Your quick guide to what to do in the Portsmouth area
SPORTS: DISCOVER SAILING
Portsmouth Watersports Centre, until Friday, times vary
Discover sailing with the Andrew Simpson Foundation. The sessions are aimed particularly at young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.
HERITAGE: SOUTHSEA CASTLE TAKEOVER
Southsea Castle, tomorrow and Wednesday, times vary
Crew from the Mary Rose Museum will be relocating to treat visitors to talks about the vessel, with real objects recovered during the excavation.
STAGE: GRIMM TALES
Cass Sculpture Foundation, Chichester, until Saturday
There’s definitely something going on in the woods today – Chichester Festival Youth Theatre present Philip Pullman’s Grimm Tales - For Young And Old.
FAMILY: SUPERHEROES TRAIL
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, until September 3
Little superheroes will love the themed tour around the Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower, where they can also make their own comic-inspired story board or cartoon strip.
MUSICAL: MAMMA MIA!
Brighton Centre, tomorrow until September 3
The Abba-based musical Mamma Mia! hits the south coast as part of its first national tour. The show has been seen by more than 60m people in 50 countries since its debut.
DAY OUT: FUN IN THE PARK
Merchistoun Hall, Horndean, tomorrow, 10am-3pm
The Rural Area Play Project is hosting a family fun day packed with arts, crafts and games, as well as ice cream, refreshments and a big BBQ.