Exhibitions in Dorset

Details of exhibitions in Dorset, UK can be found in this section of the Visit Dorset website.



    16 Oct

    Bournemouth Library, 22 The Triangle, Bournemouth. BH2 5RQ

    16/10/2017 To 28/10/2017

    10:30 am To 4:30 pm

    Bournemouth Electric Camera Club Members Exhibition.

    @ Bournemouth Library 16th – 28th October 2017  10.30 – 16.30

    Closed Sunday 22nd.   Donation Box for Macmillan Caring Locally.

    Please come along and see our work and help support

    Macmillan Caring Locally.

    26 Aug

    poole park

    26/08/2017 To 26/08/2017

    12:00 pm To 6:00 pm

    The Dorset Indian Mela runs from 12:00 to 18:00 and promises fun for all the family in a celebration of Indian culture, cuisine and heritage. Offering the opportunity to travel the diverse tastes of India from a wide selection of food stalls, it will also feature Food stalls, henna painting, entertainment in the form of dancing and live music and a bouncy castle for the kids.

    15 Aug

    The Toy Barn, Blackmarsh Farm, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 4JX

    15/08/2017 To 15/08/2017

    11:00 am To 2:00 pm

    Teddy Bears’ Picnic at The Toy Barn, Sherborne
    Tuesday 15th August 2017
    11am-2pm

    Join us with your child and their favourite teddy for a fun Teddy Bears’ Picnic in our play orchard on Tuesday 15 August. Bring your own picnic and a blanket, and enjoy play time on our climbing frames, swings, trampolines & wendy houses. Ecco-Gelato will be serving up some delicious ice-creams from their amazing bike! There will also be Face Painting and Flower Garland making.

    Teddies should come in fancy dress, and the owner of the best dressed teddy will win a unique prize.

    Tickets cost £5 per child (adult entry is free), which includes a Toy Barn gift voucher.

    Places are limited so book online today!

    Please note: tickets booked online can be collected from the shop in advance or on the day.

    07 Oct

    The Tank Museum,

    07/10/2017 To 07/10/2017

    10:00 am To 5:00 pm

    The Tank Museum will be inviting exhibitors from across the UK to exhibit their models throughout the Museum. Miniature, Remote Control and Scale models will all be in attendance.

    Find out more http://www.tankmuseum.org/whats-on/events/bovevt53876

    21 Oct

    The Tank Museum,

    21/10/2017 To 29/10/2017

    10:00 am To 5:00 pm

    See Tanks roll into action at 1pm every weekday, starting on 23rd of October. Realistic explosions and expert commentary. Learn how tanks have evolved and how they are used in battle in this action.

    Find out more http://www.tankmuseum.org/whats-on/events/bovevt53753

    16 Sep

    The Tank Museum,

    16/09/2017 To 16/09/2017

    9:00 am To 6:00 pm

    Your last chance in 2017 to see Tiger 131 make an appearance in the arena. As the only running Tiger I tank in the world you really can’t afford to miss it! Advance tickets only.

    NEW FOR 2017 – Silver package and dine with Tiger 131!

    Find out more http://www.tankmuseum.org/whats-on/events/bovevt53768

    04 Aug

    217 Wakeham, portland, dorset

    04/08/2017 To 04/08/2017

    10:30 am To 4:00 pm

    Family fun day celebrating all things Jurassic at Portland Museum in the heart of the Jurassic Coast. Dinosaur crafts to make and take, dinosaur hunt with a prize, ice and eat a dinosaur biscuit, make dino veggies and much, much more! Refreshments available for snack and lunch or bring your own picnic!

    01 Jul

    The Riviera Hotel, Burnaby Road, Alum Chine, Bournemouth, DORSET BH4 8JF

    01/07/2017 To 01/07/2017

    10:30 am To 4:30 pm

    : https://dorsetbumptobabyshow2017.eventbrite.co.uk

    Dorset Bump to Baby Show 2017 is being held at The Riviera Hotel in Bournemouth. It’s a beautiful location and we’re aiming to make the day a really fun, relaxing and worthwhile experience for over 300 new and expectant parents with some very special guest speakers including the fantastic midwife and author, Mark Harris and author, midwife, blogger and hugely popular insta-mum Clemmie Hooper, a range of educational workshops and taster sessions, treatments and prenatal/postnatal exercise classes, 40 exhibitors showcasing and selling some of the best local pregnancy and baby related products and services and access to the hotel’s great spa and leisure facilities and restaurant.

    If you’re expecting in 2017 or have a young baby you really can’t afford to miss this fantastic event!

    Tickets on sale via Eventbrite NOW! £1 from the sale of each £12.50/£15.50 ticket and 50p from the sale of each £3 will go directly to our chosen charity, SPRING support.

    For more information please contact Zoe and Claire at dorsetbumptobabyshow@gmail.com

    13 Jul

    The Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts, Middle Farm Way, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3AR

    13/07/2017 To 13/07/2017

    9:30 am To 12:30 pm

    : Please bool on line at the shop 'Rosalind Atkins - Smocking and Dorset Buttons' on Folksy.com, or follow the link from the website or give Rosalind a call.

    This workshop is an ideal way to ease yourself into learning about smocking and create a freestyle postcard sampler.  You will be provided with all the materials necessary, including pre-pleated fabric, to learn a simple smocking stitch (or two) and create a postcard sampler.

    06 Jul

    The Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts, Middle Farm Way, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3AR

    06/07/2017 To 06/07/2017

    9:30 am To 12:30 pm

    : Please book on-line at 'Rosalind Atkins - Smocking and Dorset Buttons' on Folksy.com, follow the link from the website www.rosalindatkins.co.uk or give Rosalind a call.

    At this workshop you will be provided with all the materials necessary to begin creating simple traditional Dorset buttons, including the cross wheel and the fabric based Singleton button.

    No experience is necessary.

    18 Jun

    The Tank Museum,

    18/06/2017 To 18/06/2017

    9:30 am To 5:00 pm

    For the first time, The Tank Museum will be holding a special Father’s Day experience! On 18 June, explore the Museum, Vehicle Conservation Centre and Workshops and enjoy a delicious carvery lunch.

     Tickets are £65 each and include three tours, a tracked vehicle ride and a choice of beef, gammon or pork with all the trimmings.

    You can join your Dad for lunch and explore the Museum for £22 per adult or £12.50 per child.

     There are limited places available so get them soon. Pre-booking is required.

     Please find more details and buy tickets here: http://www.tankmuseum.org/whats-on/experiences/bovexp53844

    06 May

    Wimborne Square, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 7JE

    06/05/2017 To 06/05/2017

    10:00 am To 4:00 pm

    Wedding Fayre in the Square, hosted by Sienna Grace Weddings – A Chic wedding style market in the heart of Wimborne.

    Come and meet our friendly wedding suppliers and find out about some of the best wedding venues in this beautiful historic market town. Live Entertainment stand with a variety of musicians throughout the day.

    Have you just got engaged and don’t know where to start! Looking for ideas, inspiration or just want to add the wow factor to your special day.

    First 50 Brides or Grooms get an exciting bridal goody bag.
    Its FREE entry.

    Wedding Fayre at 10am – 4pm.

    Car parking on the road is free for one hour or pay and display in one of the central carparks.

    Working with Wimborne BID to bring you this local fayre.

    20 Jun

    The Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts, Middle Farm Way, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3AR

    20/06/2017 To 21/06/2017

    6:30 pm To 8:30 pm

    This advanced workshop will show you how to insert a piece of smocking into a slip cover for a book.  All materials will be provided including a suitable A5 size journal to be covered.

    If you can, please bring with you a selection of sewing needles (including crewel needles), pins and a pair of small, sharp scissors, but don’t worry if you can’t as these will be available.  Also you may like to bring your sewing machine along to the second session.

    The workshop will be held in the DCCA café and refreshments will be available.

    The workshop will run from 6.30 – 8.30 pm over two evenings and costs £25 per person.  Please book tickets on-line by following the link from the website, www.rosalindatkins.co.uk or by phoning 01305 889741.

    06 Jun

    The Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts, Middle Farm Way, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3AR

    06/06/2017 To 07/06/2017

    6:30 pm To 8:30 pm

    At this workshop you can’t go wrong!  You will be provided with all the materials, including pre pleated fabric to learn a couple of traditional stitches that you will then use to create a postcard sized sampler.

    If you can, please bring with you a selection of sewing needles (including crewel needles), pins and a pair of small, sharp scissors, but don’t worry if you can’t as these will be available.  Also you may like to bring your sewing machine along to the second session.

    The workshop will be held in the DCCA café and refreshments will be available.

    The workshop will run from 6.30 – 8.30 pm over two evenings and  costs £25 per person, including all materials.

    Please book on-line by following the link from the website, www.rosalindatkins.co.uk or by phoning 01305 889741

     

    27 Jun

    The Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts, Middle Farm Way, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3AR

    27/06/2017 To 27/06/2017

    2:00 pm To 4:00 pm

    At this special, relaxed workshop you will be provided with all the materials necessary to make a beautiful vintage style Dorset button posy brooch.

    No previous experience is required and the workshop is suitable for all ages, from age 8 upwards.

    If you can, please bring with you a selection of sewing needles (blunt and pointed) and a pair of small, sharp scissors, but don’t worry if you can’t as these will be available.

    The workshop will be held in the DCCA café and refreshments will be available.

    Tickets cost £18 per person and include all materials to make one brooch.  Please book on-line by following the link from the website, www.rosalindatkins.co.uk or by phoning 01305 889741.