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Whats On: Childrens or Family Event

Throughout the year Swanage and the Isle of Purbeck plays host to a wide array of events and festivals for all ages. You can filter the events by: Childrens or Family Event (11), Community (106), Durlston Country Park (195), Education (4), Exhibitions, Shows (3), Fetes and Festivals (3), Food and Drink (3), History and Heritage (3), Hobbies (1), Music (7), Sport and Exercise, Walks (62), Theatre and Stage (2), .

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Medieval falconry

From 22nd June 2019 to 23rd June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore an exciting period when falconry developed into a sophisticated and noble sport with new techniques brought back from the Crusades. Witness these birds of prey demonstrate spectacular aerial manoeuvres in and around the castle ruins at ...

Medieval falconry

From 29th June 2019 to 30th June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore an exciting period when falconry developed into a sophisticated and noble sport with new techniques brought back from the Crusades. Witness these birds of prey demonstrate spectacular aerial manoeuvres in and around the castle ruins at ...

Family nightjar and bat evening

5th July 2019 19:30 to 22:30 in Studland

Type: Childrens or Family Event

A family wildlife event through the sand dunes exploring the majestic birds and bats of Studland. Fish, chips and ice cream followed by a walk through the dunes and beach, discovering the wonders of bats and nightjars. This evening is ...

Bushcraft and axe throwing evening

19th July 2019 18:45 to 22:30 in Wareham

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Head down to east stoke and step into the wildside of town. leave the luxuries of modern life and join me for an evening of Bushcraft skills and axe throwing. Our new adventure site is home to our bushcraft area under the cover of a 27mtr parac...

Medieval games at Corfe Castle

From 20th July 2019 to 21st July 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Have fun with friends and family playing the different games you find as you explore the castle ruins. Event ticket prices This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue. Suitability Children must be acc...

Family nightjar and bat evening

26th July 2019 19:30 to 22:30 in Studland

Type: Childrens or Family Event

A family wildlife event through the sand dunes exploring the majestic birds and bats of Studland. Fish, chips and ice cream followed by a walk through the dunes and beach, discovering the wonders of bats and nightjars. This evening is ...

Swanage Carnival Week

From 27th July 2019 to 3rd August 2019 Various times in Swanage

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Swanage annual Carnival.  More information can be found on our Carnival page at https://www.virtual-swanage.co.uk/things-to-do/local-attractions/swanage-carnival ...

Fore/Adventure - Family Bushcraft

30th July 2019 09:00 to 12:00 in Studland

Type: Childrens or Family Event

We LOVE the woods, getting our hands dirty and getting to grips with grizzled outdoor skills. Coming in to the woods with us, depending on the time of year and season, will mean exploring shelter building, water purification and the all important fir...

Fore/Adventure - Family Bushcraft

27th August 2019 09:00 to 12:00 in Studland

Type: Childrens or Family Event

We LOVE the woods, getting our hands dirty and getting to grips with grizzled outdoor skills. Coming in to the woods with us, depending on the time of year and season, will mean exploring shelter building, water purification and the all important fir...

October half term

From 26th October 2019 to 3rd November 2019 10:00 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

A series of interactive activities will be on offer this half-term. Take part in the Great Escape (teddy bear zip wire) and watch missiles launch from the castle's medieval siege engine. Celebrate the colours of autumn with the family castl...

Swanage Carnival Week

From 25th July 2020 to 1st August 2020 Various times in Swanage

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Swanage annual Carnival.  More information can be found on our Carnival page at https://www.virtual-swanage.co.uk/things-to-do/local-attractions/swanage-carnival ...

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