Events in Swanage

Whats On in October 2023
events in Swanage & the Isle of Purbeck

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: Animals and Conservation (26), Art and Museums (104), Childrens or Family Event (127), Community (301), Education (38), Exhibitions and Shows (23), Fetes and Festivals (2), Food and Drink (3), History and Heritage (102), Hobbies (4), Music (72), Sport and Exercise, Walks (33), Theatre and Stage (3), .

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October 2023

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Festivals

Up and coming festivals in the Isle of Purbeck. See All Festivals

details for Wilkswood Reggae Festival

Wilkswood Reggae Festival

18th July 2024 to 21st July 2024

Peace, love & harmony in the woods by the sea.

details for Swanage Carnival Week

Swanage Carnival Week

27th July 2024 to 3rd August 2024

The week long event begins on Saturday night with a large firework display followed by the procession of decorated floats and bands on Sunday afternoon.

details for Purbeck Valley Folk Festival

Purbeck Valley Folk Festival

15th August 2024 to 18th August 2024

The annual Purbeck Valley Folk Festival

details for Purbeck International Chamber Music Festival

Purbeck International Chamber Music Festival

29th August 2024 to 1st September 2024

The Festival welcomes Natalie Clein and Friends once more to the Isle of Purbeck on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast

details for Swanage Folk Festival

Swanage Folk Festival

6th September 2024 to 8th September 2024

Swanage comes alive with hundreds of Morris dancers in their bright costumes and jingling bells, and folk music lovers.

details for Purbeck WALX festival

Purbeck WALX festival

9th September 2024 to 16th September 2024

Nordic Walkers of all levels are invited to join the team at Nordic Walking UK for a week of Nordic walking, workshops and social events in the stunning Isle of Purbeck in Dorset

details for Swanage Blues Festival

Swanage Blues Festival

3rd October 2024 to 6th October 2024

Swanage Blues Festivals take place in March and October each year

details for Purbeck Film Festival

Purbeck Film Festival

18th October 2024 to 3rd November 2024

Films shown in and around the Isle of Purbeck

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