Events in Weymouth 2013
25th Holocaust Memorial Day – Service to take place at 10 am in Princess Diane Gardens, Radipole Park Drive, WeymouthBack to top
9th & 10th Quad Bike Racing – Weymouth Beach
16th & 17th “Crabchurch Conspiracy 1645” - Battle of Weymouth. Sat 11 am to 6 pm and Sunday 11 am to 2 pm. Weymouth Town Hall. Annual celebration and commemoration of the Battle and Seige of Weymouth of February 1645. www.pikeandshot.com
18th , 20th & 22th Feb Family Evacuee Experience Days – Nothe Fort. By advance booking only, admission fee applicable. www.nothefort.org.uk
15th-17th Run Weekend – Starting from the Hotel Riviera, 3 runs over the weekend to the Pavilion and return. Contact Mark Caswell.
24th Best of Dorset Show – Pavilion Theatre, Ocean Room and Forecourt.
Friday 29th March to Sunday 7th April - Easter Fairground, Pavilion Forecourt. 10 am to 10 pm daily.
29th March to 1st April Easter Activities and Events throughout the Borough
31st Pirate Day – Nothe Fort. www.nothefort.org.uk
6th Lodmoor Ahoy – Play Area, Lodmoor Country Park from 1.30 pm to 3.30 pm. Hosted by the Friends of Lodmoor Country Park.
9th Chesil Beach Flat Fish Open. www.weymouthangling.com
14th Osprey Sprint Triathlon. www.bustinskin.com
27thl Round the Rock – www.rmpac.com
4th, 5th & 6th Beach Kite Festival - Weymouth Beach
12th Meet the Club Vintage and Classic Vehicle Display – Jubilee Clock, Weymouth. 10 am to 4 pm. www.transportofyesteryear.com
19th Dorset Vintage Motorcycle Rally – Pavilion Forecourt.
19th Hard Way Round the Rock – www.rmpac.com
Saturday 25th May to Saturday 1st June - Whitsun Fairground, Pavilion Forecourt. 10 am to 10 pm daily.
25th Egdon Easy – Lodmoor Country Park.
25th Gig Regatta – Nothe Gardens / Newtons Cove.
26th-27th Quayside Music Festival – Weymouth Harbour (Town Bridge)
26th Dorset Tour – Lodmoor Country Park, Events Area.
31st May to 2nd June Wessex Folk Festival – Weymouth Harbourside. www.wessexfolk.co.uk
2nd Hardy Country Vehicle Run – www.transportofyesteryear.org.uk
9th Weymouth Middle Distance Triathlon – Greenhill Beach. www.conceptsports.co.uk
9th – 13th Sail for Gold Sailing Regatta - WPNSA
16th Vintage Bus Running Day – Lodmoor Car Park.
16th Classics on the Prom – Jubilee Clock, Weymouth - www.transportofyesteryear.com
22nd – 28th Weymouth and Portland Armed Forces Day Celebrations. Saturday events commence at 10 am with the arrival of the historic military vehicles to the Pavilion Forecourt and the very popular veterans rendezvous inside the Pavilion. The Beach Assault and Bridge Building exercise will take place on Weymouth Beach by the Royal Engineers. On Sunday the Service of Remembrance starts at 11am and is followed by the Parade of all veterans along the Weymouth Esplanade.
22nd “And Finally” – The Ultimate Tribute to Phil Collins, Nothe Fort. Open air concert. Booking essential www.nothefort.org.uk
29th June to 3rd July The Dragon Edinburgh Cup Sailing Championships – WPNSA
30th 15th Annual Fun Day Out and Classic Vehicle Show – School Hill, Chickerell.
6th Weymouth World Tour Biathle – Greenhill Gardens.
7th Portland 10 - www.rmpac.com
13th & 14th OMRA Model Powerboat Racing at the Pleasure Pier.
13th & 14th Dorset Sea Food Festival – Weymouth Harbourside
13th & 14th Upwey Open Gardens – Upwey.
15th – 21st Flying Fifteen National Sailing Championships - WPNSA
20th Midnight Walk - www.weld-hospice.org.uk/midnight-walk
21st Race to the Bill – Classic Triathlon and Sprint too. www.bustinskin.com
21st Tea on the Quay Music Festival – Weymouth Harbour (Town Bridge)
27th Portland Gooseberry Fayre – Weston Road, Portland. 11 am to 3 pm
1st to 6th Circus – Lodmoor Country Park, Events Area.
3rd-9th Topper National Sailing Championships - WPNSA
10th Summer Fete, Easton Gardens. 10 am to 4 pm, hosted by Easton Community Group.
10th & 11th Victorian Fayre – Nothe Fort. www.nothefort.org.uk
21st Weymouth Carnival Day & Fireworks – Esplanade / Beach.
25th “ABBA’s Angels” – Nothe Fort. Open air concert, starting at 7.30 pm. For further details and bookings www.nothefort.org.uk
25th-26th Quayside Music Festival – Weymouth Harbour (Town Bridge)
26th to 30th Weymouth and Portland Open Bowls Tournament - www.weymouthbowlstourney.co.uk
26th International Fireworks – Weymouth Bay
1st Weymouth Classic Triathlon and Sprint too! – www.bustinskin.com
3rdt National Merchant Navy Day. Flag Raising, Civic Flag Pole, Council Offices, Weymouth.
3rd Dumble Bimble 5 mile and 2k fun run. YMCA, Reforne, Portland. Starting at 7 pm. Entry on the night only. Fund raising for local charity, Weldmar Hospicecare Trust.
5th – 13th Dragon World Sailing Championships - WPNSA
9th – 13th Weymouth International Boat Angling Challenge - www.weymouthangling.com
14th – 17th Hurricane National Catamaran Championships – WPNSA
21st Golf Tournament – Pitch and Putt, Lodmoor Country Park. 10 am to 2 pm. Hosted by the Friends of Lodmoor Country Park.
29th The Little Devil Sprint Triathlon – www.bustinskin.com
29th The Diablo, Middle Distance Triathlon – www.bustinskin.com
5th-6th UKWA Youth & Masters Windsurfing Championships - WPNSA
10th & 11th Weymouth Pairs Species Charter Boat Open – Weymouth. Top prize money. For full details and entry forms www.weymouthangling.com
12th-18th Speed Sailing Week (41st) - WPNSA
12th Weymouth 10 mile Road Race – Weymouth Seafront
20th Lions Beach Motocross – Weymouth Beach.
24th United Nations Day, Flag Raising – Radipole Park Gardens.
27th Bedlam and Broomsticks – Nothe Fort - www.nothefort.org.uk
3rd Chesil Beach Cod Open – Abbotsbury - www.weymouthangling.com
5th Guy Fawkes Celebrations - Weymouth Beach.
10th Remembrance Sunday, Service and Parade – Weymouth Seafront & Portland Cenotaph.
7th Sparkle in Park – Play Area, Lodmoor Country Park. From 3.30 pm – 5.30 pm. Hosted by the Friends of Lodmoor Country Park.
8th I’m Dreaming of a Wyke Christmas
8th Christmas Event – Nothe Fort. 11am to 4 pm. Visit www.nothefort.org.uk for further information and admission prices.
15th Chase the Pudding – Weymouth Beach
25th Christmas Day Harbour Swim – Weymouth
31st New Years Eve Revelry
Events can be subject to change / cancellation due to weather / operational restraints and conditions. Please contact the Tourist Information Centre on 01305 785747 before travelling.Back to top