Things to do

September events in Dorset

Get away to Dorset this September and get stuck into the culture, food and events across the county. Stay in one of our properties available for September and experience all of this:

Lyme Folk Festival

30th August - 1st September

An incredible array of folk artists from around the world, it’s a weekend of fun for the ears.

Swanage Folk Festival

6th-8th

Get mixed up in the local festival of music and dance that’s been playing since 1992.

Dorset County Show

7th-8th

If you love Dorset, you’ll love this show that celebrates all things representing the county.

Food Rocks Festival

7th-8th

Celebrating the produce that the South West has to offer. There will be the best of Dorset food and drink, celebrated chefs and local producers from the surrounding regions.

Dorset Architectural Heritage Week

13th-22nd

Discover Dorset’s cultural heritage through its rich historic built environment. 

Wessex Heavy Horse Show

29th September

See some heavy horses at this traditional country fair.

 

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