The Meads, Romsey SO51 8HB
This is a traditional public park situated on the west side of town. Beautifully maintained, it was created in 1920 from a 5 acre meadow, surrounded on three sides by the River Test.
Perfect for a stroll or to sit and enjoy one of the regular concerts in the Bandstand, the park’s facilities include a café, lawn bowls club, fishing, formal gardens, inclusive children’s playground, tennis courts, toilets and seating. The tennis is free and the café lend out rackets and balls.
Bandstand Concerts and Park Events 2018
|29th April, 2:30pm||Frontline Ukulele Band|
|12th May, 10am-3pm||Romsey Bowling Club open day|
|13th May, 2:30pm||City of Southampton Albion Band|
|20th May, 2:30pm||New Forest Brass|
|3rd June, 2:30pm||Birnie Boozle Band|
|10th June, 2:30pm||Romsey Area Schools’ Orchestras (RASO) for George’s Trust|
|17th June, 2:30pm||Jubilee Brass|
|24th June, 2:30pm||Brass Force|
|1st July, 1pm||Mayor’s Picnic in the Park, Duck Race and lots more…|
|8th July, 2:30pm||Flautissimo|
|14th July, 12-5pm||Youth in Romsey Festival at the Beggars Fair|
|5th August, 2:30pm||Michelmersh Silver Band|
|12th August, 2:30pm||Southampton Concert Wind Band|
|26th August, 2:30pm||City of Southampton Albion Band|
|2nd September, 2:30pm||Lockerley Silver Band|
The new Park Café offers a wide choice of both hot and cold food, snacks and a variety of beverages.
Café opening Hours (according to their Facebook..)
March to October, 7 days a week from 10.30am till 4.30pm
November to February, Weekends from 10.30am till at least 2.30pm