What's On Portland

What's On Portland

Today to 19 Sep 17 within 40 miles.

More details - Matchstick Fleet Exhibition
Come to the Nothe Fort Weymouth and be amazed at the detail and accuracy of the scaled replicas of modern warships on display. Made entirely of...
Nothe Fort Barrack Road Weymouth
Today to Mon 28 Aug

More details - Nothe Fort ghost hunt
Experience a night of ghost hunting at Nothe Fort, Weymouth, Dorset with Ghost Hunt Events on 16th September 2017 Participate in Séances, Vigils,...
Nothe Fort, Weymouth
Sat 16 Sep

More details - Tudor House, Weymouth
Heritage Open Day: A merchant house dating from 1600 containing 17th century artifacts. A guided tour of approximately 45 minutes. Donations...
3 Trinity St, Weymouth
Sat 9 Sep and Sun 10 Sep

More details - Pirates of the Pavilion - Weymouth's Summer Pantomime!
Pirates of the Pavilion, Weymouth’s Popular Summer Pantomime, sails back into the Pavilion Theatre this summer for more swashbuckling family...
The Weymouth Pavilion, The Esplanade, Weymouth
Today, Mon 28 Aug, Tue 29 Aug

More details - Weymouth Town Walk
Heritage Open Day: Join Weymouth Civic Society on a guided tour of Weymouth`s Georgian sea front, old harbour and historic town.
Weymouth Pavillion, The Esplanade, Weymouth
Sat 9 Sep

More details - Arts and Crafts
Exhibition and sales by Royal manor Workshops/Upwey Stitchers/Chesil Embroiderers plus 30+ stalls of
Weymouth Bay methodist Church,32, Melcombe Ave., Weymouth
Mon 28 Aug to Sat 2 Sep

More details - The Moscow State Circus
The UK will play host to one of the most spectacular circus displays in the world when the Moscow State Circus returns. The world’s most famous...
Lodmoor Country Park, Weymouth

More details - Birdwatching at RSPB Lodmoor reserve
Autumn bird migration is now well underway, waders with possible Greenshank, Little Stint, sandpipers, plovers moving through, wildfowl, warblers and...
Lodmoor RSPB reserve
Sat 9 Sep

More details - St Laurence Church, Upwey
Heritage Open Day: A 13th-15th Century church with Tudor Roses, wall paintings, a 12th century font (used as a pedestal for the capital in...
Church Street, Upwey, Weymouth
Thu 7 Sep to Sun 10 Sep

More details - Coastal Trailer Rides and Cream Teas
A great afternoon out for all the family. Chaldon Herring, near Winfrith Newburgh, is once again offering its famous Trailer Rides over the weekend...
The Village Green, Chaldon Herring
Sat 26 Aug and Sun 27 Aug

More details - Owermoigne Monday Club
Monthly afternoon social group - everybody welcome August - no meeting - Summer break September 4th - no meeting - coach outing to...
Owermoigne Village Hall
Mon 4 Sep

More details - Martinstown Barn Dance
Friday 1st September, 7-11pm at Ashton Farm Barn. It’s time to kick up yer heels at the Martinstown Barn Dance! The hugely popular and talented...
Ashton Farm Barn, Martinstown
Fri 1 Sep

More details - Dorset Forest School – Making a Myth
Investigate the myths and legends surrounding some of the ancient stones in the area, such as the Hell Stone, Grey Mare and her Colts and the valley...
Hardy’s Woods, Portesham

More details - Landance
Landance is creating a unique and exciting promenade performance, starting at dusk at Maumbury Rings. Dancers from Impermanence Dance Theatre and...
Maumbury Rings
Sat 2 Sep

More details - Brownsea Island - Mini-beast safari
Come along and meet some of Brownsea’s mini-beasts on this free, fun and informative ’safari’. Millions of little insects support...
Brownsea Island
Thu 24 Aug, Mon 28 Aug, Tue 29 Aug, Thu 31 Aug

More details - Brownsea Island - Eco adventure camping
New for 2017, a new public camping option for the experienced camper and people who love nature and the great outdoors. Campers are even welcome to...
Brownsea Island
Fri 25 Aug to Fri 8 Sep, Mon 11 Sep to Thu 14 Sep, Mon 25 Sep to Fri 29 Sep

More details - Brownsea Island - Low ropes or archery activity days
Join the Outdoor Centre Team for a session of either archery, low ropes or both. These sessions will take place on our new for 2017 low ropes course....
Brownsea Island
Sun 27 Aug, Tue 29 Aug, Tue 24 Oct

More details - Brownsea Island - Brownsea Island during the Industrial Age
Once a thriving industry existed on this small island at the mouth of Poole Harbour. In the 1800s, Colonel Waugh bought Brownsea Island with high...
Brownsea Island
Fri 1 Sep

More details - Brownsea Island - Poole Harbour Bird Boats
The National Trust, Dorset Wildlife Trust and the RSPB have partnered up to showcase Poole Harbour, its islands and the spectacular wildlife that...
Brownsea Island
Sun 3 Sep

More details - Lillington Church and Organ
Heritage Open Day: Barrel organs were once a common feature of Dorset churches. They were introduced in the early nineteenth century to replace the...
St Martins Church, Lillington
Fri 8 Sep

More details - St Mary the Virgin Long Crichel
Heritage Open Day: The church will be open for viewing.
, Long Crichel
Sat 9 Sep and Sun 10 Sep

More details - Heritage Walk of Blandford
Heritage Open Day: A guided walk taking approximately two hours of the town centre, totally rebuilt after the Great Fire of 1731, examining the...
, Blandford Forum
Sat 9 Sep and Sun 10 Sep

More details - Max Gate - Flute and harp with Virginia and Florence Astley
Music, stories and poetry with a Max Gate theme bring Thomas Hardy’s house to life. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Max Gate
Tue 12 Sep

More details - Weymouth College Stonemasonry Workshop Open Day
Heritage Open Day: Come along and look around the Poundbury workshop of Weymouth College Stonemasonry department and see some of the students working...
Dorset Skills Centre, Poundbury, Dorchester
Sat 9 Sep

More details - Time Travel: Dorset Independent Photographers
A photographic voyage from Dorset to South-East Asia via Iceland, Scotland and Africa in a range of genres from landscape to abstract, wildlife and...
Borough Gardens House, Cornwall Road, Dorchester
Today to Mon 28 Aug