Activities, events and places in the Candover Valley and surrounding area.
Many of the organisations active in the Candover Valley and the surrounding area are listed below along with a wide range of places to visit, and activities to enjoy. There are many public footpaths giving you access to the countryside and its teeming wildlife which can be seen here.
Some of these places had reopened after the spring lockdown of 2020 but are now closed again. Most of the 2020 events were cancelled or postponed, but plans are being advanced to resume activities this year. Please check the relevant venues before planning any visits and for updates on their current activities and 2021 programmes.
The Grange Festival, Northington: the 2021 programme is now available. See more here.
Alresford agricultural show, Tichborne, Alresford: Saturday, 4 September 2021. The 2020 show was cancelled, but information about this year and other activities can be found here.
The Vyne, Sherborne St John: National Trust: The grounds and kiosk are open but the house is not open. Booking is necessary for any visits. Details here
Hinton Ampner House & Gardens, Cheriton, near Alresford: National Trust: More details here.
Candover Valley Gardening Club. More information here.
The Grange, Northington: open to visit the grounds, and view the outside of the house. Details here.
Hattingley Valley Winery, Upper Wield, near Alresford: Details of tours etc
Bombay Gin distillery, Laverstoke, Overton: Details of tours etc
Wolvesey Castle, medieval palace of the Bishops of Winchester until early 18th century. College Street, Winchester. Details here.
Women’s Institute – Swarraton & Northington. See more here.
Churches in the Candover Valley, benefice communion and other activities, More details here. -