Dorset Events for October

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1st 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Cerne Abbas for Sale 1919 10:00 to 17:00
Cerne Abbas Village Hall
  
Play: Indecent Acts 19:30 to 22:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
2nd 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Cerne Abbas for Sale 1919 10:00 to 17:00
Cerne Abbas Village Hall
  
Cranborne Manor Garden Open 09:00 to 17:00
Cranborne
  
TreesAreTheKey Narrated by Kate Winslet 18:30 to 22:00
Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis
  
Sounds of the Sacred World 19:30 to 22:00
Highcliffe Castle, Highcliffe, Christchurch
  
ABBAMANIA 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
  
Play: Indecent Acts 19:30 to 22:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
3rd 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Cerne Abbas for Sale 1919 10:00 to 17:00
Cerne Abbas Village Hall
  
Swanage Blues Festival
Various venues, High Street, Swanage
  
Masterclass: Ornamental Grasses 14:00 to 16:30
Knoll Gardens
  
Top Dog Film Festival 19:30 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Play: Indecent Acts 19:30 to 22:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
4th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Cerne Abbas for Sale 1919 10:00 to 17:00
Cerne Abbas Village Hall
  
Swanage Blues Festival
Various venues, High Street, Swanage
  
Oktoberfest Poole
Poole Park, Poole
  
Some Guys Have All The Luck: Rod Stewart 19:30 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Into the Groove: Tribute to Madonna 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
  
Silas Marner 20:00 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Play: Indecent Acts 19:30 to 22:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
5th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Swanage Blues Festival
Various venues, High Street, Swanage
  
Oktoberfest Poole
Poole Park, Poole
  
Gillingham Carnival 09:00 to 20:00
Gillingham
  
Westbourne Farmers Market 09:30 to 14:00
Landseer Road, Westbourne
  
FREE Entry* for Grandparents on Grandpar 10:00 to 17:00
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Poole
  
Bournemouth Marathon Festival 10:00
Pier Approach, Bournemouth
  
Free Entry for Grandparents @ Farmer Pal 10:00 to 17:00
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Wareham Road, Organford
  
Wallisdown Preloved Baby Sales 10:30 to 12:00
St Mark's Church, Wallisdown
  
Fun Palace 2019 11:00 to 15:00
Christchurch Library, Dorset
  
Wild Food & Walk 11:00 to 14:00
Knoll Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland
  
Mini BSO: Around the World 11:00 to 12:00
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Carole King 19:30 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Mad About the Musicals 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
  
Play: Indecent Acts 19:30 to 22:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Coastal Comedy Colossal Show: Tom Stade! 20:00 to 22:00
Lighthouse, 21 Kingland Road, Poole
  
Coastal Comedy Colossal Show: Tom Stade! 20:00 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
6th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Swanage Blues Festival
Various venues, High Street, Swanage
  
FREE Entry* for Grandparents on Grandpar 10:00 to 17:00
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Poole
  
Bournemouth Marathon Festival 10:00
Pier Approach, Bournemouth
  
Free Entry for Grandparents @ Farmer Pal 10:00 to 17:00
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Wareham Road, Organford
  
Haynes Breakfast Club 09:00 to 12:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Salvation Army Band Concert 18:00 to 19:30
Salvation Army Hall, Palmerston Road, Boscombe, Bournemouth
7th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
8th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Ocean Film Festival 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
9th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Cranborne Manor Garden Open 09:00 to 17:00
Cranborne
  
Curator Spotlight: Citroën 11:15
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Behind the Scenes Tours 14:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, High East Street, Dorchester
  
Psychic Sally 19:45 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
10th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
All Floyd
Bridport Electric Palace, 35 South Street, Bridport
  
Shaftesbury Oktoberfest
Barton Hill Recreation Ground, Shaftesbury
  
Professional Grass Masterclass 14:00 to 16:30
Knoll Gardens
  
Colin Divall Railway Talk 18:30 to 22:30
Dorset History Centre
  
'Pride': Film screening 19:00 to 22:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
11th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Autumn Steam Gala: Swanage Railway
Swanage Railway, Swanage & Corfe Stations
  
The Billy Fury Years 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
  
Milos: Voice of the Guitar 19:30 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Beach Boyz Tribute Band 19:45 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Studio Jazz: Randolph Matthews & Band 20:00 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
12th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Autumn Steam Gala: Swanage Railway
Swanage Railway, Swanage & Corfe Stations
  
Kayak, Fish, Forage & Feast 09:30 to 14:30
Middle Beach, Studland
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Kayak, Fish, Forage & Feast 13:30 to 18:30
Middle Beach, Studland
  
Walk: Autumn Glory 14:00 to 16:30
Knoll Gardens
  
I Believe In Unicorns: Michael Morpurgo 14:00 to 15:00
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Kinson Craft Fair Autumn 14:30 to 16:30
Kinson Community Centre
  
Believe - The Cher Songbook 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
  
Celtic Music Concert 20:00 to 22:30
Ferndown Village Hall
  
Forever Sabbath vs Iron Maiden 20:00 to 22:30
Weymouth Pavilion Ocean Room
13th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Corfe Castle Sculpture Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
Corfe Castle
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Autumn Steam Gala: Swanage Railway
Swanage Railway, Swanage & Corfe Stations
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
PRIMAVERA ENSEMBLE 15:00 to 17:00
Kimmeridge Hall, Bournemouth University
14th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
15th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
16th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Curator Spotlight: Citroën 11:15
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Dan Clarke 19:30
Highcliffe Castle, Highcliffe, Christchurch
  
Live on Mars: David Bowie Tribute 20:00 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
17th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Workshop: Designing Naturalistic Style 14:00 to 16:30
Knoll Gardens
18th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Breton Festival of Onion Johnnies 18:00 to 22:00
Salt House Green, West Bay
  
Jo Burt: Acoustic by Candlelight 18:30 to 22:00
St Andrew's Church, Fontmell Magna, Nr Shaftesbury
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
Ocean Film Festival World Tour 2019 19:30 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Rock & Roll Dreams Came True 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
19th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Breton Festival of Onion Johnnies 18:00 to 22:00
Salt House Green, West Bay
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
Teachers' Open Day 10:00 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens
  
Jewellery Making Workshop: Caroline Parr 10:00 to 16:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Upton Preloved Baby Sales 10:30 to 12:00
Upton Community Centre. Poole
  
Music Inspired by Shakespeare 18:00 to 20:00
Bournemouth School for Girls
  
And Finally... Phil Collins 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
  
"Bourne2Sing" Choir Concert 19:30 to 21:45
St Mary's Church, Station Road, West Moors
  
70s Legends: Too Rex & Jean Genie 20:00 to 22:30
Weymouth Pavilion Ocean Room
  
In & Out of Chekhov's Shorts 20:00 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John 20:00 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
20th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Breton Festival of Onion Johnnies 18:00 to 22:00
Salt House Green, West Bay
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
Justin Fletcher Live! 11:00 to 15:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Canzonetta Concert 15:00 to 16:00
St. Mark's Church, Bell Street, Swanage
21st 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
22nd 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
An Evening with Kim Woodburn 19:45 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
23rd 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
Curator Spotlight: Citroën 11:15
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Tangomotion 19:45 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
24th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
Walk: Changing Seasons in the Garden 14:00 to 15:00
Knoll Gardens
  
Margaret Fingerhut: Far From the Home I 19:00 to 21:15
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Wootton Film Club 19:00 to 22:00
Wootton Fitzpaine Village Hall
  
Syd Lawrence Orchestra 19:30 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Dire Straits UK 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
  
Barbara Dickson & Rab Noakes 19:45 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
25th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bournemouth Bay Art Group: Ann. Exhibiti 10:00 to 16:00
Moordown Community Centre, Coronation Avenue, Moordown, Bournemouth
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
Monstersaurus 13:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Sixties Gold 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
  
Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club 20:00 to 23:00
Weymouth Pavilion Ocean Room
  
Studio Jazz: Tete a Tete Quintet 20:00 to 22:00
Lighthouse, Poole
26th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
Monstersaurus 13:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Creatures of the Deep, Dark Ocean
Wild Seas Centre, Kimmeridge
  
October Half-term @ Corfe! 10:00 to 15:00
Corfe Castle
  
Adventure Wonderland: Home of Halloween 10:00 to 18:00
Adventure Wonderland
  
Drawn to Life: Spiders, Ghosts & Phantom 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum
  
The Creatives in The Garden Room 10:00 to 17:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Haynes Halloween Trail 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
The Big Draw 2019: Haynes Motor Museum 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Halloween @ Kingston Maurward! 10:00 to 16:00
Kingston Maurward Agricultural College, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester
  
Find Fennel @ Monkey World! 10:00 to 17:00
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre
  
Half Term Halloween Fun 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Spooky Story Tellin 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Witchy Potion Trail 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Slime Making 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Bugs & Buds Toddler Club 10:30 to 12:00
Knoll Gardens
  
Creatures of the Night Halloween Trail 10:30 to 15:30
Discovery Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland
  
Movie Night: Film, Food & Fossils! 17:00 to 21:30
The Etches Collection Museum of Jurassic Marine Life, Kimmeridge
  
Light Up Swanage Pier 18:00 to 20:00
Swanage Pier, Pier Approach
  
Sixties Gold 2019 19:30 to 22:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
The Salzburg Mozart Gala 19:30 to 22:00
Weymouth Pavilion
27th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
Monstersaurus 13:30
Lighthouse, Poole
  
October Half-term @ Corfe! 10:00 to 15:00
Corfe Castle
  
Adventure Wonderland: Home of Halloween 10:00 to 18:00
Adventure Wonderland
  
Drawn to Life: Spiders, Ghosts & Phantom 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum
  
The Creatives in The Garden Room 10:00 to 17:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Haynes Halloween Trail 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
The Big Draw 2019: Haynes Motor Museum 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Halloween @ Kingston Maurward! 10:00 to 16:00
Kingston Maurward Agricultural College, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester
  
Find Fennel @ Monkey World! 10:00 to 17:00
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre
  
Half Term Halloween Fun 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Spooky Story Tellin 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Witchy Potion Trail 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Slime Making 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Creatures of the Night Halloween Trail 10:30 to 15:30
Discovery Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland
  
Graeme Swann & Henry Blofeld
Weymouth Pavilion
  
Spooky Fun at Lulworth 10:30 to 17:00
Lulworth Castle & Park
  
Spooky Fun 10:30 to 17:00
Lulworth Castle & Park
  
Live Music at The Grand Hotel 14:00 to 16:00
The Grand Hotel, Burlington Road, Swanage
  
Light Up Swanage Pier 18:00 to 20:00
Swanage Pier, Pier Approach
28th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
October Half-term @ Corfe! 10:00 to 15:00
Corfe Castle
  
Adventure Wonderland: Home of Halloween 10:00 to 18:00
Adventure Wonderland
  
Drawn to Life: Spiders, Ghosts & Phantom 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum
  
Haynes Halloween Trail 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
The Big Draw 2019: Haynes Motor Museum 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Halloween @ Kingston Maurward! 10:00 to 16:00
Kingston Maurward Agricultural College, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester
  
Find Fennel @ Monkey World! 10:00 to 17:00
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre
  
Half Term Halloween Fun 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Spooky Story Tellin 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Witchy Potion Trail 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Slime Making 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Creatures of the Night Halloween Trail 10:30 to 15:30
Discovery Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland
  
Spooky Fun at Lulworth 10:30 to 17:00
Lulworth Castle & Park
  
Spooky Fun 10:30 to 17:00
Lulworth Castle & Park
  
Fang-tastic Halloween Half Term
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Organford
  
Fang-Tastic Halloween Half Term @ Farmer 10:00 to 16:00
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Poole
  
Swanage Pier History Walks 10:30 to 11:15
Swanage Pier, Pier Approach
  
Pumpkin Carving 11:30 to 12:30
Visitor Centre, Lulworth Cove
29th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
October Half-term @ Corfe! 10:00 to 15:00
Corfe Castle
  
Adventure Wonderland: Home of Halloween 10:00 to 18:00
Adventure Wonderland
  
Drawn to Life: Spiders, Ghosts & Phantom 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum
  
Haynes Halloween Trail 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
The Big Draw 2019: Haynes Motor Museum 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Halloween @ Kingston Maurward! 10:00 to 16:00
Kingston Maurward Agricultural College, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester
  
Find Fennel @ Monkey World! 10:00 to 17:00
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre
  
Half Term Halloween Fun 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Spooky Story Tellin 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Witchy Potion Trail 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Slime Making 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Creatures of the Night Halloween Trail 10:30 to 15:30
Discovery Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland
  
Spooky Fun at Lulworth 10:30 to 17:00
Lulworth Castle & Park
  
Spooky Fun 10:30 to 17:00
Lulworth Castle & Park
  
Fang-tastic Halloween Half Term
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Organford
  
Fang-Tastic Halloween Half Term @ Farmer 10:00 to 16:00
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Poole
  
Pumpkin Carving 11:30 to 12:30
Visitor Centre, Lulworth Cove
  
Swanage Pier History Walks 10:30 to 11:15
Swanage Pier, Pier Approach
  
The Buddy Holly Story 19:45
Lighthouse, Poole
30th 
Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
October Half-term @ Corfe! 10:00 to 15:00
Corfe Castle
  
Adventure Wonderland: Home of Halloween 10:00 to 18:00
Adventure Wonderland
  
Drawn to Life: Spiders, Ghosts & Phantom 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum
  
Haynes Halloween Trail 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
The Big Draw 2019: Haynes Motor Museum 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Halloween @ Kingston Maurward! 10:00 to 16:00
Kingston Maurward Agricultural College, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester
  
Find Fennel @ Monkey World! 10:00 to 17:00
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre
  
Half Term Halloween Fun 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Spooky Story Tellin 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Witchy Potion Trail 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Slime Making 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Creatures of the Night Halloween Trail 10:30 to 15:30
Discovery Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland
  
Spooky Fun at Lulworth 10:30 to 17:00
Lulworth Castle & Park
  
Spooky Fun 10:30 to 17:00
Lulworth Castle & Park
  
Fang-tastic Halloween Half Term
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Organford
  
Fang-Tastic Halloween Half Term @ Farmer 10:00 to 16:00
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Poole
  
The Buddy Holly Story 19:45
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Come & Meet Shaun the Sheep! 10:00 to 18:00
Adventure Wonderland
  
Curator Spotlight: Citroën 11:15
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Witches, Brooms & Bats 14:00 to 15:00
Visitor Centre, Lulworth Cove
  
Kimmeridge Bay Tour with Steve Etches 14:30 to 16:00
The Etches Collection Museum of Jurassic Marine Life, Kimmeridge
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Festival of Grasses 10:30 to 17:00
Knoll Gardens, Wimborne
  
Desire, Love, Identity: exploring LGBTQ 10:00 to 17:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Purbeck Film Festival
The Rex Cinema Wareham, 14 West Street, Wareham
  
Christmas Emporium in The Gift Shop 09:00 to 14:00
Cranborne Garden Centre
  
Purbeck Film Festival 18:30 to 23:00
Various venues: Purbeck, Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset
  
October Half-term @ Corfe! 10:00 to 15:00
Corfe Castle
  
Adventure Wonderland: Home of Halloween 10:00 to 18:00
Adventure Wonderland
  
Drawn to Life: Spiders, Ghosts & Phantom 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum
  
Haynes Halloween Trail 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
The Big Draw 2019: Haynes Motor Museum 10:00 to 16:00
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil
  
Halloween @ Kingston Maurward! 10:00 to 16:00
Kingston Maurward Agricultural College, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester
  
Find Fennel @ Monkey World! 10:00 to 17:00
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre
  
Half Term Halloween Fun 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Spooky Story Tellin 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Witchy Potion Trail 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Halloween Half Term: Slime Making 10:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
  
Creatures of the Night Halloween Trail 10:30 to 15:30
Discovery Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland
  
Fang-tastic Halloween Half Term
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Organford
  
Fang-Tastic Halloween Half Term @ Farmer 10:00 to 16:00
Farmer Palmer's Farm Park, Poole
  
The Buddy Holly Story 19:45
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Halloween Dress Up: FREE ENTRY FOR KIDS! 10:00 to 17:00
The Etches Collection Museum of Jurassic Marine Life, Kimmeridge
  
Halloween @ Monkey World! 10:00 to 17:00
Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre
  
Sticky Ends: The Spooky Edition 11:00 to 15:00
Lighthouse, Poole
  
Make a Bird Feeder 11:30 to 11:45
Visitor Centre, Lulworth Cove
  
Beastly Monsters 18:30
Highcliffe Castle, Highcliffe, Christchurch
  
Drinks in the Clink: Spells in the Cells 19:00
Shire Hall Historic Courthouse, Dorchester
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