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Local Events in Dorchester this October

What's on in Dorchester this October?

Dorchester is rich in history and hosts some great family events throughout the year. From farmers markets, to fairs, concerts and live theatre performances, there is always something to do in Dorchester.

3 October – Dorchester Country Market – The Corn Exchange - 8:30am – 11am – Local good and produce from free range meats to jams, chutneys and home-baked goodies – Free entry

5 October – Willie and the Bandits – Dorchester Arts Centre – 8pm - £8 / £6 members and concessions - Wille & the Bandits’ music covers a wide range of genres from rock to world music to blues and roots - Box Office: 01305 266926

8 October – Passion – Corn Exchange – 8pm (doors and bar at 7:30pm) - In commemoration of the WW1 centenary year, multi-award winning AsOne Theatre presents a gripping new play that follows five stories of soldiers and families 100 years apart - £12 / £10 members & concessions / £7 Under 25’s – Box Office: 01305 266926

24 October – Elizabeth 1st: Virgin on the Ridiculous – Dorchester Arts Centre - 8pm (doors and bar 7:30pm) - £12/ £10 members and concessions - Living Spit Theatre return with another poorly researched lesson in Tudor history that you’ll never forget, as they attempt to tell the story of the greatest monarch that ever lived – Elizabeth: The Virgin Queen – Box Office: 01305 266926


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