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Events and what's on in Abbotsbury

Abbotsbury is the definition of a traditional village. It's populated with thatched cottages, hillsides and iconic buildings that date back centuries ago.

The strong history within Abbotsbury has created a withstanding community that hosts events so everyone can join in on the fun, so take a look at what you can get involved in below.

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The next 3 events in Abbotsbury appear below.

11 April 2020

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens, Abbotsbury, Dorset
Abbotsbury Food FairWorking together with Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens, we are excited to be running a Food Fair again this year! Discover over 30 stalls showcasing distinctively Dorset produce while exploring the stunning Spring colours of the gardens. There will be cookery demonstrations and the chance to try and buy cheeses, baked goods, charcuterie, meat, coffee, cider, spirits, beer, wine and more! ENTRY £5 PER ADULT, UNDER 16S FREE Includes entry to the Subtropical Gardens (adult normally ...
04 Apr 2020 to 19 Apr 2020

Abbotsbury, Dorset
Easter Fun at AbbotsburyEnjoy twelve days of Easter fun at Abbotsbury Children's Farm. Fri 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th, Mon 13th – Face Painting. Fri 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th, Mon 13th – Soft Archery with A2Z Adventures. Sat 4th, Sun 5th, Mon 6th, Fri 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th, Mon 13th , Sat 18th & Sun 19th – World Life Bugs and Reptiles. Tues 7th, Weds 8th, Thurs 16th & Fri 17th – Jamie Jambo. Thurs 9th, Fri 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th, Mon 13th, Tues 14th, Weds 15th – Strawberry Jam the Clown. Tues ...
21 June 2020

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens, Abbotsbury, Dorset
Plant Finders' Plant FairAbbotsbury Sub-tropical Gardens will again be playing host to a Specialist Plant Finders' Fair, organised by Plant Heritage Dorset Group. Unusual, difficult-to-find and some exotic plants available from more than 20 specialist nurseries & growers, including National Collection Holders and RHS Chelsea Gold Medal Winners. Free car parking. Excellent refreshment & dining facilities. The Plant Fair is open from 10am until 3pm. Admission is just £7 and includes access to the attractive ...
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3 Mar 2020
February Photos of the Month Resort Dorset’s second ‘photos of the month’ feature is here! We’ve selected some of our favourite photos from Instagram that either mention @resortdorset or use the tag #resortdorset. Additionally, we select a featured photo of the month (above). Let’s get stuck in! Shots We Love River Stour View this post on Instagram ... Read more...
26 Nov 2019
Dog-Friendly Dorset A fully-fledged member of the family, your four-legged friend doesn’t need to feel left out of the holiday loop and will be well-catered for when you come to dog-friendly Dorset. Accommodation When it comes to finding somewhere to stay, there’s no shortage of accommodation to choose from. Whether it’s camping, a caravan, cottage or lodge you’re after, Dorset has plenty of dog-friendly options to choose from to make the perfect holiday for you and your ... Read more...
8 Nov 2019
Dorset’s Christmas Markets and Festive Fairs ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and you will be when you discover the fantastic selection of Christmas markets and festive fairs that are set to be held around Dorset in the coming weeks. If you’re getting organised with your shopping, these events are a great way to find those perfect gifts; if delicious food and drink is on your wish list, then you’ll love the tasty selection available from local producers; or maybe you’d like a day out to get you in the ... Read more...
23 Jul 2019
Holidays in Dorset - 10 Must-Visit Places Dorset is well-known for many reasons, and you’re probably visiting because you’ve heard many great things about the beautiful county (we’re guessing the 95-mile stretch of the Jurassic Coast has something to do with it). But, have you planned what you’re going to get up to during your stay? Holidays in Dorset just aren’t complete without visiting these places. They’ll make your trip extra special… Durdle Door Let’s get ... Read more...
2 Jul 2019
Special Places to Stay in Dorset by the Sea When it comes to golden beaches, stunning coastlines and picturesque harboursides, Dorset is first on the list for many. Escaping the urban lifestyle, all of this makes for a dreamy getaway. The 285km stretch of Jurassic coast is home to both vibrant and relaxing locations with offerings nothing short of spectacular. From world-famous landmarks including Durdle Door to hidden gems such as Eype Beach that sits next to West Bay, looking for special places to stay in Dorset by the ... Read more...

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