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Local Events

2020 Events

Throughout the Year

Every Sat

Park Run
9am. Lodmoor Country Park

Every Sun

Junior Park Run
9am. Lodmoor Country Park

February Events

February

Sun 2

Portland Coastal Marathon
WPNSA Organised by Bustinskin Events.

March Events

March

 

Sun 15

Weymouth Bay 10k Charity Fun Run
Hotel Riviera to the Pavilion
www.mccpromotions.com

Sun 14 & Sun 15

Dorset Comic Con
Weymouth.

Sun 22

Weymouth Half Marathan
Starting on Weymouth Seafront.
www.justracinguk.com

Sat 28 & Sun 29

UK 29er Grand Prix Series 2019/2020
WPNSA
www.wpnsa.org.uk

April Events

April

  

Tues 7 - Sun 19

Matchstick Fleet Exhibition
Nothe Fort
nothefort.org.uk/

Sat 11 & Sun 12

Quayside Music Festival
Weymouth Harbourside

Sat 18 & Sun 19

The 32nd (Cornwall) Regiment of Foot
Nothe Fort
nothefort.org.uk/

Sun 22

Osprey Sprint Triathlon
Osprey Leisure Centre, Portland.
www.bustinskin.com

May Events

May

 

Mon 8

Teddy Rocks Festival
Blandford.

Mon 8

VE Day Celebration Service Parade Ground
Nothe Fort
https://nothefort.org.uk/

Mon 8

Bank Holiday Monday
Various events in Weymouth.

Sat 16 & Sun 17

Jurassic Coast Challenge
Poole Harbour to Bridport
www.actionchallenge.com

Sat 23 & Sun 24

Fayre in the Square
Hope Square, Weymouth Harbour
www.fayreinthesquare.co.uk

Sat 23 & Sun 24

1940’s Home Front Family Weekend
Nothe Fort
https://nothefort.org.uk/

Sat 23 & Sun 24

Mudeford Seafood Festival
Christchurch.

Mon 25

US Memorial Day Service
Weymouth Esplanade, 11am

Sat 30 - Sun 31

Folk Festival
Weymouth Harbourside.
www.wessexfolkfestival.com

June Events

June

  

Sun 7

The Thomas Hardye Victorian Fayre
Weymouth

Sun 14

Race to the Bill Triathlon
WPNSA.
www.bustinskin.com

Fri 19 & Sat 20

Chesil Rocks
Langton Herring, Weymouth.

Sat 20 & Sun 21

Armed Forces Celebrations
Weymouth Seafront. View the historic vehicles, support the Veterans Association awareness stalls. Veterans Service and Parade on Sun 21June

Sat 26 & Sun 27

Dorset Midsummer Music Festival
Blanford Forum

Sat 26 & Sun 27

Tankfest
The Tank Museum, Bovington.

July Events

July

  

Sat 4 & Sun 5

Chickerell Steam Fayre
Chickerell, Weymouth.

Sun 5

H.M.S. Pinafore performed by Opera Anywhere
Nothe Fort
https://nothefort.org.uk/

Fri 10 & Sun 11

British Beach Polo Championship Sanbanks
Sandbanks Poole.

Sat 11

Royal Navy International Air Day
Ilchester

Sat 11 & Sun 12

Dorset Seafood Festival
Weymouth Harbourside.
www.dorsetseafood.co.uk

Sat 18 & Sun 19

Victorian Family Weekend
Nothe Fort
https://nothefort.org.uk/

Sun 19

Sherborne Castle Classic & Super Cars
Sherborne.

August Events

August

Sat 1 & Sun 2

Great Dorset Chilli Festival
Wimborne St Giles www.greatdorsetchillifestival.co.uk/

Sat 1 - Sat 8

Lyme Regis Carnival Week
Lyme Regis. www.lymeregiscarnival.co.uk/

Fri 7 - Sun 9

Purbeck Rally
Wareham. www.purbeckrally.com

Sun 8

Bridport Vegan Market Bridport.
www.bridportveganmarket.co.uk

Wed 12

Oscar Wilde's ‘Importance of Being Earnest
Nothe Fort
https://nothefort.org.uk/

Sat 15 & Sun 16

Cristchurch Carnival Christchurch.
www.christchurchcarnival.co.uk

Sat 15

Dorchester Cider Festival
Dorchester.

Wed 19

Gillingham & Shaftesbury Agricultural Show Near Shaftesbury
www.gillinghamandshaftesburyshow.co.uk

Thur 20 - Sun 23

Bournemouth Air Festival Bournemouth.
www.bournemouthair.co.uk

Sat 22 & Sun 23

Swanage Fairy Festival Swanage.

Thur 20 - Sun 23

Bournemouth Air Festival Bournemouth.
www.bournemouthair.co.uk

Thur 27

The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas
Nothe Fort
https://nothefort.org.uk/

September Events

September

Sat 5

Bridport Hat Festival
Bridport. www.bridporthatfest.org

Sun 6

Weymouth Classic Triathlon
Bowleaze Cove. www.bustinskin.com

Sat 5 & Sun 6

Dorset County Show
Dorchester. www.dorsetcountyshow.co.uk

Sat 5 - Sun 13

b-side Art Festival
Portland. www.b-side.org.uk

Fri 11 - Sun 20

Inside Out Dorset Dorchester.
www.insideoutdorset.co.uk/

Fri 11 - Sun 13

Swanage Folk Festival Swanage.
www.swanagefolkfestival.com

Sat 19

Tiger Day 14, The Tank Museum
Wareham.
www.tankmuseum.org

Sun 20

Ironman 70.3 Weymouth
https://www.ironman.com/

October Events

October

Sat 3 - Fri 9

Weymouth Speed Week
Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy. www.wpnsa.org.uk

Fri 16 - Sat 1 Nov

Abbotsbury Enchanted Floodlit Gardens
Abotsbury Gardens.

Fri 16

Purbeck Film Festival
Wareham.www.purbeckfilm.com

Tue 15 - Sun 20

Dorchester Literary Festival
Dorchester. www.dorchesterliteraryfestival.com

Fri 18 Oct - Sat 2 Nov

Purbeck Film Festival
Various. www.purbeckfilm.com

November Events

November

Thur 5

Guy Fawkes Celebrations
Weymouth Beach.

Sun 8

Remembrance Sunday
The Esplanade, Weymouth.

Fri 13

Christmas Tree Wonderland Opens
Bournemouth. www.christmastreewonderland.co.uk

December Events

December

Tues 1 - Sun 20

Meet Father Christmas at Farmer Palmer's
Farmer Palmers, Organford.

Thur 22 Dec - Sat 2 Jan

Aladdin, Family Pantomime
Weymouth Pavilion.
www.weymouthpavilion.com

Fri 25

Christmas Day Harbour Swim
Weymouth Harbour, 11am.

Thur 31

New Years Eve Revelry
Various locations throughout the borough.

Waterside Holiday Group is not responsible for external events and takes no responsibility for event cancellations, it is important that you check full event details with the event organisers.

If you would like your Dorset event listed here please contact us info@watersideholidays.co.uk.

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