Your quick guide to what’s on in the Portsmouth area
ROCK: THE FRONT BOTTOMS
The Pyramids Centre, Southsea, Saturday, 7pm
Touring their sixth album Going Grey, genre-flouting outfit The Front Bottoms are bringing their indie-punk-emo-folk stylings back to the south.
CONCERT: MUSIC FOR A WINTER’S EVENING
Southsea Citadel, Sunday, 6pm
The Salvation Army Band is teaming up with the young people’s band, songsters and singing company to perform Music for a Winter’s Evening.
TRIBUTE: THE BEACH BOYS STORY
Kings Theatre, Southsea, Sunday, 7pm
Get swept along as these five musicians faithfully recreate the greatest hits of America’s biggest pop band, The Beach Boys. Expect renditions of Good Vibrations, Surfin’ USA, and more.
FAMILY: MILKSHAKE! LIVE
Ferneham Hall, Fareham, Saturday, 12pm/3.30pm
Join all your favourite characters from Milkshake! – including Fireman Sam, Bob the Builder and the Little Princess – as they open up the Magic Story Book for their latest UK tour.
EXHIBITION: AMARTEY GOLDING
Jack House Gallery, Old Portsmouth, Saturday, 6pm
Amartey Golding’s Is It Just Me, Or Is It You? exhibition examines the legacies of exploitation of race, gender and class using his own experience as a black British male.
STAGE: ROCK CHALLENGE
Portsmouth Guildhall, Monday until Saturday
Youngsters from across the region will be taking part in the hotly-contested senior heats of the Be Your Best Foundation Rock Challenge 2018.