Here are a handful of top events taking place across the region on Monday and Tuesday.
EVENT: On stage, Brian Blessed is known for his hearty-sized portions of comedy, eloquence and personality. Tickets £28.50. Kings Theatre, Southsea, tomorrow, 7.30pm.
TOUR: Enjoy an exclusive tour of this iconic building while learning about its history. Go behind the scenes for £8.50, includes tea, coffee and cake. Portsmouth Guildhall, today, 2pm.
EXHIBITION: This exhibition showcases a range of wedding dress fashions through the centuries from the 18th century up until the present day. Gosport Gallery, today, 10am-6.30pm.
GIG: This Canadian quartet burst onto the music scene back in 2003. Three Days Grace have now released their new album, aptly titled Outsider. Pyramids Centre, Southsea, tonight, 7.30pm.
MUSIC: Pale Waves are the modern quartet who know how to rock. This Manchester-born band offer up a glittering pop performance. Tickets £15.55. O2 Guildhall Southampton, tomorrow, 7pm.
THEATRE: A look into the life of Martin Luther King, The Mountaintop tells the story of a great man, exposing his fears about his country. Nuffield Theatres Southampton, tomorrow, times vary.