events in dorchester

Local Events in Dorchester this September

What's on in Dorchester this September?

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.

Wessex General Events:

5 September- Colin Tracy Photographs- 17 St Martinsfield, DT2 9JU- 10:00- 18:00- Come and see this brilliant exhibition by local photographer, Colon Tracy. The exhibition is like no other brimming full of photographs from Photographic Art, Local Landscapes, Natural History and more as framed and unframed prints. There is something here for everyone. For more information, please Colin Tracy website

6-7 September- Dorset County Show- Dorchester Showground, DT2 7SD- Pre Show Tickets just £12 and Kids Go Free. A great event for the whole family! Come and visit the Dorset Country Show, a fun day out for all ages. There is so much to do, at this brilliant event. There is something for everyone here with attractions including Bolddogs Lings Motorbike Stunt Display (straight from Britain’s got talent), exhibtions, over 90 food stalls, over 2000 animals, hundreds of trade stalls, and live shows! A great way to spend a September weekend! This very popular event is not one to miss. For more information, please the Dorset County Show website

11- 15 September- Old Crown Court - Events Shire Hall, DT1 1UZ- A fascinating chance to see the history of Dorset, and Dorchester. A week filled with interesting events, from Justice Cafe Talk: 'Justice and Injustice in 19th Century Dorset', to a dramatization of the Trials of Oscar Wilde by European Arts Company. A brilliant event you will to want to miss. For more information of the weeks events, please click here

19 September- Bourne2Sing Male Voice Choir- Winfrith Newburgh Village Hall, DT2 8LR- 7.30pm. Tickets £5 –Come and listen to the very talented Bourne2Sing Male Voice Choir. With live music very close to Dorchester, there promises to be a unforgettable evening. To book tickets, please call 01305 852117

27 September- Dorchester Farmers Market- South Street, Dorchester-9am- A brilliant chance to see the best of local produce from Dorchester and surrounding areas. With a huge variety of stalls, there is something here for everyone. For more information, please click here


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