Friday August 28, 2015

What's On in Dorset


August 2015 : Results 1 - 15 of 49 : sorted by date.

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A variety of vibrant, colourful paintings in oils, acrylics, watercolour, collage and pastel, also etchings, monoprints, collagraphs and this year 3d work on the theme "Coast". We are a well established group of artists who meet and work together... View more details - "Coast" exhibition by Morcombelake Art Group
James Hargreaves Community Hall, The Green, Morcombelake, Dorset DT6 6EA
Today to Mon 31 Aug

`Summer’ exhibition at the Youth Centre, Moor Road, Broadstone, Dorset BH18 8AZ, from Sunday the 23rd –Saturday 29th of August, 2015, open daily 10 am – 5 pm closing at 4.30 pm on the final day. Free Admission. There will be a selection of... View more details - Broadstone Art Society Summer Exhibition
The Youth Centre, Moor Road, Broadstone, Dorset BH18 8AZ
Today and Sat 29 Aug

A long-running annual selected exhibition which showcases the best of work by professional and amateur artists in north and east Dorset. View more details - Blandford Art Society Open Exhibition 2015
Corn Exchange, Blandford, Dorset DT11 7AF
Today and Sat 29 Aug

Weekly craft fair and table top sale in the Druitt Hall, Christchurch Dorset every Friday 10.30am-3pm. Variety of stalls selling handmade items and bric-a-brac such as jewellery, knitted goods, clothes, cards, books, DVDs and toys. Tea and coffee... View more details - Friday Craft Fair and Table Top Sale
Druitt Hall (behind Christchurch Library), High Street, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1AJ
Fri 31 Jul, Fri 7 Aug, Fri 14 Aug, Fri 21 Aug, Today, Fri 4 Sep, Fri 11 Sep, Fri 18 Sep, Fri 25 Sep

Dorset printmakers Barbara Barrow and Robin Moorcroft have collaborated on this two woman show, a colourful display of contemporary printmaking. They like to gather inspiration whilst walking, observing shapes and natural forms, textures and colour... View more details - A Walk with Two Printmakers
The Visitor Centre, Moors Valley Country Park, Horton Road, Ashley Heath near Ringwood, Dorset BH24 2ET
Today to Sun 6 Sep

A unique collection of hundreds of warships made byPhil Warren entirely from matchsticks and matchboxes. A must see exhibition View more details - Matchstick Fleet Exhibition
Nothe Fort, Barrack Road, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8UF
Today to Mon 31 Aug

Take part in Studland’s 50 things to do before you are 11 challenge this summer and collect your certificate. This week is Explorer Week so our pop up workshops will be helping you build a (mini) raft, go birdwatching and find a... View more details - Studland Beach - Go Wild - Explorer Week
Studland Beach, Knoll Beach Visitor Centre, Ferry Road, Studland, Dorset BH19 3AQ
Today to Sun 30 Aug

local covers band View more details - Stereo Kings
Thomas Tripp 10 Wick Lane Christchurch Dorset BH23 1HX

The team behind Jurassica is set to bring a bite-size taster of the ambitious £80m project to Portland, Dorset. Residents and visitors will be welcomed to a ‘pop-up’ exhibition at the Osprey Leisure Centre in Castletown, from Friday August 28 to... View more details - The Jurassica Project 'Pop Up Exhibition'
Osprey Leisure Centre, Castletown, Portland, Dorset DT5 1BD
Today to Mon 31 Aug

Come back in time 140 million years to experience the terrifying world of Jurassic Dorset. Your chance to meet the monsters of the deep and hear more about the project to create the world’s greatest prehistoric attraction. Plus talks, incredible... View more details - Jurassica presents 'Sea Monsters'
Drill Hall Gallery, Easton, Portland and Osprey Leisure Centre, Castletown, Portland, Dorset DT5 1BD
Today to Mon 31 Aug

Purbeck Film Festival present open air cinema in the castle grounds. Come and experience the magic of watching ’Stars under the Stars’ in the ruins of Corfe Castle. ’What We Did on Our Holiday’ a heart-warming, uplifting ... View more details - Corfe Castle - Open Air Cinema: What We Did on Our Holiday
Corfe Castle, The Square, Corfe Castle, Wareham, Dorset BH20 5EZ

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare’s best-loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star-crossed lovers, playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.... View more details - A Midsummer Night's Dream
Athelhampton House & Gardens, Dorchester, Dorset DT2 7LG

Welcome to our Pyjama Walk, a ladies only sponsored pyjama 5km walk in the beautiful grounds of Bryanston School in Blandford on Friday 28th August 2015 - starting at 10pm. We are delighted to be holding this fun event, now in its fifth year, at... View more details - Pyjama Walk
Bryanston School, Blandford, Dorset DT11 0PX

Come dressed as a pirate and get your photo taken on Brownsea Island. Send in your photo either on facebook or twitter and enter our free competition. We have Lottie pirate dolls and accessories kindly donated by Lottie dolls and handmade pirate... View more details - Pirate competition on Brownsea Island
Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour, Poole, Dorset BH13 7EE
Today to Mon 31 Aug

The Purbeck Film Festival’s annual open air cinema at the historic and atmospheric Corfe Castle, takes place this August bank holiday weekend with film screenings on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening. Friday, 28th August - What We Did... View more details - Corfe Castle Open Air Cinema - Purbeck Film Festival & National Trust
Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5EZ
Today to Sun 30 Aug

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