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The next 13 events in New Forest appear below.

21 May 2022

New Forest, Dorset
Ringwood Eco FairOrganised by the Rotary Club of Ringwood and Ringwood Actions for Climate Emergency (RACE) this year’s ECO fair is focusing on swapping and shopping locally. Come along to learn more about some of the swaps you could make and take the opportunity to support local shops and businesses. There will be local groups and businesses with planet friendly workshops, stalls and gifts at the Furlong and outside the Gateway Building close to Ringwood car park and the bus stops. Plus, from 1pm ...
27 May 2022 to 29 May 2022

New Forest, Dorset
Burley Food & Drink FestivalWe are back and extremely excited to announce, not only to return to our beautiful field for the Burley Food & Drink Festival, but we are adding a sprinkle of festival delight with the added addition of Festival Family Camping – Our O’Deer Campsite… What could be more idyllic, than sleeping under the stars, relaxing in the beautiful New Forest with friends and family. (Doggies welcome of course). So, without hesitation, Mojo Events are pleased to announce The Burley Festival NEW DATES are ...
02 June 2022

New Forest, Dorset
Jubilee Picnic in the ParkJoin in the celebrations at Fordingbridge Recreation Ground from 3.30pm to 10pm. Entry is free to this event. We hope to see you all there to enjoy a day of festivities by the river. Hot food & licensed bar Pre-ordered picnic hampers Children’s activities Live music Disco through the 70 years Lighting of the new town beacon Rotary club duck race Parking and drop off at the sports club will be limited at this event.
04 Jun 2022 to 05 Jun 2022

New Forest, Dorset
DogstivalDogstival, The coolest dog show in town is back with a special Jubilee edition on the 4th & 5th June 2022 at a stunning new venue of Broadlands Park, Romsey! The ultimate day out for you and your dog, the festival is jam-packed with have-a-go activities, main arena displays, shopping, live music, talks, dog diving pool and delicious food and drink for you and your four-legged friend!
05 June 2022

New Forest, Dorset
Lymington Picnic in the ParkTo celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, the Town Council, in collaboration with Lymington Community Centre and the Lymington Rotary Club are putting on a FREE full fun-packed day of activities. This event will take place on the 5th June 2022 from 11.00am -4.00pm at Woodside Park, off Ridgeway Lane where FREE carparking for the event will be available. The aim of the event is bring together the local community and families to celebrate together the Queen’s 70 years on the throne ...
02 Jun 2022 to 05 Jun 2022

New Forest, Dorset
Ringwood Platinum Jubilee CelebrationsRingwood will celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee over the four-day UK bank holiday weekend. The bank holiday will provide an opportunity for communities and people throughout the United Kingdom to come together to celebrate the historic milestone. Ringwood Town Council will be hosting two events- the lighting of a Jubilee Beacon on Thursday 2nd June, and a celebratory 'Party in the Park' on Sunday 5th June (scroll down for more info!). Lots of other events are taking place across ...
19 June 2022

New Forest, Dorset
Hot Rod & Custom ShowThe South’s biggest Hot Rod and Custom event features hundreds of cool, colourful, custom cars, live music and hip entertainment throughout the day!
22 Jul 2022 to 24 Jul 2022

New Forest, Dorset
Netley Marsh Steam & Craft ShowNetley Marsh Steam and Craft Show has something for everyone, whether it's the sound and smell of the steam engines or the smell of the food outlets dotted across the site, you can be sure there is something here for you! ​Maybe you are a collector, a steam fanatic, an exhibitor, trader, music fan or just on holiday in the South and fancy an event to attend, we have something here for all the family of all age groups. We are proud to say that we are Hampshire's biggest steam and craft ...
26 Jul 2022 to 28 Jul 2022

New Forest, Dorset
New Forest & Hampshire Country ShowTaking place in Brockenhurst, in the heart of the National Park, the New Forest Show offers visitors 30 acres of showground for the whole family to explore. Say hello to farmers competing with their prized livestock; watch cattle and sheep being awarded with rosettes in the rings; and taste deliciously fresh food and drink from Hampshire’s finest local producers. Admire first-hand forestry skills from the country’s best known lumberjack display team. and so much more……………………..
06 Aug 2022 to 07 Aug 2022

Beaulieu, New Forest, Dorset
Beaulieu Supercar WeekendThe Supercar Weekend is the must-see family spectacular that brings some of the world’s most exclusive and desirable motors to Beaulieu. It’s back again for 2022! A must-see highlight for all event goers is the demonstration runs. See incredible machines put through their paces along Beaulieu’s Chestnut Avenue as drivers test their supercars acceleration and breaking. Demonstration runs will take place at 11.30am, 1pm and 3pm each day. The Supercar Weekend is a must for all supercar ...
13 August 2022

New Forest, Dorset
Ellingham ShowOur show began in 1947 – since when it has grown to include many exciting main ring attractions, animals galore, plenty of food – and shopping opportunities too! We’re a charity, run entirely by volunteers; and we aim to give over £20,000 every year to local charities. Venue: The Showground, Somerley, Ringwood BH24 3PL
10 Sep 2022 to 11 Sep 2022

Beaulieu, New Forest, Dorset
International AutojumbleBeaulieu’s most famous motoring event, the International Autojumble is the biggest outdoor sale of motoring items this side of the Atlantic. All kinds of vintage and classic motoring ephemera - motoring parts, accessories, automobilia, literature, tools and clothing, there is something for everyone and lots of bargains to be had. This long-awaited weekend of automotive enjoyment will bring together all manner of motoring spares, automobilia and historic vehicles for sale, with hundreds ...
11 September 2022

New Forest, Dorset
The Garmin New Forest MarathonThe Garmin New Forest Marathon is an established event raising £1.33 million for local causes over the last 38 years. The 2022 event returns to New Park Showground, Brockenhurst in the heart of the New Forest National Park on Sunday September 11th. Choose from a Full or Half Marathon, 10k, 5k, Junior 1 mile/200m or Woodland Walk. Camping, Live Music, Kids Activity area, Food and Drink, Technical and local Traders and Parking complete the impressive line up for this much loved community ...
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9 May 2022
Queen's Platinum Jubilee Events in Dorset Celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with us here in Dorset. Dress for the occasion in red white and blue and join in the fun to be had at events right across the county (scroll down for events listings). Little ones can dress up as princes and princesses and head for Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park where, as well as all the animals to see, there’ll be cream teas to enjoy – just be sure to pre-book! Fancy a celebratory picnic lunch with sea views? Then ... Read more...
16 Nov 2020
Shop for Dorset this Christmas Shop Dorset and it’s a win, win – not only will your gift please the recipient but by shopping locally online in these difficult times you’ll be helping our Dorset businesses. Below are just a few ideas for Christmas gifts and goodies. Cheesed off? – Well check out Delicious, the Weymouth deli that will deliver cheeses and wines to your Dorset door. Craig’s Dairy Farm Shop and Chalbury Food & Wine are open and well-stocked with tasty local ... Read more...
21 Oct 2020
Half-term Fun in Dorset So, it’s the October half term and you may be wondering how you’re going to keep the kids entertained in these restricted times! Well don’t worry, whether you are local resident or are staying in Dorset on a break, there’s lots to do throughout the seasons. Our Resort family has children of different ages and here are some of the things we plan to enjoy; perhaps you will too! Fossil Hunting – you may just discover the next big thing! Do be aware ... Read more...
14 Feb 2020
Things to do in February Half Term Monday 17th February marks the start of half-term. Dorset always has so much to offer whenever half-term comes around, whether that involves exploring the countryside and coastline, visiting some of Dorset’s best attractions, or attending local events, you won’t be let down. We’ve compiled a list of events, including some amazing offers followed by some features that we think can inspire your half-term fun. From visiting the cheeky monkeys at Monkey World or getting ... 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...

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