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Things to do in Dorset this weekend

PUBLISHED: 11:32 25 September 2017 | UPDATED: 11:32 25 September 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. 


Lyme Regis Arts Festival - From Saturday 30 September

Various locations

A celebration of Lyme’s vibrant arts scene includes open studios and an art trail through town.

lymeregisartsfest.com

The Observatory - Until Saturday 30 September

Burton Bradstoc

Students, graduates and staff from Arts University Bournemouth are artists-in-residence in temporary studios on Burton Bradstock cliffs. The structures stand on turntables and have rotating handles to change the view throughout the day, looking out to sea or inland to the Dorset hills.

lookinlookout.org

The Sooty Show - Saturday 30 September

Lighthouse, Poole

Sooty’s magic tricks turn very messy and Sweep’s escapology act has him all tied up at 11am & 2.30pm.

www.lighthousepoole.co.uk

Fungi Foray on Brownsea Island - Saturday 30 September

Brownsea Island

Enjoy an early morning boat ride to Brownsea then join experts from the Dorset Fungus Group for an early morning fungi foray.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk

Being Inspired - From Friday 29 September

Upton Country Park, Poole

Members of the Poole & East Dorset Art Society explore their own inspiration in the exhibition at The Gallery Upstairs.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk

30th Anniversary Gala Concert - Saturday 30 September

St. Mary’s Church, Edward Rd. Dorchester

dorsetchamberorchestra.org

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