Events - June 2017

What's on in West Dorset - June 2017
Don't miss this month...
Mid May - End June - Baby Swans Hatching, Abbotsbury Swannery
11 - 12/06 - West Dorset Vintage Rally, Melplash Show Ground, DT6 4EG
11 - 17/06 - Bridport Food Festival, Bridport
17/06 - Guitars on the Beach, Lyme Regis
17 - 18/06  - Axe Vale Festival, Axminster
17/06 - Dorchester Carnival, Dorchester
24/06 - 02/07 - Beaminster Festival, Beaminster                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    party in the park
Other West Dorset Events in June...      
08-11/06 -  Cerne Abbas Music Festival, St. Mary's Church, Cerne Abbas - between Dorchester & Sherborne. Tickets £8-£18 depending on concert / seating choice. Information and booking on the website, Cerne Abbas Stores and St Mary's Church
10-11/06 West Dorset Vintage Rally, West Bay, Bridport. From 10am. Tractors, Engines, Countryside Demos, Birds of Prey, Crafts, Dog agility Team, and more. £6 adults, £4 OAP, £2 11-16 yrs, (under 11 free!)
10-11/06 Piddlehinton Open Gardens, Village located 5 miles north of Dorchester on B3143. 11am-5pm. Lunches, take-away picnics and afternoon teas in the Village Hall available all day. Children's kite making activities. Plants, preserves and ice cream stalls. £5 for 2 days - Under 16s free. Free car parking. In aid of local charities.
10-11/06 Open Gardens Netherbury (Nr Beaminster), 1pm-5pm, Plant stalls, tombola, home-made lunches (12.30pm-2pm) teas & other refreshments. £7 (valid for both days). Accompanied children under 13 free.
11/06 Summer Open Day Kingston Maurward, Nr Dorchester DT2 8PX. 10am-5pm. Food, stalls and fun for all.
11/06 Durnovaria Silver Band Borough Gardens, Dorchester. Free live music from 2:30pm.
16/06 Party In The Park Borough Gardens, Dorchester. From 6pm. Kicking off Carnival Weekend with free live music and the four legged pub race. Food and drink available. Organised by Dorchester Round Table.
16-17/06 Bridport Beer Festival, Askers Meadows Bridport. Friday: 6:30pm-11pm. Saturday 11am-11pm. (Over 18's) Over 80 real ales, ciders, and perries.
16-28/06 'Three Interpretations' Exhibition The Town Mill, Lyme Regis. Artists Vanessa Smith, Marion Sawl and Frances Dale together, each with their own interpretation of the way in which they experience their environment.
17/06 Sherborne Summer Festival, Purlieu Meadow, Sherborne. 12noon-10pm. Music inc. Jo Burt, the Wriggle Valley Jazz band, Sherborne Town Band, Flatland Boogie band and more. Entertainment inc. performances from local schools, and dance groups as well as a bouncy castle, archery, face painting, coconut shy, food and more
17-18/06 Martinstown Open Gardens, Near Dorchester. 1pm-6pm. Art displays, flower and vegetable plant stalls, vintage car display, fun dog show, Pimms and strawberries and much more. £3.50 per adult from Village Shop. Under 14s free.
24/06 Chesil Rocks, Higher Farmhouse, Langton Herring. 11am-Midnight. Lineup includes London Gay Men's Chorus, WTF Band, The Leylines, Mad Hatters, Million Dollars Bash, Comedy Hour & XTALK. Tickets £15/£7.50/Free
30/06-12/07 'One More Time!' Exhibition, The Town Mill, Lyme Regis. 10:30am-4:30pm. Free admission. Local painters Zee Jones and Pam Allsop join together for the fourth time in this joint exhibition called One More Time