Resort Dorset on FacebookResort Magazine on TwitterResort Dorset on Instagram

Dorchester Cider Festival

When? 17 August 2019
Where? Dorchester

  • Dorchester Cider Festival

The fifth annual Dorchester Cider Festival returns to Borough Gardens on Saturday 17th August at 15:00.

A FREE family-friendly celebration of the region's finest cider producers, special guests, great food and live music throughout the day.

Bands confirmed to date:
On the bandstand: Imprints | Cuba Libre | The Jimmy Hillbillies | The Million Dollar Bash.
On the acoustic stage: The Darwins | Edd Bleach | Owen Lister | Dorset Phil.

Meet and be served by our guest cider makers and sample over 80 of their award-winning tipples, from delicate elderflower infusions to leg wobbling scrumpy and everything in-between, all in the town's relaxed Victorian park atmosphere.

We'll also be serving soft drinks, beers and wines for non-cider drinkers who want to join the fun.

More information:
Visit Event Website

Explore Nearby
Click on a map location to reveal further details...
What's on your map?
Towns & Cities
Eats & Drinks
Shops & More
Holiday Homes
Special Offers

What to see and do near Dorchester Cider Festival

Latest Dorchester Features...

13 Aug 2019
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 zombie fests and enchanted illuminations, to pumpkin carving and the Sea Life Asquarium! It's scary how much there is to choose from... Halloween ... Read more...
8 Aug 2019
Things to do on a rainy day in Dorset Dorset is blessed with countless scenic locations to explore in the summer months, from Durdle Door to Portland Bill there are plenty of beauty spots and outdoor activities to enjoy. But what about those rainy days in Dorset when the number one priority is keeping dry? We’ve compiled a list of fantastic Dorset attractions and activities to keep you and your family entertained when the rain takes hold. Rainy Day Attractions & Activities in Dorset What else ... Read more...
11 Jul 2019
Dorset Village Fairs Our village fairs pay homage to the rural culture that Dorset is built upon. It’s a way of celebrating Dorset that involves fun for everyone. Dorset village fairs, fetes and festivals range from large to small, such as the Dorset County Show which has been running for more than 175 years and attracts over 60,000 visitors each year! Then, we have local fairs that celebrates life in the smaller villages such as the Milton Abbas Street Fayre which demonstrates the strength of our ... Read more...

More articles available in the features section...

Other Events in Dorchester

For more events, please see the full Dorchester events calendar

Dorchester Vouchers

For more offers, please see Dorset vouchers and offers