The Spirit of Portland Festival – 25 Jul 2015 – 2 Aug 2015
A multi-community based festival, celebrating the unique culture, maritime heritage and natural environment of Portland. Events includes singing, dance and live music combined with open days, talks and walks. On the water raft race, open-water swimming and extreme sports.
Download a program of events here.
Visits the festival website here: spiritofportlandfestival2015.wordpress.com
Party in the Park – Sunday Aug 16th
11am – 6pm at Lodmoor Country Park, which will play host to a selection of incredibly talented singers and musicians from around the area including The Leggomen, Sound of the Sirens, Pop Club and many many more. Also featuring The Wild and Deadly Show courtesy of Bugfest. Come and handle the creepy crawlies and see all the scary bugs!
More details here: Air 107.2 FM
Weymouth Carnival – Wednesday 19th August
Crowning of the Carnival, followed by a day of family fun including stalls, The Red Arrows, fairground rides, games, performances, music, food and much more. The evening sees the procession of floats and marching bands along the seafront and fireworks to finish later on.
More details: www.weymouthcarnival.co.uk
Jurassic Rocks Music Festival – 21st, 22nd & 23rd August
“The Jurassic Rocks Music Festival was born out of an idea on how to get people to visit the fabulous isle of Portland and have a great time doing it. So with that in mind we sat down with a few drinks and a whole heap of ideas and came up with the idea of putting a little show on.”
More details: jurassicrocks.co.uk
Quayside Music Festival – 30th – 31st August
Live music on Weymouth quayside organised by Rendezvous
More details: www.rendezvousweymouth.co.uk