Events Around Bournemouth

Today to Wed 20 Mar, closest first.    

More details - Circus of Horrors 2019
Circus of Horrors is touring throughout the world with its latest & greatest show, featuring unbelievable sword swallowers, hairculian women swinging around the auditorium from her hair, demon dwarfs, strong man, whirlwind acrobats, flaming limbo, sensational sinister aerialists, knife throwing, cross & long bow
Pavilion Westover Road
Tue 5 Mar 19

More details - Bride: The Wedding Show at BIC
New for 2019, Bride: The Wedding Show at Bournemouth International Centre is set to delight and excite visitors. Hosted across two days, the event will serve to connect couples with the region’s finest wedding suppliers – from florists and stationers to bridal boutiques and photographers.
Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road, Bournemouth
Sat 23 Feb 19 and Sun 24 Feb

More details - Half Term - Oceanarium 'up to 1/3rd off' Online tickets!
The Sharks are back in town and there are savings to be made this half term at the Oceanarium! Explore all of our 11 themed zones, from the walk through tunnel home to our loggerhead turtle Carrie to the depths of the abyss with our wolf eel, there are thousands of creatures waiting to be discovered.
West Beach, Pier Approach, Bournemouth
Sun 24 Feb

More details - The Coastal Comedy Show with TV headliner Bobby Mair!
As seen on 8 out of 10 Cats (C4) Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC2) Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC2) and many many more! Our Coastal Comedy shows are known to be hilarious nights out and this show will be no exception! Bobby Mair is a Canadian stand-up comedian based in London.
Hotel Celebrity 47 Gervis Road Bournemouth
Fri 22 Feb 19

More details - Dazzle & The Art of Defence
Curated by David Lund, Co-Curated by Elisa Di-Rosa Following AUB’s collaborative contribution to Dazzle: Disguise and Disruption in War and Art, curated by James Taylor and held at the St Barbe Museum and Art Gallery in Lymington, this major new exhibition contextualises the artist Norman Wilkinson’s First World
TheGallery, Art University Bournemouth, Wallisdown, Poole
Today to Mon 15 Apr

More details - Run For Chocolate
Run for Chocolate is a celebration of fitness, fun and wellbeing! Participants of all ages and abilities can enjoy the benefits of exercise with the comforting reward of a luxury hot chocolate at the finish line.
King’s Park, Bournemouth
Sun 10 Mar 19

More details - Junior Safety Inspector family tours at February Half Term
Join us at SafeWise Bournemouth this February half-term for a fun and interactive family experience. Only £5 per person (plus small booking fee) - places are limited so book your time slot online now.
SafeWise Bournemouth Roundways, Elliott Road, Bournemouth

More details - Fitness February!
Support visually impaired people across Dorset this February by joining our month long Fitness February Challenge! Help us raise awareness and vital funds by signing up to one of our three fitness challenges! Complete the challenges, from home, on your way to work, at the gym or anyway you like!
Dorset Blind Association 17 Bournemouth Road, Poole
Today to Thu 28 Feb

More details - Craft Fair - Kinson
We are looking forward to our lovely Craft Fairs and what better time of year to do so. Enjoy having those lovely hand crafted decorations along with gifts and maybe even treat yourself to a few. We have local ladies and gentlemen that spend their valuable time making some truly amazing pieces.
Kinson Community Centre, Pelhams Park Millhams Rd, Bournemouth
Sat 16 Mar 19

More details - Spring ranger day
Get your kids in the great outdoors this February half term. Join one of our spring ranger days and find out what it’s like to be a ranger on Brownsea for the day. Take part in lots of practical outdoor conservation tasks and wild skills. This event will take part at the Outdoor Centre.
Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour, Poole

More details - February Half Term Weekends
Visit Brownsea during half term at the weekend for a great family adventure. Head up to the outdoor centre and toast a tasty treat around the campfire. Children can also explore and have fun in our natural play area with a pine cone shy, obstacles and much more!
Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour, Poole
Sat 23 Feb, Sun 24 Feb

More details - The Coastal Comedy Show headlined by Raymond and Mr Timpkins!
True legends of the comedy circuit. Likened to Morecambe and Wise and the Two Ronnies, anyone who can bring the house down with nothing more than a couple of Lidl carrier bags and an Oasis song have to be seen to be believed.
The Lighthouse 21 Kingland Road Poole
Sat 16 Mar 19

More details - Little Fins at Dolphin Shopping Centre
Back by popular demand for 2019, Little Fins for preschoolers, has its first event of the year on Wednesday February 20 at Poole’s Dolphin Shopping Centre. Next week’s Little Fins will have a ‘Disco Dance’ theme, where children can enjoy interactive storytelling and soft play from 9.30 to 11.30am.
Dolphin Shopping Centre, Poole

More details - Vintage Style Charity Gala Dinner
EDDC Chairman, Cllr Mrs Toni Coombs is hosting a Vintage Style Gala Dinner in support of Macmillan and Mosaic (supporting bereaved children). Saturday 2 March 2019 7pm for 7.30 pm At Bentley’s Restaurant, Dudsbury Golf Club, Ferndown, BH22 8ST.
Bentley’s Restaurant, Dudsbury Golf Club, 64 Christchurch Road, Ferndown
Sat 2 Mar 19

More details - Friday Market and Table Top Sale
Weekly craft fair and table top sale in the Druitt Hall, Christchurch High Street, (behind Christchurch Library) every Friday 10.30am-2.30pm. Variety of stalls selling handmade items and bric-a-brac such as jewellery, knitted goods, new and nearly new clothes, cards, books, DVDs, china, glass and toys.
Druitt Hall (behind Christchurch Library), High Street, Christchurch
Fri 22 Feb, Fri 1 Mar, Fri 8 Mar, Fri 15 Mar, Fri 22 Mar, Fri 29 Mar, Fri 5 Apr

More details - Craftroom Clearout sale
Craftroom destash market This monthly market, on 2nd Sunday of each month, begins on 10th February and is open between 10.30am and 1pm. This is an ideal opportunity for artists and crafters to buy artists’ supplies and craft items at reduced prices.
Druitt Hall
Sun 10 Mar

More details - Bournemouth Bach Choir concert
Bournemouth Bach Choir and Orchestra with Soloists perform Handel”Dixit Dominus” and Purcell”Hail, Bright Cecilia”. Conductor Tim Hooper . Soloists Abbi Temple, David Allsopp, Richard Rowntree, James McOran-Campbell. Saturday 16th March at 7.30pm ,Christchurch Priory.
Christchurch Priory, Quay Road, Christchurch
Sat 16 Mar 19

More details - Manor Farm, Hampreston - Open Garden for NGS
Traditional farmhouse garden designed and cared for by 3 generations of the Trehane family through over 100yrs of farming and gardening at Hampreston. Garden is noted for its herbaceous borders and rose beds within box and yew hedges. Mature shrubbery, water and bog garden. Open for hellebores and snowdrops in Feb.
Manor Farm, Hampreston, Wimborne
Sat 23 Feb 19

More details - Manor Farm, Hampreston - Open Garden for NGS
Traditional farmhouse garden designed and cared for by 3 generations of the Trehane family through over 100yrs of farming and gardening at Hampreston. Garden is noted for its herbaceous borders and rose beds within box and yew hedges. Mature shrubbery, water and bog garden. Open for hellebores and snowdrops in Feb.
Manor Farm, Hampreston, Wimborne
Sun 24 Feb 19

More details - Lee Nelson LIVE (Serious Joker Tour)
After his near sell out 150 date national tour, Comedian Lee Nelson comes to The Barrington for one night only on the 15th march 2019!
The Barrington Theatre Penny’s Walk Ferndown
Fri 15 Mar 19

More details - Bugs and Buds toddler club
Monthly Saturday morning toddler club which aims to inspire a love of nature from a young age and encourage interaction with the garden’s many wildlife inhabitants as well as its trees and flowers! Organised by the garden’s charity, the Knoll Gardens Foundation.
Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne
Sat 23 Feb, Sat 30 Mar

More details - Mini-masterclass: Preparing for Spring
To cut or not to cut? Led by Knoll’s owner, Neil Lucas, the UK’s leading authority on ornamental grasses, this practical mini-masterclass will not only answer the most–asked question at Knoll’s nursery but also help you ensure your own grasses are ready to produce the ‘wow factor’ this summer!
Knoll Gardens, Hampreston, Wimborne
Sat 16 Mar 19

More details - Baby & Children’s Charity Nearly New Sale
Baby & children’s nearly new sale selling toys, books, clothes, equipment etc (ages 0-12). Raising funds for Poole Hospital charity SPRING. Admission £1.
Broadstone Methodist Church, Lower Blandford Road, Broadstone
Sat 16 Mar 19

Broadstone Art Society Exhibition More details - Broadstone Art Society Exhibition
Paintings and drawings in a variety of media and subjects by the society’s members. Miniature paintings on easels for sale at very reasonable prices. Greeting cards for sale from members original work. There will be an opportunity to win a painting by one of our leading artists.
The Gallery Upstairs, Upton Country Park, Poole
Thu 14 Mar 19 to Tue 26 Mar
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More details - Studland Bay - Storm walks
A walk and talk about the changing coastline at Studland Bay. Join a coastal expert for a walk and a talk on the past, present and future of the coastline at Studland Bay. Find out about how the sand dunes, beach and ecology of the bay has changed and what the future holds.
Studland Bay, Knoll Beach Visitor Centre, Ferry Road, Studland, Dorset

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