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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 8 events in Weymouth appear below.

16 May 2021

Nothe Fort, Weymouth, Dorset
Remote Control Tanks at Nothe FortSouthern Armour Group are returning to Nothe Fort! And they are bringing a variety of remote controlled vehicles with them; ranging from large scale RC tanks to small military vehicles that span a multitude of eras and models. This experience is included in our regular ticket price so be sure not to miss out! 11am to 4pm.
21 May 2021

Weymouth Pavilion, Weymouth, Dorset
The Simon and Garfunkel Story UnpluggedThe creators of critically acclaimed ‘The Simon & Garfunkel Story’ have created a socially distanced, virus-safe ‘unplugged’ performance for Weymouth! Shadowing the same West End and International show that our seasoned festival audience know well and love, this duo show chronicles the story of two young boys from Queens, New York who went on to become the world’s most successful music duo of all time. ‘The Simon & Garfunkel Story’ is a moving and powerful concert featuring all the ...
29 May 2021

Weymouth Pavilion, Weymouth, Dorset
Circus of HorrorsAppearing at the Weymouth Pavilion on 29th May - Two Shows - 1st is at 4pm which is an Adams Family friendly show (suitable for all ages) And another show at 7.30pm which is the adult show and not advisable for under 16's Special offer £5 if booked before April 1st 2021 Please quote Gory. The shows will be performed in covid compliant venues and consequently they will be socially distanced so therefore reduced capacity. When the Circus of Horrors started in Glastonbury '95 people ...
30 May 2021

Weymouth Pavilion, Weymouth, Dorset
Sunday Night Comedy with Nina ContiJoin groundbreaking ventriloquist as she heads to Weymouth Pavilion and topping off an incredible night & plucking inspiration from the audience. Strap into the mask as Nina gets in your face! Nina has won a British Comedy Award, stormed Live at the Apollo, Russell Howard’s Good News, Sunday Night at the Palladium, and made a BAFTA nominated film – all without moving her lips.
02 June 2021

Nothe Fort, Weymouth, Dorset
This Is My Theatre Presents: Treasure IslandThis Is My Theatre are back at Nothe Fort with an brand new show! When an old sea-dog, Billy-Bones, takes refuge at The Admiral Benbow Inn, young Jim Hawkins will be drawn into the world of pirates as the search for Captain Flint's fortune begins. Joining the crew of The Hispaniola he will make friendships, face dangers and find adventure as he sets sail for Treasure Island! This swashbuckling tale will be lifted from the pages of Robert Louis Stevenson's much-loved novel and ...
04 Jun 2021 to 06 Jun 2021

Weymouth Pavilion, Weymouth, Dorset
Rapunzel - Christmas Pantomime ContinuedWe plan to pick up where we left off at the end of December and carry on with our pantomime in June. Who’d have thought… Christmas Panto in the summer… As Rapunzel nears her 18th Birthday the evil witch, Gothel, and her scheming wizardly brother, Alphonso are plotting to kidnap her. They plan to lock Rapunzel away in a secret tower in a bid to gain eternal youth from her magical hair. In a trance and with no memory of her real family Rapunzel is doomed to spend the rest of her ...
20 June 2021

Weymouth Pavilion, Weymouth, Dorset
Sunday Night Comedy with Phil WangThe star of Taskmaster, Live at the Apollo and his own Netflix stand-up special - Phil Wang returns to Weymouth to headline at the Pavilion. One of the UK’s most exciting and in-demand stand-up comedians, join Phil as he brings you a hilarious evening full of tops off a sensational line-up. “Hugely entertaining…a unique and properly funny stand-up comic” The Times
11 Sep 2021 to 12 Sep 2021

Weymouth, Dorset
Nyetimber Dorset Seafood FestivalA fabulous weekend of seafood, delicious English Sparkling Wines from Nyetimber, celebrity chefs and a great atmosphere at the new location on the Weymouth Peninsula. The Nyetimber Dorset Seafood Festival brings together sparkling wine and seafood, family entertainment and a great opportunity to gain a better understanding of the superb seafood available to us just off our wonderful shores. Taste fresh seafood dishes from around 100 stalls, or simply relax with a bottle of chilled ...
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18 Feb 2021
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28 Sep 2020
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3 Jul 2020
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