Local events in and around Purbeck

Festivals, fairs and fireworks, shows, regattas and carnivals, West Dorset is buzzing with events all year around. Burnbake makes an ideal base from which to visit. Here is just a taster of what’s happening in and around Purbeck and Studland in 2018.

DateEventVenue
20 – 22 JulyWilkswood Reggae FestivalWilkswood Farm
22-JulWareham CarnivalWareham Town Centre
26 – 29 JulyCamp BestivalLulworth Castle
28 July – 04 AugustSwanage Regatta and CarnivalVarious venues
02 – 05 AugustBestivalLulworth Castle
03 – 07 AugustDorset Arts & Crafts ExhibitionPurbeck School, Wareham
10 – 12 AugustThe Purbeck RallyThe Showground, Wareham
10 – 19 AugustSwanage Lifeboat WeekVarious venues
16 – 19 AugustPurbeck Valley Folk FestivalPurbeck Valley Farm
30 August – 2 SeptemberBournemouth Air FestivalBournemouth Beach
07 – 09 SeptemberSwanage Folk FestivalSandpit Field
07 – 09 SeptemberClassic Transport RallyHarmans Cross Village Green
04 – 07 OctoberSwanage Blues & Roots FestivalVarious venues
12 – 14 OctoberAutumn Steam GalaSwanage Railway
12 – 27 OctoberPurbeck Film FestivalVarious venues
01 – 24 DecemberSanta Special & Christmas FestivitiesSwanage Railway
Burnbake Adventure

There are a whole host of land and water based activities on our doorstep making the most of Purbeck’s natural features.

Burnbake Attractions

Of course, the beauty of Purbeck and the Jurassic Coast is an attraction in itself, but there’s lots to do and plenty to see, so where do you start ?

You’ll always find a fantastic selection of things to do, places to visit and exciting events near Burnbake!

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