What's on inWeymouth

Welcome to Weymouth

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Weymouth - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Weymouth to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Editor's Picks

Forthcoming events in Weymouth

Dave Mynne - The Odyssey (Greek Stuff!)
Buckland Newton Village Hall

With all the good bits with the boring stuff removed; a compact piece of theatre magic based on Homers epic tale. David Mynnes skill with just a few simple props a rubber face and clear and concise storytelling will fill you with…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01300 345455
Pipeline Theatre - Spillikin
Winfrith Village Hall

Its the 70s. Sally likes Debbie Harry Raymond likes making robots; theyre an unlikely pair. Flash forward to 2030. After a long childless and sometimes bumpy marriage Sally has Alzheimers. Before Raymond died he created a robot uploaded with his memories…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01305 852117
Absolute Bowie
Weymouth Pavilion

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01305 783225
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
Weymouth Pavilion Theatre

Sexy funny feisty eye opening and totally entertaining ‐ East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour.The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Dotty the Dragon
Lulworth Castle

Award winning kids theatre company Blunderbus present Dotty the Dragon Dotty is a magical and enchanting tale about a baby fire dragon that lives with her grumpy dad Mr Dragon. In the village below everyone fears for their lives for dragons eat…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Family Events


Tourist Attractions

Weymouth Sea Life Park

Sea Life ‐ a network of marine life aquariums stretching across much of Europe. Each of our attractions offers a unique insight into the lives of a myriad creatures from shrimps to sharks. Come and discover the amazing stories behind nature's hard cases: the crustaceans. …


Discovery is an independent, self‐financed hands‐on Science Centre. Our customers, young and old, spend an hour or more with us, enjoying our interactive exhibits ‐ there are dozens of them Discovery has over 60 exhibits covering a wide variety of experiences.Most of our visitors spend at least an…

Dorset County Museum

Welcome to the Dorset County Museum, where the story of Dorset's rich landscape unfolds in a range of fascinating displays. The Museum was founded in 1846 to help protect and record the county's unique historical and natural environment. Today visitors to the Museum can find out…

Dorset Teddy Bear Museum

The Dorset Teddy Bear Museum, Dorchester's unmissable family museum, plus Teddy Bear House, a unique family house with people sized bears. Be sure to visit the museum's charming period shop stocking top brands: Steiff, Robin Rive, Merrythought, Dean's, Cotswold Co, Gund & many more ‐ probably the…

Hardy's Cottage

Birthplace of novelist and poet Thomas HardyThomas Hardy was born in 1840 in this small cob and thatch cottage and from here he would walk to school every day in Dorchester, three miles away. It was built by his great‐grandfather and is little altered since the family…

Terracotta Warriors Museum

This is the only museum devoted to the terracotta warriors ‐ now regarded as the 8th Wonder of the Ancient World ‐ outside of China. The terracotta warriors created worldwide fascination when 6000 of them were discovered in a pit in 1974 guarding the First Emperor of China's…

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