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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 (18), Community (188), Durlston Country Park (52), Exhibitions, Shows (1), History and Heritage (1), Music (2), Sport and Exercise, Walks (2), Theatre and Stage (17), .

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Winter Lights

From 14th December 2018 to 16th December 2018 10:00 to 18:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Christmas is a magical time at Corfe Castle. Take in the festive atmosphere with our contemporary lanterns, braziers, beacons and lighting as you explore the castle grounds. Please note winter lights on 21st December is cancelled. The castle will be...

Corfe Castle Winter Lights

From 14th December 2018 to 16th December 2018 17:00 to 19:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Christmas is a magical time at Corfe Castle. Take in the festive atmosphere with our contemporary lanterns, braziers, beacons and lighting as you explore the castle grounds. The castle will be open until 7pm, weather permitting. You can also sh...

Get crafty at Christmas

From 15th December 2018 to 16th December 2018 11:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Make your own natural Christmas decoration when you visit Corfe Castle this December. Using natural materials, create a special Christmas decoration inspired by your visit to Corfe Castle and the surrounding countryside. Normal admission applie...

'The Little Matchgirl' by The Last Baguette

15th December 2018 14:00 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

London. Christmas Eve. The snow is falling and a little girl struggles fiercely through the cold. Follow her throughout the day as she encounters the funny and zany characters of the vibrant city streets. In an attempt to stay warm she strikes a mat...

Winter Lights

From 21st December 2018 to 23rd December 2018 10:00 to 18:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Christmas is a magical time at Corfe Castle. Take in the festive atmosphere with our contemporary lanterns, braziers, beacons and lighting as you explore the castle grounds. Please note winter lights on 21st December is cancelled. The castle will be...

Corfe Castle Winter Lights

From 21st December 2018 to 23rd December 2018 17:00 to 19:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Christmas is a magical time at Corfe Castle. Take in the festive atmosphere with our contemporary lanterns, braziers, beacons and lighting as you explore the castle grounds. The castle will be open until 7pm, weather permitting. You can also sh...

Get crafty at Christmas

From 22nd December 2018 to 23rd December 2018 11:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Make your own natural Christmas decoration when you visit Corfe Castle this December. Using natural materials, create a special Christmas decoration inspired by your visit to Corfe Castle and the surrounding countryside. Normal admission applie...

Twelve days of Christmas family quest

From 26th December 2018 to 6th January 2019 10:00 to 16:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Search for the shields hidden in the castle ruins, complete the activities and solve the clues to successfully complete your Christmas castle quest. Search for the shields hidden in the castle ruins, complete the activities and solve the clues ...

Winter Lights

From 28th December 2018 to 30th December 2018 10:00 to 18:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Christmas is a magical time at Corfe Castle. Take in the festive atmosphere with our contemporary lanterns, braziers, beacons and lighting as you explore the castle grounds. Please note winter lights on 21st December is cancelled. The castle will be...

Corfe Castle Winter Lights

From 28th December 2018 to 30th December 2018 17:00 to 19:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Christmas is a magical time at Corfe Castle. Take in the festive atmosphere with our contemporary lanterns, braziers, beacons and lighting as you explore the castle grounds. The castle will be open until 7pm, weather permitting. You can also sh...

February half term fun at King Johns castle

From 16th February 2019 to 24th February 2019 10:00 to 15:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

A series of interactive activities will be on offer this half-term. Budding knights and damsels can take part in the 'Great Escape' (teddy bear zip wire) and watch missiles launch from the castle's medieval siege engine. Medieval fu...

Mother's Day high tea at Corfe Castle

31st March 2019 11:00 to 15:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Treat your mum to a day out at Corfe Castle, with a special Mother's Day high tea in our eighteenth century tea-rooms (£12.95 per person). Please call to book - 01929 481332 The Mother's Day high tea includes a selection of cake, ...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

From 6th April 2019 to 13th April 2019 10:30 to 16:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore the hidden places of the medieval ruins to complete the activities and claim your chocolatey treat. You will need to use all of your senses to complete your egg hunt and discover the fun facts about the bats who call the castle and wide...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

From 15th April 2019 to 20th April 2019 10:30 to 16:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore the hidden places of the medieval ruins to complete the activities and claim your chocolatey treat. You will need to use all of your senses to complete your egg hunt and discover the fun facts about the bats who call the castle and wide...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

22nd April 2019 10:30 to 16:30 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Explore the hidden places of the medieval ruins to complete the activities and claim your chocolatey treat. You will need to use all of your senses to complete your egg hunt and discover the fun facts about the bats who call the castle and wide...

May half term medieval mischief

From 25th May 2019 to 26th May 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Celebrate a little May madness at the castle this half-term. Join in with the medieval jester academy, play the games you discover as you explore the castle and find the shields to complete the castle quest. Event ticket prices This event is ...

May half term medieval mischief

From 28th May 2019 to 2nd June 2019 10:00 to 17:00 in Corfe Castle

Type: Childrens or Family Event

Celebrate a little May madness at the castle this half-term. Join in with the medieval jester academy, play the games you discover as you explore the castle and find the shields to complete the castle quest. Event ticket prices This event 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 ...

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