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Things to do this Christmas in Dorchester

PUBLISHED: 16:42 16 November 2017 | UPDATED: 16:42 16 November 2017

The ice rink in Brewery Square

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From a Hardy Christmas to skating in the square, there is plenty of festive cheer in Dorset’s county town

Skating in the Square

Open from 25 November to New Year’s Eve, the rink in Brewery Square brings a wonderful Christmassy atmosphere to the heart of Dorchester. Alongside the rink, Brewery Square boasts a wide variety of fabulous restaurants and shops so ideal for a spot of Christmas gift hunting after a triple Salchow. Book tickets online at skatinginthesquare.co.uk.

 

Create a Christmas Lantern Workshop - 3 December

Make your own lantern to carry in the Christmas Cracker Lantern Parade. 10am - 12 noon at Corn Exchange. dorchesterarts.org.uk.

 

Dorchester Christmas Cracker - 7 December

Lights switched on by St Peter’s Church at 6.30pm with Santa and Christmas Lantern parade. Christmas Craft Fair in Corn Exchange and Christmas Market Stalls in South Street from 4pm. Shops open late, you may even find yourself being served by a Christmas fairy or elf!

Discover more Dorchester Christmas happenings in our December issue!

Click here to see our full Dorset Christmas guide.

 

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