Events in Dorset
Viking Open Weekend
Last weekend in July at the Ancient Technology Centre,
Cranborne, Dorset. (Signposted) 10 - 4pm.
Wander back in time and visit our fabulous award winning Viking Longhouse, explore daily Viking life and crafts and fight the Viking hordes! Kiddie Vike - wooden swords and shields available.
The weekend will combine re-enactors with traditional crafts. The ATC is a real working farmstead based on archaeological evidence and includes ancient breed Soa sheep, cross Tamworth pigs/wild boar and chickens.
Shop at the Viking craft stall and enjoy homemade cakes, BBQ and refreshments.
£5 adults, £2.50 4 - 16s. Many indoor activities. Dark Age music and storytelling.
Tel: 01725 517618
Contact name: Pascale Barnes
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More Events in Dorset in July
Summer Ball, Kingston Maurward Gardens, Dorchester
Bourne Free Pride Festival, Bournemouth
Viking Open Weekend, Ancient Technology Centre, Cranborne
Tolpuddle Martyrs Procession, Tolpuddle
Steamed up @ the Barley Mow, Barley Mow Inn, Wimborne
Evolve Festival, Weymouth
Dorset Opera Festival, Coade Theatre, Bryanston
Kids Fun Festival, Bournemouth lower Gardens, Bournemouth
Country Fayre @ the Barley Mow, Barley Mow Inn, Wimborne
Shakespeare at Brownsea Theatre, Brownsea Island, Poole
Illyria Outdoor Theatre “Robin Hood, Sherborne Castle & Lakeside Gardens, Sherborne
Swanage Regatta and Carnival, Swanage
Mosterton Summer Show, Mosterton
5th Annual Motorcycle Ride Out, Poole
‘Classics at the Castle’ Classic Car Show, Sherborne Castle & Lakeside Gardens, Sherborne
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