Events to Basingstoke
We are a not-for-profit organisation creating events for local business and the community in Basingstoke.
We are proud that the Basingstoke Half Marathon has built a reputation that puts it on a level with some of the great races in the south, combining a friendly welcome with superb scenery on traffic free roads.
Hampshire OctoberFest is a weekend of locally produced real ales accompanied by live music in a lively, fun, festival atmosphere..
The INSPIRE Business Awards showcase business success, innovation and achievement. The Awards are free to enter for any business in North Hampshire and culminate in a gala awards evening. Closing date 31st October 2022.
The Place to be Proud of awards recognise the contributions made by individuals, groups, organisations, places and initiatives that make our borough a diverse, vibrant community. Individual categories are sponsored by locally-based businesses. 2022 Winners were announced at an awards evening in June, nominations for 2023 will open in the new year.
In summer 2021 Destination Basingstoke staged the Hampshire Hogs art sculpture trail brining colour, creativity and a free covid-safe staycation activity to Basingstoke, the Hogs were auctioned for charity at the end of October
A fun, fast 5k run around Basingstoke town centre.