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Events and what's on in Lyme Regis

Lyme Regis is home to, well... Its great location on the Jurassic coast, its history and heritage, its popular beach and promenade, its narrow streets surrounded by individual shops and its admirable gardens.

Because of this, Lyme Regis attracts visitors that find it difficult to stay away. This creates a perfect environment for a range of events.



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The next 4 events in Lyme Regis appear below.

27 Jul 2019 to 03 Aug 2019

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Lyme Regis Lifeboat WeekLyme Regis Lifeboat Week is a week full of fun, from a Teddy Bears' Picnic, pavement art to swimming in the bay. There will be various displays, music evenings, fireworks, a parachute display by the Parachute Regiment's 'Red Devils', and the popular duck race. Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week certainly has something for everyone!
03 Aug 2019 to 11 Aug 2019

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Lyme Regis Regatta & Carnival WeekOver 60 fun events throughout the week with a carnival procession and firework display on Saturday.
30 Aug 2019 to 01 Sep 2019

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Lyme Folk WeekendLyme Folk Weekend features an irresistible combination - the cream of the crop from the UK folk scene and the very best in local and youth music from our town and its surrounding area. Some of the country’s finest folk acts will be appearing at our a fabulous and atmospheric Marine Theatre, while ‘Out and About’ you can sample everything from Morris dancing to story-telling to shanty singing...Come to the seaside and enjoy music, dancing, storytelling, workshops and entertainment for all ...
07 Sep 2019 to 08 Sep 2019

Lyme Regis, Dorset
Food RocksThe festival brings together top chefs, exhibitors, locals and those who are visiting Lyme Regis. The main stage will showcase a diverse mix of interactive cookery demonstrations, talks and tastings across the weekend. Festival highlights: Glenarm Estate beef supper club Crab and mackerel supper club Chef demonstrations Meet the producers Seasonal food and produce from local exhibitors. All money raised is donated to the RNLI and the Fishermen’s Mission.

Latest Lyme Regis Features

The latest Lyme Regis articles from Resort Dorset are previewed below.

8 Apr 2019
Easter Events in Dorset Dorset’s Egg-stravaganza of Easter Activities! The Easter holidays are upon us! Whether you’re visiting Dorset for a holiday or live here and want to explore more of your county, there’s never a shortage of places to go and activities for the kids – and big kids! – to get involved in. But what’s on? Dorset is chock full of family-friendly attractions, and many will be hosting Easter Egg Hunts or other fun activities for kids to enjoy over ... Read more...
26 Mar 2018
Resort Dorset Magazine 2018 The popular Resort Dorset magazine for 2018 is out today. Our free title offers visitors the chance to discover all the best things to see and do across the county. Resort is packed with great attractions, activities, food and drink, shopping, events and more ideas for great days out. You'll also find lots of money-saving vouchers! Keep an eye out for the bright yellow dispensers and pick up your copy soon - they'll be found in many hotels, holiday parks, shops, ... Read more...
12 Feb 2018
Jurassic Coast Covering 95 miles, from Orcombe Point in east Devon to Old Harry Rocks in Dorset, the Jurassic Coast is an unprecedented place where the history from millions of years is lying beneath your feet. In 2001, the coastline was listed as one of the UNESCO’s natural World Heritage sites due to it being one of the most significant Earth Science locations in the world. This is the only place in the world where the geology, exposed in cliffs for all to see, is a near-continuous ... Read more...
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15 August 2017
Afternoon Tea in Dorset

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