Regular Markets and Fairs
|Name of Event||Date||Venue|
|Dorchester Street Farmer’s Market||4th Saturday of the Month, 9am – 4pm||South Street, Dorchester|
|Purbeck Products||2nd Saturday of the Month, 10am – 1pm||Swanage|
|Blandford Farmer’s Market||2nd Friday of the Month, 9am – 1pm||Blandford Forum|
|Sherborne Farmer’s Market||3rd Friday of the Month, 9am – 1pm||Cheap Street, Sherborne|
|Wareham Home Producer’s Market||Every Thursday, 8:30am – 11am||United Reform Church, Church Street, Wareham|
|Pundbury Farmer’s Market||1st Saturday of the Month, 9am – 1pm||Queen Mother’s Square, Poundbury|
|Bridport Farmer’s Market||2nd Saturday of the Month, 9am – 1pm||Arts Centre, South Street, Bridport|
|Wareham Farmer’s Market||2nd & 4th Thursday of the Month, 9am – 1pm||Town Hall, Wareham|
|Shaftesbury Farmer’s Market||1st Saturday of the Month, 9am – 1pm||Town Hall, Shaftesbury|
|Wimborne Farmer’s Market||3rd Saturday of the Month, 9am – 1pm||Market Square, Wimborne|
|Wool Country Market||Every Thursday, 10am – 11:30am||D’uberville Hall, Wool|
Festivals and Events
Following mounting demand for a whisky tasting we’ve finally got one in the diary! We’ll be joined for the evening by Springbank Distillery of Campbeltown to taste our way through their fantastically diverse range of Single Malts.
Please call us on 01305 266734 to register your interest. More details to follow.
We are delighted to announce that the 2017 Dorset Food and Venison Festival will take place on Saturday 29 April 2017
Moores, creators of the famous Dorset Knob, along with Dorset Tea and Dorset Food & Drink partnership all assist us in supporting the unique Dorset event.
We’re back in Bournemouth and we couldn’t ask for a more stunning venue for the UK’s original, biggest and best Gin Festival than the Ballroom at the Bournemouth Pavillion Theatre.
The Christchurch Food Festival is a fast-growing business-led event. It has developed into a huge and popular attraction drawing thousands of people to our colourful and vibrant town centre and picturesque riverside setting. This culinary relationship with our environment is visualized through the use of bespoke illustrations in our Festival’s marketing.
We’re tweaking the format of our ever popular Spring Wine Fair this year so be sure to save the date for a tasting that is not to be missed.
(More details to follow)
Sunday 14th May – 11.30am at the The Cottonwood Boutique Hotel Booking necessary.
Our Chief Chocolate Officer and Group CEO, Gerry Wilton is going to run a chocolate truffle making class on the 14th May!
On arrival there will be chocolate samples for tasting followed by an Inspirational and informative speech about the wonderful world of chocolate!!!
Guests will then be invited to make your own Belgian Chocolate truffles under the instruction and expertise of Gerry.
Tickets only £33.00 per person or £50.00 per person to include entry to the “All you can enjoy” Chocolate Buffet at 1pm – 01202 405010 for bookings
Festival visitors were delighted by the wonderful array of cakes at the Wonky Cake Company stall, in addition to the many other tempting food stalls. Chefs demonstrated their culinary delights in the cookery theatre
This May 2017 a brand new festival will be coming to the Dorset area in association with Poole Maritime Festival, a week long event from 15th-21st May. Poole Maritime Festival is being held in association with the European Maritime Day, a two day conference coming to the UK for the first time EVER.
An exciting week of events that includes the prestigious European Maritime Day. With activity aimed at local businesses plus a spectacular line up of family focused maritime events and entertainment – it’s a week not to be missed!
Your food event not listed, then drop me an email with details and I will add it John@dorsetfoodiefamily.co.uk