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:
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Sport and Exercise, Walks (3),
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Up and coming festivals in the Isle of Purbeck. See All Festivals
Purbeck Valley Folk Festival
19th August 2021 to 22nd August 2021
The annual Purbeck Valley Folk Festival
Purbeck Chamber Music Festival
2nd September 2021 to 5th September 2021
The Festival welcomes Natalie Clein and Friends once more to the Isle of Purbeck on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast
Swanage Folk Festival
10th September 2021 to 12th September 2021
Swanage comes alive with hundreds of Morris dancers in their bright costumes and jingling bells, and folk music lovers.
Purbeck WALX festival
17th September 2021 to 19th September 2021
Nordic Walkers of all levels are invited to join the team at Nordic Walking UK for three days of Nordic walking, workshops and social events in the stunning Isle of Purbeck in Dorset
Swanage Blues Festival
30th September 2021 to 3rd October 2021
Swanage Blues Festivals take place in March and October each year
3rd March 2022 to 6th March 2022