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Events and what's on in Sherborne

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The next 6 events in Sherborne appear below.

05 Jul 2019 to 07 Jul 2019

Sherborne, Dorset
Museum of the Moon: Dorset MoonMuseum of the Moon is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram. Measuring seven metres in diameter, the moon features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the lunar surface. At an approximate scale of 1:500,000, each centimetre of the internally lit spherical sculpture represents 5km of the moon’s surface*. Over its lifetime, the Museum of the Moon will be presented in a number of different ways both indoors and outdoors, so altering the experience and interpretation of the artwork. As it ...
20 July 2019

Sherborne, Dorset
Leigh Food Festival and Vintage VehiclesLeigh's annual Food Fair returns with a wonderful selection of stall holders selling a wide array of excellent local produce. Taste and buy some of the best food and drink on offer from local producers and enjoy viewing a good variety of interesting vintage and classic cars and motorbikes on display. Barbecued hamburgers and sausages, refreshments, ice cream, beer and cider will be available. Entertainment includes children’s activities. This is proving to be a very successful ...
21 July 2019

Sherborne, Dorset
Classic & Supercar ShowA fantastic day of events and displays including motor club stands, motor trade stands, autojumble, craft fair and a quality classic and supercar auction as well fun activities for the whole family. Opening Times: Sunday 21st July, 2019 – 9.30am to 4.00pm Venue: Sherborne Castle Parking is FREE – Reserved hard standing area for Motor Cycles. Dogs on leads are welcome.
02 Aug 2019 to 05 Aug 2019

Sherborne, Dorset
Opera in OborneEach year in August, St Cuthberts Church is transformed into a theatre for a weekend of sublime music. Whilst everything ‘back of house’ is carried out by an enthusiastic crew of villagers, the cast are all international soloists in their own right. ​ Opera in Oborne aims to make opera accessible to all and encourages first time opera-goers. Operas are cleverly abridged by the Director, Stephen Anthony Brown and usually last 2 hours including the interval. Televisions are used to show ...
19 Oct 2019 to 20 Oct 2019

Sherborne, Dorset
Autumn Colours WeekendReduced price entry to the gardens. Explore acres of impressive gardens beside the lake and witness the spectacular autumn colours all around you. The tea rooms are open for drinks and a light lunch or cream tea and our gift shop is open for a souvenir of your visit. (A Castle upgrade is available on the day for £4 per person. Children under 16 free.)
09 November 2019

Sherborne, Dorset
Firework ExtravaganzaJoin us for our Firework Extravaganza. Gates open: 5pm Bonfire: 7pm Fireworks: 7.30pm Price on the day: Adult £12.50 • Children (age 5-16) £4 • Family* £30 Prices in advance: Adult £10.60 • Children (age 5-16) £3.40 • Family* £25.50 HOW TO BOOK TICKETS On the day: at the gate In Person: at Sherborne and Yeovil Tourist Information Offices. By telephone: 01963 364399

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10 Apr 2019
Dorset Moon It has travelled all over the world and wowed thousands. Now Luke Jerram’s internationally acclaimed Museum of the Moon is making its way to Dorset for the first time as part of DORSET MOON; the exciting new arts event for summer 2019. Luke Jerram’s Museum of the Moon is an astounding seven-metre-diameter spherical sculpture. This incredible installation is a fusion of large-scale NASA lunar imagery, moonlight and surround sound audio created by Ivor Novello Award ... Read more...
31 Oct 2018
Dorset Firework Displays in 2018 Celebrate with a bang this weekend as Dorset plays host to a wide range of firework displays and bonfire events. A selection of fireworks / bonfire events can be found below: 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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