Here are our top picks.
EVENT: Portsmouth Jazz Club will be bowing out on a high with the wonderful Liz Fletcher and Alan Barnes Quintet. Tickets £17, £16 concessions. Executive Suite, Innlodge, Monday, doors 7.15pm.
GIG: Von Hertzen Brothers are a Finnish rock group, who will be gracing the stage in Southsea. Tickets £17.50. Wedgewood Rooms, Southsea, Monday, 7pm
MARKET: Explore an array of Christmas gifts, decorations, festive foods and a British crafts village in more than 100 chalets. Winchester Cathedral, Monday, 10.30am-6pm.
TALK: The Dickens Fellowship will be hosting a talk, titled Disappearing Dickens, by Dr Christopher Prittard of University of Portsmouth. Includes festive tea break and raffle. St Swithun’s Church, Southsea, Tuesday, 2.30pm.
LEARN: Portsmouth Historical Association welcomes a talk by Professor Adrain Smith called 20,000 feet above the Western Front: Britain’s aerial war 1917-18. University of Portsmouth, Park Building, Tuesday, 7-8.30pm.
MUSIC: Pulled together by Rich Robinson, Magpie Salute continues the story line he began in the Black Crowes band, with Marc Ford and Sven Pipien. Pyramids Centre, Southsea, Monday, 7pm.