What's On In and Around Bridport

Today to Fri 16 Sep by date within - 20 + miles

Portland Coast

Fascinated by the rocky coastline of the Isle of Portland, Dorset artist Leon Dore was determined to find a less figurative and more authentic response to its unique mixture of Mesolithic geology,
The Rotunda Gallery, Lyme Regis Museum, Bridge St, Lyme Regis DT7 3QA Details >
Today to Sun 4 Sep

A Tribute to Andrea Bocelli with Tim Pitman

Tenor Tim Pitman - the Voice of Somerset - performs a tribute to Andrea Bocelli and the Italian tenor: a concert of well-known operatic arias and songs in the bel canto tradition, including Nessun
Ilminster Arts Centre TA19 0AN Details >
Today

Pirates Ahoy - Summer Panto at Lodmoor Palladium!

Pirates Ahoy - Summer Panto at Lodmoor Palladium! Prepare for Scallywags and Seadogs… the Pirates are back in town! Join our crackpot crew on their BRAND-NEW ADVENTURE at Lodmoor Palladium this summer!
Lodmoor Palladium Lodmoor Country Park Weymouth DT4 7SX Details >
Today to Sun 21 Aug
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Maize Maze

The Giant Maize Maze at Blackmarsh Farm in Sherborne, Dorset, is open throughout summer from 23rdJuly to the 4th September.
Blackmarsh Farm, Sherborne. DT9 4JX Details >
Today to Sun 4 Sep

Fleet Air Arm Museum Brand New Immersive Carrier Experience

Fleet Air Arm Museum Brand New Immersive Carrier Experience The Fleet Air Arm Museum (FAAM) is excited to announce that its new state-of-the-art, immersive Carrier Experience will open on 27th July after a £1m refurbishment, right in time for the summer
RNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester BA22 8HT Details >
Today to Wed 21 Sep

Imagination Unlocked 3

Imagination Unlocked 3 is an exhibition of art work by two Bridport based artists, David Brooke and Caroline Ireland who both work from their imaginations, but in very different mediums and styles.
Eype Church Centre for the Arts, Mount Lane, Eype, Bridport DT6 6AR Details >
Sat 20 Aug to Sat 27 Aug

Prospect House - Open Garden for NGS

1 acre garden hidden behind stone walls with extended views over the Axe valley. 200 varieties of salvia plus echinacea, helenium, helianthus, crocosmia and grasses, among mature trees and shrubs...
Prospect House, Axminster EX13 5BH Details >
Sat 20 Aug and Sun 21 Aug

Sculpture by the Lakes: LIVE

Join us for a Murder Mystery finale to our Summer Season. We are catapulted back to the 1920s as we work together to solve the mystery of the murdered ballerina. Who killed her?
Pallington Lakes, Dorchester DT2 8QU Details >
Sat 20 Aug

Farrs - Open Garden for NGS

Enjoy several distinctive walled gardens, rolling lawns, sculpture and giant topiary around one of Beaminster's historic town houses.
Farrs, Beaminster DT8 3NB Details >
Wed 24 Aug

Trio Paradis: A Tour of the British Isles

Trio Paradis (Jacquelyn Bevan - piano, Lisa Betteridge - violin & Linda Stocks - cello) play a musical tour of the British Isles, including well-known folk songs & dances such as the Skye Boat Song,
The David Hall, South Petherton TA13 5AA Details >
Wed 24 Aug

Melplash Show

The Melplash Agricultural Society Show is one of the South West’s premier agricultural exhibitions and is held at The West Bay Show grounds, Bridport, Dorset on Thursday 25th August 2022.
West Bay Showground Bridport DT6 4EG Details >
Thu 25 Aug

Misterton Flower Festival

The Flower Guild will be exhibiting 18 beautiful floral displays in the Church of St Leonard's based on the theme of ANNIVERSARIES in honour of the Queen's Jubilee year.
St Leonard’s Church, Church Lane, Misterton TA18 8LT Details >
Fri 26 Aug to Sun 28 Aug

Axminster Eats Boutique

Axminster is the next hot spot for an Eats Boutique pop up street food market. This summer Axminster Eats Boutique arrives in town on Friday 22 July and Friday 26 August, bringing you global flavours...
Axminster Guildhall, West Street, Axminster EX13 5NX Details >
Fri 26 Aug

Bridport Vegan Eco-Living and Arts and Crafts Market

Local, friendly market in the middle of busy Bridport, with a range of arts and crafts, vegan sweet and savoury bakes, locally brewed Kombucha, oyster mushroom grow kits, jewellery, body care
Barrack Street, Bridport DT6 3LX Details >
Sat 27 Aug

Car Boot & Annual Horticultural Show

Show & Boot Sale opens at 2.30pm £1 entry fee. Presentation of cups at 4pm. Out of area show entries welcome, entries close Wednesday 24th 7pm.
Winsham Community Club TA20 4JN Details >
Sat 27 Aug

Sculpture by the Lakes: Fire and Food Feasts

In the glorious setting of the Riverside Arena at Sculpture by the Lakes Simon Gudgeon and Head Chef James Howarth, will be preparing a delicious menu, demonstrating live fire cooking using
Pallington Lakes, Dorchester DT2 8QU Details >
Sat 27 Aug

Black Shed - Open Garden for NGS

Over 200 colourful and productive flower beds growing a sophisticated selection of cut flowers and foliage to supply florists and the public, for weddings, events and occasions throughout the
Black Shed, Sherborne DT9 4JX Details >
Sun 28 Aug

Black Shed - Open Garden for NGS

Over 200 colourful and productive flower beds growing a sophisticated selection of cut flowers and foliage to supply florists and the public, for weddings, events and occasions throughout the
Black Shed, Sherborne DT9 4JX Details >
Sun 28 Aug

Textures of Dorset: An Art Exhibition in Card and Felt

This is a unique opportunity to view these talented artists together at one venue. Both Dorset artists, Jenny Penney (Relief Sculpted Landscapes & Ink Drawings) & Di Pattinson (Felt & Textiles) are...
Eype Centre for the Arts Mount Lane Eype Near Bridport DT6 6AR Details >
Mon 29 Aug to Sun 4 Sep

Crewkerne Charter Fair and Sunday Street Market

An annual Charter Fair held on the streets of Crewkerne. Friday and Saturday Edward Danter's Funfair. Sunday Street Market held in Market Square.
Crewkerne Town Centre TA18 7LE Details >
Fri 2 Sep to Sun 4 Sep

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