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The next 12 events in Wareham appear below.

24 Aug 2019 to 26 Aug 2019

Go Nuts at Monkey WorldEvery child who brings an unopened bag of nuts for the primates will receive a free Monkey World badge over the bank holiday weekend! We would like: Almonds Pistachios Cashews Walnuts Hazelnuts Pecans Brazil nuts Thank you!
28 August 2019

Wareham, Dorset
Wareham WednesdaysAn evening of fun and entertainment on Wareham Quay. This week expect a pirate invasion!
20 Jul 2019 to 01 Sep 2019

Tank Museum, Wareham, Dorset
Summer Holidays20 July – 1 September This Summer Holiday explore The Tank Museum and experience the biggest day out in history… See Tanks roll into action at 1pm every weekday, starting on Monday 22nd July. Realistic lifelike explosions and expert commentary. Learn how tanks have evolved and how they are used in battle in this action. Experience for yourself the thrill of riding in an M548 tracked vehicle. This working example of military hardware seats 16 at a time – so the whole family can jump ...
22 Jul 2019 to 01 Sep 2019

Wareham, Dorset
Tanks in ActionSee tanks roll into action at 1pm every weekday, starting on Monday 22 July. Each week will feature a different theme, from WWII to the Gulf War, starring tanks like the Sherman Fury, T-72 and Challenger 1. A few lucky visitors will be picked from the Museum to take part in the display. Expect a mock battle, lifelike explosions and expert commentary. PLEASE NOTE: ONLY AVAILABLE ON WEEKDAYS. Venue: Bovington Tank Museum, Near Wareham.
14 September 2019

Wareham, Dorset
Tiger Day 12As the only running Tiger I tank in the world you really can't afford to miss it! Tiger Day 12 is advance tickets only. There will not be any tickets available to buy on the day. You will need a Tiger Day 12 ticket to enter the Museum. Annual Passes are not valid. Venue: Tank Museum, Bovington, Near Wareham.
22 September 2019

Wareham, Dorset
Margaret Green Animal Rescue Centre Country FayreFrom local crafts to the finest produce; feast on these delights whilst enjoying displays in our main ring! This is a day out for the whole family including your four-legged friends and all money raised will help our rescue animals. You can expect hay bales and cider at this proper Country Fayre! Address: Margaret Green Animal Rescue, Church Knowle, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5NQ Time: 11am to 4pm.
28 Sep 2019 to 29 Sep 2019

Tank Museum, Wareham, Dorset
South West Model ShowOn the 28-29 September, The Tank Museum will be inviting exhibitors from across the UK to exhibit their models throughout the Museum. Miniature, Remote Control and Scale models will all be in attendance. Book online for reduced prices. Annual Passes are valid for this event. Over two days, see a wide range of models and buy your own! Exhibitors and traders throughout the Museum Model boats, cars, planes and trains - and, of course, tanks! Models and modelling ...
05 Oct 2019 to 06 Oct 2019

Farmer Palmers, Wareham, Dorset
Grandparents' WeekendGrandparents' Weekend - FREE Entry for Grandparents at Farmer Palmer's! Vouchers available from website in due course. Treat Grandad and Grandma to a family day out at the farm and celebrate Grandparents' day in style.
28 Oct 2019 to 01 Nov 2019

Wareham, Dorset
Halloween Spooktacular at Farmer PalmersLet our dressed up “BOO CREW” entertain your little ones! There's cauldrons full of family fun to be had down on the farm this Halloween Half Term! Our team are ready to give you ghoulish great service and spooktacular entertainment! Mon - Fri inclusive. Low key fang-tastic family fun for little ones!
18 Oct 2019 to 02 Nov 2019

Wareham, Dorset
Purbeck Film FestivalThe Purbeck Film Festival is the longest running rural film festival in the UK, and it takes place in over 30 venues, including village halls, pubs, restaurants, hotels, arts centres, castles and, importantly, the Rex Cinema, Wareham; Lighthouse Arts Centre, Poole; and Durlston Castle, Swanage.
15 November 2019

Tank Museum, Wareham, Dorset
Murder Mystery: Clue DunnitA Murder Mystery will be taking place on November 15th at The Tank Museum, Bovington. Based on the new board game, ‘The Tank Museum Cluedo”, teams of three to six will work together to solve clues and figure out how to solve the case. David has been the curator at the museum for years and was found in the early hours of the morning by the staff on their way into work! Your job is to solve the clues and investigate the employees to discover who the murderer was; the historian, ...
30 Nov 2019 to 22 Dec 2019

Farmer Palmers, Wareham, Dorset
Magical Fun with ‘Farmer Christmas’Visit 'Farmer Christmas' in his traditional, Winter cabin in the Little Farmer's Fun Barn. Our clever Elves use a time-slot system so no long queues for you! Yay! We don't charge you for taking photos either; you're welcome to take lots of your own photos and there's sure to be lots of giggles too! The Farm Park gets a full festive makeover and there'll be a cracking Christmas atmosphere all around! *Simply purchase your Visit Santa tickets on the day of your visit from our reception ...

Latest Wareham Features

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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...
4 Jul 2019
Durdle Door Durdle Door is one of the most photographed landmarks along Dorset's famous Jurassic Coast. The name Durdle derives from an Old English word 'thirl' meaning bore or drill. Eventually the arch will collapse to leave a sea stack such as those that can be seen at Ladram Bay in East Devon. Below the cliffs lies a sweeping shingle beach that was once three separate coves. This popular beach has no facilities although during the summer a mobile kiosk on the path ... Read more...

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