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Things to do in Dorset this weekend

PUBLISHED: 14:33 18 July 2017 | UPDATED: 14:33 18 July 2017

Durdle Door by Jim Monk (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0) via flic.kr/p/aiCVmd. Edited with canva.com.

Durdle Door by Jim Monk (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0) via flic.kr/p/aiCVmd. Edited with canva.com.

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Great things to do in Dorset this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas.

Details of events correct at time of publishing. 


Othello - Friday 21 to Saturday 22 July

Max Gate, Dorchester

SISATA Open Air Theatre Group performs a fast-paced tale of jealousy, love and ambition.

sisata.co.uk

Festival of Archaeology - Ongoing event

Dorset County Museum

Take a sneaky peek into the archaeological treasures held at Dorset County Museum. Guided tours, object identification workshops, and a special Bones & Bodies day on 24 & 27 July.

dorsetcountymuseum.org

Branksome Beer and Bluegrass Festival - Friday 21 and Saturday 22 July

Victoria School and Gardens

Bluegrass music accompanied by a dazzling array of real ales and ciders at Victoria School and Gardens.

poolerhythmroots.co.uk

 


Emergency Services Family Fun Day - Saturday 22 July

Kings Park, Bournemouth

Kings Park, Bournemouth hosts this free event which provides a platform for all of the local ‘bngs

lue light’ services to demonstrate their appliances and skills to the public.

www.dsairambulance.org.uk

The Great Brownsea Storybook Adventure trail - Sunday 23 July

Brownsea Island

Uncover a different side to the story as you adventure across the island and discover new twists to old tales.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk

Open Garden - Sunday 23 July

Annalal’s Gallery, 25 Millhams Street, Christchurch

Enchanting 150 yr-old cottage, home of two Royal Academy artists. 32ft x 12½ft garden on 3 patio levels. Pencil gate leads to colourful scented Victorian walled garden. Sculptures and paintings hide among the flowers and shrubs.

www.ngs.org.uk

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