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Southampton Events

German Christmas Market

Stalls selling bratwurst and schnitzels and much more in the Above Bar precinct.

Date: 20 November 2011 - 23 December 2011
(Date to be confirmed)
Cost:

Free.


100th anniversary of sinking of Titanic

Special events are planned to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic on 15 April 1912 after the ill-fated vessel struck an iceberg on its maiden voyage from Southampton/

Date: 13 April 2012 - 15 April 2012
Venue: To be confirmed.

Titanic maritime events

A series of events are planned to commemorate the sinking of the Titantic in 2012. These included guided walks, films, lectures and a commemorative service.

Date: 13 April 2017 - 17 April 2017
(Date to be confirmed)
Venue: Various venues.
Website: http://www.southampton.gov.uk
Cost:

Various.


Bollywood Baraat

Enjoy a carnival-style parade through Southampton's parks to Guildhall Square.

Date: 21 May 2017 - 21 May 2017
(Date to be confirmed)

Southampton Beer Festival

Celebration of real ales.

Date: 31 May 2017 - 02 June 2017
(Date to be confirmed)
Venue: Southampton Guildhall.
Website: http://www.shantscamra.org.uk
Cost:

Various.


Southampton Mela Festival

Spectacular festival celebrating multicultural music, dance and performance, with plenty of homegrown talent.

Date: 07 July 2017 - 07 July 2017
(Date to be confirmed)
Venue: Hoglands Park.
Website: http://www.southamptonmela.com

Cowes Week

World-famous, this is apparently the longest-running regatta in the world, dating back to 1812.

Date: 06 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
(Date to be confirmed)
Website: http://www.cowesweek.co.uk

Southampton International Boat Show

The largest on-water boat show in the world.

Date: 14 September 2017 - 23 September 2017
(Date to be confirmed)
Website: http://www.southamptonboatshow.com

Southampton International Food Festival

A must for all food buffs.

Date: 15 September 2017 - 16 September 2017
(Date to be confirmed)

Chinese New Year

Dragon dance and parades to celebrate the Chinese New Year.

Date: 10 February 2018 - 10 February 2018
(Date to be confirmed)
Website: http://www.southampton.gov.uk
Cost:

Free.