Christmas events in Portsmouth this weekend

Get in the festive spirit with these six great events taking place on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.Â

Thursday, 20th December 2018, 2:35 pm
Updated Thursday, 10th January 2019, 10:27 am
Portsmouth Beer Festival is back at Portsmouth Guildhall this weekend.

FESTIVAL: Sample a variety of craft beers, cask ales and ciders from local and national breweries, accompanied by music from local bands. Tickets £10. Portsmouth Guildhall, Saturday, 12pm. 


CONCERT: An evening of Christmas music including a performance by Hampshire-based classical singers, with some carols. Tickets £8, £6 concessions. All Saints Church, Winchester, Saturday, 7.30pm. 

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EVENT: Go on a magical journey with entertaining characters, stunning sets and classic puppetry on the Gunwharf Express. Book now on 01482 320099. Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, Saturday, times vary.


FOR KIDS: There will be a bouncy castle, disco, soft play area and even a visit from Father Christmas at this Children's Christmas Party. For those aged 16 and below. Tickets £10. Gaiety Bar, South Parade Pier, Sunday, 1-3pm. 


STAGE: Lyngo Theatre present Hansel and Gretel. After these two young children are abandoned in the forest, they decide to create their own fate with'¦Â breadcrumbs. The Spring Arts Centre, Havant, Sunday, 11.30am/2.30pm. 


CHRISTMAS: Enter this Christmas Eve wonderland with music, sweet treats, lucky dips, games and much more. Book in advance by calling (023) 9262 6500. Mountbatten Centre, Portsmouth, Monday, 10am-4pm.