Festivals and Events for 2019/2020


Swanage and Purbeck hosts many festivals and events throughout the year, and there’s something for everyone.

Please see below for details about forthcoming events, or to print off a copy of the events list please click on the following link:

Events in and around Swanage 2019


If you require any further information about any upcoming event, please do not hesitate to contact Swanage Information Centre who will be pleased to assist you, or visit the Swanage Information Centre and Beach Gardens Facebook pages.


Please also take a look at Visit Dorset, Dorset's official tourism website, for further ideas and inspiration, visitor information, and for a full events selection across Dorset.


If you are an event organiser, please remember to add your event for free to the Visit Dorset website by completing a short form at VisitDorset.com - submit event


If you are considering holding an event on land owned by Swanage Town Council please either contact the Swanage Information Centre, or complete a Stage 1 Application Form. Thank you.


Other local websites you may find useful:

Durlston Country Park

Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre

Swanage Pier

Swanage Railway

Thank you and enjoy your visit!


We look forward to seeing you!