What's On and Latest Events in Portsmouth
We love to shout about the amazing events taking place around our home city of Portsmouth.
No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, screen 1925 Soviet silent film Battleship Potemkin on Friday 28th September, from 7:00pm as part of their Battle of the Silent Era season.
While hopping between various Portsmouth Festivities events, be sure to make time for a visit to the Hotwalls Studios, which will be open to visitors from 10:00am ‘til 4:00pm between 16th June and 24th June 2018.
Could you escape from the world's smallest escape room? This year, in partnership with Houdini's Escape, Portsmouth Festivities hope to create a record-breaking event by working with local schools to design and build the world’s smallest escape room!
This Portsmouth Festivities event is a wonderful chance to have a look round the amazing organisation that is Art Space Portsmouth, with over 30 artists’ studios and galleries. Look at work, chat with the artists, and even buy work at cheaper studio prices.
Your once-in-a-lifetime chance for an extraordinary encounter with a Goblin Queen and her huge and ancient dragon! Let go of reality and enter the world of fairytale and myth as you become involved in goblin mischief and are entranced by the enchanting, smoke-breathing, true-to-life dragon.
Five-piece 60s band Mojo Dollar perform a mix of mod, motown, blues, beat, and a bit of party stuff live at Southsea Bandstand from 1:00pm ‘til 4:00pm on Saturday 23rd June 2018.
As part of the Portsmouth Festivities 2018 programme, join Portsmouth Cathedral across various dates for Choral Evensong as the day closes, with prayers and reflection in the serene surroundings of the ancient cathedral quire.
Funk-soul-disco group Mr. Big Stuff and Portsmouth party outfit The Smiley Campbell Band perform at Southsea Bandstand from 1:00pm ‘til 4:00pm on Saturday 30th June 2018, with DJ Tony Broad and Funktifino on the decks.
No. 6 Cinema, Portsmouth’s only independent filmhouse, screen McQueen Live Plus Q&A- 15.
Asian hip-hop group Naan Breddaz, seven-piece festival band Karl Phillips and The Rejects, and reggae hip-hop collective The Tribe perform at Southsea Bandstand from 1:00pm ‘til 4:00pm on Sunday 1st July 2018.
Paul Tonkinson headlines Spinnaker Tower Comedy Club
Energetic reggae-dub-bass eight-piece Backbeat Soundsystem, ska/reggae groovers The Silhouettes, and dub-clash DJ Tom Mayhem perform at Southsea Bandstand from 1:00pm ‘til 4:00pm on Sunday 15th July 2018.
Collapsed Lung, Omar Baba, and Motif perform at Southsea Bandstand from 1:00pm ‘til 4:00pm on Saturday 21st July 2018.
Portsmouth indie filmhouse No. 6 Cinema are hosting a two-day mini season of silent films centred within the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, where the cinema is based.
Here are 12 Portsmouth Festivities 2018 events which are centred around the core theme of ‘FREEDOM’, so you can enjoy arts, culture, and performance while celebrating the felling off social walls.
Here are 12 Portsmouth Festivities 2018 events which are free, and either unticketed or organized on a ticket reservation system due to capacity limits. Enjoy arts, culture, and performance without breaking the bank!