Weymouth is proud to host over 200 events throughout the year, embracing the area’s rich diversity of facilities, parks and open spaces. From family festivals, picnics in the park, sporting challenges to art and craft shows, there is always something to do. Take a look through the Calendar which is sure to excite, entertain and create memories.
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2022 Annual Festival and Leaflet – now available to download and view.
7 October @ 11:00 am - 8 October @ 11:30 pm
Weymouth’s ever popular Octoberfest is set to make its annual return on Friday 7th October and Saturday the 8th in the Ocean Room, Weymouth Pavilion with its fine seaside views. This extremely popular event now is now in its 11th year at the Pavilion is organised by West Dorset Campaign For Real Ale (CAMRA) and will this year feature over 60 real ales, ciders and perries from Dorset. We think this will be the largest selection of Dorset beers ever seen in one place.
Tickets go on sale from the 1st August, are priced at £11 per session and include a commemorative glass, programme and two halves of beer or cider. (CAMRA members receive an extra pint at the membership stand).
Customers are urged to get their tickets early to avoid disappointment from the following outlets:
Alternatively, you can buy tickets in person in Weymouth from The Globe and The Doghouse pubs as well as Chalbury Food and Wine or direct from the Pavilion box office. On Portland the Royal Portland Arms and in Dorchester The Convivial Rabbit are also stocking tickets.
Friday, 7 October 2022
11:00-16:00 Friday Lunchtime
18:30-23:30 Friday Evening
Saturday, 8 October 2022
11:00-16:00 Saturday Lunchtime
18:30-23:30 Saturday Evening
Throughout the Year
Weekly Saturday morning 5k Park Run, 9am. Free to join, register online.
Junior Park Run
Weekly Sunday morning 2k Park Run, 9am. Free to join, register online.
Weymouth Libraries – Join regular fun events for the whole family at libraries in Weymouth, including story times, rhyme times, chatterbooks and more. More information on the town’s libraries can be found here.
Radipole and Lodmoor RSPB Reserves – Walks and family fun days are held throughout the year.
Weymouth Football Club – catch up on all the big matches here.
All events are subject to change / cancellation due to weather / operational constraints.