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 take place on Sundays throughout the summer but at the Beggars Fair the park will be the location of the Youth Festival.
Bandstand Concerts & Park Events 2019
Concerts start at 2:30pm unless otherwise stated.
|28th April||Front Line|
|12th May||New Forest Brass Band|
|19th May||Bernie Boozle Band|
|2th June||City of Southampton Albion Band|
|9th June||George’s Trust Concert – RASO|
|16th June||Jubilee Brass|
|30rd June||Brass Force|
|7th July, 12:30pm||Mayor’s Picnic in the Park with Mountbatten Community Choir, Mountbatten Big Band, Duck Race and lots more…|
|13th July, 11-5pm||Youth in Romsey Festival at the Beggars Fair 2019
|21th July||Romsey Carnival|
|4th August||Michelmersh SilverBand|
|11th August||Southampton Concert Wind Band|
|18th August||City of Southampton Albion Band|
|1st September||Lockerley Silver Band|
|8st September||Greatbridge Riverside Band|
|All bandstand concerts start at 2:30pm
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