobilia, literature and accessories, plus over 200 cars for sale. Sunday only: BEAULIEU SORTOUT with Land Rover parts.
16th - 31st May
Brockenhurst
New Forest Art Exhibtion
A fantastic independent art exhibition with a range of local artists - see web site for more details. More details
22nd- 25th May New Forest Bow Making Course Sunrise Bushcraft invite you to spend a few days with their team on an amazxing bow making course in the New Forest National Park Online Booking and more details
23rd - 31st May New Milton Art Exhibition We will be open from 11am - 5pm daily as part of Hampshire Open Studios. We have a range of products available including local photography as prints/canvases/cards, hand woven bags and scarves, felted items, wirework and fused glass jewellery, fabric bags and small bird ornaments and ceramics. The studio address is Oakwood Art Studio, 62 Oakwood Avenue, New Milton, BH25 5EA More details
24-25th May
Beaulieu
Truckmania
Visitors to Beaulieu this Bank Holiday weekend will be able to get up close and personal to the ultimate boys (and girls) toys! More details
26th & 28th May Lyndhurst Family Discovery Days: New Forest Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry All ages Booking not required Just turn up
New Forest Centre
27th May Colbury New Forest Miltaria Fair We have 12-15 stall holders and charge £6 per table (to be booked in advance). Entry on the door for the public is £1 per person.  There is a wide variety of militaria items on offer ranging from badges, medals, postcards, inert ammunition to military and surplus clothing.
at Colbury Church Rooms, Deerleap Lane, Colbury, Hampshire. SO40 7EH, from 7.00 – 9.30 p.m
25th-31st May
Beaulieu
Spring into Summer
During the May Half Term, spring into summer at Beaulieu with special activities for all the family. More details
28th May Lymington
Family Explorer Day: Smugglers of the Solent
Read tall tales about smugglers from the 18th Century, you will also get the chance to dress-up, take part in a smuggler trail and create your own miniature smugglers cove. Drop-in, normal museum admission applies. St Barbe Museum and Art Gallery T: 01590 676969
30th May -6th June
Lymington
Lymington Arts Group Exhibition
Exhibition and sale of original paintings and cards in the Admission is free and access is suitable for disabled visitors. Car Parking available. Masonic Hall, Hight Street LYMINGTON, SO41 9AA. Open daily from 9.00am - 7.00pm (Sunday 10.00am - 4.00pm).
31st May
Beaulieu
Simply Pink
Come to Beaulieu in your pink car and help raise money for Breast Cancer Campaign. More details
31st May Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
31st May
Lymington
Lymington Open Gardens
Sixteen gardens to visit, including ten new ones, there will be something to appeal to every taste, from luscious English gardens with lawns, herbaceous borders and roses to a yachtsman’s courtyard garden, stylish, simple and low maintenance. Whether you are a plants-person or are interested in garden design and layout, these gardens are packed full of ideas for you, however large or small your own garden. And the garden owners will be on hand to discuss your ideas and answer your questions. There will also be teas with home-made cakes and plant stalls. 2 pm – 6 pm Entry by programme £6 per adult from St Barbe Museum shop, New Street, Lymington or any garden on the day.
June 2015       Top
3rd June Lyndhurst Evening Talk: Bees by Ted Scott of the Bee-Keeper Association A PowerPoint presentation about honeybees and their life cycle, given by a local bee keeper with more than 40 years’ experience. New Forest Centre. £6 non-members £4 members Booking required 023 8028 3444
4th June - 14th June Lymington Old school Gallery, Priestlands School Exhibition Featuring painting, sculpture and printmaking work produced by Year 10 and 11 pupils at Priestlands School. Many of the pieces have been inspired by artists who have previously exhibited at St. Barbe, including Kurt Jackson and Colin See-Paynton, and by the exhibition ‘Under the Greenwood’. St.Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, 01590676969.
7th June Breamore Wessex Car Show The Dorset Jaguar Enthusiast Club is hosting this event, live music, areane events, model flying display and more - see poster for details.
More details
7th June Christchuch Farm Open Day Meet at Beckley Farm BH23 7EB, willl be sign posted on the day, free car parking and entrance. Visit Grain Store see Grain Plant & various grains produced in area, & what they are used for. Machinery & tractor display, enter draw to get chance to drive a tractor, see horse ploughing, various animals and more... More details
14th June Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
7th June Beaulieu Simply Porsche A gathering of Porsche enthusiasts with a cavalcade and People’s Choice Award. More details
13 June - 25 July Lymington St Barbe Open Exhibition The ever-popular Open Exhibition returns for its 16th year. As always it draws the best in paintings, prints and drawings from across the south east region of England. A selling exhibition. A great opportunity for those seeking high quality, affordable art. St.Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, 01590676969.
13th June New Milton Family Fun Day New Milton Ruby Club Family Fun day Ashley Recreation Ground
20th June Tiptoe
Summer Fete
Tiptoe Summer Fete - fun for all the family - 2-4pm Tiptoe Primary School
20th June - 19 July
Lymington
Old school Gallery Exhibition - 50 years of the RNLI in Lymington
This special exhibition will celebrate fifty years of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) in Lymington, from its creation in 1965 to today. The exhibition will be a unique opportunity to see the history of the Lymington lifeboat station, the crew, fundraisers and committed volunteers. Find out about the impact of their presence on the town and local area. The exhibition will also provide some wider context regarding the RNLI, looking at the charity’s history and dedication to saving lives at sea. St.Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, 01590676969.
21st June Beaulieu Custom & Hot Rod Festival Be part of the biggest and best Custom & Hot Rod Festival in the South! With live music and entertainment, this makes for a great day out for all the family this Father's Day More details
21st June Beaulieu HALF PRICE Father's Day Activities This Fathers Day dads go HALF PRICE on any activity! We offer great activities such as archery,  canoeing, kayaking and cycle hire, all in the heart of the beautiful New Forest.
. *Activities subject to availability *50% discount only applies when booking via phone - one day only offer.
For more details call: 01590 612377
24th June Colbury New Forest Miltaria Fair We have 12-15 stall holders and charge £6 per table (to be booked in advance). Entry on the door for the public is £1 per person.  There is a wide variety of militaria items on offer ranging from badges, medals, postcards, inert ammunition to military and surplus clothing.
at Colbury Church Rooms, Deerleap Lane, Colbury, Hampshire. SO40 7EH, from 7.00 – 9.30 p.m
27th & 28th June Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
28th June Beaulieu Simply VW A gathering of VW enthusiasts with a cavalcade and People’s Choice Award
July 2015       Top
4th July Lyndhurst Workshop: Lazy Summer eating with Judith Long and Jane Overall of New Forest Marque Cold cooking demonstration with sweet & savoury local produce, tasters and recipe sheet handouts. Booking required £10 per person. Places limited. New Forest Centre
11th July - 12th September Lyndhurst and Sway Special exhibition: New Forest Open Art (Art in the Park) The New Forest Centre and Artsway are staging a two venue exhibition displaying the best of contemporary and traditional artwork, linked by a common theme of the New Forest. The New Forest Open Art is held in partnership with the New Forest National Park Authority and is sponsored by ExxonMobil at the Fawley Refinery. Free entry to exhibition Suitable for all New Forest Centre & Artsway
11th July New Milton New Milton Craft and Local Producers Fair New Milton Craft and Local Produce Fair More details - New Milton Memorial Centre
12th July New Milton Pedal Car Grand Prix 2015 This amazing event is well worth a vist, discover the highlights of the amazing pedal car grand Prix held annually in the New Forest.  
12th July Beaulieu Motorcycle Ride-In Day The sixth annual Motorcycle Ride-in Day for bikers and bike traders, with a stunt show for everyone to enjoy. More details
18th July - 31st August Beaulieu Summer Holiday activities See history come to life with costumed guides, Victorian games, falconry and much more.
24th, 25th, 26th July Netley Marsh Netley Marsh Steam and Craft Show An amazing steam and craft show weekend - visit memories from the past and create new ones for today - great family event.
25th & 26th July Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
26th July Beaulieu Simply Vauxhall A gathering of Vauxhall enthusiasts with a cavalcade and People’s Choice Award.
28th & 30th July Lyndhurst Family Discovery Days: New Forest Champions Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Linked to Commonwealth Games. Standard museum entry All ages Booking not required Just turn up New Forest Centre
28th, 29th, 30th July Brockenhurst New Forest Show New Forest and Hampshire Show at the New Park Showgound - something for all the family. More details
29th July Colbury New Forest Miltaria Fair We have 12-15 stall holders and charge £6 per table (to be booked in advance). Entry on the door for the public is £1 per person.  There is a wide variety of militaria items on offer ranging from badges, medals, postcards, inert ammunition to military and surplus clothing.
at Colbury Church Rooms, Deerleap Lane, Colbury, Hampshire. SO40 7EH, from 7.00 – 9.30 p.m
31st July Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
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1st & 2nd August Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
1 August - 12 September Lymington The Royal Society of Painter Printmakers This exhibition showcases the very best in contemporary printmaking - rarely seen outside London. Founded in 1880, with a rich history of eminent past members, the Society is to this day a platform for the finest printmaking, including wood engraving, etching, aquatint, linocut, monotype and screen-printing. A selling exhibition. St.Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, 01590676969.
1st August
Lymington
Bows & Braces Vintage Fair
View delightful boutiques with quality vintage stock. Glamorous vintage classics and timeless retro pieces Come and purchase unique items for your wardrobe and decorating your home. Music from the past playing all day - Vintage hair & Makeup 10am-4pm (Trade 9.30am) £1 entry The Masonic Hall, High St, Lymington, SO41 9AA - more details
2nd August Lymington The 15th Lymington Rotary Summer Spectacular and Classic Car Show Enjoy the fun and excitement of a show that has activities for all ages and a Classic Car Show with over two hundred cars is one of the biggest in the South of England. There will be music to stir the soul and get your toes tapping along with interactive displays to both amaze and amuse. For the quieter moments there will be bargains to be had in the extensive Car Boot area and a range of trade and charity stalls that would complement any High Street. New this year is the Auto Jumble area sponsored by Autotrader. Food to suit a wide range of appetites and palates will be on sale. Come and join the food, fun and frolics for a modest £5 per adult with children under fifteen free; all profits are donated to charity.
Woodside Park - More on the web site www.lymingtonrotary.org.uk
2nd August Beaulieu Simply Japanese A gathering of Japanese vehicles of all shapes and sizes. With a cavalcade and People’s Choice Award.
4th & 6th August Lyndhurst Family Discovery Days: People of the New Forest Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry.All ages. Booking not required. Just turn up.
New Forest Centre
9th August Beaulieu Simply LandRover A gathering of Land Rover enthusiasts, with a cavalcade and People’s Choice Award.
11th & 13th August Lyndhurst Family Discovery Days: New Forest Creatures Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry.All ages. Booking not required. Just turn up.
New Forest Centre
15th & 16th August Milford on Sea Art on the Green Come and meet the Lymington Arts Group Members when they exhibits for sale their paintings and crafts at Art on the Green in Milford on Sea, Hampshire the weekend of 15/16 August. Open from 10 - 5 each day with admission free.  
16th - 16th August Milford on Sea Art on the Green Come and meet the Members of the Lymington Arts Group when they exhibit and sell their paintings and craft at their Art on the Green Exhibition at Milford on Sea the weekend of 15/16 August. Open daily from 10am - 5.00pm.. Admission is free and sponsored by Balmer Lawn Garages
17th - 21st August Lyndhurst The Village Artists As part of Hampshire's Open Studio Event a group of friends will be exhibiting and selling their paintings at the There will be a wide variety of works and on most days an artist painting. Open daily from 11.00am - 5.30pm with refreshments available. Contributuions to Charity. Admission is free and access is suitable for disabled visitors. Car Parking available.
Scout Hut, Wellands Road, LYNDHURST, SO43 7AD.
18th August Lyndhurst Family Discovery Day: My New Forest Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry.All ages. Booking not required. Just turn up.
New Forest Centre
19th - 31st August New Milton Art Exhibition We will be open from 11am - 5pm daily as part of Hampshire Open Studios. We have a range of products available including local photography as prints/canvases/cards, hand woven bags and scarves, felted items, wirework and fused glass jewellery, fabric bags and small bird ornaments and ceramics. The studio address is Oakwood Art Studio, 62 Oakwood Avenue, New Milton, BH25 5EA More details
20th August Lyndhurst Family Discovery Day: Royalty in the New Forest Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry.All ages. Booking not required. Just turn up.
New Forest Centre
22nd August Lyndhurst Discover your National Park Day Free entry to Museum. A day of walks and activities in and around the New Forest Centre and the historic Queen's House for the whole family. Find out all about the New Forest ponies and make your own Hobby Pony!
New Forest Centre
22nd August Beaulieu Simply Classics and Sports Car Hundreds of vehicles on display with a cavalcade and People’s Choice Award at Beaulieu
23rd August Beaulieu Supercar Showdown Hear the distinctive engine notes of the world’s most prestigious supercars on Beaulieu’s demonstration run.
25th August Lyndhurst Family Discovery Day: Royalty in the New Forest (Magna Carta) Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry.All ages. Booking not required. Just turn up.
New Forest Centre
26th August Colbury New Forest Miltaria Fair We have 12-15 stall holders and charge £6 per table (to be booked in advance). Entry on the door for the public is £1 per person.  There is a wide variety of militaria items on offer ranging from badges, medals, postcards, inert ammunition to military and surplus clothing.
at Colbury Church Rooms, Deerleap Lane, Colbury, Hampshire. SO40 7EH, from 7.00 – 9.30 p.m
27th August Lyndhurst Family Discovery Day: Love the Forest Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry.All ages. Booking not required. Just turn up.
New Forest Centre
29th - 30th August Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
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5th & 6th September Beaulieu Beaulieu Autojumble The largest outdoor sale of motoring items this side of the Atlantic!
5th & 6th September Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
13th Sepetember Brockenhurst New Forest Bike Ride A beautiful ride through the New Forest, helping to raise money for Orchid – Fighting Male Cancer. There's a choice of four routes for all ages and abilities, all starting and finishing in Brockenhurst. Quiet roads and gentle hills make the shorter rides ideal for families.
Start time: 8 – 10.15am Distance: 15, 30, 45 or 60 miles Advanced entry fee: £17.00
For more details and to regster contact: Bike Events
19th September - 3rd January Lyndhurst Special exhibition: Shedding new light on the New Forest’s past HLS archaeology and LiDAR – to include large interactive touch table, objects maps and graphics Free entry to exhibition Suitable for all
New Forest Centre
19 September - 9 January
Lymington
Shorelines: Artists on the South Coast
This year's major exhibition takes the Channel coast as its subject, exploring how artists from the 18th century to the present have drawn inspiration from the cliffs, beaches and harbours of England's southern border. The exhibition looks at the contrasting approaches taken by residents and visiting artists who drew inspiration from the shoreline between Cornwall and Kent. Many celebrated artists have portrayed these shores including Constable, Turner, Brett, Nash, Nevinson, Ravilious, Eurich and more recently Kurt Jackson and Jeremy Gardiner. This unique exhibition will be accompanied by a fully illustrated catalogue.
St.Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, 01590676969.
23rd September Lyndhurst Afternoon Talk: Lights, Cameras, Archaeology: A review of the New Forest Higher Level Stewardship scheme Heritage Mapping Project by Lawrence Shaw, Heritage Mapping and Data Officer, NFNPA - As part of the New Forest Higher Level Stewardship scheme detailed archaeological surveys of the crown lands have been undertaken using a technique called LiDAR. This talk will look to reveal what has been discovered to date.
£6 non-members £4 members Booking required 023 8028 3444
30th September Colbury New Forest Miltaria Fair We have 12-15 stall holders and charge £6 per table (to be booked in advance). Entry on the door for the public is £1 per person.  There is a wide variety of militaria items on offer ranging from badges, medals, postcards, inert ammunition to military and surplus clothing.
at Colbury Church Rooms, Deerleap Lane, Colbury, Hampshire. SO40 7EH, from 7.00 – 9.30 p.m
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7th October Lyndhurst Afternoon Talk: Fungi by Simon Moore Find out more about fungi and how to identify them at this fascinating talk. Refreshments from 2pm, Talk 2.30 – 3.30pm, Q&A 3.30-4pm New Forest Centre. Ticket includes free entry to the New Forest Museum. £6 non-members £4 members Booking required 023 8028 3444
10th October New Milton New Milton Craft and Local Producers Fair New Milton Craft and Local Produce Fair More details - New Milton Memorial Centre
10th October Lyndhurst Landscape Photography Workshop with Mike Read> Mike Read, a professional wildlife and landscape photographer, will help you understand your camera settings and teach you how to create compositions. Own transport needed. Bring own camera and if possible, a camera tripod. Walking boots and suitable outdoor clothing needed.
New Forest Centre. Booking required £50 per person. Places limited.
10th & 11th October Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
17th October
Lymington
Bows & Braces Vintage Fair
View delightful boutiques with quality vintage stock. Glamorous vintage classics and timeless retro pieces Come and purchase unique items for your wardrobe and decorating your home. Music from the past playing all day - Vintage hair & Makeup 10am-4pm (Trade 9.30am) £1 entry The Masonic Hall, High St, Lymington, SO41 9AA - more details
18th October Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
24th October - 1st November Beaulieu Half Term Hauntings Spooky activities for all the family this Hallowe'en
27th & 29th October Lyndhurst Jack 0’ Lantern Pumpkin Carving Jack 0’ Lantern Pumpkin Carving - 2 sessions - bookable, pumpkins supplied - 10.15 -11.00 & 11.45 - 12.30
Booking required £6 per pumpkin - New Forest Centre 023 8028 3444
27th October Lyndhurst Family Discovery Day: Alice in Wonderland Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry. All ages. Booking not required. Just turn up
New Forest Centre
28th October Lymington Hand to Mouth Theatre Hand to Mouth Theatre will be returning to deliver an enchanting shadow puppetry workshop where children will have the chance to create their own puppets, scenery and performance.
St.Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, 01590676969.
The workshop is from 10:30am to 1:00pm. £15 per child. Suitable for children aged 7yrs+. Booking required 14 days in advance.
28th October Colbury New Forest Miltaria Fair We have 12-15 stall holders and charge £6 per table (to be booked in advance). Entry on the door for the public is £1 per person.  There is a wide variety of militaria items on offer ranging from badges, medals, postcards, inert ammunition to military and surplus clothing.
at Colbury Church Rooms, Deerleap Lane, Colbury, Hampshire. SO40 7EH, from 7.00 – 9.30 p.m
29th October Lymington Spooky Superstitions Join us for a spooky day at the museum where we will be exploring superstitions past and present. You can also make your own witches bottle, amulets and charms. Drop in any time between 10:30am and 3:30pm. All ages are welcome and normal admission prices apply.
St.Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, 01590676969.
29th October Lyndhurst Family Discovery Day: Poppies Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family. Standard museum entry All ages. Booking not required. Just turn up
New Forest Centre
31st October Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
31st October Beaulieu Firework Spectacular

An explosive and dynamic fireworks display set to a ‘Ghosts and Ghouls’ theme.

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1st November Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
4th November Lyndhurst Gunpowder Factory in Fritham by Stephen Ings A presentation on the Gunpowder Works at Eyeworth between 1860 and 1821, looking at Drayson and Campbells black powder manufactory and at the Schultze Gun Powder Company and the production of smokeless gunpowder. Refreshments from 2pm, Talk 2.30 – 3.30pm, Q&A 3.30-4pm
New Forest Centre - £4 members Booking required 023 8028 3444
8th November Beaulieu Simply Smart A gathering of Smart Car enthusiasts with a cavalcade and People’s Choice Award.
25th November Colbury New Forest Miltaria Fair We have 12-15 stall holders and charge £6 per table (to be booked in advance). Entry on the door for the public is £1 per person.  There is a wide variety of militaria items on offer ranging from badges, medals, postcards, inert ammunition to military and surplus clothing.
at Colbury Church Rooms, Deerleap Lane, Colbury, Hampshire. SO40 7EH, from 7.00 – 9.30 p.m
26th November New Milton Christmas Festival New Milton Christmas Festival and carnival - a great family friendly event.  
28th November Lyndhurst Workshop: Make a Christmas Wreath with Liz Wyatt Make a fresh, seasonal wreath ready for Advent. All materials supplied.
Booking required - New Forest Centre - 023 8028 3444 - £30 per person. Places limited.
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2nd or 16th December Lyndhurst Curiouser and curiouser by Angela Trend Celebrating 150 years since the first publication of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland book. Refreshments from 2pm, Talk 2.30 – 3.30pm, Q&A 3.30-4pm
£6 non-members £4 members Booking required - New Forest Centre - 023 8028 3444
5th December Lyndhurst Christmas Fun Day
Free entry to Museum. Seasonal fun, crafts and activities as part of Lyndhurst Christmas Fun Day activities. Enjoy a mince pie and some seasonal punch.
New Forest Centre, Lyndhurst FREE
6th December Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
19 December - 3rd January Beaulieu Christmas Celebrations Join us at Beaulieu for our annual Christmas Celebrations with festive activities for the whole family.
19th December Burley Artisan Craft Fair J&A Artisan craft fairs, 10-5pm, Free admission, refreshments served throughout the day
Burley Village Hall, Pound lane, Burley, BH24
Tel:01425 471414
21st December Lymington A Victorian Christmas : A Victorian Christmas A fun & festive opportunity to create your own Victorian Christmas gifts and cards. Children can also try on costumes and pose for a traditional Victorian portrait. Drop in any time between 10:30am and 3:30pm. All ages are welcome and normal admission prices apply. .
St.Barbe Museum and Art Gallery, Lymington, 01590676969
30th December Colbury New Forest Miltaria Fair We have 12-15 stall holders and charge £6 per table (to be booked in advance). Entry on the door for the public is £1 per person.  There is a wide variety of militaria items on offer ranging from badges, medals, postcards, inert ammunition to military and surplus clothing.
at Colbury Church Rooms, Deerleap Lane, Colbury, Hampshire. SO40 7EH, from 7.00 – 9.30 p.m
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4th-10th April 2016 Milford on Sea Milford on Sea Food Week During Food Week our village will be alive with Celebrity Shows, Dining Offers, Themed Dining Evenings, Professional Cookery Theatre, Cooking Demonstrations, Educational Talks, Wine Tastings and the unique Great Dining Bus and more... More details
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