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 August
Gaunts House Summer Gathering, Gaunts House, Wimborne
Kids Fun Festival, Bournemouth lower Gardens, Bournemouth
Great Dorset Steam Fair, South Down Farm, Blandford Forum
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Fireworks Proms, Meyrick Park, Bournemouth
Melplash Agricultural Society Show, West Bay Show Ground, Bridport
Gillingham & Shaftesbury Agricultural Show, Motcombe Showground, Motcombe
Shakespeare at Brownsea Theatre, Brownsea Island, Poole
Flowers by Candlelight, Bournemouth Lower Gardens, Bournemouth
Open Air Cinema, Corfe Castle
Illyria Outdoor Theatre, Sherborne Castle & Lakeside Gardens, Sherborne
Divinemoon Festival, Portland
Stock Gaylard Oak Fair, Stock Gaylard Estate, Sherborne
Weymouth Carnival, Weymouth
Great Dorset Chilli Festival, St Giles Park, Wimborne St Giles
IRONMAN UK Triathlon, Sherborne Castle & Lakeside Gardens, Sherborne