Autumn is on its way, bringing with it a whole bunch of cool things to do in Southampton!
Check out our round up of some of the highlights this season
1. Ghost walk
To get yourself in the Halloween spirit, why not join a guided ghost walk around
some of Southampton’s most haunted areas?
2. Burlesque Idol
If saucy showgirls are more your thing, join the House of Burlesque for Burlesque
Idol where you will be greeted by a showgirl and given a ballot to vote on the
3. Big Night Out
Join 5,000 other students as they take over the legendary Bedford Place for the
biggest Fresher’s bar tour in Southampton!
4. Arts by the Sea
This amazing free festival is not quite in Southampton, but just a short train ride
away in sunny Bournemouth. There are so many events to choose from, from a set
by The Correspondents, to a burlesque mermaid, to art exhibitions, plays, films,
workshops and so much more!
5. Zebratastic Weekend
You may have noticed colourful zebras popping up all over Southampton, but if you
have missed them don’t worry! They are all uniting at the Ageas Bowl for a
spectacularly zebratastic showcase!
6. Black History Month
Southampton celebrates Black History Month by hosting events throughout October
at various venues. Check out a showing of The Shawshank Redemption at the
Mayflower or a performance by The Gentlemans Dub Club at the Engine Rooms, or
join the plaque unveiling for Muhammed Ali.
7. Speed dating
Ever wondered what all the fuss is about when it comes to speed dating? Here’s your
chance to find out! Choose from events at Ninety Degrees or Rumba to see if your
magical match is right around the corner.
8. An Enormous Elephant Art Exhibition
Fancy seeing some amazing sculptures, textiles,
glassware and artworks from award
winning artists while helping with the conservation of elephants in the wild? Then
this one is for you!
9. Sailing Taster Sessions
Make the most of this great free taster session to get an idea of what it’s like to sail a
What are you getting up to this month? We’d love to hear from you!
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