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EVENTS

Jun
26
Town Tour, Quiz and BBQ
VenueBrewhouse & Kitchen
DescriptionPlease join us and Dorchester BID members meeting 6pm at the Corn Exchange for a fun Town Walk followed by a Quiz and a BBQ. Book online: http://www.dorchesterchamber.co.uk/events/town-walk-and-quiz/
CategoryEVENT
Apr
29
BACH BEFORE LEIPZIG
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryCONCERT
Apr
26
BUDAPEST CAFE ORCHETSRA
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryGIG
Apr
20
SKIMMITY HITCHERS
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryGIG
Apr
13
Show of Hands Duo
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryGIG
Apr
06
Geoff Achison and the UK Soul Diggers
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryGIG
Mar
31
Dinosaur Rap Show with Andy Day
VenueBrewery Square
DescriptionChildren’s TV entertainer, Andy Day, will be performing his popular dinosaur rap show at 12noon and 2pm in Brewery Square.
CategoryFAMILY EVENT
Mar
30
Easter Party & Egg Hunt
VenueTrinity Club
DescriptionEgg hunt, Children's games and Disco
CategoryEVENT
Mar
30
Good Friday.
Venue
DescriptionBank Holiday.
CategoryEVENT
Mar
30
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Easter Egg Hunt
VenueBrewery Square
DescriptionNamed as one of the top Easter Egg Hunts in the country, the Brewery Square Easter Egg Hunt is back for another year from Good Friday to Easter Monday, 10am - 4pm.
CategoryFAMILY EVENT
Mar
30
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Great Dinosaur Egg Hunt
VenueDinosaur Museum
DescriptionFrom the end of March Until Mid April.
CategoryEVENT
Mar
29
MARK STEEL: EVERY LITTLE THING'S GONNA BE ALRIGHT
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
Category
Mar
29
Dorset Heroes of World War 2
VenueDorford Centre
DescriptionA talk by Christopher Jary
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Mar
29
Kates Easter Bingo Night
VenueDorchester Town Football Club
DescriptionA classic bingo night at The Dorchester Football Club
CategoryEVENT
Mar
27
What is the point of William Barnes in the 21st Century?
VenueDorford Centre
DescriptionA talk by Dr Richard Bradbury
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Mar
27
When The Men Marched Away
VenueThomas Hardye School
DescriptionA play researched and Written by pupils from St Osmund’s School
Category
Mar
26
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A Journey to the Empty Tomb
VenueUnited Church
DescriptionAn interactive experience for adults and children to explore the passion, crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus
CategoryEVENT
Mar
25
Spring Show
VenueSunninghill Community Hall
DescriptionDorchester Agricultural Society
CategoryEXHIBITION
Mar
24
TEECHERS
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryTHEATRICAL PERFORMANCE
Mar
24
Egg Rolling
VenueFriary Hill
DescriptionIn support of the Mayors Charities
CategoryEVENT
Mar
24
Music for Young Minds
VenueUnited Church
DescriptionA concert by Dorset Sinfonia
CategoryMUSIC PERFORMANCE
Mar
23
HARDEEP SINGH KOHLI: Alternative, Fact.
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
Category
Mar
23
Dorsets Weird and Wonderful Wildlife
VenueDorset Centre for the Creative Arts
DescriptionA talk by Bob Ford
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Mar
21
DOMINOES
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryTHEATRICAL PERFORMANCE
Mar
21
Poundbury Residents Association - AGM
VenueDamers School Poundbury
DescriptionAnnual general meeting
CategoryORGANISATION MEETING
Mar
17
Darron Garnett Tribute
VenueTrinity Club
DescriptionTributee to Dean Martin, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra and more
CategoryEVENT
Mar
17
St Patricks Day Breakfast
VenueCafe on The Green
DescriptionPoundbury
CategoryEVENT
Mar
17
Weldmar Club To Club Men Only Sponsored Walk
VenueDorchester Rugby Club
DescriptionDorchester Rugby Club to Weymouth Rugby Club
CategoryEVENT
Mar
17
DUB PISTOLS
VenueCorn Exchange
DescriptionThe Dub Pistols return to Dorchester!
CategoryGIG
Mar
17
Spring Concert
VenueSt Mary's Church
DescriptionBy Dorchester Choral Society
CategoryMUSIC PERFORMANCE
Mar
16
THE RONNIE SCOTT'S ALL-STARS
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryGIG
Mar
15
DORCHESTER PIANO QUARTET
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryGIG
Mar
15
5,513 metres to 60 metres
VenueSt Georges Church
Description
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Mar
14
Martin James Bartlett
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryCONCERT
Mar
14
A talk on Bees by Bridget Bowen
VenueBorough Gardens
DescriptionA talk on bees by Bridget Bowen
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Mar
13
Meet a Naval Officer of 1805, his Lady and a Descendant
VenueBrownsword Hall
DescriptionA talk by Roger and Barbara Glancefield at 2.30pm.
CategoryENTERTAINMENT
Mar
10
THE BOADICEA OF BRITANNIA STREET
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
Category
Mar
10
Dorset Womens Day
VenueDorford Centre
DescriptionFREE event with various activities and stalls and a free creche.
CategoryEVENT
Mar
08
THE DOMINO EFFECT
VenueCorn Exchange
DescriptionPresented by DYT Senior Company
CategoryTHEATRICAL PERFORMANCE
Mar
08
Thomas Hardys Schoolrooms
VenueDorset County Museum
DescriptionDr Jonathan Godshaw Memel recently completed a Great Western Research/National Trust-funded PhD project at the University of Exeter on the role of education in Thomas Hardy’s writing.
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Mar
07
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Singing Concert at St. Osmunds School
VenueSt Osmonds Sports Centre
DescriptionHosted by Dorchester Area Schools Partnership (DASP).
CategoryMUSIC PERFORMANCE
Mar
06
Realising a Heritage Tourism Vision for Dorchester
VenueDorford Centre
DescriptionA Lecture by Jon Murden (Director, Dorset County Museum).
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Mar
05
The Unexpected Maths of Juggling
VenueThomas Hardye School
DescriptionA great talk for all ages concerning the mathematics behind the ancient skill of juggling.
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Mar
03
Elles Bailey
VenueCorn Exchange
Description'A young woman blessed with an incredible voice' Powerplay magazine
CategoryGIG
Mar
03
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Spring Lambing Weekend at Kingston Maurward
VenueKingston Maurward
DescriptionFor the perfect family day out, see the cute baby lambs with their mothers and visit all the other animals in the Animal Park too.
CategoryENTERTAINMENT
Mar
03
Dorset Womens Week
VenueDorford Centre
DescriptionA series of events around Dorchester to mark International Womens Day and the centenary of women getting the vote.
CategoryEVENT
Mar
03
Death Cafe
VenueUnited Church
DescriptionHere you will be able to talk to funeral directors, a solicitor about wills, probate and lasting powers of attorney and find out about a woodland burial.
CategoryOPEN DAY
Mar
02
George Egg
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
Category
Mar
02
Pig Racing
VenueBrownsword Hall
DescriptionEnjoy an evening with family, friends or work colleagues for a social and gaming evening to raise funds for a good cause.
CategoryENTERTAINMENT
Mar
01
DYLAN THOMAS: CLOWN ON THE MOON
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryTHEATRICAL PERFORMANCE
Feb
28
Mike Denham Speakeasy with Mike Snelling
Venue
Description
CategoryMUSIC PERFORMANCE
Feb
28
Lunchtime Variety Concert
VenueCorn Exchange
DescriptionA variety concert by A-level students.
CategoryMUSIC PERFORMANCE
Feb
24
The Wildes
VenueCorn Exchange
Description
CategoryGIG
Feb
24
William Barnes Fair
VenueCorn Exchange
DescriptionIn aid of William Barnes Society and St Peters Church, Dorchester.
CategoryFAMILY EVENT
Feb
23
BLACK AND WHITE
VenueCorn Exchange
DescriptionFundraising Gala
Category
Feb
23
A Dorchester Story 1914-1918
VenueTown Hall
DescriptionA varied evening exploring Dorchesters local history during the World War 1.
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Feb
22
Lunchtime Variety Concert
VenueCorn Exchange
DescriptionA variety concert by A-level students
CategoryMUSIC PERFORMANCE
Feb
22
Dorchester's Hidden Cellars and Tunnels
VenueDorford Centre
DescriptionA talk by David Taylor.
CategoryTALK/LECTURE
Feb
10
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Dippy the Dinosaur in town
VenueDorchester Town Centre
DescriptionWith Dippy in town from 10th Feb to the 7th May shops & business in town have some great offers!
CategoryOFFERS
Feb
10
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'Dippy' discount & goodie bags
VenueBoots Opticians & Hearingcare
DescriptionWhile Dippy is visiting Dorchester, come and visit us for discount!
CategoryFAMILY EVENT

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All Dorchester BID levy payers can add events from their logged in area. Other local organisations can apply to Project Director Phil Gordon on 07799 494886 for a log in that will allow them to add their own events.

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