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15 December 2018

Bournemouth, Dorset
In Dulci Jubilo - Candlelit Christmas ConcertFestive choral music by John Rutter, Benjamin Britten, James Macmillan and more; performed by Dorset's premier female vocal ensemble, La Nova Singers. An atmospheric musical celebration of the Christmas season. Venue: St Ambrose Church, 72 West Cliff Rd, Bournemouth BH4 8BE @ 7.30pm. Tickets: £12.50 in advance; £14 on the door. Under 10's free.
15 December 2018

Bournemouth, Dorset
Southbourne Nativity ParadeYoungsters love to take part in a nativity parade with Kings, angels, donkeys and other animals. Southbourne’s parade is definitely not one to miss. Whilst parents do some last minute shopping there is the added fun of watching out for the 40 knitted Christmas trees distributed among the stores. Time: From 10am, route from the bandstand to the Green.
19 Dec 2018 to 24 Dec 2018

Bournemouth, Dorset
Dance: Night TreeCome into the woods to dance in the snow and bask in the glistening seasonal lights! Full of the sounds and smells of the winter forest, Night Tree is a magical staging of Eve Buntings book of the same name. Made for audiences 3+ and their families, join us in this celebration of the winter solstice as we dress a rather special tree with edible decorations, sing songs and dance together. Commissioned by Gulbenkian/ ART(Y)31 in association with Pavilion Dance South West. Supported ...
16 Nov 2018 to 02 Jan 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth Christmas Tree WonderlandSpectacular Christmas tree trail, enchanting illuminations and seasonal family fun. Experience the magical display of over 100 glittering trees and illuminations. Explore the Alpine Market and skate in the enchanting Victorian Lower Gardens. Enjoy live music, entertainment and magical illuminations across the resort.
08 Dec 2018 to 06 Jan 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Pantomime: Sleeping BeautyBournemouth Pavilion is proud to bring you one of the most traditional and popular pantomimes of all time, Sleeping Beauty. Packed with great songs, amazing dance routines and plenty of laughter, this is a tremendous treat for all the family. Starring Rita Simons (Eastenders) as Carabosse*, alsongside Bournemouth Pavilion pantomime favourites Olivia Birchenough (Milkshake!) as Princess Briar Rose, Noel Brodie as Silly Billy and David Ball as Nursie. *Please note that Jennifer ...
15 Nov 2018 to 06 Jan 2019

Bournemouth, Dorset
Skate OutdoorsSkate Outdoors this Christmas in the magical Lower Gardens. By day there is a separate children’s rink, by night transformed into the famous ‘Gliders’ game. Open daily from 10:30 – 22:30.

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12 Sep 2018
Halloween Events in Dorset The October half-term is now synonymous with Halloween and the themed fun that takes place. If you’re out and about in Dorset, you’ll find many a Halloween event happening, so grab your broomsticks, sharpen those fangs, and prepare to have one hell of a good time! Dorset Halloween events include everything from ghoulish ghost hunts and fright nights, to zombie invasions and sea witches! It's scary how much there is to choose from... Halloween Events Read more...
24 Jul 2018
Stay Cool with Dorset's Indoor Attractions Dorset's beaches and public spaces provide plenty of opportunity to soak up the rays during a heatwave. But keep an eye out for Met Office advice and take care not to spend too long in the sun. If you're looking for indoor attractions, some shade and a cooler way to spend a day in Dorset, then take a look at a selection below. Get active with trampolining, children's soft play centres and indoor pools or explore some of the fascinating museums Dorset has to ... Read more...
11 Jun 2018
Inside Out Dorset Extraordinary Events in Extraordinary Places Spectacular, mainly free open-air entertainment for all the family. Inside Out Dorset takes place from 14th to 22nd September. Activate present extraordinary outdoor performance and make inspirational, high quality arts events happen in venues (indoors and outdoors) across the region. Their aim is to inspire young and old to make and be part of, extraordinary, transformational arts. Experience world-class aerial circus at sunset on ... Read more...

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