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The month of two public holidays is upon us and if you are searching for things to do, places to stay and events to attend in Hampshire this May Bank Holiday this year, then look no further!  From the Gardener’s World Fair Spring at Beaulieu to the new ‘Sound Detectives’ mission at Winchester Science Centre – you’ll find plenty of things to do this May Bank Holiday.

When are the May Bank holidays in 2021? The May Public Holiday weekends takes place on the 1st,2nd and 3rd and the 29th, 30th and 31st of May.

Discover our ultimate guide to what is on in Hampshire during both May Bank Holiday’s this year below. We will keep this page up to date and we hope to keep adding to this list with the latest news of new events and ideas for you - so be sure to check back here again soon! 


Top Bank Holiday Events in Hampshire 2021  

There are number of events to keep the whole family entertained – from a day full of woodlands adventures with New Forest Activities to a day out with Thomas and friends at The Watercress line!  

For a full guide to what is going on over the May bank holiday weekends visit our what’s on guide
 

Bank Holiday Days Out in Hampshire  

If you are planning to visit Hampshire during the May Bank Holiday’s - you will be spoilt for choice for things to do!  

Hampshire is home to an abundance of amazing attractions for your family and friends to enjoy. Take the weekend to spend some quality time together whether you want to take a picnic to one of Hampshire’s glorious gardens or scream your heart out at our top theme parks.  

Here are a list of some of our attractions that are open over the May Bank Holiday: 

 
See all attractions in Hampshire 

See Family Friendly attractions in Hampshire 
 

Outdoor Activities in Hampshire this May Bank Holiday  

From sailing on the Solent to walking along the stunning South Downs – Hampshire offers a whole host of outdoor activities, for all ages and capabilities.  Find out more about watersports in Hampshire 

If you are looking to pack up the car and head for a peaceful picnic in a gorgeous garden or open space, here are just some of grounds and gardens that will be open: 

See all walks and hikes in Hampshire 

Find out more about cycling in Hampshire 

And if the sun decides not to make an appearance on either of the weekends – we have put together a handy guide for the top indoor attractions for you to enjoy below!  

See the top 10 rainy days out in Hampshire 
 

Bank Holiday Food and Drink in Hampshire  

Whether you are looking for a Bank Holiday breakfast, brunch, or burger – why not check out our guide to the top restaurants, beachside cafes, country pubs or pit stops in Hampshire!  

See guide to restaurants in Hampshire 

See guide to cafes in Hampshire 

See guide to country pubs in Hampshire 


Don’t forget to tag us in your Bank Holiday Hampshire snaps on Instagram by using #VisitHampshire. 

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