The Beggars Fair is an annual music event that’s been held in the centre of Romsey since 1993. Run by local volunteers, the event aims to showcase local talent in a family-friendly environment with events running throughout the day.
The event usually takes place on the second Saturday of July, with this years fair being held on the 11th July 2020.
The name ‘Beggars Fair’ is said to originate from a mythical date when beggars in the town were allowed to ask people for money without fear of arrest (a bit like today) and the day has been celebrated ever since…
For more information visit the official site at: beggarsfair.org.uk