West Dorset Coast

What to do in Dorset - 2018 Events

2018 Events in West Dorset
from Weymouth to Lyme Regis

2018 Events in West Dorset

Date Event
February This page will be updated soon
21 January Beach clean
10 February Dippy arrives in Dorchester
10 - 18 February Axe Valley Wildlife Park Half Term Events
11 February Dippy in Charmouth - One day only!
14 - 17 February Indoor play area - Pecorama
3 - 11 March Crocus Week - Forde Abbey
4 March Plant Fair - Forde Abbey
14 March Jurassic Coast Trust at Hensleigh House
30 - 31 March Lyme Regis Beer Festival
30 - 31 March Easter Egg Hunt Stonebarrow Hill
30 Mar - 2 Apr Easter at Pecorama
30 Mar - 2 Apr Easter In The Land of OZ - Forde Abbey
1 April Easter Bonnet Parade Lyme Regis
2 April Lyme Regis Duck Race
6 - 8 April Pantomine - Jack and the beanstalk - Pecorama
15 April Pirate day - Pecorama
28 Apr - 13 May Tulips in spring - Forde Abbey
5 - 6 May Lyme Regis Fossil Festival
17 - 19 May Devon County Show
TBA Spring Tide Food Festival
25 - 28 May Lyme Regis Jazz and Blues Festival
27 May Classic Vehicle Festival - Pecorama
TBA Lyme Regis Busking Festival
TBA Charmouth Party In The Park Live music and family entertainment
9 - 10 June Manor Farm Hillclimb
16 June Guitars on the beach
23 - 24 June Axe Vale Festival (Country show)
30 June Theatre in the Garden - Pecorama
7 July Charmouth Challenge a 8-mile walk, 8-mile fell run and a 2-mile fun run
7 July Show of hands music festival - Abbotsbury Gardens
13 - 14 July Jurassic Fields Music Festival, Bridport
21 - 22 July Jurassic Coast Challenge
26 July Summer Fair - Forde Abbey
27 - 29 July Bridport Folk Festival
28 Jully - 3 Aug Lyme Bay Lifeboat week
TBA Dorset Food & Arts Festival, Poundbury
TBA Lyme Regis Regatta and Carnival
TBA West Bay Day
TBA Red Arrows Air Display
9 August Abbotsbury Fair
10 =- 12 August Purbech Steam Rally
18 August Bridport Carnival and Torchlight procession
8 - 9 September Food Rocks Festival
19 August Buckham Fair Martin Clunes Pony & Dog show
TBA Bridport Torchlight Procession
23 August Melplash Agricultural Show
23-27 August Great Dorset Steam Fair
TBA Charmouth Party In The Park Live music BBQ & family entertainment
31 Aug - 2 Sep Lyme Folk Weekend
TBA Bridport Hat Festival
1 - 2 September Dorset County Show
15 - 16 September Garden and Harvest Festival - Forde Abbey
22 - 23 September Manor Farm Hillclimb
29 September Bridport Charter Fair and Saturday Market
20 - 31 October Halloween half term - Forde Abbey
12 - 29 October Abbotsbury Sub Tropical Gardens Enchanted Illuminations
TBA Charmouth Spooky Firework Fun
TBA Charmouth Christmas Fayre
25 December Charmouth Christmas Day Swim
31 December Charmouth News Years Eve at the beach

 

Bridport Hat Festival

Lyme Regis Food Rocks

Guitars on the beach


Lyme Regis Hotel

The perfect place to stay

Hensleigh House Hotel. A small Charmouth and Lyme Regis Hotel, 300 metres from the Jurassic Beach in the unspoilt village of Charmouth, and 3 minute walk to shops, pubs and restaurants. Hensleigh House has it's own car park and is 2 miles from the centre of Lyme Regis. The 8 comfortable rooms include twins, doubles and two family suites, each with two adjoining bedrooms.

www.hensleighhouse.co.uk