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Events and what's on in Weymouth

Weymouth is renowned for a packed events schedule!

During the summer months, there are frequent events taking place around Weymouth's beach and harbour, which are buzzing at most times but really come to life with crowds of event-goers!

Visitors can take in delicious seafood and champagne at the Nyetimber Dorset Seafood Festival or take in some excellent shows at Weymouth Pavilion. Don't forget the excellent Wessex Folk Festival which takes place in and around the harbour and Hope Square. There's so much choice and something for everyone - and many of Weymouth's events are free to attend!

Using the tabs below you can browse Weymouth events today, this weekend, this week or next week - or use the calendar to see what's on when you're visiting.

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The next 7 events in Weymouth appear below.

08 Dec 2021 to 11 Dec 2021

Weymouth, Dorset
Very Merry MusicalsJoin us for an evening of ‘Very Merry Musicals’ Wednesday 8th Dec - Saturday 11th Dec 7.30pm start (2.30pm matinee on Saturday) A Christmas celebration of favourite musical songs for all the family. From the ever popular Disney numbers, to old musical favourites! With Christmas songs and traditional carols! For 'punch, pizzaz, yahoo and how', there is something for everyone; nostalgia and contemporary, side by side! Sit back, relax (with some mulled wine!) and let us entertain you ...
19 December 2021

Weymouth, Dorset
Chase the Pudding - Santa Fun RunSanta’s, Elves, Pantomime Dames and many other fabulous festive characters will gather on Weymouth Beach (Pavilion end) to take part in the annual Chase the Pudding race on Sunday 19th December. Registration is from 9.30am in the Weymouth Pavilion Ocean Room followed by a warm up at 10.45am on Weymouth Beach, with the race commencing at 11am. Everybody is invited to come along to cheer and support this colourful Christmas event on Weymouth seafront. Following the introduction in ...
11 Dec 2021 to 02 Jan 2022

Weymouth Pavilion, Weymouth, Dorset
Pantomime : AladdinIt’s the pantomime adventure you’ve been wishing for – Made to Measure Productions are delighted to be returning to the Weymouth Pavilion for their 6th Christmas season with a brand new production of ALADDIN! Join us on the flying carpet ride of a lifetime as we soar through the clouds to Old Peking this Christmas. Follow the adventures of our hero, Aladdin, as he makes his way to the Cave of Wonders and discovers the magic that lies within! Featuring stunning scenery, colourful ...
11 Dec 2021 to 03 Jan 2022

Weymouth, Dorset
Pantomime: AladdinIt’s the pantomime adventure you’ve been wishing for – Made to Measure Productions are delighted to be returning to the Weymouth Pavilion for their 6th Christmas season with a brand new production of ALADDIN! Join us on the flying carpet ride of a lifetime as we soar through the clouds to Old Peking this Christmas. Follow the adventures of our hero, Aladdin, as he makes his way to the Cave of Wonders and discovers the magic that lies within! Featuring stunning scenery, colourful ...
08 January 2022

Weymouth, Dorset
New Year Johann Strauss GalaThe Magic of Vienna. Celebrate the New Year with an uplifting concert featuring the music of the King of Waltz, Johann Strauss and his contemporaries! The full symphonic forces of the BSO will bring you an evening of swirling melodies to carry you away into the glamour and sparkle of Viennese Dance Halls. Enjoy a host of waltzes, marches, galops and polkas including the Fledermaus Overture, Tritsch-Tratsch Polka, Emperor Waltz and, of course, The Blue Danube! Venue: Weymouth Pavilion
16 January 2022

Weymouth Pavilion, Weymouth, Dorset
Weymouth Pavilion Wedding FairThe Wedding Fair is the essential day out for those planning their special day. You will have the opportunity to discuss your requirements with an array of quality suppliers exhibiting on the day. There will be a Wedding Catwalk at 1.30pm (sponsored by Pengillys Solicitors) followed by our prize draw. In partnership with Perfect Day Wedding Services, you could be in for the chance of winning the ultimate styling package worth £775.00 and a £200 Weymouth Pavilion wedding voucher. Our second ...
10 Sep 2022 to 11 Sep 2022

Weymouth, Dorset
SEAFEAST - The Dorset Seafood FestivalA visit to SEAFEAST - the award-winning Dorset Seafood Festival - offers an amazing opportunity to gain a better understanding of the superb seafood available to us just off our wonderful shores. For 2022, the event continues at the Weymouth Peninsula, taking place on 10th and 11th September. Offering delicious seafood, quality wines and local ales, as well as family entertainment, here’s a snapshot of what to expect: - Taste fresh seafood dishes from a great selection of stalls, or ...
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6 Dec 2021
Dorset’s Christmas Markets and Festive Fairs ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and you will be when you discover the fantastic selection of Christmas markets and festive fairs that are set to be held around Dorset in the coming weeks. If you’re getting organised with your shopping, these events are a great way to find those perfect gifts; if delicious food and drink is on your wish list, then you’ll love the tasty selection available from local producers; or maybe you’d like a day out to get you in the ... Read more...
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13 Jul 2021
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18 Feb 2021
Plan your Dorset Staycation We’ve all had better years. If you’re looking for a much-needed break, look no further - here are 10 good reasons you can’t go wrong with a Dorset staycation in 2021. Dorset has lots of outside space. Whether on the coast or out in the country, there’s room to spread out and enjoy the great outdoors. Accommodation – there’s plenty of choice, and accommodation providers, from campsites and B&Bs to luxury cottages and hideaways, ... Read more...

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