Special Events 2013

Regular Events: Mondays,Market Christchurch High Street and Saxon Square.

1st Friday in the month, Dorset Farmers’ Market Christchurch Saxon Square (9am – 1pm)

For exact dates, please visit Xhcurch What’s On for Christchurch and Bournemouth Online for Bournemouth.

Children’s Half Term Activities at Adventure Wonderland and Highcliffe Castle February 18th – 21st
Live Screening of Eugene Onegin from the Royal Opera House at The Regent Centre February 20th
Classic Cars on the Prom – every Sunday April – mid September
Live Screening of Alice in Wonderland at the Regent Cente 28th April
Easter Trail at Highcliffe Castle March 29th – 1st April
Lyme Regis Fossil Festival May 3rd – 5th
Christchurch Food and Wine Festival May 10th – 19th
Great British Bake Weekend and Fete – Christchurch Quay May 18th – 19th
Pinewalk Art Exhibition, Bournemouth Gardens May 25th – 8th September
Bournmeouth 7s Rugby Festival May 24th – 26th
CADArts Living Craft Exhibition Priory Church June 3rd – 8th
Christchurch Festival July 5th – 7th
Rotary Club Fete Hicliffe Recreation Ground July 27th
Mudeford Lifeboat Fun Day. A great day for all the family, raft races, aerial displays, live music, fun fair rides and fireworks at Mudeford Quay July 28th
New Forest Show July 30th – 1st August
Stompin’ On The Quamps bring a picnic and a seat and enjoy and afternoon and evening of free music by local bands a great day at Christchurch Quay
July 30th – 1st August
Bournemouth Carnival Week July 29th – 4th August
Kids Family Fun Festival Bournemouth Lower Gardens July 29th – 25th August
Candlelight Nights Bournemouth Lower Gardens TBA
Christchurch Regatta, fun fair, carnival and fireworks August 17th – 18th
Friday Family Fiesta Bournemouth Seafront and Lower Gardens Dates TBC
 Lions Club Duck Race Christchurch Quay  August 26th
Bournemouth AIR Festival over Bournemouth Beach, a fantastic air display over 4 days, Red Arrows, Sea Vixen vintage jet, Black Cats Helicopter Display, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, Eurofighter Typhoon and also celebrating 100 years of the Royal Navy so no doubt some incredible Naval activity and action. For more information visit bournemouthair.co.uk August 29th – 1st September
Great Dorset Steam Fair August 28th – 1st September
Dorset Archaeological Week September dates – TBC
Lyme Regis ArtsFest September 21st – 29th
Children’s Half Term Craft and Activities at Adventure Wonderland and Highcliffe Castle October 28th – 31st
Spooky Halloween, Bournemouth Lower Gardens October 31st
Christmas Craft and Gift Fail Highcliffe Castle November 30th – 1st Deceber
Christmas Wonderland and Father Christmas at Adventure Wonderland November 30 – 1st, 7th – 20th
Christmas Light Switch on, Bournemouth Town Centre TBC
Christchurch Christmas Festival, all day Christmas Market, live music and Christmas Light Switch on TBC
Handel’s Messiah at Christchurch Priory December 14th