Things to do in Dorset this weekend
PUBLISHED: 14:33 18 July 2017 | UPDATED: 14:33 18 July 2017
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Great Brownsea Storybook Adventure trail - Sunday 23 July
Uncover a different side to the story as you adventure across the island and discover new twists to old tales.
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.