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Lensomy Feast Lunch
Mon, 30th October 2023 - Tue, 31st October 2023    
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Do you follow your path with peace and grace? Do you know where you are heading and have started your journey? Do you wake up [...]
John Brown in Dorchester
Mon, 30th October 2023    
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Discover the story of John Brown in this special talk for Black History Month. With Jordan Cole, a student at Bath Spa University, and Eve Mordue, Collection Manager at Dorset Museum.
Lensomy Sharing Circle
Tue, 31st October 2023 - Wed, 1st November 2023    
10:00am - 12:30pm
Ladies come join me around my table for a hot drink and slice morning.
University Music Choir and Orchestra Autumn Concert
Wed, 1st November 2023    
7:30pm - 9:30pm
University Music Bournemouth’s Choir and Orchestra present their autumn term concert on Wednesday 1 November, 7.30pm at Christchurch Priory
Squirrel walk and cream tea in the castle
Thu, 2nd November 2023    
12:40pm - 4:00pm
Take advantage of this new opportunity to visit the island out of season and catch sight of the red squirrels.
Ready 2 Rock Festival
Fri, 3rd November 2023 - Sun, 5th November 2023    
All Day
This is a 3 day indoor festival with a range of Tribute Bands, Cover Bands and Upcoming Local Bands.
Bransgore Fireworks Spectacular
Fri, 3rd November 2023    
5:30pm - 9:00pm
The fantastic Bransgore C of E Primary School annual fireworks display is back at The Three Tuns again this year on Friday 3 November
Lake Gates Car Boot Sale 2023
Car Boot Sale at Lake Gates Roundabout (Wimborne Showground) — Come and visit every Saturday and grab yourself a bargain!
Sherborne Digby Hall Monthly Market
Sat, 4th November 2023    
10:00am - 3:00pm
Sherborne Digby Hall Monthly Market - Upto 70 stalls, Held the 1st Saturday of every month 10am-3pm, March - December 2023
Sherborne Castle Fireworks 2023
Sat, 4th November 2023    
5:30pm - 10:00pm
The popular firework display is back at Sherborne Castle and Garden this November!
Bridport Literary Festival 2023
Sun, 5th November 2023 - Sat, 11th November 2023    
All Day
The Bridport Literary Festival hosts a programme of events featuring an eclectic cast of writers of fiction and non-fiction as well as emerging talents.
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
The Ashley Heath car boot sale is one of the largest car boots in Dorset, come visit us and find what you’re looking for!
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
Sun, 5th November 2023    
7:00am - 1:00pm
Dorchester Car Boot Sale is open every Sunday, 6:30am for sellers and 7:00am until 12:30pm for buyers.
Lensomy Feast Lunch
Mon, 6th November 2023 - Tue, 7th November 2023    
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Do you follow your path with peace and grace? Do you know where you are heading and have started your journey? Do you wake up [...]
Lensomy Sharing Circle
Tue, 7th November 2023 - Wed, 8th November 2023    
10:00am - 12:30pm
Ladies come join me around my table for a hot drink and slice morning.
Squirrel walk and cream tea in the castle
Thu, 9th November 2023    
12:40pm - 4:00pm
Take advantage of this new opportunity to visit the island out of season and catch sight of the red squirrels.
Poppy Coffee Morning
Swanage Poppython event - Poppy Coffee morning with Ploughman's lunch
Lake Gates Car Boot Sale 2023
Car Boot Sale at Lake Gates Roundabout (Wimborne Showground) — Come and visit every Saturday and grab yourself a bargain!
Needlefelt a tree decoration
Sat, 11th November 2023    
9:30am - 1:00pm
Suitable for beginners and improvers. Come and have a mindful time making your Santa wreath tree decoration
Poppy Craft Fair
Sat, 11th November 2023    
10:00am - 3:30pm
Swanage Poppython events - Poppy craft fair
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
Sun, 12th November 2023    
6:30am - 1:00pm
The Ashley Heath car boot sale is one of the largest car boots in Dorset, come visit us and find what you’re looking for!
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
Sun, 12th November 2023    
7:00am - 1:00pm
Dorchester Car Boot Sale is open every Sunday, 6:30am for sellers and 7:00am until 12:30pm for buyers.
Poole Stadium Car Boot Sale
Sun, 12th November 2023    
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Find a bargain at The Poole Stadium Car Boot Sale, Wimborne Road, Poole — open every Sunday, including Back Holiday Mondays!
Lensomy Feast Lunch
Mon, 13th November 2023 - Tue, 14th November 2023    
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Do you follow your path with peace and grace? Do you know where you are heading and have started your journey? Do you wake up [...]
Lensomy Sharing Circle
Tue, 14th November 2023 - Wed, 15th November 2023    
10:00am - 12:30pm
Ladies come join me around my table for a hot drink and slice morning.
Monteverdi: The Coronation of Poppea at Lighthouse, Poole
Tue, 14th November 2023    
7:30pm
Monteverdi: The Coronation of Poppea - ETO returns to Lighthouse, Poole with two new productions for their Autumn 2023 Season.
Exploring and celebrating Studland Bay’s environment
Wed, 15th November 2023    
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a special event focused on exploring the different ways in which the people who live, work and visit Studland Bay
POTS N PINTS: Pottery in the pub night at The Belvedere, Weymouth! First Drinks On Us!
Wed, 15th November 2023    
7:00pm - 9:30pm
Join POTS N PINTS for their pottery-in-the-pub night held every month at the Belvedere, Weymouth. Get down and dirty with a big ol’ wet lump [...]
POTS N PINTS: Pottery-in-the-pub-night!! First drink is on us! (Home in time for Christmas!)
Wed, 15th November 2023    
7:00pm - 9:30pm
Join POTS N PINTS for their pottery-in-the-pub night held every month at the Belvedere, Weymouth
Squirrel walk and cream tea in the castle
Thu, 16th November 2023    
12:40pm - 4:00pm
Take advantage of this new opportunity to visit the island out of season and catch sight of the red squirrels.
Exploring and celebrating Studland Bay’s environment
Thu, 16th November 2023    
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for a special event focused on exploring the different ways in which the people who live, work and visit Studland Bay, place importance, depend on and enjoy its natural environment.
Talk - Lyrical La Mortella
Thu, 16th November 2023    
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Horticulturalist, photographer, writer and traveller Rosemary Legrand brings sunshine to November as she takes us to beautiful gardens in Pompeii, Capri and Ischia
Needlefelt a Santa Bauble
Fri, 17th November 2023    
9:30am - 12:30pm
Needlefelt a Santa Bauble for your tree . Suitable for beginners, easy and fun and quite mindful too
Brownsea historical tour with cream tea in the castle
Fri, 17th November 2023    
12:30pm - 4:00pm
Brownsea has a fascinating history full of intriguing tales of watchmen, royalty, and farming folk.
Wareham Wednesday November Fireworks 2023
Fri, 17th November 2023    
6:00pm - 10:00pm
Join us on the 17th November for Fireworks and Live music at this years Wareham Wednesday Fireworks.
Lake Gates Car Boot Sale 2023
Car Boot Sale at Lake Gates Roundabout (Wimborne Showground) — Come and visit every Saturday and grab yourself a bargain!
Creative Christmas at Highcliffe Castle
Sat, 18th November 2023 - Sun, 19th November 2023    
10:00am - 4:00pm
Join amazing local creators and makers to buy unique festive gifts for your family and friends.
Do Zombies Dream of Undead Sheep
Sat, 18th November 2023    
7:30pm - 9:00pm
A one-man (and one puppet) musical journey through a zombie uprising, combining live performance and animation
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
Sun, 19th November 2023    
6:30am - 1:00pm
The Ashley Heath car boot sale is one of the largest car boots in Dorset, come visit us and find what you’re looking for!
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
Sun, 19th November 2023    
7:00am - 1:00pm
Dorchester Car Boot Sale is open every Sunday, 6:30am for sellers and 7:00am until 12:30pm for buyers.
The Sherborne Market 2023
Sherborne monthly market bringing you the very best of local artisans, crafts and food producers lots of stalls, free music and entertainment
Lensomy Feast Lunch
Mon, 20th November 2023 - Tue, 21st November 2023    
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Do you follow your path with peace and grace? Do you know where you are heading and have started your journey? Do you wake up [...]
Lensomy Sharing Circle
Tue, 21st November 2023 - Wed, 22nd November 2023    
10:00am - 12:30pm
Ladies come join me around my table for a hot drink and slice morning.
WONKY POT WORKSHOP: Make your own groovy ceramic mugs, vases, bowls + MORE!
Join us for a glorious evening of pottery fun at the lovely Belvedere Pub in Weymouth
Squirrel walk and cream tea in the castle
Thu, 23rd November 2023    
12:40pm - 4:00pm
Take advantage of this new opportunity to visit the island out of season and catch sight of the red squirrels.
Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens - Illuminate 2023
Fri, 24th November 2023 - Fri, 22nd December 2023    
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Illuminate, the outdoor enchanted lights display within the Gardens is back at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens this winter.
ILLUMINATE WINTER LIGHTS at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens
Fri, 24th November 2023    
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The outdoor winter enchanted lights display within Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens are back for 2023.
Artisans on the Beach
Sat, 25th November 2023 - Mon, 1st January 2024    
All Day
Experience the magic of the holiday season at Artisans on the Beach, a vibrant Christmas market in Swanage, Dorset.
Lake Gates Car Boot Sale 2023
Car Boot Sale at Lake Gates Roundabout (Wimborne Showground) — Come and visit every Saturday and grab yourself a bargain!
Swanage Christmas Lights Switch On
Sat, 25th November 2023    
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Save the date! On November 25th, 2023, the town of Swanage will host its annual Christmas Lights Switch On!
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
Sun, 26th November 2023    
6:30am - 1:00pm
The Ashley Heath car boot sale is one of the largest car boots in Dorset, come visit us and find what you’re looking for!
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
Sun, 26th November 2023    
7:00am - 1:00pm
Dorchester Car Boot Sale is open every Sunday, 6:30am for sellers and 7:00am until 12:30pm for buyers.
Grandma's Attic Antique & Collectors Fair Wimborne
Quality antique and collectors fair within easy walking distance of Wimborne town centre and Wimborne Market.
Lensomy Feast Lunch
Mon, 27th November 2023 - Tue, 28th November 2023    
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Do you follow your path with peace and grace? Do you know where you are heading and have started your journey? Do you wake up [...]
ILLUMINATE WINTER LIGHTS at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens
Mon, 27th November 2023    
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The outdoor winter enchanted lights display within Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens are back for 2023.
Lensomy Sharing Circle
Tue, 28th November 2023 - Wed, 29th November 2023    
10:00am - 12:30pm
Ladies come join me around my table for a hot drink and slice morning.
ILLUMINATE WINTER LIGHTS at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens
Tue, 28th November 2023    
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The outdoor winter enchanted lights display within Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens are back for 2023.
Christmas Bazaar
Wed, 29th November 2023    
10:30am - 1:30pm
Mingle & Jingle Through Food & Craft Stalls ~ Festive Gifts, Food, Accessories & Fine, New & Designer Pre-Loved Clothing.
ILLUMINATE WINTER LIGHTS at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens
Wed, 29th November 2023    
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The outdoor winter enchanted lights display within Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens are back for 2023.
Squirrel walk and cream tea in the castle
Thu, 30th November 2023    
12:40pm - 4:00pm
Take advantage of this new opportunity to visit the island out of season and catch sight of the red squirrels.
ILLUMINATE WINTER LIGHTS at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens
Thu, 30th November 2023    
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The outdoor winter enchanted lights display within Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens are back for 2023.
ILLUMINATE WINTER LIGHTS at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens
Fri, 1st December 2023    
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The outdoor winter enchanted lights display within Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens are back for 2023.
Sherborne Digby Hall Monthly Market
Sat, 2nd December 2023    
10:00am - 3:00pm
Sherborne Digby Hall Monthly Market - Upto 70 stalls, Held the 1st Saturday of every month 10am-3pm, March - December 2023
Swanage Christmas Market 2023
The Swanage Christmas Market will once again be taking place this December and we just can’t wait!
ILLUMINATE WINTER LIGHTS at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens
Sat, 2nd December 2023    
5:00pm - 7:00pm
The outdoor winter enchanted lights display within Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens are back for 2023.
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
The Ashley Heath car boot sale is one of the largest car boots in Dorset, come visit us and find what you’re looking for!
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
Sun, 3rd December 2023    
7:00am - 1:00pm
Dorchester Car Boot Sale is open every Sunday, 6:30am for sellers and 7:00am until 12:30pm for buyers.
Shaftesbury Vintage & Eco Fair 2023
Sun, 3rd December 2023    
10:00am - 4:00pm
Shaftesbury Vintage & Eco Fair 2023, Ethical & Vintage Clothing, Accessories, Homeware, Jewellery, Records & lots more!
Events on Mon, 30th October 2023
Lensomy Feast Lunch
30 Oct 23
Swyre
John Brown in Dorchester
30 Oct 23
Dorchester
Events on Tue, 31st October 2023
Lensomy Sharing Circle
31 Oct 23
Burton Bradstock
Events on Wed, 1st November 2023
Events on Thu, 2nd November 2023
Events on Fri, 3rd November 2023
Ready 2 Rock Festival
3 Nov 23
Burton Bradstock
Bransgore Fireworks Spectacular
3 Nov 23
Christchurch
Events on Sat, 4th November 2023
Lake Gates Car Boot Sale 2023
4 Nov 23
Wimborne Minster
Sherborne Castle Fireworks 2023
4 Nov 23
Sherborne
Events on Sun, 5th November 2023
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
5 Nov 23
Wimbourne
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
5 Nov 23
Dorchester
Events on Mon, 6th November 2023
Lensomy Feast Lunch
6 Nov 23
Swyre
Events on Tue, 7th November 2023
Lensomy Sharing Circle
7 Nov 23
Burton Bradstock
Events on Thu, 9th November 2023
Events on Fri, 10th November 2023
Poppy Coffee Morning
10 Nov 23
Swanage
Events on Sat, 11th November 2023
Lake Gates Car Boot Sale 2023
11 Nov 23
Wimborne Minster
Needlefelt a tree decoration
11 Nov 23
Bournemouth
Poppy Craft Fair
11 Nov 23
Swanage
Events on Sun, 12th November 2023
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
12 Nov 23
Wimbourne
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
12 Nov 23
Dorchester
Poole Stadium Car Boot Sale
12 Nov 23
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
Events on Mon, 13th November 2023
Lensomy Feast Lunch
13 Nov 23
Swyre
Events on Tue, 14th November 2023
Events on Thu, 16th November 2023
Events on Fri, 17th November 2023
Events on Sat, 18th November 2023
Lake Gates Car Boot Sale 2023
18 Nov 23
Wimborne Minster
Creative Christmas at Highcliffe Castle
18 Nov 23
Christchurch, Dorset
Events on Sun, 19th November 2023
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
19 Nov 23
Wimbourne
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
19 Nov 23
Dorchester
The Sherborne Market 2023
19 Nov 23
Sherborne
Events on Mon, 20th November 2023
Lensomy Feast Lunch
20 Nov 23
Swyre
Events on Tue, 21st November 2023
Lensomy Sharing Circle
21 Nov 23
Burton Bradstock
Events on Wed, 22nd November 2023
Events on Thu, 23rd November 2023
Events on Fri, 24th November 2023
Events on Sat, 25th November 2023
Artisans on the Beach
25 Nov 23
Swanage
Lake Gates Car Boot Sale 2023
25 Nov 23
Wimborne Minster
Events on Sun, 26th November 2023
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
26 Nov 23
Wimbourne
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
26 Nov 23
Dorchester
Events on Mon, 27th November 2023
Events on Tue, 28th November 2023
Events on Wed, 29th November 2023
Events on Thu, 30th November 2023
Events on Fri, 1st December 2023
Events on Sat, 2nd December 2023
Events on Sun, 3rd December 2023
Ashley Heath Car Boot Sale 2023
3 Dec 23
Wimbourne
Dorchester Car Boot 2023
3 Dec 23
Dorchester